Making money in the time of COVID

2020 has been a tough year and it seems like 2021 might not be so different. Many people have lost their jobs, many others cannot get a job and with the rising prices in food and necessities, there may be a higher chance of depression amongst all. I have compiled a short list of work from home jobs which are currently hiring. These are companies which may help you earn a little extra every month. Please share with others. These are legit companies that do pay.


Transcription is currently the most trending work from home job. All you need is your own laptop, a secure WIFI/ internet connection and some typing skills. Transcription is one of the easiest jobs I have come across, all you do is hear what is being said and type it out. Here are my top two current transcription jobs:

  1. Rev Transcription: Rev transcription services have been around since 2010, you can make anything from $10 to $200 per month. You an work in your own time, in the comfort of your home. When applying to Rev, you may have to submit a small test, but that is with every work from home transcription company, it’s simply to test your typing and English skills. Rev pays through PayPal every Monday.
  1. Verbit Transcription: Verbit has been around since 2017. With Verbit you have the opportunity to work part-time or full-time, depending on your skills as well as availability of work. You can make as much as $300 per month. The also pay through PayPal every second Monday.


You may have heard of people blogging and making money, so what is blogging? Blogging is basically writing. Whether its about recipes, psychology, finance, education, anything and everything. All you need is a website, laptop/PC, internet connection and something to write about, a topic of your choice. To make money with blogging, you monetize your website, this means, allow adverts to be displayed on your website so that you can get paid form those advertisers. You can also use affiliate programs and advertise for companies. Bloggers make anything from $100 to $1000 per month, But remember nothing happens overnight and it may take sometime. Here are a few companies that can help you start a blog:

  1. WordPress: WordPress allows you to create a free website or build a blog with ease on Dozens of free, customizable, mobile-ready designs and themes. Free hosting and support. You can also start your online store with WordPress. With WordPress you also get the opportunity to monetize your website through JetPack. It gives you everything you need to design, secure, and grow your site in one bundle. With Jetpack, you can: Fully customize your site with free themes, image tools, and rich content. Increase your traffic through automatic social sharing, related content, and faster load times. Get a safer, stronger site via secure logins and protection from brute force attacks.
  1. HubPages: HubPages is an open community of passionate people, writers, explorers, knowledge seekers, conversation starters. Interacting and informing. Sharing words, pictures and videos. Asking questions. Finding answers. It’s a rich and rewarding experience with a unique set of tools and resources to help Hubbers find and build an audience, easily create articles, and earn all sorts of rewards, from accolades to ad revenue.

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