Privacy Policy

The Obiter Dicter website and its owners (“Obiter Dicter“) take a proactive approach to user privacy and ensure the necessary steps are taken to protect the privacy of its users throughout their visiting experience.

Cookies

Obiter Dicter uses cookies to improve the user’s experience while visiting the website. Where applicable, Obiter Dicter uses a cookie control system allowing the user on their first visit to the website to allow or disallow the use of cookies on their computer / device. Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from Obiter Dicter on to their computers’ hard drives, they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from Obiter Dicter and its external serving vendors.

Obiter Dicter uses tracking software to monitor its visitors to better understand how they use it. This software is provided by Google Analytics which uses cookies to track visitor usage. The software will save a cookie to your computer’s hard drive in order to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website, but will not store, save or collect personal information. You may read Google’s privacy policy here for further information.

Other cookies may be stored on your computer’s hard drive by external vendors when this website uses referral programs, sponsored links or advertisements. Such cookies are used for conversion and referral tracking and typically expire after 30 days, though some may take longer. No personal information is stored, saved or collected by Obiter Dicter.

Subscription

Obiter Dicter may use any information submitted to provide you with further information about the products / services they offer or to assist you in answering any questions or queries you may have submitted. Obiter Dicter operates an email subscription program to inform subscribers about products and services supplied by Obiter Dicter. Users can subscribe through an online automated process at their own discretion.  All personal details relating to subscriptions are held securely and Obiter Dicter does not pass on any personal details to third parties.

Subscribers are given the opportunity to unsubscribe at any time through an automated system. If an automated unsubscription system is unavailable, Obiter Dicter will send you clear and detailed instructions on how to unsubscribe.

External Links

Although Obiter Dicter only seeks to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised to adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website. Obiter Dicter cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website. Therefore users should note that they click on external links at their own risk and Obiter Dicter shall not be liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links as aforementioned.

Advertisements and sponsored content

Obiter Dicter may contain sponsored links and advertisements. These will typically be served through our advertising partners, who may have detailed privacy policies relating directly to their advertisements.

Clicking on any such advertisements will send you to the advertiser’s website through a referral program which may use cookies and will track the number of referrals sent from Obiter Dicter. This may include the use of cookies which may, in turn, be saved on your computer’s hard drive. Therefore users should note that clicks on sponsored external links are at their own risk and Obiter Dicter shall not be liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links as aforementioned.

Communication

Users contacting Obiter Dicter do so at their own discretion and provide any such personal details requested at their own risk. Your personal information is kept private and stored securely until a time it is no longer required or has no use. Every effort has been made to ensure a safe and secure form to email submission process. However, Obiter Dicter advises users using such form to email processes that they do so at their own risk.

Social Media

Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that Obiter Dicter participates on are regulated by the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively.

Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate / engage upon them with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. Obiter Dicter will never ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact us through email at info@obiterdicter.com.

Obiter Dicter may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social media platform in question. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account.

Obiter Dicter through their social media platform accounts may share web links to relevant web pages. By default, some social media platforms shorten lengthy URLs [web addresses].  Users are advised to take caution and good judgment before clicking any shortened URLs published on social media platforms by this website and its owners. Despite the best efforts to ensure only genuine URLs are published, many social media platforms are prone to spam and hacking. Obiter Dicter shall not be liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any shortened links as aforementioned.