Before engaging a freelancer, you’ll need to add a Billing Method to your account. There are three billing methods available to clients.
Upwork accepts Visa, Discover, Mastercard, and American Express. We do not accept virtual, prepaid, or gift cards. To learn more about adding a credit card to your account, click here.
Bank Account (ACH)
Qualifying clients in the U.S. may use their bank account as billing method. To learn more about qualifying for this billing method, click here.
To add a billing method
Tip: Adding more than one billing method may help avoid account disruption in case a transaction fails.