100 Businesses You Can Start With Less Than $100 (2022)

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Direct sales representative Consulting Senior home companion Tutor Freelancing Vlog with YouTube Auto repair/detailing Sharing economy rentals Managing web design Handyman Menu planning House-sitter/pet-sitter Lawn care Homemade gourmet foods Professional organizer Green cleaning service Grocery delivery Personal concierge Creating information products Blogging Window-cleaning Interior designer Flier distribution Programming Virtual assistant Social-media consultant Project management Secretarial services Catering Mobile repair Resume-writing service Holiday decorator Domain name-buying Flipping websites Cleaning dryer ducts Tour guide Affiliate marketing Dropshipping Snow removal Pet grooming Pooper scooper Event or party planner Computer repair and maintenance provider Life coach or mentor Bookkeeper Tax preparation Book-writing Flooring business Painting addresses on curbs Parking lot striping Business planning Homemade natural soaps and beauty products Logo design Translator Restore/upcycle furniture eBay seller App developer Personal chef Personal trainer Beautify products Photographer Framing Flea market-vending Online content producer Website developer Selling plants online Calligrapher Selling crafts Home daycare Cleaning out foreclosed homes Recycling scrap metal Internet security consultant Freelance bartender Training dogs Referral service Packing service Writing and/or recording a song Concert and show promotion Tester or reviewer Fashion design Importing products Makeup artist Hairstylist Selling snacks and drinks Voice-over artist Brewer Winemaking Selling eggs Baking bread Creating customized care packages Instructor Airbnb host Property management Laundry/ironing service Clothing alteration service Online dating consultant Sourcing service Travel agency Toy-making Food-delivery service FAQs Videos

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Have you ever dreamed of starting your own business? What's holding you back?

If the answer is not having enough money to get started, then here's some excellent news: You can start countless businesses with less than$100.

People do many odd jobs to pay the bills, and no matter what your skills are, there are ways to put them to work. It doesn't matter if you're a handyman or an online marketing expert -- you can still make extra money on the side.

Here are 100business ideas to get you started.

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Direct sales representative

Being a local sales representative for companies like Avon, Mary Kay, and Pampered Chef requires you to spread the word about their products by hosting a party or selling them online. Most starter kits cost around $100 and provide you with everything you need to become a sales rep.

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Consulting

If you already have the knowledge or experience in a specific area, such as providing legal advice or showing business how to become more eco-friendly, then you can easily start your own consulting agency. The main costs involved are marketing your business and networking, so invest in a website and business cards. Here is an exampleconsulting guide.

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Senior home companion

In 2016, there were more than 49million people in the U.S. alone aged65 years or older. That figure is expected to grow to around 98 million in 2060. That means that there are lot of seniors who looking for someone to keep them company or families looking for advice on how to care for their loved ones.

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Tutor

There are a lot of students who need assistance in every subject,ranging from elementary school to college. If you have this knowledge, then starting your own tutoring service can be an appealing business idea that requires almost no capital. After all, the students already have the learning materials with them.

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Freelancing

Whetheryou're a writer or web developer, freelancing can be a lucrative business idea that pretty much requires nothing more than your talent, laptopand internet connection. Thanks to the numerous websites that post freelance gigs, you should have no problem starting out. Here is a freelancer guide that will help you every step of the way.

Related: The 15 Best Freelance Websites to Find Jobs

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Vlog with YouTube

Since every laptop, tablet, and smartphone comes equipped with a built-in camera, anyone can start creating videos and posting them to YouTube. If you have knowledge you want to share, or are just incredibly charismatic, then you can start profiting from your vlog through ads.

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Auto repair/detailing

If you have a garage, toolsand knowledge, then why not start your own auto repair shop? Even if you don't have a garage, you could start a mobile auto repair business where you go to the broken-down vehicle.

If you like the idea of working with vehiclesbut you aren't a mechanic, then consider washing and detailing cars. (I had a former colleague who did this on the side, and eventually, he was able to make this into a full-time gig through word-of-mouth recommendations at work.)

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Sharing economy rentals

Thanks to the "sharing economy," more and more people are opting to rent items instead of purchasing them. You can rent out things ranging from yourparking space to your furniture. Try starting with a niche and slowly working your way up. For example, you could start renting out yard equipment like rakes, shovelsor leaf blowers. If you don't already own them, you can purchase them for less than $100.

