Privacy

Hello & Welcome to our Online Privacy Agreement and Cookies Policy.

Thank you for visiting us at azplantlady.com (the “Site”, referred to as “we,” “us” or “our”). Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy, we provide this policy explaining our online information gathering practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used by the Site.

YOUR CONSENT AND AGREEMENT

Please read this entire policy carefully before using or submitting information to this Site. Whenever you visit the Site, you consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of information in accordance with this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree to these terms, please do not access or use this Site.

If you do not agree to the Privacy Policy, you must not access or use the Website.

In accordance with GDPR law for EU residents:
1. Data shall be processed ‘lawfully, fairly, and in a transparent manner.’
2. Data shall be ‘collected for specified, explicit, and legitimate purposes.’
3. Data processing shall be ‘limited to what is necessary’ for the purpose.
4. Data shall be accurate, kept up to date, and correct. This applies to entities such as Google and Facebook.
5. Data shall be kept so it identifies a person ‘no longer than is necessary.’
6. Data shall be ‘processed in a manner that ensures appropriate security.’

Changes to Our Policy

From time to time, we may change this Privacy Policy. By continuing to use the Site after we make any changes, you accept the Privacy Policy as modified. The updated Privacy Policy will be posted on the Site so that you will always be aware of what information the Site collects and how it is used. You should review the Privacy Policy periodically to see if any changes have been made. This Privacy Policy was last modified on February 10, 2019.

What is Personal Information?

“Personal Information” as used in this policy is information that specifically identifies an individual, including, but not limited to, an individual’s name, home address, or e-mail address. All of this information is provided to us by you.

Our Site’s Use of Cookies

We use cookies to personalize content and ads, to provide social media features, and to analyze our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising, and analytics partners.

This site uses cookies – small text files that are placed on your machine to help the site provide a better user experience.
The cookies cannot identify you.
In general, cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information for things like shopping carts, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics.
As a rule, cookies will make your browsing experience better.
However, you may prefer to disable cookies on this site and on others.
The most effective way to do this is to disable cookies in your browser.
We suggest consulting the Help section of your browser or taking a look at the About Cookies website which offers guidance for all modern browsers.

To opt out of Google Analytics cookies, visit this page at tools.google.com.

Types of Cookies Used

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to understand how the website is being used in order to improve the user experience. Information collected looks at visits to articles on this site, geographical location, pages viewed, time spent on site, and other related details.

The information we collect automatically is used for statistical data and will not include personal information. To the extent that you voluntarily provide personal information to us, our systems will associate the automatically collected information with your personal information.

Visitors can opt out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using Google’s Ad Settings page. Users can completely block Google Analytics tracking using Google’s Analytics Opt-out browser add-on.

Facebook

Cookies and pixels are used to understand and deliver ads and make them more relevant to you. We may also use a cookie to learn whether someone who saw an ad on Facebook later visited our website.

Other 3rd Party Tracking Technologies

Our Website contains advertisements as well as links to affiliates and other websites. AZPlantLady.com does not claim nor accept responsibility for any privacy policies, practices and/or procedures of other such websites. Therefore, we encourage all users and visitors to be aware when they leave our website and to read the privacy statements of each and every website that collects personally identifiable information. This Privacy Policy Agreement applies only and solely to the information collected by our Website. 3rd Party and Affiliate Sites Include, Amazon
and Google Adsense.

What Information Do We Collect?

After visiting our Site, we will only contact you via e-mail if you have signed up to receive information, newsletters, or leave a comment.

The Site may be browsed without providing any personally identifying information. However, to engage in certain functions or features of the Site, you may be asked to provide Personal Information. We collect Personal Information from you when you engage in activities including, but not limited to the following:

Subscribe to our e-mail newsletter
Enter a promotion or contest
Correspond with us

This refers to the information you choose to provide at the Site. This Site has an SSL Certificate which activates the padlock and the https protocol and allows secure connections from a web server to a browser.

How and Why We Collect Information

The Company collects your information in order to record and support your participation in the activities you select. If you sign up for our newsletter, and/or leave a comment, we collect your information. As a visitor to this Website, you can engage in most activities without providing any personal information. It is only when you seek to sign up for our newsletter, and/or leave a comment that you are required to provide information.

Voluntarily provided information may include your name and email address, which may be used when you leave comments, and to deliver the services you have requested.

This voluntary information is kept private and used only for the intended purposes requested. We do not sell, rent, or share email addresses or any other related information to any third parties

Subscribing to Newsletters

The Site offers an option to subscribe to our newsletters. Should you choose to enroll, we will collect personal information such as your name and e-mail address. Any e-mail you receive from the Site will contain the option to “unsubscribe” at the end of every e-mail. You can unsubscribe at any time. Your information is stored on the server that delivers the newsletters for azplantlady.com. This information may only be accessed by those who assist in the list management so that you receive the newsletters.

MailChimp.com is the service that we use to manage and send to our email lists.

To unsubscribe, use the Preferences link at the bottom of any of these email messages. You can also use the Preferences link to turn off data regarding your email views and clicks.

To be deleted and forgotten, contact noelle@azplantlady.com with the email address used for your subscription. We can remove you completely from mailing lists.

Comments Left on the Site

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

If you wish to remove a comment that you have submitted to azplantlady.com, you can access the comment and delete it. If you have any problem with this, contact noelle@azplantlady.com with a link to the post and/or comment so we can delete it.

Emails

If you choose to correspond with us through email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses.

Email Policies

We are committed to keeping your e-mail address confidential. We do not sell, rent, or lease our subscription lists to third parties, and will not disclose your email address to any third parties except where required by law.

We will maintain the information you send via e-mail in accordance with applicable federal law.

Our emails provide users the opportunity to opt out of receiving communications from us by reading the Preferences or Unsubscribe links located at the top of any e-mail they receive from us at any time.

Users who no longer wish to receive our newsletter or promotional materials may opt out of receiving these communications by clicking on the Preferences or Unsubscribe links in the e-mail.

Contact

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please feel free to contact us via email at noelle@azplantlady.com.

Acceptance of Terms

By using this website, you are hereby accepting the terms and conditions stipulated within this Privacy Policy Agreement. If you are not in agreement with our terms and conditions, then you should refrain from further use of our sites. In addition, your continued use of our website following the posting of any updates or changes to our terms and conditions shall mean that you are in agreement and acceptance of such changes.