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Mystery Shopping & Merchandising

Has anyone done Mystery Shopping or Merchandising with companies through Shadow Shopper's referral? If yes, did you get paid?

Has anyone had a bad experience with referrals through them?


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Asked by grandmother09 at 10:54 PM on Jun. 5, 2011 in Shopping

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  • I signed up to do it a few years ago and still recceive lead but never did it. You pay for the merchandise and travel upfront and they pay you back a portion to a certain percentage. I was not worth it to me because I needed money not reimbursements.

    Answer by Anonymous at 10:57 PM on Jun. 5, 2011

  • never tried it personally but heard it's basically a scam

    Answer by amberpaiz at 11:05 PM on Jun. 5, 2011

  • look up the company name and see if it comes up on

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:14 PM on Jun. 5, 2011

  • bump


    Answer by sherribeare at 12:44 AM on Jun. 6, 2011

  • Be careful with thes ethings! I work in a bank and we get letters all the time from customers who signed up for them! NEVER NEVER NEVER do a shopping thing where you have to buy a Western Union Money Order! You WILL not get that money back! Once it gets wired out, it cannot be retrieved!

    Answer by jteffs at 7:44 AM on Jun. 6, 2011

  • Yes. I do quite a bit of merchandising and have done mystery shopping as well! I have a couple posts about them on my blog if you are interested in reading:

    Mystery Shopping




    Answer by m-avi at 10:09 PM on Jun. 6, 2011

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