The fine print you need to know
Effective Date: August 4, 2021
Like you, we think privacy is important. This Privacy Notice discloses the privacy practices for Carol the Cook LLC and our website carolthecook.com. This Privacy Notice applies solely to information collected by this website, except where stated otherwise, and describes the following:
- What information we collect
- How information we collect is used
- Who we share information with
- How information may be reviewed and/or corrected
- How information is secured
- California “Do Not Track” Disclosure
- How policy changes are communicated
Please read this Privacy Notice carefully. By continuing to use this website you are consenting to the practices described in this Privacy Notice.
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
What Information We Collect
We collect the following personally identifiable information only when voluntarily provided by you:
- First and Last Name
- Email Address
- Personal Website Name
- IP Address
- Home or Physical Street Address
- Telephone Number
- Credit Card Information
We use “cookies” on this site. “Cookies” are small data files that are stored on your hard drive or in your device memory when you visit a website or view a message. “Cookies” enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance their experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site. By using our website, you permit us to collect and use your information from activity on devices you use in accordance with this Privacy Notice.
Most web and mobile device browsers are set to automatically accept cookies by default. However you can change your browser settings to prevent automatic acceptance of cookies or to notify you each time a cookie is set. You can learn more about cookies by visiting http://www.allaboutcookies.org which includes additional information on cookies and how to block them.
We use Google Analytics to collect aggregated website usage data to understand how our website performs and how you use it. To learn more about how Google processes your data, please visit https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/. To opt out of Google Analytics please visit https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.
How Information We Collect Is Used
The information we collect is used for billing persons, to fill your orders, to respond to any comments or inquiries you make and to optimize the performance of our website. We may also use the information we collect to contact you to share website updates such as new blog posts, promotions, or other news related to our website and products.
You may opt out of any future contact from us at any time by visiting our Contact page and submitting a request to be removed from our mailing list. You may also opt out by clicking the Unsubscribe link in the footer of our emails.
Who We Share Information With
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization other than as necessary to fulfill your request such as to process a payment or ship an order.
We use Stripe to process online payments. To learn more about how Stripe processes your data, please visit https://stripe.com/privacy.
We use Printify to ship products. To learn more about how Printify processes your data, please visit https://printify.com/privacy-policy/.
Please be advised that when leaving a comment on this website, your name, and personal website name if provided, will be publicly visible to other readers.
How Information May Be Reviewed and/or Corrected
You can do the following at any time by submitting a request via our Contact page:
- Review what data we have about you, if any.
- Change/correct any data we have about you.
- Have us delete any data we have about you.
- Express any concern you have over our use of your data.
How Information Is Secured
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline. Wherever we collect sensitive information, such as name and email address, that information is encrypted and transmitted to us in a secure way. You can verify this by looking for a closed lock icon on your web browser or looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the web page.
While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only employees who need the information to perform a specific job are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers on which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.
California “Do Not Track“ Disclosure
Carol the Cook LLC and our website, carolthecook.com, do not currently respond to Do Not Track (DNT) signals.
How Policy Changes Are Communicated
Whenever material changes are made to this Privacy Notice the effective date at the beginning of this Privacy Notice will be updated.
Please use the form on our Contact page to ask them.