GlobalTestMarket Reviews and Features

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Operated by: Lightspeed LLC


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Receive a gift card with 1100 points ($10.00 USD) in your account. Get a $10.00 USD PayPal payment with 1200 points in your account.

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Beginning early 2019, Lightspeed shut down GlobalTestMarket in some countries, and merged those members into LifePoints. As of June, 2019, GlobalTestMarket panels and members worldwide were fully integrated into LifePoints.

Founded in 1999, Global Test Market is an online survey panel owned by Lightspeed Research, a Kantar groups company. Global Test Market is one of the world’s leading providers of market research and serves clients in more than 60 countries worldwide.

They rewarded their panelists more than $30 million+ USD in 2016 alone! As a panelist, you can earn points for completing surveys that can be redeemed for reward items from over 200 partners, redeem your points for cash via PayPal, or donate your points to charity.

Unfortunately, GlobalTestMarket is no longer operational. Click the button to discover survey panels that are running and are actively looking for new members!

Payment and Rewards

Registration Process

Registering is easy, simple and free. Click the registration link where you will be asked simple questions about you and your household. The results are used to determine which surveys you are a good fit for.

Rewards Information

Each survey takes on average 15 minutes to complete and reward amounts depend on the survey length and urgency.

If you are screened out of surveys, you may be entered into a quarterly sweepstakes competition. For each sweepstakes entry you earn, you will be automatically entered into the drawing and if you are a winner, you will be notified via email. Remember to respond before the deadline provided to claim your prize.


For each survey completed, you will receive LifePoints, which you can accumulate to redeem cash and prizes. Each email invitation will alert you to how many LifePoints you will receive for taking the survey. LifePoints expire 3 years after being awarded the points, or after 12 months if there is no activity on the account.

On April 17, 2017, MarketPoints were discontinued and replaced by these new 'LifePoints' at a 1 for 5 conversion rate. Collected points can be redeemed for many different reward options, which may vary, depending on your country of residence. Rewards can be redeemed once you have accumulated 1,100 LifePoints ($10) in your account. Note that if you have a friend that was grandfathered in from the old Points program, they will be offered slightly different points than those who joined GlobalTestMarket after April 2017.

Community Features

Types of Surveys Offered

Many of GlobalTestMarket’s surveys ask your opinion on movies, restaurant, automobiles, consumer products, current events, and a variety of other interesting and fun topics. You can also download the LifePoints app onto your phone so you can take surveys on your mobile.

Points Expectations

You can expect to earn between 35-250 LifePoints based on the level of complexity or urgency of the survey. Even if you do not qualify for the survey, you may still receive 5 LifePoints..

Option to Give Back

In addition to the great selection of rewards, Global Test Market gives you the option to give back to your community! Unicef charity donations can be redeemed with collected LifePoints.

Refer Your Friends!

You can refer your friends by entering their email when you are signed into your account. If they fill out at least 2 surveys, you also earn points.

Rewards Processing Time

Rewards usually take about 4-6 weeks to arrive if you are in the United States and 6-8 weeks for international panel members.

Eligibility: Residents worldwide, age 14+

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GlobalTestMarket Reviews (585)

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Good Surveys and Rewards

May 23, 2019 by Dennis from United States

Was an excellent site, but went downhill and became a horrible ripoff site. Avoid like the plague.

No more surveys

May 12, 2019 by valerie from United States

LIke mysurvey I do not get any more surveys from them in regards to Lifepoints. They both merged, or whatever into lifepoints and have heard nothing since. My old passwords for those 2 sites do not work and Lifepoints does not answer any of my emails. Glad I cashed out my points on mysurvey, or I would be out of luck. Just heard from Lifepoints in regard to globaltestmaket they have no record of my even belonging to globaltestmarket. And they even had the gaul to ask if i wanted to join Lifepoints. I lost whatever points i had with them. So not doing any surveys that have to do with them

Is it broken?

February 24, 2019 by Brittany from United States

I joined Global Research in Hope's of finding another good panel. I went through all of the steps, and when I confirmed my email to activate my account I was redirected, and was told that I did not qualify for the panel. After I received the acceptance email. Writing them off of my list....

cannot log into my account

February 17, 2019 by Paul from Australia

Nearly three months ago, I changed my email address on the GTM site, got the validation email etc., and even received a survey at the new email address. A few days later I went ot the site to redeem my reward points, and could not log on. I tried again, and still could not log on, so I tried to old email address as well, and still couldn't log on.
I then went to the help section, requested a new password as I was told the password was incorrect from previous attempts at logging on, and the message I received was " log in using a valid email address and password"
I have since sent about ten or twelve help requests, have not heard anything back, although all of a sudden I can receive survey invites to my new email address, but I still cannot log onto the site using it ??
I do not know what is going on, and as I have a great amount of points to redeem, I'd like to be able to claim what I've earned from the surveys, and be able to log onto the account, redeem my rewards, and cancel the account after being with them for about 10 years now. Anyone else having the same issues here in Australia, and how have you solved them ?? Please, Please someone get this sorted and let me save what is left of my hair.

NO after new point system

January 21, 2019 by kimmy from Hong Kong

rubbish site, used 20mins on many survey, got the answers what they needs then said you are not right or time out. NOT giving any points. Low rewards pts and completely wasting time.

they changed the marketpoints to lifepoints.
$1usd = $7.8hkd *usually for 15-20mins survey: 30marketpoint = $10 hkd before = 1150 lifepoint.
for now, their survey are only giving: 300lifepoints and 500 lifepoints that's less than hkd $5 for a 15mins+ survey. very low paid than other survey site and wasting your time. It was good before but not anymore.