There’s no doubt freelancing comes with many financial risks and responsibilities. Being self employed means you’re responsible for your business expenses, tax duties, and payment disputes. Before you become a full-time freelancer, it’s important to think ahead and put a financial plan in place. Here’s what you can do to protect yourself financially on the…

Not getting paid regularly can be some of the hardest parts of freelancing. But there are ways to you even out the dry spells to ensure you’re bank account isn’t sitting empty for most of the month. State payment terms up front About to land a new client? That’s awesome. But before that client signs…

The Freelance Collective has an award-winning creative in its midst. Chris Pocock is a freelance marketer trading under the name of 11th Hour Marketing. He recently added his profile to our platform of amazing freelance talent. When we realised he had a Cannes Lion under his belt, The Freelance Collective was keen to learn more.…

I’m an Australian freelancer and decided to travel Europe. I’m a location-neutral freelancer, meaning I’ve always done my work off-site anyway. So being in Australia or overseas doesn’t impact my clients at all. So, I write to you from Berlin, where I’m enjoying a second summer, a first class transit system, an excellent work/life balance,…