Silver Package Registration
Hello and Welcome to buysellteach.com (“buysellteach”) a website owned and operated by Buysellteach, DBA buysellteach.com (collectively referred to as “Buysellteach”) and dedicated to the enhancement of education. To this end, through its website Buysellteach offers an online store where members can find inspiration and sell and purchase original and new and used educational materials directly to and from each other.
Important: This Agreement governs how legal claims you and Buysellteach have against each other will be resolved (see Choice of Law (section 19), Disclaimers (sections 4 & 20), Indemnification (sections 5 &13.8) and Limitation of Liability (section 21).
2 Right to Modification
Buysellteach reserves the right to change or modify these terms of service at our sole discretion at any time. Any change or modification to these terms will be effective immediately upon posting. For any material changes to these terms, we will take reasonable steps to notify you of such changes. In all cases, your continued use of the site after publication of such modifications, with or without notification, constitutes binding acceptance of the modified terms of service.
3 Who May Use This Site
You must be 18 years of age or older to use the buysellteach site and any Buysellteach offerings, content, products, services or any information contained on or through buysellteach; your membership or use of the site must not be restricted, suspended or terminated; and you must not be using another member’s account.
Users that do not reside inside of the United States may access buysellteach. However, purchases made by members residing outside of the United States and Canada are limited to digital content (see sections 14.4 and 15.3 Restrictions on the Sale of Non-Digital Content).
4 Disclaimer of Content and Conduct
Buysellteach takes reasonable measures to keep buysellteach free from offensive, misleading, illegal or otherwise inappropriate persons and content. However, Buysellteach does not prescreen users or the user content posted on buysellteach and Buysellteach is not directly involved in any transaction or purchase, sale or shipment of any content by and between members and makes no representations or guarantees whatsoever with regard to any member or any member content on buysellteach. You use this site at your own risk.
You agree to indemnify and hold Buysellteach, its Affiliates and each Buysellteach Representative harmless from and against any third-party claim, cause of action, demand or damages related to or arising out of your own conduct or activities on, through or related to Buysellteach and related to or arising out of any conduct or activities on, through or by use of your buysellteach account, if any. This indemnification obligation includes payment of any attorneys' fees and costs incurred by Buysellteach and each Buysellteach Representative. (See also, section 13.8 Member Indemnification)
6 Relationship of the Parties
No agency relationship is created between Buysellteach and any user or member. Transactions made through this site are strictly between the member purchasing the content and the member buying the content.
7 Buysellteach Does Not Transfer Ownership
Buysellteach does not transfer legal ownership of items from the seller to the buyer. California Code Annotated § 2401(2) and Uniform Commercial Code § 2-401(2) apply to the transfer of ownership between the buyer and the seller.
8 Technical Difficulties
You acknowledge that we cannot guarantee the continuous operation of or access to buysellteach and any Buysellteach offerings, content, products, services or any information contained on or through buysellteach. You further acknowledge that the operation of and access to buysellteach and any Buysellteach offerings, content, products, services or any information contained on or through buysellteach may be interfered with as a result of technical issues or numerous factors outside of our control.
9 User Conduct
- You are responsible for your own conduct and activities on, through or related to buysellteach and, if you create an account on buysellteach, you are responsible for all conduct or activities on, through or by use of your account.
- You are solely responsible for your interaction with or reliance on any user or user conduct. You must perform any necessary, appropriate, prudent or judicious investigation, inquiry, research, and due diligence with respect to any user or user conduct.
