Terms of Use

Show Me the Best, www.showmethebest.co.za, operates under the following terms. By accessing and/or using the website, visitors and clients alike take full responsibly for meeting these terms and maintaining compliance with any and all local laws.

 

Site Usage

Usage of Show Me the Best may include, but is not limited to, advertisements, paid listings, promotional or sponsored links and the display and use of internet marketing related guides and articles. All services are offered at the discretion of Show Me the Best and may be suspended or stopped at any time for any reason. Potential reasons for termination include, but are not limited to, fraud or theft in regard to payments.

Editors of Show Me the Best have full rights and privileges to edit, move or delete listings as necessary without any notice. Websites found to be breaking submission guidelines or these terms, even after approval, can be removed at the discretion of the editors.

By submitting payment with your listing, you are requesting review. Payment does not guarantee placement, and any payments will be refunded if the submitted site does not meet our submission guidelines. Payment is made only through Payfast.  Site reviews will be completed in 72 hours or less.

Show Me the Best has the right to suspend or terminate any services offered by the website at any given time regardless of notice. Show Me the Best is also not liable to any user or third party in regard to provided services.

Once published, listings are not eligible for a refund, but will be permanently removed at the request of the site owner.

 

Copyrights

The material contained on Show Me the Best, including articles, website content, illustrations, artwork, graphics, logos, trademarks and any and all other components are protected by intellectual property laws. Unless otherwise stated, Show Me the Best holds all copyrights for site material.

Any display or printing of material other than for your sole, non-commercial use must be approved in written form by editors of Show Me the Best.

 

Responsibility Statement

Show Me the Best is not responsible for the content of websites listed within our site. We are also not responsible for any products or services advertised on the site. We do not endorse any websites or advertisements displayed on Show Me the Best website.

Show Me the Best makes no claim that this service will meet all of your expectations. We make no claim that the service will be uninterrupted, fast or error free or that the results from the service will be completely accurate. We also do not guarantee that the services, information and products you obtain through this website will meet your complete expectations.

 

Privacy Policy

Show Me the Best feels strongly that your information and rights must be protected. To this end, we have prepared the following privacy policy to ensure all measures are taken to protect the interests of our visitors and provide a more pleasant site experience.

 

Personal Information

Show Me the Best is the sole owner of information collected on the www.showmethebest.co.za

Show Me the Best collects and uses information in various ways including submission forms, registration, order forms, and emails.

The information collected is used for specific business purposes and is not sold or distributed to any third parties. It is used only for the purposes which the visitor intended, be it site review, ad placement, etc… The primary exception to this policy would be if information were required to be distributed to any law enforcement person or agency as required by local laws.

Payment information is processed through Payfast and is not collected by Show Me the Best. This processor does not share, sell or otherwise use personal information for secondary purposes.

Information is stored in user profiles. We do not use computer generated information, such as IP addresses, to seek additional personal information.

All personal information is protected and used only by those utilizing the information for the specified business purpose.

We do, however, share aggregate information such as page views, browsers, unique visits and other broad information with our partners and advertisers. No personal information is shared.

If a user’s information should change, such as email address, living address, phone number or the user wishes to unsubscribe from the service, the user is able to make these changes on the website by contacting us.

 

Website Communications

Users will only be sent communications by choice, and those wishing to unsubscribe from any communications can do so by contacting us directly.

 

Website Security

We do our absolute best to protect our website from unlawful or unethical breaches in security. We take advantage of every measure available to protect our users’ personal information both online and off.

Third Parties

Show Me the Best contains links to other websites including submitted sites and advertisers. We screen these websites as much as possible to protect the interest of our visitors. However, we are not responsible for the privacy of visitors or the use of collected information on these websites. We strongly encourage users to read the privacy policies on any website visited.

Policy Changes

Any changes to the privacy policy will be posted within this document as well as on the homepage and any other pertinent location. It is important to us that our users be aware of any and all policies regarding the policies for collection and use of their information. Information will be used in the manner under which it was originally collected.

