P.O. Box 4356, Palos Verdes Peninsula, California  90274 United States
Tel: 310-265-4608  Contact: [email protected]
Operated by: Esearch.com, Inc.

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15 user reviews
Rewards Offered
Green checkboxCash paid via PayPal
Green checkboxCash paid via check
Green checkboxCash paid via bank transfer
Green checkboxSweepstakes entries
Member Opportunities
Green checkboxOnline surveys
Green checkboxProduct testing
Redemption Info
Green checkboxNo points system
Get paid for your survey completion after the study closes. No minimum account balances.

Esearch General Information

Esearch is one of the first and oldest online survey panels, having come into existence in 1995. Esearch is primary focused on the USA market, and currently has almost 1 million survey panelists. Survey panel members of Esearch receive cash awards for their participation, or sweepstakes entries for cash drawings.

Pay by Group
Esearch does not track earnings by individual survey respondents, instead they track by project. Keep track of your earnings by saving the email invitations to surveys that you qualify and complete. With this being said, members usually earn about $2 to $20 per survey.

Earn Cash!
Esearch pays with either PayPal, check or bank transfer. Checks take one to two weeks to process and include a fee of $1.50. Electronic transfer takes 3-4 business days.

Survey Details
The typical survey on Esearch will take you 10-15 minutes to complete. Panelists usually receive a survey invitation to participate about once a month. These are usually online surveys, but you may be asked to try out a product at home and give your opinion.

Join a Specialty Panel
Esearch offers the following specialty panels:

  • Ethnic groups (including African American, Hispanics and Asians)
  • Teens and young adults
  • Mothers (with specific aged-children)
  • IT and business professionals
  • Small Business Owners
  • Chronic disease suffers (including those suffering from Allergies, Asthma, Bladder weakness/overactive bladder, Diabetes, Heart problems, STD, and Stomach problems
  • Sports enthusiasts (spectators and participates)
  • Pet owners
  • Early adopters

Eligibility: United States focused, but accepts members worldwide, 18+

"Avoid Them! Doesn't Pay Out Anymore!"
August 22, 2016 by Mark from United States

Don't waste your time with Esearch! They used to be a reliable survey company but they stopped paying people about a year ago! When you contact them about missed payments they'll assure you that the money is on the way but they never actually send the payment!

"Good Company "
January 27, 2016 by Christopher from United States

Another good survey company, but surveys are far and few in between.

"My favorite survey panel."
December 04, 2015 by Jessica from United States

This is my new favorite survey panel. Their payouts are HUGE! Very worthwhile panel. They send out surveys about once a week, or so. I hardly ever disqualify. The only reason I didn't give 5 stars, though, is that their payment processing time is slow. BUT they do pay out on the day they say they will. Also, super helpful support! Best panel ever.

"does not pay"
September 09, 2015 by angie from United States

Sent numerous emails 3 months after survey. Run around and no payment.

"Still Around?"
May 03, 2015 by Jenna from United Kingdom

I joined this site in 2012 and I think to date I've had 3 survey invitations, 2 of which I completed and was credited for. I actually forgot they existed it's been so long since I've had anything!

Of what I know, they're fairly ok - you sign up with them and when there is a survey that your profile matches, they email it to you. You click through and if you qualify your payment is sent to your PayPal address automatically, albeit a few weeks later. And that's it! No points collection, no minimum cash out, no unnecessary time spent picking what reward you actually want - one of the easiest sites, although the fact I forgot about them speaks volumes about how frequent their invites are...

I would say register on the off-chance you may get more - they do pay in $ though, so whilst it may brag a $5 payout for half an hour of your day, in reality it's only a couple of quid and will take a while to receive




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