Membership Cancellation

  • Membership cancellations received within 14 days of registration may be eligible to receive a full refund less a $50 service fee.
  • Cancellations received after the stated deadline will not be eligible for a refund.
  • Initiation fees, new member fees, administrative fees, or voluntary contribution payments are final and non-refundable.
  • Cancellations will be accepted via phone, fax or e-mail, and must be received by the stated cancellation deadline.
  • All benefits and incentives received by participant must be cancelled/returned to the Fourth Estate.
  • All refund requests must be made by the member or credit card holder.
  • Refund requests must include the name of the member and/or transaction number.
  • Refunds will be credited back to the original credit card used for payment.

 

Membership Cancellation by the Fourth Estate

The Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation (Fourth Estate) reserves the right to refuse/cancel a membership in the association.

If Fourth Estate refuses a new or renewing membership, applicants will be offered a refund, minus any administrative fees.

 

These above policies apply to all Fourth Estate memberships unless otherwise noted in the corresponding program materials. Please read all individual program information thoroughly.

 


 

Event Cancellation by Sponsor

The Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation (Fourth Estate) reserves the right to cancel an event due to low enrollment or other circumstances which would make the event non-viable. If the Fourth Estate cancels an event, registrants will be offered a full refund.

Should circumstances arise that result in the postponement of an event, Fourth Estate has the right to either issue a full refund or transfer registration to the same event at the new, future date.

Registration Cancellation by Participant

  • Unless specifically stated on registration materials, the deadline to receive a refund for your registration is 30 business days before the event.
  • Registration cancellations received prior to the deadline may be eligible to receive a refund less a $75 service fee.
  • Cancellations received after the stated deadline will not be eligible for a refund.
  • Refunds will not be available for registrants who choose not to attend an event.
  • Cancellations will be accepted in writing only and must be received by the stated cancellation deadline.
  • All refund requests must be made by the attendee or credit card holder.
  • Refund requests must include the name of the attendee and/or transaction number.
  • Refunds will be credited back to the original credit card used for payment.

These above policies apply to all Fourth Estate Events unless otherwise noted in the corresponding event materials. Please read all individual event information thoroughly.

 


 

Goods and Product Refund/Return Policy

All returns of goods and materials purchased directly from the Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation (Fourth Estate) require prior authorization.

Shipping and handling charges are non-refundable; Returns must be authorized by the Fourth Estate within 30 days of the invoice date. Within thirty (30) days of purchase, we will replace, substitute or repair, at our sole discretion, any Fourth Estate product that is deemed defective.

Products provided/sold by Fourth Estate partners and affinity programs are subject to the return policy of the partner.

Products which are software or downloadable from any Fourth Estate website or provided media (CD ROM, Memory Drives, etc) are non-refundable.