Our privacy policy extends only to this website, www.showmethebest.co.za

 

Please use the “contact us”

Please use the “contact us” form below if you have any enquiries, questions or feedback relating to Show Me the Best. We welcome your feedback and are more than happy to supply you with information relating to the popularity of our directory as well as provide information about numerous listing options including multiple listings.

Email Us

info@showmethebest.co.za

Registration


Show Me the Best collects personally identifying information only during the registration process. Information is collected in certain portions of Show Me the Best in which users specifically and knowingly provide such information along with content submissions or suggestions. Show Me the Best may use such information for its internal purposes, including, but not limited to, editorial and feedback purposes. Information submitted at the time of registration (including newsletter subscriptions) may be used for marketing and promotional purposes by Show Me the Best and may be shared with companies that have something of value to offer. If a guest objects to such use for any reason, he/she may stop that use — either by e-mail request or by modifying his/her registration information online.

 

Your Registration Obligations

In consideration of your use of our Service, you represent that you are of legal age to form a binding contract and are not a person barred from receiving services under the laws of South Africa or other applicable jurisdiction and are authorized to represent the company who owns the website you are submitting. It is required that you submit proper contact information. If you are a third party operating on behalf of another company it is also required that you provide proper contact information for Show Me the Best to contact a representative of the company and this includes a company contact email address. You also agree to: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself and the business you are representing as prompted by the Service’s registration form (such information being the “Registration Data”) and (b) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete. If you provide any information that is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, or Show Me the Best has reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, Show Me the Best has the right to suspend or terminate your listing and Show Me the Best Membership and refuse any and all current or future use of the Service (or any portion thereof). Show Me the Best may also attempt to update or enhance the information you provided (including but not limited to the contact information you provided for the company you represent including physical business address and email contact address) by visiting and/or searching your submitted websites or searching the web for identifying information about you, your website or business. Show Me the Best may also phone you or your business to update or enhance the data you provided. Additionally, Show Me the Best may utilize append services to add data related to you, your site or business to the Show Me the Best database and make available all or part of this data for web display.  Show Me the Best is concerned about the safety and privacy of all its users, particularly children. Please remember that the Service is designed to appeal to a broad audience. Accordingly, as the legal guardian, it is your responsibility to determine whether any of the Services and/or Content (as defined in Section 6 below) are appropriate for your child.

 

Cookies

Cookies are pieces of information that a Web site transfers to an individual’s hard drive for record-keeping purposes while at the site. Cookies make Web-surfing easier by, among other things, saving your passwords and preferences for you. The use of cookies is an industry standard, and you’ll find cookies at most major Web sites.

Cookies help make Show Me the Best better, by showing how and when guests use the site. Many content improvements and updates are based on such data as total number of visitors and pages viewed. This information is most easily tracked with cookies. A cookie lets Show Me the Best remember that you’ve registered, which allows us to speed up your future activities at our sites. The cookie itself does not contain any personally identifying information although it may enable Show Me the Best to relate a user’s use of Show Me the Best to personally identifying information that has previously been submitted by the user, if any.

You may occasionally get cookies from our advertisers. These cookies are sent from third-party computers and are subject to such third parties’ policies. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. If you’d prefer, you can set yours to refuse cookies. However, it is likely that most areas of the site will not function properly if you do so.

 

Removal from our Database


Should you ever wish to be removed from our database, simply contact us and we will be happy to fulfil your request. Additionally, should you wish further clarification of this policy, please do not hesitate to email us at support@showmethebest.co.za

 

MEMBER CONDUCT

You understand that all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials (“Content”), whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person from which such Content originated. This means that you, and not Show Me the Best, are entirely responsible for all Content that you upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available via the Service.  Show Me the Best does not control the Content posted via the Service and, as such, does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such Content. Under no circumstances will Show Me the Best be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any Content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via the Service. You agree to not use the Service to:

upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libellous, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;

harm minors in any way;

impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a Show Me the Best official or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;

forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the Service;

upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);

upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights (“Rights”) of any party;

upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of solicitation, except in those areas (such as shopping rooms) that are designated for such purpose;

upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;

interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Service;

“stalk” or otherwise harass another; or

collect or store personal data about other users.

