Freelancer Knowledgebase

Resources, articles, guides and definitions for freelancers

Welcome to Dinghy’s freelancer knowledge hub

Here you can find articles, guides and resources about topics relating to freelancing, sole traders and the self-employed. From insurance (for example professional indemnity, public liability or equipment insurance), to running your freelance business and more.

You can also find the most common FAQs answered by Dinghy and an entire dictionary of common terms used in the world of freelancing, insurance and business.

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The best free sites for freelancers

May 5, 2021

The best things in life are free. If we didn’t believe that mantra before, then we sure do now that we work freelance. While freelancing allows most of us to build a living that is flexible, exciting and pays the bills, we’re not always left with huge amounts of cash at the end of the month. We’re also rarely blessed

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Essential insurances for a freelancer

May 4, 2021

Buying business insurance as a freelancer can be overwhelming and confusing. There are so many different types of insurance that it can be hard to know what you need. You don’t want to be paying for cover that will never apply to you, but equally you want peace of mind to know that the most common risks are covered. At

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Freelancer News April: IR35 and Earth Day

Apr 29, 2021

April; it was the month where the blossom bloomed, the sun shone and the pubs finally pulled pints after a winter of lockdown. We hope that all our freelancers have managed to get out and explore some of those new freedoms – whether your idea of a good time is a sweaty spin class or an all-day shopping spree. Once

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