5 Traits to Look for in a Business Opportunity When Choosing a Supplemental Income

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With the responsibilities and finances associated with everyday life, everybody wants a little extra cash to enjoy themselves. This can be true if you are a stay-at-home parent looking to earn a supplemental income for the household, a baby boomer who wants to ease into retirement with an encore career, or have an expensive hobby or passion that requires additional funds.

Since you are interested in earning a second income, you can be more selective in what you are looking for in this business opportunity. Below are five key traits to look for in a business opportunity.

  1. Flexibility – This is not your full-time job. Will you have the flexibility to work when you want, where you want, and how you want?
  2. Passion – The saying goes “if you love what you do, then you will never work a day in your life.” What do you love and how can you make money selling it?
  3. Support – What type of support does the business opportunity provide? You want to make sure that they have an in-house support system that consists of a dedicated resources help you operate your independent business, answer any questions you may have and provide marketing tools to ensure your success. 
  4. Training – Does the business opportunity provide education on the product you are selling as well as sales tips? Do they have flexible training options that will work into your busy schedule? 
  5. Perks and Benefits – In addition to earning a second income, are there any other perks or benefits for you, or that you can pass on to your clients, such as discounts or preferred pricing? Are there any elements that are tax-deductible? 

Do you love to travel and want to fuel that passion by earning a second income? A Dream Vacations advisor business opportunity affords you the opportunity to work from home and set your own hours. You will have access to in-person and virtual training that allows you multiple ways to gain continuing education. Plus, who doesn’t love travel and just think – being a travel agent affords you discounted travel opportunities, and with Dream Vacations, your clients will have benefits and exclusive offers found nowhere else.