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Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions

Effective Date: 19/08/2023

 

1.Introduction

Welcome to GoldenEraBookworm.com ("Website," "we," "us," or "our"). By accessing or using our Website, you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to comply with the terms and conditions outlined in this agreement. This agreement, along with our Privacy Policy, governs your use of the Website and any services, products, content, or features offered through the Website.

a. About Golden Era Bookworm

GoldenEraBookworm.com is an online platform that provides a range of digital books, photos, and health and fitness coaching services aimed at enhancing your health, wellness, and personal growth journey. Our mission is to offer valuable content and support to help you achieve your goals and lead a healthier and more fulfilling life.

b. Who the Terms Apply To

These terms and conditions apply to all individuals, users, and visitors who access or use the GoldenEraBookworm.com Website, whether for browsing, purchasing digital products, participating in coaching services, or any other purpose. By using our Website, you signify your acceptance of these terms and your agreement to be bound by them.

c. Implied Consent and Browsewrap Method

By continuing to use, access, or interact with our Website, you are indicating your implicit consent and agreement to abide by the terms and conditions set forth in this document. This method of obtaining consent, known as the browsewrap method, is a standard practice in online agreements. If you do not agree to these terms or any part of them, we kindly ask that you refrain from using our Website.

It is important to note that these terms and conditions, along with our Privacy Policy, constitute a legally binding agreement between you and GoldenEraBookworm.com.

 

2. Intellectual Property Clause

a. Ownership of Content

All content and materials available on GoldenEraBookworm.com, including but not limited to text, graphics, images, photographs, videos, audio clips, logos, icons, digital downloads, and software, are the property of Golden Era Bookworm or its content suppliers and are protected by international copyright and trademark laws.

b. Copyrighted Material

All textual, visual, and audio content on GoldenEraBookworm.com is protected by copyright laws and is the exclusive property of Golden Era Bookworm or the respective content creators. You may not reproduce, distribute, modify, display, perform, transmit, create derivative works, or otherwise use any of our copyrighted materials without our prior written consent.

c. Trademark Information

The GoldenEraBookworm.com name, logo, and any other trademarks, service marks, graphics, and logos used in connection with our Website are trademarks or registered trademarks of Golden Era Bookworm. These trademarks may not be used in any manner that is likely to cause confusion or in any manner that disparages or discredits Golden Era Bookworm.

d. Protected Ideas and Concepts

The ideas, concepts, methodologies, and approaches presented on GoldenEraBookworm.com, including those related to health and fitness coaching, personal growth, and wellness, are valuable intellectual property. Unauthorized use, adaptation, or replication of these ideas is strictly prohibited.

e. Prohibited Actions

You are prohibited from using, copying, distributing, modifying, or reproducing any content or materials on GoldenEraBookworm.com unless explicitly authorized by us. Any unauthorized use may violate copyright, trademark, and other applicable laws and could result in legal action.

f. Infringement Claims

We respect the intellectual property rights of others. If you believe that any content on GoldenEraBookworm.com infringes upon your copyright or trademark rights, please contact us promptly with the necessary information.

Golden Era Bookworm values its intellectual property rights and strives to protect them to the fullest extent possible under the law. Your use of our Website does not grant you any rights or licenses to our intellectual property.

 

3. Third Parties Clause

a. Links to Third-Party Websites and Services

GoldenEraBookworm.com may contain links to external websites, services, and resources that are not owned or controlled by Golden Era Bookworm. These links are provided for your convenience and do not imply our endorsement or affiliation with the linked entities. We are not responsible for the content, practices, or availability of any third-party websites or services.

b. User Responsibility

When you click on a link to a third-party website or service, you acknowledge and agree that you are leaving GoldenEraBookworm.com and entering a website or service that is beyond our control. Your use of such third-party websites and services is subject to their respective terms of use and privacy policies.

c. Read Third-Party Policies

We strongly advise you to review the terms of use, privacy policies, and any other rules or guidelines provided by third-party websites and services before interacting with them or providing them with any personal information. Your interactions with third-party websites are solely between you and the third party, and we disclaim any responsibility for the content, practices, or policies of those websites.

d. No liability for Third-Party Content

Golden Era Bookworm shall not be liable for any damages or losses arising from your use of, reliance on, or access to third-party websites or services. This includes, but is not limited to, any loss or damage incurred as a result of the presence of third-party advertising, content, products, or services on our Website or accessed through third-party links.

e. Third-Party Transactions

Any transactions or activities that you engage in with third-party websites or services, including the purchase of goods or services, are solely between you and the applicable third party. We do not assume any responsibility or liability for such transactions.

