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Frequently Asked Questions
Note: Opportunities through the Arise platform are not employment. You are an Independent Contractor servicing under WCWFH, LLC.
Is this a legit opportunity?
We are aware of the many scams out there. WCWFH, LLC is partnered with Arise Virtual Solutions which is a legitimate work-from-home opportunity. There are thousands of small businesses and their contractors who have enjoyed providing services to Arise for decades.
We have been working from home and providing Independent contractor services to Arise since 2008.
What are the costs to get started?
In order to partner under our LLC and be given the opportunity to provide your services to clients, you must complete the following which is considered your investment into your own business.
UPDATE: Certification course costs are now No Charge!
There is a $20.00 No-show fee that will be applied, if you, the agent express interest in an opportunity and no-show for the class. A card must be placed on file during the time you express interest.
Can I work from anywhere?
You must legally reside in the United States and must be 18 years or older. You can provide your services from anywhere that is open to new applications. If you move, you are able to bring your work with you! How many jobs can you say that about?
*Currently Arise is not accepting new applicants from the following states: California, Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, Oregon and Wisconsin.
What type of services will I provide as an independent contractor?
There are several client programs you can choose to partner with. You can provide light sales, customer service, technical support, email support and chat support clients.
By partnering with and working from home with WCWFH, LLC you will be able to choose the client you want to provide your services to and set your own schedule. No more traffic or long commutes!
How much money can I make?
Your compensation can be as little or as big as you make it. You choose the client that you want to service. Some choose their client for the compensation rate only. Some choose a client because they are open 24/7. You set your own schedule and choose when and how much you work. Your pay is up to you! Your earnings are based on how much you decide to work.
Client pay rates range from $9.00 hr and up. You receive higher pay rates based on performance. Special incentives are also offered throughout your servicing agreement.
What fees will I have to pay?
WCWFH, LLC has a low flat service fee of $25 per invoice in addition to the fee Arise charges all agents for platform usage which is $19.75. These amounts total $44.75 per invoice, which is twice a month.
WCWFH, LLC has to cover business costs including Partner fee’s, computers, bank fees, software costs, direct deposit fee’s and more. Our low, flat service fee allows us to provide you with support during your certification process and beyond.
Arise has reinstated the standard background check that will go into effect September 1, 2022 in the amount of $30.00 for new agents or those that do not have a background check on file. This check is good for 36 months.
Can I service more than one client at a time?
Yes, of course! You have the ability to service 3 at a time, as long as you are able to handle the workload and maintain the WCWFH, LLC required Commitment Adherence (CA) of 95% or greater. Keep in mind when servicing multiple clients, time management is key!
Am I responsible for my own taxes?
You are an Authorized agent, Independent Contractor, Sole Proprietor or Freelancer and are responsible for your own taxes. WCWFH, LLC nor Arise take any taxes out on your behalf. You will receive a 1099 at the end of the year if you made $600 or more.
Furthermore you are not eligible to receive unemployment, overtime or benefits as Authorized agents, Independent Contractors, Sole Proprietors and Freelancers.
I would advise you to meet with a tax specialist to go over what you are able to write off and what deductions you can take as an independent contractor.
How long before I can start servicing and earning revenue?
Registration can be completed in a matter of minutes. We like to encourage eager agents to complete this during the Info Session phase. Attend WCWFH, LLC orientation, and prepare to choose a client certification course, required fee within 7 days.
Training Classes typically last around 5-30 days depending on the opportunity. Training times are all Eastern Standard Time. Some clients give multiple training times.
Once certified you can start selecting hours and servicing immediately.
You must meet the minimum weekly requirement set by each client.
Is training paid?
WCWFH, LLC does not pay for the time spent in a client certification course. We are the middleman between our partner’s clients and the Authorized agents, Independent Contractors working from home. As an Authorized agent, Independent Contractor, Sole Proprietor or Freelancer, you are responsible for any certification needed that is required to educate yourself to properly provide your services to the client.
Some of the Arise client opportunities offer an "Earn while you Learn" which allows you to earn revenue in Phase 2 of the training.
Military Family Discounts
Follow these simple steps from Arise to receive your special incentive!
In order to show our appreciation to military families, Arise is offering special incentives exclusively available to entrepreneurial-minded active military, military spouses, and veterans.
You’ve given so much of your life for our country, it’s time you get an opportunity of a lifetime. Upon completing the registration process, active military, military spouses, and veterans will receive 50% off the cost of your first client certification course (which can average between $50 and $200).
In order to be eligible for these great incentives, you must:
select Military in the “How did you hear about Arise?” question when creating your profile
send an email to:[email protected], after completing your profile, with proof that you are either active military, a military spouse or a veteran.
If you have any questions during this process, please send an email to:[email protected] and we will provide further assistance.
You’re only a few steps away from being your own boss and earning income from the comfort of your home.
All you have to do is take a few minutes to fill out your profile and you are on your way! Remember to email [email protected] after completing your profile to receive your client certification course voucher.