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    Yahoo Personals Additional Terms of Service

    IMPORTANT NOTICE: Yahoo Personals is closing on July 21, 2010. Please review the Transition Options pages carefully. In particular, the refund terms in the Transition Options pages may provide you with additional options not reflected in the refund terms set forth below in Section 4.3. In the event of any inconsistency between these Yahoo Personals Additional Terms of Service and the Transition Options located at https://migration.personals.yahoo.com/migration/ypmigratePopup.php?action=Help, the information in the Transition Options pages shall control.


    Welcome to Yahoo Personals Premium Services (Premium Services). By using the Premium Services, you agree to these Additional Terms located at https://info.yahoo.com/legal/us/yahoo/personals/personals-193.html that supplement the Yahoo Terms of Service (TOS) located at https://info.yahoo.com/legal/us/yahoo/utos/utos-173.html which is incorporated by reference, and you further agree to comply with the Yahoo Personals Guidelines (Guidelines) located at http://personals.yahoo.com/us/static/content_guidelines.

    Yahoo reserves the right to update and change, from time to time, these Additional Terms and all documents incorporated by reference. You can always find the most recent version of this Additional Terms and the most recent version of the Yahoo Terms of Service at the URL indicated above.

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    Sunnyvale, CA 94089


    2.1 Yahoo Personals Subscription

    Yahoo Personals allows paid subscribers to get in touch with anyone on Yahoo Personals.


    To participate in Premium Services, you must have a valid Yahoo ID and provide your credit card, billing and shipping information and other information (your "Registration Data"). If you do not have a Yahoo ID or a Yahoo Wallet, you will be prompted to complete the registration process for them before you can pay for Premium Services.


    4.1 General Terms

    The credit card that you provide as part of your Registration Data for Yahoo Wallet will automatically and immediately be billed. All currency references are in U.S. dollars.

    4.2 Payment for Subscription Plans

    Payment occurs on a pre-pay basis and payment will be automatically renewed at the end of the term. Your billing term will depend upon which subscription plan you choose. For example, if you choose the monthly plan, you will be billed every month on the anniversary date of your Registration. If you choose the three-month plan, you will be billed every three months on the anniversary date of your Registration. If you choose the six-month plan, you will be billed every six month on the anniversary date of your Registration. Please note: If you have received a free offer for a specific number of days, then you will not be charged for the first time until after your free time period has ended. Subsequent billing dates will be on the anniversary date of your first billing date. For example, if you purchase a monthly membership on October 15th and you get the first 30 days free, then you will not be charged at all until November 14th. (There are 31 days in October.) You would be charged again on December 14th and then again on January 14th, and so on until you decide to cancel. Upgrades or downgrades between a monthly plan and quarterly/semi-annual subscription plans, and downgrades from Yahoo Premier to Yahoo Personals, are effective immediately, meaning your new subscription level or plan will trigger a new billing period starting on the date of upgrade or downgrade. Your credit card will reflect both (i) a refund pro-rated to the number of days remaining in your old subscription level or plan, and (ii) a charge for the full amount of the new subscription level or plan.

    4.3 Cancellation for Subscription Plans

    * PLEASE REVIEW the Transition Options for additional refund options that may be available to you between now and when Yahoo Personals closes on July 21, 2010.

    Please note, except as described at the bottom of these Additional Terms, and unless Yahoo gives notice to the contrary, payment for subscriptions are non-refundable. If you cancel your subscription before the end of the term for which you paid, your cancellation will take effect at the end of that term. For example, if you subscribe to a monthly plan, and you cancel after 15 days, you will still have the service until the end of the 30 days.

    4.4 Termination

    If your credit card is invalid for any reason, your Premium Services account will be suspended or cancelled immediately and all the information contained within it deleted permanently. Yahoo accepts no liability for information that is deleted due to an invalid credit card.

    4.5 Additional Terms

    (a) If by reason of death or disability you are unable to receive all the Premium Services for which you contracted, you or your estate may elect to be relieved of the obligation to make payments for the Premium Services other than those received before death or the onset of disability, except as provided in paragraph 4.5 (a) (3).

    (1) If you have prepaid any amount for the Premium Services, so much of the amount prepaid that is allocable to services that the buyer has not received shall be promptly refunded to you or your representative.

    (2) "Disability" means a condition which precludes you from physically using the Premium Services during the term of disability and the condition is verified in writing by a physician designated and remunerated by you. The written verification of the physician shall be presented to Yahoo.

    (3) If the physician determines that the duration of the disability will be less than six months, Yahoo may extend the term of these Additional Terms for a period of six months at no additional charge to you in lieu of cancellation.


    Yahoo expressly reserves the right to immediately modify, suspend or terminate Registrant's account and refuse current or future use of any Yahoo service, including Premium Services, if Yahoo, in its sole discretion believes Registrant has: (i) violated or tried to violate the rights of others; or (ii) if we become aware of information indicating a safety concern for you, other Yahoo Personals users, or the general public, or (iii) acted inconsistently with the spirit or letter of the TOS, the Guidelines or these Additional Terms.

    6. PRIVACY

    Registration Data and certain other information about you are subject to our Privacy Policy. For more information, see our full privacy policy at http://privacy.yahoo.com. Please be aware that personal email addresses contained in a message shared between Yahoo Personals subscribers and non-subscribers and delivered to a Yahoo Personals mailbox will automatically be replaced with "(email address not shown)" for your own privacy and protection.


    The Yahoo Terms of Service, which apply to your Premium Services, provides that both you and Yahoo agree to submit to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located within the county of Santa Clara, California.


    8.1 Cancellation of Subscription at Any Time Without Refund

    To cancel your subscription at any time (no refund will be issued for unused days), follow these online instructions:
    (1) Go to http://personals.yahoo.com
    (2) Sign in with your Yahoo ID and password (if you are not signed in already). To cancel, click on the "Billing information; link located in the My Profile section of the Yahoo Personals home page.
    (3) Click the Yahoo Personals Subscription link, then, click on "Cancel Service".
    (For security purposes, you may be prompted to enter your password in order to proceed with the cancellation.)
    (4) Confirm your cancellation by clicking the Cancel My Subscription button.


    You may cancel your subscription, without any penalty or obligation under two specific conditions, as outlined below:

    (1) Within 3 days after the date that you subscribe (by clicking "ACCEPT" to agree to these Additional Terms); or

    (2) Within 3 days after each time your credit card is billed for auto-renewal of your subscription with any subscription plan.

    You can cancel your subscription under this 3-Day Cancellation Policy by completing the following steps:

    (a) Contact Customer Care by filling out the Personals Billing form at http://help.yahoo.com/l/us/yahoo/personals/billing.html;

    (b) In "What can we help you with?" choose "3-day Refund Request"; and Include the following information in the form: your full name, Yahoo ID, and the billing address of the credit card used for your subscription (address, city, state, and zip code).

    You may also cancel your subscription by sending a notification by telegram, mail, or delivery, to: 3-Day Cancellation Office, Yahoo! Inc. 701 First Ave., Sunnyvale, Ca 94089. If you are a Utah resident, you may also cancel your subscription by fax to (503) 615-3886. However, for quicker processing of your refund, we strongly urge you to also use the online billing form pursuant to the instructions above.

    Any refund payments made by you under this 3-Day Cancellation policy will be returned within 10 days after the date of your cancellation notice.