Side-Hustle Ideas

by Angelique Platas

Apr 12, 2019

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Tips / Other

When you need cash quick for an event or the day job just isn’t cutting it, it might be time to turn to the side hustle. While some can pick up an extra shift at a part-time job or overtime with their full-time jobs, others have to do as a good millennial would and use the internet to their advantage.


Enlist the help of these trusty apps.



You may already have this app for all your grocery and food ordering needs, but did you know you can get paid to use it? Yes, you’ll need to do the shopping for users, but you can apply here and make some quick cash for doing something you might already like to do — grocery shop!


If Instacart isn’t available in your area, try similar apps, like Postmates, DoorDash, GrubHub, Shipt and, if you’re handy, check out TaskRabbit.



To make a little extra cash while running errands, try Ibotta. The app allows users to take photos of receipts from participating stores, like Costco and Walmart, and search for cashback items. The app scans your receipt for deals and applies cash back almost instantly.


Survey Junkie

If you want to make some quick, easy cash, try Survey Junkie. The survey allows brands to get a better idea of user opinions while dolling out a few bucks here and there for users.



More like a flexible part-time job than a side hustle, driving for Lyft can be worth the little extra effort. See if you’re eligible online and get driving in your off hours for some extra cash.


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