According to a study done by Bankrate, over 44 million Americans now have a "side hustle". Basically it is an additional job or source of income in addition to a 9-5. These are tough times! Even if you do work full time, chances are good you could use some extra cash to cover rent, bills, or other necessities. Here are a few options for "side hustles" around the St. Cloud area.

Food Dude's Delivery 

  • Pick up and deliver ordered food from palces like Jimmy's Pour House, Bravo Burritos, Blue Line, China Star and more!
  • Potential to make $20 an hour from delivery fees and tips
  • Paid weekly and you make your own schedule
  • Learn more about becoming a Food Dude here!

Uber Driver


  • Similar to Uber where you drive your own car and make your own schedule
  • Potential to make upwards of $35 an hour
  • You keep 100% of your tips!
  • Apply to be a Lyft Driver here!

Be an Online Salesman

Swap and Shop Facebook Pages and Craigslist

  • Find everything from babysitters, seasonal work, part time jobs, and gently used stuff
  • Offer your services for whatever you do best and start earning!


Those are just a few options for earning a few extra bucks! What side hustle have you found success with? Let us know in the comments!


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