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Beat the System: Weird Ways to Make Money


Make it, spend it, save it – if you don’t do enough of the first, you can’t do the rest.

In this edition of Beat the System, we’ve got three odd ways to make money thanks to “Money Talks News” founder Stacey Johnson.

First: sell yourself … for science, of course. Some research projects pay cash. Donating blood with BloodSource could get you free River Cats or State Fair tickets.

You can also sell your stuff. If you’ve never tried eBay, Craigslist or Amazon, you could be missing out on some money.

Finally, don’t go online to just surf or shop. There are some legitimate ways to make money online.

For more odd ways to make some extra cash, and find out how to make money online, click here.

Kate Eby contributed to this report.