- Affiliates may NEVER use language such as “official” or any ad copy that may appear that they represent AKRacing.
- Affiliates may NOT register or use any domain name URL which includes the word “AKRacing” in any way.
- Affiliates are NOT permitted to use any form of technology, programming or scripting to display the contents of AKRacing in another website location including, but not limited to, the use of iframes.
- Affiliates must be eighteen (18) years of age or older.
- AKRacing reserves the right to change the program policy without notice at anytime.
Display URL Policy
Affiliates may NOT use any variation of the AKRacing trademark or any of these other URLs as their display URLs: www.akracing.com
Paid Search Policy
- Affiliates may NOT bid on the terms, misspellings, or derivations of the following: “AKRacing”, “AK Racing”, “AKRacing chairs”.
- Affiliates may NOT outbid AKRacing for the placement of any keywords with the AKRacing trademark or any combinations/misspellings thereof, including broad matches, e.g. “AKRacing gaming chair”.
- Affiliates may NOT bid on the trademarked word “AKRacing” in any manner, singularly or in any conjunction with, other characters or in combination with other words in the search that may result in a broad match of the word “AKRacing” singularly. The word “AKRacing” is off limits.
- Affiliates may NOT use the trademarked word “AKRacing” in any Titles, or the display URL of any paid ads.
- Affiliates may NOT directly link from search ads. All paid search ads must link to an affiliate’s landing page.
- AKRacing affiliates earn a 5% commission of each sale generated.
- Commissions are paid monthly to a PayPal account the affiliate lists in his affiliate area settings.
- Commissions are paid on monthly net sales (excluding sales tax) and do not include returns.
- Commissions are typically paid in the 1st week of each month with a 1-month lock period. For example, if you generate sales in January, you will be paid in the 1st week of March. The 1-month lock period is in place to ensure there are no returns or fraud from the sales generated.
- If a customer returns a product, requests a refund, cancels an order, or if the payment is reversed due to a chargeback after the 1-month lock period, your account will be debited for any commission earned on that transaction.
- Affiliates can choose to receive payments in the form of store credit and use it towards the purchase of an AKRacing product with an additional one-time 20% discount.
- Eligibility for additional perks and bonuses, including but not limited to free products, merchandise, rewards, and show invitations, will be determined on a case by case basis.
- Affiliates with no referral/sales for six consecutive months will have their account terminated.
- While an attempt to communicate with an affiliate suspected of being in violation will likely be made, AKRacing is under no obligation to inform violators of the above terms and conditions that they are being made inactive from the program.
- Any earnings reported from sales while violating these terms will not be paid.