Side Hustles: How to Start Earning Extra Cash

Join our weekly #CreditChat on Twitter every Wednesday at 3 p.m. ET.  This week we talked about ways to make extra money with side jobs. The panel included: Sandy Smith: Founder of and Side Hustle Queen; Rod Griffin: Director of Public Education at Experian and Mike Delgado: Director of Social Media at Experian.

We’re also featuring financial tips all week on Snapchat.

Questions We Discussed:

  • Q1: What’s a side hustle?
  • Q2: How can someone decide what type of side hustle they should start?
  • Q3: What are the pros/cons of having a side hustle?
  • Q4: How do you manage your time with a side hustle?
  • Q5:  Is there anything someone should be wary of before starting a side hustle?
  • Q6: How can someone figure out how to price their services?
  • Q7: What are some frugal ways to advertise a side hustle and build clientelle?
  • Q8: How will you know when it’s time to take your side hustle full time?
  • Q9: What should someone with a side hustle know about taxes?
  • Q10: Any final tips for someone looking to start a side hustle?

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View the Complete Chat on Storify

If you’ve never heard about #CreditChat, here is a brief overview:


How to Make $400+ a Week as a Pet Sitter via Wisebread

#HustleCrew 30 for 30 Challenge via Sandy Smith of YesIAmCheap

99 Side Hustle Business Ideas You Can Start Today via Side Hustle Nation

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