Unlike most Canadian media, The Rebel is an independent media start-up that receives no government funds whatsoever. It relies on a crowdfunding model, where thousands of ordinary people support it through small contributions. We call this "social commerce"; others call it "pay it forward". It's how we pay our bills.
Crowdfunded contributions to The Rebel are considered gratuitous gifts and do not result in any equity or other ownership or rights to contributors.
Because we often spend donations as they come in, we are unable to refund donations of anything past 30 days from when a contribution was given.
Surplus funds for specific initiatives
Surplus funds raised for specific initiatives will be used for other costs associated with that particular project, such as website development, website hosting, mail, and other such expenses including to pay our journalists' salaries. Additional funds will be used towards other similar initiatives in the future.
Please note that contributions to The Rebel are not tax deductible. We are unable to offer receipts for donations sent by mail. If you would like a confirmation of a donation you made, you can contact us at email@example.com. Please include your name, email address, the date and amount of your donation, and phone number so we can accurately deal with your request.
SERVICES AND FEES
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The Rebel Media makes no guarantee as to the availability of any particular episode or content on The Rebel Media, the total number of episodes or amount of content to be broadcast. Talent is subject to change without notice. The Rebel Media is not responsible for views expressed by any of our talent.
The fees for Service (plus any applicable taxes or other additional charges, such as administration, transaction or access fees), accepted methods of payment and accepted frequencies of billing (such as one-time, every four weeks, monthly or annually) will be specified at the time of subscription. All fees, unless otherwise specified, are in Canadian dollars.
If you purchase a periodic subscription to a Service, your subscription will continue until it is cancelled.
When using a promotional code to subscribe to Premium Content at a discounted price, the discount applies only during the initial subscription period and does not apply to renewal periods. All renewals will be charged at the then-current subscription price.
Monthly subscriptions will automatically renew every fourth week commencing from your purchase date. You must cancel your subscription before the renewal date to prevent the next charge to your credit card.
CANCELLATION AND REFUND POLICY
Cancelling your monthly subscription:
You may cancel your monthly subscription at any time by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, or by signing into your account on the My Account page and clicking Cancel Subscription. When cancelling in your account settings, you will lose access to your subscription immediately.
All charges for monthly subscriptions are non-refundable.
Your yearly subscription will automatically renew at the end of each subscription year commencing from your purchase date. You must cancel your subscription before the renewal date to prevent the next charge to your credit card.
Cancelling your yearly subscription:
You can cancel your monthly subscription at any time by emailing email@example.com, or by signing into your account on the My Account page and clicking Cancel Subscription. When cancelling in your account settings you will lose access to your subscription immediately rather than at the period end.
All charges for annual subscriptions are non-refundable.
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