- ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
The following terms and conditions (‘Terms’) have been created to inform you (the ‘User’) about certain conditions and guidelines that you must follow in order to access the Site and any related content, including but not limited to opinions, information, data, files, text, images, photos, audio and video files (‘Content’). Using or interacting with this Site means that you agree to these Terms. If you do not completely consent to these Terms, you must stop using this Site immediately. ‘Using’ this Site includes, but is not limited to, registering an account, browsing web pages or viewing any Content, whether via personal computers, smartphones, mobile apps, mobile devices, or any other devices.
- WHO WE ARE AND WHAT WE DO
Hstutorial.com is a Digital-based Learning System that provides comprehensive tutoring support to high school/secondary school students and college/university students from all over the world. We are an online-based teaching forum where our well-bred instructors constantly provide educational solutions and support to students from different facets.
Membership differs (Premium and Free). When you subscribe to a plan (Premium Membership) and accept these terms, you become a member of our site and you have access to all our contents. Free membership allows you to only read the lecture summary on our blog section, attempt some CBT Quiz and ask questions through our students’ forums.
- MEMBERSHIP REQUIREMENTS
No age restrictions. Anyone can create an account with us at start studying at his/her own pace. For purposes of registering your membership account, you must provide your real name, email, and other relevant information that we may request. We reserve the right, in our discretion, to approve or disapprove of any account. You must update your account immediately in case of any change of information, such as contact information or address.
You must keep your password and other account information confidential. You are responsible for all activities under your account. We may treat any person accessing your account with your password exactly as we would treat you, without any liability for doing so. You must immediately let us know of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security.
- SPECIFIC DISCLAIMER
The questions and solutions contained in this website are not in any way inferred as the original questions you will write on your examination. We do not provide students with any material that promotes examination malpractice. The contents of this website are purely educational and suited for students preparing for the said exams.
- TRANSACTING AS A BUYER
We may change the subscription prices at any time.
If the minimum is not reached by the time the subscription expires, we may extend the subscription until you receive the minimum.
Some subscriptions may be automatically renewed by Hstutorial. If you want to cancel the automatically renewal of a subscription, you must contact us through our contact details provided on the Site. Alternatively, if you use payment solutions like PayPal or HiPay etc… to pay for your subscription, you can log into the payment solution and cancel any recurring payments from there.
- CURRENCY CONVERSION
You are responsible for all costs of currency conversion relating to your account. We don’t control either the conversion rates or your financial institution’s fees. Your financial institution handles the currency conversion and may charge you additional fees in this regard. This means that you may incur additional costs when purchasing from us, which we have no control over.
- ORDER CANCELLATION
We reserve the right to refuse, without being liable for any damages or costs, an order already accepted by us in the following situations, without limitation:
- Your billing information is not correct or not verifiable;
- Your order is flagged up by our security systems as an unusual order or an order susceptible to fraud;
NO REFUNDS ON 1-MONTH PLAN
Our 1-month subscription plan is not refundable. We do not offer any kind of refund to payments already made, regardless of the reason, except in our sole and absolute discretion.
DISPUTES LODGED WITH PAYMENT AGENTS
If you lodge a dispute with a payment solution or paying agent for any reason, we reserve the right to freeze your account until the dispute raised with the payment agent has been closed.
- INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Our Site, the Hstutorial.com name, the Site’s Content and any related software, networks, platforms, database, account information, interface, concepts, illustrations, articles, trade secrets, designs, research, technology, developments, know-how, technologies, look and feel, methodology, trademarks, copyrights, trade dress, logos, and any other information that we regard as proprietary, constitutes our exclusive intellectual property (‘Intellectual Property’).
NO RIGHT GRANTED
Nothing on this Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel or otherwise, any license or right to use any Intellectual Property displayed on the Site. Viewing this Site may download a copy of the Site’s materials in your device. You acknowledge that such downloaded materials remain the property of the Site, and you will delete or transfer such materials in accordance with our instructions if any.
We grant you limited permission to use the Site’s materials solely for informational, non-commercial and personal use only and will not be copied or posted on any network computer or broadcast in any media, and no modifications of any documents are made. We expressly prohibit use for any other purpose. For the avoidance of doubt, no logo, graphic, sound or image from any the Site may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly permitted by the Site.
