Below are some common FAQs. Please take a look.
Where do you operate?
Leadtree Global is an international operation. We work in the UK, Poland and the USA. We are always looking for new opportunities in new territories and so if you feel you could benefit from working with Leadtree Global, get in touch.
Are you authorised?
Yes. We are authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority. Our firm reference number is 728649. Our data protection number is ZA029756.
Do I need to be authorised?
Yes you do. All of our affiliates and Lenders need to be authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority and be registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO). For more information on authoristion please visit https//www.fca.org.uk/firms/authorisation and https://ico.org.uk/for-organisations/register/
Having an ICO license is not just a number, it comes with responsibilities which must be taken seriously. There are certain obligations that you must adhere to in order to comply including protecting personal information and providing access to official information. For more information please use the data protection self-assessment toolkit.
Anyone wishing to send electronic communications must also adhere to the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations. The ICO have provided a guide to help marketers apply the regulations by giving practical examples and answering frequently asked questions. Direct marketing guidance PDF.
How often do we need to pay?
All of our lenders are invoiced monthly.
How do I make payments?
Leadtree Global accept payments by bank transfer.
Where does your traffic come from?
Our traffic comes from a variety of sources including social media, comparison websites, email, sms, SEO, PPC, lender declines and affiliates.
Do you have a compliance procedure?
Yes. All of the affiliates that pass traffic through our system, must go through a compliance process before they can send traffic to our lenders. The same goes for all the promotions, websites and creative that we and our affiliates use. We have a financial promotions procedure and if a creative, promotion or website does meet the criteria then we do not allow any traffic from that source.
Can I put a cap on the number of leads we accept?
Yes, we give our lenders the ability to decide how much traffic they purchase through the Leadtree Global platform?
Can affiliates run our campaigns?
If you have creative that you would like our affiliates to market for you, then we can facilitate that.
How many tiers can I set up?
You can set up multiple tiers if you have different criteria for each tier.
How can I integrate with you?
We have three different IFrame application form options that you can choose from. All you need to do is select the IFrame format from the dashboard and we will provide a pre-build IFrame code that you can embed into your website. You can also integrate with us via our API. This will give you all the tools you need to integrate. It is very simple to integrate and we offer full support to get you going in the quickest possible time.
How often do I get paid?
Leadtree Global pay affiliates on a monthly basis.
How much will I get paid?
Leadtree Global operate in a variety of ways. We can pay a flat fee for each accepted lead, a flat fee for every funded loan or we pay 90% commission for every accepted lead. Our system has been designed so that we can do all three or just one. It’s up to you.
What marketing channels can I use to drive traffic?
There are a number of ways you can drive traffic to your own website or to one of our websites. These include but are not limited to:
- SEO - See Moz
- PPC - See Google Adwords for guidance in setting up PPC campaigns
- Email Marketing - Email is an established form of marketing and when done in the right way can yield excellent results. Mailchimp provides an excellent guide to email marketing. You can read it here.
- FaceBook - Facebook provides extensive help in getting started with ads see more information here
- Twitter - Set up twitter ads here
- Instagram - Read instagrams guide to creating ads here
How do I track the results of my campaigns?
Our portal provides all of the statistics that you need to track your campaigns, from the number of clicks to the commission that you have earnt.You can log into your account here.