Terms of Service (TOS)
Bux.to®,Ltd. Terms of Service for members and advertisers users, and visitors.
These terms apply to anyone using the websites owned by bux.to®,Ltd ("the Websites") whether as a visitor, member, affiliate or advertiser. You are not able to use the Websites for any purpose if you do not accept these terms. Members, Affiliates and Advertisers agree to the posted Terms of Service when they log in to their account, place an order or engage in selling our digital goods as Affiliate.
We reserve the right to vary these terms at any time without prior notice. Whilst we will eventually give members and advertisers notice of any changes, visitors are subject to changes as soon as they next visit the Websites with the new terms posted.
In these terms, reference to "we", "us", "our" and "ours" refers to Bux.to® Limited trading as "Bux.to" "Bux Group" and "Bux Retail". In these terms, reference to "you", "your" and "yours" refers to the person or other legal entity visiting or using the Websites, being a member or Affiliate of the Websites or placing an order for advertising on the Websites.
TERMS APPLICABLE TO ALL MEMBERS, AFFILIATES, ADVERTISERS, USERS AND VISITORS OF THE WEBSITES
1. General interpretation
1.1 Any headings in these terms are for ease of use and are not intended to form part of the terms nor effect their interpretation.
1.2 If you are more than one legal entity, each person or legal entity accepts joint and several liabilities under these terms.
1.3 Reference to something in the masculine form includes the feminine and neuter forms and vice versa and reference to the singular includes the plural and vice versa.
1.4 These terms are to be interpreted exclusively in accordance with English Law and any disputes regarding these terms will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of English courts of law. We make no representation that the Website and its content complies with any other, International Law and/or the laws of other, individual, countries.
2. General provisions
2.1 No representations made to you will have any effect unless they have been confirmed in writing (obviously this clause is not intended to cover any fraudulent misrepresentations). As such, the terms of your order and these terms constitute the entire agreement between us. Unless these terms have been varied by us and confirmed in writing, no attempted variation is effective.
2.2 If we do not strictly enforce our rights under these terms at any time, we reserve the right to do so in future both in respect of a particular breach and in respect of any future breach.
2.3 These terms are not intended to benefit anyone other than you and us.
3. Rules for opening and maintaining member accounts on our PTC site Bux.to
3.1 You may only have one account. Do not attempt to create more than one account or all of your accounts will be banned and terminated. You should never need another account.
3.2 Accounts may not be transferred, exchanged, sold, or otherwise change user and usage under any circumstances. Any attempt to transfer your account gets your account terminated without notice. If you forgot your user information all you need to do is request for it to be e-mailed to you.
3.3 We reserve the right to refuse you as a member at the outset or at any time without notice or justification.
3.4 You must have a valid unique e-mail address and a valid unique Payza account with unique valid e-mail address to register with our program. Preferably the e-mail address used to register both your Bux.to account and your Payza account are one and the same.
3.5 You may invite other people in your household on condition each has their own IP address, valid unique e-mail address and valid unique Payza address/account to register and use with our program.
4. Account access
When you register and create a user name and password ("access codes") you are responsible for the safe keeping of your access codes and must not disclose it to anyone. You will be deemed responsible for the conduct of anyone using your account who has gained access to your account using your login information (with or without your consent). You are therefore advised to change any password regularly.
5. Termination of accounts
5.1 We have the right to ban and to terminate your account at any time without warning or notice. If we decide to give a notice, we will notify you by e-mail.
5.2 If you commit fraud in any way while using our service or by use of our service, your account will be banned and terminated without notice. We neither disclose any detailed information nor do we discuss the reason. We reserve the right to take legal action.
5.3 If you offer, promote or use any unauthorised third party software or services used to "auto-click", "auto-surf", "ad-alert", or found to circumvent our system or defraud Bux.to,Ltd and/or its branches in any way, your account will be banned and terminated without notice. We reserve the right to take legal action.
5.4 Sending unsolicited mail to people, asking them to join Bux.to without any prior contact with you is not only against our policy, but it is also illegal. We have zero tolerance for spamming. If we receive a complaint against you for spamming, we first verify that the spam incident did occur and then we delete all current funds in your account. If you are reported for spamming for a second time, we verify the second incident and then take the necessary steps for terminating your account.
5.5 Defaming bux.to®,Ltd and/or its branches, spreading libel or any other action intended to harm the company and/or its contracted employees will lead to immediate termination of your account.
5.6 Termination of account by user request: If you wish to terminate your account you need to contact our Customer Service. Please note that this request is final and irreversible and you cannot open any other account subsequently.
5.7 Accounts that remained inactive for 6 months or longer are terminated without giving notice.
5.8 Termination of any account results at all times in forfeiture of all account balances.
6. Earning Rates and Payments ("cash outs") to members of the PTC site
6.1 Our current earning rate is depending on your account status:
- Standard accounts: $0.005 for each website you visit and $0.005 for each website your followers visit.