- You agree that while using buysellteach and any Buysellteach offerings, content, products, services or any information contained on or through buysellteach you will not:
- violate any laws, third party rights or our policies;
- use buysellteach or any Buysellteach offerings, content, products, services or any information contained on or through buysellteach if you cannot form legally binding contracts or are temporarily or indefinitely suspended from using buysellteach;
- fail to deliver payment for items purchased by you;
- fail to deliver items purchased from you;
- share any content purchased from another member unless you have purchased the requisite licenses or have been given express permission from the selling member to do so;
- manipulate the price of any item or interfere with other users' listings;
- circumvent or manipulate our fee structure, the billing process, or fees owed to Buysellteach;
- post or otherwise disseminate false, inaccurate, misleading, offensive, illegal, threatening, abusive, defamatory, or libelous content;
- circumvent any buysellteach policy or determinations about your account status such as temporary or indefinite suspensions or other account holds, limitations or restrictions;
- transfer by any manner your buysellteach account and user ID to another party;
- distribute or post spam, unsolicited or bulk electronic communications, chain letters, or pyramid schemes;
- distribute viruses or any other technologies that may harm buysellteach, or the interests or property of buysellteach users;
- copy, modify, or distribute rights or content from buysellteach and any Buysellteach offerings, products, services or any information contained on or through buysellteach or buysellteach copyrights and trademarks;
- collect information about users, including email and physical addresses, without their consent.
10 Violations of User Conduct: Suspension and Termination of Accounts10.1 General
Without limiting other remedies, Buysellteach may, in its sole discretion, limit, suspend, or terminate its services and user accounts, prohibit access to buysellteach and any Buysellteach offerings, content, products, or services or delay or remove hosted content, and take technical and legal steps to keep users from using buysellteach and any Buysellteach offerings, content, products, services if: you provide inaccurate or untrue information or if buysellteach has reasons to suspect that this has occurred; or we think that a user is creating problems or possible legal liabilities, infringing the intellectual property rights of third parties, or acting inconsistently with the letter or spirit of our policies. Buysellteach also reserves the right to modify or discontinue buysellteach and any Buysellteach offerings, content, products, or services at any time.10.2 Reporting Violations
Content, Conduct and/or policy violations can be reported to Buysellteach by following the “Help” link to email us.
11 User Content Submission11.1 General
Buysellteach provides you with the ability to upload certain information, text, pictures and materials, including without limitation, information, text or materials you post on the site’s public forums (“user content”). (See also, section 14 Purchasing Content and section 15 Selling Content.)11.2 Licensing with Regard to Original User Content
Buysellteach takes copyright and intellectual property protection seriously and we will take all necessary steps to protect your rights. We expect you to do the same of others’ rights.11.4 Unauthorized Use May Occur
By uploading user content on buysellteach you acknowledge that a third party may copy and repost your user content elsewhere on the internet, possibly without your permission. Accordingly, you display your user content on buysellteach at your own risk and you agree to hold Buysellteach harmless for any disputes or claims that arise from such use.11.5 Warranties and Representations You Make
To the extent that you upload or otherwise provide user content, you represent and warrant to Buysellteach that (1) you have all necessary rights, licenses and clearances to provide and use the user content and permit Buysellteach to use such user content as provided above; (2) such user content is accurate and reasonably complete; (3) as between you and Buysellteach, you shall be responsible for the payment of any third party fees related to the provision and use of such user content and (4) such user content does not and will not infringe or misappropriate any third party rights (including without limitation privacy, publicity, intellectual property and any other proprietary rights, such as copyright, trademark and patent rights) or constitute a fraudulent statement or misrepresentation or unfair business practice.11.6 Prohibited Content
The following is a non-exhaustive list of user content that is prohibited from buysellteach: (1) illegal content; (2) offensive content, (including, but not limited to, defamatory, threatening, hateful or pornographic content); (3) content that discloses another's personal, confidential or proprietary information; (4) false or fraudulent content; (5) malicious content (including, but not limited to, malware or spyware); (7) content that offers, promotes, advertises, or provides links to posting or auto-posting products or services, or any other product or service that if utilized would violate the policies of buysellteach; and (8) content that offers, promotes, advertises or provides links to unsolicited products or services.
Through use of the services offered on buysellteach, you may become privy to personal information belonging to other members. This information, including name, phone number, email address and/or physical address, may be used for the intended transaction only. Any unauthorized use of this information will result in suspension or termination of your account. Unauthorized use should be reported to Buysellteach by following the “Help” link to email us.
