There’s tons of advice on how to budget — but most of it doesn’t apply to freelancers.
Most budgeting advice starts like this:
Step 1: Determine Your Income. Write down how much money you earn each month.
People with traditional jobs think this is a no-brainer. Freelancers and other small business owners beg to differ. For us, Step 1 — determining your income — is the hardest.
So how can you form a budget if your income swings wildly from month to month? READ MORE at this post about budgeting on an irregular income.