10 Unique Ways To Make Money As A Teenager
Hey guys, today I’m going to be showing you 10 ways that you can make money as a teenager and none of them involve surveys.lol
Most of these are methods I’ve actually seen teenagers do and after talking to them and getting their insight I’ll be giving you some tips for how to get started and how to actually do them so that you can be earning some extra money.
Find something that you know how to do and that you’re good at. It could be chess, playing an instrument, a certain subject like English, Math, or a language and tutor to younger kids.
A great way to make connections is through your parents friends They might have younger kids who need tutoring and you can just do a little bit of that on the side and the money is really good.
#2 Digitizing Photo Albums
This is something that a lot of people want to do but they just don’t have the time, so it’s something that you can take off their hands and do for them.
All you’ll need for this is just an average scanner like the ones that often come with printers and just scan in people’s old family photos and archive them into folders.
It’s as simple as that and you can organize them by year and then give it to them on a USB and charge them for however many hours you spend doing that.
#3 Being Someone’s Instagram Husband
So this just means helping out people who want to develop their Instagram. They probably need someone to help them take photos of themselves so you can just charge them for an hour or two to go out with your camera or even just your phone.
Taking photos of them for Instagram you can go to the beach or to a cafe or some nice location with them. You could charge a pretty good amount of money depending on if you’ve got a professional camera and if you know how to edit photos as well.
Direct them with posing and just encourage them. Show them the pictures as you’re taking them and just have a good time
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#4 Virtual Bookkeeper
A lot of people need someone to do bookkeeping work for their business and they don’t have to know that you’re a young person because you can do it all online.
This is something that my niece actually did when she was a teen and made her a little bit of money on the side. I think it was about 15 to 20 bucks an hour and basically it just involves listening to audio and typing out what you hear.
Usually it’s for companies who are developing things like AI software and they want it to recognize human voices. They just need a whole lot of information about what words sound like.
It’s literally as simple as putting on some headphones, getting on your computer and typing out what you hear. And if you have decent typing speed then it means you can make more money doing this.
#6 Sell Stock Photos
There’s a lot of stock photo websites that will buy your photos or you could reach out to bloggers who might need certain themes of photos. It could be gardening or parenting or health related things.
You could set up a partnership with a blog where they pay you to take photos for their blog posts. It will be In your favor if you have a decent digital camera but as good as most phone cameras are these days you could probably start with just your phone camera.
#7 Write Paid Blog Posts
A lot of blogs will outsource the writing for their blogs because they just want to produce a lot of content and don’t have time to do it. You can look on freelance writing sites such as Fiverr.
Sometimes people will need a blog post written about something to do with photography or cosmetics or animals. There’s so many different topics for so many different blogs so find something that you know a little bit about and write a blog post.
#8 Ghost Writing
A lot of people need a ghost writer to write things like brochures or ebooks for them and they might not necessarily have the English speaking skills to be able to do it themselves so they will outsource it.
You can find these kind of jobs on freelance writing websites and the amount you get paid will depend on how long the project is.
#9 Evaluating Search Engines
Search engines like Google and Yahoo and Bing need people to evaluate the way that search engines work. They do not require you to work a specific schedule but instead send along evaluations projects as they become available.
Basically, you are given a search term and the results for that search term from a specific search engine, like Google or Bing. Then, you’ll determine whether the results are a good fit for the search term, or query.
You base your evaluation on a number of factors and then rate a result based on your findings. You can make anywhere from 12-15 dollars an hour but it’s not something you can count on for full-time work.
#10 Sell Your Junk Mail
Believe it or not there are companies that actually want to buy your junk mail. There’s a company that I found called SBK center that will send you prepaid envelopes and you can mail them your junk mail.
They also want to get your e mail junk mail so you just forward it to their email address. They’ll give you a gift card every twenty dollars so it’s a really easy way to make a little bit of money every day.
10 Unique Ways To Make Money As A Teenager – Conclusion
I hope this post about the 10 unique ways to make money as a teenager can help some of the younger people out there open up their mind to think outside of the box. There’s money to be made out there and if you can learn various skill sets the sky can be the limit.
Each and every one of you have certain talents that you can use to grow your own business. Challenge yourself and get out of your comfort zone to test ideas out. You don’t have to follow the herd, blaze your own path.
Nothing great happens until you get out of your comfort zone. Good luck in your journey and if you ever have any questions just reach out.