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ALL REGISTRANTS ON THE YOUDECIDE PLATFORM MUST BE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER. CHILDREN UNDER AGE 18 MAY NOT USE THE YOUDECIDE PLATFORM TO PURCHASE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES.
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Information contained on YouDecide's platform is not intended to constitute advice. You should consult your insurance, financial, and/or legal advisors regarding specific issues. All products and services offered on the platform are subject to the terms, conditions, and exclusions of the applicable individual service or product purchased.
YouDecide may provide you with planning and educational tools, including online calculators. Such tools and calculators may allow you to model what-if scenarios, the results of which are illustrative and are based on the information and assumptions identified. There is no guarantee that the results shown are necessarily accurate or will be achieved. In addition, these tools and calculators are not part of any planning report for which you may have paid a fee, even if the tools and calculators include information derived from or contained in a report. YouDecide makes no warranty regarding the accuracy of such calculators available for use on its platform.
Your use of the YouDecide platform, services, and content, is at your sole risk. All services, content, and software are provided on an as is or as available basis. YouDecide disclaims all warranties and conditions of any kind whether express or implied, including but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. YouDecide makes no warranty that (i) the services, content, and software are accurate, timely, uninterrupted, or error-free; (ii) the results that may be obtained from the use of the services, content, or software will be reliable; (iii) the quality of any products accessed, obtained, or purchased through the use of the platform, services, content, or software will meet your expectations; and (iv) any errors in the software will be corrected.
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All software used in connection with the YouDecide platform (Software) is the property of YouDecide or its suppliers and is protected by U.S. patent and copyright laws and international treaties. Any use of the software other than as required to navigate and use this platform is prohibited. You agree not to copy, distribute, publicly display, modify, decompile, disassemble, reverse-engineer, or otherwise attempt to discover the source code of the software. Further, you agree not to access our platform services or content by any means other than the interface provided by YouDecide.
YouDecide will not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, or exemplary damages, including, but not limited to, damages or loss of products, use, data, or other intangible losses, even if YouDecide has been advised of the possibilities of those damages, resulting from your use or inability to use the platform, services, content, or software; the cost of obtaining substitute products and services resulting from any loss of data; information, products or services obtained from purchases or transactions entered into via the platform; or statement or conduct of any third party, or any other matter relating to the service or content.
Some jurisdictions do not permit the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages. Therefore, some of the limitations above may not apply to you.
By agreeing to arbitration, you waive your rights to other resolution processes, including a trial by jury. and you expressly waive your right to file a class action or seek relief on a class basis. You have the right to opt-out and not be bound by the arbitration and class action waiver provisions of this agreement by sending written notice via certified mail to Legal Counsel, YouDecide, Inc., 4450 River Green Parkway Suite 100A, Duluth, GA 30096. The notice must be sent within thirty (30) days of your first use of the platform after the effective date of this notice; otherwise, you shall be bound to arbitrate disputes in accordance with the terms described here.
Although it may be possible to reach the YouDecide platform from outside of the United States, all data is processed and stored within the confines of the USA. If you access the YouDecide platform from outside the USA, be aware that the country in which you are located may have different data protection laws. If you are in the EU or UK, YouDecide relies on the safeguards set forth in Articles 46 and 49 of the GDPR to transfer your data across international borders. YouDecide does not target or market to audiences in the EU or UK.
We collect, store, and share your information only within the context of providing the services for which your employer or member group has engaged us to provide. YouDecide does not sell your information. We do not disclose any personal information to non-platform providers. We use your personal information only to:
YouDecide uses state-of-the-art tools and methods to protect the security of your information. This includes using encryption to protect your information when it is collected, stored, transmitted, displayed, or printed. While no security mechanism can be 100% guaranteed, we provide a secure online platform utilizing SSL and HTTPS protocols that encrypts your data over the Internet. We have audits performed by independent parties to verify our safeguards are working appropriately. All transmissions containing personal information such as to/from your employer/group and our providers are encrypted. Within YouDecide's network, firewalls and authentication rules limit access to your personal information to only authorized YouDecide workers. Our staff is trained on privacy and security safeguards and understands the consequences if these are violated.
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YouDecide at its sole discretion has the right to suspend or terminate your membership and refuse all current and/or future access to the platform and services by you. You agree that YouDecide.com will not be liable to you or any third party if YouDecide suspends or terminates your access to the services or content for any reason.
If YouDecide suspects criminal or civil wrongdoing, YouDecide will cooperate with legal authorities and third parties in investigating the actions and bringing the perpetrator(s) to justice.
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YouDecide provides you the ability to consent (opt-in) or revoke consent (opt-out) for our marketing newsletter at any time. These settings are accessible to you in your online account profile and default to the opt-out setting. If you opt-out, you will not receive periodic notification of special promotions and discounts from YouDecide or its platform providers. If you opt-in, these marketing solicitations will only be provided to you via email, never via telemarketing methods. Your opt-in or opt-out status will remain in force until you change it. If you opt-out, you will still continue to receive important notices regarding your account, and notices authorized by your employer/group, such as notice of the open enrollment period. If you have difficulty setting or locating the opt-in and opt-features, contact YouDecide directly for assistance (see Ways to Contact YouDecide).
YouDecide may, at its discretion, modify or discontinue any of the services or content on its platform with or without notice. YouDecide will not be liable to you or any third party for any changes or discontinuance of any of the services or content.
Providers contracted to participate on our platform are operated independently of YouDecide. YouDecide has no editorial control or responsibility for any content, goods, services, or other information the provider may offer. The opinions, statements, services, or other information provided by a provider are strictly those of the respective provider. YouDecide does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, statement, product, service, or other information provided by the providers. You agree not to hold YouDecide responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damages or losses caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of or reliance on the content, products, services, or other materials made available by the providers on the YouDecide platform.
Each platform provider collects information based on the services or products they offer and according to their operating policies and underwriting guidelines. In some cases, such as when providing a quote for services, YouDecide may collect information from you on their behalf, transmit the information to the provider electronically, then transmit information back to you. In other cases, we provide a link to the provider's website so that you can complete the quoting or sign-up process there (external to YouDecide). In some cases, YouDecide may assist in facilitating payments between you and the provider by exchanging payroll deduction information with your employer. YouDecide does not process credit card payments or electronic funds transfers (EFTs) on behalf of the providers you must pay the providers directly.
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If you've contacted YouDecide with a complaint and were not happy with our response, we suggest contacting your employer or member group through which you were provided access to the YouDecide platform. They may be able to remove your information from the data feed that YouDecide receives and/or update an error in the data feed. For issues with a provider or any product or service provided by a provider on the platform, including issues of billing or termination of coverage, please contact the provider directly.
If none of the previously described actions was able to resolve your concerns, you may issue a complaint to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) or other agency using the links below:
As a result of no longer participating on the YouDecide platform, you may need to make alternate payment arrangements with providers whose products or services were being paid via payroll deduction (if applicable).