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Kickback is changing to Mates Rates!

 

Want to earn some extra credit or cash? Simples. Get your mates signed up to 48 and we’ll give you €10 credit …for free! Click here for more info! 

 


Note: 

We are currently displaying your Mates Rates balance for the period 01/08/2016 to 31/10/2016 so your Mates Rates balance has been reset to show recruits for this new period. For more info check the Mates Rates Payout FAQs


 

 

 

 

 

What is Mates Rates?

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We know that aged 18-22 you’re not going to have that much money to spend on… well anything! Mates Rates is your way of getting some extra cash, or else never having to pay for membership again, it’s easy!

 

If you get your friends on the 48 network, you’ll get €10 for each friend that buys The Don membership and €5 if they buy any other deal.

 

As well as this, we’ll also give the same amount to your friend straight away in the form of credit – it’s a win-win.

 

  • Visit the Mates Rates page on the 48 website here.

 

How does Mates Rates work?

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This first thing you’ll need to do if you want to start earning Mates Rates is to get some SIMs to your friends – either the automatic way or the social way.

 

  • You’ll be able to order up to 3 SIMs at a time to your home to hand out to your friends or you can order them straight to your friend’s house, simple!
  • You can also share your personal SIM ordering page with your friends on Facebook and Twitter and through your email as well where they can order their own SIM.

 

For every friend who joins 48, your Mates Rates Credit will be applied to your account instantly once that friend has bought their first membership, while your Mates Rates Cash will be accumulated once that friend has bought their first membership and it will be paid out on a 3 month basis (you can check the exact date on your personal Mates Rates page).

 

Not only will your friend get the best deals around, we’ll give them the same amount of Mates Rates in credit as well… sweet!

 

How do I recruit my friends for Mates Rates?

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There’s lots of ways for you to recruit your friends.

 

You can order SIMs and hand them out to your friends or even order them straight to your friend’s house.

 

Or, you can spread the word to your friends through Facebook, Twitter or email, or if you have a website or blog, you can add your Mates Rates link or banner to your site. Your friends can then click on this to order a SIM from you.

 

Once your friend has paid their first membership, they’ll get their credit straight away, and your Mates Rates Credit will be applied to your account instantly, while your Mates Rates Cash will be accumulated and it will be paid out on a 3 month basis (you can check the exact date on your personal Mates Rates page).

 

 

 

                  You Get

                 Your Friend Gets

 

              Cash or Credit

                            Credit

                DON

                      €10

                              €10

              GUIDO

                       €5

                               €5

               DOKE

                       €5

                               €5

             MITCH

                       €5

                               €5

 

 

I got my friends on 48, when do I get my Mates Rates?

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If you’ve recruited people through Mates Rates your Mates Rates credit will be applied to your account instantly, while your Mates Rates Cash will be accumulated and it will be paid out on a 3 month basis.

 

Remember though, if you don’t tell 48 that you want your Mates Rates given in cash on time, then it will default as credit, sorry!

 

I'm joining 48 through Mates Rates, when do I get my credit?

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So you’ve joined 48 through Mates Rates?  


Once you’ve paid your first membership, you’ll receive your Mates Rates credit straight away. Nice one!

 

  • If you buy The Don membership, we’ll add €10 credit into your account.
  • If you buy any other membership, we’ll add €5 credit into your account.

 

How do I get my Mates Rates?

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If you’ve recruited people through 48 Mates Rates then you can choose to have your earnings given out in either cash or credit.

 

If you decide to get your Mates Rates as cash, then you’ll need to add your PayPal email address (for your active PayPal account) on your personal Mates Rates page.

 

If you don’t have a PayPal account, you can set one up here.

 

If you decide to get your Mates Rates as credit, this will automatically be added into your account once the friend you recruited has bought their first membership.

 

How much Mates Rates do me and my friend get?

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For every new member that signs up we’ll give you €10 if they buy The Don membership and €5 if they buy any other membership which you can choose to get in either cash or credit.

 

As well, your friend will get €10 Mates Rates credit if they buy The Don and €5 credit if they buy any other deal. Nice one!

 

If I'm joining 48 through Mates Rates, can I choose cash?

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Nope. If you’re becoming a 48 member through Mates Rates your credit will automatically be put into your account once you’ve bought your first membership - you won’t be able to choose cash.

 

If you want to get yourself some cash, why not start recruiting your friends through Mates Rates once you’re a 48 member – it’s easy, just click here.

 

If I don't tell 48 I want cash, what happens?

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If you don’t tell 48 that you want your Mates Rates given in cash on time, then this will default as credit.

 

When do I get my Mates Rates cash?

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Mates Rates cash will be paid out 4 times a year. When you get paid depends on when you recruit your friends.

 

How do I get paid in cash?

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You can change to cash here. Make sure you change this preference before your friend joins or you'll automatically receive credit if you don't.

 

If you decide to get your Mates Rates as cash, then you'll need to add your PayPal email address (from your active PayPal account) on your personal Mates Rates page.

 

If you don't have a PayPal account, you can set one up here.

 

I have changed my preference, what next?

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If you change to cash from credit, you will get cash for all new recruits from then on and all previous recruits would of been paid out in credit. You will be asked to enter the e-mail address associated with your PayPal account. We will use this email address to transfer your Mates Rates cash to your PayPal account. If you don't have a PayPal account, you can set one up here.

