1. CRC Research Panel (Consumer Research Panel)
The CRC Research Panel is owned by a Canadian company. It is free to sign up as a panelist of CRC Research. After registering, you may be invited to participate in market research studies like focus groups, interviews and surveys, and get paid for your participation. Some of their studies may come with cash incentives; others may come with free tickets of cash draws. The CRC Research Panel is open to people from all over the world.
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The eGlobalPanel is owned and managed by eDigitalResearch Ltd., a UK-based company. The membership of the eGlobalPanel community is free of charge. As a registered member of eGlobalPanel, you may be contacted to answer surveys. Incentives like gift vouchers for online stores and cash prizes may be offered to survey respondents to compensate their time and inputs. The eGlobalPanel community accepts members worldwide. The youngest age to join this site is 16 years old.
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The Speedback web panel is owned by Speedback, an American company located in San Ramon, CA. Joining the Speedback web panel is totally free. By signing up as a Speedback panelist, you may be invited to participate in online studies such as surveys, focus groups and the like. You may be invited to give your opinions on websites, products and services. By participating in these studies, you may earn money. You may also get chances to win prizes from drawings. The Speedback panel is only accepting panelists living in US or Canada. The youngest age to join the Speedback panel is 16 years old.
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Panelpolls is an online community specifically for kids, teens and young people who would like to participate in online surveys and other activities to share their opinions on subjects live games, websites, movies and so on. This Panelpolls community belongs to Touchstone Research Inc., an American company located in Branford, CT. It is free to join the Panelpolls community. At Panelpolls, you can earn points by participating in surveys and other panel activities. Members living in New York, LA, or Minneapolis may also get chances to take part in offline focus groups and earn more cash. The points can be redeemed as cash that will be paid by check. Panelpolls accepts members living in US only. Individuals who are 15-24 years of age and parents of children aged 2-17 year old may be eligible for this panel.
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5. Contractor Advisory Board
The Contractor Advisory Board is owned by Decision Analyst Inc., an American company located in Arlington, TX. The Contractor Advisory Board is an online community for building and construction contractors from all over the world. At this site, contractors can earn rewards by participating in online surveys and discussions to share their professional opinions and views. For each completed study, participants may earn cash ranging $10 to $200 per study. Survey completion also gives the participants free chance to win cash in the prize drawings. This panel accepts US residents as well as people living in many other countries.
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This market research panel is owned by Shifrin-Hayworth Inc., an American company located in Southfield, MI. It is free to register and be included in the database of Shifrin-Hayworth. By signing up, you may be selected and invited to participate in paid market research studies in the future. The market research studies they conduct may take many formats such as interviews, focus groups and surveys. Typically, market research studies come with cash honorariums. They also have a special panel for healthcare professionals. This panel may be only open to residents of USA.
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7. Mind Mover
MindMover is a survey site owned by Tpoll Market Intelligence, a UK-based company. The membership of MindMover is free. Registered members of MindMover may be invited to take surveys and earn points. The points can be redeemed as cash that will be paid via Paypal or check. The minimum redemption level is £20. Free prize drawing tickets may also be provided as incentives. The requirements for the MindMover membership are not specified.
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8. Marketing Analytics
The Marketing Analytics panel is owned by a UK-based company. It is free sign up at the Marketing Analytics panel. As a registered panelist of Marketing Analytics, you may be invited to participate in on-line focus groups. They pay cash or gift vouchers for participants of online focus groups. Marketing Analytics accepts panelists worldwide.
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9. Beta Research
The Beta Research consumer research panel is owned by Beta Research Corporation, an American company based in Syosset, NY. Joining this consumer research panel is free. Members of this panel may get chances to take online surveys and get free gifts such as a free phone card. Active members of this site will be automatically to enter their quarterly contests to win prizes like a DVD player, a digital camera and other merchandise.
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10. Knowledge Panel
The Knowledge Panel is owned by Knowledge Networks, Inc., a BBB accredited business with an A+ rating. Knowledge Networks, Inc. is an American company based in Palo Alto, CA. To sign up, eligible members may need to type in their invitation codes and finish the registration form. If you don’t have the invitation code, you can’t sign up at their site. At the Knowledge Panel, members can get paid with $10 for each completed survey. The money will be paid by check. The minimum cashout threshold is $25. The KnowledgePanel is a by invitation only panel. It is only available to invited US residents aged 13 years old or older.
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