TERMS & CONDITIONS
Bestofme.ca is an eCommerce portal dealing with physical products carrying bestofme.ca’s trademark, physical products of other top-notch brands, and affiliate products from world class stores of international brands.
Joining and using bestofme.ca is free and simple, requiring only your email address and a password to get started. bestofme.ca does not sell or rent your personal information to third parties, and bestofme.ca does not ‘spam’ its members. bestofme.ca does not install or require you to install software on your computer. In other words, there is no ‘catch’. Bestofme.ca receives a fee for referring buyers to affiliated stores and uses that fee to pay members rewards (if any) on their purchases.
Please read this complete member agreement (“Agreement”) for full details on the bestofme.ca rewards (if any) Shopping Program (“Program”). We think you will agree that bestofme.ca offers the smartest way to shop online or in-store.
Becoming a Member
By enrolling as a member in the Program (“Member”), or by utilizing any of bestofme.ca shopping applications (“Applications”), you agree to be bound by this Agreement. Enrollment as a Member is simple: you must provide an email address so bestofme.ca can inform you when money or other rewards are credited to your account.
Members must be at least eighteen years old and agree not to use the Program for any illegal or fraudulent activity. Please be aware that participation in the Program and the opportunity to earn rewards (if any) are offered at the sole discretion of bestofme.ca, and bestofme.ca has the right to change this Agreement in whole or in part, at any time, with or without notice.
Earning rewards (if any)
Earning back a portion of your purchases as rewards (if any) is straightforward. Choose a store, product (physical products carrying bestofme.ca’s trademark or physical products of other top-notch brands, or affiliate products), coupon or other offer displayed on bestofme.ca or an bestofme.ca mobile application (if any), click the accompanying shopping link to be directed to the physical product carrying bestofme.ca’s trademark, physical products of other top-notch brands or on an affiliated store’s website, and complete a purchase to earn your reward (if any) on your net purchase amount. Please note that the net purchase amount excludes taxes, fees, shipping, gift-wrapping, discounts or credits, returns or cancellations, and extended warranties.
If you visit other sites before completing your purchase or use coupons not provided by bestofme.ca, your purchase might be associated with a service other than bestofme.ca and you might not earn rewards (if any) on your purchase. If you disable ‘cookies’ on your computer you will not be able to earn rewards (if any) as cookies are used to authenticate the user and be certain rewards (if any) is assigned to the Member account.
As mentioned, any purchase made using our affiliate link will eligible for a reward (if any). However, the payment of reward depends upon the merchant’s schedule of commission transfer. Should we receive the commission for your (correctly placed) purchase order, we will then only be able to share the commission with you. On purchase orders, bestofme.ca is not offering any reward other than sharing commission.
To receive payment of accrued rewards (if any) and any other rewards, you must establish and maintain an active account with bestofme.ca (“Active Account”) with the information necessary to process your payment: a valid email address at which you are able to receive email, a valid postal address at which you are able to receive mail, your first and last name, and a password to protect your account.
To maintain your Active Account, you must update your information if it changes and have shopped via bestofme.ca or an bestofme.ca Application or have accrued rewards (if any) at any time within the last twelve (12) months.
Bestofme.ca pays its members accrued rewards (if any) and other rewards every 3 months, at a minimum of C$50. Bestofme.ca will pay the commissions/rewards via check, Paypal, and sometimes other payment options. All the payments will be made in Canadian Dollars.
In addition, instead, sending your money in small frictions over a year, we can offer you a Big Fat Cheque (once a year or twice a year), or transfer the money you earn to your PayPal account if you’d prefer. We can even send the money to your favorite charity. All 100% free.
Also check FAQ for relevant questions.
Receiving Communications from bestofme.ca
By signing up for membership at bestofme.ca, you agree to receive communications that are account and membership related (e.g., that we’ve added money to your account, that we are mailing you a check on a certain date, etc.) as well as periodic shopping-related emails that highlight coupons & special deals that are available to bestofme.ca Members.
You can opt-out of receiving emails that are not account-related. Since we need to communicate account information with you in order to operate our service, you cannot unsubscribe from account information emails. But rest assured that we don’t send account emails unnecessarily. If you do not wish ever to hear from bestofme.ca, even if just to hear that we awarded you rewards (if any) , you can close your account by contacting bestofme.ca customer service department.
License to the Service
Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, bestofme.ca grants you a limited, non-exclusive, and revocable license to access and use the Service. Bestofme.ca (or its affiliate, if any) reserves the right to change, upgrade or discontinue the Service or any feature of the Service at any time, with or without notice.
Protecting Your Information
Bestofme.ca does not sell or rent your information to third parties. Bestofme.ca requires your name and address in order to send you payment of rewards (if any) and other rewards earned through bestofme.ca. Any other information gathered by bestofme.ca will be used only to improve your bestofme.ca experience, for example by minimizing the irrelevant content or offers you see and increasing the offers you see from your favorite stores.
