50 Tax Free Business Ideas You Can Start In 2022

50 Tax Free Business Ideas You Can Start In 2022

Interested to start a tax free business but not quite sure what to start?



The good news is, there are so many opportunities to become an entrepreneur and build an innovative product/service in this line of work.



If you're looking to start your own tax free business, there are several low-investment options you can choose from.



We put a list together below of the most profitable tax free business ideas you can start today!



Here they are:



1. Start a book club ($156K/year)

How Much Can You Make?
$4,000 — $13,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$75
Time Commitment Per Week
Min. 5 hours/week
Skills
Interests

Ben Keene from London, England, United Kingdom started Rebel Book Club over 7 years ago, a book club.

  • Revenue: $13,000/ month
  • Founders: 2
  • Employees: 0
  • Location: London, England, United Kingdom

Case Study

It was a bad habit. Buying books and not finishing them...

One tap on Amazon, and bang, there it was on my kindle or my doormat the next day. I’d fleetingly read a review or even just a crunching blurb and my key words, curiosities or aspirations had slapped me round the face and before I’d considered a sensible swipe-by it was too late.

I’d become a heavy user. Buying non-fiction books at quite a click. But the problem was not so much the cost — at the most I was spending £20 a month — which I saw as a solid investment in potentially 2–3 life-changing reads. The problem was I couldn’t get past page 100 (or 25%) of almost all of the books I’d bought.

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2. Start a crowdfunding platform ($4.8M/year)

How Much Can You Make?
$5,000 — $400,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$1,000,000
Skills

Howard Marks from Los Angeles, California, USA started Kosmos Innovation Centre over 9 years ago, a crowdfunding platform.

  • Revenue: $400,000/ month
  • Founders: 2
  • Employees: 22
  • Location: Los Angeles, California, USA

Case Study

After the second video game company I founded, Acclaim Games, was acquired by Walt Disney (Playdom was the original buyer), I wanted to take a break from the entrepreneurial side of the business and become an investor. I set a personal goal for myself to invest in 60 companies, and since I was living in LA, I decided to invest in startups in LA too.

Where do you start with that goal? How do you find entrepreneurs to support? As I started this journey, I realized that an accelerator model was quite effective for my purposes, and so StartEngine, the accelerator, was born.

We offered companies $20,000 for a 10% stake in the company and 90 days of mentorship. Given we were one of the first accelerators in LA, we had a lot of interest. Ultimately, we accepted around 5% of applicants and had 60 companies participate in the StartEngine accelerator in total.

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3. Start a freelance writing business ($1.5M/year)

How Much Can You Make?
$700 — $150,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$489
Time To Revenue
90 days
Skills
Business model

David Tile from Toronto, Ontario, Canada started Article-Writing Co over 11 years ago, a freelance writing business.

  • Revenue: $125,000/ month
  • Founders: 1
  • Employees: 25
  • Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Case Study

In 2011, coming out of college, I miserably tried to start a penny auction website. I studied Political Science at University, which had absolutely no bearing on this idea. I knew I wanted to do something entrepreneurial and was consumed by this auction model. I had my own specific mechanics that I thought would make the game a lot more fair for the average consumer. But alas, 6-8 months later, after burning through thousands of dollars trying to get the technology right, I was absolutely nowhere.

I was resigned to not give up, but the mechanics of the auction are critical to the smooth operation of the website and if you can’t get it right you don’t have a business. So I decided to start taking on some freelance writing work, just to get some cash in.

One thing led to another and I started getting some bigger clients with bigger asks. Eventually, I snowballed hiring some writers and copy editors. Turning this thing into a full-time business operation.

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4. Start a skills training business ($49.2K/year)

How Much Can You Make?
$1,500 — $1,600,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$3,321
Time To Revenue
210 days
Skills
Business model
Work from home

Andrew Kamphey from started Better Sheets over 2 years ago, a skills training business.

