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Terms of Service

We’re excited you’re here using our site. Our hope is that you find the services we provide are a blessing to you. We ask that you use our site as it is intended to be used. The following covers a number of legal and proprietary (the stuff we or others own) issues. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us.

By using our site, you agree to all the terms and conditions included and referenced to in this agreement. If you don’t agree to be bound by this agreement, we understand, but unfortunately you cannot use our site or services.

These Terms of Service (ToS), together with our Privacy Policy and any Privacy Notices or click-through agreements, contain the entire understanding and agreement between you (“user”) and Catholic Chemistry with respect to this site, our social media presence, or any of our online services and it supersedes all previous communications, negotiations, and agreements, whether oral, written, or electronic, related to any understanding or agreement.

Parties

Throughout this agreement “we”, “us”, “our” and “ourselves” along with “Catholic Chemistry” refers to Catholic Chemistry its subsidiaries, owners, shareholders, directors, officers, partners, employees, agents, vendors, heirs, and any other affiliated party - unless otherwise noted. “You”, “your”, “yourself”, and “user” refers to anyone accessing the site, social media outlet, or online services and includes the company, entity or agency that the user represents.

Conditions of Use

Every time you use our site or services you agree to all the conditions contained in this agreement. You also agree not to use our material for any purpose not intended by us. You also agree to only use this in accordance with any laws that may apply to you.

All the material on this site is copyright or trademark protected. We worked hard to develop the material, content, and brand that you see on our site and in our communications. None of it can be used for any purpose without our prior written consent.

You may use our site to display, download, or print portions of our site for your personal, educational, and noncommercial use. You may not modify the content. Any copyrights and proprietary notices have to be maintained. You may not copy or post the content on any network computer or broadcast the content in any media.

This site is designed for adults and by using it you agree that you’re at least 18 years of age. We work hard to be truthful in all our dealings (Eph. 4:25), we trust you will do the same. Everything you contribute to the site must be true, current, and accurate. You also cannot advertise, solicit, bargain, or exchange money, goods or services on our site. You’re here to explore options God may have for you in a future spouse.

Because we are a dating site and we want to honor God, we require a little more out of users than other sites. Abuse, harassment, bullying, intimidation, threats, and other negative contribution will not be tolerated. We reserve the absolute right to remove anyone for behavior we deem is offensive or illegal. We can’t monitor all contributions and interactions related to our site, and so there should be no expectation that these types of behaviors won’t happen from time to time. But we do work hard to keep our users safe and if you find anyone violating these rules, please don’t hesitate to contact us or utilize the reporting feature located on each profile page.

This site, our social media outlets, or online services may provide links to other websites operated by third parties. We have no control over third-party websites and so we can’t be responsible, directly or indirectly, for the content or availability of those websites. We also don’t necessarily endorse any content, advertising, services, or products on or available from our’s or other’s websites. Once you leave our site, social media outlet feed, or online service, you are subject to that location’s agreement(s).

Because of the nature of our service, we can’t be responsible for the conduct of other users. By using our services you assume all risk, including any interactions with other users (online or offline). We strongly suggest you take every precaution you can to protect yourself and your information.

By using our site you agree not to communicate or request any personal information that would identify your location or contact information (for example: phones numbers, addresses, last names, email addresses, instant messaging info, etc.) on your public profile or any other public area of the site. We need your help to keep you as safe as we can.

You also promise never to send money or share financial information on your public profile or messaging, or to ask anyone else to do so.

In order to help keep our community safe, we require that you report any requests for financial or personal information that you suspect is either not from Catholic Chemistry or you suspect is illegal or fraudulent.

The scope of the information and services provided by us are limited. We make no other promises outside of those explicitly stated here or within the website.

Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to us. The information you contribute to our site can be extremely personal. We advise that you use our site or social media outlets with caution, knowing that much of what you share can be seen by others. Please read our “Privacy Policy” in order to understand why and how we use the data we collect from you in the use of our site and services.

