Unusual ways to make extra cash in Logan

7 quick and easy ways to boost your budget and make some fast cash

When you’re unemployed, a student, on Centrelink benefits or struggling to get by on a low income, you’re always looking for extra cash.

Here’s 7 unusual and easy ways you could make extra cash in Logan

  1. Sell your stuff

  • One man’s trash is another man’s treasure – you’ll be surprised how much cash others might pay for your unwanted goodies!
  • Host a garage sale – use this nifty Logan Garage Sale Facebook page to promote it for free, or list it on Gumtree under Logan garage sales.
  • Or list your unwanted furniture or other items for sale on Gumtree or the Trading Post.
  1. Rent your spare room

  • A fast and easy way to get cash to help with the rent is to sublet a room.
  • Use sites like Flatmates or Real Estate to list and browse share accommodation options in the Logan area.
  1. Get crafty, and cashed up!

  • Use your talents and cash up. Consider making and selling handmade items at local markets.
  • Whatever your passion – sewing, horticulture, baking or upcycling old furniture finds – turn it into cash!
  • Try making cash at some of the many markets around the Logan area – including the Logan Village and Springwood Creative Markets and the Logan Central Markets, Beenleigh Craft and Farmers Market and the beautiful boutique Mummy Tree Markets.
  1. Sell your skills

  • Got a skill you can make cash from? Perhaps you’re a talented wordsmith or a whizz at graphic design.
  • Use your skills to make cash online as another way of earning extra cash
  • Promote your services amongst your network of contacts and also check out the range of freelance work available online in the Logan area.
  1. Get arty

  • If you love illustrating or capturing interesting images with your camera, turn them into cash!
  • Register your images and creations online on sites like iStockPhoto.
  • As a result, you’ll earn cash every time someone uses your work.
  1. Do odd jobs

  1. Be paid to shop

  • Yep, for real! Businesses around Logan will also pay cash for you to become a mystery shopper.
  • Check out these Logan mystery shopper job listings.

Still need some extra cash, fast?

  • If none of these ways to make fast extra cash are for you, and a bit more cash is needed for an unexpected expense, City Finance understand and are here to help.
  • If you need a small cash loan to help you through, just pop in and visit our friendly staff at our Logan Central branch for a chat, or you can also phone us on 1300 201 300.