Plenty of side hustles can bring you money on the side. What’s even more intriguing is that there are unusual and strange yet, really well-paying side hustles we’ll talk about in this article in a minute.
These hustle ideas will blow your mind because they are diverse, from helping companies choose gifts to running errands for a holiday errand service. The income they pay will shock you and make you question your current career choices.
As strange as they might sound or seem, these side hustles are a great way to supplement your monthly income and enjoy your financial freedom. So, let’s dive in!
You are probably familiar with platforms like OnlyFans, Twitch, etc. But did you know that you can also earn money on cam sites? You only need a laptop, a camera, and a stable Internet connection.
There are various camgirl sites (of course, there are cam sites for boys as well) where you can go online, perform in front of people and earn money. You can do anything, dance, play video games in front of the camera, and eat, to name a few.
It might be a bit awkward once you start; however, you’ll get used to it over time and get quite good money out of it. The amount you can earn depends on the site you’re using, the number of fans/followers you have, the bonuses, commissions, etc. However, a typical customer pays around $2-$3 per minute of chatting with a webcam model.
Your salary will be between $2,000-$8,000 per month, according to Monetize Info, depending on the hours you put in each week.
Get Paid For Standing in Line
Getting paid for standing in line for someone else is a real deal. You can get paid to do this type of job. If you don’t mind standing in line, whether in a queue to get the newest iPhone or concert tickets, you’ll get paid for your time standing.
There’s a great demand for this fun, yet unusual side hustle, so you can make a little extra if you have some free time. All you need is your patience and your phone to be entertained while waiting for hours in line.
Believe it or not, some companies hire gift consultants. These people help them choose gifts for their employees, business partners, vendors, etc. Just do a quick research, and you’ll get the list of the corporate companies that pay for this.
This is an unusual hustle you can do online and in person. And who knows, maybe you’ll turn it into a full-time profession if you become good at it! You can start by giving suggestions to the companies that hire these people to make sure you stand out from the rest. Work on your pitching and get started!
Now you might think: “What is all this about?”. Understandably, you’re confused about this side gig since how can you give music feedback if you have no knowledge, experience, or sense for it? Some platforms pay you to share your opinion on artists’ clothing, tracks, etc., which many record labels and brands find helpful.
You just need to sign up for such platforms, leave honest feedback, and get the money!
Website testing has become a regular job rather than an unusual side hustle. However, many people still need to learn about the web development process and are unfamiliar with the role of a web tester.
Companies will pay you to test out a new feature for a specific website and give opinions about your overall experience while navigating the site, the accessibility of information, and the visibility of buttons and sections. You’ll be following the company’s rules when testing the site; you need a laptop and an Internet connection to start earning money.
The NFTs – or Non-Fungible Tokens are digital art pieces that certain people own. The NFTs can be art, real estate, collectibles, etc. These assets exist on a blockchain and can be anything that can be represented digitally. Each NFT is unique and can be valuable.
The values of the NFTs depend on whether someone is willing to pay for the price you set. So, if you’re good at graphic design, have an excellent idea for creating unique designs, and know how to make digital prints, this is your chance to earn extra and supplement your income.
Although some of these side gigs might be too weird for you, approach them with an open mindset and see whether any of these above is the right fit for you. You might even find your next dream job. So, start earning now!