Referral Program Terms
Last Updated: Feb 21, 2022
These terms (the “Refer-A-Friend Program Terms”) apply to the Piggy.Cards Refer-A-Friend Program described on the Referral Site (“Refer-A-Friend Program”). Piggy Shopping Inc. (“Company” or “We” or “Us” or “Our”) offers the Refer-A-Friend Program to Our members who are interested in qualifying for bonuses by referring friends and/or family to sign up and shop through Piggy.Cards. These Refer-A-Friend Program Terms govern the participation by members who refer (“Referrers”) and the Referees (as defined by the applicable bonus terms). Any capitalized term not defined herein shall have the meaning ascribed to it by the applicable incorporated terms.
2. Qualified Referrals
A “Qualified Referral” is a Referee who must:
Be a natural person (i.e., no businesses, legal entities or pets except with the prior written consents of Company) residing in and located in the United States and Canada;
Be a new member to Piggy.Cards;
Sign up to become a member using a Referrer’s custom referral link or other method supplied that allow for proper tracking of referrals;
Make purchase(s) that earn Cash Back through Piggy.Cards (each a “Qualifying Purchase”) after sign-up according to the applicable bonus terms made available to you on Piggy.Cards or otherwise;
Be the individual who pays for the Qualifying Purchase.
3. Refer-A-Friend Program Bonuses
3.1. Referral Bonus. Referrers may qualify for Referral Bonus(es) calculated and paid according to the Referral Bonus Terms available on the Referral Site. The Referral Bonus Terms, which may change from time to time, are incorporated herein by reference.
4.1. Qualification. If you, as a Referrer, obtain at least ten (10) Qualified Referrals in a single calendar quarter, you will be designated as an “Influencer” eligible for certain benefits described in Section 4.2.
4.2. Benefits. From time to time, We may give Influencers newsletters about Our upcoming promotions to help Influencers promote the Refer-A-Friend Program, or special offers to earn additional bonuses exclusive to Influencers (collectively, “Benefits”). These Benefits are non-transferrable and do not create any right or privilege that may be enforced against Us at any time.
5. Sponsored Influencers
“Sponsored Influencers” promote Our promotions and the Refer-A-Friend Program on their social platforms for cash or other rewards. If you are interested in becoming a Sponsored Influencer, you are invited to apply firstname.lastname@example.org. Whether you become a Sponsored Influencer is at Our sole discretion.
By participating in the Refer-A-Friend Program, (i) as a Referrer, you represent and warrant that you have a personal relationship with your Referee(s) or otherwise have the necessary consents to submit their information to the Refer-A-Friend Program; and (ii) as a Referrer or Referee, you will comply with all applicable Company policies and terms, and any and all applicable laws, rules and regulations (federal, state or otherwise) in your participation in the Refer-A-Friend Program, including without limitation, the CAN-SPAM Act of 2003 and all other anti-spam laws.
The following is a non-exhaustive list of activities that are not permitted and that will disqualify Referrers and Referees from earning Refer-A-Friend Program Bonuses through the Refer-a- Friend Program: (i) self-referral; (ii) making purchases on behalf of another or under a Piggy.Cards account that is not yours; (iii) creating fake accounts, blogs, web pages, profiles, websites, links or messages; (iv) any other promotion that would constitute or appear to constitute unsolicited commercial email or "spam"; (v) posting your referral link on any page that is not owned and controlled by you, including, but not limited to, any merchant, Facebook, or forum page; (vi) bidding on any keywords containing “Piggy.Cards” or common misspellings thereof, including, but not limited to, Piggy.Cards.com; (vii) placement of Our logos or mention of Our trademarks or tradenames in any ad text, extensions or banner ads; (viii) paid advertising for the purpose of generating traffic directly to your referral link; (ix) misleading or attempting to mislead anyone in connection with the Refer-A-Friend Program, including, but not limited to, misrepresenting your relationship with us or posing as Our representative in an official capacity; (x) accessing the Refer-A-Friend Program other than with a commercial browser (such as Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox or Google Chrome) or mobile applications developed and operated by us; and (xi) taking any action or making any content that is disparaging or defamatory to us. Multiple accounts created with the same name, address, email address or other identifying feature may be flagged as fraudulent referrals. Company reserves the right to research and investigate participants and their activities and, at Company’s own discretion, determine whether or not any of these practices are being employed.
8. Reservation of Rights
9. Termination and Interpretation
We reserve the right to suspend, cancel, modify or terminate the Refer-A-Friend Program or to change these Refer-A-Friend Program Terms at any time and for any reason in Our sole discretion, with or without notice to you. You are deemed to be aware of and bound by such changes by your continued access to or participation in the Refer-A-Friend Program. We will indicate that changes have been made by updating the “Last Updated” date located at the beginning of the Refer-A-Friend Program Terms. If you do not accept such changes, your sole and exclusive remedy is to cease participation in the Refer-A-Friend Program. All interpretations of these Refer-A-Friend Program Terms will be at Our sole discretion and Our decisions will be final.
10. Responsibility for Taxes.
Participants are responsible for all tax payment and reporting obligations that arise as a result of participating in the Refer-A-Friend Program, including without limitation any Referral Bonuses or Benefits received (“Tax-Related Items”). Company is not liable or responsible for any taxes with regard to the Tax-Related Items. However, Company reserves the right to withhold or report on any Tax-Related Items to the extent required by law. In this regard, Referrers authorize Company, in its sole discretion, to satisfy any withholding obligations in connection with any Tax-Related Items. Please consult your tax advisor if you have questions about the tax treatment of the Tax-Related Items.
11. Electronic Delivery and Acceptance.
Participants consent to receive all records and documentation related to the Refer-A-Friend Program by electronic means.
13. Entire Agreement
Your rights hereunder are subject to the terms of this Refer-A-Friend Program Term. You agree to be bound by the terms of this Refer-A-Friend Program Term, and acknowledge having read and understood this Refer-A-Friend Program Term. This Refer-A-Friend Program Term constitutes the entire agreement and supersedes all prior understandings and agreements, written or oral, of the parties hereto with respect to the subject matter hereof. No waiver shall operate as or be construed to be a subsequent waiver of the same provision or a waiver of any other provision hereof.
14. Section Headings
The section headings of this Refer-A-Friend Program Term are for convenience of reference only and shall not be deemed to alter or affect any provision hereof.
The provisions of this Refer-A-Friend Program Term are severable and if any one or more provisions are determined to be illegal or otherwise unenforceable, in whole or in part, the remaining provisions shall nevertheless be binding and enforceable.
16. Imposition of Other Requirements; Regulatory Requirements
We may require you to provide such other assurances and representations to us as we may deem necessary or desirable to assure compliance with all applicable legal and accounting requirements. We may take such additional actions as are necessary to comply with any legal requirement and you agree to cooperate with the same.