Right to use reserved
LITTLE LISTINGS is a child-focussed directory. We expressly reserve the right to accept or decline any user listing based on appropriateness of content and/or security.
Little Listings only accepts monthly credit card payments. Monthly payments are facilitated through our Payfast payment gateway who are an approved payment gateway for First National Bank South Africa. Payfast uses Extended Validation SSL with 256-bit encryption. Only two of the four major South African banks use this –the highest– level of encryption currently available. No credit card details are stored on the website. Customers may go to https://www.payfast.co.za/ to view more details on their security and credibility.
User account, password and security
You will receive a password and account name upon registration with LITTLE LISTINGS. You are responsible for keeping your password and account details confidential. You are also solely responsible for all activities that take place through your password and/or account. By registering with us and using your account, you agree to (1) immediately notify LITTLE LISTINGS of any unauthorized use of your password and/or account, as well as any other breach of security you may be aware of; and (2) ensure that you log out of your account at the end of each session. LITTLE LISTINGS cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this clause.
Limitation of Liability
LITTLE LISTINGS will not be held liable for any damages or injury that accompany or arise out of your use of any portion of our website. These include (but are not limited to) damages or injury caused by any:
- use of (or inability to use) our website, inclusive of hyperlink/s originating on our website,
- failure of our website to perform in the way you expected or desired,
- any error, omission or defect on our website,
- interruption of availability of our website,
- delay in operation or transmission of our website,
- computer virus or line failure.
Submission of online material to us
All observations, suggestions, ideas, graphics, comments, or other information or content (“submissions”) that you send to LITTLE LISTINGS through our site are licensed in terms of the Content Licensing provisions set out below. We don’t regard your submissions as confidential so please do not send us anything which is confidential. Submissions are published on the LITTLE LISTINGS website which is public, as part of the usual operation of our website.
Your use of this website and reliance on any website materials available on this website is entirely at your own risk. This website, including all website materials, is provided “as is”.
LITTLE LISTINGS does not represent or endorse the correctness or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement, or other information or work contained in, displayed on, linked to or distributed through this website or the website materials. By using LITTLE LISTINGS, you acknowledge that any reliance upon any such opinion, advice, statement or information will be at your own risk entirely. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to correct any errors or omissions in any portion of the LITTLE LISTINGS website and the website materials at any time.
Information, ideas and opinions expressed on this website and in the website materials should not be regarded as professional advice or the official opinion of LITTLE LISTINGS and you are strongly advised to seek professional advice before taking any course of action related to such information, ideas and opinions.
To the fullest extent permissible by law, LITTLE LISTINGS disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, including without limitation to the implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, in respect of this website and the website materials. LITTLE LISTINGS does not warrant that the functions contained in this website or the website materials will meet your requirements or operate in every combination selected by you for use; will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error free; that any defects or errors will be corrected; or that this website or the website materials or the server that makes them available is free of viruses or other harmful components. LITTLE LISTINGS does not warrant that this website or the website materials will provide specific results from use of this website or the website materials or any content, search or link within them or that the results that may be obtained from the use of this website will be accurate or reliable.
Whilst LISTTLE LISTINGS takes reasonable precautions in its operation of this website, neither LITTLE LISTINGS nor its agents or representatives will assume any responsibility and neither LITTLE LISTINGS nor its agents or representatives (in whose favour this constitutes a stipulation for another) shall be liable for any damages to or for viruses that may infect your computer equipment or software or other property on account of your access to, use of or browsing of this website or the website materials or your downloading of any materials, data, text images, video or audio from this website or the website materials. Any material downloaded or otherwise obtained through the use of this website or the website materials is done at your own discretion and risk and you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download of any such material.
By use of LITTLE LISTINGS you further agree that –
- under no circumstances whatsoever, including as a result of LITTLE LISTINGS’ negligent acts or omissions or those of its employees, agents or contractors, will LITTLE LISTINGS or its employees, agents or contractors be liable for any direct, indirect, extrinsic, special, penal, punitive, exemplary or consequential loss, damage or damages of any kind whatsoever or howsoever caused (whether arising under contract, delict or otherwise and whether the loss was actually foreseen or reasonably foreseeable), including but not limited to any infringement of your intellectual property rights, loss of profits, loss of revenue, loss of operation time, corruption or loss of information or data and/or loss of contracts sustained by you, your directors, employees, dealers or customers, resulting from your use of, or inability to use, the website or the website materials.
- notwithstanding the law of prescription, by use of our website you agree that no claims or legal action arising out of, or related to, the use of this website, the website materials or these terms and conditions of use may be brought by you more than 1 (one) year after the cause of action relating to such claim or legal action arose.
You hereby indemnify LITTLE LISTINGS and its officers, directors, employees, agents or contractors or other persons for whom in law LITTLE LISTINGS may be liable (in whose favour this constitutes a stipulation for another) from any loss, damage, damages, liability, claim or demand due to or arising out of your use of this website or the website materials or your breach of these terms and conditions of use.
LITTLE LISTINGS is not responsible for files and data related to, accessible from or in connection with your account. You agree to take full responsibility for files and data transferred and to maintain all appropriate backups of files and data stored on LITTLE LISTINGS servers.
User profiles on LITTLE LISTINGS may contain links to other websites, web pages or other Internet-based content, services or references to content or services which are not Internet-based. Unless the website, web page, content or service to which we have provided a link is held, administered or otherwise offered by us and is subject to the provisions of these Terms and Conditions, we shall bear no responsibility or liability for the content or services provided. The existence of a link or reference from LITTLE LISTINGS to any other website, web pages or other content or service belonging to or operated by third parties does not constitute our endorsement, recommendation or approval of such website, web page or services and content displayed on such link, nor does it constitute any association by LITTLE LISINGS with such web pages or service providers’ owners or operators. LITTLE LISTINGS has no control over such linked websites and is not responsible or liable for any content, information, goods or services available on or through any such linked websites or for any damage, damages or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with your use of, or reliance on, any such content, information, goods or services available on or through any such linked websites. By use of our site you agree that, where you access linked websites, you do so entirely at your own risk.
Collection of information
We may collect personally-identifiable information given to us, for example your e-mail address, name, home or work address, telephone number/s, membership numbers. This information is used to operate our website and to transact and communicate with you. We may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your geographical location, age, gender and certain preferences. This information may also be matched against our other records for purposes of identity verification and analysis.
There is also certain limited information about your computer hardware and software that is automatically collected by us, including your IP address, browser type, domain name/s, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for operational reasons only, such as maintaining quality of service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of our website.
Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.
We may track our website and the web pages that you visit in order to determine what services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customised content and allocate resources and development.
We will destroy all of your personal information when it has become obsolete.
Users’ or advertisers’ Code of Conduct
By use of our website you agree to adhere to generally acceptable Internet and e-mail etiquette. Amongst exercising other generally acceptable Internet and e-mail etiquette, you therefore agree to:
- not engage in any abuse of e-mail or spamming, including but not limited to –
. posting or cross-posting unsolicited articles with the same or substantially the same message to recipients that did not request to receive such messages, and
. inviting people who you may be connected to using services outside LITTLE LISTINGS to join LITTLE LISTINGS where those people may not want to receive such invitations or similar communications (in other words, you will make sure your contacts on other services want to receive, or don’t mind receiving, invitations to join LITTLE LISTINGS or other communications you send them from LITTLE LISTINGS).