I am glad to write this post right now, because one of the readers asks me a question, that … “Can we really make money from home by taking a survey?”
I am telling the answer is YES! For the clearance of their doubts, I am writing this.
There are many truly paid survey websites are there in this internet world. What you have to do in this is, just offer your opinion in exchange for money and rewards.
One thing you keep in mind, for participating in surveys you’re not going to get rich. It is a funny way to share your thoughts on items or products and services. For this, you’ll receive a compensation amount of your valuable time. Ok.
What is the need & use of Online Survey Jobs?
Now a day’s most of the companies spent a lot on market research for getting a fewer chance of failure on their new products launch in the market.
By using this online survey each and every MNC try to know
#1. What are people thinking about their products?
#2. Will they love their products and services?
#3. Is any issue that makes people dislike their products?
So in order to get a pre-audit, they take feedback, they bring a review or a survey thought online survey websites.
This will help a lot to avoid mistakes and big losses (if any) on products before launching by using testing on it.
What they are asking while doing the survey
Sometimes they are some silly questions like Are you male or female? Are you married? How many kids do you have? Did you Use any Smartphone?
And some useful information (based on their product) like what is your annual income? Do you have a credit card? Do you have internet banking? Which Network Service provider is best according to you? Which Smartphone is the best according to you?
Not a problem with this info, they don’t disclose your information at any cost.
Paid Survey sites, that will allow you to make money from home are
Global Test Market is one of the oldest paid survey websites in the world. This site is operated from 1999 to till now. You will earn reward points for every task completed. If you want to redeem those points, each 1000 market point’s value is $50. So based on your completion surveys you can earn more and more.
Clixsense has removed or renamed his PTC to Paid Survey jobs website from Jul 2007. If you are able to spend 2 to 3 hours daily, you can earn up to $5 to $10 (average earnings per hour is $5). They will pay you via PayPal, Payoneer and Bank Cheque. You may attempt 2 to 4 surveys per day.
Swagbucks is an online platform paying you money in the form of points called as SB. These points you can earn by answering questions, shopping, playing games, watching videos on their website. These points can be redeemed for gift cards and coupons.
You may use it while purchasing on Amazon, Walmart, Target, Starbucks, and PayPal. If you refer to friends you’ll earn even more points.
They will send you an email whenever the survey is available ( with a link to the survey) and the time duration (how long the survey will be available on site). You can earn Forum Points for each completed survey and they provide a small incentive if you do not qualify for the survey.
Mostly the surveys are having a worth around 125-225 Forum Points. These surveys take maximum 10-15 minutes to complete. Based on the complexity or length of the surveys, you can earn additional forum points.
You are eligible to request the payment after earning 750 Forum Points. These 750 Forum Points are equivalent of $20. Through cheque, your payments are made. It takes 10-14 business days to clear. Viewpoint Forum is a member of CASRO.
MOBROG is an online survey site where you can $0.65 – $ 3.00.
Once you have completed your profile, you will be invited to surveys by email or through push notifications if you are using App (for Android or iOS operating systems only).
The amount is credited to your account for each completed survey, it is not taken time like other sites. After reaching the threshold limit you can request to pay via PayPal account.
It is a survey and product testing site and you can earn points for participating in product development, market trends, customer satisfaction, power suit and campaign testing.
Mostly all surveys and questionnaires are taking 15 – 20 minutes to complete and members can earn anywhere from 15 – 20,000 points depending on the length and complexity of the task.
Points can be redeemed as a voucher for stores like Amazon, even cash etc. and for sweepstakes tickets for gadgets or getaways too. Payments are made via PayPal account and cheque.
Mindfield Online is a survey site, which can pay you cash for taking surveys instead of points.
If you want to start, fill the sign-up form with your details. Complete all surveys which are listed on the site. Once your profile account balance has reached a $5.00 (threshold amount) you can request to the payment via bank cheque.
MindField is having an A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau and it is a member of CASRO. Which means it requires members to follow a strict code of morals or ethics and standards for survey research.
In this site, you can earn rewards and win prizes for sharing your opinion. Mostly every survey award you minimum 5 to 15 points, but you can earn more points by referring friends (25 points for each).
It is an India based survey platform. It conducts online surveys or opinion taking mechanism. You can earn points and rewards after taking every survey.
Once you have become a member of Xcel-Online Surveys, you will be immediately eligible for invitations to take part in research.
For each referral, you will get 10 reward points. Depending on the size and complexity of the study you will get points. It varies from 5 to 200 points and it can be even more in some special cases.
Within 4 to 6 weeks, your earned amount credited directly in your profile account. You can redeem a minimum of 325 points. 1 reward point is equivalent to INR 1.
Complete the login form with your name and address details. And choose your username and password and remember it. For a referral, you can 20% of the money what they earn their lifetime. Convert your earnings to PayPal, Amazon, Bitcoin or other gifts and receive instantly.
More Paid Survey sites, that will allow you to make money from home are
#1. Spider Metrix
#2. Star Panel
#3. iPanel Online India
#5. Panel Place
#7. India Speaks
#8. Planet Pulse
#9. Brand Institute
#10. The Harris Poll Online
#11. Permission Research
#12. ValuedOpinions India
#13. The Panel Station
#15. Socratic Forum
If you want a constant pipeline of work and income coming in
#1. Signing up with as many paid survey websites or companies as possible, to work within your free time.
#2. Be sure that you’re taking the advantage of referral earnings to earn more, as many websites will just permit you this type of referral programs.