Sprout Funding Website Terms of Use

November 17, 2015


Dallas Growth Capital and Funding, LLC (“Sprout Funding”) requires that you read, understand and abide by the following Terms of Use as outlined in this Terms of Use Agreement (“Terms”).  By accessing, browsing or using  this Website (“Site”), or any page thereof, through any direct or indirect means, or by applying for or using  any Sprout Funding products or services “Services” offered in or through the Site through alternative methods (including, but not limited to, telephone, mail, text, email, facsimile, link from another website, or direct mail solicitation), you signify your agreement to both these Terms  and the terms of the Privacy Policy which are incorporated here by reference. Access or use of the Site following any change to the Terms constitutes your agreement to those changes. If at any time you choose not to accept the Terms that are in effect at such time, you should not access or use the Site.

These Terms rule your current visit to the Site, not any future visit or use. Sprout Funding may modify these Terms at any time without notice to you. Modifications are effective immediately upon posting on the Site. As your next visit to the Site may be governed by different terms posted on this page, you should review the terms on this page each time that you visit the Site. The last modification date of these Terms is shown at the top of the page.

1.       Eligibility

Use of the Services is void where prohibited. By using the Services, you represent and warrant that (i) all application information you submit is truthful and accurate; (ii) you will maintain the accuracy of such information; (iii) you are 18 years of age or older; and (iv) your use of the Services does not violate any applicable law or regulation. If you are under 18 years of age or reside outside of the United States or District of Columbia, you should not visit this Site or utilize Sprout Funding’s Services.  Your profile may be deleted and your account may be terminated without warning, if we believe, in our sole discretion, that you are less than 18 years of age.


2.       Ownership and Intellectual Property Rights

All content on the Site, including but not limited to designs, articles, functions, text, graphics, photographs, images, video, information, materials, software, music, sound and other files, and their selection and arrangement and other content solely provided by or on behalf of Sprout Funding. The content of the Site (“Content”) and the Services are subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under federal, state, local and international laws.  To the best of its knowledge, Sprout Funding uses only Content that it owns or is otherwise permitted for use by the owner(s) of the copyrights and other intellectual property rights therein.  Site Content is provided to you AS IS only and it may not be used, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise used for any other purpose without the prior written consent of Sprout Funding or the respective owners.  Sprout Funding reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Site, Services and Content.


3.       Links and Third-Party Content

This Site may include links to sites and third-party content that we do not own or control. Such links may allow you to leave this Site to access material or information provided by others, or may bring material or information provided by others into display on this Site (in either case, we refer to such a site as a “Linked Site”). You acknowledge that we have no discretion, including, without limitation, the power, authority, or ability to alter, update, control, or otherwise regulate the content of features on or available through a Linked Site. Our access at any time to a Linked Site does not represent our endorsement, authorization, sponsorship, or affiliation to the Linked Site, its owners, or its providers.


There are inherent risks in relying upon, using, or retrieving information found on the Internet. We encourage you to make sure you fully understand these risks before relying upon, using, or retrieving any information found on a Linked Site. Use of a Linked Site is at your sole risk.


4.       Use of the Site

Sprout Funding hereby grants you permission to use the Site as set forth in these Terms, provided that: (i) you will not alter or modify any part of the Site other than as may be reasonably necessary to use the Site for its intended purpose and/or in a manner allowed by Sprout Funding; and (ii) you will comply with the provisions of these Terms.


You accept sole responsibility for all of your activities on the Site, including your conduct on the Site. You will not use the Services for any unauthorized or illegal purpose. You will be responsible for ensuring that you do not infringe upon any laws of your jurisdiction, including but not limited to copyright laws.


You will not upload or transmit viruses, worms or any other destructive code. You will not use bots to engage the Services or Content of the Site. You may not upload, post, transmit, share, store, or otherwise make available any content Sprout Funding deems to be harmful, threatening, unlawful, defamatory, infringing, abusive, inflammatory, harassing, vulgar, obscene, fraudulent, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, hateful, or racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable.



You may not upload, post, transmit, share, store, or otherwise make publicly available on the Site any private information of any third party, including, without limitation, addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, social security numbers, and credit card numbers.


In order to access some features on the Site, you will have to create an account. You may never use another individual’s or entity’s account without explicit permission from that individual or entity. When creating your account, you must provide accurate and complete information. You are solely responsible for the activity that occurs on your account, and you must keep your account password safe. You accept sole responsibility for keeping your account password safe. You must notify Sprout Funding immediately upon any suspected or actual breach of security or unauthorized use of your account. Although Sprout Funding will not be liable for your losses caused by any unauthorized use of your account, you may be liable for the losses of Sprout Funding or others due to such unauthorized use.


Sprout Funding reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to restrict, in whole or in part, your use of the Site, any Content,  and any Linked Site’s   services and/or content at any time with or without notice for any or no reason.


