Accepting the Terms of Service
Welcome to www.comparinganything.com (referred to as the “Site”), owned and operated by comparinganything.com. Our aim is to provide you with entertainment and guidance on various topics. Please carefully review these terms of service (“Agreement”) before using the Site or any of its services (collectively, “Services”). By accessing or using the Services, you agree to abide by all the terms and conditions outlined in this Agreement. If you disagree with any part of this Agreement, please refrain from using the Services. Your access and use of the Services are subject to the following terms:
Access to the Site and Services
Subject to the terms of this Agreement, comparinganything.com may offer the Services described on the Site, which you can choose for your personal use only. These Services encompass various features and may involve the provision of Content (as defined below) on the Site. Please note that comparinganything.com reserves the right to modify, suspend, or discontinue the Services, including features and Content, at any time without prior notice. We may also impose restrictions on certain features or limit your access to the Services. It is your responsibility to review any modifications to this Agreement, and by using the Services after such modifications, you accept the updated terms.
By using our Services, you certify that you are at least 13 years old (if you are an individual). Individuals under the age of 13 are not allowed to provide any personal information on comparinganything.com. Furthermore, you confirm that you have the legal right to use the Services and access the Site, and you assume full responsibility for your choices and actions. Please be aware that this Agreement may not be valid in certain jurisdictions where prohibited by law, and access to the Site is restricted in such cases. We do not guarantee that the Site and its Content are legal or suitable for viewing outside of the United States, so you access the Site from other locations at your own risk and must comply with your local laws.
While we make reasonable efforts to ensure that the Site and Services are available 24/7, there may be occasional interruptions due to maintenance, upgrades, or technical issues. We will do our best to minimize such disruptions within our control. You acknowledge and agree that comparinganything.com and the Site will not be held liable for any service interruptions, modifications, discontinuations, or unavailability of the Site or Services.
You are responsible for obtaining and maintaining the necessary equipment and services to access the Site and use the Services, including modems, hardware, software, and internet or telephone services. Ensure that your equipment and services are compatible with our Services.
The Site and its contents are intended solely for use by comparinganything.com Subscribers and must be used in accordance with this Agreement. All materials displayed on the Site, including text, graphics, logos, tools, photos, images, software, audio, video, animations, and themes (collectively, “Content”), except for Subscriber Content (as defined below), are the property of comparinganything.com or third parties and are protected by United States and international copyright laws. All trademarks, service marks, and trade names belong to comparinganything.com or third parties. You must adhere to all copyright notices, information, and restrictions contained in any Content accessed through our Services.
The Site is protected by copyright as a collective work or compilation under U.S. copyright laws, international conventions, and other applicable copyright laws. Except as explicitly permitted in this Agreement, you may not copy, modify, publish, transmit, upload, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, display, or exploit any part of the Content, software, materials, or Services, in whole or in part.
You may download or copy Content and other items available for download on the Site for personal use only, provided you maintain all copyright and other notices within the Content.
Downloading, copying, or storing any Content for purposes other than personal, noncommercial use is strictly prohibited without prior written permission from comparinganything.com or the copyright holder mentioned in the Content’s copyright notice.
When you download software from the Site, the software, along with any accompanying files and data, is licensed to you by comparinganything.com or third-party licensors for personal, noncommercial use. You may own the Subscriber Content, but comparinganything.com or third-party licensors retain complete ownership and all intellectual property rights to the Software.
Any content that you contribute to the Site as a Subscriber remains your property. However, by submitting Subscriber Content, you grant comparinganything.com a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, transferable right and license (with the right to sublicense) to use, copy, cache, publish, display, distribute, modify, create derivative works, and store your Subscriber Content. This license allows us to provide the Services. After terminating your membership, comparinganything.com will make reasonable efforts to remove your Subscriber Content from the Site and cease its use. However, please understand that cached or referenced Subscriber Content may not be immediately removed. You represent and warrant that you have the right to grant comparinganything.com and the Site the aforementioned rights to your Subscriber Content.
You further warrant and represent that you will not contribute any Subscriber Content that:
a. Infringes or violates the copyright or trademark rights of others.
b. Discloses trade secrets, unless you own the trade secret or have the owner’s permission.
c. Infringes on any intellectual property rights, privacy, or publicity rights of others.
d. Is defamatory, abusive, threatening, harassing, hateful, offensive, or violates any law or the rights of any third party.
e. Contains viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, or other harmful computer code.
f. Remains posted after you have been notified that it violates any of the aforementioned conditions.
