TERMS & CONDITIONS

Terms of agreement.

Welcome to Tight Ship Bookkeeping, operated in the United States. This website is owned and operated by Tight Ship, a Florida company. You must be at least thirteen years of age to use our website. Use of this website is at your own risk. We host our site on a reputable platform and take reasonable efforts to maintain and host the site. However, we make no explicit representations or warranties as to the safety or your individual use of the website. The terms, conditions and privacy policy contained on this page is subject to change at any time.

If you have any questions, comments or concerns regarding the Tight Ship Policies or any other part of this site or regarding any of our featured products and services or if you have experienced technical problems while using this site, please send an email to hello@tightshipbookkeeping.com.

Intellectual Property Notice

All images, text, designs, graphics, trademarks and service marks are owned by and property of Tight Ship, or the properly attributed party. It is a violation of federal law to use any of our intellectual property in whole or in part, and modification of any materials contained on this site is illegal.

You may use our intellectual property with clear and obvious credit back to our site, as well links back to the page where the materials, designs, images, text, quote or post is located when it is appropriate to do so.  However, you may never claim any of our intellectual property as your own or your unique creation, even with attribution.

Your Communications

We maintain a right to republish any submission in whole or in part as reasonably necessary in the course of our business. You agree not to submit any content or communications that could be illegal or serve an unlawful purpose, including, but not limited to communications that are potentially libelous or maliciously false, obscene, abusive, negligent or otherwise harmful or inappropriate.



PRIVACY POLICY

Last Modified: August 2018

Tight Ship (“Tight Ship Bookkeeping”, “we”, “us” or “our”) values your privacy. (Everyone says this, but we really do mean it.) This Privacy Policy explains how we use, share and protect the personally identifiable information that we collect about you (“Personal Information”) and the choices you have. This Privacy Policy applies to visitors to www.tightshipbookkeeping.com website (the “Website”) and to our online customers. By visiting or using our Website, you agree to this Privacy Policy.

Tight Ship may collect information from you when you voluntarily sign up for emails or free gifts, register for a course or presentation, leave comments, order a service or product, fill out any type of form, access private membership pages, or otherwise contact Tight Ship Bookkeeping via an online form or email. The information collected may include your name, email, address, phone number, and/or billing information. You are not required, however, to provide any personally identifiable information to merely access or visit this website.

Tight Ship Bookkeeping collects such information in order to send emails, fulfill orders, deliver services and products, complete customer transactions, oversee contests and promotions and improve website performance and customer service.

If you want to unsubscribe from receiving emails from Tight Ship Bookkeeping, you may do so at any time. Each email from Tight Ship Bookkeeping Solutions includes instructions for unsubscribing from these email communications.

Tight Ship Bookkeeping may collect domain information and “cookies” (small files saved on your hard drive by your web browser) to analyze performance, track user patterns, save information from your previous visits and customize your experience. Tight Ship Bookkeeping or its third-party vendors may collect non personal information through the use of these technologies. Non Personal information might include the browser you use, the type of computer you use and technical information about your means of connection to this website such as the operating systems and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information Tight Ship Bookkeeping’s systems may also automatically gather information about the areas you visit and search terms you use on this website and about the links you may select from within this website to other areas of the Internet.

Tight Ship Bookkeeping respects your privacy and will never sell, trade or transfer your personally identifiable information to third parties (beyond what is necessary for fulfilling a customer transaction or for the basic functionality of an online service) without your consent. However, Tight Ship Bookkeeping may choose to release personal information to enforce its Terms of Use, manage its business, protect users or the general public, or to otherwise comply with legal obligations.

If you give Tight Ship Bookkeeping your permission, it may also use personal identification information for internal or external marketing and promotional purposes.

On occasion, Tight Ship Bookkeeping may collect personal identification information from you in connection with optional contests, special offers or promotions. Tight Ship Bookkeeping will share such information with necessary third parties for the purpose of carrying out the contest, special offer or promotion. Your participation in the contest, special offer or promotion constitutes your consent to such disclosure and use of such information.

