Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy

Terms and Conditions

The websites and associated platform services are owned or licensed by Community First Network (Pty) Ltd, Reg 2016/423926/07 (hereinafter referred to as CFN) and is located within the Republic of South Africa.

By accessing and using this platform, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set out in this notice. If you do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, then you may not access, display, use, download, copy or distribute any of the content of this platform.

Platform services include, but are not limited to: Shopify, Mailerlite, Euphoria, Basecamp, Zapier, High Level, Integromat, Email, SMS, WhatsApp, Google Drive and apps, Microsoft Office 365, Airtable, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn, Bit.ly, Youtube, LucidChart, Miro, Xero, Zapper, Snapscan, PayFast - and other 3rd party services incorporated from time-to-time, in order to provide a service to our clients.

Your use of the platform
You agree that your use of this platform is for lawful purposes only. You agree that you will not use this platform for any unlawful purpose, including committing a criminal offence, gaining unauthorised access to other computer systems, or transmitting unlawful material.

General disclaimer
You agree to access and use this site entirely at your own risk. Please read the Exclusion of Liability clauses below.

Choice of law
This platform is owned, operated or licensed within the Republic of South Africa. Therefore, these terms and conditions are governed by the laws of the Republic of South Africa, and the user consents to the jurisdiction of the Cape Town High Court in the event of any dispute.

Accuracy of Information
While every effort is made to ensure that the information provided on this platform is current and accurate, you should not assume that this is always the case, and should consult other sources before making any decision to act on this information.

Your Privacy
We respect the privacy of all visitors to this site, however in order to use the services provided within this site you may be required to provide personal information. Such personal information will not be used for unsolicited advertisement and the like without your prior consent.

Further your information will not be provided to any third parties by this site without your prior consent. Copyright and use of material Your comments External links and advertising Exclusion of liability Contact details

Copyright and use of material
CFN retains copyright in the platform and all current and future content displayed on the platform which is not owned by third parties.

In terms of a limited licence, granted for general use, CFN grants the user, subject to these terms and conditions, a non-exclusive, non-transferable, limited and revocable right to access, display, use, download and otherwise copy the current and future content of the platform for your personal, non-commercial and informational purposes only.

In addition, CFN grants any reputable publisher permission to copy and distribute information from the platform for the purpose of promoting South African SME business, provided that: (i) this information has not been sourced from third parties and (ii) CFN is acknowledged as the source by reference to the website or platform address.

Your Comments
We value feedback received from visitors to our site. However, you agree not to transmit any material that is unlawful, harmful, defamatory, abusive, threatening, vulgar or obscene.

You remain liable to any third party for your comments, and CFN is not liable to any third party for the content of your comments. Please also note that we cannot respond to all feedback we receive.

External Links and Advertising
Wherever this website or platform provides links to other websites or platforms, this should not be construed as constituting any relationship or endorsement of the linked third party, and reliance on all information provided by the external link is done so at your own risk.

Wherever third party advertising or promotional material is displayed on this platform, this should not be construed as CFN endorsing or creating any relationship between CFN and that third party. Reliance on any such material is entirely at your own risk.

Exclusion of liability
You expressly agree that the use of this website and associated platforms is entirely at your own risk. The website, platforms and all content are provided on an “as is” basis, and CFN makes no representations or warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, to the accuracy of the contents of the website or associated information dispersed.

CFN does not warrant that the website or platform’s functions will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that the site or its server is free from viruses or other harmful components. CFN, its owners, directors, employees, officials, suppliers, agents and/or representatives shall not be liable for any loss or damage, whether direct, indirect or consequential, or any expense of any nature whatsoever, which may be suffered by the user, which arises directly or indirectly from reliance of the website, platform and/or its content, including services provided through any other means.

CFN, its agents or suppliers shall not be responsible for any direct or indirect special consequential or other damage of any kind whatsoever suffered or incurred by you related to your use of, or your inability to access or use, the content or the platform or any functionality of the website or of any linked website or platform, even where CFN is expressly advised thereof.

You will indemnify CFN, its owners, directors, employees, officials, agents, suppliers or representatives, and keep them fully indemnified, from and against any loss or damage suffered or liability incurred in respect of any third party, which arises from your use of this website and/or services.

Any complaints raised against members of CFN should be directed to us by email. Should the complaint be found to have merit on review, such member will be removed from CFN.

Contact Details
Contact details for any purposes related to these terms and conditions please email bryan@communityfirst.biz