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Visa Canada ("Visa") maintains www.Visa.ca and its related sites (collectively the "Visa site") for your personal information, entertainment, and enjoyment. Please feel free to browse, download from, talk back to, and otherwise use the site. At the same time, please remember that your access to the Visa site is subject to the following rules (the "Rules") as well as all applicable laws. By accessing and using the Visa site, you accept the Rules without limitation or qualification, and acknowledge that any other agreements you may have with Visa are superseded by the Rules, to the extent any conflict exists.
Visa may at any time revise these Rules by updating this posting. You are bound by such revisions and should therefore visit this page to review the current Rules from time to time.
Visa reserves the right, without notice and for any reason, to remove any content on this site, and to deny access of any user or users to all or any part of this site.
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Unless otherwise specifically indicated, you may download material displayed on the Visa site for personal, non-commercial use only and you may not distribute, modify, transmit, use, or reuse any of the contents of the Visa site for any public or commercial purpose without the written consent of Visa or any third party Visa deems necessary. You must retain all copyright and other proprietary notices on downloaded and/or copied material. Any copy of material from the Visa site you make and distribute for any purpose must also include these Rules.
You should assume that everything on the Visa site is copyrighted unless otherwise noted and that it must not be used except as provided in the Rules or with the express written consent of Visa or any third party Visa deems necessary. Visa neither warrants or represents that your use of the material displayed on the Visa site will not infringe rights of third parties. Any product, service, program, or technology described on the Visa site may be the subject of other intellectual property rights (including but not limited to copyright, trademark, or patent rights) owned by Visa. Any such right that is not expressly licensed herein is reserved by Visa.
Images of people or places displayed on the Visa site are either the property of, or used with permission by, Visa. Use of these images by you or other third parties is prohibited unless expressly permitted in the Rules or elsewhere on the Visa site. Any unauthorized use of these images may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and other applicable regulations and statutes.
Any product, service, program or technology described in any document published by Visa on this site may be the subject of other intellectual property rights owned by Visa. Any such right that is not expressly licensed hereunder is reserved by Visa.
The trademarks, logos, and service marks (collectively the "Trademarks") displayed on the Visa site are registered and unregistered Trademarks of Visa, Visa International and others. Nothing contained on the Visa site should be construed as granting by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the Visa site without the written permission of Visa or such third party that may own the Trademark. Misuse of any Trademarks, or any other content, displayed on the Visa site is prohibited. Visa aggressively enforces its intellectual property rights, including via civil and criminal proceedings.
There are no representations or warranty that any information or service provided or referenced by this site is either merchantable, accurate, complete or fit for any particular purpose. The accuracy and completeness of the information, opinions or advice provided on the site is not guaranteed or warranted to produce any specific results, and any advice or strategies may not be suitable for every individual or business. Except for any express warranties stated on this site, if any, the information and services provided or referenced on this site are provided “as is” and with all faults, and the entire risk as to satisfactory quality, performance, accuracy and effort is with the user.
That means Visa uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on the Visa site, but Visa makes no warranties or representations as to its accuracy. Visa may periodically add, change or improve any of the information, products, services, programs and technology described on the Visa site without notice. Visa assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content of the Visa site.
In fact, your use of the Visa site is at your own risk. Neither Visa nor any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering the Visa site is liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages or loss of profit arising out of your access to, or use of, the Visa site. For example, Visa assumes no responsibility for, and will not be liable for any damages arising from any viruses that may affect your computer equipment or other property resulting from your access to, use of, or downloading from, the Visa site. Please note that some jurisdictions may not allow the exclusion of implied warranties, so some of the above exclusions may not apply to you.
Visa has not reviewed all of the sites that are linked to the Visa site, and the fact of such links does not indicate any approval or endorsement of any material contained on any linked site. Visa is not responsible for the contents of any site linked to the Visa site; your connection to any such linked site is at your own risk.
Most of the information on the Visa site applies only to businesses operating and consumers living in Canada. If you live outside of Canada, the fact that you have access to such Canada-specific information does not mean that such information applies, or ever will apply to you, your country or region. It does not warrant or represent that any information applies internationally. You should check the applicability of any information on the Visa site to you or your organization.
The Rules will be governed by and construed under the laws of the Province of Ontario, excluding only its conflict of law provisions. Each party that visits a Visa site hereby submits to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts within the Province of Ontario, and waives any jurisdictional, venue or inconvenient forum objections to such courts.
Any failure by Visa to enforce any of its rights under the Rules or applicable laws shall not constitute a waiver of such right. If any provision of the Rules is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, you, Visa, and the court shall endeavor to give effect to the intent reflected in that provision, and the remaining Rules provisions shall retain their full force and effect.
Please note that Visa.ca is operated by the Visa Canada and not the various financial institutions that issue VISA cards. None of the terms of any agreement between a VISA cardholder and the financial institution that issued his/her card has any effect on or relation to these site Rules.