disclosures & policies


These disclosures and policies provide transparency about CruiseMood.com’s practices. They cover content, copyright, prohibited actions, guarantees, warranties, advertising, editorial content, reviews and affiliate partnerships, comment policies, privacy, data protection, and treatment of children’s personal information. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us.


Content: Cruise Mood (“the Blog”) provides content, except for comments, for general information purposes only. The content represents the opinions of the Blog and its Authors. Please note that the Blog Authors are not medical professionals or certified experts in their field. It is important to never substitute information from this Blog for advice obtained from a licensed professional. The information on the blog may change without notice and is not guaranteed to be complete, correct, or up-to-date. While we strive to update the blog regularly, it may not always reflect the most current legal developments. The opinions expressed on the blog are those of the individual Author.

Copyright: The content and images published by the Blog are protected by copyright. All logos and trademarks are the property of their respective owners. Any unauthorized copying, reproduction, republishing, uploading, posting, transmitting, or duplicating of the material is prohibited without express written permission from the Blog. You are not allowed to reproduce, sell, or modify any part of this Blog. You are welcome to link to this blog and discuss its contents in a respectful manner. When quoting or linking to this Blog, please include the Blog’s name in your link. To obtain permission to copy portions of the Blog, please submit your request through our contact form.

Prohibited Actions: You are not authorized to (i) use this Blog to advertise products of any kind or other Blogs, (ii) infringe the Copyright policy and Comment policy of this Blog, (iii) attack this Blog using malicious software and/or use this Blog for data mining, (iv) commit any illegal actions while using the Blog or against this Blog, (v) restrict access to this Blog, (vi) impede the normal functioning of this Blog, or (vii) threaten the Author or cause physical or financial harm to the Author of this Blog.

No Guarantee: The Blog and its Authors make no guarantees regarding the validity of the content of the Blog. Additionally, the Authors do not guarantee that the Blog will be accessible at all times or during any downtime caused by various factors. Although the Authors will try to moderate comments quickly, there is no guarantee that comments or trackbacks will be displayed promptly or without modifications, or that they will be displayed at all, as all comments will be published at the discretion of the Authors.

No Warranty or Conditions: The Authors make no warranty of any kind. This blog is provided “As Is,” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied.


Advertising Policy: Any advertisements, advertorials, sponsored content, or similar materials will be clearly marked as advertising content and do not reflect the opinions of the Blog or its Authors.

Editorial Policy: Editorial content is written by the Author based on personal experience, opinion, research, and results. It is not influenced by advertisers, affiliates, public relation firms, brands, or other individuals unless otherwise noted. Press samples submitted for review are for consideration only, and the Blog and its Author do not provide any guarantee of a favorable or unfavorable review. The Blog does not accept financial compensation for reviews.

Review & Affiliate Policy: Pertinent disclosures will be included at the top of each post. The Blog uses labels such as “Affiliate Link,” “Sample,” and “Sponsored” to provide transparency. Affiliate links are used for most third-party retail websites, and the Blog earns a commission if you purchase products through these links. This commission does not add any cost to you as the customer, as it comes out of the retailer’s pocket. The Blog is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program. Sample disclosures indicate that brands send products for consideration, and the Blog decides whether to include them based on their own judgment. The Blog does not accept compensation for product reviews. Sponsored posts are specific posts for which the Blog has received compensation, sometimes in the form of prizes or financial compensation for exposure. All reviews are based on the Author’s personal experience and are not influenced by third parties. The Blog reviews products and brands thoroughly, including areas that could be improved. The Blog does not make changes to the character of its reviews, except for fact-based changes that do not impact the opinion but provide accurate information.

Comment Policy: Comments that do not contribute to the conversation, contain advertising, off-site links, spam, or go off-topic may be edited, moved, or deleted. Personal attacks, trolling comments, and insults are not permitted. Constructive, helpful, and insightful comments that add value to the conversation are encouraged. Self-promotion and promotion of other services or websites may be deleted depending on the context. Violation of the Comment Policy may result in limited or blocked access to the blog.

Privacy Policy: The privacy of our visitors is important to us. We collect personally identifiable information only when voluntarily submitted by our visitors, and we use it solely to address specific requests. We do not sell your personal information to third parties. We also collect non-personally identifiable information through analytics, cookies, and log files to improve the user experience. We may be required by law to share personally identifiable information in specific circumstances. We are committed to data security and take measures to keep your information secure.

Children: We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of 13, and if we become aware of such information, we will delete it from our records.

GDPR Compliance: CruiseMood.com is committed to complying with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) requirements. We respect your privacy rights and strive to protect your personal data. This section provides you with information on how we collect, use, store, and disclose your personal data.

Lawful Basis for Processing: We will only process your personal data when we have a lawful basis to do so. This may include the necessity of processing for the performance of a contract, compliance with a legal obligation, protection of vital interests, consent, or legitimate interests pursued by the Blog or a third party.

Data Collection: We collect personal data, such as names, email addresses, and postal addresses, when voluntarily provided by our visitors. This data is collected for specific purposes, such as processing giveaway prizes or responding to your requests. We may also collect non-personally identifiable information through analytics, cookies, and log files, as described in our Privacy Policy.

Data Storage and Security: We take reasonable measures to ensure the security of your personal data. Authorized employees, agents, and contractors have access to this data, and they are required to keep it secure and confidential. However, please note that no method of transmission over the internet or electronic storage is 100% secure, and we cannot guarantee absolute security.

Data Retention: We will retain your personal data for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes for which it was collected, or as required by applicable laws and regulations. When your personal data is no longer needed, we will securely delete or anonymize it.

Data Disclosure: We may share your personal data with third-party service providers who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or providing services to you. These service providers are contractually obligated to protect your personal data and may only use it for the specific purposes we outline.

International Data Transfers: As an international website, your personal data may be transferred to and processed in countries outside of your jurisdiction. We will take appropriate safeguards to ensure that your personal data is adequately protected in accordance with applicable data protection laws.

Your Data Protection Rights: Under the GDPR, you have certain rights regarding your personal data. These include the right to access, rectify, restrict processing, object to processing, and delete your personal data. You also have the right to withdraw your consent at any time, where applicable. To exercise these rights or for any inquiries regarding your personal data, please contact us using the information provided in our Privacy Policy.

Updates to the GDPR Compliance: We may update this section from time to time to reflect changes in our data processing practices or legal obligations. We encourage you to review this section periodically to stay informed about how we handle your personal data.