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- How can I create an account?
- Does it cost anything to be a member of GetPaidTo?
- Who is eligible to use getpaidto.com?
- My partner/relative/friend wants to join GetPaidTo, but we live at the same address, is this ok?
- How can I change my account settings?
- How long does it take for my points and cashback to show in my account?
- Why do I need to verify my account using my mobile or landline number?
- How can I close my account?
Problems with My Account
How To Earn Points
- What are GPT points?
- How do I earn points by completing tasks?
- How do I earn points by watching videos?
- What can I do with my points?
- How soon will my points be in my account after completing a task?
- Do my points expire?
- How do I get started with surveys?
- Why take paid surveys at GetPaidTo?
- How can I start earning?
- How long do surveys take?
- How do I get paid for surveys and when will this be?
- How can I exchange my survey points for cash?
- How do I know that my earnings are safe?
- Why do I need to complete a Survey Profile?
- What are pre screening questions?
- How do I know if I am eligible or not to take the survey?
- Does it matter how accurately I answer survey questions?
- What should I do if the survey questions look familiar?
- How do I know if my survey was completed successfully?
- What does it mean if the surveys quota is full?
- Why has my survey submission been declined?
- What do I do if there are no surveys available?
Tasks and Offers
- What are sponsored offers?
- How do I complete offers?
- How are offers approved and paid?
- How many offers can I do in a day, is this limited?
- Do I have to use the same email for offers?
- Can I submit false information when completing an offer?
- Can I use a PO box for my mailing address when I complete offers?
- What happens if a task or offer does not pay me?
- Can my offers ever be reversed?
What You Can Use Points For
- Can I exchange my points for real money?
- Can I use my points to pay for online shopping at GetPaidTo?
How To Earn Cashback
- How can I earn cashback on my purchases?
- Is cashback guaranteed?
- When will my cashback be paid?
- Why is my cashback lower than I expected?
- I think my cashback has tracked at the wrong amount, what should I do?
- I have confirmed cashback in my account, why haven’t you paid me?
- What happens if my purchase does not track and my cashback is not paid?
- Is security software affecting my tracking?
- What are Cashback Boosts?
- How can I see how much extra cashback I can get by using my points?
- When will my extra cashback show in my account?
- Why use points for a Cashback Boost rather than cashing them out?
- What other reasons could there be for my cashback not being paid?
- I used a voucher/discount code from another site. Will it affect my cashback?
- I returned one/some/all of the items in my order, will I be paid cashback on the items I kept?
- Will I get cashback if I use a gift card to pay for my shopping?
- Will cashback be paid if I completed my order by phone or somewhere other than the website?
- If I have more than one rewards site open will my cashback show in my GetPaidTo account?
- When can I make a Cashback Claim?
- What is the time limit for making a cashback claim?
- Will my claim be processed and paid out instantly?
- Are there any reasons why my claim won’t be paid?
- Should I make a claim when cashback has been tracked but payment is delayed?
- Can I claim for more than one cashback amount in the same claim?
- What information do I need to provide in order to make a claim?
- What is the retailer’s claims waiting period?
- How do I make a Cashback Claim?
- How can I monitor the progress of my Cashback Claim?
How to Use Discount Vouchers and Codes
Refer A Friend Program
- How do I earn the points bonus?
- What can I earn referral commission on?
- How much commission will I be paid?
About the Forum
- What will I find in the forum?
- Can I use the forum to ask questions?
- What are the rules of GetPaidTo’s forum?
- How can I cash out my points for real money, to buy gift cards or to purchase a ‘wishlist’ item?
- How do I get paid my cashback?
- How can my points give me even more cashback?
- How long does the reward take to arrive?
- When will my money reach my bank or PayPal account?
- Will I be charged fees when cashing out with PayPal?
- Why do we need to telephone verify you?
- Why must I verify my telephone number?
- How do you use my telephone number?
- How does telephone verification work?
- Can I use a fixed line number or mobile number, or both?
- Will I be charged for the SMS or voice call I receive?
- How quickly will I receive my code?
- Why didn't I receive a phone call?
- How soon will my account be verified after inputting my code?
- Why isn't the system recognising my code when I enter it?
- I accidentally closed my browser, how do I complete the verification process?
- Who do I contact if I need further help with the verification process?
- Will I know if my verification was successful or not?
- My verification process failed and I don’t know why – who can I contact?
- What is considered Fraud?
- Why has my account been marked as fraudulent?
- Can I get the fraud block removed from my account?
Christmas Saver Club
- How can I save for Christmas?
- When does the Christmas Club start and end?
- Do I have to start saving on 1st November to be in the club?
- Are there any limits to the amount I can save?
- How do I get the free bonus points?
- What happens to my savings on 31st October?
- How can my savings be used?
- What if I need to access my Christmas balance before 31st October?
- If I withdraw my Christmas Club balance where will it go to?
- Will I be able to re-join the Christmas Club?
- What restrictions are there?
- Can I lose my savings?
- How can I be sure my savings are safe?
- Where can I find honest user reviews of GetPaidTo?
- Will I get rewarded for leaving a review, even if it's not 5*?
- About your 250 points review reward
- What is the GetPaidTo Cash Alert?
- How does it work?
- Is it free to download?
- Do I need to be signed into my account?
- Which web browsers can I use the Cash Alert with?
- I can seriously get paid, to play games?
- The games keep prompting me to download them in an app, will I still get paid for this?
- I’ve played a game but not been credited my points, what can I do?
- There was no option to exit the game without closing the browser window, will I still get paid?
- My game says I’ve earned 60,000 points, but you’ve only credited me X amount, how does that work?
- I clicked on the pre game advert and it took me to a new window, will I still get paid for playing those games?
- Will I still be credited my points if I don't load the Games Arena via www.getpaidto.com?
- Why has there been a change in the amount of points earned per game played?
- What is Game of the Week and how does it work?
- Can I earn from multiple games at once?