What qualities are you looking for when you search for survey panels to join? Are you looking for a survey panel that has just any surveys available for you to complete? Or are you looking for a survey panel that is trustworthy, accredited and reputable so you know the surveys you complete are going to make a difference in the world? If you’re looking for a survey panel such as the latter, you’ve come to the right place. Valued Opinions IS the epitome of that caliber of survey panel. Not only are its users’ opinions valuable, but the quality of content and the user experience Valued Opinions provides is just as valuable.

Valued Opinions is part of one of the largest online survey companies in the world; the survey panel itself has over 3 million members! Just being a large company doesn’t automatically make you “trustworthy” though. It takes years of hard work, development and making sure the user experience is nothing short of exceptional. Since 2004, Valued Opinions has been dedicated to providing its users with this type of market research experience. As a result, Valued Opinions is a member of all the major and accredited market research governing bodies including The Marketing Research Association (MRA) and The Market Research Society (MRS). These facts alone are reason enough to want to be part of an amazing and rewarding market research community!

The types of market research Valued Opinions offers for its users includes paid online surveys, diary studies, product tests and evaluations, over-the-phone surveys, polls, advertising campaign reviews, and so much more. The list of topics these pieces of market research cover is extensive and covers nearly anything you could possibly think of sharing your opinions on in surveys. Some of these topics include environmental issues, blockbuster films, fashion trends, popular types of food, new up-and-coming products and so much more.

When you complete these pieces of market research from Valued Opinions, your opinions are truly going towards driving real change in the world because Valued Opinions works with pivotal and top-notch brands, companies and service providers. These places NEED the opinions of their consumers to help them better what they produce or offer. As a result, Valued Opinions is more than happy to help bridge the gap between company and consumer via market research.

It won’t take you much time at all to become a member of this reputable survey panel. Joining Valued Opinions is a breeze! You can simplify your sign-up process by joining with your Facebook account. If you prefer to join in the traditional way with your email address, that’s fine, too! It will take you less than 5 minutes to create an account. You’ll fill out a simple registration form that asks you for your standard registration details and for you to create a password for your new account. You’ll also set up a security question to ensure you’re never locked out of your account! You’ll then provide your address and then you’ll have access to your account dashboard. Even though you’ll have access to your account dashboard, make sure you check the inbox of the email address you used to join. There, you’ll find Valued Opinionswelcome email and, in this email, you’ll click the button to confirm your account registration. This is a very important step, make sure you don’t skip it.

Your next step is to complete your member profile, which is very easy to find on the home page of your account dashboard. Your member profile will most likely take you over an hour to complete, but completing it will help you be matched to market research opportunities that interest you the most! The topics you’ll answer questions about in the member profile section include business, personal and household, politics, insurance, leisure and interests, magazines, utilities, automotive, health conditions, technology devices owned, technology activities, finances, shopping, food and beverages, personal banking, investing, electronics and gadgets, mobile devices, and technology roles.

After you complete your member profile, you’ll start being matched with market research that interests you! You can find the ones you’re matched with on your account dashboard home page in the “My Surveys” box. You’ll also be sent invitations to market research via your personal email as well, so keep an eye out for that!

With Valued Opinions, you can earn up to $5 per survey you complete. You need to earn at least $10 in rewards to cashout. Once you reach that threshold or higher, you can redeem your rewards as gift cards for 15 different retailers. These retailers are FragranceNet.com; Restaurant.com; Spa and Wellness; Giftpax Multi-Brand (which covers Applebee’s, Domino’s, The Cheesecake Factory, Hershey’s, Pepsi, Starbucks, AMCRedbox, Facebook, and Snap Fitness); Macy’s; CVS Pharmacy; Amazon; Chili’s, Maggiano’s and On The Border; AppleTarget; NikeThe Home Depot; and Domino’s. You can also redeem your rewards as Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Points, a VISA prepaid gift card, or you can make a charitable donation to UNICEF.

The Valued Opinions account dashboard is clean, easy to read and easy to navigate. At the top, you’ll always see how many rewards you’ve earned so far. On your dashboard, you’ll also see your survey level and badges! Valued Opinions uses a 5-tier system that you progress through as you complete market research. You begin at the Bronze level and work your way up through Silver, Gold, Platinum and eventually make it to Diamond status. Along the way, you’ll also earn really cool badges that signify all you’ve accomplished with Valued Opinions.

For more market research fun, you can stay up-to-date on everything about Valued Opinions by following the panel on Twitter, liking the panel on Facebook and reading the Valued Opinions blog. If Valued Opinions sounds like the kind of market research community you would like to be a part of, make sure you sign up today!