LifePoints Reviews and Features

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LifePoints

685 US-206, Bridgewater Township, New Jersey  08807 US
Tel: (908) 605-4500    Contact: https://lifepoints.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/requests/new
Operated by: Lightspeed LLC

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PAYMENTS OFFERED

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HOW TO PARTICIPATE

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REDEEMING REWARDS

Redeem your LifePoints at any time from the LifePoints Rewards Catalog when your account contains at least 550 LifePoints ($5). Choose from PayPal payments, e-gift cards or a donation.

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Beginning early 2019, Lightspeed shut down MySurvey and GlobalTestMarket in most countries, and merged those members into LifePoints.

LifePoints is a survey website where people from all over the world can make extra money and earn gift cards by participating in market research surveys. Joining the community is free and your opinions will have a big impact on future products and services.

What is LifePoints?

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What is LifePoints Panel?

LifePoints is an online survey site and community of like-minded people who want to share their views and opinions to earn rewards and influence future decisions made by the big brands we know and see every day.

It’s also the place to go for those who want to collect rewards for living their lives. Every time you go shopping, to the movies, or simply enjoy a new local service, you can collect LifePoints by sharing your views and opinions about these products, services and experiences.

Payment and Rewards

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Join to Get Free Points

New members of LifePoints Panel will enjoy 10 free points automatically credited to their accounts upon confirming their email.

Great Rewards Options

In order to request a reward, you must have a minimum of 550 LifePoints ($5) in your account. Once you've reached this balance, you can spend your LifePoints on three main reward options: gift cards, PayPal payments and donations. Note that rewards options may vary between countries.

  • e-Gift cards - With just 550 points, you can request a $5 e-gift card from Amazon, Starbucks, Best Buy, Google Play, Apple Store, Marks & Spencer, Love2Shop, ebay, to gas stations, and more
  • PayPal payments - With 1200 points in your account, request a $10 PayPal payment.
  • Donations - Donate to a great charity with as little as $1 (110 points). Charities include: Red Cross, Special Olympics, Eco Matcher

All rewards are issued within 10 days of request. If requesting a PayPal payment, be sure your PayPal email address is the same as the e-mail address you used to sign up with Lifepoints.

Points Value: 550 Lifepoints = $5.00. Therefore, 10 points = $0.09

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Survey Taking Experience

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Take Surveys, Earn Points, Get Rewarded

As a LifePoints member, you can contribute your views and opinions by completing online surveys covering various aspects of your daily life. Other activities such as mini-polls, product testing and other types of data collection are also opportunities to earn LPs (LifePoints) to receive exceptional rewards including money and free gift cards.

Survey invitations are sent out by email and can be taken any time during the survey period. Members don’t need any special skills to complete the activities within LifePoints consumer panel. If you can contribute your thoughts and fill out the online survey, then you’re ready to go!

Survey Lengths

Survey lengths vary, however most surveys will take between 10-15 minutes to complete. Compensation awarded for every survey varies, and depends on its length, as well as the client's urgency for survey takers to complete it. The more urgent the assignment, the more points it will offer.

Receiving More Surveys

To ensure you're being invited to the maximum number of surveys, ensure your personal information on file is up to date. Do this by filling out the profile questions available in your account (which will earn you an extra 10 points!). This will help match you to the best possible surveys and will increase the number of market research studies that are most relevant to you and your lifestyle.

Tip! Be sure to add @LifePointsPanel.com to your list of trusted senders, address book or contact list so that survey invites make it to your inbox.

Earn Points for Disqualifications

If you start a survey but don’t get to finish it, LifePoints will reward you with a small number of points as recognition for your time and effort. Point amounts may be 2 or 3 points at a time and can help you reach a cash out sooner. You may earn up to 10 extra LifePoints a day this way, which means you can redeem your earnings for rewards sooner!

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Community Features

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Backed By a Reliable Research Company

LifePoints consumer panel is run by Lightspeed, ranked as the world’s largest provider of custom research and analysis, operating across 70 countries. The company conducted its very first research study in 1946! It’s safe to say that LifePoints is a strong brand backed by a well-established and reliable research company.

Extra Features

In January 2019, Lightspeed merged their flagship panels - MySurvey and GlobalTestMarket into LifePoints to provide a better global user experience. Today, LifePoints is a community of over 5,000,000 members from all over the world, with over 1.5 million Facebook fans.

LifePoints social media community enjoys the possibility of participating in competitions, special prizes, and giveaways in addition to survey-related activities. Every month, LifePoints rewards its members on social media with prizes such as PlayStations, Apple Watches, an Xbox, Amazon vouchers, Amazon Echos & Alexa devices, Smart TVs, and more.

Is LifePoints Legit or Scam?

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Is LifePoints Panel Legit?

LifePoints was originally formed by merging the MySurvey and GlobalTestMarket survey panels which were operational for over a decade. Since then, LifePoints has grown into a community of over 5 million members worldwide and has paid over $22 million to its members.

Lifepoints is a legitimate and safe survey site, run by Lightspeed - a legitimate and credible market research company. Member data is kept private and secure and is never sold. Therefore, LifePoints is not a scam, although as with any online survey site, your experience and success with the site may vary.

