Frequently Asked Questions

Most answers to your questions can be found here. Please refer to this area before contacting us by email. 

Sign Up Problems | Login Problems | About The Program | Getting Paid | Administrative Problems | Affiliate Questions

 

A. Sign Up Problems:

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I and trying to confirm my email to join Hits4Pay -- but I am not receiving the confirmation email, why is this? 

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I am getting an error message: "HOWFOUND" Not Found. What is this?

3.

I am not able to choose the 'State Field' in the sign up form.

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I just signed up and waiting to be approved. How long does it take to get approved?

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I signed up and I am not receiving any paid emails, why is this?

B. Login Problems:

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I am not able to login, why is this? 

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Why is my account de-activated?

C. About The Program:

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How does it work? How can I make money reading email advertisements?

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How long have Hits4Pay.com been online?

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How much money can I make with this program?

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How are email ads served?

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How do I validate each email that I read?

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How many emails do I get to read per day?

D. Getting Paid:

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What is the minimum amount I have to reach to get paid?

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When and how do I get paid?

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My account was not 'cleared-out' this month and I earned $24.98. Why is that?

4.

My account was 'cleared-out', will I receive my commissions?

5.

Can I get paid by a company check?

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I have reached $25 in commissions but have not received my commissions yet, why? 

7.

Can I create multiple accounts and get paid?

8.

I do not want to use paypal to receive commissions / I cannot open a paypal account, what do I do?

E. Administrative Problems:

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I clicked on an advertiser's link, but gives me an error "You Have Already Earned Points For This Ad". Why is this?

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How do I change my category of interest?

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How do I change my mailing address?

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Why do I have to give my tax information?

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Are the tax information processed securely?

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How do I change / edit my tax information?

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Where can I find the Terms Of Service agreement policy?

F. Affiliate Questions:

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Where do I find my Hits4Pay Affiliate Tracking link?

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What is the best way to advertise my Hits4Pay referral website?

How does it work? How can I make money reading email advertisements?

Hits4Pay is an online rewards club. We offer incentives in the form of cash, prizes, and contests to members who participate in our program. This means, our advertisers pay us to bring targeted visitors to their website and we share this ad-revenue with our participating members.

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How long have Hits4Pay.com been online?

Our main company 'Multiple Stream Media' is a New York based advertising company. Hits4pay.com has been operating online since April 2001.

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How much money can I make with this program?

Quite simply, Hits4Pay is one of the few companies which pays the highest in the industry. All credits are recorded in real time and can be viewed from your members area 24/7.

1. Signup Reward: Earn $10 in your Hits4Pay account as soon as you signup for a free account

2. Referral Program: Refer your friends and earn extra cash.

3. Payout: Any account that has reached the minimum payout of $25.00 or more will be zeroed out on the 1st of every month, and commissions will be paid out on or before the 15th.

With our compensation plan, your income is leveraged and could add up to a substantial monthly income, just by reading emails from us.

Please be aware that this is not a get-rich-quick scheme. We simply share the ad-revenue generated with our members. The more people that you refer to Hits4Pay program, the more your earnings. 

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How are the email ads served?

We serve our advertisements by E-mail and Web-based messaging system. 

  1. Email: Notification of paid Ads are sent directly to the email address that are listed on your Hits4Pay account.

  2. Web-Based Messages: You must login to your Hits4pay account to read paid ads.

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How do I validate each email that I read?

Simply read the contents of the emails -- scroll down to the bottom of the email message and find the 'Validation Link'. 

Clicking on the validation link will take you to our advertiser's website, where you can check our advertiser's offers that may interest you. The top frame in which the offer is shown will let you know if you have been validated. It usually takes 60 seconds to get validated.

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What is the minimum amount I have to reach to get paid?

You must have a minimum of $25 in order to get paid. 

When your account balance reaches $25 or more, it's 'Cleared-Out' to cut your check. Account's are 'Cleared-Out' from your statistics on the 1st of every month and the checks are mailed between 15th and 20th of each month.

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When and how do I get paid?

When your account balance reaches $25 or more, it's 'Cleared-Out' and commissions are paid using paypal. Account's are 'Cleared-Out' from your statistics on the 1st of every month and commissions are paid between 15th and 25th of each month.

Commission payments are made ONLY by Paypal services. All members must have a paypal account and proper Paypal email must be provided. 

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My account was not 'cleared-out' this month and I earned $24.98. Why is that?

Your account balance must reflect a minimum of $25 by the 1st of the month in order to be cleared. Any account balance with less than $25 will be added to the following month's earnings.

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My account was 'cleared out', will I receive my commission?

Account's are 'Cleared-Out' from your statistics on the 1st of every month and commissions are paid between 15th and 25th of each month.

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Can I create multiple accounts and get paid?

Multiple accounts are not allowed and against our TOS. We have the right to terminate members without notice and pay for any violation of Terms Of Service Agreement.  

