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Coronavirus in Southwest Florida: The latest info, helpful resources

If you’re like many Americans, maybe you’ve lost hours at work and need to bring in some money during this Coronavirus crunch. has listed some side gigs that are safe and hopefully profitable for you.

If you like to teach you could become a virtual tutor through sites like You could also teach English through Rosetta Stone or VIPkid. If you’re passionate about art, music or cooking, you could sign up to teach that passion at

If you’re good with numbers you can look into virtual bookkeeping, tax prep or accounting. You could also become a virtual assistant through Task Rabbit or UpWork.

There are also several companies looking for transcriptionists, researchers or political campaign help. See the whole list of ideas at

Katherine Viloria is Beasley Media Group's Fort Myers Digital Content Manager. She loves to write, snap photos, and watch Grey's Anatomy. Connect with her on Instagram @alittlethisalittlekat