Comparinganything.com reserves the right to remove any Subscriber Content, suspend or terminate your access to the Services for any reason, including claims or allegations from third parties, without notice.
You are responsible for all activities related to your use of the Services and access to the Site. Any fraudulent, abusive, or illegal activity or any use of the Services or Content in violation of this Agreement may result in the termination of your access to the Services or the Site. You may not post or transmit any communication or solicitation intended to obtain passwords, account information, or private data from any comparinganything.com user.
The use of the Site or Services to breach computer network security, crack passwords or encryption codes, transfer or store illegal materials, or engage in any unlawful activity is strictly prohibited. Under no circumstances should you use the Site or Services to: a. Send unsolicited emails or spam to users or individuals. b. Harass, threaten, stalk, or abuse anyone, including other Site users. c. Create false identities or impersonate others. d. Post false, inaccurate, or incomplete information or delete or revise information not posted by you.
The Service and the Site may contain information, facts, and opinions from various sources and organizations. The Content is provided for informational and entertainment purposes only. Your use of the Site and Content is at your own risk. We cannot guarantee that the advice on the Site is always up-to-date or reflects the latest findings or developments in any field. We strongly recommend consulting a professional or authoritative source in the relevant field before relying on any Content. Always consult your primary care physician for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, as well as before starting any new diet or exercise regimen.
Comparinganything.com does not have a special relationship or fiduciary duty to you. You acknowledge that we have no control over:
a. Which users gain access to the Site.
b. The Content you access on the Site.
c. How the Content may affect you.
d. How you interpret or use the Content.
e. The actions you take as a result of exposure to the Content.
While we strive to maintain high standards for the Site, we are not obligated to regularly monitor the accuracy or reliability of Subscriber Content posted on the Site and do not assume responsibility for such Content. We disclaim any liability for your acquisition or non-acquisition of Content through the Site. The Site may contain information or links to sites that some individuals may find offensive or inappropriate. We make no representations regarding the content accessed through the Site and disclaim responsibility for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality, or decency of such material.
Although we will make reasonable efforts to store and preserve materials on the Site, neither comparinganything.com nor the Site is responsible or liable for the failure to store, preserve, or access Subscriber Content in any way.
The Services, Content, Site, and any Software are provided “as is” and “as available,” without warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including but not limited to implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement. We make no representations or warranties about the Site or Services, including any representation or warranty that:
a. The use of the Site or Services will be timely, uninterrupted, or error-free.
b. The Site or Services will operate in combination with other hardware, software, systems, or data.
c. The Site or Services will meet your requirements or expectations.
d. The Site or Services will be free from errors or defects. e. The Site or Services will be free from viruses or other harmful components.
To the maximum extent permitted by law, comparinganything.com disclaims any liability or responsibility for the accuracy, reliability, availability, completeness, legality, or operability of the materials or services provided on the Site. By using the Site, you acknowledge that comparinganything.com is not responsible or liable for any harm resulting from:
- Your use of the Site.
- Downloading information from the Site, including content posted by subscribers.
- Unauthorized disclosure of images, information, or data due to the upload, download, or storage of content posted by subscribers.
- The temporary or permanent inability to access or retrieve any Subscriber Content from the Site.
- Harm caused by viruses, worms, trojan horses, or any similar contamination or destructive program.
Some states do not allow limitations on the duration of implied warranties, so the above limitations may not apply to you.
The Site may provide links or access to third-party websites through hypertext or other computer links. These third-party sites are not under the supervision or control of comparinganything.com or the Site. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, comparinganything.com and the Site make no representations or warranties about any third-party site linked to the Site, nor do we endorse the products or services offered on such sites. We disclaim any:
a. Responsibility or liability for content on third-party websites.
b. Representation or warranty regarding the security of any information (including, but not limited to, credit card and other personal information) you may be asked to provide to any third party.
c. Claims against the Site or comparinganything.com related to such sites and third-party content.
comparinganything.com and GROT participate in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com.
Registration and Security
To access certain Services, you may be required to register with comparinganything.com and create a password. You must provide accurate, complete, and updated registration information, including your email address.
Failure to do so constitutes a breach of this Agreement and may lead to the immediate termination of your account. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your comparinganything.com password and accept full responsibility for any activity conducted through your account.
Please notify comparinganything.com immediately of any actual or suspected loss, theft, or unauthorized use of your account or password. We will take reasonable security measures to protect your data; however, we disclaim liability for unauthorized access to your data communications.
