Your Money: Freelancers have ‘perfect storm’ of anxiety because of COVID-19
NEW YORK(Reuters) – The crisis posed by COVID-19 is worrisome enough for full-time employees. Imagine life as a freelancer.
FILE PHOTO: A women sits alone on a park bench watching the sky after sun set in Encinitas, California, U.S. October 7, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Blake
Your income can vary wildly from month to month and is likely being cut back as companies shave costs. Your check may come in the mail, or it may not. Your healthcare is expensive, or you may not even be able to afford it – which makes you even more terrified of the coronavirus.
What amplifies the impact is that so much of…