Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for bayouwoman.com

If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by email.

At bayouwoman.com, the privacy of our visitors is of extreme importance to us. As a general rule, we do not share your information with anyone, for any reason…there are some specific exceptions, however.

This privacy policy outlines the type of personal information that is received and collected by bayouwoman.com and how it is used.

EMail & Subscriptions

If you send us an email, we may collect your name, email and phone number in order to better communicate with you. We do not share any of this information with any third party without your direction and express permission. Of course we would co-operate fully where legally directed by Law Enforcement agencies, should the need arise.

The only information we collect for a subscription is your email address in a “double opt-in” method. This means you must both enter your email address in the subscription field AND respond to the confirmation email to receive updates. You may opt-out the same way.

Statistical Information Gathering

Like most websites, bayouwoman.com makes use of Log Files, Google Analytics and may occasionally use ‘Cookies’. The information collected by these technologies is NOT personally identifiable, but does include a selection of information that helps us determine where visitors to our site come from (referrals), which items they view and how often. This information may include IP addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring sites, entrance/exit pages, and number of clicks. This information is strictly used to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather general demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookies

‘Cookies’ are small files your browser collects as you traverse the Internet. They contain NO personally identifiable information, but may contain a record of your visit to a certain website. These help control advertising on the internet, making it safer, less obtrusive and more relevant.

Google, as a third party vendor, may use cookies to serve ads on bayouwoman.com. Google’s use of cookies enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to bayouwoman.com and other sites on the Internet.

  • Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user’s prior visits to our website.
  • Google’s use of the DoubleClick cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to our users based on their visit to our sites and/or other sites on the Internet.
  • Users may opt out of the use of the DoubleClick cookie for interest-based advertising by visiting Ads Settings. (Alternatively, you can opt out of a third-party vendor’s use of cookies for interest based advertising by visiting aboutads.info.)

You may read more about Google’s commitment to privacy at the following URL – http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/

Affiliate Statement:  
Some items purchased through link following may pay Bayou Woman a small percentage for completed sales.  Not all items are linked to affiliate programs.  Bayou Woman may receive free products or monetary compensation in exchange for advertising on this blog.  Your credit card and order information will NOT be seen by bayouwoman.com or anyone associated with this site.

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