Advocacy Money & Taxes

What freelancers need to know about the new tax bills

The House and Senate tax bills could have a major impact on freelancers’ finances.


Clients & Gigs Advocacy

It’s not just a Hollywood problem: Freelancers and sexual harassment

Unfortunately there is no clear, uniform pathway for addressing workplace sexual harassment for freelancers.


Health Advocacy

What freelancers on a COBRA need to know about health insurance

Have health insurance through a former employer? Here are some things to keep in mind.


Health Advocacy

How to make sure your union gets credit for your health insurance

Support advocacy like “Freelance Isn’t Free” at no additional cost to you.


Health Advocacy

Got health insurance questions? Join us for a webinar on 11/8

Join us for a health insurance webinar to learn how to evaluate what type of plan you need.


Health Advocacy Sara's dispatches

Buying health insurance doesn’t have to suck

Buy health insurance from Freelancers Union -- we have your back.


Health Advocacy

What freelancers need to know about enrolling in Medicare

Medicare Open Enrollment started on October 15. Here’s the information you need.


Health Advocacy

Freelancers need better benefits

In our 4th annual survey of the independent workforce, freelancers expressed a desire for better portable benefits.


Health Advocacy

What freelancers need to know about Trump’s actions on ObamaCare

Trump’s new executive orders could fall hard on independent workers. Here’s what you need to know.


Advocacy

Watch out for this: Arbitration and your rights as a freelancer

Freelancers need to pay attention to forced arbitration. Anything that takes away your right to present your case in court is problematic.


Advocacy

Freelancing in America 2017

Freelancing in America is the most comprehensive study of the independent workforce. This year, we look at the phenomenal growth of freelancing.


Advocacy Health

Health Insurance Open Enrollment is almost here!

Open Enrollment for health insurance starts on November 1. Sign up to learn more about health plans through Freelancers Union.


Community Advocacy

We're looking for a Blog and Social Media Strategist

Freelancers Union is looking for a freelance blog and social media strategist to help manage the growth of the leading blog for freelancers.


Advocacy

Has automation affected your business? We want to hear from you

Have you been forced to adapt to automation, artificial intelligence, or robots? Tell us your story.


Advocacy

Has the Freelance Isn’t Free Act helped you? We want to hear from you!

The Freelance Isn’t Free Act protects freelancers from nonpayment. We’d like to hear your story.


Advocacy

Join our focus groups on the ups and downs of a freelance lifestyle (and receive $30)

We're looking for experienced freelancers to join two focus groups on economic instability and freelance work.


Community Advocacy

What Labor Day means for freelancers

What would it look like if freelancers stood together like the workers who created Labor Day?


Advocacy

Etsy employees call for health insurance for sellers, standardized benefits, more transparency

Etsy employees have started a petition on coworker.org asking the Board of Directors to clarify key company policies.


Advocacy Community

A new labor movement is brewing

Freelancers Union is at the center of a new movement that recognizes the challenges freelancers face in today's economy.