Modern times can be tough as you struggle financially to stay on top of keeping one's head above water. The expectations of providing everything the family needs to get by can be daunting! The cost of this seems to be endless…and for a lot of people, annual family holidays, great education for the kids, nights out on the town, upgrading the car etc, etc, might be impossible because of circumstance. But the clock is ticking and time is fading away. But, there is hope…real hope!
Bills Piling Up?
Sure you could ask your boss for a wage rise,.. or … sell something your not using anymore but neither of these ideas is a long-term solution. Financial freedom can not be achieved working for someone else. Ask yourself this question – what would happen if all of a sudden the main breadwinner in your family lost their job next week or for other reasons couldn't work again? How long would you be able to continue to live the way you are now even if you receive some sort of benefit from the state? How long would it take before the bills started piling up?
Scary just thinking about it right? But this is what has happened to loads and loads of families all over the world. Even if you have the dream job with the dream income, how long would it take before you found yourself in an undesirable position?
Well… many have thought about this and that's why more and more people are finding the MULTIPLE opportunities the internet has presented. They many thousands of ordinary people have found very real opportunites to change their circumstances, using the internet.
Opportunities Galore Online?
The internet is currently being used by over 3 billion active users and it's growing every day. Huge numbers as you can imagine. There has never been a time in history before where one has opportunities as the internet has presented. The internet is ‘young' and there are opportunities here like no other.
Making A List
MANY people want to lead a life whereby they determine how much they want to earn, where they want to work, how much they want to work, and many are doing this from the internet. IN FACT, online business is being created while people work their regular job.
If you were to make a list of GREAT REASONS for starting a global online business, it might read something like this:
- it can provide extra INCOME (or replace my current income)
- it can cost LESS than $500 per year
- It ONLY needs a computer and an internet connection
- I can have an online business while working my regular job
- I work from anywhere at anytime
I decide how much I want to work
Let's break it down a bit more to see what ways there are to make money online.
The world is the marketplace, and products and services are moving around the globe at an ever intensive pace. Internet giants such as AMAZON, for example, have changed the way we source the everyday things we want. But a bulk of their business is dependant on individual business owners known as associates or affiliates, driving traffic to the products via their own website. In turn, when a visitor goes on to purchase an item the business owner gets paid a commission. This is known as AFFILIATE Marketing. eBay is another platform that is similar.
There is something for everybody ONLINE and here is but a drop in the ocean of ideas to get the juices going.
- Administration Sevices
- Website Content Writing
- Image Editing
- Computer Graphics Design
- Website Design
- Financial Services
- Video Creation
- Online Tutoring
- And on it goes…
- Translation services
There are so many things you could be doing online. All you need is an idea and people who will pay for what you have. There are numerous online spaces to find these people and let them know what you have. They are everywhere.
Places to consider having your own online business include the following.
- Fiverr (a place to sell logo graphics)
- Wealthy Affiliate (community-based affiliate training and hosting affiliate business)
- Guru (for hiring freelancers)
- Udemy (for your own online courses)
- and much more…
I'm not saying it will be easy as it will take work on your part but I will say that it is entirely plausible to earn a regular online income that could make the difference to your financial situation. All of the above options can be operated part-time.
How to Earn An Income Playing Video Games Online
Imagine coming home from a hard days work to sit and chill for a while by playing your favourite computer game. But what if you could earn something from it as well. Is it possible to earn enough from gaming to replace your current income? Well, there are those who have done just that. Enjoy this story…
A recent story from newyorker.com concludes how you can earn a living from playing your favourite digital games. Imagine coming home from a hard days work and all you want to do is sit for a while to chill out and forget about what happened at work and to just play your favourite computer game for a while. So if you are going to do that, then why not earn some extra cash while you are at it?
The most followed players on the platform Twitch earn well into seven figures. That day, he was on his way to meet the streamer Roberto Garcia, who was supposed to be at home but had instead gone to a casino outside the city to celebrate his girlfriend’s birthday. Dariani’s speedometer crept toward ninety miles per hour.
thumbnail courtesy of newyorker.com
Is earning a part-time income an possibility for you? Let me know if you would like some help getting started. Use the comment box that follows.