Term and conditions

Acceptable Use Policy

Terms Of Use

(Cookiee Jar also known as Cookieejar.com)
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY AND UNDERSTAND THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS BEFORE USING COOKIEE JAR. BY USING COOKIEEJAR, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTOOD, AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS, INCLUDING ANY ADDITIONAL GUIDELINES AND FUTURE MODIFICATIONS. IF AT ANY TIME YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, PLEASE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATE YOUR USE OF COOKIEEJAR.

Primary Terms

Cookiee Jar is a service to help you collect money from friends and/or general public.  Cookiee Jar provides:

1.Tools to keep your collections organized.
2.A public collect page that provides information about your collection.
3.The ability for your payers to pay you online.
4.To assist you and/or your organizing to reach your funding goal.

PayPal

Cookiee Jar works with PayPal's to enable online payments. In order to facilitate collecting money using Cookiee Jar you must have a valid PayPal account that is in good standing. Payers who pay you online must also have or register for a PayPal account and be in good standing. You will be charged to receive payments in accordance with PayPal's "Fees for receiving purchase payments". Your use of the Cookiee Jar service is also bound by PayPal's Acceptable Use Policy. We encourage you to read PayPal's Legal Agreements for PayPal Services and Privacy Policy.

Registration

You do not have to register in order to visit Cookiee Jar. To access certain features of the Service, though, including posting, commenting on, following, or contributing to a Project, you will need to register with Cookiee Jar and create a Member account. Your account gives you access to the services and functionality that we may establish and maintain from time to time and in our sole discretion.

Affiliates

Important information to know:
-All affiliates will have a 30 day waiting period after being approved and must have accumulated a minimum of $100.00 in your “Cookiee Jar” before you can request a cash withdrawal.
-All your referred users have 24 hours to create a project after arriving to Cookiee Jar through your unique link before their browser cookie refreshes.
-If the same user is referred by more than one affiliate, only the original affiliate that referred the user is entitled to this program (for that specific user).
-All affiliates are responsible for their personal cash withdrawal PayPal transaction fee. Fee’s do vary pending their country. Example: an international transaction may be subject to a higher fee then a domestic transaction. This fee will be deducted automatically.

Please ensure that you have read and understood everything prior to requesting in becoming a Cookiee Jar a partner.

Not a Financial Institution

Except for Cookiee Jar's limited role of initiating your payments from our collect page, Cookiee Jar is not involved in any underlying transaction between you, any other user, or any other party. Cookiee Jar is not a bank and does not offer banking services. Cookiee Jar is not responsible for charge backs, missed payments, fraud, or any other issues related to payments.

Your collection, payers and transaction history can be accessed and displayed on the Cookiee Jar site. Please refer to our Privacy Policy for more information.

Cookiee Jar may distribute a newsletter. By registering an account, you are eligible to receive this email. If you opt-out, we will honor those requests promptly and you will not receive any promotional material from us again.

Indemnity

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Cookiee Jar and its subsidiaries, agents, managers, and other affiliated companies, and their employees, contractors, agents, officers and directors, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney's fees) arising from: (i) your use of and access to the Service, including any data or work transmitted or received by you; (ii) your violation of any term of this Agreement, including without limitation, your breach of any of the representations and warranties above; (iii) your violation of any third-party right, including without limitation any right of privacy, publicity rights or Intellectual Property Rights; (iv) your violation of any law, rule or regulation of the United States or any other country; (v) any claim or damages that arise as a result of any of your User Content or any that are submitted via your account; or (vi) any other party's access and use of the Service with your unique username, password or other appropriate security code.

Email Scams

You may never use another Member's account without permission. When creating your account, you must provide accurate and complete information. You are solely responsible for the activity that occurs on your account, and you must keep your account password secure. You must notify Cookiee Jar immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account. Although Cookiee Jar will not be liable for your losses caused by any unauthorized use of your account, you shall be liable for the losses of Cookiee Jar or others due to such unauthorized use.

If you receive a message that looks like it is from Cookiee Jar asking you for your personal information, do not respond! Cookiee Jar will never request your password, user name, credit card information or other personal information.

Ownership of Website

Cookiee Jar website and all content, information, reports, materials, software, programs, design, text, images, photographs, illustrations, audio and video material, artwork, graphic material, data, database and proprietary information and all copyrightable elements of our website, including, without limitation, the selection, sequence, the 'look and feel' and arrangement of items, adaptations, translations and derivative works, and all trademarks, trade names, service marks, logos and icons, are the property of Cookiee Jar, and/or its licensors or suppliers, and are legally protected, without limitation, under criminal and provincial, as well as applicable foreign, laws, regulations and treaties.

Users who are not at least 18 years of age or under the legal age pending state of law may not settle transactions using PayPal. Therefor all under the state of law age is responsible for advising their parent or guardian prior to using Cookiee Jar and its features.

While a project is active

While a project is active on Cookiee Jar, any pledges, donations given to that project stays as a PayPals pre-authorized transaction. This pre-authorized transaction can be held by PayPal for up to 90 days. If the project passes its threshold, meets or surpasses its goal, the project creator will be eligible to unlock the pre-authorized transaction to continue and recieve. In the event, the project creators minimum threshold is not met or voided, PayPal will not process any of the transactions and funders will receive all their pledges given back to them.

 Cookiee Jar Fees

Its free to start your own Cookiee Jar project and only charge 5% on the amount raised.  At Cookiee Jar, we believe in fairness, if you don’t raise any money, then we don’t make anything at all! How it works is once your project receives any funding that passes the minimum threshold, we then take 5% off the amount earned. If you don’t meet your minimum threshold, then ALL funds will be returned to their respected persons! We believe that is very fair for everyone!

