Refer-a-Friend Terms & Condition
By signing up via the Signup Page, the Referrer agrees to abide by and be bound by these Wirex Refer a Friend (RAF) Programme Terms (these "Terms").
The purpose of these Terms is to reward existing individual customers ("Referrers") who refer other individual customers to Wirex.
These Terms contain the complete terms and conditions that apply to Referrers under the Wirex RAF Programme and constitute the entire agreement between Wirex and the Referrer. Any pre-existing agreement or arrangement between Wirex and the Referrer shall be deemed terminated immediately upon entering into these Terms.
The Referrer acknowledges and accepts that it is prohibited from presenting, representing or holding themselves out as an agent or employee of any Wirex Group company. Participation in the RAF Programme shall not constitute or be deemed to constitute any form of partnership, association or joint venture between any Wirex Group company and the Referrer.
The Referrer shall not act in any capacity that requires the Referrer to be authorised to undertake any regulated activities which are regulated
These Terms and the RAF Programme are separate and distinct from Wirex’s Professional Affiliate Programme.
"Administering Territory" means:
A. where the Referrer’s Wirex Account is created in or administered from the EEA: England;
B. where the Referrer’s Wirex Account is created in or administered from Canada: Canada;
C. where the Referrer’s Wirex Account is created in or administered from the USA: Delaware, USA; and
D. where the Referrer’s Wirex Account is created in or administered from any country in the Asia Pacific Region: Singapore;
E. where the Referrer’s Wirex Account is created in or administered from Japan: Japan.
"Card" shall mean a Wirex Visa Card, as available HERE.
"Cryptocurrency" means a cryptocurrency supported by and available through Wirex.
"Group" shall mean any person controlled by, or under common control with that party. ?Control: has the meaning ascribed to it in section 1124 of the UK Corporation Tax Act 2010, and the expressions controlled by shall be construed accordingly.
"Programme" shall mean the RAF Programme as set out on the Site and as governed by these Terms. "Qualifying Referral" means a Referral which meets the conditions set out in Clause 3. "Referral" means the creation of a Referred Account by a Referred User through a Referrer’s unique referral link.
"Referral Payment" means the payment for which each of the Referrer and Referred User may be eligible under Clause 4 of these Terms. "Referrer" shall mean an individual who is an existing customer of Wirex and who refers individuals to Wirex in accordance with these Terms.
"Referred Account" shall mean a new Wirex account created by a Referred User through a Referrer’s unique referral link. "Referred User" shall mean an individual who has been referred to Wirex by the Referrer and who does not have an existing Wirex account.
"Site" shall mean wirexapp.com and any other applicable Wirex Group web pages.
"Wirex Terms and Conditions" means the Wirex General Terms of Service found at https://wirexapp.com/terms-and-conditions
A. If the account of the Referrer is created from or within the European Economic Area (EEA): Wirex Limited, a company incorporated in England and Wales with company number 09334596 and whose registered office is at 6th Floor, Tower 42, 25 Old Broad Street, London, EC2N 1HN, United Kingdom;
B. If the account of the Referrer is created from or within Canada: Wirex Canada Inc: a company incorporated in Toronto, Canada, with company number 6805163 and whose registered office is at 22 Adelaide Street West, Suite 3400, Toronto, Ontario, M5H4E3, Canada;
C. If the account of the Referrer is created from or within the United States of America (USA): Wirex USA Inc, a company incorporated in Delaware, United States of America, with company number 6805163 and whose registered office is at 8 The Green, Ste A, Dover, Kent, Delaware, 19901;
D. If the account of the Referrer is created from or within a country within the Asia Pacific Region: Wirex Pte Ltd a company incorporated in Singapore with company number 201731976E and whose registered office is at 89 Short Street, 09-08A Golden Wall Centre, 188216, Singapore;
E. If the account of the Referrer is created from Japan: Wirex Japan Limited incorporated in Japan with company number 0104-01-133476 and whose registered office is at Marunouchi Kitaguchi, Building 9F 1-6-5 Marunouchi, Hiyoda-ku, Tokyo.
2.1 In order to participate in the RAF Programme, the Referrer shall:
A. be an existing Wirex customer; and
B. be in compliance with Wirex’s Terms and Conditions.
2.2 The Referrer shall not:
A. send referrals to people who are not known to them;
B. engage in any activity that may be considered fraudulent, invasive or that may be considered spamming;
C. post their unique referral link on a "coupon website" or similar website;
D. make in excess of ten (10) Referrals per calendar month. Where the Referrer makes more than ten (10) Referrals in any calendar month, Wirex may in its discretion notify the Referrer that it has breached this clause and void all future Referrals made by the Referrer and further request that the Referrer creates a Wirex Affiliate Account, under Wirex’s Affiliate Program.
