Membership Terms and Conditions:
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In these Membership Terms:
- “Member”: an individual who has been accepted as a member of The Very Important Brand Lounge- also referred to as the VIB lounge and has started making monthly payments.
- “Katie McGuire”: the owner of the membership site and the individual with the right to seek legal action if a member breaches any of the Terms and Conditions.
- “Us”: Katie McGuire and those working alongside her for the benefit of the VIB lounge community.
- When you apply to join the VIB lounge, you are not automatically accepted / given access to the content. Even though you are required to pay the membership fee on application. In the rare case of rejection, your membership fee will be fully refunded.
- The VIB Lounge requires a minimum 3-month commitment for the Monthly Membership.
- If you decide to cancel your Monthly, Annual or VIP membership after the minimum term has passed, you need to do so with a written notice sent to firstname.lastname@example.org a minimum of 7 days before your next payment date.
On Cancellation – At the time of your next due payment your access to any membership content, community area or group chat will be revoked.
- VIP members are given the option to downgrade after the minimum 3 month commitment has passed.
- We have a 14-day money-back guarantee, afterward, no refunds can be given on membership fees that have already been paid – whether they have been paid monthly or yearly. This does not apply if you have conducted yourself in a way that goes against these terms and conditions (e.g. insulting behaviour/creating a toxic atmosphere/ acting in a way that Katie McGuire sees unfit for a member within your first 14 days. In this scenario you are not entitled to a refund of your membership fee even if you’re within the 14-day money-back guarantee.)
- If you are evicted from the membership by Katie McGuire (the owner) for a legitimate reason (see below) before your membership has officially expired, you are not entitled to a refund on any membership fees that have been paid for this duration. Legitimate reasons include:
- publicly speaking negatively about the community, Katie McGuire or any of the members;
- any fraudulent activity such as illegal online/offline activities, fraudulent chargebacks (on any products/services by Katie McGuire or other business owners) or similar;
- participating in any online or offline scams;
- creating a negative environment inside the community (e.g. fighting with people, insulting people, creating arguments).
Rules of Conduct
7. Members shall at all times act with integrity and avoid conflicts of interest and avoid any actions or situations that are inconsistent with the Terms and Conditions written on this page.
8. Members shall at all times be mindful of their attitude and behavior towards other members. Discrimination, insults, and violent behavior of any kind will not be tolerated and will result in termination of the membership. We reserve the right to share not only testimonials publicly, but also any activity that can be deemed as fraudulent, to warn other people.
Rules of Use and Intellectual Property Rights
9. The Membership Area will consist of a variety of video trainings, PDFs, and recordings. By entering the area through your paid membership, you agree that all the content inside is solely meant for your personal use and you do not have any rights to download it, share it, transfer it or reproduce it unless you have Katie McGuire’s written consent. This includes all content from the private Facebook group, any of our Discord channels/chat and the VIB Lounge. You are forbidden from screenshotting anything from any of the places and sharing it anywhere else, as well as sharing your password with other people so they can log in.
10. We do not accept content that is likely to offend our members so we reserve our right to remove it.
11. You are responsible for each and every access or use of the membership site that occurs in conjunction with use of your username and password.
12. Use of your username and password is conclusive evidence that you have accessed the Membership area of the sites.
13. You must keep your username and password confidential.
14. You must not allow any third party to access the site using your username and password and take advantage of the site on your behalf by viewing any of the content.
15. Submitting an application to become a member does not guarantee you an acceptance. We have certain criteria that you need to meet in order to be accepted.
16. If accepted, your access to the membership site will be granted as soon as you receive your acceptance email. Access to the private group and Discord will be given over the next 2-4 days.
17. Payments can be made via Stripe (preferred) and Paypal and will continue to occur on a monthly basis unless you choose to upgrade to an Annual.
18. Should there be an issue with your payments and you are unable to make them, we reserve the right to suspend your access to all of the membership resources until you have submitted all outstanding fees. Not being able to pay outstanding monthly fees prior to the end of the 6-month commitment does not mean you can simply stop paying. The membership fees will be cleared in a timeframe agreed upon by you and Katie McGuire, until you cover all the necessary payments. After this is done, it will be agreed by the same parties whether you can keep your membership or not. Interest may occur for late payments.
19. Your membership fee will remain the same throughout your membership unless you decide to upgrade or downgrade it to another membership plan. We do not reserve the right to change it without your written permission.
20. If a member is found to be negligible of any of the terms and conditions and membership rules, he/she agrees to keep us indemnified of all losses, expenses, damages, and costs incurred by us in respect of any misleading statements, and/or acts, and/or omissions that may be carried by him/her against us.
21. If a member does not get the desired results as part of the membership, he/she agrees to not pursue any legal action against Katie McGuire or any other member of the membership community. We cannot be held responsible for whether members choose to implement our teachings and advice, and for whether they implement them in the right way.
22. All members agree to keep any and all Confidential information obtained about any of the other members or Katie McGuire confidential. “Confidential information” relates to any information concerning the business, finances, or affairs of the other members which is not in the public domain. This clause shall survive termination of the Contract.
23. Any party that has a signed or confirmed agreement will be eligible to be reliant on these terms as caught under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999.
24. An agreement is confirmed by finalizing the application process and submitting the first monthly payment, as the agreement can be viewed from the application.
25. The Terms and Conditions of this website shall constitute the entire agreement between you and Katie McGuire and shall supersede all prior engagements, written or oral, relating to the subject matter.
26. Should any of these terms come into dispute, they shall be interpreted under the context of English Law.
27. We reserve the right to choose to use the Courts of England and Wales to govern any disputes that may arise, however dependent on the domicile of a member of a particular country, reserve the right to bring proceedings in the residence of that country.
28. If for any reason any of the clauses contained within this agreement are deemed to be invalid in the eyes of a court in a particular jurisdiction, then we reserve the right to rely on the enforceability of all remaining terms under this agreement.
29. We reserve the right to alter our terms and conditions. By using our website and membership area, you are automatically bound by these terms and the onus is on you to keep yourself informed of any changes that we carry out, without further notice to you.
In the case of a dispute, you need to submit a complaint in writing to email@example.com with the subject line ‘Complaint’