TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Access to, and use of this website is subject to these terms and conditions. By accessing, browsing or otherwise using the site you signify your acceptance of these terms. If at any time you do not agree to these terms you should discontinue your use of this website.

1. Privacy

Your privacy is very important to us. We designed our to make important disclosures to you about how we collect and use the information you post on The Website. We encourage you to read the Privacy Policy, and to use the information it contains to help make informed decisions.

2. Site Information and Content

  • a. While The Website takes all care in the preparation of information we accept no responsibility nor warrant the accuracy of the information displayed.
  • b. Information on The Website has been provided for entertainment purposes only and The Website accepts no responsibility for any assumptions based or derived from any information displayed or assumed.
  • c. WARNING: GAMBLING INVOKES RISK. For the avoidance of doubt, we are not responsible for your gambling losses. Any monetary investment based on information displayed on the site (or affiliated sites) is at the risk of the investor.
  • d. All information relating to race fields, including horse numbers, scratchings, odds and statistics should be checked with an official source.

3. Sharing Your Content and Information

You own all of the content and information you post on The Website. In order for us to use certain types of content and provide you with The Website, you agree to the following:

  • a. For content that is covered by intellectual property rights, like photos ("IP content"), you specifically give us the following permission, subject to your : you grant us a non-exclusive, transferable, sub-licensable, royalty-free, worldwide license to use any IP content that you post on or in connection with The Website ("IP License"). This IP License ends when you delete your IP content or your account (except to the extent your content has been shared with others, and they have not deleted it).
  • b. When you delete IP content, it is deleted in a manner similar to emptying the recycle bin on a computer. However, you understand that removed content may persist in backup or cached copies for a reasonable period of time.
  • c. We always appreciate your feedback or other suggestions about The Website, but you understand that we may use them without any obligation to compensate you for them (just as you have no obligation to offer them).

4. Safety

We do our best to keep The Website safe, but we cannot guarantee it. We need your help in order to do that, which includes the following commitments:

 

  • a. You will not send or otherwise post unauthorized commercial communications to users (such as spam).
  • b. You will not collect users' information, or otherwise access The Website, using automated means (such as harvesting bots, robots, spiders, or scrapers) without our permission.
  • c. You will not upload viruses or other malicious code.
  • d. You will not solicit login information or access an account belonging to someone else.
  • e. You will not bully, intimidate, or harass any user.
  • f. You will not post content that is hateful, threatening, pornographic, or that contains nudity or graphic or gratuitous violence.
  • g. You will not use The Website to do anything unlawful, misleading, malicious, or discriminatory.
  • You will not facilitate or encourage any violations of this Statement.

5. Registration and Account Security

The Website users provide their real names and information, and we need your help to keep it that way. Here are some commitments you make to us relating to registering and maintaining the security of your account:

  • a. You will not provide any false personal information on The Website, or create an account for anyone other than yourself without permission.
  • b. You will not use The Website if you are under 18.
  • c. You will keep your contact information accurate and up-to-date.
  • d. You will not share your password, let anyone else access your account, or do anything else that might jeopardize the security of your account.
  • e. You will not transfer your account to anyone without first getting our written permission.
  • f. You will not have more than one active account without first getting our written permission.

6. Protecting Other People's Rights

We respect other people's rights, and expect you to do the same.

  • a. You will not post content or take any action on The Website that infringes someone else's rights or otherwise violates the law. can remove any content you post on The Website if we believe that it violates this Statement.
  • b. If we removed your content for infringing someone else's copyright, and you believe we removed it by mistake please contact us.
  • c. If you repeatedly infringe other people's intellectual property rights, we will disable your account when appropriate.
  • d. You will not use our copyrights or trademarks without our written permission.
  • e. You will not post anyone's identification documents or sensitive financial information on The Website.

