Edit Billing Method

Any time you wish to edit your billing information, please go Settings > Billing Methods. Here, you may remove your billing method, edit your billing method, or change your p...

Billing Methods

Upwork currently accepts Visa, Discover, Mastercard, and American Express. Virtual, gift and prepaid cards are not accepted. To add a credit card in Upwork, you will need to ent...

Add a Credit Card

To add a credit card Go to Settings > Billing Methods Click the Add Method button. When a credit card is added, Upwork may charge a $1 Authorization hold: Upwork puts a $1...

Add a PayPal Account

To add a billing method Go to Settings > Billing Methods Click the Add Method button. Please note that in order to use PayPal as your billing method You must have a verifi...

Pay by Bank Account

The option to enroll in bank account billing will only be available to those with a qualifying Upwork history. If you see it as an option in your Billing Methods, you are eligib...

Pay in Local Currency

For your convenience, Upwork will default to charging credit and debit cards in local currency for clients with billing addresses in the following countries. Australia (AUD) Ca...

Remove Billing Method

All clients must have a verified billing method on file at all times. It is possible to add multiple credit cards or PayPal accounts, but you can only set one as your primary bi...

Financial Transactions are Limited

At times, we must place a financial hold on a user’s account. When we take this step, you will see the following error message (or one similar to it) when you try to access cert...

Active Credit Card - Account Suspended

In order to deliver on the Upwork Hourly Protection, we have to temporarily suspend any Upwork account shortly before the credit card associated with it expires. This is one of ...

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