With the advance of technology and it becoming so advanced, now everyone is using a smartphone with either an iOS or Android enabled operating system. It is possible to earn money just by using your smartphone, so you can use that as a way of supporting your basic salary or income and have extra money to use for special needs and purposes. People around the world are earning cash which is called, mobile money through different methods, from paid surveys, making money with YouTube and so on.
These smartphones come with many apps which are installed already or can be downloaded on the smartphone. There are many more apps been released into the market every day and the possibility of making money with the help of these apps has increased accordingly. With the increase in job search and unavailability of jobs, there are now many ways in which one can earn money with the use of the smartphone. Some of these ways include;
Answering survey questions
As a Freelancer
Online customer service
Watching videos etc.
These jobs can be done as a full time or part-time worker. You can keep your normal job and use these online jobs as a way of earning extra cash in your pocket to pay your bills.
- Freelance-this is one of the surest ways to make money with the use of your smartphone. All you need a good smartphone and good internet connection, if you have a laptop it is an added advantage for you. You can get writing jobs online, data entry jobs too. Sites that pay for such works are Fiverr, Guru.com, Peopleperhour and so on. These sites pay very good rewards for your work.
2. Surfing the web and watching videos online: a good number of websites and apps pay good money for being on their site, either by watching adverts, short video clips and so on. Some of these apps are listed below:
Swagbucks: This is one of the most popular apps where you can make money by shopping, watching videos, and answering paid surveys. In the end, you can redeem your money through PayPal or use of gift cards.
Fronto: this is another app that allows you to read news articles, product deals, and reviews, as well as watch adverts to earn points. You can also earn bonus points for downloading free apps.
3. Shop: there are smartphone apps that pay you to shop for items already on your shopping list, ranging from groceries, clothes, perfumes and toiletries. Here are some popular get paid to shop apps:
Ibotta: Before you go shopping, you complete a few simple tasks on the app, each related to favourite brands or products you usually buy. All you have to do is go to the store, you take a picture of your receipt after making payments and you are credited with a cashback amount. You can cash out via PayPal.
Shopkick: This app pays you for spending time in certain stores you can shop at. All you do here is to scan barcodes and get points you can redeem for gift cards to use at your favourite stores.