Money Making Apps

Money Making Apps
Money Making Apps

The landscape of money-making apps can evolve rapidly due to changes in technology and market trends, so it's always good to do your own research and keep an eye out for the latest options. However, here are some types of apps that have historically been popular for making money.

Cashback and Rewards:

  • Rakuten is an online platform that offers cashback and rewards for shopping through their affiliate network.
  • Ibotta is a mobile app that allows users to earn cashback on purchases made in-store and online.
  • Honey is a browser extension and mobile app that helps users find and apply coupon codes automatically when shopping online.

Survey and Market Research:

  • FreeCash is a mobile app that allows users to earn rewards and cash by completing various tasks such as downloading apps, participating in surveys, watching videos, and playing games.
  • Swagbucks is a popular rewards program that allows users to earn points, called SB, by completing tasks such as taking surveys, watching videos, shopping online, and searching the web.
  • Survey Junkie is an online platform that connects users with market research surveys in exchange for rewards.

Gig Economy:

  •  Uber is a popular ride-hailing service that allows users to book rides through a mobile app.
  • Lyft is another prominent ride-hailing service similar to Uber.
  • Fiverr is an online marketplace that connects freelancers with clients who need various services.


  • SkipTheDishes is an online food delivery service that allows users to order food from a variety of restaurants and have it delivered to their location.
  • DoorDash is a food delivery platform that connects users with local restaurants in their area.
  • Uber Eats is a food delivery service offered by Uber, the popular ride-hailing company.

Pet Care:

  • Rover is an online platform that connects pet owners with pet sitters, dog walkers, and other pet care services.
  • Wag! is a mobile app that offers on-demand dog walking and pet sitting services.


  • Airbnb is a popular online marketplace that allows individuals to rent out their properties or spare rooms to travelers.
  • RVshare is a platform that connects RV owners with people looking to rent recreational vehicles (RVs) for travel or camping adventures.
  • Swimply is a unique online marketplace that allows individuals to rent out their private swimming pools by the hour.
  • Peerspace is an online marketplace that connects individuals and businesses with unique event venues and spaces for rent.
  • Turo is a peer-to-peer car rental platform that allows individuals to rent out their vehicles to others.

Language Learning:

  • Duolingo is a popular language-learning platform that offers interactive lessons and exercises to help users learn a new language.
  • iTalki is an online language-learning platform that connects students with language tutors and teachers from around the world.


  • Sweatcoin is a fitness app that tracks users' outdoor steps and converts them into a digital currency called Sweatcoins.
  • StepBet is a fitness app that gamifies physical activity by encouraging users to reach daily step goals.
  • WinWalk is a fitness app that rewards users for their daily walking activity.
  • LifeCoin is a fitness app that incentivizes outdoor physical activity by rewarding users with LifeCoins for their steps.

Freelancing Platforms:

  • Upwork is one of the largest online freelancing platforms that connects businesses and individuals with freelancers offering a wide range of skills and services.
  • Freelancer is an online freelancing platform where businesses and individuals can post projects and hire freelancers for various tasks and services.
  • PeoplePerHour is an online freelancing platform that connects businesses with freelance talent for various projects and tasks.

Content Creation Platforms:

  • YouTube is a video-sharing platform where users can upload, share, and view videos on a wide range of topics. It hosts a diverse array of content, including vlogs, music videos, tutorials, entertainment, news, and more.
  • Twitch is a live streaming platform primarily focused on video gaming but also featuring streams related to music, art, cooking, and other activities.
  • Patreon is a membership platform that allows creators to earn income from their work by offering exclusive content, perks, and experiences to their fans, who become patrons by subscribing to their Patreon memberships.

Online Courses and Tutoring:

  • Udemy is an online learning platform that offers a vast array of courses on numerous subjects ranging from technology and business to personal development and hobbies.
  • Coursera is an online education platform that partners with universities and organizations worldwide to offer courses, specializations, and even fully online degrees.
  • Skillshare is an online learning community that focuses on creative and practical skills, such as design, photography, writing, and entrepreneurship.

Remote Work:

  • is a website that serves as a resource for individuals seeking remote jobs and for companies looking to hire remote workers.
  • We Work Remotely is a job board and community platform specifically dedicated to remote job opportunities.

Task and Errand:

  • TaskRabbit is an online platform that connects people who need tasks done with skilled individuals who can complete those tasks.
  • Thumbtack is an online marketplace that helps people find and hire local professionals for various services, such as home improvement, events, wellness, and more.
  • Gigwalk is a mobile app that enables individuals to find temporary work opportunities, or "gigs," in their local area.


  • Robinhood is a commission-free trading app that allows users to buy and sell stocks, ETFs, options, and cryptocurrencies without paying any fees.
  • Acorns is a micro-investing app that rounds up users' everyday purchases to the nearest dollar and invests the spare change into a diversified portfolio of ETFs.
  • Stash is an investment app that aims to simplify investing for beginners. It offers a variety of investment options, including stocks, ETFs, and fractional shares.

Investment Tracking:

  • Mint is a popular personal finance app that helps users track their spending, create budgets, and manage their financial accounts all in one place.
  • Personal Capital is a comprehensive financial management platform that combines budgeting tools with investment tracking and retirement planning.

Passive Income:

  • Fundrise is a real estate investment platform that allows individuals to invest in a diversified portfolio of real estate assets, including commercial and residential properties, through Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) and eREITs (electronic Real Estate Investment Trusts).
  • LendingClub is a peer-to-peer lending platform that connects borrowers with investors willing to fund their loans.

Stock Photography:

  • Shutterstock is a leading global provider of stock photography, stock footage, stock music, and editing tools for creative professionals, businesses, and individuals.
  • Adobe Stock is a stock photography, vector graphics, and video service integrated with Adobe Creative Cloud applications like Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign.

Online Marketplaces:

  • Etsy is an online marketplace specializing in handmade, vintage, and unique goods.
  • eBay is one of the world's largest online marketplaces, offering a wide variety of new and used goods across numerous categories.

Remember to thoroughly research any app or platform before using it to ensure it's legitimate and fits your financial goals and preferences.