Thursday, November 19, 2020

6 Side Hustles You Can Do From Home To Earn Extra Money

More Americans are seeking out side hustles you can do from home to earn extra money. Thought Catalog for Unsplash

Jennifer Barrett

With the unemployment rate still hovering near 7 percent and millions out work, a growing number of Americans are picking up side hustles to help cover expenses and build a savings cushion for an uncertain future.

In a recent survey by financial wellness app Acorns (where I’m the Chief Education Officer) and Opinium Research, a third of respondents surveyed said they had already picked up a side gig alongside their regular jobs, and nearly 20 percent of workers said they’d like to start one.

Last month, Acorns launched a new Job Finder feature, powered by ZipRecruiter, that includes millions of listings not just for full-time jobs, but part-time roles and side hustles, too. Early data shows the most popular side hustle categories were work-from-home opportunities—not surprising given the pandemic, and recent surge in cases, has many people looking for ways to earn more money from the safety of their home.

Here are six good-paying side hustles that you can do from home to earn extra income.  Read more >>