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Coupon Abbreviations
  • SC = Store Coupon
  • MC = Manufacturer Coupon
  • SS = Smart Source
  • RP = Red Plum
  • PG = Proctor and Gamble
Coupon Terms
  • WYB = When You Buy
  • B1G1 = Buy One Get One Free
  • .75/1 = 75 cents off one item
  • .75/3 = 75 cents off three items
  • EXP = Expiration Date

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pinecone research

Pinecone Research is accepting new members for surveys! This is one of the top survey companies, and pretty much everyone that is accepted loves it!  Most surveys pay around $3, plus there are bi-weekly sweepstakes and other ways to earn more.

You will be compensated thru Paypal and receive items and samples to try!

This is a great way to earn a little extra money and share your opinions, but spaces are limited and there are certain qualifications, so if you don’t qualify the first time, make sure to try again next time!

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    • Heather

      I have been using Pinecone Research for about a year, and I have had a great experience with the company. I receive surveys on a regular basis and have received the equivalent of $3 per survey. (They recently changed the options so you can earn prizes or cash.) I have also received two items to try out and complete a follow-up survey on. I always receive my rewards in a timely manner. I calculated that I can complete a little over 3 surveys in an hour time period, making the pay about $10 an hour, which seems to be a pretty decent wage for completing surveys in your spare time. If you are interested in making a few extra dollars and sharing your opinion, this is definitely the company to do that with!

      • mariajs

        I’ve been doing this for about a month…where is the cash option? All I see are rewards points and items.

        • beautispamama

          Click featured awards at the bottom left. Then click, cash option. Hope that helps.

          • mariajs


    • knitwit

      I also participate and agree with Heather’s comment.

    • Lauren Wickersheim

      Drat, they don’t need me! Any other reputable companies that do this? I would love to make a little cash for my clothing/makeup budget!

    • Snicky

      Please be careful! While Pinecone is a legit company, there are scammers out there who send emails that appear to be from Pinecone but aren’t. NEVER wire funds and if it sounds too good to be true, it is. Reports of cashing checks sent from “Pinecone” for thousands of dollars and then being asked to wire money… Not legit. Ever. Telling you that you’ll be paid $100-$250 per survey.. Also not legit!!

    • Brandy Huffman

      How do you know if you are accepted?

    • joyinhisword

      they won’t accept me!