Publish your project

Signup, create your projects profile with photos and details, setup your own custom crowdfunding page.

Accumulate funding

Spread the word about your project by inviting contacts from your email and preferred social networking site. Raise funds by offering rewards.

Make it happen!

Use received funds to launch your project and deliver rewards to your backers.

Terms of Use

CrowdPledge.com is an online meeting place for entrepreneurs and pledgers.  CrowdPledge.com does not engage in any solicitation activities itself.  We will take every step to ensure that this interaction is ethical, professional and mutually beneficial.  These Terms of Use constitute a contract between you and CrowdPledge.com.  By using the CrowdPledge.com Site and any services accessible from the CrowdPledge.com Site, you are agreeing:

 

A.      To be bound by the following terms and conditions (Terms of Use).

B.      That the funds obtained through CrowdPledge.com will be used solely for the purpose described in the materials that you post.

C.      You will comply with all relevant local, state and federal laws applicable to you when you solicit funds, particularly but not limited to the laws relating to your marketing of your project.

 

 

Acceptance

You acknowledge and agree that you have read the Terms of Use carefully, understand each of them and agree to be bound by all of them.  If you do not agree to these Terms of Use or any part thereof, you may not access or otherwise use CrowdPledge.com. 

 

VIOLATION OF ANY OF THE TERMS BELOW WILL RESULT IN THE TERMINATION OF YOUR RIGHT TO USE THE CrowdPledge.com SITE, AND ANY ACCOUNT THAT YOU MAY HAVE CREATED AS PART OF THE SERVICE. YOU AGREE TO USE THE CrowdPledge.com SITE AT YOUR OWN RISK.

 

Security

CrowdPledge.com takes every precaution to protect its users’ information.  When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and off-line. 

Sensitive information such as credit card numbers and banking information etc. will be encrypted and protected with the latest and greatest encryption software in the industry. 

 

Your Responsibilities.

·         You are responsible for all activity occurring under your accounts and are solely responsible for compliance with all applicable local, state, national and foreign laws, treaties and regulations relating to your use of the CrowdPledge.com Site, including those related to the protection of intellectual property, data privacy, international communications and the transmission of technical or personal data.

·         You shall: (i) notify CrowdPledge.com immediately of any unauthorized use of any password or account or any other known or suspected breach of security; and (ii) report to CrowdPledge.com. immediately and use reasonable efforts to stop immediately any copying or distribution of Content that is known or suspected by you.

 

Violations.

As a condition to your use of the CrowdPledge.com Site, you agree not to:

·         upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any information, materials or other content that is illegal, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, offensive, invades another’s privacy, or promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any individual or group;

·         impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;

·         phish, collect, upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any login data and/or passwords for other web sites, software or services;

·         phish, collect, upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available credit card information or other forms of financial data used for collecting payments;

·         forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any content transmitted through the CrowdPledge.com Site;

·         upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any information, materials or other content that infringes another’s rights, including any intellectual property rights;

·         upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of solicitation;

·         upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;

·         use any manual or automated software, devices, or other processes to “crawl,” “spider” or “screen scrape” any web pages contained in the CrowdPledge.com Site;

·         reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble any of the software used to provide the CrowdPledge.com Site;

·         reproduce, duplicate or copy or exploit any other portion of the CrowdPledge.com Site, without the express written permission of CrowdPledge.com;

·         interfere with or disrupt the CrowdPledge.com Site, or any servers or networks connected to the CrowdPledge.com Site, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the CrowdPledge.com Site;

·         obtain, collect, store or modify the personal information about other users;

·         modify, adapt or hack the CrowdPledge.com Site or falsely imply that some other site is associated with the CrowdPledge.com Site or CrowdPledge.com; or

·         use the CrowdPledge.com Site for any illegal or unauthorized purpose. You must not, in the use of the CrowdPledge.com Site, violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws).

 

Violation of these Terms of Service.

CrowdPledge.com reserves the right to investigate and prosecute violations of any of these Terms of Service to the fullest extent of the law. CrowdPledge.com may involve and cooperate with law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who violate the Terms of Service. You acknowledge that CrowdPledge.com has no obligation to pre-screen or monitor your access to or use of the CrowdPledge.com Site or any information, materials or other content provided or made available through the CrowdPledge.com Site, but has the right to do so. You hereby agree that CrowdPledge.com may, in the exercise of CrowdPledge.com’s sole discretion, remove or delete any entries, information, materials or other content that violates these Terms of Service or that is otherwise objectionable.

 

Modifications to the CrowdPledge.com Site and Prices.

·         CrowdPledge.com reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the CrowdPledge.com Site and Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice.

·         CrowdPledge.com reserves the right to update and change the Terms of Service from time to time without notice. Any new features that augment or enhance the current CrowdPledge.com Site, including the release of new tools and resources, shall be subject to the Terms of Service. Continued use of the CrowdPledge.com Site after any such changes shall constitute your consent to such changes.

 

Copyright and Content Ownership.

We claim no intellectual property rights over the material you provide to the CrowdPledge.com Site. Your profile and materials uploaded remain yours. However, by setting your pages to be shared publicly, you agree to allow others to view and share any Content.

 

CrowdPledge.com does not pre-screen Content, but CrowdPledge.com and its designee have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to refuse or remove any Content that is available via the CrowdPledge.com Site.

 

Notification of Claims of Infringement.

