There are so many things to do with cell phones these days. We surf the web, play games, listen to music, navigate, even read books…and sometimes talk on them. Chances are you’re viewing this from your phone right now. Smart phones of today have better processors and more memory than most computers from a few years ago. With all that power in your hand, it should be no surprise that you can use it to bring in some extra cash.
We talked about getting paid to receive text messages in an earlier post, here. This is not the same, but you’re still invited to do so. This is a list of apps that will get you paid:
Ibotta can earn you money every time you go shopping. The ibotta app works in 4 easy steps:
- Before you go shopping you choose products and perform tasks. The tasks can be something like posting on Facebook, learning a fact, or taking a poll.
- You then go and buy your product at one of the chosen retail stores.
- After you make your purchase, you then take a photo of your receipt or scanning the barcode.
- Finally, you get paid! You may then withdraw the money to your Paypal account.
If this sounds like something you’re interested in check out Ibotta today!
EasyShift gives its users paid “shifts.” A shift can pay up to $5.00 and possibly more. These shifts are usually carried out through the normal course of your day, like shopping and dinning. From the iTunes description :
“EasyShift is the fun, quick and easy way to earn money, by doing simple assignments like taking a picture, recording a price or giving your opinion.”
As much as I love talking I figure it would be easier to just let you watch this video.
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Field Agent pays you to retrieve information from stores. They connect you, the field agent, with their clients that need things like price checks and photos taken. You may also be asked to participate in surveys. Each “Job,” as they are called with Field Agent, usually pays between $3.00 and $12.00. The money is stored in your Field Agent account until you decide to withdraw it too a Paypal account. They need agents in the US, Canada, UK, Norway, and Australia.
Is being a Field Agent right for you? Then head on over and check them out.
This is one of those instances where you’re probably already doing this, so why not get compensated for it? Staree pays users to post photos and videos with their Twitter and Facebook accounts. Users make money by displaying advertising in shared photos and videos. So if you love snapping shots and making videos this is great for you.
There you have it! Five ways to make money using your smartphone. The smartphone is becoming more useful everyday. Pretty soon it ‘s going to be able to cook us dinner and do the laundry.