Become a U-Helper
It's Easy!
Offer Services
Get Hired

Connect with hirers, chat, send and edit proposals,
agree on terms, and get to work!

Get Paid

Earn $ or U-Brix, invoice your clients, and
receive payment by direct deposit

Find a U-Helper
It's Easy!

U-Helpers offer an array of services and skills,
for on-site or remote work

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Hire Your Pick

Connect with workers, chat, review proposals,
agree on terms, and get work done!

PAY in $ or Hours

Pay by credit card through Stripe or with U-Brix
through your Urban Helper account

How The Urban Helper Works
Get paid with money or time.
1 hour = 1 U-Brix, earned or spent.
  • 1Register
  • 2Get 5 U-brix
  • 3Get things done
Register now
Pay in $ or use our timebank.

One hour of service = One time dollar = One U-Brix

Great experience and easy to use
It's about time. Finally a way to connect with people in my neighborhood to lend a hand when I’m slammed with life and really just need to get some stuff done! Add in the elegant U-Bricks payment structure and I’m sold.
Is Time Banking the same as Bartering?
No. With bartering the exchange of time is not equal, and a value is placed on the transaction. Unlike time banking, bartering is taxable.
Who gets background checked?
U-Helpers are randomly selected for background checks using
Join us and become a U-Helper today!
Start earning $,  U-Brix or both!  The choice is yours.