| Welcome to our shopper website!|
Please be aware that we are seeing a new scam on LinkedIn – the profiles of a group of users were compromised and messages like the one below were sent out to the connections of those users. As always, please exercise caution – these messages are not from the companies that they claim to be. MSPA has been in contact with LinkedIn regarding this scam and is awaiting a response. Please be aware that this note is not from a legitimate mystery shopping company. If you have questions please visit www.mysteryshop.org.
--- Password Instructions ---
Most of our shoppers were imported into the Prophet system in late 2012 and already have an account setup.
1) Your default password is the first two letters of your last name plus the last four digits of your home phone number. For example, the password for John Smith, 714-835-3020 would be "sm3020". If the home phone doesn't work, try the last four digits of your cell phone number.
2) If you have problems logging in, click on "Need help logging in?" for more instructions or click "Become a shopper" to create a new account.
--- Update your profile ---
To see all available shops, be sure to answer all question on the profile page! Check your profiles frequently to make sure any new questions have been answered.
--- Self Assigning ---
In order to see visits that you may self assign click Show me visits I can accept. For best results, also click Search for Visits Outside My Area and search by state then cities you may be interested in. We may have shops available that won't show up on the first list.
--- Independent Contractors ---
In our continued effort to grow and improve the mystery shopping industry, we encourage you to learn more about being an independent contractor by visiting the website of Its My Business, a new organization dedicated to protecting the rights of America's 10.3 million independent contractors. The website can be found at www.itsmybusiness.com.
Shoppers are also eligible to become members of the mystery shopping industry's association, MSPA North America. Visit the website to learn more about the benefits for shoppers to be members of the association.www.mysteryshop.org.