Last Updated September 9, 2012
Sift is an online and mobile service that aggregates shopping information such as sales, deals, promotions, transaction confirmations, videos, photos and other shopping content (collectively, the "Content") to allow you to easily browse and share this Content. We also will give you targeted promotional offers and advertisements for discounts on products or services based on your purchase patterns and Site usage.
Sift is for personal use only and is forbidden from use for commercial purposes unless specifically authorized by an authorized representative of Sift in a separate written agreement.
It is your responsibility to provide accurate, current and complete information in connection with your registration for use of the Site. Sift is not responsible for any claims relating to any inaccurate, untimely or incomplete information provided by users of the Site.
Your use of the Services must be in accordance with any and all applicable laws and regulations. If we decide that any of these terms have been violated we have the right to terminate or suspend your account and username.
When you use the Site or Services you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail, mobile notifications or by posting notices on the Site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
The Site and Services are operated offered by Sift from its facilities in the United States of America. Users who access or use the App or Services from other jurisdictions do so at their own volition and are responsible for compliance with local laws.
You agree not to post User Content that:
You agree not to engage in any of the following prohibited activities:
Legally, only you can access your account. The accuracy of your account is what allows us to provide complete information to you within the Services. The Services are reliant upon your account being maintained and all necessary information being updated and corrected for any changes. It is possible that at some point the Services may be receiving updates, regular maintenance, needs equipment upgrades or experiences equipment malfunction and access to the Services may be affected.
Without authorization by Sift, you are prohibited to reproduce, publish, distribute or exhibit publicly the information and materials provided on Sift, including the Content, in whole or partial form.
Your Sift account is yours and non-transferrable to any other party, person or entity.
Our ability to provide you with the Services is dependent upon your submission of personal data that includes passwords, log-in information, data and other content to Sift, through the Services, with the sole purpose of providing you with the Services and we may not use the information for any other purpose. Your submission of the data is confirmation that you are allowed to grant us the information and understand that Sift has no obligation to pay any fees to you. The only instance where we may need to access, preserve or disclose this information is if we are required by law or if such access, preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to:
Your usage of the Services is authorization for Sift to access your information maintained by identified third parties (for example, the retailers, merchants and online retailers that send email receipts, email transaction confirmations, email offers or other information), on your behalf as your agent. Specifically for purposes of this Agreement and solely to provide the Services to you, you grant Sift a limited power of attorney, and appoint Sift as your attorney-in-fact and agent, to access third-party websites, retrieve and use your information with the full power and authority to do and perform each thing necessary in connection with such activities, as you could do in person. You acknowledge and agree that Sift's access and retrieval of information from third-party websites is Sift acting as your agent, and not as the agent of or on behalf of the third party.
Sift is a free service to users and in order to support our operations we may display advertisements and promotions while you use the Services. These advertisements could be targeted to specific content as part of the Services. Sift has no responsibility or liability for any potential loss or damages incurred as a result of the presence of such advertisers on Sift or your subsequent dealings with these advertisers.
We make available the Mobile App to access the Services via a mobile device. To use the Mobile App you must have a mobile device that is compatible with the Mobile App. Sift does not warrant that the Mobile App will be compatible with your mobile device.
We respect the intellectual property rights of others and require that users of the Services do the same. If you believe that your proprietary work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, please forward the following information to Sift at firstname.lastname@example.org designated as such pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, 17 U.S.C. 512(c)(2), named below:
If you plan on submitting a suggestion or have already, we hope that you understand and acknowledge a few important points.
Links on the Services to third party websites and applications are provided only as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave the Services. Your dealings with third parties through links to such third party websites or applications are solely between you and such third parties. You agree that Sift will not be responsible or liable for any content, goods or services provided on or through these outside websites or applications or for your use or inability to use such websites or applications. You will use these links at your own risk. You are advised that other websites on the Internet and mobile applications, including third party websites and applications linked from the Services, might contain material or information that some people may find offensive or inappropriate; or that is inaccurate, untrue, misleading or deceptive; or that is defamatory, libelous, infringing of others' rights or otherwise unlawful. Sift expressly disclaims any responsibility for the content, legality, decency or accuracy of any information, and for any products and services, that appear on any third party website or application.
Without limiting the foregoing, your correspondence or business dealings with, participation in promotions of or purchases from, advertisers or third party applications found on or through the use of the Services, including payment for and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser or third party application provider. You agree that Sift shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers or third party application providers on the Services.
