Locations, Etc. invites you to join our exciting network of affiliates and earn money for yourself in the process. Its easy to join and the rewards can be immense, so take a few minutes to read further and sign-up now. We look forward to having you on-board.
How Do I Become An Affiliate? Its so simple: (1) Complete the form at the bottom of this page; (2) Add our banner (or link) to your web site. Thats it.
How Much Does It Cost Me To Become An Affiliate? Not a cent. Your participation in Locations, Etc.s affiliate program is absolutely free!
Show Me The Money. Our payout rates are extremely generous. In fact, in many instances theyre 100% more than what eBay offers its affiliates.
$10.00 per Custom Research Package
$ 5.00 per Directory Order
$ 0.10 per Auction CentralTravel.com Bid
$ 0.05 per Client Registration
Our sites Tagged Links must be used as navigation to Locations, Etc. prior to every transaction in order for you to be compensated. Orders will count whether the user originally registered from your site or not!
After you submit your application below, we will send you an email with your login password and instructions on using our banners and links.
Banners, Buttons & Logos Library. Select banners, buttons, and logos from our library of images that you can use to enhance your site.
Create-A-Link. Create-A-Link enables you to create a custom link with just the click of your mouse. Each link is created with your unique Affiliate ID already included to ensure you get the commission you earn.
Dynamic Links. Dynamic Links whose contents change periodically are also available to keep your site looking fresh.
Quarterly Reporting. Four times per year Affiliates will receive quarterly earnings report for review, thus keeping you up to date on your earnings.
Operating Agreement. This Agreement contains the complete terms and conditions that apply to an individual's or business participation in Locations, Etc.s Affiliate Program (hereafter called the "Program"). As used in this Agreement, "we" means Locations, Etc. Inc., and "you" means the applicant. "Site" means a World Wide Web site and, depending on the context, refers either to Locations, Etc.'s site, located at the URL www.locationsetc.com, or to any site that you will link to our site and identified in your application.)
Enrollment in Our Affiliates Program. To begin the enrollment process, complete and submit the Program application on our site. After we evaluate your application we will notify you of its acceptance or rejection. The right to reject your application is at our sole discretion. Your site may be found unsuitable for our Program if it promotes any of the following: discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, or age; illegal activities; violence against a particular race, sex, religion or nationally; otherwise violate intellectual property rights.
If your application is rejected you are welcome to reapply to the Program at any time. If your application and your site is accepted, but thereafter determined (in our sole discretion) to be unsuitable for the Program, we may terminate this Agreement without prejudice.
Links on Your Site. After your acceptance into our Program, you can place on your site one or more of the following types of links to our site: General Link to our Home Page: You may provide a general link on your site to our home page: http://www.LocationsEtc.com
We will furnish you with the artwork to use in linking to our home page. To ensure accurate tracking, reporting, and referral fee payment, you will be provided with "tagged" link formats that must be used in all links between your site and ours. Referral fees will be paid only on activity to our site occurring directly through Tagged Links; we will not be liable to you for any fees that would otherwise be paid to you pursuant to this Agreement as a result of any failure by you to use Tagged Links. Through your participation the Affiliates Program and placing of our links within your site, LocationsEtc.com may receive information from and/or about visitors to your site. Your participation in the Program constitutes your unconditional consent to and authorization for LocationsEtc.com's access to, receipt of, use of, storage of and disclosure of any and all such information, consistent with the policies and procedures set forth in LocationsEtc.com's Privacy Notice.
Product Links: A "Product" is any item listed on our site that is fulfilled by Locations, Etc. You may select multiple Products to list on your site along with a short description, review, or other reference. In order to receive your commission, every Product must use a Tagged Link that will connect directly to a single item in our online catalog. Products can be added or deleted to your site at any time without our prior approval.
Order Processing. LocationsEtc.com will process orders placed by customers who follow Tagged Links from your site to our site. At our sole discretion, we reserve the right to reject orders that do not comply with any requirements that we may periodically establish. All order processing and fulfillment will be the responsibility of LocationsEtc.com including order forms, processing payments, cancellations, returns and customer service. Sales to customers from your site to our site will be tracked through the use of Tagged Links only. You will be furnished with reports summarizing sales activity from time to time. The form, content, and frequency of the reports may vary at our discretion.
