There are plenty of ways that we can make money quickly. However, if you want to get a lot of money and be paid well for what you are doing and have a limited skill set, then it becomes much harder. There are still things that can be done though, so that everyone can get a bit of quick cash if they really need it.

Firstly think about whether you have any friends, family members or neighbours that might a bit of work done that you can help them with. Maybe some cleaning, gardening, DIY or something like that would be something they might need help with and you could charge for. If you have the skills to be able to do this sort of work, then you could charge them for doing it and make some money that way.

There might be some local businesses that could do with some help for a day or a few days. You could contact temping agencies, look on local classifieds as well as social media groups to see if anyone is advertising for help. You could find all sorts of different opportunities to earn some extra money and hopefully there will be some there that will fit in with the sort of thing that you want to do. You may not be able to be too fussy if you want something really local but if you can travel a bit, then this could help you to get something more easily. You could try phoning a few local places to ask if they need some casual help or try a temping agency as they may have some work locally that will suit you and may not last long, if that is what you want.

Alternatively you can sell some things that you own and do not need. There are many things that you could potentially sell, it can be quite amazing what people will buy! You will need to choose where to sell them, perhaps a social media group, a classifieds page or an online auction. It will depend on the sorts of things that you have for sale. If you have valuable antiques then you may want to go to a local auction house but if you have some old clothing or homewares, then a local social media group might be a better place to sell. Take a look at what sorts of items are being sold in different places and that will help you to decide which will be the best place to sell the things that you need to sell. If you really need the money then you may have to price them low so that they sell more quickly. People will snap up a bargain quickly but if the price is more expensive they may wait longer and think about it. Obviously you want to get as much as you can but if you need the money really quickly then you may just need to sell it for less than it is worth to guarantee that you will get the money for it really quickly.