2.3 The Referrer acknowledges that the name used to create any Wirex profile may be appended to a unique referral link.
3. VALIDITY OF REFERRALS
3.1 A Referral shall be a "Qualifying Referral" where it meets the following conditions:
A. the Referred User must be over 18 years of age; and
B. the Referred Account must be created by the Referred User through the Referrer’s unique referral link; and
C. he Referred User must not already have a Wirex account; and
D. the Referred User must be located in a region where Wirex’s services are available.
3.2 Wirex reserves the right to exclude any individual from the Programme. Wirex’s decision is final and Wirex shall be under no obligation to provide any reason for doing so.
4. REFERRAL REWARDS
4.1 For Referrers - In respect of each Qualifying Referral the Referrer shall receive US$5 worth of Bitcoin if, within 60 days of a Referred User opening a Referred Account, the Referred User purchases, whether by single purchase or multiple purchases, by debit or credit card purchase only, an aggregate of at least $100 worth of Cryptocurrency through the Referred Account ("Tier 1");
subject to satisfaction of Tier 1, the Referred User: A. orders a Card; and
B. activates that Card; and
C. completes one in-store purchase using the Card. (sub-paragraphs 4.1B(i) to (iii) inclusive being "Tier 2")
4.2 For Referred Users - At all times subject to the Referral being a Qualifying Referral, the Referred User shall receive US$5 worth of Bitcoin if, within 60 days of opening the Referred Account:
A. the Referred User purchases, whether by single purchase or multiple purchases, an aggregate of at least $100 worth of Cryptocurrency through the Referred Account ("Tier 1");
B. subject to satisfaction of Tier 1, the Referred User:
a. orders a Card; and
b. activates that Card; and
c. completes one in-store purchase using the Card. (sub-paragraphs 4.2B(i) to (iii) inclusive being "Tier 2")
4.3 For the avoidance of doubt:
A. Tier 1 shall apply only to the first $100 of Cryptocurrency purchased by a Referred User;
B. Tier 2 shall apply only to the first Card ordered by a Referred User and shall not apply to any subsequent Cards ordered;
C. the total entitlement of any Referrer under these Terms shall be US$10 worth of Bitcoin, in the event both Tier 1 and Tier 2 are satisfied; and
D. the total entitlement of any Referred User under these Terms shall be US$10 worth of Bitcoin, in the event both Tier 1 and Tier 2 are satisfied.
4.4 In respect of both Referrers and Referred Users, all Referral Payments will be paid in USD equivalents of Bitcoin into the Referrer’s and Referred User’s Wirex Accounts, irrespective of the reference currency defined in the Referrer’s or Referred User’s Wirex Accounts.
4.5 These Terms shall not apply to any Cryptocurrency or fiat currency transferred from a non-Wirex wallet to a Wirex wallet.
4.6 These Terms shall not apply to any Cryptocurrency or fiat currency transferred between Wirex accounts.
4.7 In the event that a Referrer or Referred User initiates a chargeback, all commission payments outstanding will be void in respect of both the Referrer and the Referred User.
4.8 Wirex reserves the right to recover any payments made to a Referrer and/ or Referred User.
5. MODIFICATION OF THESE TERMS
5.1 Wirex reserves the right to remove, modify or otherwise change these Terms at any time in its sole discretion. Wirex shall make such modifications by way of publishing revised terms on the Site.
5.2 The Referrer’s sole remedy in the event of these Terms being revised shall be to terminate these Terms and cease making Referrals. A Referrer shall be deemed to have accepted any modification to these Terms as Wirex publishes on the SIte from time to time.
6. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
6.1 Wirex shall not be liable to the Referrer or to any other person, for any indirect, incidental, or special damages, lost profits, loss of goodwill, lost savings, or any other form of consequential damages, regardless of the form of action, even if Wirex has been advised of the possibility of such damages, whether resulting from breach of its obligations under these Terms or otherwise.
6.2 Wirex’s entire liability to the Referrer under these Terms shall in no event exceed the total paid to that Referrer under these Terms.
6.3 Wirex makes no warranties, either express or implied, concerning the performance or functionality of the Wirex services, or the Programme as a whole.
6.4 Wirex shall under no circumstances be liable to the Referrer or to any other person or entity for any loss, injury, or damage, of whatever kind, resulting from or arising out of any mistakes, errors, omissions, delays, or interruptions in the receipt, transmission, or storage of any messages or information arising out of or in connection with the Programme or Wirex’s services.
6.5 The Referrer is solely responsible for the legality of their use of the Wirex service.
6.6 The Referrer agrees to comply with all applicable anti-bribery laws as apply to Wirex and the Programme.
7. GOVERNING LAW
7.1 These Terms are governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the Administering Territory.
7.2 The Courts of the Administering Territory shall have exclusive jurisdiction to hear any disputes arising out of or in connection with these Terms.
7.3 For the avoidance of doubt these Terms do not include any alternative dispute resolution procedures as a means of disputing or issuing any claims in relation to these Terms.