The payment processing fee in US Dollars is 3.4% plus $0.30 per successful pledge for pledges over $3, and 5% fee plus $0.10 per successful pledge for pledges of $3 or less. Founding creators have a legacy platform fee and the legacy payment processing rate. The legacy payment processing rate varies depending on a number of factors, including the subscription plan price, card type and number of other subscription plan joined by a subscriber.TaxWe collect tax identification information and report this to tax authorities as legally required. You are responsible for reporting any income or withholding taxes which may be due as a result of payments received. As a creator on our site, it is your responsibility to provide accurate information when you are engaging with the sales tax weighting tool and, generally, when listing benefits transferred within your tiers.RestrictionsWe don’t allow creations and benefits that violate our policies. A summary of those rules is that we don’t allow:
Illegal creations or benefits.
Creations or benefits that are abusive towards other people.
Creations or benefits that use others’ intellectual property, unless you have written permission to use it, or your use is protected by fair use.
Creations or benefits with real people engaging in sexual acts.
Benefits that involve raffles or prizes based on chance.
DearShare's creationsTo summarize: You can use our copyrights or trademarks to promote your DearShare page, but can’t use them for anything else without our permission.Our creations are protected by copyright, trademark and trade secret laws. Some examples of our creations are the text on the site, our logo, and our codebase. We grant you a license to use our logo and other copyrights or trademarks to promote your DearShare page. You can learn more about the correct use of our logo in our Brand Guidelines. You may not otherwise use, reproduce, distribute, perform, publicly display or prepare derivative works of our creations unless we give you permission in writing. Please ask if you have any questions.IndemnityTo summarize: If we are sued because of your use of or conduct on DearShare, you have to help pay for it.You will indemnify us from all losses and liabilities, including legal fees, that arise from these terms or relate to your use of DearShare. We reserve the right to exclusive control over the defense of a claim covered by this clause. If we use this right then you will help us in our defense. Your obligation to indemnify under this clause also applies to our subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents and third party service providers.Warranty disclaimerTo summarize: We do our best to make sure DearShare works as expected, but stuff happens.DearShare is provided “as is” and without warranty of any kind. Any warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, and any other warranty is excluded to the greatest extent permitted by law. The disclaimers of warranty under this clause also apply to our subsidiaries, affiliates and third party service providers.Limit of liabilityTo summarize: If you lose money as a result of using DearShare, any payment to you is limited to the amount of money we have earned through your use of DearShare.To the extent permitted by law, we are not liable to you for any incidental, consequential or punitive damages arising out of these terms, or your use or attempted use of DearShare. To the extent permitted by law, our liability for damages is limited to the amount of money we have earned through your use of DearShare. We are specifically not liable for loss associated with unfulfilled benefits and from losses caused by conflicting contractual agreements. For this clause “we” and “our” is defined to include our subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents and third party service providers.Everything elseTo summarize: These terms are the final word on DearShare’s policies and we will tell you if we change them.These terms and any referenced policies are the entire agreement between you and us, and supersede all prior agreements. If any provision of these terms is held to be unenforceable, then that provision is modified to the extent necessary to enforce it. If a provision cannot be modified, it is severed from these terms, and all other provisions remain in force. If either party fails to enforce a right provided by these terms, it does not waive the ability to enforce any rights in the future. We may sometimes make changes to these terms and policies. If we make material changes that adversely affect your rights, then we will let you know before the changes come into effect. Continuing to use DearShare after a change means you accept the new terms or policies. Effective immediately for users on DearShare from May 31, 2021.