PaidViewpoint Reviews and Features

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PaidViewpoint

123 10th St., San Francisco, California  94103 US
Tel: (415) 364-8601   Contact: [email protected]
Operated by: AYTM

KEY FEATURES:

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PAYMENTS OFFERED

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HOW TO PARTICIPATE

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REDEEMING REWARDS

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$15 USD minimum account balance required for first cash out. Rewards processing completed within 72 hours of request.

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Paidviewpoint is a paid surveys website where you can earn PayPal cash and gift cards for answering online surveys.

PaidViewpoint is operated by aytm.com (Ask Your Target Market) and with your help, AYTM is revolutionizing the market research industry by making quality market research easily accessible and affordable to businesses large and small everywhere.

How PaidViewpoint Works

Paidviewpoint gives survey takers around the world the opportunity to participate in paid studies on their surveys platform. Becoming a member is free and only takes a few minutes.

PaidViewpoint is built upon 4 principles:

  • Cash for every completed market research survey. No points, chances or tickets.
  • No screen outs without a cash reward once you've been invited into a survey.
  • A carefully crafted survey taking experience that's clear, fun, and engaging.
  • Privacy is respected and personally identifiable information is not sold to anyone.

Survey Taking Experience

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New Member Cash Bonus

Join and immediately get a sign up bonus deposited into your account. Joining is easy and free and can be done using your e-mail address, or by connecting your Google or Facebook account. New member cash bonus amounts vary per country, but for USA and Canada, it is $1.00. An activation code is not required to receive the $1.00 sign up bonus - once you fully register, you will see the amount instantly credited to your account.

How PaidViewpoint Determines How Much You'll Earn Per Survey

Every survey gets a fixed portion of the sale price allocated to the respondents who answer the questions. That pot of money is divided up between the respondents, based on their TraitScore. Adjustments are made to level the playing field so that newer members of PaidViewpoint are treated equally well as compared to longstanding members. The respondent pool is divided into groups and the higher-level groups get paid more for each survey answer.

Payment Options

PaidViewpoint offers online surveys in exchange for cash and gift cards. All cash-out payments are made through Paypal or their partner, Virtual Incentives.

  • Receive your first payment with a $15.00 USD balance in your account. Your second rewards redemption can be made with $10 in your account, and all subsequent redemptions can then be made with just $5 worth of earnings in your account if your account is in good standing.
  • Receive your reward within 72 hours of request.
  • Reward options include PayPal payments (all countries), or e-gift cards to Amazon, Walmart, and more (for members in the USA, UK, and Canada).
  • If you are located outside the USA, you will be paid to your PayPal account in US dollars. Gift cards will be converted into your local currency (from USD) and are available in $5 and $10 denominations.
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How to Get More Surveys

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Getting Notified for New Surveys

Paidviewpoint does not typically send an e-mail notification to members when a new survey becomes available. Instead, surveys are posted to user dashboards. Upon logging in, you may see a message in the top right corner that says, "1 survey is waiting". PaidViewpoint recommends logging into your account regularly to be able to take these higher paying surveys, versus waiting for an e-mail invitation.

Handy Browser Notifications

One way to easily check for new surveys is to keep a tab open on your web browser that has the Paidviewpoint website loaded. When you see a red dot on the tab icon that looks like this: new survey a new survey is available in your account! If a study is ultimately difficult to fill, Paidviewpoint may then opt to notify members when these full surveys (research surveys) are available and require more responses.

Member's Tip! Don't wait for PaidViewpoint to e-mail you surveys. Log in to your account regularly to find full surveys (non-trait surveys) posted there first.

Survey Lengths

Survey lengths vary, but are typically between 5-6 minutes. All surveys have limits placed on the number of characters in a question (120-240) and in survey answers (90-120) to give a Twitter-like feel. The number of answer choices is limited. Long, classic, complex, matrix-type questions are forbidden and the number of open-ended questions (where you have to type in answers) is limited. The maximum number of questions in a survey is limited on average, to around just 10 questions long.

Daily Surveys

You can wait until new surveys are posted to your dashboard, but you can also take "Trait Surveys" and earn between $0.03 and $0.10, on most days. These Trait Surveys not only serve to regularly increase your earnings, but they also help increase your TraitScore. Note that receiving trait surveys regularly may depend on your region.

PaidViewpoint App

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If you prefer to take surveys on your phone and like having direct access to your surveys account, you may consider downloading the PaidViewpoint app. You can complete surveys directly from the mobile app, check your account balance and cash out your earnings when ready. The Paidviewpoint app is available on Android only, via Google Play.

Community Features

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Increase Your TraitScore and Earn More

PaidViewpoint's patent-pending TraitScore system was invented to assess the candor and consistency of survey respondents and to incentivize these characteristics. The higher your TraitScore, the more you can earn per survey. A high TraitScore allows you to receive the maximum number of surveys per month.

