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HOW YOUR INFORMATION MAY BE USED
- To operate and maintain the Website
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- To detect, prevent and address technical issues
THIRD-PARTY USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate the our site, to provide the site functions 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 info only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose. 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
Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of the Website. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
We may use third-party service providers to show advertisements to you to help support and maintain our site.
- Gourmet Ads
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- Affiliate Program Participation
The Website engages in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into the Website. If you click on a link for an affiliate partnership, a cookies will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.
The Red Painted Cottage 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 links to Amazon.com. As part of this Amazon Associates program, the Website will post customized links, provided by Amazon, to track the referrals to their website. This program utilizes cookies to track visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.
In addition, the Website also participates in the following affiliate marketing programs:
Commission Junction http://www.cj.com/
We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our site, to provide the site functions on our behalf, to perform site-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our site is used.
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RIGHTS RELATED TO YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
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You may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request to email@example.com
You may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to amend or update your personal information.
In certain situations, you may request that we erase or forget your personal data. To do so, please submit a request to email@example.com
Please note that we may need to retain certain information for record keeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.
SENSITIVE PERSONAL INFORMATION
The Website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes that the Website has personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 16 in its database, please contact us immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.
Last Updates: June 1, 2018
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Last updates: June 1, 2018