Survey apps are an easy way to make a few extra pence in your spare time. There are loads to choose from and you can download as many as you like to increase your earning potential. Most mobile survey apps give you the option to be paid in gift cards, or cash into your PayPal wallet, and each have varying thresholds to determine when you’re able to cash out your money.
The best thing about using survey apps that pay is that you can use them really flexibly, if you have a few spare minutes you can open one up and see whether there’s a survey available to fill your time.
You’re not going to get rich with survey apps (sorry) but it’s a simple way to earn yourself some extra cash every month, or a great way of saving up for special occasions or for holiday spending money. I like to cash out in Amazon gift cards, so I can just add them to my Amazon account and save them to use for Christmas presents.
Best Paid Survey Apps for UK Users
Attapoll is a paid survey app that rewards you for sharing your opinions by completing surveys within the app. Each survey is shown along with the estimated time to complete and the payment you’ll receive upon completion.
You can withdraw your earnings to PayPal as soon as you’ve earned £3 or more. Payments are fast and usually received within seconds.
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YouGov send surveys that cover all kinds of topics, including politics and current affairs. Each survey is usually worth 50p and is reasonably short. The downside to YouGov is that you have to earn £50 before you receive payment.
1Q is a very easy question and answer app. Short and simple, they’ll let you know when there’s a new question, you select your answer and they put $0.25 or $0.50 into your PayPal account. That’s pretty much all there is to it.
I-Say is an online survey rewards community with over 3 million members. With I-Say, you take surveys and polls in exchange for points which can then be exchanged for rewards such as gift vouchers. 500 points is equivalent to £5.
Qmee is a survey app (you can also add as a browser extension.) There are usually surveys available every day, but you may screen out quickly if you don’t meet the target demographic. With Qmee you can cash out any amount and it will be paid immediately to your PayPal account. Alternatively, you can request to be paid in Amazon vouchers.
The best thing about Citizen Me is that you are paid automatically every time you complete a survey. The only downside is that surveys can be few and far between. Regardless it’s worth having for the instant payment and not having to accrue a balance. The app will notify you when there’s a new questionnaire to answer.
Poll Pay is a really easy to use survey app. Each survey will show with the time it should take and what you’ll be paid on completion. You can cash out once you’ve earned £10. Use invitation code CTFKUE8X43 for £0.19 join bonus.
Influence (formely Voxpopme) is one of the more interesting survey apps, as it’s a video response app. Each survey consists of a question and you simply record yourself answering with your opinions for a minimum of 30 seconds. Because of this it’s one of the quickest survey apps to use. Each survey is paid in cash and once you’ve earned £10 you can claim your money into PayPal.
Curious Cat is a simple survey app. You’re shown a list of ‘Tasks’ (surveys) along with how many points each task is worth. 1 point is equal to 1 penny and you can cash out as soon as you’ve earned £1. Earnings are transferred immediately to your PayPal account upon cashing out.
Vypr is a survey app that typically asks questions about your food and shopping habits. Questions are called ‘steers’ and usually consist of showing you a pictures of products and asking which you would choose. There are also in store steers, which are worth more but will need to be answered on the app whilst inside whichever supermarket they’re researching. Each steer is worth so many points and once you’ve reached 10,000 you can cash out for £10.
Streetbees is a survey app where you answers questions is a chat style format. Surveys are called ‘stories’ and often cover things about your personal usage of products, such as what hair care products you use and what type of hair you have. Each story is worth a certain amount of cash which will be paid into your PayPal account once your response is approved.