Communications

By using our site, you are “opting in” to receive communications from us. Of course, we offer the option for you to opt out of sales or newsletter communications, simply click the “unsubscribe” handle typically at the bottom of the communications and we will remove you from our list. You may also adjust your communication preferences on your account settings page. Please be patient, though, it may take up to 10 days to remove you from the list.

By using our site or online services you also agree, to the extent permissible by law, that any communications that the law requires (such as notifications, invoices, collection efforts, disclosures, or agreements) may be electronically sent and meet any legal requirements for “written” communications or notifications.

Applicable Law

The laws of California will govern these Terms of Service or any dispute or claims. All disputes and claims will be arbitrated or litigated in San Diego, California and you consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the State and Federal courts in San Diego, California.

User Content

We love hearing about what we are doing right, and how we can be better. By communicating with us you grant permission and rights to any content received by you, subject to our Privacy Policy. This gives us the right to use, reproduce, publish, or modify the content in any market or location and by any means we deem appropriate.

You also agree that you will not use any copyrighted, patented, or trademarked material without prior written permission from the owner of the material. Also, we make every effort to be a God honoring organization, and so we reserve the right - but we are not obligated - to filter, edit, or remove anything that Catholic Chemistry perceives as offensive, obscene, illegal, defamatory, threatening, distasteful or irrelevant.

All content provided by the user is the user’s own opinion, and doesn’t necessarily represent us or any other affiliated party.

If you are an owner of an account or responsible for the content contributed to the site, social media outlets, or online services you are solely responsible for the confidentiality and content of any content, or use of content, under your control, whether or not that control is exclusive or not (including your username and password).

If you believe someone has infringed another’s copyright protections, please notify us immediately. We take allegations seriously and will investigate the matter, and terminate (according to the US Digital Millennium Copyright Act) any account we deem to be a risk of further violations.

We reserve the right to remove access and/or content of any user at our sole discretion.

Financial Agreement

We believe we provide an unparalleled value to our users. A lot of time, talent, thought, and prayer has been poured into the creation of our site. When you sign up to use our services you should be aware that we use third party vendors for the transactions. Along with your credit card service provider, we use a third party for processing payment. All of our subscriptions are auto-renewing. Depending on the plan you have chosen, you will be charged approximately around the same date each month. If you cancel (hopefully because you found the right person!) your subscription will terminate at the end of the current billing cycle. Be certain to read all the disclaimers at the time of registration.

Disclaimers

Our site, social media outlets, or online services or any of the content any of them contain do not create any representations, warranties, duties or obligations. It is all provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. To the fullest extent permitted by law, we disclaim any representation or warranty (express or implied) of title, non-infringement, merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, security or accuracy, that may arise by statute, custom, course of dealing, course of performance, or in any other way.

You also agree that we make no guarantee, express or implied, that there is or will be any compatibility with any other user of our services.

Limitation of Liability

To fullest extent permitted by law we disclaim any liability for any losses or expenses arising out of the use of this site, including, but not limited to: punitive, incidental, consequential, direct, indirect, loss of use, loss of data, resulting from a virus, loss of income or profit, damages to property, third party claims including attorney’s fees, or of any other type, and based on any legal basis.

Severability

If a portion(s) or part(s) of the disclaimers contained herein is found to be invalid or unenforceable it shall not affect any other portion of the disclaimer and any remaining aggregate liability shall not exceed ten dollars ($10.00 US).

If any other provision of these Terms of Use is held to be invalid or unenforceable, it shall be changed and interpreted so as to best accomplish the objectives of the original provision to the fullest extent allowed by law and the remaining provisions of these Terms of Use will remain in full force and effect.

For Your Protection

This Site, social media outlet, or online services gives you specific legal rights, and you may have other rights which vary location to location. Some jurisdictions do not allow certain kinds of limitations or exclusions of liability and so some contained in this Agreement may not pertain to you. We reserve all available limitations and exclusions allowable under applicable law. Whatever statutory rights you may have as a consumer that conflict with the provisions above are not affected by these provisions, and we do not seek to exclude or limit liability for fraudulent misrepresentation.