From the most recent AffStat Report we know that the top three affiliate-preferred payment methods are: Direct deposit (62.1%), Check (17%) and PayPal (17%). Here the full pie chart:
Now, what about payment frequency? How often do affiliates prefer to receive their payments?
I started this poll, and so far the results of it look as follows:
It seems that the majority of affiliates are preferring weekly payments. It also appears that international affiliates are generally the ones that prefer monthly payments, and primarily due to the fees they incur on receiving international wire transfers or cashing international checks.
If you are an affiliate reading this, and you haven’t voted yet, please do so here.