 

If you change to credit from cash, you will get credit instantly added to your account when your mate buys their first 48 membership. For all previous recruits you will be paid in cash via PayPal at the nearest pay-out.

 

How will I know how many people I have recruited?

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All your SIM orders can beseen on your personal Mates Rates page. You can see:

 

  • How many SIMs you’ve ordered
  • How many of these SIMs have been activated and have a 48 membership on them
  • How much Mates Rates you’ve earned so far

Once your friend has bought their first membership,  your Mates Rates Credit will be applied to your account instantly, while your Mates Rates Cash will be accumulated and it will be paid out on a 3 month basis.

 

You can take a look at the Mates Rates Leader board here to see how much you’re earning compared to other Kickbackers.

 

How do I keep track of my Mates Rates earnings?

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You can view your Mates Rates earnings on your personal Mates Rates page. You’ll be able to see:

 

  • How many SIMs you’ve ordered
  • How many of these SIMs have had membership bought on them
  • How much you’ve earned through Mates Rates so far

You can also take a look at the Mates Rates leader board here to see how much you’re earning compared to other Mates Rates users.

 

Is there a limit to how much Mates Rates I can earn?

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Nope. For every new member you recruit through Mates Rates you’ll be given your cash or credit. The more members you recruit, the more Mates Rates you’ll earn.

 

You can order up to 3 SIMs at a time for your mates, but don’t worry once they’re gone you can order some more. Remember though, we’ve a limit of 50 Mates Rates SIMs a month.

 

Is there a limit to how many SIMs I can order?

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Yes. When you’re ordering your SIMs you’ll only be able to order up to 3 at a time. Don’t worry though you’ll be able to order more once these are gone. As well as this there’s a limit of 50 SIMs per month.

 

If you’ve reached your 50 SIM limit you can put in a request here to see if you’re eligible for more SIMs, but this will only be given in certain situations.

 

I've reached my SIM order limit - can I get more?

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So you’ve reached the SIM order limit and ordered 50 SIMs per month? Well you can put in a request here to see if you’re eligible to order more.

 

Keep in mind, this will only be given in certain situations – it needs to be worth our while as well as yours.

 

What happens if I'm no longer a 48 member at the time that Mates Rates is being paid out?

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To get your Mates Rates earnings, you must have an active 48 membership at the time when Mates Rates is being paid out.

 

My friend has ordered a Mates Rates SIM from my page but is not a member yet. Do I still get Mates Rates?

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Nope. Your Mates Rates cash or credit will only be accumulated into your account once your friend has bought their first membership.

 

If they’ve ordered a 48 SIM then you’re nearly there… you’ll just need to use your powers of persuasion to get them over the line and buy their membership!

 

What happens if my friend orders a SIM but it wasn't through my Mates Rates page?

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Hard luck…

 

You can only earn Mates Rates if your friend gets a SIM connected to your personal Mates Rates page. You can either:

 

  • Order SIMs to your home to hand out to your friends or you can order them straight to your house.
  • Or, share your personal SIM ordering page with your friends on Facebook and Twitter or through your email where they can order their own SIM.

 

I've ordered my Mates Rates SIMs, where are they?

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If it’s been more than 4 days (not including the weekend), then something might have gone wrong in the post.

 

No problem though, you can order more SIMs here.

 

How long until the money hits my PayPal account?

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Your Mates Rates cash earnings are transferred into your Pay Pal account on a 3 month basis, but this may take a day or two to go through.

Sit tight, you won’t be waiting too long.

 

 

 

What to know if you’re recruiting people through Mates Rates

 

So you’re ready to start earning some extra cash for yourself? First thing’s first, you’ll need to get some SIMs to your friends – either the automatic way or the social way.

 

  • You’ll be able to order up to 3 SIMs at a time to your home to hand out to your friends or you can order them straight to your friend’s house, simple!
  • You can also share your personal SIM ordering page with your friends on Facebook and Twitter and through your email as well where they can order their own SIM.

Once your friend has bought their first membership – your Mates Rates will be accumulated into your account.

 

  • For every friend who buys The Don membership - we’ll give you €10 cash or credit.
  • For every friend who buys any other membership - you’ll be given €5 cash or credit.

 

Remember your Mates Rates Credit will be applied to your account instantly, while your Mates Rates Cash will be accumulated and it will be paid out on a 3 month basis so your cash won’t go into your account straight away, but hey that gives you 3 months to earn as much as you want!

 

Still deciding between cash and credit? If you don’t tell 48 that you want your Mates Rates given in cash on time, then this will default as credit.

 

If you decide to turn your Mates Rates earnings into cash, then you’ll need to add your PayPal email address (for your active PayPal account) on your personal Mates Rates page.

 

If you don’t have an account with PayPal, then you can set one up here.

 

 

 

What to know if you’re joining the 48 network through Mates Rates

 

So you’re thinking about joining 48 and looking to get some free credit while you’re at it? Well the first thing you’ll need to do is get your 48 SIM - either the automatic way or the social way.

 

  • Your friend can order your SIM to give to you or even order it straight to your house, simple!
  • Or, you can order a SIM through your friend’s personal SIM ordering page on Facebook and Twitter and through email.

 

Once you have your SIM all you’ll need to do is buy membership and then that’s it – you’ve got the best deals around and your Mates Rates credit will be added into your account straight away.

 

  • If you buy The Don membership then you’ll get €10 Mates Rates credit
  • If you buy any other deal then you’ll get €5 Mates Rates credit.

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