HireGeeks terms of service.
References such as “We” “Us” “our” “The website” will refer to HireGeeks.com
References such as “you” “buyer” “employer” “user” “Freelancer” “Geeks” will refer to the person using our website.
Reference of Milestone is when a goal has been reached, however that does not mean the job is complete. Only when the final milestone is completed means that the job that was required has been completed.
You agree to the terms of service and are legally bound. We reserve the right to change the terms of service from time to time. All changes will take place as soon as they are posted up on our website.

HireGeeks.com is a website that allows buyers/employers to find freelancers/geeks to complete a job. Either by milestone or on completion.

Buyers/employers
create an account and post up on our site a project/job that is required. After negotiation between the buyer and the freelancer is successful on what is required, price and time to complete the project, the buyer awards the freelancer with the job. A processing fee will be charged when the payment is held in escrow. (Please check our FAQ’s for the fee)
The buyer manages the project working with the freelancer until the job is complete. A payment by the buyer in USD is made either by credit card, Paypal or direct deposit is held by us in escrow, Until the buyer is fully satisfied with the freelancers work by milestone or completion, the freelancer then notifies us to release the funds to the freelancer.
On completion the buyer will be asked to rate their experience with the freelancer. The rating will display on the freelancers profile.

Freelancer/Geek
The freelancer will create a profile on what they can offer, bid on available jobs, submit quotes and complete work that is awarded to them to their best ability. The freelancer will receive the released funds in their Hire geeks wallet. It is then up to the freelancer when to request and how to request payment.
Payments can be made to the freelancer by Paypal, Payoneer and direct deposit in USD. Our fee is taken out (see our FAQ’s page for the exact fee amount) prior to transferring the payment to the freelancer. All payments to freelancers will be made in USD. Wire transfers incur a charge. (see fees page)
When a wire transfer is made in USD, the freelancer will receive the payment in their local currency after conversion. Payments are made on the next business day after request. Saturdays or Sundays are not business days. HireGeeks.com will no be responsible for the time it takes for 3rd parties to pay you. Paypal is usually instant. Other parties lie wire transfers will take a few days.

Communication:
All communication between the buyer and the freelancer is to be made on HireGeeks.com. We do not allow: email addresses, phone numbers or chat programs for example: messenger or skype to be used. Your account will be terminated if you do try to speak outside of the HireGeeks.com platform.

Dispute resolution:
Hiregeeks.com encourages a friendly environment. We encourage both parties to communicate during a dispute in a civil manner. If both parties cannot agree on an issue, then hiregeeks.com will make a determination based on facts.
The decision that hiregeeks.com makes is final.

Charge backs:
Hiregeeks.com reserves the right to peruse reimbursement for charge backs or fraud. You also agree to cooperate in any investigation that hiregeeks.com may make. Hiregeeks has the right to employ a third party collection agency to collect any amounts and fees reversed on hiregeeks.com. We also have the right to terminate your account.
Hiregeeks.com may also report this credit failure to credit rating agencies.

Termination of account:
Hiregeeks.com has the right to terminate any buyer or freelancer that trys to bypass our platform. In other words, trys to make a buyer make payments outside of HireGeeks.com
Or trys communicate with someone via: email, phone or a chat program like messenger or skype. By submitting your chat program nick name, phone number or email address on our site is a breach of our terms and conditions. And your account will be terminated.

HireGeeks.com has the right to refuse to publish a job and account termination if we find it is a risk to safety or has illegal or questionable material for example:
hacker scripts or software, phishing scripts or software, pornography and adult sites, scams, fraud, money laundering, get rich quick schemes, pyramid schemes, ponzi schemes
banking scams, fire arms trading. Hiregeeks.com has the final decision of job posting.

HireGeeks.com has the right to refuse to publish and terminate a freelancer/geeks profile if we find it is a risk to safety or has illegal or questionable material for example:
hacker scripts or software, phishing scripts or software, pornography and adult sites, scams, fraud, money laundering, get rich quick schemes, pyramid schemes, ponzi schemes
banking scams, fire arms trading. Hiregeeks.com has the final decision of account termination.

When an account is terminated, the freelancer or buyer cannot rejoin. If either party trys to rejoin, legal action will be taken to cease and desist.

Copyright infringement or claims
Hiregeeks.com takes copyright claims seriously. If you think there is a breach of any copyright, please contact us immediately

Limitation of Liability. IN NO EVENT SHALL HIREGEEKS.COM OR OUR THIRD-PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY OTHER REGISTERED USER FOR ANY SPECIAL,
INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES PURSUANT TO THIS AGREEMENT,
INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOSS OF PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES OR LOSS OF GOODWILL,
EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. NOTWITHSTANDING ANY OTHER PROVISION OF THIS AGREEMENT,
IN NO EVENT WILL OUR LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY ACTION OR CLAIM RELATED TO THE WEBSITE SERVICES PROVIDED UNDER THESE TERMS OF SERVICE,
WHETHER BASED ON CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE OR ANY OTHER THEORY OF LIABILITY, EXCEED THE GREATER OF: (A) $80 OR (B) THE AGGREGATE AMOUNT OF MONIES ACTUALLY COLLECTED BY US FROM YOU FOR THE SERVICES TO WHICH THE LIABILITY RELATES DURING THE SIX (6) MONTH PERIOD IMMEDIATELY PRECEDING THE DETERMINATION OF SUCH LIABILITY. SOME STATES AND JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW FOR ALL THE FOREGOING EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO TO THAT EXTENT, IF ANY, SOME OR ALL OF THESE LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU OR OTHER PARTIES.

Warranty Disclaimer. THE SERVICES PROVIDED BY HIREGEEKS.COM OR THIRD-PARTY SERVICE PROVIDERS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS,”
AS AVAILABLE, AND WITHOUT ANY WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS (EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY,
ACCURACY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, ARISING BY STATUTE OR OTHERWISE IN LAW OR FROM A COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OR TRADE). WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES, OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE QUALITY, IDENTITY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY THIRD PARTY, OR AS TO THE ACCURACY OF THE POSTINGS MADE ON THE WEBSITE BY ANY THIRD PARTY. SOME STATES AND JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW FOR ALL THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO TO THAT EXTENT,
IF ANY, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU OR OTHER PARTIES.

If There is a dispute legal or not with another Registered User, you release HireGeeks.com (and our directors, officers, agents and employees) from claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown, arising out of or in any way connected with such dispute.
You agree to defend, hold harmless and indemnify HireGeeks.com from and against any and all costs, expenses, losses, damages and all other liabilities incurred.

All legal correspondence to:
HireGeeks.com
Po Box 428
Rose Bay
Sydney, Australia
N.S.W 2029