Related: Airbnb and Uber Are Just the Beginning. What's Next for the Sharing Economy.

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Managing web design

There are countless sites out there that teach you basic web design. Learn a new skill today. Even if you aren't a web designer, you could find a designer affordably and still charge less thanprofessional web design firms. They key here is managing the process --most businesses don't want to do this and are willing to pay.

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Handyman

If you're able to make minor household repairs, like switching out a broken electrical outlet or sealing a pipe under the kitchen sink, then this is another in-demand business that doesn't cost much to launch. You could even consider starting out on TaskRabbit, a marketplace platform for small jobs.

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Menu planning

Plenty of people are indecisive when it comes to their food. That's why they're willing to hire someone to help them plan out their meals. This is a low-cost idea for anyone who enjoys working with foodbut doesn't have the resources to prepare and serve it.

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House-sitter/pet-sitter

This idea essentially requires no initial investment. You can start asking your family, friendsand neighbors if they need someone to watch their home or pet when they go out of town.

Related: An Animal Lover Finds the Perfect Franchise -- and Financial Security

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Lawn care

If you have a green thumb, enjoy being outsideand have the tools to get started --like a lawnmower, weed-whacker orchainsaw --then this is a no-brainer of a business idea. The only main cost is advertising and marketing your business.

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Homemade gourmet foods

Whether if it's soup mixes, jelliesor chocolates, people love gourmet food products. And since you probably already have a kitchen, you just need cooking supplies, packagingand basic marketing materials to get started.

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Professional organizer

We live in a materialistic world, and it's easy to start getting overwhelmed by all the stuff that's consuming our homes. Just look at the rising popularity of Marie Kondo.Professional organizers can help people get their homes back in order for no more than $20 or so on classified ads.

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Green cleaning service

Cleaning services are a dime a dozen. You can stand out from the competition by offering a green cleaning service that uses eco-friendly and natural products. You may even be able to make some of them yourself and sell them for extra cash.

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Grocery delivery

Some major grocery stores offer delivery services, but not all of them do. There's a chance your local supermarket doesn't, either. That's when you can charge customers to have you go to the store for them and then deliver groceries to their homes.

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Personal concierge

A personal concierge takes care of everything from taking clients to the airport, bringing the dog to the vet or managing schedules. It's essentially being someone's personal assistant.

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Creating information products

If you have experience with a specific niche, then you can start selling your knowledge by creating products like eBooks or instructional videos. The cost is usually no more than your time, domain nameand web hosting.

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Blogging

If you're familiar with a specific topic, then you can launch a blog where you share your knowledge. You can earn money by selling ad space, becoming an affiliateor starting a subscription service. Here's aresource to getting started with blogging. (I followed its tips and was able to personally create a solid four-figure income within around 12 months.)

Related:10 Keys to Make Millions Blogging

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Window-cleaning

Window-cleaning is many people's least favorite household chore, and awindow-cleaning service doesn't require much capital to become profitable.

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Interior designer

Both homeowners and business owners are looking for people to designcomfortable, organized and productive spaces.

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Flier distribution

Local businesses still hire people companies to hand out fliers or place them under windshield wipers. You essentially just need to make a lot of copies, and that's not a major investment.

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Programming

Learning how to program or code, such as with the object-oriented dynamic programming language known as Ruby, is one of the most lucrative business out there. Here's a guide to starting a developer business to help get you started.

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Virtual assistant

This job is similar to being a personal assistant -- answeringphone calls, responding to emails and keeping your client's schedule. The difference? You do this remotely.

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Social-media consultant

Businesses and individuals are always on the lookout for people to manage and maintain their social channels for them, and many businesses will pay $500 or more a month for these services.

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Project management

Believe it or not, not all businesses have in-house project managers, which means that projects can quickly get off-track. Companies are often willing to hire outside project managers to keep their teams focused.

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Secretarial services

There are a lot of small businesses and individuals who need services like typing, transcribingand proofreading. As long as you've got a computer, a printer and the necessary skills, your business should be good to go.

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Catering

If you're an outstanding cookbut don't want to invest in a restaurant, then you can start your own catering business directly from your own kitchen.

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Mobile repair

Want to put your own spin on a repair service? Start one that involves you going to the client. Whether if it's fixing a mobile phone, a computer or a piece of furniture, this idea doesn't require more than a vehicle, marketingand your own expertise.

