The Mouse For Less Frequently Asked Questions

 

Please read this entire FAQ to discover all the unique features that are available to you as a TheMouseForLess member.

Disclaimer: TheMouseForLess is in NO WAY affiliated with The Walt Disney Company. All Disney images posted to the TheMouseForLess list and web site are the property of the Walt Disney Company.

TABLE OF CONTENTS

I. SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

II. FACEBOOK GROUP MANAGEMENT

III. COPYRIGHT INFORMATION AND DISCLAIMER

IV. TERMS OF USE AND POSTING RULES

V. THE MOUSE FOR LESS ON THE INTERNET

VI. THE MOUSE FOR LESS CONTACT INFO

VII. MARKETING DISCLOSURE

I. SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS

IMPORTANT NOTICE: For the best MFL Deals, please visit the Member Savings section of the TheMouseForLess web site. This is where the various resort, transportation, ticket and other hot deals for MFL members are located. Also, be sure to check out our Walt Disney World Current Code and Discount page, Disney Cruise Line Current Code and Discount page and Universal Orlando Current Code and Discount page for the latest discounts and savings information.

TheMouseForLess now has it’s own official Travel Agency, The Magic For Less Travel. TMFLT will find you the best possible price at the time you book your reservation, and can often reduce the cost of your vacation, even after you book! This service is completely free to you. Why not contact them today?

See question #1 in the “Facebook Group Management” section of this FAQ to find out how you can receive only the most valuable money saving messages from the group.

Submit any questions not answered by this FAQ to info@themouseforless.com

Please notify Carol at Carol @ themouseforless.com if you find any errors or bad links in this FAQ.

II. FACEBOOK GROUP MANAGEMENT

The Facebook group The Mouse For Less Disney Travel Discounts Savings and Planning is sponsored by The Mouse For Less http://www.themouseforless.com/ and The Magic For Less Travel http://www.themagicforless.com/

We are here to respectfully share our passion for all things Disney, and share ways to enjoy our passion while saving money. We have just a few rules to help keep everything running in a smooth, friendly and informative way.

Please feel free to invite your Disney friends to come and join us in this safe and fun community! In order to keep this group family friendly, please observe the following rules.

WHAT IS NOT ALLOWED ON THE MOUSE FOR LESS FACEBOOK GROUP

You may not block any Admin of this group.

No posting links to illegal sites or pornography.

No profane language. Try and keep it clean, folks.

No bullying or behavior that negatively targets other members.

While we do not censor, certain topics and posts may be deleted or closed at the Admins discretion.

No selling of anything.

No solicitation, or advertising of any kind is allowed. No posting links to your own website, blog, podcast, Facebook group/page, commercial sites, etsy site, etc. No posting a photo of your craft or item just so you can mention that you sell the item.

No posting of referral, affiliate, Uber and other links for which you receive some benefit.

No posting information for travel agencies other than our sponsor www.themagicforless.com This includes contact information, travel agent’s name, and links. This also includes mentioning that you are a travel agent either directly or implied or posting links that are a springboard to other travel agencies.

No posts linking to other Facebook groups.

No posting of contests, fundraiser, and gofundme type links by members. This includes affiliate links and links to “vote” for someone or something via click, like or website view. Admins may post legitimate contests from time to time.

We do our best to follow official Disney rules and policies. We ask that members do the same and not post tricks or techniques to circumvent Disney’s official policies. These posts will be deleted.

You may use the events tab to arrange for a specific meet for The Mouse For Less, The Magic For Less Travel, or Be Our Guest Podcast communities.

Do not post your personal information in the group. This includes your address and/or phone number. This is for your protection.

Do not contact group member via Private Message to do any of the above prohibited activities.

Links to news article are limited to news about the Disney and Universal destinations posted by official news outlets. If a news topic or article is already posted, links posted after the original link that share the same information as the original post will be deleted. That way, all of the conversation on the topic stays in one place.

If you have any questions or comments about the administration of this group, please contact one of the admins privately. Do not post these types of questions.

