Terms Of Use

Last Updated February 25, 2021

Welcome to MoneyMash.com, a website operated by Jump Start Digital, LLC, a Puerto Rico limited liability company. Please carefully read the Terms of Use below. Read and become familiar with these Terms of Use. They are important. They represent a contract between you, the website user, and Jump Start Digital, LLC.

About Us

MoneyMash (“us,” “we,” or “our”) was created in 2020 by a team of financial writers and researchers with the goal of publishing new and exciting opportunities in the evolving world of money and personal finance. Our writers seek to answer the big questions as they arise in the financial marketplace and guide you through the financial wellbeing journey. By analyzing volumes of complicated financial offers, our team is able to curate and present you with clear, accessible, and easy-to-understand news, advice, and reviews to assist you in achieving all your money goals. MoneyMash cuts straight to the products, strategies, and opportunities that will help you make the right moves to reach your goals. Our team of researchers, investigators, and writers will compare and analyze the latest products to make it easier for you to navigate the many options available. We want to arm you to help you make better-informed financial decisions. We rely on facts and experience to break down hundreds of consumer offerings, so you don’t have to.

These Terms of Use, together with MoneyMash’s Privacy Policy, set forth the terms and conditions (“Terms”) that apply to your access and use of all MoneyMash products and services (together, the “Services”), that are made available through our website (together, the “Site”). “MoneyMash” includes Jump Start Digital, LLC and its officers, directors, employees, consultants, affiliates, subsidiaries and agents.  MoneyMash Services are intended for the United States of America (“U.S.”) residents only who are 18+ years of age and may include, but are not limited to, free credit score; access to third party rewards programs; platforms that enable users to locate and contact U.S. financial services, as well as professionals, such as third party experts, advocates, and advisors, who can provide various services; review services and forums in which users may ask questions to other community members or third party advisors; and platforms that enable users to apply to pre-qualify for certain insurance premiums, credit card or loan offers.

By using or accessing MoneyMash Services you agree to these Terms and any other terms on the Site, as updated from time to time. Because MoneyMash provides a wide range of services, we may ask you to review and accept supplemental terms that apply to your interaction with a specific product or service.  Make sure you return to this page from time to time to review the most current version of the Terms. We reserve the right to change or modify these Terms without prior notice at any time, and your continued access or use of this Site indicates your acceptance of any updated or modified Terms.

THESE TERMS STATE THAT ANY DISPUTES BETWEEN YOU AND MONEYMASH MUST BE RESOLVED IN BINDING ARBITRATION OR SMALL CLAIMS COURT AND THAT YOU WAIVE THE RIGHT TO PARTICIPATE IN ANY CLASS ACTION. YOU MAY OPT OUT OF ARBITRATION AND THE CLASS ACTION WAIVER BY FOLLOWING THE PROCEDURES IN THE UPCOMING SECTIONS BELOW.

To use the Services you must be at least eighteen (18) years of age and to use some of the Services, you may need to provide information such as credit card or bank account numbers to third parties. For more information, see our Privacy Policy.

Your Account

Account Registration. To access some features of the Services, you may be required to register for an account. When you register for an account, we may ask you to give us certain identifying information about yourself, which may be of a confidential nature and may include personal identifying information and/or financial information, including but not limited to your email address and other contact information, and to create a username and password (“Account Information”). If you choose to create an account, you agree to provide only accurate, complete registration information, and you will keep that information up-to-date if it changes.  You agree not to impersonate anyone, misrepresent any affiliation with anyone else, use false information, or otherwise conceal your identity from MoneyMash for any purpose.  Access to the Site is not authorized by any other person or entity using your Account Information and you are responsible for preventing such unauthorized use. If you share your Account Information with anyone, we will consider their activities to have been authorized by you. If you have reason to believe that your account is no longer secure, you must immediately notify us at [email protected]

Third Party Services.

