These Terms and Conditions dictates your access to and use of the website www.Shashap.com and its related sub-domains, sites, services, tools, and mobile application (the "App"). By accepting these Terms and Conditions (including the linked information herein), and by using the App, you ("you" or the "Customer") represent that you agree to comply with these Terms and Conditions.
This User Agreement is effective upon you accepting it. If you do not agree to be bound by this User Agreement,
please do not
access, register with or use this App.
Before you may become a Customer, you must read, agree with and
accept this User
You are advised to read these Terms and Conditions carefully.
1.1. Shashap operates as an electronic payment service that enables Customers
to make payment transactions
"Shashap Service"). On registration, Customers are allocated an online
account (a "Customer Account"),
electronic money for use in online transactions.
1.2. All fees for use of the Shashap Service ("Shashap Fees") are set forth in the fees schedule posted on this Site and you acknowledge and agree that the Shashap Fees may be amended from time to time in accordance with the terms of this User Agreement. You should check the fees schedule posted on this Site regularly for any changes to the Shashap Fees.
1.3. Beneficial Owner: You must be the beneficial owner of the Shashap Account, and conduct business only on behalf of yourself.
2.1. Shashap helps you make payments on certain third parties’ sites,
platforms and applications. Shashap
independent contractor and only acts as your agent with respect to the custody of your electronic User
Shashap Services money in your Customer Account.
2.2. You acknowledge and agree that: (i) Shashap is not a bank and nor is it providing banking services and/or related banking services and/or carrying out functions which are integral or closely related to banking business, nor is Shashap allowed to grant any form of credit; (ii) Customer Accounts are not insured by any government agency and that there is no voluntary or compulsory scheme in which Shashap is a member which compensates the Customer in case Shashap becomes unable to satisfy claims relating to your Customer Account or otherwise in relation to the Shashap Service; and (iii) whilst Shashap acts as your agent in respect of its custody of your electronic money, Shashap does not act as a trustee or accept any fiduciary role in respect of the electronic money in your Customer Account.
3.1. Eligibility: In order to be eligible for using Shashap services, you
must be at least 18 years old or
to and if
less than 18 must have parental/guardian consent.
3.2. When you sign up, you are creating a Shashap Account unique to your provided email and phone number. During the signup process to create a Shashap Account, we will ask you to provide certain information. You must enter and maintain true, up to date, accurate and complete information as requested by us including, without limitation, your name, address, telephone number, date of birth and email address ("Information") in order to become and continue as a Customer.
Shashap may (in its sole discretion) request that you provide further information or documentation to it at any time and for any reason including, without limitation, to confirm your identity, age and/or confirm ownership of your financial instruments and you agree that you will provide such information and/or documentation promptly to Shashap on request. If you do not provide such information and/or documentation promptly to Shashap on request, Shashap may, without liability, limit your use of the Shashap Service or suspend or close your Customer Account. Further, you authorize Shashap to make any enquiries it considers necessary to validate and verify your identity (whether directly or through third parties) at any time for any reason at Shashap’s sole discretion. Each person is only entitled to open one Customer Account. If you register more than one Customer Account, Shashap shall contact you and ask you to identify which account is to be your Customer Account. Shashap shall then, without liability, close all your other accounts and transfer any balances in those other Customer Accounts into your remaining Customer Account. User Agreement for Shashap Services.
3.3. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of, and restricting access to and use of, your user name, password and details of your Customer Account, and you accept responsibility for all activities that occur under or in relation to your user name, password and Customer Account. You agree to immediately notify Shashap of any unauthorized use of your user name, password or Customer Account or any other breach of security. In no event will Shashap be liable for any direct or indirect loss or damage whatsoever resulting from the disclosure of your user name, password and/or other Customer Account details. You agree to reimburse Shashap for any improper, unauthorized or illegal use of your Customer Account, whether by you or any other person. Every person who logs into the Site by entering the correct user name and password or undertakes any transaction or transfer with the correct password and Customer Account number is assumed by Shashap to be the rightful Customer Account holder and Shashap regards all related transactions and/or transfers as valid. You acknowledge and agree that Shashap will not reverse or refund any such transactions or transfers.
