My Friend Tried Going Freelance and Failed. Here's Why

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My Friend Tried Going Freelance and Failed. Here's Why

Image source: Getty Images As someone who's worked on a freelance basis for many years, I tend to talk up the benefits of being self-employed. For one thing, I really enjoy getting to set my own schedule and work from wherever I want, whether it's my home office or a cabin I'm renting for a much-needed getaway.