Knotty Plans Affiliate Program

Terms and Conditions

To Enroll:  You must complete and submit the Affiliate Application Form as found on our web site at www.knottyplans.com. If you have more than one web site you wish to enroll, you must complete a separate application for each one. You will be automatically enrolled to our affiliate program however we will review your application. We reserve the right to accept or reject any application at our sole discretion for any or no reason. Any affiliate using spamming (junk lists) will not be paid and their affiliate account will be cancelled immediately. We do not accept applications for web sites that we find unlawful, harmful, defamatory, obscene, discriminatory or objectionable.

Application for any program will be considered ACCEPTANCE of all TERMS, CONDITIONS and DISCLAIMERS.

Links: To ensure accurate tracking, all your links to knottyplans.com must contain the appropriate affiliate code. We will provide the instructions for adding this code in links to our web site. If your links do not contain the appropriate code, we will not be able to track your referrals nor will we be obligated to pay you commissions on sales or requests resulting from those links.

As an affiliate, you may have as many links to our web site as you desire. In addition, you may link to any active page on our web site, as long as you follow our instructions to ensure proper linking. Cookies must be enabled on visitor's computers in order to get proper credit. We will monitor your site at any time and from time to time to determine if you are in compliance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement.  We reserve the right to terminate an affiliate partner if deemed so by us.

We will pay you a commission of twenty percent (10%) on net plan sales generated by customers referred by your web site. For visitors that do not purchase immediately, we will give you the credit up to 90 days.  For example, if a visitor returns to our site up to 90 days later, you will still get credit for that sale. For a plan sale to be eligible to earn a commission, the customer must have followed an affiliate link to knottyplans.com from yours, purchased the product using our online order system, and paid for the product in full. Any commissions paid to you or credited to your account on sales generated by tour site that result in returns, cancellations, bad debt, or fraud will be deducted from your current affiliate balances. Net plan sales are defined as total merchandise sales less tax, shipping and handling.

At each month's end, we review all affiliate accounts. When the account exceeds $75 US, we will mail a check for the full amount or deposit directly to your Paypal account.  If it doesn't exceed $75 US, the balance is left to grow for another month at which point it's reviewed again.

Reports:  Through the affiliate program, you will have access online to the number of sales and traffic history that your site has produced.  In addition, you will be able to view which of your affiliate links is working the most for you.  You will be able to view your sales online and download them onto a spreadsheet.

All plans offered for sale on the knottyplans.com website is the sole propriety of Knotty Plans and are protected under copyright laws.  We reserve the right to change the prices of any of our products. Therefore, you shall not include price information in your product descriptions unless we have given permission to do so in advance.

Account Innactivity:  A publisher account that does not generate any "commissionable" transactions for a period of six months will be deactivated and a non-refundable $10.00 (US) Dormant Account Fee will be assessed. An additional 10$ Dormant Account Fee will be charged for each additional month of innactivity thereafter until either; a) the account generates a "commissionable" transaction in which case it will be reactivated as long as the balance has not reached zero dollars, or b) the account balance reaches zero, after which the account will be closed.

Disclaimer: Knotty Plans Affiliate Program and HTML code is provided to you "as is" without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.  Knotty Plans will not be held liable for any direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive damages arising out of access to, inaccessibility to, use of, usability or un-usability of the Knotty Plans Affiliate Program without limiting the foregoing.

Knotty Plans assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for any damage or inaccessibility to your affiliate plan by a third party.  Knotty Plans also assumes no responsibility, and shall not be liable for any damages caused to a third party's computer equipment or any other property as a result of access to, use of, or the downloading of any HTML code related to Knotty Plans  Affiliate Program or related web sites.

Knotty Plans reserves the right to change this agreement, in part or in whole, at any time it deems necessary. It is your responsibility to review the terms and conditions periodically for any changes that may have occurred.