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Disclosures & Terms of Use

Important Disclaimers

Basepoint Wealth, LLC ("Basepoint") is a Registered Investment Advisor ("RIA"), with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Basepoint provides investment advisory and related services for clients nationally. Basepoint will maintain all applicable registration and licenses as required by the various states in which Basepoint conducts business, as applicable. Basepoint renders individualized responses to persons in a particular state only after complying with all regulatory requirements, or pursuant to an applicable state exemption or exclusion.

TERMS OF USE

Please read these terms and conditions of use (“Terms”) carefully before using the website located at www.basepointwealth.com (“Website”) or any of the information or services provided by Basepoint Wealth, LLC (collectively “Basepoint”, “we”, “our”, “us”) in connection with the Website. By using the Website, you acknowledge that you have read and understood these Terms and accept to be legally bound by them. If you do not accept and agree to these Terms, you are not an authorized user of the Website or any of the information or services provided by Basepoint in connection with the Website and should promptly terminate all use thereof. The terms “you” and “your” mean you and any entity you may represent in connection with the use of the Website.  You may use your browser to download or print a copy of these Terms for your records.

Basepoint reserves the right to change, modify, add or remove portions of these Terms at any time for any reason. We suggest that you review these Terms periodically for changes. Such changes shall be effective immediately upon posting. You acknowledge that by accessing our website after we have posted changes to these Terms, you are agreeing to these Terms as modified.

These Terms were last updated on October 9, 2017.

Limited License and Use

Basepoint grants you a limited license to display the contents of this site on your computer or other electronic device you use to access this site, and print, download and use the materials on this site solely for informational purposes or to transact with us, provided that the contents of the site are not modified in any way and that all copyright and other notices are maintained. You agree not to, directly or indirectly, attempt or actually disrupt, impair or interfere with, alter or modify this site or any of its content.

Nothing on this site constitutes an offer to buy or sell products or services of any third party. All products and services are subject to the terms and conditions of any applicable contracts and applicable laws. The use and content of this site, including the terms and conditions of use, shall be governed by the laws of the State of Iowa and you hereby consent to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the U.S. federal courts in Linn County, Iowa with respect to any dispute arising out of or relating to this Website.

No endorsement or approval of any third party or their statements, opinions, information, products, or services is expressed or implied by the contents of this site. To the extent any third-party opinions or information are included on this site, they are provided for convenience only and we assume no liability and does not approve or endorse such third-party content, or warrant such content to be accurate, complete, reliable, verified, error free, or fit for any purpose.

Availability

This site, in whole or in part, may periodically be unavailable to you in order to allow for maintenance or updates, or due to other causes, including causes beyond the control of the Owner. Further, any or all of the services on this site may change at any time, with or without notice to you.

Copyright

This site has been developed by and is the property of the Owner.  All information and materials contained on this site are protected by copyright, trademark and/or other intellectual property laws of Canada and other countries, and are the property of their respective owner(s). Subject to the limited license to use this site as described above, no person may copy, redistribute, reproduce or republish in any form, or link to this site or its contents in any manner whatsoever, including by way of hyperlinks or framing, unless that person has obtained the prior written consent of the Owner. Any infringement of the rights of the Owner may result in appropriate legal action.

Trademarks

The Owner owns or has obtained the right to use by license or otherwise the trademarks, logos and domain names used on or in connection with the goods and services that it provides and displays on this site. The trademarks are protected by Canadian and foreign trademark laws. All rights reserved. The display of trademarks on this site shall not in any way be construed as an implied license to use such trademarks.  Any third party marks are used with permission or under license.

General disclaimer

While information posted on this site is believed to be reliable and accurate at the time of posting, Basepoint does not guarantee, represent or warrant that the information contained on this site is accurate, complete, reliable, verified, error free, or fit for any purpose.

Nothing on this site forms a contract, or a part of any contract, other than as it relates to the use of this site or as may be expressly provided. In the event of a conflict between the information contained on this site and the terms contained in any products or services offered by us or a third party, the terms contained in any document detailing such product or service will prevail.

Neither Basepoint nor any third party, make any representations or warranties, express or implied, regarding the usability or condition of this site, that this site will operate uninterrupted or error free, or that this site will operate in combination with any services or software used in connection therewith or that it shall be viewed consistently with all browser software or that any communication transmitted to or from this site is private, confidential or secure.

Basepoint expressly disclaims all representations, warranties or conditions, express or implied, statutory or otherwise, including, without limitation, the warranties and conditions of merchantable quality and fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, timeliness, security or accuracy, and any representations, warranties or conditions that may arise from a course of dealing or usage of trade.

You assume full responsibility for risk of loss of any nature whatsoever resulting from your use of this site. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you acknowledge and agree that neither Basepoint nor any third party, shall be liable to you for loss of data, computer time or any loss or damage of any nature whatsoever arising out of or attributable in any manner whatsoever to your use or inability to use this site for any reason whatsoever or to any action or inaction on the part of the Owner or for any direct, indirect, special or consequential damages, even if we have been advised of the possibility thereof, including but not limited to lost profits, lost opportunities or business revenues, loss of goodwill, or failure to realize expected savings.

