Some come back randomly throughout the year and pay for certain content and are off again doing who knows what, but others, we have real conversations — 'How was your day? "It certainly helps with bills and such," she said."I know this past Christmas would have been pretty tight if it weren't for the extra little bit I brought in [on My Girl Fund]." "Pixiedoll" is newer to the site, having been a member for just under six months."There are a lot of components to marketing yourself on here.I send out messages to people, post contests, [and] post blogs," says Lauraleigh.
It is Lauraleigh's only income right now, and it's enough to support herself and her 6-year-old daughter while living "in one of the more expensive parts of the country." While she wouldn't disclose how much she makes, she said, "Looking at my income history over the years is a classic example of how [putting] time and effort into relationships makes all the difference." It's difficult to pin down consistent financial data on how much money these women make.
She graduated from culinary school in 2012 and now uses My Girl Fund to make ends meet while working in a restaurant and paying off her student debt.