Originally Posted by James Emory
I have established a working relationship with them and have gotten to know several of the story producers so once we negotionate the rate on the phone they send a custom contract. They submit the story purchase approval to their supervisor and then it's sent to accounting where you are entered into their system. They send that custom contract to you that has your rate included along with the content description. You then simply reply to their e-mail agreeing to the contract and it's like an electronic signature which good enough for them.
Thanks for the clarification on that. Good to know. You should be compensated for your work.