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

Before engaging a freelancer, you’ll need to add a Billing Method to your account. There are three billing methods available to clients. Credit Card Upwork accepts Visa, Discove...

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 billing history. If you see it as an option in your Billing Methods, you ar...

Pay in Local Currency

For your convenience, Upwork will default to charging Visa, MasterCard, or American Express credit and debit cards in local currency for clients with billing addresses in the fo...

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

If you received an error that Financial transactions for Account Name (8-Digit #) have been limited, it means we have temporarily put a hold on your account, commonly due to a f...

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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