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Gigacover webinar highlights importance of income protection for freelancers

Gigacover is holding a webinar titled, “Freelancing 101: Assured and Insured for the Future,” which is aimed at freelancers and individual contractors. This webinar will highlight the importance of income protection and showcase how Gigacover’s products and services can assist informal workers in safeguarding their income and assets. 

The online event is scheduled for June 30 at 4 p.m. and welcomes all individuals interested in gaining insights into the gig economy and protection strategies.

“We are excited to host this webinar and bring together freelancers and individual contractors to discuss the significance of income protection and how technology can assist them in managing risk and securing their income and assets,” said Amerson Lin, CEO and co-founder of Gigacover. “As the nature of work continues to evolve, it is crucial for individuals to have access to the necessary tools and resources to ensure they are well-prepared and protected for the future.”

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Building a freelancing career

The webinar presents an excellent opportunity to gain valuable insights and best practices for building a successful freelance career, understanding the risks and liabilities associated with freelancing, and learning effective management strategies. It is open to freelancers and individual contractors of all experience levels, as well as anyone interested in affordable and accessible income protection solutions. 

In collaboration with Upwork Pilipinas-Freelancers, an 800,000-member Facebook community for Filipino freelancers, the webinar will cover the risks and liabilities associated with freelancing, emphasizing how income protection serves as a safety net for gig workers. This event aims to guide freelancers through the intricate landscape of gig work while equipping them with the necessary tools and resources to ensure they are well-prepared and insured.

“I have personally witnessed the remarkable growth and immense potential that the work-from-home scene and freelancing hold,” said Rey Macrohon of Upwork Pilipinas-Freelancers. “Through this webinar, I hope to share my experiences, lessons learned, and practical strategies for fostering success in this ever-evolving landscape.”

Registration is free and open to the public. To secure your spot, please sign up here.