Learn to manage your finances: accountancy firm HW Fisher & company is running an evening seminar, on Tuesday 13 September, on tax for the self-employed and staff who have recently become freelance. The experts will cover tax and NI for the self-employed; self-assessment; allowable expenses; setting up in business; and operating via a limited liability company. Reserve your place on the NUJ website.
Blacklisting, Bullying, Whistleblowing & Police Surveillance: the Blacklist Support Group is holding a two-day event starting 11.00 on Friday 16 September at the University of Greenwich. Michelle Stanistreet, NUJ general secretary, and John Hendy QC will join a range of speakers including union leaders, politicians and activists. More details and how to book your free ticket on the university's website.
Go Google: free workshops on Google tools for journalists. Book now to reserve your place for Manchester on Tuesday 6 September; Belfast on Friday 30 September; Cardiff on Tuesday 25 October; and Edinburgh on Tuesday 8 November on the NUJ website.
The collection agency DACs is giving away a £100 gift card each day from Monday 5 September until Friday 9 September to mark the final month of Payback – its annual service distributing royalties to artists and estates with artworks in UK books, magazines and TV programmes. Find out more on the DACs website.