Terms and Conditions
The following Terms and Conditions apply to the use of this Web site as well as all transactions conducted through the site.
- Use Of Site
User's Acknowledgment and Acceptance of Terms and Conditions
Valaurum Inc. (“Valaurum Inc.”) provides the website www. shop.valaurum.com the “Website”) and other services, including services offered on the Website and services not available directly from the Website, subject to Your compliance with and Your agreement to all the terms, conditions, and notices contained or referenced herein (the “User Agreement”), as well as any other written agreement between Valaurum Inc. and You or Your company. The terms “You” and “Your” as used herein refer to the visitor to the Website and/or any person or entity who uses Valaurum Inc.’s services. These terms and conditions apply to all orders, purchases, and sales, whether made through the Website, by telephone, or otherwise. In addition, when using particular services or materials on this Website, You shall be subject to any posted guidelines or rules applicable to such services or materials that may contain terms and conditions in addition to those in this User Agreement. All such guidelines or rules are hereby incorporated by reference into this User Agreement.
Before You place any orders to purchase from and/or sell to Valaurum Inc., You must read and accept all of the terms in this User Agreement. Your use of this Website and/or Your placement of any order to purchase from and/or sell to Valaurum Inc., whether through the Website or otherwise, constitutes a representation by You that You have read this User Agreement and agree to bound by the terms and conditions contained herein.
This User Agreement is effective as of January 1, 2014 for all existing customers and all existing users of this Website, and will be effective upon acceptance, as set forth above, for all new customers and all new users of this Website or Valaurum Inc.’s services. Valaurum Inc. reserves the right to change the terms and conditions of this User Agreement from time to time without notice to You. You acknowledge and agree that it is Your responsibility to review the Website and this User Agreement periodically, and to be aware of any modifications. Your continued use of this Website and/or Your continued use of any services provided by Valaurum Inc. after such modifications will constitute Your acknowledgement of the modified User Agreement and Your agreement to abide and be bound by the modified User Agreement.
As used in this User Agreement, references to our “Affiliates” include our owners, subsidiaries, parent companies, affiliated companies, officers, directors, managers, suppliers, partners, sponsors, and advertisers, and includes (without limitation) all parties involved in creating, producing, and/or delivering this Website and/or its contents.
Risks and User Representations
Investing involves risks and may not be suitable for everyone. You are urged to consult with your own financial advisors before making any investment decision. The value of coins and/or precious metals is affected by many factors, including, but not limited to, the market price of precious metals and the perceived rarity of certain coins. Since all investments, including coins and precious metals, can decline in value, investing in coins and/or precious metals often involves a degree of risk that makes them unsuitable for certain individuals. Valaurum Inc. makes no recommendations, projections, representations, or guarantees with respect to the future price of any coin or precious metal.
By purchasing from, making sales to, or ordering from Valaurum Inc., You represent and warrant to Valaurum Inc. that you have sufficient experience and knowledge to make informed decisions to purchase from and/or sell to Valaurum Inc.. You expressly acknowledge that You are making all of Your own decisions in connection with purchases and/or sales, and that Valaurum Inc. is not making any recommendation with respect to such purchases and/or such sales. You also expressly acknowledge that You are subject to a variety of risks, which risks are beyond the control of Valaurum Inc., and You expressly acknowledge that Valaurum Inc. is not liable or responsible for those risks, for which You have sole responsibility. Those risks include, without limitation, risks associated with the price volatility of coins and precious metals. You further acknowledge and understand that, under certain market or other conditions, You may not be able to liquidate the purchased products and/or that You may not be able to liquidate the purchased products at prices acceptable to You.
Disclaimer of Warranties
Valaurum Inc. makes no warranty whatsoever and makes no representations or warranties regarding the availability, suitability, reliability, merchantability, non-infringement, capability, usefulness, or fitness for any general or particular purpose of the Website, or the services provided by or through the Website, or regarding the timeliness, accuracy or usefulness of information obtained from or through the Website. The Website and any materials or services provided by or through the Website is provided to You on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis without warranty of any kind, either express or implied.
