How Cashback Sites work

Online shops want as many customers as they can get. One of the ways they can get them is to reward other websites that direct traffic their ways. Often if you click on an advertisement on a website and go on to buy something, the online store will give a reward payment to the website that hosted the ad (either paying them directly or through an affiliate scheme).

Cashback Websites take this reward from the online store and share it with their members. By Clicking through their special link to get to the online shop, they get paid a reward and they in turn will share a percentage with you.

All the sites work slightly differently: