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How long does it take to transfer funds from oDesk to PayPal?

  1. coffeeluck profile image61
    coffeeluckposted 5 years ago

    How long does it take to transfer funds from oDesk to PayPal?

    and how much? I know oDesk charges $1 for the transfer, but how about PayPal? Does it charge an extra cost for the incoming transfer?

  2. lone77star profile image84
    lone77starposted 5 years ago

    Usually, the transfer occurs instantaneously, although the oDesk site says to expect it within 2 hours. This allows for things like one site or the other being down briefly for maintenance. However, I've never experienced any delay in the 3 years I've been dealing with oDesk and PayPal.

    PayPal has never charged for receiving funds from oDesk.

    I've seen promotions for other methods of transfer, but it's too much of a bother to try another method just to save one penny.

    Transferring to my bank here in the Philippines is now relatively easy, but PayPal doesn't make it easy to get the needed bank code. Their customer service sucks on rare or complex questions.

    I hope this helps.

    1. coffeeluck profile image61
      coffeeluckposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      I am just waiting for my PayPal account to get verified. Now, I know I have to go with oDesk>PayPal>Bank account method because I have read that PayPal transfers money to local bank accounts so much faster than oD.

      Thank you very much! This he

 
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