Managing finances can be a struggle for independent contractors. Already not easy to begin with, being a contractor whose income varies from week to week means personal finance requires a different approach and planning.
Of course, without a salary cap, the potential for greater income along with better work flexibility balances it out. All you need is shifting your perspective a bit to take into account how your self-employment revenue comes in.
Here are a few bits of advice for independent contractors struggling with their personal finance: