Thanks for sharing Jessica. This is a great personal take on one of the many benefits of running your own business.

Not only does it protect your design work on the monetary side, it also protects your process, your ethics and integrity, not to mention giving you greater variety in clients and projects.

Just for the benefit of choosing your clients, freelancing is well worth it. All the rest icing on the cake.

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