Running low on cash? Thanks to the internet, making money from the convenience of your own home has never been easier. Today, there’s an abundance of websites that allow you to make money online. These are our top five ways you can boost your income by $300 this month:
1.) Turn outgrown kids clothes into cash! The website, thredUP.com allows you to buy and sell practically new children’s clothing from your home. You can earn cash for clothes you’d otherwise give away and you can spend it where you’d like. Their site makes the selling process fast, easy and convenient! Simply order a free thredUP Clean Out bag online, fill the bag with like-new children’s clothing and put it outside for pick-up (yes, shipping is free)! ThredUP will inspect your clothes and pay you up to 40% of the resale value upfront.
2.) Sell back your electronics that you no longer use! Gazelle.com is a great place to help you upgrade your devices faster or just help you put a little extra cash in your pocket. Gazelle will pay you for the cell phones, iPads, Macs and other Apple devices that you no longer need. Getting an offer for your electronic devices is quick, easy and free. Gazelle offers free shipping and free removal of all your personal data from every item they receive.
3.) Trade your unwanted and unused gift cards for cash! Gift card exchange websites such as, GiftCardRescue.com, allow customers to sell unwanted gift cards for up to 90% cash back and purchase discounted gift cards from over 250 major retailers. With over $1.7 billion in gift cards unspent each year, GiftCardRescue.com provides the easiest, safest, and fastest way to get the most of out of your unused gift cards. To sell a gift card, log onto their site, click the “sell gift cards” tab, type in your gift card merchant, value, and expiration date. Once you have completed this, you’ll be sent an instant offer with instructions on how to redeem your payment.
4.) Make money from your iPhone and become a mobile app tester! uTest.com provides in-the-wild testing services that span the entire software development cycle. People that have the time and desire to test iPhone apps and discover bugs can be rewarded payments for their efforts. When you sign up for uTest, you build a reputation on the basis of the testing they have done so far. A better reputation signifies access to more profitable app testing opportunities.
5.) Make money by completing easy tasks! Amazon Mechanical Turk lets you earn money working on Human Intelligence Tasks (HITs). These are tasks that computers and software cannot do, so it requires a person to get the job done. You choose an assignment, and on completion, are credited with payment to your account. The jobs include simple tasks such as labeling images, visiting a website and giving feedback, translating audio files into text, and rewriting a sentence in your own words. They usually only take a few minutes to complete and can pay up to $30 or more per task!