Terms of Service
Last Updated: Mar 25, 2014

TERMS OF SERVICE

└ These Terms of Service apply to you as a member, being a user or advertiser at ProBux.

1. USER ACCOUNT

1.1. It is forbidden to transfer or sell accounts.
1.2. As your password must be kept secret from others, we store it in an irreversible format. Keep it safe is your responsibility, we shall not be made liable for any improper access to your account because of incorrect password management.
1.3. You can only have one account. Any attempt to create more than one account will lead to the termination of all of them. This also applies to your Payza, PayPal or Neteller account which has to be unique and not shared with another user.
1.4. Only one account per computer is allowed to view advertisements. If more than one account in a single computer view advertisements, all of those accounts will be permanently suspended.
1.5. You can only view advertisements using one IP address within a 24 hours period. On the other hand, you can use multiple IP addresses to login. Any attempt to do otherwise may lead to the termination of your account. Logging in from proxies or shared network environments (such as, but not limited to schools, LAN houses, cybercafes, etc.) is not allowed.
1.6. Your email addresses will not be shown or sold under any circumstances.
1.7. ProBux will not modify user account information based on user request. Upline and username change requests will be declined.
1.8. Users using false information when registering or changing their personal settings will have their account suspended.

2. REFERRALS

2.1. You may refer as many people as you want.
2.2. Every one of your referrals, as users, must have a unique email address.
2.3. You must not send unsolicited email or force anyone in any other way into becoming your referral. You also cannot use any service that attempts to sell you referrals. We will verify such incidents and they will result in account termination.
2.4. Rented referrals have a return policy. If, within 14 days one of your rented referrals does not click any advertisement, you will automatically get your referral exchanged with no additional charge and for unlimited times. This exchange policy is only for rented referrals and they will only be replaced when new ones are available. Rented referrals are distributed based on an activity rule but we cannot predict or assure how they will behave afterwards. Letting a referral expire will have a small fee ranging from $0.02 to $0.05 depending on your current membership (Standard: $0.02 , Golden: $0.04 and Ultimate: $0.05).
2.5. A referral will never be able to modify the member who referred him/her.
2.6. You can only rent referrals when they are available and within the limits of your current membership. Having more referrals than the allowed amount will result in the deactivation of the earnings from all referrals.
2.7. The clicks you earn from referrals are directly related to the clicks you make. If you click at least 4 advertisements being a Standard member or you click at least 8 advertisements being a Golden member, you'll receive all clicks made from your referrals. If you click below that, the maximum you will receive is only the amount of clicks you've made multiplied by the number of referrals you have. The referral clicks will be calculated based on the clicks you made on the previous day. These calculations are based on the server time which can be seen in the (View Ads) page.
2.8. The clicks made by your referrals will be credited to your account instantly. However, depending on the server load, they can be credited within 24 hours.
2.9. The amount of referrals is limited based on the referrer's membership. The users can see the limit in the referrals listing page.

3. FORUMS, GENERAL USER BEHAVIOR

3.1. You have access to reading the Forum, except for private areas.
3.2. You can post in the forums after completing the registration process and logging in.
3.3. We do not tolerate racism, sexism or abusive comments from our members. Debates and discussions are fine, however we will not tolerate any rude attitudes, insults, meaningless inflammatory posts towards either our members or Probux staff.
3.4. You have the right to express yourself without offending other users.
3.5. All kinds of publicity, attempts to get referrals, money offers/exchange/requests and the offer or request of services are prohibited in Forum posts/topics. Spamming the Forum with nonsense posts/messages, duplicated topics, illegal content, sharing email addresses, social website links and instant messenger IDs is also prohibited.
3.6. Any accusation without proof, intimidation, threat or disrespect against ProBux and / or ProBux staff / assistants, here or elsewhere will be seen as disrespectful and may lead to the removal of the privilege of using the Forum as well as the permanent suspension of your account, temporary suspension of membership or any other benefits.
3.7. Posting topics or messages that may directly or indirectly be prejudicial to Probux, its users, sponsors or service providers will be considered offensive and may lead to suspension of forum privileges.

4. ADVERTISEMENTS.

4.1. You, as a user, can only earn from each advertisement once each 24 hours.
4.2. We accept any kind of advertisement except for pages that break out of frames, have malicious code, redirect to another page, have adult, illegal content, contain any kind of multi-level offers or contain referral sales. Also, any advertisement that uses Probuxs's name for any unrelated services is not allowed. Your advertised webpage must load within 10 seconds as the progress bar counting the exposure period will begin by then. Your advertised website must be capable of supporting multiple visits per second.
4.3. Advertisements must not be viewed on mobile phones or tablets. Advertisements must only be clicked on using a mouse and not using any other methods. Doing so may lead to the permanent suspension of your account.
4.4. We reserve the right to deny any advertisement that we do not see fit to be displayed.

