Terms of Service
Effective as from 4/9/2018
Acceptance of the Terms of Service
We want to keep our relationship with you as personable and clear of legalese as possible, but please read the Terms carefully before you start using the Website. By using the Website you accept and agree to be bound and abide by these Terms of Service. You must agree to and accept all of the Terms of Service, or you don’t have the right to use our Service.
PRICE INFORMATION FOUND ON THIS SITE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.
- Changes to the Terms of Service and the Website and Notices
We reserve the right to update the Website and these Terms of Service periodically, at our discretion and without any notice. Yet, this document is public on www.strongselfie.com, and you will be able to track the changes of any new version. Your continued use of the Website following the publishing of an updated Terms of Service means that you accept and agree to the changes. We will make every attempt to notify you of the changes to the Terms of Service, however, it is your responsibility to ensure that you keep your contact information updated on the Website.
Except for changes by us as described here, no other amendment or modification of these terms will be effective unless in writing and signed by both parties.
- Accessing the Website, Security, and Privacy
To use the services, you agree that: (1) you are the “Minimum Age” (defined below) or older; (2) you will only have one www.strongselfie.com account, which must be in your real and legal name; and (3) you are not already restricted by Us from using the services.
“Minimum Age” means 13 years old with parental consent. However, if law requires that you must be older in order for www.strongselfie.com to lawfully provide the services to you (including the collection, storage and use of your information) then the Minimum Age is such older age. The Website and its services are not for use by anyone under the age of 13. For paid purchases, and when using credit card services, you must be a minimum of 18 years.
When you share information on the Website, others may see, copy, and use that information. Our services allow messaging and sharing of information. Information and content that you share or post may be seen by other individuals, businesses or, if public, by Visitors. Where we have made settings available, we will honor the choices you make about who can see content or information. Note that other activities, such as sending messages, are by default private, are only visible to the addressee(s).
We are not obligated to publish any information or content on our service and can remove it in our sole discretion, with or without notice. You are obligated to follow state or federal laws when sharing information including copyrights, trademarks, or intellectual property, etc.
You own all of the content, feedback, and personal information you provide to us, but you also grant us a non-exclusive license to use it. You promise to only provide information and content that you have the right to share, and that your www.strongselfie.com page will contain only information that is truthful.
As between you and the Company, you own the content and information that you submit or post on the Website, but you are granting Us the rights to use, copy, modify, distribute, publish, and process, information and content that you provide through the Website, without any further consent, notice and/or compensation to you or others.
You agree to only provide content or information that does not violate the law nor anyone's rights (e.g., without violating any intellectual property rights or breaching a contract). You also agree that your profile information will be truthful. We may be required by law to remove certain information or content in certain cases.
- Nature of your use of and Purchases on the Website.
The Website is designed for young girls to use with the supervision and permission of their parents or legal guardians. It is intended that the users will subscribe and purchase the service, which is to receive periodically and on a regular basis a box in the mail filled with trendy and fun products while providing a positive message.
You will be responsible for paying, withholding, filing and reporting all taxes, duties and other government assessments associated with your activity in connection with the Services.
When you create an account on the Website, the information you provide to Us is gathered by the Website. Before you can use our services, you must register with Us. The information you must provide includes: your full, legal name; age; email address; user name created by you; a password created by you; credit card or banking account information; billing information including your street address; and other information you enter into the Website.
We reserve the right to use the information that you provide while using the Website to contact you periodically. The reasons We might contact you include providing you with vital information, sending you required notices, and offering you marketing promotions.
Strong Self(ie) offers subscription membership plans (“Membership(s)”) pursuant to which you will receive regular shipments of our trendy and fun products. Seasonal Memberships consist of an initial seasonal product box (each, a “Box”) and an additional season Box sent out quarterly thereafter – Winter (December), Spring (March), Summer (June), Fall (September).