8. You agree to our tipping terms

 

 

 

  • Access to, including buying and selling tips on The Website are subject to the following Terms and Conditions. By buying, selling or accessing tipping information you signify your acceptance of these terms. Any sale commission rates advertised are at a percentage which applied after GST has been excluded from a sale.
  • 1. Selling Tips
    • a.You agree to supply horse racing tips and tipping comments to the best of your knowledge.
    • b. The Website reserves the right to suspend your account if your tips are deemed to be similar to the tips that have been
    • purchased from other users or copied from another source.
    • c. After tips "lock out" (which is typically 20 minutes before the first race of the day) under no circumstances can the information be modified.
    • d. The user is aware that a percentage of each sale made will be paid to The Website, currently 16.66% for individual sales and subscriptions.
  • 2. Buying and Accessing Tips
    • a. You must be over 18 years of age to purchase tips. You should comply with the law in your country concerning the age at which a person is allowed to gamble.
    • b. Tips may be offered seven days a week. There may, however, be some days when no tips can be advised.
    • c. The user is aware that a percentage of their purchases, currently 83.34% for individual purchases and subscriptions will be paid to the seller.
    • d. By following the advice of tips you realise that there is risk involved and it is possible that your stake money may be lost. You accept full responsibility for the outcome of your own bets and understand that the recommendations are for information and entertainment only.
    • e. The service is intended for personal use only and is not transferable. No part of the service may be reproduced, displayed in public, broadcast or used for any other purpose.
    • f. The user is aware that a percentage of their sales made will be paid to The Website, currently 16.66% for individual sales and subscriptions.
    • g. The user is aware that when a purchase is made their username may be made available to view by the seller. No other personal information will be shared with the seller.

9. You agree to our payment terms

 

 

We want to make payments convenient, so we allow you to make payments using a number of different payment sources, like credit cards, direct debits, bank transfers and PayPal.

Products purchased from The Website are delivered in an electronic form and adhere to delivery to ensure you receive the information in a timely manner.

You may purchase credits from The Website to purchase tips, Insider Selections or to send Blackbook SMS notifications.

As part of our effort to keep The Website safe, we may take certain actions to reduce liability for users and us.