 

 

 

 

III. COPYRIGHT INFORMATION AND DISCLAIMER

1. Who is the owner of TheMouseForLess.com (aka TheMouseForLess) and what copyright information is available?

Copyright 1999-2017 The Magic for Less, LLC. You must obtain written permission to use any content on this web site. By contributing material to this web site, users are granting TheMouseForLess.com a royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive and irrevocable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute any message (in whole or in part) worldwide and to include it in other works in any other form, media, or technology. Please refer to other sections of the MFL FAQ for complete terms of use information. All Disney images, Disney sounds, Disney media, and any other Disney content are copyrighted by The Walt Disney Company, and are used to help promote their product. Anything found on this site that is copyrighted elsewhere, is used in compliance with the Fair Use Act of 1993, as stated below:

17 U.S.C. 107 (1988 & Supp. IV 1993). Section 107 provides in part:

Notwithstanding the provisions of sections 106 and 106A, the fair use of a copyrighted work, including such use by reproduction in copies or photo records or by any other means specified by that section, for purposes such as criticism, comment, news reporting, teaching (including multiple copies for classroom use), scholarship, or research, is not an infringement of copyright. In determining whether the use made of a work in any particular case is a fair use the factors to be considered shall include:

(a) the purpose and character of the use, including whether such use is of a commercial nature or is for nonprofit educational purposes;

(b) the nature of the copyrighted work;

(c) the amount and substantiality of the portion used in relation to the copyrighted work as a whole; and

(d) the effect of the use upon the potential market for or value of the copyrighted work.

2. TheMouseForLess.com Disclaimer Information

Disclaimer: TheMouseForLess is in NO WAY affiliated with The Walt Disney Company. All Disney images found on this web site are the undisputed property of the Walt Disney Company. TheMouseForLess, its webmaster and its partners have no control over vendors/web sites that are listed on this site. Access to any vendors/web sites linked to TheMouseForLess is at your own risk. We are not responsible for content available or actions of any other vendors/Internet site.

The information presented in this website have been gathered by TheMouseForLess for the enjoyment of readers. TheMouseForLess makes every effort to ensure the integrity and accuracy of our website. We can make no promise whatsoever as to the correctness of the content presented in TheMouseForLess.com. If you discover an error, please inform us by sending an email to: info@themouseforless.com. All of the information presented in TheMouseForLess.com is unofficial and subject to change without notice. Please call WDW direct at (407) W-DISNEY, or visit their web pages, to confirm any information found in these pages before your visit to Walt Disney World. Usage of this website constitutes your understanding that we can not be held responsible for errors in information presented through this website and that you will hold harmless TheMouseForLess, its webmaster and its partners from any liability due to informational error.

TheMouseForLess, its webmaster and its partners, are under no obligation to review posts submitted to our Facebook Group, chats or TheMouseForLess Yahoo Group message list. TheMouseForLess, its webmaster and its partners assume no responsibility or liability relating to any such postings made by users of this website. However, if we so choose to monitor the postings we may decline to accept, edit and/or remove any posting that contains the following:

– Personal information such as phone numbers, social security numbers, account numbers, addresses, or employer references.
– Messages posted by users impersonating others.
– Any unlawful, threatening, abusive, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, profane, hateful, racial, ethnic or otherwise objectionable material.
– Advertisements or solicitations of any kind that are not approved by TheMouseForLess.
– Messages that offer unauthorized downloads of any copyrighted or private information.
– Chain letters, pronographic, jokes or political messages of any kind.

Access to, and use of, password protected and/or secure areas of TheMouseForLess.com are restricted to authorized users only. Unauthorized individuals attempting to access any such area of this site may be subject to prosecution.

IV. TERMS OF USE AND POSTING RULES

The terms of use outlined in this section apply to the TheMouseForLess email list and Yahoo Groups web site, TheMouseForLess.com web site, Facebook Group, chat rooms, and all other TheMouseForLess forums and publications where applicable.

1. Are there any reasons for which I might be involuntarily banned from the Facebook Group?

Yes! Conversation on group must always be kept friendly and courteous. Trolls and troublemakers, and those who ignore the posting rules outlined in this FAQ will either be moderated (having their messages edited or deleted) or unsubscribed immediately and without warning.