13 Membership13.1 Membership Required
Users who wish to purchase or sell user content must become a member of buysellteach.13.2 General
1.Silver Membership. There is no membership fee associated with a Silver Membership. You must join buysellteach as a Silver Member to purchase and/or sell content through buysellteach. Silver Members who sell content agree to pay Buysellteach a service fee equal to 40% of the selling price of each item sold. The remaining 60% will be distributed to the member-seller in accordance with section 13.5. Silver Members may upgrade to a Gold Membership at any time.
2.Gold Membership. Gold Members pay an annual, non-refundable membership fee of US $9.99 due immediately at sign up and agree to pay Buysellteach a service fee equal to 20% of the selling price of each item sold. The remaining 80% will be distributed to the member-seller in accordance with section 22.214.171.124 Cancellation of Memberships
Memberships may be canceled at any time by notifying buysellteach of your desire to cancel your membership. Buysellteach must be notified by following the “Help” link to email us. Please include your full name and buysellteach username in the email and the reason for cancellation. Upon cancelation of your membership, but not before all orders that have been placed for your user content have been complete, the license given to buysellteach in section 11.2 is deemed revoked.13.5 Service Fees and Member Distributions
In accordance with section 13.3 Buysellteach automatically deducts the service fee at the time of purchase. Buysellteach distributes the remainder to each member-seller on a quarterly basis: March 31; June 30; September 30; and December 31. Buysellteach shall mail or otherwise deliver the remainder to each seller-member within fifteen (15) days of the last day of the quarter of which that seller-member has sold user content. Members are responsible for paying any state and federal taxes and fees associated with the distribution of the remainder.13.6 Returned Distributions
Any quarterly distribution sent to a member and returned as non-deliverable will be held for thirty (30) days from the date the envelope was returned to Buysellteach. Buysellteach will take reasonable measures to notify the member of the returned distribution (for example emailing the member at the email address on file with Buysellteach and as provided by the member).
If within the thirty (30) day period described above, the member does not supply Buysellteach with an updated address, Buysellteach will deem the distribution for that particular quarter forfeited by the member.
Buysellteach rewards members for sharing content with friends via the “Refer to Friend” field on the product screen. When members choose to use this service, the referred friend will be sent an email with a link to the product. After the friend views the product through that link, the referring member will be given one (1) point. Once a member earns sixty (60) points, that member will be rewarded with a $4.00 buysellteach credit that can be used when purchasing products on buysellteach. (You will be given the option to redeem any accrued credits at the time of purchase). Thiss credit is not cash, is non-refundable and non-transferrable and may only be used toward buysellteach purchases.13.8 Members agree to Indemnify Buysellteach
14 Purchasing Content14.1 General
A user who seeks to purchase content on buysellteach must become a Silver Member or purchase a Gold Membership and, if applicable, pay the associated membership and service fee(s).14.2 Your Responsibilities and Agreements
You are responsible for reading the full item listing before making a commitment to buy any user content and for conducting any necessary, appropriate, prudent or judicious investigation, inquiry, research and due diligence that may be required. If you make a commitment to buy you enter into a legally binding contract with the seller and are obligated to purchase the item.
You are responsible for providing Buysellteach with valid payment information and for paying in full any amounts due at the time of purchase, including the price of the item, shipping costs, taxes and any other associated fees.
Purchased digital content will remain on your buyer account home page and can be downloaded any number of times by you. You may download material from the site only for your own personal, non-commercial use. You may not otherwise copy, reproduce, retransmit, distribute, publish, commercially exploit or otherwise transfer any material, nor may you modify or create derivative works of the material. The burden of determining that your use of any information, software or any other content on buysellteach is permissible rests with you.14.4 Restrictions on the Sale of Non-Digital Content
Non-digital user content may only be shipped to addresses within the United States and Canada. Members must restrict their purchases and sales accordingly. Any non-digital content shipped to or from an address outside of the United States or Canada is unauthorized by Buysellteach.
