Last Updated: May 24th, 2018
Hey there, nice to meet you! Hope you are enjoying your time at Bradlyn Wilson and loving our content!
INTRODUCTION TO US AND THIS SITE’S CONTENT
The information on this site, is for informational purposes only! The blog posts are written by Bradlyn Wilson, or the author specified, and are to be taken as personal blog posts. We are so happy that you have taken the time out to read this blog, and this statement as it applies to your use of our website.
In this privacy and terms we will cover some important topics related to the following:
- Our Cookies Policy
- GDPR Regulations
- Information about Personal Information
- Disclosure and Copyright
You can get more information at any time by contacting the owner: bradlyn at bradlynwilson dot com.
OUR COOKIES POLICY AND WHY WE USE THEM!
WHAT EVEN ARE COOKIES THOUGH?
HOW DO I TURN OFF COOKIES?
Did you know you can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off most (except functionality) cookies across the internet! You do this through your browser settings on your computer. Since browser is a little different, look at your browser’s Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
I’m going to give you some quick links too:
For information on Safari on MacOS click here.
For information on Google Chrome check this out!
WHAT MIGHT HAPPEN IF I TURN OFF COOKIES?
If you turn cookies off, some of the features that make your site experience more efficient and functional may not function properly!
COOKIES WE USE ON OUR SITE:
JETPACK: We use Jetpack to scan spam comments, provide malware protection, block malicious attacks and track page views.
SOCIAL MEDIA PLUGINS: Cookies are used to provide information on the amount of sharing for pages and posts. In some cases, we use iFrames and links to social media platforms, where their privacy policies may vary!
OUR COMMITMENT TO PRIVACY
We are committed to protecting your privacy when you visit this website. You can use and browse this site without disclosing or providing any personal information if you so choose. We also do not collect information such as names, email addresses or phone numbers unless it is explicitly given by the individual and they understand the terms by which it is given.
Under the GDPR rules you have the right to:
– Know and be informed about how the data is collected and used
– Have access to the data collected about you
– Ask us to change the data about you
– Ask us to delete all the data about you
– Ask us to stop sending you information or newsletters
If you want to know what type of information we have about you or ask us to delete something, please contact us at bradlyn @ bradlynwilson . com.
YOUR RIGHT TO BE FORGOTTEN
We don’t store data for longer than necessary. Comments will be stored indefinitely since they are made public when you choose to interact with our website! We remove information that we no longer need, is no longer relevant, or is basically expired. We also don’t keep secondary records of any data!
If you have left comments or contacted us, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
PERSONAL INFORMATION POLICY
HOW DO WE COLLECT PERSONAL INFORMATION?
Voluntarily submitted information: When you choose to type in and give us your information, you are doing so voluntarily! This can range from when you sign up for notifications, subscribe to our newsletter, respond to a survey, fill out a form, enter information on our site, make a comment on our posts, ask to receive a Freebie, download a free or paid download, ask to get an email from us, or a variety other instances! In these cases you may be required to provide personal information such as name, email address, or phone number. We have this information provided voluntarily through a form, comment, signup or opt-in!
Automatically Collected Information: We use a variety of third party integrations to track and monitor your activity history on our site. Every precaution is taken to avoid personal information. We use these services to see browsing language, device type, entry and exit pages, operating system, time spent on pages and a variety of other metrics that we use to better our site. Through the plugin we use on our site, we have anonymized your IP address for Google Analytics so it is in no way related to your personal information, instead it just gives us an idea of demographic information such as browser and device information.
HOW DO WE USE PERSONAL INFORMATION?
We may use the information we collect to:
- Send you more Freebies (if you have consented)!
- Send you an amazing newsletter (you subscribed to!)!
- To personalize your experience and to allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings you really really want!
- To improve our website in order to better serve you!
- To allow us to respond to your customer service requests!
- To respond to your amazing comments!
- To follow up with you after you contact us!
Please do not provide any sensitive information in your comments! If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
THIRD-PARTY TRACKING INTEGRATIONS
We use JetPack and Google Analytics on this site (see below for more info). We are just one of the millions of sites who has enabled Google Analytics and JetPack to track how our content is used so we can make better content for you!
THIRD-PARTY USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We do not sell or trade to outside parties your Personal Information! We also can’t imagine the type of people who would do this… seriously! We do however use third party website hosting partners (Siteground is our hosting provider) and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential and secure. These have servers across North America. Third parties we use are Mailchimp (for emails and freebies), Google Analytics, WordPress and Jetpack. We may also release information when its release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property or safety.
COMMITMENT TO CHILDREN’S PRIVACY
We aim and gear the content of this site towards adults. For that reason we do not collect or maintain information from those we know is from anyone under the age of 16. If you are under 16, please do not give us any personal information. We encourage parents and legal guardians to monitor their children’s website usage and instruct their children never to provide personal information on the web.
SPAM AND ANTI-SPAM POLICY
We have touched on above the reasons we collect personal information. As such, we also abide by anti-spam policies.
To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:
- Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
- Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
- Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
- Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
- Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
- Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email.
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can email us at bradlyn at bradlynwilson dot com or you can simply follow the instructions at the bottom of each email, by clicking unsubscribe and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence!
PROTECTING YOUR INFORMATION
Every effort is made on our behalf to protect any personal and other information that you provide. We take reasonable steps to protect the information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no security system is foolproof or impenetrable. Also, we cannot guarantee that your information will not be intercepted. We also cannot be held responsible for any unauthorized third-party usage of any such information.
Also, any information you share publicly such as chats, comments, and interactions that is not private can be intercepted. We do not take responsibility for any information that can be seen, heard, read or copied by those other than us.
We will let you know if a data breach occurs too!
PAID CONTENT AND ADVERTISEMENTS
This blog accepts forms of cash advertisements, sponsorship, paid insertions and a variety of other forms of compensation. We believe in honesty and integrity, and will only give our honest and true opinions of any product, service or topic, even if it is paid content. However, you should always verify any claim, statistic, opinion, quote or representation with the original manufacturer, provider or party.
DISCLOSURE OF PAID ADVERTISEMENTS AND AFFILIATES
Following advertising guidelines, any posts containing paid content, affiliate links, advertising space or any other paid content will be explicitly and clearly identified as such.
This site may use some affiliate links. Posts with these are for advertisement purposes and will be explicitly and noticeably disclaimed. Affiliate links mean we will get a small commission if you buy something through the link of the site.
We hate to have to say it, but the content you find on this site is the property of the owners of this site, and cannot be reused, repurposed or copied without express consent. We are not responsible for the republishing of the content found on this blog on other websites or media without our permission.
If you would like to get in touch about working with us, using images or sharing content please contact us at bradlyn at bradlynwilson dot com.
First of all, I wanted to get it out of the way, by saying that all the opinions, views and advice on this site are strictly our own and as such, we take no responsibility for any of the opinions expressed on this site.
We are not responsible for any advice, comments or opinions given, and represent that the advice and opinions are our own. Any action taken to follow these opinions that does not give your desired results is not our responsibility. We aim to share relevant, trustworthy and accurate information, but nothing ever is the same for everyone, and as such what our posts say cannot be taken as as guarantees. Anything we write and post is not to be taken as guarantees, fact or anything other than opinions and blog posts.
THIRD PARTY SITES
This website uses and provides external links to supplement information given on the site. We advise you be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of these other sites. We ask anyone using our site or that is a user of our site to be aware that when they leave our site that you must read the privacy statements of each web site. This is to protect your information and understand how these other sites collect personally identifying information.
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