3.1. If you qualify and agree to participate as an Affiliate, you
shall display and maintain unique links from your Site to Betcris.com. You may link
to us with any of our banners, text links or with a bonus code.
It is sole responsibility of the Affiliate to ensure that the correct tracking is
used on their Site. Betcris.com will not change the Affiliate tracking ID for
referrals resulting from incorrect or incomplete tracking.
Betcris.com is not responsible for commission fees generated from referrals with
incorrect or incomplete referral information.
3.2. Affiliate is required to refer a minimum of 10 active customers
during the previous week to withdraw/transfer their earnings. If the affiliate
chooses to close the affiliate account before reaching the required 10 active
players, any and all commissions shall be forfeited.
3.3. You will not knowingly benefit from known or suspected traffic
not generated in good faith, whether or not it actually causes us damage. We reserve
the right to retain all amounts otherwise due to you under this Agreement, if we
have reasonable cause to believe that such traffic has been caused with your
knowledge and consent. Even if you have not knowingly generated such traffic. We
reserve the right to withhold Referral Commission with respect to such traffic.
3.4. We reserve the right to withhold affiliate payments and/or
suspend or close accounts where affiliated customers are found to be tampering with
or abusing any Betcris.com offers or promotions whether with or without your
knowledge. Such situations include but are not limited to different customers
betting both sides of an event or market so as to limit risk and claim bonuses.
3.5. Affiliate will be solely responsible for the development,
operation, and maintenance of your site and for all materials that appear on your
site. For example, you will be solely responsible for ensuring that materials posted
on your site are not libelous or otherwise illegal. We disclaim all liability for
these matters. Further, you will indemnify and hold us harmless from all claims,
damages, and expenses (including, without limitation, legal fees) arising directly
or indirectly out of the development, operation, maintenance, and contents of your
The Program is intended for your direct participation. You shall not open affiliate
accounts on behalf of other participants. Opening an affiliate account for a third
party, brokering an affiliate account or the transfer of an affiliate account is not
accepted. Affiliates wishing to transfer an account to another beneficial account
owner must request permission to do so by contacting us. Approval is solely at our
3.6. Company has the right to terminate the agreement without prior
notice if affiliate breaches any terms or conditions of this agreement.
3.7. Affiliate shall not establish any MySpace or other social
network domains, blog domain, profile name or display name containing "Betcris",
"Betcris Brand" or any variation of Betcris, including, but not limited to:
BetcrisSportsbook, BetcrisCasino, BetcrisRacebook, BetcrisSports,
3.8. Affiliate is restricted from purchasing any domains that
include "Betcris", "Betcris Brand", or bidding on any keywords or keyword phrases
that include, but are not limited to, Betcris, Betcris.com, Betcris Sportsbook,
Betcris Casino, Betcris Racebook or Betcris Brand, in any format in any pay per
click (PPC) search engine. This includes, but is not limited to, the following
search engines: Overture, Google, Kanoodle, FindWhat, ePilot and Ah-ha.
3.9. Affiliate is restricted from utilizing derivatives of "Betcris"
in URLs and directory names for the intention of search engine optimization.
3.10. Affiliate is restricted from setting up any site redirects
from any page on their website or network of websites so that the page goes directly
3.11. Affiliate is restricted from optimizing any page of their
website(s) for keyword or keyword phrases that include, but are not limited to,
Betcris, Betcris.com, Betcris Brand, Betcris Sportsbook, Betcris Casino, Betcris
Racebook or Betcris Sportsbook and Casino in any format. This includes, but is not
limited to, meta tags, headers and body content.
3.12. Affiliate is restricted from purchasing or building off-site
text links with anchor text for Betcris-branded keyword phrases, including, but not
limited to: Betcris, Betcris Brand, Betcris.com, Betcris Sportsbook, Betcris Casino,
Betcris Racebook or Betcris Sportsbook, and Casino in any format.
3.13. Banners and links may not be placed within unsolicited email,
unauthorized newsgroup postings, chat rooms or through the use of "bots". Traffic
generated illegally or in contravention of these terms and conditions will not be
3.14. Affiliate shall bear all costs and expenses incurred in
connection with the advertising, marketing and promotion of "Betcris" to their
3.15. Affiliate shall not create, publish, distribute, or permit any
written material that makes reference to "Betcris" or Company without first
submitting such material to Company and receiving prior written consent, which shall
not be unreasonably withheld.
3.16. Affiliate agrees to cooperate fully with Company in utilizing
and maintaining links and other promotional tools as supplied by Company.
Furthermore, the Affiliate agrees to:
- Utilize the entire code for the banners, links
and other promotional tools (including the tracking codes therein) and shall not
in any way alter or remove any part of the code;
- Display on Affiliate's website(s) only those
graphical or textual images that are provided by Betcris;
- Update such images with new images provided by
Company from time to time throughout the term of this Agreement; and
- Display such graphic and/or textual images
prominently in relevant sections of Affiliate's website(s).
- Company does not endorse promotion gambling
through the US Postal Service.
- Company does not condone or endorse Spam.
3.17 Company employs strict eDM (email direct marketing) guidelines
and policies for affiliates, media and other third parties. The eDM guidelines and
policies serves to protect the "Betcris" family of brands, and email reputation with
customers, Internet Service Providers (Google, AOL, Yahoo, Hotmail, etc.) and spam
services including Spam Cop, Spam Assassin, Goodmail, Bonded Sender and others.
Affiliates that conduct unauthorized eDM communications advertising any of
"Betcris"-related brands is subject to Company placing their Affiliate account under
review and withholding all funds otherwise due pending investigation. Classification
of eDM communications that would be subject to review includes unsolicited email
(spam), spamvertising and spoofing. By registering as an Affiliate, Affiliate agrees
to abide to CAN-SPAM and FCC regulations and employ best practices in all marketing
email communications. Affiliate further acknowledges and agrees that subscribers and
customers may incur expenses in dealing with Spam-generated mail, and that Company
may potentially incur legal expenses and penalties as a result of unauthorized third
party email communications and in such event expenses will be deducted from
Affiliate's account. In such cases, Company shall determine such amounts in good
faith, such determination will be deemed accepted by Affiliate, and such amount will
be collectable by law in accordance with this Agreement. Should these expenses not
be covered by funds in Affiliate's account Company reserves the right to investigate
other alternative means for obtaining payment. For example: should Affiliate's
account have generated purchasing accounts Company will hold payment of commission
for these accounts until such a time as the account for damages has been cleared.
Should Affiliate's account not be active and be generating profit through commission
payments Company reserve the right to demand payment from Affiliate.
3.18. A new affiliate will have a maximum of 90 days to have a
minimum of 5 active players. If by this time, this condition is not met, the
affiliate's account will be disabled and the registered accounts returned to the
house, but will have the option to open a new affiliate account. Any generated
commissions will be forfeited as well.
3.19. An affiliate account goes Dormant when the following
conditions are met An affiliate account goes Dormant when the following conditions
- No activity from the affiliate or his registered
players is detected for a period of continuous ninety (90) days.
- When the account enters dormancy, it will remain under
this condition for thirthy (30) days more if still does not have activity it
will be closed.
- Upon closure an affiliate account will lose all its
registered players and forfeit all its commissions. The player accounts will
return to the house and no more commissions will be generated to the affiliates'
account any more.
- If after this period the registered owner of the
account replies to Betcris Affiliates, the account may be re-enabled. But, the
previously registered accounts and earned commissions will not be returned or