As United Commissions is now part of the Stride Gaming group (official email sent on the 6/9/16 from email@example.com)
starting the 1st of September 2016, all Affiliate commissions will be paid by Daub Alderney LTD.
It is the affiliate responsibility to make sure that his payment details are updated in the account & communicate the details to his affiliate manager.
Old Commissions of affiliates who will not provide their payment details until the 10.11.16 will be deleted.
Definition of Terms:
"Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs"
The affiliate programs, the United Commissions Affiliate Program ("UCAP") and the United Bingo Affiliate Program ("UBAP") are registered programs owned and operated by Daub Alderney Limited, Ltd. ("Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs"). Terms and Conditions below apply to existing and newly registered affiliates in either of Daub Alderney Limited's programs. Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs are consolidating the terms and conditions for participation in the Moon Games, Vegas Spins, Wicked Jackpots, Sin Spins, Royal House Casino, Tip Top Bingo, Robin Hood Bingo, Sugar Bingo, Moon Bingo, Loony Bingo, Polo Bingo, Gossip Bingo, Spectra Bingo, Silk Bingo and the Glorious Bingo (excluding www.moonbingo.net).
Meaning Moon Bingo™, Ted Bingo™, Tip Top Bingo™, Loony Bingo™, Robin Hood Bingo™, Polo Bingo™, Sugar Bingo™, Gossip Bingo™ Wicked jackpots™ and Moon Games™ Vegas Spins™, Sin Spins™, Royal House Casino™, are registered trademarks in favor of Daub Alderney Limited, Ltd.
Meaning the following brands: Tip Top Bingo, Ted Bingo, Sugar Bingo, Moon Bingo, Loony Bingo, Robin Hood Bingo, Polo Bingo, Gossip Bingo, Silk Bingo, Spectra Bingo & Glorious Bingo
Meaning the following brands: Moon Games, Wicked Jackpots, Vegas Spins, Sin Spins, Royal House Casino.
An existing affiliate is an affiliate who has already registered, at any time, as an affiliate with Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs and\or the Bingo Brands and\or the Casino Brands.
Any individual or an organization promoting any of Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs brands to gain an agreed upon commission.
“No Negative Carryover”
In reference to a situation where the affiliate profits are “negative” due to (but not limited to): negative net gaming and chargebacks on a specific calendar month, the profits of the following month would start at “zero” per brand.
"A new affiliate"
An affiliate who did not previously promote Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs.
Profits from player activities are derived in the following manner:
Funding (purchases) Less Payouts, Less Adjustments.
Refers to an agreed upon percentage of the Profit from designate players, referred by the affiliate, whose transactions contribute to the revenue of the affiliate.
Meaning deposits or transactions originating from customers obtained by illegal and unlawful resources; whether or not with intent to cause damage to Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs.
Meaning original brand rights of all Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs properties including but not limited to: all trademarks, trading, domain names, email addresses, copyrights (including all rights on websites and/or software), database(s) information (including rights) and any other related copyright property of any comparable or corresponding equivalents belonging to Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs, that are present currently or that will ensue in the future in any part of the world.
Meaning a hyperlink provided by Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs to the Affiliates; for when this link is clicked by an Affiliate's customer, said customer will be identified as a referral by this specific Affiliate.
The Affiliate agrees to and acknowledges that any postponement or failure to place, sustain, operate or update the Link in accordance with the marketing channels guidelines by Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs will result in the failure to identify a referred customer and as a result no commission will be paid in respect of such unidentified referrals. It is the sole responsibility of the affiliate to notify Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs marketing channels of such an error and to follow up on the recovery process.
To participate in the affiliate programs for both the Bingo and Casino products, please submit the application form via the United Commissions website:
Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs reserve the right, upon their own absolute discretion, to reject any applicant from participating in the scheme. Please note that the Terms and Conditions may change from time to time, with or without prior notice.
Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs grants the Affiliate a non-exclusive, non-transferable right to use (including the right to copy, transmit, display and distribute) its brands, applications and promotional material on the affiliate's website(s) or any other media means for the sole purpose of promoting and advertising Brands. "Promotional Material" shall mean the Brand's name, logo, website, banners, advertising copy and other textual and graphic material made available by The Affiliate Programs, to the Affiliate during the term of this Agreement.
For the purpose of promotion and advertisement of the brands, the Affiliate agrees to use only the promotional material made available by Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs, and furthermore agrees not to edit or alter such promotional material in any way. Other materials must be approved with written notification by Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs.
Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs do not allow hits from spamming or listing on newsgroups, or any other fraudulent method. An affiliate is prohibited from opening player accounts in any of the brands (also see: Fraud Traffic). In the event of any of the above occurrences, Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs will invalidate all current traffic and terminate the affiliate's account without prior notice.
Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs will not conduct business with any company that we believe are involved in unsuitable or illegal activities, and therefore we will not approve sites which we deem to be unsuitable.
Unsuitable sites may include but are not limited to: those aimed at children, promote sexually explicit materials, promote violence, promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age; promote illegal activities or violate intellectual property rights.
It is hereby declared that Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs are not fully aware as to the extent of marketing techniques and territories approached by the affiliates and assumes no responsibility as to the manner in which a prospective player is being approached and the origin of such registered players.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
- Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs agrees to the supply of non-exclusive, revocable, voidable, royalty-free permission to all affiliates connected to Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs for equitable use.
- The permission outlined in the Terms and Conditions are for enabling the Affiliate to have rightful use of the necessary Intellectual Property that coincides with the operation of Daub Alderney Limited and the Affiliate Programs for the specific purpose of promoting the Brands. The Affiliate cannot claim association with Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs and shall not, without prior written and agreed upon approval, describe himself or his company as connected to Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs
- The Affiliate shall not participate in any fraudulent, disreputable, unethical or illegal activity, or partake in any activity which is not beneficial to Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs or that are not in the best interests of Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs, its Operators or Customers ("Disreputable Activities").
- Examples of Disreputable Activities include, but are not limited to:
- Any inappropriate use of software for the Affiliate’s financial gain;
- Without prior agreement and approval from Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs, the Affiliate will not bid on disallowed key terms to any of Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs.
- Interference with paid search or use with third party keyword advertising systems.
- Without prior agreement and approval from Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs the Affiliate will not buy or promote any domain which uses a disallowed key terms (any of Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs brands including any of the associated and promoted brand names - or any other Brands affiliated with The Affiliate Programs, - related key terms or brands names or any expression that include the words associated with the marketed terms and/or any other variation.
- Deceiving a customer with hyperlinks that result in any customer being ignorant of full details or knowledge of the consequences to said hyperlinks, for example activating a cookie which results in a conversion to sale to the owner of the Affiliate hyperlink i.e. "forced clicks"
- The Affiliate Site shall not intend to take advantage of, defraud or use illegal techniques to obtain data from customers. The use of spyware or similar codes is forbidden.
- Affiliates connected to Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs are not permitted to acquire or procure any links (hyperlinks) from third party sites in an attempt to "deep link" said links to Affiliates own Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs reviews and information pages. If such links are found by Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs, Affiliates agree to that month's commission being withheld and in turn, Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs reserves the right to remove any Affiliate material from the Programs and withhold all commissions.
Violation of Trademark Policies
Moon Bingo™, Loony Bingo Robin Hood Bingo™, Polo Bingo™, Sugar Bingo™, Gossip Bingo™ and Moon Games™, Vegas Spins™, Sin Spins™ Royal House Casino™ are registered trademarks. Affiliates and non-affiliates who are suspected of being in violation of one or more subjects mentioned in the "Violation of Trademark Policies" will face full investigation and could be subject to criminal charges. Affiliates will also automatically have their accounts suspended pending further investigation.
List of possible trademark violations (concerning affiliates and non-affiliates)
Domain Name Purchases - it is forbidden to use domains that contain our brands' keywords in any way.
