Taking surveys for money is a rewarding job if you love what you are doing. Many people do not like sitting day after day at a computer or laptop taking a bunch of questionnaires related to politics, health, products, lifestyle, household questions, income etc. To them it gets boring.
Many people like the success correlated with working from home, getting up when you want, working wherever and whenever you want. It takes discipline to work on your own. We are used to and programmed to have a job that sets a salary and schedule for you. When you try to do this on your own it can get scary and difficult at the same time.
When you take surveys for money you should not even be thinking long term right away. By starting slow you set yourself up for success because your not worried about income, setting it up as a job, or thinking it's even a possibility as a work from home job.
What people can do, and this is only a suggestion, is sign up for a well known company and take all the surveys you can with the company. Most likely the company will have a mobile app attached for you to enjoy surveys from your mobile device as well.
Most, if not all of the top paid online surveys companies around the world are set up in a way that monitors your progress especially in the beginning. They will have a quality assurance program either known to you or unknown that makes sure you are taking surveys ethically.
Paid surveys come and go inside your inbox. What people fail to realize sometimes is real money is coming and going. If you keep taking those surveys inside your inbox properly, you will find out in the future more opportunities sent to you that are not sent to anyone else. The company has now begun to trust you and they want to trust you with surveys that companies need experienced people to fill out. The rewards are higher as well. Most market research companies online are set up like this. The legit ones of course.
Being able to get paid to take surveys from home is such a lucky job if you LOVE what you are doing. If you just love the possibility of working from home, or making a lot of money, the process to get there will not work for you. You will hate your job, like the lifestyle, but people will not share your passion. Being able to share your passion for the job is one of the most important aspects of the business. Your passion will set up your home business for future years to come.