Terms and Conditions of Use

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Each time you access the This is the Big Deal Limited ("Big Deal") website you confirm you have read and agree to these terms and conditions ("Terms and Conditions of Use"). The Terms and Conditions of Use relate to the use of the Service known as "This is the Big Deal" (the "Service"), an online application providing a facility for consumers to obtain lower prices on certain services and to switch to new providers, lenders or retailers ("Supplier") for such services.

The Service is provided by This is The Big Deal Limited, a company registered in England and Wales (company number 08867458) having a registered office at 3rd Floor, 1 Ashley Road, Altrincham, Cheshire WA14 2DT. Upon registration to the Service and acceptance of the Terms and Conditions of Use, the Terms and Conditions of Use shall become a binding contract between Big Deal and the person or entity subscribing to the Service ("Subscriber"). Pursuant to the Terms and Conditions of Use, Big Deal shall notify you by email about our campaigns and offers. Additional information on the terms of the campaign will be made available on the website. If you wish to sign up to a campaign, you will be required to consent to further terms and conditions before we will share your Personal Information (other than Generic Information, as defined in the Privacy Policy) with a Supplier. Big Deal may from time to time amend, update or change the website including these Terms and Conditions of Use without prior notice. You should periodically check the page containing the Terms and Conditions of Use for changes. These are the current Terms and Conditions of Use and replace any other terms and conditions of use previously published for this website. Big Deal has taken all reasonable care in producing this website but cannot guarantee it has all the information you need to answer all your questions. Further information about any campaigns on this website can be obtained by contacting the provider of the product or service by using the contact details supplied with offers, or visiting the campaigns page. All product details, rates, terms, conditions and other information are subject to change at any time without notice. The information on this website is not intended to be financial, legal or any other advice or a product recommendation. In providing the information on this website, Big Deal has not taken your financial circumstances, needs and objectives into account. You should consider these things and make your own mind up as to whether any product or service that is the subject of the offer is suitable for you before making any decisions. Access to the Website and Use of the Service Your access and use of the website is conditional on you not breaching these Terms and Conditions of Use. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your user name and password and to ensure that there is no improper use of information made available on the website. We may immediately terminate your access to the website, without notice, if you breach these Terms and Conditions of Use. The Service is a subscriber only facility. Big Deal reserves the right to block access to the Service if it has reason to believe that the Service is being misused.

Intellectual Property

The website and all works contained in it are the intellectual property of The Big Deal and/or Runpath Group Limited and are subject to copyright. By posting any content on the website (including any photographs) you agree to and hereby grant, represent and warrant that you have the right to grant and in fact grant Big Deal, its contractors, and the users of the website an irrevocable, perpetual, royalty-free, fully sub-licensable, fully paid up, worldwide licence to use, copy, publicly perform, digitally perform, publicly display and distribute such content and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such posted content. This licence is non-exclusive, except you agree that we shall have the exclusive right to enjoy this license to the extent of combining your content with the posted content of others for the purposes of our website. Other than to receive and use the Service in accordance with these Terms of Use or otherwise with Big Deal's prior written consent, and except to the extent permitted under sections 50A, 50B, 50BA and 296A of the Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (UK) or under any mandatory statutory provisions amending or substituting those provisions which are applicable in the United Kingdom including under European Union legislation, the Subscriber shall not and shall not assist, procure or authorise any other person to do any of the following, that is: (i) use the Service for the benefit of any third party, or lend, lease, transfer, or grant the Service to any third party, or cause or permit any use, display, transfer of possession, sublicensing, publication, or other dissemination of the Service, in whole or in part, to or by any third party other than the Subscribers; or (ii) modify, amend, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, re-engineer or otherwise re-create or attempt to re-create the code or the structural framework for part or all of the Service or reproduce, make adaptations or derivative works to the Service, or any of the Big Deal IP; or (iii) remove or change any proprietary or copyright notices, trade marks or trading names or other indications of source or ownership (of Big Deal, or any third party) that are included in the Service. For the purposes of these Terms and Conditions of Use, "Big Deal IP" means all intellectual property rights subsisting in or relating to the Service including the computer code and other system elements underlying the Big Deal application, software screens, all design elements and artwork, templates, layout designs and design facilities included in the Service, the concepts and ideas underlying the Service, all statistical and analytical data captured by or through the Service and the trademark "This is the Big Deal" and any other trademarks, trading names or signs adopted and used from time to time by Big Deal in relation to the Service.

Framing and Linking to the Website

Linking to the website will only be permitted with the express prior written consent of Big Deal. Big Deal is not responsible for the content of any other website accessed via the Big Deal website. Links to other websites are provided for convenience only and do not represent any endorsement by Big Deal of the products or services offered by the website owner.


