Member Agreement

  1. I understand that as a Chipin’ World, Inc. Independent Member, I have the privilege to shop at Loyalty Merchants within the Chipin’ Program and receive Cash Back on every Purchase.
  2. I understand that my membership is FREE and I will continue to receive Cash Back on every purchase as long as I am in good standing with Chipin World, Inc.
  3. I understand that I may donate my Cash Back to Non-Profit and other Organizations within the Chipin’ Program.
  4. I understand that as an option, I can upgrade my Chipin’ membership.
    1. I understand if I choose this option, I will receive additional benefits, including but not limited to double cash back.
    2. I understand that with this membership there is a monthly fee or a one-time Lifetime membership fee (Based on availability). Lifetime Memberships can be transferred to any person with proper documentation.
    3. I understand that I may cancel this upgraded membership at anytime and will attain my free membership benefits as long as I am in good standing with Chipin’ World, Inc.
  5. I agree to present the CHIPIN’ Program, Commission Plan and CHIPIN’ products and services as set forth in official CHIPIN’ literature. I understand that as a CHIPIN’ Independent Contractor: I have the right to offer for sale CHIPIN’ products and services in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. I have the right to enroll persons in CHIPIN’. If qualified, I have the right to earn commissions pursuant to the CHIPIN’ Commission Plan.
  6. I agree that as a CHIPIN’ Independent Member, I am an independent contractor, and not an employee, partner, legal representative, or franchisee of CHIPIN’. I agree that I will be solely responsible for paying all expenses incurred by myself, including but not limited to travel, food, lodging, secretarial, office, long distance telephone and other expenses. I UNDERSTAND THAT I SHALL NOT BE TREATED AS AN EMPLOYEE OF CHIPIN’ FOR FEDERAL OR STATE TAX PURPOSES. CHIPIN’ is not responsible for withholding, and shall not withhold or deduct from my bonuses and commissions, if any, FICA, or taxes of any kind.
  7. I have carefully read and agree to comply with the CHIPIN’ Policies and Procedures and the CHIPIN’ Commission Plan, both of which are incorporated into and made a part of these Terms and Conditions (these three documents shall be collectively referred to as the “Agreement”). I understand that I must be in good standing, and not in violation of the Agreement, to be eligible for CashBack, bonuses or commissions from CHIPIN’. I understand that the CHIPIN’ Policies and Procedures and/or the CHIPIN’ Commission Plan may be amended at the sole discretion of CHIPIN’, and I agree to abide by all such amendments. Notification of amendments shall be posted on CHIPIN’s website and shall become effective 30 days after publication. The continuation of my CHIPIN’ business or my acceptance of bonuses or commissions shall constitute my acceptance of any and all amendments.
  8. The term of this agreement is day to day (subject to prior cancellation pursuant to the Policies and Procedures). If it is canceled or terminated for any reason, I understand that I will permanently lose all rights as an Independent Member, I shall not be eligible to receive Cash Back, sell CHIPIN’ products and services, nor shall I be eligible to receive commissions, bonuses, or other income resulting from the activities of my former sales organization. In the event of cancellation or termination, I waive all rights I have, including but not limited to property rights, to my former organization and to any bonuses, commissions or other remuneration derived through the sales and other activities of my former organization. CHIPIN’ reserves the right to terminate all Independent Member Agreements upon 30 days notice if the Company elects to: (1) cease business operations; (2) dissolve as a business entity; or (3) terminate distribution of its products and/or services via direct selling channels. Independent Members may cancel this Agreement at any time, and for any reason, upon written notice to CHIPIN’ at its principal business address.
  9. I may not assign any rights under the Agreement without the prior written consent of CHIPIN’. Any attempt to transfer or assign the Agreement without the express written consent of CHIPIN’ renders the Agreement voidable at the option of CHIPIN’ and may result in termination of my business.
  10. I understand that if I fail to comply with the terms of the Agreement, CHIPIN’ may, at its discretion, impose disciplinary sanctions as set forth in the Policies and Procedures. If I am in breach, default or violation of the Agreement at termination, I shall not be entitled to receive any further bonuses or commissions, whether or not the sales for such bonuses or commissions have been completed. I agree that CHIPIN’ may deduct, withhold, set-off, or charge to any form of payment I have previously authorized, any amounts I owe or am indebted to CHIPIN’.
  11. CHIPIN’, its parent or affiliated companies, directors, officers, shareholders, employees, assigns, and agents (collectively referred to as “affiliates”), shall not be liable for, and I release CHIPIN’ and its affiliates from, all claims for consequential and exemplary damages for any claim or cause of action relating to the Agreement. I further agree to release CHIPIN’ and its affiliates from all liability arising from or relating to the promotion or operation of my CHIPIN’ business and any activities related to it (e.g., the presentation of CHIPIN’ products or Compensation Plan, the operation of a motor vehicle, the lease of meeting or training facilities, etc.), and agree to indemnify CHIPIN’ for any liability, damages, fines, penalties, or other awards arising from any unauthorized conduct that I undertake in operating my business.
  12. The Agreement and all referenced agreements, in its current form and as amended by CHIPIN’ at its discretion, constitutes the entire contract between CHIPIN’ and myself. Any promises, representations, offers, or other communications not expressly set forth in the Agreement are of no force or effect.
  13. Any waiver by CHIPIN’ of any breach of the Agreement must be in writing and signed by an authorized officer of CHIPIN’. Waiver by CHIPIN’ of any breach of the Agreement by me shall not operate or be construed as a waiver of any subsequent breach.
  14. If any provision of the Agreement is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be severed, and the severed provision shall be reformed only to the extent necessary to make it enforceable. The balance of the Agreement shall remain in full force and effect.
  15. This Agreement will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California without regard to principles of conflicts of laws. In the event of a dispute between an Independent Member and CHIPIN’ arising from or relating to the Agreement, or the rights and obligations of either party, the parties shall resolve such dispute in accordance with the terms contained in the Policies and Procedures.
  16. The parties consent to jurisdiction and venue before any federal or state court in Los Angeles County, State of California, for purposes of enforcing an award by an arbitrator, an action by CC for equitable relief, or any other matter not subject to arbitration.
  17. Montana Residents: A Montana resident may cancel his or her Independent Membership Agreement within 15 days from the date of enrollment, and may return any sales aids for a full refund within such time period.
  18. I authorize CHIPIN’ to use my name, photograph, personal story and/or likeness in advertising or promotional materials and waive all claims for remuneration for such use.
  19. By clicking on the box, “I agree to the terms and conditions”, I’m agreeing by ‘Electronic Agreement’ and understand the Terms and Agreements as a CHIPIN’ Member.