Frequently asked questions

Frequently asked questions

  • StretchGO is an online platform where those IN NEED meet EXPERTS who help them. Help on StretchGO platform could be in the form of information, employment, services, or goods.

  • StretchGO helps you get answers on what you need, employment from Job posters, goods and services. For the experts, StretchGO is the best platform to display your expertise. You may land a job from a reader who likes your answers and tutorials. In addition, Experts earn GO coins which they can withdraw to cash during payroll sessions.

  • StretchGO Expert members earn GO coins for the value they provide on the StretchGO platform. Specifically, everyone on StretchGO earns GO coins to attach a value for the good work they provide on StretchGO. But only the EXPERTS can withdraw these GO coins to cash during payroll periods. For other users, the GO coins accumulated can also be withdrawn to cash after StretchGO upgrades their account to EXPERT - verified level. You earn GO coins by posting guides and tutorials, answering questions on the StretchGO platform and by  referring your friends and family. Experts too have additional ways of earning…

  • The cost of Joining StretchGO depends on what you want to become on StretchGO. Below are the relevant fees for different account types: 1. IN NEEDS join StretchGO for free for the first year and pay $2 per year on subsequent years. If you join in the year 2016, you will use StretchGO for free for the year 2016 but upgrade when you get to 2017 on wards. IN NEEDS pay the EXPERTS for the services they need from specific experts and pay for projects completed by the Experts they choose on specific projects posted by them. 2. EXPERTS join…

  • Only EXPERTS get paid. Your account must be on EXPERT level to get paid for the GO coins you accumulate. As an Expert, you will get paid after you request a withdrawal. There are no automatic payments. You must request a withdrawal during payroll sessions.

  • If your account is on an IN NEED level, you will continue accumulating GO coins so long as you perform those activities that users perform to accumulate GO coins. You can request an Upgrade to Expert level so that you are able to withdraw your GO coins. As you patiently wait to satisfy the StretchGO HR team that you are an EXPERT in your field, you may cash your GO coins with other users who are willing to exchange your GO coins with cash. We advise you do this on a face to face meeting or with people you know.

  • Payroll sessions are bi-monthly (between 1st to 3rd and 15th and 17th each month). These are the only dates you can withdraw your GO coins.

  • During the payroll sessions (Which happens during the AGMs), you can withdraw your GO coins to Mpesa by following these steps: Note: This option only works for Safaricom line holders in Kenya which are registered with Mpesa. 1. Locate the Withdraw to Mpesa option. Navigate as follows: a). Login the StretchGO platform. b). Click "Dashboard" on the top menu. c). Click the "GO coins to Mpesa" green button. d). Check the right side of the page which opens after above step. You will see the below option: 2. Fill in the withdrawal fields as stated and submit. You can change…

  • StretchGO has a huge traffic averaging around 1500 impressions and 1000 Uniques everyday. Because of this, many businesses, individuals and organizations use StretchGO to get eyeballs on their products and services. We offer this services (advertisement) at an affordable cost. This is what finances entire operations at StretchGO. If you would like getting your products advertised to our handsome website traffic, you can email our Advertising Department on: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and you will get a favorable quote which will be value for money. In addition, StretchGO earns from commissions of services and goods sold by the StretchGO Experts.

 

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Things can be tough for Experts who are trying to freelance online. While many things may get tough, the toughest thing is always and will always remain "how to land the first client who buys your service". In this post, I will explain to you how it is very easy to land your first client to buy your services here on StretchGO. First, StretchGO offers a very easy way to market your freelance services. As an Expert, you can post your services by navigating as below: Login ==> Click "Projects" - a drop down menu appears ===> Click "My services"…