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2017 Review

I started My Side Hustle in September 2017 so really this is a three and a half month review rather than a full year, but I wanted to share my progress as well as my goals for 2018.  I’ve never been much of a writer so I have surprised myself with how much I enjoy… Continue reading 2017 Review

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Set Financial Goals You Can Keep

We all set goals to better ourselves and the new year is a popular time to set goals and make changes to our lives.  Despite setting New Year’s Resolutions with the best intentions of following through, research shows that 40% of New Year’s goals fail in January.  So what goes wrong?  We all want to… Continue reading Set Financial Goals You Can Keep

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Reduce expenses or increase income? Which is more important?

I’m assuming you’re reading this blog because you want to have more money, maybe you want to retire early and be financially independent.  Having more money will obviously help towards making you more financially comfortable.  In order to increase your savings and meet your goals you have two options: Reduce expenses Increase income But which… Continue reading Reduce expenses or increase income? Which is more important?

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Working through Fiverr

Fiverr describes itself as ‘world's largest freelance services marketplace for lean entrepreneurs to focus on growth & create a successful business at affordable costs’.  It’s an opportunity for freelancers to advertise and sell their skills worldwide.  Individuals or companies can This is a re-post from Big Buy on Stuff, Big Guy is another blogger interested… Continue reading Working through Fiverr

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Interview with a YouTuber: Sophie

Today's post is about making money from YouTube.  Sophie has a successful YouTube channel, Great Birthday Ideas, from which she receives a regular income, she has very kindly provided information on how she has built a successful channel and tips on how you can too. 1) What is your YouTube channel about? My YouTube channel… Continue reading Interview with a YouTuber: Sophie

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Full Review: matchedbets

Full Review: matchedbets Matchedbets is one of the lesser known matched betting subscription services, but don’t let this put you off.  I have been using the service for a few weeks now and I have been pleasantly surprised by the ease of use and navigating my way around the website.  Going forward I may even… Continue reading Full Review: matchedbets

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November 2017 Review

November is the second full month of starting My Side Hustle.  It’s been an incredibly busy month for me at work as I’ve been doing a lot of overtime but I’ve still managed to keep up with blogging.  The matched betting has slowed down due to the lack of time but I’ve still made a… Continue reading November 2017 Review