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Resume-writing service

A lot of people have difficulty writing amazing resumes, and that may causethem to lose out on a job they've been eyeing. If you have knack for composing resumes, it can become a profitable business. (I personally have paid $100 several times for people to get my resume in shape.)

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Holiday decorator

Everyone wants their home or office to look festive for an upcoming holiday, but not everyone can makethat happen. If you can pull off that holiday cheer, then this is another business that doesn't require much capital.

Related: Spreading Holiday Cheer as a Christmas Decor Franchisee

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Domain name-buying

You can buy a domain on the cheap -- sometimes for less than $1. If a business comes along and needs that domain, sometimes they'll be willing to pay top-dollar for it.

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Flipping websites

Using a site like Flippa, you can purchase a website, build it up and sell it. You can turn this into a lucrative business. (I personally have been able to make around $25,000 to $30,000 flipping websites each year.)

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Cleaning dryer ducts

Dryers get jammed with lint, and if too much builds up, you could have a house fire on your hands. Since this is an area that's often overlooked, you can start a dryer duct-cleaning business with just a vacuum and some basic marketing.

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Tour guide

If you know your area like the back of your hand, then you can start charging tourists for a personalized tour of your hometown.

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Affiliate marketing

If you have a blog with a significantamount of followers, then you can become an affiliate. Essentially, this means that whenever you recommend ther people's products or services, you can use your own special affiliate link that you've requested from the company (or a marketplace like Amazon). Whenever a visitor clicks on that link and makes a purchase, you'll receivea commission.

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Dropshipping

Dropshipping is selling products for companies on sites like eBay. Whenever the product is sold, the company handles everything else, such as shipping.

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Snow removal

If you have snow shovels and maybe even a plow, then this business idea can make you serious cash. However, it's completely dependent on the weather. (When I lived in Utah, I paid a neighbor $25 every time it snowed to shovel my driveway and walkway, and it only took him half an hour.)

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Pet grooming

If you enjoy being around pets and can bathe them, cut their nails and give them a decent haircut, then this can be a serious money-maker without much of an investment.

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Pooper scooper

It's definitely not the most glamorous job, but you'd bedoing something that most people dread so much that they'd pay someone else to do it for them.

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Event or party planner

If you're organized and a planner, then taking care of the arrangements for birthdays, retirementsor weddings can be a profitable business.

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Computer repair and maintenance provider

Think of all the computers out there that crash or need updates. Do you think that each owner has the technical knowledge to handle any troubleshooting problems? Consider starting your own service.

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Life coach or mentor

Many people hire coaches or mentors to help them with things like losing weight or finding happiness. (I've found that most life coaches charge $50 to $250 an hour.)

Related: The 10 Best Cities For Starting a Life-Coaching Practice

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Bookkeeper

It's important for both businesses and individuals to keep their files neat and tidy, but not all of them have the time to do so. That's when they hire someone to keep their books in order for them.(I pay my bookkeeper $30 an hour, andI found her on a local website with a classified listing that she paid $50 per month for.)

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Tax preparation

Preparing taxes is another necessity, but most of us don't have the time or knowledge to take care of this task. If you're up-to-date on the latest tax regulations and enjoy crunching numbers, this can be a lucrativebusiness during tax season.

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Book-writing

Did you know that both Amazon and Apple havebook-publishing arms? Whether you write an instructional book, cookbook or sci-fi adventure, you can now publish it at almost no cost.

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Flooring business

Installing your own flooring may sound easy, but it can get tricky. That's when you can save the day by installing floors for others. Best of all, you don't need to worry about inventory -- you'd only befocused on installation.

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Painting addresses on curbs

Many office and residential customers would gladly pay you to spray-paint their address on the curb. You'd just need some spray paint and an address kit to get started.

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Parking lot striping

There are plenty of parking lots that need new stripes. You can start off with a straightedge tool and spray paint. As you earn more money, you can purchase professional equipment.

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Business planning

If you've already created a successful business, then you can actually turnthat knowledge and experience into a new business. New business owners will pay for someone to help guide them in developing their own successful business plan.

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Homemade natural soaps and beauty products

Selling natural products is a thriving business. Even if you don't feel comfortable making your own natural soaps and beauty products, you can dropship for companies that do.