15 Selling Content
Users who wish to sell content on buysellteach must become either a Silver Member or purchase a Gold Membership and, if applicable, pay the associated membership and service fee(s).15.1 General
When you list an item on buysellteach, your listing will be posted on the site and can be seen by any user. Your listing may not be immediately searchable by keyword or category for several hours (or up to twenty-four (24) hours in some circumstances), therefore Buysellteach cannot guarantee exact listing durations. You agree to accurately describe your content and list the content in the appropriate category. Buysellteach reserves the right to terminate your listing for any reason. Where and whether your listing appears in search and browser results may be based on certain factors including, but not limited to, listing format, title, keywords, price and shipping cost, feedback, and detailed seller ratings.
Members must list prices in United States dollars and shall only charge at the price listed.
Members may incorporate shipping and handling fees into the sale price of the item or may charge a flat shipping rate.
See also, Section 4 Disclaimer of User Content and Conduct; Section 9 User Conduct; Section 10 Violations of User Conduct: Suspension and Termination of Accounts; and Section 11 User Content Submission. These sections are fully incorporated herein.
Non-digital user content may only be shipped to addresses within the United States and Canada. Members must restrict their purchases and sales accordingly. Any non-digital content shipped to or from an address outside of the United States or Canada is unauthorized by Buysellteach.15.4 The Sale of Digital User Content
Once purchased, digital content will remain available to the purchaser for download indefinitely. If you believe digital content sold by you is being used in violation of these terms of service, contact Buysellteach immediately by following the “Help” link to email us.
16 Use of “CREATE-a-DOC”
The Buysellteach “CREATE-a-DOC” service allows members to create lessons or other original content and upload the document to their buysellteach store.
As a member you agree that you will not upload a lesson made by using CREATE-a-DOC to any other site to use or sell.
17 Use of Third Party Sites and Services17.1 Resale Clipart
As part of the services offered by buysellteach members may use clipart from Resale Clipart to create original educational content. If you use Resale Clipart you MUST credit Resale Clipart on your cover page.17.2 Other Third Party Services and Links
The Buysellteach website may link to other sites or services operated by third parties, including but not necessarily limited to: Clipart.com, Resale Clipart, Scrappin Doodles, Kevin & Amanda Free Fonts, Letterringdelights.com and Digiscrapkits.com. Buysellteach may remove or modify these links at any time.
Buysellteach is not responsible for nor does Buysellteach exercise control over, routinely screen, approve, review or endorse the contents of or use of any of the products or services that may be offered at third party sites or services. Once you leave our site or service via a link or enable a third-party service you should check the applicable user agreement of the third-party's site. The fact that we link to a website or present a banner ad or other type of advertisement is not an endorsement, authorization or representation of our affiliation with that third party. Buysellteach is not responsible for any content posted on third party websites. You are responsible to follow any and all terms and conditions and policies of third party websites.
18 Notice for California Users
Under California Civil Code section 1789.3, California Website users are entitled to the following specific consumer rights notice: The Complaint Assistance Unit of the Division of Consumer Services of the California Department of Consumer Affairs may be contacted in writing at 1625 N. Market Blvd., Suite S-202, Sacramento, California 95834, or by telephone at (800) 952-5210.
