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6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by Opinionated: 1:45pm On Sep 12
There is a lot students can do to earn an income while actively working to garner their degree qualifications. Jumia Travel, the leading online travel agency, shares 6 helpful tips for making money as a student.

Do Freelance Writing For Blogs or Businesses

If you’re good at writing, you can consider doing freelance writing for blogs as one way of earning an income as a student. Aside blogs, many businesses are looking for freelance writers to help them meet their writing and content creation needs, so you can take advantage of this and apply for freelance jobs with these businesses.

Consider Doing Online Design Work

For students who consider themselves artists, have a knack for graphic design and are really good with Coreldraw, Photoshop or other graphic design software, doing online design work, like making small graphics for advertisements and full site redesigns for websites and businesses, can be a great way to earn an income. Students can also consider entering design competitions that offer monetary awards for winners, and stand a chance to get paid a good amount of money if they win.

Consider Becoming a Voice-Over Artist

Doing voice-over work for production companies and advertising agencies is another great way to earn an income as a student. If you have a great voice and some broadcasting talent, you can apply for voice-over opportunities and get paid doing voice-over work for people and businesses.

Do Printing Jobs

Considering the fact that students, especially university students, do a lot of printing work, you can set up a mini-printing business with an easily affordable deskjet printer whose inks can be easily refilled, and start printing for students at your own rates. You can set up this business close to any student’s hostel or even from your room, and be on your way to making some side income as a student.

Real Estate/House Agent

As a student, if you are conversant with your locality, you can use your free time to search for accommodation for freshers and fellow students in your school environment, charging them a commissions/agents fee for your service.

Sell Your Skills

Whatever skill you have, offer it as a service to people at a cost. If you are good at cooking, considering providing catering services to those in need of it at a reasonable cost. If you are good at sewing, considering making clothes for people at a cost. If you’re good at phone or computer repairs and maintenance, also consider providing this service to people at a cost. You only need to ensure that you market your skills well, and put yourself out there so people can see what you have to offer. You can also sell your services on online sites like Fiverr, Jumia Food etc.

Source: http://www.opinions.ng/6-helpful-tips-making-money-student/

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by rocknation62(m): 3:33pm On Sep 12
Wish i knew things like dis bfr i left schl...would av been robbing shoulder with DANGOTE,OTEDOLA and co... Steady thanks to baba GOD for whr i am grin grin grin...meanwhile FTC things

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by Appdriod: 3:33pm On Sep 12
Hmmm?

The way you people say these things as if it's easy.

These IT skills are 'skills' and they require time too.
You don't just wake up and start graphic design, or printing or writing for bloggers. They require skills.

We seem to make them sound like 'breathing' that you don't need to learn.
Why don't you add football, rapping (Efe comes to mind), dancing, etc to the list.

As a student, you can make money with any skill you have.

Moral of the lesson LEARN A SKILL

This 'na-so-ee-easy' worldview that we seem to attach to IT skills is what is leading to mediocre blogs everywhere, quack developers, bend-bend website and what have you.

Learn a skill, before you talk of making money off it.

Meanwhile you can check out this app...

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.dymxin.downloader_for_facebook_instagram_whatsapp

To download WhatsApp status (video and images), Facebook videos and Instagram feeds (Videos and images)

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by donbrowser(m): 3:33pm On Sep 12
Hmmmm
Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by agboolhar7(m): 3:34pm On Sep 12
Playing a musical instrument in a local church too helps
Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by donefezy: 3:34pm On Sep 12
Same thing over and over again. angry All this bloggers don tire me oo

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by Sonoyom(m): 3:35pm On Sep 12
Ok
Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by Greatmind23: 3:35pm On Sep 12
they won't hear until one dirty looking Gucci Gucci boys splash hot akamu in their dirty Gucci Gucci slaying pusy

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by NotNairalandi(m): 3:37pm On Sep 12
if you want to make cool cash kindly follow this instructions below;


(1)Go look for 10-15k

(2)search for a big market where you can buy very good grade okrika or already made female jeans trousers,bum short,short party gown,tops,thick legins,gegins,nice tops,top gown,short gown or/and short skirt.( be very selective and make sure you dont buy outdated cloths)

(3) make out time for yourself,mostly around 5:00pm,because at this time 80% of students are already in their hostel..bro or sissy,just dress nicely add little of those nice perfume not confo ooh.package your goods nicely..go to those female hostels or mixed-hostel around you including your hostel and make your cool cash.

(4)In the process of appling the No.3 instruction..please kindly avoid these 4 things stated below;

(1) Romove shame,big boyism,fine boyism and other sime sime character.

(2)Never sell your goods on credit to them no matter what,some will presure you to sell to them on credit after buying cloth from you 2 or 3 times.but stand gidigbam on ur decision,let them know you as mr.No Credit.but be friendly and always decline to their requst with good manner and politeness.

(3)Never try to date any of ur customer no matter how beautiful or se-xy she may look.if you need girlfriend please go to another school and do whatever you want

(4)Train your mind so you can stand their temptation,hope you know what i mean,because some will want you to come to their room and sell to them,they will remove their cloth infront of you just to test the cloth they want to buy.if you are a guy with an empty soul,as you see booby,curve waste and pink color pant your pric k go stand like ciger before you know what is happenning you have sold all your goods below cost price and even dash out your mobile phone as jarah.

follow these instructions sequencially and become rich within 1year.


