A lot of people would consider the Christmas break to be a good chance for students to catch up on some rest, as well as an opportunity for them to go out and celebrate with friends both new and old. If that didn't fill their schedules then there is still the small matter of studying in preparation for exams in January.
Increasingly, however, students need to maximise every opportunity to make some extra money to support themselves in their education. The cost of living continues to go up for everyone, but factor in the rising costs of...Read Full Article »
Raising children can be an absolute joy, but the ever-present decision about how to manage childcare can be a difficult one to make. Different families will make different choices according to their own personal circumstances and clearly some of those families may choose for one of the parents or carers to give up paid employment for a while in order to stay at home and look after their children.
However, once your children are slightly older and attending school during the day, it would suit a lot of of people to be able to earn some money...Read Full Article »
Even if you are very keen - and sometimes even if you have good qualifications - it can be hard to find a job when you have minimal work experience in that role or industry.
If an employer feels as though there is another candidate who has done the job before then they will see that as a much safer bet than taking a risk on someone who has no track record.
So how do you break this vicious circle? How do you get a job that requires experience if no-one is willing to give you any experience?! Hopefully, this article will help people who are...Read Full Article »
There are many different options that people might consider when it comes to making some extra money over and above their regular source of income. Some of these might be very easy to undertake, but with a relatively low financial reward. Others might require more time and effort in terms of setting up and getting started, but will then prove more reliable and provide a higher level of earnings. This article is about an activity that probably falls into the latter category but which could still be well worth you taking the time to consider.
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There are many ways in which it is possible to earn money in your spare time whilst working from home. This is great news for those people who already have a day job (whether it be full or part time) and are perhaps juggling family and childcare commitments as well.
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It's fair to say that in the current economic climate, many of us could do with being able to earn an extra little bit of money here and there. If you're already working full-time, or you're overstretched becasue you're juggling home and family life, taking on another full- or part-time job just isn't an option.
However, there are a myriad of ways in which it is possible to earn admittedly quite small sums, but which you can then accumulate over time to really make a difference. Best of all, most of these options are available to those...Read Full Article »
Your years as a student are often hailed as some of the most exciting in your life, yet there is no denying that they can be quite expensive at the same time. While some students having to fund their entire university fees themselves, others are fortunate enough to have financial support from parents or carers to cover all the educational costs of them furthering their academic development through to graduation.
You can use it to work from when filling in application forms and you can take copies with you when you are visiting your high...Read Full Article »
It often seems a little like a catch 22 situation when looking for a well-paid summer job as a student as you may not yet have the qualifications that allow you to demand a higher pay.
There are however many jobs you can do that will actually bring in a pretty penny, all you need is a little motivation and some spare time.
Here’s our pick of the best:
Summer Jobs Online
Freelancing online isn’t just for professionals with degrees many skills are sought after by companies large and small. As you work remotely you suddenly have access to...Read Full Article »
If you are currently looking for ways to increase your monthly income, then it could be well worth you considering using the internet to market yourself and your skills to prospective employers.
Today’s economic situation means that many of us are looking for ideas about how to earn a bit more money to account for rising costs in pretty much all areas of our daily lives. It might be easier than you think to make this happen for you, by simply letting others know about your existing skills and experience so that you can take on small tasks and...Read Full Article »
In the current economic climate, many of us are starting to try and think creatively about different ways in which we could supplement our monthly income a little bit. Some methods of earning money might be relatively easy but perhaps not enormously lucrative, whereas others might require a little bit more time and effort, but with such hard work comes the incentive of a greater financial reward.
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