I love the freedom of being an independent contractor. I love being able to pick and choose the times I deliver for Ubereats, Grubhub, Doordash and Postmates. Read enough of this site and you can probably tell, I love being my own boss.
Having said that, one thing about not being an employee really bites at times: No paid time off.
We don’t get vacation. We don’t get holiday pay. We don’t get sick days. That’s part of why you’ll hear people calling this a grind. If you’re not out there working, you’re not making money.
There’s no boss giving us vacation time.
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