YourReferralGarden Terms Of Service
YOU MUST BE ABLE TO READ ENGLISH
AND UNDERSTAND THESE TERMS
Failure to understand these Terms says to me that you cannot read english and therefore - you are in violation.
AS OF MARCH 1, 2011 THIS IS A TIER 1&2 SITE ONLY
ONLY MEMBERS FROM THESE COUNTRIES MAY JOIN:
Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Italy, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, and United States.
By signing up and actively using the
YourReferralGarden program you agree to all terms and conditions set forth in this agreement.
YourReferralGarden may, at any time, choose to edit, add and/or delete portions of this agreement
and impose changes without prior notification of its affiliates. Affiliates will
be informed of any and all changes to this policy. If any modification is unacceptable to you, your only recourse is to terminate this agreement. Your continued participation in the
YourReferralGarden program following our posting of a change in policy notice or new agreement on
our site will constitute binding acceptance to the change.
COUNTRY RESTRICTIONS for payouts:
***Due to the Foreign Assets Control Policy in the U.S.***
We will not accept members or payments from the following countries: Angola, Burma, Cote d'Ivoire, Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Liberia, Libya, North Korea, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Syria, Western Balkans (Bosnia & Herzegovina, Albania, Macedonia, Serbia (including Kosovo) and Zimbabwe.
AS OF MARCH 1, 2011 all Tier 3&4 countries will only be allowed to redeem for advertising. No cash payouts will be made to any member who is not from one of the countries listed at the top of this page unless you are a paid upgraded member.
RESPONSIBILITY OF AFFILIATES:
New members are required to click at least 5 links within the first week of sign up to activate their account.
There is a 50 click requirement before using the bonus ads from the free upgrade for the first time. The free upgrade must be requested within the first 30 days from the date of joining. It will not be available afterward.
You must be 18 years of age or older to participate in this program. Our program
is open to both US and International affiliates and is void where prohibited by
local governing laws.
You agree to and must use your own name, home address and e-mail address in the sign-up process
and may not assume a false identity. You may not sign-up multiple times with different
e-mail addresses. Your computer must not be shared with another individual that
has an existing
You will use your e-mail address / password combination to access your account,
it is your responsibility to keep this information confidential, you may change
this information by logging into your account and following the "User Account
You are solely responsible for any and all use of your
YourReferralGarden account including authorization by you to any third party individual who may use
Should any instances of fraud, system abuse, or any type of activity deemed to
be inappropriate or illegal by
YourReferralGarden be detected it may result in member termination and possible legal action. Any
solicitation of advertisers for a confirmation e-mail for purposes of receiving
credit in your account will be grounds for immediate termination.
In the event your e-mail account on file becomes closed or blocked to messages
YourReferralGarden, your account will be terminated. This especially applies to e-mail accounts
returned for being Full. Any member sending us gibberish will result in automatic
termination of account and Forfeiture of All earnings to date of termination.
Auto-responses will also be deleted immediately.
**ADVERTISERS NEED YOUR CLICKS**
-- Free members NOT USING THE PTP must click a minimum of 50 clicks every calendar month (any combination of email, ptc..etc) with the interval between clicks being at least the minimum set for each ad and have $0.10 in personal earnings for each $1.00 in downline earnings in order to request payout.
-- All other members (including free upgraded members) must click a minimum of 100 clicks every 30 days (any combination of email, ptc..etc) with the interval between clicks being at least the minimum set for each click and have $0.10 in personal earnings for each $1.00 in paid to promote, affiliate page, and downline earnings in order to request payout.
-- All members must remain active and click(any combination of email, ptc..etc)every calendar month, and this includes other program owners. Accounts that fall into an inactive status will be terminated after 30 days unless members account is otherwise noted(vacation time set, etc.) NO EXCEPTIONS!
***Beginning Dec. 1, 2010 Members using upgrades of any kind are required to meet the monthly click requirements. If click requirements are not met by members using upgrades your upgrade will be temporarily suspended. If your upgrade is suspended 3 times for this violation of terms, your account will be subject to cancellation.
PERSONAL PAID TO CLICK PAGES:
-- Personal Paid to Click Pages can be promoted anywhere, but members DO NOT receive cpm credits for this page. Your Ads will have unlimited clicks by our members only until your page expires, you may change your ads at anytime.
PAID TO PROMOTE:
-- The Paid To Promote is offered as an extra earning feature for PAID UPGRADED MEMBERS ONLY.
-- Members using Paid to Promote Pages must click 100 clicks every calendar month (any combination of email, ptc..etc) with the interval between clicks being at least the minimum set for each ad and have 10% in personal earnings for each $1.00 in paid to promote, personal paid to click page, and downline earnings in order to request payout.
-- Paid to Promote Pages CANNOT be promoted in AUTO SURF EXCHANGES OR AUTO-URL ROTATORS!