Only one account per household is allowed. IP numbers are tracked and reported on every account. Multiple accounts with the same IP numbers are flagged and deleted.

All members must read emails from the computer that they signup from.

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I clicked on an advertiser's link, but gives me an error "You Have Already Earned Points For This Ad". Why is this?

It means you have clicked on the validation link and received credit for the message already.

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How many emails do I get to read per day?

It depends on the:

  1. Number of advertisers per day

  2. Category of interest that you choose. (some categories are more popular with our advertisers than others)

You may get anywhere from 0 to 20 emails per day. We do not guaranteed a minimum or a maximum.

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How do I change my category of interest?

You can log in to your account and click on 'Edit Categories' link.

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How do I change my mailing address?

Login to your members area and click on 'Edit Profile'

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Why do I have to give my tax information?

U.S. tax law requires that Multiple Stream collect tax-related information from all Multiple Stream Affiliates. You are solely responsible for providing and maintaining accurate tax information associated with your affiliate account. Should your tax information change, you may resubmit your tax forms at any time. Thank you for your cooperation.

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Are the tax information processed securely?

Yes, all your sensitive information are collected and processed in secure environment. We use the highest encryption for security and the pages hosted for collecting personal information is on a secure server. (https:// NOT http://)

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How do I change / edit my tax information?

You cannot edit your tax information from your members area once they are submitted. You may call us during business hours, (845) 383 1275

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Where can I find the Terms Of Service agreement policy?

You may access the Terms Of Services and other agreement that you agreed to when you become a Hits4pay member here

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Can I get paid by a company check?

Commissions will only be sent using Paypal money transfer service. Paypal. Don't have a Paypal account? Paypal is now in 190 countriesClick here to open your Paypal account for free (New Window)

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What is the best way to advertise my Hits4Pay referral website?

You may advertise Hits4pay online using legitimate advertising medium only. 

Company Recommended advertising:

  1. Email advertising

  2. Low cost membership based advertising

  3. Free classifieds and banner advertising

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I just signed up and  be waiting to be approved. How long does it take to get approved?

Approvals are done manually. As soon as you are approved you will get notified by email. Please be patient. 

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I and trying to confirm my email to join Hits4Pay -- but I am not receiving the confirmation email, why is this? 

Here are the most common reasons:

  1. Our servers may be busy, please wait for at least 30 minutes.

  2. Most major ISP's have commercial email blocked or filtered. You may change this setting to allow all emails coming from 'hits4pay.com'. 

  3. If this does not work, contact your ISP and ask them to put HITS4PAY.com in their 'White List'.

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I am getting an error message: "HOWFOUND" Not Found. What is this?

Please click the back button and choose an option for how you found us and try submitting again. Please make sure that the entire form is filled out completely.

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I am not able to choose the 'State Field' in the sign up form.

Please make sure that you are opening Hits4Pay on an Internet Explorer Browser. Certain parts of the sign up form will not work properly using other browsers like Netscape, firefox, Mozilla....etc.

If you are still having problems, please REFRESH the sign up form page and choose the COUNTRY first and the the 'STATE' field.

Disable all firewall installed on your computer before you fill out the form.

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I signed up and I am not receiving any paid emails, why is this?

The email advertisements that you receive depends on the number of advertisements that we process per day. Some categories are popular with our advertisers that other. 

You may receive anywhere from 0 to 10 emails per day - but we do not guarantee paid email everyday.

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I am not able to login, why is this? 

Your User name and password is Case-sensitive. Please make sure that they are entered exactly the same way as you signed up.

 

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Why is my account de-activated?

Members who fail to login and read advertiser's messages for a period of 2 months (60 days) will be temporarily de-activated. You will be also be notified by email. 

You can activate your account, please login and follow the instructions.

 

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Where do I find my Hits4Pay Affiliate Tracking link?

Your affiliate link can be found on the first page in your members area. Affiliate links will track all your commissions and referrals automatically. 

Your Affiliate Link Should Look Like This:
http://www.hits4pay.com/members/index.cgi?YOUR_USERNAME_HERE

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I have reached $25 in commissions but have not received my commissions yet, why? 

Here are some of the reasons why you may not have receive your commissions yet:

  1. You may not have submitted the Tax Form. (1099 Tax Form). 

  2. Commissions are ALWAYS sent out on the 15th or 16th of each month. Please allow at least 10 to 15 days after it's been mailed. 

  3. Commissions are paid only if you have a paypal email account listed.

 

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I do not want to use paypal to receive commissions / I cannot open a paypal account, what do I do?

Paypal is now available in 190 countries and is completely free to open. Paypal is a safe and secure and the easiest way to transfer money on the Internet. 

We stopped sending company checks due to problems with check fraud issues and misuse of our affiliate bank accounts.

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