Terms of Use

Welcome to our Site. Please read the following Website Terms of Use carefully (including our Privacy Policy) (collectively "Website Conditions") before using this Site and/or the Services (both defined below), so that you are aware of your legal rights and obligations with respect to The Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund and its partners(individually and collectively, "STSPMF").

By accessing this Site and/or using the Services, you hereby agree to be legally bound by these Website Conditions. If you do not accept these Website Conditions, please leave the Site and discontinue use of the Services immediately.

  1. Agreement
    • 1.1 You hereby represent and warrant that:
      • 1.1.1 you have read and agree to these Website Conditions and our Privacy Policy;
      • 1.1.2 you are at least 18 years old and have the necessary legal capacity, right, power and authority to agree to these Website Conditions and if you are below 18, you have parental content to transact on this website; you are authorised to bind the entity (yourself or your company) on whose behalf you are accessing this Site or using the Services and such entity agrees to be bound by these Website Conditions; and
      • 1.1.3 all of the information provided by you to STSPMF (including without limitation personal particulars and contact information) is accurate and complete.
    • 1.2 STSPMF reserves the right to change, modify, suspend or discontinue the whole or any portion of the Services or Site at any time. STSPMF may also impose limits on certain features or restrict your access to parts or the entire Services or Site without notice or liability.
    • 1.3 STSPMF may from time to time vary or amend these Website Conditions by posting the amended Website Conditions at this Site. Any use of the Services after the amendment of these Website Conditions will be deemed to be acceptance of the amended Website Conditions by you. If you do not agree to the amended Website Conditions, you have the right to cease using the Services.
  2. Definitions
    • 2.1 In this Agreement, the following definitions shall apply unless the context does not permit such application:
      • In the event that you register or participate in events or activities or purchase goods and services organised or offered by third parties, which are publicised on our website, your information may be disclosed to and used by such third parties subject always to their privacy policies.
      • "Agreement" means the agreement formed by these Website Conditions and the Privacy Policy.
      • "Computer" means your computer, notebook computer, personal digital assistant, mobile phone or other electronic device used to access this Site or the Services.
      • "Content" means materials, information, news, advertisements, listings, data, input, text, songs, audio, video, pictures, graphics, software, blogs, webcasts, podcasts, broadcasts, messages, software, comments, suggestions, ideas and other content.
      • "Linked Sites" is defined in Clause 8.1.
      • "Servers" means the computer software, systems and servers hosting, operating, managing, providing or contributing to the Site and the Services.
      • "Services" is defined in Clause 3.2.
      • "Site" means the STSPMF website containing the link to these Terms of Use.
      • "STSPMF Content" means all Content of STSPMF that is made available on or via this Site.
      • "Third Party Products" means products and services of third parties, including other users, publicised or available at the Site or websites linked from the Site.
      • "Third Party User Content" means all User Content which is not created, transmitted, posted or uploaded by you.
    • 2.2 The words "include" and "including" shall not be construed as having any limiting effect.
    • 2.3 The headings in this Agreement do not have any legal effect nor shall they affect the construction of this Agreement in any way.
  3. Site and Services
    • 3.1 The Site is owned and maintained by STSPMF.
    • 3.2 STSPMF may offer one or more of the following services on or through the Site (each a "Service" and collectively the "Services"):
      • 3.2.1 a mechanism for online donation
      • 3.2.2 access to a collection of information, news, data, text, listings, graphics, images, videos, audio files, podcasts, webcasts and other types of works;
      • 3.2.3 search engines or tools;ow long these unique visitors (on average) spend on STSPMF web sites when they do visit; and
      • 3.2.4 a platform to create, upload and publicly make available personalised content;
      • 3.2.5 message boards, forums, blogs, communication tools;
      • 3.2.6 a social networking platform;
      • 3.2.7 email alerts; and
      • 3.2.8 any other features, content or applications that STSPMF may offer at the Site from time to time in its sole and absolute discretion.
    • 3.3 This information is collated by the Third Party Market Research Company and provided to STSPMF to assist in analysing the usage of STSPMF web sites. Such data is also accessible by media organizations and research companies, for the purpose of conducting industry comparisons with other Internet portals.
