Privacy Policy

& Disclosure Information

Who we are

This privacy notice provides you with details of how we collect and process personal data through your use of our website: https://erikaguymon.com.

By providing us with your data, you warrant to us that you are over 13 years of age

Erika Guymon is the data controller and we are responsible for your personal data. If you have any questions, please contact us. 

The information found in this blog are based on my own research, experiences, and personal opinion. I am not responsible for outcomes that differ from my own.

Privacy Policy | February 2020
This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated February 2020. 

Comments

Please be kind.  We want our website to be a place to connect, create, share, & inspire. We have a zero tolerance policy for negativity, bullying, drama, and gossip. Personal attacks of any kind ARE NOT ALLOWED.

Healthy discussion is encouraged, but please choose your words carefully and spoken with love and respect. 

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.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

Affiliate Disclaimer

Please Note: I only promote affiliate links if it’s something I genuinely love, or have personally experienced for myself .

This website contains “affiliate links”. Some of the sections of this site will allow you to purchase different products and services online provided by other merchants, and not us. Some of the links that we post on our site are “affiliate links.” If you click on an affiliate link ,sign up (or subscribe) for a service, order a recommended product, I may receive a small commission at no additional cost to you.

I only provide information for products:
A.) That I truly I believe in
B.) I have actually purchased myself
C.) I feel comfortable and confident promoting.

We are not responsible for the quality, accuracy, timeliness, reliability or any other aspect of these products and services. In addition, a merchant will likely have privacy and data collection practices that are different from ours. If you make a purchase from a merchant on their site or on a site that we have posted a link to, the information obtained during your visit to that merchant’s online store or site, and the information that you give as part of the transaction, such as your name, e-mail address, street address, telephone number, and credit card number, may be collected the merchant and us. For more information regarding a merchant, its online store, its privacy policies, and/or any additional terms and conditions that may apply, visit that merchant’s website and click on its information links or contact the merchant directly.

Amazon Services LLC Associates Program
We are 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.

*Disclosed in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s 16 CFR, Part 255: “Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.”

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

When you visit our website, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including:

  • Information about your web browser
  • IP address
  • Time zone
  • Cookies that are installed on your device.

Additionally, as you browse our website, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you, and information about how you interact with the website. Personal data is also generated from technical processes such as contact forms, comments, analytics, and third party embeds.

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. An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Embedded content from other websites

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

By using this our website, you consent to the use of such cookies and the sharing of data captured by such cookies such as Google, and our other third party partners. You can view, delete or add interest categories associated with your browser by visiting: https://adssettings.google.com.

Media
If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site 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 will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited.