Customer Terms. The legal stuff

 

Acceptance

By using Deal Director you accept and agree to our Terms of Service. We reserve the right to change these at any time, and the most current version will be available to view on the website. By continuing to use us you accept any changes.

Offer Terms

Each offer is unique and will therefore have its own specific terms of use, whether these are our standard offer terms or specific offer terms set by the merchant. The offer terms form part of the legal agreement between you the Deal Director user and the merchant.
All offers are created by other companies, which Deal Director does not control. We cannot be held responsible for any dispute arising from your use of Deal Director so we advise you to read and agree to all offer terms before you purchase from the merchant.

Privacy

Our Privacy Policy also forms part of our Terms of Service. Any information arising from your ongoing use of Deal Director is covered by this. The Policy is available Here.

Age and Other Restrictions

By claiming an offer to your online wallet you are undertaking responsibility to abide by local law and merchant conditions such as age, right to entry / admission etc.
Deal Director does not count as identification for buying alcohol or anything else with a legal age restriction.

Intellectual Property

Deal Director owns our website apps, software, domains, content and everything else here. It is all protected by UK and International Copyright and Intellectual Property Laws.
Our name, logo, graphics and icons are all trademarked and ours so please don’t use them without permission. All supplier logos and images belong to them so please ask the supplier before using them.
All offer codes belong to us. You are welcome to use them for yourself but they are non-transferrable and must not be re-sold.

Emails

From time to time we may send you emails or newsletters about Deal Director, our products and our forthcoming updates to the Deal Director App. You can choose to unsubscribe at any time.
You also agree for us to send you any legal notifications by email.

Interference

You agree not to do anything that might in any way interfere with Deal Director or any infrastructure it works on. This includes but is not limited to things like uploading code or viruses or trying to disrupt our servers. You also agree to stick to any relevant local or national laws. It is your responsibility to know these.

Charges

Deal Director is always free for you to use in order to claim an offer or offers. All Internet, wireless, data or other charges are your responsibility.

Use of Communications

You agree that we can use anything you send to us for any purpose we need to. This may include development and improvement of our services or technology or marketing. We won’t use your name or picture in marketing without asking you.
We don’t have to pay you for anything you send us but if it adds value we’ll try and do something for you. This will be at the discretion of the Deal Director team.

Warranty and Liability

We provide Deal Director to you for free and what you see is what you get. We do our upmost to provide a constantly running service, however we cannot guarantee smooth operation at all times. If it doesn’t work for you then please contact us for help.
We cannot be held accountable if things go wrong. We have used all reasonable efforts to ensure we won’t cause any inconvenience, disruption or damage.
Deal Director or any connected parties will not be responsible for any loss or damage that could be caused from using our services. If a court decides otherwise, our legal liability will be limited.

Governing Law

These terms are governed by the laws of United Kingdom and you agree that any legal action arising from them shall be conducted in the United Kingdom.

Indemnity

If you use Deal Director, break any law or violate anybody’s rights then you agree that it’s not our fault and that you will pay our associated legal or other costs arising from your actions.

Other

If any of the terms on their own are held not to be enforceable, then the remaining terms will still stand. If we don’t enforce them it doesn’t mean we won’t and we still can at any time.
Our Terms of Service have been presented in a clear and concise format. This is still a legal document, which requires your full attention and agreement. If you have any questions or require further clarification please do not hesitate to contact us.

Contact

Please use the details provided on our Contact page to get in touch.
Alternatively you can write to us at:
Deal Director
Hamilton House, Strathaven
SCOTLAND ML10 6SY

DealDirector.com is the trading name of Workspoke Ltd. Registered Company Number SC529235.

 

Offer. Terms

When you claim an offer via Deal Director you will receive a Voucher verification screenshot, This has to be presented at your redemption location.
The offer is only valid with this screenshot or print therof and enables a purchase at the Deal Director offer rate at the Merchants location.
Offers are time limited so are only valid at the Merchants specified times.
Offers are only valid at the location offering them through Deal Director.
Offers are considered binding once accepted. If in doubt, speak with your chosen Merchant before claiming a discount offer voucher.

Any special conditions added by the Merchant must be met in order for the offer to be valid.

 

Merchant. Terms

 

Acceptance

If you use Deal Director then you accept and agree to these terms. We reserve the right to change them at any time but we will always notify you of anything other than minor changes to wording. The most current version will be available on the website. By continuing to use us you accept any changes.
You agree that you have the authority to enter into this contract on behalf of your organisation and that you will be responsible for the management of users within your organisation and their use of Deal Director.

