Ways To Actually Make Money In College
Apply for scholarships. I cannot stress this enough. They provide both finances and network.
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Work in a research lab that pays. Many schools have funded research programs.
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Tutor. I taught math and found jobs through care.com Don't be afraid to ask for a raise!
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Service job: server, cashier, retail etc. I worked as a hostess at a restaurant.
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Sell your talent. I worked as a photographer, shooting graduations, weddings, events, and more
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Dogsit through rover (rover.com)Be cautious and vet clients accordingly. Some liability involved.
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Sell extra clothes or items online. Poshmark, depop, Mercari, ebay etc.
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Do paid internships. If you are creating value, you DESERVE to be paid.
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Sell back college textbooks. Many websites will take them for cash.
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Sign up as a participant for paid research studies.
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Paid product testing. Sometimes cash, sometimes giftcards or free items.
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Last resort, I've personally never done this: plasma/sperm/egg donor. Be safe and research first!!!
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Good luck! The college years go by quickly. Don't forget to enjoy them!
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