Terms and Conditions

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE USING THIS WEBSITE. Welcome to our website. If you continue to browse and use this website you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, which together with our privacy policy and website disclaimer, govern www.thefreelancersyear.com’s relationship with you in relation to your use of this website. By using this website, you signify your acceptance of these terms and conditions of use. For the purposes of these terms and conditions, “Us”, “Our” and “We” refers to www.thefreelancersyear.com and “You” and “Your” refers to you, the client, visitor, website user or person using our website. AMENDMENT OF TERMS We reserve the right to change, modify, add or remove portions of these terms at any time. Please check these terms regularly prior to using our website to ensure you are aware of any changes. We will endeavour to highlight any significant or substantive changes to you where possible. If you choose to use our website then we will regard that use as conclusive evidence of your agreement and acceptance that these terms govern your and www.thefreelancersyear.com’s rights and obligations to each other. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY It is an essential pre-condition to you using our website that you agree and accept that www.thefreelancersyear.com is not legally responsible for any loss or damage you might suffer related to your use of the website, whether from errors or from omissions in our documents or information, any goods or services we may offer or from any other use of the website. This includes your use or reliance on any third party content, links, comments or advertisements. Your use of, or reliance on, any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific, personal requirements. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law. COMPETITION AND CONSUMER ACT For the purposes of Schedule 2 of the Australian Consumer Law, in particular Sections 51 to 53, 64 and 64A of Part 3-2, Division 1, Subdivision A of the Competition and Consumer Act 2010 (Cth), www.thefreelancersyear.com’s liability for any breach of a term of this agreement is limited to: the supplying of the goods or services to you again; the replacement of the goods; or the payment of the cost of having the goods or services supplied to you again. You must be over 18 years of age to use this website and to purchase any goods or services. DELIVERY OF GOODS Physical goods may be delivered by Australia Post and/or other reputable courier companies. Deliveries are processed promptly upon receipt of full payment. Delivery may take between 2 and 14 days, depending on the delivery option. Damaged or lost orders should be resolved with Australia Post or the courier company directly and we are not responsible for goods that are damaged in transit or not received. Replacement of damaged or lost items is made at the discretion of www.thefreelancersyear.com. Digital goods are delivered immediately. Please be aware there are inherent risks associated with downloading any software and digital goods. Should you have any technical problems downloading any of our goods, please contact us so we may try to assist you. LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES www.thefreelancersyear.com may from time to time provide on its website, links to other websites, advertisements and information on those websites for your convenience. This does not necessarily imply sponsorship, endorsement, or approval or arrangement between www.thefreelancersyear.com and the owners of those websites. www.thefreelancersyear.com takes no responsibility for any of the content found on the linked websites. www.thefreelancersyear.com’s website may contain information or advertisements provided by third parties for which www.thefreelancersyear.com accepts no responsibility whatsoever for any information or advice provided to you directly by third parties. We are making a ‘recommendation’ only and are not providing any advice nor do we take any responsibility for any advice received in this regard. DISCLAIMER To the fullest extent permitted by law, www.thefreelancersyear.com absolutely disclaims all warranties, expressed or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for any particular purpose. www.thefreelancersyear.com gives no warranty that the documents, goods or services will be free of errors, or that defects will be corrected, or that our website or its server is free of viruses or any other harmful components. Whilst we, at all times endeavour to have the most accurate, reliable and up-to-date information on our website, we do not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the result of the use of any document, product, service, link or information in its website or as to their correctness, suitability, accuracy, reliability, or otherwise. It is your sole responsibility and not the responsibility of www.thefreelancersyear.com to bear any and all costs of servicing, repairs, or correction. The applicable law in your state or territory may not permit these exclusions, particularly the exclusions of some implied warranties. Some of the above may not apply to you but you must ensure