Become a Nielsen Homescan Panel Member! This post may contain affiliate links. Please see the full disclosure policy here. Posted on October 7, 2009 Written by Mary Leave a Comment As a panel member, Homescan will provide you with a hand-held scanner. Every time you or members of your household shop, you’ll use the scanner to scan the barcodes on all of your purchases. You’ll earn gift points that are redeemable for name-brand merchandise, including electronics equipment, jewelry, household items, toys, and much more! Click the box above if your interested in learning more!