Money & Taxes

How to set up an income-based repayment plan for your student loans

Despite the positives of freelancing—being your own boss, creating your own work schedule, setting your own rates—it’s no secret there are quite a few cons. Taxes are…


Clients & Gigs

Pew’s women leadership report says “barriers persist” and they’re not kidding

A new Pew Research Center survey says most Americans consider “women indistinguishable from men” in the workplace… at least, sort of. These days, many people believe that “traits such as…


Creativity

How to be good at everything: tips from renaissance freelancers

So, in case you haven’t heard, freelancing is on the rise. Nearly 1 in 3 workers, to be exact, and the news is rife with stories of former 9…


Fun

The perils and inspirations of being a mom who freelances

I am a freelance writer and archivist. I am also mother to a 2 year-old. While pregnant I worked to ensure I’d have gigs to go back to after…