Posts filed under: Making Money

  • blog income report february 2016
Welcome to the first blog income report for Smart Money, Simple Life. I’ve debated whether or not to publish a report since I began seeing some revenue a couple of months ago. It was a real quandary for me, mostly...
  • diversify income using a side hustle
The power of the side hustle: jobs can disappear easily, so it’s smart to have another way to earn money already up and running. There are many ways of looking at the purpose of the side hustle. Like your emergency...
  • how to make money from home
Why would you need to learn how to make money from home? Because sometimes, living a frugal lifestyle is not enough. Sometimes, the bills outpace your income or if you’re like me, your income drops suddenly and you need to...
  • what's next? blogging and freelance writing
It’s been a while since I posted a life update of any kind so here goes… Here are my inspirations and aspirations for the rest of the year. The last few months have been challenging on many fronts; financial, emotional...
  • frugal living tips - cultivating extra income streams
One of the foundation tasks of building resilience into your finances is to cultivate multiple streams of income. There are as many ways of creating additional income streams as there are stars in the sky. It can be as complicated as creating...
  • side hustles - how to sell on ebay
Everywhere you look, there are articles recommending you sell your unwanted goods (aka clutter) on eBay. That used to be excellent advice. Now? Not so much. Maybe. The rules have changed considerably over the last 12 months and those rules...
Denial can be a good thing. Sometimes. In very specific situations, like self-denial. For example, choosing to forego dessert so you can either save money or calories. In that instance denial is a positive choice. When denial is a disbelief in...
  • making extra money delivering catalogues
Have you tried making extra money on the side; that’s not a second (or third) job? I did. And, the experience was… interesting. A friend of mine has recently taken on a couple of routes for delivering flyers and catalogues. You know,...