Our mission is to make life easier for online workers and employers by offering
greater flexibility, equality and efficiency. Our site is designed to work
equally in helping business owners, part-time freelancers, and those who use
job sites as a main source of income. We are different from other job sites in
that our focus is on you and what you need to succeed as a part-time
freelancer, full-time freelancer or business owner. We keep you in control of
How are goLance jobs structured?
That is up to the goLance individuals working on the project. Jobs can be
structured either in terms of milestones, or on an hourly basis for longer-term
projects. Both the freelancer and the employer must agree on an hourly or
fixed-price milestone set-up before the project can begin. It is important to
keep in mind that goLance jobs are paid differently depending on their
structure. For hourly positions, employers will pay at the end of the week when
all of the hours for the week have been submitted. For fixed-price jobs with
milestones, employers will fund and release each milestone as they are
What is the goLance commission fee?
Good question. goLance keeps fees simple for users with a standard 10%
commission fee deducted from every project payment. We do not have fees for
withdrawing money or costly membership plans. Our goal is to create a platform
where freelancers are able to earn as much money as possible with as much
support as possible without
How do hourly workers track the time?
Hourly workers can easily track their time with goMeter. The easy-to-use app
makes it possible for employers to view screenshots of work and for freelancers
to guarantee that their hours are tracked. To use the app, freelancers simply
download the app and then install it. Then freelancers log in to the app and
begin work. If a freelancer or employer wants to review work hours, they can
access the progress report in the “My goLance” tab under “Work
How often does the goMeter app take screenshots of my work?
The goMeter application takes approximately one to two screenshots every ten
minutes. The app varies timing to make it easier to monitor freelancer’s work
What if I know somebody who would make a great goLancer?
Send them our way! goLance offers a referral program for its users that is
based on a commission structure. If you refer another user to the goLance
platform, we will provide you with 10 percent of the goLance commission from
EACH of the referred user’s paychecks! The best part? We don’t cap the amount
of money that you can earn. Let us break that down for you. If you refer
someone to the goLance platform and that person earns $500 for a web design job
then goLance will take a 10% commission, or $50. You will earn 10% of our
commission, or $5. Start referring people today and watch as your commissions
grows exponentially. You can even work as a sales representative and spend your
time focusing on recruiting others. It’s up to you! Earn as much or as little
as you like with our referral
Does the site have any other special financial features I should know about?
Microlending, financing and credit services will be offered to eligible users
via goCredit. This will allow users to easily access extra funds when needed.
Employers can ask for a little extra funding to jump-start a product while
freelancers with a proven track record of success can ask for an advance on
their next milestone. To ensure that only financially responsible employers and
freelancers are offered these financial features, goLance will conduct initial
background checks; coordinate with financial institutions, and coordinate with
banks in order to provide financing. The program will initially be available in
the United States
Is there a goLancer community?
Of course! We love the idea that you can make new friends and support one
another in your pursuit of financial freedom and flexible jobs. You can take
part in the goLance community by commenting on our blog, following us on
Twitter, or liking us on Facebook. As always, we want to hear from you and we
welcome your feedback so feel free to ask us questions, tell us what you love
about the platform and tell us where you want to see
This sounds great. How can I Sign Up?
To Sign Up, go to our home page at https://golance.com
. Click on the “Sign Up” button in the top right hand corner. For a more
seamless registration, click the “Sign Up with LinkedIn” button and use your
LinkedIn log in details. When you use your LinkedIn log in details to Sign Up,
your work history and other details will be automatically input into your
goLance profile. Don’t worry; you can still edit your work details by using
this method. If you do not have a LinkedIn account or prefer to sign-in without
one, fill out your first name, last name and e-mail address. Then choose a
password and click the “Create”