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Terms of Service
Nordstrom prohibits the use of rewards or cashback to incentivize purchases.

Nordstrom prohibits the distribution of coupons and vouchers through the affiliate channel.

Nordstrom does not allow publishers to promote their brand through paid search. The use of Nordstrom trademarks, or variations thereof, in keywords, ad copies, or display URLs is prohibited. Publishers are required to add all Nordstrom trademarks as negative keyword matches for paid search campaigns. Direct Linking from paid search is prohibited.

Examples of unsuitable sites include, but are not limited to, those that:
(a) contain or link to nudity or pornography or promote sexually explicit materials
(b) promote violence
(c) promote discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age
(d) promote illegal activities
(e) infringe our intellectual property rights or those of any third party or otherwise violate the rights of any third party
(f) contain, in our sole judgment, material that is defamatory, fraudulent, or harassing to us or any third party
(g) promote the use of any pyramid or similar schemes
(h) contain software downloads that potentially enable diversions of commissions from other sites
(i) include "Nordstrom", "Nordstrom, Inc.", "" or "," or variations or misspellings thereof, in their domain names
(j) have a clear stated mission that is in part to support religious or politically active causes, as represented on the homepage or one of the key landing pages
(k) distribute content to third parties