Friday, December 3, 2010

Money making challenge update

For the last 3 months I have been doing a money making challenge. I did ok, but I know I could have done much better if I had not had to move and fix my house right in the middle of the challenge causing it to be put on the back burner.

Still I did make $483 through a few ways
1.) I bought things to sell. The first few things I bought to resell did not go so well, but other things did.
2.) I made an ebook which was going well then I had some problems with the host of said book so I pulled it.
3.) I did a few odd jobs here and there such as haircuts and cleaning.

Once I made a bit I paid for advertising on another blog which worked well and will run for 12 months.

I have also managed to organise a few things for next year, so whilst technically I only had the challenge open until 30th Nov, realistically the effects of the challenge will continue on for some time.

As such I will be continuing the money making challenge. I am not hugely focused on it right now because I have an assignment and assessment to complete soon as well as installing the kitchen (we ripped ours out the other night) and a few other things in the house.

I also never got to do my garage sale due to so many other things always on but we have set a date for not this Saturday but next, so provided nothing comes up I will make a bit of money then. I have already begun to place garage sale items in one area. We had things in storage here we wanted to sell, but it was quite hard doing it interstate.

I will be cleaning, organising and pricing everything and will let you all know how it goes. I have lots on in the next few weeks so it should be interesting.

2 comments :

  1. Well I turned $0 into $140, invested that plus a little extra and turned it into about $1000. Ok so it happened on the 1 Dec but near enough is good enough right? I'm investing at least half of that back into my business so I can turn it into more! Thanks for starting the challenge it helped me lots.

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  2. Thats awesome. Dec1st is near enough, lol.

    Have fun with the money and growing your business.

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