Earn Money at Home

How to Make an Extra $500 a Month Online

What would you do with extra money every month? If you’re looking to fatten your wallet, you may want to consider an online business. Many online businesses can be started with little to no overhead costs, giving you the chance to try something new without large financial risks. Read Full Article »

Where to Find Online Freelance Job Opportunities

Are you self-employed or thinking of doing some freelance work? Are you looking for ways to grow your part-time workload and find new clients? Depending on your skillset, there are various online job boards where you can find new projects and build your business. Let’s look at some good online freelance job opportunities for Canadians. Read Full Article »

Product Testing in Canada

Have you ever wondered how companies decide which new products to bring to the market? New goods are quite expensive for companies to produce. They must complete several phases, including research, design, production, testing and advertising. In order to make sure a new product will be a profitable one, companies use a series of tests to determine how well it works. Once companies are done testing their new product in a lab environment, they often want their item tested in real-life situations. This is when in-home product testing comes into... Read Full Article »

Diversifying Your Income Streams

Diversified income has been a hot topic lately on many personal finance websites. What exactly does it mean? We often hear about the importance of diversifying when investing our money in order to be in a better financial situation when we retire. Diversifying your income streams is a similar concept, focusing on having different sources of revenue. We call this building alternative income. Alternative income creates a financial safety net – if your main source of revenue disappears, your other sources will still bring in money. Read Full Article »

20 Easy Part Time Jobs for Summer 2013

Summer will soon be here. Are you looking for ideas for seasonal part-time jobs? Here are some easy ways to make money while leaving you lots of time to enjoy the sunshine. Read Full Article »

Where to Get Ideas for Home Business?

You have always wanted to be your own boss and call the shots. You envy your friends and family that have taken the plunge and started their own businesses, but where to start? The idea of starting your own business can be quite overwhelming. By taking the time to do some research and self-reflection, you can start your own successful home business. Read Full Article »

How to Write a Resume with No Work Experience

Applying for jobs can be a daunting task. Even with little or no work experience, you can create a professional looking resume that sells your skills and gives you a better chance to get that interview. Layout First impressions are important. Having an easy to read resume allows potential employers to quickly grasp your basic information, experience, skills and goals. Following these guidelines will make your resume look professional and well organized. Use a clean, simple font, with a font size of 10-12 points. Whimsical, colourful fonts or... Read Full Article »

How to Earn Money from Home with Writing?

Whether you enjoy writing fiction, articles or catchy slogans, you may be able to be paid to write from the comfort of your own home. With little or no overhead expenses, you can set your own schedule, take on as many or as few assignments as you like and enjoy the freedom to work from anywhere, as long as you can bring your laptop. Read Full Article »

Interview Of The Month: Mr. Canadian Budget Binder

We spoke to Mr. Canadian Budget Binder (Mr. CBB) - anonymous Canadian blogger writing about budgeting, finance, frugal tips, recipes and more. We'll be running the 'Interview of the month' section every month and main focus will go to the personal finance bloggers based in Canada, we hope you'll find these interviews useful in many ways. Read Full Article »

Pros and Cons of Working From Home

Each year on June 1st, more than 75,000 Canadians across the country roll out of bed, switch on their home computers and begin work while still in their pajamas. Why? In fact, this is all in honour of Canada's unofficial 'Work From Home Day' which aims to persuade the government to increase the number of home working opportunities nationwide. Read Full Article »