Terms of Use Agreement

This AltHome.com Membership Agreement (the "Agreement") is a legal contract between you and R U On The Net Inc., ("AltHome.com")operators of the AltHome.com web site.

The Agreement governs your purchases and use of the online website homepage services, whether fee-based or free of charge, offered on AltHome.com's website (each a "Service"). Your use of the Services is conditioned on your acceptance of this Agreement. By using any Service or by checking the acceptance box at the sign-up page, you accept and agree to be bound by all the terms and conditions of this Agreement, as well as any additional terms specific to the particular Services for which you register or use.

Since this is a binding legal agreement between you and AltHome.com, please print a copy of this Agreement for your records.

1. THE SERVICES

AltHome.com will provide you with the Services for which you register on AltHome.com's website, subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement. With respect to free-of-charge use, the fees referred to in this Agreement will be equal to zero dollars ($ 0.00). Descriptions of the Service, are available on AltHome.com's website.

AltHome.com reserves the right to modify, enhance, or supplement the Services at any time in its sole discretion, provided that those modifications do not materially and adversely affect your rights or obligations under this Agreement.

2. REGISTRATION PROCESS

To sign up for or receive any Service, you must submit or maintain on file with AltHome.com certain registration data, as requested by AltHome.com's online registration form for the Service. Such registration data shall include, but not be limited to, your name, address, email address, website URLs, credit card number, and other billing information. (However: R U On The Net Inc. itself does not store, hold, process, or access your credit card information. That transaction is handled in its entirety by our 3rd party secure processors: PayPal and/ or WorldPay). AltHome.com reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to refuse any registration or Service activation request for any reason or no reason, and shall not be obligated to provide any Service to you unless and until your credit card has been charged for the applicable fee. AltHome.com's use of your registration information is governed by AltHome.com's privacy policy.

 

3. YOUR PROMISES AND OBLIGATIONS AS A CONDITION OF RECEIVING ANY SERVICES, YOU PROMISE, REPRESENT, AND WARRANT THE FOLLOWING.

a.

All of the registration information you supply to AltHome.com is true, complete, and accurate, and you will notify AltHome.com of any changes to your registration data during the term of this Agreement and submit updated information within twenty (20) days of any such changes;

 

b.

None of the URLs you submit to AltHome.com link to any web page or site that contains any:

  1. hate propaganda,

  2. material that encourages or promotes illegal activity or violence;

  3. content that violates or infringes in any way upon the statutory, common law, or

  4. proprietary rights of others, including but not limited to copyrights, trademark rights,

  5. patents, or any other third party intellectual property, contract, privacy, or publicity rights;

  6. material that promotes or utilizes software or services designed to deliver unsolicited email;

  7. material that violates any local, state, or national law or regulation;

  8. misrepresentations or material that is threatening, abusive, harassing, libelous, or defamatory,

  9. obscene, profane, indecent, or otherwise objectionable, offensive, or harmful; or

  10. other material that AltHome.com, in its sole discretion, deems inappropriate, including any violations of standards posted on AltHome.com's website or sent to you by email;

c.

You will safeguard your account user name and password by not disclosing your password to any third party, and you will assume responsibility for any and all harm or liability attributable to you or any other person accessing your account or any Services with your user name and password;

 

d.

You will not copy, sell, redistribute, license, sublicense, or otherwise transfer your account, or any materials provided to you in connection with the Services, to any third party without AltHome.com's written consent;

 

e.

You will treat any and all consumer information gathered for you or transmitted to you via the AltHome.com website or Services in accordance with AltHome.com's Privacy Policy;

 

f.

You will comply with all federal laws and regulations governing your actions under this Agreement; and

 

g.

You have full power and authority to enter into this Agreement and to perform your obligations hereunder.

Without limiting its other remedies, AltHome.com may refuse or cancel your account or Services at any time for any violation of the foregoing promises. To assure compliance with the criteria in Subsection (b) above, AltHome.com reserves the right to monitor the content of the web pages or sites that correspond to the URLs you submit to AltHome.com.

 

4. PAYMENT

You agree to pay AltHome.com any set-up fees and recurring subscription fees listed on AltHome.com's website for the service you select. Completion and submission of any Service activation form authorizes AltHome.com to charge the credit card specified in your registration for all such fees and any related taxes corresponding to the selected Service. Such charges will be made on a one-time, monthly, or yearly basis. In order to avoid the full fee for any new subscription period, you must cancel the Service BEFORE the new period begins. Any failure to pay the amounts due under this Agreement will be a material breach of your obligations under this Agreement. Without limiting any other remedies available to AltHome.com, YOU AGREE TO FULLY REIMBURSE AltHome.com FOR ANY COSTS AND EXPENSES THAT AltHome.com MAY INCUR IN CONNECTION WITH COLLECTING OR ATTEMPTING TO COLLECT ANY SUCH UNPAID AMOUNTS.

