Terms Of Service

  1. Account Creation.
    Setup of your account will only be initiated after Lowcost-Backup have received payment and/or our partners have confirmed payment and screened the orders for fraud.
    Before Account creation is also carried out, we MUST be issued with a contact email address other than one based on the domain which the service is being set up for.

  2. Traffic and Storage Policies.
    Lowcost-Backup is set up to store only the public_html folder and any data bases connected to the site that the account is set up for.

    If customer tries to store any other information the account will be closed and the service terminated for the said client.

    The customer must ensure they have sufficient unused space on their site to allow for temporary storage of the backups during the processing.

  3. Acceptable Sites Policy
    All services provided by Lowcost-Backup may only be used for lawful purposes. This includes, but not limited to:
    Copyrighted material, material we judge to be threatening or obscene, pornography.
    The customer agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Lowcost-Backup from any claims resulting from the use of our services.

    Examples of unacceptable material:

    IRC Bots (Including ‘egg drops’ or any IRC related programs)
    Warez Sites
    Pirated Software
    Hate sites
    Hack programs and archives

    Lowcost-Backup will also not allow sites that provide points of distribution, or links to the above types of sites.
    Lowcost-Backup reserves the right to remove such illegal material from its servers immediately.
    Lowcost-Backup expressly forbids anyone from using Lowcost-Backup’s servers for the propagation, distribution, housing, processing, storing, or otherwise handling in any way lewd, obscene, or pornographic material, satanic material, or any other material which we deem to be objectionable. The designation of any materials as such described above is left entirely to the discretion of the Lowcost-Backup management.

  4. Zero Tolerance Spam Policy
    We take a zero tolerance stance against sending of unsolicited e-mail, bulk emailing, and spam. "Single optin" will be treated as spam. Any user who sends out spam will have their account terminated without notice.

    Lowcost-Backup reserves the right to charge the holder of the account used to send any unsolicited e-mail a clean up fee. This cost of the clean up fee is left entirely to the discretion of Lowcost-Backup. All rights reserved.

  5. Promotional Techniques.
    You are free to promote the link to Lowcost-Backup.com with any legal means that you may wish to use.

    Examples of acceptable ways to promote Lowcost-Backup.com are:
    through banners, text links, letters of recommendation to your newsletter subscribers or your client base.

    If you wish to promote Lowcost-Backup.com via Traffic Exchanges, you MUST use a splash page (we have provided a special link in your affiliate area that you are free to use).

    However, if you use SPAM (in any way, shape or form, including Single Optin Lists, email, and newsgroup spamming), or offer the Lowcost-Backup.com product on any WAREZ, CRACK, or SPAM oriented site, your account will be immediately terminated! Any referral fees not paid up to the point of termination will not be paid to you and will be property of Lowcost-Backup.com.

  6. Backups and Data Loss
    The use of the service is at your sole risk. Lowcost-Backup is not responsible for files and data that were corrupted during the backup process. You agree to take full responsibility for ensuring you have sufficient free space on your server to hold a temporary copy of the backups during the processing and transferring of the data to our server.

  7. Payment Policies
    You agree to supply appropriate payment for the services received from Lowcost-Backup, in advance of the time period during which such services are provided. You agree that until and unless you notify Lowcost-Backup of your desire to cancel any or all services received, those services will be billed on a recurring basis.

    Lowcost-Backup accepts Pay Pal as it’s primary means of payment. You will be setup with a recurring subscription to Lowcost-Backup’s services at the rate of your backup service plan. If you cancel at Pay Pal it is STILL your responsibility to send us written notification of your cancellation. The ONLY acceptable method of cancellation is by putting in a support ticket, no other method will be accepted.

    All payment is in U.S. currency.

    Accounts that are past due will be suspended within 120 hours of failed payment.
    Lowcost-Backup reserves the right to change prices at any time without notification to customer.
    No receipts or invoices will be sent by regular mail.
    The customer is responsible for all money owed on the account from the time it was established to the time that the customer notifies Lowcost-Backup in writing, as stated above, of a request for termination of services.
    Suspended sites will incur a $5.00 service charge to be reinstated.
    Lowcost-Backup also reserves the right to add a $20.00 late payment fee for any past due account
    At no time will Lowcost-Backup allow a backup service to be operational past the last day of the pre-paid date of services.
    If user fails to keep Pay Pal with current information to pay Lowcost-Backup, Lowcost-Backup will suspend the account without further notice and consider the account closed.

  8. Cancellation Policies
    Account cancellations must be submitted through the CLIENT AREA SUPPORT TICKET SYSTEM. Cancellation from any other source will not be honored so it is up to the customer to ensure that Lowcost-Backup always has a current contact Email address.
    Lowcost-Backup reserves the right to cancel and/or modify this service agreement at any time.
    Account cancellations must be dated before next date of recurring charges, or the next period is still payable in full.
    Account setup fees are not refundable and will be withheld from any cancellation request.
    In the event you cancel your service, you will be charged in full for the entire month in which you canceled your service.
    Account cancellations for accounts with a negative balance will be passed on to collections, and all services rendered to the party with the negative balance will be terminated.
    Once cancellation is processed, account is considered terminated pending all account information matches all information on file.

  9. Indemnification
    Customer agrees that it shall defend, indemnify, save and hold Lowcost-Backup harmless from any and all demands, liabilities, losses, costs and claims, including reasonable attorney’s fees asserted against Lowcost-Backup its agents, its customers, officers and employees, that may arise or result from any service provided or performed or agreed to be performed or any product sold by customer, its agents, employees or assigns. Customer agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Lowcost-Backup against liabilities arising out of

    Any injury to person or property caused by any products sold or otherwise distributed in connection with Lowcost-Backup; Any material supplied by customer infringing or allegedly infringing on the proprietary rights of a third party; Copyright infringement Any defective products sold to customers from Lowcost-Backup’s server.

  10. Disclaimer
    Lowcost-Backup will not be responsible for any damages your business may suffer. Lowcost-Backup makes no warranties of any kind, expressed or implied for services we provide. Lowcost-Backup disclaims any warranty or merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. This includes loss of data resulting from delays, no deliveries, wrong delivery, and any and all service interruptions caused by Lowcost-Backup and its employees.

  11. Changes to the TOS
    Lowcost-Backup reserves the right to revise its policies at any time without notice.