  • Revenue: $4,100/ month
  • Founders: 1
  • Employees: 0
  • Location:

Case Study

It began as a side project while building a web app. I had wanted to launch something helpful to a broad set of people. And I wanted to launch something that could run without my interference.

In the company that I co-founded, to do ad sales we were constantly building biz models and outreach in Google Sheets. My co-founder earlier this year mentioned that all my Google Sheets look great. And are way above anything else he had seen.

I didn’t have to validate it, necessarily, before creating it. I just launched the damn thing on a Friday. Landing page, 4 free videos, and 4 paid videos. I set a price and moved on with my life. Come Monday I had a sale, and everything blasted off from there.

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5. Start a cooking classes ($1.2M/year)

How Much Can You Make?
$100,000/month
Time Commitment Per Week
Min. 5 hours/week
Skills
Interests

Monika Reti from many, USA started Hipcooks over 8 years ago, a cooking classes.

  • Revenue: $100,000/ month
  • Founders: 1
  • Employees: 8
  • Location: many, USA

Case Study

In true Hipcooks fashion: I’m not a culinary school graduate — I’m a hack! Here’s my story:

I’m first-generation American (Mom is from Germany and Dad from Argentina). My parents were young foreign students in the US and their friends were the other international students: I was a kid surrounded by people from different nationalities, like Spain, Russia, France, and the UK. I was a child foodie and loved to experience culture through food.

I caught the travel bug early, living in Argentina (studying economics in college), traveling through Europe, and moved to England for graduate school (I have a Master’s in Economics from LSE.) While in school, I cooked my way through a series of London restaurants in the gastro-boom of the ’90s, just for fun. My first job was on the West Coast, as an econometrician at the RAND Corporation.

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6. Start a dating website ($156K/year)

How Much Can You Make?
$1,300 — $11,250,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$13,500
Time To Revenue
180 days
Skills
Business model

Ivan Fatovic from Los Angeles started Modamily almost 11 years ago, a dating website.

  • Revenue: $13,000/ month
  • Founders: 1
  • Employees: 3
  • Location: Los Angeles

Case Study

I had spent my whole adult life after college living in Los Angeles working in the entertainment industry, first as an actor, then in production (Greenstreet Films) and talent representation (Endeavor and 3 Arts). After years in the business, I got frustrated with how long it took to get movies made and wanted a change.

A friend of mine was working in wealth management at UBS in Beverly Hills and got me an interview. I was always trading stocks since college and envisioned myself as Bud Fox from Oliver Stone’s Wall Street, where I would one day grab some whale clients and make millions managing money for them. My salary tripled overnight from my Hollywood assistant salary and I quickly aced my Series 7 and was on my way.

The year was 2008, the beginning of the financial crisis. I remember being sent to UBS headquarters in Weehawken, NJ for training in the same week that Bear Stearns and Lehman Brothers were on the verge of bankruptcy. It wasn’t a good sign. They ended up laying off all the young advisors and towards the end of 2009, I was unemployed and jobless. I moved back to NYC to try and find a job on the institutional side of Wall St.

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7. Start an online video editing business ($72K/year)

How Much Can You Make?
$2,000 — $208,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$150,075
Skills

Sabba Keynejad from London, England, United Kingdom started VEED about 4 years ago, a online video editing business.

  • Revenue: $6,000/ month
  • Founders: 2
  • Employees: 1
  • Location: London, England, United Kingdom

Case Study

Tim and I met during an online hackathon. During the hackathon participants were encouraged to meetup for real. We actually got on really well, and stayed friends and kept spitballing ideas for a startup for years.

At this time, I was a design student at Central Saint Martins and I had recently won a competition for Sony Music creating an interactive music video for the band Hurts with my friend Virgil. Then soon after graduation, I started working as a creative technologist in London for a bunch of different advertising & branding agencies and a few startups too.

