MyView – Review

About MyView

As an online market research company, MyView relies on a pool of member respondents that represent a wide range of demographic profiles. The members are prescreened for each survey depending on the information and the target market demographic that a client company specified. Online questionnaires are accessible to the prescreened respondents. Points are awarded to the respondents for every survey questionnaire they answer. The points have corresponding cash value and can be exchanged for gift cards. All members also have the chance to win cash and other prizes during the monthly prize draws.

You can earn up to 500 points per survey that you complete, depending on the length. Each 100 points that you earn is equivalent to $1 in gift cards. However, you need to earn a minimum of $20 cash equivalent in order to be able to redeem your points. If you have answered certain types of surveys, you will have the chance to win in the cash draws.


As an online paid survey market research company, MyView relies on the opinions of its member respondents. These opinions serve as the basis of the decision-making of the companies that need the information. The surveys cover a wide range of topics for various well-known companies and brands. Hence, the topics could vary from computers to beer or from cars to pet food. As a member, you are guaranteed with corresponding points per survey even if you are screened out after a few questions.

Once you have completed the registration process, you will start receiving email invitations to participate in surveys that are matched to your profile information. You can also view the survey opportunities in your member dashboard. The length of the survey varies depending on the company and the information being required. Each survey comes along with other pieces of information such as the average length and the points that you can earn. If you are an active member, you will have a chance to win in the monthly cash prize draws. Each draw, you can win as much as $1,000 cash. Aside from the regular surveys, you can also participate in the mini polls and interact with other members via Facebook from the member site.

The website also have exclusive offers for mobile phone users. There are surveys that are specifically customized for mobile devices. These are different from the standard surveys that are accessible through desktops or laptops. You need to download an app, allowing you to conveniently participate in surveys while you are on the go.

Redeeming points

Every member has to earn at least $20 equivalent in points. You have lots of opportunities to redeem rewards but you may also opt to simply accumulate points for several months before redeeming them. You also become automatically qualified to monthly draws once you have accumulated certain points or participated to certain surveys. You can redeem your points from the following stores: Coles & Myer, iTunes and Sanity. You also have the option to donate points to one of the partner charities of the website.

There are several important things that you should remember when redeeming your points. You should be aware that it could take up to 28 days before points could appear in your member dashboard. You should have accumulated at least $20 equivalent points for you to be eligible to redeem your points as gift card rewards. It also takes up to six weeks before electronic vouchers will be sent by email. Lastly, it could take up to six weeks before any physical gift card is delivered to your nominated mailing address.

Bonus prize draws

If you are an active member of MyView website, you are automatically eligible for entries in the monthly cash draw. You can win as much as $1,000 cash each month. A total of $2,000 cash is given away but at increments from $100 to $1,000. Hence, each member has a lot of chances to win a prize.

Each active member is automatically granted one entry into the draw. There are also additional entries available to MyView members who were either able to complete a survey or were screened out after answering several questions. Hence, each member can accrue several entries per draw.

MySurvey also offer a new member prize draw, which is a bonus prize for members who sign up during the promotional period. Currently, all new members go in the daw to win a 16GB Apple iPad mini.

Your privacy is guaranteed by the company once you registered. The personal and financial information in the site will only be used for research purposes. The website is owned and operated by I-View, which is the Australian arm of IPSOS SA. It is one of the largest research panels in the world. MyView is compliant to the standards of the Australian Market and Research Society’s code of professional behaviour. The information that you provided will not be given or sold to third parties for the purpose of contacting you for marketing purposes.