If you sign up for a Season Membership, you will be immediately billed $59.95 (as a non-refundable minimum purchase) and that seasons Box will be the first box you will receive. The specific box you receive as a first-time subscriber is subject to availability. Thereafter, your credit card will be charged $59.95 up to three weeks in advance of the subsequent season Box shipment date, every season (so four times a year) thereafter. When you subscribe to a STRONG self(ie) subscription box you agree to receive and pay for a minimum of two (2) seasons, which range from three to five months in duration. After that, subscribers are free to cancel without penalty.
Memberships are continuous and automatically renew, unless you cancel or we terminate your account.
Seasonal Membership automatically renew each “Season” (calendar quarter) and, unless you timely cancel, you will be charged as described above.
If you choose an Annual Membership, you will receive the same Boxes as you would under a Seasonal Membership. If you sign up for an Annual Membership, you will be immediately billed $199.80 (as a non-refundable minimum purchase) for a term of twelve months and four boxes.
Annual Memberships automatically renew annually and, unless you timely cancel, you will be charged or the next annual Membership Term up to two weeks before the then current Box is shipped.
Every season we may offer additional products that Members may add to that season’s Box (“Add-on”). Add-on’s for Seasonal Members are billed approximately at the same time as payment for the Seasonal Boxes. Add-Ons for Annual Members are billed up to three weeks before seasonal Boxes are shipped. Add-On’s are shipped at the same time as your regular Boxes.
Payments shall be processed through our site and shall be in the form you select when you either submit an order form or your register a paid service. We reserve the right to withhold payment or charge back to your account any amounts otherwise due to us under this Agreement, or amounts due to any breach of this Agreement by you, pending Our reasonable investigation of such breach. To ensure proper payment, you are solely responsible for providing and maintaining accurate contact and payment information associated with your account, which includes without limitation applicable tax information. You agree to pay all applicable taxes or charges imposed by any government entity in connection with your participation in the subscription service. If you dispute any payment made hereunder, you must notify Strong Self(ie) in writing within thirty (30) days of such payment. Failure to so notify Us will result in the waiver by you of any claim relating to such disputed payment. Payment shall be calculated solely based on records maintained by Us. No other measurements or statistics of any kind shall be accepted by Us or have any effect under this Agreement. We may withhold any taxes or other amounts from payments due to you as required by law.
Shipping and Taxes
For each Box and Add-Ons, we may also charge for any applicable taxes, as well as shipping fees for shipments outside of the Continental United States. We currently charge sales tax only on shipments to Illinois. Our pricing does not contain custom duties, sales, use, value-added, federal, state, local or other taxes. You are solely responsible for the payment of such taxes related to your purchase. We have the right to charge for any taxes that we believe we are required to pay or collect related to your purchase.
Product Information; Limitation on Quantities
Excluding any content, which may be submitted by the Website’s users from time to time, we strive to ensure that the information on the Site is complete and reliable. Certain information may contain pricing errors, typographical errors or other errors or inaccuracies, which we may correct without liability. We also reserve the right to limit quantities purchased by You and to revise, suspend, or terminate an event or promotion at any time without notice (including after an order has been submitted and/or acknowledged). We do not guarantee that all products described on our Site will be available.
