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The information contained on https://cruisemaven.com website (the “Service”) is for general information purposes only. CruiseMaven.com assumes no responsibility for errors or omissions in the contents on the Service.
In no event shall CruiseMaven.com be liable for any special, direct, indirect, consequential, or incidental damages or any damages whatsoever, whether in an action of contract, negligence or other tort, arising out of or in connection with the use of the Service or the contents of the Service. CruiseMaven.com reserves the right to make additions, deletions, or modification to the contents on the Service at any time without prior notice.
CruiseMaven.com does not warrant that the Service is free of viruses or other harmful components.
Mediavine Programmatic Advertising
The Website uses Mediavine to manage all third-party advertising on the Website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use first and third-party cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is sent to your computer or mobile device (referred to in this policy as a “device”) by the web server so that a website can remember some information about your browsing activity on the Website. The cookie may collect information relating to your use of the Website, information about your device such as the device’s IP address and browser type, demographic data and, if you arrived at the Website via a link from a third-party site, the URL of the linking page.
First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “Tags”) may be placed on the Website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/.
Without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the Website content and features. Please note that rejecting cookies does not mean that you will no longer see ads when you visit our Site.
The Website may collect IP addresses and location information to serve personalized ads and pass it to Mediavine. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp. You may also visit http://optout.aboutads.info/#/ and http://optout.networkadvertising.org/# to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at http://www.aboutads.info/appchoices to opt out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt out.
Mediavine partners with the following data processors:
- RevContent – RevContent may collect information about your browser or device, including browser type, IP Address, device type, user agent string, and operating system. RevContent also collects information about the websites you visit through their services, such as date and time of access and specific pages accessed and the content and ads you click on.
This site uses affiliate links. Whenever we recommend a product or service, it’s because we genuinely feel that it would be of benefit to you.
Some of the links on this site are affiliate links, which means we earn a small referral payment if you choose to purchase the product or service.
We never recommend products or services that we haven’t used ourselves. If we recommend a product or service, it’s because we honestly believe that you would benefit from it.
Using an affiliate link does not impact the quality/price of the item you purchase. You will pay the same amount to the service provider whether using an affiliate link or not.
Affiliate advertising programs that the Service uses are:
- Amazon Services LLC Associates Program: As an Amazon Associate, I (Sherry Laskin) earn from qualifying purchases. CruiseMaven.com 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. Pages on this Service may include affiliate links to Amazon and its affiliate sites on which the owner of this Service, Sherry Laskin, will earn a small referral commission.
All of CruiseMaven.com’s content is written by me, Sherry Laskin Kennedy, or on occasion, a guest writer. Views and opinions expressed are our own. Unless stated, CruiseMaven.com maintains editorial control of all content. If CruiseMaven.com receives compensation for mentioning sponsors in articles, it will be disclosed. If you have any questions about specific content, please contact us.
This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation.
The compensation received will never influence the content, topics or posts made in this blog. All advertising is in the form of advertisements generated by a third party ad network. Those advertisements will be identified as paid advertisements.
The blog, CruiseMaven.com, is not compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are our own. We will only endorse products or services that we believe, based on our experience and expertise, are worthy of such endorsement. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer or provider.
This blog does not contain any content which might present a conflict of interest.
Thank you for supporting CruiseMaven.com. It’s our goal to continue to provide you with the latest content and our use of affiliates, advertisers and sponsors helps keep this blog going. Thanks for stopping by!
This policy is valid from January 1, 2010.