You acknowledge that Show Me the Best may pre-screen Content, and that Show Me the Best and its designees shall have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to refuse or move any Content that is available via the Service.  Without limiting the foregoing, Show Me the Best and its designees shall have the right to remove any Content that violates the TOS or is otherwise objectionable.  You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such Content. In this regard, you acknowledge that you may not rely on any Content created by Show Me the Best or submitted to Show Me the Best. You acknowledge, consent and agree that Show Me the Best may access, preserve, and disclose your account information and Content if required to do so by law or in a good faith belief that such access preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce the TOS; (c) respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third-parties; (d) respond to your requests for customer service; or (e) protect the rights, property, or  personal safety of Show Me the Best, its users and the public. You understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Service, including your Content, may involve (a) transmissions over various networks; and (b) changes to conform and adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices. You understand that the Service and software embodied within the Service may include security components that permit digital materials to be protected and use of these materials is subject to usage rules set by Show Me the Best and/or content providers who provide content to the Service. You may not attempt to override or circumvent any of the usage rules embedded into the Service. Any unauthorized reproduction, publication, further distribution or public exhibition of the materials provided on the Service, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited.

 

INDEMNITY

You agree to indemnify and hold Show Me the Best, and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, co-branders or other partners, and employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of Content you submit, post, transmit or make available through the Service, your use of the Service, your connection to the Service, your violation of the TOS, or your violation of any rights of another.

 

NO RESALE OF SERVICE

You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, trade, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes, any portion of the Service (including your Show Me the Best I.D.), use of the Service, or access to the Service.

 

MODIFICATIONS TO SERVICE

Show Me the Best reserves the right at any time and from time to time to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, the Service (or any part thereof) with or without notice. You agree that Show Me the Best shall not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension or discontinuance of the Service.

 

 

TERMINATION
  1. You are required to give 1 calendar months’ notice should you wish to terminate your listing.
  2. You agree that Show Me the Best may, under certain circumstances and without prior notice, immediately terminate your Show Me the Best account, listing and company profile content, and access to the Service. Cause for such termination shall include, but not be limited to, (a) breaches or violations of the TOS or other incorporated agreements or guidelines, (b) requests by law enforcement or other government agencies, (c) a request by you (self-initiated account deletions), (d) discontinuance or material modification to the Service (or any part thereof), (e) unexpected technical or security issues or problems, (f) extended periods of inactivity, and (g) non-payment of our monthly service fee. Termination of your Show Me the Best account includes (a) removal of access to all offerings within the Service, (b) at Show Me the Best discretion, deletion of your password and all related information, files and content associated with or inside your account (or any part thereof), and (c) barring further use of the Service. Further, you agree that all terminations for cause shall be made in Show Me the Best sole discretion and that Show Me the Best shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any termination of your account, any associated email address, or access to the Service.

 

DEALINGS WITH ADVERTISERS

Your correspondence or business dealings with, or participation in promotions of, advertisers found on or through the Service, including payment and delivery of related goods or services, and any other terms, conditions, warranties or representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and such advertiser. You agree that Show Me the Best shall not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or as the result of the presence of such advertisers on the Service.

 

DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT:

YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. Show Me the Best EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

Show Me the Best MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT (i) THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (ii) THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE, (iii) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICE WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (iv) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, OR OTHER MATERIAL PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS, AND (V) ANY ERRORS IN THE SOFTWARE WILL BE CORRECTED.

ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE SERVICE IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK AND THAT 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.

NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM Show Me the Best OR THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THE TOS.

