PermissionResearch was the easiest $20 I’ve ever made online. I installed their “research software” which I’m sure just basically tracks everything I do online, and each month they gave me $5. There’s more to it than that – such as surveys, etc.. for gift cards, cash, and sweepstakes, but my involvement with the program ended after my initial $20 reward.
i-Say.com is a pretty traditional survey site with a lot of surveys. Since i-Say.com surveys are often found in GPT aggregators like Swagbucks, etc.. I’ve only used it a few times because I prefer to put as many of my eggs in one basket as possible (though it actually pays better if you use i-Say.com directly and not use one of those GPT aggregate sites). Read more.
One of my favorite sites by far is Swagbucks.com. I have been a member of this site since May 2014, and have amassed over 25,000 swagbucks, which is roughly the equivalent of $250 (though with special offers is more likely around $275-$300). While I have been a registered member for a little over a year, I have only really begun using it seriously. Read more.