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I love taking surveys and earning cash and FREE gift cards. My husband hasn’t had to pay for his Starbucks coffee in years and I get 50% of my Christmas shopping done each year for FREE with free Amazon gift cards I earn.
It doesn’t take a lot of time – I just do them at night while I am watching TV. Sometimes you can get lucky and get picked for a $50 survey! (I’ve been picked for a $50 and $100 survey that didn’t take a lot of time.) Plus these companies have giveaways each month with random drawings. I do think they are worth my time!
Here’s my top 3
Nielsen Home Scan Panel – This is so popular that they have openings based on your zip code. See if you qualify. If not keep trying because they always have new openings! They give away $500 & $20,000 in random drawings!
Opinion Outpost – This has been a great company for me. They pay well and there is a huge variety of cash out options – starting at $5. I have done $50 surveys for them in the past.
Tellwut – I love this company because you can take as many surveys as you want and you qualify for every survey! Each survey only takes about 2 minutes!
Honorable Mention – Companies I also like but not in my top 3.
iPoll (Previously Surveyhead) – They give you $5 instantly when you join! This is another one that adds up fast. They have lots of reward options. I would save up to $25 to get Paypal or Amazon gift cards. I did surveys for them about my contact lenses. The survey took 5 minutes and paid $5! This is another company worth my time!
Swagbucks – Not really a survey company but it’s easy to earn Swagbucks and get FREE gift cards. You can start with 30 Swagbucks. With just 450 Swagbucks you can get a FREE $5 Amazon gift card. Or for 500 Swagbucks you can get many $5 gift cards. This is how I earn a ton of Swagbucks! (Read about all the easy ways you can earn Swagbucks!)
Pinecone Research – They only have opening for people ages 18-24 years old. They use to pay $3 per survey and they only sent you surveys that you were already qualified for. They are changing to a point system but you may still get the option to be paid $3 per survey. I have also been sent products that are not in stores yet to test out. (May not have openings all the time.)