December 17

3 ways to make some extra cash during quarantine

first_img 43SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr,John Pettit John Pettit is the Managing Editor for CUInsight.com. John manages the content on the site, including current news, editorial, press releases, jobs and events. He keeps the credit union … Web: www.cuinsight.com Details The coronavirus quarantine can be frustrating, especially for those who aren’t able to work from home. When you’re not able to work, it adds a whole new layer of worry to your coronavirus fears. Fortunately, there are a few ways you can try and make some extra cash while staying at home. If you’re in a tight spot financially, here are a few ideas to get you started…Sell your content: Okay, you can’t really expect anyone to buy your blog, but you can try and monetize it! If you’ve got a decent following and you think this is a possible next step for you and your blog, here’s some advice to help you get started.Sell your creations: Whatever it is that you like to create (crafts, trinkets, leather goods, custom denim) it’s never been easier to sell your stuff online. Open up an account on Etsy and your first sale will hopefully get you excited about the next one. Once you’re set up, it should be fairly easy to maintain. Plus, you’ll love your new boss.Sell your photographs: Is there anyone who doesn’t do photography on the side these days? If you’ve taken some great photos over the years, why not turn those pics into cash? Check out iStock by Getty Images and start making royalties off of your JPGs. The bigger your portfolio, the better.These are just a few ideas for making extra cash. If you’re in need of some extra dough, there are tons of other ways you can earn money without ever leaving the house. Fire up the “Google-machine” and find the right idea for you.last_img read more

August 30

Matchbook aims for ‘the next level’ following new investment

first_imgShare Irish bookmakers demand clarity on reopening orders June 17, 2020 StumbleUpon Share Related Articles Irish bookmakers to reopen on 29 June May 28, 2020 Paddy Power to reopen English & Irish betting shops in Royal Ascot week June 10, 2020 Submit Issuing a market update, the governance of online betting exchange operator Matchbook Group (Matchbook.com) has revealed that it has completed a ‘significant investment transaction’ that will ‘considerably grow the trajectory’ of its business.Matchbook governance did not disclose the sum of its secured investment, ut stated that through its funding round the company had brought on board well versed strategic investors with strong expertise in horseracing and international expansion.Over the past two-years the Cork and London based operator has completely overhauled its betting exchange product, making a number of improvements and revamping its betting brand.Matchbook leadership detailed that the new investment would seek to place the operator as ‘a very credible force in the sports betting market’.Mark Brosnan, Matchbook CEO, commented on his firm’s future ambitions: “The shackles are well and truly off. The strategic nature of the investment puts us in a very strong position to end Betfair’s dominance of the betting exchange market and comes at a time where Matchbook has launched an industry-leading technology platform.We have experienced exceptional growth over the last 12 months, driven by the horse racing product that we launched in July last year. This deal will help to further strengthen our overall product offering and allow us to invest in growing the Matchbook brand and accelerate our very ambitious plans to revolutionise the customer experience in online gambling.”last_img read more