1. Who is INDIA 1 CART&MART?

INDIA 1 CART&MART, a company incorporated under the laws of India, having its registered office at World Trade centre. unit no2201A,22nd Floor, Brigade Gateway campus, Malleshwaram, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560055 India. INDIA 1 CART&MART is a retail company which offers various retail solutions, including, through its website www.india1cart.co.in and its mobile and tablet applications (“Platforms”) various online lifestyle, fashion and electronics solutions, which inter alia facilitates the sale and purchase of electronics, and lifestyle and fashion merchandise (“Products”) by users of the Platforms (“Users”).

  1. What is this Fees and Payments Policy?

2.1. This fees and payments policy (“FPP Policy”), together with the terms of use describes INDIA 1 CART&MART accepted payment methods, and INDIA 1 CART&MART’s policies and procedures in relation to acceptance of fees and payments towards the services offered through the Platforms. INDIA 1 CART&MART’s primary object is to ensure that the Platforms are user friendly and equipped with reasonably expected security infrastructure to protect any financial information which may be shared by Users.

2.2. Users are required to peruse and understand the terms of this FPP Policy. If you do not agree to the terms contained in this FPP Policy, you are advised not to accept the Terms of Use and this FPP Policy and may forthwith leave and stop using the Platforms. The terms contained in this FPP Policy shall be accepted without modification and accordingly, you agree to be bound by the terms contained herein.

  1. Fees and Payment Options

3.1. INDIA 1 CART&MART does not levy any fee for browsing the Platforms. INDIA 1 CART&MART may, in future, consider levying fees on the Users for using the Platforms as a whole, or for use of certain features of the Platforms. In such an event, you agree to pay any such fees, as applicable. INDIA 1 CART&MART does not covenant or guarantee providing you with a notice prior to enforcing such a levy of fees. Your continued usage of the Platforms after such change in the fees will be considered to be your acceptance of such changes.

3.2. In order to ensure User convenience, INDIA 1 CART&MART offers multiple payment options to Users. INDIA 1 CART&MART, without prior notice to Users, reserves the right to add or delete payment options from the ones listed below:

  • 2.1. Payment through net banking facilities;
  • 2.2. Payment through select credit cards;
  • 2.3. Payment through select debit cards;
  • 2.6. Payments through prepaid payment instruments and electronic wallets;
  • 2.7. Payment through equated monthly instalments (“EMI”);
  • 2.8. Any other payment option as may be provided by INDIA 1 CART&MART from time to time.

The payment options referred to above shall herein after collectively be referred to as “Payment Options”. While reasonable endeavours are made to offer the Payment Options through varied banking channels. INDIA 1 CART&MART does not accept payments made through international debit/credit cards.

3.3. It is expressly clarified that accepting a User’s payment through the Payment Options is solely at INDIA 1 CART&MART’s discretion. INDIA 1 CART&MART reserves the right to reject payment from a User through the Payment Options for any reason whatsoever. In order to further validate a User’s transaction, INDIA 1 CART&MART may request the User to submit a copy of the User’s photo identity proof (such as the User’s PAN card), failing which, INDIA 1 CART&MART reserves the right to reject a User’s payment made through the Payment Options.

3.4. While using the Payment Options, Users agree to provide correct, complete and accurate financial information such as credit/debit card details or prepaid payment instrument account details which may be stored by INDIA 1 CART&MART ‘s third party payment gateway provider. Users shall not use a credit/debit card or prepaid instrument which is not lawfully owned by him/her or which the User has not been lawfully authorised to use. The User shall solely be responsible for the security and confidentiality of his/her financial information. INDIA 1 CART&MART disclaims all liabilities that may arise as a consequence of any unauthorised use of the User’s financial information and/or identity, including, details relating the Payment Options.

3.5. INDIA 1 CART&MART shall not be held responsible and shall not assume any liability in respect of any loss or damage suffered by a User owing to:

  • 3.5.1. a lack of authorisation for any transaction, including such transactions carried out on gift cards and vouchers issued to Users as a part of INDIA 1 CART&MART ‘s promotions;
  • 5.2. the exceeding of the credit/debit limit mutually agreed between the User and the issuing bank;
  • 5.3. any payment issue arising out of technical glitches occurring during a transaction; or
  • 3.5.4. a declination of transaction for reasons beyond INDIA 1 CART&MART ‘s control.

3.6. INDIA 1 CART&MART reserves the right to impose limits on the number of transactions a User may undertake over the Platforms. Should the User exceed such transaction limits imposed by INDIA 1 CART&MART, INDIA 1 CART&MART reserves the right to refuse to process such transactions. INDIA 1 CART&MART may refuse to process transactions emanating from Users who have suspicious or questionable transaction history on the Platforms. Should INDIA 1 CART&MART be dissatisfied with the credibility of a User or the genuineness of a transaction carried out on the Platforms, INDIA 1 CART&MART shall have the right to reject such transactions. INDIA 1 CART&MART may also choose to delay the dispatch of Products purchased by such Users or cancel the entire purchase at its sole discretion. The User agrees that INDIA 1 CART&MART shall not be liable for any damage, interests or claims resulting from INDIA 1 CART&MART‘s decision to not process a transaction or delay in the processing of a transaction on account of a User’s suspicious activity on the Platforms.

