If you’re reading this, then you could probably use some extra money. Even if you’re making a good living and maxing out your investment accounts, having an additional income will only shorten the path to financial independence.
The difference between monetizing a hobby and starting something from scratch to earn extra income is that you’re more likely to stick with it if you enjoy doing it. Everyone wants a get rich quick scheme, but they don’t exist.
If you can’t think of a way to generate income from your hobbies, or the ways you’ve tried are painfully dull, you shouldn’t let that take the fun away. Either try a new way to monetize or give up monetizing all together.
Just making a few thousand extra dollars can boost your wealth over the years, and that’s what I want to drive home in this article. The cool thing is that it’s never been easier to make money doing something you enjoy.