If you want more money, then you may consider that earning it would be a good solution. It can really help, but if you are limited to having to be at home, or do not want something permanent then you will be more restricted in what you can do. One solution could be to look for ways to earn online but you may wonder what you can do to earn money this way. There are lots of things that you can try out.
There is a lot of freelance work advertised online that you can do from home. This can be a great way to use skills that you have to earn money There are some well-known and trusted websites that potential employers go to in order to advertise what they have available. You will have to often put forward a CV or show examples of previous work that you have done and also apply for the job. This means that you will not necessarily get everything that you are interested in. You will have to bid against others and it may mean that you will have to charge relatively small amounts in order to compete with other people also looking for work. However, it can be a way to find work that is paid reasonably well and you could end up finding regular work. If you have a sought after skill, you could find that you will be able to charge more money as well.
Buying and Selling
There are websites such as eBay and Amazon where it is easy for anyone to sell things pretty easily. They are well known so you do not have to advertise and you can list lots of items for sale on there. You will just need to make sure that you pick items that will sell and by looking at what other items sell well on there. You will also need to make sure that you can find a wholesaler where you can get the items at a good enough price that you will be able to sell them at a profit. Remember to check what others are selling similar things for so that you can compete and think about what you will need to charge so that you can cover all of your costs. Remember to include your cost of stock, listing, banking, storage, postage and packaging.
Some people can make a lot of money out of doing this. They manage to get money through advertising, selling merchandise and affiliate links. It does take time though, no one will make lots of money immediately. It tends to be something that people start off doing as a hobby and something they do will make them stand out and become popular and they will then take off and make lots of money. It is something that could be worth a try, but if you want to make money right away then it is unlikely to be the right option.
If you want something really easy then you could answer surveys to make money. There are a number of websites that offer payment for doing this and you can build up a fair bit of money if you use a selection of different websites to earn through. You will need to earn a minimum before they will pay out and for some companies this can be pretty high. You may also get screened out and not get paid for some surveys even after spending some time working through them. It can be fun though, for anyone that like giving their opinion and sharing information about themselves with others.