Survey Merchandiser processes payments via a third party payment processor called Openforce. With Openforce, you get to choose to get paid via direct deposit or have your money put on a prepaid debit card. You will also get Occupational Accident insurance, giving you peace of mind.
Please note that Openforce refers to payments as "settlements", so we wrote payment / settlement below to avoid any misunderstandings.
What does Openforce do for me?
Openforce provides incredible value to thousands of independent contractors every day:
- Two payment (settlement) options: You can choose to get paid via direct deposit or have your money put on a pre-paid debit card.
- Convenient self-serve portal: You can manage your account, including payment (settlement) options, from Openforce’s portal.
- Effortless mobile experience: Access your Openforce portal, which lets you manage your payment methods and compliance information, 24/7 from any computer or mobile device.
- Low insurance premiums: Openforce provides Occupational Accident insurance at stellar group rates so you can rest easy. Learn how you benefit from Occupational Accident insurance here.
Payment / Settlement Timing:
Payment requests made by from 12am - 11am EST will be processed two business days from when you request your payment. Payments made between 11:01am EST and 11:59PM EST will be processed three business days from when you request.
The Occupational Accidental Insurance premium is 1.25% and Openforce has a 1.65% fee. This means that if you requested a payment / settlement of $100, you would receive $97.10 net payment.
You can update your information through your Openforce account.
Openforce sends enrollment information to each contractor. If you did not get the enrollment email / SMS, please contact us and we'll help.