Terms & Conditions

Last Updated: April 24, 2019

We encourage you to read the Terms and Conditions fully before using our site.

General Terms

Way of Vida (the "Site") is owned & operated by Leilani J. Salgado and Kevin B. Sandoval ("we" or "us").
By using the Site and/or purchasing something from us, you engage in our "Service" & acknowledge, agree and accept to use the Site in accordance to these Terms and Conditions, our Privacy Policy and our Refund Policy in full. If you are in disagreeance with our Terms and Conditions including our Privacy Policy and/or Refund Policy, you must not use/purchase anything from the Site. These Terms and Conditions may be updated at any given time, with or without notice; by using the Site you acknowledge that it is your sole responsibility to stay up to date with these Terms and Conditions. Accessing the Site in any manner, is equivalent to your use of the Site, & it binds you to agreement of these Terms and Conditions.

Limitation of Liability

The Site doesn't guarantee anything to its readers, users or to anyone; this includes, but is not limited to, being complete and/or being correct or up to date etc. Changes to the Site may be made without notice.

We do not accept any type of liability, under any circumstance, for anything, including, but not limited to, inaccuracy, errors, mistakes, inexactness, or incorrectness on the Site; this includes inaccuracy or errors of any material to whose website we link and to content that we send out, including emails. Content provided on our Site & by us, including, but not limited to, our travel guides & our email campaigns is for reference use only. Reliance on the Site’s material is at your own risk. We do not guarantee that our services and/or products will meet your expectations. We shall not be liable for any modification, price change or discontinuation of our products, goods, or services, including any information within our Site. We reserve the right to discontinue or modify any of our content, at any time, including our products, goods, and services without notice.

If you believe something is incorrect, or if there is a typo etc, please feel free to e-mail us at hello@wayofvida.com and we will happily review it.

You are responsible for any loss, and/or injury resulting from the use, or misuse, of the Site. Shall such loss or injury occur your only resolution is to not access the Site. We are not liable, under any circumstances, for any type of damages that arise from your misuse, inability to use, or use of the Site, its emails, third-party materials/services or any products or services made available through the Site, or by us in any way. (Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of certain types of damages, so the above limitation may not apply to you. In these states, our liability is limited to the fullest extent permitted by that state's law.)

In addition, if you are unsatisfied or don't agree with the Site, its Terms and Conditions and/or Privacy Policy, your only resolution is to discontinue use of the Site. We do not endorse or promote foul language such as but not limited to, racism, insults, or discrimination of any sort made by third parties (comments left by guest visitors or users of the site, etc). We shall not be held liable for any statements made by third parties. We hold the right, but not the obligation, to remove/suppress any comment that is derogatory, offensive and/or discriminatory.

Property Rights

All written content is owned by Kevin B. Sandoval and Leilani J. Salgado, unless otherwise stated, and is protected by copyright, trademark, and all other intellectual property laws.
You may not modify, copy, reproduce, duplicate, republish, upload, redistribute, loan, post, translate, sell, resell, create derivative works, exploit, distribute, or transfer in any manner any material from the Site, including any material which you purchase from the Site such as, but not limited to, digital goods and/or content.

Purchases

All sold products, goods and services are subject to our Return Policy. We reserve the right to limit the quantities of any products or services that we offer. We reserve the right to limit or prohibit orders that, based on our judgement, appear to be placed by dealers, re-sellers, or distributors. Descriptions of products or services are subject to change at any time without notice. You agree to provide complete and accurate information for purchases made on the Site and to update any account information so that we can complete your purchase and contact you if needed. By using any payment method and/or providing payment details for making purchases on the Site, you represent and warrant that: (a) you are legally authorized to provide such information; (b) you are legally authorized or have permission to make payments using the payment method(s); & (c) such actions do not violate any applicable law. Prices for any of our products are subject to change without notice. Any new digital goods added to the store shall be subject to these Terms and Conditions, our Refund Policy & our Privacy Policy.

License Grant

Permission is granted to temporarily download 2 copies of any downloaded materials on the Site for personal, non-commercial viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title. You may not publicly display the materials for commercial or non-commercial purposes. You may not remove any copyright from the materials downloaded or purchased.

Hyperlinking

You may create/provide a hyperlink to the Site, as long as it doesn't state or imply that the Site sponsors you or your site. However you may not hotlink/inline link any of our content, material or any of our intellectual property. We are not responsible for the content on any site, who hyperlinks the Site.

Disclaimer

The Site, emails produced by us, as well as purchasable materials, contain affiliate links from Third Parties (companies, brands etc.). Affiliate links are ways for us to make commission from sales, referred by us, at no additional cost to you. For the purpose of keeping up with affiliated products, you should assume that all links/banners/search boxes and widgets on the Site are affiliate links, unless otherwise stated. Each Third Party affiliate link is subject to that Third Party's own Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy. We are not liable for any issue that arises from an affiliate link, including but not limited to, promotion ending, link no longer available or active, failure, or alleged failure of services etc. We are not responsible for, and cannot guarantee the performance of, goods and services provided by others to whose sites we link. It is the responsibility of said Third Parties to ensure that the affiliate links they submit to us abide to all relevant national and international laws. We are not responsible for the protection and privacy of any information you provide to any Third Party to whose website we link.

Your Commitment to Us

You must not upload or transmit malicious code, malware, spyware, or viruses to the Site.

You're Licensing to Us

By commenting on blog posts, sending us an email, and/or submitting content/commentary/photos etc. to us in any way & through the aforementioned mediums, you are expressing that you are the original owner of said content, or that you have permission from the original owner to submit said content, and that you are at least 18 years of age or older. You also agree that by submitting, emailing, commenting or posting any content/commentary to us or to the Site, you are giving us a full, royalty-free, eternal, unrestricted, non-exclusive, irreversible, worldwide license to use, modify, sell, copy, exploit, and/or publicly display such content/commentary on the Site and/or however and wherever we find fit. This content/commentary may be displayed in whole or in part for any purpose and/or reason. The foregoing grant shall include the right to exploit any proprietary rights in such posting or submission, including, but not limited to, rights under copyright, trademark, service mark or patent laws under any relevant jurisdiction. Also, in connection with the exercise of such rights, you grant us, and anyone authorized by us, the right to identify you as the author of any of your postings or submissions by name, email address or screen name, as we deem appropriate.

DMCA Take-Down Notice

The images used on the Site are our own, from Creative Commons, free stock photos, used with permission from the creator, and/or from Google: Labeled for Reuse. If you believe your photo(s)'s/picture(s)'s/work(s)'s rights are being infringed upon, you may send us a DMCA take-down notice at hello@wayofvida.com and we will happily remove it.

Authoritative Law

These Terms and Conditions are governed by the laws of the United States of America and the laws of the state of Illinois. You hereby irrevocably consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state or federal courts in Chicago, Illinois in all disputes arising out of or related to the use of the site.

Contact Us

If you have any comments, questions or concerns regarding these Terms and Conditions you may contact us at hello@wayofvida.com or by using our contact form.