No matter how hard we try, no matter how many resources we have, the chaos is real, the exhaustion undeniable, and the stress and guilt hard to cope with. But we’ve gathered a few ideas and thoughts from other parents in the same boat to help you through it.
We can use the current difficult situation to learn more about our financial preferences. This is an especially important exercise for freelancers, who generally have more flexibility and autonomy when it comes to making lifestyle decisions.
Taking time off work as a new parent can be daunting no matter what job you have; but as a freelancer, you might feel totally baffled as to how to begin with planning a parental leave. But the good news is that taking maternity and paternity leave as a freelancer is possible, especially if you plan ahead.
Freelancers can now receive a grant of $1,000 from the Small Business Administration. Apply now. It takes about 10 minutes, and it’s really simple.