Effective Date: May 11, 2018
Updated: April 17th, 2020
Updated: December 21st, 2020
Updated: January 11th, 2021
Updated: April 18th, 2021
The terms "we", "us", and "our" refer to Abundance Practice Building. The term "Site" refers to abundanceparty.com. The term "user," "you" and "your" refers to members of the site.
All text, information, graphics, design, photos, images, materials, documents, data, and intellectual property accessible on or offered through our The Inner Circle Members Website or Services, are collectively known as our "Content" is our property and is protected by the United States intellectual property laws.
Payment for the Inner Circle Members Website is $499 per month if you purchased membership during the open enrollment period for a total of 12 monthly payments. A one-time payment option of $5500 to be paid before Inner Circle begins is also available to clients. As a part of your membership to the Inner Circle, you will receive six (6) general one-on-one coaching session, one per month; one branding coaching session, and two copy coaching session; lifetime access to monthly group coaching call with an "Abundance Practice Building employee/personnel"; and lifetime access to the Abundance Party Membership Website.
If clients do not participate in the one-on-one coaching sessions during their 6 month cohort period, any missed sessions are not redeemable at a later date or for use at any following months. No-shows (not showing up to a scheduled appointment) and late cancellations made less than 24 hours in advance cannot be redeemed or "made up". Any missed Copy or Branding 1:1 cannot roll over or be made up. APB is not obligated to reschedule and that no refunds will be permitted.
For those that choose the 12-month payment plan-- Payments will be automatically deducted from your account each month for twelve (12) months for a total of 12 payments for individuals who choose the 12-month payment plan. Payment is drafted every month on the date of purchase. For example, a 12-month payment plan registrant purchasing on the 15th of the month will be billed every month on or around the 15th of the month depending on their banking institution. This will vary on weekends and holidays. By registering for our Inner Circle Members Website, you are authorizing Abundance Practice Building to automatically debit or charge the credit or debit card you provided when you registered for this Inner Circle Members Website. By agreeing to the terms and conditions found here, you the user agree to seek resolution for financial questions and needs with Abundance Practice Building.
Inner Circle membership is for life from the date you register. Abundance Practice Building will automatically charge your debit or credit card once for those using the one-time payment plan or once a month for 12 months for those using the 12-month payment plan. By registering for our The Inner Circle Members Website, you are authorizing Abundance Practice Building to charge your debit or credit card. Please review the cancellation policy on cancellation limits.
You represent and warrant that if you are purchasing something from us, (i) any credit information you supply is true and complete, (ii) charges incurred by you will be honored by your bank or credit card company, (iii) you will pay the charges incurred by you at the posted prices, including any applicable taxes, and (iv) if your initial payment method is dishonored, you will still pay the incurred charges, including any surcharge we may incur due to the dishonored payment.
Individuals who have not met payment obligations and commitments with Abundance in the past are not eligible for the Inner Circle unless their remaining obligation balance (Abundance Party remaining membership months, Abundance Practice Building Group, individual coaching) is met.
Member Satisfaction Policy/Cancellation Policy:
Members unsatisfied with the Inner Circle must submit their concerns in writing to [email protected] within the first thirty (30) days of Inner Circle. Members wishing to cancel or leave the program will then be scheduled on a participation and satisfaction call with Allison. If it is determined that the Inner Circle is not a good fit for you and eligibility requirements are met, you will be let out of the program and your payments will be shut off on that date. Individuals utilizing the one-time payment option of $5,500 will receive a prorated refund of their unused time. Individuals utilizing the monthly payment options will not be refunded. Satisfaction concerns will not be addressed via social media messengers and must go through the HelpDesk. To be eligible for consideration a client must have completed all of the following courses and sessions:
- Build the Right Practice Course
- Know Your Niche Course
- Inner Circle Orientation
- Completed 1 coaching session with Lindsay Melka
- Attended that month’s Private Practice School (1 60 minute meeting)
- Attended that month’s Open Office Hours (1 60 minute meeting)
You agree that if you do not follow the instructions of the above-mentioned Member Satisfaction policy, Abundance Practice Building will not cancel your membership and will continue to bill you for the remaining months of the Inner Circle membership program participation notwithstanding.
