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You must be at least 18 years of age to use the Site. You may access and use the Site for personal, non-commercial purposes only. As a condition to your continued use of the Site, you warrant to Equity Advantage that you will not use the Site for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by these Terms and Conditions. Equity Advantage reserves the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, or cancel orders in its sole discretion.
If you create an account on the Site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. If you are under 18 years of age, you may only use the Site with a parent or guardian.
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WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING ON THE SITE IS PROVIDED TO YOU "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, COVERING THE SERVICES AVAILABLE ON THE SITE AND THE ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN YOUR ACCOUNT OR WITHIN THE SITE. EQUITY ADVANTAGE MAKES NO WARRANTIES ABOUT THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS OR TIMELINESS OF THE SITE CONTENT, SOFTWARE TEXT, GRAPHICS, AND LINKS, OR ABOUT RESULTS TO BE OBTAINED FROM USING THE SITE OR EQUITY ADVANTAGE SERVICES.
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The Site also contains advertisements by third parties. Unless otherwise specifically stated on the Site, Equity Advantage does not endorse or make any representation regarding the liability, quality, or accuracy of any products or services featured in, or linked to any advertisement that appears on the Site.
Unless otherwise prohibited under these Terms and Conditions, you are hereby licensed to create hyperlinks to the content on the home page of the Site, provided that the hyperlink accurately describes the content as it appears on the Site. Equity Advantage reserves the right to revoke this license generally, or your right to use specific links, at any time, and may normally break any hyperlink after 14 days. Under no circumstances may you "frame" the Site or any of its content or copy portions of the Site to a server, except as part of an Internet service provider's incidental caching of pages. Each page within Equity Advantage must be displayed in full (including all trademarks, branding, advertising and promotional materials), without any accompanying frame, border, margin, design, branding, trademark, advertising or promotional materials not originally displayed on the page within Equity Advantage.
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You agree that Equity Advantage may terminate your use of the Site, if Equity Advantage reasonably believes that you have violated or acted inconsistently with the letter or spirit of these Terms and Conditions of Use, or violated the rights of Equity Advantage or any third party, or for any reason with or without notice to you. You agree that Equity Advantage may modify or discontinue the Site, with or without notice to you. You agree that Equity Advantage will not be liable to you or any third party as a result of such modification or discontinuation.
The provisions entitled "Disclaimer of Warranties," "Limitation of Liability," "Indemnification," "Trademarks," and "General Provisions" will survive termination of this agreement.
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