These apps can help you make money through your smartphone

Make Money on Mobile

The Google Play Store and Apple App Store have several applications that can help you earn money. In this article, we will be taking a look at the top apps for Android and iOS using which you can make money on mobile.

Top Ten Apps to Make Money on Mobile

  1. Google Opinion Rewards
  2. Surveys On The Go
  3. Swagbucks
  4. Receipt Hog
  5. Magicpin
  6. Shopkick
  7. Ibotta
  8. InboxDollars
  9. CheckPoints
  10. App Trailers

These are the top ten free apps to make money on both Android and iOS devices. The apps credit you with reward points and actual cash for performing simple tasks such as completing surveys or watching videos.

1] Google Opinion Rewards

Google Opinion Rewards

Google Opinion Rewards is the official survey application from Google. In this app, users are asked questions based on places visited, app activity, and Google products.

On completion of each survey, users get Google Play credits as a reward, which can be used to buy apps and make in-app purchases.

Download Google Opinion Rewards for Android & iOS.

2] Surveys On The Go

Surveys on the go

Surveys On The Go is an US-based survey application that rewards users with real cash on completing surveys. The survey questions are usually on business and entertainment.

Payments happen either via Paypal or in the form of Starbucks, Visa, or gift cards. Also, if you grant the app with location permissions, you will be provided with high-paying surveys.

Download Surveys On The Go for Android & iOS.

3] Swagbucks

Shop Survey

Swagbucks is an application that allows users to watch videos, browse the web, shop online, and complete surveys to get reward points.

The reward points can be used to purchase gift cards of popular brands like Starbucks, PayPal, Amazon, etc. worth between $5 – $25.

Download Swagbucks for Android & iOS.

4] Receipt Hog

Recipient Hog

Receipt Hog lets you upload everyday bills and get rewarded for each invoice that you upload. You can upload invoices from grocery stores, restaurants, gas stations, etc.

The rewards you get for uploading bills can range between sweepstake prizes, in-app coins, and in-app slot machine spins. For cash wins, you can choose to get paid in the form of gift cards or via PayPal.

Download Receipt Hog for Android & iOS.

5] Magicpin


Magicpin is an application based in India and gives users with reward points for uploading bills of purchase. You need to upload the statement from the store location itself along with a selfie to get the reward, and the reward amount depends on the store.

The reward points can be used to purchase vouchers from within the Magicpin app. There are a variety of coupons available in the application ranging from prepaid recharges to movie and restaurant vouchers.

Download Magicpin for Android and iOS.

6] Shopkick

Make Money on Mobile

Shopkick gives users with rewards or “kicks” whenever they visit any partnering stores. When you purchase are made in these stores, you can upload the receipt and get extra kicks in your account.

Target, Marshalls, Nike, Uber, Starbucks, and Amazon are some of the top Shopkick partners. You can then redeem your kicks for cashback and gift cards at partner stores.

Download Shopkick for Android and iOS.

7] Ibotta

Make Money on Mobile

Ibotta is yet another application that allows you to upload purchase receipts and get cash rewards based on the bill amount and the seller.

You can redeem the rewards for cashback discounts or else once it reaches a minimum threshold of $20, you can withdraw it via PayPal as well.

Download Ibotta for Android and iOS.

8] InboxDollars

Make Money on Mobile

Founded in 2000, InboxDollars is among the most trusted apps to make money on mobile. You need to perform tasks like surveys, read emails, and play games to earn the reward.

Once your account balance reaches $30, you can choose to either receive a gift card or get a check for the amount.

Download InboxDollars for Android and iOS.

9] CheckPoints

Checkpoints Survey

CheckPoints is another popular app to make real money on mobile. You can earn points by checking in to stores and scanning barcodes of selected items such as Vicks or CocaCola. The app also lets you earn points by completing surveys, playing games, and watching videos.

The points can be used to get free American Airlines miles, and gift cards of Walmart and

Download CheckPoints for Android and iOS.

10] App Trailers

App trailers Make Money

App Trailers lets you earn money for just watching videos from within the application. A variety of content such as movie trailers, gossip videos, DIY videos, news, etc., can be found in the app.

You can redeem either in the form of gift cards or get paid through PayPal.

Download App Trailers for Android and iOS.

I hope you liked this article. If you have come across any other Android or iOS applications to make money on mobile, feel free to mention the app as a comment below.

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