TERMS OF USE



The website located at https://techraffler.com hereinafter (the "Site") belongs to TechRaffler (being under process of legal registration in the UK) hereinafter (the "Company", "Us", "We"). Certain features of the services we offer may be subject to additional guidelines, terms or rules which will be posted and published on the Service or Site in connection with such features.
These terms of use ("Agreement") set forth the legally bindings terms for your use of the Site and Services (as a User or Customer). By registering for Services, you are accepting tis Agreement. You may not access or use the Site or Services if you are not at least 18 or 21 years old in certain countries. If you do not agree with all of the provisions of this Agreement, you cannot use our Services.

1. Service

1.1 General

The Site provides an online platform that offers electronic devices, products such as mobile phone, memory cards, smart devices, etc., in a bidding system. The Users (hereinafter “Rafflers”) of the Site have the option to exchange their money with the help of a payment gateway on the Site, its individual and specific credit called (hereinafter “Raffles”).

1.2 Raffle

1 raffle is the minimum amount that a Raffler can spend on each running products (hereinafter “Bidding Product”) which is always placed on the main page along with its unique timer.

1.3 Timer

The Timers are responsible to keep all Products running on the Site making them biddable until the certain amount of raffles collected. So as when the timer reaches zero it will be transferred to Buyers’ page. In case if the Timer hits zero and then it starts counting down again from 24 hours it means the certain raffle amount hasn’t been collected yet and all the raffles spent on it shall be directed back to customers' balance. In the last 5 minutes before a product expires if the product gets another bid the timer shall prolong with 5 minutes counting from that time.

1.4 Percentage (%) indicator

(Hereinafter “Percentage”) shows the percentage of how much raffles had been collected to reach the price of the Product which equals with 100%.

1.5 Registration with TechRaffler, and Disqualification

Users of TechRaffler should be at least 18 or 21 years old in certain countries before they can place a raffle and participate in any transaction through the site. Users should register using only their email address and unique username. The rest user data should be filled after registering but is not mandatory. During registration, the user shall not use offensive and misleading username. In addition, the user should not reveal their password to others. Once registered, they are not allowed to let others use their account or to transfer it to anyone.

Any user who shall violate these rules or abuse their account shall be disqualified, and their accounts will be closed without prior notice. Among the other grounds for disqualification include using unauthorized third-party bidding software, unauthorized use of the site, non payment of raffles and being a threat to other users.

TechRaffler reserves the right to refuse giving refunds for raffle credits and sending deliveries to accounts in question. In general, users are solely responsible for all the actions made by their respective account.

1.6 Buyer Policy

Once the auction has officially ended, the Raffler who bidded lastly on a product in time (User) gets an immediate notification email about it to the registered email address. To get the products it is necessary to fill in the proper postal address in the User's profile page where the won product shall be dispatched to. Delivery time may vary depending on the country of residence, the day of the week and in case of upcoming national holidays.

TechRaffler shall not be responsible for sending won products to any addresses which had been wrongly given by buyer User and shall not be resent.

2. User Payment Exchange Agreement

Registered users shall only be allowed to place an online raffle (bid) after the raffle credit package has been purchased. The prices for the raffle packages (also called raffle credits) can be seen above the payment gateway button under the logged in User's info. Acceptable option of payments are via credit/debit card, and online payment processing services.

TechRaffler also offers Free Raffles, but are only valid during the time mentioned in the promotion. Raffles that are placed in any auction shall be deducted from the funds from the bidder's account and is not refundable unless a product is not sold. For more details, read our Refund Policy.

2.1 How Raffling (bidding) works

Once a registered user places a raffle by clicking the '1 raffle' or '3 raffles' or '5 raffles' button, the user agrees to enter a contract with TechRaffler. Each bidding has a countdown timer showing the time left for users to place a bid. This clock resets every time with 24 hours from current time if the total placed raffles per product is not sufficient yet. The bidding time ends once the time reaches zero and product details along with the buyer's username shall be transferred to the Buyers page. The bidding is finished once the timer hits zero and the sufficient amount of raffles had been spent (shows at least 100%) on it and a buyer's username will be shown in Buyers page along with the product details.

2.2 Payment terms


3. Delivery of Won Products


3.1 Warranty

All sold products and delivered to the users come with full warranty from their respective distributor. The details of the warranty varies accordingly. The full content of the warranty may be included in the delivery of items. Nevertheless, TechRaffler shall send it to the user for free upon request via email.

TECHRAFFLER SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR PERSONAL INJURY AND PROPERTY DAMAGE RESULTING FROM THE IMPROPER HANDLING, MODIFICATION, MISUSE OF THE PRODUCTS BY THE CUSTOMER OR ANY OTHER PERSON FOLLOWING DELIVERY BY THE DISTRIBUTOR. IN NO EVENT SHALL TECHRAFFLER BE LIABLE TO ANY PERSON FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF PROFITS OR GOODWILL, LOSS-OF-USE DAMAGES OR ADDITIONAL EXPENSES INCURRED, WHETHER PURSUANT TO A CLAIM IN CONTRACT, TORT OR OTHERWISE AND WHETHER IN AN ACTION FOR BREACH OF WARRANTY OR OTHERWISE.