    • 3.4 Pages on STSPMF web sites may be coded with software which enables the Third Party Market Research Company and STSPMF to track visitors to our web sites.
  4. Content Use Conditions
    • 4.1 You may not reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, publish, display, communicate, transmit, broadcast, podcast, webcast, distribute, sell, trade or exploit for any commercial or other purposes, any portion of, or any access to:
    • 4.2 Without prejudice to the generality of Clause 4.1, you agree not to reproduce, display or otherwise provide access to the Services, STSPMF Content, or Third Party User Content on another website or server, for example through framing, mirroring, linking, spidering, scraping or any other technological means (including any technology available in the future), without the prior written permission of STSPMF.
    • 4.3 You may for your personal, non-commercial use:
      • 4.3.1 retrieve and display STSPMF Content on any compatible device owned by you;
      • 4.3.2 print a single copy of STSPMF Content on paper (but not photocopy them); and
      • 4.3.3 store such STSPMF Content in electronic form on disk or on a mobile device owned by you (but not on any server or other storage device connected to a network).
    • 4.4 All STSPMF Content are the copyrighted work of STSPMF or its content or software providers, and STSPMF reserves and retains all rights in the STSPMF Content. Use of some STSPMF Content may be governed by the terms of an accompanying end user license agreement.
    • 4.5 You may not decompile, reverse engineer or otherwise attempt to discover the source code of any STSPMF Content available on the Site or through a Service except under the specific circumstances expressly permitted by law or STSPMF in writing.
  5. Intellectual Property
    • 5.1 The copyright, patents, trade marks, registered designs and all intellectual property rights in the Services, the Site, and all STSPMF Content, including without limitation the copyright in the compilation of all User Content, shall vest in and remain with STSPMF.
    • 5.2 The trademarks, logos and service marks ("Marks") displayed on this Site are the property of STSPMF or other third parties, and all rights to the Marks are expressly reserved by STSPMF or relevant third parties. You are not permitted to use any Marks without the prior written consent of STSPMF or such third party. STSPMF and its subsidiaries aggressively enforce their intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law. The name of STSPMF or any other Marks may not be used in any way, including in any advertising or publicity, or as a hyperlink without prior written permission of STSPMF.
    • 5.3 The domain name on which the Site is hosted on is the sole property of STSPMF and you may not use or otherwise adopt a similar name for your own use.
    • 5.4 If you have any questions or concerns about these Website Conditions or any issues raised in these Website Conditions or on the Site, please contact us at: +65 6319 2121.
  6. Online Conduct
    • 6.1 You hereby undertake:
      • 6.1.1 to comply with these Website Conditions, and such other notices or guidelines that may be posted on the Site by STSPMF from time to time (which are hereby incorporated by reference into these Website Conditions);
      • 6.1.2 not to use any Service or STSPMF Content for any unlawful purpose, and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including without limitation, copyright law; and
      • 6.1.3 not to hack into, interfere with, disrupt, disable, over-burden or otherwise impair the proper working of the Site, Services or Servers, which shall include but is not limited to denial-of-service attacks, spoof attacks, session hacking, sniffing, tampering, reverse engineering or reprogramming.
  7. Disclaimers & Limitations
    • 7.1 While we make every effort to ensure that all STSPMF Content displayed on the Site is accurate and complete, we provide the STSPMF Content for informative purposes and on an 'as is', 'as available' basis only without warranties of any kind either express or implied. Without limiting the foregoing, STSPMF does not warrant that the functions contained in or access to the Site, Services, STSPMF Content or other content will be timely, uninterrupted or error-free or without omission, that defects will be corrected, or that the Site, Services, STSPMF Content or the Servers are free of viruses or other harmful components, or that the download, installation or use of any STSPMF Content in or with any Computer will not affect the functionality or performance of the Computer. STSPMF does not warrant or make any representations regarding the use or the results of the use of the STSPMF Content, the Services, the Site or the Servers in terms of their correctness, accuracy, completeness, reliability, or otherwise. You (and not STSPMF) assume the entire cost of all necessary servicing, repair, or correction, including any defect, problem or damage in any Computer. You agree not to hold STSPMF liable for the loss of any of your User Content that is due to any circumstances beyond the control of STSPMF.