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8. Start a mobile photography ($1.32M/year)

How Much Can You Make?
$2,000 — $500,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$24,583
Skills

Kyle Nelson from Chico, California, USA started Results Imagery over 5 years ago, a mobile photography .

  • Revenue: $110,000/ month
  • Founders: 2
  • Employees: 8
  • Location: Chico, California, USA

Case Study

We both had previous experience in another start-up called Soul id which was a social media platform for action sports. We ran the marketing and media at that company which was a blast. After we left that company, we split directions. Eli got involved in the eCommerce industry by starting a brand called Winterial which he grew to hundreds of SKUs. Kyle headed in the media direction and started a commercial photography company where he worked with Fortune 500 companies and small businesses.

At this time Kyle wanted to be able to get back in the start-up world, grow a large brand and a team of like-minded creatives and innovators. So like any entrepreneur, he jumped on Google and started to search for media companies that were also technology-based companies as well. That is where the inspiration of starting a digital agency that solely focused on the media portion for brands and product companies came to life.

Culture is the centerpiece of a successful company. Creating a place for employees to come to work and enjoy what they do, the environment and who they work with will pay long term dividends.

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9. Start a car sharing service

How Much Can You Make?
Skills

Examples of a successful car sharing service:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a car sharing service:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a car sharing service ➜

Case Study

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10. Start an installing Christmas trees and lights business

Examples of a successful installing Christmas trees and lights business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a installing Christmas trees and lights business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting an installing Christmas trees and lights business ➜

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11. Start a fair or carnival vending buiness

Examples of a successful fair or carnival vending buiness:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a fair or carnival vending buiness:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a fair or carnival vending buiness ➜

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12. Start an excursions for school children business

Examples of a successful excursions for school children business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a excursions for school children business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting an excursions for school children business ➜

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13. Start a community training and mentorship business

How Much Can You Make?
$1,000 — $50,000/month
Skills

Examples of a successful community training and mentorship business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a community training and mentorship business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a community training and mentorship business ➜

Case Study

We’re at $3,800 MRR as of May ‘22, with 35% MoM revenue growth between April and now. (Until recently we were known as ‘Weekend Club’, I broke the pivot down in this tweetstorm).

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14. Start a student exchange program

Examples of a successful student exchange program:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a student exchange program ➜

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15. Start an amazon FBA business ($6M/year)

How Much Can You Make?
$2,300 — $1,175,000/month
Skills

Examples of a successful amazon FBA business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a amazon FBA business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting an amazon FBA business ➜

Case Study

I’m Tom Wicky, Co-Founder of MyFBAPrep, a nationwide network of 3PL (third-party logistics) warehouses, along with my partners Bart Boughton and Taylor Smits.

Our business is completely self-funded/bootstrapped and we’ve grown 1000%+ annually year/year since inception. We’ve grown revenues from zero to a $5 million+ run rate annually, with no outside capital investment. Since inception, we’ve processed over 4 million products through the network with a Gross Merchandise Value (GMV) of over $1 billion.

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16. Start a house painting business

Examples of a successful house painting business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a house painting business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a house painting business ➜

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17. Start a video game download website business

Examples of a successful video game download website business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a video game download website business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a video game download website business ➜

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18. Start a jersey customization business

Examples of a successful jersey customization business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a jersey customization business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a jersey customization business ➜

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19. Start a community vigilante group business

Examples of a successful community vigilante group business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a community vigilante group business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a community vigilante group business ➜

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20. Start a lawn care service

How Much Can You Make?
$2,500,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$250,000
Skills

Examples of a successful lawn care service:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a lawn care service:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a lawn care service ➜

Case Study

I'm Bryan Clayton CEO of GreenPal which is best described as Uber for Lawn Care.

Good thing early investors told us no because with their capital they would have owned and controlled 30% of our business.e are self-funded and my cofounders and I own it all.

