Last updated: June 16, 2016
Thank you for choosing Tether.to (the “Site”). The following terms and conditions of service (these “Terms of Service”) apply to customers of the Site. You should read these Terms of Service carefully. By using any of the services, functions, or features offered from time to time on the Site (collectively or individually, the “Services”), the customer (referred to herein as “you” or “your”) agrees to these Terms of Service.
These Terms of Service constitute the agreement and understanding with respect to the use of any or all of the Services, and any manner of accessing them, between you and Tether Limited (“us,” “our,” or “we”). For the avoidance of doubt, these Terms of Service have two parties: you and us.
By using the Services, you agree to these Terms of Service. All other policies, FAQs, whitepapers, and pages on the Site are incorporated into these Terms of Service by reference. In the event of any inconsistency between these Terms of Service and any other policies, FAQs, whitepapers, or pages on the Site, these Terms of Service shall prevail.
By creating an account on the Site or by using any of the Services, you acknowledge that you have read, understand, and completely agree to these Terms of Service in effect from time to time. If you disagree with these Terms of Service or with any subsequent amendments, changes, or updates, you may not use any of the Services; your only recourse in the case of disagreement is to stop using all of the Services and close your account(s) on the Site.
These Terms of Service may be amended, changed, or updated by us without prior notice to you. You should check back often to confirm that your copy and understanding of these Terms of Service is current and correct. Your non-termination or continued use of any Services after the effective date of any amendments, changes, or updates constitutes your acceptance of these Terms of Service, as modified by such amendments, changes, or updates.
The use of the Site or any Services is void where prohibited by applicable law.
Any use as described in this paragraph shall constitute a “Prohibited Use.” If either we determine that you have engaged in any Prohibited Use, we may address such Prohibited Use through an appropriate sanction in our sole and absolute discretion. Such sanction may include, but is not limited to, making a report to law enforcement or other authorities and closing your account(s) on the Site.
You hereby agree to release the Associates from liability for any and all Losses, and you shall indemnify and save and hold the Associates harmless from and against all Losses. The foregoing limitations of liability shall apply whether the alleged liability or Losses are based on contract, negligence, tort, unjust enrichment, strict liability, or any other basis, even if the Associates have been advised of or should have known of the possibility of such losses and damages, and without regard to the success or effectiveness of any other remedies.
Last updated: December 18, 2014
Our business has been built on trust between our customers and ourselves. To preserve the confidentiality of all information you provide to us, we maintain the following privacy principles:
By maintaining our commitment to these principles, we at TETHER will ensure that we respect the inherent trust that you place in us.
This section provides specific details of how we treat any personal information you might wish to provide us when you visit this site.
Both you and TETHER play an important role in protecting against online fraud. You should be careful that your account details including your Username and/or Password are not compromised by ensuring that you do not knowingly or accidentally share, provide or facilitate unauthorized use of it. Do not share your Username and/or password or allow access or use of it by others. We endeavor to put in place high standards of security to protect your interests.
You should safeguard your unique Username and Password by keeping it secret and confidential. Never write them down or share these details with anyone. When choosing your unique Username and Password for the first time, do not create it using easily identifiable information such as your birthday, telephone number or a recognizable part of your name. If you think your Username and/or password has been disclosed to a third party, is lost or stolen and unauthorized transactions may have been conducted, you are responsible to inform us immediately.
Your visit to this site may be recorded for analysis on the number of visitors to the site and general usage patterns. Some of this information will be gathered through the use of “cookies”. Cookies are small bits of information that are automatically stored on a person’s web browser in their computer that can be retrieved by this site. Cookies can make the site more useful by storing information about your preferences on particular sites, thus enabling website owners to provide more useful features for their users. The information collected by “cookies” is anonymous aggregated research data, and contain no name or address information or any information that will enable anyone to contact you via telephone, e-mail or any other means. Most browsers are initially set to accept cookies. If you would prefer, you can set your browser to disable cookies or inform you when they are set. However, by disabling them, you may not be able to take full advantage of our website
Occasionally we may collect personal information from visitors to this site and those individuals that participate in a contest or promotion. Such information is only collected from individuals who voluntarily provide us with their personal information. We may use this information to advise them of products, services and other marketing materials, which we think, may be of interest to them. We may also invite visitors to this site to participate in market research and surveys and other similar activities. You can choose to receive marketing and other promotional materials by email. If you do receive email or promotional direct mailings, you will always have an opportunity to opt-out. If at any time you would like us to cease sending you direct mailings, please contact our representatives e-mail.
This Statement is made by TETHER and is intended to notify you why personal data is collected, how it will be used and to whom data access requests are to be addressed.
a) From time to time, it is necessary for customers to supply us with data in connection with the opening or continuation of accounts and the establishment or continuation of facilities or provision of services or compliance with any laws or guidelines issued by regulatory or other authorities.
b) Failure to supply such data may result in TETHER being unable to open or continue accounts or establish or continue facilities or provide services or comply with any laws or guidelines issued by regulatory or other authorities.
c) It is also the case that data are collected from customers in the ordinary course of the continuation of the relationship (for example in case the guidelines change).
d) The purposes for which data relating to a customer may be used are as follows:
I. the daily operation of the services and facilities provided to customers;
II. meeting the requirements to make disclosure under the requirements of any law binding on TETHER under and for the purposes of any guidelines issued by regulatory or other authorities with which the Bank or any of its branches are expected to comply;
e) Data held by TETHER relating to a customer will be kept confidential but TETHER may provide such information to the following parties for the purposes set out in paragraph (d):
I. any agent, contractor or third party service provider who provides administrative, telecommunications, computer, payment or securities clearing or other services to TETHER in connection with the operation of its business;
II. any other person under a duty of confidentiality to TETHER including a group company of TETHER which has undertaken to keep such information confidential;
III. any person to whom TETHER is under an obligation to make disclosure under the requirements of any law binding on TETHER or under and for the purposes of any guidelines issued by regulatory or other authorities with which TETHER is expected to comply.
IMPORTANT: By accessing this web site and any of its pages you are agreeing to the terms set out above.
Thank you for choosing TETHER.