I will only collect and use your Personal Data where:
I have lawful grounds to do so, including to comply with our legal obligations;
I am performing a contract with you for our services; and
I have legitimate interests in using your Personal Data and your interests and fundamental rights do not override those interests.
For the purposes of the EU General Data Protection Regulation ((EU) 2016/679) (“GDPR”), I, Melissa Ohnoutka, am the “data controller”. If you have any questions about this policy or about how your Personal Data is used, please contact me via my contact details at the end of this policy.
You are not required to submit any PII to use this website. However, the server for this website may collect data about your visit, your computer’s IP address, browser type, operating system, geographic location, referral source, pages visited, and other “analytics” data. I may review that data from time to time to understand how the website is used and to improve the website for users. I do not provide that data to any third parties.
This page describes what information they gather, how they are used and why they are sometimes stored by these cookies. We will also share how you can prevent these cookies from being stored. Please be aware that this may downgrade or ‘break’ certain elements of the sites functionality.
Disabling Cookies - You can prevent the setting of cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this) Disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in disabling certain functionality and features of the sites. It is recommended that you do not disable cookies.
When you submit data through a form such as those found on contact pages or comment forms, cookies may be set to remember your user details for future correspondence.
I do not track users after they visit my site.
At your election, you may provide your email address to subscribe to receive my newsletter and other emails. You may also provide your email address and name to contact me via a form on my website.
If at any time you would like to be removed from my database, please email me directly at firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also unsubscribe from any of my mailing lists by clicking on the unsubscribe link on the newsletter itself.
Please do not disclose to me the PII of any other person without that person’s consent. Do not subscribe anyone other than yourself to this website or a newsletter.
I will take reasonable technical precautions to prevent the loss, misused or alteration of your PII. I will not provide your email address or any other PII to any other person, other than (i) to MailChimp, Mailerlite or other provider which assists me in sending newsletters and emails, or (ii) if required to be disclosed by law or in connection with any actual or threatened legal proceeding.
I reserve the right to remove any comments from my blog or website if I find them offensive, defamatory, obscene, abusive, vulgar, or in any way inappropriate.
My website and blog include hyperlinks to other websites. I am not responsible for the privacy policies and practices of other websites and blogs.