Prices & Payments


  • Free, up to 3,000 words. Discount automatically applied to novels (over 10,000 words) undergoing Developmental Edits or Proofreading.


  • £0.0035 per word. (Translates to £280 for 80,000 word novel).


  • £0.0025 per word. (Translates to £200 per 80,000 word novel).

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  • Two payment methods are available: PayPal Invoice and PeoplePerHour hire.
  • All direct payments via Acres of Ink are 0% commission. All monies will be requested via invoice. In order to protect both parties, money will only be exchanged through PayPal.
  • Payments made via PeoplePerHour (click the button below) are 0% commission. All monies will be requested and exchanged in accordance with their payment policies.
  • The first 3,000 words of any accepted novel is FREE. This is to establish a style understanding between author and editor. Authors are under no obligation to purchase full developmental editing or proofreading services.
  • All final costs will be agreed upon before any funds are exchanged.
  • A deposit amounting to 10% of the full service price will be requested before any editing / proofreading slot is confirmed.
  • 100% of final cost is due no later than 7 days after issue of final invoice.
  • Payment plans are available upon request for repeat clients only. Options are:
      • 2 monthly installments
      • 3 monthly installments