You agree that you will not:
- Act dishonestly or unprofessionally, including by posting inappropriate, inaccurate, or objectionable content;
- Add content that is not intended for, or inaccurate for, a designated field (e.g. submitting a telephone number in the “title” or any other field, or including telephone numbers, email addresses, street addresses or any personally identifiable information for which there is not a field provided by the Website);
- Create a false identity on the Website;
- Use or attempt to use another's account;
- Harass, abuse or harm another person ;
- Send spam or other communications that are not welcome to others;
- Scrape or copy profiles and information of others through any means (including crawlers, browser plugins and add-ons, and any other technology or manual work);
- Act in an unlawful, defamatory, libelous, abusive, obscene, discriminatory or otherwise objectionable manner;
- Post any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of solicitation unauthorized by Us;
- Send messages to distribution lists, newsgroup aliases, or group aliases;
- Post anything that contains software viruses, worms, or any other harmful code;
- Manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any message or post transmitted through the services;
- Copy or use the information, content or data on the Website in connection with a competitive service (as determined by Us);
- Copy, modify or create derivative works of the Company, the services offered by the Company or any related technology (except as expressly authorized by Us);
- Reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, decipher or otherwise attempt to derive the source code for the services or any related technology, or any part thereof;
- Imply or state that you are affiliated with or endorsed by the Company without our express written consent (e.g., representing yourself as an accredited Strong Self(ie) representative or agent);
- Remove any copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights notices contained in or on any of the Website’s service or products;
- Remove, cover or obscure any advertisement include on the Website;
- Collect, use, copy, or transfer any information obtained from the Website without the consent of the Company;
- Share or disclose information of others without their express consent;
- Use manual or automated software, devices, scripts robots, other means or processes to access, “scrape,” “crawl” or “spider” the Website or any related data or information;
- Use bots or other automated methods to access the Website’s services, add or download contacts, send or redirect messages;
- Monitor the services' availability, performance, or functionality for any competitive purpose;
- Engage in “framing,” “mirroring,” or otherwise simulating the appearance or function of the services;
- Access the services except through the interfaces expressly provided by Us;
- Override any security feature of any of the Website;
- Interfere with the operation of, or place an unreasonable load on, the services (e.g., spam, denial of service attack, viruses, gaming algorithms, etc.).
The purchase prices for subscriptions listed on the Website will change periodically and the amounts will be based upon the nature of the products offered, the frequency of your delivery, and other factors.
- Disclaimer of Warranties, Limitations of Liability and Indemnification
Your use of www.strongselfie.com is at your sole risk. The service is provided “as is” and “as available.” We disclaim all warranties of any kind, express or implied, including, without limitation, the warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. We are not liable for damages, direct or consequential, resulting from your use of the Website, and you agree to defend, indemnify, and hold us harmless from any claims, losses, liability costs, and expenses (including but not limited to reasonable attorney's fees) arising from your violation of any third-party’s rights. You acknowledge that you have only a limited, non-exclusive, nontransferable license to use the Website. Because the Website is not error or bug free, you agree that you will use it carefully and avoid using it ways which might result in any loss of your or any third party’s property or information.
TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER LAW (AND UNLESS THE COMPANY HAS ENTERED INTO A SEPARATE WRITTEN AGREEMENT THAT SUPERSEDES THIS AGREEMENT), THE COMPANY (AND THOSE THAT THE COMPANY WORKS WITH TO PROVIDE THE SERVICES) SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR OTHERS FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, OR ANY LOSS OF DATA, OPPORTUNITIES, REPUTATION, PROFITS OR REVENUES, RELATED TO THE SERVICES (E.G. OFFENSIVE OR DEFAMATORY STATEMENTS, DOWNTIME OR LOSS, USE OR CHANGES TO YOUR INFORMATION OR CONTENT).
IN NO EVENT SHALL THE LIABILITY OF THE COMPANY (AND THOSE THAT THE COMPANY WORKS WITH TO PROVIDE THE SERVICES) EXCEED, IN THE AGGREGATE FOR ALL CLAIMS, AN AMOUNT THAT IS THE LESSER OF (A) FIVE TIMES THE MOST RECENT PURCHASE MADE BY YOU, IF ANY, OR (B) US $1000.
THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IS PART OF THE BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN YOU AND THE COMPANY AND SHALL APPLY TO ALL CLAIMS OF LIABILITY (E.G. WARRANTY, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, CONTRACT, LAW) AND EVEN IF THE COMPANY HAS BEEN TOLD OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY SUCH DAMAGE, AND EVEN IF THESE REMEDIES FAIL THEIR ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.
SOME LAWS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY, SO THESE LIMITS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
We are not a storage service. You agree that we have no obligation to store, maintain, or provide you a copy of any content or information that you or others provide, except to the extent required by applicable law.
