TERMS OF SALE
These Terms of Sale set out the terms under which Services are sold and provided by Us to business customers through this website, https://betterbusinessathand.app/ (“Our Site”). Please read these Terms of Sale carefully and ensure that you understand them before ordering any Services from Our Site. You will be required to read and accept these Terms of Sale when ordering Services. If you do not agree to comply with and be bound by these Terms of Sale, you will not be able to order Services through Our Site. These Terms of Sale, as well as any and all Contracts are in the English language only.
1. Definitions and Interpretation
1.1 In these Terms of Sale, unless the context otherwise requires, the following expressions have the following meanings:
“Contract” means a contract for the purchase and sale of Services, as explained in Clause 7;
“Data Protection Legislation” means 1) unless and until EU Regulation 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) is no longer directly applicable in the UK, the GDPR and any national implementing laws, regulations, and secondary legislation (as amended from time to time), in the UK and subsequently 2) any legislation which succeeds the GDPR;
“Order” means your booking appointment order for the Services;
“Order Confirmation” means Our acceptance and confirmation of your booking appointment order;
“Services” means the services which are to be provided by Us to you as specified in your booking order (and confirmed in Our Order Confirmation); and
“We/Us/Our” means BETTER BUSINESS AT (@) HAND LIMITED, a company registered in England under 11713638, whose registered and trading address is C/O 26 Railway Road, Downham Market, Norfolk, United Kingdom, PE38 9EB.
2. Information About Us
2.1 Our Site, https://betterbusinessathand.app/, is owned and operated by BETTER BUSINESS AT (@) HAND LIMITED, a company registered in England under 11713638, whose registered and trading address is C/O 26 Railway Road, Downham Market, Norfolk, United Kingdom, PE38 9EB.
2.2 Our featured Consultants are members of their respective professional bodies including: The Turnaround Management Association, The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW), CFA Institute, European Association of Certified Turnaround Professionals (EACTP), Institute for Turnaround (IfT)and Institute of Paralegals.
2.3 You can use Our Site in order to:
2.3.1 Book an appointment for an online consultation with one of our featured Consultants via the website platform;
2.3.2 Obtain qualified and professional advice from the Consultant and, depending on the business issue you need help with, related administrative services including referral for specialist or more in-depth assistance
3. Access to and Use of Our Site
3.1 Access to Our Site is free of charge.
3.2 It is your responsibility to make any and all arrangements necessary in order to access Our Site.
3.3 Access to Our Site is provided “as is” and on an “as available” basis. We may alter, suspend or discontinue Our Site (or any part of it) at any time and without notice. We will not be liable to you in any way if Our Site (or any part of it) is unavailable at any time and for any period.
4. Business Customers and Consumers
4.1 These Terms of Sale apply to business customers only. These Terms of Sale do not apply to individual consumers purchasing Services for personal purposes (that is, not in connection with, or for use in, their trade, business, craft, or profession).
4.2 These Terms of Sale, together with any other terms and, where applicable, Data Processing Agreements referenced herein that are applicable to the Services ordered, constitute the entire agreement between Us and you with respect to your purchase of Services from Us. You acknowledge that you have not relied upon any statement, representation, warranty, assurance, or promise made by or on behalf of Us that is not set out or otherwise referred to in these Terms of Sale and that you shall have no claim for innocent or negligent misrepresentation or negligent misstatement based upon any statement herein.
5. Services Location
Our Services are available in the UK only. Customers from outside this area may order Services from Us, however such Services can only be provided in the area set out above.
6. Services, Pricing and Availability
6.1 We make all reasonable efforts to ensure that all general descriptions of the Services available from Us correspond to the actual Services that will be provided to you, however please note that the exact nature of the Services may vary depending upon your individual requirements and circumstances.
6.2 Please note that sub-Clause 6.1 does not exclude Our responsibility for mistakes due to negligence on Our part and refers only to variations of the correct Services, not to different Services altogether.
6.3 Where appropriate, you may be required to select the required Service.
6.4 We neither represent nor warrant that all Services will be available at all times and cannot necessarily confirm availability until confirming your Order. Availability indications are provided on Our Site however, such indications may not take into account orders that have been placed by other customers during your visit to Our Site.
6.5 We make all reasonable efforts to ensure that all prices shown on Our Site are correct at the time of going online. We reserve the right to change prices and to add, alter, or remove special offers from time to time and as necessary. Changes in price will not affect any Order that you have already placed (please note sub-Clause 6.8 regarding VAT, however).
6.6 All prices are checked by Us when We process your Order. In the unlikely event that We have shown incorrect pricing information, We will contact you in writing before proceeding with your Order to inform you of the mistake and to ask you how you wish to proceed. We will give you the option to purchase the Services at the correct price or to cancel your Order (or the affected part thereof). We will not proceed with processing your Order until you respond. If We do not receive a response from you within 24 hrs, We will treat your Order as cancelled and notify you of the same in writing.
6.7 In the event that the price of Services you have ordered changes between your Order being placed and Us processing that Order and taking payment, you will be charged the price shown on Our Site at the time of placing your Order.
