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Staying Safe Using Direct Contracts

We are committed to ensuring Upwork remains a safe and secure platform where everyone in our community can thrive. As we all work together toward this goal, it is important to b...

How to Accept and Fund a Direct Contract

At Upwork, we are committed to helping clients connect with the talent and expertise you need. With Direct Contracts, you can easily work with independent professionals in over ...

Direct Contracts with Clients

Direct Contracts allow you to manage contracts in the Upwork platform with your clients who don’t have an Upwork account. Enjoy the benefits of escrow services, simple contract ...

Direct Contracts with Freelancers

Upwork is the world’s largest online freelance marketplace, with freelancers and agencies specializing in a wide range of services from product marketing to web development. Wit...

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