Go Back   WAHM Forums - WAHM.com >

Welcome to the WAHM Forums - WAHM.com.

Welcome to WAHM Forums

Already registered? Login above 

OR

To take advantage of all the site's features, become a member of the largest community of Work-At-Home Moms.

The advertising to the left will not show if you are a registered user.


Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old 09-05-2013, 11:50 AM
Registered WAHM
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Posts: 1
Default Introduction

Hi all,

I am brand new to the forums but have been a stay at home dad for about a year now of a sort. I have a MA in history and work at a local historic site on the weekend. My wife manages a restaurant here in town and earns the bulk of the money. We live pretty comfortably, although mostly paycheck to paycheck.

Recently I've been thinking about earning a little money while I'm here at home with my son. However, I really don't know where to start and figured this forum would be a good starting point.

I am not looking for a ton of money or a ton of time to invest, mostly just a handful of hours per day. I was wondering what has worked for you guys and what might work well for me.

Thanks in advance for any advice you all can provide!

KAJ
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old 09-05-2013, 11:53 AM
danasurvey's Avatar
Grand WAHM
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: United States
Posts: 16,302
Default

Welcome to the forum KAJ.

You'll find lots of stuff here.
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old 09-05-2013, 07:03 PM
malea's Avatar
WAHM Master
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Smalltown , Oregon
Posts: 6,053
Default

Welcome to WAHM
Reply With Quote
  #4 (permalink)  
Old 09-11-2013, 03:20 AM
stillthesame's Avatar
WAHM Regular
 
Join Date: Aug 2013
Posts: 20
Default

welcome here, have a great time ahead.
Reply With Quote
  #5 (permalink)  
Old 09-12-2013, 09:02 PM
AllanJames's Avatar
Super WAHM
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Location: New Zealand
Posts: 478
Default

Hi and Welcome!

I suggest you investigate affiliate marketing, because ...

1) Your startup costs will be low. Below $100 a month.

2) You don't need your own website.

3) You don't need to develop your own products (leave that for later)

I don't think I can post a link to it here (due to forum rules) but there's a good Youtube video about affiliate marketing by one Joel Comm. I think it's called 'What is internet marketing?'

It will give you a basic understanding.

There is also an Affiliate Marketing sub-forum here.
Reply With Quote
  #6 (permalink)  
Old 10-20-2013, 04:56 AM
Ck411's Avatar
WAHM Regular
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 52
Default

Hi there! I'm new to the forum but I've been working as a consultant for a company for almost two years and looking forward to being a stay at home dad really soon. I have a little boy that is growing quick and I want to spend more time with him. My wife already works from home and soon I will be joining her! Good luck!
Reply With Quote
  #7 (permalink)  
Old 12-18-2013, 09:25 AM
katelynsdad's Avatar
Awesome WAHM
 
Join Date: Oct 2006
Location: United States
Posts: 899
Default

Hi KAJ,

Good to meet you! See you around here (=
Reply With Quote
  #8 (permalink)  
Old 01-21-2014, 12:57 PM
Registered WAHM
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: NE Tennessee
Posts: 8
Default Welcome!

I do a little part-time work at home mainly by doing a few survey sites. It takes a long time & quite a few surveys to get paid. I received two $25 Wal-Mart cards from one site & another has sent me three $10 codes for Amazon.

I do a few surveys a day usually early in the am or late pm.

Good luck
Reply With Quote
  #9 (permalink)  
Old 03-13-2014, 05:36 PM
AldenteVonTino's Avatar
WAHM Regular
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: the Sunshine State also known as Florida
Posts: 31
Default

I agree, a survey site is a really good place to start in a few bucks hither and yon. Maybe you and your son could go off on adventures as secret shoppers.
Reply With Quote
 
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off