Terms and Conditions of Priceless Cities
Welcome to Priceless Cities website (the “Site”). The Site is operated by MasterCard International Incorporated (“MasterCard”). The Site contains information and will allow you to be a beneficiary and or participate in certain offers, experiences, discounts and other benefits in the purchase of goods and or services through MasterCard (the “Offers”). The Site contains information and will allow you to participate in the Priceless Cities Program (the “Program”). The Promotional Offers and information about the program is especially aimed at the current and future MasterCard cardholders who are the only ones who can or will benefit, use and redeem the offers and benefits of the program (while these are in force). The Site provides access to information about the Program, like information about experiences, the Offers and relevant content about MasterCard and affiliates of MasterCard.
MasterCard will make its best efforts, and will use all administrative, technical and physical measures to ensure that the Site is free of problems and faulty code; however, the Internet service is subject to interruptions, failures, delays, viruses, interference, and other errors relating to communication networks, computer systems, servers, service providers, computer equipment and software, in which case MasterCard does not assume any responsibility.
When using the Site, you cannot (a) gain or attempt to gain unauthorized access to the services or MasterCard systems; (b) use or attempt to use the services or MasterCard systems in any manner not expressly authorized by MasterCard; (c) disrupt, damage or impede the operations of services or MasterCard systems; (d) register or attempt to register on the Site through fraudulent or illegal means; or (e) evading or attempting to evade MasterCard security mechanisms.
You will not (i) use the Site if you are under age according to the laws of the jurisdiction from which you access the Site; (ii) use the Site, Program or Offers for surveys, contests, pyramid schemes, chain letters, junk mail, bulk mail or any repetitive message, whether of wide distribution or not; (iii) defame, abuse, harass, spy, threaten or otherwise infringe any right of others (such as the right to privacy) who use the Site; (iv) create a false identity to mislead other users or MasterCard; (v) publish, transfer, distribute or disclose on the Site any topic, name, information or inappropriate material, of profane, defamatory, obscene, indecent, threatening, or illegal nature, or that incites violence; (vi) transfer, offer sequences nor otherwise offer to provide any files or other material containing images, photographs, software or other material protected by copyright, the right to privacy or image, unless you have the ownership or control of such rights, or have received all the necessary consents to proceed in that way; (vii) use any material, works or information, including images, text and photographs provided through the Site if said use may infringe the rights of any third party in any way; (viii) transfer, provide sequences or offer to provide any files or other material that contains viruses, Trojans, worms, time bombs, programs of deletion, corrupted files or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of the equipment of third parties, MasterCard and/or the Indemnified Parties; (ix) violate any code of conduct or any guidelines applicable to the Site; or (x) use any part of the Site to collect information about others, including email addresses.
MasterCard reserves the right to remove the information posted on the Site by you when deemed necessary, without prior notice, and is not liable for the loss of this information in case you do not have a copy of it.
MasterCard respects the rules and rights of third parties and invites you and demands from you to do the same. Therefore, you may not upload to the Site or use on the Site any material or assets protected by copyright of which you are not the owner or authorized licensee user. Any unauthorized use, at the discretion of MasterCard, will allow it to withdraw your participation in the Program and the Offers, promotions or benefits offered through the Site.
Registration on the Site
By voluntarily providing your Personal Data, you are authorizing MasterCard to process your Personal Data in accordance with the purposes set out in our Policy for the Processing of Personal Data, which can be found at this link: http://www.mastercard.com/co/consumidores/politica-de-privacidad-safe-harbor.html. In view of the above, it is understood that you acknowledge and agree to the terms of the processing of your Personal Data to be performed by MasterCard, in accordance with the Policy for the Processing of Personal Data, which may be found on the aforementioned link.
You will be liable for all transactions carried out in and for your account, as the access to it is restricted by the login and use of a secret password. You agree to notify MasterCard immediately and by any suitable and reliable means, of any unauthorized use of your account or password, as well as any login of third parties not authorized to do so. The sale, assignment, loan or transfer of the password or account is prohibited. MasterCard reserves the right to turn down any request for registration or to cancel any enrollment already registered, without the need to notify or explain the reasons for its decision, and without any right to compensation or indemnification.
