RICH Club: Terms and Conditions

Membership and Guest Registration Waiver

Upon submitting this application, applicant does hereby acknowledge reading, understanding and adhering to the fact that publications, meetings, workshops, seminars, etc., produced, sponsored or promulgated by the Realty Investment Club of Houston (RICH Club) are designed to provide author’s or speaker’s opinion in regard to subject matter. Such opinion is promulgated with the understanding that neither RICH Club nor its individual authors, officers, directors, staff, or volunteers are thus engaged in rendering legal, accounting or professional service. If legal or other expert assistance is required, the services of a competent professional person should be sought. Similarly, public recognition of merchants or vendors offering special discounts or services to RICH Club members shall not be construed as representing any form of warranty, endorsement or guarantee of such service, nor of member satisfaction therewith. RICH Club and its officers, directors, volunteers, staff and authors thus specifically disclaim any corporate or personal liability for any loss or risk as a consequence of the use or application, either directly or indirectly, of any service, product, advice or information provided. 

Applicant does hereby allow RICH Club the use and distribution of the information provided on the membership application unless otherwise stated in writing, and agrees and acknowledges that: (i) applicant has received a copy of the code of ethics or has been provided access to this document; Click here to access the Code of Ethics (ii) at any time RICH Club has the unconditional right to vote not to accept the applicant as a member in its sole and absolute discretion, whereupon the applicant’s dues shall be promptly refunded to the applicant at the applicant’s address on file; and (iii) at any time RICH Club has the right to revoke or suspend an applicant’s membership.

Applicant does hereby agree to abide by the RICH Club Code of Ethics and Conduct and all RICH Club established Policies and Procedures. These documents are posted in the on-line library in the Members Area and on the bottom of each web page.

Recurring Billing Waiver

I DO HEREBY AUTHORIZE MY MEMBERSHIP BE RENEWED ANNUALLY, BASED ON THE MEMBERSHIP I/WE SELECTED AND THAT THE APPROPRIATE CHARGES (if any) BE APPLIED TO MY CREDIT CARD ON FILE. SHOULD I WISH TO DISCONTINUE MY MEMBERSHIP, I SHALL COMPLY TO REALTY INVESTMENT CLUB OF HOUSTON’S POLICY TO SEND A WRITTEN NOTIFICATION VIA ELECTRONIC OR REGULAR MAIL 3 DAYS PRIOR TO THE NEXT RECURRING BILLING DATE. I UNDERSTAND ALL SUCH NOTIFICATIONS MUST BE SENT TO:

Realty Investment Club of Houston
1001 West Loop S
Suite 550
Houston, TX 77027
Email: Contact Us

Membership Refund Policy

Annual Memberships: are refundable in the first 30 days, pending approval by the Executive Director, Board President or RICH Board. Conditionally, we also offer a 1 year refund policy under the following conditions:

  1. You must attend at least 6 Main Monthly Meetings, which are all held on the first Saturday of every month, 2nd Saturday in January, July, & September
  2. After one year, if your membership automatically renews, you may request a refund in the first 30 days if you have not attended any meetings, events, seminars, workshops or purchased anything through RICH Club with a member discount, from the automatic renewal date.

Related/Couples/Business Members

If you purchased a membership with more than one member on it, please send the following information to RICH Club from the Contact Us 

  1. Contact’s name
  2. Contact's mailing address
  3. Contact’s email address
  4. Contact’s phone number

Once this information has been received, your additional person(s) on your membership will receive an email with a “password reset link.” Please have each person click on this link to continue setting up their profile.

Note: If you RENEWED a membership with more than one person on it, the affiliate members on your account should have automatically updated, but it's a good idea to still click on RELATED MEMBERS to verify it.  If you encounter any problems or need to change a member, please contact the RICH Club office at Contact Us

Event Cancellation Policy

Unless otherwise noted in the Event Payment Details, as a general rule, refunds may be obtained provided that cancellations are received at least 7 days prior to the Event. However, refunds for events are not guaranteed. Refunds depend upon the policies of 3rd party vendors and other factors. By registering for this event, you understand that you may not receive a full refund should you need to withdraw. All cancellation and refund requests should be made to the RICH Club from the Contact Us page or by calling (713) 947-7424.

If you have any questions regarding this Cancellation Policy, please contact RICH Club from the Contact Us  page or by calling (713) 947-7424.

Event Waiver/Disclaimer

RICH Club does not exist to render and does not give legal, tax, economic or investment advice and disclaims all liability for the actions or inaction taken or not as a result of communications from or to its members, officers, directors, employees, and contractors. Each individual should consult his/her own professional advisor.

Realty Investment Club of Houston publishes general real estate educational information to help further your full or part time real estate career. Our goal is to educate the investor based on information edited from material contributed by leaders in the real estate investing, legal, accounting, property management, financial, legislative and other related professions.

Realty Investment Club of Houston makes every effort to produce and publish the most current and accurate information possible. Moreover, because of the ever-changing laws relating to landlord-tenant relationships and other aspects of real estate, specific application of any of our material to a member’s individual situation should be made only with the advice of local legal counsel.  No warranties, expressed or implied, are provided for the data we publish, its use or its interpretation.

Realty Investment Club of Houston, its officers and the contributing members specifically disclaim any liability for loss or risk, personal or otherwise, which may be incurred as a consequence, directly or indirectly, of the use or application of any of the ideas, concepts, techniques, forms, documents or contents presented or implied at meetings or other educational forums presented by this association.

By attending any of the activities provided by this association, the member hereby releases, discharges and agrees to indemnify the Realty Investment Club of Houston, its respective officers, directors, members, employees and/or contractors, past or present, from any and all liabilities associated with our organization.

The membership of any person or company in any membership category may be terminated by the Board of Directors if RICH determines that the member or company is engaging in any activity or program which competes with RICH without the prior permission of the Board of Directors of RICH. I/We hereby release The Realty Investment Club of Houston, Inc. (DBA Realty Investment Club of Houston) and any of its associated or affiliated companies, their directors, officers, agents, employees, members and customers and appointed advertising agencies from any and all claims of every kind that arise from my/our participation at or in this organization.
The viewpoints expressed and methods promoted by speakers at RICH Club events are not necessarily those of the officers, board, employees, staff, or leaders of the association.

 NOTE:  This application is subject to review by the RICH Board.  Applicants after August 5, 2017 are not eligible to vote in the RICH Board elections until after the current election cycle ends on September 2nd, 2017.