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Increase in Online Shopping Means Increase in Fraud, Here’s How to Protect Yourself

Kalen Bruce | February 7, 2017

There’s no denying that online fraud is worse than ever, because every day it’s worse than the day before. Hackers are getting smarter, and even though technology to prevent them is getting better, it seems like the hackers are often much quicker. Why does this fraud keep growing? Simple. It’s an easy way to make […]

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January 23, 2017

The Difference Between Independent Contractors and Employees (And What’s Best for You)

So we like to talk about the Gig Economy quite a bit around here, which means you’ll hear the words “independent contractor” and “employee” thrown around quite a bit. But what do those titles really mean? Legally and otherwise? There are many distinctions that go deeper than surface level, so let’s dive in… Two Different […]

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April 13, 2017

The hierarchy of companies now embracing the Gig Economy

When most people think of the Gig Economy, they think of the employee. The stereotype of someone driving an UBER around to make ends meet still permeates. And for good reason. The Gig Economy has forever changed our economy and has given the employee more options when it comes to making money and deciding when […]

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December 14, 2016

Allow me to introduce myself….and the gig economy.

When I was given the privilege of being hired as a blogger for the fantastic upcoming app Veryfier, I considered jumping right in to the more in depth facets of the new gig economy. I’ve decided we’ll have plenty of time for that however, and I think a prep course is in store for my […]

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November 22, 2017

A Framework for Modern Employment

It seems to be that my blog posts on the Gig Economy seem to flip-flop each week:  One showcasing the benefits of it and the next one lamenting the problems inherit in it.  This week will be a post that highlights the problems with the Gig Economy mainly because of a recent UK Report that […]

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May 4, 2017

The numbers don’t lie…..

“There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.” – Mark Twain via Benjamin Disraeli. That may be true in politics or when you are trying to form someone’s opinion, but here we are just laying out some of the statistics that prove the Gig economy is here to stay.  Some of these […]

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April 28, 2017

Nine alternatives to Uber

The gig economy is more than just Uber! Now repeat it. The Gig economy is more than just Uber! Good, that feels better doesn’t it. I know it does for me. Way too often, when I describe the Gig economy, I revert to using Uber as the prime example. And while it may be the […]

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February 20, 2017

Gig Workers: Here’s What You Need to Know About Filing Your Taxes

When it comes to taxes, life isn’t always easy. There’s not a whole lot of common sense with taxes, as far as which taxes we pay and how filing works. When we work a regular job, our employer gives us a W2, we file it with an accountant or plug it into Turbo Tax, and […]

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January 30, 2017

What 2017 Looks Like for the Shared Economy Under President Trump

I’ve touched on how the Trump Administration would affect the Gig Economy, but now that we’re getting into the first 100 days of his presidency, we can really start to see what’s going to change. Nothing drastic is going to happen right now. There are other things on President Trump’s radar right now, so don’t […]

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January 2, 2017

Detecting Fraud: 4 Ways Online Frauders are Framing You

Want to get rich quick? Learn online fraud. That’s about the only way it can actually happen, but is it really worth doing the time? It doesn’t often work out for these fraudulent framers who are trying to steal your life. You can make sure you’re safe by being smart about how you use the internet, […]

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