Your privacy is important. This notice has been made available through a link on the homepage of this website to make this information easy to find. The purpose of this notice is to explain the online information practices of this website, Irish American Mom, and to explain the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used.
Who We Are:
What Personal Data We Collect and Why We Collect It:
For this website, “personal information” is defined as information that you voluntarily provide to us which personally identifies you and/or your contact information, such as your name, phone number and email address.
Irish American Mom is a blog publishing articles for visitors to read on the topics of Irish culture and heritage, and a service where users can purchase products through affiliate links or through an online giftshop operated by Irish American Mom.
Information collected by this site includes:
Your name, and email address. This information is requested when you leave a comment on this site. It is used to communicate with you should you win a prize in a giveaway. If you choose to subscribe to email updates for blog posts your email will be shared with our e-commerce software providers to ensure delivery of your email. We use your email to communicate with you and to manage our customer relationship with you. You can unsubscribe from the Irish American Mom mailing list at any time using the unsubscribe link in each email or by contacting us at mom(at)irishamericanmom.com.
Blog Interaction. We only collect the personal information you voluntarily provide to us which may include:
- Your email address in order to subscribe to our mailing list;
- Your name, email address and/or social media profile in order to post a comment on our blog;
- Your full name, email address and message in order to contact us via our contact form.
- Your name and mailing address for mailing of prizes in giveaways. Your mailing address will be shared with a third party vendor who may sponsor a prize in a giveaway. Your permission to share your address with this third party will be requested via email before sharing it.
Activity. We may record information relating to your use of the Site, such as
- the searches you undertake,
- the pages you view,
- your browser type,
- IP (internet protocol) address,
- ISP (internet service provider)
- requested URL,
- referring URL,
- timestamp information. including date and time of access.
The purpose of gathering this information is to help administer the site, analyze trends and preferences, track users movement within the pages of this site, and gather broad demographic information for internal use.
We use this type of information to administer the Site and provide the highest possible level of service to you and enhance your experience when visiting the site. We also use aggregate information to statistically analyze user preferences, demographics, behavior and characteristics. This assists us in measuring and analyzing users’ interest in and use of different sections and offerings within the Site.
Cookies. We may send cookies to your computer in order to uniquely identify your browser and improve the quality of our service. The term “cookies” refers to small pieces of information that a website sends to your computer’s hard drive while you are viewing the Site. We may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them). You have the ability to accept or decline cookies using your web browser settings. If you choose to disable cookies, some areas of the Site may not work properly or at all.
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 use a Gravatar image, an anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see.
After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.
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.
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
Please be aware that when you use our Site to post comments and share information in the text of your comment, the information you provide will not be secure and will be publicly visible on the site. This information can be collected and used by others. As a result, you should exercise caution before you make such disclosures.
If you submit your personal data including name and email address through a contact form on this site, the information will be securely stored indefinitely after communication between us has ceased, unless you request your information be deleted. This is done for customer service purposes and the information is never shared without express written permission.
Embedded content from other websites:
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
What rights you have over your data:
If you have subscribed for email updates from this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
Third Party Website Links:
Irish American Mom is not responsible for the privacy practices of advertisers or blog commenters. Links on this site are for your use and reference. Irish American Mom is not responsible for the privacy policies of other websites you may access through links from this site. You should be aware that the privacy policies of these sites may differ from our own.
Irish American Mom LLC serves advertisements on blog pages in partnership with a third-party advertising network, called AdThrive.
Irish American Mom is not responsible for the actions of advertisers or sponsors on this site. Should a reader purchase a product or service based upon a link from this blog, all further issues must be resolved by the reader with that company and not Irish American Mom LLC.
Irish American Mom LLC allows third-‐party companies to serve ads and/or collect certain anonymous information when you visit this website or mobile application. These companies may use non-‐personally identifiable information (e.g., click stream information, browser type, time and date, subject of advertisements clicked or scrolled over) during your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you.
Changes to this Privacy Statement:
The contents of this statement may be altered at any time, at the discretion of Irish American Mom LLC. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this Site and this Policy periodically and to be aware of any modifications. Updates to this Policy will be posted on this page.
Our mailing address is P.O. Box 73, Fisherville, KY 40023, United States
This policy was last updated on May 25th, 2018.
Slán agus beannacht,
(Goodbye and blessings)
Irish American Mom