How often do you check your Business Finances?

How often do you check your Business Finances?

How often do you check your business finances? As I was enjoying a beverage at my favorite watering hole (coffee shop), I was greeted with the following questions from a fellow freelancer, “So how often do you check your business accounts?”.  Without...
Cash Envelops

Cash Envelops

Why is cash envelops such a tough discussion? One of the ways to save (or not overspend) is to use cash envelops.  It is a really simple approach.  Select an item, which you purchase on a regular basis.  Determine a budget, place that amount in an envelop, and take...
Delayed Gratification

Delayed Gratification

The Need to Eliminate Delayed Gratification What is delay gratification (or deferred gratification)?  According to Wikipedia, Delayed Gratification or Deferred Gratification describes the process that the subject undergoes when the subject resists the temptation of an...
Freelance Accounts

Freelance Accounts

My freelance accounts A few weeks ago while enjoying my favorite beverage at one of my local hangouts (coffee shop), a fellow freelancer asked me about my finances.  Most freelancer do not like to explain their finances and process.  I have no problem explaining my...
Financial Goals for 2020

Financial Goals for 2020

Financial Goals for 2020 This is always a great time of year for me and most freelancer.  Business slows down, and I really take this time to begin crafting goals for the upcoming year. While some (freelancer and agency owners) will develop goals for growth of the...
Developing the Archer Mentality

Developing the Archer Mentality

How to develop the archer mentality? What is the archer mentality?  In a few words, saving for things that really matter.  As freelancer, how many times do we spend for the shining objective and find ourselves either outside of our comfort space or just do not have...