Consumer Village Reviews and Features

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Consumer Village

2365 Pontiac Road, Auburn Hills, MI  48326 US
Tel: 248-239-2300   Contact: [email protected]
Operated by: Gongos Research


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Earn $5 or 500 Tokens to cash-out. Pay outs are calculated at the end of every month and then paid by the 15th of the following month. Amazon gift voucher redemption is instant.

Consumer Village is part of Gongos Research and was established in 2007 as a unique online forum where you can share your opinion about thousands of global companies. Registration is easy with a survey that takes about 15 minutes to fill out. Start changing the future of your favorite products now!

Unique perks

Consumer Village members can take part in surveys, focus groups and discussion boards on the hottest topics. You can even create your own polls! Consumer Village is also an active supporter of charities. They donate $0.25 per 500 points redeemed to charity and 5% of all tokens earned by panelists are donated to charities from their own corporate pockets!


Members can accumulate tokens towards Amazon gift vouchers. Rewards correlate to how much you participate in the discussions and surveys. Focus groups are awarded with cash paid by checks, and can be around $75. Tokens are also earned towards sweepstakes each time you respond to a new sponsored topic. Sweepstakes are done monthly and 30, $10 prizes are awarded.

Rewards redemption

Panelists can redeem their accounts when they have accumulated a minimum of $5 or 500 Tokens. Rewards are calculated at the end of each month and then dispersed via e-mail to panel members by the 15th of the following month. Amazon gift vouchers are awarded immediately when they are cashed out. They also have a monthly sweepstakes where they award 30 $10 prizes. If you participate in a focus group, you are likely to be paid by check.

Survey invitations and app

Get more survey invitations by completing the "Profile Surveys" on your account. They can be found in the “New Surveys” area located on the website. Also, be sure to act quickly when responding to survey requests, as once they are filled they may be closed. A great way to do this is to download the Consumer Village mobile application named i°C. This allows users to respond quickly to survey invites or other offers.

Eligibility: USA residents only, 18 +

Consumer Village Reviews (21)

5 Star Reviews (7) 33.3
4 Star Reviews (8) 38.1
3 Star Reviews (3) 14.3
2 Star Reviews (2) 9.5
1 Star Reviews (1) 4.8

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April 3, 2022 by linda from United States

while you won't get rich on this panel, they at least are honest with you. if you make an honest mistake (i.e. inconsistent answer) they will warn you and just not kick you off the panel like others do (dynata!)

Fun Community

February 24, 2022 by Linda from United States

I have been with Consumer Village (Gongos) since its inception in April of 2007. You wont make much $$$ but the surveys, when you do receive them, are quick and fun. Customer service is good and you always get a response from one of the moderators if you have a question or concern. Coffee Talk is fun to visit in the forum. There are some nice people there.


August 13, 2020 by teresa from United States

Consumer Village is the place to be if you enjoy surveys.
I have found that they are an honest online survey group. I enjoy being here and communicating. I have made a lot of friends here

Difficult to earn rewards, quick redeemption

January 16, 2020 by kris from United States

While this panel was quick on redemption request it took a year to make $10. I checked daily for survey opportunities and the screenout rate is very, very high. Pass this one, There are surveys that have more satisfying return for effort.

Used to be good

March 10, 2019 by Dorlaina from United States

They changed their format several yrs. ago. Used to be you'd get one $5 Amazon GC a month. Now, it takes many months to earn one gc. Also had a lively political forum, but as people left, that dried up, too.