Privacy Policy

Coupon Clipping Cook found at https://www.couponclippingcook.com/ (“Website”) is governed by the following privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”).

The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you what personally identifiable information we may collect, why we collect it, and how it may be used.

This statement applies solely to this Website.

WHAT PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT AND WHY WE COLLECT IT

Information You Voluntarily Submit to the Website: We may collect information about you when you voluntarily submit information to the Website by leaving a comment, submitting a contact form, and/or when subscribing to the Website’s new post notifications.

Comments – When visitors leave comments on the Website, we collect the data shown in the comments form which is your name and email address. Also, the visitor’s IP (internet protocol) address and browser user agent string is collected in order to assist with spam detection. An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to verify if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

If you leave a comment on this Website you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies should last for one year.

Contact Forms – When visitors submit a contact form on the Website, we collect the data shown on the contact form which is your name and email address. We will use your information to respond to you regarding the reason you contacted us. We do not keep the contact form submissions and do not use the information submitted through the contact form for marketing purposes.

New Post Subscriptions – When visitors subscribe to the Website, they receive an email each time there is a new post. A third-party service provider, MailChimp is used for this service. We collect the data shown on the subscription form which is your name and email address. We store your name and email address for purposes of delivering such communications.  Please refer to Mail Chimp’s privacy policy for further information.

Automatically-Collected Information: We automatically collect certain information about you and the device with which you access the Website. For example, when you use the Website, we will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the Website. We may also collect information about actions you take when using the Website, such as links clicked.

Cookies: We may log information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by the Website. We my use both session cookies, which expire when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which stay on your browser until deleted, to provide you with a more personalized experience on the Website.

HOW YOUR INFORMATION MAY BE USED

We may use the information collected in the following ways:

  • To operate and maintain the Website;
  • To send you an email notifying you of a new post on the Website. Each email will provide information on how to unsubscribe (opt-out) of future mailings;
  • To send you administrative communications, such as administrative emails, confirmation emails, technical notices, updates on policies, or security alerts;
  • To respond to your comments or inquiries;
  • To provide you with user support;
  • To track and measure advertising on the Website;
  • To protect, investigate, and deter against unauthorized or illegal activity.

THIRD-PARTY USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorize us to share your information.

Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website. 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 – this service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on the Website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics. Google’s privacy policy is available at: https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

MailChimp – this service is used for delivery of email updates and newsletters. We store your name and email address for purposes of delivering such communications.  Please refer to MailChimp’s privacy policy for further information.

Akismet Anti-Spam – this is a WordPress plugin on the Website that filters comment spam by filtering users’ data such as IP addresses and email addresses.  Please refer to Akismet’s privacy policy for further information.

This list may be amended from time to time at the Website’s sole discretion.

Except when required by law, we will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent.

ANONYMOUS DATA

From time to time, we may use anonymous data, which does not identify you alone, or when combined with data from other parties. This type of anonymous data may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses. Examples of this anonymous data may include analytics or information collected from cookies.

PUBLICLY VISIBLE INFORMATION

If you leave a comment on the Website certain information may be publicly visible.  Your email address will not be available publicly.  At your option, you may also add an avatar, and a link to your website.

Users may see your name, avatar, and website information.

COOKIES

The Website uses cookies to store visitors’ preferences, record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit, ensure that visitors are not repeatedly sent the same banner ads, customize Website content based on visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends. Cookies may also be used by third-party services, such as Google Analytics and Display Ads, as described herein.

Users may, at any time, prevent the setting of cookies, by the Website, by using a corresponding setting of your internet browser and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all popular Internet browsers. However, if users deactivate the setting of cookies in your Internet browser, not all functions of our Website may be entirely usable.

ADVERTISING

Display Ads

We use third-party advertising companies to serve content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use cookies, as noted above. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp.

Affiliate Program Participation

The Website may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into the Website. If you click on a link for an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.

Coupon Clipping Cook 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 and affiliated sites. As part of this Amazon Associates program, this 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.  As an Amazon Associate we may be compensated for purchases made via our Amazon Influencer page.

LINKS

This Website contains links to other websites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of other websites. We encourage you, when you leave this Website, to read the privacy statements/policies of each and every website you visit, as this particular Privacy Policy applies solely to this Website, Coupon Clipping Cook.

RIGHTS RELATED TO YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

Opt-out – You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in our emails. You may also notify us by using the contact form on the Website, to be removed from our mailing list.

Access – You may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request using the contact form on the Website.

Amend – You may contact us by using the contact form on the Website to amend or update your personal information.

Forget – In certain situations, you may request that we erase or forget your personal data. To do so, please submit a request by using the contact form on the Website.

Please note that we may need to retain certain information for recordkeeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.

SENSITIVE PERSONAL INFORMATION

You should be aware that any personal information you submit to the comments section of the Website may be read, collected, or used by other users of this Website, including anonymous visitors.

At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to the Website. This includes but is not limited to, your social security number, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, or trade union memberships. If you elect to submit such information to us, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

CHILDREN’S 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 by using the contact form on the Website and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

CHANGES TO THE PRIVACY POLICY

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time. The most recent version of the Privacy Policy will always be posted on the Website, with the “Last Updated” date posted at the bottom of the Policy. We may revise and update this Privacy Policy if our practices change, as technology changes, or as we add new services or change existing ones.

For questions related to this Privacy Policy, please contact us by using the contact form on the Website.

Last updated: May 29, 2018