Friday, August 29, 2014
PineCone Research is another Paid Survey site, however you will not find "sign up now", "join now" or "register now" link on their site because they do not recruit new members through their website or take unsolicited referrals. They also do not take new members all year round. What they do is post recruitment opportunities through banner ads on various websites from time to time throughout the year. If you see one of these ads, then you are in luck. You should be a resident of United States and Canada and 13 years old and above in order to join. Those sign up ads ussually are seen on personal finance sites and frugal blogs.
Payout is through check or PayPal.
However, be aware of fraud which uses the name PineCone Research. There's a report on BBB about this scam, and they are warning people not to fall in their scheme.
"BBB is issuing a warning about a business, posing as PineCone Research Panel, to fraudulently conduct a mystery shopping check cashing scam. Consumers receive a counterfeit check and are advised to cash it. Once cashed, consumers are then asked to secretly shop a money transfer business by wiring funds to unknown individuals. Consumers who have been scammed have reported losing as much as $3,060."
Monday, August 18, 2014
MySurvey.com is another online surveys site that let you earn points every time you complete a survey. They have wide range of topics and you earn about 10 to 300 points for every survey you complete. The number of points you earn rest on several elements like the amount of time needed for the survey, length of the survey, the qualification of people who can do the survey, and special skills needed to qualify for the survey .
They have different reward options, you can exchange your points to actual money through PayPal you need to earn 1,142 points to get $10 PayPal payout. You can also exchange your points for e-voucher or gift cards from retail stores like Amazon, Payless Shoes, the Olive Garden, Macy's and others.
It takes up to 10-13 days for your points to be transferred to your PayPal account.
You can join for free. They also have MySurvey Connect which is you take only if you are invited. If you are one of the lucky once who receive an invitation, just complete the registration questionnaire and download then install a small application called Consumer Input Software on your computer.
If you join MySurvey Connect, you will get up to 1,300 points during the first year, plus the regular points you earn for completing surveys. You will also get 100 points for successfully downloading and installing the application (Consumer Input Software), 400 points after keeping the application active for 30 consecutive days, 50 points every month and an additional 100 points every 6 months for keeping the application active on your computer.
Thursday, August 7, 2014
Global Test Market is a survey site where you get to earn money by doing online surveys. If you have a lot of free time and doesn't mind to earn little income then this is for you.
First you need to register an account on Global Test Market website, it's FREE to sign up. Once you are done with your registration you will receive surveys and earn points by completing them. There are tons of survey sites online, but Global Test Market is the most established. You can see old members that have been with them for years.
However, don't expect to earn much from Global Test Market since they are have million of members that want to earn money too and it will limit the surveys that you will receive. You also need to get 1000 points to make $50, you also need $20 for you to cash out using your PayPal account. You can get about 25 points to 50 points per survey.
Survey lengths are not the same but they are usually between 10 - 20 minutes, but sometimes it can consume 60 minutes.