    • 7.2 Any arrangement made between you and a third party named on or linked to from these pages is at your sole risk and responsibility. STSPMF does not sponsor, endorse or promote any third-party products, services or information.
    • 7.3 You acknowledge that it is not STSPMF's policy to exercise editorial control over, and to review, edit or amend any data, information, materials or contents of any User Content, posting, email or any information that may be inserted or made available on the Site by other users of the Services and that STSPMF does not endorse and shall not be responsible for any such content.
    • 7.4 You acknowledge and agree that STSPMF does not endorse or recommend Third Party Products or Services, and STSPMF hereby expressly disclaims all liabilities and responsibilities arising in relation to any Third Party Products or Services whether available or publicised via the Site or on Linked Sites.
    • 7.5 You agree that all statements, offers, information, opinions, materials, User Content, and Third Party Products, from other users and from other third parties on this Site should be used, accepted and relied upon only with care and discretion and at your own risk, and STSPMF shall not be responsible for any loss, damage or liability incurred by you arising from such use or reliance.
    • 7.6 You also acknowledge and agree that some Services may enable other users to upload User Content to the Site, and that some of these may be offensive, annoying, unlawful, in breach of these Website Conditions, contain viruses or cause you damage. While we may remove any such User Content brought to our notice at our sole and absolute discretion, you acknowledge and agree that we cannot be responsible or liable for any User Content, and you agree to exercise access and use User Content only at your own risk and with care and discretion.
    • 7.7 You agree that:
      • 7.7.1 STSPMF shall be entitled at any time, at its sole and absolute discretion and without prior notice, to add to, vary, terminate, withdraw or suspend the operation of the whole or any part or feature of the Site or Services without assigning any reason; and
      • 7.7.2 access to or the operation of the Site, Servers and/or the Services may from time to time be interrupted or encounter technical or other problems and may not necessarily continue uninterrupted or without technical or other errors, and in any such event, STSPMF shall not be liable for any loss, liability or damage which may be incurred as a result.
    • 7.8 In no event shall STSPMF be liable to you for any damages, losses, expenses, liabilities under any causes of action (whether in contract or tort including, but not limited to negligence, or otherwise) caused through the use of, or the inability to use, the STSPMF Content, User Content, Services, Third Party Products, any Computers, the Site, or any other website. Under no circumstances, including, but not limited to, negligence, shall STSPMF be liable for any indirect, special, consequential, or incidental damages that result from the use of, or the inability to use, the STSPMF Content, Services, Site, or any other website, even if STSPMF or a STSPMF authorised representative has been advised of, or should have foreseen, the possibility of such damages.
    • 7.9 You agree that the above exclusions and limitations of liability enable the Services and the STSPMF Content to be provided by STSPMF at either reasonable costs or no costs to you.
  8. Linked Sites
    • 8.1 STSPMF may provide links to other sites ("Linked Sites") that may be of relevance and interest to users. STSPMF has no control over, and is not responsible for the content on the Linked Sites or for any damage you may incur from the Linked Sites (including any virus, spyware, malware, worms, errors or damaging material contained in the Linked Sites) or the availability of any content on the Linked Sites, and you hereby irrevocably waive any claim against us with respect to the Linked Sites.
  9. Data Use & Privacy
    • 9.1 Please do not submit any personal information or data without first reading our Privacy Policy which explains our data use and privacy practices in detail.
  10. Termination
    • 10.1 You agree that STSPMF has the right in its sole and absolute discretion and without notice to restrict, suspend, or terminate your access to all or any part of the Site or Services, without assigning any reason.
  11. Notification of Infringement
    • 11.1 STSPMF reserves the right to investigate notices of copyright, trademark and other intellectual property infringement ("Infringement") in respect of STSPMF Content, User Content and other material on the Site ("Infringing Material") and take appropriate action. If you believe that your work has been used or copied in a way that constitutes Infringement and such Infringement is occurring on this Site, please notify STSPMF in writing immediately in the form and containing the information prescribed by the Singapore Copyright Act (Cap. 63) ("Infringement Notice").
