TERMS OF USE

IMPORTANT! These Terms of Use & Service (“TERMS OF USE”) govern your use of the Site and other Products or Subscriptions (“SITE”), which are provided by Options Meister, its officers, directors, employees, agents, affiliates, licensors, service providers, subsidiaries, parent companies, predecessors, and/or successors-in-interest (“Options Meister”). BY ACCESSING THE SITE AS A VISITOR, CUSTOMER, MEMBER OR SUBSCRIBER (“SUBSCRIBER”), YOU ARE INDICATING YOUR ACKNOWLEDGMENT AND ACCEPTANCE OF THESE “TERMS OF USE.” THESE “TERMS OF USE” ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE BY OPTIONS MEISTER AT ANY TIME IN ITS DISCRETION. YOUR USE OF THIS SITE AFTER SUCH CHANGES ARE IMPLEMENTED CONSTITUTES YOUR ACKNOWLEDGMENT AND ACCEPTANCE OF THE CHANGES. PLEASE CONSULT THESE “TERMS OF USE” PRIOR TO EVERY USE FOR ANY CHANGES.

Access to This Site

YOU MUST BE EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OR OLDER TO ACCESS THIS WEB SITE. IF YOU ARE UNDER EIGHTEEN YEARS OF AGE, YOU ARE NOT PERMITTED TO ACCESS THIS WEB SITE FOR ANY REASON. DUE TO THE AGE RESTRICTIONS FOR USE OF THIS WEB SITE, NO INFORMATION OBTAINED BY THIS WEB SITE, FALLS WITHIN THE CHILDREN’S ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT (COPPA) AND IS NOT MONITORED AS DOING SO.

To access this site or some of the resources it has to offer, you may be asked to provide certain registration details or other information. It is a condition of your use of this site that all the information you provide on this site will be correct, current, and complete. If Options Meister believes the information you provide is not correct, current, or complete, we have the right to refuse you access to this site or any of its resources, and to terminate or suspend your access at any time, without notice.

Restrictions On Use

You may use this site for purposes expressly permitted by this site. You may not use this site for any other purpose, including any commercial purpose, without Options Meister’s express prior written consent. For example, you may not (and may not authorize any other party to) (i) co-brand this site, or (ii) frame this site, or (iii) hyperlink to this site, without the express prior written permission of an authorized representative of Options Meister. For purposes of these “Terms of Use”, “co-branding” means to display a name, logo, trademark, or other means of attribution or identification of any party in such a manner as is reasonably likely to give a user the impression that such other party has the right to display, publish, or distribute this site or content accessible within this site. You agree to cooperate with Options Meister in causing any unauthorized co-branding, framing or hyperlinking immediately to cease.

The right to use OptionsMeister.com and all related URL’s (collectively, “Options Meister Sites”) is personal to the Subscriber and is not transferable to any other person or entity. Subscriber is responsible for all use of Subscriber’s Account (under any screen name or password) and for ensuring that all use of Subscriber’s Account complies fully with the provisions of this Agreement. Subscriber shall be responsible for protecting the confidentiality of Subscriber’s password(s), if any.

Subscriber shall use Options Meister Sites for lawful purposes only. Subscriber shall not post or transmit through Options Meister Sites any material that violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, which is unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, vulgar, obscene, profane, fraudulent, or otherwise objectionable, which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law, or which, without Options Meister’s express prior approval, contains advertising or any solicitation with respect to third-party products or services. Any conduct by a Subscriber that in Options Meister’s discretion restricts or inhibits any other Subscriber from using or enjoying Options Meister Sites will not be permitted. Subscriber shall not use Options Meister Sites to advertise or perform any commercial solicitation, including, but not limited to, the solicitation of users to become subscribers of other on-line information services competitive with Options Meister Sites.

Termination/Access restriction

 

Options Meister reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to this Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. In the event Options Meister terminates your access to this Site, Options Meister will either prorate your Subscription amount and refund you the remainder of your Subscription, or refund your last monthly payment if you are on a monthly recurring Subscription.