19 Choice of Law/Forum Selection Clause
20 Disclaimer of Warranties
YOUR ACCESS TO, USE OF AND RELIANCE ON BUYSELLTEACH AND CONTENT ACCESSED THROUGH BUYSELLTEACH IS ENTIRELY AT YOUR OWN RISK. BUYSELLTEACH (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WEBSITES, PROGRAMS, SERVICES, FORUMS AND CONTENT ACCESSED THROUGH THE WEBSITES, PROGRAMS, SERVICES AND FORUMS) IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" OR "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND. ALL EXPRESS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS) ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, BUYSELLTEACH ALSO DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES FOR OR WITH RESPECT TO: (a) THE SECURITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, ACCURACY AND PERFORMANCE OF BUYSELLTEACH AND CONTENT ACCESSED THROUGH BUYSELLTEACH; (b) COMPUTER WORMS, VIRUSES, SPYWARE, ADWARE AND ANY OTHER MALWARE, MALICIOUS CODE OR HARMFUL CONTENT OR COMPONENTS ACCESSED, RECEIVED OR DISSEMINATED THROUGH, RELATED TO OR AS A RESULT OF BUYSELLTEACH OR CONTENT ACCESSED THROUGH BUYSELLTEACH; (c) ANY TRANSACTIONS OR POTENTIAL TRANSACTIONS, GOODS OR SERVICES PROMISED OR EXCHANGED, INFORMATION OR ADVICE OFFERED OR EXCHANGED, OR OTHER CONTENT, INTERACTIONS, REPRESENTATIONS OR COMMUNICATIONS THROUGH, RELATED TO OR AS A RESULT OF USE OF BUYSELLTEACH OR CONTENT ACCESSED THROUGH BUYSELLTEACH (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ACCESSED THROUGH ANY LINKS ON BUYSELLTEACHOR IN CONTENT).
THESE DISCLAIMERS SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Some jurisdictions do not allow disclaimer of implied warranties. In such jurisdictions, some of the foregoing disclaimers as to implied warranties may not apply.
21 Limitation of Liability
BUYSELLTEACH AND ITS REPRESENTATIVES SHALL UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES BE LIABLE FOR ANY ACCESS TO, USE OF OR RELIANCE ON BUYSELLTEACH OR CONTENT ACCESSED THROUGH BUYSELLTEACH BY YOU OR ANYONE ELSE, OR FOR ANY TRANSACTIONS, COMMUNICATIONS, INTERACTIONS, DISPUTES OR RELATIONS BETWEEN YOU AND ANY OTHER PERSON OR ORGANIZATION ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO BUYSELLTEACH OR CONTENT ACCESSED THROUGH BUYSELLTEACH, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LIABILITY FOR INJUNCTIVE RELIEF AS WELL AS FOR ANY HARM, INJURY, LOSS OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND INCURRED BY YOU OR ANYONE ELSE (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, STATUTORY, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, EVEN IF BUYSELLTEACH.COM OR ANY BUYSELLTEACH REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES). THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY APPLIES REGARDLESS OF, BUT IS NOT RESTRICTED TO, WHETHER THE ALLEGED LIABILITY, HARM, INJURY, LOSS OR DAMAGES AROSE FROM AUTHORIZED OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR USE OF BUYSELLTEACH OR CONTENT ACCESSED THROUGH BUYSELLTEACH; ANY INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE BUYSELLTEACH OR CONTENT ACCESSED THROUGH BUYSELLTEACH; OR ANY REMOVAL, DELETION, LIMITATION, MODIFICATION, INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, DISCONTINUANCE OR TERMINATION OF BUYSELLTEACH OR CONTENT ACCESSED THROUGH BUYSELLTEACH. THESE LIMITATIONS SHALL ALSO APPLY WITH RESPECT TO DAMAGES RESULTING FROM ANY TRANSACTIONS OR POTENTIAL TRANSACTIONS, GOODS OR SERVICES PROMISED OR EXCHANGED, INFORMATION OR ADVICE OFFERED OR EXCHANGED, OR OTHER CONTENT, INTERACTIONS, REPRESENTATIONS, COMMUNICATIONS OR RELATIONS THROUGH, RELATED TO OR AS A RESULT OF BUYSELLTEACH OR CONTENT ACCESSED THROUGH BUYSELLTEACH (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LINKS ON BUYSELLTEACH AND LINKS IN CONTENT ACCESSED THROUGH BUYSELLTEACH).
You hereby release Buysellteach and each of the Buysellteach Representatives, and their respective successors, assigns, heirs, service providers and suppliers, from all claims, demands and damages of every kind and nature, known and unknown, direct and indirect, suspected and unsuspected, disclosed and undisclosed, arising out of or in any way related to Buysellteach or content accessed through Buysellteach, or any interactions with others arising out of or related to Buysellteach or content accessed through buysellteach, and you expressly waive the provisions of California Civil Code Section 1542 (and any similar laws in other jurisdictions), which provides: "A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his favor at the time of executing the release, which, if known by him must have materially affected his settlement with the debtor."