Client Inquiries and Needs:
Members will direct all billing, program, and scheduling questions to the HelpDesk where they will be assisted by an Abundance Practice Building staff member. Questions, concerns, and complaints are to be directed to the HelpDesk where they will be addressed by management. Complaints, concerns, and clarification needs will not be posted by the member on social media. Complaints, concerns, and clarification assistance requests will all be directed to the HelpDesk and assisted from there.
Professional Accountability and Community Engagement Conduct:
Abundance Practice Building has a zero-tolerance policy for harassment including bullying, racial hate speech, homophobia, or any demeaning or harassing language in any of our online communities (Abundance Party Facebook Group, Abundance Practice Builders Facebook Group, Abundance Practice Building Instagram) via messenger, or email. This includes and extends to hostile and aggressive language towards other Abundance Practice Building clients or staff members. At its sole discretion, Abundance Practice Building will remove clients exhibiting this behavior from the program and block them from all future Abundance Practice Building services without explanation. Abundance Practice Building retains the right to define harassment or inappropriate behavior as it sees fit.
Clients found exhibiting this behavior will be removed from the program without refund and expected to meet full financial obligations of any remaining monies due to Abundance Practice. They will be blocked from all future Abundance Practice Building services.
Abundance Practice Building staff will not mediate any previously held conflicts between individuals who have personal or professional relationships outside of and previous to joining Inner Circle, the Abundance Party, or utilizing any of our free services. Abundance Practice Building is not a regulatory or licensing agency - clients are expected to report clinical concerns of misconduct to the appropriate authorities.
Membership will last for life. All benefits you received as a member of the Inner Circle will end if payment is not received in full.
Access to Materials
By registering for the Inner Circle Members Website, you will have access to the Inner Circle Portal and course materials. Access does not guarantee "completion," per previous terms re: no-shows and cancellations. You will have access to the following materials ("Services") for as long as you are a registered member:
- 6 one-on-one coaching sessions
- Lifetime access to 1 monthly training session with an industry expert
- Lifetime access to 2 monthly group sessions with an Abundance Practice Building employee/personnel
- 2 copywriting sessions
- 1 branding session
- Opportunity to apply for a 1:1 with Allison Puryear every month (limit 2 per year)
- Private Facebook community
- Lifetime access to all Inner Circle resources
- Lifetime access to the Abundance Party
Use of the Inner Circle Members Website including all materials presented herein and all online services provided by us are subject to the following Terms. These Terms apply to all members registered for this Inner Circle Members Website and the service therein. By using the Inner Circle Members Website or Services, you agree to these Terms, without modification, and acknowledge reading them. Any member who does not abide by the rules of the Abundance Practice Building Party Facebook Community will be terminated from the Community without refund. Such individuals will continue to have access to other membership materials.
Intellectual Property Rights
The Site and/or Service contain intellectual property owned by Abundance Practice Building, including, without limitation, trademarks, copyrights, proprietary information, and other intellectual property as well as the Abundance Practice Building name, logo, all designs, text, graphics, other files, and the selection and arrangement thereof, also termed the "look and feel." Your use of our Inner Circle Members Website or Services does not constitute any right or license for you to use our service marks or trademarks without the prior written permission of Abundance Practice Building.
You are permitted to enjoy the Services of the Inner Circle Members Website for your personal, non-commercial use. You may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, create derivative works from, distribute, display, reproduce or perform, or in any way exploit in any format whatsoever any of the Site, Service, Content, or intellectual property, in whole or in part without our prior written consent. We reserve the right to immediately remove you from the Site and/or Service, without refund, if you are found to be violating this intellectual property policy.
Our content, as found within our Inner Circle Members Website and Services, is protected under United States intellectual property rights laws. Copying, redistribution, use, or publication for commercial use by you of any such Content is a violation of our intellectual property rights. Your use of our Inner Circle Members Website and Services does not grant you any ownership right to our Content.
