Dr. Carol Ministries Affiliate Program
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Our affiliates are very important to us. We do our best to treat you with the fairness and respect you deserve. We simply ask the same consideration of you. We have written the following affiliate agreement with you in mind, as well as to protect our ministry’s good name. So please bear with us as we take you through this legal formality.
If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to let us know. We are strong believers in straight-forward and honest communication. For quickest results please email us at email@example.com.
We don’t like legal-eze any more than you do! So here’s a common-language summary of the Affiliate Agreement between us.
Dr Carol Ministries (that’s us) agrees to:
- Make certain products available to Affiliate (you) to promote to your own audience
- Provide you with certain graphics or similar material to use in such promotional activities
- Pay you commissions, via PayPal, on the money each of your Referrals pays to Dr Carol Ministries for such products within approximately 30 days after we receive that money
- Provide you with Affiliate Links unique to you that you can use to promote these products
- Communicate with you by email regarding any changes to this Agreement
Affiliate (that’s YOU!) agrees to:
- Provide Dr Carol Ministries with your contact information, including PayPal account email
- Not alter graphics or similar material provided by Dr Carol Ministries. (Suggested written promotional material will be provided; you may edit such material as you wish in your own promotional activities.)
- NOT offer your own coupons, cash back, or discounts to your Referrals
- NOT use your Affiliate Link in your own paid advertising (such as Google Adwords or Facebook Ads)
- NOT promote Dr Carol Ministries products in any way that would be illegal, unethical, or disparages Dr Carol Ministries or our Statement of Faith
- NOT imply in your promotion that Dr Carol Ministries is endorsing your website, ministry, or business, etc.
If anything in this summary is unclear, incomplete, contradictory, or disputed, the details in the full Affiliate Agreement (see next tab) are those that will govern the relationship between you and us. Feel free to read it if you wish.
And I hope that together we can help many more people experience the Fully Alive life that Jesus came to bring us!
This affiliate agreement (“Agreement”) is between you (“Affiliate”) and Totally Free Ministries (DBA Dr Carol Ministries), governing the terms of your participation in the Dr Carol Ministries Affiliate Program (“Affiliate Program”).
By enrolling as an Affiliate, Affiliate hereby accepts the terms of this Agreement, and/or by continuing to participate in the Affiliate Program following a notice by Dr Carol Ministries of a change in a revised Agreement, via email, Affiliate agrees to be bound by this Agreement and any such noticed revisions.
Dr Carol Ministries is Christian ministry offering certain products to the public, some of which are paid products. Affiliate wishes to refer leads to Dr Carol Ministries in exchange for an affiliate commission, as described below.
Affiliate and Dr Carol Ministries agree as follows:
Referrals. “Referrals” is defined as any leads who have been referred by Affiliate to Dr Carol Ministries using the Affiliate’s unique affiliate tracking link (“Tracking Link”). The Tracking Link will be provided by Dr Carol Ministries. The Tracking Links are last-click-last-credit, and the cookies created by the Tracking Links have a ninety (90) day expiration. Affiliates may not make any purchases using their own Tracking Link. Any potential referrals who did not use the Tracking Link cannot be subsequently credited to Affiliate’s account.
Referral Activities. Affiliate agrees that they will not promote any Dr Carol Ministries programs or use a Tracking Link in a way or on a site that: contains sexually explicit materials, contains violent materials, contains defamatory materials, promotes discrimination, promotes illegal activities, directs toward children under age 13, violates the CAN-SPAM Act, violates the guidelines or regulations of the Federal Trade Commission, violates rights to publicity, violates rights to privacy, or violates intellectual property rights.
Affiliate agrees that they will not use their tracking link in any paid placement or advertising via any third party platform, including but not limited to Google Adwords or Facebook Advertising. Affiliate may use paid placements and advertising (and such paid placements and advertising may refer to Dr Carol Ministries) to direct users towards Affiliate’s own social media profiles and Affiliate’s own websites, where the tracking link sending referrals to Dr Carol Ministries may be located.
Affiliate agrees that they will not use their tracking link to offer cash back, discounts, or coupon codes that are not directly provided by Dr Carol Ministries.
Referral Fees. Referral Fees is defined as the gross revenue of any fees paid by Referrals to Dr Carol Ministries for the purchase of Dr Carol Ministries products specifically made available by Dr Carol Ministries for the Affiliate Program.
Affiliate Commissions. Dr Carol Ministries agrees to pay Affiliate either thirty or forty percent (30% or 40%) of any such Referral Fees, payable after the expiration of a thirty day period following the receipt of Referral Fees by Dr Carol Ministries. Assignment of Affiliate to Tier 1 (40% commissions) or Tier 2 (30% commissions) is at the sole discretion of Dr Carol Ministries. Affiliate Commissions will not be paid on any Referral Fees that have been refunded. Dr Carol Ministries agrees to pay Affiliate any accrued Affiliate Commissions on a monthly basis, payable between the first and the fifth of the month following the expiration of the thirty-day period following the receipt of such Referral Fees. Payment shall be made via PayPal.
