Most freelancers are frequently on the go, and many of them can function in any space where there is an Internet connection. Wouldn’t it be great to make great use of your iOS device to better manage your freelance business?
Here are a few great iOS apps that freelancers may find especially useful:
MyPrice – Costs: $1.99
MyPrice is a valuable iOS app for independent contractors who aren’t sure how much they should charge for their services, whether on a project basis or at an hourly rate. This app gives you a general idea of how much you should charge a client based on various personal and external factors such as your background and daily expenses. MyPrice caters to an extensive range of freelance jobs, from web design and programming to writing and copy editing.
Expensify – Costs: Nothing
You may not need to submit an expense report to your boss (what boss?), but you do need to be responsible when it comes to recording your business-related expenses. Expensify is a nifty app that allows you to track your purchases as they occur by syncing them with your bank accounts and credit cards. This iOS app also allows you to use your camera phone as a receipt scanner for purchases that are made with cash.
SignEasy – Costs: Nothing
Have you ever finalized a sales contract, NDA, or consent form with a client, but had no immediate access to a printer, scanner, or fax machine? SignEasy is a secure and convenient way to use your iPhone or iPad to sign documents, whether at home, at the office, or at a remote location. This app allows you to easily import a document, edit PDFs, sign with a stylus or your finger, and email the final document or save it on Dropbox or other similar applications.
2Do: Tasks Done in Style – Costs: $9.99
There are hundreds of productivity apps out there, but if an app’s overall interface matters to you, then 2Do is one thing that’s worth spending on. This attractive and intuitive task manager has tons of useful features, such as picture attachments, audio notes, tabbed lists, instant previews, multiple alerts per task, as well as dragging and dropping tasks to and from lists.
Invoice2go Plus – Costs: Nothing
Invoice2go – Costs: $9.99
One of the hardest parts about freelancing isn’t actually making money, but collecting it. Invoice2go is one app that will make it a lot easier for you to create invoices, credit memos, estimates, and purchase orders. You’ll be able to effortlessly calculate taxes based on the state you’re in, and can also keep track of the clients who still owe you. Invoice2go comes with several invoice template styles to choose from, and also allows you to place a PayPal button on your invoice to make the entire process even more convenient.
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