Terms of Service
GoCodeIt Terms of Service
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All services provided by GoCodeIt ("GoCodeIt HostPls") may be used for lawful purposes only. Transmission, storage or presentation of any information, data or material in violation of any Canadian federal, Province or city law is prohibited. This includes, but is not limited to: copyrighted material, material we judge to be threatening or obscene, or material protected by trade secret and other statute. The subscriber agrees to indemnify and hold harmless GoCodeIt from any claims resulting from the use of service which damages the subscriber or any other party.
GoCodeIt will not be responsible for any damages your business may suffer. GoCodeIt makes no warranties of any kind, expressed or implied for service we provide. GoCodeIt disclaims any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. This includes loss of data resulting in delays, no deliveries, wrong delivery, and any and all service interruptions caused by GoCodeIt and its employees. GoCodeIt reserves the right to change its policies at any time without prior notification.
Our Mailing Address:
8171 Yonge Street - Suite 255
Thornhill ON, Canada
2. Payment Policy
Your account will not be activated until we receive your first months payment. Users will receive invoices that are sent via email approximately three days before they are due. Invoices are to be paid on or by the date on the invoice. Failure to comply will result in your account being terminated. If you then wish to re-register for the account, all regular sign-up rules and prices will apply. If at any time your account becomes past due or inactive for any reason, we reserve the right to change your rate to match the current prices. We reserve the right to deny any order. Credit card order: If your order is processed you may be asked to send us a copy of your credit card for security reasons before your account is activated. All orders are subject to being denied. All credit card and paypal payments are automatically billed every month.
2.1. VPS Payment Policy
Payments are due every month on the date of registration. Payments are considered late after 1 day following the due date. If the account is not paid on the due date the account may be terminated. GoCodeIt will terminate the customers service if the invoice is 3 days overdue. If the server is suspended, payments are subject to a $15.00 reconnection fee.
2.2. Late Fees
Payments are due every month on the date of registration. They are considered late after 1 day following the due date. If the account is not paid 2 days following the due date a late fee of 15% will be added to the invoice. This fee must be paid prior to activation of the late account.
3.1. Prohibited Activities
Services that promote any illegal activity or present content that may be damaging to GoCodeIt infrastructure, servers, or any other server on the Internet are Strictly Prohibited. Links or References to such materials are also prohibited. Links or References to tutorials related to such material are also prohibited.
Any attempt to undermine or cause harm to a server or customer of GoCodeIt is strictly prohibited. As our customer you are responsible for all your accounts. Should you violate the Terms of Services outlined within, your account will be cancelled without chance of refund. Server abuse includes but is not limited to the following:
A. CPU/Ram/Disk/Resource intensive Programs
B. Denial of Service Attacks (Distributed or otherwise)
C. Hacking/cracking of any kind (This includes exploits)
D. Account trading
E. Spamming, Including but not limited to Mail Spam, Web Spam, Ping Spam, etc.
F: Transmission, Storage, or Distribution of any Adult Content, Sexually Explicit Services, Child Pornography, Hentai, or any similar material is strictly prohibited.
G: Transmission, storage, or distribution of any information, data, or material in violation of any law or regulation is prohibited. This included but not limited to: copyrighted material, trademarks, or any other illegal content. Examples: Movies, MP3s, Pirated Software, Hacker Programs, or Warez Sites.
H: Sale of controlled substance or online pharmacies.
I: Autosurf sites, investment sites, escrow, HYIP, bank debenture programs, gambling, or lottery sites.
J: Brute force programs, IP/Port scanners, mail bombers, and spam scripts.
K: Bitcoin or AltCoin mining.
L: Any part of the TOR architecture (Exit nodes, Entry nodes, Relays).
GoCodeIt will be the sole arbiter as to what constitutes a violation of any given server, and reserves the right to terminate the account without notification.
3.1. Acceptable Content
GoCodeIt agrees with freedom of speech. However GoCodeIt does not allow websites with the following content: Racism of any kind including but not limited to color, religion, creed, or any other beliefs. Other content that is prohibited are threats, hate websites, terrorist websites, violent websites, malicious content, adult content, and any illegal activities.
3.2. Mail Spam
GoCodeIt has a zero tolerance spam policy. We do not allow unsolicited e-mail, bulk emailing, and spam. Any user found doing such activity will have their account terminated. Websites that are advertised via spam may not be hosted on our servers.
The number of messages allowed to be sent per hour per domain is 350 messages.
Subscribing email addresses to any mailing list without express permission of the email address owner is prohibited. All mailing lists run on our servers must be Closed-loop (Confirmed Opt-in).
