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Memory tricks for Mystery Shopping

Queen, I quite possibly have the worst memory ever. How on earth can I do mystery shopping? -Um…what was my name again? Mystery Shopping does require a fair amount of memory…but, no one is perfect, and there are always tricks … Continue reading

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Mystery Shopping on vacation

Hi Queen Buzzy, Our family is taking a vacation this summer, going to the East-Coast to check out all the historical sites and all…you mentioned in class that you can shop while you travel.  How does that work? -Winnebag-a-go-go Shopping … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Eight Marketing Tips From Dr. Seuss

By Mark Combs, Cre8iveDept.com   I was cleaning out the bookshelves in my office the other day, and was surprised to find some Dr. Seuss books that belonged to my son when he was small. As I sat there on memory … Continue reading

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Make money with other types of market research

Hi Queen Buzzy, I’ve been Mystery Shopping for a few months now, and I love it!  You are right that it isn’t consistent though…and now that the Holidays are approaching, I was thinking about doing something else part-time just to … Continue reading

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Stop reading and start doing!

Many years ago, I was in an acting for film class held by a casting agency in Seattle.  We went around the room talking about our experience in the industry.  One woman really stood out.  She listed at least 15 … Continue reading

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Can I tell my friends that I’m a Mystery Shopper?

Hiya Queen! I loved your mystery shopper book and video and have been shopping for a little over a month now.  The checks are just now starting to come in and I’m so happy!  I’ve been wanting to tell my … Continue reading

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Internet Surveys: Real or Scam?

Dear Buzzzzzy, I’ve seen a ton of websites that claim I can make money doing Internet surveys. Have you done these? Can you make money or is it all just a scam? -Survey Sam Hi Sam, You can make money … Continue reading

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What are Reward and Revealing Shops?

Hi Queen, Yesterday, I got an offer for a Reward shop.  What is this? -Rewarding Rebecca Hi Rebecca, Reward shops can also be called Revealing shops.  They are when you are required to give up your identity as a Mystery … Continue reading

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Do Disney Cruise Lines get shopped?

Hey Buzz, Can you tell me who shops Walt Disney Cruise Lines?  I’m also interested in doing Panera, or Shell Gas Stations…I can’t seem to find out who shops these companies, and I don’t want to waste any more time! … Continue reading

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Why we work from home

Over the years, I have asked my newsletter subscribers why they visited my site. Anytime I feel bored, blue, frustrated, or don’t feel like working on the seemingly endless projects that I have going on with this site, I like … Continue reading

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