How to manage money as a freelancer


The freedom that comes from being a freelancer has a price: You have to pay close attention to your flow of money or risk being shackled by debt.

While there are many benefits to being your own boss, including flexibility in how and when you work, freelancers typically miss out on employer benefits and have to deal with an unpredictable income.

To help you get your financial house in order, here are some tips on how to manage your money as a freelancer.