What is Swagbucks?

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Swagbucks has to be one of my FAVORITE ways to earn “FREE” gift cards toward places like Amazon, Target, Overstock, and more. By simply searching the web (as I would already do) I am rewarded with Swag Bucks to put toward items I want.

What Is Swagbucks?

First, it is EASY and FREE to join Swagbucks. Consider it like a “frequent flyer” program for surfing the web. With components like email, Facebook, Twitter, and more, most of us tend to be on the internet at some point in the day. The easiest place to run is Google.com to find URL or links to places we need to go. Instead I use Swagbucks.com to earn Swag Bucks. Note: When you join, you get 30 instant Swag Bucks.

How Do You Earn?

The easiest way to earn Swag Bucks is to download the tool bar to your browser. This allows you to search online without having to go directly to Swagbucks.com. The tool bar also gives you exclusive messages and Swag Codes.You can also win by entering polls, submitting codes, surveys, etc.

What Can you “Win?”

When you accumulate enough Swag Bucks, there are endless things for which to trade in your bucks. Everything from sports memorabilia, to kids toys, jewelry, and my favorite $5 Amazon Gift Cards (450 Swag Bucks). This offsets my online shopping at my favorite site – Amazon!

With the concept Search, Earn, Redeem – it really doesn’t cost you anything extra to get FREE stuff while searching the web (you were doing that anyways.)

Head over to Swagbucks for a look!

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  1. Are you able to use multiple $5 gift cards at a time while shopping at Amazon?

    • Frugal Coupon Living says:

      YES! I combine them sometimes. You can also add the gift card code in your Amazon account and just wait until you find a deal you buy.

  2. KerrieM. says:

    I joined a few days ago and have been accumulating SB steadily, but today I spent over three hours doing one of their tasks for 80SB. The requirement to get them was to have at least an 80% accuracy rate and according to my math I achieved that but they said I only had 67% accuracy. Have you done any of the their tasks and had problems with them?

    • Frugal Coupon Living says:

      I tend to just gain points from searching. I put them in my toolbar so it is my default for searching.

  3. KerrieM. says:

    Thanks for replying so quickly! They eventually credited me for the points after I contacted them about it, so at least I didn’t waste three hours of my day.

  4. If you earn enough money is this something that has to accounted for on your taxes? I spend way too much time on the internet not to do this!

    • Frugal Coupon Living says:

      I make record of it, but it isn’t enough that would hurt your taxes.

  5. I don’t understand when you talk about the codes. Could you explain that for me? Thanks