(A) privacy points (plain english key points)
(B.1) We do not guarantee any information provided in our forums, we disclaim any liabilities for any information we carry. Any information you contribute to the site becomes our property. We reserve the right to edit or remove any postings, or user accounts, for any reason whatsoever.
(C) Disclaimer for site forum:
(C.1) The forum and Provider Discussion and Reviews
sections of TestMy.net (TMN) are not affiliated with or endorsed by the companies
they may describe. The opinions expressed on TMN reflect solely
the opinions of the participants. TMN cannot effectively monitor all
material posted on its forum and, therefore, makes no representation and
warranty with respect thereto. Participants of TMN may or may not actually
be ISP customers, or whomever they represent themselves as, and the information
they provide may or may not be true.
(C.2) TMN Forum is designed to help readers obtain ISP information discuss ways to make ISP choices. This information is provided by other contributors, many of whom use anonymous screen names and are people we've never met.
(C.3) We recognize that people sometimes post messages in our forum or make statements that are misleading, deceptive, or downright wrong. They may do this unintentionally and even intentionally.
(C.4) Please treat the contributors here the same way you would treat anyone you had met for the first time. This is important because anyone can post in our forum: no membership or proof of identity is required.
(C.5) You should NOT rely only upon the information or opinions you read on this site. Rather, you should use what you read here as starting points for doing independent research on providers, then judge for yourself the merits of the material that has been shared in our forum.
(C.6) TMN does not guarantee the veracity, reliability or completeness of any information provided in our forum or in any hyperlink appearing on our site.
(C.7) TMN will not be responsible for any errors or omissions in articles or postings, for hyperlinks embedded in messages, or for any results obtained from the use of such information. TMN will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a reader's reliance on information obtained in our area, or in a hyperlinked area. If you don't accept this responsibility for yourself, then you should not use TMN.
(C.8) If you ignore our advice to do independent research of company services and choose to make decision based on, or take at face value, opinions found in our forum, you have made a conscious, willing, free, and personal decision to do so.
Please proceed with caution and do your homework.
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responsible for visiting the TMN legal section to keep up-to-date with
the current policies and terms.
(F) CONTACTING US REGARDING POSTED MATERIAL
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