Frequently Asked Questions

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What is
What is’s Mission?
What is Shop & Earn on
Do I have to live in the U.S. to shop on Permission and earn ASK?
Why should I shop on Permission?
Why should I sell on Permission?
Can advertisers see my personal data?
What is the Permission Score?
How do I earn ASK?
Why is there a waiting period before my ASK appears in my wallet?
Why not use fiat currency instead of ASK?
What is the total supply of ASK?
Is ASK an ERC-20 Token?
What are the Coin Economics for ASK?
How is my data secure?
How long does my ASK stay in pending?
What is Two-Factor Authentication?
What do I do if I am having trouble with verifying my identity (KYC)?
Can I spend my ASK on
What other wallets support ASK?
How do I create an ASK Metamask Wallet?
Why was my account suspended?
Can I unsuspend my account?
How is ASK different from Basic Attention Token (BAT)?

Data Algebra

What is Data Algebra?
Is it Data Algebra like relational algebra?
What is the basic “atom” of data?
What can Data Algebra be used for?
Where has it been applied?
Where is it currently in use?


What does PermissionQE stand for?
What is the PermissionQE Project?
Is it an open-source project?
Why did not simply use existing data integration tools?
What Query Language does it use?
Will be using Data Algebra in this project?
Who will use PermissionQE?
Which data sources will the query engine be able to access?
How does the Query Engine work?
Does it provide a data analysis capability?

Shop & Earn

When Will I Receive My Order?
What Is Your Shipping Policy?
What Is Your Return Policy?
What Do I Do If I Didn't Receive My Order?
Why Didn’t I Receive An Order Confirmation?
I'm A Chinese Member - How Will My Shop & Earn Experience Differ?
Can I Spend My ASK On Shop & Earn?
Do I Have To Live In The U.S. To Shop And Earn ASK?
Why Should I Shop On Shop & Earn?


Does Permission have a Referral Program?
Are there any earning limits to the referral program?
How do I earn ASK by referring my friends to Permission?
How can I see how much ASK I earned from referrals?

Ambassador Program

Does Permission have an Ambassador Program?

Influencer Program

Does Permission have an Influencer Program?


Where can I buy ASK?
Do I need to set-up an account on the exchanges in order to transact ASK on those exchanges?
Will ASK be listed on more exchanges in the future?
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