Handling of Your Information
You are the sole responsible for handling your Personal Data on the Site. Likewise, you waive your right, in favor of MasterCard, to claim any settlement through the courts or out-of-court, at any time and in any jurisdiction, arising out of the use made of the content or information sent by you.
You expressly authorize, beforehand and in an informed and unequivocal way MasterCard and the individuals that it may authorize, such as advertising agencies, to process your Personal Data; mainly to (i) maintain efficient communication regarding MasterCard products, services, promotions, events, updates and content, and those marketed by the Organizer by any means known or to be known; (ii) maintain efficient communication regarding the Program and the Offers; (iii) conduct internal research on consumption habits and determine the quality of MasterCard products, services, promotions, events, communication and content, or those marketed by MasterCard; (iii) inform about updates on MasterCard products, services, promotions, events, communication and content, or those marketed by MasterCard; and (iv) acquire, implement and market MasterCard products, services, promotions, events, communication and content and those marketed by MasterCard, as well as maintain contact through any means known or to be known like phone, electronic means (SMS, chat, email and other means considered electronic), and physical or personal means.
Right to Use the Site Content
We grant you a limited, non-exclusive and revocable license for you to see, share, print and download any Content, as defined below, from the Site for your own personal use. You do have the right to license, replicate, distribute, copy, assign, grant secondary license, transfer, sell, create any derivative work or make any other use than your personal use of the Content of the Site. No part of any Content may be reproduced in any way, nor incorporate it in any system of data recovery, whether electronic or mechanical, for any other purpose than your personal use. You cannot access or use the Site in any way that may damage or harm the Site, or any server or network linked to the Site, nor interfere with the use of the Site by any other person. Similarly, you have a limited, revocable, and non-exclusive right to create an hyperlink to the Site or its Content, provided that such link does not try to represent MasterCard or its products or services within a false scheme or in a misleading, derogatory or offensive fashion, or implying sponsorship or endorsement of another website, webpage or content by MasterCard.
You accept not to collect identifiable personal data of other Site users, or sell or exploit this information in any other way. Except for the limited rights expressly granted in this instrument, any right, title and interest on this Site and towards this Site and all the Content therein is reserved to and is the ownership of MasterCard.
Shopping via the Site
Through the Site, MasterCard makes available the Offers, some of which are part of the Program. Some Offers may be purchased only through the Site, using the cards approved by MasterCard, while others may be redeemed through other locations or by other means (depending on the individual terms and conditions of each Offer). All purchases are subject to the availability of the Offer. All Offers are subject to the applicable taxes and fees, including currency exchange fees, shipping fees or similar fees and taxes. You are responsible for all fees, charges and taxes related to your purchase. MasterCard reserves the right to change the price of any and all Offers at any time. Remember that certain Offers can be transfer as gifts to others, and certain Offers are not transferable due to the terms and conditions of the Offer. All nontransferable offers that you transfer may be revoked by MasterCard, by the corresponding merchant or by the MasterCard's business partner at any time.
By purchasing any item through an Offer or any other product or service offered through the Program, you acknowledge and agree that the payment process of the MasterCard's services provider, the operator of said product or service or the service provider of said operator will charge your MasterCard.
Each Offer will include a description of the terms and conditions of its return, cancellation or change. You are responsible for understanding this information before any purchase. Once you have purchased an Offer, your confirmation email will stipulate the terms and conditions of its return, cancellation and change. In the event that the Offer does not contain such information, the Offer will be deemed non-voidable, not subject to return or exchange and your purchase will be non-refundable.Back to top
The Content of the Site, as defined below, is protected by the applicable copyright laws, as well as all the corresponding rights, titles and interest. All the Content is owned by MasterCard or used by it under license or with permission from its owner. All text, formatting (including, among others, the selection, coordination and availability of materials on the Site, and the images, graphs, animations, tools, widgets, applications, adds, videos, music, sounds, articles, text, graphic designs, photos, trademarks, logos and other materials and information appearing on this Site are subject to the copyright of MasterCard, its subsidiaries and affiliates and their respective licensors and licensees (collectively referred to as the "Content"). These materials may not be copied, reverse engineered, decompiled, unassembled, modified, republished on other websites, structured, hyper-linked, modified or in any other manner distributed, redistributed, stored, create derivative works, disclosed, assigned, granted licenses or secondary licenses or transferred in any shape or form by you. Nothing contained on this Site should be construed as a concession, implication, dismissal or as a license or right to make commercial use of any trademark, ownership right or copyright or material of which MasterCard has the copyright, without the prior written permission of MasterCard. The registered trademarks, logos, commercial and service brands, already registered or not registered (collectively referred to as the "Registered Trademarks") shown on the MasterCard Site are Registered Trademarks of MasterCard and its associated third parties. No content on the MasterCard Site should be construed as a concession, license or right to use of any of the Registered Trademarks that are on the Site, without the written permission of MasterCard or from the third party that may own the Registered Trademarks. You represent and guarantee that you do not have and will not have any right to the Content or the Registered Trademarks, and that your usage of these must always be non-commercial and private; and that you will not interfere with the their legitimate use protected by copyright.