Any request for written permission to use our Content, or any other intellectual property or property belonging to us, should be made before you use Content by sending an email to [email protected]
Eligibility and Registration for Membership
To use our Services you must register with our Inner Circle Members Website to become a Member. Your membership is not transferable or assignable and is void where prohibited. Our Inner Circle Members Website and Services are intended solely for Users who are at least (18) years of age or older. Any registration by, use of, or access to our Inner Circle Members Website by anyone under that age is unauthorized, unlicensed, and in violation of these Terms and Conditions. By using our Inner Circle Members Website and/or Services you represent and warrant that you are (18) years of age or older and agree to abide by all the terms and conditions of this Agreement. Abundance Practice Building has sole right and discretion to determine whether to accept a Member and may reject a Member’s registration with or without explanation.
When you complete the registration process, you will receive a password that will allow you to access our Services. You agree to maintain the confidentiality of your password and are fully responsible for all liability and damages resulting from your failure to maintain that confidentiality and all activities that occur through the use of your password. You agree to immediately notify us of any unauthorized use of your password or any other breach of security. You agree that our Inner Circle Members Website cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with password security as discussed herein.
Errors, Corrections, and Changes:
We do not represent or otherwise warrant that our Inner Circle Members Website will be error-free, free from viruses or other harmful components, or that we will correct any errors. We do not represent or otherwise warrant that the information available on or through our Inner Circle Members Website will be correct, accurate, timely, or otherwise reliable.
We recommend that you use the most recent update for your personal hardware’s operating system. It is the user's responsibility to ensure their hardware and software is up to date and functional on their own personal devices. Abundance is not responsible for providing computer literacy assistance/training or resolving any customer access issues caused as a result. All-access and assistance requests must go through the HelpDesk. The member understands that social media tags, emails, and other notifications for assistance will not be responded to. Abundance is not responsible for unanswered questions sent through inappropriate channels or access issues caused thereof.
We grant you a nonexclusive, non-transferable, revocable license to access and use our Inner Circle Members Website and Services strictly in accordance with this Agreement. Your use of our Inner Circle Members Website and Services are solely for internal, personal, noncommercial purposes unless otherwise provided in this Agreement. No printout or electronic version of any part of our Inner Circle Members Website or Services may be used by you in any litigation or arbitration matter whatsoever under any circumstances.
Your License to Us
You grant us a license to use the information and materials you post to our Inner Circle Members Website. By posting, displaying, transmitting, performing, or otherwise distributing information or other content ("Visitor Content") to our Inner Circle Members Website, you are granting us and any affiliates, a license to use the Visitor Content in connection with the operation of our business, including without limitation, a right to distribute, copy, transmit, publicly display, reproduce, translate, edit, and reformat your Visitor content. You understand and agree that you will not be compensated for any Visitor Content. By posting Visitor Content on our Inner Circle Member Website or Service, you warrant and represent that you own the rights to the Visitor Content or are authorized to post, display, distribute, perform, or transmit Visitor Content.
You may use the Site and/or Service for lawful purposes only. You agree to use the Site and/or Service and to purchase services or products through the Site for legitimate, non-commercial purposes only. You shall not post or transmit through the Site and/or Service any material which violates or infringes the rights of others, encourages conduct that would constitute a crime, or for fraudulent purposes.
Our Relationship to You
This Agreement in no way creates any agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer, or franchisor-franchisee relationship between you and Abundance Practice Building.
Choice of Law and Jurisdiction
These Terms will be treated as if it were executed and performed in Asheville, North Carolina, and will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of North Carolina without regard to conflict of laws provisions. In addition, you agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction and venue of such courts. Any cause of action by you with respect to our Inner Circle Members Website or Service must be instituted within one (1) year after the cause of action arose or be forever waived and barred.
