How to Sell a Website for $100,000+

This article is a guest post by Marc from Vital Dollar. I came across Marc’s website from the Rockstar Finance daily email and got pulled in immediately. Marc has a lot of great stuff on his site and he has experience creating highly profitable websites. If you’re interested in the stuff I talk about on my site you’d definitely be interested in the Vital Dollar so go check it out. How to Sell a Website for […]

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Step by Step Guide to Optimizing Existing Posts to Improve Search Rankings

I got an email yesterday from a reader named Barbara who runs her own personal finance site at barbarafriedbergpersonalfinance.com. Barbara wanted to know how she could get more search traffic on her personal finance site which is struggling to get a lot of traffic despite being 6 years old and having a domain authority of 46, which is pretty impressive. Barbara agreed to let me dissect one of the pages on her website and do a live […]

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August 2018 Side Hustle Income Report

$9,845 in Revenue and Promising GrowthAugust was a good month overall, especially since I spent barely any time on my side hustles. I went on a 7 day backpacking trip to Isle Royale in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan which wiped out a quarter of my month (1000% worth it and I made $314 while I was hiking, not bad!), my oldest kid started Kindergarten () and overall it was just a busy month. For September […]

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The Power of Passive Income: How I Made $314 During a 7 Day Backpacking Trip

Why Affiliate Websites Are the Best Passive Income Model in 2018On August 10th I drove to Chicago to meet up with 2 friends.  The following day we hopped in a car and drove 10 hours to the Upper Peninsula.  The next day we flew on an airplane to a remote island, Isle Royale National Park, where we hiked 50 miles in 4 days before driving all the way back home to civilization the following Friday. During […]

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A Look Back on All of My Failed Side Hustles

Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by PSECU, a Pennsylvania-based credit union I talk about my side hustles a lot and report my monthly income with thousands of dollars in revenue and profit. But it’s not always that easy. I’ve had a LOT of failures along the way and some of them were pretty costly. In this article I’ll show you specific examples like my old niche websites, products I’ve launched on Amazon and some reviews people left […]

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July 2018 Side Hustle Income Report

July was another weak month. One of my Amazon listings got shut down for a little over a week because a customer ordered 7 of them and returned all of them. This hit Amazon’s algorithmic quality score which means my listing got shut down. This is my #1 selling item on Amazon so it took out a big chunk of my earnings for the month. My Amazon FBA business did $6.7k in sales and had an […]

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