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Hobbies that make money in South Africa

No things is so exciting than making a living out of your hobby right? Hobbies almost come naturally, influenced by your natural talents. You might have a full-time job but through your hobbies, you can find your self earning a general monthly income than your current manager at your formal job. Below is a list of the hobbies that can make you money and even encourage you to quit your 9 – 5 (traffic infested) job.

List of the hobbies that will definitely make you money in South Africa

Music hobbies

Many formal employees are also gifted in the area of music. For example you ca:

  • become a backing vocalist for different bands and perform after hours and on weekends.
  • You can be a studio session musician playing guitars, piano, drums, etc.
  • Form or join a band and perform after hours or over the weekend, or even quit your job and do it full-time.

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Photography hobbies

At the time of Facebook and Instagram, photography can take you far if you are creative. Being a photographer part-time or full-time gives you much needed flexibility of working hours. With Photography, online portfolio is a must. People want to see your previous work. You can build portfolios through personal website, Facebook, Instagram, Flickr, ETC. Photographers make the money through the following ways:

  • Weddings and parties events Photography
  • Profiling small and big businesses through photos
  • Shooting stock photos and re-sell
  • Opening a home photography studio

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Graphic Design

Graphic designers in South Africa and all over the world make good money. What will set you apart is your creativity and out of the box thinking. Your previous work in this job is mandatory. Graphic designers make money through:

  • Company branding: logo, business cards, newsletters, brouchres, etc
  • Website graphics design

Here are the graphic Design courses you should consider