Before you start selling via Uvodo, make sure your business category and offerings are not prohibited.
Eligibility to sell with Uvodo
To be eligible as a Uvodo merchants, you must meet the following criteria:
You comply with all applicable laws, regulations, and Uvodo's Terms of Service.
Prohibited Products and Services
1. Illegal Goods and Services:
Illegal drugs, substances designed to mimic them, and drug-making equipment.
Services offering fake references or forged identification.
Telecommunications manipulation tools, including jamming devices.
Businesses promoting or engaging in unlawful violence or discrimination based on various characteristics.
Products or services violating local laws.
2. Intellectual Property Infringement:
Unauthorized sale or distribution of copyrighted materials.
Counterfeit goods and illegally imported/exported items.
Unauthorized sale of branded products or services.
Actions facilitating or directly infringing on third-party intellectual property rights.
3. Deceptive or Unfair Practices:
Pyramid schemes and deceptive investment opportunities.
False "get rich quick" schemes.
Valueless services without added benefits.
Reselling government offerings without permission.
Sale of online traffic or engagement.
Negative response marketing and telemarketing.
Predatory mortgage, lending, credit repair, and investment services.
Unsubstantiated incentives as purchase inducements.
Various unfair, deceptive, or predatory businesses.
4. Adult Content and Services:
Pornography and explicit content.
Adult services including prostitution and live chats.
Adult video stores and entertainment venues.
Online dating services.
5. Certain Legal Services:
Law firms collecting funds for non-legal purposes.
Bankruptcy attorneys and bail bonds.
6. Firearms, Explosives, and Hazardous Materials:
Guns, ammunition, explosives, and dangerous substances.
Toxic, flammable, and radioactive materials.
Games of chance, including gambling and internet gambling.
Games of skill with monetary prizes.
Sports forecasting with prizes.
Lotteries and bidding fee auctions.
Cannabis products, dispensaries, and related businesses.
9. Misuse of Uvodo:
Providing false or misleading information.
Processing for undisclosed merchants or products.
Using Uvodo mainly as a virtual terminal.
Transactions without actual goods/services.
Evasion of chargeback monitoring.
Unauthorized sharing of cardholder information.
Cross-border acquiring without permission.
Unauthorized use of Uvodo intellectual property.
This comprehensive list enumerates the products and services that Uvodo prohibits due to legal, ethical, and operational considerations.
Additional Jurisdiction-Specific Prohibitions
United Arab Emirates