Terms and Conditions
Terms and Conditions for 5 STAR Direct Marketing Community
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*NEW ACTIVE MEMBER AGREES TO TERMS AND CONDITIONS LISTED BELOW UPON THEIR OWN SUBMISSION OF THEIR ACCEPTANCE AND APPLICATION TO THE 5 STAR COMMUNITY.
5 STAR Direct Marketing (5 STAR Community) is a privately held direct marketing service company created exclusively for small business owners. 5 STAR Clients and Members are given the opportunity to meet other professional businesses, learn marketing strategies, attend business forums and network together in a professional Community environment.
5 STAR DIRECT MARKETING (5 STAR) RESERVES THE RIGHT TO REFUSE SERVICE AND/OR REMOVE ACCESS TO ANY COMMUNITY MEMBER WHO DOES NOT OBLIGE TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND/OR DOES NOT PORTRAY A PROFESSIONAL IMAGE. ANY ACTS OF LEWDNESS, EXPLICIT MATERIAL OR IMAGES OF ANY UNPROFESSIONAL MANNER, HARASSMENT OF OTHER COMMUNITY MEMBERS CAN CAUSE IMMEDIATE TERMINATION AND MEMBER WILL NOT BE REFUNDED ANY FUNDS WHATSOEVER. 5 STAR ASSUMES NO RESPONSIBILITY OF THIS MATERIAL AND HOLDS THE RIGHT TO REMOVE ANY OFFENSIVE MATERIAL AT ANYTIME WITHOUT ANY MEMBERS’ PERMISSION.
Current and Past Members immediately agree not to solicit any uninvited material without permission from other Members.
1. 5 STAR Online Membership Plan-$39 per month: Full Online Community Access.
Member agrees not to use any 5 STAR Direct Marketing services or 5 STAR Community information in any way that competes with, shares with, or is of conflict of interest to 5 STAR Direct Marketing, in any manner.
Member also agrees not to solicit any uninvited material without permission.
2. 5 STAR Community Member Plan: Payment Terms -$79 per month
A-1. Active Member agrees to contribute 5 STAR Direct Marketing $79 USD, (unless other special arrangements have been arranged by both parties) for their own 5 Star Community Membership per month.
Upon enrollment, one payment of $79 is due and any other special arrangements made between Member and 5 Star Community is on party agreed terms.
A-2. Member will be charged a one time $35 cancellation fee if member cancels before 6 months of membership. Member may cancel at anytime without further obligations.
B. 5 STAR Community Memberships includes: Any 5 STAR sponsored live event attendance, Ticket to quarterly 5 STAR Members' Receptions, Admission to 5 STAR workshops, Pro-rated Master-mind group access, Access to unlimited use of online forum, online business profile, 24/7 membership directory advertising space, private messaging service, member coaching access. Members also have the rights to request marketing advice/coaching from other Members.
C. Member's dues will be charged upon their own approval and confirmation. Once member confirms their confirmation of continued access, their membership level fee will be charged that day and then again 30 calendar days from the day of their initial enrollment, unless other special arrangements are agreed upon. Once enrolled, payment is only applied every 30 calendar days.
D. Member understands they are responsible to be pro-active in using services and showing up to meetings. Strategies provided are optional and agrees the fees are due to 5 STAR Direct Marketing, regardless of Member's level of participation.
D-1. No refunds will be issued after 3 day grace period for any reason.
E. Member also understands that once they cancel their membership and re-enroll at a later date, there is no guarantee the price of memberships will be the same.
F. TERMINATION POLICY and Agreement: Member may cancel membership at anytime with written notice and is not to expect any refunds or pro-rated charges. Membership listing and online community access will no longer be accessible.
In addition, Member agrees a one-time $35 cancellation fee will be processed on the day of termination as notice will be sent by Member and as mentioned in section 2, A-2., this fee only applies if member cancels before 6 months of membership. This is a one time fee and member may cancel with no further obligations.
Upon termination, member will lose access to online community and advertising listing in community directory will be removed.
G. 100% Money Back Guarantee: If Member is unsatisfied for any reason of being an active Member in the 5 STAR Community, within first three (3) calendar days, Member may request a full refund along with a written notice of termination. The amount refunded will only be the amount approved for their first month paid of active membership.
A. It is understood and agreed that 5 STAR Direct Marketing is not entering into the operation, management or partnerships of Member's business. Member agrees to indemnify and hold 5 STAR Direct Marketing their affiliations, consultants and any other 5 STAR members harmless and defend 5 STAR and all their affiliations from all third party claims in any rise of any legal action.
B. Membership will be used for Active Member's use only, until Member cancels service. Member also agrees not to share their membership access with anyone outside of their organization.
C. Member agrees that these services and shared marketing strategies shared in the 5 STAR Community are exclusively for their own business purposes. Member also agrees not to share any portion of 5 STAR Community with any other person, company, competitors of both 5 STAR and Member outside their employees or partners.
D. 5 STAR holds the rights to cancel member’s terms or void use of community if these terms are not completely met. 5 STAR also holds the rights to refuse service to anyone.
E. Member agrees not to use any 5 STAR Direct Marketing services or 5 STAR Community information in any way that competes with, shares with, or is of conflict of interest to 5 STAR Direct Marketing, in any manner.
4. Important Notice
This agreement applies to the use of any shared strategies and discussions that are subject to the specific license of the 5 STAR Direct Marketing, Community, conditions of their respective authors.
IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT, DO NOT BORROW, INSTALL, COPY, DOWNLOAD OR USE ANY OF SHARED ON-LINE STRATEGIES without a written and verbal agreement from 5 STAR Direct Marketing, 5 STAR Restaurant Marketing LLC and ALL ITS’ MEMBERS.
5. Not Commercial Software
The downloaded files subject to this agreement are not commercial software. The Company has performed no quality assurance testing and will not maintain support for third party companies referred.
6. No Additional Licenses
This Agreement does not authorize you, in any manner or medium, to use 5 STAR Direct Marketing or other community members names, logos, or trademarks or to indicate that you are using a 5 STAR file. Member acknowledges and agree that all rights, title, and interest in and to the file belong to 5 STAR Direct Marketing Co or the owner and creator of such copyrighted file.
Upon any termination of this Agreement, all rights granted herein shall immediately terminate. 5 Star may also cancel member's service and agreement at any time, if 5 Star feels member has abused their use to these terms or acted harmful towards any other community members.
8. Risk of Use
Member understands that not all strategies have been tested and results may vary differently for each member. Member's use of any copyrighted file is entirely at own risk.
9. Limitation on Liability
In no case shall 5 STAR Direct Marketing, be liable for any indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages or loss, including without limitation, lost profits or the inability to use equipment or access data.
10. Export Law Assurances
Member acknowledges that the Downloaded and copyrighted Files are subject to the export control laws and regulations of the United States. You confirm and agree that you will not export any Downloaded and Copyrighted File, directly or indirectly, to any country or end user that is subject to United States export restrictions, or import into any country, except as permitted by the laws and regulations of the applicable country.