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Introducing…TripleClicks Booster Club!

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We’re very excited today to announce the TripleClicks Booster Club!

Becoming a Booster Club member has the same rules as being SOQ (Standing Order Qualified):

It means you have placed one or more orders with a minimum of 1500 VP for the current month AND also in the previous month.

Your orders can be those set to reoccur automatically each month (Auto-Delivery) or they can just be placed manually at any time throughout the month.  Any combination, your choice.

Note: Alternately, you can achieve BCQ (Booster Club Qualified) status immediately with a minimum of 3000 VP in purchases in the current month.


New terms

The term “Standing Order” is no longer an official SFI term.  Effective immediately, Auto-Delivery (auto-delivered orders) replaces what you used to know as a Standing Order in our system.  And being a Booster Club member (Booster Club Qualified or BCQ) now takes the place of the term Standing Order Qualified (SOQ).

So, erase “Standing Order” and “SOQ” from your memory.  The new kids on the block are Auto-Delivery and Booster Club Qualified (BCQ).

NOTE! The term “Standing Order” has been used in SFI for well over a decade, so there are many, many references throughout our documentation, training, etc., both at the Affiliate Center and at TripleClicks.  We are currently updating everything as quickly as we can, but it may take a few days to locate every reference.  Please bear with us as we make these updates.  Thank you!


More about the Booster Club

Why the name Booster Club?  For starters, we’ve come to the conclusion that the terms Standing Order and SOQ had little if any “allure” and provided little gratification for our affiliates.  Meanwhile, the Standing Order badge on your Join My Team gateway was not helping you win over prospects either, because it represents a foreign term.

The name Booster Club, on the other hand, much better describes what the actions behind it are about.  That is, being a member means you understand how valuable it is, as an SFI affiliate, to support your store and practice Transfer Buying whenever possible. And your prospects and team members who see your badge will understand and appreciate that you are a strong supporter/cheerleader for TripleClicks.

Now consider these three major benefits as a Booster Club member:

  1. You’ll be boosting the TripleClicks Executive Pool (SFI’s profit-sharing program) and potentially the commissions of all Executive Affiliates and Team Leaders, not only those in your own team, but companywide!

  2. You’ll be boosting traffic at TripleClicks, which boosts TripleClicks visibility in the marketplace, which helps facilitate valuable enhancements like a broader range of products, lower prices, a bigger and better ECA program, more Spotlight Merchants, being able to perhaps negotiate lower shipping rates, and much more!
  3. You’ll be boosting your own leadership resume, which can be invaluable!  Especially as a Team Leader, you’ll want to lead by example when it comes to the TripleClicks Booster Club.  Having the Booster Club Member badge tells your team that you “walk the walk.”  You don’t just talk and expect your team members to be a part of the Booster Club.  No, “you put your money where your mouth is” as the old saying goes.  And when you lead by example, your team members will be inclined to follow your lead, which will increase your commissions, as it will for them as well with their team, for the same reason.

TIP: Being a Booster Club member can also just mean that you’re investing directly in the success of your business.  That is, your qualifying purchases can consist entirely of S-Builder Co-op units, PSAs To GoTCredits for bidding on CSAs, and so on.

screenshot_2291And what’s the cost to be a Booster Club member?  You can easily meet the minimum monthly 1500 VP requirement for less than $1.21 a day.

That’s less than what most people spend on a cup of coffee or snack each day!  So why not build a great business with that money instead?

As we talk about in the “Overnight Success” LaunchPad lesson…

“Can you think of any other endeavor where you could invest just five to 10 hours a week for a couple years and at the end of that time have built a full-time income? Money that keeps coming in month after month, year after year. Money that keeps coming in whether you work 10 hours a day or two. A commission check waiting for you in your mailbox when you return from yet another vacation. Money that when you’ve left this planet continues to provide for your spouse, children, or grandchildren.”

Becoming a member and maintaining membership in the TripleClicks Booster Club is one of the key ways you’ll put the above into action, so become a Booster Club member now!


4 more big Booster Club benefits

Boosting commissions for every SFI Executive Affiliate and Team Leader, boosting your personal leadership resume, and helping to make your store, TripleClicks, bigger and better every month are of course truly MAJOR benefits.  But that’s not all!  Being a Booster Club member also means…

  • You will receive 10 income-boosting CSAs (via CSA Rewards) monthly!
  • You will receive 100 Bonus VersaPoints each month!  That’s 100 extra shares of the TripleClicks Executive Pool paid to you monthly, too!
  • You will receive two additional entries each day in the big Daily Grand drawing!  That’s a whopping 730 extra chances each year to win hundreds of dollars in valuable and income-boosting prizes!
  • Your badge mantel will be sporting a prestigious, new “Booster Club Member” badge to help you lead by example with your own team and enhance your recruiting.