Proprietary Information

The material and content (hereinafter referred to as the “Content”) accessible from this site, and any other World Wide Web site owned, operated, licensed, or controlled by Options Meister is the proprietary information of Options Meister, or the party that provided the Content to Options Meister and Options Meister, or the party that provided the Content to Options Meister, retains all right, title, and interest in the Content. Accordingly, the Content may not be copied, distributed, republished, uploaded, posted, or transmitted in any way without the prior written consent of Options Meister or unless authorized in writing elsewhere on our site, except that you may print out a copy of the Content solely for your personal use. In doing so, you may not remove or alter, or cause to be removed or altered, any copyright, trademark, trade name, service mark, or any other proprietary notice or legend appearing on any of the Content. Modification or use of the Content except as expressly provided in these “Terms of Use” violates Options Meister’s intellectual property rights. Neither title nor intellectual property rights are transferred to you by access to this site.

This Site and all the materials available on the Site are the property of us and/or our affiliates or licensors, and are protected by copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws. The Site is provided solely for your personal noncommercial use. You may not use the Site or the materials available on the Site in a manner that constitutes an infringement of our rights or that has not been authorized by us. More specifically, unless explicitly authorized in these Terms of Service or by the owner of the materials, you may not modify, copy, reproduce, republish, upload, post, transmit, translate, sell, create derivative works, exploit, or distribute in any manner or medium (including by email or other electronic means) any material from the Site. You may, however, from time to time, download and/or print one copy of individual pages of the Site for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices.

Hyperlinks

This site may be hyperlinked to other sites which are not maintained by, or related to, Options Meister. Hyperlinks to such sites are provided as a service to users and are not sponsored by or affiliated with this site or Options Meister. Options Meister has not reviewed any or all of such sites and is not responsible for the content of those sites. Hyperlinks are to be accessed at the user’s own risk, and Options Meister makes no representations or warranties about the content, completeness or accuracy of these hyperlinks or the sites hyperlinked to this site. Further, the inclusion of any hyperlink to a third-party site does not necessarily imply endorsement by Options Meister of that site.

Submissions and Testimonials

You hereby grant to Options Meister the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, and display all content, remarks, suggestions, testimonials, endorsements, ideas, graphics, or other information communicated to Options Meister through this site (together, hereinafter known as the “Submission”), and to incorporate any Submission in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed. By posting or submitting any material (including, without limitation, comments, testimonials, blog entries, photos and videos) to us via the Site, you are representing that you are the owner of the material, or are making your posting or Submission with the express consent of the owner of the material. Options Meister will not be required to treat any Submission as confidential, and may use any Submission in its business (including without limitation, for products or advertising) without incurring any liability for royalties or any other consideration of any kind, and will not incur any liability as a result of any similarities that may appear in future Options Meister operations.

With regards to testimonials, comments, or endorsements posted on this Site or sent to the Options Meister or any advisors of Options Meister via e-mail or regular mail, you acknowledge that Options Meister may use your testimonials, comments and/or endorsements to promote and advertise the Site. You hereby grant Options Meister permission to utilize your name, appearance, content of e-mail or letter, voice and/or likeness in connection with any testimonial, comment, or endorsement. This permission extends to publicity of the Site in any and all manner and media throughout the world in perpetuity. You hereby waive any right that you may have to inspect or approve any testimonial, comment or endorsement prior to posting.

You acknowledge and agree that any contributions originally created by you for us shall be deemed a “work made for hire” when the work performed is within the scope of the definition of a work made for hire in Section 101 of the United States Copyright Law, as amended. As such, the copyrights in those works shall belong to Options Meister from their creation. Thus, Options Meister shall be deemed the author and exclusive owner thereof and shall have the right to exploit any or all of the results and proceeds in any and all media, now known or hereafter devised, throughout the universe, in perpetuity, in all languages, as we determine. In the event that any of the results and proceeds of your submissions hereunder are not deemed a “work made for hire” under Section 101 of the Copyright Act, as amended, you hereby, without additional compensation, irrevocably assign, convey and transfer to Options Meister all proprietary rights, including without limitation, all copyrights and trademarks throughout the universe, in perpetuity in every medium, whether now known or hereafter devised, to such material and any and all right, title and interest in and to all such proprietary rights in every medium, whether now known or hereafter devised, throughout the universe, in perpetuity. Any posted material which are reproductions of prior works by you shall be co-owned by us.

You acknowledge that Options Meister has the right but not the obligation to use and display any postings or contributions of any kind and that we may elect to cease the use and display of any such materials (or any portion thereof), at any time for any reason whatsoever.

Disclaimer

You understand that Options Meister cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading from the Internet will be free of viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that may manifest contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to this site for the reconstruction of any lost data. Options Meister does not assume any responsibility or risk for your use of the Internet.

The Content is not necessarily complete and up-to-date and should not be used to replace any written reports, statements, or notices provided by Options Meister. Investors, borrowers, and other persons should use the Content in the same manner as any other educational medium and should not rely on the Content to the exclusion of their own personal or professional judgment.

Options Meister is neither a registered Investment Adviser nor a Broker/Dealer. This website does not collect information regarding the investment objectives, financial situation, or risk profile of any of its members and therefore any information provided by this website cannot be construed as individualized financial advice. No representation or warranty of any kind, expressed or implied is made, including but not limited to any representation or warranty concerning accuracy, completeness, correctness, timeliness or appropriateness.

Information obtained by using this site is not exhaustive and does not cover all issues, topics, or facts that may be relevant to you.

YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. THE CONTENT IS PROVIDED ‘AS IS’ AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. OPTIONS MEISTER DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. OPTIONS MEISTER DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS OR CONTENT CONTAINED IN THIS SITE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS SITE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. OPTIONS MEISTER DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATION REGARDING USE, OR THE RESULT OF USE, OF THE CONTENT IN TERMS OF ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. THE CONTENT MAY INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS, AND OPTIONS MEISTER MAY MAKE CHANGES OR IMPROVEMENTS AT ANY TIME. YOU, AND NOT OPTIONS MEISTER, ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION IN THE EVENT OF ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE OR ITS CONTENT. OPTIONS MEISTER MAKES NO WARRANTIES THAT YOUR USE OF THE CONTENT WILL NOT INFRINGE THE RIGHTS OF OTHERS AND ASSUMES NO LIABILITY OR RESPONSIBILITY FOR ERRORS OR OMISSIONS IN SUCH CONTENT. FURTHERMORE, OPTIONS MEISTER MAKES NO GUARANTEES ABOUT THE RESULTS OF ADOPTING OR APPLYING ANY OF ITS CONTENT, AND YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGES INCURRED FROM USING OPTIONS MEISTER.

All of the information in this site, whether historical in nature or forward-looking, speaks only as of the date the information is posted on this site, and Options Meister does not undertake any obligation to update such information after it is posted or to remove such information from this site if it is not, or is no longer, accurate or complete.

Members may receive messages via email or our website regarding specific trades made by this website. These trades and the updates regarding these trades are provided for the purposes of education and illustration about the general trading strategy discussed on this website. In particular, these trades are not characterized as suitable for any individual, and should not be construed as an offer, solicitation, or recommendation to buy, sell, or hold any security.

Options trading involves significant risk and may not be suitable for all investors. Customer is aware of the risks inherent in options trading, and verifies that he or she has read and understood the current disclosure document issued by the Options Clearing Corporation (“OCC”) and the Characteristics and Risks of Standardized Options brochure available from the Chicago Board Options Exchange (“CBOE”).

All users of this website are urged to consult with their own independent financial advisors with respect to any investment. All information contained on this website should be independently verified.

Your Privacy

Options Meister will treat any personal information that you submit through this site in accordance with its Privacy Policy as set forth on its site.

Third Party Content

Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information or content expressed or made available by third parties, including information providers, Subscribers or any other user, are those of the respective author(s) or distributor(s) and not of Options Meister. Neither Options Meister nor any third-party provider of information guarantees the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any content, nor its merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose. (Refer to the Sections below for complete provisions governing limitation of liabilities and disclaimers of warranty).