Referral Fees. Locations, Etc. will pay you referral fees on Product sales provided the customer must click-through a Locations, Etc. Tagged Link from your site to our site, and add the Product to his or her shopping cart during a session. A session ends if: (a) the customer orders the Product; (b) the customer follows a third party's Tagged Link; (c) 24 hours pass from the customer's initial click-through.
Referral fees will be paid only after order, payment and shipping have occurred. If the customer does not use our Tagged Link, no referral fees will be paid on any Products that are added to a customer's Shopping Cart after the customer has reentered our site even if the customer previously followed a link from your site to our site. No referral fees are paid on Gift certificates, Merchant chargebacks, returned or cancelled Products or Services.
Referral Fee Schedule. You will earn referral fees based on the following referral fee schedule established by us:
$10.00 per Custom Research Package
$ 5.00 per Directory Order
$ 0.10 per Auction Central
$ 0.05 per Client Registration
Referral Fee Payment. We will pay you referral fees on a quarterly basis. Approximately 30 days following the end of each calendar quarter, we will send you either (a) a check for the referral fees earned, or (b) a gift certificate good for purchases of Products through the LocationsEtc.com site, subject to our standard terms and conditions. You will choose your preferred payment method on your application. However, if the referral fees payable to you for any calendar quarter are less than $100, we will hold payment until the total amount due is at least $100 or (if earlier) until this Agreement is terminated. In calculating referral fees, we will deduct the corresponding referral fee from your next quarterly payment if a Product that generated a referral fee is returned by the customer. If there is no subsequent payment, we will send you a bill for the referral fee.
Prohibitions. You may not purchase Products for resale or for commercial use of any kind. Such purchases may result in the suspension of referral fees and/or the termination of this Agreement at our sole discretion.
In addition, you may not: (a) in any way modify, redirect, suppress, or substitute the operation of any link or interactive feature of our site; (b) read, intercept, record, save, print, redirect, or fill in the contents of any electronic form submitted to us by any person or entity; (c) engage in any transactions on our site on behalf of any third party (d) take any action that could cause customer confusion as to the nature of Locations, Etc.s relationship with you; (e) display any advertisements or promotional content around or in conjunction with the display of our site or permit any third party to take any such action.
At our sole discretion, we determine that you have engaged in any of the abovestated activities, we may withhold any referral fees otherwise payable to you under this Agreement and/or terminate this Agreement.
Policies and Pricing. Customers who buy products through this Program will be deemed to be customers of LocationsEtc.com. Accordingly, all LocationsEtc.com rules, policies, and operating procedures concerning customer orders, customer service, and product sales will apply to those customers. We may change our policies and operating procedures at any time. For example, we will determine the prices to be charged for products sold under this Program in accordance with our own pricing policies. Product prices and availability may vary from time to time. Because price changes may affect Products that you have listed on your site, prices may only be shown when we serve those prices through our "LocationsEtc Recommends" Service. You may not otherwise include price information in your Product descriptions. We will use commercially reasonable efforts to present accurate information, but we cannot guarantee the availability or price of any particular product.
Identifying Yourself as an Associate. You may not issue any press release with respect to this Agreement or your participation in the Program; such action may result in your termination from the Program. We will make available to you a small graphic image that identifies your site as a Program participant. You must display this logo or the phrase "In association with LocationsEtc.com" somewhere on your site. We may modify the text or graphic image of this notice from time to time. In addition, you may not in any manner misrepresent or embellish the relationship between us and you, or express or imply any relationship or affiliation between us and you or any other person or entity except as expressly permitted by this Agreement (including by expressing or implying that LocationsEtc.com supports, sponsors, endorses, or contributes money to any charity or other cause).
Limited License. We grant you a nonexclusive, revocable right to use the graphic image and text described in Section 10 and such other text or images for which we grant express permission, solely for the purpose of identifying your site as a Program participant and to assist in generating Product sales. You may not modify the graphic image or text, or any other of our images, in any way. We reserve all of our rights in the graphic image and text, any other images, our trade names and trademarks, and all other intellectual property rights. You agree to follow our Trademark Guidelines, as those guidelines may change from time to time. We may revoke your license at any time by giving you written notice.
