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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What to look out for in a client contract

Feb 26, 2021

If you’ve read our previous blog on “What to include in a freelancer contract”, you’ve probably already got a good idea of what a contract of services should look like and what terms you prefer to work under. However, sometimes, the contract might come to you from the client-side. This can be a bit of a heart-stopping moment for freelancers.

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How to switch off as a freelancer

Feb 16, 2021

While “flexibility” might be the big buzzword in the industry, freelancers have often found that the boundaries between work and their personal life can blur. With coronavirus restrictions still keeping us at home, it can be even harder than usual to switch off. Mental health experts are increasingly worried about burnout, as more of us work longer hours without a break,

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7 blogs every freelancer should be reading

Feb 16, 2021

We’ve written before about why we think having a blog is an essential tool for freelancers. But we also recommend that you make a habit of reading a few blogs from a freelancers point of view as well. Freelancing can be a lonely life at the best of times, but especially now while we’re all working from home. Following a blog can help

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