Hey everybody. Life’s been busy, so I apologize for getting this aspect hustle report out so late. But it surely’s right here!
As a fast recap, every month, I doc what I earned every month from aspect hustling utilizing gig economic system and sharing economic system apps. The thought is to indicate individuals what’s attainable if you happen to benefit from a few of these apps.
Let’s check out my aspect hustle earnings in July.
Facet Hustle Earnings for July 2022
Complete Facet Hustle Earnings for July 2022 = $1,568.83
July was a easy month for aspect hustling, with the overwhelming majority of my earnings coming from two sources – Rover and Meals Supply. The remaining earnings for the month got here from my smaller aspect hustles – issues like secret purchasing, Instacart, IVueIt/ProxyPics, and different small gigs.
Right here’s a pie chart with a breakdown of my aspect hustle earnings by share for the month:
As you possibly can see, Rover and meals supply mixed to make up 82% of my aspect hustle earnings for July. That’s in all probability the very best share of my month-to-month earnings that these two apps have ever made up.
Even with most of my earnings coming from simply two sources, it’s fascinating to see how these different, smaller aspect hustles can nonetheless add as much as some strong earnings. These little aspect hustles don’t appear to be a lot individually. However they add up once you put them collectively.
Let’s take a better take a look at how I earned my cash final month.
Airbnb/Rental Earnings Earnings: $2,400
The rental continues to do properly, with no main points thus far. The entire money circulate for this property stays with it, which is nice as a result of I do have some repairs I’ve needed to do and I think about I’ll have some bigger bills to take care of in some unspecified time in the future sooner or later.
The good factor about this home is that I refinanced it to a 2.75% rate of interest again in 2020. With inflation the place it’s at, I’m in no hurry to pay this home off anytime quickly.
I additionally like to consider this home as a possible future school fund for my son. We get monetary savings in a 529 Plan, however in principle, we may promote this home sooner or later and certain use the proceeds to pay for faculty (by the point my son goes to school, the home can be absolutely paid off).
Rover Earnings: $749.15
Rover made up the most important share of my earnings for the month because of numerous cat drop-in visits and a canine boarding I did in June that carried over into July.
The canine sitting was good as normal. The entire canine I watched for the month had been straightforward and slot in properly with my family.
The extra fascinating a part of Rover for the month might be the cat drop-in visits. I’ve been getting numerous requests for these providers in my neighborhood, to the purpose the place I in all probability have to get extra selective with my shoppers. These drop-in visits aren’t tough for me, however the primary challenge with them is that they take extra time than I’d like (every drop-in go to is half-hour lengthy, which implies what I could make is proscribed). I've a number of shoppers that I’ll hold as a result of they’re close by and have good homes. Just a few others I'll let go or be extra selective with.
When you’d prefer to be taught extra about Rover, try my put up: Rover Pet Sitting – How To Make Cash Canine Sitting With Rover.
DoorDash/Uber Eats/Grubhub Earnings: $548.28
Issues had been slower for me on the meals supply entrance, which is to be anticipated since I used to be on trip for a part of the month. Even so, I nonetheless revamped $500 for the month with the meals supply apps. Right here’s a breakdown of my earnings with every supply app for the month:
I did all of my deliveries utilizing an ebike or electrical scooter, which is how I like to recommend you do your deliveries too if you happen to can.
I do most of my deliveries in the course of the lunch hour, which is the place I discover I could make one of the best use of my time. More often than not, I exploit my RadCity, which I’ve outfitted with a entrance rack and basket. It lets me put my meals supply bag into it and I can simply put meals into the bag.
I additionally received myself a GoPro and have been filming a few of my supply runs. My considering is I can begin importing a few of my deliveries to YouTube and possibly give individuals a greater concept of how I multi-app and earn additional earnings from these meals supply apps. Now I simply want to determine the way to edit these movies. I’ll let individuals know as quickly as I begin importing a few of these YouTube movies.
