Are you looking to make money without a job? Well you are in a luck, my friend because that is the topic of the day. It wasn't that long ago when it was very difficult for a person to make a living (if they wanted to have the good life) without having a job. Today, thanks to the internet, nearly anyone can make a lot of money without having to go to work at a job the way that our parents did.

I want to talk about a couple of the best ways to get started earning money online and then give you a few of my own personal observations about how the ways to make money online that I have discovered. So, let's get started?

How do people make money without having a job?

If you are willing to do a little poking around, you will discover that there exist literally dozens of great ways to make money on the internet. The advantages of working online is that you can work from anywhere where there is an internet connection, you will never have a boss to report to, and you can work at any hour of the day. However, working online is not an easy path to riches, you will still have to work and work hard if you really want to make a lot of money.

How is this possible?

The internet is the one place in the world where an average person that doesn't have a ton of financial resources can compete with giant corporations and the like. On the internet there are few advantages to being larger and cumbersome. In fact, an individual who is willing to work hard will have many advantages over a large corporation that they could never hope to enjoy in the "real" world. For this reason, working online is the premier method for a person to make a living without actually having a job.

How is it done?

There are, like I said, lots of ways to make money online. You can sell items on e-commerce websites such as, you can be a blogger, you can write articles, you get involved with affiliate marketing, you can sell websites, you can buy and sell domains, etc., etc. The possibilities are multiple. In fact, most people who make a lot of money online do so in more than one fashion. They may sell items through auctions with an Ebay business, do affiliate marketing and buy and sell domains all at the same time. There is no best one method for making money online, there are in fact a number of advantages to diversifying your income streams so that if one method falls out of favor you can continue to make money.

Remember, if you are like me, the goal is to never have a job again!

So, if you want to get started with some of these money making methods, what is the best way to proceed? This is a very good question. While it is important that you recognize that there is a learning curve to making money through the internet, meaning it will take you some time before you start making enough money to quit your job, the fact is that a properly diversified online enterprise will be much more stable than any earnings from a job can ever be. Anyone can lose their job. If you are making money online in five or six different ways, your earning power is pretty much untouchable.

How to start making money without a job

The first step that you need to take if you want to get started is to pick a method and become educated about it. Let's take an example. One way to make money online is to write articles at sites like On this site, you can write and publish unique articles which will earn you money as they are viewed over time. You can get started immediately and free of charge and have your first article online in less than an hour. Now having one article on a site like this will not make you a lot of money. In fact, it probably won't make you anything at all. No, making money online is a craft and you will have to learn the ins and outs to truly be successful. But, once you get started and you can start making mistakes and learning from those mistakes. You can start to create an online portfolio of properties that will age and continue to make you money indefinitely.

Wait, how do I make money writing articles?

Before you can truly start making a lot of money online, you will need to learn a thing about internet economics. I can't stress this point enough. The people who make money online, full time income kind of money, are experts at their craft. They do not fool around and get lucky. They use systems designed to bring in significant amounts of cash day after day. But, and this is the important thing, they were not always experts. In the beginning they were, like you, a newbie. They didn't know the ways to make money on the internet anymore than any other beginner would. But they were willing to learn and do their homework.

And that is where the money is today: It is in the homework. The fact of the matter is that there are countless websites that illustrate exactly how to make an online income. There are people, known as internet marketers, who freely share strategies and techniques that they use to make money. The best part is, for people who are just getting started, this information is usually provided for free. It will take a little bit of time and effort to truly digest it all, but, if you are willing to do the work, you can learn how to make money without ever having to have a boss again. No, you won't be able to quit your job tomorrow. However, if you are willing to dedicate yourself to the idea of making money online, you may definitely be able to quit your job in twelve months. And, like I have been saying, enjoy making money without a job for the rest of your life.

Now, go make money!