Users may be charged a fee for blacklist removal of $350.00 or more.
3.3. Server Resource Abuse
Any VPS that uses a high amount of system resources such as but not limited to CPU time, memory usage, and network resources will be notified in email of such activity to reduce their account to an acceptable level. The customer must then reduce their account to an acceptable level. GoCodeIt shall be the sole arbiter of what is considered to be high server usage.
Any dedicated server or VPS account that exceeds their monthly bandwidth allotment will be subject to a bandwidth overage charge disclosed at the time of their original order. This charge is due within 7 days of the date the overage is invoiced.
3.4. IP Resource Abuse
Any IP address or subnet registered through us, allocated by us, or leased by us, whether part of another service or standalone, is subject to the following:
A: Your IP Space must not generate ANY abuse reports, at risk of termination without refund.
B: Your IP Space must abide by our list of prohibited activities, even if you are using them elsewhere in your own infrastructure.
C: On return or termination of your IP space, you will be charged USD$20 per individual IP address on zen.spamhaus.org
D: Customer IP ranges with allocations larger than /29 V4 and /52 V6 must provide detailed usage as according to ARIN usage guidelines.
E: IP address ranges not part of a bundled service are not eligible for refund, and may only be cancelled at the end of their term. IP address ranges part of a bundled service may be eligible if all other services in that bundle are eligible.
F: All ARIN IP allocations must abide by ARIN downstream customer guidelines (ARIN NRPM 4.2.3).
4. Early Termination/Cancellation
GoCodeIt reserves the right to cancel a customers service at any time. If cancellation is caused by customers violation of these policies, then no refund is due. Customers may cancel service at any time, but no refund is due. GoCodeIt does not offer partial refunds on any services under any circumstances.
If you wish to cancel your services, you must notify us at least five (5) business days prior to your renewal date. If your notice of cancellation is not received within this time frame, you will be liable for payment of the upcoming month and hereby agree to complete payment as invoiced accordingly. You may cancel by sending a support ticket or by using the cancellation form within your client area.
If you cancel your account and your payments still continue to recur for any reason such as 1) by fault of GoCodeIt staff 2) by fault of the credit card processor 3) by fault of any other payment collection company, we are to be held free of liability for any overdraft fees that are issued by your financial institution.
GoCodeIt does not offer any refunds on hosting or any other services. You may cancel your subscription at any time, however no refunds will be issued. Licenses and add-ons are non-refundable.
We take our customers privacy very seriously. Information such as address, phone, etc. will not be given out. However, we reserve the right to monitor your account. We will also use given information to verify you as the account holder in the event you forgot your password.
5.1. Automatically Logged Information
We use your IP address to help diagnose problems with our server and to administer our services. We use this information for no other reason.
5.2. Input Forms
Our site uses many input forms for customers to services. We collect sensitive information which is used only for our purpose, no third party receives any type of personal information from us.
Contact information from order forms is used to get in touch with the customer.
Billing information is collected to bill the user for services.
Unique identifiers are collected from visitors to verify their identity.
Demographic and profile data is collected to tailor our visitor's experience at our site showing them content that we think they might be interested in, and displaying the content according to their preferences.
This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information under our control. We use strong SSL encryption to ensure your privacy.
All users are solely responsible for their server security as each server will be given a public IP. While we have our firewalls in place, we strongly encourage all clients to secure their servers and change passwords and never share their login information.
5.4. Third Parties
Information collected on this site is strictly for our use, NO EXTERNAL PARTIES (INDIVIDUALS OR OTHERWISE) EVER VIEW YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION.
6. Services Changes
GoCodeIt reserves the right to change prices, policies, and configuration of any and all accounts when deemed necessary. Any violations of these policies represent a breach of your contract with us, and your account will be removed from our system without warning.
GoCodeIt expects that its customers will abide by all of our rules and all applicable laws. A subscriber's failure to comply with those laws will violate GoCodeIt policy. Finally, GoCodeIt wishes to emphasize that in signing the service agreement, subscribers indemnify GoCodeIt for any violation of the service agreement, law, or GoCodeIt policy, that results in loss to GoCodeIt or the bringing of any claim against GoCodeIt by any third-party. This means that if GoCodeIt is sued because of a subscriber's or customer of a subscriber's activity, the subscriber will pay any damages awarded against GoCodeIt, plus costs and reasonable attorneys' fees.
8. Refusal of Service
We reserve the right to refuse, cancel or suspend service, at our sole discretion.
All sub-networks, distributive hosting sites and dedicated servers of GoCodeIt must adhere to the above policies.