The unpredictable freelance life: expecting the unexpected
Preparing yourself ahead of time for an unexpected crisis can keep it from becoming too hot to handle.
Living and working abroad? Here’s what you need to know about filing your freelance taxes
Freelancing outside of the United States can be a wonderful experience but it is essential to know your tax obligations.
Common myths that hold freelancers back from succeeding
Don't let these common freelancing myths hold you back.
The 3 biggest mistakes that second career freelancers make
Before you launch your second career as a freelancer, learn from these three common mistakes.
How a “marathon” mindset can help lower your freelance tax bill
Freelancers who have a “marathon” mindset tend to have the fittest and most successful businesses—and lower tax bills.
Sara in the LA Times: We need tax reform for freelancers
Tax day is a painful moment for many Americans. And for freelancers, it’s even more painful still. Freelancers know they have to deal with tax chores that their nine-to-five,…
Why automation is essential to any freelance career
Being a freelancer comes with a laundry list of business administrative duties. While you may have gotten into freelancing to focus on delivering your best work to clients, doing daily…
Operating profit vs. working capital: Why you need to factor both into your business
If you’re planning to freelance full-time, following Jonathan Medows’ advice about “going rogue” is great. You definitely have to start with a business plan. You are, after all, starting…
The final countdown: Tax deadlines you need to know now!
Now that we’re past the midpoint of March and most NCAA fans have their brackets selected, it’s time to face the looming tax deadlines ahead of you. “The…
3 reasons why every freelancer should be using an invoice app
Most freelancers hate invoicing, but it doesn’t have to be so tedious. Here are three reasons why you should add an invoice app to your toolkit.
The best accounting software for freelancers in 2017
You probably chose your career path as a freelancer in order to pursue a passion—writing or design or IT consulting. Or, you might have started freelancing because it provided…