6 Apps That Earn You Money

We found 18 apps that will make you money. All of the apps can be downloaded for free, and each has a strong user base to ensure that you get the most bang for your buck.

From taking surveys to kicking back and watching TV, here are the apps that will put a little cash in your pocket.

Get the best price for your old books with Bookscouter.


Google Play

How many books do you own that you’ll never read again? Chances are, at least a few. Bookscouter takes your old books off your hands at a competitive price. Scan or enter the ISBN of your book, and the app will find sites looking to buy it. Bookscouter compares prices so you get the best deal.

Once you pick a buyer, tell them where to send payment, and mail the book with the prepaid shipping label, provided (usually) by the buyer.

Available On: iOS, Android


TaskRabbit helps you get paid for your skills.



“Taskers” use the TaskRabbit app and website as a supplement to or their main source of income to get paid for the things they’re good at doing.

Get approved to be a Tasker and set your hourly rate — most usually start from $30 per hour — to complete jobs like running errands, building IKEA furniture, gift wrapping, driving, dog walking, or organizing. Those who need your services will request you through TaskRabbit.

Available On: iOS, Android

Rewardable gives you cash in exchange for quick jobs.



Rewardable lets you sign up for tasks that take 5-15 minutes and pay up to $20. The tasks range from checking inventory to comparing prices at local stores. When you want to cash, out hit “withdraw” and the money gets transferred to your PayPal account.

Available On: iOS, Android

Sign up for Easy Shift assignments.


Easy Shift

Like other task-oriented apps, EasyShift also pays you for doing simple tasks at stores near you, like checking prices and store displays.

As you complete more assignments, more and more higher-paying tasks become available to you. Payments are sent to you within 48 hours using PayPal. 

Available On: iOS, Android

Become one of Mobee’s mystery shoppers to earn points toward rewards.



Mobee deploys mystery shoppers to its partner stores to browse and report their shopping experience back to Mobee. The partner stores use the reports to improve their practices.

Within 24 hours of your mystery shopping mission, you will be awarded points based on the quality of your report. You can trade your points for cash, gift cards, or event tickets.

Available On: iOS, Android

Field Agent and Gigwalk pay you to complete simple tasks.



Field Agent and Gigwalk pay you to complete small tasks within your community. Some activities include going to a store and taking a picture of a product display, checking the price of an item, and filling out a short survey after experiencing a new store. Both apps use PayPal to pay users.

Field Agent Available On: iOS

Gigwalk Available On: iOS, Android




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