10 ways to make money from home in Singapore

The 10 most popular ways to make money from home in Singapore or anywhere in the world, as long as you have talent and the use of a computer.

Diana Tan

The cost of living in Singapore is one of the highest in the world, with the highest concentration of millionaires in the first spot. Therefore, to survive, both husband and wife must work for a dual income. Here are 10 ways that I shall list to make money from home in Singapore:

1.Bake Cakes and Sell to Friends

Women and also men who love to bake and create designs on cakes of various themes can make money at home by selling their delicious cakes to friends and even take orders from friends of friends via word-of-mouth.

2.Make Handicrafts and Sell Them

Those with creative juices can make handicrafts like batik purses, women’s batik bags, reusable cloth sanitary pads to save money, and the like.

3.Write Books

Authors with a good command of English can write books to sell on Amazon or ClickBank for digital info-products. For ClickBank, they just have to pay 50 USD to use the platform as a payment gateway to accept credit card transactions.

4.Become an Article Writer

Article writers are much needed for various websites that need fresh content for better search engine optimization based on keywords. Some article writers are paid as much as 10 USD for 100 words!

5.Freelance jobs

There are many sites offering Freelance jobs for your expertise. You can be hired for article writings, translation, designing, admin & Secretarial work, accounting etc. upwork, guru.com are leading freelance job sites. 

6.Complete Surveys

If you search around online, there are several sites offering surveys for cash or vouchers that you can redeem to buy things from supermarkets. Below are few worth exploring.

Toluna Surveys
The Panel Station

7.Become a Blogger

Some people are earning a full-time income by blogging and constantly updating their blogs. They earn money by getting sponsored posts from advertisers who advertise on the blogger’s high traffic site or with a high Page Rank juice.

8.Become a Social Influencer

Social Influencers on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook get some cash if they have thousands of followers and are influencial from fellow sponsors who would like to get instant traffic.

9.Do e-Comerce


Now it is easy peasy to sell online using platforms like Shopify, Open Cart, Lazada, Lelong, Mudah, and eBay. For Shopify which is the rage now, you have to pay 29 USD per month after 14 days of free trial with Apps that are user-friendly and easy to install, for a more robust e-Commerce site.

10.Become a Website Designer

If you know HTML and newer versions, you can create a responsive website that can fit into a desktop, laptop and also the smart phones which are very popular. Almost 60% of sales come from smart phones and if you don’t cater to this group of users, you will lose out on the sales to a certain extent.

Hence, I have listed the 10 most popular ways to make money from home in Singapore or anywhere in the world, as long as you have talent and the use of a computer. Knowledge is power and this power gives you the ability to make money from home in a comfortable environment and flexibility, without having to travel to work in an office environment.