Terms & Policy - RAGGS & RATTLE

Terms of Use & Privacy Policy:

Welcome to Raggs & Rattle Style (www.raggsandrattle.com).  Please read the Terms and Conditions of Use carefully before viewing or using this website.  These Terms of Use also incorporate Raggs & Rattle Style Privacy Policy, which is expressly made a part of these Terms of Use.

1. USER ACCEPTANCE:

By accessing or using www.raggsandrattle.com or downloading any material from this website, you agree to the following terms and conditions concerning your use of this website.  If you do not accept the agreement, please exit this website immediately and abstain from any future access.  We reserve the right to change these terms and conditions at any time and for any reason without notice.  Usage of this website constitutes an acceptance of these terms herein.

2. CHANGES TO TERMS OF SERVICES:

Raggs &Rattle Style reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to amend these Terms of Service at any time upon posting the amended terms on the Site, or upon providing notice thereof by electronic or conventional mail or any other reasonable means.  The amended terms shall automatically be effective.  We encourage you to visit this page periodically to review the then-current terms, because they are binding to you.  The user’s continued use of the Site and the Services following Raggs & Rattle Style posting of any changes will constitute the user’s acceptance of such changes.

3.  COPYRIGHTS:

If you are the owner of any image or verbal content that is not sourced properly, please let us know so we can make a correction.  We do our best to source all images properly, attributing credit to all parties involved in the creating of the image or the post itself.
If an image is yours and you would like it taken down, please inform us through email: contact@raggsandrattle.com and we will do our best to have the content removed promptly.  Any individuals submitting images to Raggs & Rattle Style must first get permission from the copyright holders.  We assume that any individual submitting content to our website has first received all necessary permission and the Raggs & Rattle Style editors and writers are not liable for obtaining such permissions.  Raggs & Rattle Style is not responsible or liable for the content of guest bloggers/contributors.  We do our best to insure that every published article, feature, or image follows proper sourcing guidelines.

4.  DISCLOSURE:

Product samples, event access, and other accommodations are received by the editors of this site on occasion to help facilitate reviews.  We are not required by any of the participating companies or brands to write a positive review, nor do we guarantee placement within our content.  The opinions we have expressed within the content on Raggs & Rattle Style (www.raggsandrattle.com) are our own and may differ from others.

The content within this site/blog is intended for entertainment purposes only, any other use is not applicable nor is it advised.

Raggs & Rattle Style reserves the right to reject or remove any content at any time, for any or no reason, with or without prior notice, and without liability.  We strive to achieve a certain aesthetic across all portions of our website, which directs which articles we post and which submissions we accept.  However, we include affiliate links to our retail partners which earn us commissions.  Commission earned does not influence our editorial decisions and we constantly feature products and links outside of our affiliate network.  Our display advertising partners occasionally pay for dedicated advertisement.  This sponsored content is labeled “Sponsor”

5.  REVISONS AND ERRATA

Raggs & Rattle Style contains strictly opinion-based information.  The materials appearing on Raggs & Rattle Style (www.raggsandrattle.com)’s web site is fact checked to the best of our abilities but could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors.  Raggs & Rattle Style (www.raggsandrattle.com) does not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current.  Raggs & Rattle Style (www.raggsandrattle.com) reserve the right to correct any errors or omissions, and to change or update information at any time without prior notice

6.  RULES FOR PROMOTIONS :

Any sweepstakes, contests, raffles or other promotions (collectively, “Promotions”) made available through the Website may be governed by rules that are separate from this Agreement. If you participate in any Promotions, please review the applicable rules as well as our Privacy Policy.  If the rules for a Promotion conflict with this Agreement, the Promotion rules will apply.

OPEN TO CANADIAN & US RESIDENTS ONLY UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED.  NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE CHANCES OF WINNING.  All entrants must be 18 years of age or older to claim any sponsored prize offered on Raggs & Rattle Style (www.raggsandrattle.com).

1. Entering Contests and Choosing and Contacting Winners
Winners of contests will be chosen by randomly through PunchTab.  Entrants must enter before the date and time indicated in accordance with the giveaway or contest.  Raggs & Rattle Style (www.raggsandrattle.com) is not responsible for and will not consider incomplete or incorrect entries.  This includes entrants who use an alias in place of their real name.  Real names are necessary to claim a prize.

