Freelance

4.15.19

Gig Workers Are Overpaying on Tax Day

Workers for Uber, TaskRabbit, and Handy overpaid by 21 percent because of lost deductions.

1.24.19

I Learned the Hard Way That Doing Taxes Is Totally Different As a Freelancer

Pretending like taxes don’t exist will only make things more complicated when tax season rolls around. Trust me, I know.

1.17.19

The Secret to Getting More Done When You Are Your Own Boss

Staying focused and productive when there’s no one around to hold you accountable can mean the difference between success and failure.

12.17.18

The Gig Economy Blurs the Line Between Work and Fun for Freelancers

When coworking spaces offer night-time social events and other freelancers invite you to “laptop pedicures,” it’s hard to know where the work ends and the socializing begins.

11.28.18

Eight Jobs You Can Do from a Tree

Or in a cave, or in a hole, or on the water. (Anywhere, you see.)

10.26.18

The Crippling Anxiety of Living With $100,000 in Student Loans

My massive debt doesn’t just make me anxious. It's changed the way I date and spend time with friends.

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10.25.18

10 Great Jobs You Can Do From Anywhere

These jobs provide the cash and flexibility needed to live life as a digital nomad.

10.23.18

Toro Y Moi's New Single "Freelance" Is a Squelchy Disco-Pop Jam

Panflute! Auto-Tune! A new album called 'Outer Peace' out next January!

5.14.18

Being a Freelancer Can Really Suck

A conversation with the editor-in-chief of FREE, VICE's new personal finance site.

4.10.18

The Freelancer's Guide to Never Paying Rent Again

Better known as freebasing, life on the road has its pleasures—and its price.

4.3.18

How to Win at the Gig Economy

Setting your own hours sounds great, but you need to be smart about managing your money—and your time—to be successful.

3.30.18

What It's Like to Be a Freelance War Photographer

Australia's Luke Cody explains how he manages fear in some of the world's most intense conflict zones.

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