20 unexpected ways to earn extra money

20 unexpected ways to earn extra money

SINGAPORE - With real incomes being hit hard by rising inflation, some Singaporeans may be feeling the pinch of a lighter wallet.

However, only a handful of people are aware that they can make abit of extra cash without too much effort. One doesn't need to work two full-time jobs just to make ends meet; some activities done in your free time can help pay the bills too.

Here are 20 unexpected ways to earn extra money.

20 easy ways to make extra money
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So if you find yourself spending more and more on everyday necessities, take a step back and examine what you've been buying.

Is that brand name detergent, or club sandwich at your favourite coffee outlet really necessary? Marketing gimmicks, or just plain old habits, may have blinded you to what's really worth your money and what's not.

Click on the pictures below to find out whether you've been wasting money on these items.

11 things you're really wasting money on
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There are also little, unexpected ways will help you save more money, depending on your lifestyle. You'll be surprised at the little things that count.

From finance-related payments such as insurance premiums and credit card interest fees to daily life items such as toiletries and food, here are 20 ways you may be getting ripped off without knowing it.

20 ways you're getting ripped off without knowing it
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