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Here you can find articles, guides and resources about freelancer topics from insurance (for example professional indemnity, public liability, cyber or equipment insurance) to running your freelance business.

Here you will also find your most common FAQs answered and an entire dictionary of common terms used in the world of freelancing, insurance and business.

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How freelancers can compete with agencies

Sep 20, 2018

Many freelancers work alone, and they like it that way. They know everything that goes on in their business, they don’t have to manage a team and they control every piece of work that goes out. The only problem is that competing with big agencies can be tough, especially when they are well-established with an impressive portfolio of clients. Big


How to get paid as a freelancer

Sep 11, 2018

You’ve won a fantastic new client, agreed on a price and spent hours working on the project. You raise the invoice and wait. The payment due date passes but there’s no sign of your money. You send a polite email and get no response. You start to feel a little concerned. You need that money to come in soon or


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Best Cafes to Work From in Bristol

Sep 6, 2018

As former freelancers ourselves at Dinghy, we understand the importance of getting yourself out of the house from time-to-time, away from the luring procrastinations of doing laundry or finally cleaning that little spot in the kitchen. That’s why we’re running a series of blogs of the best cafes for freelancers to work in each major city around the UK. Having


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