Advice from Third Parties. Some of the Services involve advice from third parties and third party content. You agree that any such advice and content is provided for information, education, and entertainment purposes only, and does not constitute legal, financial, insurance,  tax planning, or other advice from MoneyMash. You agree that MoneyMash is not liable for any advice provided by third parties. You agree that you are responsible for your own financial research and financial decisions, and that MoneyMash is not responsible or liable for any decisions or actions you take or authorize third parties to take on your behalf based on information you receive as a user of MoneyMash.  Accordingly, before making any final decisions or implementing any financial strategy, we recommend that you obtain additional information and advice of your accountant and other financial advisors who are fully aware of your individual circumstances.

Sharing Information With Third Parties. To use some of the Services, you may need to provide information such as credit card numbers, bank account numbers, Social Security number, and other sensitive personal and financial information, to third parties. By using the Services, you agree that MoneyMash may collect, store, and transfer such information on your behalf, and at your sole request. More information is available in our Privacy Policy. You agree that your decision to make available any sensitive or confidential information is your sole responsibility and at your sole risk. We do not control such websites and are not responsible for their contents or the privacy or other practices of such websites. MoneyMash has no control and makes no representations as to the use or disclosure of information provided to third parties. You agree that these third party services are not under MoneyMash’s control, and that MoneyMash is not responsible for any third party’s use of your information.  Further, it is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever links you select and information you provide (whether from this Site or other sites) is free of such items as viruses, worms, trojan horses, defects and other items of a destructive nature. Our including hyperlinks to such websites does not imply any endorsement of the material on such websites or any association with their operators. 

The Services may contain links to third party websites and services. MoneyMash provides such links as a convenience, and does not control or endorse these websites and services. You acknowledge and agree that MoneyMash has not reviewed the content, advertising, products, services, or other materials that appear on such third party websites or services, and is not responsible for the legality, accuracy, or appropriateness of any such content, and shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of any such third party websites or services.

Permitted Activities

The Site provides an online service that curates and presents you with clear, accessible, and easy-to-understand news, advice, and reviews to assist you in achieving all your money goals. 

You may direct others to the Site for the Permitted Activities and Conditions of Use listed in this section. You may direct others to the Site by sharing hyperlinks (“links”) to offers or posts on our Site or the link to our Site itself, whether via email, social media outlets, your personal website or blog, electronic message, text message, or otherwise. However, you may not do so for a malicious purpose, nor may you make use of such links for a commercial purpose. You may not post links to our Site or re-post offers from our Site on a website aggregator or for any purpose, including but not limited to, commercial purposes.

Conditions of Use

We retain the right to deny access to anyone to this Site and the services we offer at our sole discretion, at any time and for any reason, including, but not limited to, for violating these Terms.

Prohibited Activities

The infrastructure used to provide the content and information on this Site, as well as the content and information itself, is proprietary to us or third party providers. You may do any of the Permitted Activities outlined in the “Permitted Activities” section above. However, you agree not to otherwise reproduce, re-use, alter, transmit, display, sell or re-sell any information, products, or services acquired through this Site. You agree not to republish any information from this website for any commercial purpose.

Additionally, you agree not to:

  1. Use this Site or its contents for any commercial purpose;
  2. Make any speculative, false, or fraudulent purchase or any purchase in anticipation of demand;
  3. Access, monitor or copy any content or information of this Site using any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means or any manual process for any purpose without our express written permission;
  4. Violate the restrictions in any robot exclusion headers on this Site or bypass or circumvent other measures employed to prevent or limit access to this Site;
  5. Take any action that imposes, or may impose, in our discretion, an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure;
  6. Deep-link to any portion of this Site for any purpose without our express written permission;
  7. “Frame,” “mirror” or otherwise incorporate any part of this Site into any other website without our prior written authorization; or
  8. Create multiple accounts using multiple email addresses.

All contents of this Site are: © 2021 Jump Start Digital, LLC. All rights reserved. MoneyMash is not responsible for content on websites operated by parties other than MoneyMash, moneymash.com, Jump Start Digital, LLC and the MoneyMash’ logo are either registered trademarks or trademarks of MoneyMash in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other logos and product and company names mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

If you are aware of any infringement of our brand, please let us know by e-mailing us at [email protected] We only address messages concerning brand infringement at this email address.

