Bill Rate vs Pay Rate: What’s the Difference?

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Bill rate and pay rate are easy terms to confuse—they both factor into the decision of how much you should charge for your services as an independent contractor. When negotiating with a client at the start of a project, make sure you are clear on your rates, and if you are discussing dollars in terms of…

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The Weekly Independent: January 8, 2018

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Staying on top of your field means staying ahead of the biggest news stories. That’s why each week we bring you The Weekly Independent, a quick-hit digest of news of note from around the web. The benefits and drawbacks of the new tax bill for gig workers, according to the New York Times. A proposal from…

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The Weekly Independent: January 2, 2018

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Staying on top of your field means staying ahead of the biggest news stories. That’s why each week we bring you The Weekly Independent, a quick-hit digest of news of note from around the web. A reflection on major independent workforce trends from 2017 and a look ahead to new changes in 2018. The Washington Post…

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