Last updated: April 28, 2022

82 ways to make extra money using your PC, laptop, and smartphone!

Many methods are free to get started

Over time MoneyCortex is being built up into an encyclopedia of ways to make extra money. Most of the money-making methods can be done from the comfort of your own home using your smartphone or a PC. Methods include freelancing, surveys, crowdworking, dropshipping, and more.

If you’re short on time and quickly want to find places to earn extra money from then this list is for you.

PLEASE BE AWARE that these are not in any particular order. Different opportunities suit different people. If you’re taking it seriously then go through each one and work out what is best for your needs, goals, and circumstances.

  1. QMEE
  2. Prolific
  3. Profit from casino cashback offers (UK only)
  4. PrizeRebel
  5. Invest in eco-friendly debentures (UK only)
  6. Learn about crypto and trade in and out to profit from volatility (risky and requires good education on the topic!)
  7. Clickworker (if using UHRS only have one account across all platforms)
  8. Lionbridge (if using UHRS only have one account across all platforms)
  9. Teemwork (if using UHRS only have one account across all platforms)
  10. OneForma (if using UHRS only have one account across all platforms)
  11. Appen
  12. Money making subreddits
  13. Setup a youtube channel
  14. PanelBase (UK only)
  15. Swagbucks
  16. 20 Cogs
  17. Matched betting
  18. BrandedSurveys.com
  19. PopulusLive
  20. YouGov
  21. OnePoll
  22. Crowdology
  23. PeoplePerHour.com
  24. Create Fiverr gigs
  25. Upwork
  26. SliceThePie.com
  27. Amazon Mechanical Turk
  28. Setup your own web hosting company
  29. Sell old stuff on eBay
  30. Learn about antiques and buy them at auction, restore them, and sell for a profit
  31. Sell old stuff on Amazon
  32. Sell old stuff to a site like MusicMagpie
  33. Setup your own travel price comparison website
  34. Setup a dropshipping ecommerce website using Shopify
  35. Design clothing and sell it using print-on-demand services such as Printful
  36. Design and sell downloadables and printables
  37. Create a podcast and sell sponsorships
  38. Testbirds.com
  39. Enrollapp.com
  40. Lifepointspanel.com
  41. Buy and sell domain names
  42. Userbrain.net
  43. TrymyUI.com
  44. UserFeel.com
  45. Complete small user tests as usercrowd
  46. Transcribe audio at Rev.com
  47. Transcribe audio at Waywithwords.net
  48. Complete micro-tasks at Microworkers.com
  49. Test.io
  50. app.playtestcloud.com/signup – get paid to test mobile games
  51. pulselabs.ai/panelists/
  52. Surveybods.com
  53. Angelfish-opinions.com
  54. Focusforce.com (London area only)
  55. Panelopinion.co.uk (UK only)
  56. Grapevinepanel.co.uk (UK only)
  57. Crowdwork at OneSpace.com
  58. Make money from social media sharing (blog post coming soon)
  59. PickMyPostcode.com (UK only)
  60. Lend to businesses using FundingCircle and receive interest
  61. Use a “cash to clothes” website to get money for old clothes you no longer wear. ReturnToEarn are one of them
  62. Create a course and sell it on Udemy
  63. Create high quality products and sell them on Etsy and NotOnTheHighStreet
  64. Sell your photos as stock images on websites such as Dreamstime
  65. Publish on Medium.com in their partner program
  66. Create mobile and desktop games with software such as Construct3 or Godot and sell them on platforms such as Steam
  67. Topcashback (UK only)
  68. Quidco (UK only)
  69. OhMyDosh.co.uk
  70. Use Honey browser extension
  71. Become a shepherd for shepper
  72. Sell currency coins and notes from your holiday to LeftoverCurrency.com
  73. Complete small tasks for people at TaskRabbit
  74. Use Trading212 to build a dividend stock portfolio and receive regular dividend payments
  75. Use RobinHood to build a dividend stock portfolio and receive regular dividend payments
  76. Use FreeTrade.io to build a dividend stock portfolio and receive regular dividend payments
  77. Drive riders around for Uber
  78. Deliver food for companies such as Deliveroo, Uber Eats, and Just Eat
  79. Write books and sell them using Amazon KDP
  80. Share affiliate links on your social profiles
  81. Got a large amount of cash to invest? Buy a property and rent it out on Airbnb
  82. Some banks will pay you a one-off lump sum of cash to switch to them

The plan is to keep adding more to this page until 100 ways are reached! Check back soon.