Disclosure & Privacy Policy


I hope you enjoy reading my blog…but remember, any practical information given (even though correct at the time of writing) can change, so it’s always best to check.

All information provided is for entertainment purposes only, I am not providing you with medical, legal or other professional advice – hence you use any information from my blog at your own risk.

Occasionally I may be offered products or services at a discounted price, or for free. I always give my honest opinion, findings, beliefs or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.

Occasionally I accept guest posts. The views and opinions expressed in these are entirely the author’s own.

Privacy Policy

At lifebeyondbordersblog.com, it is recognised that privacy of your personal information is important.  Here is information as to what types of personal information is received and collected when you use and visit lifebeyondbordersblog.com, and how your information is safeguarded.  Your information is never sold to third parties.

Log files

As with most other websites, LifeBeyondBordersBlog collects and uses the data contained in log files.  The information contained in log files includes: your IP (Internet Protocol) address, your ISP (your Internet Service Provider, for example AOL or Shaw Cable), the browser you use to visit LifeBeyondBordersBlog  (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited LifeBeyondBordersBlog and which pages your visited throughout LifeBeyondBordersBlog.

Cookies and Web Beacons

Cookies are used on LifeBeyondBordersBlog to store information such as your personal preferences when you visit LifeBeyondBordersBlog. This could include showing you a pop up only once on your visit, or the ability to log into some of LifeBeyondBordersBlog’s features such as forums.
LifeBeyondBordersBlog also uses third party advertisements to support the site.  Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on the site which will also send these advertisers (for example, Google through the Google AdSense programme) information including your IP address, your ISP, the browser you use to visit LifeBeyondBordersBlog and, in some cases, whether you have Flash installed.  This is generally used for geotargeting purposes (showing London real estate ads to someone in London, for example), or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing cooking ads to someone who frequents cooking sites).

* Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on your site.
* Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and other sites on the Internet.
* Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

You can chose to disable or selectively turn off LifeBeyondBorders cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security.  However, this can affect how you are able to interact with LifeBeyondBorders as well as other websites.  This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.

GDPR compliance

* Life Beyond Borders promises to take data safety seriously and we use your private data only to offer a personalized experience.  As mentioned above, cookies are used to track analytics as well to personalize ads.
* Google Analytics is used for analyzing website data.
* Life Beyond Borders has never sold, is not selling and will never sell any of your personal data provided to us
* All affiliates links through any posts are GDPR compliant
* You have the right to:
– be informed regarding how the data is collected and used
– have access to the data about you
– ask us to change the data about you
– ask us to delete the data about you
– ask us to stop sending your newsletters

If you wish to have your information (e.g. comments removed) and you’re an EU resident, please contact Life Beyond Borders.  We are happy to amend/remove your information/comments/email from the mailing list if you contact us.

Secondary copies of commenters/reader contact information is not retained without permission.  Similarly, we do not resell or share your contact information with third parties.   Similarly, once you opt out of the mailing list, you are permanently removed.