I take your privacy and the security of your personal data very seriously.
The purpose of this policy is to inform you of the changes to the EU’s (European Union’s) data protection laws, otherwise known as GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and goes into effect on May 25, 2018. This will advise you of the type of personal information this site collects and how it is stored and used.
The website address for this blog is: https://lynnmosher.com and is sometimes referred to as Heading Home.
What Personal Data is Collected and Why
When visiting lynnmosher.com, your personal data may be collected. The data you provide, as a user of this site, may include consent preferences, such as name, email address, and website address.
This personal data is collected with your consent when you:
*contact me by e-mail
*post a comment
*subscribe to blogposts through an email form
*visit this website and accept cookies
*sign up for any notifications of special offers or freebies which may be offered
*download material requiring you to submit a form
I will not sell, exchange, or give your personal information to any other company for any reason without your consent.
The websites that collect relevant information necessary to properly run my site are linked below for your information. You may contact them for their policies.
Google Analytics: allows me to see what content you visit and find most helpful.
A2 Hosting: is my host for my site and identifies and stops bad bot attacks.
Cloudflare: identifies and stops bad bot attacks as a content delivery network (CDN)
Rafflecopter: used on rare occasions for giveaways. Information of entrants is collected by Rafflecopter to manage the giveaway.
Clicking on the above links may allow third parties to collect or share data about you on their site. I am not responsible for their privacy statements.
My email subscriber service provider is MailChimp.
If you subscribe, your email address is stored on their servers. You are able to access your info any time. Just click on the Manage Subscription link at the bottom of any email I send you.
If you no longer wish to receive my devotionals, announcements, updates, or notifications of freebies, you may unsubscribe at any time. There is an unsubscribe button at the bottom of each email.
By leaving a comment on one of my posts, you are required to identify yourself by your email address. This info is stored in the site’s database. Info from your email address may be provided to the Gravatar service for it to work properly, if you are using it.
If you leave a comment on our site, you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
The cookies used on this site are for functionality, performance, and statistics.
Cookies of your preferences are stored for your convenience as you browse this site. They are called session cookies and will be discarded when you close your browser.
However, if you opt-in for comment cookies (by saving your name, email address, and website in cookies), they will be more permanent and are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. They remember your info so you don’t have to type them in every time you use the site. They will be deleted after six months.
Third-party cookies are used by Google Analytics to analyze the use of this website. It gathers bits of information by means of cookies and is used to create reports about the use of this site.
If you so choose, cookies may be turned off on your browser.
What Rights You Have Over Your Data
If you have left comments on this site, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
If you have any questions, you may contact me through my contact page.