- Term and termination
These Terms of Service will become effective in relation to you when you create a www.strongselfie.com account or when you start using the www.strongselfie.com Service and will remain effective until terminated by you or Us. You may cancel your account on www.strongselfie.com at any time by visiting your account page and choosing terminate account, and such termination shall have effect immediately. You will forfeit any and all unused deliveries pursuant to the provisions herein, which will terminated once you terminate your account with Us. We will not refund any amount any amounts that you paid for any subscription services. We reserve the right to terminate this Agreement with you or suspend your www.strongselfie.com account at any time in case of unauthorized, or suspected unauthorized, use of the www.strongselfie.com services whether in contravention of this Agreement or otherwise. If www.strongselfie.comterminates this Agreement, or suspends your www.strongselfie.com account for any of the reasons set out in this section, www.strongselfie.com shall have no liability or responsibility to you, and We will not refund any amounts that you have previously paid.
- Intellectual property
We honor intellectual property rights, and expect you to do the same. The www.strongselfie.com Website and the content provided through the Website is the property of the Company or it’s licensors and is protected by intellectual property rights (including but not limited to copyright), and you do not have a right to use the www.strongselfie.com service (including but not limited to its content) in any manner not covered by the Agreement. Furthermore, you must not infringe any third party's intellectual property rights in using www.strongselfie.com. Further, you may not remove or alter any copyright, trademark, or other intellectual property notices contained on or provided through the www.strongselfie.com.
- Copyright infringement and take down
If you are a copyright holder who believes that any of the products, services or content which are directly available via the www.strongselfie.com Websites are infringing copies of your work, please let us know. Pursuant to The Digital Millennium Copyright Act, 17 United States Code 512(c)(3), a notice of alleged copyright infringement should be sent to Strong Self(ie)’s designated copyright agent at the following address: Strong Self(ie), 4335 Pine Lake Drive, Naperville, IL 60564. A notification of claimed copyright infringement must be addressed to the Company’s copyright agent listed above and include the following: a physical or electronic signature of the owner (or person authorized to act on behalf of the owner) of the copyright that is allegedly infringed; specific identification of each copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed; a description of where the material believed to be infringed is located on www.strongselfie.com or the (please be as detailed as possible and provide a URL to help us locate the material you are reporting); contact information for the complaining party, such as a complete name, address, telephone number, and email address; a statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the work(s) in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and a statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
- Technology limitations and modifications
We will make reasonable efforts to keep the Website and its services operational. However, certain technical difficulties or maintenance may periodically result in temporary interruptions. We reserve the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, functions, services, and features of the www.strongselfie.comwith or without notice.
We may assign this Agreement or any part of it without restrictions. You may not assign this Agreement or any part of it to any third party.
- Entire agreement
Should for any reason or to any extent any provision of this Agreement be held invalid or unenforceable, such invalidity or enforceability shall not in any manner affect or render invalid or unenforceable the remaining provisions of this Agreement and the application of that provision shall be enforced to the extent permitted by law.
- Choice of Law, Venue, and Waiver of class action rights; limitations period; venue and choice of law
In the unlikely event, we end up in a legal dispute, it will take place in Illinois courts, applying Illinois law. You agree that the laws of the State of Illinois, U.S.A., excluding its conflict of laws rules, shall exclusively govern any dispute relating to this Agreement. The Company and you both agree that all of these claims can only be litigated in the federal or state courts of DuPage County, Illinois, USA, and we each agree to personal jurisdiction in those courts. If you do not agree to this clause you are asked NOT to use www.strongselfie.com or its services. If you DO use www.strongselfie.com or its Services or Products, you agree to this clause.
- English version prevails
In the event that this Agreement is translated into other languages and there is a discrepancy between the two language versions, the English language version shall prevail to the extent that such discrepancy is the result of an error in translation.
- How to Contact Us
Strong Self(ie), Inc., the owner of the Website, is a Illinois Corporation with its registered agent at: 4335 Pine Lake Drive NAPERVILLE, IL 60564 and we may be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.