Terms & Conditions

Privacy Policy & Disclaimers

A Bite of Kindness, found at https://abiteofkindness.com (“Website” or “Site” or “Blog”) is governed by the following Privacy policy and Disclaimers.

Please read this Privacy Policy and disclaimer carefully before using the website. By accessing or using any part of the website, you agree to be bound by this Privacy Policy and disclaimers. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, then you must stop using the website immediately. 

Please note that I reserve the right to modify these terms and conditions at any time without notice.

Content

All content is created and owned by me unless otherwise stated. Please do not copy content or images without prior written permission or without crediting me. Request for permission should be addressed to the following email info@abiteofkindness.com

You may link back to this blog, as long as you clearly give credit to me as the author and include a link to this blog.

All information on the Site is provided in good faith, however, we make no representation or warranty of any kind, express or implied, regarding the accuracy, adequacy, validity, suitability, reliability, availability, or completeness of any information, products, or services on the site for any purpose. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL WE HAVE ANY LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND INCURRED AS A RESULT OF THE USE OF THE SITE OR RELIANCE ON ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED ON THE SITE, YOUR USE OF THIS SITE, AND YOUR RELIANCE ON ANY INFORMATION, PRODUCTS OR SERVICES ON THE SITE IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.

Sponsored Content

This Site may contain sponsored blog posts from time to time with products or services we recommend or have been of value in our personal experience or use. We share information as examples to you but it does not serve as a guarantee or promise of any kind for your results and successes if you decide to use the same information, reviews, products, services, tips, and techniques offered here.

Any information, reviews, products, services, tips, and techniques displayed in a sponsored blog post may not have been investigated, monitored, or checked for accuracy, adequacy, validity, suitability, reliability, availability, or completeness by us. WE DO NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OFFERED IN A SPONSORED BLOG POST OR BY ANY THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES LINKED THROUGH THE SITE OR ANY WEBSITE OR FEATURE LINKED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING. WE WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES.

Affiliate links

This website features affiliate links occasionally. This is what it means for you.

Amazon Services LLC Associates program

A bite of Kindness 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 linking Amazon. You can read Amazon’s privacy policy here: https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/help/customer/display.html?nodeId=201909010

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 our posts, and/or advertisements, we always give our honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics, events, or products.

Any information, reviews, products, services, tips, and techniques displayed in a sponsored blog post may not have been investigated, monitored, or checked for accuracy, adequacy, validity, suitability, reliability, availability, or completeness by us. WE DO NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OFFERED IN A SPONSORED BLOG POST OR BY ANY THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES LINKED THROUGH THE SITE OR ANY WEBSITE OR FEATURE LINKED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING. WE WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES.

Ads

This site uses Google Adsense advertisements and its owner doe not control the content of the advertisements or the conduct of the third parties whose advertising content is being served by Google or other ad networks.

Such external links are not investigated, monitored, or checked for accuracy, adequacy, validity, suitability, reliability, availability, or completeness by us. WE DO NOT WARRANT, ENDORSE, GUARANTEE, OR ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ACCURACY OR RELIABILITY OF ANY INFORMATION OFFERED BY THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES LINKED THROUGH THE SITE OR ANY WEBSITE OR FEATURE LINKED IN ANY BANNER OR OTHER ADVERTISING. WE WILL NOT BE A PARTY TO OR IN ANY WAY BE RESPONSIBLE FOR MONITORING ANY TRANSACTION BETWEEN YOU AND THIRD-PARTY PROVIDERS OF PRODUCTS OR SERVICES.

Email Sign-ups

We are in the process of switching email services provides. Moving from Mail Chimp to Mailerlite. Therefore, both provides are being used currently. We will update the disclaimer and privacy policy when the move is completed.

I use Mailerlite to collect email addresses. If you sign up for a freebie or sign up for the newsletter, you agree to receive news, updates and special offers via email. You can stop these emails at any time by unsubscribing, I do not share emails with third parties and do not spam.

I use Mail Chimp to collect email addresses. This service is used for the delivery of email updates and newsletters. We store your name and email address for purposes of delivering such communications. You can read Mail Chimps’s privacy policy here: https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/

By signing up to my email list (or opting in to receive a content upgrade you agree to receive email communications from us including but not limited to newsletters, site updates, promotion resources, and other announcements and correspondence. We accept no responsibility for the accurate receipt of any such emails and you a responsible for ensuring that your email address is not blocked or impaired in any way, including by ensuring our emails don’t end up in your spam folder.

If you unsubscribe from receiving emails, you acknowledge and understand that you may no longer receive information or updates from A bite of Kindness.