Goodluck!

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by sketcherJ(m): 3:42pm On Sep 12
See, I am damned tired of all this theories you people perambulate over and over again.. Give us examples damn it! Give us names of places to go look for this employment opportunities.. Give us real testimonies of guys doing it

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by ElizaVeta(f): 3:49pm On Sep 12
Same Story embarassed

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by okwyee(m): 3:49pm On Sep 12
Appdriod:
Hmmm?

The way you people say these things as if it's easy.

These IT skills are 'skills' and they require time too.
You don't just wake up and start graphic design, or printing or writing for bloggers. They require skills.

We seem to make them sound like 'breathing' that you don't need to learn.
Why don't you add football, rapping (Efe comes to mind), dancing, etc to the list.

As a student, you can make money with any skill you have.

Moral of the lesson LEARN A SKILL

This 'na-so-ee-easy' worldview that we seem to attach to IT skills is what is leading to mediocre blogs everywhere, quack developers, bend-bend website and what have you.

Learn a skill, before you talk of making money off it.


Graphic design is somewhat easy na.
I started learning it 4months ago without any prior knowledge of design whatsoever.
Now I'm on the middle of a $125 gig (I guess I landed the job because of the way i choose to market myself), I know it's small but considering the timeframe I started doing this, i can only but imagine the good things that lies ahead.

Op forgot to add Yahoo Yahoo grin

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by ElizaVeta(f): 3:51pm On Sep 12
sketcherJ:
See, I am damned tired of all this theories you people perambulate over and over again.. Give us examples damn it! Give us names of places to go look for this employment opportunities.. Give us real testimonies of guys doing it
grin grin

Repetition is the case grin
Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by BiafranBushBoy: 3:53pm On Sep 12
I will soon make it explicit.

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by ElizaVeta(f): 3:53pm On Sep 12
The EASIEST way students can make money is to learn HAIR DRESSING!

grin grin

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by Uyi168(m): 3:55pm On Sep 12
Bet9ja has been saving my ass..

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by sketcherJ(m): 4:08pm On Sep 12
ElizaVeta:
grin grin

Repetition is the case grin
yea, I don't even read these kinda posts again.. Just scanned through.. Just tired of repetitions
Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by sketcherJ(m): 4:10pm On Sep 12
okwyee:


Graphic design is somewhat easy na.
I started learning it 4months ago without any prior knowledge of design whatsoever.
Now I'm on the middle of a $125 gig (I guess I landed the job because of the way i choose to market myself), I know it's small but considering the timeframe I started doing this, i can only but imagine the good things that lies ahead.

Op forgot to add Yahoo Yahoo grin
how do u guys get your pay from fiverr.. Since it is connected to your PayPal account and you can't receive or withdraw from PayPal in Nigeria
Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by shadyberry(f): 4:10pm On Sep 12
nice one
Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by fait10(m): 4:15pm On Sep 12
Sell your skills?? What of olosho job op

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by Harbeyg09(m): 4:16pm On Sep 12
I just wish i can time travel

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by okwyee(m): 4:17pm On Sep 12
sketcherJ:
how do u guys get your pay from fiverr.. Since it is connected to your PayPal account and you can't receive or withdraw from PayPal in Nigeria

I don't do fiverr bro, I hate it.
I got the work on Facebook and it'll be paid into my account, BTW it's not a full time job that's why i called it a gig!

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by kennypedia(m): 4:28pm On Sep 12
I think this graphics of a this is getting into my mind. can a celeron n2830 run this package well?

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by posh1(m): 4:30pm On Sep 12
HW Una take 4get betting business niii��� (bet9ja) etc.....hahaha

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by posh1(m): 4:33pm On Sep 12
ElizaVeta:
The EASIEST way students can make money is to learn HAIR DRESSING!

grin grin

I think is still a good idea �
Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by okwyee(m): 4:33pm On Sep 12
kennypedia:
I think this graphics of a this is getting into my mind. can a celeron n2830 run this package well?

I don't know that laptop sha.
I use Adobe softwares, works quite alright on a 2gb ram PC (I used one before), but It freezes alot. Works better on the 4gb ram laptop i use now even though the minimum requirement for the software na 8gb ram I go dey manage this one until Baba God bless me with a better one smiley.
No no if your lappy is 1gb unless you want to be using 1995-2005 softwares grin

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by wolextayo(m): 5:06pm On Sep 12
Uyi168:
Bet9ja has been saving my ass..
Na you first make sense since morning. They always ignore sport betting as if it's a bad thing. It's has been my second means of survival all these while. Bro you can try 1xbet too. Mail me for any question you need I'll put you through

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by wolextayo(m): 5:07pm On Sep 12
Fiverr ko headache ni.

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Re: 6 Helpful Tips For Making Money As A Student by wman(m): 5:13pm On Sep 12
sketcherJ:
how do u guys get your pay from fiverr.. Since it is connected to your PayPal account and you can't receive or withdraw from PayPal in Nigeria

Payoneer card or foreign PayPal account. Payoneer card is free.

You can get a foreign PayPal account through trusted Nairalanders like iyemik.

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