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Eight payment options

To make placing orders as easy as possible, you may use any of the following eight payment methods on Booster Club-qualifying orders:

  • Credit card or debit card (including TC Payoneer MasterCard)
  • PayPal
  • SFI Account funds
  • TC Account funds
  • TCurrency
  • Money Order
  • Cashiers Check
  • Personal Check (United States only)

Who’s a member, who’s not?

We want to put a significant emphasis on Booster Club membership.  Therefore, effective immediately, you’ll begin seeing this “membership ID card” icon around the Affiliate Center:

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It will identify which of your affiliates are Booster Club members…on your Movers tab and also at your Genealogy.

The icon will also appear in your Affiliate Center header (beneath your rank badge) to let you know when YOU are Booster Club Qualified (BCQ) and are eligible for all the Booster Club benefits.  Likewise, the icon will appear in the header at TripleClicks if you are currently qualified as a Booster Club member.

We’ve also added a helpful new panel to the Scoreboard tab.  The new Booster Club panel will provide you and all your team members with an up-t0-the-minute accounting of your Booster Club status.


Help us spread the news!

We’re truly excited about the TripleClicks Booster Club.  We hope you are too and will join us in our “Booster Club drive” and help get the word out to every SFI affiliate!

P.S. More goodies to be announced soon!


Q & A

Q: How will I know when I’m Booster Club Qualified (BCQ)?
Under your rank badge in the header at the Affiliate Center, if you’re BCQ, you’ll now see a small “Member ID Card” icon.  If you see this icon, you’re officially BCQ and are eligible for all Booster Club benefits.  If you don’t see it, it means you’re currently NOT Booster Club Qualified.

Q: Is there a way to make my Booster Club Qualified (BCQ) status automatic each month?
Yes, very simple!  Just set up an Auto-Delivery order (or orders) at TripleClicks for one or more products (with a minimum of 1500 VP) that you wish to receive automatically each month.  And as an added bonus, by setting up a product as an Auto-Delivery, you get it at the discounted, Auto-Delivery price!

Q: I don’t have, nor can I get, a credit card.  I also cannot get a PayPal account.  So how can I make qualifying purchases?
Your best option then is probably to accumulate your SFI commissions and pay for orders out of these funds. TCurrency is also an excellent option in most countries.  By using TCurrency, you can actually pay for your orders using your local currency or even barter!  Learn all about TCurrency and how it works HERE.  Tip: You are not limited to buying TCurrency from merchants in your country; feel free to use merchants in your region or even outside your region. No TCurrency merchants in your region?  Consider taking advantage of this opportunity by becoming a TCurrency merchant yourself.  Learn about this HERE.

Q: So how many total VP do I need?
Being BCQ means that you have placed one or more orders with a minimum of 1500 VP for the current month AND in the the previous month…so a minimum of 3000 total VP for the two months.

Q: Is there a way to know exactly how much VP I need to qualify as a Booster Club member at any given time?
Yes.  See the Booster Club panel on your Scoreboard tab for this information.

Q: Can I only purchase TC Direct products to become BCQ?
No.  You can buy from any ECA or any Spotlight Merchant as well.

Q: What do I need to do to be BCQ as soon as possible so I can qualify for all the Booster Club benefits?
Just generate a minimum of 1500 VP in purchases this month, before the end of February…and then another 1500 VP in purchases before the end of March.  Note that these can be any combination of orders placed automatically (Auto-Delivery) or manually, whenever you want during the month.

Q: So purchases are now required at SFI?
No, nothing has changed from this standpoint.  You can still earn all your necessary VP doing actions that are free and/or have no out-of-pocket cost.  Moreover, you can still earn unlimited commissions regardless of your rank and regardless of whether you are BCQ or not.  The Booster Club program simply adds some extra perks for those who are practicing transfer buying and supporting their store.

Q: Can I pay for my orders with MRP and/or TCredits?
Not at this time.

Q: Can I use backdating when placing orders to qualify for BCQ status?
Yes.  The backdating option on orders is available during the first 8 days of each month.  By choosing this option during checkout, you can have the VP and CV for your order applied to the previous month.

Forum Discussion


DISCUSS IT!  Log in at the SFI Affiliate Center, then head over to the FORUM–to the SFI NEWS DISCUSSIONS section–to discuss this announcement with your fellow SFI’ers.


