Welcome to Stream Beginnings
These terms and conditions outline the rules and regulations for the use of Stream Beginnings’s Website.
The following terminology applies to these Terms, Privacy Statement, Disclaimer Notice
and any or all Agreements: “Client”, “You” and “Your” refers to you, the person accessing this website
and accepting the Company’s terms and conditions. “The Company”, “Ourselves”, “We”, “Our” and “Us”, refers
to our Company. “Party”, “Parties”, or “Us”, refers to both the Client and ourselves, or either the Client
or ourselves, "streamlancer", "Vendor", or "Seller" refers to a registered and subscribed user that has chosen to accept these terms and are enrolled in one of our memberships. All terms refer to the offer, acceptance and consideration of payment necessary to undertake
the process of our assistance to the Client in the most appropriate manner, whether by formal meetings
of a fixed duration, or any other means, for the express purpose of meeting the Client’s needs in respect
of provision of the Company’s stated services/products, in accordance with and subject to, prevailing law
of . Any use of the above terminology or other words in the singular, plural,
capitalisation and/or he/she or they, are taken as interchangeable and therefore as referring to same.
Product Space Increases
Each vendor account opens with a product limit of five(5). Each product that a vendor could have published to the marketplace counts against the product limit.Once that limit is reached,the vendor may choose to purchase a product limit increase. Product limit increases are linked to the account purchasing the increase, not transferable, and non-refundable.
Unless specified by the Streamlancer's store policy, all sales are final, and all products are sold “as-is”. Prices may change at any time. We do not offer refunds.
If the vendor allows for refunds, you should always contact the vendor for refunds first. If the vendor refuses a refund and you have evidence of poor business practices or a breach of these terms, you may contact customer service at firstname.lastname@example.org within 30 days of your last payment or purchase for mediation. We do not guarantee any refunds. Refunds may take up to 14 days to process.
Streamlancer Refund Policy
Stream Beginnings does not offer refunds for any fees associated with operating a streamlancer account on streambeginnings.com. However, if a refund is successfully processed for a customer of the streamlancer, we will refund the service fee and transaction fee to the stripe account associated with the sale. This process happens during the refund and is done automatically once the refund is approved by support.
Streamlancers that choose to offer refunds must specify your refund terms in your streamlancer store refund policy area. You must make customers aware that it may take up to 14 days for refunds to process.
Stream Beginnings forbids any content that is unsuitable for website visitors under the age of 18 and does not comply with US federal law regarding pornography. Any form of media that would submit visitors to nudity is prohibited. All media that is submit while using Stream Beginnings must be your own work. Any attempt to infringe on any entities copyright will result in consequences that may include, but is not limited to removal from streambeginnings.com and legal action.
This section defines the roles in a typical Project System interaction and what you agree to when accepting that role.
Employer ( Project Requester ) - By changing the status of a proposal to hired, in addition to these terms, you also agree to the streamlancer's policies, the terms outlined in the proposal, and to follow the payment guidelines based on the project type. After a payment has been requested, an email is generated requesting payment. Unless specified by the streamlancer, employers have 7 days to complete the payment. If you cannot complete a payment within 7 days of the date of the requested payment, the streamlancer has the right to consider the project abandoned and release any obligations to complete the project. You also agree to allow streamlancer(s) up to 7 days past the due date to complete the associated task.
Streamlancers - By submitting a proposal, you agree to complete the work that you proposed to the employer. You also agree to complete work no longer than 7 days to the due date you agreed upon in your proposal. You may ask for an extension from the employer. Unless specified in the agreed proposal, time sheets for projects that are billed hourly must be submit no later than 3 days after one full week has passed. If there are no documented extensions submit to email@example.com, time sheets, or work is not completed by these terms, you agree to allow Stream Beginnings to either award the project to another streamlancer or absolve the project, which may involve refunding customers ( in full or partial) and suspending or removing your Stream Beginnings account. You may contact firstname.lastname@example.org for unique cases that may hinder you from completing projects by the agreed upon date.
Blueprint charges are a chargeable option for vendors to cover startup costs for the developmental step(s) of a project. Vendors may only charge one blueprint charge per project. Blueprint charges must be the first milestone or incorporated into the first hourly or one time charge and marked on the invoice if applicable. Blueprint charges are subject to the transaction fee and service fee.
We do not offer any exchange, returns, or project edits. You can find exchange/returns/project edits on the vendors store page under the policy tab.