  • When you make payments through The Website, you agree to these Payments Terms.
  • 1. Making Purchases
    • a. When you confirm a transaction on The Website, you agree to be bound by and pay for that transaction.
    • b. Pay attention to the details of the transaction, because your total price may include taxes, fees, and shipping costs, which you are responsible for paying.
    • c. Don't commit to a transaction unless you are ready to pay, because all sales are final.
    • d. When you make a "purchase" the sale may include commission paid to another user.
    • e. If you order something that becomes unavailable before it can be provided to you, your only remedy is to receive a refund of your purchase price.
    • f. When you "purchase" tipping information we commit to making the information accessible to you by means of the PURCHASED TIPS page and via. email. Our obligation ends when we deliver the information to you.
    • g. Even though we use terms like "purchase," "buy," "sell," to talk about transactions related to tips, we don't transfer an ownership of this information. For example, the tips we make available to you are licensed to you, not sold.
    • h. Information sold to you is licensed to you for personal use only. Under no circumstances can you forward, re-sell or disclose details of your sale to another person or for commercial purposes without the written consent of The Website.
    • i. WE MAKE NO WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES SOLD ON OR THROUGH .
  • 2. Payment Sources
    • a. When you provide a payment source to us, you confirm that you are permitted to use that payment source. You also authorize us to collect and store it, along with other related transaction information. We will not store enough information which would allow us to action a transaction on your behalf.
    • b. When you make a payment, you authorize us (and our designated payment processor) to charge the full amount to the payment source you designate for the transaction.
    • c. If you pay by credit or debit card we may obtain a pre-approval from the issuer of the card for an amount up to the amount of the purchase. We will bill your card at the time of purchase or shortly thereafter. If you cancel a transaction before completion, that pre-approval may result in your funds not otherwise being immediately available.
    • d. If you pay by debit card and your payment results in an overdraft or other fee from your bank, you alone are responsible for that fee.
  • 3. Delivery of your purchase
    • a. After ordering online, you will receive access to the information via the 'My Purchased Tips' page, accessible from the main menu. You may also receive an email containing this information however we cannot guarantee the delivery of this email.
    • b. In some cases their may be delays between payment processing and the information made available to you from the 'My Purchased Tips' page. We will attempt to provide this information to you within 10 minutes, otherwise, you are entitled to a full refund.
  • 4. Purchasing and Using Credit on your account
    • a. When you purchase or receive credits, you do not own the credits. Rather, you receive a limited right to use such credits in connection with certain features on The Website, such as the purchase of tips.
    • b. You will not transfer credit to anyone, or transfer them to anyone outside of The Website.
    • c. We may change the purchase price for credits at any time as well as the ways that you can use or transfer credits. We also reserve the right to stop issuing credits.
    • d. If you leave a balance of credits unused for three years, we may redeem those credits.
    • e. If you deactivate your account and do not reactivate it within 6 months, or if you delete your account, you will lose any accumulated credit.
    • f. If we deactivate your account and you do not meet any conditions necessary to reinstate it within 6 months, we may redeem those credits.
  • 5. Actions We May Take
    • a. We may make any inquiries that we consider necessary, either directly or through third parties, concerning your identity and creditworthiness.
    • b. We may cancel any transaction if we believe the transaction violates these Payments Terms or the Statement of , or we believe doing so may prevent financial loss.
    • c. We may place a delay on a payment for a period of time, limit payment sources for a transaction, limit your ability to make a payment or deactivate your account if we believe doing so may prevent financial loss.
    • d. We may contact your payment source issuer, law enforcement, or impacted third parties (including other users) and share details of any payments you are associated with if we believe doing so may prevent financial loss or a violation of law.
    • e. We may cancel any credits transferred, assigned, or sold in violation of these Payments Terms or the Statement of .
    • f. If you purchase advertising, and your payment method fails or your account is past due, we may take steps to collect past due amounts using other collection mechanisms. You agree to pay all expenses associated with such collection, including reasonable attorneys' fees. Interest will accrue on any past due amounts at the rate of the lesser of 1% per month or the lawful maximum.
  • 6. Disputes, Reversals and Refunds
    • a. If you believe that an unauthorized or otherwise problematic transaction has taken place under your account, you agree to notify us immediately, so that we may take action to prevent financial loss.
    • b. To the fullest extent permitted by law, you waive all claims against us related to payments unless you submit the claim to us within 30 days after the charge.
    • c. You are responsible for and agree to reimburse us for all reversals, charge-backs, claims, fees, fines, penalties and other liability incurred by us (including costs and related expenses) that were caused by or arising out of payments that you authorized or accepted.
    • d. If you enter into a transaction with a third party and have a dispute over the goods or services you purchased we have no liability for such goods or services. Our only involvement with regard to such transaction is as a payment agent.
    • e. We may intervene in disputes between users concerning payments but have no obligation to do so. f. Your only remedy for a technical failure or interruption of service is to request that your transaction be completed at a later time.
    • g. Refunds are not offered on the basis that the tips purchased are offered to the user immediately after payment has been completed. This indicates that the transaction has been completed and information has been used by the purchaser.
    • h. The Website reserves the right to offer refunds to users under abidance with the law and special circumstances evaluated by the administrators at The Website. Payments may be refunded by Pay Pal or credit to your The Website account and the balance of the sellers account will be adjusted accordingly. If you wish to request a refund, please .
  • 7. Special Provisions Applicable to Advertisers
    • a. When you purchase advertising on or through The Website, you agree to pay all amounts specified in the order, along with any applicable taxes.
    • b. You are responsible for maintaining the security of your advertising account, and you understand that you will be charged for any orders placed on or through your advertising account.
    • c. You can cancel an advertising order at any time but your ads may run for several days after you notify us, and you are still responsible for paying for those ads.
    • d. Without limiting section 4.1, your order constitutes your written authorization for us to obtain your personal and/or business credit report from a credit bureau. We may obtain your credit report when you place an order, or at any time thereafter.
    • e. It is your responsibility to remit any taxes that apply to your transactions. You agree to indemnify and hold us harmless from and against any claim arising out of your failure to do so.
  • 8. Notices and Amendments to These Payments Terms
    • a. We may provide notices to you by posting them on our website, or by sending them to an email address or street address that you previously provided to us. Website and email notices shall be considered received by you within 24 hours of the time posted or sent; notices by mail shall be considered received within three business days of the time sent.
    • b. Except as otherwise stated, you must send notices to us relating to payments and these Payment Terms by postal mail to: Attention: Legal Department.
    • c. The Payment Terms in place at the time you confirm a transaction will govern that transaction.
    • d. We may change these Payment Terms, in whole or in part, even though the changes may affect accumulated credits. All amendments to these Payment Terms will be made pursuant to Section of the .
  • 9. Other
    • a. All of the commitments you make in the The Website Statement of Rights and Responsibilities apply to payments through The Website. In the event of any conflict between these Payments Terms and the The Website Statement of Rights and Responsibilities, the Payments Terms shall prevail.
    • b. "Us," "we," "our," "claim" and "The Website" mean the same as they do in the Statement of Rights and Responsibilities.
    • c. Some countries may restrict or prohibit your ability to make payments through The Website. Nothing in these Payments Terms should be read to override or circumvent any such foreign laws.

