Mystery Shopping Scam Notification

Please note that SIS International Research is not recruiting anyone to take part in a Mystery Shopping or Secret Shopper study in the United States, Canada or anywhere else.

  • We do not require people to cash checks in order to proceed to another phase of a research project. 
  • We do not ask for people to buy products in order to receive a future large payment. 
  • We do not use Cashier’s Checks.
  • We do not ask people to buy Walmart Gift Cards.
  • We do not hire employees using online forms.

If you receive any correspondence promising an incentive or monetary payout to conduct Mystery Shopping or Secret Shopping, this is not a valid offer from SIS International Research.

Legitimate studies are on our website

If you have any questions, please call 212-505-6805 or email