Try These 5 side hustles with a 9-5 job to make extra money.

I am yet to meet someone who hates making extra money!!! Tell me if you have!!


Everybody wants to have some extra money in their bank accounts...right??


Fortunately the digital times we are living in, it’s fairly easy to build an extra source of income alongside your regular job.


Now the question is, how to build an extra source of income??


Exactly how everybody else worldwide is, by working on a side hustle, and trust me the ideas are abundant.


Overall, nearly half of working Americans (45 percent) report having a gig outside of their primary job. That’s true for 43 percent of full-time workers.

But what is a side hustle?? And how to choose a side hustle??


A side hustle is something that you do along with your regular job to make extra money. And the amount of work a side hustle requires actually depends on:

What is a side hustle
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  • The niche and market you choose

  • How demanding your 9-5 job is

  • How much you are ready to stretch without losing your sanity


Here is an example of a side hustle idea, you will relate to-


There must be a skill that you get a lot of appreciation for, by colleagues and managers in your office. Something that people always take your advice for. (Think and maybe write down what comes to your mind right now)


Maybe something like writing good emails, exemplary video editing skills, or an enviable knack for predicting market trends.


That my friend is your side hustle idea staring at you. Waiting to be monetized!


A side hustle can be about any skill/service/product, that-


1. You are better than others at

2.Solves a problem

3.Has an impressive market demand.


In case you are still clueless about what your side hustle idea can be. Let me walk you through 5 side hustles that you can pursue along with your day job to make that extra money.


But first, let us set the mindset right.


Before you start seeing financial gains from your side hustle, you will have to put in hard work and extra hours. Time management will help you get things done without getting overwhelmed and anxious.


Now, let’s discuss those options for your side hustle, along with your job-


1. Sell digital products-


Ebooks, digital courses, how-to videos, and ready-to-use templates, etc. fall under this category.


People are always looking for solutions to their problems in form of an app, template, checklist, or how-to videos. If you are able to create a digital product that can solve any of their problems, this can be your side hustle with your job.


The best part about selling digital products is that you need a lot of effort and research in the backend. To find out the demand, target audience, and the correct platform to market your product.