Branded Surveys Reviews and Features

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Branded Surveys

343 4th Ave, Suite 201, San Diego, CA   92101 US
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Operated by: Branded Research Inc.

Quick Overview:
Rewards Offered: Cash paid via PayPal Amazon gift cards Best Buy gift cards iTunes gift cards Starbucks gift cards Target gift cards Walmart gift cards Cash paid via bank transfer Prepaid debit or credit cards Movie vouchers Restaurant gift cards
Member Opportunities: Online surveys Daily surveys Teen surveys Refer-a-friend program
Redeeming Rewards: Once you have earned a minimum of 1,000 points, you will have the option to redeem your points for cash or gift cards. You can choose any amount over $10.00 and gift cards are sent out in $10.00 increments. Branded Surveys also works with PayPal to securely handle payouts. All earnings are processed between 1-2 business days.

As of November 2017, MintVine rebranded itself as Branded Surveys. The company has been running online surveys since 2012.

Payment and Rewards

Get 100 Points for Completing the Profile Survey

Take your first Profile Survey on Branded Surveys to instantly receive 100 points (worth $1) credited to your account. That's 10% of the points required for your first cash out.

Join and Earn a Payout in as Little as One Week!

Surveys range in value and can run as high as 300 points! If you are not the best fit for a survey, you will still be rewarded with points for answering even a couple of questions. Registration is quick – use your social account or email to sign up.


When your account reaches 1000 approved points, you may redeem your points for cash via PayPal or gift cards in increments of $10.00. Upon approval, redemptions take approximately 1-2 business days to process. A valid phone number may be required to cash out your rewards.

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Survey Taking Experience

Survey Lengths

The average survey takes 11 minutes to complete. The estimated completion time will always be listed on the survey invitation.

Daily Polls

Log into your account daily to receive 5 points for taking the quick poll available on your Branded Surveys Dashboard. You may complete one poll every 24 hours.

Earn Extra Points

Local Deals are provided by businesses and offer additional opportunities to earn points with Branded Surveys. These opportunities are also listed in your Branded Surveys dashboard. The more points you earn, the more qualified you will be for additional opportunities.

How to Redeem Points

When you complete a survey, you will be rewarded points and your survey answers are sent directly to Branded Survey’s market research clients. Once you have earned a minimum of 1000 approved points, a redemption button will become active in the "My Points" section of your account.

Click the redemption button and choose from a variety of rewards; PayPal cash payments, Amazon gift cards, pre-paid virtual credit cards, and many more.

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Branded Elite Program

Branded Elite

Branded Elite recognizes and awards members for their consistent participation in surveys. There are three status levels: Bronze, Silver and Gold. These tiers allow for earning points and offering referrals to friends who earn you points when they join. Branded Surveys will also award the top 100 active Branded Surveys members with an additional 100-point incentive at the end of the month.

Branded Elite Leaderboard

Increase your daily payout by getting on the Leaderboard. The Leaderboard tracks the Daily Top 50, Weekly Top 50 and Monthly Top 20 performers and rewards members for their survey completions.

  • Daily Top 50 leaders = 50 points
  • Weekly Top 50 leaders = 200 points
  • Monthly Top 20 leaders = 300 points
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Community Features

Bonus Points for Consecutive Survey Completions

Earn additional points for completing surveys consecutively:

  • Complete 12 surveys in 7 days and earn an additional 5% of the total number of approved points in your account as a Bronze badge holder, 10% as a Silver and 15% as a Gold badge holder.
  • Complete 20 surveys in 7 days and earn an additional 7% of the total number of approved points in your account as a Bronze badge holder, 12% as a Silver and 17% as a Gold badge holder.
  • Complete 30 surveys in 7 days and earn an additional 9% of the total number of approved points in your account as a Bronze badge holder, 14% as a Silver and 19% as a Gold badge holder.

Re-qualify to Keep Your Badge Status

To maintain your badge color, members are encouraged to keep participating. Note that badges are subject to change on the first of each month if there was minimal participation for the duration of the month.

Remain Active to Win Daily, Weekly & Monthly Prizes

Remember that for every survey you complete, you will get submitted into daily, weekly and monthly random prize drawing. Win up to 50 extra points in a daily drawing, 500 points in the weekly drawing and 1000 points for the monthly drawing. The more you participate the greater number of entries you will receive for the drawings.

Referral Program

Receive 50 points as a gold or silver badge holder whenever your friends and family reach the silver badge status.

Eligibility: USA, UK, Canada residents 16 years of age and older

Joining Bonus! Branded Surveys is currently offering a 100 point ($1) sign up bonus to new members. Click here to claim your bonus!

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Branded Surveys Reviews (563)

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Lots of Surveys

January 16, 2020 by Elaine from United Kingdom

Great site, I have been paid a number of times, it goes into paypal quickly and there are lots of surveys.

Branded Surveys responded to this review on January 17, 2020

Hello Elaine,

Thank you for sharing your experience! We're so glad to hear that you enjoy being a Branded community member!
dependable/ resolve problems quickly

November 28, 2019 by Linda from United States

This is my second year with Branded/Mintvine. Even though their payout points per survey aren't as high as some others, what they lack in points they make up for it in steady dependability and the best support team.

Branded Surveys responded to this review on December 4, 2019

Hello Linda,

Thank you for sharing your feedback with us, and for being a member of our community!
5 ***** SITE

November 19, 2019 by CAROL from United States


Branded Surveys responded to this review on November 20, 2019

Hi Carol,

Thank you for being a valued member of Branded!
One of my favs

July 24, 2019 by Carmen from United States

I have been with Branded for quite some time now, and love them... love their surveys, and their rewards are processed relatively fast once you reach 10 points, which is not that hard to do. They have been really good to me and I am here to stay. Thank you.
Carmen in Rhode Island

Branded Surveys responded to this review on July 24, 2019

Hi Carmen,

Thank you for sharing your feedback! We're glad to have you as a member of Branded!
Much much better

July 20, 2019 by Ann from United States

Had issues at the beginning of January however these eventually resolved. Love this site, errors are few and whatever issues I experience, their customer service is quick, responsive and helpful! Easy to make points if you are willing to take the time to complete surveys in an honest manner. Remember nothing in this world is free and you have to work to earn money. I see many people complaining about Branded Surveys only offering 20 or 30 points for a survey, but not mentioning that other surveys can offer up to or more than 200 points. Plus as a Gold Member, they offer me monthly bonuses. I work at it, enjoy it, and I consider myself well rewarded. Thank you, Branded Surveys!

Branded Surveys responded to this review on July 23, 2019

Hi Ann,

Thank you so much for providing us with your feedback here! We're ecstatic to hear that you've had a pleasant experience and we're glad to have you as a member of our community!