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How can I make an extra £1000 this month?

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KateBeckett Wed 11-May-16 17:08:34

We've had to go into my overdraft due to unexpected car issues... And could really do with making it up ASAP as I will be going on maternity leave in 5 weeks.

Can't get another job as I already work 2 and as stated will be going on maternity leave soon...

Apart from that, any ideas welcome!!

TheoriginalLEM Wed 11-May-16 17:14:40

sell stuff? overtime? can your dp take on some more work? couple of boot fairs?

avocadosweet Wed 11-May-16 17:26:21

Massive car bill on mat leave here too - so we're going to host language students, it pays quite well. You need a spare room or get the DC to share though.

BettyOctopus Wed 11-May-16 17:27:40

Matched betting, very easy to make money, there's a video explaining it here

Sgoinneal Wed 11-May-16 17:29:21

eBay clear out? It only works once in a blue moon but if you've got some high priced items in good nick you can part with it's a good way of making money and decluttering.

Chocolateteabag Wed 11-May-16 17:37:39

Change your current account? Martin Lewis's Money Saving Expert site but Coop look like best with £150 on offer?

In fact check MSE for more advice in general - their forum section is pretty good

Chocolateteabag Wed 11-May-16 17:39:15

Have a look to see if you can get a credit card on 0% to try to limit the overdraft?
DONT use it to take out money though as that usually isn't covered by the 0% deal

Chocolateteabag Wed 11-May-16 17:40:03

I know you don't want another job but could you manage any babysitting?

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