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Terms and Conditions Governing Membership
[Subject to revision by BhandariMarriage.com from time to time] [Applicable for Paid and Free Services]


DEAR USER:

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS BEFORE REGISTRATION. By registering on BhandariMarriage.com, you explicitly understand and agree that : * The minimum age for registering is 18 years for women and 21 years for men. * You are not disabled by any law from entering into a contract. * You have gone through the Terms and Conditions and agree to be bound by them.

Conditions of Use

Welcome to BhandariMarriage.com. BhandariMarriage.com and its affiliates provide their services to you subject to the following conditions. If you visit or sign up at BhandariMarriage.com, you accept these conditions. Please read them carefully. In addition, when you use or visit any current or future BhandariMarriage.com service or any business affiliated with BhandariMarriage.com, whether or not included in the BhandariMarriage.com Web site, you will also be subject to the guidelines and conditions applicable to such service or business.

PRIVACY

Please review our Privacy Notice, which also governs your visit to BhandariMarriage.com, to understand our practices. Members agree that their profile(s) may be crawled and indexed by search engines, where Bharatmatrimony and its network does not have any control over the search engines behaviour.

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATIONS

When you visit BhandariMarriage.com or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.

COPYRIGHT

All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of BhandariMarriage.com or its content suppliers and protected by Indian and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of BhandariMarriage.com and protected by Indian and international copyright laws. All software used on this site is the property of BhandariMarriage.com or its software suppliers and protected by Indian and international copyright laws.

TRADEMARK

* www.bhandarimarriage.com
* www.maharashtrashaadi.com


And other marks indicated on our site are registered trademarks of BhandariMarriage.com, or its subsidiaries, in the United States and other countries. Other BhandariMarriage.com graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts, and service names are trademarks or trade address of BhandariMarriage.com, or its subsidiaries. BhandariMarriage.com's trademarks and trade address may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not BhandariMarriage.com's, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers or in any manner that disparages or discredits BhandariMarriage.com. All other trademarks not owned by BhandariMarriage.com or its subsidiaries that appear on this site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by BhandariMarriage.com or its subsidiaries.

LICENSE AND SITE ACCESS

BhandariMarriage.com grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of BhandariMarriage.com. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents; any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices; any derivative use of this site or its contents; any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant; or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of BhandariMarriage.com. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of BhandariMarriage.com and our affiliates without express written consent. You may not use any Meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing BhandariMarriage.com's name or trademarks without the express written consent of BhandariMarriage.com. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by BhandariMarriage.com. You may not use any BhandariMarriage.com logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.

YOUR ACCOUNT

If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. BhandariMarriage.com and its affiliates reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel subscription at their sole discretion.

MEMBERSHIP

Mode: By registering your profile through any of our domains [Listed in the Annexure] or by the remittance of fees you become a member of BhandariMarriage.com.

For the convenience of all our users BhandariMarriage.com has three different types of membership schemes, each with their own benefits. They are Classic Super, Classic Plus and Classic.

Classic Super Package - This package allows members to contact profiles in all language domains. Members profile will be highlighted in search results. Members will also receive a double share of verified phone numbers.

Classic Plus Package - Members can contact other members across all domains. Members profile will be highlighted in search results. Members will have access to verified phone numbers.

Classic Member Package - Members can contact other members across all domains and they will have access to verified phone numbers.

Add-on package

Profile Highlighter : Members can get their profile featured in the My Home page of matching prospects and in search results.

Matrimony Booster : For members who subscribe to this feature, their profile details will be e-mailed to all those who match the members partner preference. This will be followed by an SMS to the same members.

AstroMatch : Members can subscribe to horoscope matching package where they can match horoscope online and get instant results.

MONEYBACK GUARANTEE
We offer a 100% refund if members do not get any response within 30 days. To be eligible for the refund, members should fulfill the following: # Upload atleast one photo # Contact a minimum of 10 members.

Inspite of fulfilling these requirements, # If members do not get a reply to their Personalised Messages # If members are not contacted by other members # If members do not view/take any verified contact numbers

Moneyback guarantee is available only for 3, 6 & 9 months Classic Super, Classic Plus and Classic Memberships.