6.8 Prices on Our Site are shown exclusive of VAT as at the time of the service going online VAT is not applicable. If at any point VAT becomes applicable we will make adjustments to the prices as necessary and to the applicable rate. If VAT rate changes between your Order being placed and Us taking payment, the amount of VAT payable will be automatically adjusted when taking payment.
7. Order – How Contracts Are Formed
7.1 Our Site will guide you through the booking order process. Before submitting your Order to Us you will be given the opportunity to review your Order and amend any errors. Please ensure that you have checked your Order carefully before submitting it.
7.2 No part of Our Site constitutes a contractual offer capable of acceptance. Your Order constitutes a contractual offer that We may, at Our sole discretion, accept. Our acknowledgement of receipt of your Order does not mean that We have accepted it. Our acceptance is indicated by Us sending you an Order Confirmation by email. Only once We have sent you an Order Confirmation will there be a legally binding contract between Us and you (“the Contract”).
7.3 Order Confirmations shall contain the following information:
7.3.1 Your Booking Order;
7.3.2 Confirmation of the Services ordered including full details of the main characteristics of those Services;
7.3.3 Fully itemised pricing for the Services ordered including, where appropriate, taxes and other additional charges;
7.3.4 Copy of the questions and answers form you completed during the booking process.
7.4 You may book as many Consultations with any of our featured consultants as you need.
7.5 If We, for any reason, do not accept or cannot fulfil your Order, no payment shall be taken under normal circumstances. If We have taken payment, any such sums will be refunded to you as soon as possible and in any event will endeavour to refund your payment within 48 hrs.
7.6 You may reschedule your Order not less than 1 hr before We begin providing the Services by contacting Us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
7.7 If you reschedule your Order, We will confirm all agreed changes in writing.
7.8 We may cancel your Order at any time before We begin providing the Services in the following circumstances:
7.8.1 The required personnel and/or required materials necessary for the provision of the Services are not available; or
7.8.2 An event outside of Our control continues for more than 24 hrs (please refer to Clause 12 for events outside of Our control).
7.9 If We cancel your Order under sub-Clause 7.8 and We have taken payment any such sums will be refunded to you as soon as possible and in any event will endeavour to refund your payment within 48 hrs. If We cancel your Order, you will be informed by email and the cancellation will be confirmed in writing by email.
7.10 Any refunds due under this Clause 7 will be made using the same payment method that you used when ordering the Services.
8.1 Payment for the Services will be due in the form of an advance payment; Our website will guide you of the payment method during your booking order. Price and payment details will be confirmed in the Order Confirmation. Your chosen payment method will be charged as indicated.
8.2 All sums due must be paid in full without any set-off, counterclaim, deduction, or withholding (except where any deduction or withholding of tax is required by law).
8.3 We accept the following methods of payment on Our Site:
8.3.1 Debit or Credit Card payment only
9. Provision of the Services
9.1 We will provide the Services with reasonable skill and care consistent with best practices and standards in the respective professions practiced by our featured Consultants. We will begin providing the Services on the time and date agreed when you make your booking order (which We shall confirm in the booking order Confirmation).
9.2 We will continue providing the Services within the timeframe for which you have made the booking order.
9.3 We will make every reasonable effort to provide the Services in a timely manner. We cannot, however, be held responsible for any delays if an event outside of Our control occurs. Please refer to Clause 12 for events outside of Our control.
9.4 If We require any information or action from you in order to provide the Services, We will inform you of this as soon as is reasonably possible.
9.5 If the information you provide or the action you take under sub-Clause 9.4 is delayed, incomplete or otherwise incorrect, We will not be responsible for any delay caused as a result. If additional work is required from Us to correct or compensate for a problem arising as a result of delayed, incomplete or otherwise incorrect information or action that you have provided or taken, We may charge you a reasonable additional sum for that work.
9.6 In certain circumstances, for example where there is a delay in you sending Us information or taking action required under sub-Clause 9.4, We may suspend the Services (and will inform you of that suspension by email).
9.7 In certain circumstances, for example where We encounter a technical problem, We may need to suspend or otherwise interrupt the Services to resolve the issue. Unless the issue is an emergency that requires immediate action We will inform you in advance by email before suspending or interrupting the Services.
9.8 If the Services are suspended or interrupted under sub-Clauses 9.7 you will not be required to pay for them during the period of suspension and we will endeavour to reschedule your appointment order at no extra cost to you.
9.9 We always use reasonable endeavours to ensure that Our Services are trouble-free. If, however, there is a problem with the Services please contact Us as soon as is reasonable possible via email at email@example.com .
9.10 We will use reasonable endeavours to remedy problems with the Services as quickly as is reasonably possible and practical.
9.11 We will not charge you for remedying problems under this Clause 9 where the problems have been caused by Us. If We determine that a problem has been caused by you, including your provision of incorrect or incomplete information or taking of incorrect action, sub-Clause 9.6 will apply and We may charge you for the remedial work.
10. Cancelling the Services
10.1 Cancellation of Contracts shall be subject to the specific terms governing the Services in question and may be subject to a minimum contract duration. Details of the relevant duration, cancellation provisions and minimum notice periods will be provided during the booking appointment process in Our website and confirmed in Our Order Confirmation under “Our Cancellation Policy” heading.