Social Accounts Creation - it is forbidden to create social accounts using Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated program’s keywords. For example: Facebook™, Facebook™ groups, Twitter™, Tumblr™, Blogger™, YouTube™, Flickr™, Google + ™, Google ™, Skype ™, and any other social account that has not been mentioned above.
Content Duplication - it is forbidden to use The Affiliate Program’s unique content (e.g. landing pages, advert ideas, site content/pages, etc.) to promote other brands or for other purposes that have not been mentioned here.
Search Engines - it is forbidden to target or include keywords that contain our brands' names in a PPC campaign in any way. Affiliates must add all our brands' keywords to their 'negative keywords list' in any match type variation (e.g. broad, phrase and exact) for all available search engines, including: Google™, Bing™, Yahoo™ and any other search engine that has not been mentioned here.
E.g. For Moon Bingo: both "MoonBingo" and "Moon Bingo" in any match type are forbidden.
Our Brands Names: Loony Bingo, moon bingo, polo bingo, gossip bingo, robin hood bingo, moon games, wicked jackpots, Vegas Spins, Sin Spins, Royal House Casino, spectra bingo, glorious bingo, silk bingo, Tip Top bingo, Ted Bingo- should all be in negative status (exact, phrase and broad match types).
Direct Promotion of our brands' sites via PPC advertising is forbidden. You cannot link directly to our sites or landing pages from your PPC ads. This applies to all search engines and contextual advertising networks, including but not limited to Google, Bing, Yahoo, Facebook, etc.
Facebook Campaigns - it is forbidden to target our community pages or groups with adverts.
The Affiliate acknowledges that The Affiliate Programs and the all Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliate programs, current and future Brands retain all copyrights and proprietary rights to the Promotional Material and that any use of the Promotional Material shall be to the benefit of the Brands application. The Affiliate may only use the Promotional Material for the purpose specified in the clause above, and is forbidden in any other form of use.
The Affiliate Programs reserve the right to operate their services in the manner they deem appropriate, including the right to alter, suspend or cancel any of the services at any time.
The Affiliate is expected to make an effort to ensure that the Promotional Material is up to date at all times, including prompt compliance with any requests by us to remove and/or update any Promotional Material.
The Affiliate shall be solely responsible for ensuring that their use of any Promotional Material shall not violate any law or regulation or adversely affect the reputation of the Brands.
The Affiliate shall bear all costs and expenses incurred in connection with its advertising and promotion of the Brands application.
The Affiliate may not assign or sub-contract any of its rights under his Agreement without the prior written consent of Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs and its Brands.
The Affiliate warrants that none of its websites (whether or not such site is affiliated to us in accordance with the Clause below) or other media means
- Is targeted at persons under 18 years of age, and / or
- Displays child pornography or other illegal sexual acts, and / or
- Promotes violence, and / or
- Promotes discrimination based on race, religion, nationality, sex, disability or sexual orientation, and / or
- Promotes illegal activities, and / or
- Infringes third party intellectual property rights.
Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs will pay all commissions and referral fees due to the Affiliate, on a monthly basis, by wire transfer, Skrill or Neteller within 25 days of the end of the month in respect of which such payments are due.
United Commissions will from time to time contact inactive players via email or post with information of a new brand that is launching or new promotions in the network; however the Players account or details will not be passed automatically to other sites in the network, and will not be included in the other site database. All of the brands within the United Commissions Program are treated as separate entities when it comes to databases and players may sign up to each site and be considered "new". CPA will be paid for each new account opened x site according to the deal set with the affiliate at the time.
Player validation and tax in UK:
All UK players are subject to player verification process as set in the government law, Affiliates will be paid commissions for verified approved players only.
