Erika’s Gluten Free Kitchen Privacy and Disclosure Policy
Amazon Affiliate Links
Erika’s Gluten-free Kitchen participates in the Amazon Affiliate program. That means if you click on one of my Amazon affiliate links and make a purchase, I receive a small commission. This has no effect on the price you pay, but it helps defray the cost of maintaining this blog. I appreciate you supporting the blog by purchasing through the links I share. All posts containing Amazon affiliate links will note their inclusion.
Per Amazon, the Amazon ads we include on the site do not use personally identifiable information such as name or email to serve interest-based ads. Learn more from Amazon on their Advertising and GDPR compliance page.
Erika’s Gluten-free Kitchen may accept advertising, sponsorship and other forms of compensation. Any such items will be clearly identified to note any such compensation.
Any sponsored posts will be clearly identified as such.
Similarly, I may receive free products, cash, gift cards, services, or admission to an event in exchange for writing about them here on the blog or on social media. I only write about products and services using my personal opinions. All opinions expressed by me on social media and in this blog are my own. Please verify any product claims, statistics or quotes regarding any products or services with their respective provider.
If you would like to help support this blog through paid promotion or partnership, please check out my media kit.
If you provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, it will be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Erika’s Gluten-free Kitchen may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. This policy is effective from February 18, 2017.
What We Collect
Information you submit to this site may include, but is not limited to:
- Your contact information including your name and email address
- Demographic information including your postal code, preferences, and interests
- Other information requested in reader surveys, giveaways, and/or special offers
How We Use Your Information
We collect this information to understand your needs and provide you with more relevant content. Your information is also collected for the following reasons:
- To improve our products and services or develop new products and services.
- We may periodically send promotional emails about new content, products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
- To customize the website to reflect your interests.
We will not sell, distribute, or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.
A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual and tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your content consumption and preferences.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies. You can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
Third Party Advertising
We may allow third-party companies to serve ads and/or collect certain anonymous information when you visit our website. These companies may use non-personally identifiable information (click stream information, browser type, date and time, subject of advertisements clicked or scrolled over) during your visits to this and other websites to provide customized advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you. These companies typically use a cookie or third party web beacon to collect this information. To learn more about this type of advertising or to opt-out of this type of advertising, visit networkadvertising.org.
Links to Other Websites
Our website may contain links to other websites. Once you have used these links to leave our site, we do not have any control over your experience on that website. We are not responsible for the security and privacy practices of that website. You should exercise caution and read the privacy statement on the website in question.
Opting Out of Emails
If Erika’s Gluten-free Kitchen sends out newsletter updates in the future and we have your email address on file, you may receive a copy of our newsletter. At the bottom of every newsletter or email we send will be an easy way to opt-out. We hate spam email as much as you and have no intention of filling up your e-mail inbox with unwanted messages.