Subscribe via RSS Feed

Ways To Make Money In A Poor Economy

[ 0 ] March 1, 2009 |

With the way the economy is these days, you’d be hard pressed to discover someone that has not been affected. No matter if it is a family who’s had their job terminated or someone who’s company has shut the doors, nearly every person has felt the effects.

This has caused an increase of people going to the Online marketplace in search of techniques to earn cash to make it another month. In previous times, have never considered making extra cash because they earned enough to live comfortably. Today is a new day. Today many people are finding ways of making extra money. If you are in this circumstance, don’t fret. It’s easier than you might have thought at first.

Here are some ways anyone can go out and make money easy on the the World Wide Web. Don’t think you’ll earn enough to worry Donald Trump but maybe you can obtain groceries or make that house note before you get foreclosed on.

Online Auctions

Ebay allowed many ex workplace workers and other people to make money by selling stuff on Net. Some great sources of stuff to sell are Craigslist, garage sales and estate auctions. Make sure you know what the stuff is worth before buying it though!


Craigslist is a free Internet classified site that allows people to post stuff for sale or to just get rid of it. There are people making full time incomes by going around and picking up stuff other people want to get rid off. You can then go home and put it back on the Internet for sale or list it on ebay.


Nearly every one you meet knows how to make at least one craft. Etsy is an online auction site for consumers to hawk their crafts. Some desperate families are scoring some good cash selling crafts and craft supplies on Etsy.

Become an Expert at What You Know

Do you have a special skill that others will pay for? There are places on the the Internet that are always looking for freelancers. People with computer skills or special knowledge of a program like Excel or Quickbooks can find freelance jobs. Writers are also in great demand. To find these jobs, just look in the Services section of Craigslist or visit the Marketplace section of DigitalPoint forums or Sitepoint forums. Many people are making good income providing special skills that are in demand.

Whatever your skill set, there is a way for you to get extra income in this economic slump. Just get out there and apply yourself and search for the opportunities. Who knows, you just might find something that you love doing and make a lot of money doing it.

Tags: , , , , , ,

Category: Money Making Tips

About admin: View author profile.

Leave a Reply

You must be logged in to post a comment.