My base rate is $35 per hour, in American or Canadian dollars, and my quote will be for the project. For example, if I estimate that a project will take two hours, I'll quote you $70. Press releases have a fee of $70.
If you prefer to pay per word (for writing) or per page (for editing), I can give you a per-word or per-page quote once I know how much work is involved. My quote will still be based on about $35 per hour.
My rate goes down for longer projects or ongoing work.
For projects that will take more than a few hours, I prefer a payment agreement per hour, word, or page. You will see the work in progress.
My ESL writing and editing rates are as above. For other ESL services, such as online tutoring, please contact me.
Time needed for each writing or editing project depends on several factors:
The above are considerations for each quote.
"Writing crystallizes thought and thought produces action." – Paul J. Meyer
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