I need software so I can charge per minute for consulting


If you’re a consultant or online teacher looking for software so you can be paid for the time you spend on video or audio calls, we found a few apps to help.

Some options for running paid meetings or sessions include:

  • ⭐ Acuity Scheduling – has the option to be paid upfront for Zoom calls
  • Setmore – links up to Stripe for payments and you can include Zoom, Appear In or Uberconference links to your scheduling links
  • ⭐ Clarity.fm – get paid for each minute of your phone calls using Clarity. It’s free to use and they take a % of your final bill
  • ⭐ Loki App – monetise video and audio calls as an online consultant. Commission is 10% of total revenue.
  • Minutizer – get paid per minute on Skype video calls
  • EagleDial – get paid per minute for audio and video calls. Free to use with a 20% commission charged
  • Premium Chat – get paid to chat or consult with your clients through voice calls, video or text-based chat. Fees start at 40% for up to $10k pm and reduce to 20% for over $50k pm.
  • PayPerCall – get paid for consulting phone calls, includes solo or team consulting per minute plans. Setup is $US599, monthly is $US50 pm (note 10% reserve is held)
  • Consulto – earn money per minute for giving video & phone advice. Pricing is $50 setup, $25 per month and 15% per transaction.
  • CallMe4 – clients can download an app to call you for paid advice whenever they need it. Pricing isn’t mentioned on the site…
  • Fliffr – get paid for remote tutoring or pay-per-minute advice. Commission is 20% of transaction amount.

Some additional options for taking payment before an appointment or class are:

  • Genbook – take online and in-person payments with their software/hardware add-ons.
  • Bookeo – makes it easy to take payments via Stripe for appointments, classes, courses, tours & activities
  • Setster – has more advanced scheduling needs covered
  • Omnify – although seen as a MindBody alternative, this also works for consultants wanting to sell appointment packages
  • Schedulista – allows credit card charges on appointments so you can charge per minute, charge per hour or charge per session
  • BookWhen – allows for online and offline payments & a pay later for appointment feature

Get in touch if you want advice on the best software for your business needs.

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Rich Peterson

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