Disclosure & Privacy Policy

Below you will find the disclosure and privacy policies for this website: Amanda’s Woollen World.

If you believe any of this information to be incorrect or conflicting then please let me know.

This information is freely given and openly recorded.

Thank you

Amanda x

DISCLOSURE POLICY

  • This blog is a personal blog written and edited by me. For questions about this blog, please contact amandawithers67@gmail.com
  • This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation.
  • This blog abides by word of mouth marketing standards. I believe in honesty of relationship, opinion and identity. The compensation received may influence the advertising content, topics or posts made in this blog. That content, advertising space or post will be clearly identified as paid or sponsored content.
  • The owner of this blog is compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics. Even though the owner of this blog receives compensation for my posts or advertisements, I always give my honest opinion, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely the bloggers’ own. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.
  • This blog does not contain any content which might present a conflict of interest.
This policy is valid from 30 August 2018

PRIVACY POLICY

This privacy policy sets out how Amanda’s Woollen World uses and protects any information that you give while using my website Amanda’s Woollen World (www.amandaswoollenworld.com.au)

Should I ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Amanda’s Woollen World may change this policy by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 30 August 2018.

At Amanda’s Woollen World I respect your privacy and am committed to protecting it. The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you what personally identifiable information I may collect and how it may be used. This statement only applies to this Website.

What information do I collect and how is it used?

Information You Voluntarily Submit to Amanda’s Woollen World’s website:

I may collect personal information from you such as your name or email address. For example, you may voluntarily submit information to Amanda’s Woollen World website by leaving a comment, subscribing to a newsletter, commenting on a post or submitting an enquire using my contact form.

Automatically-Collected Information:

I automatically collect certain information about you and the device with which you access Amanda’s Woollen World website.
For example, when you use Amanda’s Woollen World website, I will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed Amanda’s Woollen World website. I may also collect information about actions you take when using Amanda’s Woollen World website, such as links clicked.

Cookies:

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyse web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.
I may log information using cookies.  I 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 personalised experience on Amanda’s Woollen World website.

Amanda’s Woollen World website uses cookies to store visitors’ preferences, record user-specific information on what pages users visit, ensure that visitors are not repeatedly sent the same ads, customise 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 Amanda’s Woollen World 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 my Website may be entirely usable.

How your information may be used.

  • I may use the information collected in the following ways:
    • To operate and maintain Amanda’s Woollen World website.
    • 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 track and measure advertising on Amanda’s Woollen World website;
    • To protect, investigate, and deter against unauthorised or illegal activity.

Third-Party use of Personal Information

I may share your information with third parties ONLY when you explicitly authorise us to share your information.
Additionally, Amanda’s Woollen World website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of Amanda’s Woollen World website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.

Amanda’s Woollen World 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 Amanda’s Woollen World 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 Amanda’s Woollen World website’s sole discretion.
Except when directly required by law, I will never sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent; however, I may disclose or transfer personal information collected through Amanda’s Woollen World website to third parties who acquire all or a portion of my 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 reorganisation proceeding brought by or against me.

Anonymous Data

From time to time, I 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

When you comment on a post or article on Amanda’s Woollen World website, your name will appear with that comment. Your email address will NEVER be visible to others. Ensure you put your email in the email field and your name in the name field.

ADVERTISING

Display Ads

I may use advertising service vendors to help present advertisements on the website, one of which is Google. These vendors may use cookies, web beacons, or similar technologies to serve you advertisements tailored to interests you have shown by browsing on this and other sites you have visited, to determine whether you have seen a particular advertisement before and to avoid sending you duplicate advertisements. In doing so, these vendors may collect non-personal data such as your browser type, your operating system, Web pages visited, time of visits, content viewed, ads viewed, and other clickstream data. The use of cookies, web beacons, or similar technologies by these advertising service vendors is subject to their own privacy policies, not mine, and Service Provider disclaims all liability in connection therewith. For more information about this practice and to understand your opt-out choices, please click here: http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/.

Affiliate Program Participation

Amanda’s Woollen World website may engage in affiliate marketing, which is done by embedding tracking links into Amanda’s Woollen World 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.

Links to other websites

My website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave my site, you should note that I do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, I cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Rights Related to your Personal Information

  • Opt-out – You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in every email I send out. You can find this at the bottom of the email. You may also notify us at amandawithers67@gmail.com to be removed from my mailing list.
  • Access – You may access the personal information I have about you by submitting a request to amandawithers67@gmail.com.
  • Amend – You may contact me at mailto:amandawithers67@gmail.com to amend or update your personal information.
  • Forget – In certain situations, you may request that I erase or forget your personal data. To do so, please submit a request to amandawithers67@gmail.com.
    Please note that I may need to retain certain information for recordkeeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.

Sensitive Personal Information

At NO time will Amanda’s Woollen World collect sensitive personal information. You should NEVER submit sensitive personal information anywhere on Amanda’s Woollen World. This includes your social security number, passport 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 me, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

CHILDREN’S INFORMATION

Amanda’s Woollen World website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes that Amanda’s Woollen World website has personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 16 in its database, please contact us immediately at amandawithers67@gmail.com and I will do my best to promptly remove such information from my records.

CONTACT INFORMATION

At any time, please contact us at mailto:amandawithers67@gmail.com for questions related to this Privacy Policy.