Where can I find a little extra income online? You can make some extra cash by answering surveys, answering emails, get paid for shopping on and offline, and other activities. For those of you who are struggling to get enough hours teaching English online, this list might be for you.
We will go through each of these opportunities over the next few months to provide full reviews and details. We will also list various offers for you to save money on shopping and other activities.
There are multiple opportunities below that are available on an international level. We have another list that might interest those of you not living in the US or Canada.
Rewards sites pay you for answering surveys, reading various offers, visiting websites, and through referrals. Some of these listed below are duplicated later in the list. Others are merely some of the best ones out there.
Review: Swagbucks allows you to get paid to search, check out offers, complete surveys, refer friends, and other activities. This is one of the most popular sites. Note: You must live in the United States(and its territories), Ireland, France, Germany, Australia, New Zealand, India, Canada, Spain, Portugal, and the United Kingdom.
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Review: InstaGC is available worldwide. You receive gift cards for completing surveys, watching videos, shopping online and searching the web. There is an option to be paid to your bank account, PayPal, or various cryptocurrencies.
Review: With EarnAbly you will receive digital rewards and gift cards by completing offers from over 30 of their partners. This is a worldwide job.
Did you know that you can get paid to answer simple surveys? You might have seen these types of jobs online already. However, these are legit ones not the get rich quick scams. You do not have to invest one dime to start working any of these jobs. If you see other survey jobs that ask you for money upfront, then run away as fast you can.
Review: InstaGC is one of the top ones for online teachers since you can be from and live anywhere in the world. They have a variety of surveys to choose from.
Review: Your Insights is a forum where you get rewarded for your opinion. If you have a great profile you will continue to receive ongoing surveys and periodic invitations to focus groups. By completing the surveys you have a chance to win prizes, and have the possibility to earn points that are redeemable for cash. If you are good enough to be invited to focus groups or interviews you will be paid $75 – $150 to participate. You have to be a resident of Canada.
Review: At i-Say you take surveys and earn points that can be redeemed for a variety of rewards. You can use your points to enter contests for additional chances to win. When you go to signup at i-Say it will tell you if your country is eligible.
Review: Toluna should automatically direct you to the website version of the country you where you are located. If this does not happen, then your country is probably not supported. This is a survey site and it also pays you for referrals.
You are probably already shopping online, right? Why not get paid to shop online through legitimate scam free websites? Take a look at these companies that will pay you to browse the web and buy online.
Review: With EBates you will get rewards for shopping online. You can earn up to 25% cash back on your online purchases from more than 1,200 stores. There are no fees and you do not have to turn in any receipts.
Review: Debitize is a free tool and app where you earn Credit Card points without worrying about slipping into debt. This is done through transferring money out of your bank account with each purchase you make. In essence, it immediately pays off the credit card so that you can keep a high credit score. This offer is only for US residents.
Review: Drop Rewards is an app that rewards you for your purchases. You link your credit card to the app so you no longer need to scan receipts like you see with other programs. This offer is only available in the US.
Review: To take advantage of OhmConnect you need to be a customer of PG&E, SCE, and SDG&E. OhmConnect pays you for saving energy. The service was created to offset the effects of dirty power plants by alerting customers of when they should save energy. Users receive $100 – $300 per year while helping to save the environment.
Many people are spending hours each day watching videos online. So the question is, how can I make money watching videos online? Simple, just take a look at these legitimate jobs below.
Search The Internet
Google is a dominant force when it comes to search engines. However, they are not perfect, and neither are companies trying to target online consumers. To facilitate this, you can get paid to search online. Take a look at these jobs below that pay you for your searches on the Internet.
Review: Qmee has a simple browser extension that collects information about your search habits on Google, Amazon, Ebay. Walmart, and Target. QMee is available in the United States, United Kingdom, Canada and Australia.
We already have a long list of phone app jobs for teaching English online. Teaching English online on your smartphone is an excellent way to make money. However, there are other ways to make money through apps on your smartphone. Here are some jobs that are perfect for those of you that like smartphone apps and want to make money at the same time.
Review: Palfish allows you to teach English to people in China. It is easy to use and is available worldwide as long as you have a neutral accent and good command of English.
Review: We have a long list of phone apps where you can teach English online. Be sure to read the requirements for each position before applying.
Review: Feature Points pays you to download and try out new apps. Obviously, the point is to get you addicted to the apps! Just try to resist the urge to get lost in one or more of their game apps. This is available worldwide.
Do you like to break things? Maybe you will find it to be fun and exciting to test out various web applications. Take a look at some of the opportunities below and put your fingers and mind to work by providing feedback for various usability tests.
Review: The name says it all, User Testing is one of the main sites where you get paid to test a website or app. You get paid $10 per test. Some test are restricted to users in the US and Canada.
Review: Enroll not only works with testing of websites and apps, but you also give your opinions on logos and website content.
Teach English Online
Okay, now this is our sweet spot. We first started out with opportunities for teachers wanting to work online. Instead of duplicating the whole list here, let us point in the right direction. Keep in mind that with each of the jobs we provide a review and all of the necessary information upfront for you to make a quick and easy decision.This is our bread and butter! If you are new to teaching online then start here. If you have been teaching online and want to go straight to our advanced search then here you go.
This is at the bottom of the list since many of these programs can be difficult for those just starting out. Affiliate programs are not multilevel marketing programs. There is a clear distinction.
This website you are on is based on what my wife and I learned as affiliate marketer through various programs. There are some affiliate programs that are easy as pie, while most require you put in a ton of effort with no guarantee of a payback.
Review: Share a Sale is where we run some of our sidebars ads. This program works best for people who have US and Canadian customers. They have a long list of products to choose from.
Please keep in mind that this is a work in progress. We will be reviewing all of these offers and programs in detail. Stay tuned!