Winners of all contests will be contacted at the email listed on their account, and the person receiving and replying to the winner announcement email will be considered the winner unless they specify another person within the reply email as the winner.  The prize will be mailed to the address supplied by the recipient of the winner announcement email.

Only one entrant per household will be considered for contest entry.  Unless otherwise specified in an individual contest post, no person may enter any contest more than once using multiple email addresses or postal addresses.

Claiming of prizes requires a response to our notification email within 48 hours, unless otherwise stated on the post.  Failure to respond shall mean that the winner forfeits the prize.  We are not required to award prizes forfeited by the chosen winner(s) due to failure to respond.

2. Awarding Prizes

Winners are solely responsible for all taxes and/or fees that may be incurred.

Each prize winner must supply Raggs & Rattle Style (www.raggsandrattle.com) with his/her legal name, mailing address, and phone number for shipment of prize to occur.

Winners may not request substitutions of prize winnings.  All winners are solely responsible for any and all taxes and/or fees, and all such additional costs that may be incurred.

Neither Raggs & Rattle Style, sponsors, partners, nor writers of Raggs & Rattle Style may be held liable for any warranty, costs, damage, injury, or any other claims incurred as a result of usage by a winner, once possession of the product has been taken by said winner.  Raggs & Rattle Style is not liable for any loss arising out of or in connection with or resulting from any contest promoted by Raggs & Rattle Style (www.raggsandrattle.com).  By entering in any giveaway through this website, you expressly understand and agree that Raggs & Rattle Style, its affiliates, partners, sponsors, clients, agents and team shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including, but not limited to, damages for injuries sustained by use of the product “given away” even if Raggs & Rattle Style (www.raggsandrattle.com) has been advised of the possibility of such damages to you.  Raggs & Rattle Style (www.raggsandrattle.com) does not warrant the safety of the product you have won or whether it is suitable for your child or children.  As the winner, you are responsible to research the product to determine if it is acceptable to you and meets the safety standards necessary for use in your home and by your children.

If the specified prize offered in any contest hosted on Raggs & Rattle Style (www.raggsandrattle.com) becomes unavailable due to unanticipated circumstances, Raggs & Rattle Style may substitute the prize at our sole discretion.  Raggs & Rattle Style (www.raggsandrattle.com) is not liable for prizes lost or damaged in shipment.

Raggs & Rattle Style (www.raggsandrattle.com) reserves the right to alter any rules of any contest at anytime.  If you have any questions or complaints contact us at contact@raggsandrattle.com.

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which Raggs & Rattle Style collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a “User”) of the www.raggsandrattle.com website (“Site”).  This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by Raggs & Rattle Style.

Personal Identification Information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our Site, fill out a form, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our site.  Users may visit our Site anonymously.   We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us.  Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

Non-personal Identification Information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site.  Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

Web Browser Cookies

Our Site may use “cookies” to enhance User experience.  User’s web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them.  User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent.   If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

How We Use Collected Information

Raggs & Rattle Style may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:

  • To personalize user experience –  We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.
  • To improve our Site –   We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services.
  • To run a promotion, contest, survey or other Site feature –  To send Users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them.
  • To send periodic emails –  We may use the email address to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests. If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. If at any time the User would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, they may do so by contacting us via our Site.

How We Protect Your Information

  • We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.
  • Our Site is in compliance with PCI vulnerability standards in order to create as secure of an environment as possible for Users.

Sharing Your Personal Information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above.

Third Party Websites

Users may find advertising or other content on our Site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties.  We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site.  In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing.  These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies.  Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.

Advertising:

Ads appearing on our site may be delivered to Users by advertising partners, who may set cookies.  These cookies allow the ad server to recognize your computer each time they send you an online advertisement to compile non personal identification information about you or others who use your computer.  This information allows ad networks to, among other things, deliver targeted advertisements that they believe will be of most interest to you.  This privacy policy does not cover the use of cookies by any advertisers.

Modifications:

Raggs & Rattle Style has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time.  When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page.  We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect.  You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

User Acceptance:

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy.  If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site.  Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contact Us:

If you have any questions about this Policy, or about this site, please contact us at: contact@raggsandrattle.com

Last Updated:  March 21, 2014