What is a Virtual Assistant? A Virtual Assistant is a person that make money with a computer by working at home for a company or business. The income of virtual assistants are generally depend on the pay rate per hour (usually between $5 to $45 an hour)
and the number of hours they have worked. The tasks of virtuals assistants may include secretarial work, project managing, data entry, word processing, administrative work, booking keeping, handling billing and many more.
The advantages of working as a Virtual Assistant are you work at your own time and lower work pressure as compare to working with a boss in an office.
If you are interested, Here's a list of companies that can help you to become a become a Virtual Assistant.
Once you're trained, you can find a job that is right for you from websites likeFreeAgent.com, Guru.com and StaffCentrix.com.
The tools and equipments that you'll need are a computer, a telephone line, printer and Internet access. Some jobs may need special equipments, so you may need to pay money to buy them.