Can Blogging Be A Full-Time Job? Yes! (It Is For Me!)

Jen Burg The Suburban Mom Blogger

People often ask me how I got started blogging and how they can start blogging. It isn’t a short answer because there is a lot more going on behind the scenes that people don’t realize and it isn’t quite as simple as some people think. But the easy answer I often give quickly is to just start writing. The long and the short of it is that the most successful bloggers have found something they are passionate about, and they love to share it with the world.

It’s Time To Monetize Your Social Media

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This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of IZEA for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Are you an Instagram superstar? How about a YouTube rockstar? Ever wish you could earn a little extra money from your social media shares? Then listen up — an exciting new opportunity is coming.  As a […]

Learn How To Easily Save Money For College When You Shop Online With Upromise

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This post brought to you by Upromise by Sallie Mae. All opinions are 100% mine. I discovered Upromise in 2004, long before I had kids. At the time Upromise by Sallie Mae was one of the first cash back sites, and I knew I wanted to have kids some day, so I figured I might […]

Top 10 Sites To Earn Cash Back Shopping Online & Off

Top 10 Cash Back Sites

So, you’ve got some shopping to do. You already know to use coupons and check for sales whenever possible, but do you take advantage of Cash Back sites? If you aren’t using cash back sites every time you shop, it is like leaving free money on the table. What is cash back? Cash back is […]

Get Rewarded With CASH When You Shop + $5 New User Bonus

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Online shopping rewards have been around for a while, and it makes shopping in your PJs even more rewarding. But now a fresh crop of shopping rewards apps are cropping up to reward shoppers for shopping IN STORE. Yeay! One of my favorite new ways to earn cash back for purchases I would already make […]

Shop Your Way Rewards Personal Shopper Program Q&A

Over the last couple of months, I have been telling people about how they can get started as a Shop Your Way Rewards Personal Shopper and start making money from home. If you haven’t signed up yet, I hope this post will clear up any hesitation and give you that last nudge you need to sign […]

Sears Memories & Become A Personal Shopper ~ $100 Giveaway

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How old were you the first time you “cruised” the mall by yourself with your friends? I distinctly remember, I was in the seventh grade (12 years old). My friend Rachel and I had finally convinced our moms that we were old enough to go shopping by ourselves. We pulled up in front of Sears and hopped […]

Bloggers – Earn $100 Referral Fee!

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I don’t do many posts that are specifically for bloggers, but this opportunity is so good I can’t not post about it. Right now Blurb, a photobook company, is offering bloggers a $100 referral fee for each new publisher that signs up as an affiliate with the program. No purchase necessary, just sign up to […]

Order a $200 American Express Prepaid Card, Get $25 Free

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Here’s a quick way to score a quick $25. American Express is currently offering a FREE $25 American Express gift card when you order an American Express prepaid card and load $200 or more at the time of order. Offer is valid for orders through June 30, 2012. Spends like cash wherever American Express Cards are accepted […]

Save Money And Earn Free Gift Cards With MyPoints

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of MyPoints for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine Since 2007 I have used MyPoints to earn free gift cards. So when I tell you that this is a legit way to earn freebies, you know it’s the real deal. Through MyPoints members (like me) […]

Get Rewarded For Watching TV ~ Viggle Comes To Andriod

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As a long-time Andriod user, I get excited when cool apps that iPhone users have had for a long time finally come to Andriod. This week, Andriod got Viggle! Have you heard about Viggle yet? If you haven’t my dear Android friends,  you are going to love it. (Yes, iPhone friends you will love it […]

Earn Gift Cards For Recommending Products With Wikets

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Thank you to Wikets for introducing me to this iPhone/iPad app. You can download Wikets from the App Store here.  If you have ever thought that someone should pay you for always telling everyone about your favorite products, then you are in luck. The people at Wikets agree — you should be paid when a friend purchases a product […]

How to Make Money Online (Part 3) Upromise

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Previously in my How to Make Money Online tutorial, I introduced you to MyLikes and Swagbucks. In part three, I want to introduce you to Upromise. (Upromise is at the top of my mind today because I just submitted a request to receive another check from my account that will help pay for my daughter’s Florida Prepaid College […]

How to Make Money Online (Part 2) Swagbucks

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In part one of my How to Make Money Online tutorial, I introduced you to MyLikes. In part two, I am going to introduce you to what has possibly become my FAVORITE way to earn money online – SWAGBUCKS. Like all opportunities mentioned in this series, you can make money with Swagbucks without ever spending a […]

How to Make Money Online (Part 1) MyLikes

There are so many online scams that lead you to believe that you can become rich overnight, but we all know that’s all they are – scams. Scams aside, there are some GREAT ways to make a little extra spending money online that don’t require any money from you and very little effort. (BTW – I received a […]