Mystery Shopping with Goodwin Hospitality
There are no costs to be a mystery shopper!
As with any legitimate mystery shopping company, you will not be charged to be a mystery shopper. They will not ask for your credit card number, charge a registrations fee, or charge a monthly fee. You should always steer clear of mystery shopping companies who do these things.
You don't need any experience, certifications, or training to join the Goodwin team. You just need to be an average person who can provide great accurate feedback on businesses. Be aware that some assignments may be limited to shoppers who belong to certain demographics. For example, the client may limit their assignment to people of a certain age, gender, income, etc. In addition, some clients may require that you do have experience or Mystery Shopping Providers Association (MSPA) certification. There may be other restrictions, such as age for assignments that involve alcoholic beverages. Finally, you may only have 1 shopper account between Goodwin Hospitality and CustomerProphet.com.
A great benefit of Goodwin Hospitality is that they are very flexible. You can decide how many assignments you want to accept. There if no minimum amount of required shops to maintain your active status in the database. Mystery shops may be scheduled on weekends and week days at different times. These are detailed in the shop instructions, so you can choose shops that work for you.
As an Independent Contractor, you won't receive a "paycheck". You will receive a payment through PayPal for an amount which has been predetermined after you submit a satisfactory report with a valid receipt. You will be responsible for all tax reporting for your income. No taxes will be withheld from the payment. Usually, shoppers will be paid within 30 and 45 days of submitting an accepted report and valid itemized receipt. All payments are paid through PayPal, so therefore, you must have a PayPal account to receive payment.
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