Ways to Make Money for 15 Year Olds
It’s tough being a kid these days. So many things to buy that weren’t necessary for the older generation but are seemingly mandatory now for younger crowd. Take cell phones for example. Most children and teenagers these days have one and many have smart phones 10 times more powerful than the computers their parents had at their age! Video gaming systems and the endless march of new game titles being released, iPod’s, laptops, data packages and online gaming accounts, it’s amazing what these kids and their parents are racking up in extra monthly expenses and technology keeps growing at an exponential pace. So how can a kid keep up with the trend? Too young to work plus school doesn’t allow much time and let’s face it, summer jobs only help so much and that only lasts so long. Well, lucky for us we have the internet and it is through technology that we can find ways to own all these technological marvels!
First off we need to find easy ways to make some quick cash. Most people now days are familiar with selling on eBay. If not, go over to their site and setup an account. It takes about ten minutes and is completely free. Next, do the same thing on PayPal, also completely free. Now go through all of your stuff and sell anything you don’t use. Chances are someone is willing to pay cash for it and and the money made can be saved for later. This is the quickest and easiest way to make some quick money online.
You can also look into doing online surveys. Find a reputable survey company with an established history and sign up. You will get paid varied rates simply by reviewing products online and writing brief surveys about them. Another fun way to make some cash online is to create videos using your digital camera, phone, or camcorder and posting them on YouTube. You can create a channel on YouTube for free much like Facebook and if your video generates a lot of views and subscribers you can use this free “traffic” to advertise a product you have to sell. Something simple like a prop from the video they favorited for a small price. Or link your YouTube channel to your Facebook or Twitter account that you have placed a link to a blog or affiliate link. You can get an affiliate link on ClickBank for free and promote any one of thousands of products from various companies offering cash commissions for any traffic you bring to their site that buys their program. Becoming a video game tester is another excellent way to make money and also get your foot in the door to the gaming industry if you’ve ever had a desire to follow a career path in video games.
There are hundreds of ways to make extra income online that don’t require a lot of money to start and anyone can do. Just be wary of scammers and only give out your personal information if you absolutely trust the source. You should never have to give out your banking account information or social security number with the exception of ClickBank and PayPal. The bottom line is to find a niche that interests you and do some research. Chances are there is a program available that will allow you to do a small amount of work from home and simultaneously get paid for your efforts. All without actually having to have a product to sell! Be creative, have fun, and good luck!