1.01.2011

$5 a Day Challenge: December and 2010 Results



Here are the $5 a Day Challenge results for December:

EARNINGS: $272.17 (17.65 hours total or ~$15.42/hr)
American Consumer Opinion - $0
Focusline surveys - $0
HarrisPoll -  $2.27
HCD Surveys: $.50
Inbox Dollars - $0
Ipsos i-say - $7.65 (Amazon)*
Lightspeed Panel - $14.02 (Amazon)*
Mindfield  - $1 (Paypal)
Mypoints - ~$6.55 (480 points)
MySurvey - $1.87 (Amazon)*
Opinion Outpost - $24.50 (Amazon)
Palm Research - $0 (Paypal)
Pinecone Research - $12 (Paypal)
Synovate - $2.55 (check)
Sponsored Tweets - $0 (check)
SurveySavvy - $2 (check)
Surveyhead - $3 (Amazon)
Swagbucks - $15 (Amazon)
Toluna - $0 (check)*
Valued Opinions  - $9.50 (Amazon)
YouData - $0 (Paypal)
Other survey panels -$36
Blog/Affiliate income - $8.16
Photography - $75
Mystery Shopping - $50.60


*Please note that I converted points for some sites into dollar value in order to easily calculate my hourly earnings. Some sites have cash out minimums above what I earned, so my account balance will roll into next month..


TOTAL SAVINGS: $372.44
Groceries - $40.46
Rite Aid -$20.40 (Gift of Savings Program and coupons)
Rebates - $7.99
Eating Out - $2.65
Groupon - $40 (Red Envelope and Ice.com deals)
Eversave - $0
NoMoreRack - $10 (new customer promo)
TheNaturalStore.com - $20 (Facebook promo code)
Belli Skincare - $10 (new customer promo code)
Kelly's Closet - $20 (Free FuzziBunz promo code)
Overstock.com - $10 (promo code)
Shutterfly - $157.49 (Free holiday cards for bloggers offer)
My Baby's Green - $16.95 (Facebook promo code)
Hickory Farms - $16.50 (75% off Sale)


Free Product/Giveaway Wins in December: $26


HOW MUCH I SAVED/MADE MY FAMILY THIS MONTH: $670.61
TOTAL FOR 2010: $8368.96
(I added in November grocery savings that weren't counted last month: $64.86)

Disclosure: This post contains referral links.

3 comments:

  1. Nothing with Inbox dollars, or did you just not cash it? I have 2 accounts (ssshhhh!) and have made about $40 in each from clicking emails but haven't cashed them yet.

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  2. Any tips for earning enough for $15 worth of Amazon gift cards with swagbucks? I've set a goal to earn $10 each month, and I'm already starting to wonder if that was too ambitious.

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  3. I forgot to write my starting balance down at the beginning of the month for inbox dollars, but I think I earned only $.25 or so. I have about $21 now, I wish it didn't take so long to cash out!
    For swagbucks, I use the toolbar all the time and search periodically throughout the day on the homepage. think the bulk of my earnings is from referring all my friends though.

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