gig economy

8.15.19

How to Quit Your Shitty Job and Become a Competitive Dancer

Meet Andrew "Pyro" Chung, a former factory worker and Costco cart collector turned street dancer and studio owner.

8.2.19

Why Millennial Freelancers Are Getting Hit With Huge Tax Fines

One was told by HMRC that he had to pay up £90,000. It's all thanks to a controversial new policy known as the loan charge.

7.28.19

The YouTubers Union Is Not Messing Around

The YouTubers Union has joined forces with Europe's largest trade union to fight for a fairer platform.

7.11.19

Being an OnlyFans Sex Worker Sounds Stressful

We spoke to two performers about the realities of being constantly on the job.

6.6.19

The Shitty Reality of Universal Credit as a Freelancer

I signed up for the scheme as a self-employed freelancer, and the nightmare began.

12.6.18

Deliveroo Drivers Lose Battle for Collective Bargaining

The High Court ruling means drivers are not entitled to minimum wage, holiday leave, or pension contributions.

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9.12.18

I Tried to Get Rich in the 'Side Hustle' Economy

But "Airtasker" wouldn't even let me clean up a dead mouse.

5.18.18

Worst Take of the Week: Gammon Men vs 'The Gig Economy Is Really Cool'

What a week for terrible hot takes.

12.11.17

Everything But Brexit II: The Terrible Stuff the Government Has Done Recently

All the bad moves the Tories have been making other than the car-crash of Brexit.

10.2.17

Uber Still Hasn't Turned a Profit

In 2016 alone, the company lost $2.6 billion.

9.22.17
9.22.17

What the Uber Ruling Means for Drivers and Passengers

The headlines say it's a ban, but will you still be able to traipse home drunk next weekend?

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