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See the Rewards section to learn more about the various rewards of being a member of the Harris Poll Online panel.
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Please disregard letters and classified advertisements that promise fast cash and free gifts from Harris Interactive or any of our affiliates (such as Harris/Decima) in exchange for performing mystery shopping or quality assurance studies. These letters and classified advertisements are scams!
Neither Harris Interactive nor any of its affiliates ever conducts mystery shopping or quality assurance studies that require you to cash checks or wire us money.
Please notify us at the Survey Help Desk if you are contacted by someone claiming to be a representative of Harris Interactive or any of its affiliates regarding an offer to receive cash for depositing a check and/or wiring us money in connection with a mystery shopping or quality assurance study. Do not deposit the check into your bank account or wire money.
Please visit the website of the Mystery Shopping Providers Association in order to find further information about these scams and steps you should take to avoid becoming a victim of these scams. Further, the Federal Trade Commission has issued a warning about these scams.
If we have no available opportunities for you, please try again the next day. Our inventory of open surveys is always changing so don’t be discouraged if we cannot find something for you every time you visit.
In order to increase your chances of being selected for an open survey, we now ask you a series of preliminary questions. These questions help us match you to an open survey we have available. There are no rewards offered for answering these questions but they do help you qualify for open surveys. Once we locate a suitable survey then you’ll be quickly directed to the first page of that survey where you will be given details on the length and the rewards for qualifying and completing that survey.
In order to increase the number of surveys we have available for our members, we now provide the opportunity to our panelists to participate in surveys conducted by a select group of research companies who have been carefully vetted by our team to make sure they meet our design and quality standards.
Any further questions related to this can be directed to the Survey Help Desk.
We target several groups in our surveys, each with unique characteristics, so that we may compare and contrast the similarities and differences between them. In order for us to conduct valid analysis, we place quotas on the groups we are targeting. Since some of the groups share common traits, these particular quotas fill up quickly. Unfortunately, we are often unable to determine who will fall into these categories until after we ask several preliminary questions. For this reason, we are unable to inform you of the quota status until after you have answered some questions. Members who are directed to but do not qualify for a survey will receive a HIstakes entry and 15 HIpoints for their time. Plus, you also will be offered the opportunity to try and qualify for another survey if we have any available at that time. Please note that you may need to answer more preliminary questions to help locate another survey for you.
Although we now ask you a series of preliminary questions to better match you to an open survey, we cannot guarantee that you will be able to complete every survey we direct you into. The good news is you will receive an entry into HIstakes and 15 HIpoints if you are directed to but do not qualify for a survey. Plus, you also will be offered the opportunity to try and qualify for another survey if we have any available at that time. Please note that you may need to answer more preliminary questions to help locate another survey for you.
We do our best to avoid asking you repetitive questions. If you feel that you are seeing the same questions every time you visit, please check your Internet privacy settings. Our surveys use Internet cookies to “remember” what you have told us in the past and learn more about who you are. If your browser settings are set to private browsing or to erase your cookies, we will need to re-collect this information each time you visit us.
Even with proper settings enabled, we may need to re-ask some questions multiple times. Although it may seem frustrating, there are valid reasons for this, including:
Some of our research requires that we word a question in a very specific way, forcing us to re-collect information we already know about you.
Some of our research requires that we re-collect all survey information directly in the survey; even if we have already just collected it in our preliminary questions.
Although these cases may lead to repetition in your experience, we ask that you be patient and understand that you are helping us provide top quality results to our clients.
We encourage you to take a survey whenever you receive an invitation. We value each panel member's opinion. Choosing not to participate in a survey will not affect your membership.
Our surveys take anywhere from 5 to 25 minutes. We try to keep the surveys to a maximum of 15 to 20 minutes. This time may vary depending on the speed of your Internet connection or browser.
Harris Interactive conducts research using a variety of methods, ranging from online surveys and focus groups (chat room style or bulletin board style), telephone and direct mail to in person focus groups and personal interviews. We will also periodically offer our members the opportunity to participate in research that requires software to be downloaded to your computer or mobile phone. These special activities are completely optional but offer a great new way to provide your opinions and earn more rewards.
Our Survey Help Desk will be very happy to answer any questions you may have and they will listen to any suggestions or comments. Questions or comments about the design or content of specific surveys will then be forwarded to that survey's project manager. We value your feedback, as we continually try to improve the quality of our surveys and your survey-taking experience. We invite you to visit the Survey Help Desk and share your feedback.
In appreciation for your participation in our surveys, we will award you HIpoints every time you complete select surveys that offer HIpoints. Once you've accumulated enough HIpoints, you may redeem them for rewards.
Almost all of our surveys offer both HIpoints and a HIstakes sweepstakes entry as an incentive to participate. Once you have been selected for a survey, you will be told what the reward will be if you qualify for and successfully complete.
If you are directed to but do not qualify for a survey, you will receive an entry into HIstakes and 15 HIpoints. All rewards will be credited within 24 hours of your participation.
It can take up to 24 hours for your HIpoints to be reflected in your account. If this time frame has passed you can contact the Survey Help Desk to research your concern. In order to best assist you, we will need to know the approximate time you took the survey, the topic of the survey, and if you saw a confirmation page upon completing the survey that confirmed your reward.
If you experience difficulty when attempting to redeem, you may wish to try another browser to see whether that helps. (Some of our members using Google Chrome have indicated having difficulty redeeming while using that browser.)
Another issue some have experienced is that the shipping verification section does not respond to an auto-fill application. It populates, but does not accept this information.
You control how and when you redeem your HIpoints. You can choose to redeem all of your HIpoints, just some of your HIpoints, or you can continue to accumulate them for later use.
Please allow 15 business days for processing and delivery of your redemption. They will be sent electronically via email.
All costs for the rewards (including shipping and handling) are covered by Harris Poll Online. There are no hidden costs. You do not have to pay anything to receive your rewards! Please note, however, that panel members are responsible for shipping charges on merchandise ordered online via gift card redemptions.
Harris Poll Online panel members who are 13 years of age or older are eligible to participate in HIpoints.
Yes, ALL of your HIpoints will expire if your account remains inactive for a 12 month period. This means you must complete at least 1 survey or other research activity every 12 months to keep your account active. In addition, once your account goes inactive, we cannot restore it and you will no longer receive survey invites from us.
Unfortunately, we occasionally experience technical problems with our servers or surveys. From time to time, our servers may become overloaded when too many people try to access a survey at the same time. If you can't access a survey or it takes too long to complete a particular survey, you can always exit and finish the survey at a later time.
If you are experiencing a technical problem, please feel free to contact the Survey Help Desk. The Survey Help Desk will determine what the problem is and help you access the survey, or, at least, explain what is happening.
You will receive an invitation when there are surveys available. After answering a few preliminary questions, we will be able to determine if there is a survey available for you. There may be times when there are no surveys available based on the answers you have given to these questions. We encourage you to try again the next day as our survey inventory is constantly changing.
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To make sure you continue to receive survey invitations, please add HarrisPoll@hpolsurveys.com to your list of trusted senders. In order to do this, we have provided simple instructions for each mail provider below.
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