EDIT: Money Stories from Malaysians: Volume 1 is now available at major bookstores throughout Malaysia!
This post for everyone out there who is looking for a personal account of what it’s like to add an extra passive income stream by creating a product to sell. In my case, the product is a book.
I’m taking you behind the scenes, from deciding on the product, to the creation process, to research, to setbacks and the current progress.
Aside from this passive income project, I have other passive income streams too: investments (see sidebar links) and this website (Related: How to Create a Blog that Doesn’t Suck & Generates Income). The passive incomes supplement my active incomes: writing for a living.
Let’s start with..
Deciding on the product
For the longest time, I didn’t know what I wanted to sell.