I’ve been babysitting my friends baby and she has been paying me, a friend pointed out that I should be a childminder?

I’m not interested in being a childminder, I am doing it to help out a friend and she pays me cash in hand. Is this illegal as I’m panicking now and could I go to prison? I wouldn’t have done it if I thought it was I work 3 days a week and have her son 1 day a week for extra money. She prefers to pay me cash in... show more I’m not interested in being a childminder, I am doing it to help out a friend and she pays me cash in hand. Is this illegal as I’m panicking now and could I go to prison? I wouldn’t have done it if I thought it was I work 3 days a week and have her son 1 day a week for extra money. She prefers to pay me cash in hand and that suits me
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