The government must do more to understand the freelance workforce
The recent BLS report is an important step but doesn’t capture crucial segments of the freelance economy.
The results are in: Freelance Isn’t Free has put a serious dent in client nonpayment
The year-old Freelance Isn’t Free law has already helped freelancers collect $254,866 in unpaid invoices, but more of us need to use it.
How to file a nonpayment claim with the NYC Department of Consumer Affairs
Freelancers in New York City have access to a dedicated Freelancer Navigation Program to help them with nonpayment disputes.
Does pay transparency have the potential to transform freelance work?
Publicizing freelance rates is a major step toward ending income inequality.
Are you protecting yourself from intellectual property theft?
The advantages of copyrighting your work for freelancers.
The importance of solidarity in 2018 - the small steps that we can all take
The beautiful thing about solidarity is that you determine what being actively involved looks like for you.
Enter to win $250 - take our 2018 survey on freelance workforce issues
What are the top challenges you face as a freelancer? Complete our Annual Independent Worker Survey to help us advocate for solutions and build a stronger community. As I begin…
Vote for the next member representative on the Freelancers Union board
Member participation is critical to shaping the future and vision of our union. We need Freelancers Union members to help decide on our next Member Representative. The elected Member Representative…
Happy New Year from Freelancers Union’s new Executive Director
Dear Freelancers Union members, I’m honored to wish you a Happy New Year as Freelancers Union’s new Executive Director. As we look to 2018, the freelance movement faces…
Missed the health insurance Open Enrollment deadline? Here’s what you need to know
You may still have time to shop for health insurance plans, otherwise you may need a “qualifying event” to be eligible for coverage.
New York’s Paid Family Leave Law: What freelancers need to know
New York passed an exciting paid family leave law, but you need to opt in before January 1.
Time is running out to get health insurance. Help spread the word
Open Enrollment for health insurance is ending soon. Here's what you and your fellow freelancers need to know.