May 27, 2016

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Tips for a successful garage or yard sale

Yard sales are always effective to bring in a few hundred dollars, plus the bonus of getting rid of all your extra stuff and gaining a bit of space.  Audrey at Audrey Confidential has 8 great tips for creating an effective yard sale.  Here are four of her tips –   1. Coffee. Coffee. Coffee. […]

Start a house painting business

Many individuals have turned part-time house painting into a full time, multi-employee business for themselves.  College students are notorious for doing this kind of work since it’s easy to start and has great potential for good money.   And who else could think of ways to build it up successfully with minimal starting capital? If you […]

15 Unique Side Jobs for Women, Part 3

This is not a complete list, but picked some from the huge brainstorming list that would be a bit different than the popular suggestions you see online. Offer small business owners to call their overdue receivables.  Get % of total dollars brought in from these accounts they were about to send to collections. Find local […]

Temporary Tattoo Artist

Add fun to festivals and home parties! Are you good at copying artwork or even freehand?  Then you could possibly start a side job drawing temporary tattoos. Have your own set of drawings for people to choose from or have them bring you their own piece of art for you to paint on whatever bodypart […]

Man who fixes typewriters out of his utility barn

Terry Vorten witnessed firsthand the death throes of a once-world-beating analog technology—the typewriter. Its destruction turned his lucrative profession repairing the machines into an anachronistic cottage industry. The 69-year-old resident of the Shelby County town of Fairland might be the last typewriter repairman in central Indiana. Vorten, who these days works out of a tricked-out […]