Disclaimers and Privacy Policy

Views

All views expressed on this website are my own except in the case of guest posts (wherein the views expressed are the views of the guest poster). No views expressed in this blog are to be considered views of any persons, companies, or entities that I am currently or have been previously affiliated with.

Sponsored Posts

Some of the posts on this website may be sponsored posts. That means that a partner has paid me to create and post the content. The views expressed in the sponsored post are still my own, and have in no way been altered or skewed by any partnership I may be engaging in. Any post that is sponsored will have a disclosure associated with it. 

Affiliate Links

Many of the posts on this website contain affiliate links. That means that I will receive a commission if you click through the link and purchase the product. We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. We are also affiliated with Flex Offers, Share-a-Sale, and Ultimate Bundles. 

Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://itsjamatime.com.

The terms “website” or “blog” refer to the website https://www.itsjamatime.com.

This policy is to inform website visitors of our policies in regards to the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information.

If you choose to use our website, then you agree to the collection and use of information in relation with this policy. The Personal Information that we collect is used for a variety of reasons, to include, but not limited to, analytics, generating automatic e-mails, tracking and securing comments, and detecting spam. We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

Please be advised that some information is automatically collected and stored by WordPress and it’s associated plugins in order for this site to function properly and in order for all of the features to work correctly. 

While using this website, you may voluntarily provide information by agreeing to submit a comment or by subscribing to our email list or blog.  If you leave a comment on this website, you are giving implied consent for the comment and your information to appear on the website. In leaving a comment or subscribing to our email list, your name and email address will not be shared with any third party with the exception of any third-party software or WordPress plugin used for collecting or maintaining such information.   I will not add any email addresses supplied in the comments section to the website’s subscriber’s list. However, I am not liable for  the unauthorized use of any information that your voluntarily share.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you visit our login page, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

Who we share your data with

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Third Parties

Service Providers

We may employ third-party companies and individuals due to the following reasons:

  • To facilitate our website;
  • To provide services on our behalf;
  • To assist us in analyzing website data, traffic, and statistics.

We want to inform our users that these third parties may have access to your Personal Information in order to perform these tasks.  However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.

Security

We value your trust in providing us your Personal Information, thus we are strive to protect it.  But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure and reliable, and we cannot guarantee its absolute security

Links to Other Sites

This website may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by us. Therefore, we strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, we advise you to review this page periodically for any changes. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. These changes are effective immediately, after they are posted on this page.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or suggestions about our Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact us.