Disclosure and Privacy Policy

Disclosure:

This is a personal blog. All of my DIY projects and opinions are based on my personal experience. By reading this blog and taking or following the information provided, you acknowledge that you are doing so of your own free will and at your own risk.

Affiliate Links

Some posts contain affiliate links. If you purchase through those links I may earn a small commission (at no cost to you). The earnings from these links help support this blog! I only link to items that I have tried and recommend based on my experience and/or to items that I believe are helpful to my readers. Not all links are affiliate links.

I am a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.

Copyright

Images on this site are property of Angela Marie Made. One or two photos may be shared provided that they include a link back to the original post.

All printables are for personal use only. No commercial use or any selling (including Etsy) is allowed of the printables or the designs. All files, designs, & prints from downloads may not be sold, redistributed, or edited. Designs Copyright Angela Marie Made, 2018.

Building plans & tutorials are intended for personal use. Some small business use is ok too. Please credit Angela Marie Made when sharing, thanks!

Privacy Policy:

Angela Marie Made found at https://www.angelamariemade.com/ (“Website”) is governed by the following privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”).

Information Collected and How it is Used

Information You Voluntarily Submit to the Website: We may collect information from you, such as your name and email, when you subscribe to a newsletter, purchase an e-book, respond to a survey or enter information on our site (like leaving a comment).

Information We Collect from Others: We may receive information about you from other sources.  You may link your Facebook, Instagram, and/or Google accounts to your user profile.  If you choose to link your Facebook, Instagram, and/or Google accounts to your user profile, we will receive your name, email address and profile picture associated with that account.  The Website utilizes the Facebook commenting system, so if you choose to comment on a Website post, your profile picture will appear.

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 may 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 create your account, identify you as a user of the Website, and customize the Website for your account;
  • To send you promotional information, such as newsletters. Each email promotion will provide information on how to 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;
  • To compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences and tools in the future;
  • To allow us to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested;
  • To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature, to send periodic emails regarding products or information. Each email will provide information on how to opt-out of future mailings.

THIRD PARTIES

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.

ConvertKit – 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 ConvertKit’s privacy policy for further information.

Gumroad – this service is used to process online shop payments for digital products and may store your name, email, and credit card information when a purchase is made. Please refer to Gumroad’s privacy policy for further information.

Except when required by law, we will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information.

We are not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without our permission.

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 create a user profile on the Website or leave a comment, certain information may be publicly visible.  To create a user profile, you must choose a username and password and input your email address for profile confirmation.  Your email address will never be available publicly.  At your option, you may also add an avatar, a profile description, and a link to your website.

You may also choose to link your Facebook, Instagram, and Google Account.

Users may see your username, avatar, profile description 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, 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 may use third-party advertising companies to serve content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use cookies, as noted above.

Retargeting Ads

From time to time, the Website may engage in remarketing efforts with third-party companies, such as Google, Facebook, or Instagram, in order to market the Website. These companies use cookies to serve ads based on someone’s past visits to the Website.

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.

Angela Marie Made is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program and Reward Style, affiliate advertising programs designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and links to Amazon.com and other retailers. As part of these programs, the Website will post customized links, provided by Amazon and Reward Style, to track the referrals to their website. These programs utilizes cookies to track visits for the purposes of assigning commission on these sales.

Newsletters

On the Website, you may subscribe to our newsletter, which may be used for advertising purposes. All newsletters sent may contain tracking pixels. The pixel is embedded in emails and allows an analysis of the success of online marketing campaigns. Because of these tracking pixels, we may see if and when you open an email and which links within the email you click. Also, this allows the Website to adapt the content of future newsletters to the interests of the user. This behavior will not be passed on to third parties.

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 at angela@angelamariemade.com to be removed from our mailing list.

Access – You may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request to angela@angelamariemade.com.

Amend – You may contact us at angela@angelamariemade.com 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 to angela@angelamariemade.com.

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

At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to the Website. This includes 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 at angela@angelamariemade.com and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

If there are any questions regarding this privacy policy you may contact us at: angela@angelamariemade.com

This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on 5/11/2018.