FAQ

What is 5DollarGigs.com?

5DollarGigs.com features a unique marketplace bringing people together who can provide an invaluable service or product for an affordable price.  Listings known as "Gigs" range from $5 all the way up to $100.  You have the option of listing an unlimited amount of gigs for the incredible cost of $0 & you will only be charge when you sell a gig. That's right 100% free to list all your gigs.  So get started listing your gigs and start making some extra money for yourself.
 
Do I have to be a business to list Gigs or can just anyone list Gigs?
 
Nope you don't have to be a business to list gigs.  All you have to do is list your special talent(s), product(s), or service(s) and choose the amount you'd like to see it for ($5, $10, $15, $25, $50 $100), upload your image for the gig and your set to go.
 
How do I purchase gigs I'm interested in?
 
Just click order now and complete your payment through paypal and your gig will be purchased. The Buyer and Seller will receive emails notifying them of the purchase.  The Seller will confirm that he/she will be able to complete the gig in the necessary time frame and start your work.  When the work is complete the seller will notify the buyer through our internal email system and deliver their work.  The buyer will have the opportunity to review the work and if acceptable will confirm that the gig is complete thus allowing the buyer to leave feedback for the seller.  It's as easy as that.
 
What happens if the gig I purchase isn't what I expected?
 
If for any reason you are unhappy with the material that the seller provides you we suggest you communicate directly with the seller to find an appropriate solution.  If the solution can't be reached by both parties please contact us via our contact us page and we will try to resolve the issue for you.
 
What are Featured Ads?
 
Featured ads are a special feature that is available to sellers for an additional cost of 30% of the cost of the gig. Featured ads enable better exposure to your gig ads which in turn will make the gig more successful in sales. Once you purchase the featured ad it will be featured for the life of the gig. Featured ad purchase can't be transferred from one gig to another gig that you have, it must stay with the original ad you purchased this feature for.  No refunds will be given for featured ad purchases.
 
How long does a gig stay active?
 
At this time gigs are active until you suspend them or delete them.  There is no time limit a gig can remain on the site. You do have the option to delete or suspend gigs in the member area for whatever reason you see fit.
 
How much do I make from each sale I get?
 
You will make 80% of the cost of your gig. Our fee is only 20% which means only $1.00 for every $5.00 gig you sell.
 
Which payment processor do you use?
 
At this time we only accept PayPal as our payment processor.  Even if you’re not a PayPal member you can make purchases on the site using your credit card, but if you wish to receive payments you must be a PayPal member. We may add more in the future as the site grows.
 
How long do I have to wait to make a withdrawal?
 
Revenues are only made available for withdrawal after a safety clearance period of 14 days.
PayPal's charges 2% of the total withdrawal sum, and up to a maximum of $1 when withdrawing revenues.
 
Is there an account minimum balance to obtain before I can withdraw my earned money?
 
Yes there is a $20.00 minimum balance require to withdraw funds.
 
Is 5DollarGigs.com safe?
 
Extremely. All sales are conducted through PayPal.  We will never see your private payment information ever.  We do not collect any of your information on our site. It is solely done by PayPal.com
 
I notice you have lots of categories for posting gigs. What if my category doesn't exist on the site?
 
We have a wide range of categories to suit most everyone.  If for some reason your category for your product or service doesn't exist place it in the All Others category.
 
I noticed you have a suggest gigs section. How does that work?
 
If you have a need for a service that is not listed on our site just log into your member area and go to the home page and enter your suggestion into the box located on the right column.  Be descriptive as possible and suggest an amount you are willing to pay for this service also. We will review your suggestion to determine if it's appropriate and if it is it will stay posted below the suggest box if not we will delete it.
 
If I have any questions how do I contact you?
 
You can use our support page at http://support.5dollargigs.com.  Feel free to contact us with your questions.  You also can email us directly at support@5DollarGigs.com.
 
 
Where is 5DollarGigs.com based?
 
We are based in the United States.