We honor Do Not Track signals and Do Not Track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.

Please note that any comments or information that you post on the website, including the Tight Ship Bookkeeping and social media pages, become public and third parties may use your information. Tight Ship Bookkeeping is not responsible for any unauthorized uses by third parties in such context. You disclose such information at your own risk.

You may see advertising or other content on this website that links to the sites and services of Tight Ship Bookkeeping’s partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors or other third parties.  Any products or services reached through a third-party link are subject to separate privacy policies. Tight Ship Bookkeeping is not responsible for or liable for any content on or actions taken by such third-party websites.

This website and any products and services offered herein are not intended for persons under the age of 13. Tight Ship Bookkeeping does not knowingly collect information from anyone under 13 years of age. Tight Ship Bookkeeping prohibits children under the age of 13 from using all interactive portions of this website, including leaving any comments. Tight Ship Bookkeeping will not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 13. If Tight Ship Bookkeeping has any information or content from anyone under the age of 13, it will delete that information.

This Privacy Policy applies only to Tight Ship Bookkeeping’s online activity. It does not apply to information collected or used from other offline sources such as information collected at events or conferences.

This website is operated in the United States. If you are located in the European Union or elsewhere outside of the United States, please be aware that any information you provide will be transferred to the United States. By using this website, participating in any of its services and/or providing your information, you consent to this transfer.

Tight Ship Bookkeeping may change, modify or update this Privacy Policy at any time by posting updates to this page. If you have any questions or concerns about this Privacy Policy, or wish to change your personal information in our records, contact policy@tightshipbookkeeping.com.

 

This policy is effective as of August 25, 2018.

 

Disclaimer

This website provides information only, and does not provide any financial, legal, medical or psychological services or advice. None of the content on this website prevents, cures or treats any mental or medical condition. You are responsible for your own physical, mental and emotional well-being, decisions, choices, actions and results. Tight Ship Bookkeeping disclaims any liability for your reliance on any opinions or advice contained in this website.
 

Products Terms and Conditions of Use

Please read these Terms and Conditions (“T&C”) carefully. You must agree to these T&C before you are permitted to use any Tight Ship Bookkeeping e-course, one-on-one or group coaching, class, program, workshop, or training, or enter any online private forums operated by Tight Ship Bookkeeping (for any purpose), whether on a website hosted by Tight Ship Bookkeeping or a third-party website such as facebook.com  (collectively “the Program”).

If you do not agree with these T&C, you may not use the Program.

As used in these T&C, the term “Releasees” is defined to include the following: (i) Tight Ship Bookkeeping, its subsidiaries, affiliated companies, owners, members, managers, directors, officers, past and present employees, agents, coaches, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively “the Company”); (ii) any Company volunteers.

 

NOTE TO MINORS: You acknowledge that your parent or guardian has reviewed, understood and agreed to the terms below.

 

NOTE TO PARENTS/GUARDIANS OF MINORS: You acknowledge that you have reviewed, understood and agreed to the terms of this Agreement (such terms being interpreted as if they applied both to you and your minor child/ward) and have the legal authority to enter into this Agreement on behalf of your minor child/ward.
 

Payment and Refunds

You agree to make the payments in the payment plan you choose during checkout.  If paying by debit card or credit card, you give us permission to automatically charge your credit or debit card as payment for the Program, without any additional authorization, for which you will receive an electronic receipt.

In the event that payment is not received by the date due, you will have a three (3) day grace period to make the payment otherwise the Program will not continue and we reserve the right to terminate your access to the Program and all Content immediately and permanently.

If you fail to make payment in a timely manner in accordance with these T&C or voluntarily decide to withdraw from the Program at any time or for any reason, you will remain fully responsible for the full cost of the Program and all payments in any payment plan you choose.

