iKnow™ iPartners Terms of Agreement - iKnowABC

iKnow™ iPartners Terms of Agreement

As an affiliate of iKnow™ and Take Pride Learning® [of Generation Next Learning, INC], you may use any form of promotion you choose, consistent with the terms of this Agreement. You may use banner advertisements, button links and/or text links to our site (the “Links”), however, you CANNOT SPAM. Any activity by you or on your behalf that we determine or reasonably suspect to be the result of an unsolicited bulk e-mail program will result in your immediate termination from the Program and your forfeiting of monies otherwise due you hereunder. Allowable promotional links may contain iKnow™ trade names, service marks, and/or logos for display on your website. Subject to the terms and conditions hereof, you are granted a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable license to access and download such Links and other designated promotional materials for placement on your website for the sole and exclusive purpose of promoting websites owned, operated or controlled by iKnow™. In utilizing the Links, you agree that you will cooperate fully with us in order to establish and maintain such Link or Links. A Link may only be visually modified with our consent.

 

Branding

When using “iKnow” in any placement the ™ must be written as in this example: iKnow™

Commission

We will pay you a commission based on the below structure:

Commission Rates:
20% of sale (excludes any tax, shipping or handling)

The Commission Rate is subject to change from time to time, upon e-mail notice to you and commencing the 30-days following such notice.

Example: During a 30-day period you refer four (4) customers to iKnow™, two (2) purchase the iKnow™ Ultimate Bundle $79.99 and two (2) purchase the iKnow™ eBook Series +Extras Bundle $49.99, thus resulting in an Affiliate Commission of $51.99.

Minimum Payment Threshold:

Affiliates must earn a minimum affiliate account balance of $25 or more before their account is eligible for payment. Commission amounts earned for less than $25 will remain pending until the full $25 minimum balance has been earned. All sales still pending due to the minimum payment threshold must remain active and in good standing according to our TOS requirements in order to be eligible for payment. Sales that are found not to be valid according to our TOS requirements at the time of the additional sale and earnings will be marked as invalid and not payable.

Commission Payments:

Commissions deemed due and owed to you under the program will be paid to you directly by iKnow™ after any holding period and in accordance with a regular payout cycle established by iKnow™. No commission will be paid for purchases by you, your household, or anyone within your organization. iKnow™ reserves the right to only pay for referrals that are valid. Valid is defined by clients without a refund or chargeback on the monies used to purchase a product. Commissions can be earned per each new client referred through the unique affiliate link. Payments will be completed via Paypal®.

 

Pay Per Click Advertising

You are free to bid on PPC networks for keywords related to early education for children with the intent to direct traffic to iKnow™. We do NOT allow any brand name / Trademark bidding (iKnow™) or Trademark + bidding (i.e iKnow™ Coupons). Some examples of prohibited keywords:

“iknow”
“www.iknowabc.com”
“www.iknowabc.com”
“iknow abc”
“iknow coupon”
“iknow review”

You are prohibited from bidding on any iKnow™ and iKnow™ KEYWORD (example: coupon, etc.) terms on any PPC search engine. When setting up the display advertisement in a PPC campaign, it is not permitted to use the display URL “www.iknowabc.com” or “www.iknowabc.com”, and ad text in a display ad may not contain the “iKnow™” trademark. We do NOT allow direct linking from PPC campaigns.

The goal of our guidelines regarding pay-per-click advertisements is to preserve the integrity of the iKnow™ brand name and reputation. We do not want affiliates, or for that matter, any third party, representing themselves as iKnow™ or presenting themselves in a way that could be confused with iKnow™.

Please note that organic search listings and results are permitted for the above terms.

Tax Forms

It is your responsibility to provide iKnow™ with the tax and payment information required to issue a Commission Fee to you. If iKnow™ does not receive the necessary tax or payment information within 120 days of a Commission Fee being earned, iKnow™ will consider that Commission Fee to be forfeited by the Affiliate, and no payment will be issued. Each Affiliate is required to submit a W8/W9 tax form when a $600 earned fee threshold is reached before iKnow™ will issue any additional Commission Fees.You are responsible for the payment of all taxes related to the commissions you earn under this Agreement. In compliance with tax laws, iKnow™ will issue a Form 1099 to Affiliates whose earnings meet or exceed the applicable amount warranting the Form 1099. You will be required to provide us with proper address, tax forms (including W8/W9 or other tax forms) or information within ten (10) days of any request issued by iKnow™ to issue a Form 1099. Any Paypal® address changes must be made in the Affiliate profile at least 5 business days prior to the end of the calendar month in order for Commissions for that month to be sent to the revised address.

Modification

We may modify any of the terms and conditions contained in this Agreement, at any time and in our sole discretion. Notice of any change by e-mail, to your address on our records, or the posting on our site of a change notice of a new agreement, is considered sufficient notice for notifying you of a modification to the terms and conditions of this Agreement. Modifications may include, but are not limited to, changes in the scope of available commission fees, commission schedules, payment procedures, and Affiliate Program rules. All such modifications shall take effect 48 hours after we serve notice as provided above, unless we indicate otherwise. If any modification is unacceptable to you, your only recourse is to terminate this Agreement. Your continued participation in the Affiliate Program, following our posting of a change notice or new agreement on our site, will constitute binding acceptance of the change.

You may opt-out of this agreement at anytime by removing links from your website and discontinuing participation in the Affiliate Program.