Terms of Service

DebtCleanse.com Online Terms of Service

Last Updated: April 8, 2016

AGREEMENT BETWEEN USER AND DEBT CLEANSE LLC

Debt Cleanse LLC provides each user (“you”) with access to its content, resources, tools for communication, public forums, commerce platforms, and other services and books through its network of websites (the “Service”). Debt Cleanse LLC provides its Service to you, subject to the following Terms of Service.

Debt Cleanse LLC is not responsible for providing you access facilities or equipment (in any form) to its Service. You also understand and agree that the Service may include advertisements and sponsorships and that these are necessary for Debt Cleanse LLC to provide the Service. You also understand and agree that Debt Cleanse LLC makes no submission about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, and accuracy of the information, products, services and related graphics contained within the Service for any purpose. The Service is provided “as is” without warranty of any kind. Debt Cleanse LLC hereby disclaims all warranties and conditions with regard to the Service.

THE SERVICE IS SUBJECT TO THE APPLICIABLE LEGAL DISCLAIMER.

ACKNOWLEDGMENT AND ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS OF SERVICE

The Service is provided to you under the terms and conditions and any amendments thereto and any operating rules or policies that may be published from time to time by Debt Cleanse LLC as part of the Terms of Service/Legal Disclaimer and related disclosures which are cumulatively included herein by reference. The Debt Cleanse LLC Terms of Service and Legal Disclaimer comprise the entire agreement between you and Debt Cleanse LLC and supersedes any prior agreements pertaining to the subject matter contained herein. BY COMPLETING THE REGISTRATION PROCESS AND CLICKING THE “SUBMIT” BUTTON, YOU ARE AGREEING TO BE BOUND BY THE Debt Cleanse LLC Terms of Service, Legal Disclaimer and Privacy Policy.

MODIFICATION OF THESE TERMS OF USE

Debt Cleanse LLC reserves the right to change any of the terms, conditions, and notices under which the Services are offered. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these terms and conditions, including changes/modifications if any incorporated by us from time to time. Your continued use of the Service constitutes your agreement to all such terms, conditions, and notices.

MODIFICATION TO THE SERVICE

Debt Cleanse LLC reserves the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part of the Service) with or without notice to you at any time and from time to time. You agree that Debt Cleanse LLC shall not be liable to you or any third party for any modification or discontinuance of the Service.

COST OF THE SERVICE

You are not directly charged for your use of the Service (other than the cost of any books should you decide to purchase them). Rather, Debt Cleanse charges your creditor a fee relative to any settlements completed through the Service. Should you purchase a book through the Debt Cleanse LLC website, the cost of the purchase will be disclosed.

USER CONDUCT

The Service may include e-mail services, message boards, chat areas, newsgroups, forums, communities and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with others (collectively, “Tools for Communication”). You agree to use the Tools for Communication only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and, when applicable, related to the particular tool for Communication. You also hereby agree that you shall not make use of the Service for any commercial purpose, including reselling and/or co-branding/private labeling.

As a condition of your use of the Service you agree to provide: (a) true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as required by the Service’s registration form (such data being the “Registration Information”) (b) maintain and promptly update the Registration Information to keep it accurate, current and complete. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, Debt Cleanse LLC has the right to terminate the user account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Service. (c) Debt Cleanse LLC the right to use / disclose the aggregate registration information to third parties in connection with marketing of services, subject to the privacy policy. You have also agreed to allow Debt Cleanse LLC to use your Registration Information to provide targeting of advertising and other service offers. This could also be used to customize the content you see, to fulfill your requests for certain products and services and to contact/inform you through e-mail or otherwise about special offers or new products.

Usage Obligations

As a condition of your use of the Service you will not use the Service for any illegal purposes. You will be solely responsible for the contents of transmissions made by you through the Service.

You agree not to use the Service to: (a) Obstruct or hinder the use and enjoyment of the Service by other users; (b) Violate any applicable local, state, national, and international laws and regulations; (c) Impersonate any person or entity, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; (d) Interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service, or defy any requirements, regulations or guidelines of networks connected to the Service; (e) Transmit or otherwise make available any material in connection with surveys, chain letters, junk e-mail, spamming, contests, pyramid schemes, or any duplicative or unsolicited messages (commercial or otherwise); (f) Upload, post, e-mail, transmit or otherwise make available any content that is unlawful, damaging, intimidating, hostile, offensive, harassing, defamatory, improper, obscene, vulgar, invasive of another’s privacy, caste related, ethnically or otherwise objectionable; (g) Upload, post, e-mail, transmit or otherwise make available any content protected by any patent, trademark, copyright or other intellectual proprietary laws unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents to do the same; (h) Upload files that contain viruses, worms, corrupted files or any other similar software or programs designed to disrupt, damage or limit the operation of any computer or telecommunications equipment or property of another; (i) “Stalk” or otherwise harass other users; collect or store personal data about other users. (j) Advertise, promote or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose unless the Service specifically allows such messages or transactions. (k) Reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion, use or access of the Service. (l) Violate the Fair Credit Reporting Act, the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act or any other law, (m) Conduct any activity that would aid or assist terrorism or related activity or would endanger U.S. military personnel.