2. Is there any correct protocol to follow when posting a message to the TheMouseForLess  Facebook Group?

Participation in any and all of The Mouse For Less groups and web site public areas must be for lawful purposes only. Users may not post messages that are threatening, abusive, defamatory, vulgar, obscene or otherwise insulting or objectionable. Users may not post messages that encourage criminal behavior or infringe upon the rights or inhibit the enjoyment of others. By joining the The Mouse For Less Facebook Group, members and users agree that they will not attempt to contact any member or user privately regarding any message posted to the The Mouse For Less group or public forums in a manner which could be construed as inappropriate, unwelcomed or abusive.

Solicitation or advertisement of any kind including for the purpose of sales, contributions, publicity, votes or the gathering information is not permitted on The Mouse For Less Facebook Group and other MFL forums without first receiving approval from the list owner. Solicitation is defined as any message which will promote, advertise, result in sales, monetary gain (either immediate or in the future), information gathering or charitable contributions for a web page, news letter, forum, private person, business or organization to which the poster owns or is associated with in any official capacity. Solicitation for charities or special projects is prohibited for any user. Posting any of the messages described in this section to The Mouse For Less Group could result in being placed on moderation or being involuntarily banned from The Mouse For Less Group. Additionally, posting SPAM, solicitation or profanity to any The Mouse For Less Group or MFL forum will result in your ISP being contacted and your message being forward to agencies who seek to put a halt to such net abuse, and/or litigation when deemed necessary. All such messages as those described above will be deleted from the message archives and forums immediately upon posting.

Since the The Mouse For Less Facebook Group is supported by The Magic For Less Travel, we ask as a courtesy to our sponsor that travel agencies, tour operators and all other sellers of travel refrain from advertising on the group. Additionally, we request that “ads” for travel agencies, other than the sponsor agency, not be posted to the The Mouse For Less Group.

When posting to the The Mouse For Less Facebook Group, users should exercise caution and not post any message that would compromise their safety or the personal safety of anyone else. We discourage the use of full names and the posting of personal information such as a private mailing address or phone number to the The Mouse For Less Group.

 

 

 

3. Is the The Mouse For Less Facebook Group moderated?

The Mouse For Less Facebook Group practice “moderation on demand.” For the most part, all messages post to the Facebook Group are left as is. However, if the list owner and /or moderators feel that certain threads or subjects may result in debates that are not conducive to the general theme or “spirit” of the The Mouse For Less Facebook Group, they reserve the right to “moderate, edit or delete as needed” such messages or “potential messages” without notification or explanation to the author(s).

In addition, if any The Mouse For Less Facebook member consistently disregards formatting posting rules such as failure to delete excess quoted material, limit signature lines or change subject lines to reflect the topic of the messages, the author(s) of such posts may have their messages edited by list owners or moderators as needed and without notification or explanation to the author(s).

4. Who owns the messages posted to the The Mouse For Less Facebook Group or material posted on the TheMouseForLess.com web site?

By posting messages to The Mouse For Less Facebook Group or submitting material for publication on TheMouseForLess.com, users are granting the list and web site owners a royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive and irrevocable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute any message (in whole or in part) worldwide and to include it in other works in any other form, media, or technology.

Users may not join the The Mouse For Less Facebook Group for the purpose of “collecting” information, tips or any other list material posted to their private email boxes or the TheMouseForLess archives without first receiving written approval by the list owner. No messages, tips or information posted to the The Mouse For Less Facebook Group, archives or TheMouseForLess.com may be reproduced, posted to other forums, email lists, Facebook Group, news letters, web sites or otherwise published (either electronically or in hard copy) or broadcasted in any form without the written permission of the list owner.

The Mouse For Less is not responsible for the content of messages posted by users to the The Mouse For Less Facebook Group or other public forums.

5. What do I do if I don’t like the way things are going on the The Mouse For Less Facebook Group?

Complaints concerning posting issues or general The Mouse For Less Facebook Group subject matter, should be sent via private email to the list owner at info @themouseforless.com. The group admins will make every possible effort to solve your problem and make the TheMouseForLess list and web site forums a pleasant experience for all members.

From time to time you may receive what we here at TheMouseForLess like to refer to as “Gentle Reminders” concerning various posting issues on any of our MFL forums. No TheMouseForLess list member or forum user should take these reminders personally, as we all forget from time to time or need a little instruction. If we all cooperate with the posting rules outlined in this document, problems on the TheMouseForLess List and MFL forums should be minimal.

