Need some extra cash - Locally for people who are willing to pay you to check in on their house and maybe perform some light maintenance – such as lawn mowing – while they're gone. Websites, including rover and thumbtack, offer potential sitters the opportunity to connect with homeowners who need someone to keep an eye on their houses for an extended period. Extra money can be put toward helping you pay down debt, boost your net worth or save for big goals, such as making the leap to freelance. It's for a rainy day, a major purchase or just to relieve some financial anxiety, there's nothing wrong with looking for new income streams.
Here are 9 side jobs to help make extra money from home in 2017.