If I refer a friend do I get paid?
Freedom!’s Refer-a-Friend Program Overview
Freedom!’s Refer-a-Friend Program allows pre-qualified channels to earn 15% of Freedom!’s net for up to 1 year for every channel that is accepted for partnership after applying using the referral (aka Refer-a-Friend) link. The referred channel’s revenue is unaffected (we pay from our portion), as our way of saying “Thank you for spreading the love :o)”.
Our Terms of Service and the following details govern the Program; any violation may result in Refer-a-Friend link deactivation and forfeiture of all subsequent earnings from the link.
Qualification Criteria - you must:
Have a channel linked with Freedom!, in good standing, with at least 100,000 monthly views.
Apply, be accepted, and follow the requirements and restrictions of the Program.
Submit at least one URL of their friend's channel they would like to refer to.
Usage Requirements - you are obligated to:
- Use the Refer-a-Friend link according to the Program, including only referring your friends - if you wish to recruit for Freedom!, there is an interview and training process to complete.
- Use Freedom!’s name, logo, or intellectual property per Freedom!’s brand guidelines.
- Ask the channel you are referring to if it is compliant with YouTube policies, guidelines and Terms of Service and meets our 5k subs and 100k views-per-month requirements.
- Ask the creator to use your Refer-a-Friend link to apply at Freedom!. This ensures you are credited if the channel is accepted. If the Refer-a-Friend link is not used during the application a screenshot of the conversation(s) will be required from the referrer to confirm its validity.
Usage Restrictions - you must not:
Mass distribute or “spam” your Refer-a-Friend link in any form
Pay to advertise your Refer-a-Friend link
Target or knowingly make your Refer-a-Friend link available to anyone under the age of 13
Represent or give the impression that you are employed by Freedom!
Make misleading claims or promises about partnering with Freedom!
Misrepresent Freedom!, including its staff, products, services, etc. in any way
Incentivize channels to use your Refer-a-Friend link
Engage in or attempt any fraudulent activity
- Send a request to email@example.com or via a ticket, AND provide the URL of a friend’s channel you think would be a good fit for Freedom!.
- If eligible, you will receive an email with branding guidelines and usage criteria; once you reply confirming your understanding and adherence, you will receive an active Refer-a-Friend link.
Where can I find my referral link, once I'm approved?
You can find your referral link in the following Dashboard pages:
- Dashboard ( From the Take these steps section, hover the Refer a friend item and it will show “Click to copy your referral link to clipboard.” message (via tooltip)) Referrals Freedom! Profile.
- Freedom! Profile
When do I get paid the referral earnings?
Referral earnings are paid at the same time as channel earnings. To learn more about our payment schedule, click here
If you have any questions or concerns, be sure to reach out to our support team by clicking in the "Submit a request" link at the top of this page.
Guidelines for paid product placements and endorsements
---------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- FTC UPDATE - FEBRUARY 2020 All five commissioners of the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) have voted to review how it handles digital influencers and sponsored ...
When do I get paid by Freedom!?
Freedom! pays their partners on a monthly basis. The payment schedule will vary, depending if you have activated the Advance Payment option or not. To learn more about Advance Payment, click here. Want to know how Freedom! can pay partners earlier ...
Why did I not get paid?
There can be some scenarios that could result in you not receiving your earnings, however, it could also be that you just need clarification on the payment process. Below are some common payment related scenarios. Your payment is not due for this ...
Can I enable Paid Subscriptions or Paid Content?
NOTE: These services have been discontinued, however, YouTube introduced Channel Memberships. Learn more here. Fan Funding is being discontinued on February 28, 2017, Paid Content in December 1, 2017, and Paid Subscriptions on January 1, 2018. Paid ...
What is PayPal and how can I get paid with it?
What is PayPal? PayPal is one of the most secure and established payment services available that allows you to send and receive payments trough an online wallet. PayPal is available in more than 200 countries and supports over 25 currencies. Does ...