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By Michael Wong | May 1, 2019.
- Earn 80% of the fee you charge on the ToursByLocals online marketplace.
- Earnings paid weekly by wire transfer, PayPal, Skrill, Payoneer, or direct deposit in select countries.
- Tour guide requirements:
- 6 monthly reference and background check through the Thomson Reuters World-Check service.
- In-depth interview by video, phone and/or in-person.
- Legal requirements: You must meet all legal requirements to give tours in your area, which may mean a specific credential issued by an appropriate authority.
- Locals only: You must have lived in the area for a reasonable length of time.
- Personally deliver the tours you have agreed to do in a friendly, professional manner.
- Respond quickly (within 24 hours) and professionally to customer inquiries and booking requests.
- Keep your availability and account up to date.
- 24/7 toll-free phone and email support: (866) 844-6783 (North America)
- 500,000+ travelers.
- 1,600+ tour guides.
- 150+ countries.
- Employees: 51+ (est. 2008) (http://c1ick.us/toursbylocals-lkd)
- BBB accredited rating: A+ (http://c1ick.us/toursbylocals-bbb)
- Minimum age: 18+
- Countries: USA, worldwide.
- Free to join: Yes