If you believe in good faith that materials hosted by us infringe your copyright, you (or your agent) may send us a written notice that includes the following information:

  1. A clear identification of the copyrighted work you claim was infringed.
  2. A clear identification of the material you claim is infringing the copyrighted work, and information that will allow us to locate that material on the Site, such as a link to the infringing material.
  3. Your contact information so that we can reply to your complaint, preferably including an email address and telephone number.
  4. A statement that you have a “good faith belief that the material that is claimed as copyright infringement is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.”
  5. A statement that “the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.”

The notice must be signed by the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

Notices with respect to this Site should be sent to us by any of the following methods: email to [email protected] or by mail to the address below:

Jump Start Digital, LLC – MoneyMash
Attn: IP/Trademark Counsel
701 Ave. Ponce de León
Centro de Seguros Ste. 106
San Juan PR 00907

We will review and address all notices that comply with the above requirements.

We suggest that you consult your legal advisor before filing a notice or counter-notice. Also, be aware that you may be liable for damages if you make a false claim of copyright infringement.

Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless MoneyMash and/or their respective Merchants and any of their officers, directors, employees and agents from and against any claims, causes of action, demands, recoveries, losses, damages, fines, penalties or other costs or expenses of any kind or nature including but not limited to reasonable legal and accounting fees, brought by third parties as a result of: (i) your access to, use of, or alleged use of the Site and Services; (ii) your violation of the Terms, documents referenced herein, or any applicable law or regulation; (iii) your violation of any third party right, including without limitation any intellectual property right, publicity, confidentiality, property, or privacy right; or (iv) any disputes or issues between you and any third party. MoneyMash reserves the right, at our own expense, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, and in such case, you agree to cooperate with our defense of such claim.

Termination

If you violate these Terms, your permission to use the Services will automatically terminate. In addition, MoneyMash in its sole discretion may suspend or terminate your user account and/or suspend or terminate some or all of your access to the Services at any time, with or without notice to you. You may terminate your account at any time by contacting Customer Service at [email protected] After your account is terminated, information and content previously provided by you will no longer be accessible through your account, but MoneyMash may continue to store such information and content, and it may also be stored by third parties to whom it has been transferred through your use of the Services.

Modification of the Terms

Make sure you return to this page from time to time to review the most current version of these Terms.  MoneyMash reserves the right at any time to modify these Terms and to impose new or additional terms or conditions on your use of the Services without prior notice. Such modifications and additional terms and conditions will be effective immediately upon notice and incorporated into these Terms. We will make reasonable efforts to notify you of any material changes to the Terms, including, but not limited to, by posting a notice on our Site or by sending an email notified in your account. Your continued access or use of this Site after any modification or update indicates your acceptance of any updated or modified Agreement.

Disclaimers of Warranties

THERE MAY BE ERRORS OR INACCURACIES IN THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES PUBLISHED ON THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING PRICING ERRORS. MONEYMASH DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY OF INFORMATION ON THE WEBSITE, AND DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY FOR ANY ERRORS OR OTHER INACCURACIES RELATING TO THE INFORMATION AND DESCRIPTION OF ALL OFFERS DISPLAYED ON THIS WEBSITE (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE PRICING, OFFERS, FINANCIAL INFORMATION, CONDITIONS, FINE PRINT, GENERAL PRODUCT DESCRIPTIONS, ETC.); SUCH INFORMATION IS PROVIDED BY THE RESPECTIVE SERVICE PROVIDER. IN ADDITION, MONEYMASH EXPRESSLY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CORRECT ANY ERRORS OR OTHER ERRORS ON OUR SITE. 

