Here are the best tools and resources I recommend to help you start and grow your side business.

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Freelance Writer Academy will jump start your freelance writing career and get you started making money, whether you’re looking for a side-hustle or full-blown career.

10kVA by Kayla Sloan will introduce you to the world of Virtual Assistants (VA) and show you how to make money as a VA from start to finish.

If you want to start a blog, Launch Your Blog Biz can make it happen. The course walks you through the basics of how to set up a blog, how to create content and how to make $1,000 a month (even if you’ve never blogged before!)

Transcribe Anywhere is your one-stop shop to learn how to make money online as a transcriptionist. Choose between general transcription and legal transcription to make money from anywhere.


You’ll need a website host to get your blog up and running, and I recommend BlueHost. It’s easy to use and comes with everything you need to start your blog or website. Plus, it’s only $3.95/month with this link.

Canva is a FREE tool with unlimited potential. Need business cards? Check. A logo? Check. Images to schedule on your social media profiles? It can do that, too. It’s a must-have for anyone with a small business.

When you have a side hustle, you need to get paid. Freshbooks makes it easy for your clients to pay online. You can also prepare estimates and invoices and track the time you spend on each project.