How to earn thousands doing Mystery Shopping in the UK

Mystery Shopping in the UK

Mystery Shopping in the UK Ever wondered what life is like for someone who does mystery shopping in the UK?  How much travel is involved? What planning do you need to do ahead? Can anyone make a living from it? – We chat to Money Shed member ‘Schewy‘ to find out all about it. Can you tell us how you first found out about Mystery Shopping in the UK and how you got into it? A chance remark from one of the mum’s of the children that I was looking…

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The Working from home Toolkit – How to earn over £1000 a month from home

The Working from home Toolkit - Everything you need to earn money online (UPDATED FOR 2018!) 1

The Working from home Toolkit When you first start earning money working from home it’s very important to make sure that you have the right tools to hand. Having the best tools you can afford will mean that you not only do work much faster but also open yourself up to more opportunities. I am going to take you through what I consider to be ‘essential’ kit when it comes to earning money online in the UK. Hopefully, this will help those of you who are just starting out and wondering what you…

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Working for Appen : Web Search Evaluator Work

The Working from home Toolkit - Everything you need to earn money online (UPDATED FOR 2018!) 8

Working for Appen : Have you seen those jobs that are advertised on the internet to work as a Web Search Evaluator? – There are a few companies that offer such high paid work you can do from home such as Appen and Lionbridge. In this post we look at what is like working for Appen and how you can apply. Requirements There are two types of requirements for you to begin working as an independent contractor for Appen. Firstly there are the technical requirements: you must have a computer or a…

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iTunes versus Spotify – Where should you spend your money

iTunes versus Spotify - Where should you spend your money

iTunes versus Spotify : Listening to music has changed considerably over the last few years, thanks to iTunes and the iPhone, iPods and so on, and also Spotify. Both have revolutionised CD ownership and music listening. iTunes iTunes is a media player and library, and also it incorporates a store. It was launched in January 2001 and users can download music, TV shows, podcasts and a variety of other media now, but it started out as a music service and that remains its biggest component. Tracks and albums are purchased…

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Best Cashback Sites – A Beginner’s Guide

best cashback sites

A beginner’s guide to using the best cashback sites There are a number of cashback websites on the internet, and two of the most common and well-known are Topcashback and Quidco. Both operate similarly and pay out cashback on purchases made through the cashback website, but Topcashback promises to pay the highest cashback amount. Previously I have written about how I made £200+ within a matter of weeks using Topcashback but thought I would write a brand new beginners guide to using the best cashback sites to help maybe just…

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SurveyBee – Join the one survey site that covers them all

SurveyBee - Join the one survey site that covers them all

When you first start out trying to find survey sites to sign up to it can take a while to find both decent ones which pay a good rate and ones that can be trusted. SurveyBee has solved that problem and is an excellent new service that basically lets you sign up to many survey companies by only joining one. We chatted to SurveyBee to find out more about this fantastic service. What exactly is SurveyBee? SurveyBee is a company, situated in Copenhagen, Denmark, providing a service, allowing panelists to quickly select…

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Become a Virtual Assistant with Get Ahead VA

Become a Virtual Assistant with Get Ahead VA

In this blog post we look at working as a virtual assistant from home and what that entails. More and more companies are looking for people working from home that they can harness and have them work for them regardless of their location. We get to one company offering workers that very opportunity, and they are Get Ahead VA. What exactly does being a Virtual Assistant involve? Being a virtual assistant is like being any kind of assistant – it’s just that the work is generally completed virtually or remotely. …

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Mystery Shopping with Tern

Mystery Shopping with Tern 2

Getting paid to shop. It sounds too good to be true doesn’t it? We chat to Victoria from Tern Consultancy Ltd to find out the truth about becoming a Mystery Shopper. Victoria, let’s begin by clearing up what a Mystery Shopper does…  As a Mystery Shopper for Tern you will be paid to visit our clients and observe their day to day operations whilst posing as a “normal customer”. You will be following an assignment brief which will tell you what you need to look out for during your visit:…

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SurveyBods – Just what is it that makes this No.1 rated company tick?

