For samurais short on cash, Spike designed a few part time jobs for Way of the Samurai 4. You can take on a gardening gig and trim hedges with your katana. Tenchu (or heaven’s punishment) missions have players assassinate people.
There are other jobs that don’t involve your sword. You can play cupid and deliver love confession notes. Also, you can be a pick up artist (nanpa) and flirt with foreign women for pocket money.
Here’s a look at the four methods of livelihood mentioned in Way of the Samurai 4.