Terms & Conditions

Disclaimer

All of the content contained on the theblondeangel.com is edited, checked, and verified for accuracy as much as it is possible to do so. However, we cannot guarantee either its accuracy or the safety of any external links it might contain. theblondeangel.com, as well as its owners, affiliates, and contributing authors can therefore not be held responsible for any problems or damage that occurs as a result of making use of material contained on our site. All of the content on theblondeangel.com is our own unless stated otherwise(in which we do have the permission to use that content i.e photos etc.) and may therefore not be used under any circumstances without written permission from the owner, Zaendré, of theblondeangel.com. In some cases, some content that is not ours, but we have permission / have purchase the rights to use, may not require us / obligate us to reference or credit the original owner, photographer etc. and therefore in a case where we don’t credit a photo it may not be assumed to be free of use. In a case where we do credit a photo of any other content, the visitor may not use that same content without the rights from the original owner. Sharing our content is welcomed but the link should lead directly back to our site, unless arranged otherwise. The content written on this site is our own opinion and are by no means used to badmouth any companies.

Use of Site

The website hosts a blog, of which is equipped with commenting facilities as well as sharing. While we invite you to share your opinions and questions in this way, they must not be used to distribute spam messages, post commercial advertisements, or spread links to malicious or dangerous websites. We do retain the right to moderate any comment or written content submitted to the theblondeangel.com website and to remove any content deemed to have violated our policies.

This site and its content may not be copied, posted, transmitted, reproduced, republished, uploaded, or distributed. ‘Deep-linking’, ’embedding’, or using analogous technology is strictly prohibited. Unauthorized use of this site and/or the materials contained on this site may violate applicable copyright, trademark, or other intellectual property laws and other laws.

In the context of the World Wide Web, deep linking (according to Google)is the use of a hyperlink that links to a specific, generally searchable or indexed, piece of web content on a website (e.g., “http://example.com/path/page”), rather than the website’s home page (e.g., “http://example.com/”).

Embedded Posts (according to Google) are a simple way to put public posts – by a Page or a person on Facebook – into the content of your web site or web page. Only public posts from Facebook Pages and profiles can be embedded.

Our Rights 

Rights for TheBlondeAngel / thebondeangel.com are reserved to:

  1. Modify or withdraw, temporarily or permanently, the Website (or any part of) with or without notice to you and you confirm that we shall not be liable to you or any third party for any modification to or withdrawal of the Website; and/or theblondeangel.com reserves the right to modify the Website (or any part of) following such change shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such change. It is your responsibility to check regularly to determine whether the Conditions have been changed. If you disagree to any change of these Conditions you must immediately stop using the Website.
  2. We will use our reasonable endeavors to maintain the Website. The Website is subject to change without notice. You will not be eligible for any compensation because you cannot use any part of the Website or because of a failure, suspension or withdrawal of all or part of the Website due to circumstances beyond our control.

Privacy Policy 

(At certain points in the theblondeangel.com website navigation, you may be asked to share your email address or other personal identifying information with us). We are committed to protecting your privacy. This privacy policy applies to all the web pages related to this website.

All the information gathered in the online forms will only be used to personally identify users that subscribe to our service. The information will not be used for anything other than which is stated in the Terms & Conditions of use. None of the information you as the end user give will be sold or made available to anyone! Your email address will only be used to send you the theblondeangel.com notifications and/or to alert you to any information that you have specifically requested you be notified about. The Site may collect certain information about your visit, such as the name of your Internet service provider and the IP address through which you access the Internet – the date and time you’ve accessed the Site; the pages that you access while on the Site, and the Internet address of the Web site (Google Chrome; Mozilla Firefox; etc.) from which you linked directly to the TheBlondeAngel site. This information is used to help improve our Site, to examine trends, and to administer the Site.

We may need to change this policy from time to time (without notice) in order to address new issues and reflect changes on our site. We will post those changes here so that you will always know what information we gather from our end users, how we might use that given information, and whether or not we will disclose that information to anyone. Please make sure to refer back to this policy regularly. If you have any questions or concerns about our privacy policy, please send us an e-mail at zaendre@gmail.com with Blog Privacy in the subject.

By using this website, you accept our Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to this policy or if you are not sure you agree, please do not use our site. Continued use of the website following the posting of changes to the terms will mean that you accept those changes.

 Cookie/Tracking Technology

The Site may use “cookie and tracking technology” depending on the features offered. Cookie and tracking technology are useful for gathering information such as browser type and operating system, understanding how visitors use the Site and tracking the number of visitors to the Site. Cookies can also help customize the Site for visitors. Your personal information cannot be collected via cookies and other tracking technology; however, cookies may be tied to personally identifiable information previously provided. Aggregate cookies and tracking information may be shared with third parties.

 Third Party Links 

In an attempt to provide increased value to our end users, we may provide some links to other websites with resources. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for such external websites or resources, and do not endorse and are not liable or responsible in any way, directly or indirectly, for the privacy practices or the content (including misrepresentative or defamatory content – damaging the good reputation of someone; slanderous or libellous.) of such sites, including (without limitation) any products, advertising or other services or materials on or available from such websites or resources, nor for any loss or offence caused, damage or alleged to be caused by, in connection with the use of or reliance on any such content, services and goods available on such external websites or resources.

Monitoring

 We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor any activity and content associated with the Website. We may investigate any reported violation of these Terms and Conditions or complaints and take any action that we deem appropriate (which may include, but is not limited to, issuing warnings, suspending, terminating, or attaching conditions to your access and/or removing any materials from the Website).

 Law 

The Terms and Conditions will be exclusively governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of South Africa whose Courts will have exclusive jurisdiction in any dispute, save that we have the right, at our sole discretion, to commence and pursue proceedings in alternative jurisdictions.

The designs, photos, printing on any merchandise, if available, as well as the written content remain the property of The Blonde Angel / theblondeangel.com and may not be reproduced or copied in any way! If in any case a photo is used that is not our property(taken by our team), we do have the right to use and does not enable anyone else to use freely, unless they have the permission from the original owner.

 Intellectual Property

 The Site and all of its original content are the sole property of theblondeangel.com and are, as such, fully protected by the appropriate international copyright and other intellectual property rights laws.

 Changes to This Agreement

 The Blonde Angel reserves the right to modify, add to or remove from portions or the whole of these Terms of Service at any time. Your decision to continue to visit and make use of the Site after such changes have been made constitutes your formal acceptance of the new Terms of Service.Therefore, we ask that you check and review this Agreement for such changes on an occasional basis. Should you not agree to any provision of this Agreement or any changes we make to this Agreement, we ask and advise that you do not use or continue to access the theblondeangel.com site immediately.

Consent

I understand that all the designs and trademarks are registered to The Blonde Angel (theblondeangel.com) and hereby accept the terms and conditions. I undertake not to copy/duplicate the trademarks and designs directly or indirectly in anyway and understand the legal implications thereof. Should I be found to be in violation of this agreement I understand that I will be held liable for all legal costs incurred by The Blonde Angel for any civil action or any legal action deemed necessary against me.