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How to Make $30 Quickly with Inbox Dollars

January 11, 2011
by Kyle Taylor

There are a number of sites on the web that will pay you to read advertiser’s emails, sign up for offers, and take surveys. I’ve tried about a million of them, but there are only a few of them that I would recommend.

Inbox Dollars is one of those companies and I want to show you how I made $30 in a little over an hour completing offers on their site.

The way that it works is that advertisers pay to promote their site to their members. Inbox Dollars, in turn, offers you a part of their profit in exchange for visiting an advertiser’s website or signing up for their offer. Most of the offers are free and it’s a great way to make some extra pocket change online.

It’s free to join Inbox Dollars and best of all, they give you $5 just for signing up! Inbox Dollars requires that you accumulate $30 in earnings before you can “cash-out” and they pay you by sending a check.

Easy Offers & Tons of Them

One of my favorite parts about Inbox Dollars is that they have a ton of offers to choose from. That makes it really easy to get to $30 quickly.

Some sample offers include one that asks you to sign up for a email newsletter from AMF Bowling. That pays 50 cents and takes about 15 seconds. Another offer asks you to sign up for a free account at to earn $3.50. These are simple and there are nearly a hundred of them to choose from.

Fastest Way to $30

This is a more advanced method for folks that are familiar with “paid to complete offers” sites. One way to get to $30 in earnings in only a few minutes is by taking advantage of the book club offers.

There are a half a dozen book clubs that are offering $10 if you try out their club. Signing up for a book club does require you to put some money forward which is why I suggest this method for more advanced users.

If you don’t want to continue your membership in the book club, you will need to simply mark “Cancel- Return to Sender” on the outside of your first package and return it to the postman. The book club will give you a full refund and you get to keep your $10 for trying it out.

If you are interested in giving Inbox dollars a try, visit the sign-up page here to get started.

Good Luck Penny Hoarders!

Note: We want to be up front with you on this – Inbox Dollars is a sponsor of The Penny Hoarder. While we genuinely recommend them, we do want you to be aware that they’re a sponsor and are helping to grow The Penny Hoarder as a community.

by Kyle Taylor
Kyle is the founder of

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