Privacy Policy

A Bite if Kindness, found at https://abiteofkindness.com (“Website”) is governed by the following Privacy policy (Privacy Policy”).

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

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. 

Our team here at ABiteofKindness.com (“company”, “I”, “we” or “us”) is dedicated to respecting the privacy of your personal information, and this privacy policy describes what information is collected from you on ABiteofKindness.com (hereinafter the “Website”) and how it is used. The term “you” refers to anyone who uses, visits and/or views the website. Personal information means any information that may be used to identify you, such as your name, title, phone number, email address or postal address. 

By visiting and using the website, you accept and agree to be bound by this privacy policy. 

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 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/

Cookies and other technologies we use

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 at the browser level. 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. 

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. 

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. 

Newsletters, competitions and giveaways

You can subscribe to our newsletters, competitions and giveaways through the website and/or through other media we use. When you subscribe and/or take part in competitions or giveaways we reserve the right to collect your personal information. 

You can always unsubscribe to our newsletter or opt-out of competitions and give-aways by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of any of our newsletters or by emailing info@abiteofkindness.com

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. 

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 November 29, 2019.

Contact information

info@abiteofkindness.com