Your satisfaction with the Program is important to us. However, because of the extensive time, effort, preparation and care that goes into creating and providing the Program we have a no refund policy. Unless otherwise provided by law, you acknowledge that we do not offer refunds for any portion of your payment for any of our Program and no refunds will be provided to you at any time. By using and/or purchasing our Program, you understand and agree that all sales are final and no refunds will be provided.

Since we have a clear and explicit Refund Policy in these T&C that you have agreed to prior to completing the purchase of the Program, we do not tolerate or accept any type of chargeback threat or actual chargeback from your credit card company. In the event that a chargeback is placed on a purchase or we receive a chargeback threat during or after your purchase, we reserve the right to report the incident to all three credit reporting agencies or to any other entity for inclusion in any chargeback database or for listing as a delinquent account which could have a negative impact on your credit report score. The information reported will include your name, email address, order date, order amount, and billing address. Chargeback abusers wishing to be removed from the database shall make the payment for the amount of the chargeback.

 

Ownership of the Content

The words, design, layout, graphics, photos, images, information, materials, documents, data, databases and all other information and intellectual property accessible on or through the Company website, any third-party website the Company may use to distribute or host the Program, and contained in e-mails sent to you by the Company (“the Content”) is property of the Company and/or our affiliates or licensors, unless otherwise noted, and it is protected by copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws.


Intellectual Property Rights

The Company’s Limited License to You:

If you view, purchase or access any Program or any of the Content, you will be considered our Licensee. For the avoidance of doubt, you are granted a revocable, non-transferable license for personal, non-commercial use only, limited to you only.

This means you may view, download, print, email and use one copy of individual pages of the Program and Content for your own personal purposes or your own business only. You may not republish, reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, display, distribute to friends or family, or otherwise use any material from the Program or Content for commercial purposes or in any way that earns you money (other than by applying them generally in your own business). By downloading, printing, or otherwise using the Program or Content for personal use you in no way assume any ownership rights of the Content – it is still Company property.  Any reproduction or unauthorized use of any materials found in the Program or Content shall constitute infringement.

You must receive our written permission before using any of the Program or Content for your own commercial use or before sharing with others.

The trademarks and logos displayed on the Program or Content are trademarks belonging to the Company, unless otherwise indicated. Any use including framing, metatags or other text utilizing these trademarks, or other trademarks displayed, is strictly prohibited without our written permission.

All rights not expressly granted in these terms or any express written license, are reserved by us.
 

Unauthorized Use

Your use of any materials found in the Program or Content other than that expressly authorized in this agreement or by a separate written assignment, is not permitted (“Unauthorized Use”). You agree to pay liquidated damages of five (5) times the total fees paid for the Program in the event of your Unauthorized Use, or a minimum of $5,000 if you did not pay fees for the Program, in addition to any legal or equitable remedies the Company may be entitled to pursue.  This is not a penalty but an agreed liquidated damages charge for the Unauthorized Use.
 

Request for Permission to Use the Content

If you wish to use any of the Content, or any other intellectual property or property belonging to us, you should request permission in writing BEFORE you use the Content by by sending an email to policy@tightshipbookkeeping.com.

If you are granted permission by the Company, you agree to use the specific Content that the Company allows and only in the ways for which the Company has given you its written permission. If you choose to use the Content in ways that the Company does not specifically give you written permission, you agree now that you will be treated as if you had copied, duplicated and/or stolen such Content from us, and you consent to immediately stop using such Content and to take whatever actions as we may request and by the methods and in the time frame that we prescribe to protect our intellectual property and ownership rights in the Program and Content.
 

Termination

The Company reserves the right in its sole discretion to refuse or terminate your access to the Program and Content, in full or in part, at any time without notice. In the event of cancellation or termination, you are no longer authorized to access the part of the Program or Content affected by such cancellation or termination. The restrictions imposed on you in these T&C with respect to the Program and its Content will still apply now and in the future, even after termination by you or the Company.

