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The New York City’s Taxi and Limousine Commission approved new rules yesterday that are designed to set a minimum wage of $17.22 an hour for Uber and Lyft drivers. Last August, New York’s City Council also set a cap on new vehicle licenses for ride-hail services. The purpose of these measures is to regulate the […]

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15 Side Jobs You Can Easily Do From Home

Are you looking to save extra money or pay off debt? Or maybe you just want some extra cash in your pocket for the weekends. Regardless of your specific goal, finding a side job can help. Here are the best side jobs from home currently out there. But getting a second job away from home adds yet another […]

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Interested in starting a personal business in addition to your day job? It’s easier than ever before to work full time and get a 1099. 7.5 million The number of people who held multiple jobs as of November 2017 (Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics). For many people, working a side hustle job is a way […]

average income of side jobs

Looking to earn a little extra money on the side? You’re not alone. Life can get expensive between paying off student debt, surprise expenses, and trying to save. Sometimes, one job just doesn’t cut it. The good news is, nowadays, it’s easier than ever to find a side gig. In fact, a recent CareerBuilder survey […]

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31 Ways to Make Money Online

It used to be if you wanted to live the “American Dream,” you went out and got a full-time job. That dream is changing. 39% to 44% of millenials have side jobs. According to a survey by ReportLinker, while 77% of the U.S. working population is full-time, more than 8% of employees have left full-time […]

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Candice Kilpatrick can thank her side job for being able to keep a roof over her head. “I’ve been laid off three times in five years,” says the mom of two who works in content marketing in New York City. 44% of people ages 25 to 34 and 39% of people ages 18 to 24 […]

make some extra cash with these side jobs

If you’re trying to climb out of debt and have cut as many expenses as possible, it may be time to supplement your income. Increase your chances of becoming financially fit by taking on a side job. Thanks to today’s gig economy, it’s easier than ever to find “moonlighting” jobs that allow you to quickly […]

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The Growing Importance of The Gig Economy

Technology always influences the economy, but it’s done so in a particularly dramatic way over the past few years. In particular, the rising availability and popularity of GPS-enabled smartphones, laptop computers, online freelancer platforms, and time tracking apps allow people to easily find clients themselves and work from home rather than seek employment in a traditional […]

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When most people hear the word contract, they think of ponderous parchment documents stuffed with legal mumbo-jumbo. In reality, a valid contract doesn’t need to be complicated. It only requires an offer by one entity and acceptance by another. As long as each side negotiates in good faith, many straightforward exchanges of goods or services […]

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Once you have successfully navigated the booby-trap laden path to be approved for disability benefits (Supplemental Security Income, SSI, or Social Security Disability Income, SSDI), the last thing you want to do is endanger your benefits in any way. At the same time, you may not want to spend the rest of your life knitting […]