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21. Start a museum

Examples of a successful museum:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a museum:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a museum ➜

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22. Start a waste recycling business

How Much Can You Make?
$37,000,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$1,000

Examples of a successful waste recycling business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a waste recycling business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Case Study

Brian Scudamore is the founder and CEO of 1-800-GOT-JUNK - an international junk removal franchise based in Canada.

Brian grew the business to $37M/month, initially driving around looking for piles of junk or simply knocking on doors and asking the owners if they needed anything taken away for a fee.

This company offers a franchise-based, full-service junk removal business devoted to assisting clients in recovering lost space in their residences and places of business.

They collect all types of trash, including clothing, household items like furniture and electronics, and junk from renovation projects. Additionally, they help those in need by donating any possible items to charity.

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Read the full story on sidehustlenation.com ➜

23. Start a paper recycling business

How Much Can You Make?
$16,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$200,000

Examples of a successful paper recycling business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a paper recycling business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Case Study

Hello, my name is Yuki Lee. I'm the co-founder of Bagitan Packaging Company - a company that produces paper packaging products in China. Our primary products are paper bags, food packaging, foil packaging, and other disposable packaging products used in restaurants and takeout meals.

Since our inception in 2008, we have expanded into a company with annual net revenue of $200,000 and over 50 employees. It has been an incredible experience working with my partner - Frank Ouyang, he created the company Panda Paper Roll (see the story here), and we have learned many lessons along the way. I hope our experiences will be helpful to other entrepreneurs who are looking to start their own business in China.

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24. Start a scrap gold recovering and selling business

Examples of a successful scrap gold recovering and selling business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a scrap gold recovering and selling business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a scrap gold recovering and selling business ➜

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25. Start a vehicle licensing brokerage service

Examples of a successful vehicle licensing brokerage service:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a vehicle licensing brokerage service:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a vehicle licensing brokerage service ➜

26. Start a tour guide service business

How Much Can You Make?
$1,500 — $43,300,000/month
Skills

Examples of a successful tour guide service business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a tour guide service business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a tour guide service business ➜

Case Study

Manoj: Kamlesh Ramchandani and I (Manoj Tulsani) are the founders of Rayna Tours and Travels. Fueled by our deepest interest in travel and entrepreneurship, we kicked off our business journey a decade ago from a small travel counter inside a five-star hotel in Dubai.

Kamlesh: We’ve been in the industry for over a decade and have now become a niche provider of destination management services in Dubai. As a one-stop, customer-oriented business for all travel needs, our main organizational goal is to design and craft travel services and packages in such a way that each of them ideally responds to the dynamic market trends as well as our clients’ specific travel requirements. We offer our full suite of travel solutions through our wholly-owned Rayna Group.

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27. Start a roof repair business

Examples of a successful roof repair business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a roof repair business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a roof repair business ➜

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28. Start a garage sale business

How Much Can You Make?
Skills

Examples of a successful garage sale business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a garage sale business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a garage sale business ➜

Case Study

Hi there, My name is Susie Q Aranda and I’m the owner of Garage Gym Barbell Apparel. I design pretty things for strong women right in my garage. Providing tees, leggings and more for women of all sizes including our stronger plus size lifters. In addition, I also offer free garage gym workouts to follow at home and if you’re local; in person only women strength classes.

I believe that anyone, anywhere, at any level is capable of starting or continuing their fitness journey…even in their home garage! That's where Garage Gym Barbell began and has continued to grow.

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29. Become a forex trader

How Much Can You Make?
$1,200 — $100,000/month
Skills

Examples of a successful forex trader:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a forex trader:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a forex trader ➜

Case Study

Hello, My name is Sina Sinry. I am an entrepreneur and I started an eCommerce business selling the best performing Forex robot. I have developed and sold thousands of forex robots and helped individuals and businesses to grow their figures to 5 to 6 times higher. I have started three companies in one year.

