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is: I Don’t Know What To Do! Am I Even Qualified To Start A New Business?
You may think retirement is boring – Or you need to make money to live
These 17 popular ways to increase your retirement income will get you up and out.
I carefully researched different ways to make money for retirees. I found there were some very far-fetched ones that the designer of the method wanted you to spend money to buy his/her products. I left them out. These 17 ways are great for any work experiences you may have had in the past.
17 Ways To Make Retirement Money
1. Sell Your Photos
If you want to earn some extra cash by selling prints of your work, here are a few ways to do that: Sell your photos on your own website or upload them to sites like Adobe Stock, Shutterstock, Alamy, Esty,
You can frame copies of your photos and sell them at art and craft fairs. Ask local coffee shops, restaurants and other outlets if they would display your photos in their places of business. (Remember to always display a way for people to contact you for prints.)
To get a good handle on the photos that are selling best, pull up the websites of these
- People – children, adults, and various cultures.
- Businesses buy stock photos. People at work. Adults with laptops, notepads, public speaking, holding their phone, etc.
All types offood
- Tools are popular. Nuts, bolts, hammers, gears, screws can
be usedin all types ofpromotions and will convey many thoughts to your potential buyers.
- Buildings, city skylines, people commuting.
–city parks, dog parks, skylines, sunsets, sunrises, mountains. You can’t go wrong with nature shots.
- Photos taken around the world are in high demand.
And what’s great is most of the companies listed above also will sell your video clips. You want to produce 5 to 60-second video clips.
2. Dog Sitting or Dog Walking
You can combine your love of dogs by staring a business dog sitting or dog walking. You’ll
More and more people who are working all kinds of shifts and love their dogs. If you live in a city, then maybe dog walking business would be perfect for you.
3. Selling On eBay
4. House Sitter
You can build a clientele of people wanting you to house sit their home. On a designated day, you move into their house, takes care of their pets, perform any housekeeping they request, and makes sure the house is in good shape when the house owners return.
5. Bookkeeping Services
If your background is numbers and want to work from home, then starting a bookkeeping service business would work for you.
Starting a bookkeeping service could include creating balance sheets, providing income statements, developing business plans, and creating monthly,
6. Virtual Assistant
Being an “assistant” to anyone doesn’t sound glamorous, but if you have the skills,
You can use online services like Upwork.com
Although personal and virtual assistant jobs do not sound glamorous, they
7. Blogger or Vlogger
Do you have a hobby you want to share?
Do you know how to do something well?
Are you an expert on a specific topic?
Then let the world know with your blog or vlog. (Vlog is a video blog.) All you need is a computer, Internet connection, and a good quality camera.
How do you make money? You can write reviews of products
8. Resume Writer
If you like to write, then consider becoming a Resume Writer. No one like to write their own resume and pay very good money to have their personal info compiled in a modern, acceptable resume format. It will cost you nothing to get set-up. There are plenty of online instruction so you can become a resume writer in a short amount of time. You can sell your services online at websites such as Upworks and Fiverr and average a good hourly or daily pay rate.
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