5. ANTI-CHEAT POLICY

5.1. Each attempt, in any way, to hack into the system will be logged.
5.2. Sometimes we will warn you, sometimes we will not. In either way, when you request payout, our monitoring system will analyze your actions and take its own actions in return. Normally, attempts to hack the system will result in account termination.
5.3. You can't use anything that automates tasks or clicks advertisements for you, including, but not limited to any software, plugin, script or autoclicker.
5.4. The end result to any attempts of piracy is account suspension.
5.5. Every attempt to create fake accounts will be logged and the gains from the fake accounts will be canceled.

6. PAYMENTS TO USERS

6.1. All payments will be made via Payza, PayPal and Neteller. No other method of payment is available at this time. You can only request an unlimited amount to be paid to the payment processor you've used to make the most of your purchases in monetary amount. The maximum amount you can request to the other payment processors is equal to the value of the purchases you've made through them individually. In the event of equal most value of purchases between two or more payment processors you can make an unlimited payment request for each one that is part of the par. Advertisements does not count as an investment.
6.2. All payments will be made instantly upon request or within 48 hours after being requested if the payment processor services are down.
6.3. The minimum amount paid is $5.00. From the amount paid, a fee can be deducted depending on the payment processor you use.
6.4. You can only request one payment at a time.
6.5. You must have a correct and existing Payza or PayPal email address and / or a correct NETELLER ID. All payments will go directly to that user's email address and cannot be canceled. Probux do not transfer nor receive money from brazilian PayPal accounts. To have your payment sent by PayPal, be sure to have a PayPal account in a country whose accounts can receive money by PayPal and log in from one of those countries.
6.6. We are responsible only for submitting your payment to the payment processor. Any action after that is to be handled by the payment processor's support.
6.7. Users must accept the payments made to their Payza, PayPal or Neteller accounts in 30 calendar days or will have the payment canceled and it will not be refunded.
6.8. Your payment processor account must be fully functional and have no limitations for investment and/or withdrawals. Investments from limited or frozen payment processor accounts will be automatically denied. Withdrawals to limited or frozen accounts will be denied and will not be refunded to your Probux's main balance.
6.9. Any refund of any payment we send you will be ignored and it won't be added back to your account nor sent again.

7. PAYMENTS TO PROBUX

7.1. All payments are to be made using the links available in the (My Account) section of Probux. No other method of payment will be accepted. Direct manual transfers to Probux's PayPal, Payza or Neteller accounts will not be refunded.
7.2. All payments are non-refundable.
7.3. Payments made to ProBux do not need to be made from a verified payment processor account, with the exception of PayPal. All payments made through PayPal must be made from verified accounts. If the PayPal account is not verified, the payment will be denied and the amount refunded to you.
7.4. All chargebacks or reversed transactions made on your payments will lead to an immediate account suspension.

8. REFUND POLICY

8.1. The purchase of upgrade is non-refundable.
8.2. The purchase of exposure packages and clicks for your ads are non-refundable.
8.3. The purchase of exposure packages for your banners are non-refundable.

9. ACCOUNT SUSPENSION

9.1. We have the right to suspend your account at any time for any valid reason including, but not limited to, the disrespect of our Terms of Service.
9.2. All suspended accounts will have all their balances reset, all referrals taken away and no refunds will be given.
9.3. All suspended accounts will be archived and you cannot register using the same username or use the same email addresses on a new account.
9.4. After 30 days of inactivity, your account will be temporarily suspended and permanently suspended after 60 days of inactivity.
9.5. We won't delete user's accounts for any reason even if they are active, terminated or suspended.

10. LIABILITY

10.1. ProBux will not be liable for any kind of delays or failures that are not directly related to ProBux and therefore beyond our control.
10.2. ProBux reserves the right to alter the Terms of Service at any time, including fees, special offers, benefits and rules, amongst others, and also reserves the right to cancel its services any time and without any notice.
10.3. ProBux will not be held responsible for any of its users, advertisers or advertisements. This also includes every supplier we depend on.
10.4. ProBux is not responsible for any tax payment for you on what you receive from us. It's your responsibility to declare what you've received and pay your country's taxes.