Make Money | A Guide by Immigrants Rising

The ingenuity and hustle of the immigrant community know no boundaries. And documentation is no obstacle when it comes to starting your own business or freelancing. Check out the incredible resources from Immigrants Rising to take your venture to the next level.

How to Launch Your Own Business from Scratch

Explore this series of recorded webinars to learn what being your own boss entails, how to foster the right mindset, and what goes into launching your business.

5 Tips to Begin Work as a Freelancer

Discover how to begin as an independent contractor, including managing your taxes.

Independent Contractor Brainstorming Worksheet

Sort through your grey matter by digging in deep and figuring out what type of gig work and other services you could provide as a freelancer.

Get Your California Earned Income Tax Credit

You may qualify for the CalEITC as a low-income worker who files taxes. That means free money!

Get That Seed Money as a California Resident

Starting a business can be expensive, but there’s special funding available to non-U.S. citizens and green cardholders.

Check out all the additional resources available at the Immigrants Rising–Making Money Section.