Terms and conditions

To protect Tech Will Save Us, and you, our brilliant makers, we have terms of use. We’ve tried to make this simple and easy to read, with some plain English explanations along the way. If you’re under the age of 18 years and don’t understand these terms and conditions please ask a parent or guardian to explain them to you. You must be 13 years or over in order use our site.

  1. About Us

    Our site is an online making and purchasing platform operated by Technology Will Save Us Limited (“we, us or our”).

  2. Terms and Conditions

    1. These terms and conditions apply to all and any use, access and availability of our site and the purchase of all Products. In these terms and conditions (i) “our site” means the web site, content and services available at or using www.techwillsaveus.com, make.techwillsaveus.com, all Communications and all related software programs and materials; (ii) “Communications” means any content, materials, postings, data, messages and communications sent, posted or made to or otherwise communicated to us, from or using our site; and (iii) Products means the things you can buy through the site.
    2. By using our site you’re telling us that you understand, accept and are able to accept these terms and conditions and agree to be bound by these terms and conditions. If you don’t accept or understand these terms and conditions you shouldn’t use or access our site.
    3. We may make alterations to these terms and conditions from time to time and these variations shall apply to you immediately upon being accessible from www.techwillsaveus.com/home/tcs
  3. Registration, Account & Password

    1. You may need to register an account in order to use certain features of our site, including setting up a Makername (which is your username) and Password.
    2. The Makername and Password chosen by and issued to you are personal to you so that you can use and access our site and must not be disclosed to any person without our prior written consent. You agree, accept and understand that:
      • you must ensure that all information held about you by us is up to date and that you can amend your registration details at any time by emailing us at info@techwillsaveus.com;
      • you are responsible for keeping your Makername and Password confidential;
      • you are solely liable for any use of our site using your Makername, and Password whatsoever.
    3. Please don’t share your Makername or Password with any other person or allow any other person to use your account. We can’t be liable for any improper use of your login ID, Makername, password, or account or any use by any third party. If you think your login ID, password, or account have been compromised in any way you must inform us immediately and we’ll do our best to help.
  4. Rights of Use, Designs & Intellectual Property Rights

    1. By “Intellectual Property Rights” what we mean is all ownership rights and interests in copyright, design right, database right, patents and any rights to inventions, know-how, trade and business names, trade secrets and trade marks (whether registered or unregistered) and any applications therefore and other similar right.
    2. All Intellectual Property Rights in our site, its underlying software and technology that we authored and commissioned and the Products available through it belong to and vest in us.
    3. Subject to these terms and conditions you may use our site for your private, non-commercial, personal use only. You may not transfer, sub license or deal in this right without our prior written permission.
    4. These terms and conditions and the rights granted by them do not give you any title or rights of ownership in our site or any, products or any Communications (other than your own) and should not be deemed a sale or transfer of any copyright or other right.
    5. All our Intellectual Property Rights are asserted and reserved. All third party trade names and trade marks are held by the property of their respective owners and we make no warranty or representation in relation to them. We do not claim any right or interest in any third party Communications.
  5. Restrictions & Obligations

    You agree to comply with these terms and conditions and all rules applicable to the use of our site. Therefore you agree not to:

    • hack, attempt to hack, modify, adapt, merge, translate, decompile, disassemble, reverse engineer or create derivative works out of our site, except as expressly permitted in these terms or else with our prior written consent. Ask us about it by emailing us at info@techwillsaveus.com;
    • use or deal in our site except as permitted by these terms and conditions;
    • include contact details intended to enable communication outside of our site, in any Communication;
    • use your access to our site, or information gathered from it, for the sending of unsolicited bulk email;
    • make any commercial use of our site without our prior written permission;
    • make our site or any part of it available to any third party except with our prior written consent;
    • display, publish, copy, print, post or otherwise use our site and the information contained therein for the benefit of any commercial third party or web site except with our prior written consent. Email us at info@techwillsaveus.com with questions
    • use or process our site or any part of it unfairly or for any illegal or immoral purpose;
    • delete or obscure any copyright or other proprietary notice on our site.
  6. Communications

