Home online survey work can pay you a good part time income and allow you the time to spend with your family. Depending on your full time job, you may be able to quit that job and work from home. After you add up the money you spend on gas, car repairs, the time spent in traffic, the time spent away from your family, you may find it worthwhile to investigate home online survey work or some other type of work from home opportunity.
Big companies want to know how well consumers like their products. When a company is about to launch a new product, they do market research. Previously, companies set up someone on a street corner, in a grocery store or bothered you on the phone at dinner to get your opinions. An easier and more economical way to do this is to pay a survey company who can identify people in a targeted population and get their opinions. The survey company then pays the people who complete the surveys.
The survey companies gather information on the potential participants and decide who they will send the surveys to depending on what criteria the company has asked for. Another way to give your opinion and make great money is by participating in focus groups. Sometimes these are by phone or in person and can pay up to $150 per hour. This is also considered home online survey work.
To find the best survey companies, you should consider signing up with a survey directory. Survey directory sites provide listings of paid survey companies. This saves you the time to search the Internet looking for legitimate survey companies that pay in cash (not prizes or products). Most sites charge between $20 and $60. This is a small investment when you think of the time and trouble it could save you. Don’t sign up with a company that doesn’t offer a money back guarantee. Understand that once you become a member on a site, you will still have to sign up with the survey companies (this is free).