TunnelBear Affiliate Program

Join today and start earning money by promoting the most easy‑to‑use VPN in the market. Make some honey for every customer you refer.

Become an Affiliate Bear
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It's easy to start earning money


Sign up for the TunnelBear affiliate program


Spread the word about TunnelBear using your affiliate link


Earn up to 100% commission on each sale!

Become an Affiliate Bear

How it works

When you join the TunnelBear affiliate program, we'll give you a unique link that you can share - whether it's on your blog, social media timeline, or an ad. You score some honey ($$$) for every subscriber that buys a TunnelBear subscription through your link.

Do you own a website?

Monetize your site by adding TunnelBear affiliate links to your VPN-related content, or take advantage of our bear-filled banners to make the most of your traffic.

Are you an online marketer?

Do you speak the language of PPC, media buys, and savvy content? Leverage your preferred marketing mediums to share TunnelBear with the world!

Are you a social bear?

TunnelBear is a highly recommended app for travelers, mobile workers, students, and technophiles alike. Tell your friends on Twitter and Facebook!

What makes the TunnelBear affiliate program right for you?

Earnings potential

You get paid for every subscriber you send us. There's no limit on how much you can earn!

No minimums

No fine print or withholding commissions. Get paid every month, whether it's $10 or $10,000.

High conversions

Our simple, trusted apps and tried-and-tested funnel mean that your traffic will convert!

Dedicated affiliate manager

Help when you need it, whether you want help building out a comprehensive strategy, or you've got questions.

Become an Affiliate Bear

Affiliate disclosure

We strive for transparency at TunnelBear, and have high standards for our affiliates when it comes to promoting our service in an ethical manner. We have a couple golden rules here:

Disclosure is key

As an affiliate, you're required to clearly disclose that you will be receiving compensation from TunnelBear in return for endorsing our service.

Don't spam

No one likes unsolicited posts on forums, bulk emails, or sleazy popups. When sharing TunnelBear, keep it clean.

Don’t be deceptive

We will not tolerate any attempts to misrepresent our services, or impersonate us and our brand.

Affiliates who do not comply with our strict standards will be banned from of our Affiliate program, and have their commissions revoked. We have a zero-pawlerance policy.

How can I track my referrals and clicks?

Our web-based affiliate console is your one-stop shop for campaign management. The affiliate console provides you with real-time data on the number of impressions, clicks, and conversions that your TunnelBear referral link is generating.

When do I get paid?

We pay out on the first of every month for commission generated the previous month. If the first lands on a weekend, expect to see your PayPal transfer the next working day.

Which method of payment do you support?

We pay out commission in $USD via PayPal to the designated email you linked with your account. It’s secure, instant, and free for you! PayPal allows you to spend this money in an assortment of ways, or withdraw directly to your bank account.

What kind of marketing materials do you offer?

Within the Offers section of the affiliate console, we offer an assortment of bear-ified banners and creatives that you can use to boost conversions on your website.

Where can I use my referral link?

You can use your referral link anywhere! Send it to friends and family, embed it in a review or blog post about TunnelBear, or share it on your social networks.

What marketing methods are not allowed?

Refer to our Terms of Service

Help us keep affiliates honest

If you would like to flag an affiliate who is not ethically promoting TunnelBear, please send us an email below (screenshots and links help!)

We'll follow up with them, and give them 48 hours to make it right. Affiliates who are unresponsive will be removed from our Affiliate program.

Report an affiliate