By using GoldenEraBookworm.com, you acknowledge and accept that you are solely responsible for your interactions with third-party websites and services. We encourage you to exercise caution and diligence when navigating to external sites and to familiarize yourself with their terms, policies, and practices.

 

4. User Registration Clause

a. User Registration and Account Security

When you register on GoldenEraBookworm.com, you agree to provide accurate, current, and complete information as prompted during the registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account credentials, including your username and password. You agree to promptly update your account information to ensure it remains accurate and complete.

b. Account Usage Responsibility

You are solely responsible for all activities that occur under your account. If you become aware of any unauthorized access to your account or any other breach of security, you must notify us immediately at [contact email]. We cannot be held responsible for any loss or damage arising from your failure to safeguard your account information.

c. Security Best Practices

To ensure the security of your account, we recommend using strong and unique passwords, regularly updating your password, and refraining from sharing your account credentials with anyone. You acknowledge that Golden Era Bookworm will not be liable for any loss or damage that may occur due to your failure to comply with these security practices.

d. Unauthorized Access Reporting

In the event that your account credentials are stolen, compromised, or used without your authorization, you must contact us immediately to report the incident. We will take appropriate measures to secure your account, but we cannot be held responsible for any unauthorized actions that occur before you report the incident.

e. Termination of Accounts

We reserve the right to suspend or terminate your account at our sole discretion, without notice, if we believe you have violated these terms or engaged in any activities that may compromise the security of our Website or the safety of other users.

By registering and using an account on GoldenEraBookworm.com, you acknowledge and agree to abide by the terms and guidelines outlined in this clause. Your cooperation in maintaining the security of your account is essential to ensuring a safe and positive experience for all users.

5. Site Management and Support Clause

In the event that your account credentials are stolen, compromised, or used without your authorization, you must contact us immediately to report the incident. We will take appropriate measures to secure your account, but we cannot be held responsible for any unauthorized actions that occur before you report the incident.

 

6. Pricing and Payment Terms Clause

a. Pricing Information

The pricing for products, services, and coaching programs offered on GoldenEraBookworm.com is clearly indicated on the respective product pages. Prices are subject to change without notice, and any changes will not affect orders that have already been placed.

b. Currency

All prices are stated in CHF (Swiss Francs) unless otherwise specified.

c. Payment Methods

We accept various payment methods, including credit/debit cards and other electronic payment options. Payment processing is carried out through secure and reputable third-party payment gateways.

d. Payment Processing

When you make a purchase, you authorize us (or our third-party payment processor) to charge the full amount to your selected payment method. You agree to provide accurate and valid payment information and represent that you are authorized to use the payment method.

e. Subscription Services

If you sign up for a subscription service, you agree to pay the recurring subscription fee at the interval specified during the sign-up process. Your subscription will automatically renew unless you cancel it before the renewal date.

f. Taxes and Fees

Prices do not include applicable taxes, customs duties, or other fees that may apply. You are responsible for paying any such additional charges as required by local laws and regulations.

g. Late Payments

In the event of a payment failure or delayed payment, access to purchased products or services may be temporarily suspended until payment is successfully processed.

h. Modification of Pricing and Terms

Golden Era Bookworm reserves the right to modify pricing and payment terms at any time. Such changes will be effective immediately upon posting on the Website. Continued use of our services after such changes constitute your acceptance of the updated pricing and payment terms.