If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please notify CrowdPledge.com’s agent for notice of claims of copyright or other intellectual property infringement (Agent), at:

 

Please provide our Agent with the following Notice:

·         Identify the material on the CrowdPledge.com Site that you claim is infringing, with enough detail so that we may locate it on the website;

·         A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law;

·         A statement by you declaring under penalty of perjury that (1) the above information in your Notice is accurate, and (2) that you are the owner of the copyright interest involved or that you are authorized to act on behalf of that owner;

·         Your address, telephone number, and email address; and

·         Your physical or electronic signature.

CrowdPledge.com will remove the infringing posting(s), subject to the procedures outlined in the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA).

 

Disclaimer of Warranties.

THE SERVICES, AND ALL MATERIALS, INFORMATION, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN THE CROWDPLEDGE.COM SITE ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS, WITH NO WARRANTIES WHATSOEVER. CROWDPLEDGE.COM AND ITS LICENSORS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW ALL EXPRESS, IMPLIED, AND STATUTORY WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT OF PROPRIETARY RIGHTS. CROWDPLEDGE.COM AND ITS LICENSORS DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES REGARDING THE SECURITY, RELIABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND PERFORMANCE OF THE SERVICES. INIFINITY BOX DOES NOT WARRANT THAT (I) THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS, (II) THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE, (III) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (IV) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS, AND (V) ANY ERRORS IN THE CROWDPLEDGE.COM SITE WILL BE CORRECTED. CROWDPLEDGE.COM AND ITS LICENSORS DISCLAIM, ANY WARRANTIES FOR ANY INFORMATION, CONTENT OR ADVICE OBTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICES. CROWDPLEDGE.COM AND ITS LICENSORS DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES FOR SERVICES OR GOODS RECEIVED THROUGH OR ADVERTISED ON THE CROWDPLEDGE.COM SERVICES OR RECEIVED THROUGH ANY LINKS PROVIDED BY THE CROWDPLEDGE.COM SITE.

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE FORMS AND CONTENT ON THE CROWDPLEDGE.COM SITE AND THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE SUBMISSION OR DOWNLOAD OF SUCH CONTENT.

SOME STATES OR OTHER JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. YOU MAY ALSO HAVE OTHER RIGHTS THAT VARY FROM STATE TO STATE AND JURISDICTION TO JURISDICTION.

 

Limitation of Liability.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL CROWDPLEDGE.COM OR ITS LICENSORS BE LIABLE TO YOU ON ACCOUNT OF THAT USER’S USE OR MISUSE OF OR RELIANCE ON THE SERVICES OR CROWDPLEDGE.COM SITE ARISING FROM ANY CLAIM RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT OR THE SUBJECT MATTER HEREOF. SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY TO PREVENT RECOVERY OF DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, AND PUNITIVE DAMAGES WHETHER SUCH CLAIM IS BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE, (EVEN IF CROWDPLEDGE.COM OR ITS LICENSORS HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES). SUCH LIMITATION OF LIABILITY SHALL APPLY WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE FROM USE OR MISUSE OF AND RELIANCE ON THE SERVICES OR CROWDPLEDGE.COM SITE, FROM INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICES OR CROWDPLEDGE.COM SITE, OR FROM THE INTERRUPTION, SUSPENSION, OR TERMINATION OF THE SERVICES OR CROWDPLEDGE.COM SITE (INCLUDING SUCH DAMAGES INCURRED BY THIRD PARTIES).

THIS LIMITATION SHALL ALSO APPLY, WITHOUT LIMITATION, TO THE COSTS OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES, LOST PROFITS, OR LOST DATA. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL FURTHER APPLY WITH RESPECT TO THE PERFORMANCE OR NON-PERFORMANCE OF THE SERVICES OR CROWDPLEDGE.COM SITE OR ANY INFORMATION OR MERCHANDISE THAT APPEARS ON, OR IS LINKED OR RELATED IN ANY WAY TO, THE CROWDPLEDGE.COM SERVICES. SUCH LIMITATION SHALL APPLY NOTWITHSTANDING ANY FAILURE OF ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OF ANY LIMITED REMEDY AND TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

SOME STATES OR OTHER JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

Without limiting the foregoing, under no circumstances shall CrowdPledge.com or its licensors be held liable for any delay or failure in performance resulting directly or indirectly from acts of nature, forces, or causes beyond its reasonable control, including, without limitation, Internet failures, computer equipment failures, telecommunication equipment failures, other equipment failures, electrical power failures, strikes, labor disputes, riots, insurrections, civil disturbances, shortages of labor or materials, fires, floods, storms, explosions, acts of God, war, governmental actions, orders of domestic or foreign courts or tribunals, non-performance of third parties, or loss of or fluctuations in heat, light, or air conditioning.

 

General.

These Terms of Service will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Virginia, without giving effect to its conflict of laws provisions or your actual state or country of residence. If for any reason a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision or portion of the Terms of Service to be unenforceable, the remainder of the Terms of Service will continue in full force and effect. These Terms of Service constitute the entire agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof and supersedes and replaces all prior or contemporaneous understandings or agreements, written or oral, regarding such subject matter (including, but not limited to, any prior versions of the Terms of Service). Any waiver of any provision of the Terms of Service will be effective only if in writing and signed by an authorized representative of CrowdPledge.com.