Site Usage Agreement


Rachel's Pen of the Month Club

Welcome to These terms and conditions apply to your use of all sites and services owned or operated by Rachel's Pen of the Month Club, herein known as The PotMC. Unless otherwise stated, all references to The PotMC in these terms and conditions include all sites with URLs served from the domain name server. These terms and conditions do not apply to your use of unaffiliated sites to which any part of The PotMC may link.

We reserve the right to modify these terms and conditions at any time. You should check these terms and conditions periodically for changes. If at any time you choose not to accept these terms and conditions of use, please do not use this site.

Restrictions on Use of Materials

The contents of The PotMC (including, but not limited to, text, photographs, graphics, video, and audio content) are protected under the copyright laws of the United States and other countries, and are the property of The PotMC or the party credited as the provider of that content.

You must abide by all copyright notices and restrictions on use.

By posting content on The PotMC, you are giving The PotMC the right to display such content on its website and its affiliated publications and to use such content for promotional and marketing purposes.

You may access the materials located within The PotMC only for your personal use. This means that you may download one copy of posted materials on a single computer for personal, noncommercial home use only, so long as you neither change nor delete any author attribution, trademark, service mark, legend, or copyright notice. You may not modify, copy, publish, sell, display, transmit, adapt, distribute, create derivative works, or in any other way use or exploit the content of The PotMC.

To notify us of an alleged copyright infringement found on a The PotMC, please contact us at


The PotMC welcomes your comments at


As a service to our users, we may post hyperlinks on our site to other sites on the World Wide Web maintained by third parties, such as advertisers and other Web content and/or service providers. These hyperlinks do not in any way indicate our endorsement or sponsorship of, or our affiliation with, such sites. Any such sites have their own online policies and practices, and The PotMC neither has control over, nor is responsible for, their content. Thus, we assume no liability for those sites. Any such hyperlinks are posted only for your convenience.

Other sites may link to The PotMC only through a plain-text link. Permission must be granted by The PotMC for any other type of link to The PotMC. To seek our permission, you may write to, with “LINK REQUEST” in the subject line. The PotMC reserves the right, however, to rescind any permission granted by The PotMC to link through a plain-text link or any other type of link, and to require termination of any such link to any The PotMC site at our discretion at any time.


The services and material on this site are provided "as is." We make no warranties, expressed or implied, including but not limited to implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose, with respect to The PotMC or any information, goods, or services that are available or advertised or sold through the The PotMC site. We do not make any representations,nor do we endorse the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement, or other material or database displayed, uploaded, or distributed on the The PotMC site or available through links to The PotMC.

No Personal Advice

The information contained in or made available through The PotMC (including but not limited to information contained on message boards, in classified advertisements, in commercial advertisements, in text files, or in chats) cannot replace or substitute the services of trained professionals in any field, including, but not limited to, financial, medical, or legal matters. Neither The PotMC nor its partners, or any of their affiliates, will be liable for any damages of any nature whatsoever that may result, including but not limited to economic loss, injury, illness, or death.

Privacy Policy

The PotMC is committed to protecting your privacy and security and has explained in detail the steps it takes to do so. The PotMC urges you to read its Privacy Policy.


These terms will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Michigan, without regard to any principles of conflicts of law. You agree that any action at law or in equity that arises out of or relates to these terms will be filed only in the state or federal courts located in Lansing, Michigan, and you hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action. If any of these terms and conditions are found unlawful, void, or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision will be considered severable from the remaining terms and conditions, and will not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining provisions. Any inquiries concerning these terms and conditions of use should be directed to the owner of The PotMC.