How do I get paid?

Before you start earning money, we need to know how you would like to be paid. New advisors are asked to provide their payment details during the sign-up process. You can update your payment details at any time from your account. Keen advisors can choose to get paid in a few different ways:
  • Direct Deposit (please note that in order to receive payments by direct deposit, you must have a U.S. bank account):
    • Semi-monthly Direct Deposit is provided free of charge. Payments are processed on the 1st and 16th of the month and made available depending on your bank's direct deposit policies.
    • Express Pay provides daily direct deposit for a 1% fee. Payments are processed daily and made available depending on your bank's direct deposit policy.
  • Monthly Check
    • Checks are processed on the 1st of the month and are provided free of charge.

Some other helpful information to know about payments:

  • The minimum direct deposit payout amount is $20. Because you are required to keep $5 in your account at all times, you must have $25 total to trigger a payment.
  • Keen is obligated to report advisor earnings to the IRS. If you meet the thresholds set out by the IRS, we will issue you a 1099-k in January of the following year.
  • Payments are not processed on bank holidays.
  • While you can change your direct deposit information at any time, it can take up to 10 business days for the new information to be confirmed by your bank. 
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