TERMS OF USE


1. OVERVIEW

The Ace of Quills website (Site) is an online space for connecting with Tarot enthusiasts and learning about Tarot and Magick.

To maintain this space, we have established a set of Site rules. Please read the entire Terms of Use below. If you do not agree to them, do not use the Site. By accessing or using the Site in any manner, whether automated or otherwise, you agree to be bound by these terms.

You understand and agree that if you violate any of these terms, we can terminate your use of the site immediately without notice and without any right of refund, set-off or a hearing. We may revise these rules from time to time by updating this page. The revised rules will take effect as soon as they are posted on the Site.

2. CONTENT

We (Ace of Quills) are the owners of the Site, including all the content which makes up the Site (Content).

We encourage you to contribute to the Site by submitting comments, participating in the Site discussion areas and, where appropriate, uploading information and photos (Submissions).

You retain any ownership rights you already have on your Submissions. By posting Submissions, you agree that we can reproduce, modify, publish, and distribute the Submissions, and that we won’t breach anyone else’s rights if we do so.

In particular, by making a Submission on the Ace of Quills website pages, you consent to Ace of Quills reproducing and publishing that content (either in whole or an edited version of the posting) elsewhere on the Site, in communications, and on social media.

Please do not share resources, training, or content with people outside of the Site and claim that it is yours.

Nothing you do on the Site will transfer any ownership rights in any part of the Site to you, or permit you to assert any ownership rights, unless we specifically agree.

Unless we give you our specific written permission, you can’t reprint or electronically reproduce the Site or any of its contents, including tarot card images, in whole or in part. If you buy documents through the Site, you can use those for personal use, but don’t give them to anyone else outside of the Site to use.

We might change or take down the Site from time to time.

We may, from time to time, modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, any or all of the Site or the Content. If you keep using the Site or the Content after a revision, you accept the revised terms.

3. LINKING TO THIS SITE

We encourage you to provide links to this Site. While you may use the name of the Site in the text of any such link, you may not, without our prior written consent: (i) frame or inline link the Site or any Content; (ii) incorporate into another website or other product or service any part of the Site, Content or intellectual property; or (iii) use any of our logos or trademarks.

You must not represent or imply (i) that any part of the Site belongs to anyone other than us; or (ii) sponsorship of any site by us or the Site.

If we notify you that we object to the manner in which you provide links to this Site, you must immediately cease providing such links.

4. CONDUCT

The Site is intended as a safe place for people to learn about Tarot and Magick. It is of utmost importance that all conversations that take place on the Site be encouraging, inspiring, and kind. We expect participants to help us achieve this by keeping the conversations in the comments welcoming and inviting, and following these basic rules:

(a) Please be pleasant and respectful of the opinions and beliefs of others.

(b) Be open to ideas and opinions that may be different to yours.

(c) Keep personal differences out of discussions.

(d) Keep your comments focused and on topic.

(e) No blatant self-promotion, marketing, advertising or sales pitches of your own products or services (or anyone else’s).

(f) Maintain client privacy and confidentiality. Remove any identifiable information if you wish to share a reading or situation.

(g) What is shared on the Site, stays on the Site. Respect each other’s privacy and intellectual property.

5. GENERAL RESTRICTIONS

It is a condition of your use of the Site that you do not:

(a) violate any applicable laws;

(b) purchase, download or copy any Content and use such purchase, download or copy to pirate that Content;

(c) resell or redistribute any Content on its own or as part of a compilation, whether claimed as your own property or properly attributed;

(d) interfere with or disrupt any servers or networks used to provide the Site or its features, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of the networks we use to provide the Site;

(e) distribute viruses, corrupted files or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of any computer hardware or software;

(f) disclose any password associated with an account you use to access the Site (and you will be solely and personally responsible for all activities that occur under your account);

(g) gain unauthorized access to the Site, or any account, computer system or network connected to the Site, by means such as hacking, password mining or other illicit means;

(h) obtain or attempt to obtain Content or any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Site;

(i) collect, store or use any e-mail address or other personal data about other users of the Site;

(j) use the Site to instigate or encourage others to commit illegal activities or cause injury or property damage to any person;

(k) use the Site for any purpose that is threatening, libelous, defamatory, abusive, obscene, vulgar, pornographic, profane, racist, indecent or infringing of another person’s rights;

(l) modify or delete any Content and/or communications on the Site; or

(m) engage in any other conduct that restricts or inhibits any other person from using or enjoying the Site.