    1. The views expressed in any Communications are the views of the individual authors and not our views unless specified otherwise by us.
    2. We are not responsible for and disclaim all liability in respect of any comments, views or remarks expressed in any Communications.
    3. By using our site you acknowledge that we have no responsibility to review the content of any Communications and that all Communications are made available on the basis that we are not required to and do not exercise any control or judgement of their content.
    4. Notwithstanding the foregoing we shall be entitled to remove or reject any Communications and remove or suspend your ability to make or access Communications.
    5. You agree that we may use, publish, edit, modify and adapt your Communications for any and all purposes relating to our site and our business and you hereby grant us an unrestricted non-exclusive right and licence and all necessary permissions, consents and licences required for us to use your Communications in that way.
    6. You agree and undertake that you will not make any Communication or post to or transmit to our site any statement or material, nor use our site in any way, that:
      • is unlawful or which gives rise to civil or criminal liability;
      • promotes any illegal or unlawful activity;
      • infringes any copyright or other intellectual property right of any third party or knowingly assists infringement;
      • includes any computer virus, worms, logic bombs or other malicious software or technically harmful data;
      • is abusive, immoral, inappropriate, defamatory, discriminatory or obscene;
      • interferes with another user’s use and enjoyment of our site;
      • impersonates any moderator, administrator or any staff or other persons connected with us;
      • infringes upon or violates any third party’s rights, including but not limited to intellectual property rights, rights of privacy, including unauthorized disclosure of a person’s name, e-mail address, physical address or phone number, and/or rights of publicity;
      • includes restricted / password protected content or materials;
      • exploits any other person;
      • solicits passwords or personal information;
      • contains video, photographs, or images of another person without his or her permission (or in the case of a minor, the minor’s legal guardian);
      • contains any restricted material, including but not limited to passwords, medical information or confidential information of any person; or
      • solicits, invites, encourages, advocates, incites or provokes any or all of the foregoing.
    7. If you discover any material which you believe contravenes these terms and conditions please contact us with details of the page you found it on, to info@techwillsaveus.com.
    8. People using the internet are not necessarily who they say they are. People may provide information or behave in a way that is unreliable, misleading, unlawful or illegal. This is a risk with any electronic or online communication and unfortunately we have no way of telling if statements made by other users are true. This is a decision that can only be made by you. You should therefore exercise some degree of caution when using any web site. By using our site and its services you accept that this is the case and accept that you therefore use our site at your own risk. Please take particular care when divulging your own personal information such as your surname, address, email address, telephone number and places you go.
    9. We are very careful to give you as much control over communications from us, as is possible. By using our site you agree that, if necessary, we’ll communicate with you via the email address you’ve provided to us. Where we are able to, we’ll allow you to opt in and out of certain types of emails. Notices that are applicable to all our customers shall be made available on our site. You will be deemed to have received a notice at the time the email is sent or the time the notice is posted on our site.
    10. All emails sent by us and any attachments are intended for the addressee only.
  7. Liability

    1. We provide and maintain our site for personal entertainment on an “as is” basis and are liable only to provide its services with reasonable skill and care.
    2. External Sites have not been verified or reviewed by us and all use and access of External Sites is made at your own risk. “External Sites” means third party web sites and online services to which our site links.
    3. We give no other warranty in connection with our site and to the maximum extent permitted by law, we exclude liability for:
      • any loss or damage of any kind howsoever arising, including any direct, indirect, special, punitive or consequential loss whether or not such arises out of any problem which we have been made aware of;
      • the accuracy, currency or validity of information and material contained within any Communications or our site;
      • any interruptions to or delays in updating our site;
      • any incorrect or inaccurate information on our site;
      • the infringement by any person of any copyright or other intellectual property rights of any third party through any Communication or use of our site;
      • the availability, quality, content or nature of External Sites;
      • any transaction involving External Sites;
      • any amount or kind of loss or damage due to viruses or other malicious software that may infect a user’s computer equipment, software, data or other property caused by persons accessing, using or downloading our site, or any Communication;
      • all representations, warranties, conditions and other terms and conditions which but for this notice would have effect.
    4. We do not warrant that the operation of our site will be uninterrupted or error free.
    5. Except as provided above there are no other warranties, conditions or other terms and conditions, express or implied, statutory or otherwise, and all such terms and conditions are hereby excluded to the maximum extent permitted by law.
  8. Purchases

    You may purchase Products through our site as follows:

    • When you place an order for a Product (“Order”) this will be deemed an offer to buy the Product for the price stated, subject to these terms and conditions.
    • After you have submitted your Order we will send you an e-mail to confirm that we have received it. This email confirmation will be produced automatically so that you have confirmation of your Order details. The fact that you receive an automatic confirmation does not necessarily mean that we will be able to meet your Order.
    • Once we have sent the confirmation email we then get to work on meeting your Order and if we can we will arrange for each Product to be sent to the address stated in the Order process.
    • You may at any time within 30 working days of delivery of the Product to you change your mind and cancel your Order and receive a full refund, provided that you return the Product to us in its original condition and with its original packaging.
    • In the event of a Product is faulty or defective, please contact us as set out below and we will provide you with a replacement or a refund.
  9. Errors