Offer Terms

We have defined a set of General Offer Terms, available on our website Here. You specify the commercial and other terms of your offers, for instance any discount, times of validity etc.
You are also free to add your own special conditions, for instance ‘everyone claiming the offer must be 18 years or older’ but your conditions must not conflict with the General Offer Terms.
You are responsible for any terms or conditions that you add.

Offer Validity

All claimed offers are considered binding, so if a customer claims an offer and presents a verification screen within the validity period, then you must honour it.
You may edit an offer after it goes live. In some cases we reserve the right to cancel or make changes to live offers where it is that clear you, the merchant have made a mistake. All merchants must preview all offer details prior to live publishing and especially check your offer terms so as not to confuse customers taking up your offer.

Billing

All plans have a monthly subscription fee of £20, which is payable monthly from the account or card of your choosing upon sign up.
We will investigate any persistent non-use or abuse of the platform from customers and / or merchants.
Payment Terms

Your subscription to the Service renews automatically for the same term selected upon initial payment on a month-to-month basis. You may change your subscription term at any time by contacting us using one of the methods set forth in the Contact Information section below. If you are paying by credit card, your credit card will be charged once a month for monthly subscriptions and at the time your annual subscription payment has been depleted based on your number of employees and subscribed services. Deal Director will email you a receipt when your card has been charged. If your card cannot be charged, your access to Services may be suspended and you will need to update your card information in order to resume use. There will be no refunds or credits for partial months of service.

All fees are exclusive of all taxes or duties imposed by governing authorities. Other than sales taxes which we may be required to collect from you and remit to appropriate taxing authorities, you alone are responsible for payment of all such taxes or duties.

Deal Director may at any time, upon notice of at least 90 days or a longer period if required by Applicable Law, change the price of your subscription or any part thereof, or institute new charges or fees. Price changes and institution of new charges implemented will come into effect for all new subscribers after the effective date of the change. If you do not agree to any such price changes, then you must cancel your subscription and stop using the Service prior to the commencement of the renewal subscription period for which the price change applies.

 

Cancellation Policy

This Agreement will remain in effect until all subscriptions granted in accordance with this Agreement have expired or this Agreement is terminated by you or Deal Director (the “Term”). If you elect to use the Service for a free trial period, and do not purchase a subscription before the end of such period, this Agreement will expire at the end of the free trial period.

User subscriptions purchased by you commence on the start date specified upon payment and continue for the subscription term selected at the time of payment.

You are solely responsible for the proper cancellation of your account. You may cancel your account without cause at any time by logging into your account and navigating to subscriptions and manually cancelling your subscription. Deal Director may terminate this Agreement at any time in the event you materially breach this Agreement and do not cure such breach within 30 days of written notice (including notice by email) provided by Deal Director. However, in the case of your non-payment (including in the event when your credit card cannot be charged), BigMcDeal may suspend your access to the Service upon any such non-payment and may terminate this Agreement, if such breach is not remedied within 30 days of notice by Deal Director to you. Further, in the event you cancel your account or this Agreement is terminated by Deal Director or you, Deal Director will refund to you any prepaid fees covering any period of the term remaining after the date of termination for all subscriptions. However, no refund will be granted for the then-current month. Notice via email by Deal Director to you will be sent to the email address you have provided to us.

In the event your account is terminated, other than in instances where it is terminated by Deal Director for your non-payment, you and your customers will continue to have the ability to download the deal/offer/discount

Deal Director may downgrade, suspend or terminate your access to the Service without liability, following a 30 day notification period, if such action is based on Deal Director good faith belief that you have violated any provision of this agreement.

 

Intellectual Property

Workspoke Ltd owns the website, app, native apps, software, domains, content and everything else here. It is all protected by UK and International Copyright and Intellectual Property Laws.

Your Licence

We are really happy that you have chosen to use us and grant you a limited licence to use all the above within our framework. You may not sell, export, licence, modify, copy, reverse engineer, distribute or transmit any of our intellectual property without our express written consent. Except any marketing, feel free to distribute and transmit that as much as you like as long as it’s credited to us.
If you break this (or any other) rule we may terminate your account and any benefits associated with your account may be lost. We may also seek damages for any harm you may cause us.
Our name, logo, graphics and icons are all trademarked and ours so please don’t use them without permission. We grant you permission to use all of the above in any marketing or advertising campaign that highlights your use of our service.
Your logo and any other images or descriptions you upload on our site remain your intellectual property and you are responsible for their protection. We may use them to as part of marketing to promote our services.
You are responsible for the accuracy of anything you upload to Deal Director.
We own all generated verification screens and they may not be re-sold.

