Clients & Gigs

5 tips for transitioning from moonlighting to full-time freelancing

Most freelancers start moonlighting while working a 9-to-5 gig. Over time, they build the contacts, confidence, and cash reserves they need to step out and go 100% solo. But for…


Clients & Gigs

How to build a great reputation as a freelancer

Freelancers often want to know the best way to get more work. Often the answer you'll get is: Referrals. Over time, developer and Freelance Union member Xavier Fan has built…


Clients & Gigs

How to start your own solo law practice

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:…


Fun

Fave your five: Connect with fellow freelancers!

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Fave Your Five Contest! After a week of searching, Tanya Gold of Cambride, Massachussets is the official Freelancers Union member who gets…


Money & Taxes

3 questions to ask before launching a Kickstarter campaign

For freelancers and entrepreneurs in need of funding, Kickstarter is a popular way to raise money! The website allows entrepreneurs to crowdfund for creative projects like first-time novels, independent films,…