Second jobs: why have a second job?

Second job on your mind? Consider these five reasons to pick up a second job.

Top 5 reasons to get a second job

  1. Turn your money-making hobby into a second career – try setting yourself up as an expert in social media, cosmetics, fitness, online research, weddings or anything else that intrigues you.
  2. Diversify your income stream with complementary roles, such as blogging, consulting, freelancing, public speaking, teaching or tutoring.
  3. Get out of debt and build up an emergency fund by expanding your regular earnings.
  4. Build up skills, experience and satisfaction that you can’t get in your current job.
  5. Become a consultant and earn high consulting fees — make $40, $50, $100 or even $500 an hour.

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