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Does anyone have any ideas on how to make extra money or save more money?

I am a working newly single mom who is surprisingly expecting a new baby. My salary will be cut 5% this year due to the economy. I need something that I can do at home if possible. Any ideas?

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Asked by snukbear at 10:43 AM on Jun. 29, 2010 in Money & Work

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  • Try doing the jobs on the computer. As for saving money you have to cut back as much as possible.

    Answer by mamaofficer at 10:52 AM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • Anything you don't absolutely need .. You don't need.
    For example: You need Electricity, heat, home like OR cell phone, you don't need both. And of course rent/mortgage. You don't need cable TV, you don't need netflix, you don't need fast internet, you don't need any luxeries if you're on a tight budget. Don't buy any foods you're not going to use to the fullest. Shop at Save-a-lot or Aldi's type stores.

    Answer by JazzlikeMraz at 11:20 AM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • Have a big garage sale and shop at garage sales or consignment shops for your baby stuff, even some stuff for you. I got a stroller barely used, retails for $150 for $5. Also got some gap women's shirts for $1 a piece. Find a support system if you don't have one. My mommy friends and I swap babysitting so I don't ever have to pay for a babysitter.

    Answer by lil_angel00 at 12:20 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • Try to cut back as much as possible. Get rid of things you don't need. I work from home and I love it! I am a stay at home Mommy to my almost 3 year old son, and 15 month old daughter. I work with a great team of Moms; we help each other create income from home. No parties, No inventory! Weekly pay! Free website, training, and unlimited support!!
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    Answer by mommy2joeynabby at 12:46 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

  • I work from home with Ameriplan and I make money AND save money with them while helping others do the same :-).


    Answer by ChristinaAtHome at 2:26 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

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    Answer by uniquemom30 at 3:44 PM on Jun. 29, 2010

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