What's this whole side hustle thing all about anyway? What is a side hustle, and why do you need one?

What’s This Whole Side Hustle Thing All About, Anyway?

I’m all about the side hustle here at Boost My Budget.

‘Side hustle’ is a bit of a buzzword in the personal finance community. If you follow any kind of money blogs or you’re interested in making money online, you’ve likely come across this term before.

However, I was talking to some of my offline friends recently and no of them had a clue what I was going on about. I realised maybe this term isn’t used so much in the ‘real world’!

I decided to write this post to explain what a side hustle is, why you need one and why I’m so obsessed with them.

Hopefully you’ll be …

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How to start selling on Amazon WITHOUT any stock. You can start an Amazon business that will be up and running today, and you don't need to handle any inventory yourself. In fact, once the system's set up, it's almost passive income! I've been trying it for a couple of weeks - here's my write up.

How to Start Selling on Amazon – WITHOUT Any Stock

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Today I wanted to share a new way to make money online that I’ve been experimenting with over the last couple of weeks.

I’ve been interested in selling on Amazon for a while now. I read about some other bloggers who were killing it and even making enough to quit their day jobs after a few months!

How to sell on Amazon without stock - an easy and creative home business idea

Sell on Amazon for profit

A typical business model for selling on Amazon is retail arbitrage.

This means you look out for things on sale in the shops, then sell them on Amazon for higher price. If you

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Receipt Hog Review: do you have purses and wallets stuffed with old receipts? Could you make MONEY from them? Receipt Hog claims so. I tested it out.

Receipt Hog Review: Can You Turn Receipts into Cash?

If you’re anything like me, your purse or wallet is stuffed full of old receipts.

You might keep them for budgeting purposes, in case you need to return something or want to check a price, but ultimately they’re just junk and get thrown away.

What if there was a way to make money out of all these receipts?

According to Receipt Hog, there is!

What is Receipt Hog?

Receipt Hog is an app that uses your phone camera to submit pictures of receipts in exchange for points or ‘coins’. When you collect enough coins, you can cash out.

You can get the app on the App Store or …

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Thinking of Starting Matched Betting? Here’s What You Need to Know…

Thinking of starting matched betting? You should be!

Matched betting is the easiest and fastest way I’ve found of making money from home. It can earn you £100s or even £1000s each month!

Oh, and it’s NOT gambling – don’t let the name put you off.

Matched betting uses special calculators to ‘match’ your bets (for and against an outcome) so you should not lose money. The profit comes from the free bet special offers.

If you follow the instructions, carefully, you should make money every time!

I use the training service Profit Accumulator, which has detailed walk-through guides for each offer.

I earned my first £1000 in …

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Citizenme App Review - make money from surveys on your phone

Citizenme App Review: Instant Cash for Mini Surveys

I’m always looking for ways to make money on my phone.

Recently I’ve had some success with OnePulse and Spare5.

Now, I’ve found a brand new app to share with you!

It’s called Citizenme and it pays you instantly to complete short surveys on your phone.

What is Citzenme?

Citizenme works on the idea that you should be rewarded for sharing your data. We put so much personal data out there every day on Facebook, Twitter and other networks, which those companies profit from by selling to advertisers. The idea behind the app is that we can choose to sell our data directly to businesses who want it.

Sounds …

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