Terms & Conditions
Updated 27th January 2017
These are the Standard Terms & Conditions for all users of the site. For more detailed Terms & Conditions in relation to Contributors, Bloggers and Freelancers, please visit these Terms & Conditions here.
- Use of this site and service
The website JacksAdvice.com (“Site”) is conditional upon your acceptance of the following terms and conditions. You may use the site solely for personal and non-commercial purposes only. By using this site you signify your consent to be bound by these terms and conditions. If you do not agree with any part of the following terms and conditions you must not use the JacksAdvice.com Site. You may use the site and service without registration, however in order to take advantage of some areas of the JacksAdvice.com site registration is required. Whether by completing the initial registration form and by entering your email address and password or by use of third party API’S or Plugins thereby requesting your credentials from Social Media accounts you own in order to register and grant you access to specific features of the site, you will be deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions. Your account is for your sole personal use and you may not authorise others to use your account or transfer your account to another party, entity or business. You are solely responsible for the security of your password and will be solely liable for any use of your account or unauthorised access or use under your account credentials. By subscribing to any of services listed on JacksAdvice.com, you are deemed to have accepted these terms and conditions.
“You” means you, the user of the JacksAdvice.com Site.
“We/Us” and “Site” means JacksAdvice.com.
“Content” means content published on the site
“User Information” means the personal details which may be provided by You to Us via the JacksAdvice.com Site.
“Users” means the users of the JacksAdvice.com Site collectively and/or individually as the context admits. “Website” means a site on the World Wide Web.
- Acceptable Use Policy
JacksAdvice.com expects that all of its user be respectful to other people. If you notice any violation of this Acceptable Use Policy or other behaviour that you deem to be unacceptable by any user, you should report it immediately to us by submitting it through the contact form which is located here
You are solely responsible for all Content and Information that you post on the Site or transmit by either physical or electronic means to another user(s). You agree that you will not hold JacksAdvice.com responsible or liable for any Content from other users that you interact with or access on the Site. Examples of Prohibited Content include but are not limited to the following:
3.1 any content that is considered abusive, profane, offensive, obscene or defamatory;
3.2 is inaccurate, misleading or false in any way;
3.3 is illegal or aids in the promotion of illegal activities;
3.4 violates and/or infringes on another individual and/or party’s intellectual property rights (which include but are not limited to: photos, videos, music, audio recordings, or any other materials for which you do not have express written permission from the original owner/author or authority to post on the Site);
3.5 contains anything that can be deemed as harmful to the Site, including but not limited to computer code, software viruses, programs or files that designed to interrupt with the normal operability of the Site, limit it any way or aid in the destruction or change of information or equipment;
3.6 violates and/or infringes on another individual and/or party’s intellectual property rights (which include but are not limited to: photos, videos, music, audio recordings, or any other materials for which you do not have express written permission from the original owner/author or authority to post on the Site);
3.7 contains anything that can be deemed as harmful to the Site, including but not limited to computer code, software viruses, programs or files that are designed to interrupt with the normal operability of the Site, limit it any way or aid in the destruction or change of information or equipment;
3.8 JacksAdvice.com reserves the right to alter, edit, modify, remove or shut down all or part of the JacksAdvice.com Website or its contents without further notice.
Access to certain areas of the JacksAdvice.com Site is restricted to registered users, and permitted on the basis that:
4.1 your email address and password are personal to you and may not be used by anyone else to access the JacksAdvice.com Site;
4.2 you will not do anything which would assist anyone who is not a registered user to gain access to any restricted area of the JacksAdvice.com Site;
4.3 you do not create additional registration accounts for the purpose of abusing the functionality of the JacksAdvice.com Site, or other users; nor do you seek to pass yourself off as another user.
4.4 It is your responsibility to maintain the confidentiality of your password and you are responsible for all activity that occurs under your user name and password. We will not be liable where your password is used by someone else.
- Third Party Websites
5.1 The Site contains links to third party Web Sites, including but not limited to those provided by advertisers and commercial sponsors. These links are provided solely as a convenience to you and not as an endorsement by JacksAdvice.com of the contents of, or goods or services provided by such third party Web Sites. JacksAdvice.com is not responsible for the content of linked third party sites and does not make any representations regarding the content or accuracy of information contained on such third party Web Sites. If you decide to access linked third-party Web Sites, you do so at your own risk.
5.2 JacksAdvice.com generally welcomes the hyper-linking to the JacksAdvice.com Site from other appropriate Web Sites provided such links are to the Sites homepage (and no deeper within the Site) and provided JacksAdvice.com gives its consent to the establishment of such links. Notwithstanding the foregoing, JacksAdvice.com reserves the absolute right to refuse to consent to such links without giving reasons. Any links to the JacksAdvice.com Site from another Web Site must be presented in such a manner that the viewing of the JacksAdvice.com Site is not impaired by framing or similar techniques that may impair the visitor’s user experience.
- Intellectual Property
6.1 All copyright, trade marks and all other intellectual property rights in all material or content supplied as part of the JacksAdvice.com Site shall remain at all times the sole ownership of JacksAdvice.com. You are not permitted to use this material or content unless expressly authorised in writing by the Editor-In-Chief of JacksAdvice.com. You will not, and You will not assist or facilitate any third party to, copy, reproduce, transmit, distribute, frame, make available, commercially exploit or create derivative works of such material or content.
