Currently, the cost of rent and groceries are increasing month-to-month and, in the worst case, week-to-week. For this reason, minimum wages result in people leading precarious lives; However, there are some who manage to make extra money. Like Monique Jeremiah, who earns €7,000 a year renting one side of her bed to strangers.
According to Monique, This quirky business started during the Covid-19 pandemic. The young woman led a complicated life in the city of Queensland, Australia, so she had to make ends meet. This is how the idea of joining Hot bedding came about.
This practice is common in Australia and is that you share your bed with people who have different rest periods than you. Usually, it is the office workers who pay for this service more often.
With that in mind, Monique didn’t think it was unreasonable to rent half her bed for $631 a month, or 11,000 23 pesos. Without realizing it, she was able to escape an economic downturn.
Monique’s business has been very successful above all because “it is the perfect solution” for those people who feel lonely, the young woman explained, quoted by La Vanguardia. Within months, Monique was seeing the results and her popularity skyrocketed by starting her micro-business, Diversity Models, a modeling agency specializes in offering older women bed sharing with strangers. But no sexual contact.
“Heated bedding is great for people who want to unwind emotionally and sleep next to another person in a totally respectful and unattached manner,” Monique told the Daily Mail, quoted by La Vanguardia.
Aside from that, It was also a way for Monique not to feel alone as it is considered sapiosexual.
According to experts, sapiosexuals are people who are attracted to intellect or knowledge. This does not necessarily mean a person’s degree or university degree, but leaves other characteristics of a person in the background and is interested and excited when engaging in witty conversation with others.
“They prefer camaraderie to physicality. “It takes two people who respect each other’s space, values and boundaries to make Hot linens,” emphasized Monique.
The woman Keep doing this practice who makes around 7,000 euros a year in his pocket, total 130,000 692 Mexican pesos.