Money is the most important tool that makes the impossible, possible and possible impossible in this world. The journey from cradle to grave is sponsored only through money. From the time a child is born, to his earning a degree and then finding a suitable job, one need to have money. It will not be wrong to say that today’s world is not running on emotions, but on money. People who somehow are able to earn a degree are left unemployed. Without money it is impossible to survive in this blood thirsty, cut throat world. If you are someone who is wondering how to make money while unemployed, then you are at the right spot.
Not all who graduate from the college are absorbed in any industry. Many, in fact, millions are left jobless. In such a time, to make both ends meet is an uphill task, but no more. In this article we shall discuss about the many ways in which you earn you living even without getting employed. So, saddle up your horses and get ready to earn money as you continue your job hunt.
Mentioned below are some ways in which you can earn money without getting employed by anyone.
1. Cleaning Houses
No one likes to do their household chores, especially cleaning. You can use this as an opportunity to earn money. Talk to your friends if they want or know anyone who needs someone to clean their house and are ready to shell some dollars for it. Once you have found out about any such opportunity, you can start working and get money.
This work requires no documents and you will be working out of your own free will. There will be no agreement signed before you start working. This will help you to learn as well as earn good amount of money, enough to sustain you.
2. Walk Dogs
If you know how to be friendly with a pet, then this work will interest you. Most dog owners are very reluctant to take their dogs out to walk. Get hold of any such owner, if you know in your friend circle or if your friends know of any, and start earning good. All you need to in this kind of job is to take the dogs out for a walk in the evening.
This work requires no hard work. You should only know how to be friendly with dogs and that’s it. By walking dogs in the park, you can get some time out and also relax. Walking dogs is also a good way to keep yourself fit. So, the only way to keep yourself fit and get paid also is by walking dogs.
In a busy world, people hardly have time for anything or for anyone. You will be able to find my parents who, due to their busy schedules are looking for someone who can babysit for them. Talk to these parents and babysit for them whenever they require. This is one of the best and considerably the oldest way of earning money.
All you need to do is just look after their children in their absence, and you will get paid for that. Try to strike a friendship with the kids, to avoid any problems from their side. Some children can be very mischievous, and hence you need to be very patient in your approach while handling such kids. This work will suit you best if are good with kids and know how to be patient in the worst of situations.
4. Sell Used- Unused Items
Get hold of all the things that you possess, but are no longer of any to you. If you also have some items at your place which are unused and of no use to you, you think of selling them. Merely by possessing items which are of no use to you will not help you in getting money, selling them, however will.
Ask your friends if they want any of the things that you have, if it could be of any use to them or to anyone else they know and sell it. By doing that you will be able to get money and it will also be making more space in your place. In order to attract more buyers, you can sell off your items at discounted rates.
5. Census Worker
A part time job, as a census worker will help you earn good amount and will also give you a chance to meet new people every day. As a census worker, you will have a good pay. The working hours are also very flexible and the Government will reimburse for any government related work for which you paid from your pocket.
These short -term paid jobs will surely help you meet both ends and still have good amount in your savings. As you get to meet new people, you can also find out about the various other job opportunities. Who knows for census you land up in your future employers’ house!
6. Odd Jobs
Another way in which you can earn good amount of money is by doing odd jobs. Jobs like washing a car, mowing the lawn etc. is something that everyone runs away from as it is very time consuming. You can take advantage of this situation and ask them if you could help them out with these jobs. Set the amount of money which you will be asking from them for rendering your service. People, in order to get away from these works, are usually ready to shell good amount of money and will not hesitate to give extra incentives if the quality of work is good.
Freelancing is a boon to those who want to earn extra income without being pressurised by any boss. Although, initially freelancing doesn’t pay well, but once you have worked for a while, the pay scale also increases. If you have some skills in any field, you can make the most of it by working as a freelancer and earning money. This will not only help you to earn money, but also polish your skills.