Why waste time writing thousands of words as terms of business only to confused people. We are honest blokes with no other intention than to create an easy to use business local directory for people to list their business for free, and for potential clients to search business details of professionals for free. We have therefore decided to write a simplified terms for this directory.
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updated 17th June, 2014