THESE LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
22 Miscellaneous Provisions22.1 Buysellteach Intellectual Property
Users are not authorized use any Buysellteach trademark, including Buysellteach, buysellteach.com and any logos for any purpose, unless Buysellteach has given express permission to do so.22.2 Waiver
2 Right to Modification
3 Personal Information We Collect
Personal information is information that can be used to identify, locate, or contact an individual, and includes other information that may be associated with personal information. When you interact with our site, depending on the service, we may ask for the following personal information directly from you:
Contact Information allows us to communicate with you and generally includes your name, physical addresses, email addresses, your buysellteach user account names, and/or telephone numbers.
Payment Information needed to process payments such as your credit or debit card number, expiration date, and card verification number. Personal Profile Information helps us with the administration and personalization of your buysellteach account profile.
Transaction Information about how you interact with and use buysellteach and its services, other communications, and applications; and how you interact with members and service providers.
In each of the above instances, you will know what personal information we collect because you voluntarily and directly provide it.
4 How We Use Personal Information
- We may use information collected from you in one or more of the following ways:
- to enable site features and retrieving and providing analysis of data you choose to enter into the site;
- to solicit input and feedback to improve our site and customize your user experience;
- to enable you to communicate with other members via private messaging or other site-specific communications channels;
- to meet contractual obligations;
- to send you reminders, technical notices, updates, security alerts, and support and administrative messages and service bulletins;
- to inform you about new products or promotional offers, and to provide advertisements to you through our site, email messages or other methods of communication;
- to provide customer service and technical support;
- to administer surveys, sweepstakes, giveaways, contests, or similar promotions or events sponsored by us;
- to prevent fraud or potentially illegal activities, enforce our site’s terms of service or to comply with the law;
- for internal purposes such as auditing, data analysis, and research to improve our services and communications.
- In addition to the uses described above, we may use personal information that we collect for other purposes that are disclosed to you at the time we collect the information, or with your consent.
5 Sharing Personal Information
- We may share personal information about you with third parties in the following circumstances:
- We may engage third parties to perform services on our behalf, including maintenance services, analytics and data analysis, payment processing, assisting in marketing efforts, email distribution, customer service and conducting surveys.
- Your personal information, and the contents of all of your online communications on or through our site and any related services may be accessed and monitored as necessary to operate our site any related services, and may be disclosed:
- to satisfy any applicable laws or regulations;
- to defend ourselves in litigation or a regulatory action;
- in order to protect the rights or property of Buysellteach, including to enforce our site’s terms of service;
- when we have a good faith belief that we are required to disclose the information in response to legal process (for example, a subpoena, court order, or search warrant);
- where we believe our site is being used in the commission of a crime, including to report such criminal activity or to exchange information with other companies and organizations for the purposes of fraud protection and risk management; and
- when we have a good faith belief that there is an emergency that poses a threat to the health and/or safety of you, another person or the public generally.
In the event a merger, acquisition, debt financing, sale of Buysellteach assets by or with another company, or similar corporate transaction takes place, we may need to disclose and transfer all information about you, including personal information, to the successor company. We may share personal information about you for any other purpose(s) disclosed to you at the time we collect your information or with your consent.
6 Other Information We Automatically Collect
We may also collect certain technical information when you use our site and any related services. For example, our servers receive and automatically collect information about your computer and browser, including for instance your IP address, browser type, domain name from which you accessed the site or service, and other software or hardware information.
You can set your browser to warn you about attempts to place cookies on your computer or limit the type of cookies you allow. Adobe Flash cookies operate differently than browser cookies and cookie management tools available in a web browser may not remove flash cookies. If you disable cookies, you may lose some of the features and functionality of our site and its services.
In general, we use these technologies to remember you when you return to our site, to understand and analyze trends, to monitor usage and administer the site, to learn about user behavior on the site and gather demographic information about our user base as a whole, to customize content or offers on our site and through our services, and to conduct research to improve our site, content and services.
