Respecting your privacy is very important to me. Reesewoods.com follows few fundamental principles:
- I don’t ask you for personal information unless I truly need it. (I can’t stand services that ask you for things like your gender or income level for no apparent reason.)
- I don’t share your personal information with anyone except to comply with the law, develop our products, or protect our rights.
- I don’t store personal information on my servers unless required for the on-going operation of the site.
WHAT INFORMATION DOES THIS WEBSITE COLLECT AND HOW IS IT USED?
Information You Voluntarily Submit to the Website:
You may also choose to submit information like your name and email to subscribe to my site by joining a newsletter or submitting a contact form. I do have access and control to the information you submit to voluntarily contact me or join my mailing list or newsletter.
Like most website operators, Reese Woods collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Reese Woods purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Reese Woods visitors use its website. From time to time, Reese Woods may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Reese Woods also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on our blogs. Reese Woods only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below, except that blog commenter IP addresses are visible and disclosed to the administrators of the blog where the comment was left.
Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Reese Woods websites choose to interact with Reese Woods in ways that require the site to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Reese Woods gathers depend on the nature of the interaction. For example, the site asks visitors who comment on the blog to provide a username and email address. Those who wish to receive Reese Woods updates via email, we collect their emails. In each case, Reese Woods collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor’s interaction with Reese Woods. Reese Woods does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
Reese Woods may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its websites. For instance, Reese Woods may monitor the most popular pages on the site or use spam screened by the Akismet service to help identify spam. Reese Woods may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Reese Woods does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below.
Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Reese Woods discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Reese Woods behalf or to provide services available at Reese Woods websites, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Reese Woods websites, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Reese Woods will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Reese Woods discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Reese Woods believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Reese Woods, third parties or the public at large. If you are a registered user of the Reese Woods website and have supplied your email address, Reese Woods may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what’s going on with Reese Woods and y products. I primarily use my blog to communicate this type of information, so I expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send me a request (for example via a support email or via one of my feedback mechanisms), I reserve the right to publish it in order to help clarify or respond to your request or to help me support other users. Reese Woods takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
If Reese Woods, or substantially all of its assets were acquired, or in the unlikely event that Reese Woods goes out of business or enters bankruptcy, user information would be one of the assets that is transferred or acquired by a third party. You acknowledge that such transfers may occur and that any acquirer of Reese Woods may continue to use your personal information as set forth in this policy.
Comments and other content submitted to Akismet anti-spam service are not saved on my servers unless they were marked as false positives, in which case the site stores them long enough to use them to improve the service to avoid future false positives.
Third Party Use of Information
This site may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorize it 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.
At this time, your personal information is not shared with any other third-party applications. This list may be amended from time to time in the website’s sole discretion.
Except when required by law, I will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent; however, I may disclose or transfer personal information collected through the website to third parties who acquire all or a portion of our business, which may be the result of a merger, consolidation, or purchase of all or a portion of my assets, or in connection with any bankruptcy or reorganization proceeding brought by or against me.
Affiliate Program Participation
Reese Woods 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.
Reese Woods 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, Reese Woods 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.
Sensitive Personal Information
Reese Woods 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 I will use my best efforts to promptly remove such information from my records.
Last updated: June 11, 2018.