Term. This Agreement shall commence on the date of enrollment and shall continue until the Agreement is terminated under this section. Either party may terminate this Agreement at any time, for any reason, with or without cause, via a written notice. Upon termination, Dr Carol Ministries will continue to pay Affiliate Commissions for any Referrals that were referred by Affiliate to Dr Carol Ministries before the effective date of termination.
Accounting. At any time, Affiliate may access the Dr Carol Ministries online affiliate system to run an accounting report of the number of Referrals, the Referral Fees paid, and any Affiliate Commissions due.
Not an Employee. Affiliate is an independent contractor, and is not an employee of Dr Carol Ministries. Affiliate is not entitled to workers’ compensation benefits or unemployment benefits, and is obligated to pay federal, state, or local income tax on any moneys earned pursuant to this Agreement or any other agreement between the parties, if any such taxes are required. Affiliate will maintain workers’ compensation insurance, if required. Affiliate will indemnify and hold Dr Carol Ministries harmless for penalties arising from Affiliate’s failure to pay taxes on behalf of or wages to any person.
No Joint Venture. The parties are not engaged in a partnership or joint venture. Nothing in this agreement shall be construed to place the parties in a partnership or joint venture. The parties are not authorized to obligate or bind each other, and are not agents of each other.
Relationship Identification. Affiliate may not make any statement that implies a partnership, joint venture, agency, franchise, sales representative, or employment relationship between Affiliate and Dr Carol Ministries. Affiliate may not make any statement that implies that Dr Carol Ministries is endorsing Affiliate. Affiliate must disclose their affiliate relationship with Dr Carol Ministries to the extent required by the guidelines and regulations of the Federal Trade Commission.
Warranties. Affiliate represents and warranties that it will not engage in any violations of the CAN-SPAM Act or any other laws, rules, or regulations, in promotion of any Dr Carol Ministries programs or its activities pursuant to this Agreement. Affiliate represents and warrants that it will only engage in promotional activities that are commercially reasonable, are not in violation of the terms of service of any service or website being used, and are not misleading to any party. Affiliate warrants that any promotional activities will not infringe upon the copyright, trademark, trade secret, publicity rights, privacy rights, trademarks, or other interests of any other person or property. Affiliate further warrants that Affiliate will not engage in any promotional activities that disparage Dr Carol Ministries or our Statement of Faith. Dr Carol Ministries expressly disclaims any warranties, guarantees, or conditions of any kind.
Indemnification. Affiliate agrees to indemnify Dr Carol Ministries against all claims and damages arising out of the breach or alleged breach of any representations, warranties, or agreements made by it under this Agreement.
Damages. To the extent allowed by law, under this Agreement, Dr Carol Ministries will not be liable for indirect, special, incidental, punitive, exemplary or consequential damages, regardless of legal theory, whether or not it has been warned of such damages, and even if all other remedies would fail.
Limited License. Affiliate has a limited, revokable, non-transferable, non-sublicenseable, non-exclusive, world-wide, royalty-free license to use and display certain trademarked and copyrighted works regarding the Dr Carol Ministries programs, including graphics, photography, and writings, only as contained in the affiliate resources provided by Dr Carol Ministries (“Affiliate Resources”), only for the purpose of promoting the Dr Carol Ministries programs. This license does not include a license to alter, add to, subtract from, or otherwise modify such Affiliate Resources, except at the express written permission of Dr Carol Ministries. This license expires immediately upon termination of this Agreement. Affiliate does not receive any ownership rights or any other interests in Dr Carol Ministries, in the various programs offered for sale by Dr Carol Ministries, or in the Affiliate Resources, excepted as expressly described in this section.
Contact Information and Notice. Affiliate must have a PayPal account, and has the duty to keep their email address (including their PayPal email), tax number, name, business entity, and any other contact information, complete, accurate, and up-to-date at all times. Affiliate hereby agrees that any written notice under this Agreement may be sent to Affiliate via the email address provided by Affiliate.
No Waiver. None of the terms of this Agreement can be waived or modified except by an express agreement in writing signed by all of the parties.
Entire Agreement. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous written or oral agreements between them or any of their affiliates, with respect to the subject matter contained herein.
Section Headings. The section headings of this Agreement are for convenience of reference only and shall not be deemed to alter or affect any provision hereof.
Assignment. Affiliate may not assign this Agreement to any other party without Dr Carol Ministries written consent.
Choice of Law and Venue. This Agreement shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Texas. Any and all disputes, controversies, claims, or differences arising out of, relating to, or having any connection with this Agreement, shall exclusively be brought and heard in the County of Williamson, the State of Texas, and both parties consent to jurisdiction in the County of Williamson, the State of Texas.
Severability. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable, the validity, legality, or enforceability of the remainder of this Agreement shall not in any way be affected or impaired.
Corporate Authority and Acknowledgement. The persons executing this Agreement on behalf of the Affiliate warrant that they are duly authorized to execute this Agreement on behalf of the Affiliate and that in so executing this Agreement the Affiliate is formally bound to the provisions of this Agreement. The Affiliate agrees that it has had an opportunity to review this Agreement in full, and that checking the box below constitutes valid acknowledgement of this Agreement.
To apply to become an affiliate, please click the link below to fill out an application. By applying you agree to the terms and conditions of the affiliate agreement.
We will review your application and respond promptly. We’re looking forward to hopefully having you as an Affiliate!