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1. Introduction
Tips4me.com is an Internet community Web site providing a variety of services to users. This document covers the terms and conditions under which these services are provided. Your use of any of the features and services on the Tips4me.com Web site constitutes acceptance of these terms and conditions. These terms and conditions apply automatically to any new services or features introduced on the Tips4me.com.

Tips4me.com reserves the right to update the terms, conditions and notices of this Agreement without prior notice to you. It is your responsibility to periodically review the most current version of this Agreement as your continued use of Tips4me.com signifies your acceptance of any changed terms.

Tips4me.com does not control the truth or accuracy of content posted or the safety, or legality of the items advertised or sold. You may find other users' information to be offensive, harmful, inaccurate or deceptive. Therefore, please use caution and common sense when using Tips4me.com or any other website on the Internet! The views expressed on the website are not those of Tips4me.com.com, and any errors or omissions in them belong to the respective contributors / copyright holders.

The remainder of this document covers the specific terms and conditions under which each major service category of Tips4me.com is provided for your use. It is your responsibility to make sure you read and understand this document before using any Tips4me.com service. Please do not contribute to Tips4me.com in any manner unless you have carefully read and agree with all of these terms. In the remainder of this document, the term 'Tips4me.com' is used to refer to the Web site itself and to BC Web Wise Pvt. Ltd., the company which owns and operates the Tips4me.com Web site.

2. Accessing and Transmitting Tips4me.com Content
All the content available for public access on Tips4me.com is protected by copyright. Your use of this material must adhere to the following terms, unless you are the original contributor of the content to Tips4me.com, in which case your use is governed by the terms governing Tips4me.com's relationship with contributors as covered in Sections 3 and 4.

All content is provided for public access free of charge, unless otherwise stated.

You may access the content for viewing online.

You may download and print a single copy of any content item for your personal, non-commercial use. Content items include, but are not restricted to, articles, columns, photographs and reader comments on articles.

You may not modify any content you download or print from Tips4me.com. You must retain all copyright notices and logos on any content item you download or print.

You may not make any content item originating from Tips4me.com available for public access by any means without obtaining prior written permission from Tips4me.com.

You may forward Internet URLs (Uniform Resource Locators) to third parties for private, non- commercial use, along with brief extracts that do not violate copyright terms.

You may post, or otherwise make publicly available, excerpts from Tips4me.com content items, in any publicly accessible forum, so long as Tips4me.com is cited alongside the excerpt as the original source.

3. Contributing Content to Tips4me.com's Edited Sections
The terms in this Section apply to all the content contributed to Tips4me.com that is first screened and edited by Tips4me.com staff before being uploaded. Your work is published on Tips4me.com, where 'published' means uploaded for public access on the Internet, subject to the following terms and conditions:

You truthfully assert that the content being contributed is your creation and that you own the copyright to the content. (Unless you have deliberately assigned the copyright to someone else, you automatically own the copyright to all of your creations.) Further, you truthfully assert you have not infringed on anybody else's copyright in the creation of this article.

You grant us exclusive unlimited Internet distribution rights and electronic copyrights. This includes Web publishing, syndication on other web sites, email, ftp, telnet and other Internet- based information transfer protocols.

You may, however, publish the content you contribute to Tips4me.com, on your personal, non- commercial Web site if you possess one.

Once granted and your content is published, the Internet distribution rights cannot be revoked. In other words, once your contribution is published on Tips4me.com it automatically becomes a permanent part of the publicly-accessible Tips4me.com archives. You may, however, subject to our approval, update or revise your contributions on Tips4me.com.

You, however, retain copyrights for publication in all other media. For example, we cannot publish your article as part of a book without your permission.

We are not responsible or liable for loss if visitors to the site violate your copyright and distribute your copyrighted content without your permission. We post Copyright notices, alerting the reader of your rights. If you believe your material may be illegally distributed on the Internet, we recommend that you periodically run searches using search engines to detect any unauthorized distribution.

You will not receive any monetary compensation for your submissions. The only in-kind compensation we promise is exposure on the World Wide Web and a home for your creative work on the web.

You grant us the right to organize, categorize, collate your contributed content and present it on the website in any manner we see fit. We may remove or edit your contribution at our discretion without having to secure your permission. We will however make all reasonable efforts to contact you regarding any substantial changes, and to this end, it is your responsibility to make sure we have up-to-date contact information for you in our records.

You grant us the non-exclusive right to seek online and offline syndication and publishing opportunities. We will inform you before proceeding with any commercial and/or non-Internet- based distribution opportunity for your content.

We generally do not object to our contributors posting their Tips4me.com contributions on other, freely accessible Internet locations, so long as Tips4me.com is clearly cited as the original publisher, and a link to www.Tips4me.com.com is provided. We do, however, require that you obtain our permission first.

In case you are offered an offline publishing opportunity for your contributions to Tips4me.com, you agree to inform us and give us an opportunity to make you a competing offer in case we want to include it in one of our in-house offline publications.

4. Using and Contributing Content to Tips4me.com's Unedited Sections
When you use or contribute to the unedited section of Tips4me.com (readerís comments), you agree that you will not Upload or post or otherwise make available any Content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, promotes violence, is invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable; impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
Forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the unedited sections Upload or post otherwise make available any Content that you do not have a right to make available, under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside, proprietary or confidential information, learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
Upload or post or otherwise make available any Content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party.

Upload or post or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of business solicitation. Repeated postings of a promotional nature is considered abuse of the forums. Businesses or individuals wishing to advertise on the Tips4me.com website should contact us at the given address.