SurveyBods - Just what is it that makes this No.1 rated company tick? 2

Lauren and Josh, Community Managers at SurveyBods – the No.1 Survey Panel in the UK, talk about the benefits being part of a panel and community can offer. SurveyBods (who you can follow on Twitter here) members not only influence brands and organisations decision making through research surveys, they get rewarded with cash and prizes! How did SurveyBods come to be? What was the impetus? Lauren: On August 20th 2013, a lovely summer’s day, SurveyBods was born! SurveyBods, previously known as the ‘Informer Panel’, went through some intensive re-branding. We…

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Robert Jones from WhatUsersDo chats about how you can earn from home working for them

Robert Jones from WhatUsersDo chats about how you can earn from home working for them

Robert Jones (Who you can find on Twitter here) the Panel manager from the fantastic WhatUsersDo talks about website testing with their company which pays you £8-£15 per 20 minute website review. Money Shed members have been aware of earning money through WhatUsersDo for quite some time now but can you tell us how the company came to be? WhatUsersDo was founded by Lee Duddell was set up over five years ago so anyone, in any size or type of organisation, can remotely gather user research from across the world with real…

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Online Testing Jobs : Utest

Online testing jobs uTest

Money Shed member Spike241 has been earning some seriously big amounts of month each month doing work for an online testing job for uTest ($500+ a month). If you have an interest in helping websites look and work better you may find their personally written guide below Online Testing Jobs : Utest Late last year I discovered uTest through The Money Shed Toolkit. It’s now 3 months later and I’ve just made $1000 in one month. I hope that this guide will help some of you to earn a little (or…

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Interview : Find out how to earn money by sharing deals with FindItForLess

Interview : Find out how to earn money by sharing deals with FindItForLess

FindItForLess grabbed my attention around the tail end of last year as a fantastic alternative to sites like HotUKDeals. What’s the biggest advantage? The fact it pays YOU to share deals! We sat down with the owner Nick to find out a lot more about this fantastic website. Can you tell us about what FinditForLess is and how it works? Find It For Less is a site which will help people find the latest bargains online but also earn cashback. The idea is that our members post offers they have found…

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An experts guide to Clixsense

An experts guide to Clixsense 2

  Money Shed member KatyKicker is a real professional when it comes to the world of ClixSense. She has kindly written this guide to help people maybe just starting with the site get the most from it and really boost their earnings.   There is a dedicated ClixSense thread on The Money Shed which you can find here Here is my guide on how to maximise your earnings on Clixsense. I have personally made around $3,500, just from Clixsense alone. Clixssense is not a scam and I am happy to offer advice,…

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Getting started in the world of paid content writing

Getting started in the world of paid content writing

  Ever wanted to get into the world of paid content writing but don’t know where to start? Read on then as Money Shed member Ruth tells us how she ended up earning quite a lot of money from her natural skill in writing.   The opportunities to get started in content writing for the Internet have changed since I began in 2008. What has not changed is that written content is still very much in demand and it’s possible to earn extra income or to work full time from home…

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Want to save some money for Christmas? Money Saving Girl to the rescue!

Earn Money Online in the UK with The Money Shed

  This week on the The Money Shed blog we take some time away from earning money online and look at how we can save money during those all important months running up to Christmas. Ever needed a bit of inspiration or guidance about how to save some pennies? Or wanted to know what the latest technologies are to keep your home at its most economical? Well if the answer is ‘Yes’, then take a look at the Money Saving Girl website, and you’ll find loads of advice and hot tips on…

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Adult Online Webcam Work: All your questions answered

Adult Online Webcam Work: All your questions answered

On The Money Shed we’ve covered a lot of things that are ideal Work from home jobs for Mum such as Surveys, Mystery Shopping and everything inbetween. There has been a significant rise in the number of women going into online adult work, such as webcam modelling and adult chat. Even in today’s current economic state, both services seem to show no signs of slowing down and for some workers, it appears you can earn you a decent living from it. You get to work for yourself, work when you…

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Earn Money Online in the UK with The Money Shed

Earn Money Online in the UK with The Money Shed

  We recently asked a member on The Money Shed (EllieHall) to talk about how the site has had an impact on helping them to earn money online in the UK. The Money Shed If you’re looking to earn money online, whether you want a full time income on your terms, a bit of extra money to fit around childcare or just a little bit extra to help you save for something special, then The Money Shed is the place to visit. The Money Shed is a friendly and welcoming…

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Field Agent UK Interview : Chris Pearson – Part 2

Field Agent UK Interview : Chris Pearson -  Part 1

The Money Shed recently had the time to have a chat with Chris Pearson who is the head honcho at Field Agent UK. For those that don’t know Field Agent is an App available exclusively for iPhone (Available here) that pays you for going out and doing tasks such as audits in shops, photos of billboards and all manor of weird and wonderful things.   I myself have been a Field Agent for a number of years and have earned a LOT from the the App. We asked him a…

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