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16 reviews
50 California St Fl 3
San Francisco, CA 94111-4632
Tel: (415) 200-4200
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Otherwise, my reward gift cards were delivered promptly as promised! (in 10 reviews)


A friend referred me years ago and I've earned tons of gift cards, mostly just from reading emails and doing surveys. (in 2 reviews)

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6 reviews
0 helpful votes

Super cool site, Have gotten a few free gift cards already.

Ask Jessica about MyPoints
1 review
1 helpful vote

Auw Geez, I just spent 25 minutes, 25! trying trying to qualify for a survey. They asked me 8 times! 8! what my zip code is. It was ridiculous. And to top it all off, after 25 minutes, I didn’t quality for the survey! I wish I could tell you the type of survey but I’ve always had trouble with it and have usually given up w/o earning the 10 points for trying. It downloads too slow. I would and have recommended my points but not this time…….

Ask Julie about MyPoints
2 reviews
10 helpful votes

I've been a member for many years, and have actually accumulated over a 1/2 million points since then. My last 2 transactions had some issues so I needed to contact their Customer Service dept. by email. FORGET IT!!! These people don't even have the courtesy to respond to the emails!!! They finally resolved 1 issue, but the only way I found out was when I saw my points returned to my account... no email.. no explanation! I have currently tried to contact them several times about issue #2, but it's like they intentionally ignore me!!! It's not a bad site, but I hope you never have to deal with the Customer Service Dept... you will become very frustrated with them... like I am!

Ask ed about MyPoints
2 reviews
3 helpful votes

When I remember to click through this site for items I am already getting (like on I earn lots of points fast. I have been a member on here since they started many years ago, and get a gift card every 6 months or so, usually for food or a general shopping store like Target. It is handy to use them for stocking stuffers or "forgotten" birthday presents for co-workers. I almost never take advantage of the offers but do get the click-through points which add up SLOWLY but surely. I have never had a bad experience with customer service & have never had points disappear or gift cards not show up.

Ask Melanie about MyPoints
2 reviews
3 helpful votes

Was a member for 5 years did alot of redemptions received many gift cards. My daughters family an sons family with both living with us for awhile everyone used my computer an both my daughterdsand myself had accounts. They cancelled all 3 accounts stating that we must send copies of our drivers licenses to them to reactivate our accounts. I was not about to do that ....I had just redeemed 8000 points when they cancelled us and I never got the card.


Ask TERRI about MyPoints
10 reviews
18 helpful votes

I love this site. It takes a long time to accumulate points if you just click and read emails, but it's worth it, as I have to go into my email account anyway. I don't take the surveys, as they are too time consuming. But I do a lot of shopping through them at stores where I normally shop. I have gotten MANY cards from them over the few years I've been with them, and they arrive quickly. Highly recommended.

Ask Robin about MyPoints
1 review
1 helpful vote

i've gotten tons of gift cards back for redeeming my points. this site is awesome!!!

Ask jill about MyPoints
4 reviews
4 helpful votes

I love A friend referred me years ago and I've earned tons of gift cards, mostly just from reading emails and doing surveys. They are quick to credit points and fulfill redemptions. Highly recommended.

Ask Randie about MyPoints
4 reviews
7 helpful votes

I didn't always get the points I was supposed to, and they don't really help you when you don't. Otherwise, my reward gift cards were delivered promptly as promised!

Ask kathleen about MyPoints
3 reviews
3 helpful votes

I became a gold member really fast just by using their site to purchase items on line and by reviewing their offers and emails on line. I have redeemed my points for gift cards to places I already shop and enjoy. My last card to Steak N Shake is going to help feed me and my two grandsons, we love that place. Thanks MyPoints for letting me earn gift cards, it sure is easy to do!

Ask Joan about MyPoints
1 review
1 helpful vote

Member for 3-4 years. Last year got a 25$ giftcard. This year got a second. Still have enough points for another $10 one. I have never bought anything with cash from their site, only do emails and surveys. I'd say that's pretty reasonable/awesome if you have the patience to do t.

Ask b about MyPoints
3 reviews
5 helpful votes

I like this reward site. They have a very good variety of point earning offers and opportunities. I usually redeem my reward $25 - $50 at a time. The gift cards that I receive come in handy when someone has a birthday or during the holiday's. I have been a member for about 5 years and have had no trouble with this site. The few times I have had to communicate with them, they have responded within a reasonable amout of time and I have been satified with their response. I usually receive my reward in 2 to 3 weeks. I enjoy shopping through this site.

Ask Roslyn about MyPoints
16 reviews
46 helpful votes

MyPoints offers the opportunity to earn points for doing what you already do online: shopping, reading emails, playing games, searching the web, taking surveys, and more. Users can then covert those points to gift cards for stores and restaurants of their choosing.

However, upon reading the fine print, users will learn that no gift cards will be dispensed until they sign up for at least one "sponsored offer." And of course these "sponsored offers" require credit card details. Again, as it is not advisable to divulge credit card information, it is not worth joining MyPoints.

There have also been a number of complaints about MyPoints mysteriously closing user accounts as soon as a payout is requested. Based on the volume and consistency of negative reviews alone, it seems reasonable to say that MyPoints is a scam.

Ask Maxine about MyPoints
3 reviews
12 helpful votes

I was a member for about 3-4 years until they shut down my account...when I had enough "points" for $200 in giftcards. I tried to communicate with their service team and got nowhere - no response, nothing. Wouldn't ever recommend them, go to swagbucks instead. Better system overall.

Ask Brian about MyPoints
2 reviews
1 helpful vote

I've been using this website for over 4 years and never ever got a problem! Very satisfied. I always got what I wanted on time. It's simple and reliable. It's awesome!

Ask marc about MyPoints
5 reviews
8 helpful votes

I have been using this site for about 3 years and love it. If I ever need to make a purchase online, I search to see if that company is listed through on their site. If so, I make my purchase through, earning points to redeem for giftcards. I only wish there was more of a selection of companies to receive gift cards through due to the fact that some of them are not in my area. However, Walmart, Target, Subway, Starbucks, etc are available, so it is still very beneficial.

Ask Jennifer about MyPoints

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