Terms of Service
MCFriendly (BITNET) (“We / Us”) provides a service through online server/game hosting and online digital goods. Any and all purchases are in the form of a donation, which are used towards the server whether it be upkeep or additional plug-ins / various other forms of improvements. There is a no refund policy on these donations. Please understand that MCFriendly (BITNET) is in no way affiliated with Minecraft, Mojang AB, and Microsoft and nor is endorsed by them. We are a non-profit entity providing a service with no source of revenue except for donations and the server owner as a financial backer. By donating you are choosing to voluntarily help with no expectations of anything in return. MCFriendly (BITNET) reserves the right to change these terms of service at any time with no warning or notice. Violation of any of the terms will result in immediate termination of your account on any of our services. You understand and agree that MCFriendly is not responsible for the content and actions of its members. By agreeing to these terms, you agree not to present any lawsuit or other legal challenge against MCFriendly (this includes financial disputes and/or content disputes).
Donation / Online Store
All purchases on our website are donations used for server upkeep and various other additions. By donating and selecting the ‘I agree to the terms & conditions of this purchase’ checkbox, you are hereby stating that you are in agreement to these terms of service. Access to the McFriendly (BITNET) server, websites, and other related content is completely free of charge. Donations are completely optional and are not required in order to use our services. McFriendly (BITNET) is not a commercial entity and therefore does not generate revenue. By donating you are not entitled to any physical or virtual good. A donation as defined is an act or instance of presenting something as a gift, grant, or contribution with no expectation of anything in return. There is no refunding a donation. You agree to not buy back, stop credit, or force charge-back on donations. By completing a transaction on our system you agree the Paypal account or credit/debit card being use is yours and you are solely responsible to anything charged to it.If you are banned or your access becomes restricted because you violated terms of service and rules, you will not be entitled to a refund. All donations are final. In rare cases such as billed multiple times due to technical or human errors, you are entitled to a refund. Please use proper contact methods to complete this. Rare cases like these will only be honored within the first three days of transaction. You will automatically receive your donated digital goods once the system has verified and processed the transaction. If after 24 hours the system does not send out your digital goods please reach out to a staff member on the website or on our Discord server to fix the issue. Once digital goods are received they are marked as used and are not qualified for any return.
All payments are handled through Paypal. Paypal is a secure and efficient gateway that enables you to ‘gift’ or donate money to our server. Information (such as debit / credit card credentials) are collected securely through Paypal, and are in no way stored / distributed among MCFriendly (BITNET) affiliated databases or information deposits. Once the payment through Paypal has been received, our online store plug-in handles the requested items. If an(y) issue(s) are to occur with the online store, please contact a member of the administration team to resolve the issue(s).
Client Security and Safety
MCFriendly (BITNET) assumes no responsibility if your account is hacked or compromised. If items that were acquired through donations are lost or otherwise, we reserve the right to not reimburse them. Anyone suspected of violating users safety or security of information can be removed from our services. MCFriendly (BITNET) reserves the right to remove any persons whom are seen as a threat to services, other clients, or other violations. There is a zero threat tolerance which will result in a full removal from our systems.
Clients found violating terms of service or server rules may find their accounts removed from our services. In addition MCFriendly (BITNET) reserves the right to use restrictive measures to prevent access to our services without explanation or warning. In most cases users may request to appeal on the site under the forums. Appeals are a courtesy and we reserve the right to block the ability to post an appeal. Users who are suspected of violation by association may also get removed from the systems. Users who are suspected of violation with limited proof may be subjected to a temporary or permanent removal from MCFriendly (BITNET) systems. MCFriendly (BITNET) will not give out any refunds for getting banned. By donating you accept that if you get banned you will not get a refund on any donations. Once a transaction is completed, the items are marked as use and are not eligible for refund.
Changes to Content
MCFriendly (BITNET) reserves the right to update or change content without warning. All perks, donation bonuses, and prices are subject to change at any moment with no warning. By donating you are accepting that your perk/digital goods may be changed, altered, or removed after donating. You also agree that you understand you may not get your perk/digital goods back if any of our services have any reset, update, or data cleared. You also understand that changes in policy may lead to perk/digital goods adjustment or removal. All donations are final and there will be no refund for any of these reasons.
MCFriendly (BITNET) does not give out refunds on donations. By donating you are not entitled to any physical or virtual good. A donation as defined is an act or instance of presenting something as a gift, grant, or contribution with no expectation of anything in return. There is no refunding a donation. You agree not to buy back, stop credit, or force charge-back on donations. If the instance of a buy back, stop credit, or force charge-back arises, we reserve the right to take legal action against the dispute. If you are banned or your access becomes restricted because you violated terms of service and rules, you will not be entitled to a refund. All donations are final.
Distribution of Content
MCFriendly (BITNET) reserves the right to remove a user from our systems for attempting to sell or profit from MCFriendly virtual goods. Exchanging virtual goods for others to donate for you are at your own risk and will not be protected by MCFriendly (BITNET). Distributing content in a negative light on such services as YouTube and Twitch also can conclude in being removed from our systems. If a user is broadcasting or using MCFriendly (BITNET) in any way to gain donations on websites like Twitch, the user is expected to donate 15% of their earnings directly to MCFriendly (BITNET). Using MCFriendly (BITNET) logos without written consent is an extreme form of terms of service violation and will not be tolerated. MCFriendly (BITNET) reserves the right to remove a user from its systems for attempting to take content. This includes programs used on our systems.
By applying for staff you are agreeing that you are a volunteer and do not accept payment or perks in any way. You agree that if you fail to meet requirements you will involuntarily be removed from the position. You also agree that you will never give out any staff related information without permission. If you step down from staff and then give out staff related information you will be removed from our systems and your access will be fully restricted.
By continuing, authorizing a payment, or purchasing anything from this store, you are stating that you hereby understand and agree to these terms.
(Updated last: 08/02/19)