If you are looking to make some extra cash, there are several ways to use your car as an income source — with or without you behind the wheel. Take advantage of the new age of side hustles and make some money with just your car.
7 ways to make money with your car
Here are seven ways to make money with your car with relatively little risk.
1. Use a rideshare app
If you have a good driving record, are at least 21 years old and have some extra time on your hands, working for a rideshare app is a great way to make money. There are a few options for becoming a local taxi driver. Uber and Lyft are the most popular and offer a great way to make money just by driving. If this fits into your schedule, consider weekend driving when “surge pricing” is present and you can make a few more bucks later at night.
2. Wrap your car with advertising
If you don’t mind your car being a moving billboard, then sign up with a car advertising company, which will “wrap” your car with advertising. You’ll get paid while you’re doing your regular driving. The amount you earn depends on your daily commute and the size of your car — which directly translates to the amount of advertising space. Some options for this include: Carvertise, Nickelytics and Wrapify.
3. Work with a food delivery service
If you aren’t interested in driving with strangers, becoming a food delivery service driver might be the perfect opportunity for you. Similar to ridesharing apps, you sign up and get notifications to pick up and then drop off food for hungry customers. There are a few options here with varying benefits, including DoorDash, Uber Eats, and <span class="TextRun Underlined SCXW58358106 BCX0" lang="EN-US" xml:lang="EN-US" …….