Effective: September 4, 2018
Eat, Drink and B Crafty (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates the www.eatdrinkandbcrafty.com website.
This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you use our website. Eat, Drink and B Crafty is committed to protecting personal privacy and the personal information collected via its web pages. To accomplish that, we follow the below guidelines.
When you submit information to us or visit any of our sites, we use it in an ongoing nature to ensure you receive the information or purchases you have made with us, to deliver relevant future content via our emails, to track how much you use our sites or services, and to make future offers. By giving us your contact information at any time, you are granting us the right to contact you in the future in any manner necessary at our discretion. You can unsubscribe from our email newsletters at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link found at the bottom of all of our emails.
If you want us to no longer contact you or store your information, please contact us anytime with your request and we will begin removing you from our services or content as appropriate and as soon as we can.
Information Collection and Use
We collect your email address when you choose to submit it to us, along with some limited website information and behavior, in order to record and support your participation in the activities you select or in order to contact you or advertise to you later. If you register for a subscription to our blog, for example, the information you give us –your name and email – is used to track your preferences, and to keep you informed about the related content, offers, and events until you unsubscribe or ask for your data to be removed. If you visit our websites, we may use Facebook, Google or other tracking tools to understand your behavior on our websites and to deliver advertising to you in the future.
We may also collect information on how our site is accessed and used (“Usage Data”). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of our site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
We use this information to administer the site and to understand and measure traffic patterns on the site so that we know which areas of our sites are favorites of our users, which areas need improvement, and what technologies are being used so that we may continually improve our sites for mobile and future technical platforms. This information is collected mostly in aggregate form, without identifying you or any user individually, however in some cases we use tools like cookies, web beacons, analytics services, and advertising providers to gather data about you or your computer location. We may use this data for statistical analysis, marketing, advertising, or similar promotional purposes.
This data is often tracked by us or our technology service providers by using “cookies” or “pixels” during your visit. Cookies are files with a small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our site and your user experience.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our site. Examples of cookies we use are listed below.
- We use Session Cookies to operate our site.
- Preference Cookies are used to remember your preferences and various settings.
- Security Cookies are used for security purposes.
We also use Facebook “pixels” on many of our pages so that we can understand your digital behavior and potentially later target you with related advertising. We also use Google Analytics to understand how long you might spend on our sites or how you interact with our sites.
We do not store any information about you on our servers other than that which you submit into one of our forms. Any other information stored happens via cookies or pixels as described above, and as facilitated via third party tools. Below are examples of how we may use any collected data:
- Provide and administer services, including to display customized content and facilitate communication with other users;
- Process your requests for emails, blog updates and newsletters;
- Provide customer care and support by responding to questions, concerns and sending administrative messages and information;
- Manage your account preferences;
- Facilitate the sites’ technical functioning, including troubleshooting and resolving issues, securing the services, and preventing fraud and abuse;
- Request feedback from users;
- Market and administer surveys and promotions;
- Learn more about you by linking your data with additional data through third-party data providers or analyzing the data with the help of analytics service providers;
- Identify unique users across devices;
- Tailor advertisements across devices;
- Provide analysis or information to improve our site;
- Analyze trends and traffic and track usage data;
- Advertise the services on third-party websites and applications;
- As required or permitted by law; or
- As we, in our sole discretion, otherwise determine to be necessary to ensure the safety or integrity of our users, employees, third parties, the public, or our services.
By using our site(s) and submitting any information with us, you agree to these terms without exception and agree to waive liability and not hold us liable for any use of your information, in perpetuity, under any circumstances, including waiving your right to participate or initiate any class action complaints.
Again, if you want us to no longer contact you, just contact us anytime with your request and we will remove you from our services or content as appropriate and as soon as we can.
Further, the information you enter when making a purchase or an online donation will be shared with payment processors, financial gateways, and your credit card company to authorize credit card payments. Such information may also be shared with necessary third parties solely for the purpose or carrying out the transactions. Please note that if you give out personal information online through a discussion board or posting site, that information can be collected and used by third parties. Although we strive to protect our users’ privacy, we cannot guarantee the security of information you post in these forums. You disclose such information at your own risk.
Security Of Data
The security of your data is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service (“Service Providers”), to provide the site on our behalf, to perform site-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our site is used.
These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en
We use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.
We, along with third-party vendors such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. You can also opt out by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative Opt Out page or by using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 (“Children”).
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.
Links To Other Sites
You may encounter links to websites of individuals and organizations not directly affiliated with Eat, Drink and B Crafty. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site. Eat, Drink and B Crafty is not responsible for the information practices of external organizations. We recommend you review the privacy statements of each web page that collects personal information. Eat, Drink and B Crafty has no control over and assumes no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.
Eat, Drink and B Crafty is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to amazon.com.
We may earn a small commission for our endorsement, recommendation, testimonial, and/or link to any products or services from this website. Your purchase helps support our work and our families.
When you click on a product link on our website, you are redirected to the affiliate company’s website. If you decide to make a purchase, we will receive a small compensation for promoting their company and/or products.
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