Any unauthorized commercial use of these materials will be an infringement of the copyright of MasterCard, and will be subject to all legal actions and remedies that MasterCard may bring.
Include the following information in the notice:
1. Identify the copyrighted work or other ownership right that you claim has been infringed.
2. Identify the material on the Site that you claim has been infringed, with sufficient detail so that MasterCard can locate it on the Site.
3. A statement by you stating that you, in good faith, believe that the use of such material is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law.
4. A statement by you stating that under the penalty of perjury that, (a) the above information in your notice is accurate; and (b) you are the owner of the interest of the copyright involved or that you are authorized to act on behalf of its owner.
5. Your address, telephone number and email address.
6. Your physical or electronic signature.
MasterCard may notify you about any notice of infringement by means of a general notice on any of its websites, or by email to the registered email address of the user, or by written communication sent by first class mail or internationally recognized courier to the address in its records.
If you receive any notice of infringement, you may answer said notice by writing to the email or regular mail provided in the notice, including the following information:
1. Your physical or electronic signature.
2. The identification of the material that has been removed or to which access has been disabled and the location at which the material appeared before it was removed or to which access has been disabled.
3. A statement from you, under penalty of perjury, that you believe on good faith that the material which was removed or disabled was a result of a mistake or misidentification of the material to be removed or disabled.
4. Your name, physical address and phone number, and a statement that you consent to the jurisdiction of the Federal District Court for the judicial district in which you are physically located, or if your physical address is outside the United States, for any competent judicial district on infringement of copyrights.
Interactive Forums and Groups and Comments/User's Submissions
You acknowledge and agree that there is no established confidential relationship, obligation of secrecy or confidentiality between you and MasterCard regarding the User's Submission, regardless any statement or legend to the contrary contained in the User's Submission and related material. Any statement of such nature shall be invalid.
Ownership and Use of User's Submissions
When carrying out a User's Submission, you understand that you grant to MasterCard a worldwide license, for the maximum period allowed by law, royalty-free, fully paid, irrevocable, of secondary license, transferable, non-exclusive to the User's Submission (including laws on copyright and industrial property), including the right to edit, change and create derivative works and any concept or idea contained in the User's Submission, including documents, graphics, statements, drawings, sketches, tests, samples, photographs, footage, scenes, soundtrack, audio and video, discs, either in print or electronically produced or created by you as part of the User's Submission. The license that you grant MasterCard includes the right for MasterCard and its assigns to reproduce the User's Submission, prepare other jobs using the User's Submission, combine your User's Submission with other works and alter, translate, distribute copies, display, perform, license and apply for registration of copyright of the User's Submission transformed on behalf of MasterCard Worldwide indefinitely in any medium that currently exists or may exist in the future. For example, the above grant allows MasterCard and its assignees to use only certain parts of your User's Submission, to record or modify any audio or visual images you provide, rewrite the User's Submission and/or incorporate other materials either created by MasterCard or by third parties hired by MasterCard to your User's Submission. If we create other works using the User's Submission, these works will be our property and may be used under these guidelines and will not be subject to your approval.
