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I am a new SAHM. I quit my career/job a month ago. I would like to know if anyone knows of good work-from-home opportunities. I see all these things online like "Get paid to answer surveys" and others. But I am skeptical. I have thought of doing some crafts, etc. What does everyone think? Are online opportunities worth it or should I stick with the crafts thing?
We have another thread going right now about the same thing, so I won't repeat all that. If you end up going the start your own biz selling crafts route, I can help you out there! But be sure to read our other thread!
Amber-Mommy to Nathan (2) and Jack (3 months)
There are so many good companies out there. I wouldn't do any of the survey businesses or anything like that I think most of those are scams. What I would do if you want to work from home is a direct marketing business or start your own website. I personally think the direct marketing businesses are great. These are the reasons I like this approach.
-low start up. You don't have to invest in lots of supplies or inventory to get started
- you usually have access to someone who knows what they are doing with this and can train you on how to succeed
- if you are going to sell something anyway, why not get a commission on training other people to sell the same products
- you can do it all from home
- despite what people say about not being good sales people, you don't have to be good at sales. Think about it, do you like pushy sales people or someone who is easy going.
If you want to start your own website selling something you are good at making or doing, it is so easy to get started. Let us know what kind of things you are interested in and we can give you more help.
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On-line surveys are not always scams, but they certainly won't pay the bills. I participate in a couple survey panels. One of them just gives points for surveys which you can eventually redeem for cash or prizes. I've been doing it for quite a while now. I've only made $40 total, but that's $40 I didn't have before. I've also gotten FREE stuff to try which I really like. I just finished doing a survey for laundry detergent. They sent me a month's supply to use.
WAHM to Dylan & Courtney
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