Terms & Conditions
Every user of the Bid For Hope website, physical person or limited company
Everyone proposing products and/or unique events on the Bid For Hope website, in order to raise money for non-profit organizations.
Products or unique events to be sold on the Bid For Hope website.
The following Terms and Conditions shall govern the use of the Bid For Hope website. By using the Bid For Hope website, the User accepts and agrees to be bound by these following Terms and Conditions.
3. BID FOR HOPE
Bid For Hope is a charity who allows people to raise funds for non-profit organizations by selling Products.
Bid For Hope also allows non-profit organizations to be visible.
Bid For Hope owns the website and all intellectual property linked to it.
Bid For Hope shall not be liable for any technical problem that may occur on the website. Bid For Hope can stop the sales for a period of time in order to solve the problem. No indemnity can be claimed by the Users to Bid For Hope.
4. REGISTER TO BID
To participate to the auctions, Users must register themselves on the Bid For Hope website and provide personal information (such as name, first name, date of birth, address, and email address). Users can use their Facebook or Twitter profile to register themselves and will must provide all information asked by Bid For Hope.
Bid For Hope will not share the e-mail address or the users’ address, as they are confidential information.
Users agree not to use the website or its content for commercials purposes.
By registering, Users declares to be of legal age to use the Bid For Hope website or to have the consent of their legal representative.
Users know that to win a bid, they must be accompanied by an adult if the User is under 18 years old.
Users agree to keep their password secure and confidential. Users are prohibited from sharing their access with a third party.
Users can create only one account.
Bid For Hope is allowed to use pictures/video of Users for media publication.
Resale of the Bid for Hope's products are forbidden within one year after the reception.
Auction's items cannot be used for any illegal and immoral propaganda or action.
If Users do not respect the present Terms and Conditions, Bid For Hope is allowed to close the related account.
In case of a technical problem with their account, Users should contact Bid For Hope by email: email@example.com.
6. CONFIDENTIALITY OF PERSONAL DATA
By using the Bid For Hope website, Users accept that Bid For Hope may use their personal information inside the company. Bid For Hope will not share any personal information to a third party, excepted for Charities.
Bid For Hope do not collect personal information without agreement of Users. Users accept to share their personal information by registering on the website and when asked by Bid For Hope.
Bid For Hope is allowed to use the information and personal information in the context of the recording of their profile, following a contest or winning bid and to improve the content of the website.
Users agree not to undertake or attempt to interfere on the website. This includes attempting to damage, crack, hack, deny service, or collectively interfere with the website
Bid For Hope will involve the authorities and will actively work with them, in prosecuting any Users who may participate in these prohibited activities. Users agree to pay damages if they participate of one of these prohibited activities.
8. CONTESTS AND LOTTERY
Bid For Hope could propose contest and lottery. Users might be disqualified if any personal information is not complete or not valid.
Bid For Hope is allowed to:
- disqualify any Users
- suspend the contest or the lottery
- change the content of the contest or the lottery
- cancelled the contest or the lottery
Winners will be informed by email
Bid For Hope is allowed to use photos/videos of winners for promotional purpose and for their interview.
9. BID SYSTEM
Heroes propose Products on auctions at a minimum prize.
Users can bid on any auction available at the minimal price indicated on the website. By bidding, User is engaged to buy the Product and have to pay within 10 days following the end of the auction.
Product price is the result of the winning bid price + shipping price.
Users’ bid are valid until the end of the related bidding process. Users will receive an email when their bid has been outdated by another bid.
The auction time is extended for 5 minutes if a bid is registered in the last 120 seconds. Once the auction time is over, the best bid win the Product. At this time, the sell is considered as final.
User who win the auction will receive an email with all information about the related Product and the non-profit organization that will benefit from the auction. The User shall pay the amount by bank transfer or payment slip within 10 days following the end of the auction.
Upon receipt of the payment, the Product will be sent within 7 working days to the address specified by the User.
10. SHIPPING COSTS & VAT
The shipping costs are CHF 9.00 within Switzerland and CHF 20.00 outside Switzerland.
The bank fees are CHF 3.55 within Switzerland and CHF 6.00 outside Switzerland.
That fees guaranted our mission to give 100% to the Charity
Bid For Hope is not submit to VAT.
11. USER NON-RESPECT
User shall pay his winning bid within 10 days following the end of the auction, according to the payment system proposed.
Bid For Hope has the right to block the User’s account until the payment.
After 30 days without payment by the User, Bid For Hope has the right to select the second best bid.
12. WARRANTY & REFUND
Each auctions are made “as is” and “without warranty”.
The User may not refuse to purchase or to receipt the Product.
13. CLOSING OF THE USER ACCOUNT
Users can cancel their account at any time whether directly or by emailing Bid For Hope at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bid For Hope has the right to block or delete any account in case of violation of these Terms and Conditions.
14. USER VIOLATION
Each User’s violation that may cause damages and costs to Bid For Hope, will give the right to Bid For Hope to be compensated..
All Bid For Hope trademarks, nominal or figurative, and all other marks, trade names, service marks, illustrations, images, or logos that appear regarding Bid For Hope are, and remain, the exclusive property of the Owner or its licensors and are protected by the laws in force on trademarks and by related international treaties.
16. SEVERABILITY CLAUSE
If any provision of these Terms and Conditions should be ineffective, the effectiveness of the remaining provisions will not be affected.
17. TERMS AND CONDITIONS UPTATES
Bid For Hope reserves the right to modify the present Terms and Conditions at any time.
Users who continue to use the website following the modifications, accept the updated Terms and Conditions without reserve.
18. APPLICABLE LAW AND JURISDICTION
Swiss law is applicable to these Terms and Conditions.
The jurisdiction for any related claim is the headquarters of Bid For Hope the canton of Geneva in Switzerland.