It's No Scam! You Can Make Money Answering Surveys On The Internet
by Wendy Hancock
I know, I didn't believe it myself when I first heard about it. It has to be a scam, doesn't it? Well, it's not. While not everyone will consistently make $100 a day by taking surveys online, you might be surprised by how much money you can actually make. You simply have to know where to start. So if you're interested in working from home and starting a home-based business, read on. I think you'll be glad you did.
More and more people are choosing to work from home. And they are finding that they can do it and still make great money. As long as you take the time to learn the ropes and do your homework, you will avoid the pitfalls out there. Don't fall for the scammers looking to sell you bogus lists of companies that pay people to take surveys. That kind of information is already available for free on the web. Start your home-based business the smart way.
You might be like me, of course. I didn't have the time or know-how to come up with an original idea and build my home-based business from the ground up. Not many people do. Luckily, you can successfully start your home-based business without having to go through the trouble of starting your own company. You can take paid surveys online. And earn decent amount of money from it.
Amazingly, you can even make a good income by answering surveys. Why? Because large corporations and industries need to know what the American public wants. And they are willing to pay good money for this information. In fact, they have hired several Internet-based marketing companies to run these surveys and gather this kind of information. To them, your opinions are worth their weight in gold.
So I'm sure you're wondering what these surveys are like. They're simple, really. The surveys ask about your daily and weekly shopping habits. How many times did you go out to eat last week? What kind of cleaning supplies did you purchase? Are you happy with your cell phone service plan? While answering these questions may seem simple, you're providing marketers and corporations with invaluable information. That's why they are willing to pay you for your thoughts and opinions.
It may sound silly. But answering surveys is really is an important job. The information you give in those surveys will influence the kinds of products companies will sell and how they will market them to the buying public. Without that information companies will have a difficult time making smart business decisions. That's why they spend so much money paying marketers and survey takers to help them create a picture of what the American public wants.
You are generally paid based on the number of surveys you complete, which is why your income potential can be limitless. You decide how many hours a day to put into this home-based business. It can easily be either a part-time or full-time job. It's up to you. Depending on the effort you put into it, you can earn a consistent income.
So, back to our original question: Can you make $100 a day taking surveys? Yes, as long as you put the time and effort into it. It really is easier than you might suspect. Be creative. Explore all avenues. Have fun. You, too, will find where to take the surveys that will make you money. And you just might be surprised how profitable this particular home-based business can be.
Get paid taking surveys - $1 to $32 per survey
Get paid for phone surveys - $20 - $46 each
Get paid to try new products and keep them
Free sweepstakes - $200 - $5000 prizes
Get paid $5 - $25/hour as a mystery shopper
Work from home opportunities (varying pay)
Article writing - $20 to $37 per hour