- "Hey, so, you should know that people everywhere can use your help. Usually you'll find them near crisis spots in the city. Here's one! See if you can lend a hand?" — Oracle
- "So long as you're on the job, there are suckers -- ah, people all over the city who might reward you a little extra for a job well done. Let me show you one now. Take everything you can get, right?" — Calculator
Freelance Missions, sometimes known as side missions, are missions that are not assigned by iconic characters. They do not have introductory messages and are usually simpler than normal missions.