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Hey @brenton393

working two minimum wage jobs

You need to value your time more. If you don’t have any marketable skill that you can leverage against then build up that leverage, start researching and learning.

If you need to increase your income now, so that you can do all your gigs on the side, look at variety of industries. I know there’s a huge need in Medical fields like nursing and pharmacy. If you live near big hospital see what job postings they have and what you need to qualify. There are some 2 year certification programs that will get you trough the door. I know in Boston, pharmacy technician gets about $16+/hr, many positions with room for growth. There is a huge need of good labor in these fields.

my main career choice would be a musician

Im actually interested in Web development but I dont know if im willing to go to college and get in dept.

If first one is true, then avoid the second one. From what I’ve gather in your post, I would suggest not to acquire any debt. If you just need a job to make some quick money, there are jobs that only require training and will allow you to make more than minimum wage, and that might just be enough to support you as a musician. Look at local federal jobs, like working on a interstate toll booth, postal offices, others like UPS, FEDEX, and many many more.

I’m 22

Time is on your side. One of my friends at 28 decided to become a male nurse. From 6am-3pm he wipes shit but collects $35/hr. From 3pm to whenever he does his photography. Whipping, not very technical.

may be a weird question but any response helps

Again, time is on your side so be patient. Keep your mind and options open and remember there’s no shame in working and making money.

Hope that helps,