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Use of Information and Materials

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Additionally, specifically for usage of S&P Ratings as a subset of such information, you hereby acknowledge and agree to the following Disclaimer:

Copyright © 2012, Standard & Poor's Financial Services LLC ("S&P"). Reproduction of RatingsXpress-Credit Ratings in any form is prohibited except with the prior written permission of S&P. S&P does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, timeliness or availability of any information, including ratings, and is not responsible for any errors or omissions (negligent or otherwise), regardless of the cause, or for the results obtained from the use of ratings. S&P GIVES NO EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR USE. S&P SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTIAL, EXEMPLARY, COMPENSATORY, PUNITIVE, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, COSTS, EXPENSES, LEGAL FEES, or LOSSES (INCLUDING LOST INCOME OR PROFITS AND OPPORTUNITY COSTS) IN CONNECTION WITH ANY USE OF RATINGS. S&P's ratings are statements of opinions and are not statements of fact or recommendations to purchase, hold or sell securities. They do not address the market value of securities or the suitability of securities for investment purposes, and should not be relied on as investment advice.

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AVAILABILITY

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Additional Terms

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Governing Law

Use of this site shall be governed by all applicable Federal laws of the United States of America and the laws of the State of New York.

NOTICE AND PROCEDURE FOR MAKING CLAIMS OF COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT RELATING TO THE ACTIVITIES OF SERVICE PROVIDERS DESIGNATED AGENT

Pursuant to Section 512(c)(2) of the Copyright Revision Act, as amended by the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("Act"), written notice OF ANY CLAIMED COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT RELATING TO THE ACTIVITIES OF SERVICE PROVIDERS UNDER SECTION 512 OF THE ACT must be submitted to the Designated Agent named below. ANY NOTICE SENT TO THE DESIGNATED AGENT MUST MEET THE REQUIREMENTS OF SECTION 512(C)(3) OF COPYRIGHT REVISION ACT, AS AMENDED BY THE DIGITAL MILLENIUM COPYRIGHT ACT.

Service Provider(s): Citigroup Inc. and its affiliates.
Designated to Receive Notification of Claimed Infringement:

Name:Edward E. Niehoff, General Counsel, Operations & Technology
Address:Citigroup Inc.
One Court Square
45th Floor
Long Island City, New York 11120
E-mail:infringementnotice@citi.com
Telephone:(718) 248-2606
FAX:(718) 248-2720

NOTE: ALTHOUGH NOT REQUIRED, IT IS RECOMMENDED THAT NOTIFICATIONS BE SENT BOTH BY FAX AND BY EMAIL AND THAT ANY EMAIL NOTIFICATION INCLUDE "NOTICE OF ALLEGED SERVICE PROVIDER INFRINGEMENT" IN THE SUBJECT LINE OF THE EMAIL.

This contact information is provided only for the purposes stated above. We cannot respond to OTHER INQUIRIES, SUCH AS REQUESTS to open or service accounts or otherwise conduct business with Citigroup or its affiliates.

Other Intellectual Property

Citigroup Inc. is licensed by DataTreasury Corporation under United States Patents: 5,910,988; 6,032,137; 5,717,868; 5,774,663; 5,787,403; 5,899,982; 6,594,647; 6,341,272; 5,974,146; and 6,182,052. The CitiDirect Online Banking system is covered by United States Patents: 5,710,889; 5,890,140; and 6,058,378. The Citi Simplicity Cash Card is covered by United States Patent 8,560,445. Citi's Global Payment Utility System is covered by United States Patent 8,620,805.