 

5. PRICING CHANGES AND OTHER MODIFICATIONS

The AltHome.com services are based on a set yearly fee. AltHome.com may change its Service fees, or any other terms of this Agreement, at any time by updating the applicable pricing information or other terms posted on AltHome.com's website. New pricing terms will become effective beginning with the first full billing cycle after AltHome.com posts such changes to its website. Changes to terms not related to pricing will become effective fifteen (15) days after such notification. If you do not agree to any changes posted by AltHome.com in accordance with this Section, you must cancel your account or the affected Service as provided herein before the given changes become effective; otherwise you will be deemed to have accepted and agreed to the changes.

Additional modifications to these terms and conditions may be made in special circumstances, but only if approved in advance in a signed writing on AltHome.com's letterhead by an executive vice president or higher-level officer of AltHome.com. Product sales and support representatives are not authorized to waive or modify any provisions of this Membership Agreement. No failure by AltHome.com to enforce any term of this Agreement shall be construed as a waiver thereof, nor shall it affect your obligations or AltHome.com's rights and remedies hereunder.

 

6. DURATION AND CANCELLATION OF SERVICES

Unless stated otherwise on AltHome.com's web pages applicable to a given Service, each Service will be provided and billed on a monthly or yearly subscription basis, measured from the beginning of the calendar month immediately following activation of the given Service. Subscriptions will automatically renew with each annual period, as applicable, until cancelled in accordance with this section. At any time after activation of a Service, either you or AltHome.com may cancel that Service (or AltHome.com may discontinue the Service completely) by providing written notice to the other party, in which case the Service will terminate on the date specified in the cancellation notice. If no date is specified, the Service will terminate at the end of the then-current billing period (for paid Services) or calendar month (for free Services). AltHome.com may cancel the service if you exceed the regularly acceptable levels of traffic and files transfers in a particular month R U On The Net may also increase your subscription fee according to the relevant bracket of banwidth used, if your site’s traffic consistently exceeds the bracket initially chosen for service. AltHome.com also reserves the right to cancel any individual Service immediately and without notice in the event that you breach any provision of this Agreement or any other terms that apply to that Service. NO REFUNDS WILL BE AVAILABLE ON ACCOUNT OF ANY SERVICE CANCELLATION BY EITHER PARTY, EXCEPT AS EXPRESSLY PROVIDED IN THE SECTION ENTITLED "REFUNDS" BELOW.

 

7. TERM AND TERMINATION OF AGREEMENT

The terms of this Agreement will begin on the date that AltHome.com accepts your initial registration and will continue in force until terminated according to this section. Upon activation of all active Services, or any time thereafter, either party may terminate your account and this Agreement by written notice to the other party. AltHome.com also reserves the right to terminate your account and this Agreement immediately and without notice in the event that you breach any provision of this Agreement. No refunds will be available on account of any termination of this Agreement, except as expressly provided in the Section entitled "Refunds" below. Sections 10 through 15 of this Agreement shall survive and remain in effect notwithstanding any termination of this Agreement. If this agreement is terminated by us or by you for any reason, you agree to remove our code, logos and trademarks and any other parts of the Service from all of your Web sites and other items. Failure to remove our code from your website entitles us to act in such a manner as to recover the additional costs generated. This manner includes, but is not limited to the placement of redirects and/ or pop-ups


8. REFUNDS

If you cancel any Service you acknowledge and agree that NO REFUNDS WILL BE ISSUED.

9. THIRD PARTY DISCLOSURE

AltHome.com will not knowingly disclose statistics pertaining to your site to a third party, without your explicit permission. In other words the statistics collected by AltHome.com are strictly private and only accessible by our administrators and officers.

 

10. USE OF TAGS

Some of the Services rely on the use of HTML tags or other code in your web page or site. Subject to your compliance with all the terms of this Agreement, AltHome.com grants you permission to use the HTML tags or other code supplied to you by AltHome.com (the "Tags") solely for your use in receiving the Services for which you have paid. You agree to follow all instructions and restrictions provided to you by AltHome.com with respect to your use of the Tags. You agree that AltHome.com will not be responsible for any malfunctions, errors, data inaccuracies, or improper results attributable to your incorrect, unauthorized, or unsupported use of any Tags.

 

11. OWNERSHIP RIGHTS

You agree and understand that the Services and all graphic designs, icons, Tags, HTML code, computer programming, and other elements incorporated therein are the exclusive property of R U On The Net Inc. In addition, you acknowledge that R U On The Net Inc. owns all right, title, and interest in and to AltHome.com's trademarks, trade names, service marks, inventions, copyrights, trade secrets, patents, technology, software, and know-how related to the design, function, or operation of the Service. Your rights to the Services are strictly limited to the rights expressly granted in this Agreement.