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Logo design

If you're a creative individual, then designing logos is a relatively easy business to start. You can do anything from designing unique logos to customizing ideas from templates. Here's a guide to starting a design business that should help you every step of the way.

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Translator

Businesses are desperately in need of individuals who can speak the language of whatever marketthey're entering.

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Restore/upcycle furniture

If you're handy and spot a used piece of furniture that needs some TLC, you could make the repairs and resell. That's pretty much all profit.

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eBay seller

People have been making a living for years off of eBay by selling their old junk, reselling itemsand dropshipping.

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App developer

With the mobile revolution in full swing, the demand for apps has never been higher. Even if you don't have programming skills, you can still hire someone to make your app a reality.

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Personal chef

Unlike catering, which may only keep you busy a couple of days per week, personal chefs are responsible for cooking breakfast, lunchand/or dinner for clients. However, you can spend most of your time preparing meals that just need to be reheated. That allows you to take on more clients.

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Personal trainer

Even though health is a priority for most of us, it can be challenge to not only stay on track but also make sure that you exercise correctly without injuring yourself.By becoming a personal trainer, you can motivate and monitor people while they exercise.

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Beautify products

If you don't have the tools or skills to build something from scratch, you can always modify or beautify an existing product. Take mosquito nets, for example -- they're bland, but you could decorate them with ribbon or beads to create aunique product.

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Photographer

There's always a demand for photographers atspecial events like weddings. Here's a guide to starting a photography business to get you started.

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Framing

After procuring tools like a sander, a matte-cutter, a glass-cutter, tape, clamps, saws, miter boxes, picture-hangers,a stapler and glue, all you need for this business is marketing.

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Flea market-vending

Flea markets are still thriving, and you can usually rent out a spot for the day for just $20. You can sell anything from the junk laying around your house to the produce you grew in your backyard to handmade crafts. In many areas, there are multiple flea markets taking place throughout any given week, so this can easily become a frequent gig.

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Online content producer

Businesses need lots of content today. If they don't have an in-house team to create and produce content, they often hire talented outside individuals to do it for them. (There are businesses that pay $50 per blog post, such as mine -- here's my owncontent marketing guide to help you in your journey.)

Related: 4 Things Editors Are Looking When They Read Your Pitch

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Website developer

Everyone should have a website these days, and for the people who don't have the time or knowledge, you can develop their website for them.

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Selling plants online

If you have a green thumband the space, then you cansell plants online. It's actually a growing niche since people are becoming more concerned about where their plants originated from, andyou can probably charge less the big box stores.

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Calligrapher

If you've got above-average penmanship,then you can charge people to create handwritten invitations.

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Selling crafts

If you can make handmade crafts, like jewelry and furniture, then you can sell those products on sites like Etsy.

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Home daycare

You'll definitely need to get the proper licenses and permits, but this is a business that you can start at home. In some areas, daycare costs around $15 an hour, so this can be a very lucrative business.

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Cleaning out foreclosed homes

Whenever a bank forecloses on a home, they have to hire someone to clean the place out. If you don't mind getting a little dirty, you don't need much to start this kind of business.

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Recycling scrap metal

Some people drive around and take junk, such as broken dryers, off of people's hands full-time. Why? Because they can scrap that metal. Just keep in mind that the more valuable metals are aluminum and copper.

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Internet security consultant

Security is a major concern for businesses and individuals. Besides expertise and some marketing, it doesn't cost much to start a business protecting others' hardware and software.

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Freelance bartender

If you can make a mean Manhattan, Cosmopolitan and other oft-ordered drinks,try marketing yourself as a freelance bartender for private parties and events.

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Training dogs

Consider yourself to be the next Cesar Millan? This is another low-cost business idea with the potential for high profits.

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Referral service

Whether a new business or family just moved into town, you can can refer them to the right vendors, babysittersor restaurants. Your only cost would benetworking and marketing yourself to the community.

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Packing service

No one likes the hassle of packing up for a move. That's why they'll hire other people to pack and load their belongings up. You really don't need to purchase anything without reimbursement, since boxes and tape will be included in your final price. You'll probably still be a cheaper option than professional movers.

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Writing and/or recording a song

If you have the musical chops, you can make a career out of writing your own music. And it doesn't have to be the latest Taylor Swift single -- you could write jingles for podcasts or local businesses.