This Website could include technical or other mistakes, inaccuracies or typographical errors. We may make changes to the materials and services on the Website, including the prices and descriptions of any product, at any time without notice. The materials or services on the Website may be out of date, and we make no commitment to update such materials or services.
The use of the services or the downloading or other acquisition of any informational materials through this Website is done at Your own discretion and risk, and with Your agreement that You will be solely responsible for any damage to Your computer system or loss of data that results from such activities.
SOME STATES OR JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Electronic Order Entry Risk – Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability
Valaurum Inc. disclaims any liability or responsibility for orders placed through the Valaurum Inc. online order entry system, including, but not limited to, any loss or damage, whether direct, indirect, consequential, or incidental, that You or any third-party may suffer or incur as a result of the use of the Valaurum Inc. online order entry system, whether such loss or damage is caused by the Valaurum Inc. online order entry system or otherwise. Further, Valaurum Inc. disclaims any liability or responsibility for the interruption, cancellation, or other termination of the Valaurum Inc. online order entry system.
All orders placed through the Valaurum Inc. online order entry system are taken on a best efforts basis. Valaurum Inc. shall not be responsible for errors, negligence, or inability to execute such orders. Further, You understand and agree that the services available on this Website are provided “AS IS” and that Valaurum Inc. shall not be responsible for any delays in the transmission, delivery, mis-delivery, deletion, or execution of customer’s orders, due to failure of transmission, or breakdown or failure of communication facilities, or due to any other cause beyond Valaurum Inc.’s reasonable control.
You shall indemnify and hold harmless Valaurum Inc. and its affiliates, subsidiaries, parent companies, directors, officers, managers, and members from and against any and all costs, damages, expenses, liabilities, and obligations, including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys' fees that Valaurum Inc. and/or You may incur as a result of, or in connection with any breach of any representation or warranty made by You to Valaurum Inc., or Your failure to comply with this User Agreement or any policy adopted by Valaurum Inc..
Market Loss Policy
When purchasing from Valaurum Inc., once Your order is confirmed with a confirmation number, the price for the product(s) included in Your confirmed order (the “Confirmed Purchase Price”) is established for You. You cannot cancel the confirmed order. At any time before Your confirmed order has been shipped, however, the Confirmed Purchase Price may be offset (product sold back to Valaurum Inc.) at Valaurum Inc.’s lowest asking price on the day that Valaurum Inc. receives Your written request for such an offsetting transaction (the “Offset Amount”). An email from the email address in your account information will be accepted as a written request. If payment in full for Your confirmed order is not postmarked within 1 business day after Your order is confirmed for Personal Check, Cashier’s Check, or Money Order transactions, or received within 1 business day after Your order is confirmed for Bank Wire transactions, Your confirmed order may be offset and the Offset Amount will be determined as of the last day upon which payment would have been timely. If the Offset Amount is less than the Confirmed Purchase Price, such deficiency is your responsibility, and You shall remain liable to Valaurum Inc. for that amount. For any offsetting transaction, a $35 administrative fee will be charged to You and Valaurum Inc. shall have no liability to You for the product(s) included in Your confirmed order. Any market gain on any offsetting transactions shall remain the sole property of Valaurum Inc..
When selling to Valaurum Inc., once Your sell offer is confirmed with a confirmation number, the price for the product(s) included in Your confirmed sell (the “Confirmed Sell Price”) is established for You, and You cannot cancel the confirmed sell. If Valaurum Inc. does not receive from You a tracking number for the shipment of the product(s) within I business day after the sell is confirmed, the Confirmed Sell Price may be offset (product repurchased by You) at Valaurum Inc.’s highest buy price on the first business day following the day Your sell offer was confirmed (the “Offset Repurchase Price”). If the Offset Repurchase Price is greater than the Confirmed Sell Price, You shall be liable to Valaurum Inc. for the difference. For any offsetting transaction, a $35 administrative fee will be charged to You. Any market gain on any offsetting transaction shall remain the sole property of Valaurum Inc..
