6.17.2011

$5 a Day Challenge: April and May Results





Here are the $5 a Day Challenge results for April and May:

EARNINGS: $709.08 (33.7 hours total or ~$21.04/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 - $0
Focus Forward - $2
HarrisPoll -$5.53 (Amazon)*
HCD Surveys: $.50
Inbox Dollars - $2.44 ($26.64 balance, $30 needed to cash out)
Ipsos    i-say - $8.55 (Amazon)*
Mindfield   -   $3 (Paypal)
Mypoints  - ~$36.03 (5621 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    - $12.04 (Amazon)*
Nielsen Mobile Survey Panel - $2.12 (Amazon)
Opinion  Outpost -  $46.60 (Amazon)
Palm Research - $0 (Paypal)
Pinecone Research - $15 (Paypal)
Synovate - $7.50 (check)*
Sponsored Tweets - $0 (check)
SurveySavvy    - $4 (check)
Surveyhead  - $0 (Amazon)
Swagbucks - $20    (Amazon)
Toluna - $0 (check)*
Valued Opinions   - $7.50   (Amazon)
YouData    - $0 (Paypal)
*NEW*Youth  Confident Panel - $7 (Amazon) (You can sign up directly, please enter my  information under Referrer: Michelle Murphy, mmclean13@gmail.com)
*NEW*Zoombucks - $0 (Amazon)* (Like Swagbucks, earn points for searching online)
Other survey panels -$28.11
Blog/Affiliate income - $31.16
Mystery Shopping - $0
Selling items through Craigslist - $0
Photography freelance work - $470


*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: $527.25
Groceries - $99.25
Rebate checks -$15
Ebates - $4
Eating Out - $0
eBay Bucks - $1
Local daily deal website: $34
Groupon - $48
Mamapedia - $35
DealPulp - $0
Eversave  - $23 Get a free $2 credit for signing up!
Plum District - $0
NoMoreRack - $0
The Mini Social - $0
Totsy - $0
RueLaLa - $20
Modnique - $0 Get a free $5 credit for signing up!
Other Retail - $200 (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 IN APRIL AND MAY:  $1361.33
YTD: $3961.06



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2 comments:

  1. Very inspiring! I think I may have to give some of these ideas a try!

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