BYB 054: Paid Writing Opportunities At Addictive Money Saving Site: The Penny Hoarder – With Editor, Alexis Grant

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Paid Writing Opportunities At Addictive Money Saving Site - The Penny Hoarder - Beyond Your Blog Podcast Interview With Editor Alexis Grant

**The bonus structure discussed in this podcast is no longer in effect for Penny Hoarder writers as of April 2016. Check submission guidelines for updated payment info**

If I asked you to name the biggest personal finance blog, would you come up with The Penny Hoarder, a quirky and unique site that shares tips on how to make extra money? If so, you’d be correct, and editor/jack of all online trades, Alexis Grant is here to tell us about submitting your personal stories and tips to this mega site, including why you do NOT need to be a financial genius to write a great article for The Penny Hoarder. Alexis talks about submitting your posts to her freelance-friendly site The Write Life, payment, writing ebooks as a revenue stream, and much more!

Paid Writing Opportunities At Addictive Money Saving Site - The Penny Hoarder - Beyond Your Blog Podcast Interview With Editor Alexis Grant

The interview includes

  • The type of content The Penny Hoarder’s audience loves
  • Tips for successfully submitting to The Penny Hoarder
  • The flat fee and phenomenal bonus structure in place for contributors
  • Information you should include with your pitch
  • How your accepted article will be promoted by The Penny Hoarder
  • Editorial positions Alexis will be hiring for in the coming months
  • The type of content The Write Life looks for from contributors, and some of their favorite ‘Epic List Posts’, plus what type of content this typically non-paying site might pay you for
  • Why you want to take 5 minutes and add yourself to Alexis’ rolodex of writers
  • Why ebooks can be a great revenue stream for writers and how Alexis makes significant passive income each month from her ebooks

Resources

The Penny Hoarder Contributor Guidelines

Have a Costco or Sam’s Club Membership? Here’s How to Get Your Money’s Worth – By Ally Piper

How to Get Netflix for Free: This Guy’s Strategy is Brilliant – By Douglas Clinton

Need a Vacation? 10 Creative Ways to Save for Your Next Big Trip – By Sarah Kuta

How One Crafty Mom Earns $70,000 a Month on Etsy – By Kristen Pope

How to Make $40 an Hour as a Virtual Assistant: 7 In-Demand Services – By Danielle Greason

Why You Need to Reinvest Half of What You Earn Back Into Your Company – By Kyle Taylor

Open Positions at Taylor Media

The Write Life Contributor Guidelines

19 Websites and Magazines That Want to Publish Your Personal Essays – By Lisa Rowan

27 Free Writing Contests – By Kelly Gurnett

Add yourself to Alexis’ database of bloggers

Write For Money Microblog from Brianna Bell

Connect

Facebook (The Penny Hoarder) | Twitter (The Penny Hoarder) | Facebook (The Write Life) | Twitter (The Write Life)

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About the Author

Susan Maccarelli

Susan Maccarelli is the creator of Beyond Your Blog, a site helping bloggers successfully submit their writing for publishing opportunities beyond their personal blogs. She also offers online training and consulting to new bloggers looking for direction on submitting their writing for publication. Susan has interviewed dozens of editors from publications like The New York Times, Huffington Post, Brain, Child, Chicken Soup For The Soul, The Washington Post, and speaks at many respected writing and blogging conferences.

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