6. COMMUNICATION

From time to time, we might send you business-related communications, but only if you have registered or subscribed to receive them. If you ask us, we will stop sending promotional materials to you.

7. IDENTIFICATION

In order to access certain features of the Site, you may need to (i) sign in via your social media account; or (ii) verify that you are over 18 years old.

We expect you to be honest and give the correct information about who you are. You can choose a display name which is different to your real name, but you cannot pretend to be someone else or use a vulgar or offensive display name.

If you provide us with inaccurate or untrue information or break any of our rules, we can prevent you from accessing or participating in the Site.

You can access and participate in the Site only for personal purposes.

8. PAYMENT

To process all the payments, we use WooCommerce and PayPal. Please visit the sites and read their privacy policies and terms of use to better understand how they collect, use, and store your personal information.

You agree to be financially responsible for all purchases made by you or someone acting on your behalf through the Site. You agree to use the Site and to purchase services or products through the Site for legitimate, non-commercial purposes only. You agree to only purchase goods or services for yourself or for another person for whom you are legally permitted to do so. When making a purchase for a third party that requires you to submit the third party’s personal information to us or a merchant, you represent that you have obtained the express consent of such third party to provide such third party’s personal information.

If you buy anything via the Site, you must pay for it.

All prices are in USD.

All sales are final. We are not required to provide a refund if you change your mind about the products/services you obtain from us.

Certain sections of the Site may allow you to purchase many different types of products and services online that are provided by third parties. We are not responsible for the quality, accuracy, timeliness, reliability or any other aspect of these products and services. If you make a purchase from a merchant on the Site or on a site linked to by the Site, the information obtained during your visit to that merchant’s online store or site, and the information that you give as part of the transaction, such as your credit card number and contact information, may be collected by both the merchant and us. A merchant may have privacy and data collection practices that are different from ours. We have no responsibility or liability for these independent policies. When you purchase third-party products or services on or through the Site, you may be subject to additional terms and conditions that specifically apply to your purchase or use of such products or services. For more information regarding a merchant, its online store, its privacy policies, and/or any additional terms and conditions that may apply, visit that merchant’s website and click on its information links, or contact the merchant directly. You release us and our affiliates from any damages that you incur and agree not to assert any claims against us or them, arising from your purchase or use of any products or services made available by third parties through the Site.

Your participation, correspondence or business dealings with any third party found on or through our Site, regarding payment and delivery of specific goods and services, and any other terms, conditions, representations or warranties associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such third party. You agree that we will not be responsible or liable for any loss, damage, or other matters of any sort incurred as the result of such dealings.

9. LINKS AND ADVERTISEMENTS

The Site may contain links to websites operated by third parties or include advertising or promotional material provided by our advertisers. Some of the links we provide are “affiliate links”. This means that if you click on the link and purchase the item connected to that link, we will receive an affiliate commission. We are not responsible for, and do not endorse, the content, information, opinions, advice, products or services or accuracy of any other sites linked to the Site or advertising or promotional material published on the Site. You should contact the relevant third party directly if you have any questions.

In some instances, advertisements will contain offers which you accept by clicking through to an advertiser’s website. The advertiser is solely responsible for the offer. Where the Site includes products of third parties available for purchase, the prices and product description are the responsibility of the retailer.

10. MODERATION

Even if you stick to the rules, from time to time others may not (we’ll deal with them separately). You understand that you access and use the Site at your own risk. We reserve the right to review, flag, modify, refuse or remove any or all Submissions, but we don’t have to, and we will not be responsible for anyone’s Submissions. Also, you understand that we have no control over the accuracy or completeness of any Submissions.

If you believe someone else is not following the guidelines, please let the Site team know by e- mail: contact@aceofquills.com

All comments on our Site are being monitored. They will be reviewed as quickly as possible. We reserve the right to delete negative or hateful comments or remove any content that others might find offensive or threatening.