Eligibility: The LifePoints panel is open to those 14 years of age and older who are from one of dozens of countries worldwide and the website is available in over 26 different languages.

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Trouble Doing Surveys

March 19, 2019 by Randy from Canada

I too am having problems doing surveys since this switched from Global Test Markets to Life Points. Also I was owed 500 points for 3 surveys I finished with Global Test Markets before the changeover. Too bad because I actually liked Global Test Markets too.

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LifePoints responded to this review on August 27, 2019

Hello Randy,

We're sorry that you haven't had a positive experience with LifePoints.

Our development teams have addressed a known issue related to the account migration process and believe this has now been resolved.

If you are still experiencing issues, please open a new ticket with our Help Center here - https://lifepoints.zendesk.com/hc/en-gb/requests/new. Please quote 'SITEREVIEW' in your ticket so that we can escalate the matter with our customer service team.

We apologise for the inconvenience this issue might have caused and hope to see you back soon.

Kind regards,
Ben
Worse than Global Test Market

March 19, 2019 by Lorraine from United States

Global Market was a bad panel, but at least I knew how many earned point I had. With this unfortunate transition to LifePoints I cannot find any link to let me know that information. I requested this info and received no response. This panel is the worst in spite of their messages to panelists about how great it would be for us. Do they realize how many complaints are online about them? Probably not, because they live in a bubble.

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LifePoints responded to this review on August 27, 2019

Hello Lorraine,

We're sorry that you are experiencing issues with your LifePoints account and that your issues haven't been attended to.

Our development teams have addressed known issues related to the new platform and believe the majority of these have now been resolved.

If you are still experiencing issues, please open a new ticket with our Help Center here - https://lifepoints.zendesk.com/hc/en-gb/requests/new. Please quote 'SITEREVIEW' in your ticket so that we can escalate the matter with our customer service team.

We hope that we can welcome you back to the LifePoints Community soon.

Kind regards,
Ben
R.I.P Lifepoints

March 18, 2019 by Fabian from United States

It was good until I change everything, now I do not recommend it to anyone, many mistakes, it can take a long time to qualify for a survey, Cint router very annoying. I'm going to another more interesting site, please do not waste your time :)

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LifePoints responded to this review on August 27, 2019

Hi Fabian,

We're sorry that you have been experiencing technical issues.

Our development team have addressed several issues related to the new platform and believe the majority of these have now been resolved.

Here is some more information about the survey qualification process: https://lifepoints.zendesk.com/hc/en-gb/sections/360002695172-I-want-more-surveys

If this doesn’t address your query, please open a new ticket with our Help Center here - https://lifepoints.zendesk.com/hc/en-gb/requests/new. Please quote 'SITEREVIEW' in your ticket so that we can escalate the matter with our customer service team.

We hope that we can welcome you back to the LifePoints Community soon.

Kind regards,
Ben
Spinning Wheels With Square Tires

March 18, 2019 by Kerry from United States

I did a week long drink diary recently which was to pay 600 points (equates to $5.00). However at the end of the week the credits were not added and the survey was shown as ongoing(still is). I emailed them and they did respond. I was told I COULD EXPECT TO RECEIVE CREDITS FOR THE SURVEY IN 6 TO 8 WEEKS! Lol. Yes! They are going to wait 6 to 8 weeks to credit me an equivalent of $5.00! They already take at least 6 days to pay. Folks, this sounds like a company with cash flow problems. It appears to be poorly run and probably not in the best financial situation. Mergers often happen when companies are in trouble. I suspect the merger has not helped matters. Lol.

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LifePoints responded to this review on August 27, 2019

Hi Kerry,

Occasionally, for some surveys including diaries, forums, discussion boards, webcams, etc, we wait until the entire survey is closed before crediting accounts. In these cases, if you have completed the survey, you should see the LifePoints added to your membership within 6-8 weeks of participation.

If you still haven't received your LifePoints, please open a new ticket with our Help Center here - https://lifepoints.zendesk.com/hc/en-gb/requests/new - while quoting 'SITEREVIEW', so that we can escalate your ticket with our customer service team who can assist you further.

Kind regards,
Ben
Terrible survey site

March 17, 2019 by Tim from United Kingdom

Used to be a member of my survey uk, was a really good site, now they have merged to become lifepoints they are awful, errors on every survey, can't claim my rewards from when I was a member of my survey (more errors), help line rubbish, is there a worse survey website out there, once I have my rewards going to quit, would advise all other members to do the same

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LifePoints responded to this review on August 27, 2019

Hello Tim,

We're sorry that you are experiencing issues with your LifePoints account and that your issues haven't been attended to.

Our development teams have addressed known issues related to the new platform and believe the majority of these have now been resolved.

If you are still experiencing issues, please open a new ticket with our Help Center here - https://lifepoints.zendesk.com/hc/en-gb/requests/new - Please quote 'SITEREVIEW' in your ticket so that we can escalate the matter with our customer service team.

We apologise for the inconvenience this issue might have caused and hope to see you back soon.

Kind regards,
Ben