you are and its that simple, if youre on this site then you already know people are paying more and hour, they might be family but you have a life to live and you have expenses
you shouldnt be doing that for less than 25 hour or 20 since you know them. $8 is basely giving your time for free
what is your hrly rate? people like knowing that instead of a full price
a prepaid card with limited funds and keeping track of all receipts
advertise for weekend cleaning and babysitting job.
That's hard since someone is paying you to take care of their child(ren), they might feel having your niece their takes attention away from their child. however, you can find jobs where families are willing to drop their kids off instead. they usually don't mind the latter
I would say $30 hr sounds fair for a 4 hrs at a time just to see how much can actually get done. picking up seems simple but is also time-consuming in its own way and takes away from the actual cleaning depending on how much picking up there needs... more
I think it might be the system or the people replying to the jobs arent serious. I use to site to seeks jobs and rarely do employers respond.