Category Archives: Methods to Make Money

This category lists all of our numbered methods that kids can use to make money. Each is a different idea, with several tips and secrets that you will need to become successful as a teen business owner.

Giving Old, FREE Clothing New Life!

Giving Old, FREE Clothing New Life!

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Currently, giving old clothes new life is one of the biggest green movements that is sweeping the country. Many people are rehashing old clothes in order to save money and forgo expensive, imported clothes that only hurt our economy. It’s not only fun and easy, but it can hone in your design skills at a young age. Therefore, if you are into fashion, you could one day have a head start in this flourishing industry!

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Easy to Sell: Kids Earn TONS with Cheap Ear Phones

How Kids Can Earn Money with Cheap, Imported Ear Buds or Head Phones

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Whether you use head phones or ear buds, it’s almost impossible to make it through the day without listening to your favorite jams!

As a kid, you already know that EVERYONE seems to be unable to survive without a pair of ear buds or headphones. You have probably also witnessed how many of them break, get lost, or are “borrowed” and never seen again over the course of a year. These little ear phones can be expensive to replace, making anyone willing to spend $5 to $10 on a cheaper set. What if I told you that you could buy them for under $2, then resell them at school, on the bus, or in the neighborhood? Keeping them on you at all times is important, as most people will buy ANY headset if they will not be able to replace them for a few days otherwise.  Continue reading Easy to Sell: Kids Earn TONS with Cheap Ear Phones

Preparing Old Shoes for Resale

Preparing Old Shoes for Resale

womans-legs-887286_1920When kids outgrow shoes, there’s just no reason to keep them. Especially when they can be collecting money instead of dust! In addition, hunting at places like yard sales or thrift shops like goodwill will yield lots of high quality, slightly used shoes that could bring much more than what they are tagged for. Resale is one game that can bring lots of money, especially when the kids learn how to purchase or find them and price them correctly.  Continue reading Preparing Old Shoes for Resale

Selling Shoelaces: Take It Out to the Ball Game!

Selling Shoelaces: Take It Out to the Ball Game!

shoes-670624_1280One thing that most school spirit squads over-look are the shoelaces on everyone’s shoes. Almost everyone wears shoes that lace up; but rarely anyone targets this prime realty! School spirit shouldn’t leave out the shoes. Most people keep their plain black, white, or gray shoelaces, forgetting that they are quick, easy, and cheap to change out. Try selling some shoelaces to the students and family members in the bleachers; it will give them something to do as they wait for the game to start! Continue reading Selling Shoelaces: Take It Out to the Ball Game!

How to Make Money as a Kid with Halloween

How to Make Money as a Kid with Halloween

costume-15682_1280Now, it’s time for our super special, scream inspiring, ghoulish Halloween special! Just in time to get those little gears going in your head! Halloween is a huge bank breaking season, with parents and families spending thousands of dollars on make up, costumes, candy, treats, foods, travel, decorations, and more.

Learn how to make money as a kid during Halloween, and you will probably find out just how quickly you can save up hundreds of dollars. Halloween is coming quickly, so do NOT wait. Get started on your ideas now, before it is too late. Continue reading How to Make Money as a Kid with Halloween

Method 34: Kids Can Make Money Selling Organic Non- GMO Foods

Kids Can Make Money Selling Organic Non- GMO Foods

In today’s news, GMO and conventionally grown food are frowned upon, and the push to eat organic and non GMO foods is growing greater by the day. We see our super markets become more and more loaded down with these organic, naturally grown foods. It must be healthier, and it’s definitely in HIGH demand. On top of this, people are becoming extremely focused on locally grown foods.  Continue reading Method 34: Kids Can Make Money Selling Organic Non- GMO Foods

Method 33: Cleaning Car Interiors as Kids: Becoming an Automotive Detailer

Cleaning Car Interiors as Kids: Becoming an Automotive Detailer

Cars get messy all of the time, especially for families with small children. Most of the time, these people simply don’t have the time to clean out their cars. This gives kids a massive opportunity to earn money. Most households have two vehicles, giving a much bigger chance of earning at each home. All you have to be able to do is clean out a car, vacuum it, and shampoo it (or use canned shampoo products) if necessary.

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Method 32: Can Kids Paint Faces at Flea Markets and Sporting Events to Earn Money?

Method 32: Can Kids Paint Faces at Flea Markets and Sporting Events to Earn Money?

Face painting is an age old tradition at varying events. From carnivals and fairs to sporting events and flea markets, there are almost always face painters. They are cute works of art on the face that are not permanent; and they can make for excellent pictures. Kids can make a lot of money with this idea!

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The better an artist is at painting faces, the more he or she can charge. Amazing artists are in high demand for top name events in local areas.

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Method 31: How Kids Can Set Up an Outdoor Movie Theater for Money

How Kids Can Set Up an Outdoor Movie Theater for Money

Who doesn’t love a good movie? Kids always love to watch movies, and with a little bit of effort, you kids can create your own backyard movie theater. You are going to need a Mini Multimedia Movie Projector and a screen or white even wall though, so be sure to ask your parents for one for Christmas! Having your own miniature outdoor movie theater can be super fun, and it will bring out your creative side. Don’t forget the concessions or decorations!

How kids can make money with movies: Kids can make a bit of extra money with an outdoor movie theater. Sell admission tickets and concessions to neighborhood kids.
How kids can make money with movies: Kids can make a bit of extra money with an outdoor movie theater. Sell admission tickets and concessions to neighborhood kids.

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Method 28: How to Collect & Sell Walnuts, Pecans, Almonds, Hazelnuts, and More!

How to Collect & Sell Walnuts, Pecans, Almonds, Hazelnuts, and More!

Nuts: we love them in thousands of different foods, yet many of us truly do not realize just how expensive these nuts really are! Small bags of shelled nuts can go for upwards of $7; and that is per POUND. In shell nuts will cost over $3 per lb, making it a perfect business opportunity for the kid with a little too much time on their hands. This is a super easy job; it just requires that each kid learn about the different nuts and trees, then takes the time to find the trees and collect the nuts. Selling them will be a bit easier, especially since most nuts are falling when they are in season during the fall.

walnuts, hazelnuts, almonds, and pecans are all amazing nuts and seeds that you can forage for and sell. The high prices that they go for in stores is insane; break the price, and harvest them locally!
walnuts, hazelnuts, almonds, and pecans are all amazing nuts and seeds that you can forage for and sell. The high prices that they go for in stores is insane; break the price, and harvest them locally!

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