YouveGotAds Terms Of Service
Effective 4-2-07, No new signups from China, India or Poland will be accepted
By signing up and actively using the YouveGotAds program you agree to all terms and conditions set forth in this agreement. Affiliates will be informed of any and all changes to this policy via an e-mail to their primary contact e-mail address and Administrative Messages that appear when they sign in provided upon signing up with YouveGotAds. If any modification is unacceptable to you, your only recourse is to terminate this agreement. Your continued participation in the YouveGotAds program following our posting of a change in policy notice or new agreement on our site will constitute binding acceptance to the change.
Accounts, upgrades, affiliate pages, and upgrade ads are not transferable without prior approval. Approval may be granted only under extenuating circumstances at the sole discretion of the webmasters
Vacation mode: When you put your account on vacation you also need to take it off when you come back. Accounts that are on vacation or inactive do not get payouts requested or randoms. If you plan on being away over 30 days then you need to contact firstname.lastname@example.org and let me know so that your account will be flagged and it does not get deleted.
Responsibility of Affiliates:
You must be 18 years of age or older to participate in this program. Minors must have parental consent to participate in this program. Our program is open to both US and most International affiliates and is void where prohibited by local governing laws.
You agree that you personally understand English and are NOT in any way using a translator of any such to try to understand what it is you are reading.
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 YouveGotAds account.
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 Info." link.You are solely responsible for any and all use of your YouveGotAds account including authorization by you to any third party individual who may use your account.
Should any instances of fraud, system abuse, or any type of activity deemed to be inappropriate or illegal by YouveGotAds 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.
If you are caught cheating at one of our sites, you will be deleted from all sites that we own or admin at. There will be NO exceptions
Cheating includes ( but is not limited to:
Use of open/anonymous proxy for the purpose of hiding your true country
NO SHARING COMPUTERS
NO DUPLICATE IP'S
University or college IPs are not allowed
Sharing a payment processor with someone else
False or gibberish account information
Clicking from Hidden Pages
Clicking hidden cheat links
No members should bookmark any page on the site other then the main site. Especially not PTC pages. These page names are changed from time to time, and if you are found accessing pages that do not have a direct link from the account menu, or anywhere else on the site, your account will be suspended. Again, do NOT bookmark PTC pages on the site.
You must maintain your e-mail account that you used when signing up YouveGotAds. You must maintain your e-mail account that you used when signing up with YouveGotAds. You agree to receive e-mail advertising from YouveGotAds. limited to no more than (100) per day.
In the event your e-mail account on file becomes closed or blocked to messages from YouveGotAds, 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.
Any Program Owner that requests payout whilst any of the sites in their group are behind on payments, or are not answering support will have their payout requests denied. If they request again before their sites are in order their accounts will be suspended until such time that their own sites are up to date. Any members that have been deleted for this will not be allowed to rejoin.
Any program owner that has closed/abandoned their sites without paying members or refunding members (for unused upgrades/aff pages etc) in full will not be permitted to join this site.
If you do not click at least one link in 30 days, your account will be suspended. Members have 14 days to restore account.(Account's will be restored 1 TIME ONLY) After 45 days accounts will be Deleted. Deleted accounts cannot be restored.
Members are required to click a minimum of 100 ads within 1 month time in order to be paid.
If you request payout, but have not met our activity requirement, your payout will be cancelled
PTP/Affiliate Page Clause
The Paid To Promote and Affiliate Pages are an additional feature to the PTR. You must be active in the PTR to use the PTP/Affiliate Page feature (100 Clicks) If you are caught abusing the PTP your PTP will be suspended for 1 Month the first time. If it happens again your account is at risk of deletion. You may NOT just run the PTP link and cashout!
We are imposing a 3% other earnings vs. ptp /Affiliate page earnings in order to be paid. Other earnings will include everything.
So if you have $5.00 in ptp earnings you must have at least 15 cents in other earnings.
If you request payout and have not met the 3% requirement, your payout will be canceled and you will need to request again after you have the 3% personal earnings
Keywords / Interest:
We have several "Bad" keywords/interest, (I cheat, I don't understand English) this assists us in finding the members that can not understand English. If your account is found to have one of these keywords selected your account will be deleted. If you are NOT from a search allowed country, do not select the SEARCH interest/keyword - accounts from non search countries that have this keyword selected will be deleted.
