Frequently Asked Questions

What is "Affiliate Marketing"?
Affiliate marketing (as related to Internet marketing) refers to the sharing of revenue between advertisers and publishers. Compensation is based on performance from sales, clicks, registrations or a combination of such.

What does "CPA" stand for?
"CPA" stands for Cost per Acquisition or Cost per Action and is a leading form of media buying that provides advertisers with the true value of a consumer. As a payment model, CPA means advertisers pay publishers per lead. The lead is a set action by the advertiser which publishers' users must complete. Such actions range from inputting email address or zip codes to purchasing a product. Payouts for set actions vary accordingly.

What Payment Methods do you offer?
The two most common methods of payment used at CPA Prosperity are either check or Wire. If you would like to change your current method of payment you can do so by editing that information in your account.

What is CPA Prosperity Payment Terms?
CPA Prosperity has several payment options. The first, and most common is Net 15. This means payment is issued 15 days after the end of the month for the previous month's earnings. In order to receive payment, you must have your W8/W9 form submitted to CPA Prosperity's accounting department. Once your W8/W9 form has been submitted your account will undergo a thorough compliance review. Your account must also exceed the $100 threshold for the month in order to receive check payment and $250 for Wire payment. CPA Prosperity also offers expedited payment plans (such as twice monthlies) and you should contact your affiliate strategist for more details on qualifying for these terms.

Where to get a W9 and/or W8?
You can get the forms straight from the IRS website. The links are as followed...
W-8BEN http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/fw8ben.pdf
W-9 http://www.irs.gov/pub/irs-pdf/fw9.pdf

How do I submit My W9/W8?
In order to receive payment from CPA Prosperity you must submit a W8 or W9 to our approvals department. For affiliates located in the United States you will need to submit a W9 form. For international affiliates please submit a W8. Once you have located the proper form, print it out and fill in the information. You can submit the completed form in one of two ways. You can scan it and email it to w8w9@cpaprosperity.com or fax it to (404) 891-6102 with your Affiliate ID in the Email Or Fax.

Do you have a CPA Prosperity referral program?
Publishers can use the CPA Prosperity Publisher Referral campaign and receive 2% gross referral credit for life.

What are the allowed traffic sources?
CPA Prosperity allows a variety of traffic sources. The main sources of traffic that we allow are email, search, contextual and on site traffic. Email marketing includes newsletters, email lists and list management. Search traffic includes all paid traffic sources including search engines, content network and media buys. Contextual traffic involves Pay Per View traffic which involves promoting via pop ups or pop unders. On site placement is when affiliates own their own websites and drive traffic to them organically.

Are international publishers welcome?
Sure! CPA Prosperity has no problem with international affiliates as long as we can work out a time to get in touch with you for approval.

How long does it take to get approved?
CPA Prosperity tries to reach affiliates for approval within 72 hours although weekends or large backlogs can extend that a day or 2.

Can payouts on offers be negotiated?
Yes, of course. If you are sending us quality traffic and the margins are their, we have no problem helping you increase your earning with a pay bump.

What is Third Party Pixel tracking?
CPA Prosperity allows third party pixel tracking on over 90% of our campaigns. The ability to place pixels will depend on the Advertiser's technical system. To see if advertiser allows third party pixels please check the offer descriptions. There it will say if they allow or not.

Is tracking real time?
Yes for most of our offers statistics are updated in real time, however some are on a sync up delay which is usually no longer than 15 minutes.

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