TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Website Terms and Conditions of Use Relating to www.gold-code.com
These Terms and Conditions (“the Terms and Conditions”) govern your (“the User”) use of the Gold Code (“Provider”) website located at the domain name www.gold-code.com (“the Website”). By accessing and using the Website, the User agrees to be bound by the Terms and Conditions set out in this legal notice. The User may not access, display, use, download, and/or otherwise copy or distribute Content obtained on the website for marketing and other purposes without the consent of the Provider.
By using this Website or communicating with the Provider by electronic means, the user consents and acknowledges that any and all agreements, notices, disclosures, or any other communication satisfies any legal requirement, including but not limited to the requirement that such communications should be in writing.
E-Commerce & Privacy
The Website www.gold-code.com sells digital online code and design solutions and any other ancillary relevant services online. The use of any product or service bought from this Website is at the purchaser’s risk. The purchaser/ user indemnifies and holds the Provider harmless against any loss, injury or damages which may be sustained as a result of using the products sold on the Website.
The private information required for executing the orders placed through the e-commerce facility, namely the User’s personal information and credit card details, delivery address and telephone numbers will be kept in the strictest confidence by the Provider and not sold or made known to third parties. Only the necessary information, that is the delivery address and contact phone number will be made known to third parties delivering the product. Credit card details are not kept by the Provider under any circumstances.
The Provider cannot be held responsible for security breaches occurring on the User’s electronic device (Personal Computer or other electronic device used to browse the Website), which may result due to the lack of adequate virus protection software or spyware that the User may inadvertently have installed on his/her device.
The solution offered as part of each feature advertised on the site will be provided by the Provider as an advanced template feature based on the general requirements stipulated on an “as is” basis. This means that the solution delivered by the provider is final. The provider reserves the right to increase the total price based on any requested customisations that increase the effort required to deliver all the desired solutions. Any price quoted and payed for on the site therefore represents the minimum price to be payed for the solution but the provider will endeavour to meet all the requirement at the price quoted wherever possible.
Services and prices offered are based on users compatibility with existing services offered by the provider not restricted to the type of code and solutions generally used by the provider. If the user wished to use their own domain and/or hosting solution not with the provider then the provider reserves the right to refuse the order or increase the price if the domain and/or hosting solution is not compatible with the solutions that the provider uses.
Custom Pricing Packages
General – The user will be provided with a professionally designed web solution based on the advertised description and the detailed features will be at the discretion of the provider who reserves the right to request additional compensation for any requested amendments or features by the user. Additional costs will be borne by the user consummate to the effort required to provide such solution. A Fair & honest pricing policy will apply and full transparency can be provided at the users request.
Custom Package – Our Custom package can be the most economic introductory package and will include only features from the list of those advertised. The site provided to the user will include modern deign, be mobile ready, have social media links and have basic SEO optimisation on a selection of pages. The users site will also be easy to edit with professional email addresses. Advanced page features will be at the discretion of Gold Code based on the type of website requested by the user. Hosting will be offered for the time period as advertised at time of payment and will be restricted to a shared hosting package provided by Gold Code. Hosting packages included will auto renew once the specified term expires. Gold Code holds the right to request additional payment for additional hosting years after the initial expiration term consummate to the cost and administration to extend the initial hosting term. Shared hosting can be restricted in terms of bandwidth available at any point in time and the user is restricted to the amount of data available with that shared hosting package. If the client unfairly abuses the available storage space by using too much then Gold Code reserves the right to request the user to move to an alternative hosting option at the cost of the user. The user accepts that the provider has no liability whatsoever as to speed and performance of the users site or any loss or liability based on the performance of the users site in relation to the end product or hosting.
Visitor analytics and webmaster tools will be provided based on availability and compatibility with the users requirements and will be offered as a set package. Any additional requirement could be at the users cost.
For security provisions and E-Commerce solutions offered see Security and E-Commerce sections respectively below.
E-commerce packages (Any) – The user will be required to provide a payment solution and will require a merchant solution at their own cost. The provider has no liability whatsoever for dropped products or any user loss related to the e-commerce or any solution provided. It is the responsibility of the user to maintain their relationship with any plugins and the merchant services provider.
Security (any pricing package) – Added Security the provider will provide is based on the security plug-in used at anyone time and will be restricted to the minimum premium period as offered by that plugin provider. The user will enter into a direct contractual agreement with the security plugin provider. The provider Gold Code will not be liable whatsoever for any security issues or breaches that may affect the users website or any connected data. The user accepts the terms of the security plugin provider and is bound by those terms with no recourse to Gold Code.
