GENERAL TERMS                                          


  1. Welcome to the website (Site) of Astarte SA. By registering on the Site or by using any of the features on the Site, you agree to be bound to these Terms of Use.


  1. From time to time Astarte SA may revise the Terms of Use. Revised terms will be posted to the Site and are effective immediately. By using the Site after the updating of the Terms of Use you will be deemed to have accepted the revisions and will be bound to the revised Terms of Use.


  1. All informations, which you supply to us, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, and other personal information, must be truthful and accurate. Astarte S. A. respects your privacy and promise to safeguard the confidentiality of your information. However, in the event that we suspect fraudulent or otherwise unlawful activity, we reserve the right to supply your information (all informations requested) to law enforcement agencies.


  1. Astarte S.A. reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to restrict or terminate your right to use the Site.


  1. You are responsible for keeping your password and other account information confidential and are also responsible for all uses of your account, whether or not authorized. If you believe your account has been misused or compromised, please contact us immediately.


  1. Astarte S. A. liability for any claim or controversy arising out of or in connection with the Site shall be a refund, without interest, of all or part of the price which you have paid for goods or services which you have purchased from Astarte SA through the Site. Apart from that sole refund, you waive any claim for direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or of other kind damages for any claim or controversy arising out of or in connection with the Site.


  1. We may modify or discontinue the Site or any of its features at any time. We do not guarantee accessibility, accuracy, or security of the Site. You accept the Site on an “as is” and “as available” basis.


  1. All software on the Site is the property of Astarte SA or its software suppliers and is protected by Swiss and foreign copyright laws and international conventions. The content of the Site may be used as a shopping and educational resource. Any other use of the Site, including the reproduction, modification, distribution, transmission or display of the content, is strictly forbidden.


  1. You may not use any software or device that will affect the function of the Site or any of its features. You may not take any action that places an undue burden on the function of the Site software or infects the Site’s system.


  1. The Terms of Use constitute the entire and sole agreement between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof. Should any provision of the Terms of Use be held unenforceable, that provision shall be deemed severable from the Terms of Use without affecting the enforceability of the remaining provisions. Failure by Astarte SA to exercise any right provided in the Terms of Use shall not constitute a waiver of any right. Waiver of any provision of the Terms of Use must be made in writing signed by a representative of Astarte SA who specifically states that it is a “Waiver of the Terms of Use”. You shall release Astarte SA from any direct and indirect responsability for any and all claims, demands, losses, liabilities and expenses of any kind including attorney fees arising from any breach by you of the Terms of Use.


  1. Any contract arranged through the Site between you and Astarte SA, including direct purchases shall be completed only when the contract is accepted and confirmed by Astarte SA. Therefore, each contract shall be considered as stipulated in Lugano, Switzerland.


  1. Any legal action or claim relating to or arising from the Terms of Use or from the Site shall be brought in Lugano; you submit yourself to the personal jurisdiction of these courts for this purpose, consent to service of process by registered or certified mail, and waive any contrary provisions of Articles 14 or 15 of the French Civil Code and any similar provisions in any jurisdiction. The Terms of Use shall be governed by those laws of Switzerland, which are applicable to agreements that are made, and that are to be fully performed, within Switzerland. In any dispute regarding the Site, the prevailing party shall be entitled to recover its reasonable costs and attorney fees.


  1. Date of last modification of the Terms of Use: 12 March 2018.


  1. The only legal valid test is the Italian.




  1. General Information. The point of sale for all items on line is Lugano, Switzerland. All orders are sent from there, unless otherwise specified.


  1. Guarantee and Return Privilege. All items are guaranteed genuine. Any merchandise order may be returned within fourteen days of receipt for any reason. Coins that have been encapsulated (“slabbed”) by a grading and/or authentication service may not be returned for any reason, including authenticity, if they have been removed from the encapsulation (“slab”). The customer shall bear the cost of returning all items and shall insure them for their full value.


  1. Prices. For all goods delivered in Switzerland except for gold coins there is an additional Swiss VAT of 7,7% due on the price. It will be added automatically.


  1. Postage. All orders are charged for postage or Courier service, insurance and handling.


  1. Payment. Invoices must be paid either by bank wire. Orders may be paid in CHF, Euro or US$.


6. Shipment. Please provide a specific shipping address and advise us of any special shipping instructions.        Unless other specific shipping instructions are indicated, items are sent by Insured and Registered mail or by Courier service. Please allow a reasonable time for delivery.