My absolute favourite ways to make money online

I quit my job in 2013 to work for myself full-time, as my regular readers will know. I’m really proud that I have created a job that I can do, at home, working for myself. I’ve always wanted to be self-employed and now I am really am living my dream! I am earning a full-time income and have been able to have some wonderful holidays, and other treats, for my family over the last year in particular using the money that I have earned. I’m also debt free – which is a wonderful feeling, and feel the most financial aware that I have ever been.

I love being able to make money online! For me, personally, I think diversifying is the key to online success. I run this blog, and AllergyFreeDay and make money from those blogs in a variety of ways. Alongside that I like to keep up the online moneymaking too as this helps us with family holidays, nice days out and provides a boost to my income on quieter months too.

If you’re someone who doesn’t have as much time to dedicate as I do, or perhaps a lot of energy to dedicate to starting a website and creating content, there are still some fantastic ways that you can make money online.

My absolute favourite ways to make money online - My daughter Daisy and me on a lovely holiday!

Matched betting – If you’ve been around making money online for a long time you may have heard of this already. Basically you are using free bets an offers from bookmakers and casinos to make yourself a profit. I made made £15,000 in my first 4 months! Once I won £7,906.12 – there is screenshot proof too if you want to check. Long term I would say you can make a small, regular pot of money each month from this and the return on your time is much higher than paid surveys and the like. Although I do enjoy these too as I like to keep things diverse! Be sure to read my pros and cons of matched betting.

Paid surveys – I love getting paid for giving my opinion. There are SO many sites now and these are some of the ones I use and like:

There are LOTS more survey websites that I use, and you can find all of the ways to that I make money in my ways to make and save money online post. I love lots of websites listed there and am trying to update it regularly now!

Do you fancy getting paid to eat a lunch or perhaps visit a chain bakery in your local area? Check out *Marketforce then!

You can also look at money saving as another fantastic way to increase your family budget. You can save money on your food shopping, (AD) save money on beauty products, save money on takeaways and save money on Tassimo pods just to get you started. I’m a big fan of meal planning (especially meal planning with mince) batch cooking and cooking one of slow cooker recipes to save money and time. Nothing beats avoiding the takeaway again with a nice dinner that you prepared first thing in the morning when you had the motivation! Be sure to check out my 50 moneysaving tips and 21 unusual ways to save money if you want some more inspiration.

You can read my ultimate list of ways to make money online for more inspiration!

If you’re looking for ways to make and save money online then I’ve got a ton. I’ve also got a load of ways that you can save money offline too – but the internet is my life! I love it. Nothing beats being able to stay home with my beautiful nine month old daughter, everyday, and make money in the process. You can find the full list of my favourite ways to make money online if you want some more inspiration!

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AD. I’ve been making money online for absolutely years now. I’m not even sure I could tell you quite how long. Over that time I have tried all manner of ways to make money, many of which I’ve stuck to in one capacity or another. I’ve used lots of great websites to make money from paid surveys, market research, focus groups, inputting data, creating content, completing paid offers and much more. Having a diverse income online is really important to me and so I am always looking for ways to increase my income, and have a little extra money for my savings challenges. Today I want to share a website with you that I hope will help you boost your income a little – *20 Cogs!

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AD. I have been making money online, pretty consistently, for a number of years now. During those years I have tried all manner of ways to make money online. I have done everything from filling out paid surveys and attending focus groups to testing new products and helping software creators to ensure their software is running without glitches. Throughout the years that I have been making money online, there have been many websites that have come and gone. One money-making venture that has been consistently regarded as well paying are online paid focus groups. Today I want to share with you one of my favourite websites to make money and talk about the different ways that you can get paid for market research.

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