Top 8 Benefits of Freelance Writing

Top 8 Benefits of Freelance Writing

I get it. The idea of freelancing for your entire living is intimidating. Like one of my favorite mentors says, the best part of freelancing is you’re responsible for every part of your financial success. The worst part is you’re responsible for every part of your...
Top 10 Small Business Resources for Writers

Top 10 Small Business Resources for Writers

No matter what you write, you don’t have a book. You have a business model. This can be hard to wrap your head around, especially for the artsy sorts who often want to be writers, but it’s absolutely true. Every professional writer is a small business owner, a serial...
Expense Tracking for Freelancers: How to Set Up for Tax Season

Expense Tracking for Freelancers: How to Set Up for Tax Season

We’re a couple months into the new year, and you know what that means… It’s time to start stressing out about taxes. Tax time isn’t technically for another month or two, but filing earlier means you stress out for less time, and if you have a refund coming, it...
How to Set Your Freelancing Rates: A Guide to Pay for Freelancers

How to Set Your Freelancing Rates: A Guide to Pay for Freelancers

When I talk with people who want to be freelancers, I get asked many, many (MANY!) questions. One of the most common is: How much should I charge? When I talk with people who want to hire me as a freelancer, I get asked many, many (MANY!) questions. One of the most...