The date of love and friendship is approaching, that's why we share ideas for you to generate extra income.
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In Mexico, Valentine's Day or the day of love and friendship, is the fifth most important date among the population according to data from the Mexican Internet Association, and if we add that approximately 72% of Mexicans participate in This holiday becomes a date that can generate extra income for anyone who wants to earn money.
To give you a clearer idea, the National Commission for the Protection and Defense of Financial Service Users (CONDUSEF) , revealed that approximately 61% of Mexicans spend between $ 100 and $ 400 pesos on gifts during this date, while approximately 34%, spend $ 400 to $ 800 pesos, and these figures are not counting people who spend above those amounts.
If you want to generate extra income or, adapt your business a little so that it generates more money during these dates, I share 5 extremely simple business ideas for the day of love and friendship:
Create personalized cards: if you are fortunate to be a very creative person or you are good at design, you can choose to design personalized cards. Normally the cards that they sell in stores or in any other establishment are usually very expensive and they all look alike. All you will need will be your ingenuity and print.
Create a small space to sell flowers: either outside your home or even in a park, flowers are never too much, it is the first option to get out of trouble. Whether it is a single rose or small personalized bouquets, you will not miss customers.
Gift wrapping : another easy option that is always needed is to offer a decoration and gift wrapping service. Many people are not the best in this type of crafts and always seek help to wrap gifts, decorate them and make them more creative. If you want some inspiration to create more creative wraps, you can find different ideas on pages like Pinterest .
Chocolates and sweets: another option for which many people choose during these dates is to give away any food that is sweet, especially chocolate. If you like baking or baking, you can sell cupcakes, muffins or brownies in small boxes and customize the decor according to the person's name.
Create experiences: there are small businesses that, during special dates, give a 180 ° turn to their normal operation and create experiences according to the time or celebration. And with experiences I do not mean a tour throughout Europe, you can search for Magic Towns or nearby cities and make special packages for the day of love and friendship. You can include from transportation to a romantic dinner before returning.
The options are endless, these are just some of the easiest and that you can adapt to your business model during these dates.
Get creative and get the most out of the festivities in the country, because everything represents an opportunity for business owners and entrepreneurs.