November 2015 Life Update

November 2015 Life UpdateOverall, October was a great month for me. For a moment, it seemed like I slacked off with the side hustling, but October was actually my highest month for earning side hustle money this year. I will explain that in detail shortly.

October is always a busy month for me. My birthday is in the middle of it. Also, there are numerous events that happen in Atlanta during October such as the AUC homecoming. I was on the go every weekend except for Halloween. I needed to take a break.

Being that I knew I was going to be busy, I got ahead by writing extra¬†blog posts. I usually do most of my writing during the weekend, but my job is very slow right now, so I’ve been able to write while I’ve been there.

Top posts of October:

Side Hustle Series: What Type of Camera Should You Buy?

The Pros & Cons of Riding Greyhound In 2015

Creating a Website With Bluehost

How I Traveled As a College Student!

Earlier I stated that October was my highest month in side hustle income this year. I love reading other bloggers income reports, but I don’t typically share mine for various reasons. Today I will make an exception. I made almost $340 in side hustle money last month! My eBay sales were $61.68. I also received my first Google Adsense payment. It took over two years for this happen. I have a strong feeling that it won’t take that long next time. ¬†Finally, I had a couple of sponsored content opportunities. That extra income felt great coming in, but I know I can and will do better.

I still have plans of paying off two debts before January 1st. I know I will definitely be able to pay off one of them without a doubt, but the other may have to be pushed back slightly. I recently had trouble passing my cars emission test. I had to spend money to get some of the 02 sensors replaced. I ended up having to borrow some money from my emergency account to get that work done. My plan is to replenish that before I go extra hard on that 2nd debt.

How was your October? Did anything interesting happen?

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  1. Honestly sponsored content is where it’s at. It’s where advertising is headed and I only see it picking up steam over the next decade. Congrats on your best month yet!
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  2. Firstly, congratulations for your fruitful October. October seems like a long time ago now. My children’s birthdays are on either side of October – does this count?
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  3. Looking forward to hearing how 2016 unfold for you, Jason, and all the conquering of debt you are bound to achieve.

    I don’t begin to understand how Google ads work!
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  4. Glad you will get that debt down, even though you might need to postpone one of them leaving. I know how hard it is to stay to a schedule.

  5. I admire your determination and preservation, and your ability to stay the course even with a few minor setbacks. You’re doing great.
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  6. Sounds like good progress Jason. Good to hear about the debts falling off one by one.
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  7. Congrats on all the side hustle money. It is a great feeling when you start to see your hard work payoff. I hope you see much more of that in the new year.
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