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What is freelancing and how does it work?

New to freelancing? Let us guide you through the intricacies of setting up as a freelancer and what you can expect after making the switch.

7 min read

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What is the RETA and how can I register?

Before you jump into self-employment, you’ll need to inform the Spanish tax authority. In this article, we explain what the Special Regime for Self-Employed Workers (RETA) is and how you can register.

5 min read

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How much do freelancers make? A guide to the average freelancer salary

Salary is a big consideration when thinking about going freelance. Read our guide to find out average hourly rates for a number of industries.

5 min read

Freelancer quota guide

N26 brings you a practical guide to understanding the freelance quota in Spain.

6 min read

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Self-employed flat rate: all you need to know

Becoming a freelancer? Learn all about the self-employed flat rate, how you can benefit, and how to apply.

6 min read

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The expat’s guide to freelancing in Spain

Kicking off your freelance career in Spain as a foreigner? Here’s what you need to know.

7 min read

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The 7 best cities for freelancers in Spain

From coastal retreats to urban centers, there’s a place for every taste.

9 min read

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Salaried employee vs. self-employed worker - what’s the difference?

Read on to learn the pros and cons of both kinds of roles.

4 min read

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Open your own online store in just 7 steps

From product selection to legal requirements, here’s what you need to know about building an e-commerce business.

8 min read

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Assisting a self-employed family member? You might qualify for benefits

If you’ve been helping out a self-employed family member, you might be eligible for benefits. Read on to find out if you fit the criteria.

4 min read

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How to start your own business

Founding a company is a major commitment. We've put together a checklist to help you get started.

7 min read

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Freelancing FAQs: everything you need to know about freelancing

Going freelance is a big career change and may leave you confused. Read answers to the most commonly asked questions about freelancing.

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Budgeting for freelancers.

Supplementary allowance for the self-employed: what is it and how to get it

Eligibility, amount, application periods, duration, etc. Here you can find out all about the supplementary allowance for self-employed workers and freelancers approved by the Spanish government.

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