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5 Verified Ways To Make Money From Home During A Lockdown

1. Become a freelancer

There are several categories of professional jobs you can get as a freelancer. A freelancer is someone who pursues a profession without any long-term commitment to any employer. You can get a lot of freelancing jobs at the following sites.


B. Upwork

C. PeoplePerHour

D. Toptal

E. Fiverr

2. Sell online

There are are probably a lot of boxes in your room that house a lot of junk that you could put to good use on online markets like Jiji.

Go ahead and make some clean cash.

3. Writing online

Everyone can write, but not everyone is a professional writer. If you have always wanted to write, here are a few sites you can visit to make some cool cash per article submitted.


This is a writing site that is aimed at listings. It has been reported to pay up to $100 per article.


This is a home for writers. You could make up to $500 per accepted article depending on quantity and quality.


This is a home to SME and HR professionals. They pay up to $200 per accepted article.

4. Rent out your car

If you have a car, then you might be in luck during a lockdown. You could use that car to make a lot of money. If you can't trust anyone with your car, then become a local chauffeur. Put your car to good use.

5. Become an online tutor

The internet has really improved our lives ever since its advent. We could use it to our benefits or detriment.

There are several teachers online who make a lot of money from teaching interested students. A lot of them teach professional courses while others teach skills and crafts.

You could teach anything on Skillshare or check out these free courses specifically designed for teachers.

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