Career Advice

How To Make Extra Cash During the Holidays

Job Reactor 21 November, 2019

Everyone is looking for a little extra cash around the holidays. Whether it's money for gifts, a holiday getaway or just a little extra padding for your savings, there are plenty of ways to earn a little extra green stuff during the holidays. 

Run Errands

During the holidays already busy families often find themselves strapped for time. Operating an errand business is a great way to serve this need and put some extra green stuff in your own pocket. If you don't want to bother with starting your own business, try researching already established errand running services in your area. 

Parent's Night Out

This twist on traditional babysitting is a great way to make good money in a short amount of time. You can organize a parents' night out by offering drop-in babysitting in your own home for a certain time slot each week. By working with several families at once, you can optimize your earning potential without investing additional time. 

Offer Winterization Services

This is the time of year when many families worry about winterizing their homes. Again, time is the issue with this chore as well. If you are handy around the house and you know how to winterize a home, this would be a great way to earn some extra cash. Advertising locally is often all it takes to get a few clients lined up for the holidays. 

Holiday Deep Cleaning

With friends and family visiting for the holidays, many people are stressing over the state of their house. Are you handy with a mop? Offer holiday deep cleaning services in your community. 

Making extra cash during the holidays is often just a matter of a little creativity. Figure out something you are good at, and offer that service to others.