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PRIVACY AND DISCLOSURE

PlaymatForBabies dot com highly values your privacy. We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; this policy sets out how we will treat your personal information. This policy was last updated and is valid from November 1, 2014 and may change without notice.

(1) Credit

This document was created using a combination of the SEQ Legal template, SEOJack’s Privacy Policy Generator, and DisclosurePolicy.org.

(2) Compensation

Playmatforbabies dot com is occasionally compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites, and various other topics. This compensation is provided through avenues such as free products, promotion codes, and monetary payment. Playmatforbabies dot com will always disclose when compensation has been made for the review of a product. Even though Playmatforbabies dot com sometimes receive compensation for posts or advertisements, Playmatforbabies dot com always give my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products. Any product claim, statistic, quote, or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.

(3) Cookies

A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server. This enables the web server to identify and track the web browser.

Cookies are used as a part of our commenting system so you don’t have to enter your details every time, and to collect information for Google Analytics, so Playmatforbabies dot com can better understand the viewing habits of my followers. This helps Playmatforbabies dot com to know the best times for Playmatforbabies dot com to publish posts, and which posts are most popular with those of you who love the blog!

Playmatforbabies dot com also use cookies to keep track of advertisements and compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that Playmatforbabies dot com can offer better site experiences and tools in the future.

By using our website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

Most browsers allow you to reject all cookies, while some browsers allow you to reject just third party cookies. For example, in Internet Explorer (version 9) you can refuse all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Internet options”, “Privacy”, and selecting “Block All Cookies” using the sliding selector. Blocking all cookies will, however, have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.

For more information about cookies, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org

For information on how you can identify the companies that are tracking your web browsing through the use of cookies and other technologies, visit www.ghostery.com

You can turn off the use of cookies at anytime by changing your specific browser settings.

(4) Third party websites

The website contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third party websites.

(5) Google Analytics

Playmatforbabies dot com use Google Analytics to analyze the use of this website. Google Analytics generates statistical and other information about website use by means of cookies, which are stored on users’ computers. The information generated relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. Google will store this information. Google’s privacy policy is available at: http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/.

(6) Google AdSense

Playmatforbabies dot com publish Google AdSense interest-based advertisements on our website. Google uses cookies to serve ads based on a user’s prior visits to your website. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to users based on their visit to this site and/or other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the advertising opt-out page. You can also opt out of a third-party vendor’s use of cookies by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.To determine your interests, Google will track your behavior on our website and on other websites across the web using the DART cookie.

The DoubleClick cookie is used by Google in the ads served on the websites of its partners, such as websites displaying AdSense ads or participating in Google certified ad networks. This allows Google and its partners to serve ads to users based on their visit to this and/or other sites on the Internet. When users visit a partner’s website and either view or click on an ad, a cookie may be dropped on that end user’s browser.

You can view, delete, opt out, or add interest categories associated with your browser using Google’s Ads Preference Manager, available at: http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/. You may also opt out of a third-party vendor’s use of cookies for interest based advertising by visiting aboutads.info. You can opt out of the AdSense partner network cookie at: http://www.google.com/privacy/ads/ or by using the NAI’s (Network Advertising Initiative’s) multi-cookie opt-out mechanism at: http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp. However, these opt-out mechanisms use cookies, and if you clear the cookies from your browser your opt-out will not be maintained. To ensure that an opt-out is maintained in respect of a particular browser, you should use the Google browser plug-in available at: http://www.google.com/ads/preferences/plugin.

(7) Amazon Affiliates Program

Playmatforbabies dot com 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 to products on Amazon.com. When users click on these “affiliate links” and end up making a purchase on a qualifying item, Playmatforbabies dot com receives a small percentage of that purchase price. This Amazon program places or recognizes cookies on visitors’ browsers to enhance and personalize their experience based on previous activity. Playmatforbabies dot com will always disclose when a post contains an affiliate link. You may read more about Amazon Affiliates and their Operating Agreement here.

(8) Additional Affiliate Programs

Playmatforbabies dot com  is also a participant in the following affiliate programs: Walmart, Buy.com, Raise.com.

