Site Terms, Disclaimer & Private Policy

The Five Star Plan is a website and blog, owned, written and edited by Robert West.

By accessing this website, you are agreeing to be bound by these website Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable to United State laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this web site are protected by applicable copyright and trademark law.

1. Disclaimer

  • All Content, Virtual and Printed Book Products found on The Five Star Plan is copyrighted and may not be reused or reprinted without permission from Robert West, the owner. You’re welcome to share and link to a photo or article you’ve referenced in your own post or social media outlets. Without this attribution, The Five Star Plan material and photos may not be published, copied or reprinted without written consent. All content here is shared for informational or enjoyment purposes, The Five Star Plan or anyone associated with this site shall not be held liable for any damages incurred through the use of information provided. Products purchased in the shop are final at the time of checkout and not returnable.
  • The Materials on The Five Star Plan are provided “as is” The Five Star Plan makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchant ability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, The Five Star Plan does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, results, or reliability of materials used on its Internet web site or otherwise relating to linked materials.
  • Links: The Five Star Plan has not reviewed all sites linked to its Internet website and is not responsible for the content of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by The Five Star Plan of the site. Use of any such linked website is at the user’s own risk.
  • The Five Star Plan may revise these terms of use for its website at any time without notice. By using this website, you agree to be bound by the current version of these Terms and Conditions.
  • Compensation is received through Amazon book purchases.

2. Affiliate Details and Opinions

  • The Five Star Plan abides by word-of-mouth marketing standards, Robert believes in honesty of relationship, opinion and identity.
  • Any products or links shared within content outside of written resources may receive affiliate compensation.
  • Those links will be announced or clearly stated if compensation is affiliated within that post or newsletter.
  • The view and opinions expressed at The Five Star Plan are Robert's own.
  • Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.
  • Robert is not responsible for the actions of others; this includes companies outside of The Five Star Plan.
  • If you purchase through a link at The Five Star Plan, you must take action with that company to resolve any issues.

3. Privacy Policy

I respect your privacy and commit to protecting it. The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you what personally identifiable information I may collect and how it may be used. This statement only applies to this Website.

  • The Five Star Plan respects the privacy of their readers, we will never sell your contact information to another company or place you on a spam list. I will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent; however, I may disclose or transfer personal information collected through the Website to third parties who acquire all or a portion of our business, which may be the result of a merger, consolidation, or purchase of all or a portion of our assets, or in connection with any bankruptcy or reorganization proceeding brought by or against us.

Collected Information:

  • Information You Voluntarily Submit to the Website: I may collect personal information from you such as your name or email address. For example, you may voluntarily submit information to the Website by subscribing to a newsletter, submitting via our contact form or making a shop purchase.

Services We Use:

  • Google Analytics – This service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on the Website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics.
  • Mailerlite – This service is used for gathering subscribers and delivery of newsletters. Email addresses are stored for purposes of delivering communication. You can opt out of this newsletter at any time by clicking unsubscribe at the bottom of each email.

By using this website, you are agreeing to be bound by the current version of these Terms and Conditions. If you have any questions regarding The Five Star Plan Terms, please feel free to Robert at

Last Updated Nov 28, 2023