Support Service Ticket System
Vacation mode is to be used strictly to communicate whether a store is open for custom projects and if the store will be closed for a period of time. No other advertisement or messages may be displayed through the use of this system.
During an hourly project, vendors may submit their billable hours towards the project at any time. The rate at which the vendor requests payment is determined during the proposal process. Vendors are required to submit a timesheet with every request for payment and within 3 days of the 7 day period.
By continuing to use this website and our services you acknowledge that Stream Beginnings is not liable for any damages that may arise from using our website and services. You understand that the items sold on the marketplace are sold "as-is" and without any warranty. We cannot guarantee the website and any of its services will be available at certain times or locations. We do not guarantee that our website and services will be free of any viruses or materials that may be harmful. You understand that you use this website and services at your own risk.
Termination and Suspension
At any time, vendors can suspend their account by applying vacation mode to their stores. Stream Beginnings may suspend your account at any time and without any notice. You will receive an email regarding the suspension with further details regarding the suspension. Suspensions can last indefinitely or changed to termination. If you wish to terminate your account, you may do so by sending an email to email@example.com. We may terminate your account at any time, for any reason, and without any notice. You will receive an email with additional information about your funds after the investigation.
3rd Party Websites
In order to provide you with additional resources, this site contains links to other websites. Be aware that these sites manage their own privacy terms and we encourage visitors to read their statements, however we are not responsible for the privacy or content practices of these websites.
to enable the functionality of this area and ease of use for those people visiting. Some of our
If you have a dispute with another user, we encourage you to try to resolve your issue with that user. If you are unable to resolve the dispute, you may contact firstname.lastname@example.org for mediation. You release Stream Beginnings from any damages that may occur from a dispute with another user.
You acknowledge and agree that the moment Stream Beginnings has made the products and services available to you (or to their intended authorized recipients), Stream Beginnings will have fully satisfied its obligation to deliver or otherwise provide such products and services regardless of any failure or inability to use such products, services, or digital content.
Unless otherwise stated, Stream Beginnings and/or it’s licensors own the intellectual property rights for
all material on Stream Beginnings. All intellectual property rights are reserved. You may view and/or print
You must not:
Republish material from https://streambeginnings.com
Sell, rent or sub-license material from https://streambeginnings.com
Reproduce, duplicate or copy material from https://streambeginnings.com
Redistribute content from Stream Beginnings (unless content is specifically made for redistribution).
We do not allow the sale of art, images, or products that cannot be viewed or used by anyone under the age of 13. We do not allow any content that includes nudity or anything else that violates our vendor policies. Any items or content that in violation of these terms must be submit with a link through this page.
You agree not to crawl, scrape, or spider any page of the website, not to interfere with any of our services and not to break any laws in connection with our website. It is your responsibility to comply with your local, state, federal, and international Laws regarding your stores.
Use of Your Content
Your content includes your store name, pictures, description, reviews, customer service information, etc.
You understand that you are responsible for your content. By posting content, you allow Stream Beginnings and any of our partners to use your content royalty free, free of any restrictions, and in any way necessary for our services to properly function and promote content.
We use this permission for example, to modify your image to show a clear image to website visitors or 3rd party advertisements or promote your content on a 3rd party advertisement platform. We have no intentions of claiming your content as our own. We may use your content to help promote our services.
Hyperlinking to our Content
The following organizations may link to our Web site without prior written approval:
Online directory distributors when they list us in the directory may link to our Web site in the same
manner as they hyperlink to the Web sites of other listed businesses; and
Systemwide Accredited Businesses except soliciting non-profit organizations, charity shopping malls,
and charity fundraising groups which may not hyperlink to our Web site.
These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other Web site information so long
as the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or
approval of the linking party and its products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking
We may consider and approve in our sole discretion other link requests from the following types of organizations:
commonly-known consumer and/or business information sources such as Chambers of Commerce, American
Automobile Association, AARP and Consumers Union;
dot.com community sites;
associations or other groups representing charities, including charity giving sites,
online directory distributors;
accounting, law and consulting firms whose primary clients are businesses; and
educational institutions and trade associations.
We will approve link requests from these organizations if we determine that: (a) the link would not reflect
unfavorably on us or our accredited businesses (for example, trade associations or other organizations
representing inherently suspect types of business, such as work-at-home opportunities, shall not be allowed
to link); (b)the organization does not have an unsatisfactory record with us; (c) the benefit to us from
the visibility associated with the hyperlink outweighs the absence of ; and (d) where the
link is in the context of general resource information or is otherwise consistent with editorial content
in a newsletter or similar product furthering the mission of the organization.