9000 TraitScore Importance: Achieve a TraitScore of 9000 to become part of the top 10% of members who earn more for each research survey!

Referral Program

PaidViewpoint offers a generous referral program where you will earn 20% of what your referrals earn for taking research surveys. In other words, earn 20% from your referrals when they take surveys other than "Traits Surveys". You can have an unlimited number of referrals and can earn up to a lifetime maximum of $25 per referral. If you can refer friends from the USA in particular, you will likely find you can earn more.

VIP Community Builders

For members who can generate large numbers of referrals, PaidViewpoint offers a VIP Community Builder Club. The benefit of the Club is that you'll be credited with 20% of a referred user's earnings immediately after they complete a survey, without having to wait to be credited until a referral actually cashes out their earnings.

To get this privilege, you must have 100+ ACTIVE friends/referrals. Active means your referrals have been a member for more than 30 days and must be visiting the site and completing surveys on a regular basis.

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Is PaidViewpoint Legit or Scam?

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Is Paidviewpoint Legit?

It's barely appropriate to even question whether Paidviewpoint is legit or a scam. PaidViewpoint is operated by AYTM (Ask Your Target Market) - a legitimate and well-regarded market research company with millions of members worldwide. They offer legitimate surveys to their respondents and pay them on time.

Although some users may have varying levels of success with the website (i.e. international users may find it difficult to find full paying surveys; surveys that pay more than $0.03 'trait surveys'), it doesn't mean that the panel itself is illegitimate, never mind a 'scam'. Paidviewpoint is a safe, secure, online surveys website.

Eligibility: Available in 50 countries worldwide. Must be 13+ (16+ in the EU) to participate.


Note: McAfee antivirus has been known to mistake PaidViewpoint as a "phishing" website. You can ignore this warning.

PaidViewpoint Reviews (2503)

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4 Star Reviews (365) 14.6
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3 Star Reviews (86) 3.4
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2 Star Reviews (64) 2.6
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1 Star Reviews (104) 4.2
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Ridiculously slow

January 2, 2019 by Mike from United States

Update 1-1-2019 Somewhat of an upgrade....
Still slow to reach payout, usually 2 /12 to 3 months to earn $15 threshold to cash out. However, like others say on here, you're not wasting a lot of time getting screened out and left with zero, but still most days just earn 10 cents, and while I have recruited 6 people to Paidviewpoint, I have not received a penny in referral bonuses while they say they pay up to $25 per person. Apparently, they don't pay any referral bonuses on the 10 cents surveys that they call "trait surveys", which is what I get 95% of the time. On the plus side, they do pay out quickly. I got a payout today the same day I cashed out, which is rare among survey panels.
Well, they do pay something for answering 10 questions Tends to earn 10 a day most day, but I signed up in Feb and check everyday, sometimes more than once a day to only have ten cents credit, Their cash out is $15, so nearly 3 months a no payout, Think I will get my first social security check before I cash out. LOL Not sure whether worth my, but don't end up with zero after spending a lot of time like Opinion Outpost.

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PaidViewpoint responded to this review on January 2, 2019

Hi Mike,

Happy New Year and we appreciate the time it took to write your review.

If you haven't opened a support ticket from within your PaidViewPoint DashBoard, you may want to now. We can check your account for the most frequent hindrances in getting surveys: missing or incomplete demographic information, frequent inconsistent answers, country in which you live, etc.

Thank you for giving PaidViewPoint a try and Happy New Year again.

April
its ok

August 28, 2018 by patricia from United States

its good site, the surveys are short and original, but it takes FOREVER to get paid or even get enough money to reach the threshold unlike other sites. w/ other sites i can make $10 every 2 weeks sometimes if they have enough surveys i qualify for. i JUST got my first $15 after almost a year w/ this site? however the surveys are short so why not do them?

Quick and easy

August 17, 2018 by Melanie from United States

I like this site because the surveys are very quick and easy. I have traitscore surveys everyday but over the last year or more I've only had a few actual surveys. I also just barely cashed out for the first time in over a year. They have excellent customer service and they are very prompt about getting back to you. Not a fast earning site but I'll stick with them.

PAY OUT

January 10, 2018 by angela from Canada

NICE TO FINALLY HAVE RECIEVED MY FIRST PAY OUT AFTER ALMOST THREE YEARS. LOVE THE SHORT SURVERYS BUT REALLY WISH WE COULD EARN FASTER AND MORE SURVERYS WOULD BE OFFERED.

Takes forever to reach payout

January 5, 2018 by Nicole from United States

I've been a member here for over a year now and have not yet reached payout. I get a Trait survey maybe once a week now, it used to be 3-4 times a week or more. I do like the fact that the Trait surveys are short, 5 minutes or so.