Turn your junk mail into rewards!

You’re invited to participate in a market research study of direct mail and email marketing materials received by consumers or business owners. In exchange for sending us your mail and email solicitations, we will compensate you for those items you might otherwise throw away.

If you are a business owner or self-employed, you will earn bonus points for the materials you send, accelerating the time it takes you to earn rewards!

Becoming a Consumer Panelist or Business Owner Panelist

As a Consumer Panelist or Business Owner Panelist,* you’ll be asked to regularly send us direct mail and email communications related to the following:

Insurance: Health, Life, Home, Auto, Identity theft, Travel protection etc.
Investments/Annuities: IRA/Rollovers, Mutual Funds, Brokerage, 401(k), Pensions, etc.
Mortgage & Loans: Mortgages, Home Equity, Auto loans, Personal Loan, etc.

Banking: Checking, Savings, Money Market, Certificates of Deposit, Rewards or Loyalty Programs, etc.

Credit Cards: General Use Credit Cards & Charge Cards, Retail/Department Store Cards, Affinity/Rewards Cards such as Airline, Hotel, Alumni, Club/Association Cards, Business Credit Cards, Balance transfer offers, Prepaid Credit Cards etc.

Telecommunication: Wireless (network providers such as Verizon, AT&T or manufacturers such as Apple or Samsung), Wire-Line (Landline/Home Phone), TV/Cable, Satellite, Internet, IP/Internet Phone.
Travel & Leisure: Hotels, Cruise Lines, Airlines, Car Rental Services, etc.
Department Stores: Carson’s, Ross, Bed Bath & Beyond, Kohl’s, J.C. Penney, Burlington Coat Factory, TJ Maxx, Marshall’s, Hudson’s Bay, etc.
Appliance/Electronics: ABT, Best Buy, Fry’s Electronics, hhgregg, Pacific Sales, etc.
Beauty Supplies: Sally’s Beauty Supply, Bath & Body Works, Ulta Beauty, Sephora, The Body Shop, etc.
Drug Stores/Pharmacies: Walgreens, CVS, Rite Aid, Cardinal Health, Kroger, Health Mart, etc.
Food & Beverage: McDonald’s, Subway, Burger King, Wendy’s, Starbucks, Taco Bell, Dunkin Donuts, Pizza Hut, KFC, Applebee’s, Chick-Fil-A, etc.
Games: Newegg, GameStop, etc.
Home Furnishings: Ashley Furniture, IKEA, Bed Bath & Beyond, HomeGoods, Williams-Sonoma, Pier 1 Imports, La-Z-Boy, Sleepy’s, Crate & Barrel, etc.
Office Supplies: Office Depot, Staples, etc.
Optical: Luxottica, Vision Source, National Vision, Visionworks of America, Refac Optical, For Eyes, etc.
Sporting Goods: Bass Pro Shops, Cabela’s, Dick’s Sporting Goods, Dunham’s Sports, Field & Stream, Gander Mountain, L.L. Bean, MC Sports, REI, etc.
Warehouse Clubs & Super Centers: Costco, BJ’s, Sam’s Club, Meijer, Target, Walmart, Canadian Tire, etc.
Water Filtration Brands: 3M, American Plumber, Brita, Everpure, GE, Pur, Whirlpool, Frigidaire, Honeywell, LG, Samsung, Flotec, Aqua-Pure, Kenmore, etc.
Apparel: Under Armour, American Eagle, Tommy Hilfiger, Coach, Michael Kors, Levi Strauss & Co., Gap, Old Navy, Ralph Lauren, Nike, etc.
Auto Parts: AutoZone, Advance Auto Parts, O’Reilly’s, Napa, Pep Boys, etc.
Convenience: 7-Eleven, Pilot Flying J, Love’s, Cumberland Farms, QuikTrip, RaceTrac, Wawa, Sheetz, Thornton’s, Circle K, etc.
Online Retailers: Amazon.com, eBay, Jet.com, Overstock, Wayfair (Only)
Formal Wear: Men’s Wearhouse, Macy’s, Nordstrom, Jos. A. Bank, Neiman Marcus, Brooks Brothers, Lord & Taylor, Dillard’s, David’s Bridal, etc.
Greeting Cards: American Greetings, Carlton Cards, Hallmark, Papyrus Cards, etc.
Jewelry: C.D. Peacock, Claire’s, Diamonds International, Helzberg Diamonds, The Jewelry Exchange, Tiffany & Co., Ultra Diamonds, Zales, etc.
Home Improvement: Ace Hardware, The Home Depot, Lowe’s, Menard’s, True Value, etc.
Pet Supplies: PetSmart, Petco, Pet Valu, Pet Supplies Plus, Pet Club, Concord Pet Foods & Supplies, Petland, etc.
Technology: Apple Store, Google Store (Only)
Tobacco Brands: Altria Brands, American Tobacco, Brown & Williamson, Lorillard, R.J. Reynolds, etc.

We also offer periodic mystery shopping surveys that earn you extra rewards. Click here for more details on what materials we’re seeking.


How You’ll Be Compensated

By becoming a Consumer Panelist or Business Owner Panelist, you will earn participation points that can be redeemed for a MasterCard gift card.

To earn points, simply do the following:

Direct Mail: Place your qualifying direct mail in the postage-paid envelopes we provide and return them to us about once a week.
Email: Forward us your qualifying emails.

Bonuses: Earn bonuses for referring friends and participating in periodic bonus opportunities featured in our monthly Consumer Panelist newsletter.

Frequent participants can earn as much as $20 in points every 6 to 10 weeks! Business owners and those who are self-employed can earn rewards even faster.

To start earning points for valuable gift cards, we ask that you complete a brief form with some basic information about yourself to complete your confidential Panelist Profile. Rest assured that all personal information is kept 100% confidential and you will never be solicited as a result of your participation. There is no commitment and you may opt out at any time.

Click the button below to get started today!


If you have any questions, please contact us directly either via email at consumers@sbkcenter.com or call us at (312) 546-4922.

* Must be at least 18 years of age to participate. Participants may only send mail and email materials that were originally sent to them and from members of their household with those members' permission.

(312) 546-4922
SBKC | P.O. Box 1905 | Franklin Park,
IL 60131

(773) 227-7454
SBKC | P.O. Box 1905 | Franklin Park,
IL 60131

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(773) 227-7454
SBKC | P.O. Box 1905 | Franklin Park,
IL 60131