WHO AM I?
INFORMATION THAT I COLLECT FROM YOU
When you visit, register or order products or services on www.abusymothersjourney.com I may ask you to provide specific information about yourself including your name, contact details and credit or debit card information.
I may also collect information about your usage of my website/blog. As well as information about you from messages you post to the website/blog and e-mails or letters you send to me.
To maintain customer service standards, I may record and monitor incoming calls.
USE OF YOUR INFORMATION
Your information will enable me to provide you with access to all parts of my website/blog. To also, supply the goods or services you have requested. It will also enable me to bill you and to contact you when necessary concerning your orders. I will also use and analyse the information I collect. With this, I can administer, support, improve and develop my blog/business.
In particular, I may use your information to contact you for your views on my services and to notify you occasionally. About significant changes or developments to the website/blog or my services. Further, where you have consented, I might also use your information to let you know by email about other products and services. Only which I offer which may be of interest to you.
If you change your contact preferences in the future, please let me know at email@example.com
I do not store credit card details nor do share customer details with any 3rd parties except delivery details.
DISCLOSURE OF YOUR INFORMATION
The information you provide to me may be accessed by or given to third parties some of whom may be outside the European Economic Area. They act for me for the purposes set out in this policy or for other purposes approved by you. Those parties process information, fulfil and deliver orders, process credit card payments and provide support services on my behalf. I may also pass aggregate information on the usage of my website/blog to third parties, but this will not include identifying information.
Unless required to do so by law. I will not otherwise share, sell or distribute any of the information you provide to me without your consent.
My blog subscriptions are managed by three third-party providers: Bloglovin, MailChimp and WordPress.
I use WordPress as my commenting platform on this website. If you leave a comment on a post, your personal data name etc. will be collected and stored by my server. I do not share any of your information.
We provide third-party advertising on the website/blog with Google AdSense.
AMAZON AFFILIATE LINKS
I occasionally engage in Amazon affiliate marketing. This 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. This will provide me with a sale commission from the brand (at no additional cost to yourself).
I sometimes run competitions/Giveaways on this website/blog. Any data such as winners’ details shared with another company for competitions will only be done so with explicit written consent.
You can view, amend, or delete the personal information that I hold. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org should you wish to do so. Please remember that you can unsubscribe to emails at any time.
The IP address of visitors and username of login attempts are conditionally logged to check for malicious activity. To also protect the site from specific kinds of attacks. Examples of conditions when logging occurs include login attempts, log out requests, requests for suspicious URLs, changes to site content, and password updates. I retain this for 30 days.
This site is scanned for potential malware and vulnerabilities by Wordfence. I do not send personal information to Wordfence.
I retain security logs for 30 days.
WHAT ARE COOKIES?
For more general information on cookies see the Wikipedia article on HTTP Cookies…
You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser. Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of this site. Therefore, it is recommended that you do not disable cookies.
THE COOKIES I SET
This site offers a newsletter or email subscription services and cookies may be used to remember you. If you are already registered and whether to show certain notifications which might only be valid to subscribed/unsubscribed users.
This site offers e-commerce or payment facilities and some cookies are essential to ensure that your order is remembered between pages so that I can process it properly.
When you submit data through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms. Cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.
In order to provide you with a great experience on this site, I provide the functionality to set your preferences for how this site runs when you use it. In order to remember your preferences, I need to set cookies so that this information can be called whenever you interact with a page is affected by your preferences.
THIRD PARTY COOKIES
This site uses Google Analytics which is one of the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web. It helps me to understand how you use the site and ways that I can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site. What pages that you visit so I can continue to produce engaging content.
For more information on Google Analytics cookies, see the official Google Analytics page.
I also use social media buttons and/or plugins on this site. That allows you to connect with your social network in various ways. For these to work the following social media sites; Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Pinterest, Blog Lovin & Instagram will set cookies through my site which may be used to enhance your profile on their site or contribute to the data they hold for various purposes outlined in their respective privacy policies.
This policy was last amended 26-01-2019 and will be reviewed regularly.