    • IMPORTANT: We try very hard to ensure that all information on this site is accurate. However, just occasionally, an error can occur.
    • If we discover an error that affects you, we will notify you as soon as possible.
    • In those circumstances we reserve the right to cancel or suspend a transaction until the error is corrected and will use all reasonable efforts to ensure the same error does not reoccur and that it is rectified as quickly as possible.
    • We may cancel any Order or sale and not supply the applicable Product if it is reasonable to do so (including without limitation in the event of mistake). We may also change or discontinue the availability of any Products at any time in our sole discretion.
  10. Price & Payment

    • Payment is due from the moment an Order is accepted.
    • Payment may be made as set out on the payment page of our site, by credit card, debit card or any other such method as we may introduce in our sole discretion.
    • We aim to debit money from your account within three working days after receiving your Order.
    • We reserve the right to accept or refuse any payment made in any form.
    • Prices are quoted in UK pounds, Euros or US Dollars depending on your geographical location. You must pay in the currency in which the price is quoted. If you do not hold an account in the relevant currency you should pay by debit or credit card (or any other method that Warchest may introduce from time to time) and your card company should exchange the amount charged to the currency of your country at the current rate.
    • You will not be charged for any Orders that cannot be fulfilled and where appropriate we will re-credit to your account any sum debited in error.
    • We cannot guarantee that a particular Product will always be available.
    • Credit/debit card details will be encrypted to minimise the possibility of someone being able to read them as they are sent over the Internet. Please refer to the privacy policy, regarding use of your data (including credit card data).
    • Your credit card company may also do security checks to confirm it is you making the Order.
    • Where applicable, all Order details and invoices will be sent to the credit card billing address and not the delivery address where they differ.
    • Your statutory rights are unaffected by these terms and conditions.
  11. Multiple Promotions & Voucher Codes

    Where you have a valid promotion code, the following additional terms and conditions apply on the discounts:

    • When more than one promotion is running at the same time – the highest value offer only will be valid. Not in conjunction with any other offer.
    • Discounts will only be available on Order values at or over the amount stated in the applicable promotion.
    • Discounts are only valid until the date published.
    • Discounts are only redeemable for purchases made on our site.
    • Discounts are not refundable.
    • Only one discount may be used per customer per transaction.
    • We reserve the right to end any discounts at any time including prior to the advertised end date without notice.
    • Cyber Week 2018 Promotions last for a limited time only.
    • Cyber Week 2018 Promotions can be used one time only per promotion, per person.
    • Some offers during Cyber Week 2018 exclude BBC Micro:Bit. These include 15% off Site-wide for Friends and Family Promotion and our 10% off Site-wide PayDay promotion.
    • Promotion Codes are only valid until their published end date, and no further than this.
    • Free shipping through November and December 2018 is only valid for the UK and the USA.
  12. General

    1. These terms and conditions are subject to your statutory and common law consumer rights and shall not limit any rights you might have that may not be excluded under applicable law nor shall it exclude or limit our liability for death or personal injury resulting from neither our negligence nor any fraudulent representation.
    2. Without limiting to any other rights we may remove, restrict, cancel or suspend access to and use of our site and any part of it, if we consider (in our sole discretion) that you have breached of any of these terms and conditions.
    3. These terms and conditions constitute the entire agreement between you and us and shall apply to the exclusion of all other terms and conditions or conditions of contract which you may propose.
    4. Use of the word “including” in these terms and conditions means including without limitation.
    5. Failure to enforce any of these terms and conditions will not be deemed a waiver of any term or right.
    6. If any part of these terms and conditions is found to be unenforceable, it will be construed as far as possible to reflect the intention and the remainder of the provisions will remain in full force and effect.
    7. Our site is intended for and directed at the United Kingdom and no representation or warranty is made as to whether our site complies with the regulatory regime and local laws of any other country.
    8. Use of our site and these terms and conditions are subject to the laws of England which shall exclusively govern the interpretation, application and effect of all the above permissions, exclusions, licences and conditions of use and shall be construed in accordance with the laws of England and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.
    9. All questions, comments or enquiries should be directed by email to info@techwillsaveus.com or by post to Technology Will Save Us, 21 Vyner Street, London E2 9DG.

About Us

We are Technology Will Save Us Ltd a company registered in England and Wales under registration number 7661485 and our registered address is 21 Vyner Street, London, United Kingdom.(“We”/“Us”/”Our”). Our VAT number is GB 162916108.

Contact Information

Any questions or comments? Email us: info@techwillsaveus.com