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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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5 things you need to know before starting your freelance business

Oct 31, 2018

If you’re employed by a company but feel unfulfilled, the dream of working for yourself can seem very attractive. Freelancers can pick and choose their clients and projects, work when they feel like it and keep all the money they make, rather than lining someone else’s pockets. Sounds perfect. In reality, freelance life is unpredictable. You’re walking away from a


Top 10 mistakes freelancers make when starting out

Oct 18, 2018

Starting your own business can seem like a daunting process, but it’s actually relatively easy to do. In fact, some people start businesses almost by accident. The hard part isn’t starting a business; the hard part is running it successfully. Freelance life is unpredictable, and quite often, your business can take a completely different route to the one you expected.


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How to supplement your income using your Dinghy referral page

Oct 17, 2018

Back in July of this year, we announced the launch of our proof-of-policy pages, which is a fantastic tool to prove to your clients in realtime that your business is insured. But did you know that this page also functions as a referral page from which can earn you vouchers to spend either at Amazon* or John Lewis / Waitrose†?


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