Tools and Resources

by Amy Kennedy

Several months ago, I received an email with a job listing in it from a client of mine “P.J.” raving about this wonderful freelance site. She went on to boast about two good paying contracts that she had found there:...

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by Amy Kennedy

Do you ever long for your former corporate salary while working at home? Have you ever considered trying a freelance position where you would leave the house a few times a month then work from home the remainder of the...

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by Amy Kennedy

With so many places online to find work from home jobs, would it surprise you if I told you that Craigslist is one people use? It’s true. Craigslist work from home jobs exist, but it’s a matter of knowing whether...

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by Amy Kennedy

I’ve heard it time and time again. So many people want to work from home but many of them seem to have trouble finding legitimate work at home jobs. The problem is that many listings seem legitimate but often lead...

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by Amy Kennedy

There have been many questions in the work-from-world about FlexJobs.com. Everyone knows you shouldn’t pay for a job, yet FlexJobs charges a membership fee. So is it automatically a scam? The short answer is no. They are not a scam....

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by FStewart

The National Center for Education projected a 9% rise in student enrollment for student younger than 25, and a 23% rise in students over 25 from 2010 to 2019.  Many of these will be parents, and more specifically mothers, many...

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by FStewart

Single moms have the weight of the world on their shoulders. They have to take the kids to school, pick them up, feed them, help them with homework, make sure they are able to take advantage of as many opportunities...

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by FStewart

There are many financial considerations when working from home, but there may be some that you do not think to consider on the front end.  In fact, you may not consider them until you find yourself needing the information and...

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by Erica Martin

Do you grow your own fruits and vegetables, or make your own homemade baked goods and have excess food that you want to share or sell to people in your neighborhood? If so, there’s an easy way to sell them...

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by Miranda Grimm

I have a special skill I would love to share with you. This skill is something anyone can learn to do and it is a quick way to turn old items into new while making quick cash. Pick up old...

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by Miranda Grimm

Ever considered making money from your expertise and pursuing a career in freelance consulting? If you have a lot of knowledge about a certain topic, or have gained experience working in the same field for several years, you could become...

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by Leisa Good

Do you worry about your online privacy when viewing emails and texts? Do you ever wonder where those deleted messages supposedly go? Do you yearn for more privacy but never feel that you have it?   Then downloading the Confide...

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by Leisa Good

If a friend texts you about lunch, is the first thing you say, “Hold on.  Let me pull up my calendar!”? Then you need the Emu app downloaded on your iPhone.  Sorry the Android app is still in the works!...

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by Leisa Good

Are there days when you wish you had a dollar for every Google search you performed? Are there days when you wish you had more time and money to give to worthy causes? Then signing up with Sleiomight be a...

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by Jess Weaver

Aren’t you glad we have “the cloud” available nowadays? O, what’s that? You are not sure of what “the cloud” is… Well, no one knows “what” it is…but it sure is helpful. Google Drive is one of those unique places...

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by Leisa Good

Are there days when you want to share a selfie, but don’t know if anyone will see it? Are there days you want to be sociable but on your own terms? Then downloading the Povio app might be a solution...

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by Leisa Good

Are your passwords under 12 characters long? Are you having trouble remembering all of your passwords? Are you storing your passwords offline right next to your computer? If you answer yes to any of these questions, then you have just...

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by Miranda Grimm

If you have ever thought helping others plan a vacation would be a great job, you might have a passion for working as a travel agent. There are many ways you can work from home in this industry. Several companies...

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by Miranda Grimm

If you have a blog and/or website you need to drive traffic toward- this article will help you understand how to utilize the best resources available through Fiverr. It’s not just a great place to make additional money online, Fiverr...

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by Miranda Grimm

Bloggers are always needing images. Truth be told- stealing them seems like the only possible solution to many people who simply don’t make enough to hand out hundreds of dollars for monthly image subscription plans. But don’t risk your reputation...

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by Leisa Good

Are there days where you need “a little space”? Are there days you’d rather avoid certain people? Are there days you’d rather have no “surprise encounters”? Then downloading the Cloak app might be a solution for you and your peace...

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by Leisa Good

Would you like to write like one of the literary greats? Does your writing need to be “tighter” and less wordy? Then downloading the Hemingway app might be a solution for you and your writing.   What Exactly is the...

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by Miranda Grimm

Use your Android smartphone or tablet to help you practice for your upcoming job interview and to overcome your anxiety when being grilled with tough questions by a hiring manager. Here are two free mobile apps from the Google Play...

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by Erica Martin

If you own a small business, it’s important that you have different materials to promote your business, such as business cards, flyers, and even graphics for your website or Facebook page.  I recently discovered a website called Canva that makes...

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by Erica Martin

It’s tax time, which means it’s time to pull out that shoe box you’ve been saving your receipts in and start figuring out where to deduct your different tax deductions.  Don’t you ever wish there was a better way to...