Sift is not responsible for any product or service (including third party applications) sold on or through the Services or any claims of quality or performance made on or through the Services.
The data and materials on the Services, including, without limitation, the text, graphics, interactive features, logos, videos, software, and all other audible and visual materials, as well as the selection, organization, coordination, compilation and overall look and feel of the Services (collectively, the "Materials") are the intellectual property of Sift or of the copyright and/or trademark owner. The Materials are protected by copyright, trade dress, patent, trademark and other laws, international conventions and proprietary rights and all ownership rights to the Materials remain with Sift or the copyright and/or trademark owner. All trademarks, service marks, and trade names are proprietary to Sift or its copyright and/or trademark owners, its affiliates and/or third party licensors. Except as expressly authorized by Sift or its copyright and/or trademark owner, you agree not to sell, license, distribute, copy, modify, publicly perform or display, transmit, publish, edit, adapt, create derivative works from, or otherwise make use of the Materials. If, with authorization, you download or print a copy of the Materials for personal use, you must retain all copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices. Sift reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Services and the Materials.
SIFT AND ITS AFFILIATED PARTIES PROVIDE THE SERVICES ON AN "AS IS" BASIS AND GRANT NO WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE WITH RESPECT TO THE SERVICES OR THE SITE (INCLUDING ALL INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREIN), INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT THAT YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES WILL BE SECURE, UNINTERRUPTED, ALWAYS AVAILABLE, ERROR-FREE OR WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, OR THAT ANY DEFECTS IN THE SERVICES WILL BE CORRECTED. SIFT DISCLAIMS LIABILITY FOR, AND NO WARRANTY IS MADE WITH RESPECT TO, THE CONNECTIVITY AND AVAILABILITY OF THE SERVICES.
SIFT AND ITS AFFILIATED PARTIES SHALL NOT UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING OUT OF, IN CONNECTION WITH OR RELATING TO THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICES, INCLUDING ANY LIABILITY (A) AS A PUBLISHER OF INFORMATION, (B) FOR ANY INCORRECT OR INACCURATE INFORMATION, (C) FOR ANY UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR DISCLOSURE OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA, (D) FOR STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICES, OR (E) FOR ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE OR ANY THIRD PARTY WEBSITE OR APPLICATION. THIS IS A COMPREHENSIVE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY THAT APPLIES TO ALL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF GOOD WILL, LOSS OF USE, LOSS OF DATA, COST OF PROCURING SUBSTITUTE GOODS, SERVICES OR INFORMATION, LITIGATION OR THE LIKE), WHETHER BASED ON BREACH OF CONTRACT, BREACH OF WARRANTY, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), PRODUCT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF AN INDIVIDUAL ADVISES OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY SET FORTH HEREIN ARE FUNDAMENTAL ELEMENTS OF THE BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN SIFT AND YOU. THE INFORMATION AND SERVICES OFFERED ON AND THROUGH THE SERVICE WOULD NOT BE PROVIDED WITHOUT SUCH LIMITATIONS. NOTWITHSTANDING THE FOREGOING, THE MAXIMUM LIABILITY OF SIFT AND AFFILIATED PARTIES FOR ANY REASON, FOR ANY CAUSE OR CLAIM WHATSOEVER, SHALL BE LIMITED TO $500. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT IF YOU HAVE NOT PAID SIFT ANY AMOUNTS FOR ANY INFORMATION OR SERVICE PRIOR TO THE DATE ON WHICH YOU FIRST ASSERT ANY CLAIM, YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY FOR ANY DISPUTE WITH SIFT IS TO STOP USING THE SERVICES AND CANCEL YOUR ACCOUNT.
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR CERTAIN TYPES OF DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS AND LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, THE EXCLUSIONS AND LIABILITY ARE LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
The Services are controlled and operated by Sift from within the United States of America, and is intended for use only by residents of the United States. Sift makes no representations or warranties that the content or materials of the Services are appropriate or lawful in any foreign countries, or that any items or applications offered for sale or download through links on the Services will be available outside the United States. Those who choose to access the Services from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable. You may not use or export or re-export any content downloaded from the Services or any copy or adaptation of such content, in violation of any applicable laws or regulations, including without limitation United States export laws and regulations.
Sift will not knowingly allow the collection of any information from children under 13. We take the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA) as well as all FTC regulations very seriously. Any misrepresentations regarding your age or parental consent when using this Site are not the responsibility of Sift. If we determine that you provided false information to us when using this Site, we will cancel your Services immediately.