10. You agree to our comments terms

 

  • We reserve the right to remove any posts it deems to be inappropriate. Anyone in breach of these rules may risk having their account suspended.
  • 1. General Contributions "Comments" including forum posts, wall posts, news comments, form guide comments, tipping comments, private comments, status updates and comments made to any page throughout the website must adhere to follow these rules. Users agree not to post any item that:
    • a. Reveals tips that you are selling or have purchased prior to the event. You are free to discuss the chances of a feature race outcome providing it is informative and interesting for the rest of the community to read.
    • b. Is defamatory or discloses any information that the customer has no legal right to disclose.
    • c. Is abusive, hateful, racist, bigoted, sexist, harassing, threatening, inflammatory, defamatory, knowingly false, vulgar, obscene, sexually-oriented, profane or is otherwise in violation of any applicable law, rule or regulation.
    • d. Is any form of advertising (including affiliate programs), promotional material or any other form of commercial activity.
    • e. Is intentionally false or misleading statements or any statement seeking to unfairly manipulate a market.
    • f. Attempts to publish, collect or store data relating to customers including personal details such as email addresses, phone numbers and residential addresses.
    • g. Contains a link to any other website address of, or promotes the services of, a competitor of The Website.
    • h. Is in a language other than English.
    • i. Is protected by any form of intellectual property whether registered or unregistered or any contractual, statutory and equitable obligations of confidence.
    • j. Is or may amount to collusion or activities of a suspicious or criminal nature.
    • k. Is a post which is related to or leads to the transmission of any software or computer files that contain a virus, worm or other disruptive or harmful component.
  • 2. Forum Contributions If you post Comments on the forum you must adhere to the following additional rules. Users agree not to post any item that:
    • a. Is a site complaint or enquiry or query needing a response by The Website. Please to discuss these matters.
    • b. Is in relation to a private tipping competition or club.
    • c. Is not relevant to the forum category or discussion.

11. About Advertisements on The Website

Our goal is to deliver ads that are not only valuable to advertisers, but also valuable to you. In order to do that, you agree to the following:

 

  • a. We do not give your content to advertisers.
  • b. You understand that we may not always identify paid services and communications as such.

12. Special Provisions Applicable to Advertisers

You can target your specific audience by buying ads on The Website or our publisher network. The following additional terms apply to you if advertise with us: If you are placing ads on someone else's behalf, we need to make sure you have permission to place those ads, including the following:

 

  • a. When you advertise with us, you will tell us the type of advertising you want to buy, the amount you want to spend. If we accept your advertisement, we will deliver your ads as inventory becomes available.
  • b. You will pay in accordance with our . The amount you owe will be calculated based on your advertising requirements.
  • c. We will determine the size, placement, and positioning of your ads.
  • d. We do not guarantee the activity that your ads will receive, such as the number of clicks you will get.
  • e. We cannot control how people interact with your ads, and are not responsible for click fraud or other improper actions that affect the cost of running ads.
  • f. You will not offer any contest or sweepstakes ("promotion") without our prior written consent. If we consent, you take full responsibility for the promotion and all applicable laws.
  • g. You can cancel your advertisement at any time by contacting us but it may take us seven days before the ad stops running.
  • h. Our license to run your ad will end when we have completed your rder. You understand, however, that if users have interacted with your ads, your ads may remain until the users delete it.
  • i. We can use your ads and related information for marketing or promotional purposes.
  • j. You will not issue any press release or make public statements about your relationship with The Website without written permission.
  • k. We may reject or remove any ad for any reason.
  • l. You warrant that you have the legal authority to bind the advertiser to this Statement.
  • m. You agree that if the advertiser you represent violates this Statement, we may hold you responsible for that violation.