 

12. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY

AltHome.com makes no guarantees of any kind regarding the use or the results derived from any Services in terms of dependability, accuracy, security, timeliness, availability, reliability, or usefulness. The Services and all related materials are provided "AS IS" without warranty of any kind. R U On The Net Inc. HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH REGARD TO THE SERVICES AND RELATED MATERIALS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. AltHome.com DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE OPERATION OF THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT THE SERVICES WILL BE SUITABLE FOR YOUR NEEDS OR YOUR INTENDED APPLICATIONS, OR THAT THE SERVICES WILL BE COMPATIBLE WITH OR OPERATE IN THE HARDWARE, SOFTWARE, OR WEBSITE CONFIGURATIONS THAT YOU SELECT.

 

13. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

IN NO EVENT WILL R U On The Net Inc. BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR INDIRECT DAMAGES OF ANY KIND OR NATURE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF INCOME, LOSS OR DAMAGE OF DATA, AND DAMAGE TO BUSINESS REPUTATION, UNDER ANY THEORY OF LAW OR EQUITY, AND WHETHER OR NOT R U On The Net Inc. IS NOTIFIED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

FURTHERMORE, IN TOTAL, CUMULATIVE LIABILITY UNDER THIS AGREEMENT SHALL IN NO EVENT EXCEED THE AMOUNT RECEIVED BY R U On The Net FROM YOU UNDER THIS AGREEMENT. Without limiting the foregoing, R U On The Net Inc. is not responsible for any of your data residing on the AltHome.com hardware. You are responsible for backing-up your data and information that may reside on the AltHome.com hardware, whether or not such information is produced through the use of the Service.

 

14. INDEMNIFICATION

You agree to indemnify, hold harmless, and (at R U On The Net's request) defend R U On The Net Inc. and its officers, directors, shareholders, and representatives from and against any and all liability, damages, losses, costs, or expenses (including but not limited to attorneys' fees and expenses) incurred in connection with any claim related to (a) your breach of any term, condition, representation, warranty, or covenant in this Agreement; or (b) the information you supply to AltHome.com or make available to any third party, including your registration data and the content of the web pages corresponding to the URLs you submit to AltHome.com. This obligation shall survive any termination of your relationship with AltHome.com.

 

15. SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY

If you are dissatisfied with any portion of any Service, your sole and exclusive remedy is to cancel your account or your subscription to the given Service according to this Agreement. No refunds are available.

 

16. GENERAL PROVISIONS

The laws of the Province of British Columbia, Canaada govern this agreement. You hereby consent to the jurisdiction of and venue in courts located in the Province of British Columbia in all disputes arising out of or relating to this Agreement or your use of the Services. In addition, you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of, and venue in, such courts for any action commenced by you against R U On The Net Inc. The prevailing party in any dispute relating to the Services or this Agreement will be entitled to recover its costs, expenses and reasonable attorney fees incurred in connection with such dispute.

This Agreement, along with AltHome.com's other terms, conditions, and policies referenced herein, constitutes the entire agreement between you and R U On The Net Inc. with respect to the Services. To the extent of any conflict between this Agreement and AltHome.com's Website Terms of Use, the Website Terms of Use will govern your general use of AltHome.com's website, and this Agreement will govern your use of the Services in particular. If any part of this Agreement is held to be unenforceable, that part will be amended to achieve its intended effect as nearly as possible, and the remainder of the Agreement will remain in full force.

No party shall be liable for failure or delay in performing its obligations hereunder if such failure or delay is due to circumstances beyond the party's reasonable control, including without limitation, acts of any governmental body or failure of the software or equipment of third parties. Except as provided otherwise herein, any notice given under this Agreement will be made in writing by email and will be effective on the business day after it is sent. You may not assign this Agreement, and any attempt to do so is void. You acknowledge that your account is part of the AltHome.com network, and, consequently, you will receive periodic announcements and information regarding AltHome.com's services. You may request to be removed from the network's news mailing list at any time.

 

17. PUBLICITY

AltHome.com may include your web site's domain name & logo on its customer lists, testimonials and press releases. We will contact you for permission before we do so.

 

18. SPECIAL REMARKS

The following types of Web sites are NOT allowed to participate in the Service: (a) Web sites which promote illegal activity or racism, or which are libelous, defamatory, racist, hate-crime oriented, abusive, harassing or threatening, (b) Web sites which contain viruses or other contaminating or destructive features, (c) Web sites which violate the rights of others, such as Content which infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret or violates any right of privacy or publicity, (d) Web sites which provide instructions or discussions about performing illegal activities, (e) Web sites that promote or utilize software or services designed to deliver unsolicited email, or (f) Web sites which otherwise violate any applicable law or that we otherwise deem to be inappropriate.

You agree not to change the service's programming code.

You acknowledge and agree that general information about your Web site (name, URL, traffic counts, etc.) may be utilized by the Service. Possible uses include (but are not limited to) lists of the busiest sites, lists of member sites, general promotional uses, etc.

 

19. QUESTIONS

If you have any questions about this Agreement or AltHome.com's Services, please contact AltHome.com by email at althome@ruonthenet.com.

Thank you for choosing AltHome.com to be your starting page on the internet.
We look forward to providing you with a comfortable, efficient and rewarding experience. And hope you find our services valuable.