We reserve the right to reject comments that direct readers to third-party websites. You may face personal liability if content you submit is published and is unlawful.

11. PRIVACY

We also have a Privacy Policy. Please read it HERE.

By accessing and using the Site, you give us permission to use your personal information in accordance with our Privacy Policy. It is part of these Terms of Use.

12. TERMINATION

We may, under certain circumstances and without prior notice, immediately terminate your account, any associated username or access to the Site, any Content or any services. Causes for termination include: (1) breaches of these terms or other policies or rules; (2) your engagement in fraudulent or illegal activity; (3) unexpected technical or security issues; and (4) requests by law enforcement or other government agencies.

13. YOUR RIGHTS

You specifically agree that your access to, and use of, the Site and its Content is at your sole risk, and the Site and its Content are provided “as is” and “as available”. We especially do not promise that:

(a) your access to, and use of, the Site and its Content will meet your requirements (and you acknowledge that you have relied upon your own experience, skill and judgement to evaluate the Site, and that you are satisfied as to the suitability of the information on the Site to meet your requirements); or

(b) your access to, and participation in, the Site will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or free from viruses or error.

So long as the law says we can, we exclude all express or implied representations, warranties, guarantees or other provisions that aren’t contained in the Terms, including anything about acceptable quality, fitness for purpose, timeliness or non-infringement of third-party rights. If there’s anything we aren’t allowed to exclude (“Non-Excludable Term”), but we’re able to limit your remedy for a breach of such a Non-Excludable Term, then our liability is limited to our choice of one or more of the following:

(a) in relation to services, supplying of the services again.

We aren’t responsible for any loss, corruption or interception of data sent to or from the Site that occurs outside of our computer systems (such as those which occur while data is being sent over the internet). We recommend that you install and use up to date anti-virus and firewall software on your computer.

We promise, and you promise, that we won’t say bad things about each other. The Site and the Content may contain links to websites operated by third parties, or include advertising or promotional material provided by our advertisers. We are not responsible for that content or the accuracy of any other sites linked to via the Site or the Content. You should contact the relevant third party directly if you have any questions.

We are not responsible for the actions or inactions of advertisers or content on linked sites.

14. DISCLAIMER

In providing our Services, we are providing you with facts, information, insights and ideas only in order to assist you in your learning and your personal and spiritual development. You need to decide what may work best for your own personal needs and should make your own assessment after careful consideration of your situation.

We do not have your personal information, finances, your individual facts or situation in mind when we provide these Services. Our Services are not intended, nor should they be construed, as advice, and we recommend that you contact a professional advisor if you would like information or advice that takes into account your personal and particular goals and financial situation.

15. COPYRIGHT NOTICE

The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (the “DMCA”) provides recourse for copyright owners who believe that material appearing on the internet infringes their rights under U.S. copyright law. If you believe in good faith that materials hosted by us infringe your copyright, you, or your agent, may send us a notice requesting that the material be removed or access to it be blocked. Any notification by a copyright owner or a person authorized to act on its behalf that fails to comply with requirements of the DMCA will not be considered sufficient notice and will not be deemed to confer upon us actual knowledge of facts or circumstances from which infringing material or acts are evident.

If you believe in good faith that a notice of copyright infringement has been wrongly filed against you, the DMCA permits you to send us a counter-notice. All notices and counter notices must meet the current statutory requirements imposed by the DMCA; see http://www.loc.gov/copyright for details. Our Copyright Agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement or counter notices can be reached as follows: contact@aceofquills.com

16. LEGAL

If we can’t resolve any legal issues between us, then our dispute will be taken care of by the courts. We won’t intervene in disputes between members.

These terms constitute the entire agreement between us and you in relation to the Site and supersede all other (prior or contemporaneous) communications or displays whether electronic, oral or written, between us and you in relation to the Site.

Your use of the Site is conducted electronically, and we may communicate with you electronically for all aspects of your use of the Site, including sending you electronic notices. The word “including” when used in these terms is not a term of limitation.

17. CONTACTING US

If you have any questions regarding these terms, you can contact us at:

E-mail: contact@aceofquills.com