What Does it Mean When Your Left Hand Itches?
There’s an old superstition that if your left hand itches, it means money is about to come to you. (On the flip side, if your right hand itches, the story is that you’ll be losing some money soon.)
Whether you tend to believe in these kinds of tales or not, you can use a left hand itch as a fun way to create a self-fulfilling prophecy and make money come your way yourself!
Does a Left Palm Itch Mean Good Financial Fortune?
According to many cultures and spiritual beliefs around the world, a left hand itch means that some form of good luck is coming your way. Most have something to do with money.
This meaning of itchy palms is one of the more common superstitions that people believe today.
Maybe you come from one of these cultures and personally know stories from grandfathers and neighbors who swear that it works.
We can’t contradict them, and it’s not a bad thing to believe that there’s some magic left in the world.
But we also believe in making your own luck, especially when it comes to money. If you want to help your itchy hand out a little bit, here are some quick ways to make money come to you.
How to Make Money When Your Left Hand Itches
Feeling inspired to use your left-hand itch as inspiration to make some money? Here are some ideas!
1. Invest in the stock market
Let your money make you more money in your sleep through investing! If you believe there’s an element of luck to the left hand itch, this idea is even better—maybe your stroke of good luck will help you pick the right stocks or index funds to make you a lot of money.
Investing is easy and free if you use one of these apps:
You could also download both of them to compare and see which app you prefer.
2. Declutter your home and sell things online
Most of us have things lying around that we could live without. All of those things represent the money they cost, and money represents the time you spent working for it.
Use that left hand itch as a sign to turn those things back into money, so they add to your wealth instead of taking up space as clutter around your home.
Try sites and apps like:
- Facebook Marketplace
- Mercari (read our full Mercari review)
- Poshmark (check out our Pohmark review)
3. Start a side hustle
If your left hand is itching and it makes you realize you could use some extra cash, there are a lot of ways to make it happen with a side hustle!
- Walk dogs (find out how to find dog walking jobs)
- Shop and deliver groceries with Instacart
- Deliver restaurant food with DoorDash
- Sell photos on Shutterstock
See our full list of 114+ side hustle ideas here!
4. Make easy money with online surveys
Finally, this idea is a way to satisfy your left hand itch right away, just by downloading an app and doing some clicking. There are so many apps that pay you for surveys:
Use these ideas and more to start making your own luck out of that left hand itch!
Do you have any stories of a left hand itch bringing good fortune? Let us know in the comments!