How to Deal with Last Minute Customer Cancellations

Time is Money. But if only everyone understood and respected that. When you are self-employed every penny counts and it can be so frustrating when your clients or customers cancel a booking at the last minute. Of course, going self-employed means you will need to accept some level of risk. But how do you best (more…)

What Invoice Number Should I Start With?

Including an invoice number is a legal requirement for your sales invoices, whether you are self-employed, have a Limited Company and/or VAT registered or not. Invoice numbering is needed because if HMRC ever investigates your business, they will review your invoices in numerical order. This is a check to confirm that you have included all (more…)

Sample Invoice for Freelance Work

Obviously getting paid is one of the most important aspects of being a freelancer, but how do you actually invoice someone and get the money in?  Well, it’s really easy when you know how so we have created a sample invoice for you to download and edit for your own personal details, as well as (more…)

How to do an Invoice in Word

Obviously getting paid is one of the most important aspects of being a freelancer or self employed, but how do you actually do your invoice and get the money in?  Well, it’s really easy when you know how so we have created a sample invoice for you to download and edit for your own personal (more…)