Due to the new POCT (Point of Consumption Tax) in UK started on the 1st of December 2014, all United Commissions brands pay 15% duty on all revenue generated by UK customers. As a result of it, we deduct tax in calculating for “NetCash”, "% Commission" and “Total Commission.” It means that affiliates with a Revenue Share element in their reward plan see a change in their revenues.
Player Tax in other countries:
Due to the recently added gambling tax in some countries (issued on 01.03.2015), the following calculation will be done starting 15.06.2015:
Portugal & Germany: all United Commissions brands pay 19% duty on all revenue generated by customers from Germany and Portugal. As a result, we deduct tax in calculating for “NetCash”, “% Commission” and “Total Commission.” This means that affiliates with a Revenue Share element in their reward plan will see a change in their revenues.
Ireland: all United Commissions brands pay 23% duty on all revenue generated by customers from Ireland. As a result, we deduct tax in calculating for “NetCash”, “% Commission” and “Total Commission.” This means that affiliates with a Revenue Share element in their reward plan will see a change in their revenues.
Marketing materials and promotions - compliance with UK gambling commission
1. You must not market our services in a method which is in violation of applicable UK laws, regulations, conditions and codes of conduct. If you are in any doubt with regards to the compliance of a particular marketing method or material - you must seek our prior approval.
2. You may only use marketing materials that have been provided to you directly by United Commissions after December 18th 2015 or that are currently available via our affiliate program portal. You may not use any marketing materials that have been provided to you prior to such date or that are not currently available on our affiliate program portal, as these may not be compliant with current legal and regulatory requirements. If you are in any doubt with regards to specific marketing materials - you must seek our prior approval.
3. Any marketing materials / banners employed by yourself, must link to the affiliate home/landing pages, as these have been vetted for compliance with the applicable regulations. You may not link directly to registration or download pages.
Your failure to comply with the conditions above, will constitute as a violation of the Affiliates Terms and Conditions. This may also result in termination of your membership in the Affiliates program.
i. For the bingo brands, affiliates will receive a sliding commission plan, called "Default Revenue Share Commission Plan", ranges between 25% and up to 35%, based on the number of first time deposit brought during a specific month (0-25 FTDs/month: 25% Revenue Share; 26-60 FTDs: 30% Revenue Share; Above 60 FTDs: 35% Revenue Share; 40% Revenue Share: (upon approval).
|Active Affiliate Account||Bingo Revenue Share offer|
|Approved 0-25 FTDs||
|Approved 26-60 FTDs||
|Approved 61 FTDs and more||
ii. For the casino brands Moon Games,Wicked Jackpots, Vegas spins, Royal House Casino, Sin Spins- affiliates will receive up to 40% Revenue Share according to the number of FTDs sent during the specific month (0 FTD/month: 20% Revenue Share; 1-6 FTDs: 25% Revenue Share; 7-20 FTDs: 30% Revenue Share; 21-50 FTDs: 35% Revenue Share; Above 50 FTDs: 40% Revenue Share).
|# of FTDs||Casino Brands Monthly Commission Plan|
20% Revenue Share
|1 - 6 FTDs||
25% Revenue Share
|7 - 20 FTDs||
30% Revenue Share
|21 - 50 FTDs||
35% Revenue Share
|51 + FTDs||
40% Revenue Share
All other Affiliates:
i. The Affiliates promoting the bingo brands will be paid 25% Revenue Share of the profits from players on the Brands sites that were referred to the Brands through the Affiliate's account in United Bingo Affiliates, the Affiliate Program.
ii. The Affiliates promoting the brands Moon Games and Wicked Jackpots will be paid 20% to 40% Revenue Share of the profits from players on the Brands sites that were referred to the Brand through the Affiliate's account in Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs
United Commissions Affiliates - Default Revenue Share Commission Plan:
Active Affiliate Account Revenue Share offer:
Approved 0-25 FTDs would receive 25% Revenue Share.
Approved 26-60 FTDs would receive 30% Revenue Share.
Approved 61 FTDs and More would receive 35% Revenue Share.