you are aware of any risk you may be taking by using this website or any products or services that may be offered through it. It is your responsibility to do so. YOUR PRIVACY At www.thefreelancersyear.com, we are committed to protecting your privacy. We use the information we collect about you to maximize the services that we provide to you. www.thefreelancersyear.com respects the privacy and confidentiality of the information provided by you and adheres to the Australian Privacy Principles. Please read our separate Privacy Policy carefully. You may change your details at any time by advising us in writing via email. All information we receive from our customers, is protected by our secure servers. www.thefreelancersyear.com’s secure server software encrypts all customer information before it is sent to us. Furthermore, all of the customer data www.thefreelancersyear.com collects is secured against unauthorized use or access. Credit card information is not stored by us on our servers. THIRD PARTIES www.thefreelancersyear.com does not and will not sell or deal in personal or customer information. We may however use in a general sense without any reference to your name, your information to create marketing statistics, identify user demands and to assist it in meeting customer needs generally. In addition, we may use the information that you provide to improve its website and its services but not for any other use. DISCLOSE YOUR INFORMATION www.thefreelancersyear.com may be required, in certain circumstances, to disclose information in good faith and where www.thefreelancersyear.com is required to do so in the following circumstances: by law or by any court; to enforce the terms of any of our customer agreements; or to protect the rights, property or safety of our customers or third parties. EXCLUSION OF COMPETITORS If you are in the business of creating similar documents, goods or services for the purpose of providing them for a fee to users, whether they be business users or domestic users, then you are a competitor of www.thefreelancersyear.com. www.thefreelancersyear.com expressly excludes and does not permit you to use or access our website, to download any documents or information from its website or obtain any such documents or information through a third party. If you breach this term then www.thefreelancersyear.com will hold you fully responsible for any loss that we may sustain and further hold you accountable for all profits that you might make from such unpermitted and improper use. www.thefreelancersyear.com reserves the right to exclude and deny any person access to our website, services or information in our sole discretion. COPYRIGHT, TRADEMARK AND RESTRICTIONS OF USE This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance, trademarks and graphics. You are not permitted to reproduce the documents, information or materials on the website for the purposes of sale or the use by any third party. In particular you are not permitted to republish, upload, transmit electronically or otherwise or distribute any of the materials, documents or products that may be available for download from time to time on this website. www.thefreelancersyear.com expressly reserves all copyright and trademark in all documents, information and materials on our website and we reserve the right to take action against you if you breach any of these terms. Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited other than the following: you may print or download to a local hard disk extracts for your personal and non-commercial use only; and you may copy the content to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge the website as the source of the material. You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system. WHOLE AGREEMENT These terms and conditions represent the whole agreement between you and www.thefreelancersyear.com concerning your use and access to www.thefreelancersyear.com’s website and your use and access to the documents and information on it. No other term is to be included in this agreement except where it is required to be included by any legislation of the Commonwealth or any State or Territory. All implied terms except those implied by statute and which cannot be expressly excluded are hereby expressly excluded. EXCLUSION OF UNENFORCEABLE TERMS Where any clause or term above would by any applicable statute be illegal, void, or unenforceable in any State or Territory then such a clause shall not apply in that State or Territory and shall be deemed never to have been included in these terms and conditions in that State or Territory. Such a clause if legal and enforceable in any other State or Territory shall continue to be fully enforceable and part of this agreement in those other States and Territories. The deemed exclusion of any term pursuant to this paragraph shall not affect or modify the full enforceability and construction of the other clauses of these terms and conditions. JURISDICTION This agreement and this website are subject to the laws of Victoria and Australia. If there is a dispute between you and www.thefreelancersyear.com that results in litigation then you must submit to the jurisdiction of the courts of Victoria.