 

7. Shipping Policy Clause

At GoldenEraBookworm.com, we are committed to delivering your ordered products in a timely and efficient manner. Our shipping and fulfillment policy outlines the estimated lead times for different types of products:

a. Ebooks: Instant Delivery

Ebooks are available for instant download upon completing your purchase. After your payment is processed, you will receive an email with a downloadable link to access your ebook. You can begin enjoying your ebook immediately.

b. Hardcopy Books, Posters, and Photos: Up to 5 Working Days

For hardcopy books, posters, and photos, please allow up to 5 working days for processing and packaging before the items are shipped. Once your order is shipped, you will receive a shipping confirmation email containing tracking information. The delivery time will depend on your location and the shipping method you select during checkout.

c. Equipment: Up to 6-8 weeks

Equipment, such as fitness gear or specialized tools, may require additional time for manufacturing, assembly, and quality assurance. Please allow up to 6-8 weeks for the production and delivery of equipment items. You will receive a shipping confirmation email with tracking information once your order is ready to be shipped.

 

Delivery times may vary based on your location, shipping method, and external factors beyond our control, such as customs processing. While we strive to meet the estimated delivery times, please understand that occasional delays may occur.

If your order contains a combination of instant download items (ebooks) and physical products (hardcopy books, posters, photos, equipment), the products will be shipped separately based on their respective lead times.

For international orders, please note that customs clearance and local regulations may impact delivery times. Additional customs fees, taxes, or import duties may apply, which are the responsibility of the customer.

 

8. Returns and Refund Policy Clause

At GoldenEraBookworm.com, we strive to provide you with high-quality products and services that contribute to your health, wellness, and personal growth journey. Due to the nature of our digital and physical products, all sales are final, and we do not offer refunds, cancellations, or returns except as outlined below.

a. Digital Products (Ebooks and Downloads)

All sales of digital products, including ebooks and downloadable content, are considered final. Once you have completed a purchase and the digital product has been made available to you, no refunds or cancellations will be processed. We encourage you to carefully review product descriptions and specifications before making a purchase.

b. Physical Products (Books, Posters, Photos, Equipment)

For physical products, including hardcopy books, posters, photos, and equipment, all sales are considered final. We take utmost care to ensure that these products are of the highest quality and accurately depicted on our Website. In the unlikely event that a physical product arrives damaged or defective, please contact our customer support at [contact email] within 7 days of receiving the product. We will review the issue and, if deemed appropriate, provide a replacement or exchange. Original packaging and proof of purchase will be required.

c. Exceptions

There may be rare circumstances in which we may consider exceptions to our no-refund policy, such as situations where legal requirements apply. However, any such exceptions are at our sole discretion.

d. Change of Mind or Other Circumstances

Please understand that we are unable to accommodate refunds, cancellations, or returns due to change of mind, dissatisfaction with the product, or any other circumstances.

e. Failed or Incomplete Downloads

If you encounter issues with downloading a purchased digital product, please contact our customer support within 7 days of the purchase. We will make reasonable efforts to assist you in accessing the content you've purchased.

We appreciate your understanding of our no-refund policy, as it allows us to continue delivering valuable content and products to support your well-being and personal development.

 

9. Privacy Policy Clause

9.1 Information We Collect

a. Personal Information

We may collect personally identifiable information that you voluntarily provide to us, such as your name, email address, postal address, and payment information when you register for an account, purchase digital books or photos, or engage in coaching services.

b. Health and Fitness Information

In the context of health and fitness coaching, you may choose to share certain health-related information, goals, preferences, and progress. This information is collected to provide personalized coaching services and is treated with strict confidentiality.

c. Usage and Device Information

We may collect information about your interactions with our Website, such as your IP address, browser type, operating system, and referring URLs. We may also gather data about how you navigate and use the Website.

9.2 Use of Information

a. Personalization

We use the collected information to provide personalized coaching services, recommend digital books or photos, and tailor your user experience.

b. Transactional Purposes

We use your information to process transactions, deliver purchased products, and provide customer support related to your purchases.

c. Communication

We may use your email address to send you updates, newsletters, promotional materials, and information about new products or services. You can opt-out of these communications at any time.

d. Legal Compliance

We may use your information to comply with legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our terms and conditions.

