Usage

These Terms and Conditions govern your use of this site, which is provided by Expat-Living.info. Everybody who accesses any part of the Expat-Living.info website is considered a user.

By accessing this website, you, our user, are indicating your acknowledgment and acceptance of these Terms and Conditions.

These Terms and Conditions are subject to change by Expat-Living.info at any time at its discretion. It is implemented that your use of this site after such changes constitutes your acknowledgement and acceptance of the changes. Please consult these Terms and Conditions prior to every use for any change.

Access

To access this site or some of the resources it has to offer, users may be asked to provide certain registration details or other data. All the data provided by users to this site has to be correct, current and complete. If Expat-Living.info believes the data a user provides is not correct, current or complete, we have the right to refuse the user’s access to this site or any of its resources, and to terminate or suspend the user’s access at any time, without notice.

Restrictions on Use

Users may use this site for purposes expressly permitted by this site. Users may not use this site for any other purpose without the express prior written permission of an authorized representative of Expat-Living.info.

It is expressly prohibited for any person, business, entity, or website to frame any page on this website, including the home page, in any way whatsoever, without the prior written approval of Expat-Living.info.

Any third party site may link to this website provided that such a link is directed at the home page of this website. It is expressly prohibited for any person, business, entity or website to link to any page other than the home page of this website, without the prior written permission of Expat-Living.info.

Links to Third Party Sites

Expat-Living.info may provide links to other websites only as a convenience to the user and the inclusion of any link does not imply Expat-Living.info’s endorsement of such sites. Linked websites or pages are not subject to the control of Expat-Living.info.
Expat-Living.info shall not be held responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, in any way for the contents, use, or inability to use or access any linked websites or any links contained in a linked website.

Intellectual Property Rights

All content, trademarks and data on this website, including but not limited to, software, databases, text, graphics, icons, hyperlinks, private information, and designs are the property of or licensed to Expat-Living.info, and as such, are protected from infringement by domestic and international legislation and treaties. Accordingly, the content may not be copied, distributed, republished, uploaded, posted, or transmitted in any way without the prior written consent of Expat-Living.info, or unless authorized in writing elsewhere on our site.

Subject to the rights afforded to the user herein, all other rights to all intellectual property on this site are expressly reserved.

Security of Information

All reasonable steps will be taken to secure a user’s information. Expat-Living.info will be entitled to monitor the user’s password and, at its discretion, require to change it, especially but not limited to, if Expat-Living.info considers it insecure.

Users undertake not to divulge their user name and passwords to any other person.

It is expressly prohibited for any person, business, or entity to gain or attempt to gain unauthorised access to any information on this website, or to deliver or attempt to deliver any unauthorised, damaging or malicious code to this website or attempts to gain unauthorised access to any page on this website shall be held criminally liable, and in the event that Expat-Living.info should suffer any damage or loss, civil damages will be claimed.

Privacy Policy

Please refer to the Expat-Living.info Privacy Policy, as published on the Expat-Living.info website.

Agreements

No information or data on this website is an offer to do business, but is merely an invitation to do business. No agreement shall be concluded merely by sending a data message to this website or its owners. Valid agreements require an acknowledgement, an offer of receipt from Expat-Living.info. No email message shall be deemed to have been received by Expat-Living.info until a response has been issued from Expat-Living.info. An automated response, from Expat-Living.info, shall not satisfy this requirement.

Electronic Communications

By using this website or communicating with Expat-Living.info by electronic means, the user consents and acknowledges that any and all agreements, notices, disclosures, or any other communications satisfy any legal requirement, including but not limited to the requirement that such communication should be “in writing”.

Submissions

The user hereby grants Expat-Living.info the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, and display all content, remarks, suggestions, ideas, graphics, or other information communicated to Expat-Living.info through this website and its email addresses (together, hereinafter known as the “Submission”), and to incorporate any Submission in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. Expat-Living.info will not be required to treat any Submission as confidential, and may use any Submission in its business (including without limitation, for products or advertising) without incurring any liability for royalties or any other consideration of any kind, and will not incur any liability as a result of any similarities that may appear in future Expat-Living.info operations.

