Sales, payments, VAT and refunds policy

Terms of sale

The trial versions of the Global Investor simulations are provided on a 7 day no-obligation basis from the date the user name(s) and password(s) are issued.

During the trial period, you can only use the software for your own internal evaluation purposes. You cannot during the trial period use the software for any other purposes including, without limitation, teaching purposes. You cannot use any part of the trial version in any other way than for evaluation purposes until the software is paid for in full. You cannot make any copies of the trail version, resource or any part thereof. After you have purchased the resource, you can only use it in accordance with your licence agreement and for no other purposes.

Payments

Purchases of the resource must be made in pounds sterling. UK customers must make payment within 14 days of the receipt of an invoice. International customers must pay in advance by bank transfer, upon receipt of an invoice, or by credit card via the website. For overseas customers paying by bank transfer, the full price in pounds sterling must have been received in Global Investor Simulations's account before access to the resource will be permitted. No deductions can be made from the price for bank charges or foreign exchange adjustments.

VAT

UK & EU customers: VAT is payable on purchases of the resource at 20%.

Non-EU customers: No VAT is payable.

Refunds

Once the resource has been purchased and the user name(s) and password(s) issued, the publishers cannot accept the cancellation of an order or licence and no refunds can be made.

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Industry Day at The Gordon Schools, Aberdeenshire

This year our annual industry day, which is part of our Enterprise Education Programme targeting S3...

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Testimonial videos:

Bob Walker, Business Education
Craigmount High School

Jamie Watson, Maths Teacher
Bannerman High School

Barry McGurk, Business Education
Cardinal Newman High School

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"The Y12s who took part in the Enterprise Network competition were really motivated by the challenge. To watch the students' efforts and thought processes - not to mention the competition between teams - has been a very positive experience."

Nigel Owen, Initiative Leader for Vocational Business, Wales High School

“It highlights the use of information to make decisions, how information is based on raw numbers, and the ability to use this in making decisions which have a consequence (i.e. losing/making money).”

Ursula O’Hagan, Business Studies Teacher, St. Rose’s Dominican College

"I used Trading Floor for a mixed ability Year 9 enterprise day and the kids loved it. It kept them entertained for five hours of a school day, which is very rare!"

Simon Davies, Maths Teacher, Downlands School, Hampshire

"The Finance Lab event has been a brilliant success for all our students. One of our main objectives is to foster links with professional bodies and industry and this is a great way of bringing these elements together."  

Dr. Lisa Bradley, Head of Department of International Business, University of Ulster

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