Emails

From time to time we may send you emails about us, our products, what we can do to help your business and add value to your brand. We won’t bombard you and you can unsubscribe from marketing emails at any time.
We will continue to send you billing, legal and other important communications via email whilst you remain a customer.

Conduct

You agree not to do anything that may in any way interfere with Deal Director or any infrastructure it works on. This includes but is not limited to things like uploading code or viruses or trying to tamper with our servers.
We will do our best to keep Deal Director up and running at all times. We may need to interrupt the service now and again for maintenance or changes but we will try to minimise the impact of these. We may change the site or update the app at any time.

Legality

You as a business certify that you are legally entitled to provide the products and services that you promote through Deal Director.
You are responsible for sticking to local and national laws whilst using our service.
You agree that you will not use Deal Director in conjunction with any activity that could be considered money laundering.
We are not responsible for any breaches of licensing or other laws as a result of the public using our service. You as the ultimate vendor take full responsibility.

Communications

You agree that we can use anything you send to us for any purpose we need to. This may include development and improvement of our services or technology or marketing.

Warranty and Liability

We provide the Deal Director Platform to you on the agreed commercial terms. We do our best to ensure the platform runs smoothly at all times, but we cannot guarantee this in the case of circumstances beyond our control. You agree we are not responsible if things go wrong. Please contact us if you experience any problems and we will try our best to resolve the matter.
Deal Director or any connected parties will not be responsible for any loss or damage that could be caused from using it. If a court decides otherwise, our legal liability will be limited.

Governing Law

These terms are governed by the laws of the United Kingdom and you agree that any legal action arising from them shall be conducted in the United Kingdom.

Indemnity

If you use Deal Director, break any law or violate anybody’s rights then you agree that it’s not our fault and that you will pay our associated legal or other costs arising from your actions.

Other

If any of the terms on their own are held not to be enforceable, then the remaining terms will still stand. If we don’t enforce them it doesn’t mean we won’t and we still can at any time.
Our Terms of Service have been presented in a clear and concise format. This is still a legal document, which requires your full attention and agreement. If you have any questions or require further clarification please do not hesitate to contact us.

Contact

Please use the details provided on our Contact Us Page to get in touch.
Alternatively you can write to us at:
Deal Director

Hamilton House, Strathaven, SCOTLAND, ML10 6SY

 

Privacy Policy. How we use data

 

This is the privacy and cookies policy for www.DealDirector.com and the Deal Director App For the purposes of this privacy policy, both the website and application shall be referred to as the “Deal Platform”. The Deal Platform is owned and operated by Workspoke Ltd (we, us and our). For the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1998, we are the data controller.
We are committed to protecting your privacy online. We appreciate that you do not want the personal information you provide to us distributed indiscriminately and here we explain how we collect information, what we do with it and what controls you have.
By using the deal platform, you consent to the collection and use of information in accordance with this privacy policy.
We reserve the right to change this privacy policy from time to time by changing it on the deal platform. This privacy policy was last updated on 13 June 2016.

INFORMATION WE MAY COLLECT FROM YOU

We may collect and process the following information about you:
• information (such as your name, email address, postal address and telephone number) that you provide by completing forms on the Deal Platform, including if you register as a user of the Deal Platform, subscribe to any service, upload or submit any material via the Deal Platform, request any information or enter into any competition or promotion we may sponsor;
• in connection with an account sign-in facility, your password and log-in details;
• your preferences, which helps us provide you with more tailored offers;
• details of any transactions made by you through the Deal Platform
• communications you send to us, for example to report a problem or to submit queries, concerns or comments regarding the Deal Platform or its content;
• information from surveys that we may, from time to time, run on the Deal Platform for research purposes, if you so choose to respond to them;
• details of your visits to the Deal Platform, the resources you access and any data you download;
• if you make any purchases, your financial information (like your credit or debit card numbers);
• non-personal data. For purposes of this privacy policy, “non-personal data” means information that does not directly identify you. Additionally, non-personal data means “aggregate” and “de-personalized” information, which is data we collect about the use of Deal Director’s services, from which any personally identifiable data has been removed. We may use tools or third party analytical software to automatically collect and use certain non-personal data that does not directly enable us to identify you. The types of non-personal data we may collect and use include, but are not limited to: (i) device properties, including, but not limited to IP address, Media Access Control (“MAC”) address and unique device identifier or other device identifier (“UDID”); (ii) device software platform and firmware; (iii) mobile phone carrier; (iv) geographical data such as post code and coarse location; (v) other non-personal data as reasonably required by Deal Director to enhance our products and services.
• information obtained from your social networking profile, if you log-in via a social networking site.
You are under no obligation to provide any such information. However, if you should choose to withhold requested information, we may not be able to provide you with certain services.

