On April 12 the “Quotes” page for freelancers is getting a face-lift to make it easier to keep track of the quotes you send. The primary focus is now “Quotes in Negotiation”, which shows you all of your quotes that have responses from an employer. This makes it easy to identify the quotes you need… Read more »
We know that looking through quotes can be a daunting process, so we’re unveiling a new look for our Quotes page to help make it easier. On April 12th, you’ll see all of the same helpful filters and sorting options, but in a simpler format. All of the quote details will be tucked away so… Read more »
It’s about to become easier for you to set clear work terms even as you submit your quote. Starting April 12, an employer will be able to to take a quote you submit and make it an agreement. When submitting a quote you can still use a placeholder. An employer can also hire you while… Read more »
We’ve made a few changes to the SafePay section of agreements to help you get to work faster with total peace of mind. Thanks to feedback from users like you, we identified the most popular minimum balance requirement options and got rid of the less popular ones. You can now require that 50%, 75% or… Read more »
To help you protect your account, we are rolling out a new feature that gives you the chance to verify your phone number. If you ever find yourself locked out with no access to your email, you’ll be able to request that a security code be sent to your phone number to recover your account.
On January 15 we’ll be issuing 1099-MISC tax forms to all qualifying U.S. freelancers. It is your responsibility to report your 1099-MISC earnings to the IRS. To view or print your 1099-MISC Form: Sign in to your Guru.com account. Click Payments in the header. Click the “1099 Tax Forms” tab. Which freelancers qualify for a 1099-MISC… Read more »