3.7. Unless specified otherwise, all the Products listed on the Platforms shall be sold in Indian Rupees either at maximum retail price or at an offer or discounted price, with or without applicable taxes. Despite INDIA 1 CART&MART’s best efforts, there may be instances of mispricing of Products on the Platforms during or after the process of purchase of Products has been carried out by the User. While thorough processes of verification are carried out prior to the publication of Product prices on the Platforms, errors and discrepancies arising out of technical glitches and time lags is unavoidable. For avoidance of doubt, INDIA 1 CART&MART curative actions that will arise in the event of a price difference arising on the actual maximum retail price of a Product against the price published on the Platforms is set out below:

  • 7.1. If the maximum retail price of the Product delivered to the User is lower than the price published on the Platforms, the User shall, within 24 (twenty four) hours from the time when he/she received the Product, intimate INDIA 1 CART&MART by calling or by writing to support@india1cart.co.in in each case resulting in an acknowledgment. Upon INDIA 1 CART&MART being satisfied of the User’s claim, the difference in the purchase price against the maximum retail price shall be transferred into the User’s bank account within 1 (one) day from the date of receiving the written notice from the User.
  • 7.2. If the maximum retail price of the Product listed on the Platforms is higher than what has been published and if INDIA 1 CART&MART is not providing an offer or discount on such Products, INDIA 1 CART&MART shall have the right to reserve the despatch of the purchased Products until the error on the Platforms have been rectified and the User pays the difference amount. If the User refuses to pay the difference, the User is entitled to seek a cancellation and the monies paid by the User shall be transferred into the User’s bank account within 7 (seven) days by INDIA 1 CART&MART.
  • 7.3. In order to process such refunds, the User will be required to send an email to INDIA 1 CART&MART at support@india1cart.co.in. Thereafter, the User will receive a refund from INDIA 1 CART&MART by transfer to the User’s source account that was used to make the initial payment.

3.8. To enable Users to make payments for buying Products on the Platforms, in addition to this FPP Policy, the terms and conditions of the User’s bank, applicable financial institution and/or card issuing association may be applicable. The User’s bank, financial institution or card issuing association may decline or prevent the User from making electronic payments for buying the Products on the Platforms and INDIA 1 CART&MART does not control the same and hence, shall not be at any point in time held liable.

3.9. INDIA 1 CART&MART may, from time to time contract with third party payment service providers including banks, to open nodal bank accounts under applicable Indian laws. This will be done to facilitate the payments between Users and other third parties, apart from INDIA 1 CART&MART. These third parties may include other service providers including payment aggregators, prepaid instrument providers, courier and logistic service providers etc. Upon successful delivery of the Products purchased by you through the Platforms, INDIA 1 CART&MART shall initiate payments to third party service providers.

3.10. If it is brought to the User’s notice that a charge has been created on his/her payment instrument(s) for purchase of Product(s) on the Platforms and the User is not aware of such purchase on the Platforms, the User is first, required to verify if his/her family members, friends or business colleagues were authorised to carry out the purchase of Product(s) on the Platforms. If, despite this, the User continues to be unable to identify the charge created on his/her payment instrument(s) for purchase of Product(s) on the Platforms, the User may report such unauthorised purchase to INDIA 1 CART&MART within 30 (thirty) days from the date on which the unauthorised purchase was carried out on the Platforms in order to enable INDIA 1 CART&MART initiate investigations.

3.11. If the User carries out a purchase on the Platforms and the payment in lieu thereof has been invalidated, INDIA 1 CART&MART reserves the right to retrieve the invalidated payment (“Invalidated Payment”) from the User’s INDIA 1 CART&MART Wallet. Should the User have insufficient balance in his/her INDIA 1 CART&MART Wallet in order to facilitate such redemption of the Invalidated Payment, the User shall within 5 (five) business days from the date of receiving a written notice from INDIA 1 CART&MART, remit the Invalidated Payment into INDIA 1 CART&MART’s bank account, details of which shall be set out in the notice. If the User fails to remit the Invalidated Payment into INDIA 1 CART&MART’s bank account despite having received the notice, INDIA 1 CART&MART shall be entitled to initiate civil and/or criminal legal action against the defaulting User at his/her cost and peril.

3.14. Promotional activities. INDIA 1 CART&MART may, at its sole discretion, credit monies into the Users’ INDIA 1 CART&MART Wallets pursuant to discounts offered by it or specified third parties as a part of various promotional events organised by INDIA 1 CART&MART from time to time, and subject to such terms and conditions as notified by INDIA 1 CART&MART at the time of such promotions. Such promotions may be structured in any manner as may be decided by INDIA 1 CART&MART in its sole discretion. For example, the accounts of the Users may be credited with virtual points/coins based on the terms and conditions of various promotions, and a specified number of such points/coins may translate into discounts offered to the Users (by way of credit of monies into the Users’ INDIA 1 CART&MART Wallets) at certain specified/pre-determined events.

3.15. EMI: The EMI Payment Option allows Users to make staggered payments for the purchase of Products from the Platforms. The EMI Payment Option can be availed only for the purchase of Products with a minimum cart value of INR 8,000 (Indian Rupees Eight thousand). The EMI Payment Option is only available for payment through credit cards issued by selected banks as specified on the Platforms. The terms and conditions of the relevant banks shall be applicable on all payments made by Users using the EMI Payment Option, and INDIA 1 CART&MART will not be responsible or liable for any issues or claims arising from the use of this Payment Option.

  1. Grievance Redressal

Any grievances relating to the FPP Policy may be directed by you to the grievance officer of INDIA 1 CART&MART who can be contacted at grievance.officer@INDIA 1 CART&MART.com.