If you've wanted to learn how to make money to give you financial independence or for additional income to purchase things you've wanted, you will want to read on. No one needs to tell you how bleak or weak the U.S. dollar can be at times. All you need to do is walk into the grocery store and look at the price of a steak that will leave you in sticker stock. Working a second job away from home isn't an option for many people with families. There are several options to make money from the comfort of your home.