You’ve probably came across some websites claiming that survey takers can make hundreds of dollars just by completing a single survey. Doing the maths, that would mean a sizable monthly income if you do one survey per day. Well, that’s not entirely true. Yes, there are indeed, high paying surveys available. However, those are usually focus groups or very specialized surveys, and are very rare. Most survey panels offer a few cents to a couple of dollars for completing a typical survey.
The conclusion? Paid surveys is a legitimate form of earning some extra income, but it will not make you rich overnight. Be realistic about your earning goals and adopt the mindset that you’re doing surveys for the fun of it as well! After all, it costs nothing to join survey panels, and you’re essentially trading just a few minutes of your time for some extra pocket money.