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Looking to build your financial future?


The fabulous Joel Anderson shared these awesome tidbits with CBH Homes on building a solid financial future – starting with your savings. We couldn’t wait to share it with you!

Here are four tips that can boost your income and earn you a little extra cash:

  1. Sell your stuff online!
    Ebay, Craigslist, Amazon and more are great resources for selling all those items cluttering up the home. In the spring, plan a garage sale with some friends.
  2. Turn a hobby or skill into a profitable side business.
    Whether part-time, full-time or anytime – use your talent with a foreign language, handyman skills, art, painting, music, etc – help someone out, mentor, tutor, post an add on craigslist, teach a class, or search online for ways others are marketing their similar skills.
  3. Provide a service.
    Offer to walk the neighborhood dogs, babysit for some friends, or help someone in need by raking leaves or shoveling snow.
  4. Adjust your tax withholding.
    If you receive a large tax refund, consider adjusting your witholdings do you monthly income increases.

I bet there are even more ways. Comment now and share your ideas on how to earn a little extra money in the bank.