The products I sell make trading very easy by introducing automation in the life of a trader. All our designed tools save a lot of time for traders and predict the best time to sell and buy stocks. The beauty of eCommerce and dropshipping are endless opportunities. My monthly earning is more than $100,000 per month and continues to increase.

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30. Start a small scale fumigation service business

Examples of a successful small scale fumigation service business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a small scale fumigation service business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a small scale fumigation service business ➜

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31. Start a dog breeding business

Examples of a successful dog breeding business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a dog breeding business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

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32. Start an educational center

Examples of a successful educational center:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a educational center:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting an educational center ➜

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33. Start a plumbing business

How Much Can You Make?
$40,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$7,000
Skills

Examples of a successful plumbing business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a plumbing business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a plumbing business ➜

Case Study

Innovation Plumbing started as an idea in 1990, and officially in 1991 when my dad got his C 36 plumbing license for the state of California. I was two years old at the time.

Over the years Innovation Plumbing has grown and evolved into a devoted list of repeat customers who are more like family to us. Makes sense, in a family business!

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34. Start a real estate brokering business

How Much Can You Make?
$200,000/month
Skills

Examples of a successful real estate brokering business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a real estate brokering business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a real estate brokering business ➜

Case Study
  • Radius Agent was founded by Sanya Gurnani and Biju Ashokan. It gives a group of agents the appropriate tools to market and brand themselves, generates leads, and uses technology to increase sales conversions.
  • Ashokan began creating SaaS proptech products in 2008, after earning his degree from Carnegie Mellon.
  • His goal was to develop a software package for real estate agents that would simplify the entire buying and selling process for both the agents and the end users.
  • Their recent Series A funding of $13.1 million is accelerating their expansion plans as they aim to reach a 5X growth rate and add eight more states by 2022.

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35. Start a voice over service ($480K/year)

How Much Can You Make?
$400 — $40,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$50,000
Skills

Examples of a successful voice over service:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a voice over service:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a voice over service ➜

Case Study

Hi, my name is Mony Raanan, and I’m the founder of Voice Crafters, a multilingual voice-over agency and marketplace.

Voice Crafters operated as an agency until early 2020, at which point we launched our online marketplace. This move essentially helped double our revenue and we’re on track to making at least $500,000 in 2021 with a bottom line of around 40%.

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36. Become a ghost blogger ($147K/year)

How Much Can You Make?
$450 — $24,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$125
Time Commitment Per Week
Min. 5 hours/week
Skills
Interests

Examples of a successful ghost blogger:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a ghost blogger:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a ghost blogger ➜

Case Study

Hey, I’m Lacy and I’m a content strategist, author of the bestselling Kindle ebook Make a Killing With Content, and the Director of The Content Direction Agency. We specialize in done-for-you content strategy and writing retainers for the content between launches or promotions that helps businesses grow, nurture, and prime their audience to say “hell yes!” before they ever see the offer.

Over the past 9 years, we’ve helped hundreds of business owners create bespoke content strategies to consistently drive quality traffic to websites, increase monthly email leads by 300% or more, improve search engine rankings, enroll dozens of clients per month into membership programs, support multi-six figure launches, and drive millions of views of our articles.

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37. Start a language translation service ($3.3M/year)

How Much Can You Make?
$40,000 — $550,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$635,000
Time To Revenue
180 days
Skills
Business model

Examples of a successful language translation service:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a language translation service:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a language translation service ➜

Case Study

Hello, my name is Cédric Sigoire and I am the owner of the DEMAN Translations group.

We will reach more than 6 million euros in the year 2021 and my target for 2022 is 10 million euros!

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38. Start a pay per view website development business

Examples of a successful pay per view website development business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a pay per view website development business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a pay per view website development business ➜

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39. Start a music streaming app

How Much Can You Make?
$70,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$6,500
Skills

Examples of a successful music streaming app:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a music streaming app:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a music streaming app ➜

Case Study

My name is Nimrod, and I am the CEO & co-founder of OnlinePianist, a mobile application that makes it super fun & easy to play one’s favorite songs on the piano.