- Standard Pro accounts: $0.01 for each website you visit and $0.007 for each website your followers visit.
- Premium Affiliate accounts: $0.0125 for each website you visit and $0.01 for each website your direct followers visit.
6.2 All payments are made via Payza or as a payment via transfer of earnings to Advertizing Balance. No other payment method is being used at this time. When you enter a payment request to be paid via Payza we will endeavour to process and issue your payment request via Payza within 90 business days after completion of the audit procedure. Payment requests to Advertizing balance are instantly transferred. You can only request one payment at a time.
6.3 Standard account holders cannot request a payment of account balance to their Payza account until after having purchased an upgrade to Premium account with a duration of minimum 3 months.
Standard account holders can at all times enter a payment to their Advertizing balance and use this to purchase advertising to all members and visitors. All terms specific to advertisers and the tariffs for advertising apply.
6.4 Standard Pro account holders cannot request a payment of account balance to their Payza account until after having purchased an upgrade to Premium Affiliate account.
Standard Pro account holders can at all times enter a payment to their Advertizing balance and use this to purchase advertising to all members and visitors, or can chose for advertising to Premium Members Only. All terms specific to advertisers and the tariffs for advertising apply.
6.5 Premium Affiliate account holders can request a payment to their Payza account once they reached a minimum of $10 in their account balance. The maximum amount for one payment request is $139.00.
Premium Affiliate account holders can at all times enter a payment to their Advertizing Balance and can chose for advertising to Premium Only. All terms specific to advertisers and the tariffs for advertising apply. If you chose to use your account balance for advertising while having a pending cashout request, you need to cancel this cashout request to free your balance for advertising, after which you can enter a new cashout request for your remaining balance.
7. Earning Rates for Bux Retail Affiliates
All Affiliates who sell our digital products earn 60% commissions on every sale they make. We regularly offer Specials and Free Products to Bux Retail Affiliates with a Premium Affiliate account at our PTC site bux.to.
By joining our Websites you agree that you shall be fully responsible for any filing of taxes that is required by your governmental authorities. Because of our worldwide and international profile we will not do this for you though we reserve the right to withhold tax if required to do so by law.
9. Followers Program
9.1 Limited to the conditions of your account status you can invite people to join the program but you will only earn from followers you invited yourself - this is not a pyramid scheme and therefore we do not reward you for the followers of the people you invited.
9.2 Limited to the conditions of your account we offer the possibility to have us search followers for you and let them count as your direct followers:
- Standard account holders cannot order followers and can have a maximum of 30 self-invited followers.
- Standard Pro account holders can order groups of 15 and 25 followers to a limit of maximum 500 and can have a maximum of 50 self-invited followers.
- Premium Affiliates can order all of the available follower groups to a limit of maximum 3000 and can have a maximum of 150 self-invited followers.
9.3 When we searched followers for you, we add a one-time, free, replacement guarantee for those who stay at 0 clicks after they were added to your account. This guarantee counts after a period of at least 7 days and at the latest 30 days after your order. Replacement requests done before or after this period can be denied at our discretion.
10. Refund Policy and charge backs
10.1 Fees for upgrades or purchasing intangible items are non-refundable except at our sole discretion.
10.2 It is each member's responsibility to eventually cancel a chosen membership upgrade subscription before the rebilling thereof is issued by Payza.
10.3 Charge backs made on any purchase inevitably lead to account termination without notice.
11. Exclusions of liability/force majeure
11.1 We are not be liable for delays or failure in performance caused by acts of war, terrorism, strike, labour dispute, work stoppage, fire, act of government, or any other cause, whether similar or dissimilar, beyond our reasonable control. We reserve the right to restrict, alter, or modify fees, benefits, rules, regulations, special offers, terms and conditions or terminate services any time on one month's notice - notice will be sent to your last notified email account and is effective irrespective of whether the email is successfully delivered as long as it is sent to the correct account.
11.2 We are not responsible for any products and services of advertisers and we cannot get involved in any disputes between you and advertisers on the Websites. Links to websites external to the Websites are beyond our control and therefore any issue relating to such websites are between you and the relevant website owners.
11.3 The Websites are provided us on an "as is" and "as and when available" basis to all users and we do not make any representation or warranty or condition, either express or implied, to you:
- that access to the Websites will be uninterrupted or error-free
- that the Websites or the server from which they are made available, are free of viruses or other harmful components (though we pass all content through an up-to-date virus prevention software system - we strongly advise you to keep all systems and data backed up at all times and to maintain your own up-to-date virus prevention software.
- as to the accuracy, content, timeliness, completeness, legality, reliability, quality or suitability of any information, advice, content, service, search results, products or merchandise provided through the Websites.