3.4. Identity Authentication: You agree to comply with all requests made by Shashap or any of our third-party service providers in connection with your Shashap Account, to identify you, authenticate your identity, or validate the source of funding to your Shashap Account or Transactions. Shashap reserves the right to close, suspend, or limit access to your Shashap Account and/ or Shashap Services in the event that we are unable to obtain or verify such Information. You authorize Shashap directly to make any inquiries we consider necessary to validate your identity. This may include asking you for further information, requiring you to provide your date of birth or other information or form of identity that will allow Shashap to reasonably identify you, including requiring you to take steps to confirm ownership of your email, phone number, or payment instruments or verifying your Information against third party databases or through other sources. Shashap may also request to be provided with any identifying documents at any time.
In order to add electronic money to your Customer Account or to otherwise purchase goods and services
online using the
Shashap Service, you may choose from one or more options available depending
on the country you are
situated in. Please
refer to the Top Up Section on the site for more details.
You hereby authorize Shashap to obtain or receive funds on your behalf from your chosen payment source, and for Shashap to deduct all necessary fees (including Shashap Fees as per Section 6 of this User Agreement in relation to any obtaining or receiving of such funds). You also agree to upload electronic money to your Customer Account in accordance with the directions on the Site (as may be updated or amended by Shashap from time to time) and you agree that you will not use any unauthorized, invalid or illegal payment method to upload electronic money to your Customer Account. User Agreement for Shashap Services
5.2. When you make a payment from your Customer Account, Shashap will
authorize the transfer of the
money (including all necessary fees (including any Shashap Fees (as defined
below)) from your Customer
acknowledge and agree that if there are insufficient funds in your Customer Account to make the necessary
Shashap will not authorize the payment and will cancel the transaction.
Shashap shall not be liable for
any loss, damage
or liability suffered or incurred by you that results from a transaction being cancelled in the
insufficient funds in your Customer Account prevent you from making a payment.
5.3. Methods of spending Money: By spending money, you authorize and instruct Shashap to execute the transaction. Once you have provided your authorization for the Transaction, you will not be able to cancel it, except as provided by the applicable law. You are solely responsible for confirming the accuracy of any Transactions made by you.
5.4. Shashap may delay execution of your Transaction if it has a reason to believe that your Transaction may involve fraud or misconduct, or violate the applicable law, the User Agreement, or the applicable Issuing Shashap Policies, as determined in Shashap’s sole and absolute discretion.
5.5. Fraud Monitoring: Shashap may monitor your Transactions for the purpose of determining fraudulent activities and whether you are in good standing. Shashap may also decide to suspend your Shashap Account or limit your privileges. Shashap will use all available information to help combat fraud on our system.
5.6. Shashap maintains the right in its own discretion to define certain usage limitation on all or some Shashap Accounts including your account. Those limitations may include, but not limited to: - Limitations on the maximum number of payment transactions allowed within a period of time.
6.1. You are responsible for the payment of all Shashap Fees in relation to
your use of the Shashap
Service. The current
Shashap Fees (as may be amended by Shashap from
time to time in accordance with the terms of this User
posted on the Site. Shashap fees for adding funds to your account vary based
on the method used for adding
Shashap may charge you fees for maintaining your account and such fees depend
on the status of your
defines the following account statuses: - Dormant Account: Any account with no transactions for a time
period of 120
consecutive days, is defined as Dormant Account. - Inactive Account: Any account with no transactions for
a time period
of 366 consecutive days is defined as Inactive account and as the account.
6.2. Prior to registering as a Customer, and prior to carrying out any transactions using the Shashap Service, you should review the Shashap Fees. All Shashap Fees are due and payable immediately and shall be deducted by Shashap by automatic debit from your Customer Account. All Shashap Fees are in US Dollars unless otherwise stated on the Site. Shashap may, without liability, charge you a correction fee if incorrect payment details are provided to us by you. Please note that you are responsible for the payment of all applicable taxes, duties or other charges in relation to your use of the Shashap Service.
7.1. You acknowledge and agree that you will not use the Shashap Service: (a)
to pay for any illegal
including, without limitation, illegal downloads; (b) to pay for any goods and/or services which infringe
intellectual property or other proprietary rights of any third party; and/or (c) for, or in relation to,
purpose or criminal activity of any nature.
7.2. You acknowledge and agree that Shashap will report any suspicious activity to the relevant authorities. Shashap may without liability: (a) apply such prevention and detection procedures as it deems necessary; (b) suspend or close any Customer Accounts; and/or (c) cancel or refuse to carry out any transactions, if Shashap, in its sole discretion, suspects that you are using your Customer Account or any aspect of the Shashap Service for unlawful purposes or your Customer Account is otherwise being used for unlawful purposes.
