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9 Ways to Make Extra Cash on the Weekends

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Make Extra Cash on the Weekends By staff columnist,  Alexandra Deluise 9 Ways to Make Extra Money While Working a Full-Time Job It’s a much-repeated idea throughout the personal finance community: if you want to make positive changes in your financial situation, you need to spend less than you earn. A simple way to do this is to make extra cash on the weekends. After all, smart financial progress means not stealing from yourself by saving money where you can.  Make extra cash on the weekends for investing and other expenses and you’re on your way to building long-term wealth....

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6 TIPS TO INCREASE YOUR INCOME

6 TIPS TO INCREASE YOUR INCOME

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 Make More Money and Don’t Spend it – Tips to Increase Your Income Ever since my first lemonade stand in elementary school, I’ve been an entrepreneur. At age 16, I replied to a published job announcement and started my door to door Avon sales business. In college I made “hippie” shirts and sold them to my friends. While working as a business intern in Spain, I gave English lessons on the side. I enjoyed my stint selling real estate, as my compensation was directly tied to my effort. After obtaining my first Masters degree in counseling and while employed...

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Multiplying Effect for More Money

Multiplying Effect for More Money

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“How much money do you want to make every year? If you haven’t seriously asked yourself that, you should.” ~Steven Key in “Want to Make More Money? Understand the Multiplying Effect” in Entrepreneur.com Think about how much money you will make this year.  Next think about how much you would like to make. Finally, multiply your desired amount by 30. Here’s how it works. Lenny wants to make $100,000  per year. Multiplied by 30, that’s $3 million. And that’s the gross amount he’d make over 3o years working. It would be wonderful if the entire $3 million could be...

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How to Make Money in High School and College

How to Make Money in High School and College

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Non-Retail Jobs for High School and College Students By contributing columnist,  Alexandra Deluise You’re broke and you need extra money this year. But you want to find a job that can be flexible around your studies. While there are many easy jobs for students such as babysitting or child care (positions which usually pay around $10 per hour), we’ll explore other opportunities that can use your talents more effectively. Are You Wondering How to Make Money in High School and College? You may be feeling frustrated as you ponder how to make money in high school and college. Are you worried...

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Fun Ways to Make More Money

Fun Ways to Make More Money

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8 Fun Ways to Make More Money and Enjoy It, Too! By contributing columnist,  Alexandra Deluise Making more money doesn’t need to be a drag. While typically people imagine “make more money” being another way of saying “get a second job, work 80 hours a week, and forget about having any fun,” that isn’t the best way to earn a little extra. As the saying goes, do something you enjoy and you’ll never work a day in your life. While there are many, many ways to make more money quickly (I can think 26 ways right now!), I’m a...

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Is Holding a Garage Sale Worth it?

Is Holding a Garage Sale Worth it?

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After $448 I ask, “Is Holding a Garage Sale Worth it?” Jr. Carina and I have made about $448.00 for our most recent garage sale. Is the cash worth the time and effort? Our previous garage sale was in 2003, when we moved from Ohio to Pennsylvania. At that time I swore I would never hold another yard sale.  Then, we were moving out west to California. So, seven and a half years later, I gave in. Find out the final answer to the question, “Is holding a garage sale worth it?” As we embarked on our second garage...

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