Trust & Safety

Escrow Protection for Fixed Price Jobs

For Employers: Escrow Protection helps ensure employers pay only for work they've received and approved. Created for Fixed Price jobs, Clients have the ability to inspect work previously agreed upon and delivered by their Freelancers, before they release funds from Escrow. 

For Freelancers: Escrow Payment Protection helps ensure funds are available prior to Freelancers starting work. With Escrow Payment Protection, job Milestones are set and funded by the employers using Elance Escrow. If Terms and job Milestones are met, payment to the Freelancer is secure. 


Dispute Assistance

The vast majority of work on is delivered to the complete satisfaction of both the employer and the freelancer. On rare occasions, a disagreement can occur between the client and freelancer that may require some assistance to resolve. has a dispute resolution center that helps make sound decisions based on the work performed and the communication between both parties.