Freelancer tips posts

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 side hustle

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.

10 November 20
7 minute read

What it’s like to start a yoga business during lockdown

Read Emma's story who has taken the impact of COVID-19 as an opportunity to pursue her passion of yoga full time.

10 November 20
4 minute read

The silver lining of redundancy: be your own boss!

Some resilient Brits have used their redundancy to become their own boss. We chat with Irina Kikina, a fashion and print designer.

10 November 20
3 minute read

SilkPie: Bringing luxury to lockdown

We chat to Rosie, founder of SilkPie, to get her advice for anyone thinking of setting up a similar side hustle.

10 November 20
4 minute read

What insurance do you need for your side hustle?

When you're starting a business, insurance can seem daunting. But it isn't (and it's far easier than marketing or taxes) Here's how to get started.