New Beginnings Nutritionals (NBN) Affiliate Program
New Beginnings Nutritionals (NBN) Affiliate Program
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Affiliate Program Overview
What is the NBN Affiliate Program?
The NBN Affiliate Program is a rewards program in which we will pay you every time you refer a person from your site to www.NBNUS.com and who subsequently makes 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 or newsletter to www.NBNUS.com.
Joining the NBN Affiliate Program is a great way to refer your clients to quality nutritional supplements you can trust, which adds value to your site as well as earns you commissions for your profit or non-profit organization.
The NBN Affiliate Program is NOT designed for people to receive commissions off of their 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 the Operating Agreement, fill out the Affiliate Application, and when NBN accepts your application, you will be notified via email about how to link to us and start earning commissions.
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.
Does it cost anything to become a NBN affiliate?
No. The NBN Affiliate Program is free.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.
Does my Web site qualify for the NBN Affiliate Program?
Anyone can apply for the program. However, NBN reserves the right to refuse any site 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, web sites 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 Web site yet. Can I still apply to be an affiliate with NBN?
If you are a health care practitioner, then Yes! After you sign up, we will send you all of the details.
Commission Fees and Payment Information
How does NBN track people coming from my Web site?
NBN uses state-of-the-art affiliate 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 NBN account to access online reports, where you can track not only your click-throughs and commissions but also other activity to help increase sales.
How much will I earn for each sale?
For each sale (excluding BrainChild Nutritional Products, VSL#3, Culturelle and Food and Personal 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 quarterly by check when your NBN account reaches a minimum of $25. If your earnings are less than $25, the amount will be carried over to the next quarter. All payments are sent within 14 days of the end of each quarter.
Setting Up My Affiliate Link
Where will I find NBN graphics and banners?
Simply visit the following webpage to view the available graphics: http://nbnus.net/aff_banners.html
How do I set up my Affiliate link?
The link that will bring your clients to the nbnus.net website, and tracks all products purchased there is:
XXX is equal to your Affiliate ID number.
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 following: https://nbnus.net/shopaff.asp?XXXX=n&id=###
The XXXX would be your affiliate ID. The ###will be the product number of the product you are wanting to directly link to.
For example, if you are wanting to link to the GABA 500mg and your affiliate ID is 001. The link for this product is: https://www.nbnus.net/shopexd.asp?id=98,so your affiliate link to this product would be https://nbnus.net/shopaff.asp?affid=001&id=98
May I link to NBN from more than one Web site?
Yes. You are welcome to link to NBN from multiple Web sites; 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.
Maintaining My NBN Affiliate Account
How can I promote NBN?
NBN will provide banners, buttons, 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 https://www.nbnus.net/Shopaffadmin.asp and go to the update User Account section.
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.