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by Miranda Grimm

Working from home through the virtual world of the internet provides us with an unlimited array of resources and tools. We’ve tried a lot of things to keep ourselves organized, websites to find new online jobs and tools to stay...

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by Miranda Grimm

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of AeroLife™ for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Every day around 3 o’clock I have to avoid the couch. If I sit down then I will surely lay down....

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by Miranda Grimm

Working from home certainly has its many advantages. Being able to decorate and arrange your home office however you feel is one of them! I should be taking this perk a bit more seriously. My home office space is crying...

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by Miranda Grimm

This is a guest post submitted by Alan Lucas of a Make-A-Web-Site.com Getting involved with Amazon’s affiliate program can be a pretty fun and exciting experience for anyone that has the time and patience to see it through. A lot...

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by Erica Martin

If you don’t mind investing a little money and time, one way you can earn money from home is by working as an independent distributor for a multi-level marketing (MLM) company. Though I personally haven’t done this, I do realize...

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by Erica Martin

Transcription can be a great way to make extra money working from home, especially if you have a good ear and fast fingers. There are several different types of transcription jobs that are available on the web, however; it’s important...

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by Missy Diaz

Are you in the process of attending a work at home trade show? If so, and if it’s your first, there are things you can do to make the event literally pay off. Trade shows are known for being great...

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by Missy Diaz

If you prefer the Kindle Fire from Amazon over the pricier iPad from Apple, then you know most likely also appreciate finding ways to save money otherwise. If you also happen to be a small business owner, then we know...

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by Erica Martin

How to Learn Another Language One skill that can help you when you work from home, especially if you do phone work, is being fluent in a second language.  Many companies are looking for people who are bilingual, especially in...

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by Erica Martin

If you work from home, especially if you’re an independent contractor, one of the most important things you need to do is keep track of your business expenses – anything pertaining to your business, such as the cost to run...

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by Erica Martin

One of the things that I’ve found that’s essential not only for keep track of my independent contractor work, but also for keeping track of life in general, is a to-do list.  I’ve used several to-do list sites, such as...

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by Erica Martin

Create a Derivative Work from a Public Domain Work If you’ve always wanted to write a book, but are not sure what you want to write about, there is good news.  There is actually a way to write a book...

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by Renee Crandall Phile

What Is A Cover Letter? Have you asked this question before? If so, you’re not alone. Maybe you have written many cover letters in the past, but are still unsure of exactly what function they serve. After all, if you...

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by Erica Martin

If you’re a freelance writer or blogger, one problem you may have is trying to figure out how to organize your thoughts for the blog posts or articles you write.  One technique that I’ve found to be effective, especially when...

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by FStewart

There are tons of resources on the web for those that work from home.  Some of them are really helpful, and some of them are not so much.  There are work from home sites which are geared toward working from...

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by Miranda Grimm

Shipping Via FedEx If your work at home business handles a lot of shipments through FedEx then be sure to check out the new FedEx Delivery Manager. It will make your busy life so much easier! Selling products online can...

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by Leisa Good

Do long hours in front of your laptop have you yawning and reaching for a cup of coffee or a sugar fix? Do you frequently feel stressed and achy after a long day of sitting at your desk? Whether you...

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by Erica Martin

If you’re a freelance writer, you might use Microsoft Word to type your articles.  If so you’re probably familiar with a lot of the useful features that Word as, such as spell check and grammar check.  However, there are a...

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by Erica Martin

If you do phone work from home, it’s very important to take care of your voice so you can communicate clearly with the people you talk to.  This post will provide some  information on the causes of voice problems, how...

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by Erica Martin

I recently discovered a website called IFTTT.com – IFTTT stands for “if this, then that” – it is a website that contains different “recipes,” – these recipes are basically macros that will perform different actions, such as emailing you certain information, or...

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by Miranda Grimm

Happy Valentine’s Day! In honor of a day filled with the ooey gooeys for the people we love I wanted to give you some of the places we, the Adventure Team, Love to Make Money Online! 10 Places We Love...

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by Erica Martin

One important benefit that many people give up when they decide to work from home is health insurance.  However if you work from home and aren’t married to someone who has a job that provides good health insurance, and you...

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by Erica Martin

Networking is an important part of finding jobs and getting new business, whether you work from home or not.  When you work away from home it’s easy to network, because you have people around you all the time – but...

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by Erica Martin

About 18 months ago, I wrote my first post for Work at Home Adventures – it was titled “Balancing Response” and it was a response to an post that Jess Weaver had written on finding balance in your life.  I...

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by Erica Martin

When you’re working from home it’s important to find ways to save time and stay organized  so that you can focus more on your work and less on outside distractions such as email.  In this blog post, I’ll be discussing...

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