Terms and Conditions

1. Scope of Terms of Use.

These Terms of Use govern Your use of the Web Site (“the Site”). You may use the Site, and the information, writings, images and/or other works that you see, hear or otherwise experience on the Site (singly or collectively, the “Content”) solely for your non-commercial, personal purposes and/or to learn about the Author and his products. No right, title or interest in any Content is transferred to you, whether as a result of downloading such Content or otherwise. We reserve complete title and full intellectual property rights in all Content. Except as expressly authorized by this Agreement, you may not use, alter, copy, distribute, transmit, or derive another work from any Content obtained from the Site or the Service, except as expressly permitted by the Terms of Use. The terms “We,” “Us,” or “Author” refers to Thomas J. Stanley, Ph.D., Affluent Market Institute, LLC, and/or their affiliates, parents, subsidiaries, successors and assignees.

2. Modifications.

We may revise and update these Terms of Use at any time. Your continued usage of the Site after any changes to these Terms of Use will mean You accept those changes. Any aspect of the Site may be changed, supplemented, deleted or updated without notice at our sole discretion. We may also change or impose fees for products and services provided through the Web Site at any time in our sole discretion.

3. Copyright.

The Site and the Content are protected by U.S. and/or foreign copyright laws, and belong to the Author or its affiliates, parents or subsidiaries. The copyrights in the Content are owned by the Author or other copyright owners who have authorized their use on the Site. You may download and reprint Content for non-commercial, non-public, personal use only (If you are browsing this Site as an employee or member of any business or organization, you may download and reprint Content only for educational or other non-commercial purposes within your business or organization, except as otherwise permitted by Us). You may not manipulate or alter in any way Content on the Site.

4. Trademarks.

You are prohibited from using any of the marks or logos appearing throughout the Site without permission from the trademark owner, except as permitted by applicable law.

5. Links to Third-Party Web Sites.

Links on the Site to third party web sites or information are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave the Site. Such links do not constitute or imply an endorsement, sponsorship, or recommendation by the Author of the third party, the third-party web site, or the information contained therein. We are not responsible for the availability of any such web sites. We are not responsible or liable for any such web site or the content thereon. If you use the links to the web sites of our affiliates or service providers, you will leave the Site, and will be subject to the terms of use and privacy policy applicable to those web sites.

6. Linking to this Site.

Unless specifically authorized by Us, you may not connect “deep links” to the Site, i.e, create links to this site that bypass the home page or other parts of the Site. You may not mirror or frame the home page or any other pages of this Site on any other web site or web page.

7. Disclaimer of Warranties.

WE MAKE NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR ENDORSEMENTS WHATSOEVER WITH RESPECT TO THE SITE, THE SERVICE OR THE CONTENT. WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY THAT THE INFORMATION OR CONTENT ON THE SITE WILL MAKE YOU WEALTHY OR HELP YOU BECOME A MILLIONAIRE. WE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, WITH REGARD TO THE SITE, THE SERVICE, THE CONTENT, AND ANY PRODUCT OR SERVICE FURNISHED OR TO BE FURNISHED VIA THE SITE. WE DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS PERFORMED BY THE SITE OR THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE, OR THAT DEFECTS IN THE SITE OR THE SERVICE WILL BE CORRECTED. WE DO NOT WARRANT THE ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE CONTENT, OR THAT ANY ERRORS IN THE CONTENT WILL BE CORRECTED. THE SITE, THE SERVICE AND THE CONTENT ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS.

8. Limitation of Liability.

IN NO EVENT WILL WE BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO ANY DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY OR OTHER INDIRECT DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF (I) THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE, THE SERVICE, OR THE CONTENT, (II) ANY TRANSACTION CONDUCTED THROUGH OR FACILITATED BY THE SITE; (III) ANY CLAIM ATTRIBUTABLE TO ERRORS, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER INACCURACIES IN THE SITE, THE SERVICE AND/OR THE CONTENT, (IV) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA, OR (V) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SITE, THE SERVICE, OR THE CONTENT, EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IF YOU ARE DISSATISFIED WITH THE SITE, THE SERVICE, THE CONTENT, OR WITH THE TERMS OF USE, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE SITE.

BECAUSE SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR CONSEQUENTIAL OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH STATES, OUR LIABILITY IS LIMITED AND WARRANTIES ARE EXCLUDED TO THE GREATEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, BUT SHALL, IN NO EVENT, EXCEED $100.00.

