Terms and Conditions

PAYMENT AUTHORIZATION AND INFORMATION STORAGE

  • I authorize HSLDA to charge my indicated form of payment immediately.
  • If I have selected an automatic payment option, HSLDA will securely store my payment information for recurring charges.

Monthly Auto-pay

If choosing monthly auto-pay, I agree:

  • To have HSLDA automatically collect payment on or about the 10th of each month.
  • Payments can only be made by eCheck / direct debit or by credit/debit card.
  • If paying by eCheck / direct debit, I will be charged a $20 service fee if my payment is returned.
  • Payment updates must be received by HSLDA a minimum of 2 business days prior to my scheduled billing date and must include my HSLDA member number.
  • HSLDA will auto-renew my membership each year.
  • My membership can only be cancelled after the 12th month.
  • To cancel my membership, I will contact HSLDA to request cancellation and include my name and member number in any such communication. I must contact HSLDA at least 4 business days before my scheduled monthly payment to guarantee that payment is stopped. HSLDA is not obligated to refund my payment if I have not followed this cancellation procedure.
  • Membership discounts and promotional pricing are not available with monthly auto-pay.
  • Monthly auto-pay is not available for Lifetime Memberships.
  • HSLDA reserves the right to change these terms at any time.

Annual Auto-renew

If choosing annual auto-renew, I agree:

  • To have HSLDA automatically collect payment on or about my membership anniversary each year.
  • Payments can only be made by eCheck / direct debit or by credit/debit card.
  • If paying by eCheck / direct debit, I will be charged a $20 service fee if my payment is returned.
  • Payment updates must be received by HSLDA a minimum of 2 business days prior to my scheduled billing date and must include my HSLDA member number.
  • HSLDA will auto-renew my membership each year.
  • To cancel my membership, I will contact HSLDA to request cancellation and include my name and member number in any such communication. I must contact HSLDA at least 4 business days before my scheduled payment to guarantee that payment is stopped. HSLDA is not obligated to refund my payment if I have not followed this cancellation procedure.
  • If a membership discount is added to or removed from my member account during my membership year, I will be charged the appropriate discounted or non-discounted amount when my membership is renewed for the following year.
  • Any promotional pricing is only available with the initial annual auto-renew payment. Future annual renewal payments are subject to membership prices then in effect.
  • Annual auto-renew is not available for Lifetime Memberships.
  • HSLDA reserves the right to change these terms at any time.

ABOUT MY MEMBERSHIP

  • I may cancel my membership up to 1 week after membership activation or renewal and receive a full refund. Cancellation request must include my name and application ID or member number. HSLDA does not guarantee a refund if I cancel my membership after 1 week.
  • The processing of applications generally takes 3 weeks―longer during HSLDA’s busy season.
  • My membership is valid from the date my application is approved.
  • I will receive membership cards after my application is approved.
  • Membership dues are not tax-deductible.
  • My membership includes a free subscription to the Home School Court Report.
  • HSLDA reserves the right to reject a membership application and the right to revoke membership if any information has been misrepresented.
  • If my application cannot be approved, HSLDA will refund my membership dues.
  • Membership is not transferable.

LEGAL REPRESENTATION

  • I agree to contact HSLDA promptly about any threatened or legal action regarding my homeschool.
  • For as long as HSLDA continues to advocate for homeschooling, HSLDA will provide services to my family for the duration of my membership.
  • HSLDA is not an insurance company and cannot guarantee representation in every situation.
  • In keeping with HSLDA’s purpose, legal assistance to protect and advance the right to homeschool is available only if I am the parent, guardian, or legal custodian of a child being taught at home.
  • Membership services are not available in connection with any child who receives the majority of instruction through, or is enrolled full-time in, a public school or government-supported program based in the home, such as a charter school, virtual charter school, or independent study program.
  • HSLDA does not provide legal representation for members in matters involving divorce, child custody, or related domestic disputes.

6/11/19 TC