Terms & Conditions
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Safe & Secure Shopping
SMO Sydney understands its responsibilities and obligations to protect your personal information. We have undertaken and continue to undertake security measures and testing to ensure a safe and secure shopping experience.
Secure Online Shopping
Every time SMO Sydney collects your personal information (such as your delivery / billing address, contact details and so on), a secure connection via Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology is established with your web browser to ensure that your details are encrypted and securely communicated to us; safe from prying eyes or malicious threats. Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) is a protocol for enabling data encryption on the Internet and for helping web site users confirm the owner of the web site. Only authorised personnel from SMO Sydney can access this personal data for authorised reasons.
Secure Credit Card Payment
Online payments for SMO Sydney are handled by Commbank. All customer credit card information is securely submitted and processed entirely on Commbank systems. SMO Sydney staff cannot access, view, process or store sensitive cardholder data (such as credit card numbers, PIN codes or CCV codes). Credit card details are encrypted by SSL in the customer’s browser before they are sent to Commbank and are never exposed in clear-text.
If you have a question or concern regarding the security of your personal information or payment details, please contact us.
Shipping & Returns-Delivery and Shipping
Please clearly identify your “ship-to” address. This should NOT be a post-office box. Delivery time will average 10 days in Australia. Longer delivery periods may apply for international customers.
Deliveries to destinations outside Australia are made by (insert courier name); and cannot be made to post office boxes. Charges for international delivery destinations are available. For international deliveries we will hold your order until we can send you all your items at once. International delivery charges and timeframes will be advised by (courier name). Goto this link for order delivery tracking advice ( add in international courier deliver link )
(all delivery time periods are estimates and are based on business days. Shipping and delivery do not occur on weekends or public holidays. Products are dispatched the next business day after order receipt and successful payment)
Hard copy version
Delivery is by Australia Post. Australia-wide delivery cost per book per order is $6.00 including gst; payable when the book is purchased.
Delivery is free via Amazon. Digital products have no direct delivery fees.
Delivery fees and times vary for different physical products and are calculated based on the size and weight of your order and its destination. The delivery price for each order will be displayed during the checkout process prior to payment and order confirmation; and included in the total price of your order.
Typically, delivery occurs within 10 business days of us receiving your payment authorisation and cleared funds. In some cases the estimated delivery time frame will be longer, for example where items are made to order. From time to time the delivery of specific items will exceed our usual 10 working day delivery window for reasons outside our control. We work hard to process all orders as quickly as possible and we will send you an email to let you know when your item has been dispatched by us
Risk in the products passes to you on delivery. We do not accept liability for any loss, theft or damage to the products after delivery
In some cases, we will only be able to deliver products by courier in metropolitan areas. This information will be shown on the product listing.
It is important that you verify your information is correct; especially your delivery address. If the address provided is incorrect and the package is returned, you may be billed for the additional shipping charges in order for your delivery to reach you. You agree to this by placing an order with us. We reserve the right to pass on applicable charges to you if you provide wrong address information.
If for any reason you are not satisfied with your purchase it can be returned for an exchange or refund within 30 days, no questions asked. The returned item must be in original condition and in original packaging.
We guarantee to replace, exchange or refund any goods that are delivered to you damaged or faulty. This guarantee requires you to inform us immediately of the problem. Email us here. Shipping costs for returned goods are the responsibility of the customer.
Incorrectly described goods
We guarantee to exchange or refund any goods that do not match the description on our website. This guarantee requires you to inform us immediately of the problem. Use the email link above. Shipping costs for returned goods are the responsibility of the customer.
Goods that cannot be returned
Products that have been used cannot be returned.
Terms & Conditions
These Terms & Conditions apply to between you, the User of this Website (including any sub-domains), and SMO Sydney, the owner and operator of this website. By using this site you accept and agree to be legally bound by our terms and conditions. We may change the terms and condition at any time without notice. Please read these terms and conditions carefully, as they affect your legal rights. Your agreement to comply with and be bound by these terms and conditions is deemed to occur upon your first use of the Website. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms and conditions, you should stop using the Website immediately.
This website is operated by and behalf of
SMO SYDNEY (STRATEGIC MARKETING OUTSOURCING PTY. LTD.)
ABN 36 078 371 936
Intellectual property and acceptable use
The content of the pages of this website is for your general information and use only. It is subject to change without notice.
We may amend these terms from time to time. Every time you wish to use our website, please check these terms to ensure you understand the terms that apply at that time.
Neither we nor any third parties provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk; for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.
This website contains material which is owned by or licensed to us. This material includes, but is not limited to, the design, layout, look, appearance and graphics. Reproduction is prohibited other than in accordance with the copyright notice, which forms part of these terms and conditions.