However, in many cases, we need to share you personal information with the contractors or vendors to help us provide some of the services on bestofme.ca, some of whom may be our corporate affiliates (for instance, payment fulfillment or marketing services). Although, it is disclosed with the requirement that such Personal Information will be kept confidential and will be used only for those services only, we cannot be held liable for any breach from their held.
Merchandise Shipping, Exchange and Return Policies
For all physical products carrying bestofme.ca’s trademark and physical products of other top-notch brands you will find the shipping and return polices on bestofme.ca. However affiliate products from world class stores of international brands, bestofme.ca advise you to please refer to the respective website.
A product purchased using the Service is covered by the applicable Store’s return, exchange and shipping policies. With respect to the Shopping Cart, for all affiliate products from world class stores of international brands (excluding physical products carrying bestofme.ca’s trademark and physical products of other top-notch brands), bestofme.ca will obtain the shipping cost for you during the checkout process, however, their policies will not be available for review on the bestofme.ca during the checkout process. They are, available on the respective websites, should you wish to review them.
Personal Information and Processing
By using the Service, certain information about you such as payment information and billing and shipping address is provided to bestofme.ca in order to complete transactions with Bestofme.ca and the Affiliate Stores, and you authorize bestofme.ca to process and complete payment transactions on your behalf. You also authorize bestofme.ca and the Service to store such purchase information including, without limitation, your credit card number, for future purchases and transaction-matching purposes.
Privacy, Security and Information Collection
Limitations on Liability
Other than physical products carrying bestofme.ca’s trademark and physical products of other top-notch brands, you agree that neither bestofme.ca nor the Service is responsible or liable for the availability, accuracy, content, reliability or advertising of the merchandise or services of physical products of other top-notch brands, and affiliate products from world class stores of international brands.
Termination of Service
Bestofme.ca reserves the right, at any time, to modify or discontinue offering the Service in its sole discretion. If you are dissatisfied with any aspect of the Service at any time, your sole and exclusive remedy is to cease using the Service and/or provide Member comments to bestofme.ca. You agree that bestofme.ca will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, or termination of the Service.
Inactive Member Accounts & Termination of Membership
Membership in the bestofme.ca is free: there is no charge to be a Member or to earn and receive rewards (if any). If your account is inactive for more than twelve (12) consecutive months, bestofme.ca reserves the right to debit your bestofme.ca account balance two dollars ($2.00) per year to recover the cost of account maintenance until (i) you reactivate your account by starting a shopping session via bestofme.ca or bestofme.ca mobile Applications (if any), completing a qualifying purchase, or updating your account information (providing a valid name, email and mailing address), or (ii) your account balance is zero.
If the balance in your inactive account is or becomes zero, bestofme.ca will close the account permanently and cease to maintain your account records and Program access. The inactive account maintenance charge will not cause your account balance to become negative and will not cause you to owe money to bestofme.ca.
Program Limitations, Qualifications & Disclaimers
Membership in the Program is limited to individuals who are 18 years of age or older. Members may not use scripts or disguised redirects to derive financial benefit from bestofme.ca Members must have Internet access and maintain a valid email address to be eligible to receive the privileges and benefits of Membership.
Any failure to comply with these Terms & Conditions, any fraud or abuse relating to the accrual or receipt of rewards (if any) rewards, or any misrepresentation of any information furnished to bestofme.ca or its affiliates by you or anyone acting on your behalf may result in the termination of your Membership in the Program and forfeiture of your accrued rewards (if any) rewards.
The determination of whether or not a purchase made through an bestofme.ca Store (affiliate store or bestofme.ca’s store) qualifies for rewards (if any) is at the sole discretion of bestofme.ca
If an Affiliate Store fails to report a transaction to bestofme.ca or withholds payment to bestofme.ca for any reason, bestofme.ca reserves the right to cancel the rewards (if any) associated with that transaction.
If bestofme.ca has any reason to suspect fraudulent activity is associated with your account, bestofme.ca reserves the right to delay or withhold payment of rewards (if any). You give bestofme.ca permission to review your account with Affiliate Stores in cases where bestofme.ca suspects fraudulent activity. bestofme.ca is not responsible for lost or stolen payments, including gift cards.
Bestofme.ca is not responsible for payments delivered to the wrong address through no fault of bestofme.ca or for payment errors made by third party payments processors such PayPal.
It is your responsibility to check your account regularly to ensure that rewards (if any) has been properly credited and paid and that your account balance is accurate. If you do not believe that rewards (if any) has been correctly credited to your account you must contact bestofme.ca Member Service within 90 days of the transaction. Should you disagree with any adjustments made to your account or payments made to you, your sole remedy is to withdraw from the Program.
You may be taxed on your receipt of rewards (if any) payments and other consideration (merchandise, travel, etc.) for Member referrals, depending on the tax laws of federal, provincial, and local jurisdictions.
Bestofme.ca may choose to provide you with those notices to you on occasion. In all instances, you will be solely responsible for any and all tax liability arising out of the consideration received for Member referrals.
