What Can You Do To Side Hustle This Year?

Two key focuses of my blog are Financial Literacy/Money and Business/Entrepreneurship. One of the smartest and most rewarding things an employee can do is start a side hustle. There are numerous benefits for personal piece of mind in addition to creating an additional income and for some individuals, financial independence. The following contributed post is entitled, What Can You Do To Side Hustle This Year?

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When it comes to your life, you may know that there are things you want to be able to do to make changes. Maybe you have always wanted to be able to buy a house? Or you know that you’d like to make money outside of your regular job? Then you’re not alone – many people feel this way. It could be that you know you need to top up your savings account or that you’d like money to travel? It doesn’t really matter what the ‘what’ is, but that you can actually work to make it happen. And one of the ways that you can do it is to make sure that you are working on a side hustle. It’s important for you to approach it in the right way. Let’s take a look.

Start A Blog

To begin with, you might want to think about starting a blog. This is definitely something that you may find is really fun to do. If you have a topic to write about and you know that you want to make money this way, you’ll love to create a blog and make money from it.

Launch A Business

From here, you may also find that you want to take that to the next level by launching an actual business. This can be a lot of fun if it’s something that you’ve always wanted to do. And now is the time. Get your house together, put everything into storage units so that you have space for an office, and get started. When you can start the coaching or consultancy business – or whatever you want, it’ll really work out for you.


Sell Your Stuff

Something really simple that you can do is to sell your stuff. It can sound really crazy, but selling things you have can really allow you to make up some extra cash for your savings or the things you need.

Create A Product

From here, you might want to think about what you can do to create a product that you know will sell well. But sometimes, you may not want to invest a ton in buying items to sell, but you want to be able to invest in something that costs very little to get started. Digital products can be really great for this. You will just want to make sure that you are focusing on the right thing that you know you can sell, and that will make you money.

Make More Use Of Your Time

But then also, you have to just make sure that you are more aware of your time and your life. You may find that you just want to relax in the evenings and at weekends – and that’s okay. But, you know that you can use that time to make more money. You can look to buy things at flea markets to sell, or do errands for people – whatever works for you. But your time can be money, so make sure you work on that.

Author: anwaryusef

Anwar Y. Dunbar is a Regulatory Scientist. Being a naturally curious person, he is also a student of all things. He earned his Ph.D. in Pharmacology from the University of Michigan and his Bachelor’s Degree in General Biology from Johnson C. Smith University (JCSU). Prior to starting the Big Words Blog Site, Anwar published and contributed to numerous research articles in competitive scientific journals reporting on his research from graduate school and postdoctoral years. After falling in love with writing, he contributed to the now defunct Examiner.com, and the Edvocate where he regularly wrote about: Education-related stories/topics, Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), Financial Literacy; as well as conducted interviews with notable individuals such as actor and author Hill Harper. Having many influences, one of his most notable heroes is author, intellectual and speaker, Malcolm Gladwell, author of books including Outliers and David and Goliath. Anwar has his hands in many, many activities. In addition to writing, Anwar actively mentors youth, works to spread awareness of STEM careers, serves on the Board of Directors of the Friends of the David M. Brown Arlington Planetarium, serves as Treasurer for the JCSU Washington, DC Alumni Chapter, and is active in the Dave Ramsey Financial Peace Ministry at the Alfred Street Baptist Church. He also tutors in the subjects of biology, chemistry and physics. Along with his multi-talented older brother Amahl Dunbar (designer of the Big Words logos, inventor and a plethora of other things), Anwar is a “Fanboy” and really enjoys Science-Fiction and Superhero movies including but not restricted to Captain America Civil War, Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice, and Prometheus. He is a proud native of Buffalo, NY.