Risk Disclosure

This site is for general information purposes only and is not intended to provide you with any personalized financial, insurance, legal, accounting, tax or other professional advice. You will not rely on this site as a substitute for independent research or for personal advice.

Different types of investments involve varying degrees of risk.  Therefore, it should not be assumed that future performance of any specific investment or investment strategy will be profitable.  

Asset Allocation may be used in an effort to manage risk and enhance returns.  It does not, however, guarantee a profit or protect against loss. Performance of the asset allocation strategies depends on the underlying investments.

This web site is intended to provide general information about Basepoint and its services. It is not intended to offer or deliver investment advice in any way. Information regarding investment services are provided solely to gain an understanding of our investment philosophy, our strategies and to be able to contact us for further information.

Market data, articles and other content on this web site are based on generally-available information and are believed to be reliable. Basepoint does not guarantee the accuracy of the information contained in this web site. The information is of a general nature and should not be construed as investment advice.

Please remember that it remains your responsibility to advise Basepoint, in writing, if there are any changes in your personal/financial situation or investment objectives for the purpose of reviewing/evaluating/revising our previous recommendations and/or services, if you would like to impose, add, or to modify any reasonable restrictions to our investment advisory services.

Basepoint will provide all prospective clients with a copy of our current Form ADV, Part 2A ("Disclosure Brochure") and the Brochure Supplement for each advisory person supporting a particular client. You may obtain a copy of these disclosures on the SEC website at http://adviserinfo.sec.gov or you may Contact Us to request a free copy via .pdf or hardcopy.

Basepoint is committed to safeguarding the use of personal information of our Clients (also referred to as “you” and “your”) that we obtain as your Investment Advisor, as described in our Privacy Policy. Basepoint does not collect personal non-public information through this website; however, the Advisor may collect information from you on application forms, agreements, profile or investment policy statements, and other documents received or processed in relation to services we provide. We also may collect information from other sources.

We do not respond to "do not track" requests because we do not track you over time or across third party websites to provide targeted advertising. We may track you across our website to help us improve our content.

We may use "cookies" and similar online technologies to keep, and sometimes track, information about you regarding your usage of our website. Cookies are small data files that are sent to your browser or related software from a Web server and stored on your device. Cookies help us to collect information about your usage of our website, including date and time of visits, pages viewed, amount of time spent on our sites, or general information about the device used to access the site, such as the browser used. You can refuse to store or delete cookies by configuring your web browser settings. Most browsers and mobile devices have their own settings to manage cookies. If you refuse a cookie when on our website, or if you delete cookies, you may experience some inconvenience in your use of our website, such as having to re-configure preferences.

This site may contains links to other sites which sites are not maintained or controlled in any way by Basepoint. Links to any such sites that are not maintained or controlled by us are provided for convenience only and are not to be construed as an endorsement by us or any other party of the products, services, advice or opinions or any other content of such sites. Access to or use of sites to which links are provided are subject to the terms and conditions of such sites. You are fully responsible for any use that you make of the content contained in such sites and you are solely responsible for the consequences of any use of or reliance on such content. These sites may collect nonpublic personal Information about you. We do not control sites operated by these entities and are not responsible for the information practices of these sites. This Privacy Policy does not address the information practices of other websites. The privacy policies of websites operated third parties are located on those sites.

Email Disclosures

Basepoint often communicates with its clients and prospective clients through electronic mail (“email”) and other electronic means. Your privacy and security are very important to us. Basepoint makes every effort to ensure that email communications do not contain sensitive information. We remind our clients and others not to send Basepoint private information over email. If you have sensitive data to deliver, we can provide secure means for such delivery.

Please note: Basepoint does not accept trading or money movement instructions via email.

As a registered investment advisor, Basepoint emails may be subject to inspection by the Chief Compliance Officer (“CCO”) of Basepoint or the securities regulators.

If you have received an email from Basepoint in error, we ask that you contact the sender and destroy the email and its contents.

If you have any questions regarding our email policies, please Contact Us.

Social Websites

Basepoint may utilize third-party websites, including social media websites, blogs and other interactive content. Basepoint considers all interactions with clients, prospective clients and the general public on these sites to be advertisements under the securities regulations. As such, Basepoint generally retains copies of information that Basepoint or third-parties may contribute to such sites. This information is subject to review and inspection by the CCO of Basepoint or the securities regulators.

Information provided on these sites is for informational and/or educational purposes only and is not, in any way, to be considered investment advice nor a recommendation of any investment product. Advice may only be provided by Basepoint’s advisory persons after entering into an advisory agreement and provided Basepoint with all requested background and account information.

If you have any questions regarding our policies, please Contact Us.