Making Money with Paid Surveys Case Study #3 - Sara

Here you'll find our previous Case Studies with: Valerie and Mark.

This time we spoke to Sara from Manchester who has been taking paid surveys for last 12 months.

Sara from Manchester

How long have you been taking paid surveys?

12 months

Do you have any other jobs?

Indexer, bookbinder

How many different survey companies have you tried?

About six

Which survey companies do you like the most?

Vivatic, Global Test Market

Why do you like this or these specific survey companies the most - in what way this company is better than others?

Generally more interesting surveys

Do you do surveys every day?

Most days

How much time does it take to fill in surveys in order to earn something?

About a month

On average - how many surveys you take during one week?

Probably about 20

What do you usually earn – gift vouchers or cash?


How do you choose to spend your earnings – cash or gift vouchers?


What is the value of your average earnings per month?


What's the most you've ever earned from a single survey?


Do you think it would be possible to earn more money with paid surveys and how?

Don't know

Have you had a bad experience with any of the companies?


What is your top tip for taking surveys?

Sign up with as many companies as possible

Have you tried any other home-based jobs?


What's the best question you've ever been asked in a paid survey?

Can't remember

Read the rest of our Case Studies here:
Katie, Emma, Carol, Adam.