Expat-Living.info reserves the right to monitor use of this site to determine compliance with these Terms and Conditions, as well as the right to remove or refuse any information for any reason. Notwithstanding these rights, you remain solely responsible for the content of your submissions.

Membership Agreement

Memberships with Expat-Living.info are subject to this Membership Agreement.
By using any of the services provided by Expat-Living.info, you are agreeing to be bound by this Membership Agreement, including all amendments made to date.

  1. The Services
    a) The membership to an Expat-Living.info Guide is always limited to one specific Guide, i.e. “Expat-Living.info Guide to [destination]”, whereas “destination” is one city or one country. The membership entitles the member to access the respective destination’s specific Expat-Living.info webpage and view the respective destination’s content for a duration of twelve (12) months (one full year) from the date of membership.
  2. b) Furthermore, the “Expat-Living.info Friend-in-Town Service” is part of the membership for a duration of three (3) months from the date of membership. The member can address questions to Expat-Living.info related to the respective Expat-Living.info Guide he is a member of. Questions have to be addressed by e-mail using the form available on the website. Expat-Living.info will answer questions within reasonable time. Expat-Living.info reserves the right to immediately terminate this service for individual members without refunding the membership fee, if at the sole judgement of Expat-Living.info, (i) the amount of questions are deemed excessive and/or (ii) the content of such questions is in any way abusive and/or unrelated to the respective Expat-Living.info Guide the membership is covering.
  3. Duration of the Membership to the Services and Renewal

The access to an “Expat-Living.info Guide to [destination]” is limited to twelve (12) months (one full year) from the date of membership. It can be renewed.

The “Expat-Living.info Friend-in-Town Service” is limited to the first three (3) months from the date of membership.

  1. Membership Fee

The membership fee for the services described under art.1 above is 69 resp. 147 US$.

  1. Currency

The Expat-Living.info products and services offered on this website are quoted in USD (“$”).

  1. Payment

Payment can be made on the Expat-Living.info website, via Paypal, using the customer’s credit card or Paypal account.

Free Ebooks and Course

The Expat-Living.info website offers free ebooks and a free course. Unlike the rest of the website, users are hereby expressly allowed to download these ebooks and to subscribe to the free course. By entering their email address for the download of the free ebooks and the access to the free course, users agree to receiving more information from Expat-Living.info. They can always unsubscribe from receiving such additional information.

Disclaimer

The use of this website is at the user’s risk. The content is provided “as is” and without warranties of any kind, either expressed or implied.

Please refer to the Expat-Living.info Disclaimer, as published on the Expat-Living.info website.

Changes and Amendments

Expat-Living.info expressly reserves the right, in is sole and absolute discretion, to alter and/or amend any criteria or information set out in this website without prior notice.

Expat-Living.info reserves the right to change and amend the information, prices and rates quoted as well as the Terms and Conditions on this website without any notice.

For members of any Expat-Living.info product, the initial terms of the Membership Agreement will serve until the end of the first duration of their membership. If users do not agree to be bound by the changes, they should not use Expat-Living.info again and they should not renew their Expat-Living.info membership.

Product Refund Policy

All Expat-Living.info digital information and products are backed by a 60-day money back guarantee. This guarantee covers the full price of the product.

Please refer to the Expat-Living.info Refund Policy, as published on the Expat-Living.info website.

Severability

These Terms and Conditions constitute the entire agreement between Expat-Living.info and you, the user of this website. Any failure by Expat-Living.info to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms and Conditions shall in no way constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

In the event that any term or condition of the use of this website is not fully enforceable or valid for any reason, such term(s) or condition(s) shall be severable from the remaining terms and condition. The remaining terms and conditions shall not be affected by such unenforceability or invalidity and shall remain enforceable and applicable.

Applicable and Governing Law

This Agreement, the user’s rights and obligations, and all actions contemplated by this Agreement shall be governed by the laws of Switzerland, as if the Agreement was a contract wholly entered into and wholly performed in Switzerland. Any dispute hereunder shall be exclusively heard in the court of competent jurisdiction of the city of Baar, Switzerland.