Get Paid Watching Videos!

Earn gift cards and cash for watching videos on your smartphone or other devices with the apps listed below.


One of the more popular rewards apps, Swagbucks lets you watch videos on your smartphone, tablet or desktop and earn cash and gift cards. Swagbucks offers multiple apps to watch videos and get paid, as well as surveys, online shopping rewards and many other ways to start earning.


This app is popularly known as a survey app but has many other features. Like most of the other apps on this list, you can watch short videos, trailers and ads to earn cash and gift cards. This is a great app to add to your list of rewards apps if you are looking to start making money with your smartphone.

Perk Apps

Perk is a reward system that includes a family of apps for different ways to earn. You can start earning gift cards or cash by watching videos, watching live tv, playing games, and much more. This is easily one of my favorite rewards systems for its huge variety of ways to earn.

Acorn Hunt / Rewardable

These apps pay users for watching app trailers and short videos through a reward system called acorns. Rewardable acorns can be redeemed for gift cards or other payout methods. You will also find many other ways to earn with these apps including, app downloads, surveys and much more.


Similar to other apps on this list, Checkpoints allows you to continuously watch videos for points that can be redeemed for gift cards and cash. This app is not quite as big as some of the other rewards apps out there but can be very rewarding if you take advantage all of its features.