Debt Cleanse LLC has no obligation to observe and monitor the Service. However, Debt Cleanse LLC reserves the right to review materials posted and to remove any material(s). Debt Cleanse LLC also reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Services, at any time, without notice, for any reason whatsoever.

Debt Cleanse LLC reserves the right to the extent applicable and to the extent the same is not waived through these provisions, at all times to divulge any information as it considers necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part. These would be more applicable to the publicly accessible areas of the Service that are intended to be available to the general public. For example, publicly accessible areas of the Service would include message boards and chat rooms that are open to both registered users and visitors.

In view of the global nature of the World Wide Web, you understands and agree that technical processing of tools of communication is (and may be) required to send and receive messages, to correspond/conform to the technical requirements of connecting networks, to correspond/conform to the limitations of the Service, or to correspond/conform to other, similar technical requirements.

User account, password and security

As part of the Service’s registration process you will provide us with current, complete and accurate information as requested by the registration form. You will then choose a user name and password. You take total responsibility for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and account. You are also entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify Debt Cleanse LLC immediately of any unlawful/unauthorized use of your account or any other security violation. You agree to ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. You understand that Debt Cleanse LLC will not be liable for any loss or damage in any form incurred as a result of unauthorized usage of your account, with or without your knowledge. However, you could be held liable for losses or damages incurred by Debt Cleanse LLC or a third party as a result of your failure to comply with this clause. You also agree not to use anyone else’s account, at any time, without the prior permission of the account holder.

PRIVACY POLICY

Registration information and certain other information about you are subject to our Privacy Policy. For more information, see our Privacy Policy.

DISCLAIMER

Registration information and certain other information about you are subject to our Disclaimer. For more information, see our Legal Disclaimer.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

You expressly understand and agree that to the extent permitted under the law, Debt Cleanse LLC shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses (even if Debt Cleanse LLC has been advised of the possibility of such damages), resulting from: (i) the use or the inability to use the service; (ii) the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services resulting from any goods, data, information or services purchased or obtained or messages received or transactions entered into through or from the service; (iii) unauthorized access to or alteration of your transmissions or data; (iv) statements or conduct of any third party on the service; (v) the inability to settle debts; (vi) any lawsuits filed against you for failure to pay a debt; (vii) a decline in your credit rating; (viii) an increase in your debt or (ix) any other matter relating to the Service.

CONTENT PROVIDED TO THE SERVICE

Debt Cleanse LLC does not claim ownership of the “content” (in the form of data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials) that you provide to Debt Cleanse LLC (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, privately transmit, input or submit to any Debt Cleanse LLC site or service for review by the general public. However, by posting, uploading, or making available content or any other material, you grant Debt Cleanse LLC and its affiliate sites permission to use your submission in connection with the operation of their Internet businesses, including, without limitation, the rights to copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your submission, and to publish your name in connection with your submission.

Copyright and Trademark Notices

 

All Material included on DebtCleanse.com, except third party content as referenced above, is the property of Company and is protected by United States and international copyright laws. No portion of the Material on DebtCleanse.com may be reprinted or republished in any form without the express written permission of Company or, with respect to third party content, its respective owner. You may download Material from DebtCleanse.com your own personal, non-commercial use only, provided you do not modify the Material and keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. You may not further distribute or display such Material for any purpose. Without our prior written consent, you may not (a) allow, enable, or otherwise support the transmission of mass unsolicited, commercial advertising or solicitations via e-mail (spam); (b) use any high volume, automated, or electronic means (including without limitation robots, spiders, scripts or other automatic device) to monitor or copy our web pages or the content contained thereon; (c) link or deep-link to DebtCleanse.com for any purpose; or (d) frame DebtCleanse.com, place pop-up windows over its pages, or otherwise affect the display of its pages.
Certain of the names, logos, and other materials displayed on DebtCleanse.com may constitute trademarks, tradenames, service marks or logos (“Marks”) of Company or third parties. You are not authorized to use any such Marks. Ownership of all such Marks and the goodwill associated therewith, with the exception of the third party Marks, remains with Company and are protected by United States and international trademark laws. Nothing contained on DebtCleanse.com should be construed as granting, by implication or otherwise, any license or right to use any of the Marks displayed on DebtCleanse.com. Your use of the Marks displayed on DebtCleanse.com, or any other content on DebtCleanse.com, except as provided herein, is strictly prohibited. All Marks not owned by Company that appear on DebtCleanse.com are the property of their respective owners.

 

Copyright Infringement Policy

 

In accordance with the requirements set forth in the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Title 17 United States Code Section 512(c)(2) (“DMCA”), Company will investigate notices of copyright infringement and take appropriate remedial action. If you believe that any Content on DebtCleanse.com has been used or copied in a manner that infringes your work, please provide a written notification of claimed copyright infringement to the Designated Agent for the Site containing the following elements as set forth in the DMCA:

 

Company’s designated agent for the written notification of claims of copyright infringement can be contacted at the following address:

 

Designated Agent – Copyright Infringement Claims

Debt Cleanse LLC

Debt Cleanse LLC

819 S. Wabash Avenue, Suite 606

Chicago, IL 60605

Phone: (312) 386-5679

Email: jnewbery@debtcleanse.com