User Agreement

TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE

Welcome to Franchise Group, Inc. Web Site ("Web Site"). By using this Web Site, you agree to be bound by the following terms and all applicable laws and regulations (including export and re-export control laws), and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree to these Terms and Conditions of Use, please do not use the Web Site.

Limited License 

You should assume that everything that you read or see on the Web Site is copyrighted or otherwise protected and owned by Franchise Group or some third party who licensed to Franchise Group the right to use such material. Unless otherwise expressly noted, nothing that you read or see on the Web Site may be copied or used except as provided in these Terms and Conditions of Use or with the prior written approval of Franchise Group.

We grant you permission to print individual pages from the Web Site, unless otherwise expressly noted, for your own personal, noncommercial use in learning about, evaluating or purchasing Franchise Group’s services or products. No other permission is granted to you to print, copy, reproduce, distribute, license, transfer, sale, transmit, upload, download, store, display in public, alter or modify these materials. This grant of permission is not a transfer of title, and under this permission you may not:

  • use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or noncommercial);
  • remove any copyright, or other proprietary notations from the materials;
  • transfer the materials to another person or "mirror" the materials on any other server.

We make no warranties or representations to you that your use of any materials displayed on the Web Site will not infringe the rights of third parties.

Restrictions on Use of Materials on the Web Site 

All material on the Web Site, including all files, images, text, software, and data, are the property of Franchise Group. These materials are licensed to you for your personal, non-commercial use. You may download, print, or view these materials on your personal computer, provided you do not delete or change any of the information, including copyright and trademark notices.

You may not modify, reverse-engineer, disassemble, redistribute, republish, upload, or re-use any of the text, graphics, or other materials on the Web Site without Franchise Group's written permission.

Third Party Web Sites 

Franchise Group may provide links and pointers to Internet sites maintained by others ("Third Party Sites"). Such links are provided for your reference only. Franchise Group does not control such Third Party Sites and is not responsible for the content of or any products or services offered on those sites.

Submitted Information 

If you submit information to us, excluding personal and financial information related to tax preparation, credit card payments, refund anticipation loans or other bank products, but including any comments, remarks, suggestions, ideas, notes, drawings, graphics, concepts or other information, you are giving that information, and all your rights in it, to Franchise Group free of charge, and that information will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary and may be used by Franchise Group for any purpose, without your consent or any compensation to you or anyone else. This is true whether you submit such information to us by e-mail, through a form on the Web Site, on a bulletin board, or in any other manner.

Please do not submit or transmit any material that is unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, profane, or might in any other way violate any law. You are solely responsible for any material you submit to us.

Through your usage of the Web Site, you may submit and/or Franchise Group may gather and track your page views, how you came to visit the site, and length of time viewing pages. Franchise Group is free to use such information for internal studies and analyses.

United States Only 

All materials on this Web Site are provided solely for the purpose of promoting Franchise Group's operations, services and products in the United States, its territories, possessions and protectorates. Franchise Group makes no representation that the materials on the Web Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations. If, despite these conditions, you use the Web Site from outside the United States, you are solely responsible for compliance with any applicable foreign or local laws.

Trademarks, Trade Names, and Service Marks 

Unless otherwise indicated, all logos, names, package designs, and marks on the Web Site are trademarks or service marks owned or used under license by Franchise Group. The use or misuse of any of these marks or other information is strictly prohibited.

Modification and Termination of This Agreement 

Franchise Group may modify this agreement at any time without notice to you. By continuing to use this Web Site after Franchise Group posts any such changes, you agree to be bound by the modified terms of the agreement. If you do not agree to any change, you must immediately stop using and accessing the Web Site.

The effective date of the latest version of the agreement, as stated below, indicates the last time the agreement was materially modified. Checking the effective date below allows you to determine whether there have been material modifications since the last time you reviewed the agreement.

Effective date of this agreement: November 12, 2019.

Franchise Group may terminate this agreement at any time, without notice to you, if it believes, in its sole judgement, that you have breached or may breach any term or condition of this agreement, or it may terminate this agreement for its convenience.

You may terminate this agreement at any time by destroying all materials received from the Web Site and ceasing to use the Web Site.

Dispute Resolution 

This agreement has been made in and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia. By using this Web Site, you agree to the sole and exclusive venue and jurisdiction of the state courts of Virginia Beach, Virginia, and the federal court located in Norfolk, Virginia, for any and all disputes arising out of or related to this agreement or the use of this Web Site.

END USER LICENSE AGREEMENT

NOTICE TO USERS:

This system is the private property of Franchise Group, Inc. (“Franchise”). Franchise grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable limited license to use this system for authorized use only. Franchise owns all rights to the system, data, files, network or other information used in this system. Users (authorized or unauthorized) have no explicit or implicit expectations of privacy. All existing laws (federal and state) apply to your use of this system, including not only those laws and regulations that are specific to computers, software and networks, but also those that may apply generally to personal conduct. Franchise internal regulations and policies apply to your use of this system Additionally, all of Franchise’s regulations and policies apply to your use of this system including, but not limited to, the privacy policy. Any or all uses of this system and all files on this system may be intercepted, monitored, recorded, copied, audited, inspected, and disclosed to your employer, to authorized site, government, and law enforcement personnel, as well as authorized officials of government agencies, both domestic and foreign. By using this system, the user consents to such interception, monitoring, recording, copying, auditing, inspection, and disclosure at the discretion of such personnel or officials. Unauthorized or improper use of this system may result in civil and criminal penalties under applicable statutes and administrative or disciplinary action, as appropriate. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, Franchise, disclaims all warranties, either express or implied, including but not limited to implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, informational content or accuracy, title and non-infringement, with regard to this system. By continuing with the use of this system, you agree to the terms above. LOG OFF IMMEDIATELY if you do not agree to the conditions stated in this notice.