Last week I described five of my favorite things about freelancing. It’s not all puppies and rainbows, though, so today I’m sharing some thoughts on one of the biggest challenges to the freelance life: the instability.
The lack of a steady paycheck seems to be the main thing that keeps people from leaving a “regular” job. And it is truly scary to not know where your next dollars are coming from–or when. A few things I’ve done to combat this: