Welcome to the revolution

Echo puts a whole new spin on trading by using time as money: Echo money, where every hour is worth one Echo.

We call it the Economy of Hours

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How it Works

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Buy and sell your time and skills with others, saving cash and making friends

Pay through and be paid Echoes

Accelerate your business

Designed for East London sole traders, start-ups and micro businesses, Echo++ is Echo's business growth accelerator. Echo++ brings all the benefits of an exclusive business development programme to those that want to grow at the right pace, on their own terms. It is bespoke to each organisation we work with and rather than traditional ‘top down’ support, it’s a networked approach, connecting local businesses and experts with passion for growth and a willingness to share –and there’s no money involved.

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  • Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park
  • Nesta
  • Friends Provident

Featured in

  • The Guardian
  • The Telegraph
  • Tech City News
  • The Mail on Sunday
  • Shareable
  • Global Innovation Magazine

Our members

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  • Cabinet Office
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