Bestofme.ca is not responsible for changes to, or discontinuance of, any Affiliate Store, or for any Affiliate Store withdrawal from the Program, or for any effect on accrual of rewards (if any) caused by such changes, discontinuance, or withdrawal. bestofme.ca is not responsible for changes to, or discontinuance of, any special offer or coupon code at an Affiliate Store site.
Bestofme.ca is not responsible, and will not be liable to you or anyone else, for any damages whatsoever and howsoever caused (including direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, exemplary or punitive damages) arising out of or in connection with its Applications or its information, or your ability on inability to access or use the Applications or its information, or any action or decision made by you in reliance on the Applications or its information, or any errors in or omissions from the Applications or its Information, or any unauthorized use or reproduction of the Websites or its Information, even if bestofme.ca has been advised of the possibility of these damages.
Members agree to indemnify and hold bestofme.ca, its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable legal fees, made by any party due to or arising out of a Member’s use of the Program.
Bestofme.ca provides its website and the Information on an “as is, where is” basis and do not make any express or implied warranties, representations, or endorsements with respect to the websites or the Information, including without limitation, warranties as to merchantability, operation, non-infringement, usefulness, completeness, accuracy, currency, reliability and fitness for a particular purpose.
Bestofme.ca reserves the right to terminate the Program at any time with or without notice. Except physical products carrying bestofme.ca’s trademark and physical products of other top-notch brands, bestofme.ca does not warrant, guarantee, or make any representations regarding the quality or accuracy of advertisements for any products or services offered or provided by Affiliate Stores in conjunction with the Program. In addition, bestofme.ca does not warrant that access to this site or use of its Applications will be uninterrupted or error-free, and bestofme.ca assumes no responsibility for any damage caused by your access or inability to access bestofme.ca or its Applications.
Further, bestofme.ca does not represent or warrant that the Applications will be available and meet a Member’s requirements, that access will be uninterrupted, that there will be no delays, difficulties in use, defects, incompatibility, failures, errors, omissions or loss of transmitted information, that no viruses or other contaminating or destructive properties will be transmitted or that no damage will occur to your computer system. You have sole responsibility for taking protection and backup of data and/or equipment and for taking reasonable and appropriate precautions to scan for computer viruses or other destructive properties.
Copyright and Trademark Laws
The Application and Program include literary, musical, dramatic and artistic works, including but not limited to computer programs, software, databases, text, Information, data, code, sounds, sound effects, sound recordings, audio, musical compositions, performances, video, cinematographic works, photographs, pictures, illustrations and graphics (the “Content”). All Content is protected by Canadian and international intellectual property laws and treaties, including copyright and trade-mark laws, and is owned by bestofme.ca, licensed to bestofme.ca .ca, or otherwise provided by a third-party.
All trademarks (including, but not limited to, trade names, logos, word and design marks) that appear in on bestofme.ca and it’s Program are the trade-marks or registered trademarks of bestofme.ca or of their respective owners and are protected from reproduction, dilution and confusing or misleading uses. The use of any trademark appearing on any of the Applications or the Program without the express written consent of the trademark owner is strictly prohibited.
Bestofme.ca Applications, the Information, the Terms & Conditions and the Privacy & Security Policy will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the province of Alberta and the laws of Canada applicable therein, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of laws, and notwithstanding your domicile, residence or physical location. All disputes, controversies or claims arising out of or in connection with the Applications, the Information, the Terms & Conditions and the Privacy & Security Policy shall be submitted to and be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Alberta. You submit and attorn to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the Province of Alberta to finally adjudicate or determine any suit, action or proceeding arising out of or in connection with the Applications, the Information, the Program and its Terms & Conditions and the Privacy & Security Policy.
If any provision of this Agreement is found invalid or unenforceable, that provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent possible, and the other provisions contained herein will remain in full force and effect. Bestofme.ca failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of the Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. This Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and bestofme.ca with respect to the Applications and the Program.
The Program and its associated services of bestofme.ca that are described, made available or provided on the Applications may be changed or withdrawn at any time without notice and are subject to the terms and conditions of the applicable agreements governing their use in force at the time of the provision of the service, in addition to the Terms & Conditions. In the event that the Terms & Conditions are inconsistent with the terms of any agreement that a member may have with bestofme.ca regarding a specific service or software, the terms of that agreement will govern.
The information, material and content provided in the pages of the Applications (the “Information”) is believed to be reliable when posted, but there is no guarantee that it is accurate, complete or current at all times. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the Information may include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors, and bestofme.ca and its officers, directors, employees and agents have no obligation to update the Information. The Information or the Websites may be changed, withdrawn or terminated at any time without notice.
Bestofme.ca may modify these Terms & Conditions from time to time, with or without notice, and your continued participation in the Program after such modification shall be deemed to be your acceptance of any such modification. It is your responsibility to check the Terms & Conditions page of the bestofme.ca website regularly to determine whether the Terms & Conditions has been modified. If you do not agree to any modification of this Agreement, you must immediately cease participation in the Program.