A SMALL PERCENTAGE OF USERS MAY EXPERIENCE EPILEPTIC SEIZURES WHEN EXPOSED TO CERTAIN LIGHT PATTERNS OR BACKGROUNDS ON A COMPUTER SCREEN OR WHILE USING THE SERVICE. CERTAIN CONDITIONS MAY INDUCE PREVIOUSLY UNDETECTED EPILEPTIC SYMPTOMS EVEN IN USERS WHO HAVE NO HISTORY OF PRIOR SEIZURES OR EPILEPSY. IF YOU, OR ANYONE IN YOUR FAMILY, HAVE AN EPILEPTIC CONDITION, CONSULT YOUR PHYSICIAN PRIOR TO USING THE SERVICE. IMMEDIATELY DISCONTINUE USE OF THE SERVICE AND CONSULT YOUR PHYSICIAN IF YOU EXPERIENCE ANY OF THE FOLLOWING SYMPTOMS WHILE USING THE SERVICE — DIZZINESS, ALTERED VISION, EYE OR MUSCLE TWITCHES, LOSS OF AWARENESS, DISORIENTATION, ANY INVOLUNTARY MOVEMENT, OR CONVULSIONS.

 

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

YOU EXPRESSLY UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT Show Me the Best SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF PROFITS, GOODWILL, USE, DATA OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES (EVEN IF Show Me the Best HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES), RESULTING FROM: (i) THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THE SERVICE; (ii) THE COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS AND SERVICES RESULTING FROM ANY GOODS, DATA, INFORMATION OR SERVICES PURCHASED OR OBTAINED OR MESSAGES RECEIVED OR TRANSACTIONS ENTERED INTO THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICE; (iii) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR DATA; (iv) STATEMENTS OR CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICE; OR (v) ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE SERVICE.

 

SPECIAL ADMONITION FOR SERVICES RELATING TO FINANCIAL MATTERS

If you intend to create or join any service, receive or request any news, messages, alerts or other information from the Service concerning companies, stock quotes, investments or securities, please read the above Sections again. In addition, for this type of information particularly, the phrase “Let the investor beware” is apt. The Service is provided for informational purposes only, and no Content included in the Service is intended for trading or investing purposes. Show Me the Best shall not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, usefulness or availability of any information transmitted or made available via the Service and shall not be responsible or liable for any trading or investment decisions made based on such information.

 

NO THIRD-PARTY BENEFICIARIES

You agree that, except as otherwise expressly provided in this TOS, there shall be no third-party beneficiaries to this Agreement.

 

NOTICE

Show Me the Best may provide you with notices, including those regarding changes to the TOS, by either email, regular mail, or postings on the Service.

 

COPYRIGHT OWNERSHIP

Show Me the Best contains copyrighted material, trademarks and other proprietary information, including, but not limited to, text, photos, video, graphics, music and sound, and the entire contents of Show Me the Best are copyrighted as a collective work under the South African copyright laws. You may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale, create derivative works, or in any way exploit, any of the content, in whole or in part. You may download copyrighted material for your personal use only. Except as otherwise expressly permitted under copyright law, no copying, redistribution, retransmission, publication or commercial exploitation of downloaded material will be permitted without the express permission of Show Me the Best and the copyright owner. In the event of any permitted copying, redistribution or publication of copyrighted material, no changes in or deletion of author attribution, trademark legend or copyright notice shall be made. You acknowledge that you do not acquire any ownership rights by downloading copyrighted material.

 

NOTICE AND PROCEDURE FOR MAKING CLAIMS OF COPYRIGHT OR INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY INFRINGEMENT

Show Me the Best respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same.  Show Me the Best may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, disable and/or terminate the accounts of users who may be repeat infringers. To report infringement please contact us at support@showmethebest.co.za

 

VIOLATIONS

Please report any violations of the TOS to support@showmethebest.co.za.