Money making guide/Free-to-play

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Free-to-play methods[edit | edit source]

Collecting Combat Processing Skilling Recurring Free-to-play
Method Profit Skill Category Intensity Members
Collecting ashes 28,000 Firemaking 30 Collecting Low
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Killing cows and tanning cowhide 82,000 Combat level 20+ recommended Combat/Low Low
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Picking potatoes 22,000 None Collecting Low
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Grinding chocolate bars 108,000 None Processing Moderate
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Tanning cowhide 70,000 None Processing Low
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Catching lobsters 31,000 Fishing 40+ (60+ recommended) Skilling/Fishing Low
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Making pastry dough 139,000 None Processing Moderate
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Making flour 26,000 Cooking 32 (recommended) Processing Low
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Making pizza bases 161,000 Cooking 35 Processing High
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Smelting iron bars 77,000 Smithing 15 Skilling/Smithing Low
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Collecting big bones from the Bone Yard 24,000 Decent Combat level and Defence recommended
Prayer 25 recommended for Protect Item
Collecting Moderate
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Buying feather packs 228,000 None Collecting Low
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Tanning hard leather 59,000 None Processing Low
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Collecting iron ore 25,000 None Collecting Low
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Collecting and tanning cowhide 95,000 None Collecting Low
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Filling water containers 95,000 None Processing Low
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Making dyes 121,000 None Processing High
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Collecting monk's robes 92,000 Prayer 31 Prayer required Collecting Low
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Collecting cosmic runes 182,000 Decent Combat level and Defence recommended
Prayer 43 recommended for protection prayers
Collecting Moderate
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Collecting chaos runes 117,000 Decent Combat level recommended
Magic 25 to teleport to Varrock
Collecting Moderate
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Collecting steel platebodies 88,000 Decent Combat level and Defence recommended
Prayer 43 recommended for Protect from Melee
Magic 25 for Varrock Teleport
Collecting Moderate
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Cutting yew logs (free-to-play) 35,000 Woodcutting 60 (80+ recommended) Skilling/Woodcutting Low
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Collecting anti-dragon shields (free-to-play) 139,000 None Collecting Moderate
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Buying ale from the Rising Sun Inn 40,000 None Collecting High
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Catching shrimp & anchovies 29,000 Fishing 15+ Skilling/Fishing Low
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Catching tuna & swordfish (free-to-play) 24,000 Fishing 50+ , 60+ recommended Skilling/Fishing Low
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Killing Zamorak monks 22,000 Ranged 40+ recommended, Defence 20+ if Dragon Slayer I is not completed, Magic 37 to cast Falador Teleport (optional) Combat/Low Moderate
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Blessing unblessed symbols 68,000 Prayer 31+ Processing Low
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Mining runite ore (free-to-play) 448,000 Mining 85+ , Attack 40 (optional), Defence 40+ (optional), Magic 25 (optional) Skilling/Mining Moderate
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Buying team capes 186,000 None Collecting Low
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Mining gold ore (Crafting Guild) 35,000 Mining 40 and Crafting 40 Skilling/Mining Low
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Buying kebabs in Al Kharid 47,000 None Collecting High
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Stealing Wydin's bananas 28,000 None Collecting High
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Killing chickens 31,000 None Combat/Low Low
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Making anchovy pizzas 208,000 Cooking 55 Skilling/Cooking Moderate
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Cutting oak logs 57,000 Woodcutting 15 (60+ recommended) Skilling/Woodcutting Low
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Killing imps 56,000 Combat level 30+ recommended Combat/Low Low
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Smithing rune items 516,000 Smithing 99 Skilling/Smithing Low
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Killing ogress warriors 83,000 Ranged 40 (60+ recommended) Combat/Mid Low
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Cooking raw chicken 57,000 Cooking 1 (20+ recommended) Skilling/Cooking Low
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Cooking raw anchovies 21,000 Cooking 1 (20+ recommended) Skilling/Cooking Low
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Cooking raw salmon 30,000 Cooking 25 (50+ recommended) Skilling/Cooking Low
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Cooking raw tuna 55,000 Cooking 30 (55+ recommended) Skilling/Cooking Low
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Cooking raw lobster 47,000 Cooking 40 (65+ recommended) Skilling/Cooking Low
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Cooking raw swordfish 36,000 Cooking 45 (75+ recommended) Skilling/Cooking Low
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Mining clay 121,000 Mining 41+ Skilling/Mining Low
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Smelting bronze bars 76,000 Smithing 1+ Skilling/Smithing Low
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Catching lobsters (free-to-play) 20,000 Fishing 40+ Skilling/Fishing Low
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Smelting steel bars 22,000 Smithing 30+ Skilling/Smithing Low
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Smelting runite bars 32,000 Smithing 85+ Skilling/Smithing Low
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Killing ogress shamans 123,000 80+ Defence Attack Strength Magic , Ranged 40 recommended Combat/High Moderate
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Killing dark wizards 22,000 Combat level 41+ recommended
Ranged 40+ recommended
Combat/Low Low
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Killing hill giants 46,000 Attack 30+ (40 recommended for rune scimitar)
Strength 30+ (40+ recommended)
Defence 30+ (40 recommended for rune armour)
Combat/Low Moderate
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Collecting red spiders' eggs (free-to-play) 151,000 Combat level 69+ recommended Collecting Moderate
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Killing monkeys 51,000 Combat level 5+ recommended Combat/Low Low
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Killing bears 34,000 Combat level 30+ recommended Combat/Mid Moderate
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Killing wizards 45,000 Combat level 20+ recommended Combat/Low Low
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Collecting nature runes 269,000 Decent Combat level and Defence recommended
Prayer 43 recommended for protection prayers
Magic 33 required to cast Telekinetic Grab
Skilling/Magic Moderate
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Killing chaos dwarves 42,000 Combat level 60+ recommended Combat/Mid Low
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Smelting silver bars 37,000 Smithing 20 Smithing required Skilling/Smithing Low
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Crafting gold jewellery 57,000 Crafting 5+ Crafting required Skilling/Crafting Low
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Collecting steel platebodies (High Alchemy) 244,000 Magic 55 for High Level Alchemy
Decent Combat level and Defence
Prayer 43 recommended for protection prayers
Skilling/Magic Moderate
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Cooking plain pizzas 130,000 Cooking 35 (68 recommended) Skilling/Cooking Low
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Crafting ruby jewellery 137,000 Crafting 34+ Crafting required Skilling/Crafting Low
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Mining iron ore (free-to-play) 24,000

