Category: Writer Finances

4 Things I Need to Start Doing as a Freelance Writer

As a freelance writer in my 20’s, I have a few things I’m still learning and think that you can learn from too. There are definitely a few things on my to-do list to make me a better writer and more productive. Here are four things I feel I should start doing as a freelance writer, and maybe you think you should add them to your list as well. Check these items out and see what you feel you should add as you begin, or continue, your freelance writing career.
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Common Character Traits I Think A Good Writer Has

Writing has been my dream and I’m so thankful that I get to see it fulfilled. I am doing what I love and learning from others around me. When it comes to a good writer, I strive to keep some of the common character traits I see in the writers around me. I learn from those who have been doing this much longer than I and I have seen a few things that I believe make you an even better writer. Here are a few of the common traits I think it takes to be a good, successful writer.
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Wondering if Freelance Writers Can Make A Decent Living

Writing is a great way to make money from home and I have been doing it for quite a few years. As a writer yourself, you may be wondering if you can make a decent living doing what you enjoy. I’m here to tell you, yes you can! You absolutely can make a decent living using freelance writing as your job, but there are a few things to know before you get started. Take a look at a few tips I would like to share with you as you begin your freelance writing career.
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My Failures on Being a Freelance Writer

When it comes to being a freelance writer, it can be an adventure in itself. Learning how to navigate your own business and being self employed is exciting and can be daunting. I’ve learned a lot since I’ve started my freelance writing career and I’m going to share with you some of my failures. While most times it’s a great career, there are some things I’ve learned that can help you avoid these failures as I have had to learn the hard way.
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How To Be A Frugal Writer and Not Become a Loner

As a freelance writer you’re kinda forced to be “cheap”, but being frugal can take a toll on your relationships if you’re not careful. When you’re into extreme saving, it can really be difficult to have a social life if you’re not careful. There are plenty of ways you can be frugal and still have friends and family to visit. Check out these tips on how you can be frugal writer and not become a loner in the process.
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Extreme Ways I Tried Saving Money

Saving money in this economy is crucial to making it very far, especially for a freelance writer. You have to have a nest egg/savings account for those unforeseen circumstances that come up. I recently tried several extreme ways for saving money and this is what I did. You can consider these options for helping you to save money and increase your savings account or just to start living free from debt.
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