For ease and readability, Individual Obligation and its services in the below policies and disclosures will be referred to as ‘we’, ‘us’ and ‘our’.
Changes To Our Policies & Disclosures
These policies and disclosures are subject to change. We will notify you of any changes to our policies and disclosures by posting the modified version on this page.
By then continuing to use our website and services, you will be bound by these modified policies and disclosures. You are encouraged to check the policies and disclosures whenever you access our website or services.
These policies and disclosures were last modified on the 2 of April 2023.
What information is collected about me when I visit?
This blog collects information about your visit, such as name, email address, demographic data and any other information you submit to us. As well as analytics information such as browsing behaviour and IP.
How is my information collected?
Information may be collected through the use of:-
- Facebook Pixel
- Pinterest Tag
- Comments or form submissions when submitting a contact form
- Interacting with any content on our website or services
How is my information used?
We only collect information about your visit to our website and services for the purpose of analyzing content performance and providing personalized ads and services.
We do not sell or trade your personal information. We may share your personalized information only with third-parties that are explicitly mentioned in these policies. For the purposes of analyzing content and providing personalized ads and services.
If you provide an email or any other details through our comments system these will only be used to respond to your comment.
This blog currently uses affiliate and ads marketing. Any individual posts that include these will be clearly identified at the top. These may collect information about your visit to personalize advertisements that may be of interest to you. See our Disclosures for more information.
Will my information be shared?
We believe your information deserves to be treated with care and integrity. We want you to have a pleasant experience browsing our blog and the peace of mind that your information is safe with us. We promise you that your information will not be sold, rented or leased to third parties. We may share collected information with select third parties for analytics, security and to provide services.
- Google Analytics to analyze our content performance
- Cloudflare for security to keep the website secure for you and other
There may be some rare circumstances where we may be compelled by law to release certain information to authorities for legal reasons, the safety of viewers or to prevent harm to others.
Can I stop my information from being collected?
Most information is collected through cookies. You will be notified of this when you first visit the site or after you clear your cookies cache.
If you want more details about cookies, how we use them and how to manage your consent settings, then you should check our Pricacy Policy.
What Rights You Have Over Your Data
European residents legally have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us via our contact form.
If you are not a European resident you can still request for your personal information to be deleted.
Is my Information Secure?
We endeavour to make our website and services as secure as possible. To keep your information as secure as possible we do the following:
- We use security provided by CloudFlare
- We have HTTPS protocols and SSL certification
- Data such as those collected from Google Analytics are stored on their secure servers.
- We do not store any information we collect about you locally.
- Any devices used to access stored data, or the backend of our website or services are installed with up-to-date antivirus software and browsers.
- We use WordPress’ inbuilt security, best practices and we ensure everything is kept up-to-date.
- We use additional security measures with WordFence to prevent and block attacks.
- We use Askimet to prevent and block spam.
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection using Akismet.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
The comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
When using our contact form information is collected on your name, email, IP, the page the form was submitted from. Along with your message, date and time of submission.
We use this information to filter automated spam messages, but also to respond to legit messages. We only use this information to respond to your messages. We do not automatically add you to our newsletters.
You must be at least 18 years old to use our website and services. We do not knowingly collect or use personal information about visitors under 18 years of age. If you are under 18 years of age, you can use the services offered only in conjunction with your parents or guardians consent.
By providing us with your data, you warrant to us that you are over 18 years of age.
The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies, we need your permission.
Terms of Service
All content on this blog is Copyright © 2017 – 2022 Individual Obligation. You may not reuse, copy or plagiarize our content, images or designs without prior written permission. We reserve all rights to our works.
The exceptions to this are:-
- Some of our images are licensed under the Creative Commons CC0.
- Images of third party products or services are copyrighted by their respective owners and are used purely for editorial use on our site.
Limitation of Liability
We try our utmost to provide honest, accurate and responsible content as well as provide a safe and enjoyable environment for our visitors. We try to moderate user-generated content wherever possible. Despite this, we are not responsible for any errors or omissions on this website. We are not liable for user-generated content such as comments that might contain incorrect, offensive or inappropriate content.
Any content posted on this blog is personal opinion and should be taken “as is”. We are not a professional body and we do not claim to provide professional advice. We are not responsible for any outcomes resulting in trying to replicate anything from our content.
This website may contain links to external websites – we are not responsible for these sites. They have their own policies and disclosures which are independent from ours. We try to ensure all external links are safe and reputable for our viewers. Nevertheless, we are not responsible for their security or any viruses they may be infected by at a later date.
If you do find any external links which you have concerns about. You should let us know via the contact form so they can be investigated and if warranted removed or changed. The security and safety of this blog and our visitors are important to us and taken very seriously.
We may block people or terminate their account for any violations of our policies. We will not tolerate inappropriate, malicious or bullying behaviour and will take strict action against it.
This blog is operating from Poland and as such these are the laws that apply to us.
We currently engage in affiliate programs for Amazon, WordPress.com, Bluehost and several other Merchants under the Shareashare network.
Posts that contain affiliate links we will disclose this at the top. Affiliate links do not cost you anything. If you purchase a product using one of our affiliate links we will receive a commission from your purchase which helps us to provide this website as a service to you for free.
Individual Obligation is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk.
Should we provide reviews for any products and services we will do so fairly and unbiased. We will only endorse products and services we have tried or would use ourselves. We will notify readers if we receive any compensation for reviews or any other content. This will state if we have been paid for a review, received items free to review, at a discount, sponsored or for any other reason.
We will always provide a fair and unbiased review regardless of whether we receive anything in return for the review or not.
Any questions or concerns?
If you have any concerns, questions or feel there is something missing. Then please contact us through the contact form or comments below. Or through any of our social media accounts.