There are many ways to earn a bit extra for your bank account. One way is to get involved with market research focus groups.
If you're willing to give your views on anything from fantasy football to chocolate spread or luxury cars, you could walk away with £50-£150 from taking part in a market research focus group.
The best bit is you don't need any special skills or knowledge – you just need to be yourself. All it usually involves is sharing your thoughts on the chosen subject in a focus group (typically eight or so people) for an hour or two – often over biscuits and a cuppa.
A researcher will lead the discussion, asking for opinions on advertisements or a something else to do with the topic.
Here is how to do it.