13. Amendments

From time to time we may amend the terms. By continuing to use the site after such amendments have been made you are agreeing to be bound by the terms as amended. If at any time you do not agree to these terms you should discontinue your use of the website

14. Termination

If you violate the letter or spirit of this Statement, or otherwise create possible legal exposure for us, we can stop providing all or part of The Website to you. We will generally try to notify you, but have no obligation to do so. You may also delete your account or disable your application at any time by . In all such cases, this Statement will still apply.

15. Disputes

 

 

  • a. You will resolve any claim, cause of action or dispute ("claim") you have with us arising out of or relating to this Statement or The Website in a state or federal court located in Australia. The laws of the Australia will govern this Statement, as well as any claim that might arise between you and us, without regard to conflict of law provisions. You agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts located in Australia for the purpose of litigating all such claims.
  • b. If anyone brings a claim against us related to your actions or your content on The Website, you will indemnify and hold us harmless from and against all damages, losses, and expenses of any kind (including reasonable legal fees and costs) related to such claim.
  • c. WE TRY TO KEEP UP, BUG-FREE, AND SAFE, BUT YOU USE IT AT YOUR OWN RISK. WE ARE PROVIDING "AS IS" WITHOUT ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. WE DO NOT GUARANTEE THAT WILL BE SAFE OR SECURE. IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACTIONS OR CONTENT OF THIRD PARTIES, AND YOU RELEASE US, OUR DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AND AGENTS FROM ANY CLAIMS AND DAMAGES, KNOWN AND UNKNOWN, ARISING OUT OF OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH ANY CLAIM YOU HAVE AGAINST ANY SUCH THIRD PARTIES. WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY LOST PROFITS OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS STATEMENT OR , EVEN IF WE HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. OUR AGGREGATE LIABILITY ARISING OUT OF THIS STATEMENT OR WILL NOT EXCEED THE GREATER OF ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($100) OR THE AMOUNT YOU HAVE PAID US IN THE PAST TWELVE MONTHS. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH CASES, 'S LIABILITY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW.

16. Definitions

 

 

  • a. By "The Website" we mean the features and services we make available, including through (a) our website at and any other The Website branded or co-branded websites (including sub-domains, international versions, and mobile versions); (b) our Platform; and (c) other media, devices or networks now existing or later developed.
  • b. By "us," "we" and "our" we mean Pty Ltd. and/or its affiliates.
  • c. By "Platform" we mean a set of APIs and services that enable applications, developers, operators or services to retrieve data from The Website and provide data to us relating to The Website users.
  • d. By "content" we mean the content, information and tipping you post on The Website, including information about you and the actions you take.
  • e. By "post" we mean post on The Website or otherwise make available to us.
  • f. By "use" we mean use, copy, publicly perform or display, distribute, modify, translate, and create derivative works of.

17. Other

 

 

  • a. This Statement makes up the entire agreement between the parties regarding The Website, and supersedes any prior agreements.
  • b. If any portion of this Statement is found to be unenforceable, the remaining portion will remain in full force and effect.
  • c. If we fail to enforce any of this Statement, it will not be considered a waiver.
  • d. Any amendment to or waiver of this Statement must be made in writing and signed by us.
  • e. You will not transfer any of your rights or obligations under this Statement to anyone else without our consent.
  • f. All of our rights and obligations under this Statement are freely assignable by us in connection with a merger, acquisition, or sale of assets, or by operation of law or otherwise.
  • g. Nothing in this Agreement shall prevent us from complying with the law.
  • h. This Statement does not confer any third party beneficiary rights.