Affiliate: An Affiliate is a company or person that is related to Butter Angels by being in a subordinate role for marketing and sales purposes. Customers and clients using affiliate links belong to Butter Angels LLC®. Approved Affiliates reside and publish the Affiliate links within the continental United States of American. Butter Angels Affiliate Program is not available for international participation.
One Tier System: Butter Angels Affiliate Program is a 1 tier system. Affiliates may not recruit or inherit subordinate Affiliates or tiers.
Pay-Per-Sale: This is a pay per sale affiliate program. Percentage is calculated after discounts, coupons, shipping, taxes, fees, returns and exchanges are deducted. Eligible purchases are made via the affiliate link only and within the initial cookie length of 365 days. Sales to/from pre-existing customers/clients are not eligible for the affiliate program.
General Retail: 20% Commission
Wholesale and Private Label: 10% Commission, Wholesale and Private Label referrals will not be sent via the referral link. Instead email Butter Angels LLC® at firstname.lastname@example.org with the referred leads point of contact name, business name, and phone number. 5% commission will be paid once the referred clients 50% non-refundable deposit has cleared. The remaining 5% will be paid once the order balance has been paid in full.
Affiliate Payment: Payments are made monthly if your balance meets the minimum threshold of $50. Affiliates are paid via PayPal. Payments are made by the 10th of the following month. Returns and exchanges may be deducted from Affiliate earnings.
Discounts and Coupons: Butter Angels LLC® is the only entity authorized to create discount codes and coupons. Affiliate commission is calculated after discounts, coupons, shipping, taxes, returns, exchanges and other fees have been deducted from the item/order cost. Affiliates are not authorized to promise discounts or coupons. Only one (1) discount and or coupon may be used per order per day. Discounts and coupons may not be used on returned or exchanged products. Review the Butter Angels LLC® Return, Exchange, and Discount Policy.
Active Affiliates are entitled to a 20% discount on all regular priced items. The discount code may not be shared, sold, or lent out to any other customer or client. Your PayPal email address will be used on your customer account and linked to your discount code. Inactive Affiliate discount codes will be deactivated until the Affiliate is restored to an Active status.
Pre-Existing Customers and Clients: Pre-existing customers and clients are those who have one or more name, email, address, or other person information in our database prior to their use of the Affiliate link. This includes persons who have purchased and or received products and items of any kind from Butter Angels LLC® in any way to include in person and internet interaction. Affiliate commission is not earned when the purchase involves a pre-existing customer or client.
Federal Trade Commission (FTC): The FTC mandates that consumers must be clearly notified that the Affiliate is being compensated by Butter Angels LLC® in areas where the brand is displayed. To comply with FTC Affiliate policy the below disclosure must be displayed on every page where the brand is displayed. The color and font and location must be easy to see and conspicuous. The disclosure must not be easily camouflaged or hidden from plain view.
“Disclosure: We receive compensation from the company whose brand, products and affiliate links we display and market. We are a paid Affiliate of Butter Angels LLC® ”
Income Tax: We must have your tax information on file before we can make any payments. Accounts will be activated after a W-9 is completed. Affiliates will receive a 1099-MISC when $600 is earned. Butter Angels LLC® is not responsible for the payment of employment tax, Social Security, FICA and any employee benefits or fees.
Termination: Butter Angels LLC® may terminate the Affiliate from the program for any reason. The Affiliate may terminate from the program for any reason. The terminating party must provide signed written notice. Written notices may be mailed to Butter Angels LLC®, 111 Mill Pond Rd, Powdersville, SC 29642 or emailed in PDF form to email@example.com. All remaining Affiliate balances will be paid the following month by the 10th.