1. Digital products should be purchased directly from their authors or their official representatives. If it is not possible, such purchase must be agreed with administration in advance. "Novice" (must be registered in the club at least one month before organizing and have all his/her contributions paid in full. New members have the right to organize only one co-buying at a time). "Club Member" (have the right to organize up to 3 co-buying simultaneously). "Organizer" (have the right to be in charge of up to 5 co-buying simultaneously). "Moderator" (number of simultaneous co-buying organized by Moderators depends on what other groups this members participate in at the same time and additional team privileges). "Administrator" (have the right to sponsor unlimited numbers of co-buying simultaneously). 2. Any user, regardless of status, can start a new thread or repeat a previously completed co-buying. 3. A new thread of co-buying should be created in an appropriate category of the forum’s section for digital products, and maintained according to the Co-buying threads creation rules.4. If a thread’s creator cannot serve as its organizer (due to noncompliance with paragraph 2 or any other reason), an organizer is determined while participants are joining the co-buying. His/her nickname is marked in red in the participants list. 5. In order to apply for co-buying organizing, you have to become a member first. It is done by clicking "Join" button. The "Organize" button becomes available after that. This enables you to submit your application for co-buying organizing. 6. Requests for organizing by users with "Club Member" status are being pre-moderated and may be refused without explanation. 7. Only users with "Organizer" status can appoint themselves as organizers for all threads for co-buying with regard to the number of simultaneous co-buying limits. Users with "Moderator" status can appoint themselves as organizers for all threads for co-buying, provided they have "Organizer" status at the same time. 8. An organizer is fully assigned into his/her status only after his/her nickname is marked in red in the participants list. 9. Co-buying deadlines are determined by organizer at their discretion. They can be adjusted in the process of participant signup, if it becomes necessary. 10. Changing original specification/packaging of digital product(s) is not allowed in an ongoing co-buying. An organizer can offer only the product acquired by him/her personally as a free bonus to the base product of a particular co-buying. Digital products previously purchased through co-buying cannot be offered as a free bonus to the following co-buying. 11. The key steps in conducting co-buying are described in detail in Organizer’s rights and responsibilities. 12. Participants can join to the main list of co-buying with "Open" status only. At the same time, participants may leave from co-buying up to the point when an organizer announces the contributions collection start. 13. The organizer should announce the contributions collection start at least 2 days in advance (but not earlier than 9 days in advance). Such ads are displayed, along with the date, in the co-buying thread, as well as in the announcement rotator in the "Upcoming contributions collections" list under the forum’s heading. 14. Right after the contributions collection start, the co-buying thread is adjusted to an "Active" status. At this stage, participants who failed to enroll into the co-buying main list, may still enroll into the reserve list up until an organizer suspends the enrollment. 15. Participants of co-buying (on both main and reserve lists) should pay their contributions within 5 days after payment details receipt. Co-buying organizer should to acknowledge contribution receipt from a participant within 3 days. 16. If a voluntary membership due is added into a payment, it is 5% of the estimated payment (but not less than $1). 17. An organizer, who was in charge of a previously completed digital product co-buying, or a regular member who participated in it, are not allowed to organize recurring co-buying. 18. Recurring co-buying may start only after preceding co-buying are completed. 19. New users are not allowed to organize recurring co-buying. 20. Any organizer may be in charge of only one recurring co-buying at the same time.