Earning money online seems to be an attractive prospect for someone who can spare those extra hours to earn extra bucks. But most of the times, users feel disappointed as there is no definite way that can guide them to some reliable ways and means to start. All the ads out there are not always genuine. And yes, if you are too desperate to make some quick money, you are bound to be disappointed.
Here are some points that can be taken into consideration before venturing into the online money making business. Though this seems to be a lucrative opportunity to try out, it has its own flaws and benefits.
As little as you think that a resume is not needed for an online job, you are still not thinking right. Not every agency is a fake and if you come across one genuine company which asks for a resume, then you got to be prepared and make the resume as appealing as possible. Since you won’t face the recruiter face to face, your resume is all that you can sell yourself with.
Before you start on a project, you might want to know what is the payment frequency and also the various payment methods that a particular company offers. And apart from depositing straight to a bank account, most of them will opt for a Paypal account. So, it is simple and easy to create an account in Paypal.
As soon as you type in the search bar for online jobs, you will find many websites that are displaying ads saying that you can earn big by sitting at home. And that attracts a lot of people who are looking exactly for something like that. And some of the websites ask to pay to so and so amount against so and so account and that you will be made a member of that group. They also claim that you will be given your first assignment after registering with them by this payment and that you will start earning immediately. Most of the companies don’t even pick up the call after the payment is made. There is absolutely no way to find out the genuinity of a firm and the best way is to conduct research before taking a call.
This research includes searching for the company’s website, if it is a .com or not. Since, a firm that is in a position to give work worth lakhs to customers will be in a position to maintain a .com website in the least. And then, search for the official office address of that company. If it is in your city, pay a visit and see if the office is well maintained or if it is just a name sake place. Ask for other employees who are working with them online and if possible make a few phone calls or meet in person. This will give a lot of trust and will also safe guard you against most of the damage, if at all any occurs.
To make money online while still doing a full-time job –
You can sell new or used products for a little margin. You need a camera or phone to take pictures, create an account in online retail websites and post your ads. It is a big wait and watch game, be prepared!
Online translating work is similar to online writing job. The only difference is the content is pre-written and you will be saved from the hassle of creating conent. So all you need to do is translate. You need to be good with at least two languages to translate from language to another.
Data entry is a huge business that is running in the market currently but very few are genuine. All you need is a computer, internet, power and typing skills.
This might not be very easy, but with a lot of patience, you need to grow your contacts and thus earn customers.
If you feel that you have a lot of knowledge in a particular area and that if you feel people will benefit by your sharing of it, then this is an easy and best platform that is available. All you need to have is a camera (these days phone cameras are also pretty well) and a topic to talk about and a neat way to present it. Make a channel in Youtube and upload and get few clicks and you can start enrolling for ads to be placed before your videos and earn.
Stocks can be a little risky, but if you have those extra bucks and if want to try your luck, this can serve well for such optimists. But it needs a lot of patience and also right judgment in making the choice of investment, amount of investment and also most importantly time of the investment.
This can be very productive if one has the passion for writing irrespective of the subject or topic. As the number of projects will be very few and with specific needs, being flexible with any kind of subject content will only serve. It will also widen one’s knowledge as it needs you to research and write on various topics.
Best thing about being an Online Tutor is that you will have great control over your time. you have the freedom to set up your own tuition timings and can take classes at your leisure. Most of the online classes are taken by english speakers to non-english speakers that reside in other countries.
This can be very useful for those who are already in a day-time job and have the patience to work after office hours also.
All you got to be prepared with is a computer, high-speed internet connection, an email address, a paypal/bank account to receive money, minimum knowledge to browse and research and a lot of patience. Good Luck!!!