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By The Numbers: Should I Start a Side Hustle? [Infographic]

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There are several major expenses that recent graduates can anticipate as they transition into the working world. Whether financing a new car or buying a house, you will often need a sizeable amount already saved in order to put a down payment on either. A side hustle will help you save money for these goals and help you achieve financial stability to maintain good credit and qualify for loans.   

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First-Time Freelancers: How to Avoid 5 Common Mistakes

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Feeling an itch to do your own thing? This guide for first-time freelancers is sure to help… Whether you’re dreaming about being your own boss or want to start a side hustle, freelancing can be an excellent way to feel professionally satisfied and support yourself financially. Sure, striking out on your own is exciting. But it also comes with a handful of hurdles you’ll need to navigate as you get started. With that in mind, we put together a list of common mistakes first-time freelancers make — and, more importantly, how to avoid them. Read on to run your biz   

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5 Side Hustles Easily Turned Into a Full-Time Career

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Ask someone ten years ago about side hustles and you’d be met with looks of bemusement. You’d perhaps hear hushed whispers asking earnestly if it’s some kind of street scam.

Fast forward to the age of the millennial and the uncertain economic situation. Now, side hustles mean a lot of people are leveraging their skills as part of the gig economy…   

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5 Steps to Turn Your Side Hustle into a Full-Time Career

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This month marks the one-year anniversary of owning my own business. I started a marketing agency after working in the private sector for five years.

The best part: the firm emerged from a side hustle while working a full-time job…   

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Leveraging a 6 to 11 Side Hustle to Pursue Your Passion

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Sure, we all have a 9-to-5, but what about a 6-11? You might be thinking, “what in the world is this guy talking about??” Let me explain. The concept of a 6-11 is based on the growing trend of twin-track career paths, commonly referred to as a side hustle.   

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9 Reasons Every Young Professional Needs a Side Hustle

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Andres Zapata, the owner of a consulting firm, is handing Millennials a golden opportunity. He closes his office every day at 5:30 pm without exception.

Our generation demands a greater work/life balance, and companies like Zapata’s give us what we want: more free time.

What’s the best way to fill (some of) the extra hours? With a side hustle. It could be anything: a business venture, start-up, developing an app, volunteering, a part-time job or even tinkering with a blog.

The list is endless. All you need to do is pick something. Here are 9 reasons why every young professional needs a side hustle.   

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