Upload or post or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;

Disrupt the normal flow of dialogue by repeatedly posting the same or similar material, or otherwise acting in a manner that negatively affects other users' ability to engage in exchanges;

Collect or store personal data about other users either manually or by means of automated software tools; promote illegal activities; inhibit other users from using and enjoying the unedited forums

You also acknowledge that:

Tips4me.com may remove or edit any content added, at our sole discretion. Material, once posted, cannot be retracted. Normally we completely remove any material that we deem objectionable. In the very rare cases where we decide that editing the content is the right decision, we will indicate any editorial action alongside the content.

You grant us the right to organize, categorize, collate your contributed content and present it on the website in any manner we see fit.

You will not receive any monetary compensation for any content you contribute to the unedited sections. The only in-kind compensation we promise is exposure on the World Wide Web.

5. Using Tips4me.com Services
This Section covers the terms under which various Tips4me.com services, including, but not limited to, link forwarding services, tipletter mailing, and any information available on Tips4me.com, are made available to you. While using Tips4me.com services, you agree NOT to:

Use any of the Tips4me.com services to send undesirable and unsolicited electronic mail or other material to any Tips4me.com user. The private email forms available on Tips4me.com are meant solely to send comments and criticism to Tips4me.com.

Use any email addresses or other contact information posted in Tips4me.com's unedited forums for any purpose other than to send private communications to other user related to the topic of discussion in the Public forum. You may not, use this email address to send the user unrelated spam email.

You also agree that:
Tips4me.com may electronically block or otherwise deny access to the Tips4me.com Web site, to any user deemed to be in violation of any of the terms in this document.

Tips4me.com is not obliged to ensure that the Web site is available to all users at all times. While we make all attempts to deny access only to those individuals who violate Tips4me.com regulations, we are occasionally forced to use access denial methods that cause a disruption in access for other users.

Tips4me.com is not responsible for a loss of access to Tips4me.com services due to failure of networks connected to the Internet, or any other temporary hardware or software failure.

Tips4me.com reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice.

A possibility exists that the Site could include inaccuracies or errors. Additionally, a possibility exists that unauthorized additions, deletions and alterations could be made by third parties to the Site. Although Tips4me.com attempts to ensure the integrity and the accuracy of the Site, it makes no guarantees whatsoever as to the correctness or accuracy of the Site. In the event that such an inaccuracy arises, please inform Tips4me.com by emailing editor@Tips4me.com so that it can be corrected.

NEITHER TIPS4ME.COM NOR ITS SPONSORS ARE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR OTHER DAMAGES UNDER ANY CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER THEORY ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THE SITE, SITE-RELATED SERVICES AND/OR CONTENT OR INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THE SITE. YOUR SOLE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE SITE, SITE-RELATED SERVICES AND/OR CONTENT OR INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN THE SITE IS TO STOP USING THE SITE AND/OR THOSE SERVICES.

This Site may contain links to other Web sites operated by third parties ("Linked Sites"). You acknowledge that, when you click on a link to visit a Linked Site, a frame may appear that contains the Tips4me.com logo, advertisements and/or other content selected by Tips4me.com. You acknowledge that Tips4me.com and its sponsors neither endorse nor are affiliated with the Linked Site and are not responsible for any content that appears on the Linked Site. You also acknowledge that the owner of the Linked Site neither endorses nor is affiliated with Tips4me.com and its sponsors.

6. Additional Notices
Tips4me.com provides this site and related services subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions set forth in this document.

Trademark and Copyright Information
All pages within this Internet site are the property of Tips4me.com. Permission (which may be revoked at any time) is granted to download the material in this Site without alterations and for private and non-commercial use only so long as the following copyright notice is included:

Copyright © 2000, BC Web Wise Pvt. Ltd.

'Tips4me.com' and the logos associated with these services are all trademarks and service marks of Tips4me.com. All other trademarks, service marks and logos used in this Site the trademarks, service marks or logos of their respective owners.

Void Where Prohibited
Although the Site is accessible worldwide, not all products or services discussed or referenced in the Site are available to all persons or in all geographic locations or jurisdictions. Tips4me.com reserves the right to limit the provision of any product or service to any person, geographic area or jurisdiction it so desires, in its sole discretion, and to limit the quantities of any such product or service that it provides. Any offer for any product or service made in the Site is void where prohibited.

Tips4me.com has no obligation to monitor the Site or Site-related services. However, you acknowledge and agree that Tips4me.com has the right to monitor the Site and Site-related services and to disclose any information necessary to operate the Site properly, to protect itself and its sponsors and customers and to comply with legal obligations or governmental requests.

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Tips4me.com and its sponsors against any and all claims, damages, costs or other expenses that arise directly or indirectly out of or from (a) your breach of this Agreement, (b) your activities in connection with the Site or Site-related services.

Third Party Trademarks and Copyrights.

Third party trademarks, service marks, logos, trade names and copyrights found on Tips4me.com belong to their respective owners.

No Resale of Service.

Tips4me.com retains all rights, title and interest in and to its intellectual property. You may not copy, reproduce, re-publish, distribute, create derivative works of, sell, transfer, display, transmit, compile, collect in a database, or in any manner commercially exploit any part of Tips4me.com that does not belong to you, unless express permission is granted by Tips4me.com or a third party copyright owner. You must abide by all copyright notices, information or restrictions contained on Tips4me.com.

All rights to the Tips4me.com Material not expressly granted herein are reserved.

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