You agree to indemnify and hold comparinganything.com, its directors, officers, and employees harmless, including costs and attorney fees, from any claim or demand made by any third party due to or arising from your access to the Site, use of the Services, violation of this Agreement, or infringement of any intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity.
Limitation of Liability
In no event shall comparinganything.com, its directors, officers, shareholders, employees, or members be liable for: a. Indirect, incidental, punitive, or consequential damages of any kind. b. Damages for loss of use, profits, data, images, Subscriber Content, or other intangibles. c. Damages for unauthorized use, non-performance of the Site, errors, or omissions. d. Damages related to downloading or posting Content.
Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations and exclusions may not apply to you.
Either party may terminate the Services at any time by notifying the other party in writing. comparinganything.com may also terminate or suspend any or all Services and access to the Site immediately, without prior notice or liability, if you breach any terms or conditions of this Agreement. Upon termination of your account, your right to use the Services and access the Site, as well as any Content, will cease immediately. All provisions of this Agreement that should survive termination, including ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, and limitations of liability, will continue to apply. Termination of your access to and use of the Site and the Services does not relieve you of any obligations or liabilities arising before such termination, nor does it limit any liability you may have to comparinganything.com or the Site, including indemnification obligations.
It supersedes all prior or contemporaneous understandings or agreements, written or oral, concerning the subject matter herein. The failure of either party to exercise any right provided in this Agreement shall not be deemed a waiver of any further rights hereunder. comparinganything.com shall not be liable for any failure to perform its obligations under this Agreement due to causes beyond its reasonable control, including but not limited to mechanical, electronic, or communications failures.
If any provision of this Agreement is found to be unenforceable or invalid, that provision shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary, and this Agreement shall otherwise remain in full force and effect and be enforceable. This Agreement is not assignable, transferable, or sublicensable by you except with the prior written consent of comparinganything.com. comparinganything.com may assign this Agreement in whole or in part at any time without your consent.
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of Minnesota, without regard to its conflict of laws provisions. No agency, partnership, joint venture, or employment relationship is created as a result of this Agreement, and you do not have any authority to bind comparinganything.com in any respect.
Any notice to the Site required or permitted by this Agreement shall be in writing and shall be deemed effective upon receipt when sent by confirmed email or when delivered in person by a nationally recognized overnight courier or mailed by first class, registered, or certified mail, postage prepaid, to: Saint Paul Media, Inc. 56 East Sixth Street #305 Saint Paul, MN 55101
comparinganything.com has adopted a policy to address copyright infringement in accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act. A copy of this policy can be found at http://www.loc.gov/copyright/legislation/dmca.pdf. The address of comparinganything.com’s Designated Agent for copyright takedown notices is as follows:
Reporting Copyright Infringements
If you believe that content on the Site infringes a copyright, please send a notice of copyright infringement to our Designated Agent at the address provided above. Your notice should include the following information:
a. Identification of the copyrighted work or material being infringed.
b. Identification of the allegedly infringing material, including its location with sufficient detail.
c. Contact information for the notifying party (name, address, telephone number, and email address).
d. A statement that the notifying party has a good faith belief that the material is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
e. A statement, made under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notice is accurate and that the notifying party is authorized to act on behalf of the copyright owner.
f. The notifying party’s physical or electronic signature.
Upon receiving a valid copyright infringement notice, comparinganything.com will:
a. Disable access to or remove material that we reasonably believe to be copyrighted material illegally copied and distributed by a subscriber to the Site.
b. Notify the subscriber responsible for the allegedly infringing material (the Offending Subscriber) of the removal or access disablement.
c. Reserve the right to immediately terminate the account of any subscriber who is the subject of repeated takedown notices.
Filing Copyright Counterclaims
If you believe you are wrongly accused of copyright infringement, you may file a counter-notification with comparinganything.com. To do so, provide the following in writing to our Designated Agent at the address provided above:
a. The specific URLs of material that comparinganything.com has removed or disabled access to.
b. Your name, address, telephone number, and email address.
c. A statement consenting to the jurisdiction of the Federal District Court for the judicial district in which your address is located (or New York County, New York, if your address is outside of the United States).
d. The following statement: “I swear, under penalty of perjury, that I have a good faith belief that the material was removed or disabled as a result of a mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled.”
e. Your signature.
Upon receiving a valid counter-notification, comparinganything.com will forward it to the party who submitted the original copyright infringement claim. The original complainant will then have 10 days to notify us if they have filed legal action related to the allegedly infringing material. If we do not receive such notification within 10 days, we may restore the material to the Site.