7.4. You warrant that you are not violating any applicable laws or regulations by your use of the Site, your Customer Account and/or the Shashap Service, and you agree to defend, indemnify and hold Shashap, its directors, employees, agents and affiliates harmless from any claim, demand (including legal fees and costs), fines, penalties or other liability made or incurred by Shashap, any other CASHU customer or any third party due to or arising out of your breach of this warranty.
7.5. If we have reason to believe that you have engaged in any of the restricted activities as set out above, we may take various actions to protect Shashap, and other Shashap customers, any third party or you from fees, fines, penalties and any other liability. The actions we may take include but are not limited to the following: (a) Suspending or closing your Customer Account for as long as we believe to be reasonably necessary; (b) Applying, at our sole discretion, prevention and detection procedures and refusing the execution of transactions if there are grounds to suspect that a Customer Account is being or may be used for illegal purposes; or (c) Taking further steps as Shashap in its sole discretion may deem necessary including taking legal action against you.
7.6. If we close your Customer Account, we will provide you with a notice of our actions. If we suspend your Customer Account, we will provide you with notice of our actions and the opportunity to request restoration of access, if and when appropriate. Any restoration of access shall be at Shashap’s discretion.
8.1. You may request that Shashap close your Customer Account at any time by
contacting Shashap Customer
Contact details for the Shashap Customer Support are on the Site. Closure of
your Customer Account will
not cancel any
transactions that you have already undertaken, including those which are still to be paid for from your
in your Customer Account.
8.2. Shashap at its sole discretion may close a Customer Account at any time upon at least one (1) week notice to the Customer and will contact the Customer to arrange for the return of any electronic money in your Customer Account. This is without prejudice to any other rights or remedies of Shashap under this User Agreement or otherwise. Shashap may suspend your Customer Account at any time without notice if involved or suspected of involvement in fraudulent or illegal activities. User Agreement for Shashap Services
8.3. If you do not log in to your Customer Account for more than six (6) months, and there are no funds in your Customer Account, Shashap may suspend your Customer Account. If your account is suspended, you should contact Shashap Customer Support to reactivate your Customer Account. Shashap will reactivate your Customer Account at its sole discretion.
8.4. Shashap may, at any time, at its sole discretion, discontinue your use of your Customer Account or the Shashap Service or any part thereof. Shashap shall endeavor to provide notice of any such discontinuation of your Customer Account or the Shashap Service. You agree that Shashap shall not be liable to you or any third party in relation to any inability for you to access to your Customer Account or the Shashap Service or any part thereof.
9.1 The virtual debit card product provided is issued by a third-party card provider of Shashap.
This virtual debit card is of type MASTERCARD “Gift Card” and does NOT support any related physical card functions,
including but not limited to ATM, POS, Electronic Cash and Flash payment.
9.2 You (the customer) agree to accept full responsibility for the use of your virtual card whether or not processed with the your knowledge or consent, expressed or implied in all circumstances.
9.3 In the event of funding a virtual card by the you (the customer), the US dollar amount equivalent in the currency XAF, alongside processing charges, conversion charges and fees shall be debited from your Shashap account balance.
"Cross border Transaction Fee" also called Cross Currency/International Authorization Fee is charged when a cardholder use their card for a transaction originating outside of the US or in a currency other than USD. Therefore, All card funding will have a 3% applied fee applied to cover up for the Cross Border/currency transactions.
9.4 You agree that once electronic funds have been transferred into a virtual card by you (the customer), this action will NOT be reversible, therefore no refund shall be made to your Shashap account.
9.5 It may happen from time to time that this third-party card provider's system experiences a downtime which may in turn affect the virtual card service. You agree to exercise patience and be cooperative with Shashap customer service representatives during these time.
9.6 You (the customer) agree that Shashap shall not be responsible or liable to indemnify you (the customer) in the event of any loss or damage suffered by you, due to ANY cause or reason beyond the control of Shashap which includes and is not limited to: a temporary downtime of the card service, the use of your virtual debit card by a non authorized individual, the indefinite termination/shutdown of your virtual card by the third-party card provider of Shashap.
9.7 In the event of an alarming number of failed transactions originating from your virtual card (that is - 20 and updward), You (the customer) agree that "Authorization" fees amounting to 40 XAF shall be debited from your Shashap account balance for each failed transactions in order to cover up for the charges incurred by Shashap.
You agree that your card shall be permanently deleted in order to prevent additional charges incurred by Shashap as well as to prevent the risk of suspension of its Virtual Card service by its card provider.