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Terms and Conditions

Introduction

The GC Business Finance Website is managed by the employees, and from time to time agents and contractors of, GC Business Finance or The Growth Company.

This page contains the terms of use of the GC Business Finance website. By using GC Business Finance Company Website https://businessfinance.growthco.uk you agree to these terms and conditions. Please check these terms and conditions regularly. We can and do update these terms and conditions at any time without notice to you. By using the GC Business Finance Website you agree to any changes to these terms and conditions once updated.

If you would like to contact us at any time in regards to these terms, please email coral.mcfarlane@growthco.uk

 

Privacy

GC Business Finance is committed to upholding your privacy as a valued customer and user of this or any other GC Business Finance website. The personal data (‘Data’) we collect about you is held securely and treated in accordance with our Privacy Policy. Whenever you provide us Data, you are consenting to its collection and use as explained in the Privacy Policy, our use of Cookies is explained in the Cookie Policy.

We operate an integrated communications programme, which means we use your Data to communicate with you through several different channels; including direct mail and email. Our aim is to keep you up-to-date with all the latest news from the GC Business Finance, however if you feel you no longer wish to receive direct mail or email communications from us, you are able to ‘opt out’ of them individually at any time.

 

Using GC Business Finance Company Website

You agree to use the GC Business Finance Website only for lawful purposes. You must also use it in a way that does not infringe the rights of, or restrict or inhibit the use and enjoyment of, this site by anyone else. We regularly update the GC Business Finance Company Website and can change or remove content at any time without notice to you.

 

Linking to GC Business Finance Website

We welcome and encourage other websites to link to the GC Business Finance Website.

You must contact us for permission if you want to either:

  • charge your website’s users to click on a link to any page on the GC Business Finance website; or
  • say your website is associated with or endorsed by the GC Business Finance Website (please see below for more information pertaining to the use of the GC Business Finance trade mark).

 

Disclaimer

While we make reasonable efforts to keep the GC Business Finance Website up to date, we do not guarantee or warrant (implied or otherwise) that the information provided will be:

  • current;
  • secure;
  • accurate;
  • complete; and / or
  • free from bugs or viruses.

The GC Business Finance Website and the content provided therein is exclusively for informative purposes. Nothing on the GC Business Finance Website or in its contents is intended to provide advice of any kind (including legal or other professional advice). You should get professional or specialist advice before doing anything on the basis of the content contained in the GC Business Finance Website.

We do not accept any responsibility for any loss which may arise from reliance on information or materials published on the GC Business Finance Website. This includes:

  • any direct, indirect or consequential losses;
  • any loss or damage caused by civil wrongs (‘tort’, including negligence), breach of contract or otherwise;
  • the information provided on websites that are linked to from the GC Business Finance Website; and / or
  • any inability to use the GC Business Finance Website or any websites that are linked to or from the GC Business Finance Website.

This applies if the loss or damage was foreseeable, arose in the normal course of things or you advised us that the loss might happen. This also includes situations where we may have informed you of the existence of the content published on the GC Business Finance Website by mediums other than through the website, for example by email or by telephone conversation.

This includes (but is not limited to):

  • pure economic loss;
  • loss of income or revenue;
  • loss of salary, benefits or other payments;
  • losses related to your business;
  • loss of profits or contracts;
  • loss of opportunity;
  • loss of future or anticipated savings;
  • loss of data;
  • loss of goodwill or reputation;
  • loss of tangible property;
  • loss of intangible property, including your inability to obtain registered intellectual property protection (for example patent protection or similar), and loss, corruption or damage to data or any computer system; and / or
  • wasted management or office time.

We may still be liable for:

  • death or personal injury arising from our negligence;
  • fraudulent misrepresentation; and / or
  • any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

  

Requests to remove content

You can ask for content to be removed from the GC Business Finance Website. We will only do this in certain cases, e.g. if it breaches copyright or trade mark laws, contains sensitive personal data, or material that may be considered obscene or defamatory.

Contact us by emailing coral.mcfarlane@growthco.uk  to ask for content to be removed. You will need to send us the web address (URL) of the content and explain why you think it should be removed.

We collect information about you in accordance with our privacy policy and our cookie policy. By using the GC Business Finance Website, you agree to us collecting this information and confirm that any data you provide is accurate.

 

Virus protection

We take regular measures to check and test the GC Business Finance Website for viruses. You must make sure that the way you use the GC Business Finance Website does not expose you to the risk of viruses, malicious computer code or other forms of interference which can damage your computer system.

We are not responsible for any loss, disruption or damage to your data or computer system that might happen when you use the GC Business Finance Company Website.

 

Viruses, hacking and other offences

When using the GC Business Finance Company Website, you must not introduce viruses, trojans, worms, logic bombs or any other material that is malicious or technologically harmful.

You must not try to gain unauthorised access to the GC Business Finance Company Website, the server on which it is stored or any server, computer or database connected to it.

You must not attack the GC Business Finance Company Website in any way. This includes denial-of-service attacks.

We will report any attacks or attempts to gain unauthorised access to the GC Business Finance Company Website to the relevant law enforcement authorities and share information about you with them.

 

General

Governing law: these terms and conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales. Any dispute you have which relates to these terms and conditions, or your use of the GC Business Finance Company Website (whether it be contractual or non-contractual), will be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of London, England.

Further notice: there may be legal notices elsewhere on the GC Business Finance Company Website that relate to how you use the site.

Force majeure: we are not liable if we fail to comply with these terms and conditions because of circumstances beyond our reasonable control.

No implied waiver: we might decide not to exercise or enforce any right available to us under these terms and conditions. We can always decide to exercise or enforce that right at a later date. Doing this once will not mean we automatically waive this right in future instances

Severance: if any of these terms and conditions are held to be invalid, unenforceable or illegal for any reason, the remaining terms and conditions will still apply. 

 

Intellectual Property

GC Business Finance and third parties who have granted us permission to reproduce their material on this website, own all trade marks, copyright and all other intellectual property rights in the content on the GC Business Finance Company Website.

 

Copyright

With the exception of copyright owned by third parties or unless otherwise stated, copyright in the GC Business Finance and all other material made available through it belongs to GC Business Finance.

Content provided on the GC Business Finance Company Website can be used by you for your own personal use.

If you would like to use content that is subject to copyright and which is provided on the GC Business Finance Company Website for commercial purposes or otherwise, please email us at coral.mcfarlane@growthco.uk