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How can i make more money?

I am a single mom with a full-time job but with rent, utilities, and other bills, money is pretty tight and now I need to get car insurance for the first time. Does anyone know of a good way to make some extra money on the side without taking away too much family time?

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RaeShana

Asked by RaeShana at 4:47 PM on Nov. 3, 2013 in Money & Work

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  • I'd try babysitting, first off. That's going to be the most likely to preserve family time. You can try selling things on eBay if you have stuff to sell.

    Are you getting child support? That can take a load off you. If you're not getting it, hie thee to court and GET it. Unless Dad is in the cemetery or prison, he needs to be paying for the child(ren) he helped create.

    And look at what if anything can be cut.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 4:54 PM on Nov. 3, 2013

  • home daycare
    girliemom0406

    Answer by girliemom0406 at 4:58 PM on Nov. 3, 2013

  • babysitting
    charlotsomtimes

    Answer by charlotsomtimes at 4:59 PM on Nov. 3, 2013

  • eBay? It's the perfect way to make great money at any time of the day!


    (ha ha, that rhymes!)

    m-avi

    Answer by m-avi at 5:07 PM on Nov. 3, 2013

  • Sell your old baby items on Craigslist. Those usually go pretty fast. Baby sitting. Take the kids for a walk and pick up cans to recycle. Do you have any talents or skills like sewing? You could put an ad in Craigslist.... GL
    Nimue930

    Answer by Nimue930 at 10:04 PM on Nov. 3, 2013

  • Direct Sales.
    PartyGalAnne

    Answer by PartyGalAnne at 12:58 AM on Nov. 4, 2013

  • http://loveglow.wordpress.com/work-at-home-opportunities/
    XOXOArmyWife

    Answer by XOXOArmyWife at 7:06 PM on Jan. 27, 2014

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