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.

29 June 21
13 minute read

How to become a freelance writer

Set yourself up for a successful freelance writing career with our 20-step guide to becoming a freelance writer, including setting your rates and landing clients.

28 June 21
11 minute read

The ultimate beginner’s guide to freelancing

Thinking of going freelance? This epic guide has everything you need to get clued up, including the pros, cons, roles, salary, how to start and standing out.

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 become a freelance accountant? Discover the qualifications you'll need, an average freelance accounting salary and how to find your first clients.

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.