What Side Hustle Should I Choose?

Ever dreamed of running an online store? Or want to take your hobby to the next level and see if you can make any money from it? Do people always ask you for advice on the same thing or ask for your help with something? Perhaps there is a side hustle just waiting to be found, lurking under the surface. But how do you narrow Read More …

Starting a Freelance Business

Starting your own freelancing business can be an exciting time in your career but it can also be a little overwhelming. You have to make tons of decisions, learn about areas that are out of your comfort zone and get some clients. Now, I’m not an expert at setting up a freelance business as I have only had to do it once -thankfully. But I Read More …

Why I Took a Break From Amazon FBA

I started selling products on Amazon FBA in January 2017 And had a pretty good year. Some products I could buy consistently, some were one-offs but all in all I felt good about the business. Then came a low period whereby, I had some stock returned and refunds requested. Almost a whole batch was faulty and it took time and energy to sort this out. Read More …

I Keep Hearing about Passive Income and Side Hustles. What are they?

What is a side hustle? Side Hustles are jobs or services you can run alongside your full time or part time job. Many people start a side hustle for extra cash, as a way of making money from a hobby or sometimes as a test to see if they can run it as a full-time business. A few examples of side hustles: Start selling products Read More …

Should I Charge an Hourly Rate for My Freelancing Services?

Calculating Hourly and Day rate Below are a couple of ways to calculate your hourly/day rate, if this is how you want to charge for your services: Taking your annual salary and adding a 1/3 to it, then divide it by how many days you believe you will be working. E.g. £40,000 add 1/3 is £53,333 divide by 235 (5 days  x 47 weeks) is £227 Read More …