Author: Kathy Kristof

  • Three new side hustles

    Three new side hustles

    Among the three new side hustles reviewed this week is a potentially great summer job for teens.

  • Oppizi


    Oppizi is a marketing application that pays freelancers to hand out fliers in three-hour blocks to advertise a variety of gig services.

    Expected pay: $23 an hour, plus parking and possible commissions

    Husl$core: $$$$

  • iWriter


    iWriter is a content mill that has high standards and low pay, enlisting freelancers to write for less than a penny a word.

    Expected pay: less than 1 cent per word

    Husl$core: $

  • StaffMeUp


    StaffMeUp is a job board for the film and television industry that allows both employers and job seekers to post and search for free

    Expected pay: At least minimum wage

    Husl$core: $$$$$

  • Writers: How to compete with ChatGPT

    Writers: How to compete with ChatGPT

    Writers worry about how to compete with ChatGPT because this tool can write a coherent 250 word blog post in a matter of minutes — for free.

  • Weird and wonderful side hustles

    Weird and wonderful side hustles

    These sites offer weird and wonderful side hustles — sometimes for just a limited time; sometimes as a matter of course. 

  • Make money with your voice

    Make money with your voice

    Want to make money with your voice? No matter whether your voice is soft and silky, melodious, or simply distinctive, you may be able to make money doing voice overs.

  • Voices


    Voices is a marketplace where voiceover artists can post a profile and samples of their work to get connected with potential clients.

    Expected pay: You set it

    Husl$core: $$$

  • Mandy Network

    Mandy Network

    Mandy Network connects t.v. and film creatives — actors, production assts., etc — with producers and casting agents

    Expected pay: varies widely

    Husl$core: $$$