Limitation on Liability

OPTIONS MEISTER WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, ACTUAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, OR OTHER DAMAGES, INCLUDING LOSS OF REVENUE OR INCOME, PAIN AND SUFFERING, EMOTIONAL DISTRESS, OR SIMILAR DAMAGES, EVEN IF OPTIONS MEISTER HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IN NO EVENT WILL THE COLLECTIVE LIABILITY OF OPTIONS MEISTER AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, LICENSORS, SERVICE PROVIDERS, CONTENT PROVIDERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, OFFICERS, AND DIRECTORS, TO ANY PARTY (REGARDLESS OF THE FORM OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED THE GREATER OF $100 OR THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID TO OPTIONS MEISTER FOR THE APPLICABLE CONTENT, PRODUCT, SUBSCRIPTION, SITE ACCESS, MEMBERSHIP OR SERVICE OUT OF WHICH LIABILITY AROSE.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL OPTIONS MEISTER BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED BY SUBSCRIBER’S RELIANCE ON INFORMATION OBTAINED THROUGH OPTIONS MEISTER. IT IS THE RESPONSIBILITY OF SUBSCRIBER TO EVALUATE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR USEFULNESS OF ANY INFORMATION, OPINION, ADVICE OR OTHER CONTENT AVAILABLE THROUGH OPTIONS MEISTER SITES AND PRODUCTS. PLEASE SEEK THE ADVICE OF PROFESSIONALS, AS APPROPRIATE, REGARDING THE EVALUATION OF ANY SPECIFIC INFORMATION, OPINION, ADVICE OR OTHER CONTENT.

Indemnity

You will indemnify and hold Options Meister, its subsidiaries, affiliates, licensors, content providers, service providers, employees, agents, officers, directors, and contractors (hereinafter known as the “Indemnified Parties”) harmless from any breach of these “Terms of Use” by you, including any use of Content other than as expressly authorized in these “Terms of Use.” You agree that the Indemnified Parties will have no liability in connection with any such breach or unauthorized use, and you agree to indemnify any and all resulting loss, damages, judgments, awards, costs, expenses, and attorney’s fees of the Indemnified Parties in connection therewith. You will also indemnify and hold the Indemnified Parties harmless from and against any claims brought by third parties arising out of your use of the information accessed from any Options Meister Sites.

Trademarks

Trademarks, service marks, and logos appearing in this site are the property of Options Meister or the party that provided the trademarks, service marks, and logos to Options Meister. Options Meister, and any party that provided trademarks, service marks, and logos to Options Meister, retain all rights with respect to any of their respective trademarks, service marks, and logos appearing in this site.

Information You Provide

You may not post, send, submit, publish, or transmit in connection with this site any material that:

  • you do not have the right to post, including proprietary material of any third party;
  • advocates illegal activity or discusses an intent to commit an illegal act;
  • is vulgar, obscene, pornographic, or indecent;
  • does not pertain directly to this site;
  • threatens or abuses others, libels, defames, invades privacy, stalks, is obscene, pornographic, racist, abusive, harassing, threatening or offensive;
  • seeks to exploit or harm children by exposing them to inappropriate content, asking for personally identifiable details or otherwise;
  • infringes any intellectual property or other right of any entity or person, including violating anyone’s copyrights or trademarks or their rights of publicity;
  • violates any law or may be considered to violate any law;
  • impersonates or misrepresents your connection to any other entity or person or otherwise manipulates headers or identifiers to disguise the origin of the content;
  • advertises any commercial endeavor (e.g., offering for sale products or services) or otherwise engages in any commercial activity (e.g., conducting raffles or contests, displaying sponsorship banners, and/or soliciting goods or services) except as may be specifically authorized on this site;
  • solicits funds, advertisers or sponsors;
  • includes programs which contain viruses, worms and/or Trojan horses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications;
  • disrupts the normal flow of dialogue, causes a screen to scroll faster than other users are able to type, or otherwise act in a way which affects the ability of other people to engage in real-time activities via this site;
  • includes MP3 format files;
  • amounts to a ‘pyramid’ or similar scheme;
  • disobeys any policy or regulations established from time to time regarding use of this site or any networks connected to this site; or
  • contains hyperlinks to other sites that contain content that falls within the descriptions set forth above.

Additionally, subscribers are specifically prohibited from posting negative or defamatory statements regarding Options Meister, contributors to the site or other subscribers.

In this regard, in the event of an actual or threatened violation of these “Terms of Use”, Subscriber acknowledges and agrees that such actions would cause Options Meister (and its affiliates, subsidiaries, shareholders, owners, directors, officers, contributors, subscribers, spokespersons, etc.) irreparable injury, the exact amount of which will be impossible or difficult to ascertain and that monetary damages alone will not provide an adequate remedy to Options Meister. Accordingly, Options Meister (and its affiliates, subsidiaries, shareholders owners, directors, officers, contributors, subscribers, spokespersons, etc.) shall be entitled to obtain an injunction from a court of competent jurisdiction prohibiting such action or threatened action without the need to post a bond.

Although under no obligation to do so, Options Meister reserves the right to monitor use of this site to determine compliance with these “Terms of Use”, as well the right to remove or refuse any information for any reason. Notwithstanding these rights, you remain solely responsible for the content of your submissions. You acknowledge and agree that neither Options Meister, nor any third party that provides Content to Options Meister, will assume or have any liability for any action or inaction by Options Meister or such third party with respect to any submission.

Options Meister may host message boards, chats and other public forums on its Sites. Any user failing to comply with the terms and conditions of this Agreement may be expelled from and refused continued access to, the message boards, chats or other public forums in the future. Options Meister or its designated agents may remove or alter any user-created content at any time for any reason. Message boards, chats and other public forums are intended to serve as discussion centers for users and subscribers. Information and content posted within these public forums may be provided by Options Meister staff, Options Meister’s outside contributors, or by users not connected with Options Meister, some of whom may employ anonymous user names. Options Meister expressly disclaims all responsibility and endorsement and makes no representation as to the validity of any opinion, advice, information or statement made or displayed in these forums by third parties, nor are we responsible for any errors or omissions in such postings, or for hyperlinks embedded in any messages. Under no circumstances will we, our affiliates, suppliers or agents be liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on information obtained through these forums. The opinions expressed in these forums are solely the opinions of the participants, and do not reflect the opinions of Options Meister or any of its subsidiaries or affiliates.

Options Meister has no obligation whatsoever to monitor any of the content or postings on the message boards, chat rooms or other public forums on the Sites. However, you acknowledge and agree that we have the absolute right to monitor the same at our sole discretion. In addition, we reserve the right to alter, edit, refuse to post or remove any postings or content, in whole or in part, for any reason and to disclose such materials and the circumstances surrounding their transmission to any third party in order to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request and to protect ourselves, our clients, sponsors, users and visitors.

Security

Any passwords used for this site are for individual use only. You will be responsible for the security of your password (if any). Options Meister will be entitled to monitor your password and, at its discretion, require you to change it. If you use a password that Options Meister considers insecure, Options Meister will be entitled to require the password to be changed and/or terminate your account.

You are prohibited from using any services or facilities provided in connection with this site to compromise security or tamper with system resources and/or accounts. The use or distribution of tools designed for compromising security (e.g., password guessing programs, cracking tools or network probing tools) is strictly prohibited. If you become involved in any violation of system security Options Meister reserves the right to release your details to system administrators at other sites in order to assist them in resolving security incidents. Options Meister reserves the right to investigate suspected violations of these “Terms of Use.”

Options Meister reserves the right to fully cooperate with any law enforcement authorities or court order requesting or directing Options Meister to disclose the identity of anyone posting any e-mail messages, or publishing or otherwise making available any materials that are believed to violate these “Terms of Use.”

BY ACCEPTING THIS AGREEMENT YOU WAIVE AND HOLD HARMLESS OPTIONS MEISTER FROM ANY CLAIMS RESULTING FROM ANY ACTION TAKEN BY OPTIONS MEISTER DURING OR AS A RESULT OF ITS INVESTIGATIONS AND/OR FROM ANY ACTIONS TAKEN AS A CONSEQUENCE OF INVESTIGATIONS BY EITHER OPTIONS MEISTER OR LAW ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITIES.

Miscellaneous

If any part of these “Terms of Use” is unlawful, void or unenforceable, that part will be deemed severable and will not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. These “Terms of Use”, along with the Privacy Policy and Earnings Disclaimer, constitute the entire agreement among the parties relating to this subject matter. Notwithstanding the foregoing, any additional terms and conditions on this site will govern the items to which they pertain. Options Meister may revise these “Terms of Use” at any time by updating this posting.

Last updated: July 16, 2016