At any time, we may ask your Reviews about the Site, about MasterCard, the Program, the Offers and in general about any promotions or benefits offered through the Site. Any communication or material you transmit or post, regardless of the means utilized to do so (a) will be handled as non-confidential and non-proprietary of MasterCard; (b) it will become ownership of MasterCard and MasterCard will have exclusivity from then on to its rights, titles and interest; and (c) will be used without restriction by MasterCard licensees and affiliates at its sole discretion without any obligation, compensation or other obligation to you. Such use will be for any purpose whatsoever, including, without limitation, reproduction, disclosure, transmission, publication, broadcast and posting in whole or in part, in any medium and in any way, now known or later developed, on this Site or otherwise. MasterCard shall have no obligation to answer any notifications. Nevertheless, MasterCard keeps in place its policy of non-acceptance or consideration of any ideas, suggestions or creative materials from the public, regarding its products and services; therefore, you shall not take any action nor send to MasterCard any communication through the Site or otherwise. However, if you send to MasterCard any communication or material despite our request not to do so, said communication becomes immediately the property of MasterCard, and MasterCard has from that moment and thereafter the exclusive ownership of all rights, titles and interest in relation to it. In addition, MasterCard will be free to use any communication or material for any purpose whatsoever, including, among others, the development and marketing of its products, services, Registered Trademarks, etc. MasterCard will not be liable for the use or disclosure of such Presentation or for any similarities in the communication and the material with any future product or service of MasterCard.
Merchant Establishments and Merchant Establishments Offers
The merchant establishments and business partners (including non-profit organizations) may provide MasterCard certain offers, experiences, discounts or other benefits in the purchase of goods and services (the "Offers") that will be available on the Site or directly at the merchant establishment or other means (like webpages, discount coupons, etc.) The Offers will be subject to certain terms and conditions and each of the Offers will be governed by the terms and conditions developed individually by the affiliate or merchant establishment to be redeemed and/or used. The terms and conditions for each Offer may change at any moment without prior notice. MasterCard will not be responsible for any loss or damage suffered as a result of an interaction between you and a merchant establishment or business partner of MasterCard with respect to such Offers. You acknowledge that MasterCard does not endorse or guarantee, nor respond for any breach by the merchant establishment or business partner that can be accessed through the Site, nor it will be liable for any damage or loss occurred by participating in the Program and/or making use of the Offer.Back to top
Sweepstakes and Contests
At any time, through the Site or otherwise, we will inform you about certain sweepstakes and contests related with MasterCard or with other third party promotions. These contests, sweepstakes and promotions are subject to the official rules and the terms and conditions of such sweepstakes, contests and promotions, as well as all applicable laws, regulations and by-laws.Back to top
Third Party Content and Links to Other Websites
The Site may include third parties content and links to other websites which are completely independent of this Site (the "Linked Sites"). The Linked Sites are included solely for your convenience and do not constitute any approval, endorsement or guarantee by MasterCard as to the content, products and/or services offered therein. In addition, MasterCard does not assume any responsibility for the accuracy, legality and reliability of the information of third parties, or products or services offered or sold through any linked website, and you assume the sole responsibility for use of the information of third parties. The Linked Sites are not controlled by MasterCard, therefore MasterCard is not responsible for the content of any of the Linked Sites, including but not limited to any link contained on one of the Linked Sites or any change or update of one of the Linked Sites. MasterCard does not take any responsibility for communications received from any of the Linked Sites or the correct functioning of any of the Linked Sites. You acknowledge and accept that there is not any type of company contract, mandate, franchise, labor relation or other type of relation between the Linked Site and MasterCard. MasterCard provides these Linked Sites solely for your convenience, and the inclusion of one of the Sites does not imply approval by MasterCard of the Linked Site or any association with its developers, operators, owners and/or the Indemnified Parties. It is Your entire and exclusive responsibility to read and accept (if you deem suitable) the privacy statements, the conditions of use, the disclaimers and in general the agreements related to the Linked Sites. Any dealings with third parties (including advertisers) that contribute or are directly or indirectly linked to the Site are your complete, absolute and exclusive responsibility.
MasterCard does not assume any responsibility for examining or evaluating offers from third parties or Offers presented on this Site, for that reason MasterCard does not guarantee them. MasterCard does not assume any responsibility or obligation for the actions, or content all these or any other third party. Carefully review the details and terms and conditions of the Offers before any purchase.
MasterCard provides you the Site "as is", "with all its defects" and "as available;" and you assume all risks related with its use. MasterCard and/or its Indemnified Parties are not responsible for the use that you intend to make or make of the Site, the Offers, the Program and any of the benefits offered through the Site.