These organizations may link to our home page, to publications or to other Web site information so long as
the link: (a) is not in any way misleading; (b) does not falsely imply sponsorship, endorsement or approval
of the linking party and it products or services; and (c) fits within the context of the linking party’s
If you are among the organizations listed in paragraph 2 above and are interested in linking to our website,
you must notify us by sending an e-mail to email@example.com.
Please include your name, your organization name, contact information (such as a phone number and/or e-mail
address) as well as the URL of your site, a list of any URLs from which you intend to link to our Web site,
and a list of the URL(s) on our site to which you would like to link. Allow 2-3 weeks for a response.
Approved organizations may hyperlink to our Web site as follows:
By use of our corporate name; or
By use of the uniform resource locator (Web address) being linked to; or
By use of any other description of our Web site or material being linked to that makes sense within the
context and format of content on the linking party’s site.
No use of Stream Beginnings’s logo or other artwork will be allowed for linking absent a trademark license
Without prior approval and express written permission, you may not create frames around our Web pages or
use other techniques that alter in any way the visual presentation or appearance of our Web site.
Reservation of Rights
We reserve the right at any time and in its sole discretion to request that you remove all links or any particular
link to our Web site. You agree to immediately remove all links to our Web site upon such request. We also
reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions and its linking policy at any time. By continuing
to link to our Web site, you agree to be bound to and abide by these linking terms and conditions.
Removal of links from our website
If you find any link on our Web site or any linked web site objectionable for any reason, you may contact
us about this. We will consider requests to remove links but will have no obligation to do so or to respond
directly to you.
Whilst we endeavour to ensure that the information on this website is correct, we do not warrant its completeness
or accuracy; nor do we commit to ensuring that the website remains available or that the material on the
website is kept up to date.
We shall have no responsibility or liability for any content appearing on your Web site. You agree to indemnify
and defend us against all claims arising out of or based upon your Website. No link(s) may appear on any
page on your Web site or within any context containing content or materials that may be interpreted as
libelous, obscene or criminal, or which infringes, otherwise violates, or advocates the infringement or
other violation of, any third party rights.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, we exclude all representations, warranties and conditions relating to our website and the use of this website (including, without limitation, any warranties implied by law in respect of satisfactory quality, fitness for purpose and/or the use of reasonable care and skill). Nothing in this disclaimer will:
limit or exclude our or your liability for death or personal injury resulting from negligence;
limit or exclude our or your liability for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation;
limit any of our or your liabilities in any way that is not permitted under applicable law; or
exclude any of our or your liabilities that may not be excluded under applicable law.
The limitations and exclusions of liability set out in this Section and elsewhere in this disclaimer: (a)
are subject to the preceding paragraph; and (b) govern all liabilities arising under the disclaimer or
in relation to the subject matter of this disclaimer, including liabilities arising in contract, in tort
(including negligence) and for breach of statutory duty.
To the extent that the website and the information and services on the website are provided free of charge,
we will not be liable for any loss or damage of any nature.
Any claim relating to Stream Beginnings web site shall be governed by the laws of the State of New Jersey without regard to its conflict of law provisions.
If a dispute arises from or relates to this contract or the breach thereof, and if the dispute cannot be settled through direct discussions, the parties agree to endeavor first to settle the dispute by mediation administered by the American Arbitration Association under its Commercial Mediation Procedures before resorting to arbitration. The parties further agree that any unresolved controversy or claim arising out of or relating to this contract, or breach thereof, shall be settled by arbitration administered by the American Arbitration Association in accordance with its Commercial Arbitration Rules and judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof.
The place of arbitration shall be Warren County, NJ. The arbitration shall be governed by the laws of the State of New Jersey. Hearings will take place pursuant to the standard procedures of the Commercial Arbitration Rules that contemplate in person hearings. Each party shall bear its own costs and expenses and an equal share of the arbitrators’ and administrative fees of arbitration. The award of the arbitrators shall be accompanied by a reasoned opinion. Except as may be required by law, neither a party nor an arbitrator may disclose the existence, content, or results of any arbitration hereunder without the prior written consent of both parties. The parties agree that failure or refusal of a party to pay its required share of the deposits for arbitrator compensation or administrative charges shall constitute a waiver by that party to present evidence or cross-examine witness. In such event, the other party shall be required to present evidence and legal argument as the arbitrator(s) may require for the making of an award. Such waiver shall not allow for a default judgment against the non-paying party in the absence of evidence presented as provided for above.
Updated April 30th, 2020.