MONEYMASH ANALYZES VOLUMES OF COMPLICATED FINANCIAL OFFERS AND CURATE AND PRESENT YOU WITH CLEAR, ACCESSIBLE, AND EASY-TO-UNDERSTAND NEWS, ADVICE, AND REVIEWS TO ASSIST YOU IN ACHIEVING YOUR FINANCIAL GOALS. WE RESEARCH, INVESTIGATE, WRITE, COMPARE AND ANALYZE THE LATEST PRODUCTS TO MAKE IT EASIER FOR YOU TO NAVIGATE THE MANY OPTIONS AVAILABLE.  ANY SUCH ADVICE AND CONTENT IS PROVIDED FOR INFORMATION, EDUCATION, AND ENTERTAINMENT PURPOSES ONLY, AND DOES NOT CONSTITUTE LEGAL, FINANCIAL, TAX PLANNING, OR OTHER ADVICE FROM MONEYMASH. MONEY MASH DOES NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY OF ANY APPRAISALS OF THE QUALITY OF THE OFFERS OR THIRD PARTIES LISTED ON THE SITE. MONEYMASH ALSO MAKES NO GUARANTEES ABOUT THE AVAILABILITY OR QUALITY OF SPECIFIC PRODUCTS AND SERVICES. MONEYMASH AND OTHER THIRD PARTIES WHO PROMOTE THEIR GOODS AND SERVICES ON THE SITE MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES ON THIS SITE AT ANY TIME.

MONEYMASH MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES CONTAINED ON THIS SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. THE INCLUSION OR OFFERING OF ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES ON THIS SITE DOES NOT CONSTITUTE ANY ENDORSEMENT OR RECOMMENDATION OF SUCH PRODUCTS OR SERVICES BY MONEYMASH. ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. MONEYMASH DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES THAT THIS SITE, ITS SERVERS OR ANY EMAIL SENT FROM MONEYMASH ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. MONEYMASH HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.

THOSE PROVIDING PRODUCTS OR SERVICES ON THIS SITE ARE THIRD PARTIES OR INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS AND ARE NOT AGENTS OR EMPLOYEES OF MONEYMASH. MONEYMASH IS NOT LIABLE FOR THE ACTS, OMISSIONS, ERRORS, REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, BREACHES, NEGLIGENCE, RECKLESSNESS, OR INTENTIONAL ACTS OF ANY SUCH MERCHANTS OR FOR ANY PERSONAL INJURIES, DEATH, PROPERTY DAMAGE, OR OTHER DAMAGES OR EXPENSES RESULTING FROM ANY ACTION OF ANY MERCHANT. MONEYMASH DISCLAIMS ALL LIABILITY IN THE EVENT OF ANY DELAY, CANCELLATION, OVERBOOKING, STRIKE, FORCE MAJEURE OR OTHER CAUSES BEYOND MONEYMASH’S DIRECT CONTROL, AND MONEYMASH HAS NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY ADDITIONAL EXPENSE, OMISSIONS, DELAYS, RE-ROUTING OR ACTS OF ANY GOVERNMENT OR AUTHORITY.

IN NO EVENT SHALL MONEYMASH BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STATUTE, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, WHETHER OR NOT MONEYMASH HAS BEEN INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.  ARISING OUT OF, OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH, YOUR ACCESS TO, DISPLAY OF OR USE OF THIS SITE OR WITH THE DELAY OR INABILITY TO ACCESS, DISPLAY OR USE THIS SITE (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, YOUR RELIANCE UPON OPINIONS APPEARING ON THIS SITE; ANY COMPUTER VIRUSES, INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, LINKED SITES, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES OBTAINED THROUGH THIS SITE; OR OTHERWISE ARISING OUT OF THE ACCESS TO, DISPLAY OF OR USE OF THIS SITE) WHETHER BASED ON A THEORY OF NEGLIGENCE, CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT LIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF MONEYMASH HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IN CERTAIN CIRCUMSTANCES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY REFLECTS THE ALLOCATION OF RISK BETWEEN THE PARTIES. THE LIMITATIONS SPECIFIED IN THIS SECTION WILL SURVIVE AND APPLY EVEN IF ANY LIMITED REMEDY SPECIFIED IN THESE TERMS IS FOUND TO HAVE FAILED ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE. THE LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY PROVIDED IN THESE TERMS ARE INURE TO THE BENEFIT OF MONEYMASH, MONEYMASH’S AGENTS AND AFFILIATES.

