Author: Kathy Kristof

  • Get paid to shop

    Get paid to shop

    If spending a day in a shopping mall or grocery store is your idea of a great time, you should know that you can get paid to shop.

  • EyeSpy


    EyeSpy enlists mystery shoppers for food and hospitality checks, paying through reimbursements Expected pay: Reimbursement only Husl$core: $$$$

  • Service Evaluation Concepts

    Service Evaluation Concepts

    ServiceEvaluationConcepts enlists freelance mystery shoppers to check out everything from convenience stores to health plans. Expected pay: $15 – $100 per assignment Husl$core: $$$$

  • Housing hustles

    Housing hustles

    If you want to retire, but aren’t quite sure you can afford to, you may want to consider housing hustles, which let you earn money with where you live.

  • 5 Gigs for Summer 2024

    5 Gigs for Summer 2024

    Gigs for summer 2024 include seasonal jobs in resorts, staffing concerts and events and some gigs that simply involve outdoor work.

  • Get paid to get fit

    Get paid to get fit

    You can get paid to get fit thanks to a host of behavioral finance apps that allow you to wager on your weight loss or exercise journey, and some that will pay you to track your steps.

  • StepBet


    StepBet is a exercise app that allows you to “win” money by meeting your activity goals Expected pay: speculative (you wager on yourself) Husl$core: $$$

  • CashWalk


    CashWalk is a free smart-phone app that pays you a small amount, generally in gift cards, to keep it running while you exercise Expected pay: 16 cents per day Husl$core: $$$

  • HealthyWage


    HealthyWage is a behavioral finance company that uses betting and challenges to help people exercise more and lose weight. Expected pay: speculative Husl$core: $$$$$

  • DietBet


    DietBet encourages weight loss by turning it into a betting game. Lose weight and you could win money. Expected pay: speculative Husl$core: $$$$