Earn More Money

There are two ways to have more money for your financial decisions, the first is to cut costs, the second is to increase your income. You can only cut costs so much, but there is no limit on how much money you can earn. When you earn more money you give yourself more choices. The choice to pay down debt faster. The choice to move to a safer area. Money gives you the ability to meet up with a friend last minute when they are in town. Earning more money isn’t about working yourself to death it’s about working to give yourself more opportunities. So don’t let yourself get too bogged down in making more money, but recognize what earning more can do for you.

How Much is “Exposure” Worth?

Every freelancer has experienced it, the offer to be paid in “exposure.” Too bad exposure doesn’t pay the bills. It’s insulting at the very least and rude at worst. You are a professional providing a service and should be paid for that service.

Can You Really Make a Living Freelance Writing?

I became a full-time freelance writing on Jan. 1, 2017 after less than a year pursuing freelance writing. What I love about freelance writing is the control it offers you, not just in how much you make, but also on your schedule and what you want your life to look like. So the short answer to, “Can you really make a living freelance writing?” is yes you can more than make a living you can make a life.

How Many Income Streams Do You Have?

There are lots of different ways to look at income streams, but the long and short of it is that you want to build up multiple income streams to not only build wealth but also security in what can be a volatile economy.

Do You Even Pitch, Bro?

You have a website; you are regularly publishing to your blog. You are networking on the regular and are active in Facebook groups and social media, but for some reason, your business isn’t growing. You are barely scraping by but feel like you are always working, so why isn’t anything happening?