The “Gig Economy” – A New Way To Make Money With With Your Senior Errand Service

Not long ago, musicians were the only people who worked a “gig.” Today, there are millions of Americans working gigs instead of having a full-time job. It started with online marketplaces like Elance and Odesk, where workers could choose short-term work projects that matched their skills. Then along came Etsy, where millions of “makers” create […]

3 Reasons Your Senior Errand Service Needs a Web Site

  In today’s connected world, a web site is an essential marketing tool for any business and even more so for a senior errand service. Whether you offer senior errands, grocery shopping services or a pet taxi service for seniors, a simple web site can help you find new customers and keep in touch with […]

Seniors + Pets = Profits

  Kim Holmer had an “Aha” moment when her dog broke a leg two years ago. A few weeks later, after many trips to the vet, she realized that others often find themselves in the same situation, but with no time to drive their pets to appointments, especially as most are during the work day. […]

How to Get Your First Client For a Senior Errand Service

  With almost 40 million seniors aged 65 and older in America, the market for senior service businesses is booming. One of the fastest growing is helping homebound seniors with their everyday errands and grocery shopping service. It’s a great way for anyone who loves helping people to make a full or part-time income without […]

How to Start an Errand Running Business for Seniors

With 40 million Americans over age 65 and 6 million over 85, the senior service business has become a cottage industry, requiring everyone from home health care workers to gardeners to fall prevention specialists. One of the fastest growing senior service businesses is running errands for those in their golden years. As seniors age, they […]

How to Make $216 a Day Running Errands For Seniors

Errand services for seniors is one of the fastest grown service businesses, as more and more baby-boomers turn 65. Errand runners may also help busy working professionals and small businesses with their errand needs, but more and more are finding most of their daily errands are for seniors because seniors need help with errands on […]

Turn Your Car Into Profits on Wheels With a Senior Errand Service

You probably spend time everyday, or at least several times a week, driving your car. You have to go mail packages at the post office, pick up a prescription at the pharmacy, and then get groceries for your whole family. It seems like it’ll never end. But what if you could actually make money doing […]

Senior Boom Creates Opportunity for Specialized Errand Service Business

We’re all getting older, whether we like it or not. But the over-65 population is forecast to grow 35% in just the next ten years, three times faster than the last decade. Blame it on those aging baby boomers, even now numbering over 40 million, who have created a huge opportunity for anyone who wants […]

Top 10 Frequently Asked Questions About the Errand Service Business

Getting into the errand business is quite easy and shouldn’t take you long. It’s a profitable and fun career where you help others and make good money doing it. Still you might have some questions before you’re ready to get started. Here are some of the most commonly asked questions: 1. What does an errand […]

The Amazing Senior Money Machine – Running Errands For Seniors

There are currently 40 million senior citizens in the United States. That number is expected to double by 2030 according to the U.S. Administration on Aging. As people get older, they often find it difficult to complete errands, many errands we all do everyday and take for granted. Some seniors become homebound or it simply […]