Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://www.heatherwoodhaven.com.

Comments

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.

An anonymized 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://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

What Information Does This Site Collect?

If you voluntarily sign up for Heather Woodhaven’s newsletter, this site will record your email address and name, if you supply it. When subscribers click on a link in one of my emails or fills out a form, the site may record this information (see below how this information is used).

Subscribers may unsubscribe at any time. You may ask for all your data to be deleted at any time.

Giveaways and Contests:

If you enter a giveaway, your e-mail and name, if you supply it, is collected. If you win a physical prize, you will be asked to give your name and physical address. All physical giveaways are for U.S. entries only. E-books are given for international winners.

Non-personal Information

This website may collect non-personal information about visitors when they interact with the site. This information may include the browser name, means of connection to the site, and other non-identifying information.

Cookies

This website may use “cookies” to enhance visitor experience. Typically, cookies may be placed on visitors’ hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. Visitors may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to send an alert when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the site may not function properly.

How Is the Information Used?

Newsletter and blog subscribers’ names and emails will only be used for receiving the newsletters, or communication from Heather Woodhaven should you respond to the newsletters or request to be part of her advanced reader team. Giveaway entrants will be sent emails only about the giveaway, unless they also signed up for the newsletter or blog.

Information on which email links are clicked on the most will help the author choose links that interest readers in future emails.

Heather Woodhaven may use affiliate codes in some of the emails or on the site. In that instance, she will issue a disclosure. Subscriber information is never shared with a third party.

Third-party links

Sometimes Heather Woodhaven will include third-party links through email or on the website. These sites have their own policies, and you should read those before subscribing or purchasing from them.

Security of Information

All information is saved by Dreamhost and only Heather Woodhaven can access them. Should a data breach ever occur, subscribers will be notified.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

The author may update this privacy policy at any time. A notice about such changes will be posted on the home page. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this Privacy Policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your Acceptance of These Terms

By visiting and using heatherwoodhaven.com, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree, you can simply not use the site. Continued use of the site means you accept the policy and any periodic changes.

Questions?

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or anything else on heatherwoodhaven.com, please email the author at heatherwoodhaven@gmail.com