Internet Marketing, Freelancing and online business is getting trendy in Pakistan. Daily hundreds and thousands of people are stepping into this field, and millions of other people around the globe. However, there is much hype of Online Business in countries like Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, etc. and some others. In Pakistan as you all know Offline Job opportunities are less or either they pay too less while there are more talented people on the back end. So, online work, freelancing and e-selling seems to be on the verge in Pakistan. People find it easier to find work online, rather than struggling with offline jobs. Moreover, you can earn more money online than offline.
Hopefully, our youth is quite successful in this field of online work with big leaps and bounds. They are progressing in the field of Blogging, freelancing and online business and making money online. However, a problem that most of the bloggers and freelancers face is receiving online payments in Pakistan. It is because they are not aware of some common ways of receiving online payments in Pakistan or it is either because the companies don’t support the payment medium they own. Well, I had suffered from this frustration, but I finally have a few of them and comfortably receiving online Payment in Pakistan. Please take your time to go through these top 3 ways of receiving online payments.
Undoubtedly, PayPal is one of the most secure payment mediums in the world. Nearly all popular online freelancing sites, CPA networks and other merchants use PayPal as a primary source or sending or receiving payments online. PayPal supports nearly 190 countries around the world, but unfortunately Pakistan and some other countries are excluded from the list. This creates a problem for most of the Pakistani freelancers and Bloggers. To receive payment from PayPal it is necessary to have it verified, and you can also verify your PayPal account in Pakistan using this method by Sami Khan.
Payoneer.com is an online service that issues a physical MasterCard to your address. Moreover, you’ll also get an online Account with a US payment service that gives you a virtual US bank account. Like PayPal, over 99% of online companies and freelancing service pay through Payoneer. You can order your Payoneer MasterCard and start receiving payments instantly. When you attach your virtual US bank account with one of your freelancing accounts, they’ll send payment to that virtual bank. Once loaded within 2-3 business days it will show up on your card balance. Now you are free to swipe your Payoneer MasterCard at any ATM in Pakistan just as you use your normal ATM cards. However, it is important that the bank’s ATM must support MasterCard. In Pakistan SCB, MCB, Allied Bank and some other banks accept the Payoneer MasterCard.
Skrill was previously known as “Moneybookers” and is one 3rd in my list of top 3 ways of receiving online payments in Pakistan. You can sign up for a Skrill account with your legal name, address and number. Moreover, you can also attach your local bank with Skrill. For verification, they’ll debit a small amount of $2-$3. So be sure that your bank has at least $5. Once they debit you can see the amount on your bank statement. Simply verify the bank by entering the amount on Skrill. Skrill offers its services to over 150 countries around the world, and most of the freelancing companies accept Skrill as a payment gateway.
I hope that you can easily receive online payment in Pakistan from different Freelancing companies, CPA and CPM networks, etc. Now head over and make your online account kick the frustration of receiving online payments.