Big Deal is not liable to you or anyone else if interference with or damage to your computer systems occurs in connection with use of the website or a linked website. You must take your own precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use from the website is free of errors, viruses or anything else (such as "worms" or "trojan horses") that may interfere with or damage the operations of your computer systems.


The Subscriber agrees to indemnify Big Deal, its directors, employees, agents, representatives ("Indemnified Persons") for any loss, damage, cost or liability arising to any Indemnified Persons as a result of any claim, demand or proceedings brought or threatened against the Indemnified Persons in connection with any breach by the Subscriber of these Terms of Use, including any breach of warranty, or any misrepresentation or negligence by the Subscriber in relation to the Subscriber's subscription to the Service or its use, or out of the Subscriber's use of the Service.

Limitations on Liability

In no event shall a party be liable to the other under these Terms and Conditions of Use or in connection with its performance or breach, or in connection with any warranties hereunder, or in connection with the Service, including for its negligence, for any indirect, incidental, consequential or special damages, including any loss of profits or savings or anticipated profits or savings, loss of data, loss of opportunity, loss or reputation, goodwill or business, even if the other party has been advised of the possibility of such damages in advance. Big Deal shall have no liability whatsoever for any damage, liability or loss that the Subscriber may incur, or to any other undesirable consequences, resulting from any suspension or disruption of the Service, including where such suspension or disruption results from Big Deal's negligence. Big Deal shall have no liability whatsoever for any damage, liability or loss that the Subscriber or any other person may incur, or to any other undesirable consequences, resulting from of the Subscriber's breach of his or her warranties or other obligations under these Terms and Conditions of Use including, without limitation, the obligation to keep log-in details and password secure or from the sharing of these details with any other person. Each party's maximum aggregate liability for any single event (or a series of related events) giving rise to a claim in connection with these Terms and Conditions of Use or in relation to the Service, either for breach of contract, breach of warranty, misrepresentation or negligence (save for an express indemnity) shall be limited to £50. Nothing in these Terms and Conditions of Use and Conditions shall limit or exclude a party's liability for death or personal injury caused by that party's negligence, for fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation, or for any liability that cannot be limited or excluded by law. A party shall not be in breach of these Terms and Conditions of Use, nor liable for any failure or delay in performance of any of its obligations under these Terms and Conditions of Use where such failure or delay arises from or is attributable to acts, events, omissions or accidents beyond its reasonable control including an act of God, fire, flood, earthquake, windstorm or other natural disaster, explosion or accidental damage, war, threat of or preparation for war, armed conflict, imposition of sanctions, embargo, breaking off of diplomatic relations or similar actions, terrorist attack, civil war, civil commotion or riots, shortage of raw materials or supplies, industrial action or strike, power cuts electronic or communication network breakdowns ("Force Majeure Events"). In the event of a Force Majeure Event affecting the provision of the Service by Big Deal, Big Deal shall use reasonable efforts to notify Subscribers through the Service or through its website or by email communication.


Nothing in these Terms and Conditions of Use shall create, or be deemed to create, a partnership or joint venture and shall not be construed as giving rise to the relationship of principal and agent between the parties. If any provision of these Terms and Conditions of Use is or becomes illegal, invalid or unenforceable in any respect under the law of any jurisdiction, that shall not affect the legality, validity or enforceability in that jurisdiction or any other jurisdiction of any other provision of these Terms. A person who is not a party to these Terms and Conditions of Use shall have no rights to enforce the provisions of these Terms and Conditions of Use under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999. No modification, alteration or waiver of any of the provisions of these Terms and Conditions of Use shall be effective unless in writing and signed on behalf of each of the Parties. No omission or delay on the part of either party in exercising any right, power or privilege hereunder shall operate as a waiver thereof, nor shall any single or partial exercise of any such right, power or privilege preclude any other or further exercise thereof or of any other right, power or privilege. The rights and remedies herein provided are cumulative with and not exclusive of any right or remedies provided by law. These Terms and Conditions of Use constitute the entire agreement between the parties and supersede all other agreements, statements, letters and other arrangements between the parties in relation to the subject matter hereof. Each party acknowledges that it has not relied on or been induced to enter these Terms and Conditions of Use by a representation other than those expressly set out in these Terms and Conditions of Use. This clause does not affect a party's liability in respect of a fraudulent misrepresentation. These Terms and Conditions of Use are governed by English law and the parties submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England in relation to any dispute between them arising out of the subject matter of these Terms and Conditions of Use.