Propose Another Contract

Already discussing next steps with your client? Speed up the process by creating and sending them a contract for consideration. Your client can then approve the terms and send y...

Submit my deliverables to my client

There are a number of file-sharing options out there, and the clients you work for may each have their own way of doing it. Some companies even have policies about how and where...

Contract Weekly Limit

A weekly limit is the maximum number of hours a freelancer can invoice to an hourly contract in one week. This limit is set by the client, not Upwork. Weekly limits can be set w...

Change Your Contract’s Hourly Rate

You can lower the rate on an active contract, but you can't raise it. To increase your hourly rate, contact the client to request the change. Agency members can’t see or change ...

End your Contract with a Client 

Freelancers usually wait for the client to end the contract. This makes final payment on a fixed-price job easier and ensures that the client leaves feedback for you. However, y...

Why was my contract paused?

For clients: If there is a problem with your Upwork account, your contracts will be paused. This is most likely due to an issue with a billing method. For example, your credit c...

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