Effective September 8, 2023
The Spunky Curl website values the privacy of its readers. The following policy outlines how personal data is used and collected via cookies, newsletter sign-ups, emails, and comments.
Please contact Sarah Schlintz at [email protected] with any questions, concerns, or personal data requests. Readers can unsubscribe from the newsletter mailing list or delete comments on The Spunky Curl website at any time.
A cookie is a text file loaded with data used to identify a computer. Cookies allow web browsers to track, personalize, and save information about website sessions. Persistent cookies are stored by a web browser and remain valid until an expiry date if not deleted beforehand. Session cookies expire at the end of a session once the web browser is closed.
The Spunky Curl website uses both types of cookies to monitor usage, track analytics, improve functionality, and ensure readers have a personalized experience. Cookies may also be used by third-party services, including Google Analytics, Pinterest, and Google Adsense.
The Spunky Curl website uses Google AdSense to manage all third-party advertising. Advertisements which appear on The Spunky Curl website may use and place cookies on a reader's computer. The Spunky Curl website assumes no responsibility for and has no control over the content, practices, or privacy policies of any third-party websites.
Information Use and Collection
Certain reader and device information is automatically collected via Google Analytics during a browsing session on The Spunky Curl website. Google Analytics logs the IP address, operating system, browser, referring website, page duration, clicked links, location (city/county), and dates/times accessed. The information is anonymized and aggregated to help The Spunky Curl website understand its traffic statistics.
The Spunky Curl may use reader data to ensure content is efficiently delivered, provide customer service (respond to comments, complaints, or questions), and measure statistics. Please do not share any sensitive information on The Spunky Curl website or email threads. Provided reader information will not be shared, sold, or distributed without explicit consent.
Any reader may contact Sarah Schlintz at [email protected] to request access to his/her personal data, including an amendment or complete removal. The Spunky Curl website reserves the right to ask for proof of identity before action is taken.
Privacy of Children
The Spunky Curl website does not knowingly collect personal identifiable data from anyone under the age of 18. Parents or guardians are urged to immediately contact Sarah Schlintz at [email protected] if they believe their child has provided information without parental consent. Information will promptly be removed from The Spunky Curl website records.
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