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8 Making sure you get paid on time

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Once you’ve gone to all the trouble of going it alone, finding new customers, managing your workload wonderfully and so on, the last thing you want is to encounter delays in getting paid. This is (to some extent) part and parcel of freelance life, but you can take steps to minimise the inconvenience along the way, as this chapter shows.

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Step one: Understand why you need to issue invoices

Once you’ve completed an assignment for a customer, get into the habit of doing your invoices as promptly as possible, so that ...

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