Here are some ideas to earn an extra $5k:
- Teach English Online - many opportunities to teach English online to people wanting to learn from and practice with native English speakers
- Instacart/Door Dash/Uber Eats - food and grocery delivery has become even more popular with the pandemic
- Tutoring (pick a subject) - online or in your city, there are opportunities to tutor hourly in subjects you are proficient in
- Flip products on Facebook Marketplace/eBay/Craigslist - guitars, purses, couches, or other high value items that you can look for good deals on and sell for a bit more
- Couponing - if you are diligent about finding and using coupons, you can save/make quite a bit of money
- Referrals - connect with your friends in sales and offer to bring them leads for a referral fee (many industries...