Standing Orders redefined

IMPORTANT NOTE: SOQ (Standing Order Qualified) is now BCQ ( Booster Club Qualified).  See this announcement: Introducing…TripleClicks Booster Club!


In an effort to simplify and improve SFI’s Standing Order program, we are redefining the definition of a Standing Order.

Effective February 1, 2017, the new term you need to become familiar with is Standing Order Qualified (or SOQ for short).

Payment by cash

To be SOQ simply means that you have placed one or more orders with a minimum of 1500 VP for the current month AND also in the previous month.

Your orders can be those set to reoccur automatically each month (via the Standing Order Manager) or they can just be placed manually at any time throughout the month.  Any combination.

Note: Alternately, you can achieve SOQ status immediately with a minimum of 3000 VP in orders in the current month.

We are also greatly expanding payment options.  You can now pay for your orders with:

  • Credit card or debit card (including TC Payoneer MasterCard)
  • Paypal
  • SFI Account funds
  • TC Account funds
  • TCurrency
  • Money Order
  • Cashiers Check
  • Personal Check (United States only)

4 MORE GREAT SOQ BENEFITS

  • Your badge mantel will be sporting a prestigious, new “Standing Order Qualified” badge!
  • Save money!  You can buy any TripleClicks product at the discounted Standing Order price…whenever you want!
  • You will receive 100 Bonus VersaPoints each month!  That’s 100 extra shares of the TripleClicks Executive Pool paid to you monthly, too!
  • You will receive two additional entries each day in the big Daily Grand drawing!  That’s a whopping 730 extra chances each year to win hundreds of dollars in valuable and income-boosting prizes!

Q & A

Q: How will I know when I’m Standing Order Qualified?
Next to your rank badge in the header at the Affiliate Center, if you’re SOQ, you’ll now see a small “Standing Order Qualified” emblem.  If you see this emblem, you’re officially SOQ and are eligible for all SOQ benefits.  If you don’t see it, it means you’re currently not Standing Order Qualified.

Q: I don’t have, nor can I get, a credit card.  I also cannot get a PayPal account.  So how can I make qualifying purchases?
Your best option then is probably to accumulate your SFI commissions and pay for orders out of these funds. TCurrency is also an excellent option in most countries.  By using TCurrency, you can actually pay for your orders using your local currency or even barter!  Learn all about TCurrency and how it works HERE.  Tip: You are not limited to buying TCurrency from merchants in your country; feel free to use merchants in your region or even outside your region. No TCurrency merchants in your region?  Consider taking advantage of this opportunity by becoming a TCurrency merchant yourself.  Learn about this HERE.

Q: So how many total VP do I need?
Being SOQ means that you have placed one or more orders with a minimum of 1500 VP for the current month AND in the the previous month…so a minimum of 3000 total VP for the two months.

Q: Can I only purchase TC Direct products to become SOQ?
No.  You can buy from any ECA or any Spotlight Merchant as well.

Q: What do I need to do to be SOQ as soon as possible so I can qualify for all the SOQ benefits?
Just generate a minimum of 1500 VP in purchases this month, before the end of January…and then another 1500 VP in purchases before the end of February.  Note that these can be any combination of orders placed automatically or manually, whenever you want during the month.

Q: So purchases are now required at SFI?
No, nothing has changed from this standpoint.  You can still earn all your necessary VP doing actions that are free and/or have no out-of-pocket cost.  Moreover, you can still earn unlimited commissions regardless of your rank and regardless of whether you are SOQ or not.  The SOQ program simply adds some extra perks for those who are practicing transfer buying and supporting their store.

Q: When will I receive the new SOQ badge?
Provided you’ve had a minimum of 1500 VP in purchases in January, you could collect the new badge as early as February 1st with another minimum 1500 VP purchase on February 1st.

Q: Can I pay for my orders with MRP and/or TCredits?
Not at this time.

Q: Can I use backdating when placing orders to qualify for SOQ status?
Yes.  The backdating option on orders is available during the first 8 days of each month.  By choosing this option during checkout, you can have the VP and CV for your order applied to the previous month.
Forum Discussion


DISCUSS IT!  Log in at the SFI Affiliate Center, then head over to the FORUM–to the SFI NEWS DISCUSSIONS section–to discuss this announcement with your fellow SFI’ers.


