When filling out our contact form or entering a contest, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number or other details to help you with your experience. We collect information from you when you fill out a form or enter information onto our site. We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey, enter a contest or giveaway, or ask a question. We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards. We do not use an SSL certificate because we only provide articles and information, and never ask for credit card or other private information on this site directly.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
We honor do not track signals and do not track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Trace (DNT) browser mechanism is in place. It is also important to note tht we do not allow third party behavioral tracking.
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under 13, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. We do not specifically market to children under 13. On our contact and contest forms, we request the name and contact info of a parent. For questions, please reach out to Miranda Paul at authormirandapaul [at] gmail [dot] com.
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will notify the users via in site notification should a data breach occur, as soon as it is possible on our end. We also agree to the individual redress principle, which requires that individuals have a right to pursue legally enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law.
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