Terms and Conditions

Enrollment in HopTheShops.com shall allow each Member to receive cash rebates on merchandise and/or services, and further that any such offers are extended at the sole discretion of the participating store, company, corporation and/or entity (hereinafter referred to as "Affiliate") and are not the responsibility of HopTheShops.com.

It is further understood that:
(1) each Affiliate's offer is independent of the offers made by other Affiliates, and therefore rebates shall vary from Affiliate to Affiliate,
(2) each Affiliate determines the parameters of their offer,
(3) each Affiliate is responsible for honoring their offer,
(4) HopTheShops.com is not involved in or otherwise a party to any transaction between Members and Affiliates, and therefore has no control over the truth, accuracy or validity of any offer, and/or the quality, safety or legality of the products and/or services associated with an offer, and
(5) references within the HopTheShops.com website regarding the rebate percentage for any particular affiliate refer to the maximum rebate possible at any given point in time. Member rebates are calculated using the following formula: Percentage of current Affiliate rebate less one point administrative fee, i.e. if the current Affiliate rebate is five percent (5%) of the item purchase price the member will receive a four percent (4%) rebate.

Member understands and agrees that rebates can only be earned when:
(1) Member has logged in at HopTheShops.com,
(2) has clicked through to an Affiliate using a link located in the HopTheShops.com Shopping Area, and
(3) makes a purchase from the Affiliate during that session.

Following the above steps is required to ensure proper tracking of Member data and purchase details so rebate(s) can be credited correctly to the Member's account. Member also understands that each Affiliate is responsible for remitting earned rebate(s) to HopTheShops.com, and such rebate(s) shall only be paid after monies have been received by HopTheShops.com from the Affiliate. Should credit not be received for a purchase that Member feels was made using the procedure documented above, Member must provide HopTheShops.com with documented proof of the purchase so that HopTheShops.com may investigate. Should it be found that the Member followed correct procedure in making their purchase HopTheShops.com will credit the rebate to the Member's account. In addition, Member will not receive rebate(s) on any product and/or service that is returned to the Affiliate, when said return results in the refund of the purchase price by the Affiliate to the Member.

Each Affiliate has agreed to honor purchases by HopTheShops.com Members, and to pay earned rebates in a timely manner as agreed to in their Affiliate Agreement. HopTheShops.com shall keep track of rebates earned by each Member, and shall record earned rebates in each Member's account, as they are reported to HopTheShops.com by Affiliate, once a month. At such time as a Member has earned rebates of at least Twenty-five Dollars ($25.00) in his/her account at the end of a given calendar year, and providing that such monies having been received by HopTheShops.com from Affiliate(s), HopTheShops.com shall remit the appropriate rebate(s) to such Member after the close of said calendar year. Should there be less than Twenty-five Dollars ($25.00) in the Member's account HopTheShops.com shall withhold such payment and add such rebates to the next calendar year for which Member is entitled to receive a rebate check. In cases where an Affiliate fails to honor the Affiliate Agreement and payment of rebate(s) by Affiliate are not made, Member understands and agrees that HopTheShops.com is not, and shall not be held responsible. If any Affiliate fails to honor an offer for any reason, it shall be the sole responsibility of the Member to notify HopTheShops.com of any such occurrence.

Member understands that while HopTheShops.com makes every effort to protect the privacy (see Privacy Policy) of every Member's data, certain legal situations may arise which could compel disclosure of information to help resolve issues of legality and/or law enforcement. Use of HopTheShops.com conveys permission to HopTheShops.com and its parent company, Universal Benefit Resources, LLC, from Member to disclose to law enforcement or other government officials, any Member information as DC, in its sole discretion, deems necessary or appropriate to address or resolve such inquiries or problems.

Member understands and agrees that submitting his/her email address and password to HopTheShops.com, as required to become a Member, constitutes acceptance of the Terms and Conditions, and further, that Member agrees to abide by the Terms and Conditions as stated herein. Member also understands and agrees that by accepting the Terms and Conditions he/she is aware that purchases made through HopTheShop.com will be tracked for the purpose of providing rebates. Additionally, Member understands and agrees that HopTheShops.com shall not be held responsible for the failure of any participating Affiliate to honor any offer made by Affiliate, including, but not limited to rebates, either at the time of purchase or in the future.

HopTheShops.com does not endorse or guarantee any product(s) and/or service(s) offered by any Affiliate and disclaims any and all responsibility for such product(s) and/or service(s). Further HopTheShops.com reserves the right to modify and/or withdraw any offer at any time without prior notice. Additionally, certain restrictions may apply. Offer not valid in states where prohibited.