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Concert and show promotion

If you have some experience in marketingand are passionate about spreading the word about upcoming events, then you can start working with artists, venuesand labels to generate buzz with essentially no investment on your part.

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Tester or reviewer

Companies are often looking for individuals to test and review their products. You can also start your own blog where you review products in a certain niche.

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Fashion design

Sites like Etsy now make it accessible for you to sell your unique fashion designs. Even if you're not into high fashion, you can start creating your own T-shirts and produce through sites like CafePress.

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Importing products

You can purchase products from overseas in bulk and start selling them at a markup. That's how Pura Vida started.

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Makeup artist

Whether if it's fora special occasion like a wedding or for Halloween, people often pay a significant amountfor someone to do their makeup.

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Hairstylist

If you're up-to-date on the current styles and can cut hair, then you can start your own salon from your home.

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Selling snacks and drinks

Have you ever left a sporting event or concert thirsty and starving? We've all been there. That's why you see people selling bottles of water and hot dogs after an event. Unlike investing in a food truck or cart, you can start off with just a cooler.

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Voice-over artist

Now that businesses are creating their own content, such as videos and podcasts, they're looking for golden voices. If that's something that you possess, then you could turn it into a lucrative career.

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Brewer

You can buy a beer kitfor less than $100 and start tinkering around with brewing your own beer. (I have a family friend who did this with friends and now has his own microbrewery.)

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Winemaking

You don't need a vineyard to start making wine. You can start by growing some of your own grapes or purchasing juice. If yoursmall batch of wine turns out welland you start making some cash, you could eventually start your own vineyard or winery.

Related: How Craft Brewing Inspired This Denver Winemaker

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Selling eggs

Farm-fresh eggs are a big business right now. You can get in on the action by purchasing a couple of hens and building your own chicken coop.

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Baking bread

The size of the market for home-baked bread might surprise you. (I know woman who makes her own bread by working just a couple of days a week, and people line up to purchase it.)

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Creating customized care packages

Many people enjoy customized care packages that they can give out as gifts. To begin, you need to find a niche, like holiday packages, and start filling baskets with goodies.

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Instructor

You can sell lessons teaching people to play an instrument, cook a meal or even work out. You essentially just need your own knowledge and marketingto get started.

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Airbnb host

If you have an extra room or home, consider renting it out on Airbnb instead of letting it sit there vacant. (I personally was able to make around $3,000 a month last year renting out a section of my home.)

Related: Learn From These 3 Ways Airbnb Won the Trust It Needed to Succeed

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Property management

Landlords can't always check in on their properties or maintain them via cleaning and mowing. A property management company takes care of these tasks for busy landlords.

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Laundry/ironing service

Almost everyone has clothes that need to be cleaned or ironed, and oftentimes they don't have the patience or time to handle these chores on our own. That's why many people pay others to do it for them.

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Clothing alteration service

If you know how to sew or replace buttons or zippers, then you've got a new business idea for people who can't part with their favorite pieces of clothing. It's also inexpensive to launch this type of business.

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Online dating consultant

More and more people are turning to online dating to find a match, but it can be overwhelming when just starting out. If you have experience in the area, then some people are willing to pay for advice.

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Sourcing service

You can find products or services for local businesses and resell them at a markup.

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Travel agency

Even though there are hundreds of travel websites out there, most people don't have the time or patience to compare the prices on flights and hotel rates. That's why there's still a need for people to do the legwork for them.

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Toy-making

Whether it's carving a doll out of woodor making use of a 3D printer, making toys can be a lucrative business idea.

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Food-delivery service

Some people feel they can'tleave the office to pick up food, and others would rather not leave their homes. That's when they'll contact you to pick up and deliver food to their doors.

FAQs

Which is the cheapest business to start? ›

If you want to start a low-cost business, these 25 ideas will help inspire your entrepreneurial passion.
  1. Content creation. ...
  2. Personal or virtual assistant. ...
  3. Event planning services. ...
  4. Errand/concierge service. ...
  5. Professional reviewer. ...
  6. Social media consultant. ...
  7. Etsy shop. ...
  8. Online courses and tutoring.