Membership is not automatic: The right of admission vests with BhandariMarriage.com. You become a member upon due acceptance of the Profile/Payment by BhandariMarriage.com. Membership and rights of admission is reserved solely for

1. Indian Nationals & Citizens
2. Persons of Indian Origin (PIO)
3. Non Resident Indians (NRI)
4. Persons of Indian Descent or Indian Heritage.


Length of Membership: You continue to be a member of BhandariMarriage.com till:

* BhandariMarriage.com discharges its obligations to you by rendering its services to you; or BhandariMarriage.com or yourself terminate the membership arrangement.

* Paid Memberships: Validity of your paid membership is based on days (90, 180 or 270) and not based on months (3, 6 or 9).

What happens once your membership is over?
Once your membership with us gets over, you will not be able to access your personalized messages sent, and phone numbers viewed by me. We request you to save all your contacts you had contacted already and also upgrade your membership with us to enjoy access to these features.

Privity of Membership: Your Membership is only for personal use. It is not to be assigned, transferred or licensed so as to be used by any other person/entity.

Members are advised to make appropriate/thorough enquiries before acting upon any matrimonial advertisement. Our site does not vouch for or subscribe to the claims and representations made by advertisers regarding particulars of status, age, income of other members. BharatMatrimony also does not vouch for the contents of the Voice Messages exchanged between members.

Kindly note that, your membership in BhandariMarriage.com is for your sole, personal use. You may not authorize others to use your membership and you may not assign or transfer your account to any other person or entity.

Auto Renewal - Only for payments made in US dollars

1. What is auto renewal?
In order to ensure that you have uninterrupted access to your BhandariMarriage.com services, for all members who have made payment in US Dollars and by way of Credit Card the subscriptions will be automatically renewed on the day of the membership expiry.

2. Will I get any intimation?
Yes. You will be intimated a week in advance, prior to auto renewal and on the day of auto-renewal, e-mail will be sent to you as exists in our records indicating the auto renewal.

3. How will I be charged?
Your membership will automatically be renewed by charging the membership fee to the credit card, which was used to make the initial payment.

4. Do I have an option of canceling this auto renewal?
* Yes, you have an auto renewal turn off option in the "My Matrimony" page under "My Memberships" in the left menu.
* 7 days prior to auto renewal you will be intimated by e-mail with an option to turn off your auto renewal.
* On the day of renewal you will receive e-mail with a cancellation option.

Or you can call any of our offices and get your money refunded.

About Cancellation: MEMBERSHIP FEES ARE NOT REFUNDABLE if a member chooses to terminate the membership.

Online Conduct: You are responsible for the content and information [including profile and photograph] you post or transmit through BhandariMarriage.com's services. You will not post or transmit any content or information [in whatever form they may be contained] that is defamatory, blasphemous, abusive, obscene, sexually oriented, profane, intimidating, illegal or in violation of the rights of any person, including intellectual property rights. No content or information shall contain details or particulars of any of BhandariMarriage.com's competitors, including their contact details. You will not use either your online or offline membership as a platform for any kind of promotional campaign, solicitation, advertising or dealing in any products or services or transmit any chain letters or junk mails.

There is a limit to the number of profiles you are allowed to contact each day. Also, you cannot contact more than 3000 profiles in a period of 3 months.

Being a free member you can express your interest to a limited number of members. This is valid for a limited period only. BhandariMarriage.com reserves the right to provide this feature to its members.

Your membership will automatically be suspended if you send "abusive, obscene or sexually oriented" message/s to other members.

BhandariMarriage.com has the right to suspend your profile without any prior notice.

BhandariMarriage.com reserves the right to edit/delete your photo/horoscope if it's not a valid/clear/related one.

If we find duplicate profiles then we have rights to suspend any of the profile or all the profiles.

Messages sent to members of the opposite gender should be only for the purpose of finding a life partner. You are not allowed to misuse the service in the name of "Dating", "Flirting", "Friendship" etc.

BhandariMarriage.com reserves the right to modify your profile if any prohibitive or objectionable content is found, or in the case of your contact details being entered in irrelevant fields. BhandariMarriage.com may also modify the profile for other reasons not mentioned herewith. If any abusive content is found in your video clipping, BhandariMarriage.com has the right to suspend your profile.

You will not post or transmit any content, information or trademarks without the prior consent of the person holding its proprietary or licensed rights. BhandariMarriage.com will not in any way be responsible or answerable to any action brought by any person arising out of your acts as described above.

