3 sites to try now

Here are three paid online survey sites to try right now to earn some extra money. / Credit: Getty Images

If you’re looking to put some extra cash in your pocket without taking on a second job or side hustle, consider online surveys. Your time and opinion are valuable, so why not get paid for it?

One of the biggest benefits of getting paid to take surveys (aside from the obvious) is that you can create your own schedule. You won’t have to worry about it conflicting with your workday.

Plus, it’s easy to get started. All you have to do is create an account and follow the instructions.

How to get paid to take surveys

You need to follow a few simple steps to earn money by taking surveys or participating in online discussion groups.

Set up and complete an online profileStart taking online surveys whenever you are availableEarn points (the number of points you earn will translate into the rewards or cash you receive)

It only takes a few minutes to create a profile. Create one today and start earning rewards right away!

You may need to meet certain criteria in order to qualify for various surveys. When you set up your profile, be sure to answer all the questionnaires and fill in the empty fields. The more complete your profile, the more opportunities you will have to complete surveys. You can start and stop a survey whenever you want. Just note that you will not receive any points (or rewards) if you do not fully complete the survey.

3 paid survey sites to consider

There are several popular online survey sites you can check out to see which one is right for you.

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Survey Junkie, an online market research community owned by customer experience platform DISQO, Inc., offers several ways to participate. It mainly depends on how much time and energy you want to devote to it.

If you want to stick to the basics, just fill out your profile and the surveys you’re eligible for will appear in your dashboard. Users looking to earn even more rewards can join their Survey Junkie Pulse community and automatically share their browsing habits and history.

Are you ready to try? Test Survey Junkie today and see if the extra money is worth it.

Before you start your first survey, you might be wondering: why am I being paid for my opinion? On its website, Survey Junkie explains that the information is used to sell and provide information and trends to the market research industry and other customers.

“We believe consumers like you deserve better products and services, and we created Survey Junkie to help you share insights with brands and market researchers, so they better understand consumers,” says Survey Junkie. in its Terms of Service, which includes a link to its Privacy Policy.

Survey Junkie says you can earn up to $40 a month if you complete about three surveys a day. You can redeem points earned through surveys through PayPal or bank transfer or apply for gift cards at places like Amazon or Target.

Swag Bucks

As Survey Junkie, you’ll also earn points, which can be redeemed for gift cards or PayPal cash, for completing surveys on Swagbucks. There is also an opportunity to make cash back purchases at thousands of participating retailers and exclusive offers available to Swagbucks members.

Here are some options you can participate in to earn Swagbucks Points:

Online Surveys: Stick to the basics by taking surveys – each worth between 100 and 300 points – on various products and offers. Daily Poll: You can take the Swagbucks poll every day. .Sign up for new services: Sign up for new services offered by Swagbucks.Surfing the Web: Use Yahoo! powered search engine. You can also earn extra points by installing the Swagbucks browser extension. Download the mobile app: Watch videos, play games, or take surveys on the Swagbucks mobile app.

This list is not exhaustive and there are even more ways to use Swagbucks. Be sure to head over to their website and check out the full list of offers. Create a profile now to get started.

According to Swagbucks, most members can earn between $50 and $200 per month, depending on their efforts.

“It’s a fun or side gig to make money when you have some spare time. And of course there are a lot of power users who are making 4 or 5 figures every year using Swagbucks,” says the site.

Brand surveys

Branded Surveys, which bills itself as one of the world’s leading market research communities with around 3 million users, also offers users the opportunity to earn extra money and rewards.

It works just like the other sites: you create a free login, answer a few questions about yourself, then start taking surveys to earn points. You can participate in an unlimited number of surveys, as long as you are qualified and eligible to participate.

“Put simply, the more time you spend taking surveys, the more money you can earn,” Branded Surveys says on its website, noting that you can earn between $0.50 and $5 per survey, depending on its duration.

Again, be sure to read each website’s terms of service and privacy policy before signing up.

“To be safe, always read terms and conditions, read reviews from real members, and report big complaints. Taking paid surveys is a proven way to earn money, however, it’s not a program for get rich quick!” Brand survey notes.

Melvin G. Rodriguez