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General

What is FreelancerWorkers.com?

Freelancerworkers.com is a virtual workspace for businesses to outsource their projects to talented freelancers from around the world.  Freelancers bid on projects and only are paid when the project is completed. This means, if they do not complete the work you get your money back! Your funds are held in a secure escrow account and only released when you are satisfied.  By outsourcing through FreelancerWorkers.com, businesses typically get projects done in half the time and cost.

Why use FreelancerWorkers.com?

For Business:

  1. Quality Freelancer - Businesses get to review freelancers past work and rating before selecting the right candidate.  This ensures quality candidates for the job.
  2. Safe - Businesses only pay freelancers when they are satisfied with the work.  Therefore minimizing the risk of loosing money on uncompleted jobs.
  3. Cost Effective - It is cost effective. Businesses save money on hiring and placing a worker on site.

 

For Workers

  1. Safe - For Workers 100% of funds needs to be escrowed before you start work. This will ensure you get paid when the job is done.
  2. Cost Effective -  Workers can do the job at their site reducing travel cost or time.
  3. Reduced Risk - You do not need to take any money out of pocket to do a project. There are no membership fee or any other fee.  You only pay a commission when your job is completed.   
How does FreelancerWorkers work?

In Point Summary:

  1. Businesses Post a project.
  2. Freelancers search and bid on jobs they like.
  3. Businesses award project to freelancer of their choice.
  4. Freelancers accept the job offer.
  5. Businesses escrow 100% of funds.
  6. When job is done Businesses release the funds to freelancers.
What are your site Policies?

Please refer to link below:

http://www.gorillaworkers.com/terms

What is your sites Privacy?

FreelancerWorkers.com does not collect any personal information about you. We will not use cookies to collect or distribute information about you for any purpose. It is company policy that our customer databases remain confidential and private. We have not and will not ever sell names or confidential private data to "spammers" or other parties who would like to use our databases to advertise or solicit their products or services. FreelancerWorkers.com do not collect any information from your system.

What Fee do Business Pay?

The only fee business pay is charged by PayPal to fund your Project.  We do not charge businesses "ANY" fees to use our service. In an event of arbitration. A 8.4% fee is charged to both worker and employer.

What Fee or Commission do Freelancers Pay?

Fee - We do not charged Freelancers ANY fee to use our services. There or no membership fee, posting fee or any other fee.  

 

Commission - Freelancers only pay a commission of 8.4% when the  job is completed. This commission is only charged when the job is completed and when the freelancer gets paid.

Employer

How do I post a project?
  1. Sign Up.
  2. Login to the System
  3. And click on Post A Project in top left of the menu bar.
How do I award a project?
  1. Login to your account.
  2. Go to MyProjects on the top  menu bar.
  3. Select Open Projects on lower menu bar.
  4. Select your projects.
  5. Click on Award Project next to Freelancers name.
How do I retract an award I have already issued?
  1. Go to Dashboard
  2. Select your project
  3. Click on Revoke Button. Project can only be revoked as long as money have not been escrowed to freelancer.
After selecting bidder what do I do?
  1. Wait for Bidder to Accept your project. After bidder has accepted your project.  You will need to fund your FreelancerWorkers account for freelancers to start work.
  2. To fund you account - go to Project page and click on Deposit Funds button. We use PayPal to deposit funds.
Can I extend project deadline after selecting bidder

Yes you can extend the project deadline.  Do this in your project page.

Can I edit the project after selecting bidder?

Once a freelancer had been awarded a project and has accepted your project. The project details cannot be edited.

Can I delete the project after selecting bidder?

Once a freelancer had been awarded a project and has accepted your project. You cannot cancel or delete the project.

What is the entire process in summary?
  1. Post a Project
  2. Select a Freelancer.
  3. Deposit Escrow funds to start work,
  4. Release funds when Project done 
  5. Rate the freelancer
What is the policy on project discussions?

Our policy is simple. You are free to use any means to communicate with freelancer. You are also responsible to keep and provide evidence of conversation in case of arbitration.

What fees will employers incure?

  • Employees will incur paypal transfer fee to fund the account. This fee is charged by PayPal.
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  • In an event of a dispute both parties will incur a 3.3% dispute fee.
  • To withdraw funds employees will incure a 4.4% fee. This fee is charged by PayPal.
  • How do I fund the project?

    We use PayPal as our payment gateway. PayPal has proven to be a reliable gateway with low fees.  To fund project, you will need a PayPal account.

    How do I withdraw funds?

    To withdraw funds. Go to Finance and Select the Withdraw Funds button. Then enter yor PalPal ID and FreelancerWorkers password and click on withdraw funds button.

    Employers generally do not withdraw funds. However when they do we charge employees a 4.4% fee. This fee is PayPal fund transfer fee. 

     

    What fee will I incure to withdraw funds?

    Employers generally do not withdraw funds. However when they do we charge employees a 4.4% fee. This fee is PayPal fund transfer fee.

    Freelancers

    How do I accept a project given to me?

    When a project is awarded to you, an email would be sent to you.

    Go to your Dashboard. Select the project and  ACCEPT THE PROJECT.

    Can I edit my bid?

    You can edit your bid and scope of what you can do before the project is awarded.

     

    Once the project is awarded you cannot edit your bid or description.

    Can I cancel the project after I accept it?

    You cannot cancel the project after you accept it.  Your only option is to complete the project or to do a dispute.  

    After accepting a project what do I?

    You would wait for Employer to escrow the funds in full before starting work.

    What is the policy on project discussions?

    Our policy is simple. You are free to use any means to communicate with employer.  Note, You are also responsible to keep and provide evidence of conversation in case of arbitration.

    What fees do freelancers Incur?

    You will not incur any fees to use our site.

    You will however incur a 3.3% commission upon completion of the project. Commission is charged when employee releases funds. 

    What is FreelancerWorkers commission?

    You will incur a 3.3% commission upon completion of the project. Commission is charged when employee releases funds. 

    How do I withdraw funds?

    To withdraw funds. Go to Finance and Select the Withdraw Funds button. Then enter your PalPal ID and GorillaWorkers password and click on withdraw funds button. You will not incur any charges to withdraw funds.

    What fee will I incure to withdraw funds?

    You will not incur any charges to withdraw funds.

    Arbitration

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