Category | Freelance Finance

Best Solution to Online Freelancing’s Lean Months (Few or No Client)


If you are reading this, chances are, you are an online freelancer and have experienced the "Feast or Famine" nature of this career. "Feast" is a period when you have more than enough clients and your earnings are doing well. "Famine" is a period when no matter what you do, you can't seem to find new clients and/or your current number of clients are dwindling. This is the sad and true reality of this career. But do you know that there is a solution to this situation? 

Alternative Way of Receiving Payments from Online Jobs Clients


Being an online freelancing coach and mentor for quite sometime now, one of the most common question being asked by first timers or those who dont have experience working and getting paid online is this question, "How do we get paid?". My typical response is always the most commonly used manner of receiving payments from clients abroad, Paypal. But as the saying goes, "dont keep all your eggs in one basket", having other options of getting paid by the client give  you the flexibility to deal with clients who may have other modes of payment. Paypal if one of the commonly used payment channel, but there are others out there that is equally reputable and highly used in other countries. One that I am currently looking at is Payoneer.

A “Guide to Investing” Online Freelancers Must Read


As an Online Freelancer, one important aspect of your online career is taking control and managing your finances. The reason for this is because income as a freelancer may be erratic as there are times when you have few projects on your plate. If you don’t have an additional form of income, you are putting yourself in a tight spot.

Nowadays, there are many opportunities and avenues where you can start saving a portion of your income and invest it into something that grows over time. This will surely get you covered in the long run. Quoting from the book, The Richest Man In Babylon, “a portion of your income is for you to keep and grow”. But I guess, just like many freelancers, the question is always “HOW?”.


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