MasterCard will not be responsible for any error in the details or terms and conditions of the Offers, Program and/or other benefits offered through the Site, nor it will be responsible for the charges or penalties to the accounts that may be incurred by your MasterCard Elite, MasterCard Black or MasterCard card as a result of your use of the Site, your participation in the Program, in the Offers and/or other benefits offered through the Site, including charges and penalties that may result from reimbursements. Any tax responsibility arising from your participation in the Program, in the Offers and/or other benefits offered through the Site will be your absolute responsibility, and not our responsibility or the responsibility of any merchant establishment, MasterCard and/or of the bank that issued your MasterCard card. The merchants establishments or your issuing bank may provide information regarding the Program, the Offers and/or other benefits offered through the Site and your participation therein to the tax authorities. The merchants establishments or your issuing bank cannot alter these terms, as they apply to the relation between you and us, and they cannot assume any commitment that bind us.
As user of the Site, you assume your own risk upon accessing and using it, including personal risk and risk to your property and that of third parties that may arise from knowing, using, sharing or downloading any Content or information provided on the Site, or which in any other manner is obtained by you through this Site. MasterCard, its affiliates, employees, directors, agents, officers, distributors, marketing agents, sponsors or licensors, as permitted by the applicable law, will not be responsible in any case, whether claims or actions exist or not, of any type or form, for any damages, whether direct or indirect, special, punitive, exemplary, emerging, real, possible or of any other kind, caused to or suffered by you or any third party, including but not limited to personal damages, damages to property, loss of use, loss of business, economic loss, loss of data or loss of profit, damages caused by contractual liability, negligence and/or extra-contractual liability, by access to and use of the Site or use of the information contained in the Site, particularly related with the Offers and Program.
Use of the Site
MasterCard will make its best efforts to make the Site secure, but cannot guarantee it. The security of the Site is also your responsibility, which implies the following commitments:
1. Not to submit or publish in any manner, unauthorized commercial communications (such as spam) on the Site.
2. Not to copy content or information of other users, or access the Site in any other manner, using automatic means (such as harvesting bots, robots, spiders or scrapers) without our permission.
3. Not to participate in the site in illegal multilevel marketing, such as the pyramid scheme.
4. Not to load viruses or malicious codes of any kind.
5. Not to request information from other users or access the information of another user.
6. Not to bother, intimidate or hassle any user.
7. Not to publish content that is offensive, intimidating or pornographic, that incites violence or which contains nudity or graphic or unjustified violence.
8. Not to develop or make use of applications of third parties which contain or promote in any other manner content related with the consumption of alcohol or of adult nature (including ads) without considering the appropriate age restrictions.
9. Not to use the Site for illicit, deceitful, malicious or discriminatory acts.
10. Not to carry out any action that could disable, overload or affect the correct functioning of the Site, for example, a service denial attack.
11. Not to facilitate or encourage the violation of these terms and conditions.
MasterCard is a leading company in payment services. MasterCard is not a bank and does not issue credit cards, debit cards, checks or payments of any nature. Your relation with regard to the MasterCard branded payment card is with an issuing bank or financial institution. All questions or issues related with your MasterCard branded payment or card holder account must be directed to the bank or financial institution that issued your card, and not to MasterCard. Although MasterCard is related with your issuing bank or financial institution, this relation does not concern individual card holders or payment of card accounts.
The Site is operated by MasterCard.
The content and software of the MasterCard Site can be subjected to the jurisdiction of exports of the USA and the jurisdiction of imports of other countries. Concerning your use of this Site, you are solely responsible for complying with all applicable laws and regulations governing control of export, re-export and import that are legally binding on all relevant jurisdictions. You may not, directly or indirectly, use, distribute, transfer or transmit the content or software of this Site, either by means of a direct product or of said materials or products, software or other technical information in which the content or software of this Site have been incorporated, except when this is in compliance with all corresponding laws and regulations of export and import of all relevant jurisdictions.
If you have questions about the Site, the Offers or the Program, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call from Colombia to 01-800-5-1-81839 and select the option you want to access. If you are outside Colombia, you can call direct/collect to the United States at the 1-636-722-8882 and we will gladly assist you.
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