In addition to those rights and remedies available to Valaurum Inc. under this User Agreement and/or otherwise, if, at any time, You fail to comply with any term of this User Agreement, Valaurum Inc. may cancel any pending order from You, whether such pending order be for a purchase or sell order and whether confirmed or not. In the event that Valaurum Inc. chooses to cancel an order from You, Your exclusive remedy and Valaurum Inc.’s entire liability, if any, in connection with such cancellation is, in the case of a purchase order, a refund of the amount that You paid in the transaction, if any, or (2) in the case of a sell order, return of the items received by Valaurum Inc. that were included in the transaction, if any.
Notwithstanding Valaurum Inc.’s liability, if any, in connection with its cancellation of an order, Valaurum Inc. may apply any of Your funds in its possession to pay any of Your monetary obligations to Valaurum Inc., and may offset any monetary obligations that Valaurum Inc. has to You against any monetary obligations You have to Valaurum Inc..
Default; Rights and Remedies
In the event of any failure by You to comply with this User Agreement and/or Your obligation to make payment to, or deliver products to, Valaurum Inc., Valaurum Inc. may charge any and all market losses incurred by Valaurum Inc., and the administrative fees for accepting your orders to either buy from or sell to us, to the credit card account that you have provided to Valaurum Inc.. You expressly authorize Valaurum Inc. to charge your credit card for all such amounts.
In addition, upon any failure by You to comply with Your obligations to Valaurum Inc., Valaurum Inc. shall have all of the rights and the remedies available to Valaurum Inc., whether at law, in equity, or otherwise, including without limitation, rights and remedies under this User Agreement. Without limiting or waving any of such rights and/or remedies, Valaurum Inc. may turn Your account over to a collection agency or a lawyer for collection. No delay or failure on the part of Valaurum Inc. in exercising any right or any remedy shall operate as a waiver of such right or such remedy, and any partial exercise of any right or any remedy shall not preclude or constitute a waiver of further exercise of that right or that remedy, or the exercise of any other right or any other remedy.
Further, and in addition to the other rights and remedies available to Valaurum Inc., in the event of any failure by You to comply with this User Agreement, Valaurum Inc. may, without limiting its other rights and/or its other remedies, suspend or terminate Your account. The suspension or the termination of Your account shall not affect Your obligations under this User Agreement.
In addition, and without limiting any other rights and/or any other remedies available to Valaurum Inc., Valaurum Inc. may apply any of Your funds in its possession to pay Your monetary obligations to Valaurum Inc., and may offset any monetary obligations that Valaurum Inc. has to You against Your monetary obligations to Valaurum Inc..
Costs and Expenses of Collection
In the event that Valaurum Inc. must take any action against You to enforce Your obligations under this User Agreement, including, without limitation, turning Your account over to a collection agency or a lawyer for collection, You shall pay all of the costs and the expenses incurred by Valaurum Inc., including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys' fees, in connection with such action.
Limitation of Liability
You are subject to the Disclaimers contained in this User Agreement, and the limitations of liability and other policies adopted by Valaurum Inc., all as set forth herein. In the event that, notwithstanding such limitations of liability and Disclaimer, Valaurum Inc. is determined to be liable to You in connection with any transaction between Valaurum Inc. and You, or Your use of this Website, Your exclusive remedy and Valaurum Inc.’s entire liability, if any, for any claims arising out of such transaction or Your use of this Website shall be limited to the greater of one of the following: (1) the amount, if any, that You paid in the transaction; or (2) $100.
IN NO EVENT SHALL VALAURUM INC. OR ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, PARENT COMPANY(S), DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, OR MANAGERS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THOSE RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER OR NOT WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, AND ON ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN VALAURUM INC. AND YOU (EXCEPT AS SET FORTH HEREIN), OR THE USE OF THIS WEBSITE OR OF ANY WEBSITE REFERENCED OR LINKED TO FROM THIS WEBSITE.
If Valaurum Inc. cannot perform any of its obligations hereunder as a result of any event that is beyond its control, Valaurum Inc.'s delay or failure to perform such obligation shall be excused and Valaurum Inc. shall not be liable to You, for damages or otherwise, as a result of, or in connection with, such delay or such failure.