The Affiliate is welcome to contact the Affiliate Programs team to negotiate a custom deal other than the default plan..
Payment Structure - Exceptions
Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs is allowed to reduce and or change, and or reset and or stop the Affiliate's payment and or commissions in the events shown below.
Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs Affiliates may reduce the Affiliate Revenue Share offer with or without prior notice, if the Affiliate's traffic changed drastically:
|Active Affiliate Account||Revenue Share offer|
|Approved 0-25 FTDs||
|Approved 26-60 FTDs||
|Approved 61 FTDs and more||
Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs will automatically reduce and or reset the Affiliate Revenue Share offer, with or without prior notice, if the Affiliate's traffic has stopped as shown below:
Affiliate Account reverting to inactive Revenue Share offer: The Affiliate account has been approved of a total of 10 FTDs during 3 (three) consecutive months, the Affiliate account will be remunerated as per the default Revenue Share commission plan between 25%-35%. In the event of not yielding new FTDs and/or new traffic during 3 (three) consecutive months the Affiliate account will be adjusted to 12.5% Revenue Share, Not yielding new FTDs and/or new traffic during 6 (six) consecutive months the Affiliate account will be adjusted to 5% Revenue Share.
CPA payments and or hybrid containing CPA figure
CPA commission: A "Lead" shall mean an Internet user, who accesses one of the Sites\brands associated with Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs directly through a Link, opens a new user account and deposits the required minimum deposit, in accordance with all Terms and Conditions found in those sites/brands.
In case of UK players a user must be verified in order to be subject to a cpa payments.
In case of players arrived in the end of the month and not yet verified commission will be added to the account once the player had been approved.
A "Money Player" will be considered a lead who has achieved the following criteria, for CPA, by the tracking "trackers" and/or CPA component in hybrid "trackers". Said player makes a minimum deposit and wagers according to the minimum required on the affiliate's commission plan (based on the relevant Branded site). Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs reserve the right to change the required amount of minimum deposits and wager amount at Daub Alderney Limited and group and The Affiliate Programs sole discretion.
Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs offer a different CPA commission based upon a different minimum deposit amount and a different wagering amount from one CPA commission structure to another. In order for an affiliate to trigger a CPA amount, The Affiliate Programs may Require from the referred player to meet the Affiliate Programs requirements, meaning a minimum deposit amount and a minimum wagering amount of at least £10. As no limited time frame is set, the player can meet the time requirement at any given time frame in the future.
After a CPA commission plan agreement has ended, based on the agreement between the affiliate and The Affiliate Programs, the affiliate will continue to receive its reward (CPA) for late conversions. In other words all the registered players who have met the requirements of the agreed upon deal between the parties, for up to 6 (six) month's maximum from the day the deal has ended, will be entitled for the agreed upon compensation.
Neither the affiliate nor their relatives are eligible to become Leads or Money Players and should you (the affiliate) or your relatives do so, you (the affiliate) will not be eligible to receive the agreed commission. For this purpose, the term "relative" shall mean any of the following: spouse, partner, parent, child or sibling. The number of Leads per individual household computer is strictly limited to one.
Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs measurements and calculations in relation to the number of Money Players and the relevant Gross Revenue figures shall be the sole and authoritative tool and shall not be open to review or appeal.
To permit accurate tracking, reporting, and commission accrual, you must ensure that the Links between your Affiliate Sites and the Sites are properly formatted according to the terms of this Agreement.
Affiliate payment can be delayed or held, subject to suspicious fraud pattern at the Operator's sole discretion.
Payment and Commission to the Affiliate
Affiliates are responsible to make sure that their bank info. is updated in the account in order to get the payment and contact their affiliate manager to let him know of any change of the details.
Affiliate's bank account registered in the UK:
Payments due to the Affiliate in the sum of less than £150 for all the Brands participating in Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs will be withheld until such time as the amount due to the Affiliate at the end of any given month is £150 or more.