10.2 Eligibility for refunds may vary according to “Our Cancellation Policy”.
10.3 Refunds under this Clause 10 will be issued to you as soon as possible, and in any event will endeavour to refund your payment within 48 hrs.
10.4 Refunds under this Clause 10 will be made using the same payment method that you used when ordering the Services.
11. Our Liability
11.1 Subject to sub-Clause 11.3, We will not be liable to you, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, for any loss of profit, loss of business, interruption to business, for any loss of business opportunity, or for any indirect or consequential loss arising out of or in connection with any contract between you and Us.
11.2 Subject to sub-Clause 11.3 Our total liability to you for all other losses arising out of or in connection with any contract between you and Us, whether in contract, tort (including negligence), breach of statutory duty, or otherwise, shall be 50% of the total sums paid by you under the contract in question.
11.3 Nothing in these Terms of Sale seeks to limit or exclude Our liability for death or personal injury caused by Our negligence (including that of Our employees, agents or sub-contractors); for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation; or for any other matter in respect of which liability cannot be excluded or restricted by law.
12. Events Outside of Our Control (Force Majeure)
12.1 We will not be liable for any failure or delay in performing Our obligations where that failure or delay results from any cause that is beyond Our reasonable control. Such causes include, but are not limited to: power failure, internet service provider failure, industrial action by third parties, civil unrest, fire, explosion, flood, storms, earthquakes, subsidence, acts of terrorism, acts of war, governmental action, epidemic or other natural disaster, or any other event that is beyond Our reasonable control.
12.2 If any event described under this Clause 12 occurs that is likely to adversely affect Our performance of any of Our obligations under these Terms of Sale:
12.2.1 We will inform you as soon as is reasonably possible;
12.2.2 Our obligations under these Terms of Sale (and therefore the Contract) will be suspended and any time limits that We are bound by will be extended accordingly;
12.2.3 We will inform you when the event outside of Our control is over and provide details of any new dates, times or availability of Services as necessary;
12.2.4 If the event outside of Our control continues for more than 24 hrs We may cancel the Contract and inform you of the cancellation. Any refunds due to you as a result of that cancellation will be paid to you as soon as is reasonably possible and in any event no later than 14 calendar days after the date on which We inform you of the cancellation;
12.2.5 If an event outside of Our control occurs and continues for more than 24hrs and you wish to cancel the Contract as a result, you may do so in any way you wish, however we prefer you email us at firstname.lastname@example.org providing Us with your name, address, email address, telephone number, and your booking details. Any refunds due to you as a result of such cancellation will be paid to you as soon as is reasonably possible and in any event no later than 14 calendar days after the date on which you inform Us that you wish to cancel.
13. Communication and Contact Details
13.1 If you wish to contact Us with general questions, complaints our services, your booking order or matters relating to cancellations, you may contact Us by email at email@example.com .
14. Complaints and Feedback
14.1 We always welcome feedback from Our customers and, whilst We always use all reasonable endeavours to ensure that your experience as a customer of Ours is a positive one, We nevertheless want to hear from you if you have any cause for complaint.
14.2 All complaints are handled in accordance with Our complaints handling policy and procedure, please email us for more information.
14.3 If you wish to give Us feedback about any aspect of your dealings with Us, please contact Us by email to firstname.lastname@example.org
15. How We Use Your Personal Information (Data Protection)
15.1 All personal information of yours that We may use will be collected, processed, and held in accordance with the provisions of EU Regulation 2016/679 General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) and your rights under the GDPR.
16. Other Important Terms
16.1 We may transfer (assign) Our obligations and rights under these Terms of Sale (and under the Contract, as applicable) to a third party (this may happen, for example, if We sell Our business). If this occurs, you will be informed by Us in writing. Your rights under these Terms of Sale will not be affected and Our obligations under these Terms of Sale will be transferred to the third party who will remain bound by them.
16.2 You may not transfer (assign) your obligations and rights under these Terms of Sale (and under the Contract, as applicable) without Our express written permission.
16.3 The Contract is between you and Us. It is not intended to benefit any other person or third party in any way and no such person or party will be entitled to enforce any provision of these Terms of Sale.
16.4 If any of the provisions of these Terms of Sale are found to be unlawful, invalid or otherwise unenforceable by any court or other authority, that / those provision(s) shall be deemed severed from the remainder of these Terms of Sale. The remainder of these Terms of Sale shall be valid and enforceable.
16.5 No failure or delay by Us in exercising any of Our rights under these Terms of Sale means that We have waived that right, and no waiver by Us of a breach of any provision of these Terms of Sale means that We will waive any subsequent breach of the same or any other provision.
16.6 We may revise these Terms of Sale from time to time in response to changes in relevant laws and other regulatory requirements.
17. Law and Jurisdiction
17.1 These Terms of Sale, and the relationship between you and Us (whether contractual or otherwise) shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, English law.
17.2 Any disputes concerning these Terms of Sale, the relationship between you and Us, or any matters arising therefrom or associated therewith (whether contractual or otherwise) shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.