It often comes as a surprise, because you sign a contract, do the work and regularly talk with your client while you’re working. There’s basically no reason why your check isn’t coming in on time.
Okay, I’m lying. Money was a factor in my choice to become an entrepreneur, but not because of the value I put on it; because of what money would allow me to do. My main reason for becoming an entrepreneur was because of the freedom it gives me.