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Five Ways To Make Money Online Tonight

The internet has many uses for the lay person and can make a whole range of activities easier and simpler. One of the most alluring potential benefits of the web though has always been the potential of making money without having to leave the comfort of your home. To think you can sit at a desk, type for a bit, and then come away with money in your account is an alluring prospect and especially if you’re struggling in financially rough times.

The bad news though is that all the articles out there on making money online seem to focus on the more ambitious long-term methods of getting rich online, or the pitiful little tricks that will earn you a few cents over the course of a month. What most of us want is a fast and powerful way to get more money in our accounts right away, which is what I’m going to look at here. If you have a couple of hours free tonight, then you can start earning right now.

Trade Gold

If you happen to have any gold, silver or other precious metals lying around your home (try your jewellery box/cutlery drawer), then there’s a good chance you’ll be able to sell that for cash by trading in on a cash for gold website. These will pay you the value of the gold itself without regard for the item itself, meaning that the ugliest piece of jewellery in the world might just be worth something to you.

Sell on eBay

If you don’t happen to have gold sitting around your home though, then another option is always to try selling something else – which could mean selling DVDs or even selling old shoes if you have any that were expensive and are still in good repair.

And if you don’t have nice shoes either? Well then you can even try creating your own things to sell. Most of us have at least one marketable skill, so if you’re good at carpentry, if you’re good at painting, or if you’re good at making jewellery then consider making something in the evening and then offering it for sale on eBay. You never know, you might just find you can turn it into a business…

Buy and Sell

Or why not buy items in order to sell them? If you’re savvy then there are plenty of ways that you can add value to a purchase and this can then be a great way to grow your assets. Buy some soaps and perfumes, put them in a gift basket, then sell them on for more. Okay so this one takes a little longer than a night, but you can certainly get started right now.

Day Trade

If you have some capital that you want to try and quickly grow, then day trading might just be the option for you. Essentially this means buying up stocks and shares, but rather than sitting on them for years as a long term investment, you instead sell them moments later when the value is up or down. Of course this is a gamble, but if you’re smart and if you’re careful then there’s no arguing that it can be profitable.

Write Articles

If you want quick work online, then writing is one of the best ways to find it. The web of course is essentially built from content, and that’s why it’s so important for webmasters to try and fill their site with articles and blog posts. They won’t have time write all of those themselves, and so they’ll often offer to pay for other people to do it for them.

To find work, try visiting a webmaster forum such as Digital Point, or alternatively advertise yourself on Fiverr. And of course it’s not just writing that you can sell either – web design, digital art, proof reading and more will all sell. And if you can program then you’re really in the money…

In short then, if you want to make money quickly online there are three major ways of doing it – buying and selling, selling, or providing a service. Just as in the real world, if you can provide value, then you can quickly make a profit.

Written By

The author of this post, Zagel Whitley, is a finance graduate working for Toronto Gold Bullion which offers a range of gold, silver and platinum bars and coins in Canada.



  1. Rama

    September 11, 2013 at 11:37 am

    I think writing article is one of the best and easy way to make money online. You just need to find appropriate sites like hubpages, bukisa and post quality content. While other method require knowledge of coding and you can sell items if you know where to get the products at cheaper rate. Selling old things can also be scaled up by asking your known ones to provide you items as you will fall short of items after few sales. 🙂

  2. Lily

    September 14, 2013 at 4:49 pm

    Great post.

  3. Adley

    September 19, 2013 at 10:06 pm

    I agree with selling things on eBay. Everyone has stuff in their house that they don’t use, why not sell it? That is how I started selling on eBay and it turned into a hobby. I kept at it and now it’s become a side business!

    I need to look into writing articles to make money. Great post!

  4. Izetta

    October 14, 2013 at 2:45 am

    Everyday people are looking for more products to buy for cheap.
    They also have recurring income programs that will pay you monthly for sales you have made in the past.
    Let me say, the real key that opens the doors towards your success, is the fact that you know your friends.

  5. Tariqul

    November 10, 2013 at 2:23 pm

    I am willing to earn from online but I didn’t know the real and authentic way to earning from online. Few days ago my friend said to me about Forex trading without investment. But I don’t know the way trading on Forex without investment. And now I learn about another few method to earn from online. I like eBay earning system but I don’t know the real way to earn from it. Can you give me some real idea about eBay and Forex trading without investment ?

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