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40. Start a foreign language training business

How Much Can You Make?
$91,000/month
Skills

Examples of a successful foreign language training business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a foreign language training business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a foreign language training business ➜

Case Study
  • Benny Lewis is a famous Irish polyglot and the creator of the language learning website Fluent in 3 Months.
  • He has appeared in numerous national media outlets, such as The New York Times, Business Insider, Forbes, LifeHacker, National Geographic, and the BBC.
  • This language learning website receives over 2 million visits monthly.
  • Benny is fluent in seven different languages. He shares the experiences of real people who struggle and succeed in learning foreign languages, including his own.

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41. Start an ice block making and selling business

Examples of a successful ice block making and selling business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a ice block making and selling business:

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42. Start an online wallpaper creation and selling business

Examples of a successful online wallpaper creation and selling business:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a online wallpaper creation and selling business:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting an online wallpaper creation and selling business ➜

43. Sell tickets

Examples of a successful Sell tickets:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a Sell tickets:

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44. Become a tutorial video creator

How Much Can You Make?
$1,700 — $375,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$500,050
Skills

Examples of a successful tutorial video creator:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a tutorial video creator:

For further info, check out these books and products:

Learn more about starting a tutorial video creator ➜

Case Study

Hey guys! My name is Josh Summers and I’m the founder of All Things Secured, a personal security and privacy brand that produces tutorials and educational content online. I started the company about 5 years ago while living in a sensitive part of China where the internet was highly censored and my activities were closely monitored, but have since moved to a more comfortable location in Thailand.

This past year, we crossed the 100,000 subscriber mark on YouTube and have continued to grow our content through email, live workshops, and other social media channels.

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45. Start a cryptocurrency exchange service ($2.1M/year)

How Much Can You Make?
$25,000 — $300,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$102,500
Skills

Examples of a successful cryptocurrency exchange service:

Here are some great videos on how to get started with a cryptocurrency exchange service:

For further info, check out these books and products:

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Case Study

We are a team of people who sincerely believe in cryptocurrency and want to leave their significant mark in crypto-economics, therefore we created Exolix. There are many digital specialists in our team, but we are all united by our love for cryptocurrency, which two years ago prompted us to create our own product.

Today Exolix is ​​an anonymous cryptocurrency exchange with a fixed rate that provides users with unlimited exchange. Our main goal is to provide a fast, easy and secure exchange process.

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46. Start a call cards and data bundles selling business

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47. Start an ebay reseller business

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48. Become a social media marketer ($60.6K/year)

How Much Can You Make?
$100 — $250,000/month
Average Initial Investment
$16,437
Time To Revenue
180 days
Skills
Business model

Examples of a successful social media marketer:

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Case Study

I’m Kelsey Chance and I run Good Chance Creative, a creative agency specializing in social media content creation! I work with companies to manage their social media pages, take and post custom lifestyle imagery of their products and services, and strategize creative ways to keep their social media posts, reels, stories, and videos on-trend and successful!

Behind the scenes - shooting a tabletop recipe video for a client’s social media page

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49. Start a home tutoring business

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50. Start a writing & editing business

How Much Can You Make?
$1,200 — $42,857/month
Average Initial Investment
$20,467
Time To Revenue
180 days
Skills
Business model
Work from home

Examples of a successful writing & editing business:

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Case Study

I’m Sara Davies, founder of Prooftheword, a complete editing and proofreading site that gives customers the ultimate editing service for any document. I’m a sole trader, so I work alone. All the editing and proofreading is done by me, along with everything else. I sort out my invoices, do my own accounts, file my own tax returns – everything.

My editing skills are excellent, which is my main selling point. People come to me because they know I will do a great job! I have a wide range of customers, from students to book writers and regular magazines. My work has grown over the years and, while I’m not making millions, I regularly take home around £1,200 a month.

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