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Working for myself has been a pipe dream of mine for as long as I can remember. The older I get the less satisfied I felt working for someone else. Things were only getting worse and never better.

Last year was the start of a brand new decade and this…

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When it came down to it, I found losing weight to be rather easy. I’ve said I wanted to lose weight since I was 16. However, I never made much progress, instead, my weight steadily increased as I got older.

I’d tried going to the gym but with little to…

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There are a few websites I always have open that I use to make a little bit of extra money each day. Some weeks I can earn as much as $300 extra.

The way I use these sites is alongside my freelance writing career which tethers me to my desk…

Hollywood Undead//Swan Songs

Ah Myspace, back when toxic social media was just a sparkle in Zuckerberg’s eye. Being a music fan during the Myspace era was incredible. New bands could be found in an instance.

Before social internet, the only way to find music was on the radio, TV, or zines. You could…

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I do this for the money.

I also do this because I don’t want to work a 9–5.

Would that I could sit here and tell you I do this for the pleasure but that would be a lie and I don’t want to lie to my audience.

My strategy…

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My numbers are down. I quit my job to write full-time and this month I might not make rent.

Doubt started to creep in. “Maybe I’m not good enough for this.” …

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Most of us are quite happy to sell out thoughts and opinions for money. It’s something that has been happening since I was a little boy.

It should be something that is quick, simple, and pays directly to you. …

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Sex is at its best when people feel free to express themselves and one way that takes form is through fetishes.

There are a lot of different fetishes in the world, some of the more popular ones get a lot of mainstream attention. …

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Retailers and businesses need people to perform simple one-off tasks for them. It could be you if you know the right websites to download.

They need people who can check stock levels, check how a pint is served (and drink it!), or if certain shops are even open. …

Ted Rivers

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