Looking to earn a little extra spending money or want to start saving up for Christmas shopping now!? Well, if you enjoy sharing your opinions and are looking for an easy way to earn gift cards every few months just by participating in online surveys! Check out the most popular and highest rated companies below!
1. American Consumer Opinion – As a panel member, you will typically participate in several surveys a year and the average survey will take 10 minutes or so to complete, and the questions are usually easy to answer. It adds up!
2. E-Poll Survey – (rated A+ with BBB) E-Poll is a paid survey site where members can earn points for taking surveys, creating polls, and referring friends. This site is great for teens 13 and up to earn a little side cash. The great thing I like about E-poll is, you will qualify for every survey you attempt, so no time is wasted. Points are redeemable for cash (Paypal), gift cards and prizes.
3. Global Test Market – An older and more established panel that pays up to $10 per survey!
4. Harris Poll Online – (rated A- with BBB) Owned by Nielsen, this survey company is a MUST DO! They’re known for sending out surveys, prepaid with CASH! Simply fill out the survey and mail it back in to get ANOTHER envelope with CASH and a survey! If you’re lucky you’ll also get invited into one of their high paying focus groups, which give around $50 for your time.
5. Ipsos i-Say – I-Say is a popular destination for millions of survey takers, because of its frequent invites. They pay an average of $1, but usually only take 10 minutes or less to complete PLUS many receive an invitation to a focus group, product test, or webcam survey, when you complete a regular survey.
6. Media Insiders Panel – Earn cash on your mobile phone by playing games, browsing, using social media, using apps, and doing online shopping. Get paid for what you’re already doing! You’ll also earn money for watching tv shows and clips too.
7. Opinion Outpost *READER FAVORITE* – Rewards include cash, Amazon gift cards, game points, donations to your favorite charities, and more. Everyone is also automatically entered to a $10,000 sweepstakes by joining and taking surveys. Sign up Here – The minimum cash out for Paypal is $10 and only $5 for Amazon gift cards. Lately we’ve been hearing reports of members getting surprise testing products in the mail accompanied with CASH!
8. Springboard America – One of the leading research boards and they’re looking for new members to take quick surveys. They’re paying as much as $5 per survey!
9. Valued Opinions – This one is mainly so popular because of their high value product testing offers! In the past people have received toys, cameras, Keurigs & More.. Paid to test out the product AND got to keep it! And they’re another company that sends CASH ahead of time!
10. VIP Voice – This one has been on FIRE lately with their Household Surveys! We’re hearing of another member being offered one every couple of days! Make sure you confirm your email and complete your profile when you join!
11. Pinecone Research – (rated #2 on Survey Police) Pays $3 Per Survey and sends Payments within 24 hours – Pinecone is notoriously popular with its 6 million members for its super fast payments within a day or so of completing each offer.
12. National Consumers Panel (NCP) – Membership comes with a FREE scanner.. scan your groceries – Earn Money. It’s that simple, and VERY popular! If you apply and don’t get accepted, try again at the beginning of the month the most spots are available!
13. MindsPay – This panel is great if you like to review products and services you currently use. They will also mail you free products to try and review! Bonus: When you signup, you’ll gain exclusive access to money saving offers and promotions as well.
Earn Gift Cards:
1. InstaGC – My favorite thing about InstaGC is that when you cash out you get paid INSTANTLY, you have no waiting period – your gift card code will load on the screen instantly and be ready to use. When I want to do that last minute or spur of the moment shopping, it’s my go to site to shave some money of my total.
2. Bing Rewards – Bing rewards you on a daily basis just for simply using their search engine on desktop and/ or mobile. They’ll also reward you for watching videos and playing games.
3. Swagbucks – POPULAR! This one has been around for a while – Get paid to print coupons, so searches, watch TV + More!
4. EarningStation – Ways to earn include: Searching the Web, Taking short surveys, Shop Online, Watch Videos & Play Games
5. Shopkick – Mobile app that uses your GPS to determine your shopping location and then loads coupons on your phone to use when you walk into the store! You can also earn rewards and gift cards by accruing points for completing tasks on the app or in-store.