The internet has increased immensely in size over the past years, and it doesn’t look like it is going to slow down anytime soon.

Many people have turned down their nine to five job for a career online, and there are many more people who wish they could do the same.

If you are looking to save money, make some extra cash, or wanting a full-time job working from the comfort of your home, then you might want to check out this list of ways to make money online.

Online Surveys

If you have a little extra time during the day, then you could fill out some surveys.

Though this is not a way to make a lot of money, you can still get compensated for your time.

There are many online survey companies to choose from, such as Swagbucks, My Survey, Pinecone Research, and Toluna.

Many of these sites offer gift card incentives as well as cash once you gain a certain amount of points.

It may take a while to accumulate enough points to make some money, but it is something to consider starting.

Online Tutoring

Becoming an online tutor is a great way to make an income directly from your computer.

Many sites are looking for people interested in entering the online education field.

You can earn $14 to $18 an hour teaching English, to children in China, on VIPKID.

If you know academics, then you could check out Tutor Me which offers tutoring services in many subjects.

Another online program is Revolution Prep; they are searching for teachers preferably with advanced degrees.

If this seems like a great fit, then check it out.

Grocery Store Rebate Apps

Retailers are continually looking for ways to better reach their customers.

One way they are doing this are through some new apps that you can download directly to your cell phone.

Through these programs, you can take a picture of your receipt or download your store loyalty card and start earning cash back or rewards on your purchases.

In return, they just ask permission to use the information that you are providing, for their consumer research.

Some of these apps include Ibotta, Checkout 51, Fetch, and SavingStar.

This is a great way to start saving and earning some extra money by doing your regular grocery shopping.

Personal Driver

The industry of taxi driving has been restructured by the Uber and Lyft companies. Now anyone with a vehicle can join these programs and become personal drivers.

By uploading the apps for one of these companies, you can select what hours you want to be available. Once you are on the clock, the app will notify you if someone needs a ride in your area. This is a great way to make some extra money.

If you treat it like a personal business, then you will be able to profit even more, just like any taxi service.

Freelance Writing

Are you good at writing? There are many sites that will pay you for your writing skills. Some of these sites include iWriter, Funds for Writers, The Penny Hoarder, and List Verse.

You can find opportunities writing for a company on a continuous basis or sending in original articles and getting paid for the ones that are approved.

You may also consider going into business for yourself providing services such as resume writing or technical writing to small business owners.

To get started you can create a portfolio of a collection of your papers or showcase your work through a blog.

When you feel that you are ready to join the freelance writing community then check out the many writing opportunities that are available.

Sell Online

Selling items online has been around for a while, but it is still a great way to make money, and it is becoming easier.

There are many sites such as eBay, Amazon, Etsy, and even Facebook where you can sell your items online and then ship them to the consumer.

Keep in mind that some of these sites take a percentage of the sale, but if you can sell enough products, then it is well worth it.

The internet contains a world of information and opportunities. Take advantage of these progressive times and discover the multitude of ways you can make a profit.

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