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What is a good way for a 15 year old to make some extra cash without a job since parents dont approve.also wont let me mow lawns

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mplsstreetrwy

You've got a much bigger problem than finding ways to make money. You've got a set of dysfunctional parents who are in serious need of couples counseling and skills training in how to parent. Most 15 year olds, like me when I was that age, were making money mowing lawns, shoveling snow, delivering newspapers, etc. You need to talk to an adult you can trust about how to help your parents cut the apron strings. It may come as a shock to them, but you're growing up. Good luck!

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well..... if you think that shows them as dysfunctional i can tell you stories that would blow your mind
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Acting_Is_my_life
Can you tell me the stories? My parents are like yours.
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hmmmmmm well there is the one were when i was 2 my dad dropped a tv on me on accident or when i grabbed some food outta da pantry and he threw me to the floor almost smashed the back of my neck and then when i got up shoved me against metal shelves. just a few of my most memorable.
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also not alwd to talk to my mom so dad wont let me go to anyone elses house, use computers phones or ipod or anything else and even wont let me use school internet.... i use the school internet anyways
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Can you babysit? How about paint a shed or stain a deck?

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Acting_Is_my_life

If you know anyone who has kids ask them if they need babysitting sometime.

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maybe clean your family members house or something?

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You're doomed

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When I was 14, my cash came from washing, waxing, and detailing cars. Friends of my parents' cars. I would get about 20 dollars a pop, and that was 25 years ago. This might be something your parents would consider letting you do, especially If your clientele came to you.

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...like when they are over at your house visiting, or for a barbecue or stuff like that...
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How do you make money without a JOB

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thats what i said.
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cindysonthenet

I would say sell candy and gum at your school.

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well dude you can just do some work behind your parents back its not like their gonna know. if they ask say you got curricular activities to do. so you know their off your back.. aha but really you could get paid by helping your elders or other people who will need help.. btw if your parents work you also get money from them from your social security its how it works now a days. its basically your money

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This person's parents might be trying to protect him from a potentially dangerous situation, so you shouldn't be giving that kind of advice. It doesn't sound like honesty has any value to you, you might want to give that some thought. People who think it's okay to lie, often fall into patterns of behavior that sends them to jail. You have no concept of social security. Kids only get social security for their parents under special circumstances, they can't just ask.
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that's you ok!. i lied to my parents and look i have never been to jail and i have a perfect job. and i have been doing this about the same age as him so no point in saying he'll go to jail. basically if he can get himself a job he'll know how to do his job.
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plus thats your opinion
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Just because you haven't gone to jail....yet, doesn't make it right for you to lie. Sooner or later, you will get caught, liars always do.
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well i wont and people change after time ok. so yeah i lied to get a job so what. now i am successful and because of that one LIE i got the best job and i am now 21 and dont regret it.
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Bully for you. I'm glad you are proud of being a successful liar.
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grow up everyone lies here and there..dont even say you never have..
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carry - out at the local grocery

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need to be 16
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neighborhood: recycling program

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Get a (will work for food) sign and stand at an intersection .

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I made a ton of cash at your age by cleaning gutters on single family or one story homes. Would charge $5 dollars per side regardless of length with a two side minimum. Would drop debris where it came out of the gutter if their was a sidewalk or driveway would charge a buck extra to NOT drop it there! I passed out a simple flyer one week in advance and then knocked on the door the next week. I carried a ladder and bucket from house to house. Not only had regular repeat customers, but had a car, insurance, and legal plates at my 16th birthday. Go for it buddy!

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Very creative of you, good example for others!
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You can do freelancing. earn money at home - here's my guide to freelancing - http://digitalphilippines.net/personal-branding-tips-for-freelancers-and-entrepreneurs/

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sell pop-tarts at school for a buck a package. people forget to eat breakfast all the time and aren't hungry til they get to school.

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A 15 year old can definitely make some extra cash by doing what he loves and what skills he know best. here i described it specially for you http://www.technobezz.com/how-to-use-your-skills-to-make-money-online/

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