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Minute money hint for The Sims FreePlay


Minute money

Go to a garden patch and get all your sims to plant your most expensive plant. Next double click the home button and hold the sims freeplay button and delete the history by pressing the dash. Next go to date and time and set the date to two years back go onto sims wait for it to to load. When it has go to date and time and set the date to 1year ahead of the actual year then go onto sims and the plant will be done

Added by: Guest Sep 27th 2012, ID#1347 and get
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Now if you don`t want to cheat you can Continuously drive the mansions car to get up to 200 simoleans each 3 minutes (much more than what you get from crops when comparing time)and some lp in the process.

Added 23rd Jul 2013, ID #299781

When you do this cheat it messes up the times of updates on your iPad it really confuses it

Added 6th Jan 2013, ID #238474

freaking awesome!!!

Added 15th Dec 2012, ID #222016


Help me! I'm in the christmas update and i used it but the santa is no where to be seen.. what should i do???
Emergency !!

Added 12th Dec 2012, ID #220226

what about is you have a 3G I-Phone and when you double click the home button it doesn't do anything ??? Is there a cheat for that ??? thanks x

Added 9th Dec 2012, ID #217580

How the heck do I get more LP Points without buying anything ? Also, how do I make the action be done quicker without using LP Points?

Added 3rd Dec 2012, ID #214734

I cant get it to work :/

Added 27th Nov 2012, ID #213158

OMG I LOVE LOVE LOVE LOVEEEEEE the 1985 cheat thing!!!!! IT WORKS SO MAZINGLY WELL!!!!!i always do the beans because you make a profit of 835!! and i have 10 sims, soooo this is AMAAZING. i have a question? does it work for baking as long as its open to the room where your baking? thanks

Added 22nd Nov 2012, ID #211106

Also for those of you who do not know how to change the date.....go to settings ( the icon that appears to be the wheel gear) in your menu of apps and click set date and time, you will now see how you can manipulate the hours and days.

Added 11th Nov 2012, ID #207714

Just to add to the last comment..... This is a slightly better way to retain at least 30000 a pop.
1) gather enough gardens for all of your sims at one house.
2) make them garden your most expensive item at that house at the same time.
3)click out of the game
4) double click the same button to exit the game and your multitasking menu will appear at the bottom of the screen.
5) press and hold the sims free play game.
6) a red minus icon pops up on sims free that to make it disappear
7) go to settings and change the date to July 1, 1985.
8) from your menu go back into sims free play.
9) your sims should still be gardening but it will say that you cannot connect to server. (this is ok)
10) repeat steps 3-6
11) go back into settings and change the date back to normal.
12) return to the game and you will have earned money plus all of your gardening is complete.
13) this will appear to freeze your sims...just click out of the game and back in again and they will regain their natural state.

This is a nice way to earn a ton of money fast and some quick xp. P.s. It also makes your sims fully happy.
if you do not follow these steps the way I listed it will not work.

Added 11th Nov 2012, ID #207706

I'm new around here. How do I change year and date???? thanks

Added 31st Oct 2012, ID #203595

WARNING: Don't collect any money while you are in the FUTURE. I learned the hard way. Now I have to wait 1 year for my party boat. :'(

Added 25th Oct 2012, ID #201061

It won't even connect my sims game back to the Internet. Crap -_- help me please! Idk what the heck is wrong with it

Added 25th Oct 2012, ID #200831

It worksssssssss. I love u guys... This is the only cheat that worked....... U r the bes... :D

Added 24th Oct 2012, ID #200507

Double press the home button, for iPhones/iPads it's that circle thing on the bottom, can't miss it. When you double press, there are apps on the bottom.. Tap the Sims 3 app & keep your finger there for like 2 secs, the apps should shake. Then, there should be a minus sign/dash (-)Tap that. Done.

Added 7th Oct 2012, ID #192816

ok first what are you talking about the 'free play button' the actual app on the home screen? and what 'dash' ??? this isnt specific enough ... i have no idea what your talking about

Added 6th Oct 2012, ID #192305

The first time I did this it worked perfectly, my building finished, Sims came home from work, I had extra XP from businesses, etc. After the first time the only thing that gets done is the planting. Any way to fix this?

Added 5th Oct 2012, ID #191717

It works like magic

Added 4th Oct 2012, ID #191404

Not clear enough... What dash button

Added 4th Oct 2012, ID #191352

Amazing it works

Added 1st Oct 2012, ID #190695

what home button

Added 30th Sep 2012, ID #190360

Thx all the other cheats don't work for the preteens update ohh thank uuuuu !!!!!!!

Added 30th Sep 2012, ID #190246

it worked..but when i collected the money in the year ahead all of my sims looked like they were doing the potty dance and you couldn't get them to do anything. then i changed it back to this year and now all of the gardens dont work

Added 29th Sep 2012, ID #189981

Yes I've tried this and it worked perfectly every time but since the update to the pre teens it hasn't work are there other cheats for this version

Added 29th Sep 2012, ID #189979


Added 28th Sep 2012, ID #189750

Do this work to the preteen update?

Added 28th Sep 2012, ID #189740


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