Client can't get his act together? It almost cost this freelancer $7000

Need help dealing with a legal issue? Download the Freelancers Union app to connect with a lawyer committed to helping freelancers and who understand the freelance life. Protect your work:…


Advocacy

New York City moves to support freelancers

Hey Freelance Nation, wouldn’t it be nice to feel like the law is on your side? On Monday, December 7, we introduced the #FreelanceIsntFree Bill to New York City…


Thriving in the gig economy: A panel on the freelance workforce

The freelance workforce is anything but one-size-fits-all. We span different industries, age groups, socio-economic backgrounds, and levels of expertise. Occasionally, this can make it difficult to explain what we're talkng…


Member Stories

"He said his big investor was delayed" – how one freelancer got stiffed out of $2500

This post is part of a series of freelancer stories about waiting to get paid -- or never getting paid. Presently 71% of freelancers have trouble getting paid by their…


#FreelanceIsntFree goes to NY City Hall

Exciting news, Freelance Nation! On Monday, December 7, the #FreelanceIsntFree Campaign heads to New York City Hall, where we will introduce landmark legislation designed to protect freelancers against nonpayment. RSVP…