Ways to Make Some Extra Money Online

Ways to Make Some Extra Money Online

**UPDATED MAY 2020**

We could all do with a bit of extra cash… especially these days!  I make some extra money online in a few different ways, and I wanted to share some of my favourites with you.  Some take a bit of effort; others are easy peasy!

Not all of them are for everyone; some take effort, some take money, but they are all ways that have worked for me and have basically paid for my Christmas this year.  Some of the links below are referral/affiliate links (which means that if you click on the links and make a purchase/join a scheme, I make a little bit of £… another great way to make money online!)



This is a simple way of earning some extra cash simply by giving your opinion on things.  There are no right or wrong answers… just answers!

is one that I have recently discovered.  On Prolific, you can take part in fun surveys & exciting scientific studies from researchers around the world, or you can help startups by testing their apps and games.  You can even choose to donate your rewards to charities or not-for profits.  And once you’ve taken part in a few studies, their referral programme opens up to you and you can earn 10% of your friend’s first cash out.  It all adds up.

There are so many sites that offer cashback; money back on purchases online that you would have made anyway.

My personal favourite is Quidco.  It’s the UK’s leading cashback platform, helping over 4 million members earn cashback on their shopping; they have generous commissions, with superfast payment.  It’s my go-to site before I do any shopping online (they also have a great in-store cashback selection, which includes ) – so you can shop in store using a registered bank card, and get cashback without even thinking about it!).  I’ve earned over £1700 in cashback since I started using the site 5 years ago.  They are a great way to make extra money online for doing things that you would already be doing.

If you join up using my link below, you’ll get an extra £10 in your account (when you earn £5 in cashback). I get the same, so we both win!


Matched betting is a technique used to profit from the free bets and incentives offered by bookmakers. It is generally considered risk-free as it is based on the application of a mathematical equation rather than chance.

Matched Betting can be complicated, but Profit Accumilator makes it easy!  They finding the best free bets and bonuses; it’s extremely time consuming to do it on your own, and working out what strategy to use to turn those bonuses into cash is not easy. So, they do the hard part for you.

First, they show you all of the most profitable offers available. Then, their videos literally walk you through the entire process step by step. All you have to do is watch the video, follow the instructions, and cash out your profit. It’s that simple.

It’s well worth visiting the website and watching the video that comes up – there’s a straight forward explination to what matched betting is!

Swagbucks.com is the web’s most popular rewards program that gives you free gift cards and cash for the everyday things you already do online.

Earn points when you shop at your favourite retailers, watch entertaining videos, search the web, answer surveys and find great deals. Redeem points for gift cards to your favourite retailers like Amazon or get cash back from Paypal.

BEMYEYEBeMyEye is a smartphone app which lets you earn money on the go by completing challenges or “missions”.  You simply need to download the app from the App Store or Google Play and create an account.

Then can then start earning money by checking which challenges are located close to you.  The more missions you complete, the higher ranking you become and the more challenges you’ll be eligible for.

Use invitation code ex2yrl when you sign up and you’ll get an extra £1 in your account when you complete your first mission!


Buzzoole is the first IEO (Influence Engine Optimization) platform. Through their platform, they help you optimize your online presence and engagement within your social network, helping you become influential in subjects in which you have expertise.

You just have to connect your social accounts, optimize your online presence and discover what topics you are influential in.  You’ll be invited to certain campaigns and given a task to complete (share a video or photo, including relevant hashtags etc, write a blog post…) and once these campaigns have been completed, you get rewards in the form of Buzzoole credits, which can be converted to Amazon gift cards.  The campaigns are fairly straightforward to do, although it can take 60 days for your Amazon credits to convert.

So there are some of my favourite ways to Make Extra Money Online! Are there any that I’ve missed??  Comment below and let me know!

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