You hereby agree to, and shall, execute and deliver such other documents and take such other actions as may be reasonably requested by Valaurum Inc. to carry out this User Agreement.
Any proper court located in Multnomah County, Oregon shall have exclusive jurisdiction of all disagreements and/or disputes between Valaurum Inc. and You. Any action to resolve such disagreements or disputes must be brought exclusively in such courts. You hereby consent to the personal jurisdiction of those courts for the purpose of resolving such disagreements or disputes, and You waive all objections to the jurisdiction of such courts.
Choice of Law
This User Agreement shall be governed by, and interpreted in accordance with, the laws of the state of Oregon, without regard to conflict of laws principles.
Waiver of Jury Trial; Arbitration
Both Valaurum Inc. and You waive the right to trial by jury in connection with any disagreement or dispute resulting from, or in connection with, this User Agreement and/or any transaction between You and Valaurum Inc..
Absence of Relationship
The sole relationship between Valaurum Inc. and You is a purchaser-seller relationship. No other relationship, including, without limitation, any agent-principal relationship, any employee-employer relationship, any franchisee-franchisor relationship, any joint venture relationship or any partnership relationship, between Valaurum Inc. and You exists.
You may not assign this User Agreement or any of Your rights or Your obligations under this User Agreement without the prior written consent of Valaurum Inc., which may be granted or withheld by Valaurum Inc. in its sole discretion. This User Agreement shall be binding on all permitted assigns and successors of Valaurum Inc. and You.
Either Valaurum Inc. or You may terminate this User Agreement, with or without cause, at any time by written notice to other party. The termination of this User Agreement shall not affect the rights and the obligations of Valaurum Inc. and You with respect to the period prior to the termination.
Valaurum Inc. respects Your privacy. We will never willfully disclose individually identifiable information about our customers to any third party.
Valaurum Inc. respects Your privacy. Valaurum Inc. does not sell, rent, or loan any identifiable information regarding its customers to any third party. Any information You give us is held in the utmost care and security, and will not be used in ways to which You have not consented.
Use of Information Gathered
Valaurum Inc. will not collect any personal information about individuals except when specifically and knowingly provided by such individuals. Examples of such information are: name, postal address, email address, phone number, and credit card information. This is needed in order to complete Your orders. Valaurum Inc. may share non-personal aggregate or summary information regarding its customers with partners or other third parties, but Valaurum Inc. does not sell or share any information at the individual customer level.
Subject to Applicable Laws and Regulations
Although this Website may be accessible worldwide, we make no representation that materials on this site are appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United States, and accessing them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this Website from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws. Any offer for any product, service, and/or information made in connection with this Website is void where prohibited
If there are any questions regarding these Terms and Conditions you may contact us using the information below.
3800 NE Sandy Blvd. Suite 111
Portland, OR 97232
Business Hours: 10:00AM-6:00PM, Monday-Friday
What information do we collect?
We collect information from you when you register on our site, place an order or subscribe to our newsletter.
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name, e-mail address, mailing address, phone number or credit card information.
What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
; To process transactions
Your information, whether public or private, will not be sold, exchanged, transferred, or given to any other company for any reason whatsoever, without your consent, other than for the express purpose of delivering the purchased product or service requested.
; To send periodic emails
The email address you provide for order processing, may be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order, in addition to receiving occasional company news, updates, related product or service information, etc.
Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.
How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you place an order
We offer the use of a secure server. All supplied sensitive/credit information is transmitted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology and then encrypted into our Payment gateway providers database only to be accessible by those authorized with special access rights to such systems, and are required to?keep the information confidential.
After a transaction, your private information (credit cards, social security numbers, financials, etc.) will not be stored on our servers.
Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.
3800 NE Sandy Blvd. Suite 111
Portland, OR 97232
Business Hours: 10:00AM-6:00PM, Monday-Friday
- Return Policy
All sales through Valaurum Inc. are final.
Valaurum Inc. reserves the right to issue refunds at thier sole discretion.