Freelancer tips posts

Becoming a freelancer is an exciting adventure – arm yourself with all the advice, answers and jargon you'll need with these relevant blog posts from fellow freelancers and self-employment experts.
26 May 21
12 minute read

A guide to going self-employed

Going self-employed can seem like a huge step to take if you've always been an employee. In this guide, we run through all you need to know!

14 May 21
6 minute read

How to become a freelance photographer

Snap your way to success with our 12 top tips to becoming a freelance photographer from those who have done it themselves.

05 May 21
7 minute read

How to become a self-employed accountant

Ready to break into freelance accounting? Discover the qualifications you'll need, an average freelance accounting salary and tips for finding your first clients in this step-by-step guide.

28 April 21
2 minute read

What is a UTR number?

Confused about UTR numbers? Get the answers you need, like what it is, how to find it and what to do about a lost UTR number.

14 April 21
5 minute read

Pensions, a self-employed secret weapon

Pensions are a confusing area and not everyone knows what they are or how they work. Penfold covers the essentials to help you get more bang for your buck.

10 November 20
3 minute read

Understanding taxes for your small business

TaxScouts’ accountant, Natalie Field, answers some of the most common questions about tax for side hustles.

10 November 20
3 minute read

Five tips to get your side hustle started

If you’re building up the courage to start your own business or side hustle, here are five tips to get you started.