Terms of Use

LIST OF RESTRICTED ITEMS / STORES

  • Alcohol which includes alcohol or alcoholic beverages such as beer, liquor, wine or champagne
  • Adult goods and services which includes pornography and other sexually suggestive materials (including literature, imagery and other media); escort or prostitution services; Platform access and/or Platform  memberships of pornography or illegal sites 
  • Body parts which includes organs or other body parts
  • Bulk marketing tools which includes email lists, software or other producers enabling unsolicited email messages (spam)
  • Cable descramblers and black boxes which includes devices intended to obtain cable and satellite signals for free
  • Child pornography which includes pornographic materials involving minors
  • Copyright unlocking devices which include Mod chips or other devices designed to circumvent copyright protection
  • Copyrighted media which includes unauthorized copies of books, music, movies and other licensed or protected materials
  • Copyrighted software which includes unauthorized copies of software, video games and other licensed or protected materials, including OEM or bundled software
  • Counterfeit and unauthorized goods which includes replicas or imitations of designer goods; items without a celebrity endorsement that would normally require such an association; fake autographs, counterfeit stamps, and other potentially unauthorized goods
  • Drugs and drug paraphernalia which includes illegal drugs and drug accessories, including herbal drugs like salvia and magic mushrooms
  • Drug test circumvention aids which includes drug cleansing shakes, urine test additives, and related items
  • Endangered species which includes plants, animals or other organisms (including product derivates) in danger of extinction
  • Gaming/Gambling which includes lottery tickets sports bets, memberships/enrolment/ online gambling sites, and related content
  • Government IDs or documents which includes fake IDs, passports, diplomas and noble titles
  • Hacking and cracking material which includes manuals, how-to guides, information, or equipment enabling illegal access to software’s, servers Platforms, or other protected property
  • Illegal goods which includes materials, products, or information promoting illegal goods or enabling illegal acts
  • Miracle cures which includes unsubstantiated cures, remedies or other items marketed as quick health fixes
  • Offensive goods which includes literature, products or other material that:
     
    • Defame or slander any person or groups of people based on race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, or other factors
    • Encourage or incite violent acts
    • Promote intolerance or hatred
    • Offensive goods, crime which includes crime scene photos or items, such as personal belongings, associated with criminals
  • Prescription drugs or herbal drugs or any kind of online pharmacies which includes drug or any other products which requires a prescription by a licensed medical practitioner.
  • Pyrotechnic devices, combustibles, corrosives and hazardous materials which includes explosives, fireworks and related goods; toxic, flammable and radioactive materials and substances
  • Regulated goods which includes air bags; batteries containing mercury; Freon or other similar substances/refrigerants; chemical/industrial solvents; government uniforms; car titles; license plates; police badges and law enforcement equipment; lock-picking devices; pesticides; postage meters; recalled items slot machines; surveillance equipment; goods regulated by government or other agency specifications
  • Securities which includes stocks, bonds, or related financial products
  • Tobacco and cigarettes which includes cigarettes, cigars, chewing tobacco, and related products
  • Traffic devices which includes radar detectors/jammers, license plate covers, traffic signal changers, and related products
  • Weapons which includes firearms, ammunition, knives, brass knuckles, gun parts and other armaments
  • Wholesale currency which includes discounted currencies or currency exchanges
  • Live animals or hides/skin/teeth, nails and other parts etc. of animals
  • Multilevel marketing collection fees
  • Matrix sites or sites using a matrix scheme approach
  • Work-at-home approach and/or work-at-home information
  • Drop-shipped merchandise
  • Any product or service which is not in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations whether federal, state, local or international, including the laws of India.
  • The merchant providing services that have the potential of citing the Payment Gateway Facilitators in a poor light and/or that may be prone to “Buy & Deny” attitude of the cardholders when billed (e.g. adult material/mature content/escort services/friend finders) and thus leading to chargeback and fraud losses
  • Business or Platforms that operate within the scope of law which are not absolutely clear or are ambiguous in nature (Web-based telephony, Platforms supplying medicines or controlled substances, Platforms that promise online match making, etc.)
  • Businesses out rightly banned by law (e.g. betting & gambling/publications and content that is likely to be interpreted by authorities as leading to moral turpitude or decadence or incite caste/communal tensions, lotteries/ sweepstakes& games of chance)
  • The merchant who deals in intangible goods/services (e.g. software download/health/beauty products), and business involving pyramid marketing schemes or get-rich-quick schemes. Any other product or service which in the sole opinion of the EBS or the Payment Gateway facilitators, is detrimental to the image and interests of either of them/ both of them, as communicated by either of them/both of them to the merchant from time to time. This shall be without prejudice to any other terms and conditions mentioned in this Agreement.
  • Bulk marketing tools which includes emails, lists, software or other products enabling unsolicited email messages (spam)
  • Web-based telephony/SMS/Text/Facsimile services or Calling cards. Bandwidth or data transfer/ allied services. Voice process/knowledge process services.
  • Mailing lists