Last updated: July 20, 2021

66 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 from the comfort of your own home. Methods include freelancing, surveys, crowdworking, dropshipping, and more. You can use your PC, laptop or smartphone to earn money.

If you don’t want to waste time and quickly jump into finding places that you can earn extra money from then this is the list 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 you will go through each one and work out what is best for your needs 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. Clickworker
  7. Appen
  8. Money making subreddits
  9. Setup a youtube channel
  10. PanelBase (UK only)
  11. Swagbucks
  12. 20 Cogs
  13. Matched betting
  15. PopulusLive
  16. YouGov
  17. OnePoll
  18. Crowdology
  20. Create Fiverr gigs
  21. Upwork
  23. Amazon Mechanical Turk
  24. Setup your own web hosting company
  25. Sell old stuff on eBay
  26. Sell old stuff on Amazon
  27. Sell old stuff to a site like MusicMagpie
  28. Setup your own travel price comparison website
  29. Setup a dropshipping ecommerce website using Shopify
  30. Design clothing and sell it using print-on-demand services such as Printful
  31. Create a podcast and sell sponsorships
  35. Buy and sell domains (blog post coming soon)
  39. Complete small user tests as usercrowd
  40. Transcribe audio at
  41. Complete micro-tasks at
  43. – get paid to test mobile games
  47. Crowdwork at
  48. Make money from social media sharing (blog post coming soon)
  49. (UK only)
  50. Lend to businesses using FundingCircle and receive interest
  51. Use a “cash to clothes” website to get money for old clothes you no longer wear. ReturnToEarn are one of them
  52. Create a course and sell on Udemy
  53. Create products and sell on Etsy and NotOnTheHighStreet
  54. Sell your photos as stock images on websites such as Dreamstime
  55. partner program
  56. Create games with tools such as Construct3 or Godot and sell them
  57. Topcashback (UK only)
  58. Quidco (UK only)
  59. Sell currency coins and notes from your holiday to
  60. Complete small tasks for people at TaskRabbit
  61. Buy shares in stocks that pay dividends, use an app such as Trading212 for fractional shares
  62. Drive for Uber
  63. Deliver for companies like Deliveroo and Uber Eats
  64. Write books and sell them using Amazon KDP
  65. Share affiliate links on your social profiles
  66. Got some cash to invest? Buy a property and rent it out on Airbnb

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