Talking about being broke as a student, if we were to have an association, I would have been their chairman because my early days in school was not funny.
There are lots of money making tips out there, but the question is how many of them works? When you even read some of them, they have no directory, no solid procedures to implementing them.
Take it or leave it, studying becomes very much interesting when you have money to take care of yourself. Most student stay off campus and trek to class virtually everyday, not because they love it but because the cash flow isn’t just cool enough.
Sometimes you don’t just have to call home for everything, you should be able to tidy some things on your own.
> When I started making money in higher institution,it was like magic. It just popped into my head one fateful day that I am a web designer and I can make money from it, so I went around to student associations,departments,fellowships etc.
I made them know I could build them websites or blogs stating the benefits to them and before I knew, money started coming in.
> Another place I got money from was Nairaland, I am a writer so I get to put it there for people who needed freelancers and I got paid 800naira per article. Imagine how much I was making writing 5 articles every 3 days.
There is something you can acquire that will make way for you. Just one single skill you will learn that will pave way for you.
> I had lady back in school who learnt fashion designing before getting admission, when she would start making her money, she got a contract with a fellowship to pay make for them clothes for their commissioning service and believe it she got well paid.
> Graphics design was one thing that got Tee-boy a whole lot of cash in school. This was a friend of mine who learnt graphics at Fashola school in Lagos and when he got to school, he started doing flier,certificates,letter headings etc for press,individuals,fellowships, etc.
Being broke in school is just because you want to, if you can task you head, learn something and market yourself you will earn well.
• People make money doing Mc
• People make money customizing clothes
• People make money doing phone repairs
• People make money building blogs and website
• People make money doing tutorials
• People make money doing online deals.
Let me stop here, money don’t fall from the sky and you don’t get without investing. Checkout any of the ideas listed above, grab one and start monetizing them.
You can also join my online school on Facebook. Just search for “McCoy Facebook Institute ” join the group and get to• learn practical ways of how to make money in school and online.• You get free ebooks and videos. •Learn how to create blog and website from the scratch.• Get business lists with little or no capital with follow ups. • Get to seek business advice from our admins etc.
Kayode oluwatobiloba Emmanuel