 

Personal Responsibility, Assumption of Risk, Disclaimers, and Indemnification

You acknowledge that, by engaging with the Company for the Program, you voluntarily assume an element of inherent risk, and knowingly and freely assume all risk and responsibility for injuries to any persons or damages to any property, and release, covenant not to sue, and hold Releasees harmless for any and all liability to you, your personal representatives, assigns, heirs and next of kin, for any and all claims, causes of action, obligations, lawsuits, charges, complaints, controversies, damages, costs or expenses of whatsoever kind, nature, or description, whether direct or indirect, in law or in equity, in contract or in tort, or otherwise, whether known or unknown, arising out of or connected with your or your minor child’s/ward’s) participation in the Program, whether or not caused by the active or passive negligence of the Releasees.

In the event that the release and hold harmless provision is held unenforceable for any reason, you agree to limit any damages claimed to the total paid to the Company for the Program.

The Program and Content provide information and education only, and do not provide any financial, legal, medical or psychological services or advice. None of the Program or Content prevents, cures or treats any mental or medical condition. You are responsible for your own physical, mental and emotional well-being, decisions, choices, actions and results. The Company disclaims any liability for your reliance on any opinions or advice contained in the Program.

Any links to third-party products, services, or sites are subject to separate terms and conditions. The Company is not responsible for or liable for any content on or actions taken by such third-party company or website. Although the Company may recommend third-party sites, products or services, it is your responsibility to fully research such third parties before entering into any transaction or relationship with them.

The Company tries to ensure that the availability and delivery of the Program and Content is uninterrupted and error-free. However, the Company cannot guarantee that your access will not be suspended or restricted from time to time, including to allow for repairs, maintenance or updates, although, of course, we will try to limit the frequency and duration of suspension or restriction.

THE INFORMATION, PRODUCTS AND SERVICES OFFERED ON OR THROUGH THE PROGRAM AND CONTENT ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE COMPANY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE PROGRAM OR ANY OF ITS FUNCTIONS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT ANY PART OF THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING MEMBERSHIP PAGES, OR THE SERVERS THAT MAKE IT AVAILABLE, ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.

THE COMPANY SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE PROGRAM, INCLUDING ITS MATERIALS, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES, OR THIRD-PARTY MATERIALS, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES MADE AVAILABLE THROUGH THE PROGRAM.

These Terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Florida without giving effect to its conflict of laws. The nearest state and federal court to Tampa, FL shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any case or controversy arising from or relating to the Program or Content, including but not limited to the Privacy Policy or these T&C. By using the Program or Content, you hereby submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of these courts and consent irrevocably to personal jurisdiction in such courts and waive any defense of forum non conveniens.

The Company controls and operates the Program from offices in the United States. The Company does not represent that materials on the Program are appropriate or available for use in other locations. People who choose to access the Program from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Company and any directors, officers, agents, contractors, partners, assigns, successors-in-interest and its and their employees from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs, debt and expenses (including but not limited to attorney’s fees) arising from or in connection with: (i) your use of the Program or Content in violation of these T&C, (ii) any breach by you of these T&C or any representation and warranty made by you herein, (iii) any comment, post, or material you submit to the Company’s website or any third-party forum or website operated by the Company, (iv) your use of materials or features available on the Program or Content (except to the extent a claim is based upon infringement of a third-party right by materials created by the Company) or (v) a violation by you of applicable law or any agreement or terms with a third party to which you are subject.

You expressly agree that these T&C are intended to be as broad and inclusive as permitted by the law of the State of Florida, and that if any portion is held invalid, it is agreed that it will be severed and the balance shall continue in full legal force and effect. This release is not intended as an attempted release of claims of gross negligence or intentional acts by Releases. This is the entire agreement of the parties, and reflects a complete understanding of the parties with respect to the subject matter. This agreement supersedes all prior written and oral representations.

 

The Company may change, modify or update these T&C at any time without notice. Any access or use of the Program or Content by you after the Company publicly posts or distributes such changes shall constitute consent of such modifications. If you have any questions or concerns about these Terms, contact hello@tightshipbookkeeping.com.