- Personal Use. You agree to use the Services for your personal use. Your commercial use is limited to transactions done on your own behalf. Professionals (referred to as "Sellers") may provide information to consumers (referred to as "Customers") via the Services or, if authorized and legal, take actions on behalf of a consumer. Subject to the restrictions set forth in the following paragraphs, you may copy information from the Services only for your personal use only to (a) view, (b) print, (c) save, (d) fax, and (e) share via e-mail or social media outlets. You agree not to reproduce, sell, modify, decompile, distribute, disassemble or reverse engineer any portion of the Services without consent from RateBid.
- Restrictions and Additional Terms. You agree not to modify or remove copyright or trademark notices that appear in the Services. You will not use the Services for service bureau, resale, time-sharing or other similar purposes. Further:
- Acceptable Use. You agree not to use the Services in any way that is unlawful, or harms RateBid, its suppliers, service providers, or any other user. You agree not to use the Services in any way that breaches the RateBid Rules or any other policy described within the Services.
- Calls. The Services may provide contact information, including phone numbers, which can connect you with RateBid or other third parties, such as Sellers.
- Nature of the Services. RateBid allows customers to provide anonymous information (referred to as "RateBid Requests") to sellers of a variety of goods and services (such as real estate, mortgage, and insurance services) to request quotes (referred to as "RateBids) for services that these sellers provide. Sellers can choose to respond to a RateBid Request by submitting non-binding customized RateBids, which include terms they may be able to offer to a customer, based on information customers provide in their RateBid Requests. RateBids include sellers' contact information. RateBids for mortgages are not Good Faith Estimates. All business conducted as a result of an introduction by the RateBid Services is between the customer and the seller.
- The Role of RateBid; Disclaimer. RateBid does not recommend or endorse the goods or services of any Seller. RateBid does not guarantee that any RateBids submitted by Sellers will be granted to Customers. RateBid does not serve as an agent of either Customers or Sellers. RateBid is only providing as an introduction service between to customers and sellers. RateBid assumes no responsibility for any result or consequence related directly or indirectly to any action or inaction that you take based on the Services.
- Fees. The RateBid is free for Customers and Sellers; however RateBid reserves the right to begin charging fees to either Customers or Sellers for use of the services.
- Participating Sellers. Sellers using the RateBid Services are solely responsible for their services to Customers. You agree that RateBid shall not be liable for any damages or costs of any type arising out of or in any way connected with your use of the RateBid web site or the services offered by Sellers. RateBid reserves the right, at any time and in its sole discretion, to discontinue, terminate, or suspend the participation of any Seller or other user from the RateBid Web site. You understand that RateBid does not currently require Sellers to meet any standards to use the RateBid Web site and submit RateBids to customers, therefore Customers should perform due diligence and confirm credentials on Sellers using the Services.
- Privacy. RateBid will not provide personally identifying information about Customers to any Seller. However, RateBid will provide such information about Sellers to Customers. RateBid will also use such information to improve the relevance of advertising shown to you.
- Linked Materials. The Services may include links to products and/or services from third party web sites. RateBid takes no responsibility and does not endorse such products and/or services from these web sites.
- The Role of Sellers; Disclaimer. RateBid has not confirmed any information in any RateBid Request, any information about the Customer submitting a RateBid Request, or any information in a "RateBid Rating". RateBid does not endorse or recommend any Customer or the products or services of any particular Seller. RateBid does not guarantee information provided by any Customer, any terms or conditions offered by any Seller, or that a customer will be offered any type of product, service, or terms from any Seller . RateBid is not an agent of any Customer or Seller. RateBid is only providing an introductory service to Customers and Sellers. RateBid assumes no responsibility for any result or consequence related directly or indirectly to any action or inaction that a Seller takes based on the Service and any other information or other material on the Service.
- Interruption or Discontinuance. RateBid may interrupt any Sellers participation in the Service or discontinue the Service at any time. Any Seller may cease to provide RateBids at any time.
- Claims of Copyright Infringement. RateBid respects the intellectual property rights of others. Anyone who believes that their work has been infringed upon may notify RateBid.com LLC by calling 1-855-728-3243.
- NO WARRANTY. RATEBID PROVIDES THE SERVICES "AS IS," "WITH ALL FAULTS" AND "AS AVAILABLE," AND THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO SATISFACTORY QUALITY, PERFORMANCE, ACCURACY, AND EFFORT IS WITH YOU. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, RATEBID AND ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. RATEBID AND ITS SUPPLIERS EXPRESSLY DISCLAIM ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS, EXPRESS, STATUTORY AND IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION (A) WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WORKMANLIKE EFFORT, ACCURACY, TITLE, QUIET ENJOYMENT, NO ENCUMBRANCES, NO LIENS AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, (B) WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS ARISING THROUGH COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE, AND (C) WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE ACCESS OR USE.
- Real Estate Licenses. RateBid does not act as a real estate agent for you or any other user.
If you have any questions about RateBid's Terms and Conditions, please feel free to contact us.
This page was last updated September, 2011.