While obeying the clarion call, many corp members struggle to survive most especially those depending solely on the monthly stipend from the government. This is s fact because the allowance is not adequate for a monthly survival. That is the primary reason why most coppers today in search of a place of primary assignment prefer a place that gives monthly allowance which is ok. However, you have to remember that you won’t be a copper forever, what will you be doing that can generate a decent income for you after service? Most Nigerians who have served are broke and at home still 100% depending on their parent, yes you might say it’s not your fault, then whose fault is it? The economy might not be favorable, but you can still do something to enrich your pocket. In this article, I have itemized ways you can earn extra cash while and after serving your fatherland.
How to make extra cash during the service year
The methods I will show you are simple to start, I will also provide you with links to essential resources.
- Freelancing: freelancing is an online money making method in which you exchange services for money. An example is working as a graphics designer making logos for clients and getting paid. Many platforms provide freelancers the opportunity of meeting with clients and making money. Some of this platforms are.
- Peopleperhour etc.
The money you make all depends on the number of skills you have. The more your skills, the more you earn. A vast opportunity exists to make cool cash, make good use of it. I make a lot of money as a freelancer and have introduced many to it; you can be part of it. Some services you can render are.
- Article writing
- Proofreading and editing
- Graphics design
- Social media marketing
- Digital marketing. Etc.
For more info check out these materials.
- Selling products online: with the advent of technology comes a better and easier way to make money online. You can make cool cash through selling products on online stores such as jumia, Konga, Jiji, olx, etc. what you need to do is purchase goods at a cheaper rate and sell them at a higher price, the difference is your gain. Online markets such as aliexpress etc., sell products at a much cheaper rate, so you can get goods there and resell on another at a higher price. For more details, I have written a post on that HERE
3. Trading Bitcoin: the Bitcoin technology is quite popular among the internet freaks. Many have become millionaires through it and you can also. I trade bitcoins and make cool cash on a daily basis. Many Bitcoin exchanges provide an avenue for traders to meet and make a trade, an example of such exchanges are, luno, Remitano, binance, bitstamp, Kraken, etc. you can take advantage of any to make money. However, I will recommend luno as it is my major exchange and it’s easy to understand.
These are the three major methods I use while serving and earn extra cash. To give me more time I requested a PPA with less work and stress so I can get time for other things. As always, if you have any question, drop it in the comment section. Thank you.