Which business can I start with 500? ›

20 businesses you can start with $500 or less
  • Online seller. Whether you want to sell apparel, collectibles, or whatever, you can easily get up and running online on the cheap. ...
  • Virtual educator/trainer. ...
  • Dropshipper. ...
  • Social media marketer. ...
  • Freelance writer or editor. ...
  • Sales consultant. ...
  • DIY crafts and treats. ...
  • Lawn care.

What can I sell to make quick money? ›

What Can You Sell to Make Money Fast?
  • Old clothes. If you're looking for things to sell to make quick cash, your clothes just might top the list. ...
  • Sneakers. Have some cool sneakers you want to get rid of? ...
  • Jewelry. ...
  • Watches. ...
  • Your wedding dress. ...
  • Baby items. ...
  • Home décor items. ...
  • Holiday decorations.
8 Sept 2022

What are the top 5 most profitable businesses? ›

Most Profitable Business Ideas
  1. Business Consulting. If you're an expert in your industry and have been working at it for years, you should consider consulting. ...
  2. IT Support, Technology Consulting, and Repair. ...
  3. Cleaning Services. ...
  4. Accounting and Tax Preparation. ...
  5. Auto Repair. ...
  6. Real Estate.

What is the hottest business to start? ›

Here is the list f selected hot business opportunities with good profit potential:
  • Start a Blog. You can choose to start a blog of your own on a niche topic. ...
  • Web Designing. ...
  • Freelance Bookkeeping. ...
  • Graphic Designing Services. ...
  • Freelance Writing. ...
  • Online SEO Consultancy. ...
  • E-commerce Business. ...
  • Smartphone Repair Services.

Which business can one start with 1K? ›

Businesses To Start With 1K In Kenya
  • Selling Mandazis and Chapatis. ...
  • Selling Baby Diapers. ...
  • Hawking. ...
  • Weight Measurement. ...
  • Manicure and Pedicure. ...
  • Open a Grocery Stall. ...
  • Selling Mitumba. ...
  • Selling Boiled Eggs and Smokies.
20 Jul 2021

What business can I open with 1K? ›

And as you earn more profit, you'll be able to invest that money back into your business so it can flourish.
...
Here are 35 ideas to consider.
  • Marketing consultancy. ...
  • Writing services. ...
  • Editorial services. ...
  • E-Commerce business. ...
  • Social media management. ...
  • Delivery services. ...
  • Personal training. ...
  • Yoga instructor.
28 Oct 2022

Which business is most profitable for beginners? ›

10 of the Most Profitable Small Businesses To Start in 2022
  • Print-on-Demand.
  • Coffee Subscriptions.
  • Landscaping and Gardening.
  • Furniture.
  • Web Design.
  • Online Advertising.
  • Social Media Management.
  • Cleaning.

What business is the easiest to start? ›

What are the easiest home businesses to start?
  • Dog Walking.
  • Selling on eBay.
  • House Cleaning.
  • Freelance Writing.
  • Home Tutoring.
  • Social Media Service.
  • House Painting.
  • Yoga Classes.

What is the most profitable business to start in 2022? ›

What's the Most Profitable Business to Start in 2022?
  1. 22 Profitable Businesses to Start in 2022. ...
  2. Ecommerce Business. ...
  3. Dropshipping Business. ...
  4. Vacation or Home Rental. ...
  5. Online Courses. ...
  6. Bookkeeping or Accounting Services. ...
  7. Graphic Design Business. ...
  8. Digital Agency.
15 Aug 2022

What can I do to make $100 a day? ›

How to make $100 a day: 36 creative ways to make money
  1. Take part in research (up to $150/hour) ...
  2. Get paid to take surveys. ...
  3. Get paid to watch videos online. ...
  4. Answer questions for money. ...
  5. Download this app and make money by going online. ...
  6. Get paid to play games online. ...
  7. 7. Make an extra $100 pet sitting. ...
  8. Become a shopper.
3 Nov 2022

What should I sell for daily income? ›

50 Daily Income Business In Nigeria (Best 2022 Picks)
  • Car Wash Business.
  • Barbing Salon.
  • Real Estate Agent.
  • Laundry and dry cleaning services.
  • Restaurant and Fast food Business.
  • Transportation Business.
  • POS Payments Service.
  • Foodstuff Business.
30 Sept 2022

What business will always be needed? ›

Industries that will never go away are those that cater to basic human needs and thus have continued high demand. Food is considered one of the safest industries for investment and is comprised of diverse sectors including agriculture, ranching, processing, preservation, preparation, and packaging.

