The economic lockdown revealed how financially vulnerable self-employed people are.
Tag - self-employed
Traditional insurance models do not sufficiently cater for those in the so-called gig economy, but FMI is changing that.
The financial industry must innovate in order to keep up with the needs of self-employed people.
Tamsin, one of the contestants in this year's Absa/City Press Money Makeover Challenge, learnt how to manage the rollercoaster ride of a freelancer's irregular income.
The biggest risk for the self-employed is being unable to work due to illness or trauma.
Freelancers need to understand their tax obligations: far too many land up in financial difficulty as they have not made provision for their tax.
Applying for a home loan can be a complex process for entrepreneurs or freelancers ‒ people who have uncertain or unpredictable income flows.