Cambly Kids Pay | How Much I Earn as an Online ESL Tutor

I love reading blogging income reports…am I just nosey? My income report would be pretty uninspiring, I don’t earn a huge amount from blogging, it adds up over the year, but it’s not enough to live on. HOWEVER, I can give you an insight as to how much I earn as an online English Tutor on Cambly Kids. When you sign up to Cambly you only know the pay per MINUTE. But in reality, how much are you actually taking home? Some platforms say schedules take forever to fill, you don’t really get a lot of students, and you have to wonder if you’ll just be chasing something that’s not really going to make you anything. I can’t speak for everyone on the platform, I can only give you an insight into my experience of the Cambly Kids pay rates.

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Do I Regret Moving To The US? Things I Learnt From Living Overseas

Along with ‘what do I miss about living in the US‘, my 2nd most asked question is do I regret moving there. For those that may not know my ‘story’. I moved to the US in 2016 on a spouse visa and I really struggled to adjust. I was really homesick and suffered from depression and stress. In 2020 I decided it was time to move back to the UK after 4 years overseas. Do I regret moving to the US? No, I don’t think I do. At that time of my life it was the ‘right’ thing to do. I didn’t know that I would find it so hard and I had to give it a go. I also ‘learnt’ some things which I wouldn’t have experienced if I hadn’t moved. Do I wish I had done things differently? Maybe. But I didn’t have much control in some of the aspects that I found the hardest. For example, if I was choosing to move somewhere personally, I wouldn’t have picked Iowa. I would have gone somewhere warmer, somewhere closer to a major city and somewhere nearer to the coast. In this post I’ll share some of the lessons that I learned from my time living overseas.

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20 Places To Visit In The Midwest USA

After spending 4 years living in Iowa, I’m sharing 20 places to visit in the Midwest USA! My first experience of this area of the USA was actually back in 2011, as Route 66 starts in Chicago Illinois and passes through 3 of the Midwestern states. I have since explored 9 out of 12 states that make up the Midwest and here are a handful of places that I enjoyed!

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