Welcome to The Loaf - making money & business more approachable for self-employed creatives & freelancers
You work hard for your money.
Shouldn't it be working hard for you?
By definition, investing is the allocation of resources (usually money, time or energy) with the expectation of a future benefit.
This means that things like taking a course, buying a book, or going to the gym can all be viewed as an investment.
But as a creative, there are certain areas where your dollars have the most impact.
These are five of those areas (and only one is the stock market 👀)
Friendly money & business reminders for self-employed creatives
✅ Review your credit limits
✅ Make Q4 estimated tax payment
💰 How much a YouTuber with 3.7 million subscribers made last year
💌 How to write a cleaner newsletter
🛍 Visual - 2022 consumer behavior report (note: this was super interesting to me, varying across different industries outside of creative work)
🎥 Watch: J Cole's advice on how to destroy doubt
✍🏼 Freelance Finds: Free templates for YouTube scriptwriters (and anyone who makes videos)