Everything you need to know about freelance rates, pricing, and fees
Freelance finances 101.
4 in 10 new businesses started by women
Women entrepreneurs started 4 out of every 10 businesses in America in 2014, with women starting a 1200 businesses a day, according to the latest OPEN State of Women-Owned Business…
Failure is the key to the success of entrepreneurs, study finds
Why second-time entrepreneurs succeed.
The amazing people who inspire freelancers
Wow. In case you thought of freelancers as an isolated bunch, just check out all the people who were inspired to start their businesses & follow their passions by friends,…
Here's what ice cream teaches you about money & clients
The profitability of your business is always top of mind. But when you decide to raise your prices, you inevitably face the prospect of losing clients. Wouldn’t it be…
Tetris boosts brain power (and increases its size), study finds
After you’ve finished a really difficult task, do you find your brain doesn’t shut off? That it’s still trying to process and figure out what you couldn’…
Artists' brains are structurally different, study finds
Do artists have different brains than the rest of us? Or do our brains change when we do art regularly? A study published last week in the journal NeuroImage confirms…
Does your business dry up in the summer?
Seems like no one's working. Are you?
4 types of late-paying clients (and how to get your money)
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:…
Why is your life a blur? The brain needs simplicity & awe
Photo by Ravenperch. “For freelancers, freedom in work, health in life, and community in both are the ticking hands on the new gold watch.” - Sara Horowitz, Founder of Freelancers…
7 fascinating Ken Burns documentaries you must see
We explore the greatest documentaries of our time.
Have you had problems getting a mortgage or proving income?
Freelancers often have difficulty getting mortgages.