All trademarks reproduced in this website which are not the property of, or licensed to, the operator are acknowledged on the website.
Unauthorised use of this website may give rise to a claim for damages and/or be a criminal offence.
Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of Australia.
This website may include information and materials uploaded by other users of the website, including blogs, bulletin boards and chat rooms. This information and these materials have not been verified or approved by us. The views expressed by other users on our website do not represent our views or values.
Uploading content to our website
Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to upload content to our website, or to make contact with other users of our website, you must comply with the content standards set out in these terms.
You warrant that any such contribution does comply with those standards, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty. This means you will be responsible for any loss or damage we suffer as a result of your breach of warranty.
We have the right to remove any posting you make on our website if, in our opinion, your post does not comply with the content standards set out in these terms.
You are solely responsible for securing and backing up your content.
Information collected by SMO Sydney from their customers is kept strictly confidential. Any information passed on to third parties such as Australia Post or courier companies, is solely for the completion of your order. SMO Sydney will not sell any collected personal information.
This website and its content, including the site design and graphics, is copyright of SMO Sydney. All rights reserved. February 2021.
Any other trademarks, company names, product names and/or logos set forth in this web site are the property of their respective owners. Trade marks, brand names, product names and company names of or related to the products appearing on this web site are the property of their respective owners. SMO Sydney does not claim to own any of these trademarks nor claim that SMO Sydney is related to, endorsed by, or in any other way connected or associated with these companies.
Any redistribution or reproduction of part or all of the contents in any form is prohibited other than the following:
You may print or download to a local hard disk extracts for your personal and non-commercial use only. You may copy the content to individual third parties for their personal use, but only if you acknowledge the website as the source of the material.
You may not, except with our express written permission, distribute or commercially exploit the content. Nor may you transmit it or store it in any other website or other form of electronic retrieval system.
As SMO Sydney and Director Peter Jeans do not assume a duty of care in relation to information on this website; or in books, promotional information or opinions or articles, papers, reports and other contributions by Peter Jeans or third parties, it should not be relied on as a substitute for specific advice relevant to your particular circumstances. SMO Sydney (Strategic Marketing Outsourcing Pty. Limited). ABN: 36 078 371 936.
The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. The information is provided by SMO Sydney and whilst we endeavour to keep the information up-to-date and correct, we make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, about the completeness, accuracy, reliability, suitability or availability with respect to the website or the information, products, services, or related graphics contained on the website for any purpose. Any reliance you place on such information is therefore strictly at your own risk.
In no event will we be liable for any loss or damage including, without limitation, indirect or consequential loss or damage, or any loss or damage whatsoever arising from loss of data or profits arising out of or in connection with the use of this website. We do not guarantee that our site will be secure or free from bugs or viruses. You are responsible for configuring your information technology, computer programmes and browser platform to access our site. You should use your own virus protection software.
Through this website you are able to link to other websites which are not under the control of SMO Sydney. We have no control over the nature, content and availability of those sites. The inclusion of any links does not necessarily imply a recommendation or endorse the views expressed within them.
Every effort is made to keep the website up and running smoothly. However, SMO Sydney takes no responsibility for and will not be liable for the website being temporarily unavailable due to technical issues beyond our control.
All prices are displayed in AUD and include GST for sales within Australia. Prices may be subject to change without notice. All prices are correct at time of purchase and are confirmed with an order confirmation email.
All orders are subject to product availability. If a product is not available at the time of purchase, you will be notified as soon as possible and offered an alternate product (if available) or a store credit or refund.
Conditions of Sale
All orders must be paid for before they are sent. SMO Sydney takes no responsibility for goods damaged during delivery.
Returns & Refunds Policy
We do not offer refunds or returns; unless there are print or e-book system-based-reading problems with “Pearls of Wardom”. Please contact us within 30 days of the original purchase date and we will investigate this. In the case that this e-book or hard copy version is faulty, we will replace it.
Please email in the first instance.
Replacement of Faulty Items
To ensure you are happy with your purchase we thoroughly check all items before they are sent. If you do receive a faulty item please contact SMO Sydney immediately and we will arrange an alternative product, store credit or refund.
SMO Sydney welcomes payment by credit card, including VISA and Mastercard. Payment must be made at time of purchase.
Acceptance of Order
SMO Sydney will send email confirmations of your order once placed on our website.
SMO Sydney reserves the right to refuse to supply to any individual or company or organisation.
SMO Sydney uses Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology to ensure that your details are encrypted and securely communicated to us; safe from prying eyes or malicious threats. Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) is a protocol for enabling data encryption on the Internet and for helping web site users confirm the owner of the web site.