USES MADE OF YOUR INFORMATION

We will use the information you provide to:
• help us to build a profile of your preferences so we can offer you offers and services you are interested in;
• enable us to process your orders and to provide you with the services and information offered through the Deal Platform and which you request;
• administer your account with us;
• verify and carry out financial transactions in relation to payments you make through the Deal Platform;
• share with third parties necessary to process your transactions with us, such as credit card companies and banks;
• share with our merchants for the purposes of redeeming the tickets you purchase from the Deal Platform;
• exchange information with other companies for fraud protection and credit risk reduction;
• contact you by post, phone or email when necessary to discuss the transactions entered into by you on the Deal Platform;
• audit the downloading of data from the Deal Platform;
• improve the layout and/or content of the pages of the Deal Platform and customise them for users;
• identify visitors to the Deal Platform;
• carry out research on our users’ demographics and tracking of sales data;
• share with social networking sites at your request; and
• disclose to lawful authorities when required to do so by law.
We will also use information you provide to us for the purposes of contacting you with information or offers regarding upcoming events, products, services or surveys. This shall only be done with your consent and our direct marketing policy which is explained in full below.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

When you visit the Deal Platform, we may automatically collect additional information about you, such as the type of phone or operating system you use and, if you came to the website, the type of internet browser you use and the website from which you have come to the site. Also, depending on whether you access Deal Director on your PC or via your mobile device, we will collect your IP address (the unique address which identifies your home computer on the internet) or the unique identifier (which is linked to your mobile device) which are automatically recognised by our servers. You cannot be identified solely from this information and it is only used to assist us in providing an effective service on the Deal Platform and to collect broad demographic information for aggregate use.
The website uses cookies to store certain information. Cookies are pieces of information that a website transfers to your hard drive to store and sometimes track information about you. Although they do identify a user’s device, cookies do not personally identify users. Cookies are specific to the server that created them and cannot be accessed by other servers, which means they cannot be used to track your movements around the internet.
For more information about how we use cookies and other tracking devices, please refer to our Cookie Policy.

INFORMATION SHARING

We may disclose aggregate statistics about visitors to the Deal Platform, customers and sales in order to describe our services to prospective partners, advertisers, potential merchants and other reputable third parties and for other lawful purposes, but these statistics will include no personally identifiable information.
We may disclose your personal information to any of our affiliates, or to our agents or contractors who assist us in providing the services we offer through the Deal Platform, processing transactions, fulfilling requests for information, receiving and sending communications, updating marketing lists, analysing data, providing support services or in other tasks, from time to time. Our agents and contractors will only use your information to the extent necessary to perform their functions.
In the event that we undergo re-organisation or are sold to a third party, you agree that any personal information we hold about you may be transferred to that re-organised entity or third party.
We may disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or if we believe that such action is necessary to prevent fraud or cyber crime or to protect the Deal Platform or enforce the terms under which you transact with us or enforce the rights, property or personal safety of any person.

PUBLIC FORUMS

The Deal Platform may, from time to time, make public forums available to its users. Any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when using these and never disclose your personal information.

EXTERNAL LINKS

The Deal Platform may contain links to external sites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or the content of such sites.

PAYMENT PROCESSING

Payment details you provide will be encrypted using industry standard 128 bit secure sockets layer (SSL) technology before they are submitted to us or our payment partners over the internet. Payments made on the Deal Platform are made through our payment solutions providers, PayPal (our “PSP”). You will be providing credit or debit card information directly to the PSP which operates a secure server to process payment details, encrypting your credit/debit card information and authorising payment. We do not store your credit card number or security code on our servers, though it may transit through our servers as it passes to PSP. Information which you supply to our PSP is not within our control and is subject to PSP’s own privacy policy and terms and conditions.

