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This Site offers special features and the opportunity to purchase additional goods and services. When you sign up to use a special feature or purchase such goods or services, you may be asked to agree to special terms governing your use or purchase. In such cases, you may be asked to expressly consent to the special terms, for example, by checking a box or clicking on a button marked “I agree” or “Submit Order.” This type of agreement is known as a “click–through” agreement. If any of the terms of the click–through agreement are different than the terms of these Terms, the terms of the click–through agreement will supplement or amend this these Terms, but only with respect to the matters governed by the “click–through agreement.”
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The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (the “DMCA”) provides recourse for copyright owners who believe that material appearing on the Internet infringes their rights under U.S. copyright law. If you believe that your own work, or the work of a third party for whom you are authorized to act, is featured on this Site or any of the other Sites, or has been otherwise copied and made available on this Site or any of the other Sites in a manner that constitute copyright infringement, please notify CCFS immediately. Your notice must be in writing and must include:
Your statement must be addressed as follows:
1929 Hancock Drive,
Bismarck, ND 58501
Or by e-mail to:
Any notification by a copyright owner or a person authorized to act on its behalf that fails to comply with requirements of the DMCA shall not be considered sufficient notice and shall not be deemed to confer upon us actual knowledge of facts or circumstances from which infringing material or acts are evident.
As a condition of your use of the Site, and the other Sites, you will not:
A. Use this Site or any of the other Sites for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these terms, conditions and notices;
B. Use this Site or any of the other Sites in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any CCFS server, or the network(s) connected to any CCFS server, or interfere with any other party's use and enjoyment of the Sites;
C. Attempt to gain unauthorized access to any websites, other accounts, computer systems or networks connected to any CCFS server or to any of the websites through hacking, password mining or any other means;
D. Obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Site or any of the other Sites;
E. Use data mining, robots, screen scraping or similar data gathering and extraction tools on this Site or any of the other Sites;
F. Use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing CCFS's name or any of the Marks without the express written consent of CCFS;
G. Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others;
H. Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information;
I. Upload, or otherwise make available files that contain images, photographs, software or other material protected by intellectual property laws, including, by way of example, and not as limitation, copyright or trademark laws (or by rights of privacy or publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consent to do the same;
J. Use any material or information, including images or photographs, which are made available through the Sites in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret or other proprietary right of any party;
K. Upload files that contain viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancel bots, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer or property of another;
L. Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including but not limited to e-mail addresses, internet protocol addresses, and metadata;
M. Use this Site or any of the other Sites in connection with surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, chain letters, junk email, spamming or any duplicative or unsolicited messages (commercial or otherwise);
N. Violate any applicable laws or regulations; and
O. Use this Site, any of the other Sites, or any of the services or tools made available on this Site or any of the other Sites if you are not able to form legally binding contracts.
Any unauthorized use automatically terminates any permission or license granted by CCFS to you. CCFS reserves the right to pursue all its legal remedies for your unauthorized use or abuse of this Site or any of the other Sites, or infringement of CCFS’s rights.
As used herein, “Linked Sites” means and includes any site not operated or controlled by CCFS. This Site may provide you with links to Linked Sites and those Linked Sites may provide links to other Linked Sites. CCFS may also gather information from such Linked Sites. CCFS is not responsible for the content of any of the Linked Sites, any information CCFS gathers from such Linked Sites, or for any content changes or updates to or from such Linked Sites. CCFS is providing these links to you, and gathering information from such Linked Sites, only as a convenience. The inclusion of any link does not imply any endorsement, sponsorship, or approval by CCFS of any of the content of such Linked Sites, any goods or services offered on such Linked Sites, the owners or operators of such Linked Sites, or the commercial activities of the owners or operators of such Linked Sites. Likewise, the inclusion of such links does not imply that there is any affiliation, connection. or associate between CCFS and the owners or operators of such Linked Sites.
CCFS may perform maintenance whenever it deems reasonably necessary. Maintenance is generally scheduled for off-peak hours, such as weekends and evenings.
THIS SITE AND THE OTHER SITES ARE PROVIDED BY CCFS ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. CCFS MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THE SITES OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, OR MATERIALS INCLUDED ON THE SITES. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THE SITES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. CCFS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO WITHDRAW OR DELETE ANY INFORMATION FROM THE SITES AT ANY TIME IN ITS DISCRETION. CCFS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITES WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR THAT THE SITES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR FREE OR COMPLETELY SECURE.
CCFS DOES NOT AND CANNOT CONTROL THE FLOW OF DATA TO OR FROM ITS CUSTOMERS OVER THE INTERNET, TELEPHONE SYSTEM OR OTHER FORM OF COMMUNICATION SYSTEM. SUCH FLOW DEPENDS IN LARGE PART ON THE PERFORMANCE OF EQUIPMENT OR WEBSITES PROVIDED OR CONTROLLED BY THIRD PARTIES. AT TIMES, ACTIONS OR INACTIONS CAUSED BY SUCH THIRD PARTIES MAY PRODUCE SITUATIONS IN WHICH THE SITES MAY BE IMPAIRED OR DISRUPTED. ALTHOUGH CCFS WILL USE COMMERCIALLY REASONABLE EFFORTS TO TAKE ACTIONS IT DEEMS APPROPRIATE TO REMEDY AND AVOID SUCH EVENTS, CCFS CANNOT GUARANTEE THAT SUCH EVENTS WILL NOT OCCUR. ACCORDINGLY, CCFS DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL LIABILITY RESULTING FROM OR RELATED TO SUCH EVENTS.
TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, CCFS DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CCFS DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITES, ITS SOFTWARE PROVIDED ON THE SITES, ITS SERVERS OR E-MAIL SENT FROM CCFS ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. CCFS WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THE SITES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.
APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.
CCFS IS NOT RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE IN ANY MANNER FOR ANY USER–GENERATED CONTENT. ALTHOUGH CCFS INCLUDES STRICT PROVISIONS REGARDING USER-GENERATED CONTENT IN THESE TERMS, WE DO NOT CONTROL AND ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR WHAT USERS POST USING THIS SITE OR THE OTHER SITES AND ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY OFFENSIVE, INAPPROPRIATE, OBSCENE, UNLAWFUL, INFRINGING OR OTHERWISE OBJECTIONABLE OR ILLEGAL USER-GENERATED CONTENT YOU MAY ENCOUNTER IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR USE OF THIS SITE OR THE OTHER SITES.
TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAWS CCFS, ON BEHALF OF ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, SUPPLIERS, LICENSORS AND SERVICE PROVIDERS, EXCLUDE AND DISCLAIM LIABILITY FOR ANY LOSSES AND EXPENSES OF WHATEVER NATURE AND HOWSOEVER ARISING INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, GENERAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES; LOSS OF USE; LOSS OF DATA; LOSS CAUSED BY A VIRUS; LOSS OF INCOME OR PROFIT; LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY; CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES; OR OTHER LOSSES OF ANY KIND OR CHARACTER, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSSES, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THIS SITE OR ANY OF THE OTHER SITES. YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR ESTABLISHING SUCH PROCEDURES FOR DATA BACK UP AND VIRUS CHECKING AS YOU CONSIDER NECESSARY. THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY APPLIES WHETHER THE ALLEGED LIABILITY IS BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER BASIS.
IF ANY PART OF THIS LIMITATION ON LIABILITY IS FOUND TO BE INVALID OR UNENFORCEABLE FOR ANY REASON, THEN THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF THE RELEASED PARTIES FOR LIABILITIES THAT OTHERWISE WOULD HAVE BEEN LIMITED SHALL NOT EXCEED TEN DOLLARS ($10.00).
The Sites gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other rights which vary from country to country. Some jurisdictions do not allow certain kinds of limitations or exclusions of liability, so the limitations and exclusions set out in these Terms may not apply to you. Other jurisdictions allow limitations and exclusions subject to certain conditions. In such a case the limitations and exclusions set out in these Terms shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by the laws of such applicable jurisdictions. Your statutory rights as a consumer, if any, are not affected by these provisions.
The laws of the state of North Dakota, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, govern these Terms as well as any dispute that might arise between you and CCFS or its affiliates.
Any dispute relating in any way to your use of this Site or any of the other Sites shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in Burleigh County, North Dakota, except that, to the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate CCFS's intellectual property rights, CCFS may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any state or federal court in the state of North Dakota, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts. Arbitration under this agreement shall be conducted under the rules then prevailing of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitrator's award shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no arbitration under this Agreement shall be joined to an arbitration involving any other party subject to this Agreement, whether through class arbitration proceedings or otherwise.
If CCFS prevails in any action, suit, or proceeding arising from or based upon these Terms, CCFS shall be entitled to recover its reasonable attorneys' fees in connection therewith in addition to court costs and other fees and disbursement incurred in such action, suit, or proceeding.
The headings in these Terms are for convenience only. The heading of any section shall not affect the interpretation of any provision of the rights or obligations of the parties.
Unless prohibited by law, you agree that any cause of action arising out of or related to the services provided to you by CCFS must commence no later than one (1) year after the cause of action arose; otherwise, such cause of action is permanently barred.
Except as otherwise expressly provided herein, these Terms shall bind and inure to the benefit of the successors, assigns, heirs, executors, and administrators of the parties hereto.
No waiver of a breach, failure of any condition, or any right or remedy contained in or granted by the provisions of these Terms shall be effective unless it is in writing and signed by the party waiving the breach, failure, right, or remedy. No failure or delay by CCFS in exercising any right, power or privilege hereunder shall operate as a waiver. Similarly, CCFS’s election to not assert its rights under these Terms shall not preclude CCFS from asserting its rights in the future.
Except as expressly provided herein, nothing in these Terms is intended to confer upon any third-party any rights, remedies, obligations, or liabilities.
Use of this Site or the other Sites, and transfer, posting and uploading of software, technology, and other technical data via this Site or the other Sites, may be subject to the export and import laws of the United States and other countries. You agree to, and shall, comply with all applicable export and import laws and regulations. You:
You may not hyperlink to this Sites or any of the other Sites unless you have the advanced written and signed permission from the CCFS President. If you are granted permission to hyperlink you will have a limited, revocable, nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink provided you comply at all times with all of the following conditions:
CCFS may provide you with notices, including those regarding changes to these Terms, using various means including but not limited to email, regular mail, text message, postings on this Sites or the other Sites, or other reasonable means now known or hereafter developed.
You agree to comply with all applicable governmental laws, ordinances, rules, and regulations related to the retention of records. Under no circumstances will CCFS be liable to you for your failure to retain necessary records, nor will CCFS’s retention (or non-retention) of records act to alleviate your duty under the law.
In accordance with Cal. Civ. Code §1789.3, you may report complaints to the Complaint Assistance Unit of the Division of Consumer Services of the California Department of Consumer Affairs by contacting them in writing at 400 R Street, Sacramento, CA 95814, or by telephone at (800) 952-5210.
You may CCFS at:
1929 Hancock Drive,
Bismarck, ND 58501
Or by e-mail to: