Exploring Alternatives Inc.
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We at Exploring Alternatives Inc. (“we” or “our”) enjoy creating and sharing videos about our
own lifestyle experiments and about people and products that are related to alternative
lifestyles. We strive to ensure accuracy in the material posted here but we cannot guarantee
its accuracy or completeness. The material found on our channel and our website is intended
for your general information and entertainment purposes only. It does not replace professional
advice. Please do not act or fail to act on anything based on any of the content without first
consulting a professional.
Unfortunately, given the nature of the internet, we cannot promise that our website will be
available without interruption, error or omission or that the website and the server(s) that
make it available are free from viruses or other harmful components. Our materials are being
provided to you “as is” and “as available”. We are not liable for any damages arising out of the
use of, or the inability to use the website, the content on the website or any sites linked to it.
We occasionally include paid sponsor messages or integrations in our videos to help fund our
work. We do our best to work with companies and organizations that offer products or
services that are in line with our values, and that we think would be interesting and useful to
you, our viewers. That being said, any reference or link to or from our channel or website to
any third-party product, service or website is provided to you for your convenience only and
does not constitute or imply its endorsement or recommendation by us. We will always
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sponsored message in a video.
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personal information as may be required to better serve you or to reflect changes to privacy
legislation. We encourage you to periodically review these terms so that you are properly
informed at all times.
Ontario law applies
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this website and the interpretation, validity and effect of this agreement.
Updated: May 2019