Terms of use

Summary

Welcome to the Fountain-Marketplace Terms of use and our privacy policy. These conditions and terms are designed in order to protect both the Marketplace and our beloved clients, the relationship we jealously guard and uphold.

Outlined underneath is a summary of the key terms of use of the Fountain-Marketplace platform.

All Users

Whether you are looking for a job, scholarship, or any other opportunity on our platform, we expect you to observe professional ethics and respect intellectual property rights. You must also comply with South African and international law without selection.

Opportunities Seekers

Site visitors looking for jobs and our other opportunities agree to use all resources on the Fountain-Marketplace solely for personal, individual non-commercial purposes and agree not to share, sell, distribute or disclose to any third party or on any other website any Fountain-Marketplace content, which includes online jobs, scholarships and development grants and other opportunities.

Platform visitors who violate our policies and do not satisfy our guidelines, particularly if there is questionable or scam-related behaviour, will not be (or continue to be) approved for subscription.

Content uploaders

Individuals uploading content on the platform need to be legitimate, have a well-established and positive reputation, and be hiring for jobs that offer remotes, freelance and similar schedule jobs. For scholarships, content uploaders need to be sure that the scholarships are full board.

Content uploaders are explicitly forbidden from soliciting potentially invasive personal or financial information from candidates in the database as part of the job application/advertisement process, such as application fees, social security, credit card, or bank account numbers.

 Terms of Use

These are the Terms of Use under which a visitor may use Fountain-Marketplace (www.fountain-marketplace), which is an online platforms providing remote, freelancing jobs, full board scholarships, entrepreneur support, grants and other opportunities. Please carefully go through the Terms of Use.

By using the Fountain-Marketplace platform, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Use.

The following are essential aspects of our terms of use policy which all users of our platform are bound to and should observe at all times.

 User information collection.

In order to make our service to be more useful to our target audience at the same time while we observe their rights in every respect, we collect the following information.

  • User profile information upon registration.
  • from cookies we may send to your computer and from web beacons on our website to track how you use our website and to try and give you a personalised experience; and
  • optional information, that you provide when you upload or download content from our website or when you enter competitions, take advantage of promotions, respond to surveys or register and subscribe for certain additional services.

Use

We may use your information

  • To send you administrative email updates to you regarding the web platforms;
  • To send you marketing material from time to time that might be relevant to you. Any information you have submitted on Fountain-Marketplace can be used for communicative purposes.
  • That we collect while you are browsing of Fountain-Marketplace, for current and future marketing purposes. You can opt-out of marketing communications with us at any time.
  • targeted content in certain, specified instances
  • Content from our third party marketing partners or sponsors.

Disclosure

We might disclose your information in the specific circumstances mentioned in this policy

Your choices

  • You can opt-out of marketing communications with us.

Contact us

You can contact us with privacy related questions at admin@fountain-marketplace.com

Use of Fountain-Marketplace Content

You are allowed to view and access a single copy of the content available on the Fountain-Marketplace ONLY for personal use. The contents of Fountain-Marketplace, such as text, graphics, images, logos, button icons, software, and other FM content, are protected under both the South African and foreign copyright, trademark, and other laws. You agree not to sell or modify the Fountain-Marketplace content or reproduce, display, publicly perform, distribute, or otherwise use the Fountain-Marketplace content in any way for any public or commercial purpose, in connection with products or services that are not those of Fountain-Marketplace, in any other manner that is likely to cause confusion among consumers, infringes Fountain-Marketplace’s intellectual property rights. You further agree not to, other than just applying for the advertised opportunity, to use Fountain-Marketplace content for financial or any other benefit. Subscribers of Fountain-Marketplace may NOT also share the premium content with friends, relatives or other third parties, failure to observe these terms of use will result in litigation by Fountain-Marketplace against the concerned parties.

Specific Prohibited Uses

The profiles our site such as entrepreneurs’ profiles and resume database and other features of Fountain-Marketplace may be used only for lawful purposes by Employers looking for remote work employees.

Fountain-Marketplace specifically forbids any other use of our web platform, and all subscribers and users agree not to do any of the following: (1) make use any Fountain Marketplace Database for any purpose other than as an employer looking for suitable job candidates, or investor looking for entrepreneurs to support; (2) upload onto Fountain-Marketplace any incomplete, false, or inaccurate information or that information which is not in their exclusive right of ownership (3) remove or edit any content posted by any other individual or persons; or (4) aggregate, copy, or duplicate in any manner any of the Fountain-Marketplace content or information available from our web platform, without express written consent from Fountain-Marketplace management; or (5) post opportunities or content that is misleading.

Account Subscription Information

When you subscribe with Fountain-Marketplace, you will be requested to create a user account and provide certain information including, without limitation, a valid email address. Information you submit will be used in accordance with our User Policy.

Fountain Marketplace offers both free opportunities and those which users need to subscribe with us in order to access. Our subscriptions are as set out by management from time to time and will be as set out in the subscriptions page.

Fountain-Marketplace reserves the right to offer third party services and products to our subscribers based on the preferences that they highlight in their registration and at any time thereafter; such offers may be made by us or by third parties.

Subscribers understand and acknowledge that they have no ownership rights in their Fountain-Marketplace Account and that if they withdraw from subscription, all their user information with Fountain-Marketplace will be marked as deleted in our databases.

User Content and Submissions

As a user, you are responsible for your Fountain-Marketplace information, job postings, Resume Profile, content, messages, text, images, compilations or other information that you post on Fountain-Marketplace. You agree that in submitting User details or otherwise using Fountain-Marketplace that you will not impersonate any person, or submit any materials to Fountain-Marketplace that are false, inaccurate, misleading or unlawful.

We appreciate hearing from our Subscribers and welcome your comments as to your experience with our web platform.

  1. As such, subscribers and other users need to take note that by submitting any comments, feedback, testimonials, or success stories you are granting Fountain-Marketplace authority to use your comments, feedback, testimonials, or success stories for marketing purposes.

Username and Password

As a subscriber, one is responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account, profile, and passwords, as applicable. You may not share your password or other account access information with any other individual or persons or entity, temporarily or permanently, and you shall be responsible for all uses of your Fountain-Marketplace registrations and passwords, whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify Fountain-Marketplace of any unauthorized use of your account, profile, or passwords.

Cancellation

You can cancel your subscription at any time, effective immediately or effective at the expiration of your current paid subscription. By cancelling your subscription your account and all related information will be removed from our Website.

The Liability of Fountain-Marketplace

The Fountain-Marketplace platform may contain inaccuracies or typographical errors. We make no representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of any of the Fountain-Marketplace content. The use of all our content is at users’ own risk. You acknowledge and agree that you are solely responsible for the form, content, and accuracy of any profile or material contained therein placed by you on our platform.

These Terms constitute a binding agreement between you and Fountain-Marketplace and is accepted by you upon your use of our web platform.

Governing Law

The use of this site shall be subject to, governed by and construed in all respects with the laws of the Republic of South Africa and Zimbabwe as well as other international conventions and laws safeguarding intellectual property rights. There is no restriction on the geographical (or any other barrier) usage of the content provided on our site, applicants for employment however have to have reached the majority of 18 years.

General

Should any paragraphs or provisions of this disclaimer be found to be invalid or unenforceable in any way, such clause or provision shall be deemed to be separate and divisible from the remaining paragraphs and provisions of the User Agreement, and the validity and unenforceability of the remaining paragraphs and provisions shall not be affected in any way.

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