How to earn some extra cash without leaving the sofa

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Still feeling the effects of last Christmas in your wallet? According to one study, Brits take around 90 days to pay off their Christmas debts, so it’s not surprising that you might be looking to make some extra money.

The good news is that you don’t have to worry about dedicating any more time to make some cash, you can earn it from things you already do!

Here are some ways you can make some cold hard cash right now!


Would you say you are rather ‘snap happy’? Great, now you can make money from your pics! With this app, you can upload and sell your pics. The great thing is that you can set your own price and you can sell pictures of almost any subject. You will be surprised at a number of people who are looking for and willing to buy great snaps.

Music Magpie

Finally get rid off all your unused and unwanted gadgets and games that you have, probably languishing around in an old drawer somewhere. Despite its name, Music Magpie buys more than just your old CDs. Log on and search for your old stuff and once you find it you can find out how much they will pay you for it. If you decide it’s worth it, you package your old stuff up, post it to them then they’ll pay you!


Just a guess, but I bet you spend a fair few hours of your week browsing the net, doing a spot of online shopping and watching some videos. How would you like to get paid to do them? Sound good right? Swagbucks does exactly that. All you need to do is sign up then follow your everyday online habits and you’ll be awarded points. After a while, you can trade your points for free gift cards which can be used in 100’s of different stores.


Did you know that Monese has a referral scheme that lets you earn £5 every time someone uses your personal reference code to sign up and makes their first deposit? All you need to do is share your personal reference code! There is no limit to a number of times you can share your code or how many times it can be used. So the more people who use it to sign up and make their first deposit, the more money you can get! Find out more about it here, and get sharing!


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