I frequently get asked for suggestions of Legitimate Ways to make money online and Legitimate Survey Companies that you can use to earn a little extra in cash or gift cards so I thought I would put together a full list of Online Survey Companies I have personally used and recommend!
1. Pinecone Research – This is BY FAR my Favorite Survey Company! They pay the equivalent of $3 per survey which is one of the highest payouts you’ll find from an online survey company. They also offer paid product testing which is a great way to get Free Products
2. Swagbucks – This is a great way to earn Free Gift Cards online! You can get points just for searching and using the Swagbucks website or you can even earn points for taking online surveys. This is a great legitimate company that I have used for years!
3. MySurvey – If you are looking for a true survey site, this is a great company that offers legitimate surveys on a frequent basis. My Survey was actually one of the first companies I signed up for almost 5 years ago so they have been around a long time and they are a reputable company. Make sure you take the surveys they ask you to take in the beginning because they
4. Opinion Outpost – This is another one of my personal favorite companies! You can earn Amazon Gift Cards using Opinion Outpost and it’s a great way to earn FREE Amazon Gift Cards that you can save and use on Christmas Gifts! You can also earn Cash paid out via Pay Pal.
5. Inbox Dollars – Another great company that you will want to sign up for is Inbox Dollars. Right now new Inbox Dollars can get a FREE $5 Bonus which means you can get started with a great bonus! Inbox Dollars also allows you to earn money by reading email. They will send you emails and when you click the link at the bottom to confirm you read the email points will be automatically added to your account. You need to opt in for emails in your account to start receiving paid emails.
6. Toluna – This is a great company for Paid Product Trials. You can sign up for new product trials every few weeks and when you get selected you get Free Products + You earn money for completing surveys about these products.
7. Harris Poll Online (A Nielsen Company) – Once you become an HPOL member, you will instantly receive a quick survey to earn your first points! Once you complete the initial survey, you will start receiving invitations to participate in a variety of cool surveys. Topics include: consumer, technical, political, etc. For every survey you successfully complete, you will receive points called HIpoints, which you will be able to exchange for awesome rewards after just doing a couple of surveys! Sign up Here!
8. My Points – Get paid to read emails, print coupons, search the web and more with My Points! I highly recommend signing up for paid emails, all you have to do is open, read and then verify the email was read. It’s so simple and a great way to earn a little extra. Sign up for My Points Here
9. Permission Research – This is another great online survey company that’s a basic survey company. You will want to make sure you answer all the questionnaires so that you get sent relevant survey offers that you qualify for.
10. Survey Junkie – One last company I wanted to mention that has been around for years is Survey Junkie you can sign up for this company and then they will send you survey offers. A lot of times you need to take a screening survey to see if you qualify for the full survey but they have good payouts and have been around for a long time.
If you have a favorite survey company I would love for you to leave a comment and let us know! Also, if you have had any good experiences with these companies I would love to know more as well!