This guest post about making money on Amazon is by Tyler Philbrook, a personal finance blogger at I Am the Future Me who I met at FinCon16 in San Diego in late September. I also wrote a post on his site, so after you read his story here about how he made money to attend FinCon, go over to his site to read my post about what got me to get going on starting an emergency fund.
A little over a year ago I got the opportunity I had been waiting for. I was GIVEN a ticket to FinCon16, a financial blogger conference that I wouldn’t be able to go to.
When given the ticket I became sick to my stomach. I should have been excited, but I knew I was going to have to turn it down.
I have a lot of credit card debt, and didn’t want to go further into debt to travel across the country.
Instead, I committed myself to getting there no matter the cost, no matter the sacrifices I would have to make I would come up with the money.
One of the MANY side hustles I did was sell on Amazon with FBA (Fulfilled by Amazon). Continue reading