What job can I start on my own? ›

14 Best Self-Employed Jobs
  • Become a Freelancer. ...
  • Interior Design. ...
  • Work in Real Estate. ...
  • Organize Events. ...
  • Catering Services. ...
  • Technology Repair. ...
  • Tutoring. ...
  • Virtual Assistants.

What small business is very profitable? ›

Bookkeeping and Accounting

This might be a lucrative opportunity for you. Bookkeeping, accounting, tax preparation, and payroll services have been ranked among the most lucrative businesses for entrepreneurs to start for a very long time. The average nett profit margin for these types of enterprises is 19.8 per cent.

How can I start my own business with no money? ›

Tips to Start a Business Without Money
  1. Establish a sole proprietorship business. You should first establish your business for it to be legally valid. ...
  2. Apply for Government Schemes. The government has launched many government schemes for startups and small businesses. ...
  3. Prepare a Business Plan. ...
  4. Sell on e-commerce platforms.
10 Jun 2022

What is the simplest type of business? ›

A sole proprietorship is the easiest and simplest form of business ownership. It is owned by one person. There is no distinction between the person and the business. The owner shares in the business's profits and losses.

What is the most basic business? ›

Sole Proprietorship

A sole proprietorship is the most basic – and easiest – type of business to establish. There's no distinction between the business and you, the owner. You're entitled to all profits and are responsible for all your business's debts, losses and liabilities.

What should I sell in my small business? ›

If a home-based business making and selling item sounds attractive, then take a look at the 100 best things to make and sell from home.
  • Handmade Clothing. ...
  • Wooden Toys. ...
  • Handbags. ...
  • Hair Accessories. ...
  • Greeting Cards. ...
  • Logo T-Shirts. ...
  • Scented Candles. ...
  • Gift Baskets.
29 Jan 2019

What service do people need the most? ›

What Are the Most Needed Services?
  • Accounting.
  • Consulting.
  • Legal services.
  • Tax services.
  • Marketing.
  • Web design.
  • Recruiting.
  • Writing and translation.
28 Mar 2019

What businesses grow the fastest? ›

The 10 Fastest Growing Industries in the US
  • Airport Operations in the US. 66.1%
  • Tour Operators in the US. 63.2%
  • Travel Insurance. 62.1%
  • Cruise & Travel Agency Franchises. 59.7%
  • Hotels & Motels in the US. 56.6%
  • Sightseeing Transportation in the US. 55.5%
  • Concert & Event Promotion in the US. ...
  • CBD Product Manufacturing in the US.

Which business is best in profit? ›

Here is the list of the top 16 profitable businesses in India that don't cost you an arm and a leg.
  • Interior Design and Decoration. This one is for the creative souls! ...
  • Pharmaceutical Businesses. ...
  • Organic Farming. ...
  • Labour Contractor. ...
  • Cloud Kitchen. ...
  • Fashion Accessories. ...
  • Photography. ...
  • Exclusive Plant Nurseries.

What business is most likely to succeed? ›

Most successful small business ideas.
  • Accounting and payroll services. Financial institutions like accounting and payroll services come with low overhead, which is a huge plus for a startup business idea. ...
  • Real estate. ...
  • Rental companies. ...
  • Restaurants. ...
  • Bakeries. ...
  • Ecommerce.
1 Jul 2019

Which offline business is best? ›

Best Offline business ideas
  1. Child care. Child Care service is one of the best offline services which one can start without any investment. ...
  2. A food truck. Food services specifically on a truck are a trend these days. ...
  3. Catering services. ...
  4. Cleaning services. ...
  5. Bakery. ...
  6. Gardening. ...
  7. House painting services. ...
  8. Printing services.
4 Feb 2022

What is the safest small business to start? ›

Low-Risk and Safest New Business Ideas to Launch
  • Peform Consulting.
  • Offer Tutoring.
  • Become a Virtual Assistant.
  • Sell Your Services.
  • Start an Online Course.
  • Start a Podcast.
  • Peddle Your Unused Clothing.
  • Sell Your Unused Books.
14 Feb 2022

What businesses make 10k a month? ›

Problems that need to be solved, that YOU can answer and earn 10k per month or more.
...
  • Property Preservation Contractor. ...
  • Notary Loan Signing Agent.
  • Virtual Assistant. ...
  • Blogger.
  • Social Media Manager. ...
  • Freelance Writer. ...
  • Sell on Amazon. ...
  • Flip Products from Flea Markets.

