Say "yes!" to ALCS


The Authors' Licensing and Collecting Society - or ALCS - is currently in the midst of its September distribution. Thousands of writers will be receiving a share of the money it's collected.

The ALCS sounds almost too good to be true, which is why many writers - particularly nervous newer writers, wary of scams - don't sign up to it.

But, once you've nailed some broadcast credits, you really, really should.

There is an initial sign-up fee of £36, paid once, and the organisation takes 10% of the money it collects on your behalf (money it uses to fund its...

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Published: Thursday 28th September 2023

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