Money making ways using your TelephoneThis is a lot easier for women. If you have a decent communication skill and is okay talking to strangers on telephone, and yes have a sweet voice, plunge in.
SELL PRODUCTS BY PHONE.
Many firms need phone salespeople to help sell items such as
books,, magazines & newspapers subscriptions, encyclopedias,
subscriptions to record clubs, etc. Most pay above
average commissions. Some pay on a “per sale” basis; others pay a
flat fee for making appointments for their salesmen to call on
prospective customers, plus a commission on every sale. Watch for
classified ads in newspapers and magazines under “HELP WANTED”.
Also contact local firms that may be interested in using your
SELL SERVICES BY PHONE.
Similar to above, but generally you can offer your services to
local firms that sell “big ticket” items that home-owners would
be interested in, such as roofing, painting, landscaping, water
purification, insurance, remodeling and decorating services, etc.
Since such services are so technical in nature, you will usually
be paid a fee for each appointment you arrange for the salesmen,
plus receive a commission on the final sale.
TAKE TELEPHONE SURVEYS.
In larger cities, firms such as newspapers, radio & television
stations, advertising agencies, etc. Occasionally need help in
taking public opinion polls. Contact them and state that you are
available when needed. Also look in your Yellow Pages under
“SURVEY REPORTS”. “HOUSING” SERVICE. By finding homes for
tenants, you perform a valuable service for both landlords and
tenants. Advertise that you have listings available for houses,
apartments, flats, rooms, etc. You can either charge a one-time
fee for finding accommodations or work on a commission. To get a
list of available housing, contact apartment building operators,
real estate agencies, guest houses. etc. Also watch “FOR RENT”
classified ads. In some instances you will also be able to
collect a commission from the property owner or landlord for
suitable tenants that you locate.
“BIRTHDAY GREETING” SERVICE.
Since Western Union has discounted “singing telegrams” you can do
this by phone. Voice isn’t important. It’s the thought that
counts! May also adaptable for holidays and other personal
occasions. Charge a one-time fee for this service.