Terms & Conditions

Modestfish is dedicated to the admirable goal of making it seamless and effortless for anyone, regardless of experience, to own and successfully manage a freshwater aquarium. We offer an extensive collection of valuable content, detailed reviews, comprehensive guides, and insightful advice to support aquarium enthusiasts. It must be clearly stated that this site does not intend to provide veterinary advice. All content is for informational purposes only.

By utilizing and accessing Modestfish, you are hereby agreeing to comply with these Terms and Conditions in their entirety. Your sustained access to the site constitutes your unambiguous acceptance of these Terms and any subsequent amendments.

Users are required to be of legal age in their jurisdiction and are expected to comply with all pertinent local and national laws and regulations.

2. Definitions

Affiliate Marketing: Refers to a specialized, performance-based marketing approach wherein Modestfish partakes in the Amazon Affiliate Program, earning commissions from Amazon for purchases facilitated through contextually placed, clearly marked links within our enlightening articles. Third-Party: Denotes any entities, services, or parties not directly controlled, managed, or supervised by Modestfish. User-Generated Content: Includes but is not limited to content such as insightful comments, helpful reviews, or other forms of expression or communication created and shared by users of Modestfish. Other Specific Terms: Shall be defined explicitly and unambiguously within the context of these Terms as and when necessary.

3. User’s Responsibilities

Users must conscientiously act in alignment with all applicable laws, demonstrating respect for others’ rights and adherence to these Terms, without exception or deviation. It is the user’s sole responsibility to periodically review these Terms for any updates or changes. Any violations or infringements may lead to the immediate termination of access to the site and additional legal actions as deemed appropriate.

4. Privacy Policy Summary

Modestfish utilizes Google Analytics to gather data pertinent to user interactions but does not personally collect or store any identifiable information. Furthermore, this Site is affiliated with CMI Marketing, Inc., d/b/a CafeMedia (“CafeMedia”) for the explicit purposes of placing advertising on the Site, with CafeMedia collecting and utilizing certain data for advertising objectives. For a comprehensive understanding of CafeMedia’s data usage, please refer to www.cafemedia.com/publisher-advertising-privacy-policy.

5. Affiliate Disclosure

Modestfish maintains a participatory role in the Amazon Affiliate Program, where links are presented contextually within our carefully crafted articles and are explicitly marked. The site may generate revenue from these affiliations. Modestfish holds fast to principles of integrity and unbiased objectivity, ensuring that any compensation does not impact our content, evaluations, or reviews.

6. Intellectual Property Rights

All content present on the site, including but not limited to text, images, graphics, and videos, is the exclusive property of Modestfish, protected under applicable laws. Specification of Consequences for Unauthorized Use: Any unauthorized use, reproduction, or dissemination of the content may lead to legal actions and remedies as prescribed by law.

7. Disclaimers and Limitations of Liability

All content, information, products, and services are provided “as is” and without any warranties or representations of any kind, either expressed or implied.Modestfish shall not be liable for any inaccuracies, errors, or omissions in the content. Modestfish disclaims all liability for any damages, losses, or harm, whether direct or indirect, arising from the use or reliance on the site or its content. Modestfish does not intend to offer any veterinary advice and will not respond to any questions regarding veterinary advice.

8. User-generated Content

Users are expected to comply with all applicable laws, standards of decency, and ethical guidelines when posting or sharing content. Modestfish reserves the right to remove, modify, or adapt content as deemed necessary or appropriate. Users are solely responsible for any claims, liabilities, or actions resulting from their content.

9. Governing Law and Jurisdiction

These Terms are to be construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the state of California, without regard to its conflict of laws principles. Any disputes or legal proceedings arising from these Terms shall be adjudicated exclusively in the jurisdiction of California.

10. Changes to Terms and Conditions

Modestfish reserves the right to modify, amend, or revise these Terms and Conditions at any time, at its sole discretion. It is incumbent upon the users to regularly check for any updates, changes, or modifications, and their continued use of the site signifies unconditional agreement to the updated Terms.

12. Contact Information and Violation Reporting

Should you have any questions, concerns, or require clarification regarding these Terms and Conditions, please direct your inquiries to our Contact page. Any violations, infringements, or non-compliance with these Terms should be reported without delay via the Contact page.