Are you passionate about starting your own business to work from home? Do  you have skills but don’t know from where and how to start? Or are you still  looking for a great business idea to start with? If yes… then this article would  surely help you to know about 15 business ideas with no or low investment in  2022.  

Since the emergence of the coronavirus outbreak, the world has become  digitalized. The majority of business owners, small and large organizations have  converted their business models into an online business mod- el which is one  of the best models to start a small business in 2022.  

Before moving with any business idea, here I would like to tell you that having a  profound knowledge, command over the subject matter, passion, patience, and  consistency is the key to lasting success.  

The next step is that you need to do a bit of research about the scope and  demand of your business idea. So, the best way to become an entrepreneur is  to come up with a sustainable business idea. Yes… Inspiration is all you need as  it takes time to grow. At this point, I would suggest you consider the new  normal before executing any business idea. Think and re-think until you see  how things evolve over the next 12 months or more.  

For your ease, here I’ve shared these 15 business ideas that will help you start  and grow a successful business by working from home. These are the best  ideas through which you can start your business with no or low investment.  Sounds interesting? Let’s examine! 


Online Teaching and Training is not just one of the best business ideas, yet  most preferred on the list these days. For starting your online setup, you just  need to have a grip on your subject matter and its outcomes so that you can  grab attention. Secondly, all you need to have a laptop with a good internet  connection and mic. This way, you can start conducting lectures and trainings  on a diverse range of topics. Also, you can teach online different subjects to  the primary, secondary, higher secondary, and university students as well.  

This business idea requires zero investment if you already have tech gadgets,  such as; android phone, laptop, mic, and webcam. But if you haven’t, then this  would be just a one-time investment to start your online setup.  


Online Book-keeping is an- other top priority these days. Many account experts  are offering their services online to small and large organizations. Then why not  you? If you are a professional accountant or a bookkeeper, then you should go  for it. This is a fact that maintaining or record-keeping almost everything at the  workplace is so hard, be it in-house or online. Many business owners look for  experts to do this task. Similar to online teaching & training, you just have to  buy a laptop to start your own setup. Secondly, you just have to be good at  accounting. You can take online courses to learn accounting.  

See… How interesting it is to start an online business with just the help of your  mind and skills.  


Having a mellifluous voice is bliss. People are lending their voice to many  projects, be it YouTube videos, animated video series, recorded lectures, or  whatnot. Nowadays, everyone has an online presence, and you can see people  are busy starting their own YouTube channels. So, that’s the reason, this is a  high priority of every single employer or YouTuber to have a great voiceover  artist in their contacts.  

So, if you have a good voice, and if you are a bilingual or multi-lingual person,  then you can start your career by lending your voice to various projects. And  yes, you can do it from home as well as it requires no investment.  


Another best choice is ‘Freelance Copywriting’ services that you can offer  online to all small and large business owners. If you are an avid social media  user, you have seen that there is a number of small business owners who are  running and managing their brands but don’t know how to sell and increase  their sales. At this point, a copywriter can do wonders and help them to  increase their sales by producing engaging and appealing content. 

If you are good at writing and producing marketing or promotional copy  effectively, then this idea will surely work for you. This requires no investment.  If you have a laptop and an android phone, you can easily take a baby step and  offer these services online.  


Offering translation services online is one of the best options. If you are good at  translating content English into Urdu or Urdu into English or any language, then  this business idea works well for you. All you need, have a skill and then you  can do everything by yourself. Translators are in high demand these days. Its  preferable to provide translation services in your local language.  


Digital Marketing is another wider field through which you can start earning by  working from home. You can offer your services to small and large  organizations, if you are good at running Facebook, Instagram, Google, and  LinkedIn’s paid advertisement campaigns. Secondly, if you are an expert in  managing and handling social media handles, then this would be another  choice to offer services to small business owners. It doesn’t require any kind of  investment.  


Graphic Designing is a field which has a broader scope, be it in-house or  online, professional graphic designers are in demand. So, if you are good at  operating graphic designing software & tools, and if you are creative and don’t  have designing skills, just learn Canva and start editing templates. You can  design logos, flyers, social media posters, social media posts, letterheads,  visiting cards, e-certificates, news-letters and what not.  


Freelance Content Writing is one of the top-rated choices which is good for all  those who have good writing skills. Yes… If you are a passionate writer and you  write as a hobby, then don’t waste your time and turn it into a passive income.  With the help of your writing skills, you can produce any kind of content, such  as; social media content, blogs, articles, features, business profiles, business  models, marketing content, web pages and web content. A huge scope of this  field and it offers you a variety of opportunities as a freelancer.  


Journalism is a quite different field but it has come up with boundless  opportunities for young aspiring and emerging journalists. Not only this, but it  offers various opportunities for content writers as well. Yes… You heard that  right. If you are good at producing content, you can work as an online news  writer for online media houses. It doesn’t require investment.  


Career Counseling is another top-picks. There is a wider scope of this field as a  large number of people are unaware of their work opportunities. Even people  are confused about choosing their major subject to specialize in, and they are  unable to decide the right career path for themselves. At this point, all they  need is good career guidance to help start their career according to their  qualification and skills. This requires low investment as you should have a  certification in this particular field.  


Email Marketing is another best choice for those who are good in email writing.  It is considered as one of the demanding and effective marketing strategies  used by both small and large business giants. To pursue this as an online  business, you can join traditional freelance platforms, such as; Upwork, Fiverr,  PeoplePerHour, and many others. You can start this with no investment and  offer your services online at a lower cost. Once you start earning with the help  of your skills, you can gradually increase your rates. There are plenty of online  courses to learn email marketing.  


Similarly, like; graphic designing, you can offer to print on demand. When  people approach you for making their logos, flyers, visiting cards, e-certificates  or letterheads, they can approach you to print them as well. And at that point,  you can offer your services online to them by printing on demand. You can print  the number of copies they want from you at minimal rates and can deliver them  to their doorstep. It requires a low investment as you need to have a printer/ vendor but it is just a one-time investment to your business. We are sure this  would be a sustainable business idea for you in 2022.  


Nowadays, everyone wants to become a virtual assistant by offering their  services to solo entrepreneurs, large organizations, online stores, like; Alibaba,  Daraz, Amazon, and others. Virtual Assistant apps and website pop-ups allow  you to manage and perform their daily time activities. Even students are busy  making their careers with them. This requires no investment.  


Similar to content writing, copywriting, and blog writing, you can offer services  online to web owners who require editing or proofread their content in bulk. It’s  an innovative business model which requires zero investment. For performing  the job, you just need to have a strong command of language and then you can  go ahead.  

Normally clients will give you longer deadlines so you can easily do it by  yourself and with the help of Grammerly or other online tools.  


Personal Training is now becoming a trending choice that everyone can pursue. 

If you are good at any skill, like; Gym Training/ Yoga Instructor, Dietitian, or  anything you find yourself expert at and can train someone personally for it,  you can start with it without any investment.  

Hence, these were some of the best 15 business ideas that you can start with  no or low investment in 2022.  

There are many other useful business ideas, such as; Ghostwriting services,  cooking and baking, making DIYs, and whatnot which requires low investment.  Don’t forget to try any one of these, and you will surely accomplish your goals  in the year 2022.