G/O Media Terms of Service

Read our summary of G/O Media's Terms of Service.


  • Must be at least 18 years old to create an account or use the services.
  • G/O Media can terminate your account without notice and for any reason.
  • Content you submit can be used by G/O Media for any purpose without compensation.
  • G/O Media is not responsible for interactions with other users or third-party content.
  • Automatic renewal of paid memberships unless explicitly cancelled by the user.
  • No refunds for membership fees unless requested within five days of being charged.
  • You waive the right to participate in class-action lawsuits or jury trials.
  • G/O Media can change the terms at any time, with changes taking effect once posted.
  • You retain rights to content you submit, but grant G/O Media extensive license to use it.
  • Advertisements and sponsored content will be present on the sites.
  • Third-party links are not endorsed or controlled by G/O Media.
  • Claims or disputes must be resolved through arbitration or in New York courts.
  • Any legal action related to the use of the sites must be filed within one year.
  • G/O Media provides safeguards to protect against unauthorized access to user information.

Things to watch out for

  • Automatic renewal of memberships can result in unexpected charges if not monitored.
  • Content you submit will be used by G/O Media potentially without direct benefit to you.
  • Termination of your account can happen at G/O Media's discretion without prior notice.
  • Legal rights such as participating in a jury trial or class action are waived when agreeing to these terms.


What happens to the content I upload to G/O Media sites?

You retain ownership but grant G/O Media a broad license to use, distribute, and modify your content globally.

Can I get a refund for my Quartz Membership if I'm not satisfied?

You can request a refund within five days of being charged; otherwise, refunds are not typically processed.

What legal recourse do I have if I have a dispute with G/O Media?

Disputes must be resolved through individual arbitration or in New York courts, and you waive the right to a jury trial or class action.

Data Collection

  • Personally identifiable information (as detailed in the Privacy Policy).
  • Aggregate data related to site usage.

(Last updated: 05th January, 2024)

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