Until recently, I had many doubts about trading over the Internet. The thing is, even shopping over the internet was out of the question because I thought this type of payment was prone to fraud. However, till this day I haven’t had any problems with online payment or receiving money. You just have to make sure that the transactions are verified by checking if the site has a certificate that ensures safe payment.
For example, when I wanted to get rid of some furniture, clothes, and pretty useless ornaments when I redid my house, I posted an ad online to see if anyone could use the stuff. So, I set a pretty affordable price and posted my offer online. As I had seen, no yard sale was required.
I just had to post nicely looking photos of the stuff I was selling on a site that dealt with selling and buying second-hand clothes, furniture, and other stuff online. Also, a year ago, I started receiving money online on a weekly basis. The thing is, I started teaching English to kids in Japan online. In general, you can make good money if you can work long hours and you do your best.
This is because reviews mean everything, meaning, how your students grade your classes depends on how many others you’ll have in the future and also what is the cost of your lessons. You start with twenty-minute lessons, and the money you make is quite low, but if your references are good, as well as your reviews, you advance by doing more hours, longer lessons and having more students.
As time went by, I started spending more and more time online. Honestly, I believe everything is now better done online. Marketing, regarding advertising your product or services, is best done on the web, via social media, and it is also the cheapest way.
Also, I started trading online. As I had a degree in Finance and Accounting, I looked up this thing called binary options to make some extra cash.
I’m 44 now, and I have had quite a few jobs, none connected what-so-ever with the things I learned during my studies. Anyway, it did pay off to have some knowledge about the topic before I got into online trading.
Binary options are predicting the outcome or how will some financial assets vary. You can predict the rising or fall value of commodities, stocks or even currencies, and then calculate how much you’d gain or lose on the spot if you guess the dynamics of change. Just make sure to hire a regulated broker and do some researches before you go into it.
You can read about binary trading on Wikipedia.
All in all, I enjoy spending and earning money online because it’s fast and the sources of income are diverse. So, it is never too late to start joining in and learning about new technologies and even make some money off of it.