Mix and match Standing Order payment options

TripleClicks Members can now choose from among multiple payment methods to complete their Standing Order transactions. Just go to your Modify Standing Order page, and select your chosen payment option under Special Funding (SFI Affiliate Account, TC Member Account, or TCurrency). Our system will process your order total from this special funding source first. If necessary, the system will then charge the remaining balance through your credit card on file.

So, for example, if you prefer that your Standing Order total is taken from funds in your TripleClicks Member Account each month before charging your credit card, our system now makes this possible. Let’s say your Standing Order total is $29.95, and this month, you have $10 in your TC account. When processing your Standing Order for the month, our system will deduct the $10 from your TC account balance and charge the remaining $19.95 to your credit card.


Forum DiscussionDISCUSS IT!  Log in at the SFI Affiliate Center, then head over to the FORUM–to the SFI NEWS DISCUSSIONS section–to discuss this announcement with your fellow SFI’ers.


New one-click Standing Order charge option

SFI News Square IconToday, we’re unveiling a one-click Standing Order charge option that will make it easier than ever for TripleClicks members to process their Standing Orders for the month, as well as buy their favorite products when and as often as they wish.

To process this month’s Standing Order now, just select the check box at the bottom of your Standing Order Manager, and click the Process this Standing Order NOW button above. Our system will record this transaction as your regularly scheduled, monthly standing order and will not charge you until next month’s Standing Order processing date.

To re-order your Standing Order products BEFORE the following month, just return to your Standing Order Manager, and click the Process this Standing Order AGAIN button. Our system will process this order as a normal, one-time purchase that will not affect your future Standing Order transactions or settings.

For example, say you have a Standing Order for 200 TCredits. Not only can you choose to process your order NOW and instantly receive your TCredits but you can also go back to your Standing Order page whenever you want, and with a single click, buy 200 more…as many times as you wish!


Forum DiscussionDISCUSS IT!  Log in at the SFI Affiliate Center, then head over to the FORUM–to the SFI NEWS DISCUSSIONS section–to discuss this announcement with your fellow SFI’ers.


Did you know…you can pick your own Standing Order date?

You can pick the date (any day from the 1st to the 20th) that you want us to process your Standing Order each month.

Want to start the month off strong? Choose the 1st day of the month for processing. It’s a great way to make sure you’re qualified for the month, your SO badge is secured, and your Affiliates will see (and hopefully follow) your example!

Of course, if you want to choose a date later in the month, that’s ok too. It’s totally up to you!

You’ll get the chance to choose your date during the process of setting up your new Standing Order. However, if you have an EXISTING Standing Order, you can change your processing date here:

https://www.tripleclicks.com/myaccount/ModifySO.php

Simply choose your desired date from the PROCESSING DATE pulldown menu and then click the “Submit” button below to save. We will begin using your new chosen date starting next month. If you haven’t chosen a date, your Standing Order will be charged on the 10th, our default processing date.

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Forum Discussion

Log in at the SFI Affiliate Center, then head over to the FORUM–to the SFI NEWS DISCUSSIONS section–to discuss this announcement with your fellow SFI’ers.


Gold Fast-Track Member status update

Advancing from Silver to Gold Fast-Track membership is as easy as meeting the basic FT qualifications and setting up a minimum 1500 VP Standing Order in your first 10 days with SFI. Beginning March 31, 2015, maintaining that qualifying Standing Order each month will also be a requirement for keeping your Gold FT membership and sporting the gold Fast-Track badge.

Gold Fast-Track members should take a moment now and ensure they will have a current Standing Order of 1,500 VP or more for March. Affiliates who do not have a qualifying Standing Order by the March 31st deadline will lose their Gold FT status and will revert to Silver FT status and badge until a qualifying Standing Order is back in place.

For more Fast-Track details, see: https://www.sfimg.com/FT

Forum DiscussionLog in at the SFI Affiliate Center, then head over to the FORUM–to the SFI NEWS DISCUSSIONS section–to discuss this announcement with your fellow SFI’ers.

 


Important Information About PayPal-Paid Standing Orders!!

SFI News Square IconDue to our recently updated TripleClicks billing system, all Standing Orders paid via PayPal MUST be processed through a new billing agreement. As a result, SFI Affiliates who have a Standing Order created PRIOR to October 7, 2014, AND paid through their PayPal accounts will no longer receive their 100 Bonus VP benefit for 1,500+ VP Standing Orders.

To continue to receive Standing Orders, including Bonus VP, Affiliates with pre-October 7th SOs MUST cancel their existing standing order from their own PayPal account THEN set up a new TripleClicks Standing Order (must be at least 1,500 VP to continue to receive the 100 Bonus VP).