Fifteen ways to make money to fill your fridge: make £300/$500 per month

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Editor’s note: This is the first of three articles on different ways to make money. Here we list fifteen different ways to earn enough to fill your fridge with food for a month. We’ve assumed that the average family can do this on about £300/$500 per month. Have a look at the list and feel free to add to it in the comments. Please share it with your friends if you think they could benefit from it.

I know. Some may think that this is being too generous.

One could fill their fridge with food for a month on much less than £300/$500. A friend of mine does; she feeds her family of three on about £20/$33 per week; now this is less than £100/$167 per month.

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Your Guide to Choosing the Best Peer-to-Peer Lending Platform

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If you have been careful with your money by putting a little aside every month, the last few years have probably been very hard on your savings. Interest rates have been at record lows for several years now, which means your nest-egg could have diminished in real terms. However, you can earn a far healthier rate of interest by lending your money via a peer-to-peer lending platform rather than saving via a traditional savings account.

Peer-to-Peer Lending Explained

Peer-to-peer lending platforms match savers looking for a good returns on their investment with borrowers looking for a low cost loan. This relationship has been traditionally one with banks and large financial institutions, but the low savings rates and limited credit being offered by banks has led to both borrowers and savers searching for a better deal. As a saver, you can earn a rate of interest several times higher than that being offered by traditional savings accounts - making your capital work far harder for you.

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