Terms and Conditions
Business Helper can provide the customer website hosting or a domain name for an annual fee. Customers are permitted to use the service for business or personal websites.
Services period: The only service perid available is 1 year with upfront payment. Shorter service periods are not permitted and refunds will NOT be given.
Content: All services provided by Business Helper can be used only in accordance with British & Irish Law. Any information, data or material in violation of British, Irish, or European law is prohibited. This includes, but is not limited to: copyrighted material, material that is threatening or obscene, material that is "adult only" content, or material protected by trade secrets and other statue. The subscriber agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Business Helper from any claims resulting from the use of the service which damages the subscriber or any other party. Adult Content, Pornography and sex-related merchandising are prohibited.
We do not:
- provide support to scripts/programs installed on our servers by users,
- provide support to scripts and programs installed on a user's computer, to a user's computer or its internet connection,
Transfer and Storage Usage: Customer agrees that his usage will not exceed that specified by package ordered by Customer. Using an account as a backup/storage device is not permitted. User storage allowance is strictly for a website associated with the account, storing other files is strictly prohibited. Files in question can be deleted without a warning and account can be suspended.
Backups: Business Helper stores backups of a server system and these backups are not available for customers. Business Helper will accept no responsibility for any loss of data stored on our servers at any time, and any consequences arising from that loss. Business Helper advises customers to back up their own data for their own safety through the interface provided in their hosting account. Business Helper can offer a backup service as a separate arrangement (reasonable fee applies).
Types of websites allowed: Our services is strictly for storing a typical small business website. Usually it is a brochure type of website from a few to 50 pages. Small low traffic on-line shops are also allowed (up to 500 products). Shops experiencing heavy traffic may require a custom solution – please enquire.
Types of website not permitted (non-exhaustive list): Torrent Sites ,Topsites , IRC Scripts/Bots , Proxy Scripts/Anonymizers ,Pirated Software/Warez ,Image Hosting Scripts (similar to Photobucket or Tinypic) ,AutoSurf/PTC/PTS/PPC sites ,IP Scanners ,Bruteforce Programs/Scripts/Applications ,Mail Bombers/Spam Scripts ,Banner-Ad services (commercial banner ad rotation) ,File Dump/Mirror Scripts (similar to rapidshare) ,Video or Audio Streaming ,Escrow/Bank Debentures ,High-Yield Interest Programs (HYIP) or Related Sites ,Investment Sites (FOREX, E-Gold Exchange, Second Life/Linden Exchange, Ponzi, MLM/Pyramid Scheme) ,Sale of any controlled substance without prior proof of appropriate permit(s) ,Prime Banks Programs ,Lottery Sites ,MUDs/RPGs/PPBGs ,Hateful/Racist/Harassment oriented sites ,Hacker focused sites/archives/programs ,Sites promoting illegal activities ,Forums and/or websites that distribute or link to warez/pirated/illegal content ,Bank Debentures/Bank Debenture Trading Programs ,Fraudulent Sites (Including, but not limited to sites listed at aa419.org & escrow-fraud.com) ,Mailer Pro , file sharing, video sharing, audio sharing, picture sharing, social networks, chats, large cgi-based message forums, auctions, formmail.
Resource Usage: Customer is not allowed to:
- use 15% or more of processor power or memory for longer then 90 seconds,
- run stand-alone, unattended server-side processes at any time on the server. This includes any and all daemons, such as IRCD,
- run any type of web spider or indexer (including Google Cash / AdSpy) on shared servers,
- run any software that interfaces with an IRC (Internet Relay Chat) network,
- run any bit torrent application, tracker, or client,
- participate in any file-sharing/peer-to-peer activities,
- run any gaming servers,
- run cron entries with intervals of less than 20 minutes.
Uptime: Business Helper makes no "uptime" guarantees, however we make reasonable attempts to keep your services running at all times.
Disclaimer of Warranties. CUSTOMER ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS, AS AVAILABLE" WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. BUSINESS HELPER HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES (EXPRESS, IMPLIED AND STATUTORY), INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL WARRANTIES (A) WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THEIR QUALITY, AVAILABILITY, PERFORMANCE, FUNCTIONALITY AND COMPATIBILITY WITH ANY OTHER SERVICE OR PRODUCT), (B) WITH RESPECT TO THE QUALITY OR ACCURACY OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM OR AVAILABLE THROUGH USE OF THE SERVICES, (C) THAT THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR-FREE OR FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS, (D) OF NON-INFRINGEMENT, (E) OF MERCHANTABILITY AND (F) OF FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION GIVEN BY BUSINESS HELPER OR ITS REPRESENTATIVES SHALL CREATE A WARRANTY.
Limitation of Liability. BUSINESS HELPER SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR NONPERFORMANCE OR DELAY IN PERFORMANCE OF THE SERVICES CAUSED BY ANY REASON, WHETHER WITHIN OR OUTSIDE OF ITS CONTROL. IN NO EVENT SHALL BUSINESS HELPER BE LIABLE UNDER CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY OR ANY OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF USE, LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF DATA OR INFORMATION CONTAINED IN SUBSCRIBER’S WEBSITE OR OTHERWISE, OR LOSS OF GOODWILL OR OPPORTUNITY) WHETHER OR NOT BUSINESS HELPER HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGES. BUSINESS HELPER SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS, SERVICES OR TECHNOLOGY. COMPANY’S ENTIRE LIABILITY AND CUSTOMERS’S EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS THE CANCELLATION OF SUBSCRIBER’S ACCOUNT. IN NO EVENT SHALL COMPANY’S LIABILITY TO CUSTOMER EXCEED THE GREATER OF FIFTY EURO (50.00) OR ANY AMOUNTS ACTUALLY PAID BY CUSTOMER TO BUSINESS HELPER FOR THE SERVICES IN DISPUTE DURING THE ONE YEAR PRECEDING THE CLAIM. NO ACTION, REGARDLESS OF FORM, ARISING FROM, BASED ON OR RELATED TO THIS AGREEMENT OR THE PROVISION OF THE SERVICES MAY BE BROUGHT BY CUSTOMER MORE THAN ONE YEAR AFTER THE EVENT WHICH GIVES RISE TO THE APPLICABLE CAUSE OF ACTION.