This month we have reported passive income from Acorns, loyalty program rebates, Perk, Prosper, Swagbucks and Ebates. Acorns returned $35.98, rebates $231.32, Perk $8.00, Prosper $35.78, Swagbucks $15.00, and Ebates $28.61. Total passive income came to $354.69, requiring seven minutes to earn for a comparative hourly earnings rate of $3040.20!Read More →

Announcements Firstly, welcome to the new reports format.  Now, instead of posting when earnings are made, we’re posting a monthly summary of earnings.  We hope this makes the reading experience more informative, convenient and most of all, enjoyable for our readers. Secondly, please welcome our new contributor, Steve the Driver.  Steve is a GPT driver in a medium US city.  In order to keep with the spirit of this project, we’re only counting earnings from up to two hours of his work per day – what we estimate would be the max free time a normal person would be able to regularly devote to a side-gig while not taking on a second job. At this point, money earned by SteveRead More →

August was a slow trading month.  I was pretty busy with work so I only made five trades for a total return of $50.51. Though volume and value were small, my average return was 41.08%!  My return would have been 53.58% except one of the trades was an arbitrage, taking the value of that trade from 100% return to 50% return. I had absolutely no use for the card that represented the first leg of the arbitrage, so I’m happy with a 50% return in the end.Read More →