Most mystery shopper assignments require that you submit a receipt in order to be paid. Most often you are instructed to upload a scanned image or digital photo of the receipt. You may be allowed to fax or mail the receipt instead. In some cases, you may be asked to mail the original receipt, and in others you may only have to enter information from the receipt when you submit the report from your secret shop.
No matter how they ask for the data, you will almost always need to have a receipt from the mystery shop in order to successfully complete the shop requirements. Here are some tips to help you deal with receipts and mystery shops.
Read the guidelines carefully to know what you are supposed to do if a receipt is not offered. Some clients will tell you that you should request one. Others say that you should not draw attention to yourself by asking for a receipt. Know beforehand what you are to do.Continue Reading