 Pay Pal Fees

Cookiee Jar uses PayPal for all its transactions, as it is a very secure third party credible service, PayPal charges a 2.9% + 35¢ (cents) per transaction. (Non-North American campaigns are encouraged to review PayPal's international account policy's for their specific country)  

Restrictions

You may not use the Service for activities that: (i) violate any law, staute, ordinance or regulation; (ii) relate to sales of (a) narcotics, steroids, certain controlled substances or other products that present a risk to consumer safety, (b) drug paraphernalia, (c) items that encourage, promote, facilitate or instruct others to engage in illegal activity, (d) items that promote hate, violence, racial intolerance, or the financial exploitation of a crime, (e) items that are considered obscene, (f) items that infringe or violate any copyright, trademark, right of publicity or privacy or any other proprietary right under the laws of any jurisdiction, (g) certain sexually oriented materials or services, or (h) ammunition, firearms, or certain firearm parts or accessories, or (i) ,certain weapons or knives regulated under applicable law; (iii) relate to transactions that (a) show the personal information of third parties in violation of applicable law, (b) support pyramid or ponzi schemes, matrix programs, other "get rich quick" schemes or certain multi-level marketing programs, (c) are associated with purchases of real property, annuities or lottery contracts, lay-away systems, off-shore banking or transactions to finance or refinance debts funded by a credit card, (d) are by payment processors to collect payments on behalf of merchants, (e), are associated with the following Money Service Business activities: the sale of traveler's checks or money orders, currency exchanges or check cashing,or (f) provide certain credit repair or debt settlement services; (iv) involve the sales of products or services identified by government agencies to have a high likelihood of being fraudulent; (v) violate applicable laws or industry regulations regarding the sale of (a) tobacco products, or (b) prescription drugs and devices; (vi) involve gambling, gaming and/or any other activity with an entry fee and a prize, including, but not limited to casino games, sports betting, horse or greyhound racing, lottery tickets, other ventures that facilitate gambling, games of skill (whether or not it is legally defined as a lottery) and sweepstakes unless the operator has obtained prior approval from Cookiee Jar and the operator and customers are located exclusively in jurisdictions where such activities are permitted by law.

Site Copying or Tampering

Other than for purposes related to your permitted use of the Cookiee Jar services, you may not download, retransmit or reproduce anything available or obtained from the Cookiee Jar website in any manner or in any form. You will not alter, erase or otherwise obscure any proprietary rights or other notices which appear on the Cookiee Jar website.

You agree not to use Cookiee Jar for any purposes other than to use Cookiee Jar services in accordance with these terms and conditions. You are solely responsible and liable for anything you provide, enter or transmit using Cookiee Jar. Any unauthorized or prohibited use, including a violation of the terms of these terms of use, may subject you to civil liability or criminal prosecution, or both, under applicable laws and regulations.

User Content

Some areas of the Service may allow Users to post feedback, comments, questions, and other information. Any such postings, together with Project Postings, constitute "User Content." You are solely responsible for your User Content that you upload, publish, display, link to or otherwise make available (hereinafter, "post") on the Service, and you agree that we are only acting as a passive conduit for your online distribution and publication of your User Content. You must be the owner of all the Intellectual Property Rights (as defined below) in the User Content you post, or have explicit permission from the owner(s) of all such rights to post the User Content on Cookiee Jar.

Contributing to Projects

Cookiee Jar may provide you the opportunity to make Contributions to Project Postings on the Service. You may contribute to any Project with an open Funding Request in any amount you choose. You may contribute up to $2000.00 four times for each project.  You can do this to as many Projects as you like .

It is solely your choice to contribute to a project. You understand that making a contribution to a project does not give you any rights in or to that project, including without limitation any ownership, control, or distribution rights, and that the project Entity shall be free to solicit other funding for the project, enter into contracts for the project, allocate rights in or to the project, and otherwise direct the project in its sole discretion. You further understand that nothing in this Agreement or otherwise limits Cookiee Jar guarantee that any project's campaign goal will be met. Any perks offered to you are between you and the project entity only, and Cookiee Jar does not guarantee that perks will be delivered or satisfactory to you. Cookiee Jar does not warrant the use of any project funding or the outcome of any project.

Disclaimer; Limitation of Liability

TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, COOKIEE JAR AND ITS THIRD-PARTY PARTNERS AND SUPPLIERS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, STATUTORY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE COOKIEEJAR SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE COOKIEEJAR SERVICE AND ANY DATA OR INFORMATION MADE AVAILABLE IN CONJUNCTION WITH OR THROUGH THE COOKIEEJAR SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE," "WITH ALL FAULTS" BASIS AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. COOKIEEJAR AND ITS THIRD PARTY SUPPLIERS AND PARTNERS DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE DATA, FUNCTIONS, OR ANY OTHER INFORMATION OFFERED ON OR THROUGH THE COOKIEEJAR SERVICE OR ANY REFERENCE SITES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, OR FREE OF ERRORS, VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS AND DO NOT WARRANT THAT ANY OF THE FOREGOING WILL BE CORRECTED. COOKIEE JAR AND ITS THIRD PARTY SUPPLIERS AND PARTNERS DO NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE COOKIEEJAR SERVICE OR ANY REFERENCE SITES IN TERMS OF CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE.

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, NEITHER COOKIEEJAR, NOR ITS OWNERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS, AGENTS OR REPRESENTATIVES SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, OR ANY OTHER FORM OF DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE COOKIEE JAR SERVICES, THE WEBSITE OR YOUR USE OF THE WEBSITE, REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION OR THE BASIS OF THE CLAIM AND WHETHER OR NOT COOKIEE JAR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

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