Any legal controversy or claim arising from or relating to these Terms and/or our Service, excluding legal action taken by us to collect or recover damages for, or obtain any injunction relating to website operations, intellectual property, will begin with an attempt to resolve any dispute, claim or controversy by mediation, which shall be conducted under the then current mediation procedures of The CPR Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution or any other procedure upon which the parties may agree. The parties further agree that their respective good faith participation in mediation is a condition precedent to pursuing any other available legal or equitable remedy, including litigation, arbitration, or other dispute resolution procedures. The exclusive venue of any dispute resolution will be conducted in Asheville, North Carolina. You or we may seek any interim or preliminary relief from a court of competent jurisdiction in Asheville, North Carolina necessary to protect the rights or property of you and us pending the completion of arbitration.
We reserve the right to investigate complaints or reported violations of these Terms and take any action we deem appropriate, including but not limited to reporting any suspected unlawful activity to law enforcement officials, regulators, or other third parties and disclosing any information necessary or appropriate to such persons or entities relating to your profile, email addresses, usage history, posted materials, IP addresses, and traffic information.
Links to Other Websites
You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold us and our partners, agents, officers, directors, employees, subcontractors, successors, assigns, third party suppliers of information and documents, attorneys, advertisers, product and service providers, and affiliates free from any liability, loss, claim, and expense, including reasonable attorney’s fees, related to your violation of these Terms or use of our Inner Circle Members Website or Services.
Severability and Survival
Should any part of these terms be held invalid or unenforceable, that portion will be construed consistent with applicable law and the remaining portions will remain in full force and effect. To the extent that any Content is in conflict or inconsistent with this Agreement, this Agreement will take precedence. Our failure to enforce any provision of this Agreement will not be deemed a waiver of such provision, nor of the right to enforce such provision. Our rights under this Agreement will survive any termination of this Agreement.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
YOU AGREE THAT UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL WE BE LIABLE FOR DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR USE OF THE SITE OR SERVICE. ADDITIONALLY, Abundance Practice Building IS NOT LIABLE FOR DAMAGES IN CONNECTION WITH (I) ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, DENIAL OF SERVICE, ATTACK, INTERRUPTION, DELETION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OR TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS OR LINE OR SYSTEM FAILURE; (II) LOSS OF REVENUE, ANTICIPATED PROFITS, BUSINESS, SAVINGS, GOODWILL OR DATA; AND (III) THIRD PARTY THEFT OF, DESTRUCTION OF, UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO, ALTERATION OF, OR USE OF YOUR INFORMATION OR PROPERTY, REGARDLESS OF OUR NEGLIGENCE, GROSS NEGLIGENCE, FAILURE OF AN ESSENTIAL PURPOSE AND WHETHER SUCH LIABILITY ARISES IN NEGLIGENCE, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER THEORY OF LEGAL LIABILITY. THE FOREGOING APPLIES EVEN IF Abundance Practice Building HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF OR COULD HAVE FORESEEN THE DAMAGES. IN THOSE STATES THAT DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF LIABILITY FOR THE DAMAGES, OUR LIABILITY IS LIMITED TO THE FULLEST POSSIBLE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. IN NO EVENT SHALL Abundance Practice Building’S CUMULATIVE LIABILITY TO YOU EXCEED THE TOTAL PURCHASE PRICE OF THE SERVICE YOU HAVE PURCHASED FROM THE SITE, AND IF NO PURCHASE HAS BEEN MADE BY YOU Abundance Practice Building’S CUMULATIVE LIABILITY TO YOU SHALL NOT EXCEED $150.
No Warranty or Liability
The information presented on abundanceparty.com is provided "as is" and "as available," without representation or warranty of any kind. Abundance Practice Building does not represent or warrant that such information is or will be always current, complete, or accurate. Any representation or warranty that might be otherwise implied is expressly disclaimed.
You agree that Abundance Practice Building is not liable to you or others, in any way or for any damages of any kind, arising from the use of abundanceparty.com, including, but not limited to, liability or damages caused by viruses contained within electronic files of this site or any linked site, regardless of prior notice to our office.
Changes to Our Terms and Conditions