40+ Best Side Hustle Ideas In 2022 [Make Extra Money]

Without knowing it, I’ve always been the side hustle type. I would always come up with ways to earn some extra income while studying.

There are many options on how to earn extra income. If you are willing to work extra hours per week on top of your job, there are many many options that can give you a significant amount of extra income.

Proofreading And Copyediting

If you’re someone who pays attention to details and gets great satisfaction from delivering correct grammar and punctuation, starting a proofreading side hustle may be for you!

Run Facebook Ads

By running Facebook ads, you can help small businesses increase their traffic. They will make more money using Facebook ads, while you make money running them.

Selling Stuff Online

When I was studying I sold all my study books as soon as I finished my semester. With this money, I bought the study books for the new semester (also second hand).

Teach English With VIPKid

VIPKid is a platform that you can use to teach English online to Chinese students. You can work when you want, where you want, and you can make up to $22 per hour.

Walk Dogs Or Pet Sit

What you get paid varies highly depending on if you are walking the pets, coming over for a couple of hours, or even facilitating an overnight stay. I’ve seen listings $20 dollars per half-hour walk!


You just play with the kids for an hour after the parents leave, take them to bed and go sit in front of the television.

Sell With Shopify

Shopify is an easy to use platform that I’ve used in the past to set up and run my own eCommerce store. It sounds like a lot of work, but it’s actually quite easy once you’ve set it up.

Freelance Skills On Fiverr

If you have any marketable skill, working as a freelancer is definitely something that you should try! Skills like copy writing, marketing, and website design are all great skills to list on Fiverr.

Write An Ebook

You can write about a specific things that you’ve learned over the past year, something to help others, or a hobby that you want more people to know about.

Create A Course

There are platforms out there that make creating your online course super easy. One of the best platforms out there is Teachable, they provide you with an entire course creation bundle when you sign up.