Since the coronavirus outbreak and lockdown, many freelancers have experienced a drop in clients and income. Some have already delivered work only to find that their client now can’t pay. So, what should you do if your client can’t pay your invoice? … More Coronavirus and Freelancers: What should you do if a client can’t pay?
Many freelancers have experienced a drop in income during the coronavirus outbreak and subsequent lockdown. Here are eight ways to improve your freelance finances by earning more and paying less in these difficult circumstances. … More Coronavirus and Freelance Finances: 8 Ways to Pay Less and Earn More
The government has finally announced a financial support package for the UK’s 5 million self-employed and freelancers, as the coronavirus outbreak and lockdown has seen them struggling to earn a living. So what are the provisions in place? We take a look… … More Coronavirus UK: Financial Support for the Self-Employed and Freelancers
With much of the nation working from home while self-isolating or social distancing due to coronavirus, it’s really important that we look after our mental health and emotional wellbeing—especially as this is a difficult and troubling time when our mental health may suffer. So here are ten tips on how to look after your mental health and wellbeing while working from home… … More 10 Tips to Look After Your Mental Health and Wellbeing While Working from Home
It’s not just a new year—but the start of a new decade! If you want 2020 onwards to be a roaring success for your freelance career, then January is the time to plan for the rest of the year. Whether you’re setting New Year’s freelance resolutions, 2020 business goals, or a structured plan for freelance success, it’s a great time to plan a happy freelance hustle. So, here are some freelance goals you might want to consider. … More How to Have a Happy Freelance Year in 2020
If you’re considering switching full-time life for freelance life, it’s good to get a taster through a side hustle. But your personal time can take a serious hit. So, let’s see how to balance a 9-5 with a side hustle. … More How do you balance a freelance side hustle and a full-time job?
It’s that wonderful time of year when you get to catch up with family and friends, consume copious amounts of extravagant food, and attend countless social gatherings. But freelancers can find themselves camped behind the laptop until Christmas Eve. To ensure you have a jolly time this festive period, here are our top 5 tips to have a happy freelance Christmas! … More How to Have a Happy Freelance Christmas
With Brexit news and IR35 updates, here’s your quarterly news update for Autumn 2019—keeping you in the know about things that might affect your life as a freelancer.
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We compare money, the job, and the working environment to assess the key differences between the employed life and the freelance life… … More Employee vs. Freelancer: What’s the Difference?
If you want to become a freelancer, it’s tempting to jack in your 9-5 tomorrow. But rushing into the freelance lifestyle can leave bills to pay. So when is the best time to quit your job and start freelancing? Check out the options… … More When Is It Time to Quit Your Job and Become a Freelancer?