British Duchess of Windsor, Wallis Simpson, once said, “You can never be too rich or too thin.” While this may have been stated in an era before eating disorders became an epidemic,
we do agree with the money part of the sentiment. One of the best things
about being in business as a photographer is that you’re completely in
control of your financial destiny. There are no bosses to beg for raises;
instead you set your prices, monitor what you spend and control the
quality of your own work.
The downside to being your own boss, however, is that you are solely
responsible for the growth and success of your business. As tax season
approaches, we thought it practical to check in with some of the industry’s financial experts to gather need-to-know basics on taxes, business
strategy, pricing secrets, software to manage your money and more.
We all like money. Read on to discover strategies to make more.