4. Refunds

The buyer has the right to send back the item within the course of 14 days and then in case this User gets the total amount of raffles back which had been spent on that product. Raffle credit then can be used up for other biddings.

Raffle credits also can be converted back to money and then get refunded in case the user did not spend any from it.

5. User Accounts

6. Acceptable Use Policy

7. Use Resctrictions

7.1 Countries to Dispatch


8. Feedback

9. Termination

10. Disclaimer of Warranty and Limitation of Liability Regarding the Use of TechRaffler

USER EXPRESSLY AGREES THAT USE OF TECHRAFFLER IS AT USER'S SOLE RISK. NEITHER TECHRAFFLER, ITS AFFILIATES NOR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, THIRD PARTY CONTENT PROVIDERS OR LICENSORS WARRANT THAT TECHRAFFLER WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR FREE; NOR DO THEY MAKE ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM USE OF TECHRAFFLER, OR AS TO THE ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OR CONTENT OF ANY INFORMATION, SERVICE, OR MERCHANDISE PROVIDED THROUGH TECHRAFFLER.

TECHRAFFLER IS PROVIDED ON AN 'AS IS' BASIS; TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, TECHRAFFLER DISCLAIMS ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO ANY INFORMATION, SERVICES, PRODUCTS AND MATERIALS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, FREEDOM FROM COMPUTER VIRUS AND IMPLIED WARRANTIES ARISING FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR COURSE OF PERFORMANCE. IN ADDITION, TECHRAFFLER DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION ACCESSIBLE VIA THE SITE IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE OR CURRENT. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS.

THIS DISCLAIMER OF LIABILITY APPLIES TO ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, COMMUNICATION LINE FAILURE, THEFT OR DESTRUCTION OR UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF RECORD, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTIOUS BEHAVIOR, NEGLIGENCE, OR UNDER ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION. USER SPECIFICALLY ACKNOWLEDGES THAT TECHRAFFLER IS NOT LIABLE FOR THE DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS OR THIRD-PARTIES AND THAT THE RISK OF INJURY FROM THE FOREGOING RESTS ENTIRELY WITH USER.

IN NO EVENT WILL TECHRAFFLER OR ANY PERSON OR ENTITY INVOLVED IN USE OF A TECHRAFFLER AUCTION, BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE TECHRAFFLER. USER HEREBY ACKNOWLEDGES THAT THE PROVISIONS OF THIS SECTION SHALL APPLY TO ALL CONTENT ON TECHRAFFLER.

IN ADDITION TO THE TERMS SET FORTH ABOVE NEITHER, TECHRAFFLER, NOR ITS AFFILIATES, INFORMATION PROVIDERS OR CONTENT PARTNERS SHALL BE LIABLE REGARDLESS OF THE CAUSE OR DURATION, FOR ANY ERRORS, INACCURACIES, OMISSIONS, OR OTHER DEFECTS IN, OR UNTIMELINESS OR UNAUTHENTICITY OF, THE INFORMATION CONTAINED TECHRAFFLER OR FOR ANY DELAY OR INTERRUPTION IN THE TRANSMISSION THEREOF TO THE USER, OR FOR ANY CLAIMS OR LOSSES ARISING THEREFROM OR OCCASIONED THEREBY. NONE OF THE FOREGOING PARTIES SHALL BE LIABLE FOR ANY THIRD-PARTY CLAIMS OR LOSSES OF ANY NATURE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST PROFITS, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. NEITHER, TECHRAFFLER, NOR ITS AFFILIATES, INFORMATION PROVIDERS OR CONTENT PARTNERS WARRANT OR GUARANTEE THE TIMELINESS, SEQUENCE, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THIS INFORMATION. ADDITIONALLY, THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES AS TO THE RESULTS OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE INFORMATION.

11. Conditions during system outage

System outage refers to the unexpected technical problems of the TechRaffler website – www.techraffler.com. Therefore, users will not be able to access the website. Despite the advance technology being used and the high quality of the website's design, such occurrences are not totally controllable. TechRaffler does not guarantee the consistency of the performance of its website. Likewise, TechRaffler is not responsible for any consequence or damage that the interruption has caused during the auction or any activity by the user and third parties.

Nonetheless, there are certain conditions applicable once an interruption occurs. First, the auction bidding clock will stop temporarily along with the remaining time to place a bid. Second, the current bidders and the price bid are both being maintained. Third, bids that are placed shall not be returned to the user. Fourth, users have no right to ask for a refund for the bid.

Once the website is back to its normal working condition, an extra 1 hour will be added to the remaining time for raffling. TechRaffler will indicate those bidding auctions that were affected by the system outage.