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Expert legal advice can be costly when you're working for yourself and it's difficult to know who to turn to for a trustworthy answer.
The rise in homeworkers and the self-employed has been one of the big economic stories of post credit crunch Britain.
Our data has found a 67% increase in home working between 20 and according to the ONS, Britain's population of self-employed has risen by over a million people between 20.
In today's 24 hour news culture, public relations disasters can occur at any time.
Having to deal with the press whilst managing a difficult situation can be hugely stressful as well as being a potential minefield.