How Much Should You Charge Per Hour

It’s the inevitable question when it comes down to starting a creative business. JP Danko tackles question by looking at how the expenses add up for in professional photographer’s point of view. Money is a touchy subject for a lot of people – and it seems especially so for photographers. Everyone’s personal circumstances are different, and we Read MoreRead More

How Much To Charge – Why Rate Calculators Come Up Short

One way freelance professionals can determine a rate to charge is to look at all the costs of business (rent, insurance, gas, etc.) and determine how much they need to make to stay afloat. But as Donald Giannatti, this equation is only half of what’s needed to figure out the rate. CODB (Cost of Doing Business) calculations Read MoreRead More

A Checklist to Help Determine Your Rate

Calculating your rate is really one of the toughest things for the freelance filmmaker. Ryan E. Walters provides a thorough article to help you figure out what figures into your day rate. One of the most challenging aspects with any creative endeavor is trying to figure out how to price and charge for your services. Read MoreRead More

How much should I charge to edit this project?

It’s always tough when it comes to money – Paul Zadie breaks down how to answer that age old question – “What should I charge?” …I get this question a lot from freelance editors that are just starting out. They always have a tough time figuring out how to price their services. Creative people tend Read MoreRead More