Terms and Conditions

Please Read These Terms Before Registering and Using this Site

www.geo-trader.com is an online auction platform made available by F.H.U. Geo-Trader to bring together sellers, who list their specimens

This web-site is intended to be a friendly, enjoyable and useful experience, but as with anything concerning any kind of transactions there are risks involved and we strongly advise you to understand all of these terms before joining. If you spot a listing that you feel is violating the general terms and conditions of this web-site as stated below please let us know by contacting us.

Rights To Suspend or Terminate.
You agree that this web-site, in its own discretion, may terminate any auction or use of the service immediately and without notice if. We believe that you are not abiding by the general rules of this web-site. You have repeatedly broken a certain term. You have listed a suspicious item. We believe you to be a non paying bidder. In most cases when we suspect foul play we will suspend your account/listing whilst we investigate further. If our investigation is conclusive then your account with us will be terminated.

Your Conduct.
You are solely responsible for the contents of your actions through this web-site. You must ensure that your participation in the selling or buying of items does not violate any applicable laws or regulations. By this we mean that you must check that you entitled to sell or buy the relevant item and that you are not prohibited from doing so by any law or regulation.
You must not transmit through the service any unlawful, harassing, libelous, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene or otherwise objectionable material. You must also not transmit any material that encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable law or regulation.

Membership.
Membership to this web-site is only available to those you can form a legally binding contract. This web-site does not permit minors (under 18) to register. If any member fails to signup with their correct age the account will be terminated immediately.

General Terms.
This site acts as the window for sellers to conduct auctions and for bidders to bid on sellers' auctions. We are not involved in the actual transaction between buyers and sellers. As a result, we have no control over the quality, safety or legality of the items listed the truth or accuracy of the listings, the ability of sellers to sell items or the ability of buyers to buy items. We cannot and do not control whether or not sellers will complete the sale of items they offer or buyers will complete the purchases of items they have bid on. In addition, note that there are risks of dealing with foreign nationals, underage persons or people acting under false pretence.
This Web-site shall not be responsible for any items sold by Auction, for any damage to items during transit or during the inspection period, nor for misrepresentations and/or breaches of contract by either buyer and/or seller. This web-site shall not be responsible for the cost of procurement of substitute goods or any losses resulting form any goods purchased or obtained.
This web-site assumes no liability for the content of the listings. However if you fall victim of a fraudulent transaction we will assist you as much as we can.

Important for the sellers:

You have to know that we don’t sell here: lapidary and tumbled stones, lab-grown material etc. Not allowed is wholesale offer, as well.

Remember: when you create listing, the listings durations depends on you. Choose the fixed price listing format or use the auction style listing. Describe the item you are selling. Then add up to 6 photos from your computer. Use a neutral – black or white background

You are obligated to use:

Item Title – Mineral name

Sub Title – locality

The prices of all items must be in USD and inclusive of VAT (where VAT is applicable), unless otherwise stated.

The Seller agrees to pay to us the fees for listings – 99 USD per each month. We have one rule: you pay only 99 USD and you sell as much you want ! First month is for free.

As a seller you assume full responsibility for any product liability claims. Please note that in the event of a damage and or injury as a result of a defective product the liability claim will be between the seller and the buyer. F.H.U. Geo-Trader is not and can not be responsible for the behaviour of, or the items offered for sale by the seller - whether it is an individual or a business. F.H.U. Geo-trader has not control over or responsibility for the quality, safety, or legality of items, the truth or accuracy of listing. Sellers assume full responsibility for any product liability claims.

At the end:

Our mission is building specific community where buyers and sellers can connect with each other and share their passion,

We believe that our work together will approach us and build new, better space to create contacts.


Founder and owner:

Jaroslaw Skupiewski