Privacy Policy

Information Collection and Use:

Abelard Management Services Limited, on behalf of William Buist (“Abelard”) is the sole owner of the information collected on this site. We will not sell, share, or rent this information to others. Abelard collects information from our users at several different points on our website. Where that information is used to contact you by email or phone we will make that clear and ask you to confirm that permission. We may contact you from time to time with links to content on this site or related sites, and for marketing and research purposes. You can opt out at any time.


A cookie is a piece of data stored on the user’s hard drive containing information about the user. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information while on our site. Once the user closes their browser, the cookie simply terminates. For instance, by setting a cookie on our site, the user would not have to log in a password more than once, thereby saving time while on our site. If a user rejects the cookie, they may still use our site.

Log Files:

We use IP addresses to analyse trends, administer the site, track user movement, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. IP addresses are not linked to personally identifiable information.


This website takes every precaution to protect our user information. When users submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and off-line.

  • We do not ask for sensitive personal information online.
  • We do everything in our power to protect user-information off-line. All of our user information, not just the sensitive information mentioned above, is restricted in our offices. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer services) are granted access to personally identifiable information.
  • If you have any questions about the security at our website, you can send an email to Abelard.

Supplementation of Information:

Abelard does not supplement any information collected about you from any 3rd party sources.

Site and Service Updates:

We may send the user site and service announcement updates. Customers are not able to un-subscribe from service announcements, which contain important information about the service. We communicate with the user to provide requested services and in regards to issues relating to their account via email or phone.

Services used on this website

To operate this website and provide the information and services provided, provide us with information about use and to support and improve your experience we use a number of services including:

  • Siteground (Webhosting);
  • Google Fonts;
  • Font Awesome;
  • Vimeo video;
  • Google reCAPTCHA;
  • Google Analytics with anonymised IP;
  • Google Analytics 4;

Notification of Changes:

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under circumstances, if any, we disclose it. If at any point we decide to use personally identifiable information in a manner different from that stated at the time it was collected, we will notify users by way of an email. Users will have a choice as to whether or not we use their information in this different manner. We will use information in accordance with the privacy policy under which the information was collected.


Abelard is registered as a data controller with the Information Commissioners Office under registration number ZA061368.