Airtasker Your Everyday Helping Hand When You Need Things Done!
Find The Perfect Tasker to Do The Job!
What is Airtasker? Airtasker (https://www.airtasker.com/) is a Sydney-based Australian company that provides an online and mobile marketplace enabling users to outsource everyday tasks.
Users describe the task and indicate a budget, community members then bid to complete the task. Airtasker was founded in 2012 by Australian entrepreneurs Tim Fung and Jonathan Lui and had raised AUD $3.5 million to date.
It is free for users and applicants to join Airtasker but once a task is successfully completed and paid all taskers must face a 22% service fee.
How do workers get paid? Users who wish to hire someone using Airtasker must add their credit card details through the site.
***When a task is completed, the worker can request payment via the Airtasker website or app.
Airtasker will then charge the user’s credit card for the agreed task amount and pay the worker.
Some Frequently Asked Questions Answered!
Ø What do you need done? Start by telling us about your task. Mention when and where (in person or online) you need it done, then suggest a fair budget for the task. Post any task you need from cleaning to web design in only two minutes – for free!
There’s no obligation to hire.
Ø Choose the best person for you – Take a look at profiles and reviews to pick the best Tasker for your task.
When you accept an offer, your payment is held securely with Airtasker Pay until the task is complete. Now you can message and call the Tasker to sort out the details.
Ø Task completed – With your task complete, you just need to release the payment held with Airtasker Pay. Then you’re free to leave a review for the Tasker so everyone can know what a great job they’ve done!
How much does it cost? Airtasker takes a 30% service fee out of the agreed and accepted task price.
For example, if a task is successfully completed with an agreed task price of $100, Airtasker charges $30 and the worker will receive $70.There are no fees to post a job and hire a worker, or to sign up as a worker and post bids.
How Much Revenue Does Airtasker Make? Their last published financials reveal they made $11.4 in revenue and lost $24m.
Who will I be working with?
It’s totally up to you! When browsing tasks, you can check out profiles, reviews and recommendations to determine who you’ll be working with.
Is there insurance? Subject to all policy terms and conditions, the Airtasker Insurance Policy from CGU Insurance covers the Tasker for their liability to third parties for personal injury or property damage whilst performing certain task activities.