Custom Pricing Packages – Features / Plug ins
The provider reserves the right to use third party services for solutions, which may include the use of third party offshore service providers.
Features provided and plug-ins may involve direct contractual agreements between the user and the plug-in developer.
The provider accepts no liability of responsibility whatsoever for any of the services provided by third parties or plug-ins in the provision of services of the final product to the user, which includes privacy, data and any information shared by the user with the provider. Any plug-in incompatibility or conflict issues are not the responsibility of the provider.
All features provided to the user are final at the discretion of the provider whereas all will be done to deliver a high quality product to meet the users needs and we have an active user resolution approach that endeavours to resolve all questions.
Refund and Return Policy
The provision of goods and services is subject to availability. In cases of unavailability, the provider will refund the client in full within 30 days.
The Provider reserves the right to cancel an order for which payment has already been received. This may occur if resources are insufficient or the quality of the order does not meet the Provider’s standards or is unrealistic considering any additional demands. Should the Provider exercise this right, the User will receive a full refund with no deductions.
Any complaints regarding the standard, price and/or quality of the product or products bought by consumers through the Gold Code e-commerce facility should be directed to the contact page http://gold-code.com/contact-us/.
Updating of these Terms and Conditions
Provider reserves the rights to change, modify, add or remove from portions or the whole of these Terms and Conditions from time to time. Changes to these Terms and Conditions will become effective upon such changes being posted to this Website. It is the User’s obligation to periodically check these Terms and Conditions at the Website for changes or updates. The User’s continued use of this Website following the posting of changes or updates will be considered notice of the User’s acceptance to abide by and be bound by these Terms and Conditions, including such changes or updates.
Copyright and Intellectual Property Rights
Provider provides certain information at the Website. Content currently or anticipated to be displayed at this Website is provided by Provider, its affiliates and/or subsidiary, or any other third party owners of such content, and includes but is not limited to Literary Works, Musical Works, Artistic Works, Sound Recordings, Cinematograph Films, Sound and Television Broadcasts, Program-Carrying Signals, Published Editions and Computer Programs (“the Content”). All such proprietary works, and the compilation of the proprietary works, are copyright the Provider, its affiliates or subsidiary, or any other third party owner of such rights (“the Owners”), and is protected by United Kingdom and international copyright laws. The Providers reserve the right to make any changes to the Website, the Content, or to products and/or services offered through the Website at any times and without notice. All rights in and to the Content is reserved and retained by the Owners. Except as specified in these Terms and Conditions, the User is not granted a license or any other right including without limitation under Copyright, Trademark, Patent or other Intellectual Property Rights in or to the Content.
All purchased content is for the sole private use of the individual user choosing to purchase and download the content and any unauthorised sharing, publication, public displays or copying of this content will fall foul of UK and international copyright laws and is punishable by action and recourse by the provider.
Limitation of liability
The Website and all Content on the Website, including any current or future offer of products or services, are provided on an “as is” basis, and may include inaccuracies or typographical errors. The Owners make no warranty or representation as to the availability, accuracy or completeness of the Content. Neither Provider nor any holding company, affiliate or subsidiary of Provider, shall be held responsible for any direct or indirect special, consequential or other damage of any kind whatsoever suffered or incurred, related to the use of, or the inability to access or use the Content or the Website or any functionality thereof, or of any linked website, even if Provider is expressly advised thereof. The provider respects provacy and willl treat all information confidentially but accepts no liability for sharing of any data or information of the user with third party service providers unless the user explicitly expresses a wish for enhanced confidentiality and privacy. Such wishes expressed can incur additional fees for the final product and services provided.
Privacy: casual surfing
The User may visit the Website without providing any personal information. The Website servers will in such instances collect the IP address of the User computer, but not the email address or any other distinguishing information. This information is aggregated to measure the number of visits, average time spent at the Website, pages viewed, etc. Provider uses this information to determine use of the Website, and to improve Content thereon. Provider assumes no obligation to protect this information, and may copy, distribute or otherwise use such information without limitation.
Choice of Law
This Website is controlled, operated and administered by Provider from its offices within the United Kingdom. Access to the Website from territories or countries where the Content or purchase of the products sold on the Website is illegal is prohibited. The User may not use this Website in violation of United Kingdom export laws and regulations. If the User accesses this Website from locations outside of United Kingdom, that User is responsible for compliance with all local laws. These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the laws of the United Kingdom. If any of the provisions of these Terms and Conditions are found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid or unenforceable, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permissible so as to give effect to the intent of these Terms and Conditions, and the remainder of these Terms and Conditions shall continue in full force and effect. These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between the Provider and the User with regard to the use of the Content and this Website.