Terms and Conditions
By accepting our terms and agreements, you release Theminoritynetwork.com, The Minority Network, LLC, (including our officers, agents, and employee) from claims, damages and lost profits (including direct, indirect, consequential, of every kind), resulting from the use of our site. Additionally, The Minority Network is not responsible or liable for other members' actions or inactions on this site. You agree and understand Theminoritynetwork.com is only a venue and provides a valuable service for users. As a member, you assume total responsibility and risk when using Theminoritynetwork.com. The Minority Network liability is limited to the greatest extent permitted by U.S. Law. We reserve the right to limit, suspend, or terminate member accounts when we see fit due to breach of this agreement. As a member of Theminoritynetwork.com, you agree not to hold The Minority Network, LLC, responsible for any fraudulent items they list, inaccurate listings or damages resulting from slander, libel, or any other claim resulting from the use of this site. In no event, will The Minority Network be liable for this misuse of your login information. It is strongly recommended to keep your login information secure. You will not distribute any viruses or any other technologies that may harm The Minority Network or its property. As a member, you agree to receive email trade requests, notifications, member questions, news and updates on Theminoritynetwork.com, and other email notifications. If you no longer want to receive our email notifications or cancel membership, send a request to our email contact.
Personal identification information
We may collect personal identification information from users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, place an order, subscribe to the newsletter, respond to a survey, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address, phone number. Users may, however, visit our Site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.
Non-personal identification information
We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.
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How we use collected information
The Minority Network LLC may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes: To improve customer service Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently. To personalize user experience We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site. To improve our Site We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services. To process payments We may use the information Users provide about themselves when placing an order only to provide service to that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to provide the service. To run a promotion, contest, survey or other Site feature To send Users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them. To send periodic emails We may use the email address to send User information and updates pertaining to their order. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests. If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, they may do so by contacting us via our Site.
How we protect your information
We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site. Sensitive and private data exchange between the Site and its Users happens over a SSL secured communication channel and is encrypted and protected with digital signatures. Our Site is also in compliance with PCI vulnerability standards in order to create as secure of an environment as possible for Users.
Trademarking and Copyrighting
You may not modify, copy, reproduce in any manner, the material on this site, without the permission of The Minority Network LLC.
By using Theminoritynetwork.com, you agree not to post false, offensive, inaccurate, libelous information about you, other members, products, people, The Minority Network, or any other information of that nature on this site. You agree not to promote any referral links on this site, SPAM, or other third party links beyond the limitations of this contract in any way without the permission of The Minority Network, LLC. You agree not to list a large and/or unmanageable load on our infrastructure. You agree not to collect information about users for the solicitation of goods or other third-party intentions beyond the sole purpose of this site. Presently, our site is free, but we reserve the right to institute a charge to provide service in the future. As a user, you agree when taking action to rate a fellow user to accurately rate your trade partner.
As a user of this site, The Minority Network cannot guarantee this site will be free of infection, viruses, or other destructive code of that nature. You agree that The Minority Network cannot guarantee continuous or secure access to our site, and is not liable for any loss of money, damages, reputation, or any damages of this nature arising directly or indirectly from the use of this site. If a dispute arises, you will indemnify and hold us (and our officers, agents, employees) immune from any claim or demand. You agree and accept the risk of the possibility of the content of this site being offensive, misleading, or other content of that nature and accept that The Minority Network is not liable for such user acts.
Limitations and Terminations
You acknowledge that The Minority Network LLC may establish limits concerning use of the Service. You agree that The Minority Network has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any Content maintained or transmitted by the Service. You acknowledge that The Minority Network reserves the right at any time to modify or discontinue the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice, and that The Minority Network shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Service. You agree that The Minority Network in its sole discretion, has the right (but not the obligation) to delete or deactivate your account, block your email or IP address, or otherwise terminate your access to or use of the Site (or any part thereof), immediately and without notice, and remove and discard any Content within the Site, for any reason, including, without limitation, if The Minority Network believes that you have acted inconsistently with these Terms. Further, you agree that The Minority Network shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your access to the Site. Further, you agree not to attempt to use the Site or the Service after said termination.
Sharing your personal information
We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above. We may use third party service providers to help us operate our business and the Site or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your permission.
Third party websites
Users may find advertising or other content on our Site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website's own terms and policies.