Make money from your couch with these 3 jobs

Last updated: April 12, 2024
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Wouldn’t it be great to earn money from the comfort of your own home? Well, thanks to technology and the evolution of the workforce - you can! People across the country are discovering ways to cushion their bank accounts without having to leave their couch. Remote work is perfect for parents, students looking for a side hustle, or anyone just looking to make some extra cash! Here are three creative ways you can start making money fast.

Please note: there are a lot of scammers out there. Before jumping on board with the first work from home opportunity you find, make sure the company and position are legitimate!

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1. Set your own schedule as a Data Entry Clerk

Data entry roles do not require a particular educational or professional background. There is no lengthy training program or learning curve either. All you need is a reliable internet connection and computer.

Many individuals find data entry work fairly easy, though the tasks can get a bit repetitive. The low barrier to entry makes this gig a wonderful, non-intimidating option for anyone interested in #workfromhome opportunities. Another huge advantage of this job is that you can set your own hours and work when it is convenient for you.

Click here to find Data Entry Clerk positions near you!

Skills needed for online data entry

  • Computer skills
  • Typing skills
  • Strong communication
  • Organizational skills
  • High tolerance for repetitive tasks

Typical pay ranges

Pay ranges on a per-hour or per-project basis, so they can vary depending on your specific situation. According to PayScale, you can expect to earn between $11 - $18 per hour.

2. Help improve websites and apps as a User Tester

How would you like to get paid to play around on websites and apps for a few hours? Organizations often hire people called User Testers to provide honest feedback and reviews of their websites and apps.

They're curious to know: What did you think about the overall experience? Was the site easy to navigate? How about the design and layout? By answering questions like this, you can give some valuable insights to web developers and designers.

Skills needed for user testing

  • Attention to detail
  • Written and verbal communication skills
  • Critical thinking
  • Basic internet skills

Typical pay ranges

Pay ranges vary depending on the company and the complexity of the test. Most testers earn between $10 - $20 per hour, however, users have reported making up to $60 per test!

Top user testing websites:

3. Earn big bucks as a bookkeeper

You don’t need to be a calculus wiz or a certified accountant to be a successful bookkeeper, all you need is some motivation and a strong work ethic. Your responsibilities can include things such as recording financial transactions, managing general ledgers for clients, and monitoring accounts.

Many workers start off bookkeeping as a side hustle, but soon realize that it can be a reliable source of main income as well!

Click here to find Online Bookkeeping positions near you!

Skills needed for bookkeeping

  • Basic computer knowledge
  • Dependability
  • Time management
  • Problem solving
  • Integrity and transparency

Typical pay ranges

According to PayScale, bookkeepers can expect to earn between $20 - $45 per hour.


For more information on remote work, check out our #workfromhome topic here on Jobcase!

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Looking for class C Courier Driver work, willing to be trained.

Hello, My name is Sonia TaylorTucker and I'm looking for a work from home real pay position. Where I can schedule my own hours. 23 years experience as a Intermediate Typist Clerk.

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Ready

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Looking for data entry from home

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how?

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Customer Service Representative at Lowes

I'm retiring soon and I'm looking for a part-time job at home I have excellent customer service skills and I live in Arlington Texas

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How possible plz ?

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Am looking for a data entry working from home position

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Ie Production Accounting at Cipl Under Epic Grup

Pls contact me

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I want this job, from Miami

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