Hi, James!

For projects, I always ask for 25% up front and I haven’t had any push back from that.

Once people become more long-term or monthly clients, I do not ask for it to be paid in pieces. Instead, I invoice around the 15th of each month with the total for that entire month. No deposit and they already have the first half of the month’s work completed.

I have found this helps foster the relationship and shows my credibility.

ANd yes, never work for free!

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