866-9-ADVICE (866-923-8423 is the number that will appear on your caller id whenever a customer calls, please save this number in your phone).

 

Step 1: Add your phone number to your profile.

Include your phone number in your profile to receive calls. Our double-blind calling system keeps your number private.

Please follow the correct number format.  For US advisors (+1)(space)(10 digit number no spaces or dashes)

Add your phone number to your account

For example if your number is 510-555-2332 it would be entered: +1 5105552332.

+1 is the United States country code, if you are outside of the United States and do not know your country code please click here.

 

Step 2: Select a Subscription Plan

Your listings will not appear on the website until a subscription plan is chosen.  Click here to start with a Free Plan no Credit Card required.

 

Step 3: Create your listings

To create a listing click the create listings button to be taken to the listing builder.  Enter all of the pertinent information regarding your ad as well as an image. Tip: Listings with images get 10x more views.

 

Step 4:  Start receiving calls!

When you're ready to start or stop taking calls simply go to your listings page and change your availability.

Change your availability

When you receive a call 866-923-8423 is the number that will appear on your caller id then the announcement plays (there may be a slight 5-8 second delay before the announcement begins so wait for it.)

For example: "Hello a customer is calling your listing (listing number) maximum call time is 10 minutes press 1 to accept or 2 to decline."  

important for advisors

 

Please follow Advisor Protocol.  It is your responsibility as an advisor to end the call at or before the maximum time.  Any time that goes beyond the maximum call time is deducted from your pay.  To ensure this does not happen we recommend setting a timer to end at least 1 minute before the maximum call time is over.  

For example if the maximum call time is 10 minutes and you allow the call to end in 15 minutes you will only be paid for 10 minutes of time.  When the last minute is approaching simply advise your caller to add more funds to their account, call again and end the call to stop the clock.  If your callers max time is 10 minutes and you allow the call to continue to 20 minutes you will overdraft your customers account and risk having your account suspended until it is paid.  To avoid account interruption please end the call at the maximum time.

To reiterate:

 

Step 5:  Call log

Once your call is complete your call details will appear in your call log and funds will be added to your account.  PaidByTheMinute receives a 22% fee per call, your payment will appear under credits (please allow up to one minute after a call is complete for your account to reflect the updated information).

 

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