5.       Consenting to Do Business Electronically

To the extent permitted by applicable law, you consent to the use of electronic signatures and to the electronic receipt of all records, notices, communications, and other items which we may be otherwise required to send or provide you in paper form (e.g., by mail) for this Site, the Services, and your other relationships with us (collectively, “Communications”). We will provide Communications to you by posting them on this Site and/or by emailing them to you at the email address you provide to us. Sprout Funding reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to communicate with you in paper form.  By providing your email address, you consent to receive e-mail Communications (including marketing and promotional Communications) from Sprout Funding. You can unsubscribe (or opt-out) from these marketing email Communications at any time through the Site, or contacting Sprout toll-free at 866-962-4922.


By providing your mobile phone number, you consent to receive direct dial calls, auto-dialed, and pre-recorded message calls relating to the Services and your financing relationship with us at that number. You may withdraw your consent to such calls at any time by contacting us at [info@getsproutfunding.com or calling Sprout toll-free at 866-962-4922].


Additionally, by providing your mobile phone number, you consent to receive text messages relating to your existing Services, your financing relationship with us, and marketing messages about Services we feel you might be interested in at that number. You may withdraw consent to receiving such text messages at any time by replying “STOP” to any text message we send you. If you revoke your consent to receiving text messages as described in this paragraph, you will receive a single confirmation text confirming that we have received your revocation. Revocation of consent to receive text messages as set forth in this paragraph applies only to text messages and DOES NOT constitute revocation of consent for direct dial calls, auto-dialed calls or pre-recorded message calls, which consent must be revoked as set forth in the preceding paragraph. Please also note that your mobile carrier’s standard text message and data charges may apply; you are solely responsible for any fees charged by your mobile carrier if we contact you.


6.       Indemnity

You agree to  indemnify, and hold harmless Sprout Funding, its parent corporation, officers, directors, employees, and agents, from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs or debt, and expenses (including but not limited to attorney’s fees) arising from: (i) your use of and access to the Site; (ii) your violation of any term of these Terms; (iii) your violation of any third party right, including without limitation any copyright, property, or privacy right; or (iv)any claims alleging facts that if true would constitute a breach by you of these Terms. This indemnification obligation will survive these Terms and your use of the Site.


7.       Limitation of Liability

To the fullest extent allowable under applicable law, Sprout Funding will not be liable to your or any third party for any loss, damage, or injury of any nature, including direct, indirect, special, incidental, exemplary, or consequential damages (including, without limitation, lost profits), business interruption, and loss of information (or any combination of the foregoing) arising out of or in connection with these Terms, the Services, this Site and its Content, or other actions or omissions, even if we have been advised of such loss, damage, or injuring, arising out of, or in any way related to your use of the Services, the Site and its Content, or any Linked Sites.


In addition to and without limiting any of the foregoing, we will have no liability for any failure to delay resulting from any condition beyond our reasonable control, including, without limitation, governmental action or acts of terrorism, earthquake, fire, flood, or other acts of God, labor conditions, power failures, and internet disturbances.


8.       Employment Opportunities

We welcome your interest in employment with Sprout Funding. Sprout Funding does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of race, color, religion, disability, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. You understand that the invitation to submit your resume or expression of interest in a job posted on a site is not intended to, and does not create a contract between you and Sprout Funding for employment or for any other benefit. You understand that any communication sent to you by Sprout Funding inquiring about employment shall not be considered an application for employment and creates no obligation on the part of Sprout Funding to respond. Should Sprout Funding be interested in exploring employment opportunities with you, we will contact you in response to your inquiry.



9.       No Warranties

To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, Sprout Funding disclaims any and all representations, warranties, covenants, assurances, and conditions of any kind (including, but not limited to, warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, title, non-infringement, security or accuracy for, and in connection with, all the content on this Site (including the services and any software programs available on or through this Site)) and all content, products, services, material and information of any kind obtained from a Linked Site.


Without limitation, Sprout Funding does not endorse and Sprout Funding is not responsible for (i) the accuracy or reliability of any opinion, advice, or statement on or through this Site by any party other than Sprout Funding, (ii) any content, products, services, material, or information of any kind obtained from a Linked Site or (iii) the capabilities or reliability of any content, product, service, material or any information of any kind obtained from a Linked Site.


10.   Miscellaneous

These Terms operate to the fullest extent permissible by law. If any provision of these Terms is unlawful, void, or unenforceable, that provision is deemed severable from these Terms and does not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. Sprout Funding makes no representations that the Site is appropriate or available for use in locations outside of the United States and District of Columbia. Those who access or use the Site from outside of the United States and District of Columbia do so at their own volition and are responsible for compliance with local law. This Site is not intended for distribution to, or use by, any person or entity in any jurisdiction where such use would be contrary to applicable law or regulation. By offering this Site and its Content, no distribution or solicitation is made by Sprout Funding to any person to use the Site or its Content in any jurisdiction where the provision of this Site is prohibited by law. You shall obey all federal, state, and local laws, regulations, and rules that apply to your activities when you use the Site.



11.   Contacting Us

If you have any questions or concerns about these Terms or about trademark or copyright matters, or if you wish to inquire about linking to our Site, please contact us at [info@getsproutfunding.com ].