II. Acceptance of Terms
These websites are the property of one or more of the member companies and/or affiliates of the Principal Financial Group, Inc. By linking, referencing, using or accessing websites of The Principal, you agree to these Terms and Conditions, including agreeing to indemnify and hold harmless The Principal from all claims of any nature arising from your access and use of these websites.
These Terms and Conditions may be changed at any time at the sole discretion of The Principal. These Terms and Conditions pertain to all websites of The Principal, including websites owned, operated or sponsored by any of the subsidiaries or affiliates of The Principal.
III. Consent to do Business Electronically
By consenting to do business electronically with the Principal Financial Group (or member companies), you agree that:
• You are who you say you are when logging in and transacting business through our websites.
• If you are logging in on behalf of your employer, you have the appropriate authority to log in and conduct business electronically on its behalf.
• This Consent applies to any transactions conducted through our website.
• You have the right to withdraw this consent at any time by calling - Customer Contact Center at (852) 2827 1233 (for Series 600 and Series 800 members) and (852) 2802 2812 (for Smart Plan and Simple Plan members).
• You will need access to a computer with a current internet browser and an operating system that allows you to save files or print web pages and documents. See software recommendations below for more information.
• The laws of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China (“HKSAR”) shall govern our sites and your use of them.
• Your online activity may be viewed, monitored and recorded to help prevent and detect fraud.
If you do not consent, you will not be able to access account information or conduct transactions online.
IV. Secure Websites
By using, accessing or attempting to access websites of The Principal that require you to log in (these are defined as "secure websites"), you are certifying you are the person legally associated with the username, password, login image and phrase or additional method(s) of authentication being used.
Unauthorized access or use or attempts to access or use secure websites of The Principal is prohibited and may violate applicable law. The Principal may report unauthorized access, use or attempts to access or use to law enforcement.
V. Intellectual Property; Link and Logo Licensing
The content found on websites of The Principal, including without limitation, the text, graphics, videos, selection and arrangement of information, and page layouts, is protected by copyright and other intellectual property laws and treaties. You may download and print copyrighted materials for your personal non-commercial use only. You may not modify, transmit, or distribute any of the copyrighted materials without the specific written consent of The Principal.
Trademarks, service marks and logos used on websites of The Principal are registered and unregistered trademarks, protected by the laws of HKSAR, the United States and other countries worldwide. Trademarks, service marks and logos used on these websites that have been provided by others are the property of their respective owners. You may not use any of the trademarks, service marks or logos found on these websites without the specific written consent of The Principal or their respective owners.
All personal information is subject to our Privacy Statement . The information for the accounts you have with us is kept secure and confidential through multiple security features and procedures.
VII. No Legal or Investment Advice; Calculators/Calculations
The communication discussed in the websites of The Principal is intended to provide general information about the subject matter covered and is provided with the understanding that The Principal is not rendering legal, investment, accounting, or tax advice. You should consult with appropriate counsel or other advisors on all matters pertaining to legal, tax, or accounting obligations and requirements.
This website may also contain video and audio files where the comments were valid on the date the files were recorded. Markets move continuously and you should only rely on current information for any investment decisions.
Retirement and/or financial calculators/calculations which may be provided within these websites are provided solely for you to estimate hypothetical future financial or retirement status. You are responsible for the accuracy of any estimates and should not rely solely on these calculators. Seek advice from qualified providers before you make any investment or retirement decisions.
VIII. Links to Other Sites - Limitation of Liability
The Principal may provide, or third parties may provide, for your convenience and information only, links to other websites. Because The Principal does not have control over these sites, you agree that The Principal is not responsible for any liability resulting from the access or use of sites not owned by The Principal and that The Principal is not responsible for any content, advertising, product, or any other matter or issue, available online, whether linked to, or from, websites of The Principal. Further, you agree that The Principal shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused, or alleged to be caused by or in connection with the use of websites The Principal does not own.
IX. Third Party Applications - Modification Prohibited
The Principal may provide you with access to third-party applications and services through its websites. You agree not to modify, decompile or reverse engineer any such third party applications, or any code related to such third party applications.
X. Termination and Blocking
You agree that The Principal reserves the right to terminate and/or block your use or access of its websites for any reason without prior notice to you.
The Principal reserves the right to monitor your access and use of its websites without notification to you.
XII. Software Recommendations
You can access our websites using a common internet browser available in market like Google Chrome, Internet Explorer or Edge etc. If you're on an older browser and are having issues with our site, we suggest you install a more current browser.
Additional software is needed to view some features on our site, which may include Adobe® Reader, Adobe Flash Player, RealPlayer®, Microsoft®Windows Media® Player, etc.
Software installed to prohibit pop-ups or restricted banner ads might interfere with this site and cause you to experience general errors or frozen pages. We recommend that this software be disabled or un-installed before using this site.
XIII. Export Control
You agree not to export or re-export any Material to countries or persons prohibited under any applicable export control laws. By downloading any Material, you are agreeing that you are not in a country where such export is prohibited and that you are not a person or entity to which such export is prohibited. You are responsible for compliance with the laws of your local jurisdiction regarding the import, export, or re-export of any Material.
XIV. Limitation of Liability
You agree that your access to, and use of, the websites of The Principal and the content thereof is at your risk. You agree that under no circumstances shall The Principal be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, consequential, punitive or exemplary damages arising from viruses, worms, trojan horses or other code that has contaminating or destructive properties or our reference, using, accessing, inability to use or access or linking to or from the websites of The Principal or any errors or omissions in the content thereof. There are some jurisdictions that do not allow for the exclusion of certain warranties or the limitation or exclusion of liability for consequential or incidental damages. Based on this conclusion, the liability of The Principal is limited to the greatest extent permitted by law.
XV. Governing Law; Severability
XVII. Social Media & Blog Commenting
We welcome comments, opinions and questions. Anything threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic or other material that would violate the law will be deleted.
We take our customers' security very seriously. We do not respond to any questions that pertain to a specific individual, account, or financial issue.
We do not endorse any of the third party content posted on our social media properties, nor do we have any control over it. No part of our social media properties are intended to act as a recommendation, suggestion, or testimonial for any service or product.