10 Amazing apps that will help you to make extra money

If you could use a little extra cash but are short on ideas, perhaps your smart phone can help. That additional source of income you need may be just an app away – check out the following apps to earn extra money.

1. Swagbucks (iOS, Android)

This app pays you to do things that most people do online anyway, such as shop, play games, search the internet and watch videos. Swagbucks is free to join, has more than 13 million members and has paid out over $97 million in rewards.

2. Viggle (iOS, Android)

Music lovers and TV addicts will love this app. Viggle gives you points for every show you watch and every song you listen to and there are plenty of bonus point opportunities as well. Points can be redeemed for gift cards, electronics and even holidays.

3. Surveys on the Go (iOS, Android)

Got an opinion or two that you’d like to share? If so, Surveys on the Go is the app for you, as it will pay for your opinion on everything from political issues to consumer preferences. Surveys are available each week on a wide variety of topics.

4. App Trailers (iOS, Android)

If you love apps you can make a fortune using this one, because you will earn points just by watching the latest app trailers. Points can be redeemed for gift cards and cash, so you will be getting paid to stay up to date on smart phone technology.

5. Slidejoy (Android)

If you like the idea of always having something different on your phone’s screen, try Slidejoy. New advertisements are loaded onto your phone regularly and you will earn points every time you unlock it – points can be redeemed for cash and other rewards.

6. InboxDollars (iOS, Android)

InboxDollars pays you to take surveys, surf the internet, shop and play games online. Not only is it free, they will pay you $5 just to join and you can cash out your earnings every time you reach $30.

7. Mobee (iOS, Android)

If you are willing to do a little detective work, Mobee makes it easy to make money on the side. It does so by connecting you with local mystery shopping opportunities and tasks can include anything from taking photos to comparing prices.

8. Bookscouter (iOS, Android)

Got a few books you no longer need? This app will turn them into cash fast. Bookscouter will not only find the best available prices for your books, it will even rate each of those vendors for you.

9. Pact (iOS, Android)

Pact will reward you just for being healthy. Simply set a goal – such as to eat more vegetables or exercise every day – then pick an amount you will agree to pay if you fail to follow through. Those who meet their goals receive a weekly payment, those who don’t will need to pay up themselves.

10. Loot App (iOS, Android)

This market research app pays you to be an ambassador for your favourite brands and tasks range from taking pictures to sending social media messages. Browse the available campaigns, complete the required actions and your loot can include cash, gift cards and exclusive offers.

Finding ways to make extra money is easy when you have a smart phone. So what are you waiting for? Get started today!