We collect information from you when you subscribe to post updates. The information you will be asked to enter is your e-mail address, first name or only what is required to help you with your experience. We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for updates, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features to send periodic emails regarding From A Chef’s Kitchen.
We also collect information if you comment on any of the posts at From A Chef’s Kitchen. Information is requested, however, your e-mail address is not published. This is collected as a way to determine the validity of the comment and not from a “bot” or spam.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible. We regularly scan for malware and have an SSL certificate (https).
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email practices, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address in order to send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions. To be in accordance with CAN-SPAM we agree to the following:
• To NOT use false, or misleading subjects or email addresses
• Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way
• Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters
• Monitor third party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
• Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly
• Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email. We will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
Like many other websites, From A Chef’s Kitchen 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 the 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.
COOKIE OPT OUT
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USE OF THIRD-PARTY ADVERTISING COMPANIES
We use Mediavine, a third-party advertising company to serve ads when you visit our website. These companies may use aggregated information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, please see: http://www.networkadvertising.
AMAZON ASSOCIATE DISCLOSURE
The owner of this website, Carol Borchardt, is a participant in the Amazon Services, LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking fromachefskitchen.com to Amazon properties including, but not limited to, Amazon.com, endless.com, myhabit.com, smallparts.com or amazonwireless.com. All affiliate links will be clearly disclosed. Clicking on and purchasing a product from one of these links does not result in any additional cost to you.
LINKS TO THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
This website includes links for your use and reference. We may occasionally include or offer third party products or services on our website. You should be aware that the privacy policies of these sites may differ from From A Chef’s Kitchen. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
CALIFORNIA ONLINE PROTECTION PRIVACY ACT
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under 13, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, the nation’s consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online. We do not specifically market to children under 13.
FAIR INFORMATION PRACTICES
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information. In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices should a data breach occur, we will notify the users via email within 7 business days.
We also agree to the individual redress principle, which requires that individuals have a right to pursue legally enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or a government agency to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.
GDPR (GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION) COMPLIANCE
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