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We know what it’s like to be a freelancer, so here at Freelancer News we love keeping you up to date with all the latest news, tips and advice for freelancers. We cover tips on how to get work as a freelancer, economic news which may affect the way you work and the best way to handle your accounts and finance.

To make sure you’re always getting the latest news, we’ve gathered a team of writers with specific expertise and industry knowledge. That way you know that our writers can handle any aspect of freelancer life that you might need help with. Below are the latest articles from Kara.

Freelance finance Part 1- Everything you ever wanted to know about stacking the freelance odds in your favor (but were too lazy to ask)
Building a sustainable work ethic
Why the successful freelancer in the wild has to have a great sense of humour
Learning is hard, so internet
Freelancing and the art of Timmy
Why under charging is bad for us, and why freelancers are watching you
Yo Ho Ho It’s the Freelance Life For Me
The successful freelancer in the wild, is also a successful salesperson
The art of payment negotiation

Unless you happen to be luck incarnate, as a freelance/contractor sooner or later you’ll be faced with that oldest of foes “The late/none paying client”. Perhaps the single biggest ender of freelance careers, as even the most frugal and money grabbing of freelancers still has to eat, drink vast amounts of coffee, lose hours a day on the internet and have somewhere to sleep. Read More

The art of forcing my opinions on others via digital media (better known as freelance writing)