9.3 Data Sharing and Disclosure

a. Service Providers

We may share your information with third-party service providers who help us operate the Website, process transactions, and provide coaching services. These service providers are obligated to maintain the confidentiality and security of your information.

b. Legal Requirements

We may disclose your information to comply with applicable laws, regulations, legal processes, or government requests.

9.4 Data Security

We implement appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect the security of your personal information. However, no method of data transmission over the internet or electronic storage is 100% secure. We cannot guarantee the absolute security of your information.

9.5 Your Choices

a. Access and Correction

You can review and update your personal information by logging into your account. For health-related information, you may communicate directly with your health and fitness coach.

b. Opt-Out

You can opt-out of receiving promotional emails by following the instructions provided in the emails.

9.6 Children’s Privacy

Our Website is not intended for individuals under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children. If you are a parent or guardian and believe your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us.

9.7 Changes to this Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to modify this Privacy Policy at any time. Changes will be effective immediately upon posting on the Website. It is your responsibility to review this Privacy Policy periodically for updates.

 

10. Limitation of Liabilities

GoldenEraBookworm.com is dedicated to offering valuable information related to health, fitness, nutrition, and, on occasion, equipment recommendations. However, it is essential to understand the boundaries of our services and the significance of seeking professional advice. By using our Website, you agree to the following terms:

a. Informational Purposes Only

The content provided on GoldenEraBookworm.com, including articles, guides, coaching programs, recommendations related to health, fitness, nutrition, and equipment, is for informational purposes only. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease or medical condition..

b. Not a Substitute for Professional Advice

The information provided on our Website, including equipment recommendations, does not constitute professional medical, fitness, or nutrition advice, diagnosis, or treatment. It is not a substitute for consulting with qualified healthcare professionals, fitness experts, or other relevant specialists. Always seek the advice of appropriate professionals before making any decisions related to your health, fitness, or equipment use.

c. Individual Responsibility

Your health, fitness goals, and equipment use should be approached with careful consideration. The information provided on our Website may not be suitable for everyone. You are responsible for seeking advice from professionals, including your healthcare provider and fitness experts, to determine the appropriateness of any recommendations based on your individual needs, medical history, and current health condition.

d. Assumption of Risks

Participation in physical activities, exercise programs, and the use of equipment involves inherent risks. You acknowledge and assume all risks associated with participating in any physical activities, exercise programs, or using any equipment recommended by GoldenEraBookworm.com. You agree to consult with professionals before engaging in any new activities or using any equipment.

e. Equipment Risks

While we strive to recommend safe and reliable equipment, it is important to recognize that the use of equipment carries inherent risks. We cannot guarantee the safety or suitability of equipment for your individual needs. You are solely responsible for assessing the risks associated with using any recommended equipment and ensuring its safe use.

f. No liability for damages

Golden Era Bookworm, its authors, contributors, and affiliates shall not be liable for any damages, claims, liabilities, expenses, injuries, or losses arising from the use of the information provided on the Website, including equipment use. You agree to indemnify and hold us harmless against any claims arising from your use of our content, recommendations, or equipment.

g. Consultation with Professionals

We strongly advise consulting professionals before making health, fitness, nutrition, or equipment-related decisions based on the information provided on GoldenEraBookworm.com. Your health and safety are paramount, and making informed choices with professional guidance is crucial.

 

11. Governing and Applicable Laws Clause

Any legal disputes, claims, or actions arising from your use of GoldenEraBookworm.com or related to our services, products, content, or terms and conditions shall be governed by the laws of Switzerland, without regard to its conflict of law principles.

Any legal proceedings or disputes related to our Website shall be exclusively brought before the competent courts of Switzerland. You consent to the personal jurisdiction and venue of these courts.

If you access GoldenEraBookworm.com from outside Switzerland, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with local laws and regulations in your jurisdiction.

 

12. Dispute Resolutions and Indemnification Clause

In the event of any dispute, claim, or controversy arising from or related to your use of GoldenEraBookworm.com, you agree to first attempt to resolve the matter through good-faith negotiation. If the matter remains unresolved, both parties agree to explore mediation as an alternative dispute resolution method.

