Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 20, 2013
More than half of freelancers in a survey by CreditDonkey.com, a small business credit card comparison and personal finance website, said they do not make enough money to sustain the type of lifestyle they want.
Survey Findings: http://www.creditdonkey.com/freelancers-money.html
Yet the vast majority, some 85%, are able to make enough to pay at least the minimum on all their bills. Half are able to afford health insurance. Only 16% have been unable to pay their taxes.
- 36% of respondents said they work only 10 to 20 hours a week.
- 52% reported their emotional well-being has improved since they became an independent contractor.
- 49% plan to continue being an independent contractor indefinitely.
From November 5 to November 27, 2012, CreditDonkey.com surveyed 424 independent contractors in the U.S., age 18 and over, using multiple-choice questions and short-answer questionnaires.
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