Privacy Policy for Brinalynn.com

If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by email at findingjoy@brinalynn.com.

At http://www.brinalynn.com, the privacy of our visitors is extremely important to us. This privacy policy document outlines the types of personal information is received and collected and how it is used.

Log Files

Like many other Web sites, http://www.brinalynn.com makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies

Cookies are little pieces of code that we use to track your use of our site and provide the best possible experience for you.

Specifically we use them for

  • Our commenting system so that you don’t have to always enter your details
  • Collect data as part of Google Analytics so that we can see who has visited our website

You can chose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in your browser.

However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.

Personal Data Required for Leaving Comments

When you wish to leave a comment, you are required to leave a name and e-mail address. The e-mail address requirement prevents spam comments on our site. That data is stored on my site. If at any time, you wish your e-mail address to be deleted, please contact me at findingjoy@brinalynn.com, and it will be removed within a month.

Information Collection and Use

To keep up with the information and services I provide at BrinaLynn.com, I offer the opportunity for you to sign up for my email newsletter. Should you choose to subscribe, this will require you to provide personally identifiable information, specifically, your email address. Your email address will be used to contact you regularly (3 times a week at most, but more frequently 1-2 times per week, depending on your interests).

I have not, and never will, sell your personal information, and I use any data that this site collects (email of cookies) only to serve you better and send you information about products that are catered only to your interests. If at any time you unsubscribe from my regular e-mails, you can request that your information be deleted from the records of my e-mail service provider.

Links to Other Sites

My site may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by me. Therefore, I strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. I have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

Children’s Privacy

BrinaLynn.com does not address anyone under the age of 16. I do not knowingly collect personal identifiable information from children under 16. In the case I discover that a child under 16 has provided me with personal information, I immediately delete this from the server. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided personal information, please contact me so that I will be able to do necessary actions.

DoubleClick DART Cookie

.:: Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on http://www.brinalynn.com.

.:: Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to http://www.brinalynn.com and other sites on the Internet.

.:: Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

Some of our advertising partners may use cookies or web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners include:

Google Adsense

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on http://www.brinalynn.com send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies ( such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons ) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and / or to personalize the advertising content that you see.

http://www.brinalynn.com has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. Brinalynn.com’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers’ respective websites.

When We May Transfer your Personal Data

We will not transfer your personal data unless we are under legal obligation to do so.

If You Wish to be Removed from our Data

At any point you may ask that we remove your information from our systems. Please contact findingjoy@brinalynn.com with your requirements and we will do so within a month.

The same applies for what information we hold about you and can be identified as being about you.