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Unusual Ways to Make Money Online

As many of you know, there are tons of ways to make money online, whether you want to be a web designer, writer, or someone who has a skill for poker at a new online casino. Below are some interesting ways to make money that you might not have considered.

Listen to music

Sounds too good to be true? Sites like Slicethpie will show you how! The process starts with an unsigned band. They need someone to review their music, right? However, the want objective reviews from someone who will help them find their voice. That’s where you come in. Write honest and helpful reviews to increase you rating, and earn while listening to music! Anyone who is willing to share their music expertise is especially welcome on these sites where many of the bands have no formal musical education. They are also looking for market reactions to their music, and even without formal training, your input is valued.

Tutor a noob

Anyone familiar with gaming parlance will instantly recognize this word as meaning a new and inexperienced player. Anyone who has played video games will know that world of professional gaming is both very high-tension and high paying. It is also not easy to get into without a little help. Thus, many people will pay money for a guide to help them through this process. Several websites even offer online guides who will join you in your game virtually and give you live demos and classes, in game. This process is completely online, and you don’t have to leave the comforts of your own home in order to earn. Best part? You get paid to play video games!

Survey your surroundings

Paid online surveys are a fast, easy and reliable method of earning cash. There are several places where you will be paid for your opinion, and signing up for a bunch of them will multiply your revenue. The data that you will supply gets sent to the company in the form of market demand statistics, or consumer wants and needs. No personal information is usually given out. Besides surveys, the Internet also has sites that pay you for a random or chance encounter with a celebrity, or even a confirmation of a celebrity spotting.

So, if you are looking for a job or are currently in between jobs, try to think outside the box and look to make some extra income online.

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Erin Thompson

Erin Thompson spent years managing her own blog about budgeting and debt. Because of that, she has great insights not only about managing spending and borrowing but also about running websites profitably. When she's not writing articles for us, she's traveling and looking for new types of wines to try.
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