12. Checking out advertisers
We are not an agent for, nor do we vouch for those persons, companies and other organisations advertising on the Websites. We advise all users to satisfy themselves as to the exact type and nature of goods or services being offered or qualifications held by those persons, companies and other organisations whose property, goods or services may be displayed or referred to in the Websites.
13. Ownership of the Websites and its content
Except where otherwise noted, all the content of the Websites (including their design, text, graphics and arrangement) and the software used, are owned and controlled by us and are protected by copyright and other intellectual property right laws. You may only take copies of any written content for your own personal use in promoting bux.to and its branches. Prohibited is all other copying and/or publishing of content of the Websites and/or any of the content of any domain owned by Bux.to®,Ltd., without our relevant, written consent. Content of any advertiser's site(s) is subject to the respective copyrights.
14. The Bux.to trademark
"Bux.to" is our Registered Trademark and applies to Bux.to®,Ltd. and all of its trading branches.
All other trademarks, product names and company names or logos cited anywhere on the Websites are the property of their respective owners. You may not use any trade mark without the relevant owner's written consent.
15. Advertisers' privacy obligations to members
You may be asked by an advertiser for information regarding yourself (such as credit card or other payment information). Advertisers are solely responsible for the use of any information that you provide to them. We strongly suggest that you make whatever investigation or enquiry you feel is necessary or desirable before proceeding with any transaction (whether completed online or off-line) with any advertiser.
TERMS SPECIFIC TO ADVERTISERS
16. Advertisement display
16.1 We will, subject to compliance with these terms, display any advertisement accepted by us on the Website. We reserve the right to reject or withdraw your advertisement at any time, with or without justification, even after we have approved your advertisement.
16.2 Whilst we agree to use reasonable endeavours to ensure a properly functioning, accessible Website, you will appreciate that it is technically impossible to guarantee access to the Website 100% of the time or error-free functionality and we will not accept any responsibility for losses resulting from any temporary interruption of or other problems with service. If any errors come to your attention, please notify us immediately and we will endeavour to remedy the problem as soon as reasonably possible.
17. Advertiser's obligations
17.1 You must submit your copy for the Website together with your logo (if desired) online.
17.2 You warrant to us that all copy complies with the standards set by the Advertising Standards Authority and that no content will breach any third party intellectual property rights or be illegal, immoral, offensive or defamatory. You also warrant that all material you upload to the Website is free of any virus, worm, Trojan horse or similar thing and will not materially adversely affect the normal operation of any software or hardware of ours or of any visitor to our Website. You agree to indemnify us (on a full indemnity basis) against any costs claims and liability arising from any breach of this warranty. You are advised to ensure that before you upload anything other than text to the Website, you make sure it has been passed through up-to-date virus preventing software.
17.3 It is your responsibility to ensure that your website is functional and has the capacity to handle the volume of clicks we refer. The timer within each advertisement frame continues irrespective of whether your website is functional or not. Please note that if there is a problem with your website being unable to handle volume there may be a discrepancy between the charges you are liable to pay to us and the actual visits your receive.
18. Advertising payment terms
18.1 On the Website you pay for each click on your advertisement where the person remains on your advertisement for more that 30 seconds (an "Effective Visit") at the rate of $19.10 per 1000 Effective Visits. In order to advertise you must pay an advance against fees dues per Effective Visit. Once that advance has been used up, your advertisement is withdrawn until your account is topped up again. It is your responsibility to ensure that your account is kept topped up.
18.2 Advertising fees are to be paid via one of the payment methods published on the order page or via conversion from a member account.
19. Advertiser privacy
19.1 You understand that by displaying the name or email address of a contact in your advertisement, you are providing personal data to us. As such, you warrant that you have the consent of the person whose name you have given to appear in the advertisement in compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998 and agree to indemnify us against any costs, claims and liabilities arising from any breach of that Act in the supply of that information. In particular, you warrant that you have informed all people whose name, email address or other personal data you have supplied that by consenting they are acknowledging that they are aware that their personal data will be available worldwide including in jurisdictions where there are no adequate data protection laws.
19.2 We, in turn, agree not to use that information other than for the display of the advertisement or any other Website for which we provide content from time to time and to inform you of our other services and of developments on the Website.
20. Exemptions and exclusions relating to advertisers
20.1 Neither you nor we are responsible for any breach of these terms insofar as that breach is a result of something beyond our reasonable control but both you and we agree that if that situation arises, we will do everything we reasonably can to overcome that problem as soon as possible.
20.2 We are not responsible to you for any indirect loss or for any economic loss or damage arising from any breach of these terms including but not limited to any delay in displaying an advertisement or any failure to display an advertisement. Our liability under these terms is in any event limited strictly to twice the amount payable for the particular advertisement.