Why streamers should save for retirement

Why Streamers Should Save for Retirement

Retirement planning is not generally a topic that gets a lot of attention in the streaming space. After all, it’s pretty boring, the industry...
How the new tax law impacts streamers

How the New U.S Tax Law Impacts Streamers

The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) and You This article was co-written by Ernest Jones and Galen Herbst de Cortina. Galen: So, the new tax bill passed. Remember...
Its dangerous to go fulltime take this business advice TwitchCon 2017

It’s Dangerous to Go Full-Time! Take This Business Advice [TwitchCon 2017 Panel]

For more information, visit our full list of TwitchCon 2017 panels. VoD Link: https://www.twitch.tv/videos/202950625 Moderator: Joel Lui Panelists: Hunter Wild, Julian Bogel, Stella Chuu, Galen Herbst de Cortina Split...
Disclosures 101 for Content Creators

The Do’s and Don’ts of Disclosure for Content Creators – Influencer101 FTC Q&A

On September 20th, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) hosted a live Q&A on Twitter for Social Media Influencers. While the FTC should definitely be commended...
Why Full-Time US Streamers Need Insurance

Why Full-Time US Streamers Need Insurance

Insurance is one of those things that we all wish we didn’t need. It’s also one of those things that gets pushed by salespeople...
Complete Guide to Monetizing Your Stream

Complete Guide to Monetizing Your Stream

Let's take a look at how content creators can monetize. The great news is that you have more options than ever. The unfortunate side...
Twitch Earn Free Bits

How to Earn Free Bits on Twitch

Cheering has been a feature on Twitch since mid-2016, which allows viewers to spend a currency called Bits on Twitch Partners and Affiliates. The...
Initial Business Steps for Streamers

Initial Business Steps for Streamers

There's a lot of information out there on running a business. If you’ve been following our posts you know that you should decide whether...
Twitch Affiliate Tax Form

Twitch Affiliate Tax Form Overview

Congrats on finally getting your Twitch Affiliate invite! The good news is that there aren’t that many steps between you and having bits turned...
Twitch Steps to Take as Affiliate

Steps Streamers Should Take as Twitch Affiliates

By now you’ve most likely heard of the Twitch Affiliates program. I think it’s so cool that they’ve added it! After all, many small...