(9) Collection of Personal Information

Playmatforbabies dot com may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal information:

(a) information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website (including your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views and website navigation);

(b) information relating to any transactions carried out between you and us on or in relation to this website, including information relating to any purchases you make of our goods or services;

(c) information that you provide to us for the purpose of registering with us;

(d) information that you provide to us for the purpose of subscribing to our website services, email notifications and/or newsletters; and

(e) any other information that you choose to send to us.

Before you disclose to us the personal information of another person, you must obtain that person’s consent to both the disclosure and the processing of that personal information in accordance with the terms of this privacy policy.

(10) Use of Personal Information

Personal information submitted to us via this blog will be used for the purposes specified in this privacy policy or in relevant parts of the website.

We may use your personal information to:

(a) administer the website;

(b) improve your browsing experience by personalizing the website;

(c) enable your use of the services available on the website;

(d) send you goods purchased or won via the website, and supply to you services purchased or won via the website;

(e) send statements and invoices to you, and collect payments from you;

(f) send you general (non-marketing) commercial communications;

(g) send you email notifications which you have specifically requested;

(h) provide third parties with statistical information about our users – but this information will not be used to identify any individual user;

(i) deal with enquiries and complaints made by or about you relating to the website;

(j) keep the website secure and prevent fraud; and

(k) verify compliance with the terms and conditions governing the use of the website.

Where you submit personal information for publication on our website, we will publish and otherwise use that information in accordance with the licence you grant to us.

We will not, without your express consent, provide your personal information to any third parties for the purpose of direct marketing.

(11) Disclosure of Personal Information

We may disclose your personal information to those who are involved with the management of this blog.

In addition, we may disclose your personal information:

(a) to the extent that we are required to do so by law;

(b) in connection with any ongoing or prospective legal proceedings;

(c) in order to establish, exercise or defend our legal rights (including providing information to others for the purposes of fraud prevention and reducing credit risk);

(d) to the purchaser (or prospective purchaser) of any business or asset that we are (or are contemplating) selling; and

(e) to any person who we reasonably believe may apply to a court or other competent authority for disclosure of that personal information where, in our reasonable opinion, such court or authority would be reasonably likely to order disclosure of that personal information.

Except as provided in this privacy policy, we will not provide your information to third parties.

(12) Security of Personal Information

We will take reasonable technical and organizational precautions to prevent the loss, misuse, or alteration of your personal information.

We will store all the personal information you provide on our secure (password- and firewall-protected) servers.

You acknowledge that the transmission of information over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.

You are responsible for keeping your password and other login details confidential. We will not ask you for your password (except when you log in to the website).

Personal information that you submit for publication on the website will be published on the internet and may be available, via the internet, around the world. We cannot prevent the use or misuse of such information by others.

(13) Links

Playmatforbabies dot com has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its Internet web site and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Playmatforbabies dot com of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user’s own risk.

(14) Republished Content

We are not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without our permission.

(15) Disclaimer

The materials on Playmatforbabies dot com web site are provided “as is”. Playmatforbabies dot com makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, Playmatforbabies dot com does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its Internet web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

The information contained on this site is not medical advice and should not be used in place of the care of a medical doctor or other qualified healthcare professional.

(16) Limitations

In no event shall Playmatforbabies dot com be liable for any damages arising out of the use or inability to use the materials and/or ideas on Playmatforbabies dot com Internet site, even if Playmatforbabies dot com or a Playmatforbabies dot com authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

(17) Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on Playmatforbabies dot com’s web site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Though every effort is made to provide accurate, complete, and current information, Playmatforbabies dot com cannot guarantee that materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. Playmatforbabies dot com may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. Playmatforbabies dot com does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.

(18) Governing Law

Any claim relating to Playmatforbabies dot com  web site shall be governed by the laws of the State of CA without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

(19) Updating information

Please let us know if the personal information which we hold about you needs to be corrected or updated.

(20) Policy Amendments

We may update this privacy policy from time to time by posting a new version on our website. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes.

We are committed to running this blog in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.