Effective from 3rd July 2018.
What personal data do we collect and how it is used
Contact form: Should you need to contact us regarding a query or concern you can use the contact form provided. We will collect your name, email address and may also collect your IP address so that we are able to respond to you. We do not do anything else with this personal information. This information is kept indefinitely for customer service purposes.
Emailing us directly: You may email us directly at email@example.com. Your name and email address will be collected so we are able to respond to your email. This information is kept indefinitely for customer service purposes.
Comments: If you leave a comment on the website you are giving us permission to collect your name, email address, IP address, your website url, and any information that you voluntarily provide within your comment. Your email address is never shared with the public, only your name, website url (if provided), and gravatar profile picture are shown. We use Akismet Anti-Spam to protect the website from spam comments. Please note that anything that you disclose of in the comment section is available to the public and we are not responsible for how they may use this information.
Subscribing to email updates: We collect your name and email address when you sign up to receive our email updates. This enables us to send you email updates with new recipes and posts. You can unsubscribe from email updates at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of our emails or by emailing us directly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorize us to share your information.
Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.
The Website currently uses the following third-party service providers:
Google Analytics: We use Google Analytics to understand how visitors use our website. Google analytics gathers information using cookies and is able to tell us things such as the number of visitors to the website, what pages are visited, how much time is spent on a page and entry and exit pages.
Akismet Anti-Spam: Akisment Anti-Spam is currently used to protect our website from spam comments. In order for this third party plug in to function, it has to collect some information when a user leaves a comment in this site. When a visitor leaves a comment on this site, this third party plug in collects that comment and other information that the user voluntarily provides such as the visitor’s name and email address.
SiteGround: Siteground is the hosting company of this website. Any information that is collected through this website is stored in their servers. Siteground processes this information for the purpose of delivering the hosting service and resolving technical inquiries. No other secondary functions are made using the information from this website.
Internet Based Advertising
At this time Gourmet Ads is our advertising service vendor.
The Site may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into the Site. If you click on a link for an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.
For European Economic Area Residents
Under certain circumstances, users may have the following rights to their information:
Opt-out: You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in our emails. You may also notify us at email@example.com to be removed from our mailing list.
Access: You may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Amend: You may contact us at email@example.com to amend or update your personal information.
Forget: In certain situations, you may request that we erase or forget your personal data. To do so, please submit a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that we may need to retain certain information for recordkeeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.
Please contact us at email@example.com.
Sensitive Personal Information
At no time will this website request, nor should you submit to this website, any sensitive personal information such as your social security number, financial information, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, or health information.
This website is intended for use by adults 18 years and older. We do not intentionally, nor knowingly, collect personal information from minors without parental consent. If you are under the age of 18, you must cease use of this website immediately.