Affiliate's bank account registered outside the UK:
Payments due to the Affiliate in the sum of less than £300 for all the Brands participating in Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs will be withheld until such time as the amount due to the Affiliate at the end of any given month is £300 or more.
Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs shall have the right to withhold permanently and/or recover any commission payments or referral fees due or paid to the Affiliate as a result of traffic not generated using accepted Internet marketing practices or as a result of fraudulent activity by the Affiliate or the Linked Player, regardless of whether harm is caused to the Brands sites. Decision in this regard will be final.
The Affiliate shall be responsible for payment of all taxes due under any applicable law on commission payments and referral fees made to it by the Affiliate Programs, the Affiliate Program and Daub Alderney Limited and group.
For any query please contact the Affiliate Programs Account Managers Team.
Chargebacks and Credits
"Chargeback" or "Credit" is a credit card transaction which is not collectable by a credit card company as a result of Players non-payment or fraudulent credit card use, or other Player payment transaction which is revoked and for which a credit is given.
One hundred percent of all Chargeback and Credit amounts shall be deducted from the Affiliates payment or the reserved funds. Chargeback and Credit fees will be paid to the credit card companies or other payment service providers, as applicable, and will be administered by the Operator. If a Chargeback or Credit occurs during the fee payment-processing period (usually 12 business days), the Operator reserves the right to deduct such amounts and the associated fees from the amounts due to the Affiliate under the Revenue Share plan.
Disclaimer, Limitation of Liability and Indemnity.
Neither party warrants that the operation of their respective websites or other media will be error-free or uninterrupted and neither party will be liable to the other party for the consequences of any such errors or interruption. In addition, neither party is responsible to the other, for any warranties of any kind, express or implied, including warranties of merchantability and fitness for purpose.
We shall not be liable to you for incidental, indirect, consequential, special, punitive or exemplary damages of any kind (including loss of revenue, profits or data) arising in connection with this Agreement, regardless of whether you have been advised of the possibility of such damages. Furthermore, our aggregate liability arising in connection with this Agreement and the Bingo or Casino Affiliate Programs (the Affiliate Programs) shall be limited to direct damages, which shall not exceed the total commissions, and referral fees paid or payable to you under this Agreement. Nothing in this Agreement shall be construed to provide any rights or remedies to any person or entity not a party to this Agreement.
The affiliate agrees to indemnify and hold Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs harmless from and against all claims, causes of action, losses, liabilities, damages, judgments, costs and expenses resulting from any breach of your warranty contained in this Agreement or any breach of any other provision of this Agreement.
The terms of this Agreement will commence when you create a unique link to our Brand’s website and/or promote the Brands site via other agreed media means. This agreement will continue in force until either party notifies the other party in writing that it wishes to terminate the Agreement, in which case this Agreement will be terminated immediately. TERMINATION IS AT WILL, FOR ANY REASON, BY EITHER PARTY. For purposes of notification of termination, delivery via e-mail is considered a written and immediate form of notification.
Upon termination, the following provisions shall apply:
If we continue to permit play from customers after termination, this will not constitute a continuation or renewal of this Agreement or a waiver of termination.
On any termination of agreement the affiliate will continue to receive revenues from his players for a period of 3 months after termination.
Without detracting from the clause above, the Affiliate Programs may terminate this Agreement upon its sole discretion if Daub Alderney Limited and the affiliated programs determine that your website(s) or your other media means are unsuitable. Unsuitable sites and other media means include those that are aimed at children, display child pornography or other illegal sexual acts, promote violence, promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability; sexual orientation or age, promote illegal activities or violate intellectual property rights.
Our failure at any time to require strict performance by you of any provision of this Agreement shall not affect in any way our right to require such performance at any time thereafter, nor shall our waiver of a breach of any provision of this Agreement be taken or held to be a waiver of any subsequent breach of the same provision or any other provision.
Both parties understand and acknowledge that either party may enter into agreements of this type with third parties.