MARKETING TO YOU

We may send you information we think you may find useful or which you have requested from us by push notification and/or (if you provide us with your e-mail address) by e-mail, including information about the latest or upcoming events featured on the Deal Platform, provided you have indicated that you do not object to being contacted for these purposes and we will always give you the option to opt-out of receiving further e-mails or push notifications by following the unsubscribe instructions on any communications sent to you.
Additionally we may allow, if you consent by opting-in to receive such information and offers, carefully selected third parties to send you information directly which you may find useful regarding their products and services.
You can tell us not to contact you with information regarding the products or services of third parties, or to share your details with third parties so that they can directly send you information regarding their products and services, either at the point such information is collected on the Deal Platform (by checking the relevant box), or where you do not wish us to continue to use your information in this way by following the unsubscribe instructions on any communications sent to you.
You can also exercise this right at any time by contacting us using the contact details at the end of this privacy policy.
When you Collect a voucher from Deal Director, you may at that time be offered an opportunity to purchase third party products or services or enter third party promotions or loyalty programmes. If you expressly consent to purchase those products or services or enter into the promotions or programmes you authorise us to share your name, e-mail address and, where necessary and only where you have consented for us to do so, your financial and billing details with that third party merchant. The use of your personal information will be governed by the terms of that merchant’s own terms of supply and privacy policy, so ensure that you read the relevant terms and privacy policy carefully before you agree to purchase from, or participate with that third party merchant.

YOUR LOCATION DATA

In order to get the most out of our service and to allow us to provide you with tailored offers, we need to process your approximate location from time to time. The types of location data that will be processed are your latitude, longitude, cell tower ID, etc. Your location data will only be processed for as long as necessary in order for us to respond to your request for tailored offers. After this the data will be deleted. The location data may be transferred to our merchants for the purpose of providing you with the best offers at that time to match your preferences.
You can choose not to allow us to process your approximate location at the time you connect to the app, or any time after that either by changing the settings on your mobile device or by contacting us using the contact details at the end of this privacy policy. Please note that if you choose not to allow us to process your location data, we will not have enough data in order to provide you with the full benefit of our service (e.g. a list of tailored offers matched to your approximate location).

SECURITY

We place great importance on the security of all personally identifiable information associated with our users. We have security measures in place to attempt to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of personal information under our control. For example, our security and privacy policies are periodically reviewed and enhanced as necessary and only authorized personnel have access to personal information. Whilst we cannot ensure or guarantee that loss, misuse or alteration of information will never occur, we use all reasonable efforts to prevent it.
You should bear in mind that submission of information over the internet is never entirely secure. We cannot guarantee the security of information you submit via the Deal Platform whilst it is in transit over the internet and any such submission is at your own risk.

STORAGE OF YOUR INFORMATION

Information that you submit via the Deal Platform is sent to and stored on secure servers located across the United Kingdom and other European Economic Area countries. This is necessary in order to process the information. Information submitted by you may be transferred by us to our other offices and/or to the third parties mentioned in the circumstances described above, which may be situated outside the European Economic Area and may be processed by staff operating outside the European Economic Area. By submitting information via the Deal Platform, you agree to this storing, processing and/or transfer.

YOUR RIGHTS

You have a legal right under the Data Protection Act 1998 to a copy of all the personal information about you held by us. On request, we will provide you with a copy of this information subject to a fee not exceeding £10. You also have a right to correct any errors in that information. As mentioned above, you have a right to prevent the use of your personal information for direct marketing purposes.

COOKIE POLICY

When you interact with the Deal Platform, we try to make that experience simple and meaningful. When you visit our Deal Platform our Web server sends a cookie to your computer or mobile device (depending on how you access the site). Cookies are small pieces of information which are issued to your computer when you visit a website and which store and sometimes track information about your use of the site. A number of cookies we use last only for the duration of your web session and expire when you close the Deal Platform, these are known as session cookies. Other cookies used to remember you when you return to the Deal and will last for longer, these are known as persistent cookies.
We use cookies to:
• remember that you have visited us before; this means we can identify the number of unique visitors we receive. This allows us to make sure we have enough server capacity for the number of users we get;
• customize elements of the promotional layout and/or content of the pages of the site; and
• collect statistical information about how you use the site so that we can improve the site and learn which parts of the website are most popular to visitors.
Some of the cookies used by our Deal Platform are set by us, and some are set by third parties who are delivering services on our behalf. For example, social networking sites.
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but, if you prefer, you can change your browser to prevent that or to notify you each time a cookie is set. You can also learn more about cookies by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org which includes additional useful information on cookies and how to block cookies using different types of browser. Please note however, that by blocking or deleting cookies used on the site you may not be able to take full advantage of the Deal Platform if you do so.
In addition to cookies, tracking Gifs may be set by us or third parties in respect of your use of the site. Tracking Gifs are small image files within the content of our site or the body of our newsletters so we or third parties can understand what parts of the website are visited or whether particular content is of interest.
Please also look at our privacy policy which gives details about how we use any personal information you give us.

CONTACTING US

Please submit any questions, concerns or comments you have about this privacy policy or any requests concerning your personal data by email to
support@DealDirector.com
or write to us at:
Deal Director
Hamilton House
Strathaven
SCOTLAND
ML10 6SY