Payday!

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  1. akhildev143 profile image78
    akhildev143posted 4 years ago

    Its 28th. Anybody got paid today? I reached 50$ threshold last month but haven't been paid yet. Is that usual?

    1. paradigmsearch profile image90
      paradigmsearchposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Be not afraid, Grasshopper. HP always pays. big_smile

  2. akhildev143 profile image78
    akhildev143posted 4 years ago

    Hope it does big_smile . I am not sure about the whole 'payment settings'.. Since I live outside US I dont ve to provide tax info right?

  3. sabrebIade profile image57
    sabrebIadeposted 4 years ago

    I wouldn't think so no.
    In the 7 years I have been here I have not seen HP miss or even be late on a payment.

  4. akhildev143 profile image78
    akhildev143posted 4 years ago

    Well.. Lets wait n see. 2 hours to dead line.. big_smile

  5. Paul Edmondson profile imageSTAFF
    Paul Edmondsonposted 4 years ago

    We require tax information to be part of the HP Earnings program.  Check your account to make sure you're setup correctly. https://hubpages.com/my/earnings/affiliate/

    Make sure the programs you want are active.

  6. akhildev143 profile image78
    akhildev143posted 4 years ago

    All programs are active and a paypal account is also there..

  7. akhildev143 profile image78
    akhildev143posted 4 years ago

    Oh no! In the 'Balance History', balance at the end of April is less than 50$ but current balance (incl. ad program earnings from April 1 to 30) is above 50$. So will I get payment this month?

    1. paradigmsearch profile image90
      paradigmsearchposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      What does the "Last Month (Apr)" at the top say when you first click on the earnings at the top of your stats page? That's the only thing I've ever bothered to look at. smile

      Now let's be fair here... HP is on West Coast, USA time. smile

  8. akhildev143 profile image78
    akhildev143posted 4 years ago

    Thats definitely less than 50 since this is my first payout.. :-)

    1. paradigmsearch profile image90
      paradigmsearchposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Been so long, I'd forgotten. Yep, you are right. You will have to add up all the moths (excluding May) to see if your total is above $50. But, presumably "current balance (incl. ad program earnings from April 1 to 30) is above 50$." did that for you. I generally don't look at that page. Sounds to me like today is indeed payday for you. You will certainly find out quickly enough. big_smile

  9. akhildev143 profile image78
    akhildev143posted 4 years ago

    Thank you paradigmsearch for the help. I ll post the news when my paypal shows a number other than 0.00 big_smile

  10. akhildev143 profile image78
    akhildev143posted 4 years ago

    Thank you paradigmsearch for the help. I ll post the news when my paypal shows a number other than 0.00 big_smile

    1. paradigmsearch profile image90
      paradigmsearchposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Looks like it was a long road for you. It was for me, too. Hopefully, the payouts will start coming faster now for you. smile

      Update: And I've noticed you are selecting extremely good topics to write about.

  11. akhildev143 profile image78
    akhildev143posted 4 years ago

    I started writing hubs since Jan last year. So technically its only 1 and half years. Wish I had started long before..

    1. paradigmsearch profile image90
      paradigmsearchposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Same here as to time lost. I originally discovered another site prior to HP. It was a detour that probably cost me a fortune.

  12. The Examiner-1 profile image71
    The Examiner-1posted 4 years ago

    Did they just say "on the 28th of the month", or did they say "on the 28th of the month at such-and-such time"?

  13. akhildev143 profile image78
    akhildev143posted 4 years ago

    Here in India, its 29th now (00: 41 AM). So I was kind of worried if I did something wrong in the settings.. I didnt think about American time until paradigmsearch pointed out that..

  14. akhildev143 profile image78
    akhildev143posted 4 years ago

    Thank you again for the 'update' big_smile . Its all a big trial and error for me here.. Experimenting something new everyday. I think thats why I don't get bored with this site. There is something that forces users to stick around HP. Don't you think?

  15. MelissaWindham profile image83
    MelissaWindhamposted 4 years ago

    I am a little confused too, if someone can help. On the normal earnings page, at the end of April, I had exceeded my $50 mark. However, on the Balance History page, it also says that the balance at the end of May was for that same amount that was earned by the end of April...and my current balance is more than that. I was kind of excited about getting my first pay out, but nothing has shown up in paypal. Thanks for any information you can provide!

    1. akhildev143 profile image78
      akhildev143posted 4 years agoin reply to this

      You need to focus only on the current balance in the balance history. Current balance is excluding this months earnings..

      1. akhildev143 profile image78
        akhildev143posted 4 years agoin reply to this

        If current balance is more than 50 keep your eyes open.. big_smile .

  16. akhildev143 profile image78
    akhildev143posted 4 years ago

    After the long wait... Finally... Got paid! yey big_smile

  17. MelissaWindham profile image83
    MelissaWindhamposted 4 years ago

    Awesome...I am hoping for mine too. I just went back and looked at the Balance History page and it says May 2014, but the earning beside that box specifies my earnings for April 1-30...so it does suggest it has counted for April and I will get my first pay too. Congrats to you!

    1. akhildev143 profile image78
      akhildev143posted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Thank you Melissa.. Hope 2day will be your payday too..

  18. DzyMsLizzy profile image95
    DzyMsLizzyposted 4 years ago

    I get paid when the payment comes in.  I don't bother checking dates.  At the rate I "earn," I'm lucky to make a payout once every quarter, so I don't stress over it.  When it comes, it comes, and it's like a little gift.

  19. akhildev143 profile image78
    akhildev143posted 4 years ago

    But its the first time that makes me nervous. How was your first payout? Btw you ve got some wonderful articles.. I am surprised that you are not making monthly payout..

  20. paradigmsearch profile image90
    paradigmsearchposted 4 years ago

    Days like this is what gets me inspired all over again. All things come to those who work. smile

 
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