9. Submissions to the Site.

By submitting a story or other entry to us, you grant to us a non exclusive, perpetual, worldwide and royalty-free right and license to use, copy, distribute, transmit, modify, create derivative works based on, publicly perform (including but not limited to by digital audio transmission), and publicly display the content you submit to us for use on this website or in other media. In addition, you grant to us a nonexclusive, perpetual, worldwide and royalty-free license to use your name, likeness, and biographical information (and, where applicable, your trademarks, service marks, trade names, logos, and other business identifiers) in connection with the content and our use of the content. You further agree that we may also use the content without attribution. You represent and warrant that (a) you have full power and authority to enter into this agreement, (b) you have all necessary rights to grant the licenses set forth in this Agreement, (c) your submission of content does not violate any obligation you owe to a third party, and (d) all of the information provided by you to us is accurate.

10. Electronic Community.

The online community within the Site is provided for non-commercial interests as a place for members to share related thoughts, ideas and information. When you post to the site or email us, you are communicating with us electronically. By engaging in electronic communications with us through the Site, you are considered a member of this online community, which entitles you to receive invitations and information related to furthering the community. We communicate with our members through email or by posting to the Site. You consent to receiving communications from us electronically and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing. To stop receiving communication from us electronically, please send an email to contact@thomasjstanley.com requesting that we unsubscribe you from any electronic newsletter or other communications.

11. Indemnification.

You understand and agree that you are personally responsible for your behavior on the Site and for the truthfulness and accuracy of the representations and warranties stated in paragraph 9. You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Author, Affluent Market Institute, LLC as well as their, parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, joint venturers, business partners, licensors, employees, agents, and any third-party information providers from and against all claims, losses, expenses, damages and costs (including, but not limited to, direct, incidental, consequential, exemplary and indirect damages), and reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from or arising out of (1) your breach of your representations and warranties, or (2) your use, misuse, or inability to use the Site, or (3) any violation by you of this Agreement.

12. User Conduct.

You agree to use the Site only for lawful purposes. You agree not to take any action that might compromise the security of the Site, render the Site inaccessible to others or otherwise cause damage to the Site or the Content. You agree not to add to, subtract from, or otherwise modify the Content, or to attempt to access any Content that is not intended for you. You agree not to use the Site in any manner that might interfere with the rights of third parties.

You agree that we, in our sole discretion, may terminate or suspend Your use of the Site at any time and for any or no reason in our sole discretion, even if access and use continues to be allowed to others. Upon such suspension or termination, You must immediately (a) discontinue use of the Site, and (b) destroy any copies You have made of any portion of the Content. Accessing the Site, after such termination, suspension or discontinuation shall constitute an act of trespass. Further, You agree that we shall not be liable to You or any third party for any termination or suspension of Your access to the Site.

13. General Provisions.

a. No Assignment. You may not assign these Terms of Use or any of Your interests, rights or obligations under these Terms of Use. If any provision of these Terms of Use is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms of Use, which shall remain in full force and effect.
b. Entire Agreement/No Waiver. These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement of the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof. No waiver by us of any breach or default hereunder shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default.
c. Correction of Errors and Inaccuracies. The Content may contain typographical errors or other errors or inaccuracies and may not be complete or current. We therefore reserve the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update the Content at any time without prior notice. We do not, however, guarantee that any errors, inaccuracies or omissions will be corrected.
d. Jurisdiction. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, YOU HEREBY EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT ANY PROCEEDING ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO YOUR USE OF THE SITE AND CONTENT ON THE SITE SHALL BE INSTITUTED IN A STATE OR FEDERAL COURT SITTING IN THE COUNTY OF FULTON, STATE OF GEORGIA, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND YOU EXPRESSLY WAIVE ANY OBJECTION THAT YOU MAY HAVE NOW OR HEREAFTER TO THE LAYING OF THE VENUE OR TO THE JURISDICTION OF ANY SUCH PROCEEDING. YOU AGREE THAT ANY CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THE WEB SITE AND/OR CONTENT MUST BE FILED WITHIN ONE (1) YEAR AFTER SUCH CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION AROSE.
e. Governing Law/Language. To the fullest extent permitted by law, these Terms of Use are governed by the internal substantive laws of the State of Georgia, U.S.A. excluding (i) Georgia’s conflicts of laws principles; (ii) the United Nations Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods; (iii) the 1974 Convention on the Limitation Period in the International Sale of Goods; and (iv) the Protocol amending the 1974 Convention, done at Vienna April 11, 1980. To the fullest extent permitted by law, the controlling language for these Terms of Use is English.
f. Written Document. You may preserve these Terms of Use in written form by printing them for Your records, and You waive any other requirement that these Terms of Use be evidenced by a written document.