FCP033 – The Grass Isn’t Always Greener When You Run Your Own Business

Welcome back to the Financial Conversation Podcast!

In this episode, we are talking about the pros and cons of working for a traditional employer vs. running your own business. We’ve found that sometimes the grass isn’t always greener when you’re self-employed.

Quitting your job to run your own business may sound like a dream, but there are some downsides and factors to consider before you make the leap to self employment.

Being self-employed might sound like a dream, but it's a lot harder than it looks. Here are the pros and cons to consider before making the leap.

In this episode we discuss:

  • 1:50 – Benefits Packages
  • 6:20 – Paid Time Off
  • 12:20 – Setting Boundaries
  • 17:00 – Flexible Work Hours
  • 24:45 – Chonce’s Work Experiences
  • 34:15 – Insurance, Taxes, and Other Expenses
  • 41:45 – Benefits of Running Your Own Business

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