Clicking the Keyword Webmaster and NOT getting yourself verified by us that you are in FACT a Webmaster will cause this keyword to be a CHEAT KEYWORD. In this case you will be deleted for clicking the Wrong Keyword.
We have several advertisers that are paying for you to read their ads that they have purchased. In order for us to have a good honest site and members, knowing they are reading there ads and emails, we must include Cheat Links. These are found in emails and on the site itself. You will have them say Don't click this link, Delete this ad, etc to be warned not to read these. This is to insure that we have members understanding English and NOT blind clicking. Once you are caught clicking the Cheat Links 3 times, your account will be Deleted. There are no second chances and you will lose all of your account funds.
YouveGotAds is an ENGLISH speaking site - We require that all members read, write, and understand the English language. We require that all advertising / promotion of YouveGotAds be done on ENGLISH speaking sites / forums and the like. We do not endorse the advertising of our site on non English speaking sites and your account is at risk if we should find you doing so. We have no way of validating the legitimacy of your advertisement / promotion when placed in a language other than English.
Link Sharing / Accessing Paid Links:
We do NOT permit link sharing. Link sharing is the posting of our paid links on a forum / web site / mailing list, etc. for the direct purpose of sharing those links with others. Any members caught link sharing will have their accounts deleted immediately.
You are not permitted to access the paid links for YouveGotAds in any way other than what is considered the "norm" by us. This means viewing source code to pull links and automatic click software programs, among other various ways to harvest links, are all prohibited. If caught your account will be deleted immediately. NO exceptions. You are expected to read your emails then follow the paid link to the advertisers web site. If you use our PTC sections, then you are expected to login to your member area, and manually click the banners/links in the PTC sections to visit the advertisers site.
Mistakes that Happen
At times if we may send out a link that was for the wrong amount. You understand that if this happens we reserve the right to do a roll back on your account and deduct mistaken earnings from your account. This will be High amount of ads that were sent out on mistake. Highest paid email can't be no more than 5 cents.
Relationship of the Parties:
You and YouveGotAds are independent contractors, and nothing in this Agreement creates any partnership, joint venture, agency, franchise, sales representative or employment relationship between you and YouveGotAds. You understand that you do not have authority to make or accept any offers or make any representations on behalf of YouveGotAds. 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:
YouveGotAds 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 YouveGotAds program, even if YouveGotAds has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Furthermore, YouveGotAds 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.
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 YouveGotAds. Affiliates may earn by referring new affiliates to the YouveGotAds program. Affiliates will earn a percentage of advertising revenues collected by YouveGotAds.
YouveGotAds will pay affiliates when their balance reaches the minimum payout rate set by YouveGotAds($3 for free Members). Once the member has reached payout and have agreed to terms they may request payment.MEMBERS MUST HAVE A VERIFIED PAYPAL ACCOUNT TO BE PAID. Members may only request $5 (free members) 10$ (upgraded members) per payout request. Payments will be made via Paypal, within 60 days or a reasonable time after . Alertpay When available may take up to 3 months as funds are hard to come by.
You may NOT share a payment account with another member. Payment will be made ONLY to a payment processor belonging to the member.
If you are found to be sharing a payment processor, your account will be deleted.
YouveGotAds will do Random Payouts. You must have this keyword selected and all of your payout information correct for this to happen. Random Payouts will be chosen by payment processor and the keyword selected. Only 1 payment processor will be chosen at a time. You must be active when we do this. Active means you must have clicked a link or email within 5 days prior to doing the random payout. If you are not active by 5 days you will not receive the random payout. This does NOT mean your account will be deleted. It only means you won't qualify at the time of the random payout.
Changes to TOS
Affiliates will be notified of any changes to YouveGotAds terms and conditions prior to the changes, and will be given the opportunity to unsubscribe and forfeit all earnings accrued if these changes are deemed to be unacceptable to the affiliate.
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 YouveGotAds and may result in legal prosecution. YouveGotAds 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. YouveGotAds 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. YouveGotAds will file charges for recovery of any earnings received from multiple sign-ups.