Terms of Service
Terms of Service – Policy Agreement
By requesting or participating in a group reading and / or individual reading and /or by submitting payment for any goods or services provided by Cate Communicates® you understand and agree that Cate Communicates® is not, nor claims to be a medical professional, veterinarian, licensed therapist, attorney, accountant or other licensed professional, and can not give medical, veterinarian, legal, or tax advice. Any information or advice given by Cate Communicates® is your personal responsibility and not to be used by you in place of any medical, veterinarian, legal, tax or financial advice or diagnosis, treatment or cure for any ailment or affliction, physical or psychological in nature.
Cate Communicates® will not be held liable for any damages resulting from the use of this website or as a result of any goods or services provided by Cate Communicates® or any persons, or events related thereto, and/or any actions or decisions that you may make as a result, including without limitation, actual, incidental and/or consequential damages resulting from any claims resulting from any act or omission, negligence, fraudulent misrepresentation or otherwise, including without limitation, personal injury, death, loss of income, stress (emotional or otherwise), errors or omissions, or otherwise.
Cate Communicates® does not make representations or warranties, either express or implied, when conducting a reading. Readings are for entertainment purposes only.
Connecting with Specific Spirits
Cate does not guarantee that she will connect with a specific spirit, whether human or animal.
No refunds will be issued.
Lost Pet / Items Readings
Cate Communicates® does not guarantee your lost pet or item will be found. No refunds will be issued.
If Cate does receive specific answers to certain questions, she does not guarantee specific answers to specific questions will “come true”. Cate believes in providing validations for the past or present and guidance for future oriented questions. While she relies on the information she receives from Spirit, Cate also believes that due to free will, the future is not set in stone. No refunds will be issued.
Refund and Rescheduling Policy – Terms of Service
REFUNDS: Payments received are considered final and no refunds will be issued without appropriate notice.
Payment must be made at the time of scheduling a reading to reserve your place.
RESCHEDULING: Please provide 48 hours notice for individual readings and 7 days notice for private group readings from your scheduled time in the event you need to reschedule your reading. I will do my best to reschedule your appointment at the earliest time available.
NOTE: If you do not provide a notice to reschedule within the specified time frame as listed above, a refund will not be issued and the standard scheduling procedure will apply. NO exceptions.
CANCELLATIONS: Please provide 48 hours notice for individual readings and 7 days notice for private group readings from your scheduled time in the event you need to cancel your reading.
A refund will be issued less a small processing fee if the appropriate cancellation notice was given within the specified time frame as noted above.
Refunds will be immediate from PayPal’s end, but subject to your bank’s policies and terms of service.
NOTE: A refund will NOT be issued for failure to provide a cancellation notice within the specified time frames as noted above. NO exceptions!
Gift Certificates – Are non-refundable and have no cash value. Client acknowledges that the recipient of the purchased gift certificate will be at least 18 years of age or older. Cate Communicates® will not be held liable for lost or misused or unused gift certificates.
Packages – Are non-refundable and have no cash value. A partial or full refund minus processing fees may be considered if refund and cancellation request is made within 72 hours prior to your first scheduled reading. Client may not transfer package to another person. It is the client’s responsibility to schedule and use all readings within one year of purchase. Cate Communicates® will not be held liable or obligated to provide service for unused readings.
Cate Communicates® reserves the right to reschedule your scheduled appointment time for any reason and at any time. In the event that Cate Communicates® needs to reschedule your reading, she will reschedule your reading at the earliest time available.
If for any reason Cate Communicates® is unable to reschedule your reading and needs to cancel the appointment, she may issue a full or partial refund. Refunds will be immediate from PayPal’s end, but subject to your bank’s policies and terms of service.
Cate Communicates® has the right to refuse service to anyone and for any reason.
Prices are subject to change without notice. You can be assured however, that your rate will be locked in if you’ve already paid for and scheduled a session.
Video / Audio Recording of Events or Classes
Events or classes by Cate Coffelt of Cate Communicates® may be video or audio recorded. By purchasing a ticket or making a reservation, you agree to be video recorded during the event or class with Cate Coffelt of Cate Communicates®. This footage may be used by Cate Communicates® and included in future productions, events, and / or online communications.
By scheduling a reading and / or submitting payment for any products or services, you acknowledge that you are at least 18 years of age and have read, understand and agree to the terms of this agreement and all policies and procedures listed on this website.
- What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the web site, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
- What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
- The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
- How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.
Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.
We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request, e.g. to fulfill an order.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time.
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.
We do not collect sensitive information (such as credit card data), however, you are re-directed to a third party provider when making payment and that information is encrypted and transmitted in a secure way. We are not responsible for how these parties secure your personal information as we have no control or access to how they provide and ensure security for collected data. You should review the security policies of these third parties, e.g.: PayPal, Square, etc.
We also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.
In order to schedule a reading, a user must register online through my online scheduling system. During registration a user is required to give certain information (such as name and email address). This information is used to contact you about the products/services on our site in which you have expressed interest. You will have an option to “opt out” at anytime.
We request information from you on our online scheduling system or email inquiry. To buy from us, you must provide contact information (like name and email address) Financial information (like credit card number, expiration date) is submitted through PayPal. This information is used for billing purposes and to fill your orders. If we have trouble processing an order, we’ll use this information to contact you.
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We partner with another party to provide specific services. When the user signs up for these services, we will share names, or other contact information that is necessary for the third party to provide these services. These parties are not allowed to use personally identifiable information except for the purpose of providing these services.
This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
Surveys & Contests
From time-to-time our site requests information via surveys or offers. Participation in these surveys or offers is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code, age level). Contact information will be used to notify the winners and award prizes. Survey information will be used for purposes of monitoring or improving the use and satisfaction of this site.