While some of those work-from-home B.S. ads may sell you a dream, freelance life is tougher than ever. Besides Gen Xers and early millennials planning for things like big purchases and early retirement, figure in the former retail and other service workers on who've gotten on their IG hustle in the past year. Yeah, it's intense but this isn't to say that you shouldn't live out your dreams.
Here's an infographic for you -