Personal Development, Finance and Investing For Filipinos
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Money matters. That is perhaps one of the harshest realities of life. Especially for students with expenses left and right, financial decisions can really get downright challenging.
But do not fret for there are always means to ease money-related difficulties. And with the fast approaching two-month summer vacation, you'll have all the time on your hands to make some dough.
Here are 3 possible money-making opportunities this summer.
Get a Summer Job
You're into customer service? Apply for a part-time stint in a fast food chain. You're into clerical jobs? Apply for a summer secretarial position. The point is for you to maximize your time off from school and earn bucks without entirely sacrificing a fun and relaxing summer vacation.
Have old books, clothing items, rare records, and other random items you want to dispose of? Schedule a garage sale in your area and get paid for your junk. Always remember that one man's trash can be another man's treasure so why endure a space cluttered with things that has lost their relevance when you can reclaim your breathing space while earning in the process.
Be an Entrepreneur
Turn your personal interests or skills into something profitable. Sell homemade cupcakes. Make t-shirt designs. Start your own business blog site. Whatever it is, what matters is you get to shape your inclinations into a potential entrepreneurial endeavor.
Spend an enjoyable and smart vacation through a new and exciting undertaking. Moreover, keep in mind that the summer is not just a time to enjoy and chill out, but more importantly, it is an opportunity for you to know something new about yourself through experiences that open the door for growth and learning.
Source: STIMULI March 2011
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ABOUT THE BLOGGER
Ralph "Rap" was born and raised in the Philippines. A Financial Literacy Advocate. An I.T. by Profession. An Investor. A Business Minded. An Introvert. A Photography Enthusiast. A Travel and Personal Finance Blogger (Lakbay Diwa and Kuripot Pinoy). A Traveler. An Adventurous. A Mountain Hiker. A Dreamer.
Currently works his way towards time and financial freedom.