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What is the association bonus?

I was just awarded +100 reputation on all of my Stack Exchange accounts. What is this bonus for? It simply says "Association Bonus" on my reputation overview. Return to FAQ index
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The new notification system didn't notify me of my Investor badge :(

Today I got awarded an Investor badge: ... but the new notification system didn't show me no shiny grey (1) (or show me it at all...): (it's not any further down, I promise) Needless to say, I'm ...
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Prevent the 'Notification Fiesta'

This proposal is very similar to the abuse of the notification bar. Take a look at this screenshot: Three notifications! None of these are important (*): +100 Reputation. Associated accounts. ...
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Didn't get notifications for Custodian badge

I didn't get the badge notification for the Custodian badge: I don't mind not getting notified for a Suggested Edit I accepted months ago. But my First Post reviewed badge was awarded because of a ...
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What defines a 'Veteran user'?

I've just found out the reason I don't get all my privelege and badge notifications because I am a 'Veteran user' on Stackoverflow. https://meta.stackexchange.com/questions/84225/orange-bar-not-...
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Not receiving a badge notification [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Which badges do not cause a notification for experienced users? Today i was awarded with the Suffrage and Vox Populi badges. 40 minutes after reaching the 40 votes, i received ...
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Missing badge notifications for badges earned on other sites? [duplicate]

Some times I notice I have a new badge by the number in the header, but there is no notification 'You've earned X badge, see it in your profile'. Over time I got the impression, that this happens only ...
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Achievements dropdown no longer listing earned badges? [duplicate]

I have just awarded my first bounty in stackoverflow and got the bronze "Benefactor" badge, but I somehow didn't got notified about this in my recent achievements dropdown. It used to do that with the ...
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Why do I keep getting a notification for earning the Autobiographer badge with no reputation changes?

The You've earned the "Autobiographer" badge (Complete "About Me" section of user profile) achievement keeps popping for me everytime i visit Stack Overflow Is it a bug? It's irritating seeing the ...
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Is the alert for new badges not shown anymore? [duplicate]

I thought that, when I first started using Stack Exchange sites, I received alerts for every new badges I earned. I no longer see this happening, and it hasn't happened for awhile. Have the alerts ...
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Badges I've earned aren't always showing up in the Achievements dialog [duplicate]

Recently, I used all of my daily 40 upvotes on an SE site (Android SE). However, the achievements dialog only showed one of the badges - not two. Here's a screenshot. In the screenshot, the Badges ...
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Does the Disciplined badge not show up in achievements? [duplicate]

I had occasion to delete a score = 3 answer yesterday (legitimate reasons - I'd misinterpreted the question). I got the Disciplined badge, but the achievements list doesn't show it. It does show the ...
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Will I be notified for new badge in achievement box? [duplicate]

I recently gained a badge and I wonder: will I be notified for all new badges in my achievement box? I was not notified for the suffrage badge. Is this the correct behavior?
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Getting notifications from other Stack Exchange websites

Why is it that whenever I get a badge or some comment from Stack Overflow or the DSP Stack Exchange, I get notified by the red balloon, but when I get a similar response on some other branch like ...
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Not getting notifications on new badge being rewarded [duplicate]

I was recently awarded a new badge but didn't receive notification for that in inbox. I observed that in the two recent badges that I was awarded. Is this the default behavior on Meta or something is ...

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