Refer and Earn Program - Terms and Conditions

Following are the terms and conditions of the refer and earn program.

Last updated: June 29, 2017

Important: Amazon has discontinued the Amazon Refer and Earn Program in accordance with the terms below. The program was discontinued on June 29th, 2017. As of that date, new referrals will no longer be tracked and bonus accrual payments will be stopped. You will be issued the standard bonus for any successful referrals made prior to June 29th, 2017. All links you have shared will redirect to an Amazon new customer login page. However, referrals will not be tracked or accumulate toward this bonus program.

These Refer and Earn Program Terms and Conditions are in addition to the Conditions of Use to which you also agree by using the website and the Terms and Conditions for the Amazon Gift Cards (" Gift Card Terms ") issued by Qwikcilver Solutions Private Limited ("Qwikcilver"). To the extent the Amazon Conditions of Use are inconsistent with these terms, these terms will control with respect to the Refer and Earn Program only. To the extent the Gift Card Terms are inconsistent with these terms, these terms will control with respect to the Refer and Earn Program only.

For you to receive a referral bonus for inviting a new member,

  1. You must have a valid customer account on website
  2. The customer you refer must click on your link and successfully complete the signup process on the same calendar day
  3. The referred customer who registered the new account must be new (and not a returning or existing) customer. We will determine in our sole discretion whether the customer is new to
  4. The referred customer must place an order worth Rs. 300 (excluding shipping, handling and gift-wrapping fees) or more on the website. Purchases of Kindle ebooks and Amazon Gift Cards are not eligible; and
  5. The referred customer must not cancel the order prior to shipment and the order must not be returned or refunded.
You will receive your referral credit as an Amazon Gift Cards issued by Qwikcilver ("Gift Card") via email within 30 days after the new customer's order has shipped.

Notwithstanding anything contained in these terms, these terms shall be in addition to and not in derogation to any other terms as stipulated by Qwikcilver for pre-paid cards from time to time. The Gift Card will be valid for one year from the date it is sent to your email address (which is registered at i.e. the date of issuance of such Gift Card. Your Amazon Pay balance. will be automatically applied to your purchases on at checkout in the order in which they expire (i.e., first to expire will be applied first). See the Gift Card Terms for additional details.

You cannot use Gift Cards to buy additional gift cards or to pay shipping, handling, taxes, or any other applicable transaction costs. We may also specify certain products that are ineligible for payment using Gift cards earned under these terms from time to time.

Gift Cards are issued to a single Amazon account at our sole discretion and cannot be reloaded, resold, transferred for value, or redeemed for cash, except to the extent required by law.

Participation in the Refer and Earn Program may require you to submit personal information about you and the customers you refer, such as name and email address. You agree to receive communications from us with regard to your participation in the Refer and Earn Program, and to allow us to communicate with your friends about your participation (for example, by disclosing to your friends that an invitation was sent by you). Any information collected from you or your referred customers as part of the Refer and Earn Program will be subject to Amazon's Privacy's Notice .

If you participate in an Amazon affiliate marketing program, such as Associates, you will not receive Gift cards for any transaction for which you receive affiliate advertising fees.

We may terminate your eligibility to earn Gift Cards or terminate your account, or the accounts of members you refer, if you or they take any of the following actions:

  1. Open multiple accounts, including with different e-mail addresses, for the same person in order to generate additional referral credits;
  2. Refer customers using spam, display advertising, sponsored links, unsolicited e-mails, or links on message boards or forums.
  3. Distribute your personal invite link via IM clients, text messages or in any other offline method (e.g in any printed material, mail or other document, or any oral solicitation);
  4. Use false names, impersonate other people, or otherwise provide false or misleading information to us;
  5. Offer incentives to others who register new accounts;
  6. Violate these terms or any other terms and conditions on, including but not limited to the Gift Card Terms in any way; or
  7. Participate in the Refer and Earn Program where doing so would be prohibited by any applicable law or regulations.

We reserve the right in our sole discretion at any time and without prior notice to you to add to, remove or otherwise change these terms, including without limitation: changing the amount of the referral bonus, modifying how you may earn and spend referral credits, modifying the duration and expiration of Gift Cards, requiring minimum purchase amounts for use of Gift Cards, instituting maximum amount of referral credits that you may earn, and discontinuing the Refer and Earn Program entirely. We will post an updated version of these terms on the website, and you will be deemed to have accepted such changes by continuing to use the website or the Refer and Earn Program after the date such changes are posted.

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