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Graciela Carlyle  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
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Dec 29, 2003

or at least try to!!
I found this interesting site:
http://www.payontime.co.uk/
on the right of the homepage, you'll find links to:
Getting Paid On Time
• Got a problem? Ask the Doctor
• Free letters and forms
• Better Payment Practice Guide
• Dealing with late payment excuses

Enjoy!

Grace.


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NancyLynn
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Thanks Graciela ! Dec 29, 2003

Whew... ever heard any of these ?
N.


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Saskia Steur  Identity Verified
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Thanks very much - it's a comprehensive site, very useful. Dec 30, 2003



[Edited at 2003-12-30 10:31]


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Saskia Steur  Identity Verified
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Thanks! Dec 30, 2003

Thanks very much for this comprehensive and useful link.
Regards and a happy New Year,
Saskia


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Graciela Carlyle  Identity Verified
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in fact... Dec 30, 2003

It should be of utmost interest for outsourcers, to see how important it is to pay on time!!

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xxxBrandis
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How do I get paid on time Jan 1, 2004

Well, One of the agencies I was working for, informed me that they had undergone a common agreement, to pay only completing 60 days, after completion& delivery and after invoicing. So I said alternative - produce the invoice as soon as you get the order. Demand a retainer of 20% on acceptance, + 40% on delivery and the rest as on due. Well the agency didn´t want to bite, but finally everything went ok, as I had to argue, the outsourcer must go to another (agency) outsourcer to get the work done, and not to the translator.
Try it, it had worked in my case.


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