Beg to differ, but owning a car in Singapore is an exorbitant responsibility. Accumulating more costs as years go by and when your COE expire at the end of 10 years, you bid goodbye to your car, sad but definitely a little relieved. What if we tell you that there is a way to relieve you of some monetary burden by bringing your car out to work.
1. Advertise with Adogo
By putting up ads on your car, you get to earn up to $300 effortlessly! Meet Adogo! Renting out your car's rear bumper space can acquire $50 a month, while having ads on your bumper and side doors can fetch you $150 a month!
You only have to follow simple steps of, firstly, answering a few questions on a survey. Secondly, matching up with an advertiser, and thirdly, parking somewhere that's convenient to put up the ads. You don't even need to be present while they put it up!
Next, off you go and show the world a richer you.
Start advertising here!
2. Drive Grabcar/Uber
With spare time on your hands, opt to drive for either Uber or Grab! In fact, you wont be the minority to do so. Many drivers look at it as a way to earn back some petrol money. It's like driving a cab, but with your own car, or a car you're loaning. You are entitled with the freedom of driving any amount of hours you will like as and whenever you please. But of course, unlike cabs, you can't pick up passengers on the streets.
The application process is a tad lengthy, but the returns will be worth it! You can check out the whole process here for GrabCar, and here for Uber!
3. Carpool with Uber Pool, Ryde, and GrabHitch
If you are unable to dedicate time being a full-time Uber or Grab driver, maybe carpooling is better up your alley. This platform allows you to search for people that are in your area that want to go somewhere in the same vicinity as your destination! You pick them up, drop them off, and get paid! It's as simple as that.
This way, you save costs on your fuel, meet new people and earn money all at the same time! For passengers, a trip could be 25% cheaper than a typical UberX ride.
If you're interested, check out Uber Pool, GrabHitch and Ryde!
4. Deliver with Gogovan and Lalamove
For those van owners, don't feel dejected. Put those idle vans to good use! Gogovan and Lalamove works something like Uber and Grab, except it connects you to people that need things delivered. You can choose your job types which ranges from delivering small goods, to transporting large and bulky items, to moving jobs! They pay pretty well too.
Check Gogovan out here, and Lalamove here!
5. Deliver Food with Foodpanda and UberEATS
Want to take up a more solid and stable job, go for Foodpanda! They offer full shifts from 11am-10pm, Lunch shifts from 11am-3pm and Dinner shift from 5/6pm-9/10pm! The pay itself is pretty attractive!
If you prefer to work on a moreflexible schedule, UberEATS lets you to connect people to the food they love while you earn some money! All you need is a car or a motorcycle, and you're good to go. You can drive whenever you please, and choose the deliveries you want to make. Although the flat $3 delivery charge isn't substantial, UberEATS promises that deliveries are made within 35 minutes. If you can fit multiple deliveries in an hour, the payout is alright!
6. Rent out your car with iCarsClub
With iCarsClub, you don't have to be in the car to make money. Whenever your car is idle, for example being overseas, working or sleeping, why not rent it out to people and make money at the same time?
iCarsClub lets to rent out your car whenever and to whoever you want. You can choose rental durations without it hassling your schedule with their keyless entry system so you don't have to exchange keys in person!
Best of all, you set the prices.
Sign up here!