Coffee meetings at 11am, yoga sessions in-between conference calls, attending networking/Zoom drinks daily, this is the life you imagine as a freelancer.
While calling your own (work) time is a dream of many, the grass isn’t always greener on the side of the freelance fence.
There are a number of issues often overlooked: continually pitching for business, being your own HR and accounts department, chasing late payments, balancing work and personal time. While the list can feel overwhelming, half the battle is sorted with a solid financial plan.
To get you started, we speak with Michelle Ngiam from Great Eastern Financial Advisers on settling the crucial money matters to allow you to focus fully on becoming your own boss.