Advantages and Disadvantages of Fiction or Non Fiction Writing for Profit

Fiction or non-fiction – What’s the difference? The Writer helps both fiction and non-fiction writers create and maintain successful businesses. In many respects, fiction and non-fiction writing businesses have the same issues: Both need to keep financial records for their own use and for taxes Both need to be aware of copyright issues Both need… Continue reading Advantages and Disadvantages of Fiction or Non Fiction Writing for Profit

How to Get Paid on Time

If you want your writing business to succeed, there are only two things you need to do: Find clients. Get them to pay you. I talked to a consulting client the other day. She was frustrated because she started her business with lots of customers, but she was having trouble getting paid. There are lots… Continue reading How to Get Paid on Time

End of Year Wrap Up

If you are like me, you probably have been putting off doing your bookkeeping and financial stuff because you’re busy with writing assignments. But you’ll need to do this before the end of the year. I wrote an article about this subject, with some helpful hints for organizing and recording your books. You can read… Continue reading End of Year Wrap Up