Another idea for making money check these out!
Most require a degree or experience, but I'll bet Brooke could qualify for the medical transcription one.
And if you don't freeze up on the phone making cold calls, I hate it, you could try the sales reps.
If you go the independent contractor route, do realize that you will have to file federal income taxes every 3 months. So make sure you have either a good accountant or some good tax software. AND stay on top of it!