Love working with people? There are quite a few great side gig opportunities for those who have the time and experience. You really don’t even need to care for human beings. Houses need sitting, too!
- Care.com – This site isn’t just for babysitting children. Users can offer care for children, elderly adults, pets, and even empty homes. There are even tutoring and house cleaning jobs on Care.com.
- Sittercity – This site is similar to Care.com in that you can find babysitting, nanny, pet sitting, and other companion care jobs. Be prepared to give Sittercity a resume and references.
- House Sitting – A lot of people don’t like to travel without knowing their home is cared for. They’ll look for people to stop by, bring in the mail, and check on things from time to time. Others will want someone to live in the house. Sites like HouseSitter.com list dozens of opportunities. Care.com has a house sitting category as well.