I don’t know about you, but I’ve been in a position where I needed money NOW. Whether that be because I had an unexpected medical bill, a job layoff, or because the economy took a downturn and money was tight, the need for quick cash is not a unique problem that only a few have faced. 

I venture to guess you’ve been there too. And you may need fast cash right now and be wondering what you can do besides a personal loan to get money right now.

If you need money now to pay for your utilities, rent, any expenses, or even mortgage, this article will give you ideas on how to get some extra cash fast. 

In this article, I go over many ways you can make money fast for an unexpected expense without getting a payday loan, emergency loan, or any short-term loan. 

I Need Money Now: 5 Ways to Save and Make Cash Fast.

How to Make Cash Fast

There are some great ways to make money fast, some even the same day or the next business day, depending on what you’re selling or doing to make quick money! In this article, I’m breaking down the options for making money fast. 

Some Ways to Get Cash Fast Include:

  1. Lowering bills and consolidating credit cards
  2. Selling your used goods
  3. Selling a service
  4. Driving for ride-share or food delivery services
  5. Renting items for cash
  6. And more!

I know it can be overwhelming when you are in a pinch, but we’ve got your back with these ideas. I’m sure you’ll find at least one that will be a great option to help you make ends meet.

1. Lowering Your Bills

Before we get into how you can make money fast, I want to share how you can lower some bills or even consolidate your credit cards. 

There are six options below on how to lower monthly bills! 

Lower Your Rent

Did you know you can approach your landlord to lower your monthly rent? You sure can! Ramit Sethi was interviewed for CNBC