Thank you for stopping by, today I will be highlighting 16 Best Part-Time Businesses for Couples. If you haven’t checked my previous article, remember to click the link at the bottom of this article to catch up and know how you can make your relationship better or attain financial freedom with your partner.

Back to the topic, if you are like most people trying to start part-time businesses, it is not about being rich at once but earning extra cash while you work on something else.

Every entrepreneur has a story, mine might be shallow since I joined the league a year ago but I hope it will be enough motivation to help you start your part-time businesses.

If you are reading this, you a probably out of campus, have a job or about to join campus hence looking for a business idea or investment that will generate extra coins to cover your daily expenses.

The conception of my Part-time Business

I was at the same point and the fact that no one was ready to invest in my business ideas made everything super hard. I tried pitching to some friends about my blogging idea as my part-time business since I was a graduate with a Bachelors Degree in Agricultural Economics and Resource Management.

To cut the long story short, no friend was ready to invest in the idea. I finally had a talk with my father and he decided to take a leap of faith in investing in the idea. Apart from education, I consider my blog as one of the greatest gifts ever given to me by my father and this led to the rebirth of all my dreams.

Same to you, the right part-time business can help you unlock your financial freedom and if you are looking for what to venture in, keep reading…

10 Best Part-Time Businesses

1. Service Businesses

A service business can be defined as a commercial enterprise that provides work performed in an expert manner by an individual or team for the benefits of its customers.

Here are some of the most profitable service idea you can venture in:

  • Hairdressing
  • Cleaning
  • Tutoring
  • Property caretaking

2.Design Businesses

Design business is on the rise if you cross-check the market trends in the previous 5 years. Starting your own design business is an adventure but every day will always be a learning process as you break through the market.

Whatever you do, whether interior or graphic design, these businesses allow you to set your own working hours and client base.

3. Arts and Craft

To any artistic individual, you can definitely set your business and rather than renting a showcase room for the full expo, make it a part-time business by selling your art online.

4. Consulting Business

This is one of the best self-employment you can opt for. All you need is to turn your experience into a marketable service.


Did you know that some major profession is better handled as part-time businesses? For example Lawyers, Architects, Accountants, and Doctors.

However, my advice to anyone wishing to do this, make sure that you are financially stable before opting for this.

Convertible Full-time Ideas

6.Direct Selling

Direct selling refers to a face to face presentation, demonstration and sale of products or services to a prospect either at home or the office. You can make this a part-time job by joining one of the direct selling companies in your area.

7. Affiliate Marketing

Affiliate programs allow you to make money by promoting a company’s products. You earn the cash when a customer buys via the link or Ad you placed on your website.

8. Sell on eBay

eBay is one of the few businesses you can start with no financial investment and get paid every week. You can get paid by selling the unused items around you at a good price.

9. Writing

Writing is quite a broad field and apart from its flexible schedule, you can make it a permanent source of income by doing the following:

  • Blogging
  • Copy editing or Content Creation
  • Be an author or ghostwriter

10. Social Media Manager

Do you enjoy tweeting, sharing and posting on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram and can reach a wide audience? If so, you might be a good candidate for a social media manager either as a part-time or full-time job.


Hey, I hope you found this article helpful and can finally start one of those part-time businesses, let me know what you think via the comment section and share to help others. Let’s chat on  FACEBOOK


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