Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
- Why should I join?
Becoming an affiliate of Quicken Loans is absolutely FREE! And you make money while doing very little. Plus, your regular users will have access to America's #1 online lender, according to National Mortgage News - Quarter 2, 2015!
- Does it cost me anything to become an affiliate of Quicken Loans?
No! It's absolutely free to join our Affiliate Program. There is no charge to apply and there is no minimum sales requirement.
- Does my site qualify for the Quicken Loans Affiliate Program?
All sites are welcome, except sites which are involved in or promote illegal activity or content. There are no Web site traffic minimums, so whether your site is established or new, we encourage you to apply. We personally review all applications and notify affiliates within 24 hours of being approved.
- How do I sign up?
If you do not currently work with an affiliate network you can contact us at email@example.com directly to set up an account. We'll provide you with information on how to get started.
- How will you know that clicks and advertiser orders came from my site?
All links from your site to our site contain a unique identifier so that every time a user comes to us via your site, you are credited when a qualifying click or order is made.
- How do I earn commissions in your program?
You earn commissions for promoting Quicken Loans home purchase, refinance and home equity mortgage options. We will pay you for every qualified lead. The amount you're paid depends on whether or not you are working directly with us or through an affiliate network, how well you perform and the type of qualified lead. We encourage you to promote all three products at once to maximize your earning potential.
- How often do I get paid?
If you have a direct relationship with Quicken Loans, we can negotiate with you how often you get paid. If you work with an affiliate network, please see your affiliate agreement to find out how often you will be paid.
Payments are made to you 30 days after one month's accrual. If you accrued $100 in January, you will be paid around March 1st.
- Why have I not been paid?
If you have not yet met the minimum commission level, your payments will be held until you meet that threshold. Other reasons you may not have been paid:
- It is not yet 30 days after the revenues have accrued
- You have not earned any commissions
- The money is in the mail
- Your site is under investigation for fraud
- Does Quicken Loans provide marketing banners for my site?
Once you have joined our program, we provide you with a library of quality banners and text links that will suit many Web site layouts. We also supply everything needed to add those banners and text links to your Web pages. On top of the actual ads, we also provide other useful content such as mortgage calculators and mortgage rate tables.
- What are unacceptable forms of marketing?
Quicken Loans does not accept leads that are generated through e-mail marketing or co-registration.
- What types of leads are "not qualified"?
There are some types of leads that we consider unqualified. Those are based on whether you have a direct relationship with Quicken Loans or belong to an affiliate network. Please review your affiliate agreement or contact us to verify which leads are considered unqualified for your situation.
- Still have questions?
E-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.