6. Can you explain the personal responsibility I assume by using or posting to The Mouse For Less Facebook Group?

Users posting to any Facebook Group or any public site do so at their own risk. The TheMouseForLess group owners and admins take no responsibility for the content or the validity of the information posted to The Mouse For Less Group by other group members and web site users. The Mouse For Less owners and admins do not advocate the breaking of Disney rules or the cheating of any system as a way of saving money or getting to any Disney theme park. The Mouse For Less Group owners and admins take no responsibility, financial or otherwise, for the payments, shipping, cancellations or any aspect of the transactions or arrangements that occur between members or users as the result of a posting on the The Mouse For Less Facebook Group, or chat room. Nor do The Mouse For Less owners and admins take any responsibility for payments, shipping, cancellations or any aspect of the transactions that occur as the result of the use of an affiliate, referral or other links located or posted on The Mouse For Less Group or web site. The Mouse For Less owners and admins take no responsibility for the personal safety of any member or forum user during any meetings arranged on the The Mouse For Less Facebook Group. And finally, The Mouse For Less owners and admins take no responsibility for any illegal activity, physical or mental or financial harm, or personal harassment that may come to any list member or forum user as a result of any message or information which they personally or another member or user posts to any of The Moue For Less Facebook Group or MFL public areas.

 

 

 

 

V. THE MOUSE FOR LESS ON THE INTERNET

1. Are there other places where I can find TheMouseForLess related info?

There are massive amounts of list info located on The Mouse For Less Facebook Group, The Mouse For Less Facebook Page, The Mouse For Less on Pinterest, The Mouse For Less Twitter Feed, The Mouse For Less YouTube Channel, as well as other locations on the internet, such as the TheMouseForLess Home page.

2. What kinds of info will I find on the TheMouseForLess web site?

The public TheMouseForLess web site is located at TheMouseForLess.com. Here one can find a list of Current Discount Codes and Money Saving Tips.

 

Don’t forget to sign up for our fantastic newsletters which contains all of the last Disney news or Magical Notification, and receive our email alerts about special money saving promotions to Disney destinations.

3. Everyone who posts to the TheMouseForLess list seems to use acronyms that I don’t understand. How can I find out what they mean?

Consult the “TheMouseForLess Acronyms List” on our site for a list of acronyms and abbreviations that you will find used on our website, as well as the Yahoo Group, Facebook, Twitter and other social media sites.

 

4. Is there anything I can do to help to promote our list?

There sure is! Pin pictures and graphics from your favorite pages on TheMouseForLess and link back to that page. Every little bit helps to get the word out about our wonderful community.

5. Okay this site is all about getting the best value for my money on my Disney vacation. So what TheMouseForLess resources best help me to do that?

The very first place on the TheMouseForLess web site that you should check out is the Member Savings section of the TheMouseForLess web site. This is where the various resort, transportation, ticket and other hot deals for MFL members are located. Look for Member Savings in the index on the left side of the page. Also, be sure to watch the banner to the right of the MFL logo at the top of the page. Clicking on it could take you to special offers just for MFL members.

Additionally, TheMouseForLess has it’s own official Travel Agency, The Magic For Less Travel. TMFLT will find you the best possible price at the time you book your reservation, and can often reduce the cost of your vacation, even after you book! Plus TMFLT consultants will work with you to help you get exactly what you want for the best possible value. This service is completely free to you. Why not contact them today?

Finally, don’t forget to check out our Current Code Page for the latest discounts and savings.

VI. THE MOUSE FOR LESS CONTACT INFO

Please feel free to contact our moderators if you have a specific question about any area of the TheMouseForLess.com or the TheMouseForLess list.

• To contact a list moderator, send email to Info@themouseforless.com.

• For all other MFL list and MFL web site inquiries email Linda at Linda@themouseforless.com

VII. MARKETING DISCLOSURE

We only provide links to merchant sites that

* are relevant to the content of websites owned by TheMouseForLess.com.
* we think may interest you.

Visit our Marketing Disclosure page for complete details.