Shipt/Instacart Earnings: $31.54
I don’t do numerous grocery supply, but when I discover issues are sluggish with meals supply, I’ll generally activate Instacart and seize straightforward grocery supply orders. My essential challenge is that I’m sluggish at purchasing, so I are likely to keep away from massive orders and keep on with smaller grocery orders that I do know I can store shortly.
Instacart is my favourite of the grocery supply apps as a result of it makes use of an on-demand mannequin that works equally to meals supply. You activate the Instacart app and orders seem within the app as they turn into obtainable. If it really works for you, you possibly can snag the request. If not, let another person take it.
I do know some individuals swear by grocery supply apps, however I can’t determine the way to make it as profitable as meals supply, which is why I solely do them when issues are sluggish.
ProductTube Earnings: $15
It was a sluggish month for ProductTube, however that’s to be anticipated at instances. I discover ProductTube to be profitable for the period of time it takes to finish every project (simply equating to $100 or extra per hour for the time spent), however there’s not numerous consistency with it and you may’t rely on it for regular income.
That being mentioned, if you happen to haven’t used ProductTube earlier than, undoubtedly test it out. It at all times seems on these aspect hustle stories due to how straightforward it's.
IVueIt/ProxyPics Earnings: $74
IVueIt and ProxyPics had been each strong final month. IVueIt introduced in $54 of earnings and ProxyPics added a strong $20.
The IVueIt assignments I do every month are the identical. These embrace the “darkish retailer” images, the place I take images of a closed-down espresso store, and panorama images, the place I take images of the landscaping at a financial institution or different facility close to my home. The benefit of these gigs is that I can often do them with my son throughout our bike trip dwelling from daycare. Since we bike commute, it’s straightforward to cease and take the required images.
ProxyPics was additionally the identical as normal, with the project I did being an exterior picture gig. That is the place I take a number of images of the skin of a home. Like with IVueIt, I like ProxyPics as a result of I can do these gigs with my son.
For extra details about IVueIt or ProxyPics, try these posts:
Google Opinion Rewards/Surveys On The Go/1Q Earnings/Fb Viewpoints: $11.53
The brief survey apps did the identical as normal. Right here’s what I made with every app.
These are straightforward apps I exploit every month that assist me earn a number of additional bucks. They take seconds to finish, so that they pay properly for the time spent. Obtain all of those apps if you happen to can.
Secret Buying Earnings: $127 (plus plenty of free meals)
Restaurant secret purchasing stays regular. I used to solely do secret looking for the free meals, however nowadays, I’m additionally incomes vital earnings from it. All of this earnings comes from Marketforce, which is actually the one secret purchasing website the place you possibly can earn vital earnings. The opposite ones are primarily for reimbursement solely.
Try the beneath posts for extra details about how secret purchasing works.
ReceiptPal/Receipt Hog/Fetch/CoinOut/Amazon Shopper Panel Earnings: $12.25
Amazon Shopper Panel continues to be a no brainer receipt app that everybody ought to obtain if they'll. They pay you $1 per receipt, however to 10 receipts per 30 days. That’s $120 per yr only for a number of receipts every year.
Medium Earnings: $0.08
Medium earnings is trickling right down to zero since I don’t put up there anymore. It’s actually a matter of time and return on funding. At this level, this weblog is a much better use of my time than attempting to earn earnings writing on Medium. That being mentioned, if I had been beginning new and was prepared to churn out a ton of content material and didn’t wish to do any search engine optimisation, Medium is the place I’d in all probability go in 2022.
And that concludes the July 2022 Facet Hustle Report!
July labored out properly, particularly contemplating I used to be on trip for a part of the month. $1,500 of additional earnings just isn't unhealthy, particularly after I mix it with my weblog earnings and rental earnings. These three earnings sources mixed give me a fairly strong yearly earnings – all with out having to work in an workplace anymore. There’s no method I’d ever return to a daily 9-5 at this level – not except one thing dramatically modified with my life and I used to be determined.
Hope you loved this look into my aspect hustle earnings final month.