What business can I start with just 10k? ›

The Best Businesses to Start With 10k
  • A Small Nest Egg Can Create Big Opportunities. Maybe you've been faithfully working your 9-to-5 job, and you've got some money in the bank. ...
  • Import/Export Business. ...
  • Online Store. ...
  • Framing Business. ...
  • Senior Care Business. ...
  • Hauling Service. ...
  • Home Staging Business. ...
  • Window Treatment Business.

How can I make 1000ksh daily? ›

If you manage to pull in Ksh1,000 daily, in a month you'll earn more than Ksh 30,000.
...
How to make Ksh 1,000 Daily With your Phone
  1. Go to MPESA.
  2. Select Lipa Na MPESA.
  3. Select Buy Goods and Services.
  4. Enter MPESA till number (705909)
  5. Enter amount (Ksh999, Ksh499)
  6. Enter MPESA pin and send.
21 Jun 2020

What are the 4 types of small business? ›

There are 4 main types of business organization: sole proprietorship, partnership, corporation, and Limited Liability Company, or LLC.

What are the 7 kinds of business? ›

Types of Businesses
  • Sole trader. A sole trader is the easiest business type to set up. ...
  • Partnership. ...
  • Limited Partnership. ...
  • Trust. ...
  • Proprietary Limited (Pty Ltd) ...
  • Corporation. ...
  • Non-profit.
3 Dec 2021

What are the 4 main types of businesses? ›

The most common forms of business are the sole proprietorship, partnership, corporation, and S corporation.

How can I make money starting $100? ›

10 Ways to Start Investing with $100
  1. Use a Micro-Investing App.
  2. Buy Fractional Shares of Stock.
  3. Open a High-Yield Savings Account.
  4. Start an Emergency Fund with an MMA.
  5. Start a Robo-Advisor Account.
  6. Buy a Portfolio with an ETF.
  7. Open an IRA.
  8. Employer-Sponsored 401k.
21 Sept 2022

What is the highest paid business to start? ›

Most Profitable Business Ideas
  • Business Consulting. If you're an expert in your industry and have been working at it for years, you should consider consulting. ...
  • IT Support, Technology Consulting, and Repair. ...
  • Cleaning Services. ...
  • Accounting and Tax Preparation. ...
  • Auto Repair. ...
  • Real Estate. ...
  • Online courses. ...
  • Marketing and PR Services.

How can I flip money fast? ›

If you have access to the internet, you can potentially flip money quickly from the comfort of your home using these simple methods.
  1. Flip Bitcoin on Cash App. ...
  2. Flip Shares of Real Estate. ...
  3. Flip Money With Swagbucks. ...
  4. Flip Money on InboxDollars. ...
  5. Flip Your Stocks on Robinhood. ...
  6. Flip Your Spare Change. ...
  7. Flip Books Online.
22 Oct 2022

How can I make $200 dollars a day? ›

Top 26 Ways to Make $200 a Day
  1. Take Online Surveys.
  2. Invest.
  3. Pet Sit.
  4. Babysit.
  5. Be an Airbnb Host.
  6. Freelance on Fiverr or Upwork.
  7. Take Jobs on TaskRabbit.
  8. Become a Social Media Manager.
29 Sept 2022

Can I invest $100 in Bitcoin? ›

If you're looking into cryptocurrency for the first time, you may be wondering, “can I start by investing $100 in Bitcoin?” The answer is definitely yes. But before you make your first investment, there are a few things you should know about crypto.

What business can I start with 0 dollars? ›

26 Businesses You Can Start for Free
  • Blogging. While not a new concept, monetized blogging is always a popular option for an essentially no-cost business. ...
  • In-home child care. ...
  • In-home dog care. ...
  • Pet services. ...
  • Dog training. ...
  • Freelance writing. ...
  • Freelance editing. ...
  • Resume building.

Can I start a business with $20? ›

Whether you're starting a business on the side while still employed elsewhere, a student or homemaker looking for extra income, or unemployed and trying to figure out what to do, there are plenty of business ideas you can start for under $20 and grow into a profitable company.

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