TicoRural Terms of Service for Affiliates


1. Introduction:

Welcome to TicoRural, a dynamic marketplace connecting tourists with tour operators in Costa Rica. The following document outlines the terms and conditions for affiliates participating in our program. By becoming an affiliate, you agree to comply with the terms provided below.

2. Affiliate Responsibilities:

As an affiliate, your primary responsibility is to actively promote TicoRural, driving traffic to our platform through the use of affiliate links and promotional materials. You must ensure that your promotional activities adhere to all applicable laws and regulations.

3. Affiliate Commissions:

TicoRural will pay affiliates a commission of 10%, calculated on the total tour price, for each completed sale made through their unique affiliate links. TicoRural reserves the right to apply its cancellation and refund policy to this commission.

4. Payments:

– Commissions will be paid weekly through PayPal if the earnings exceed $50. If the threshold is not met, earnings will carry over to the next week.

– Alternatively, affiliates may opt for weekly bank transfers, also subject to a $50 minimum threshold.

5. Promotion and Marketing:

Affiliates are expected to promote TicoRural responsibly and ethically. Any form of spam, unauthorized advertising, or misleading promotions is strictly prohibited. TicoRural reserves the right to terminate the affiliate agreement if promotional activities are deemed inappropriate.

6. Intellectual Property:

Affiliates are granted a non-exclusive, revocable license to use provided promotional materials and affiliate links solely for the purpose of promoting TicoRural. Unauthorized use of TicoRural’s intellectual property may result in termination of the affiliate agreement.

7. Relationship with TicoRural:

There is no employment or contractual relationship between the affiliate and TicoRural. Affiliates are independent contractors responsible for their own expenses, taxes, and legal compliance.

8. Confidentiality:

All information provided to affiliates, including back-end access and performance data, is confidential and should not be disclosed to third parties.

9. Termination:

Either party may terminate this agreement at any time, with or without cause, by providing written notice to the other party. Upon termination, any unpaid commissions will be paid according to the regular payment schedule.

10. Governing Law:

This Affiliate Agreement is governed by the laws of Costa Rica. Any disputes arising out of or related to this agreement shall be resolved in accordance with Costa Rican law.

By becoming a TicoRural affiliate, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agreed to these terms. If you do not agree with these terms, please refrain from participating in our affiliate program.