View Full Version : NSS: $50 for an hour of my time
02-18-2002, 08:49 PM
I got a call tonight from a marketing group asking me questions about cable, phone, and internet service from COX. They want people to take part in a discussion group tomorrow night for an hour. I just have to attend (and talk) and I get $50 afterwards. It's between paydays, so this is a bonus.
02-18-2002, 09:44 PM
:cheers: I love those things :D
02-19-2002, 06:57 AM
man, i'd go talk for an hour to get $50 :D
02-19-2002, 09:39 AM
:hmm: So you are sure it's not your old phone company trying to make you come back? Free money is always suspicious.
02-19-2002, 03:14 PM
I'm pretty sure it's not my old phone company, which is now Qwest. I went to Sprint PCS as soon as they had free long distance with most of their plans. I'll find out what it's all about in about two hours.
02-19-2002, 04:38 PM
Research studies rule. Nothing like cash money under the table for an hour or two of time.... :)
What's even better is when they cancel on you but pay you anyway- I got $100 a few months back for showing up when they had cancelled!
02-19-2002, 09:05 PM
The discussion group was about cable bills. We saw several different types of bills and talked about what we liked or disliked about them. I said what I'd like is an online 'configurator' that would let you pick and choose movie or channel packages and give you a final price. The way they price things, you can get charged more if you drop a movie channel due to their package discounts. It was a good use of my time.
I know someone at work that was also called and he turned them down. He told me he didn't have the time. I don't know about you, but unless I was doing something real important I could spare an hour.
02-20-2002, 10:03 PM
Since when does anyone "Like" bills?:P
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