Terms of use/Disclosure

Disclosure

Alternative HQ is a Website/blog that has ever changing content and sometimes includes conversations and comments. Alternative HQ contains opinions that are our own, and do not reflect the opinions of any companies we are affiliated with.

You will find links to other websites and some of these links are ‘affiliate’ links. This means, if you click on the link or make a sale, we may make a small amount of commission for the referral. This is at no extra cost to you. You are not obliged to use our links if you do not want to. We find you your best alternatives first and foremost and information is unbiased.

We respectfully remind our readers that the information we present on Alternative HQ is for informational purposes only and should not be seen as any kind of professional advice. We are not professionals and encourage you to seek help from a professional before you take any action e.g.  medical advice or financial advice. We encourage you to do your own further research.

We reserve the right to change how we manage or run Alternative HQ and we may change the focus or content at any time.

Terms Of Use

Please read these Terms of Use (“Terms”, “Terms of Use”) carefully before using the
http://www.alternativehq.com Website, operated by Alternative HQ (“us”, “we”, or “our”).
Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with
these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Service.

By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree
with any part of the terms then you may not access the Service.

Content Liability 

We ensure to the best of our ability that the information we post on our Website is accurate and up to date. We cannot, however, be liable for any inaccurate, incomplete, or out of date information. We are not obliged to constantly check the data of third party websites to safeguard our Website’s accuracy.

Links To Other Web Sites

Our Website may contain links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by Alternative HQ.

Alternative HQ have no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that Alternative HQ 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 use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.

We strongly advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third-party web sites or services that you visit.

Termination

We may terminate or suspend access to our Website immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation if you breach the Terms.

All provisions of the Terms which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.

Governing Law

These Terms shall be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of United Kingdom, without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

Our failure to enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not be considered a waiver of those rights. If any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable by a court, the remaining provisions of these Terms will remain in effect. These Terms constitute the entire agreement between us regarding our Service, and supersede and replace any prior agreements we might have between us regarding the Service.

Changes

We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to modify or replace these Terms at any time. If a revision is material we will try to provide at least 30 days notice prior to any new terms taking effect. What constitutes a material change will be determined at our sole discretion.

By continuing to access or use our website or services after those revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised terms. If you do not agree to the new terms, please stop using the Website.

Privacy Policy

Alternative HQ (“we” “our” or “us”) is sensitive to concerns that personal information collected from its customers (“you” or “your”) be handled respectfully and appropriately.  This Privacy Policy (the “Policy”) discloses the privacy practices for Alternative HQ and applies solely to information collected by the Website http://www.alternativehq.com including any related domains and subdomains (the “Sites”).

What information is collected?

Internet Traffic Data
Internet traffic data includes but is not limited to internet service provider information, collection of IP addresses, entry and exit pages, various operating systems and other such information.  We collect no personally identifying information through this process, and it is used to help analyse user traffic through Alternative HQ to allow for a more customised and enjoyable user experience.

Cookies
We use “cookies” on this Site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive.

We have social media share buttons on our Site; e.g. Facebook, Twitter, Google + and Pinterest. This enables users to share our content on social platforms via their personal accounts.  No personal information is collected, and this tracked information is retained only during the active session.

We use Mail Munch to collect email addresses from our subscribers. These are voluntary submissions such as name and email address during form submissions. This information is used to contact you about the information on our Site in which you have expressed interest.

Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us or request that we discontinue sending of email and other communications at any time by contacting us at hello@alternativehq.com or clicking unsubscribe at the bottom of our emails.

Turning off cookies

If you want to turn off cookies you can do so but the Site may not work as expected, and you may come across errors. If you are using Chrome:

  1. Select Settings.
  2. Click Show advanced settings.
  3. In the “Privacy” section, click the Content settings button.
  4. In the “Cookies” section, you can change to your preferred setting.

If you are using Internet Explorer:

  1. Click the Tools menu or the Gear button. If you don’t see either, press Alt.
  2. Click Internet options.
  3. Click the Privacy tab.
  4. Click the Advanced button.
  5. Click Block for First-party Cookies and Third-party Cookies.
  6. Click the Always allow session cookies box.
  7. Click OK to save your changes.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
We are the sole owners of the information collected on the Sites. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. We will not sell, rent or otherwise share this information with any other individual or business entity, except as reasonably necessary to provide products, materials, or services to you.
We will use your information to respond to you, and will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill your request.
Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about information or services, or changes to this privacy policy.

Updates
Our Privacy Policy may change from time to time and all updates will be posted on this page.
If have any questions about this Privacy Policy, you may contact us via email at hello@alternativehq.com.