Open Thread: Do You Ever Work for Free?

As freelancers, we need to earn a profit or we'll go out of business. But, if you're like me you also get a lot of requests from people who want you to do work for them for free. Sometimes, they offer something or some service in exchange (barter), but most often they simply want us to do something for them because they can't afford to pay for our regular services. … [Read more...]