- CONFIDENTIALITY AND PRIVACY
- GENERAL USER OBLIGATIONS
You promise that you will not:
- Use a false email address, impersonate others, or misrepresent your affiliation with others;
- Attempt to gain unauthorized access to computer systems or content through the site;
- Enter any arrangements that are not consistent with these terms;
- Use information gathered from or through the site in a way that may confuse or mislead consumers (for example, automatically gathering information to set up a site that looks like one of our sites);
- Attempt to or actually interrupt, negatively impact or alter the site operation in any way;
- Use the site or any of the content in a way that violates applicable law, that violates the intellectual property or other rights of us or others, or that is fraudulent, obscene, unprofessional, offensive, misleading or defamatory;
- Modify, reproduce, display, publish, distribute, copy, transmit, perform, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell or re-sell any information, content, software, or item obtained from or through the site, other than in accordance with these terms.
- Creating multiple accounts – to prevent fraud and abuse, users are limited to one active account. Any additional account determined to be created to circumvent guidelines will be disabled. Mass account creation may result in disabling of all related accounts.
We can look at or remove any of your content for any reason at our discretion. Reasons might include quality assurance, if we think that the use of your content is unauthorized, misleading, incorrect, offensive, or in breach of anyone else’s rights, or if we think that your use of the Site and any content might result in liability to us or anyone else.
- GENERAL DISCLAIMER
We provide our services on an ‘as is’ and ‘as available’ basis. While we make our best efforts to provide high-quality service, we disclaim all warranties of any kind with respect to our Site or services, whether express or implied, including but not limited to merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non-infringement, or with respect to the completeness, security, reliability, quality, accuracy or availability of the website. In addition, we make no warranty that our Site’s services will be uninterrupted, timely or secure; that our Site will be accessible at any time; that any Content is error-free; that our services will meet your expectations; and that any bugs or glitches in our software will be corrected. The foregoing does not affect any warranties which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.
- THIRD-PARTY VENDORS
Our Site may also include access to products and services of third parties, either directly or via links to sites operated by such third parties. In some cases, we may get a commission if you subsequently make a purchase from such third parties.
While we endeavor to provide access only to third-party products or services that we reasonably believe to be useful, we have no control over such third parties. Thus, any link or access on our site to any third party shall not be deemed as an endorsement of the same. Any transaction between you and such third party is solely between the two of you. We shall not be liable for any loss or damage that you suffer as a result of dealing with such third parties.
- SUSPENSION OR TERMINATION
Membership is not an automatic right; it is a benefit for members who follow our reasonable rules. We hope that you will be with us for a long time. But we do reserve the right, based on our reasonable discretion, to determine whether or not your use of Site complies with these Terms. We reserve the right to modify or terminate the Site or any services for any reason, without notice at any time. We can suspend or terminate your account at any time for any reason (acting reasonably of course), including but not limited to suspicion of fraudulent activity, or non-compliance with these Terms. If we do decide to permanently terminate your account you must not apply for a new account as unfortunately, you will no longer be welcome on our Site.
You can cancel your subscription at any time by emailing us at email@example.com. However, cancellation shall not result in refunds for any payments already made. Once your account is canceled, we may permanently delete all of your content and personal data from the Site.
Users may send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org if they have any questions or require any information about the charged service and the status of their registration. Hstutorial undertakes to answer these questions or requests for information as soon as reasonably possible. When communicating with our support staff, whether directly or through social media, you may not be abusive, obscene, profane, offensive, sexist, threatening, harassing and racially offensive or otherwise behave inappropriately. If we feel that your behavior toward any of our customer care representatives or other employees is at any time threatening or offensive, we reserve the right to immediately terminate your account. You acknowledge and agree that the Site may record any communication between you and the Site.
RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE PARTIES
Nothing in these terms is to be construed as constituting a partnership, joint venture, employment or agency relationship between you and us, or between you and any other member. Neither you nor we can bind each other in any way.
Words like ‘include’ and ‘including’ are not words of limitation and where anything is at our discretion we mean our sole discretion.
In case of any dispute between a user and this Site, the parties shall first exert best efforts to resolve any dispute by amicable discussions. If such discussions fail to resolve the dispute within 14 days, either party may refer the dispute to arbitration in Belize. For purposes of any legal action related to these Terms, the parties irrevocably submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Belize. You agree that any claim arising out of your use of the Site must be filed within one (1) year after such claim arose, or be forever barred.