GENERAL TERMS AND
CONDITIONS OF SALE
DATE OF ACTIVATION

Subscriptions to the Hub magazine may begin with any issue (current issue, next issue or from the beginning of any year).

TYPES OF SUBSCRIPTIONS

Two types of subscriptions to The Hub are available: trial subscriptions, one-year subscriptions and one-year online ,subscription. Certain subscriptions entitle the subscriber to a free gift. Go to our website for news of special offers:www.thehub-magazine.com

LENGTH OF SUBSCRIPTION

A subscription is valid for the period specified. To ensure that access to The Hub remains uninterrupted, the subscription is renewed automatically for the same period of time unless and until the subscriber cancels the subscription. Trial subscriptions are not renewed automatically.

SUBSCRIPTION RATES

All subscription rates are posted on our website: www.thehub-magazine.com. Subscription rates are subject to change at any time without prior notice. Prices indicated are in pounds sterling and include VAT (sales tax), as well as shipping and handling fees.

SUBSCRIPTION PAYMENT

Subscription payment must be made in advance of each subscription period and/or within 20 days of the invoice date. Failure to pay for a subscription, even after receiving a reminder, will result in an immediate termination of the subscription services. The subscription in question will be ctivated only upon payment in full. Included in this payment shall be all the Hub magazines received by the subscriber before the subscription was terminated for non-payment.

METHODS OF PAYMENT

Credit cards accepted for the payment of The Hub magazine subscriptions are Visa, MasterCard and American Express. Payment by cheque or bank transfer is also possible.

CHANGE OF ADDRESS

To ensure uninterrupted access to the Hub magazine, the subscriber must notify the Hub’s Publishers of a change of address no less than three weeks before moving house. The subscriber will be charged for any forwarding fees that result from the failure to report a change of address less than three weeks before moving house.

CANCELLATION OF SUBSCRIPTION

Cancellation of a subscription must take place no less than 30 days before the paid subscription is due to expire. The subscriber may cancel by sending a letter, a fax or an email to the Hub’s Publishers. Cancellation by telephone is also possible. The subscriber will be charged for any magazines received as a result of late cancellation.

PRICES AND PAYMENT

1. With regard to both subscriptions and products, all prices indicated are in pounds sterling and include VAT (sales tax), as well as shipping and handling fees. 2. All orders must be paid in advance. Orders will be sent and subscriptions activated immediately upon receipt of payment. 3. Failure to pay for items ordered will result in the postponement or cancellation of the contract in question. Other (or future) orders of customers faulted for (previous) nonpayment may be postponed, cancelled or refused by the Hub’s Publishers. 4. If the price of a product or a subscription increases in the period between the placement of an order and its delivery or date of activation, the customer is entitled to cancel the order or to void the contract within ten days after receiving notification from The Hub Publishers of the increase in price.

DELIVERY & DELIVERY PERIODS

1. The Hub’s Publishers attempts to fill orders for products within two working days of receipt. The Hub’s Publishers is not responsible for delays in delivery caused by postal services or by other transport firms, or for errors in stock assessment made by suppliers. 2. Upon delivery to the address indicated on the order form by the buyer, all responsibilities and risks involved in the reception of a product or products purchased from the Hub’s Publishers are transferred from the seller to the buyer/recipient. The same transference of responsibilities and risks occurs upon delivery of a product or products to a post office address or upon its/their delivery by a postal or transport-firm employee to an address other than the one indicated on the label.

SATISFACTION GUARANTEED

1. If the product received is defective or incomplete, or if it fails to meet expectations, the buyer has a period of 30 days in which to respond in one of the following ways. (A) The buyer can contact The Hub (by fax, post or email only) requesting the repair or exchange of the product (or part of the product) in question. (B) The buyer can contact The Hub (by fax, post or email only) voiding the contract with The Hub Publishers. 2. The buyer who requests the repair or exchange of a defective or an incomplete product (or part of a product) is asked to return that product to The Hub Publishers. Within 20 days of receipt, The Hub Publishers will send the buyer a new, complete or repaired product. The Hub Publishers will take responsibility for all costs involved in this process, including shipping costs incurred by the buyer, unless it can be proved that damage, defects and/or missing parts are the responsibility of the buyer, in which case The Hub Publishers shall be absolved of all or part of the responsibility involved and shall not be obligated to repair or replace the product. If the buyer is found to be responsible for damage to the product, or for its missing part(s), The Hub Publishers will return the product to the buyer in the same condition in which it was received.

FORCE MAJORED

1. In the case of circumstances beyond the control of The Hub Publishers, The Hub Publishers shall not be obligated to perform its obligations to the buyer; dates by which such obligations are scheduled to be met shall be extended for a period of time equal to the period of time lost through the delay caused by such circumstances. 2. Circumstances excusing The Hub Publishers from performing all or part of its obligations are those that occur completely beyond the control of The Hub Publishers. Examples of uncontrollable circumstances are natural disasters, power failures, strikes, fires, wars, riots, unanticipated government restrictions and the failure of third parties to fulfil their obligations to The Hub Publishers. Other unforeseen circumstances that fall into this category are disruptions caused by telecommunication failures, including the short- and long-term unavailability of internet sites.

INFORMATION, QUESTIONS & COMMENTS

The Hub Publisher’s subscription department – your destination for information, questions and comments can be reached online at: subscriptions@thehub-magazine.com. The General Conditions and Terms of Sale, as stated here, apply to all contracts between The Hub Publishers and its subscribers and/ or customers, with regard to both products and services. Ordering a subscription or a product from The Hub Publishers denotes compliance with The Hub Publisher’s General Conditions and Terms of Sale. The Hub Publishers serves customers worldwide.

THE HUB MAGAZINE

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