Mining 15+ (41+ for Rune pickaxe, 60+ for Mining Guild)
Combat level 13+ recommended

Skilling/Mining High
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Mining coal (free-to-play) 33,000 Mining 35+ (41+ strongly recommended for Rune pickaxe), 65+ Combat level strongly recommended Skilling/Mining Moderate
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Mining gold ore (free-to-play) 20,000 Mining 40
Combat level 65+ recommended to avoid King Scorpion aggression
Skilling/Mining Low
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Mining adamantite ore (free-to-play) 122,000 Mining 70+ Skilling/Mining Low
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Crafting sapphire jewellery 139,000 Crafting 20+ Crafting required Skilling/Crafting Low
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Collecting wine of zamorak (free-to-play) 83,000 Magic 37 Skilling/Magic Low
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Crafting emerald jewellery 143,000 Crafting 29+ required Skilling/Crafting Low
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Killing hobgoblins (free-to-play) 33,000 50+ Defence Attack Strength Combat/Mid Moderate
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Crafting diamond jewellery 80,000 Crafting 43+ Crafting required Skilling/Crafting Low
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Shearing sheep 16,000 None Collecting Low
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Drinking irresponsibly 42,000 None Processing Low
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Buying iron ore 66,000 Mining 60 for access to Mining Guild Collecting High
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Making pie shells 184,000 None Processing Low
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Making uncooked apple pies 86,000 Cooking 30 Processing Low
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Making uncooked berry pies 74,000 Cooking 10 Processing Low
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Making uncooked meat pies 29,000 Cooking 20 Processing Low
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Taking Bronze Picks 114,000 None Collecting High
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Collecting air talismans 26,000 None Collecting Moderate
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Collecting garlic 30,000 None Collecting Moderate
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Collecting beer glasses 54,000 None Collecting Low
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See also[edit | edit source]


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