New Beginnings Nutritionals (NBN) Affiliate Program
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
What is the NBN Affiliate Program?
The NBN Affiliate Program is a rewards program where you will earn money every time you refer a person from your site to www.nbnus.com and they subsequently make a purchase. You will receive a percentage of any sales that are made for qualifying products as a result of that click-through from your site, newsletter, blog, or social media platform to www.nbnus.com.
Joining the NBN Affiliate Program is a great way to recommend quality nutritional supplements you can trust to your customers, which will add value to your site as well as earn you commissions for your profit or non-profit organization.
The NBN Affiliate Program is NOT designed for people to receive commissions off of their own personal orders. Please read the Affiliate Agreement for more information regarding this stipulation.
How do I get started with the affiliate program?
It's a simple three-step process: Read and sign the Affiliate Operating Agreement, fill out the Affiliate Registration, and start setting up your links to earn commissions! If you need any assistance setting up your links, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Can I participate if I live outside the U.S.?
Yes, but please note that commission payments will be made in U.S. dollars only. All International Affiliates will either be paid via PayPal or commissions will be added "on account" to use for your personal orders.
Does it cost anything to become a NBN affiliate?
No. The NBN Affiliate Program is free to join.Do you notify the IRS of the referral fees I earn?
If you earn more than $600.00 in a calendar year, we are legally required to file a 1099 form with the IRS, naming the payee as a contractor who has received a taxable amount of income from us. This is why we require either a Tax ID or SSN when registering for an Affiliate Account. Please be aware that if we do not have this information, we may be unable to process your complete commissions.
Do I qualify for the NBN Affiliate Program?
Anyone can apply for the program. However, NBN reserves the right to refuse any site/account/newsletter that does not correspond to the purpose of health and wellness and/or is not, in our judgment, compatible with our purpose and mission. In addition, websites and social media that contain unsuitable materials, violate any applicable law, regulation, or third-party right; encourage illegal activity or racism; or feature hard liquor, tobacco products, gambling, or materials, products, or services related to pornography will be deemed unacceptable for the NBN Affiliate Program.
I don't have a Website. Can I still apply to be an affiliate with NBN?
Yes! Don't forget, you can always promote on social media or via email.
If you are a healthcare professional, you may be eligible for our referral program set up to help you refer your patients. Please contact email@example.com for more information if you are interested.
Commission Fees and Payment Information
How does NBN track people coming from my Web site?
NBN uses our affiliate tracking technology that will track all clicks to our site as well as all sales that are a result of that click-through.
How can I keep track of how many people visit and register with NBN?
Simply log in to your Affiliate Account to access online reports, where you can track your referred orders and click-through activity. Commission Reports are an estimate. True commissions can very due to orders of sale items, coupons used, and non-commissionable products purchased.
How much will I earn for each sale?
For each sale (excluding Sale items, BrainChild Nutritional Products, Visbiome, Culturelle and Food Items) that is a result of a click-through from your site, NBN will pay you twenty percent (20%) of the Qualifying Revenue for that sale.
When and how do I get paid?
You will be paid monthly by check when your NBN account reaches a minimum of $20. If your earnings are less than $20, the amount will be carried over to the next month. All payments are sent within 20 days of the end of each month.
If you are outside of the U.S., commissions will either be paid via PayPal or will be added "on account" for you to use for any personal orders.
Setting Up My Affiliate Link
Where will I find NBN graphics and banners?
You can view our available graphics here.
How do I set up my Affiliate link?
The link that will bring your clients to the www.nbnus.com website, and tracks all products purchased there is:
XXXX is equal to your Affiliate ID number.
Can I set up links for different products?
If you wish to bring your clients to a specific
product only, you will need to find the product number by going to the detailed
product page on the www.nbnus.com website.
There will be a number embedded near the end of the URL, which will be the PRODUCT NUMBER.
The product specific Affiliate link will appear as the
"XXXX" will be your affiliate ID and "###" will be the product number.
For example, if you are wanting to link to the GABA 420mg
and your affiliate ID is 0001:
The link for this product is: https://www.nbnus.net/products/98-gaba-420-mg-60-caps/
So your affiliate link to this product would be https://nbnus.net/shopaff.asp?affid=0001&id=98
May I link to NBN from more than one Website or Social Media?
Yes. You are welcome to link to NBN from multiple websites, social media platforms, or newsletters; as long as all of the sites correspond to the purpose of health and wellness and do not contain unsuitable materials, violates any applicable law, regulation, or third-party right; encourages illegal activity or racism; or features hard liquor, tobacco products, gambling, or materials, products, or services related to pornography.
The use of the same affiliate number and links on all media sites is required.
Maintaining My NBN Affiliate Account
How can I promote NBN?
NBN will provide banners and text links that you can use on your site. We have found that the text links are the most effective marketing tool for generating NBN click-throughs and sales.
How can I change my affiliate account information?
Simply log in to your Affiliate Account and click on "Affiliate Registration" to update your account information.
Can I change or personalize the images provided by NBN?
No. It is not permissible to change or personalize any NBN images.
What kind of advertising can I do?
Be creative—write a newsletter for visitors to your site, write a testimonial, write an article. You are free to use any copy from www.nbnus.com as long as all copyright credit is given and it links to www.nbnus.com.
What kind of advertising is prohibited?
You cannot send unsolicited email (aka spam) in any way. There will be no leniency in cases of unsolicited email, and affiliates in violation of this policy will forfeit their commissions and be removed from the program.