Terms of use

Last updated: 26 January 2021

The websites www.electrum.co.za and electrum.io are owned and run by Electrum Payments (Pty) Ltd, registration number 2012/220035/07, a private company incorporated in the Republic of South Africa (herein after referred to as “Electrum”).

Electrum may modify the terms of use periodically with or without notice to the user, and such modifications shall be effective immediately upon publishing to the website. It is the user’s responsibility to review the terms of use on a regular basis to ensure that the user is fully aware of the terms of use to which the user is bound. The terms of use are a legally binding document and, by the user’s continued use of the website, the user agrees to be bound by these terms of use.

Any and all copyright relating to the website, including these terms of use, is held by Electrum. All rights not expressly given are reserved. The user may download, view and print content from this site only for private and non-commercial ends. All content, trademarks and data on this website, including but not limited to software, databases, text, graphics, icons, links, private information, designs and agreements, are the property of or under licence of Electrum. As such, they are protected by local and international legislation and agreements.

While Electrum endeavours to ensure that all information displayed on the website is accurate, Electrum does not warrant its accuracy and disclaims, so far as is permissible in law, all other warranties, whether express or implied, that may be interpreted from the website in relation to the accuracy of the information or otherwise. Electrum shall not be held liable for any damages caused, whether directly or indirectly, to users or third parties as a result of the use of or inability to use the website or the information displayed on the website. Electrum furthermore does not warrant that the downloadable information is free from viruses or any other code that has destructive properties.

Where links and pointers have been provided by Electrum to third party websites, these links are provided without endorsement by Electrum. Electrum is not responsible for the content of linked third-party websites and does not make any representations regarding the content and accuracy of materials on such websites. Linking to third party websites is solely at the users’ own risk.

Users are prohibited to attempt any violations to the security of Electrum including, but not limited to an attempt to interfere with the host or network by submitting a virus to the website.

Electrum receives and stores certain types of information through cookies whenever the user’s web browser accesses our website. A cookie is a small data file written to a user’s hard drive. Electrum uses cookies to ensure that we give the user the best experience on our website and by the user’s continued use of the website, the user agrees to the Electrum use of cookies.

Should any part of these terms of use be held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable, the validity and enforceability of the remainder of the terms of use shall not be affected.

Users’ use of this website is solely at users’ own risk and subject to all applicable laws governed by South Africa. Should users outside of this jurisdiction access the website, they do so at their own risk and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws and regulations.

These terms of use constitute the whole agreement between the parties insofar as the use of the website is concerned and no party shall be bound by any undertakings, representations, warranties, promises or the like not recorded herein.

Electrum appreciates hearing from our users and welcomes any comments regarding the Electrum website. If you have questions or concerns regarding the terms of use please contact our support team by email on hello@electrum.co.za.