How to set yourself up for tax as a freelancer

  So you want to (or have already) go freelance. You’ve ditched the 9-5 and are set to work your hours, for your clients, your way. So what do you need to do tax wise? And how do you offset all those business costs? As one set to do just this here’s what you need…

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Leaving the 9-5: Becca Johns, marketing and social media consultant

Ever wondered just how to leave the rat race and go freelance? In our new series we talk to people who’ve done it and are enjoying every minute… Becca Johns is a marketing and social media consultant, and a course tutor for Digital Mums. She’s 41 and lives in Winchester. Her children are 9 and…

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How much does it cost to set up a blog?

  So, I’ve been blogging for about three months now, but most of that has been working out how to get the darn site live, hosted, how to link up social media and reading everyone else’s posts about how to make it big. I’ve no idea if this will ever make any money. The reason…

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How do people leave the rat race?

So as you know, this blog is all about how to balance kids and a career. How find fulfilling work that makes you happy but also that enables you to be around for when your kids get home, or allows you to take extra time off in the holidays. Many mums have done this by…

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