-- Paid to Promote Pages CAN be promoted in ways that offer manual clicking such as banner ads, text links, email ads, ptc ads, manual click exchanges or any means that allows a timer with a click for action to follow.
-- The Paid to Promote is currently paying up to 40 cents per 1000 clicks to upgraded members only.
-- Paid upgraded members using the Paid to Promote link must click 100 clicks every 30 days (any combination of email, ptc..etc) with the interval between clicks being at least the minimum set for each ad or member Paid to Promote privileges will be suspended. Once the member has clicked the 100 click requirement the Paid to Promote privileges will be reinstated after admin is contacted by the promoter. If members Paid to Promote privileges are suspended 3 times. On the third offense, members privileges for the Paid to Promote will be permanently terminated.
Members who are caught cheating will have their account terminated and will forfeit their earnings.
Instances of cheating include the following:
*Clicking on 3 or more cheat links.
*Caught using automated software to access the site.
*Having multiple accounts. Examples: same IP address/Payment Account/Computer ID.
*Fast clicking is not permitting the timer to run out before clicking on the next ad.
*Having 5 bad turing numbers will receive a warning, 10 bad turing numbers will cause your account to be suspended, 15 bad turing numbers will cancel your account.
*Having incorrect info listed in user's account
*Having bad interests selected in their accounts
*Having the free upgrade and clicking less than 50 links per calendar month
*Continually submitting (more than 3) of a 'banned site' for advertising. This means you can't read & write English and your account MAY be suspended, deleted, or penalized.
*Continually submitting 'unacceptable advertising' will get your account deleted.
***If you are caught cheating, your account at our site will be canceled. No exceptions.***
Affiliates may earn by receiving paid-emails and visiting the advertiser websites
after they have entered their member ID in the area on the website provided by
YourReferralGarden. Affiliates may earn by referring new affiliates to the
program. Affiliates will earn a percentage of advertising revenues collected by
will pay affiliates when their balance reaches the minimum payout rate set by
YourReferralGarden. Once the member has reached payout they may request payment. Payments will be made within 30 days or a reasonable time after.
Payouts are made via Paypal, and AlertPay or members can use earnings for advertisement.
***AlertPay payouts will be made according to available funds.
***Effective August 11, 2009***
Due to the large amount of bot users from China, members from China can use their earnings for ad redemption only.
***Effective Dec 8, 2010***
Payouts may only be requested once per calendar month in the amount of $3.00 minimum and no more than $5.00 maximum per request. Members from Tier 3 and 4 countries may only use their earnings for redemption unless they are PAID upgraded members.
*** Effective July 17, 2010***
Any Program Owner currently behind on payments (maximum of 60 days) and/or not answering support inquiries from their members MUST NOT request payout from yourreferralgarden.com. If a payout request is received their account will be suspended until such time as their site is in order. Previous Program Owners of sites that have closed down without paying out members in full (including reimbursement of unused Upgrades and/or Affiliate Pages) will not be welcome.
CONVERTING POINTS TO CASH:
At this time there is no actual plugin for converting points to cash so points will be converted manually.
MEMBERS WHO ARE FROM REDEMPTION ONLY COUNTRIES WILL NOT BE ABLE TO CONVERT THEIR POINTS TO CASH ***ONLY CHINA AT THIS TIME***. If points are requested to be converted to cash and you are from a redemption only country, you request will be rejected.
RELATIONSHIP OF THE PARTIES:
are independent contractors, and nothing in this Agreement creates any partnership,
joint venture, agency, franchise, sales representative or employment relationship
between you and
YourReferralGarden. You understand that you do not have authority to make or accept any offers or
make any representations on behalf of
YourReferralGarden. You may not make any statement, whether on your site or otherwise, that would
contradict anything in this section. You are solely responsible for the reporting
and payment of any taxes for money earned while using the program.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:
will not be liable for lost profits, lost business opportunities, or any other
indirect, special, punitive, incidental or consequential damages arising out of
or related to this Agreement or
program, even if
has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Furthermore,
aggregate liability arising under this Agreement will not exceed the amount of
the total fees paid or payable to you under this Agreement. The provisions of
this Section survive termination or expiration of the Agreement.
You may not promote your referral links through unsolicited emailing (i.e. SPAMMING),
newsgroup postings, or any other method of mass communication. Failure to comply
will result in immediate termination of your affiliateship with
and may result in legal prosecution.
strictly enforces anti-Spamming laws. Spamming is a federal crime. Any member
caught Spamming will not only have their account terminated immediately and lose
any past, present and future earnings, but shall also be held liable for Spamming
as we shall cooperate with any authorities and investigations that may arise from
the Spamming incident.
may charge up to $5 per spam e-mail sent. Multiple sign-ups shall be grounds for
immediate termination of all involved accounts. Signing up multiple times from
the same computer also constitutes fraud.
will file charges for recovery of any earnings received from multiple sign-ups.