Purchasing Online

1. MINIMUM AGE AND LEGAL CAPACITY Purchasing products or services on this website is restricted to individuals 18 years of age or older. Individuals below the age of 18 may have purchases made on their behalf by a parent or guardian. Should we suffer any loss or damage as a result of a transaction entered into by a minor, we reserve the right to seek compensation for such losses from the parents or guardians of the minor who caused the order to be placed. 2. ACCURACY OF PRODUCT DESCRIPTION All products and services listed on this website are described to the best of our abilities and using the information available to us at the time. Care is taken to ensure that this information is correct, but we cannot eliminate the possibility of: 3. Human error in entry of information Incorrect information provided to us by suppliers or distributors Failure of suppliers or distributors to supply updated information to us We reserve the right to change any information including but not limited to pricing, specifications, descriptions, or product names without notice. 3. PAYMENT All orders are placed in Australian dollars. In the case that you pay for an order with your credit card, we do not store your credit card number on our servers, however it may be retained by our payment gateway provider in circumstances where this is required. In the case of offline payment, we will contact you to arrange payment. This process must be completed before your order can be fulfilled. In cases where your payment for an order fails for reasons including but not limited to insufficient card credit, or cheque dishonour, your access to courses, membership or products may be paused or cancelled until payment issues rectified. 4. PRICES AND TAXES Prices are displayed to Australian visitors of this website (unless otherwise marked) including GST if applicable to the product, and in Australian Dollars. If we determine that you are in a foreign country, we may display prices to you without GST and/or in alternate currencies. 5. REFUND POLICY If you’ve worked through the first module of the course and haven’t gained any value from it (or just don’t think the course is for you), I’ll happily refund your payment minus a $50 admin fee. Refunds must be requested within 14 days of the course starting. No refunds are provided after the first 14 days, and I do not provide pro-rata refunds for cancelled accounts. After the initial refund period expires, I will continue to process any remaining payments (if you have selected a payment plan option). 6. TAX INVOICE Upon completion of your order, we will supply a Tax Invoice to you in the form of an email. Please ensure that the email address you have provided us is correct. 7. SECURITY We use industry-standard SSL encryption where applicable to protect the privacy of information in transit between this website, yourself, and our suppliers including payment gateways. You acknowledge that the security of communications sent by electronic means cannot be guaranteed. You provide information to us via the internet at your own risk. We cannot accept responsibility for misuse or loss of, or unauthorised access to, your personal information where the security of information is not wholly within our control. 8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY Under no circumstances will we be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or other damages resulting from the purchase, delivery, use, or return of any product or service purchased from this website beyond the value of the item purchased, including but not limited to loss of profits or interruption to business. 10. PAYMENT PLANS Full access to any product purchased using a payment plan (where offered) ‘may’ be restricted if payment fails. Failure to make all payment ‘may’ result in exclusion from any paid product forums or groups. 11. PARTICIPATION IN FREE AND PAID GROUPS, FORUMS AND INTERACTIVE AREA’S You agree that you will not: Use our forum, private Facebook group or any other user interactive area of our site for any illegal purpose, Place any material in our forum, private Facebook group or any other user interactive area of our site that violates the copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, confidential information or other rights of any other party, Place any material in our forum, private Facebook group or any other user interactive area of our site that contains a false statement about any person, infringes upon the privacy rights of any other person, or threatens, harasses, abuses or embarrasses any other person, Place any advertising, attempted business solicitation, marketing materials or sales promotional materials in our forum, private Facebook group or any other user interactive area of our site, Place materials in our forum, bulletin board, chat room, or any other user interactive area of our site that are disruptive or off-topic. 12. ONE ON ONE COACHING SESSION BOOKINGS Sessions are to be paid for in full prior to booking. Session cost is charged in AU$ unless otherwise indicated. Session cost will incur 10% GST for Australian residents. A tax invoice will be automatically generated and emailed on completion of payment. Please keep the invoice for your tax records. Any advice provided is suggestive only, taking action on advice is at the full discretion of the coachee and we will not be liable for results based on actions taken. It is the coachee’s responsibility to fully and completely research any suggestions, tactics, plans or strategies before undertaking action. 13. GROUP COACHING Group Coaching programs allow a fixed number of participants. For that reason we do now allow simple “change of mind” or “change of circumstance” refunds or transfers to other programs. Our “No Backing Out” policy is subject to the Trade Practices Act 1974 (Cwth) and Sale of Goods Act 1958 (Vic). No part of these terms of use is to be taken as an express or implied repudiation of our obligations under these pieces of legislation. Any advice provided is suggestive only, taking action on advice is at the full discretion of the coachee and we will not be liable for results based on actions taken. It is the coachee’s responsibility to fully and completely research any suggestions, tactics, plans or strategies before undertaking action.