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Freelancing News Freelancers' faith in UK economy wanes
Fewer contracts, less revenue and a slower economy are what freelancers foresee.


Jul 22, 2014

Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: Is an estimate the same as a quote?
Expert helps a freelancer whose new client wants more than an idea of how much they'll pay.
Jul 18, 2014

Freelancing News Freelancers buck the trend of weak pay growth
More than a third of the self-employed say their income is set to rise.
Jul 17, 2014

Freelancing News Business broadband 'not up to speed'
Freelancers in all corners of the UK 'still struggling to connect with clients online.'
Jul 16, 2014

Freelancing News Search begins to find 15 'awesome' freelancers
Bag £5,000 in cash and a year's worth of kit, just for being self-employed and proud.


Jul 4, 2014

Freelancing News Freelancers' Questions: Am I caught by the false self-employment rule?
Legal aid for a freelancer stumped by the onshore intermediaries legislation.
Jul 3, 2014

Freelancing News Rights to flexible working for all employees
Employees with 26 weeks’ service have the right to request work flexibility
Jul 2, 2014

Freelancing News Hundreds of freelancers head to Glastonbury
BBC sends more staff to Glasto this weekend than the World Cup in Brazil.
Jun 27, 2014

Freelancing News Start Up Loans racks up £16m in debts
State scheme found deeply in the red due to micro-firms who took funds but failed.
Jun 13, 2014

Freelancing News Thousands sign EU Freelancers Manifesto
'Ensure your voice is heard loud and clear in the new EU Parliament with just a few clicks.'
Jun 12, 2014

Freelancing News Government responds to PSC Committee report
Summary of what the state makes of the Lords inquiry into freelance companies.

Jun 11, 2014

Freelancing News Self-employed people found in six different ‘tribes’
Freelance creatives are part of the Independents, but which tribe do you belong to?
Jun 6, 2014

Freelancing News Freelancers' body has hopes for Queen's Speech 2014
PCG: Address and support the millions in the country working as self-employed.
Jun 4, 2014

Freelancing News Two freelancers, one conman and a doubling in fees
Convicts, not freelancers, are who the costlier courts should bear down on.
Jun 2, 2014

Freelancing News Most newly self-employed say it's their choice
'We've gone it alone in the recession because we want to, not because we were forced.'
May 30, 2014

Freelancing News Use local elections to woo self-employed, says PCG
Policymakers told of a golden opportunity to rev up 'the engine of our economy.'
May 22, 2014

Freelancing News Anti-piracy deal frames creatives as the losers
Government accused of not matching its warm words for the creative industry with actions.
May 21, 2014

Freelancing News HMRC criticised over VAT penalty decisions
Fewer businesses fighting VAT penalties, despite 1 in 2 being quashed as incorrect.
May 20, 2014

Freelancing News US games firms 'courting' UK programmers
Fears of a 'brain drain,' as 80% of video games jobs advertised in the UK are for overseas.
May 16, 2014

Freelancing News Self-employed reject their way of working as ‘second best’
Workers taking whatever they can get isn’t why self-employment is booming – report.
May 14, 2014

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