Increase Your Income

Interested in reducing your spending and increasing your income? Check out these tips for increasing the amount of money that you have available each month.

Declutter Your Life and sell unwanted items at a yard sale or online.

Consider a “side hustle” using your skills, interests and talents – babysitting, dog walking, yard work, photography and tutoring are great ways to earn extra cash!

Search for Unclaimed Property – many Mainers have some form of unclaimed property. Examples include checking or savings accounts, insurance policies, or other financial assets. Take steps to claim your unclaimed property at maine.gov/upsearch or to search another state, visit unclaimed.org. These services are free, so don’t pay anyone to locate unclaimed property.