Freelancers struggle to get paid

Contract work booms, but slow compensation frustrating

Posted: November 5, 2017 at 1:09 a.m.

In this October photo, freelancer Jaimyn Chang works in the solitude of his home office in Raleigh, N.C.

For many freelancers and owners of small businesses, signing up clients and completing projects is just one part of the work. Trying to get paid can be almost as time-consuming.

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