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Freelance Resources
Updated: April 24th, 2017 11:18 AM (MT)

Resources for Freelancers and Contractors

This area contains information that may help independents answer some of their questions.


This FAQ is a comprehensive panel discussion about independent contracting in the technical writing field.

Other Resources

Here is The Ultimate Freelancers Guide: Everything You Need to Know About Getting Jobs, Getting Paid, and Getting Ahead on the Simple Dollar website. Thanks to Megan Hartsell for providing this link!


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