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Legitimate Work at Home Jobs

Are you looking for legit work from home jobs?

I was in the same situation and I just wanted to know what were some legitimate work at home jobs that paid well.

Everything I sifted through seemed too good to be true, and it was. After months of frustration I decided to reach out to people with real work from home jobs and ask them three main questions:

  • What do they do?
  • How Can Others Get Started?
  • How Much Do They Earn?

I asked and they answered, so I created this website to share their stories for people like me, looking for real work from home jobs that pay well.

Many of the people I interviewed are moms so the options on this list are definitely work at home jobs for moms. Anyone with a desire to work from home can.

Quick Question: Are you a mom? We have a private FB group where our mission is to help you earn a MINIMUM of six-figures per year. If you’d like to join our free Unbound: More than just a mom group, fill out the form here.

If you’re self-motivated and disciplined, starting a career working from home would be perfect for you because that’s all it really takes.

I’ve done the research so you won’t have to. These real work from home jobs have all been tried and tested, and the companies I recommend all have a 4/5-star rating or higher from Glassdoor.

I often get asked, what are the BEST work from home jobs and I narrowed them down to my top 5 here.

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For the full list, read on…

Many options on this list are legitimate work from home jobs with no startup fee and most of these work from home jobs can be done part-time.

I just started a YouTube channel where I share even more ways to make money from home. So make sure you subscribe to my Youtube channel to stay in the know.

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15+ Real Work from Home Jobs

Here are the best work from home jobs of 2023 that pay well with a flexible schedule.

1. Tech Sales

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Over the past few decades advances in technology has engulfed the global economy, Tech jobs are in desperate need of new remote workers to expand the workforce and companies are willing to compensate very very well for such high-demand jobs.

The best part is that many of these jobs do not require you to have any experience. We interviewed Atiya who was a stay-at-home mom for the last four years and after going through a boot camp, she landed a job earning $60,000/yr. base with a commission structure set up to earn her $80,000/yr.!

How much can I make? $60,000+/yr.

How do I get started? Atiya went through a boot camp to get her started with the information she needed to know to land her first job. You can hear from her and see what she does on a day-to-day basis to make sure this is something you’d like to do. Click here to watch the interview.

2. Proofreader

7. Start a Blog

8. Make money putting kids to sleep

This opportunity is exclusive to all the mamas out there.

Jayne Havens is a stay-at-home mom and she was always getting asked if she could help others get their kids to sleep through the night since she had early success.

She started charging people, and in her first month in business she made $2,400! By the end of her first year in business, she was having $10,000 months!!! And mostly everything is done by email or text.

Check out my interview with her on how to become a sleep consultant and consider this as a great way to make money from home.

9. Flip Items from Flea Markets and Thrift Shops

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Did you know you could make A LOT of money flipping items from Flea Markets and Thrift stores on eBay?

10. Make Printables & Sell on Etsy

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Have you ever thought about making printables? This is really a thing and the best part is when you make a printable ONCE you can earn money from it FOREVER!

I did a recent video showing how this woman is earning $8k a month! This is really unbelievable yet it’s happening.

You will really want to niche down if you want to make money with printables.

How do I get started? Check out my interview from Julie who is doing this and she takes us through the entire process on how to get started.

How much can I make? You could easily make a passive income of $500-$1000+ per month.

11. Start a dog treat bakery

23 Real Work from Home Jobs that Pay Well in 2023

We didn’t think this was a real business idea until we interviewed Kristen Larsen who started her business and started having $4,000 months. Yes, selling dog treats!

If you have a dog and you like to bake, this is definitely something to consider. Check out our interview to see if this is right for you in our how to start a dog treat bakery article.

12. Online Tutor

15. Virtual Receptionist

Answer calls and web chats for a variety of businesses and professionals across the US alongside the fun and friendly team at It’s fast-paced work, so previous phone experience is a must. Applicants will need to be in the US, Canada, or Mexico.

This is one of our simple work from home jobs that pretty much anyone can do if they have the availability. operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Choose a full-time or part-time schedule. Currently hiring for shifts Monday – Sunday between:

You must be available 4 hours a day, 5 days a week (minimum of 20 hours per week, 40 hours max). Shifts are broken into 2- to 5-hour blocks. Applicants will need to be from the US, Canada, or Mexico.


Pay is hourly and starts at $10 per hour ($11/hour for bilingual English-Spanish receptionists), with raises based on performance and longevity with the company.

Benefits include:

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Retirement plans
  • Cash bonuses
  • Weekly pay

How do I get started? Apply Here to Smith Careers

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