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Old 01-01-2007, 05:58 PM   #1
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Making easy money online!?

I was just looking in to making money online. Now I for one am a BIG skeptic as far as this is concerned. I've always looked at anyone who says you can make easy money online with the utmost suspicion, mainly because the main money making shcemes I've stumbled upon are the PayPal schemes that spammers seem to like talking about, or those that need you to invest about 50 or so before you can get started. I tend to look at these as just scams because the people themselves are obviously making money from the gullible internet users who send them cheques

The only way I can think of to legitimately make money online is through building a website/forum and advertising for companies through an iffiliate system. Does anyone here have any experience with this? I don't really want to get rich quick (although it would be nice, lol), I'm just after a little scheme to get the missus working!
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Old 01-01-2007, 11:11 PM   #2
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I was just looking in to making money online. Now I for one am a BIG skeptic as far as this is concerned. I've always looked at anyone who says you can make easy money online with the utmost suspicion, mainly because the main money making shcemes I've stumbled upon are the PayPal schemes that spammers seem to like talking about, or those that need you to invest about 50 or so before you can get started. I tend to look at these as just scams because the people themselves are obviously making money from the gullible internet users who send them cheques

The only way I can think of to legitimately make money online is through building a website/forum and advertising for companies through an iffiliate system. Does anyone here have any experience with this? I don't really want to get rich quick (although it would be nice, lol), I'm just after a little scheme to get the missus working!
i have a friend whos made money on the net, serious money in fact, hes just signed papers with macdonalds to open a McDonalds in the Phillipines! and itll be the first one there with a drive through, ive seen the papers and everything! i guess your wondering why the phillipines??? he got a mail order wife from there (hes a bit of a loner!) but hes working at the courier depot as a way of dodging the taxman!!! he drives a mondeo here (ford contour to anyone out of the uk)he owns an 8 room house with maids over there! shame he wont let me into the secrets, apart from the fact that he did it selling computers on ebay!
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Old 01-01-2007, 11:55 PM   #3
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I don't really want to get rich quick (although it would be nice, lol), I'm just after a little scheme to get the missus working!
Is she hot? Home-made porn is always an idea Actually, I've seen...uhhh...I mean heard that there are some pretty nasty looking chicks on the internet, so I guess it doesn't matter.

Step 1: Take naked pics of wife
Step 2:?
Step 3: PROFIT!

Actually I was looking into something to make money online as well. There are those survey sites, but the only legitimate one I could find will only give you a certain amount of surveys, most people are lucky to make $5 a year. My plan is to go to yard sales in the spring/summer, lowball people on their pairs of used, unmatching pairs of tubesocks, and chuck the crap on ebay.
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Old 01-01-2007, 11:56 PM   #4
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the notorious "unfedfat" who runs this forum probably gets paid for it... hes got advertizing from other companies that probably pay off the monthly payments for keeping it up and running, and who knows some change in the pockets
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Old 01-02-2007, 12:20 AM   #5
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UFF makes money on the ads at the top of the page (Courtesy of Google Ads)...

Giant, for the porn, it won't work. One person has to buy it and BAM it's all over the internet. lol

I've looked for internet money, but nothing really works...There was a website a member posted here that I can't remember, I had like $15 on it but you need $20 to be able to withdraw lol...
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Old 01-02-2007, 01:41 AM   #6
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i have a friend whos made money on the net, serious money in fact, hes just signed papers with macdonalds to open a McDonalds in the Phillipines! and itll be the first one there with a drive through, ive seen the papers and everything! i guess your wondering why the phillipines??? he got a mail order wife from there (hes a bit of a loner!) but hes working at the courier depot as a way of dodging the taxman!!! he drives a mondeo here (ford contour to anyone out of the uk)he owns an 8 room house with maids over there! shame he wont let me into the secrets, apart from the fact that he did it selling computers on ebay!
What did he do online to make that sort of money? I was thinking about Ebay myself....I was also considering making a Forum (leasing one) and gaining an income from advertisers, but it would need to be a big site before anybody would consider advertising with me!
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Old 01-02-2007, 02:13 PM   #7
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ebay is a good way, but you have to be dedicated to it. I have my online T shirt and gift ship: http://www.cafepress.com/adesso and it makes a good side income for me, but you either have to be creative, or affiliate yourself with someone who is. I do all my own design work, so take all the profit. But I literally don't do anything but come up with the designs and wait for my checks.

It's not enough to stop working yet, but I could see how it could be.
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Old 01-02-2007, 05:02 PM   #8
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No such thing as easy money.


Online is a good way to make $$ because it allows you to broadcast to millions of consumers without the high input costs and overhead of a real business.


That's what Bronxie does. Bronxie is smart.
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Old 01-02-2007, 06:23 PM   #9
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Sell plots of land from the Moon or other planets. Some people might be stupid enough to fall for it.
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Old 01-02-2007, 06:26 PM   #10
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Sell plots of land from the Moon or other planets. Some people might be stupid enough to fall for it.
I was about to buy a square mile (I think) of the moon for $60 but I was like 10 at the time and my dad wouldn't give me the money
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Old 01-02-2007, 07:09 PM   #11
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Well.... if you are any good at Texas Hold 'Em Poker you can make money. Me and my dad play it regularly together, and usually just break even, although we aren't as greedy/agressive as others are, and it depends on how good you are.... he made 4800$ last month in a 110$ buyy-in tournament, he finished 3rd. No bs no taxes, he simply paid 110$ to get in the tournament and made it to the top 3 and made 4800$.
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Old 01-02-2007, 11:57 PM   #12
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If you have no skills in poker, you could check out these sites (I asked at Yahoo Answers lol):

http://www.inboxdollars.com/
http://mysurvey.com/
http://www.surveyclub.com/

I wonder if it's possible for everyone to refer everyone else on here

EDIT: Apparently, I already have an account with InboxDollars, from like 2 years ago lol.

If anyone wants to be referred, put chris_knows in the referrer username lol.
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Old 01-03-2007, 01:41 AM   #13
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I was about to buy a square mile (I think) of the moon for $60 but I was like 10 at the time and my dad wouldn't give me the money

give me the url i want to find a martian lol
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Old 09-12-2007, 08:06 AM   #14
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a question about market research companies

I really appreciate if anyone could let me know is it easy to find fresh and free list of online paid survey sites. are www.paidsurveydb.com lists trusted or not?
I appreciate your help
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Old 09-12-2007, 12:54 PM   #15
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This is pretty good article about making money online.Go through it.
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