6.2 If You become aware of any such distribution or commercial exploitation, You agree to notify Us immediately.
6.3 You acknowledge that by posting or sending material or content to the JacksAdvice.com Site You grant to Us and Our licensors and assigns an irrevocable, perpetual, royalty free, worldwide licence to use the materials both within the JacksAdvice.com Site and in any other manner. The licence extends to copying, distributing, broadcasting, and otherwise transmitting, and adapting and editing the materials.
- Liability for and information provided on the JacksAdvice.com Site
7.1 Material which is posted on any bulletin boards is written by Users and We are not responsible for and do not endorse such material. We reserve the right to monitor the contributions made and may respond to or comment upon communications made by You and edit, refuse to post, or remove any content from the bulletin boards in our absolute discretion. No failure to remove particular material constitutes an endorsement or acceptance of it by Us.
7.2 We will not be held responsible or liable for the content, accuracy, timing or reliability of any information or statements contained within the JacksAdvice.com Site, or for statements, advice and/or opinions made or given by Users on the bulletin boards . If You have any claim arising from the actions or statements of another User, You agree to pursue such a claim only against that User and not against Us.
7.3 We will endeavour to provide the JacksAdvice.com Site using all reasonable care. On occasions our site may publish articles or features, which some site visitors may find offensive. JacksAdvice.com does not intend to offend and suggests that site visitors who find the tone or content of the site offensive, no longer visit the site. No responsibility is taken for any offense caused. To the maximum extent permissible by law, JacksAdvice.com disclaims all warranties in relation to the content of the JacksAdvice.com Site and makes no representation or warranty in respect of the JacksAdvice.com Site or the material contained therein or its quality, accuracy or fitness for purpose. Further, JacksAdvice.com makes no representations that the material contained in the JacksAdvice.com Site, or any of the functions contained in the JacksAdvice.com Site or its server will operate without interruption or delay or will be error free, free of viruses or bugs or is compatible with any other software or material.
7.4 We will be liable for any fraudulent misrepresentations We make and for any death or personal injury caused by Our negligence. We will not be responsible or liable to You for any other loss or damage that You or any third party may suffer as a result of using or in connection with Your use of the JacksAdvice.com Site.
7.5. JacksAdvice.com disclaims liability in connection with Your use or misuse of the JacksAdvice.com Site to the maximum extent permissible by law.
7.6 We will not be held liable for any personal opinions contained within pages, posts, articles or any other content published on the site.
Unless otherwise stated the promoter of competitions on the site is JacksAdvice.com. Entrants must be over 18 and a resident in Ireland. Employees/families/agents of the promoter and its associates are not eligible. Only one entry per person/per household is acceptable. Details of the winner can be requested by JacksAdvice.com at any time in order to facilitate the delivery of the prize. Prize is subject to availability/may be substituted. No cash alternative. The prize awarded is non-refundable/non-transferable. The promoter accepts no liability for lost/damaged/incomplete entries. Proof of entry is not proof of delivery. The winner may need to sign a statement of eligibility/liability/publicity release. Third party T&Cs may apply. Details of entries will be kept on a database and may be used and passed to third parties to enable the processing of Completion/prize fulfillment/ where entrant has consented to share this information with other companies for marketing. To the extent as permitted by Irish law, the promoter excludes all liability for any loss in connection with the competition.
9.1 We shall comply with all applicable data protection legislation from time to time in place in respect of any personal information relating to You gathered by Us.
9.2 You may be asked to input information about yourself on different pages of the JacksAdvice.com Site. We will not use the information You provide to Us for any purpose other than as stated at each location where such information is requested.
9.3 Please use the Feedback form on the JacksAdvice.com Site to notify Us of any changes to the information You have previously given or if You wish to withdraw Your consent to Our using Your User Information for the stated purposes or for any form of promotional contact.
9.4 Any correspondence sent to us may be broadcast publicly on our Site, Services and Social Media as and when we see fit with the sole discretion of the Owner of JacksAdvice.com only.
You agree to indemnify Us, and/or any of Our affiliates and including their officers, directors and employees, servants and agents immediately on demand, against all claims, liability, damages, costs and expenses, including legal fees, arising out of any breach of these terms and conditions by You, and (if applicable) your officers, directors and employees, servants and agents and against any other liabilities arising out of Your use of the JacksAdvice.com Site.
We reserve the right immediately to terminate Your use of the JacksAdvice.com Site in circumstance including (but not limited to); where You or (if applicable) your officers, directors and employees, servants and agents breach or procedure or breach these Terms and Conditions or otherwise engage in conduct which We determine or deem in Our sole discretion to be unacceptable or harmful to JacksAdvice.com or its users.
Should You wish to make any comments to Us about the JacksAdvice.com Site or any of it’s services or if You have any questions relating to the same please contact us here through our contact form
13.1. If any court or regulator decides that any provision of these terms and conditions is invalid or otherwise unenforceable, such precise provisions shall be severed and deleted from these terms and conditions and the remainder of these terms and conditions shall continue to have full force and effect.
13.2. We reserve the right to change these terms and conditions at any time and it is Your responsibility to ensure that you have read any alteration when it has been published.