Short answer: Because we operate globally, currency conversions are a necessary pain that we try to make as effortless as possible.
Conversion rates change every second, so all converted totals are estimated at the time of checking. The actual amount may vary.
For artists, operating currency is a tool to set prices easier.
- For PayPal: you'll receive funds in your chosen payout currency.
- For VGen Payments: you'll receive funds in your default bank currency.
Client payment currency
Clients can choose to pay in any of our 82 supported currencies but will incur additional currency conversion fees if:
- For PayPal: they don't pay in your operating currency;
- For VGen Payments: they don’t pay in USD. That’s why our system default is USD.