You acknowledge and agree that GoldenEraBookworm.com is not willing or obliged to participate in dispute resolution proceedings before a consumer arbitration board. Any disputes that cannot be resolved through negotiation or mediation shall be resolved in accordance with the laws and courts of Switzerland as outlined in the governing and applicable laws clause.

You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless GoldenEraBookworm.com, its owners, authors, contributors, and affiliates from and against any claims, liabilities, damages, losses, costs, expenses, or fees arising from your use of our Website, violation of these terms, or any third-party rights. This includes any claims or disputes related to your reliance on our content, products, or services.

You agree to bear all costs, including reasonable attorney fees, associated with defending any claims or actions brought against GoldenEraBookworm.com arising from your use of our Website or violation of these terms.

 

13. Corrections and Inaccuracies Clause

While we make every effort to provide accurate and up-to-date information, we cannot guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or timeliness of the content on GoldenEraBookworm.com. Information may be subject to change without notice.

If you come across any content on our Website that you believe to be inaccurate, outdated, or erroneous, we encourage you to contact us at [contact email]. We value your feedback and will make reasonable efforts to investigate and address any reported inaccuracies.

Golden Era Bookworm, its authors, contributors, and affiliates shall not be held liable for any damages, losses, or inconveniences arising from the reliance on inaccurate or outdated information found on our Website. It is your responsibility to verify information and consult relevant professionals when making decisions based on content provided on GoldenEraBookworm.com.

We reserve the right to make updates, corrections, or improvements to the content on our Website at any time without prior notice. Such changes will be implemented to enhance the accuracy and quality of the information we provide.

 

14. Modifications and Interruptions Clause

We reserve the right to change, modify, or remove any content on GoldenEraBookworm.com at our sole discretion. These changes may be made to ensure compliance with laws, regulations, or to enhance the quality of our content.

We may modify or discontinue services, products, or features offered on our Website without prior notice. These changes may occur for various reasons, including improvements, adjustments, or changes in market conditions.

While we strive to provide uninterrupted access to our services and products, we cannot guarantee that our Website will be available at all times. We may experience technical issues, including hardware, software, or network problems, which may result in temporary interruptions.

To ensure the quality and performance of our services, we may need to conduct scheduled maintenance, updates, or repairs. During these periods, access to our Website may be temporarily suspended.

Golden Era Bookworm, its authors, contributors, and affiliates shall not be held liable for any loss, damage, or inconvenience arising from changes, interruptions, or modifications to our content, services, or products. This includes any inconvenience caused by scheduled maintenance or unexpected technical issues.

By using our Website, you acknowledge and consent to potential changes, interruptions, or modifications as described in this clause. We aim to minimize disruptions and provide you with the best possible experience.

 

15. Disclaimers and Warranties Clause

GoldenEraBookworm.com provides content, products, and services on an "as-is" and "as-available" basis. By using our Website, you agree to the following terms:

You acknowledge and agree that your use of GoldenEraBookworm.com is at your own risk. The content, products, and services provided on our Website are intended for informational purposes and personal development. We do not provide any guarantees, representations, or warranties regarding the accuracy, reliability, or suitability of the information for your specific needs.

We do not endorse, warrant, or guarantee the effectiveness, quality, safety, or suitability of any products, services, or information provided on our Website. Your reliance on such information is solely at your own discretion and risk.

The results obtained from using our content, products, or services may vary and are not guaranteed. We do not guarantee any specific outcomes or improvements as a result of your interaction with our Website.

Golden Era Bookworm, its authors, contributors, and affiliates shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages arising from your use of our Website, products, or services. This includes but is not limited to damages resulting from inaccuracies, omissions, errors, interruptions, or delays in our content, services, or products.

 

16. Contact Information

If you have any questions, concerns, or requests regarding this Privacy Policy or the handling of your personal information, please contact us at goldenerabookworm@gmail.com.

 

By using our Website, you acknowledge that you have read and understood our policies and agree to its terms and conditions.

 

Golden Era Bookworm is registered with the Swiss Federal Office for Statistics (Bundesamt für Statistik, BFS) under company ID number: CHE-442.577.514. The company is represented by Juan Carlos Cassano.

 

The business physical address is CH-9200 Gossau.

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