$5 a Day Challenge: March 2011 Results
Here are the $5 a Day Challenge results for February:
EARNINGS: $599.24 (37 hours total or ~$16.20/hr)
American Consumer Opinion - $0
*NEW* CheckPoints - $0 (Amazon) This is an iPhone or Android app, they are partnered with Swagbucks. Get points for checking in or scanning products and you earn $1 in Amazon credit just for downloading/registering enter code - michmurphy)
Focusline surveys - $1
HarrisPoll -$2.54 (Amazon)*
HCD Surveys: $.50
Inbox Dollars - $1.28 ($24.20 balance, $30 needed to cash out)
Ipsos i-say - $7.10 (Amazon)*
Mindfield - $11 (Paypal)
Mypoints - ~$44.99 (6929 points) Any time I make a purchase online (even eBay!) I try to go through Mypoints first, and it really paid off this month!
MySurvey - $.45 (Amazon)*
Nielsen Mobile Survey Panel - $4.33 (Amazon)
Opinion Outpost - $24.10 (Amazon)
Palm Research - $0 (Paypal)
Pinecone Research - $6 (Paypal)
Synovate - $1.30 (check)*
Sponsored Tweets - $0 (check)
SurveySavvy - $2 (check)
Surveyhead - $2.50 (Amazon)
Swagbucks - $5 (Amazon)
Toluna - $0 (check)*
Valued Opinions - $6 (Amazon)
YouData - $.38 (Paypal)
*NEW*Youth Confident Panel - $16 (Amazon) (You can sign up directly, please enter my information under Referrer: Michelle Murphy, email@example.com)
*NEW*Zoombucks - $0 (Amazon)* (Like Swagbucks, earn points for searching online)
Other survey panels -$46.23
Blog/Affiliate income - $26.38
Mystery Shopping - $0
Selling books through Amazon and cash4books - $11.66
Selling items through Craigslist - $100
Photography freelance work and editing - $278.50
*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: $437.06!
Groceries - $12.20 (lost some receipts again...)
Rebate checks -$8.99
Ebates - $0
Eating Out - $5 (email coupon to California Pizza Kitchen)
eBay Bucks - $27.52 (earned from a purchase with Paypal)
Groupon - $55
Mamapedia - $40
DealPulp - $0
Eversave - $40 Get a free $2 credit for signing up!
Plum District - $0
NoMoreRack - $0
The Mini Social - $20
Totsy - $15
RueLaLa - $20
Modnique - $0 Get a free $5 credit for signing up!
Other Retail - $145.35 (lots of coupon codes online! I always look for a coupon at retailmenot.com before ordering online)
Savings from cloth diapering - $48 (estimate) I'm not sure why I haven't been tracking this before!
Free product and giveaway wins: $125
HOW MUCH I SAVED/MADE MY FAMILY THIS MONTH: $1161.30!
Disclosure: This post contains referral links. Thank you for supporting my blog!