You Asked, We Delivered

by Anna |

Compared with the larger changes we made to the work room earlier this month, last week’s updates may have slipped past your radar. But don’t be fooled – they pack a serious punch! Get acquainted with these small-but-mighty updates to how you track time and invoice for milestones. We hope they make your experience using… Read more »

Announcing New Arbitration Stats

by Anna |

No one likes to find themselves in a dispute. But sometimes, it happens. Most disputes can be settled by negotiation (less than 1% of all Guru.com transactions end up in arbitration). However if you do end up needing arbitration services, you can count on our arbitrators for a fair ruling. How do arbitrators make a… Read more »

Agreements: The Key to Getting Paid On Time

by Anna |

Agreements play an integral role in setting up when you get paid. To avoid late payments and disputes, be sure you include the following elements each time you create an agreement. 1. Milestones (for fixed-price jobs) It is very important to set clear, practical milestones, because they are directly tied to payments. An invoice is automatically… Read more »

Your SafePay Questions, Answered (Freelancers)

by Anna |

Some of you have expressed some SafePay confusion since our site update on Jan. 8. We moved some things around and changed how a few things work – for the better! To help with the learning curve, here are answers to the most common SafePay questions we’ve received. If you still have questions, read about… Read more »