    • 11.2 All Infringement Notices shall be sent to STSPMF addressed as follows:
      • The General Manager
      • The Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund
      • c/o 1000 Toa Payoh North, News Centre, Singapore 318994
      • +65 6319 2121
      • +65 6319 8270
    • 11.3 STSPMF will duly consider all Infringement Notices submitted in the above manner. In return, you agree that you shall not take any legal action or exercise any legal remedy you may have against STSPMF in respect of any Infringing Material, unless you have first given STSPMF the Infringement Notice and sufficient opportunity to remove the Infringing Material, and thereafter STSPMF refuses or fails to remove the Infringing Material within a reasonable time. Where STSPMF removes the Infringing Material in response to your Infringement Notice, you agree not to exercise and you hereby waive, any right of action against STSPMF under applicable law which you may have in respect of any Infringing Material appearing on the Site prior to such removal by STSPMF.
    • 11.4 You acknowledge and agree that STSPMF has no control and cannot undertake responsibility or liability in respect of Infringing Material appearing on Linked Sites or other third party sites.
  12. Jurisdictional Issues
    • 12.1 This Site is owned and operated by STSPMF in Singapore. STSPMF makes no representation that the Contents of the Site are appropriate or available for use in your location. Those who choose to access this Site from any location do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable.
  13. Indemnity
    • 13.1 You agree to indemnify and hold STSPMF, and its subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, agents, partners, and employees, harmless from all claims, demands, actions, proceedings, liabilities (including statutory liability and liability to third parties), penalties, and costs (including without limitation, legal costs on a full indemnity basis), awards, losses and/or expenses, due to or arising out of:
      • 13.1.1 any use of the Site or any Service;
      • 13.1.2 your connection to the Site;
      • 13.1.3 your breach of any terms and conditions of these Website Conditions;
      • 13.1.4 your violation of any rights of another person or entity; or
      • 13.1.5 your breach of any statutory requirement, duty or law.
  14. Severability
    • 14.1 If any provision of these Website Conditions is found to be illegal, void or unenforceable under any law that is applicable hereto or if any court of competent jurisdiction in a final decision so determines, these Website Conditions shall continue in force save that such provision shall be deemed to be deleted
  15. Relationship of Parties
    • 15.1 Nothing in these Website Conditions shall constitute or be deemed to constitute an agency, partnership or joint venture between STSPMF and you and neither party shall have any authority to bind the other in any way.
  16. Waiver
    • 16.1 No waiver of any rights or remedies by STSPMF shall be effective unless made in writing and signed by an authorised representative of STSPMF.
    • 16.2 A failure by STSPMF to exercise or enforce any rights conferred upon it by these Website Conditions shall not be deemed to be a waiver or variation of any such rights or operate so as to bar the exercise or enforcement thereof at any subsequent time or times.
  17. Rights of Third Parties
    • 17.1 Except as provided for in Clause 13, a person or entity who is not a party to this Agreement shall have no right under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act (Cap. 53B) to enforce any term of this Agreement, regardless of whether such person or entity has been identified by name, as a member of a class or as answering a particular description.
  18. Force Majeure
    • 18.1 No party shall be liable for any failure to perform its obligations under this Agreement if the failure results from a Force Majeure Event (defined below), provided always that whenever possible, the affected party will resume that obligation as soon as the Force Majeure Event occasioning the failure ceases or abates.
    • 18.2 For purposes of this Agreement, a "Force Majeure Event" is an event which is a circumstance or event beyond the reasonable control of a party which affects the general public in that party's country or in the territory, and which results in the party being unable to observe or perform on time an obligation under this Agreement. Such circumstance or event shall include industrial action or labour disputes, civil unrest, war or threat of war, criminal or terrorist acts, government action or regulation, telecommunication or utility failures, power outages, fire, explosion, natural physical disasters, epidemic, quarantine restrictions, and general failure of public transport.
  19. Governing Law & Jurisdiction
    • 19.1 These Website Conditions and all matters relating to your access to, or use of, this Site and the Services shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Singapore including without limitation the provisions of the Singapore Evidence Act (Chapter 97) and the Electronic Transactions Act (Cap. 88), without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law.
    • 19.2 You hereby agree to submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Singapore courts.

CONTACT US

+(65) 6319 2121
emailus@spmf.org.sg The Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund
1000 Toa Payoh North
News Centre
Singapore 318994