Gig Economy

Wanting to make some extra cash with a side hustle? How about fill the gap between jobs? If you’re looking to take advantage of today’s “gig economy,” look no further, because Compare.com has you covered with all the guides and advice you’ll need.

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Uber

Use your vehicle to drive passengers or make deliveries

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Uber operates a variety of services, from driving passengers to and from destinations to delivering food and drinks. With nearly 4 million drivers and almost 7 billion rides a year, Uber has become perhaps the biggest name in the gig economy. Read our in-depth guide on the popular ride-sharing platform and learn how to sign up and what to expect from Uber.

  • Set your own hours.
  • Get paid fast.
  • All you need is a car, a valid driver's license and one year of driving experience.
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Lyft

Become a driver with one of the top ridesharing platforms in the world

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  • Work when you want.
  • Cash out instantly.
  • Use one of Lyft's Express Drive partners to get a car if you need it.
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Doordash

Deliver with Doordash

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  • Earn extra money for your goals
  • Choose your own hours
  • Freedom to dash anywhere
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Grubhub

Deliver food to hungry customers around your city

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  • Get started in four easy steps.
  • Get paid when you want.
  • Keep 100% of your tips.
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Instacart

Get paid to shop for groceries

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Read our in-depth guide and learn how to become an Instacart Shopper.

  • Earn extra money shopping for others
  • Work whenever it works for you
  • No car required to start shopping
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Amazon Flex

Drive and earn with Amazon Flex

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  • Reserve a block.
  • Make your deliveries.
  • Get paid.
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Postmates

Deliver with Postmates

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  • No fees or time commitments.
  • Take home 100% of your earnings.
  • Instant deposits.
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Mechanical Turk

Get paid to finish tasks that computers can't

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Read our in-depth guide and learn what you can expect as a "Turker."

  • Work when and where you want.
  • Perform tasks both large and small.
  • Available all over the world.
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UserTesting

Get paid to share your opinions

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  • Sign up
  • Take tests
  • Get paid
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Airbnb

Rent out your property and earn money as an Airbnb host

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Read our in-depth guide and learn how to join the sharing economy with one of the biggest names in today's gig economy.

  • List your space for free and charge what you want
  • Pay low fees with no cost to sign up
  • Get paid quickly with PayPal, direct deposit, or other delivery methods
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Turo

Share your car on the largest car sharing marketplace

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  • List your car for free
  • Set your price & rules
  • Sit back & earn
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Fiverr

Use your creativity and complete freelance jobs

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  • Create a Gig
  • Deliver great work
  • Get paid
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Upwork

Find rewarding projects and use your writing or design skills to make money

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Read our in-depth guide and find out how you can use your creativity and writing or design skills to make money as a freelancer.

  • Freedom to work on ideal projects
  • Wide variety and high pay
  • More and more success
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TaskRabbit

Finish odd jobs all over town and make money while doing it

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Read our in-depth guide and learn how to make money completing odd jobs all over your city.

  • Be your own boss
  • Set your own rates
  • Grow your business
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Gengo

Become a translator

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  • Flexible schedule
  • Supportive community
  • Latest technology
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Rev

Earn money transcribing or captioning from home

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Read our in-depth guide and learn how to make money transcribing and captioning with Rev.

  • Create a flexible work schedule
  • Choose from hundreds of jobs
  • Get paid weekly