BhandariMarriage.com reserves the right but is not obligated, to edit, delete, eclipse or withhold display of such content or information as it deems fit in the light of the rules prescribed above.

To enhance the security of its members, BharatMatrimony has restricted copying and saving images and content from certain sections of the portal.

We validate only the profile details of the member. Character verification has to be done by interested parties themselves.

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

THIS SITE IS PROVIDED BY BHANDARIMARRIAGE.COM ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. BHANDARIMARRIAGE.COM MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS SITE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK.

TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, BHANDARIMARRIAGE.COM DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. BHANDARIMARRIAGE.COM DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE, ITS SERVERS, OR E-MAIL SENT FROM BHANDARIMARRIAGE.COM ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. BHANDARIMARRIAGE.COM WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.

As to extraneous contents: BhandariMarriage.com hereby alerts and warns its members of the possibility of unauthorized posting of contents by any person including members and unauthorized users and advises discretion in access since such content, information or representation may not be suitable to you including being offensive. BhandariMarriage.com will not in any way be responsible for such content, information or representations. BhandariMarriage.com is also not responsible for alterations, modifications, deletion, reproduction, sale, transmission or any such misuse of data and content in the public domain by any user.

REFUND OF FEE

If you choose to terminate your membership, the MEMBERSHIP FEES ARE NOT REFUNDABLE under any circumstances.

Your membership in the BhandariMarriage.com service is for your sole, personal use. You may not authorize others to use your membership and you may not assign or transfer your account to any other person or entity.

ROLE OF BhandariMarriage.com

Provision of Service: BhandariMarriage.com will provide the service[s] that are opted and paid for by the member. In addition, the member may also make use of the other free services that are applicable to them.

A paid membership will allow you to contact profiles of the opposite gender of all the domains. Horoscope will be displayed only to paid members irrespective of whether it is a BharatMatrimony Generated Horoscope or a Scanned Horoscope uploaded by the member.

Medium of Interchange of Information: Besides the provision of services, BhandariMarriage.com acts as a platform for all its members to interchange information that would promote their common matrimonial objectives. It is to be distinctly understood that BhandariMarriage.com will only provide contact between and among members within its service framework and not the direct contact details of such members. BhandariMarriage.com is not the agent of any member and does not partake in the interchange or the results thereof. BhandariMarriage.com will be a disinterested person in the event of disputes between or among the members, though it may facilitate an amicable resolution of such disputes.

Right to form Consortium/Associates: While providing services, BhandariMarriage.com may outsource any part thereof to any competent person or organization, with or without disclosing it to you. However, your membership rights and responsibilities continue as against BhandariMarriage.com only and not against such persons or organizations.

GENERAL PROVISIONS

Confidentiality: BhandariMarriage.com will maintain confidential, all personal information [other than that meant for posting or transmission] furnished by members. However, BhandariMarriage.com may divulge such information if required by law.

By agreeing to register at BhandariMarriage.com and its consortium of portals, a user allows BhandariMarriage.com to get in touch with him/her from time to time on events or offers. This could include exciting offers, information, as well as promotions. BhandariMarriage.com can use your email address and/or telephone number for this purpose.

Termination of Membership: The membership may be terminated by either party by serving a written notice on the other. BhandariMarriage.com reserves the right to terminate the membership, to suspend a profile or to disable access in respect of any member in breach of any of the terms. In no case will the Membership fees be refundable.

Site Policies, Modification and Severability

Please review our other policies, such as our pricing policy, posted on this site. These policies also govern your visit to www.BhandariMarriage.com and consortium of portals. We reserve the right to make changes to our site, policies, and these Terms and Conditions of Use at any time. If any of these conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition.

Suggestions, Complaints, Disputes: Suggestions and complaints are to be first addressed to BhandariMarriage.com's customer care team at helpdesk@bhandarimarriage.com.

APPLICABLE LAW

The membership is deemed to have been entered into at Mumbai, India and the laws of India will govern the membership. Disputes arising out of or in any way affecting the membership including interpretation of any of the terms are to be referred to arbitration under the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 [Indian Act] at Mumbai before a sole Arbitrator.

ANNEXURE

APPLICABLE DOMAINS

* www.bhandarimarriage.com
* www.maharashtrashaadi.com


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