19 Ways to Make Extra Money in Retirement

2. House-sitting

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Earn extra money by helping out people in your community when they go out of town. House sitters are often responsible for watering plants and keeping an eye on homes while residents are away.

Word of mouth is often sufficient to get jobs like this. You can also check for opportunities listed on websites such as Rover. It connects people in need of a house sitter with potential house sitters, just as it connects pet owners with pet sitters and dog walkers.

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