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Four Reasons Freelancing Is a Good Business Idea

Freelancing is becoming a popular career choice. More people are choosing to work from home instead of working a typical nine to five job. They can choose what jobs to do and when they can work. They are working around their family and life instead of living around their job.

Here are some reasons why freelancing could work for you:

  • You can work at home where you are comfortable. It is usually more comfortable to work in the familiar setting of your own home office. Many people also feel like they get more done when they are wearing their comfortable clothes or even pyjamas!
  • There are no office politics. You are going to be home by yourself so you don’t have to listen to others who are complaining about life or the job. You also don’t have to compete for a promotion against the others who work with you.
  • Working from home saves you time. You won’t have to commute, saving you time. You can work an extra hour instead of sitting in traffic. This will also make your business more profitable.
  • It could also save you money. You won’t be spending money on the bus or petrol in your car. Since you won’t be driving as much, you will have less maintenance on your car. Many office workers go out to eat on a regular basis, so you could be saving money that way too!

Freelancing may be a great career option, giving you the flexibility to work around your life instead of the other way around. It is becoming more common as more people are finding good jobs that allow them to work from home and support their family.  

Don’t forget that even when you work as a freelance is important to think about your superannuation to protect your future. Contact us to learn more about the benefits of becoming a member of Nationwide Super.