Collection of information

At https://abiteofkindness.com we want to give you the best service possible. In order to achieve this, we collect and use your personal information when you interact with us. 

We consider the privacy of our visitors to be extremely important. This privacy policy document describes the types of personal information that is collected and recorded by https://abiteofkindness.com and how we use it. Contact us at info@abiteofkindness.com if you have any questions or problems regarding the use of your personal data and we will gladly assist you. 

What information we collect and how it is used

We collect the information you voluntarily provide us when you leave a comment on our website, send us a message and subscribe to our newsletter.

We might also collect information from other sources, such as social media networks when you use your accounts to login to our website. The information collected from these sources may be your name, your surname, your email address, your location, gender and age.

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, 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.

When you leave a comment 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 anonymised 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: https//autamattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Information collected by third parties

We may collect personal data from third parties such as advertising networks, analytics providers and payment processors.

Our website is using 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. You can read Google Analytics’s privacy policy here: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en-US

Mail Chimp – This service is used for the delivery of email updates and newsletters. We store your name and email address for purposes of delivering such communications. You can read Mail Chimps’s privacy policy here: https://mailchimp.com/legal/privacy/

Mailerlite – This service is used for the delivery of email updates and newsletters. We store your name and email address for purposes of delivering such communications. You can read Mailerlite’s privacy policy here: https://www.mailerlite.com/legal/privacy-policy

Cookies Policy

We use cookies and/or similar technologies to analyze customer behaviour, administer the website, track users movements, and to collect information about users. This is done in order to personalize and enhance your experience on our website. 

This includes information that is automatically stored by cookies and other session tools. For example, your shopping cart information (if applicable), your IP address, your shopping history (if there is any), etc. This information is used to improve the customer experience. When you use our services or look at the content of our website, your activities may be logged. 

A cookie is a tiny text file stored on your computer. Cookies store information that is used to help make sites work. Only we can access the cookies created by our website. You can control your cookies through your individual browser options. Choosing to disable cookies may hinder your use of certain functions. 

We use cookies for the following purposes: 

Analytics cookies – these cookies are used to track the use and performance of our website and services.

We use Google Analytics to measure traffic on our website. Google has their own Privacy Policy which you can review here. If you would like to opt-out of tracking by Google Analytics, visit the Google Analytics opt-out page. 

Advertising cookies – These cookies are used to deliver advertisements that are relevant to you and to your interests. In addition, they are used to limit the number of times you see an advertisement. They are usually placed on the website by advertising networks with the website operator’s permission. These cookies remember that you have visited a website and this information is shared with others such as advertisers. Often targeting or advertising cookies will be linked to site functionality provided by the other organization. 

Our advertising partner is Google Adsense to advertise on our website. Google has their own Privacy Policy which you can review here. If you would like to opt-out of tracking by Google Adsense, visit the Google Adsense opt-out page. 

Akismet – We use Akismet to block spam comments. It’s a plug-in that blocks suspicious comments so that we don’t have to spend a lot of time deleting spam comments. You can read Akismet’s privacy policy here: https://akismet.com/privacy/

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology in their respective advertisements and links that appear on https://abiteofkindness.com and which are sent directly to your browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies may also be used by our site’s third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertising campaigns and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see on the site. 

Who else can access your personal data

We will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or any other personal information to third parties without your consent; however, we may disclose or transfer personal information collected through the Website if required by law and/or as a result of a merger, consolidation, or purchase of our assets, or in connection with any bankruptcy or reorganisation proceeding brought by or against us.

How we secure your data

We do our best to keep your personal data safe. We use safe protocols for communication and transferring data (such as HTTPS). We monitor our systems for possible vulnerabilities and attacks. 

Even though we try our best we can not guarantee the security of information (see T&C’s) However, we promise to notify suitable authorities of data breaches. We will also notify you if there is a threat to your rights or interests. We will do everything we reasonably can to prevent security breaches and to assist authorities should any breaches occur. 

Social media and other platforms

We use social media and other similar platforms such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Youtube, and Pinterest to interact with our customers. When this happens you will have a direct relationship with these platforms and agree to their terms of use. We are not responsible for these platforms and how they manage your data and personal information. 

Changes to this privacy policy

We reserve the right to make changes to this Privacy Policy in our sole discretion at any time without notice and by using the website you accept those changes. It is your responsibility to regularly check the website for updates. Your continued use of the website after posting any changes to our Privacy Policy constitutes your acceptance of those changes and updates. You must not access or use the website if you do not wish to be bound by this Privacy Policy.

Last modified September 15th, 2020

Contact information

info@abiteofkindness.com