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Terms of Service

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Subscription period

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Your subscription expires after 365 days from the signup. When a subscription expires, you will loose access to all Services.

Renewal of subscription

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You can acquire new subscription anytime, but please acknowledge that it will be treated as new subscriptions / account, and as such it will not prolong your other subscription(s).

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If you live outside Euro-area, please do acknowledge that Paypal will automatically convert the Euro-payment to Your local currency with no fees to You.

Refunds (Premium subscriptions only)

Due to nature of the service (and low acquisition cost of membership) refunds are not provided.

If our Services experience downtime for more than than 24 consistent hours, We will automatically prolong your subscription period.

Transfer of Service

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If any misuse of Service is noticed, that specific subscription/account is closed down immediately without advance notice.

Disputes

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