If, despite the limitation above, MoneyMash is found liable for any loss or damage which arises out of or in any way connected with any of the occurrences described above, then the liability of the MoneyMash will in no event exceed, in the aggregate, the greater of (a) the money you paid to MoneyMash in connection with such transaction(s) on this site, or (b) One-Hundred United States Dollars (US$100.00) or the equivalent in local currency.

MoneyMash does not guarantee the accuracy of, and disclaims all liability for, any errors or other inaccuracies in the information, content, recommendations, and materials made available through the Services.

The information provided through the Services is provided solely for informational, educational, or entertainment purposes. MoneyMash and the Services are not endorsed by or affiliated with FINRA, and MoneyMash is not a financial institution or insurance provider. MoneyMash makes no representations, warranties, or guarantees, express or implied, regarding the results or savings that may be obtained through the use of the Services. Before making any financial decisions or implementing any financial strategy, including recommendations of third parties identified through the Services, MoneyMash recommends that you obtain additional information and advice of accountants or other financial advisors who are fully aware of your individual circumstances.

MoneyMash makes no representations, warranties, or guarantees, express or implied, regarding any third party service or advice provided by a third party, or any quotes or offers provided through the Services. MoneyMash does not endorse any particular advisor or other third party. MoneyMash acts solely as an intermediary between you and third party service providers and expressly disclaims any and all liability for any content, products, or services provided by such service providers. 

Modification of the Services

MoneyMash reserves the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, some or all of the Services at any time without any notice or further obligation to you. You agree that MoneyMash will not be liable to you or to any third party for any modification, suspension, or discontinuance of any of the Services.

General

This Website is operated by a United States entity and these Terms are governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, USA. You hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Puerto Rico, USA, in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of this Site. Use of this Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms and conditions, including, without limitation, this paragraph.

You agree that no joint venture, partnership, or employment relationship exists between you and MoneyMash as a result of these Terms or use of this Site.

Our performance of these Terms is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in these Terms limits our right to comply with law enforcement or other governmental or legal requests or requirements relating to your use of this Site or information provided to or gathered by us with respect to such use. To the extent allowed by applicable law, you agree that you will bring any claim or cause of action arising from or relating to your access or use of this Site within two (2) years from the date on which such claim or action arose or accrued or such claim or cause of action will be irrevocably waived.

If any part of these Terms is found to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions will not in any way be affected or impaired. Our failure or delay in enforcing any provision of these Terms at any time does not waive our right to enforce the same or any other provision(s) hereof in the future.

These Terms (and any other terms and conditions referenced herein) constitutes the entire agreement between you and MoneyMash with respect to this Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral, or written, between the customer and MoneyMash with respect to this Site. A printed version of these Terms and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to these Terms to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form.

Fictitious names of companies, products, people, characters, and/or data mentioned on this Website are not intended to represent any real individual, company, product, or event.  Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

In some instances, MoneyMash’s third party partners require that MoneyMash users agree to be bound by some additional terms of use that are specific to particular products or services (“Partner Terms”). In the event of any conflict between the Partner Terms and MoneyMash’s Terms of Use, MoneyMash’s Terms of Use govern and control.

Notice to California Residents

Under California Civil Code Section 1789.3, you may contact the Complaint Assistance Unit of the Division of Consumer Services of the California Department of Consumer Affairs in writing at 1625 N. Market Blvd., Suite S-202, Sacramento, California 95834, or by telephone at (800) 952-5210 in order to resolve a complaint regarding the service.

Service Help

For quick answers to your questions or ways to contact us, visit the Contact Us link on our website. You can email us at [email protected] or you can write to us at:

Attn: Customer Service, MoneyMash
701 Ave. Ponce de León
Centro de Seguros Ste. 106
San Juan PR 00907