Rent in Cambodia: Live in a Mansion for $100 a Month

Making a living as a freelance copywriter definitely has its merits. When you’re in my line of work, you choose your own hours, you don’t have a boss to answer to and you can work from anywhere there’s an Internet connection. There’s also a lot of money to be made. The more financially motivated freelance copywriters can command as much...

How to Sit on the Beach and Watch the Money Roll in

Back in 2009, I was taking a six-week holiday at a beach resort on the island of Koh Phangan in Thailand. Almost everyone there was on vacation, of course. And they were having a great time, enjoying the fun and sun, and spending money. Lots of it. Not earning it. But not me... That's because I'm a freelance copywriter. That just means I write sales letters, promotional emails, and other communications...just easy, conversational English.

Work Anywhere, Earn Plenty…the Perfect Portable Career

Thanks to the location independence my career provides, I've enjoyed the privilege of making a living from some truly amazing locations all over the world. Places like the top deck of a ferry crossing the Gulf of Thailand at the sleeping cabin of a night train on the way to Sapa, a pub on Dublin's Temple Bar...

Great Pay, Great Lifestyle…the Benefits of Copywriting

It was an offer I couldn’t refuse. "Jason," my friend Brad told me. "I know you can work from anywhere in the world." He was right. Freelance copywriters like me can make a living—and often a very good living (in excess of six-figures per year)—from just about anywhere in the world. All you need are the secrets to writing a simple sales letter, a laptop, and an Internet connection...and you’re good to go. "And I know," Brad said, "that you’ve never been to Thailand."