Nielsen Scarborough Surveys Reviews and Features

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Nielsen Scarborough Surveys

85 Broad Street, New York, New York  10004 US
Tel: 1-800-753-6043   Contact: [email protected]
Operated by: Nielsen Scarborough


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Cash payments are mailed within a couple weeks of when answers to studies are received.

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Nielsen Scarborough is a branch of the market research powerhouse, Nielsen. However, Nielsen Scarborough is a large project in itself and conducts over 200,000 surveys per year in over 120 local areas across the United States. The office is headquartered in New York City, but interviews are conducted in Texas and Florida as well.

Research Project Topics

Within this large research project, the areas of interest are: television, newspapers, radio stations, leisure activities, consumer shopping habits and many other interesting topics.

Invitation-Only Participation

This project is an invite-only research experiment, and participants are chosen randomly by mail or telephone. If you are a chosen participant, you may be asked to complete one of the following assignments for rewards:

  • Consumer Survey Booklets (Paper and Online Versions)
  • Telephone Surveys
  • Television Diaries


Earn cash for participating in studies. Product testing studies typically pay $1-$10, along with being able to keep the product. Telephone studies are paid within two weeks of answering the phone survey. Paper studies, where questions are answered using radial dots, are paid within two weeks of mailing back the paper survey. Compensation is offered in cash and is mailed.

Is Nielsen Scarborough Surveys a Scam?

Scarborough Surveys is not a scam and is a legitimate, safe website. It is run by Nielsen, who is a trusted global company; and Nielsen Scarborough is committed to the protection of all information provided by panelists. Your personal information will never be released or given to any third party. Answers are always combined in aggregate form to protect your identity.

If You Can't Join, or are Looking for Alternatives

Consider the following survey sites, with strong reputations: Branded Surveys, Tellwut, PrizeRebel.

Eligibility Residents of the United States

Nielsen Scarborough Surveys Reviews (6)

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Great Survey Company

June 13, 2015 by Vicki from United States

This survey company always pays. You do not have to collect points or wait for you to reach a certain amount before you cash out. Right after the survey is finished it will ask for your address so they can mail you a check.