SurveyLion Reviews and Features

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3-9078 Leslie St, Richmond Hill, Ontario  L4B 3L8 CA
Tel: 888-770-1770   Contact: [email protected]
Operated by: Canadian Viewpoint Inc.


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No minimums - take surveys, request a payment check when you wish.

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SurveyLion is a panel where you can have a say in many different industries! The panel is owned by Canadian Viewpoint, one of Canada's largest panels. For over 30 years, CVP has been trusted by clients ranging from global Fortune 500 companies to local, boutique market research firms for their quantitative data collection needs, including online, offline, and panel. Since SurveyLion is available to Canadians, the website is accessible in both French and English languages for ease of use.

Payment and Rewards

Signing Up

If you are 16+ years of age, you are able to register to the panel. SurveyLion is looking for the opinions of people all over the world but is Canadian-focused. Registration is easy, but once the form has been completed, make sure to check your email to finalize the registration process.

Earn Rewards for Taking Surveys

There is always a reward in return for completing a survey. Rewards vary from cash, gift certificates and even free products. If you are completing a survey that offers cash, you will be rewarded in the $1 - $10 range, depending on the length and complexity. Most surveys take 5-15 minutes. Payment is sent in cheque form, and may take 4 - 6 weeks to arrive. Members may also be entered into quarterly prize draws in addition to earning cash rewards!

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Survey Taking Experience

Survey Taking Details

Make sure to keep your profile information up to date so you get invited to the maximum amount of surveys for your unique demographic. Most surveys take about 5 - 15 minutes to finish, but this is always outlined in the invitation email beforehand.

Cashing Out

SurveyLion allows you to cash out at any time, but does allow you to accrue your cash rewards over time and then request your cash when you are ready. Payments requested prior to the first day of the month will be mailed out by the 15th in most cases.

Earn $5 for Referring Friends and Family

SurveyLion has a very generous friends and family referral program. Each time you successfully refer a new panel member to the SurveyLion community, you will automatically be credited with $5. It pays to grow this family!

Eligibility: Aimed at residents of Canada, 16+

SurveyLion Reviews (38)

5 Star Reviews (13) 34.2
4 Star Reviews (12) 31.6
3 Star Reviews (2) 5.3
2 Star Reviews (0) 0.0
1 Star Reviews (11) 28.9

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not worth signing up for

September 17, 2010 by Sean from United States

I got an invite or two initially when I signed up but haven't gotten anything since, that was almost 8 months ago

They do pay

September 17, 2010 by Shelly from Canada

Although they do not send out a lot of surveys, this company does pay you, the surveys are usually worth 3 dollars each, and they will send you a check right away, there is non minimum, i have recieved and cashed their checks with no problem.

no surveys ever

September 17, 2010 by Arleen from United States

no surveys ever---enought said

Re: "the lion pay" comment

September 17, 2010 by Ronald from Canada

No surveys, no money, no response.

Do not bother.

September 17, 2010 by Celeste from United States

Never recieved a survey