Term of the Agreement. The term of this Agreement will begin upon our acceptance of your Program application and will end when terminated by either party. Either you or we may terminate this Agreement at any time, with or without cause, by giving the other party written notice of termination. Upon the termination of this Agreement for any reason, you will immediately cease use of, and remove from your site, all links to our site, and all LocationsEtc.com trademarks, trade dress, and logos, and all other materials provided by or on behalf of us to you pursuant hereto or in connection with the Program. You are eligible to earn referral fees only on our sales of Qualifying Products that occur during the term, and referral fees earned through the date of termination will remain payable only if the related orders are not canceled or returned. We may withhold your final payment for a reasonable time to ensure that the correct amount is paid.
Modification. We may modify any of the terms and conditions contained in this Agreement, at any time and in our sole discretion, by posting a change notice or a new agreement on our site. Modifications may include, for example, changes in the scope of available referral fees, referral fee schedules, payment procedures, and Program rules. IF ANY MODIFICATION IS UNACCEPTABLE TO YOU, YOUR ONLY RECOURSE IS TO TERMINATE THIS AGREEMENT. YOUR CONTINUED PARTICIPATION IN THE PROGRAM FOLLOWING OUR POSTING OF A CHANGE NOTICE OR NEW AGREEMENT ON OUR SITE WILL CONSTITUTE BINDING ACCEPTANCE OF THE CHANGE.
Relationship of Parties. You and we are independent contractors, and nothing in this Agreement will create any partnership, joint venture, agency, franchise, sales representative, or employment relationship between the parties. You will have no authority to make or accept any offers or representations on our behalf. You will not make any statement, whether on your site or otherwise, that reasonably would contradict anything in this Section.
Limitation of Liability. We will not be liable for indirect, special, or consequential damages (or any loss of revenue, profits, or data) arising in connection with this Agreement or the Program, even if we have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Further, our aggregate liability arising with respect to this Agreement and the Program will not exceed the total referral fees paid or payable to you under this Agreement.
Disclaimers. We make no express or implied warranties or representations with respect to the Program or any products sold through the Program (including, without limitation, warranties of fitness, merchantability, noninfringement, or any implied warranties arising out of a course of performance, dealing, or trade usage). In addition, we make no representation that the operation of our site will be uninterrupted or error-free, and we will not be liable for the consequences of any interruptions or errors.
Independent Investigation. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ THIS AGREEMENT AND AGREE TO ALL ITS TERMS AND CONDITIONS. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT WE MAY AT ANY TIME (DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY) SOLICIT CUSTOMER REFERRALS ON TERMS THAT MAY DIFFER FROM THOSE CONTAINED IN THIS AGREEMENT OR OPERATE WEB SITES THAT ARE SIMILAR TO OR COMPETE WITH YOUR WEB SITE. YOU HAVE INDEPENDENTLY EVALUATED THE DESIRABILITY OF PARTICIPATING IN THE PROGRAM AND ARE NOT RELYING ON ANY REPRESENTATION, GUARANTEE, OR STATEMENT OTHER THAN AS SET FORTH IN THIS AGREEMENT.
Arbitration. Any dispute relating in any way to this Agreement (including any actual or alleged breach hereof), any transactions or activities under this Agreement or your relationship with us or any of our affiliates shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in Queens, New York, except that, to the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate our intellectual property rights, we may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any state or federal court in the state of Washington (and you consent to non-exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts) or any other court of competent jurisdiction. Arbitration under this agreement shall be conducted under the rules then prevailing of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitrator's award shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no arbitration under this Agreement shall be joined to an arbitration involving any other party subject to this Agreement, whether through class arbitration proceedings or otherwise.
Miscellaneous. This Agreement will be governed by the laws of the United States and the state of New York, without reference to rules governing choice of laws. You may not assign this Agreement, by operation of law or otherwise, without our prior written consent. Subject to that restriction, this Agreement will be binding on, inure to the benefit of, and be enforceable against the parties and their respective successors and assigns. Our failure to enforce your strict performance of any provision of this Agreement will not constitute a waiver of our right to subsequently enforce such provision or any other provision of this Agreement.