HOW TO MAKE
SOME MONEY


Thinking about getting your first job? You may be considering something more traditional—like working at a supermarket, restaurant, or even babysitting your neighbor’s kids.

 Learn how to make some money with your first job

TRADITIONAL 1ST JOBS—DO THEY STILL EXIST?

Traditional first jobs are very much in demand and a great way to gain experience and earn money.

Gain experience and learn to make some money with a traditional first job

But opportunity may also knock in less traditional ways. The internet and social media have opened up endless new employment opportunities.

MAKE MONEY WITH SOCIAL

Create a product or service. During the pandemic, many teens had extra time and became entrepreneurs.1


Make money for your social media knowledge and expertise managing content and feeds

Get paid for your knowledge of social media. Companies value your expertise to help manage their content and feeds.



Be paid to take online surveys or be part of a focus group. Your opinion matters.
Download a job app for teens. You may be able to find a job and make extra cash.

MARKET MOVERS

Some teens are involved in the shoe and clothes resale market. Others have money and time to teach themselves how to invest. Others have an interest in the stock market, and take the time to teach themselves to invest.


Make money in the resale market and teach yourself how to invest
SOMETHING TO CONSIDER

You will never forget your first job. Before accepting any job offer, consider:



  • Are you able to do the job?
  • Is it legit?
  • Are you old enough?
  • Are you aware of the expectations?
  • Do you understand your schedule and pay?

Help your teen learn about money


The Fidelity Youth® Account gives teens the power to save, spend, and invest their money.