7 User Generated Content, Online Communities and Forums, Profiles and Reviews
You may choose to publicly disclose personal information about yourself and others in the course of (i) contributing user generated content (for instance blogs), (ii) communicating with others in our online communities, (iii) creating user profiles for public view, or (iv) posting images, photos or videos.
Be aware, information that you voluntarily disclose in any of these areas of our site is unencrypted, public information and therefore, there can be no expectation of privacy or confidentiality. Any personal information you submit in the course of interacting in these public activities can be read, collected, or used by other users. Prior to posting in these areas, we encourage you to read our terms of service, as we are not responsible for the personal information you choose to make public in any of these areas
8 Accessing and Updating Personal Information
We encourage you to keep your personal information updated and accurate. We provide you reasonable access to your personal information and the ability to review, correct or delete it. If you have questions about how to access your personal information, email us by following the “Help” link on our homepage.
Protecting your privacy and security is important and we also take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access to your data.
We may reject requests that are unreasonably repetitive, require disproportionate technical effort (for example, developing a new system or fundamentally changing an existing practice), risk the privacy of others, or would be extremely impractical (for instance, requests concerning information residing on backup tapes).
9 Opting Out of Requested Communications
Requested communications include, for instance, email newsletters that may be expressly requested by you or which you consented to receive. After you request such communications, you may "opt out" of receiving them by emailing Buysellteach via the “Help” link.p>
10 Opting Out of General or Promotional Communications
General communications provide information about products, services, and/or support and may include special offers, new product information, or invitations to participate in market research. You may opt out of receiving these general communications by emailing Buysellteach via the “Help” link.
11 Protecting Personal Information
We have implemented reasonable and appropriate administrative, physical, technical and data security procedures and controls to safeguard your personal information against unauthorized access, disclosure, loss, misuse and alteration. No method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure, however. We cannot assume responsibility or liability for unauthorized access to our servers and systems. We use third-party service providers to manage credit card and payment processing. These service providers are not permitted to store, retain, or use billing Information except for the sole purpose of credit card and payment processing on our behalf. When you enter payment information we encrypt the transmission of that information using secure socket layer (SSL) technology and do not store it on our systems.
12 Linked Websites and Services
13 Children's Privacy
Our site is are intended for adults, aged 18 and over. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13. If you are under 13, please do not disclose or provide any information. If we learn that we have collected personal information from a child under 13, we will take steps to promptly delete the information.
14 International Users
We are headquartered in the United States. Our site is hosted in the United States or hosted with cloud service providers who are headquartered in the United States. If you are located outside the United States, be aware that information you provide to us or that we obtain as a result of your use of our site, may be processed in and transferred to and stored in the United States and will be subject to U.S. law. U.S. privacy and data protection laws may not be equivalent to the laws of your country of residence. By using our site or providing us with your information, you consent to the collection, transfer, storage, and processing of information to and in the United States.
15 California Privacy Rights
We do not share personal information with third parties for their direct marketing purposes unless you affirmatively agree to such disclosure.
Users residing in certain jurisdictions, like California, have a right to access personal information held by us about them and their right of access can be exercised in accordance with applicable law. California law requires certain businesses to respond to requests from California residents asking about the business' practices related to disclosing personal information to third parties for the third parties' direct marketing purposes. Alternately, such businesses may have in place a policy not to disclose personal information of customers to third parties for the third parties' direct marketing purposes if the resident has exercised an option to opt-out of such information-sharing. We have such a policy in place.
California residents may request further information about our approach to this law by emailing us. When emailing to us, you must put the statement "Your California Privacy Rights" in the body or subject line of your request, and include (i) any unique site identifier associated with you (user name), (iii) your name, and (iv) your contact information. Please allow 30 days for a response. We will not accept requests via the telephone, mail, or by facsimile, and we are not responsible for notices that are not labeled or sent properly, or that do not have complete information.
16 Contacting Us