Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

As of May 25, 2018

This privacy policy is updated to comply with the EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), effective May 25, 2018. This privacy policy also complies with data protection laws of 1998 and others not listed here.

Security

Your privacy is very important to us and at all times Plaid Pinecone will take reasonable measures to protect that privacy. Please remember that information transmission over the internet and electronic storage is not 100% secure and reliable. We cannot guarantee the internet’s absolute security.

Information Collection and Use

Whether or not to provide your personal information is completely your own choice. But if you choose not to provide the information, you may be unable to purchase products, or access certain services, offers and content on our site.

Generally, we will not sell, distribute, publish, disclose, or share your personal information to any unaffiliated third parties without your consent. We may share your information among our affiliate partners, employees, contractors or consultants so that they may assist us in providing you with our products and services. In limited situations, though, we may disclose your personal information to unaffiliated third parties: (1) In order to comply with law; (2) in order to enforce our Terms & Conditions and other agreements or policies; or (3) to otherwise protect ourselves, our employees, our customers, or members of the public.

Customer Service and Communications

If you choose to opt into the Plaid Pinecone newsletter and purchase a product and/or opt into a service from us, you grant us permission to send you emails from Plaid Pinecone. Emails may include order details, receipts, blog updates and other information related to Plaid Pinecone products, photography and other written content. You will always have the option to opt out of emails at any time. You may opt out of our social media accounts (such as Pinterest and Instagram) by unfollowing Plaid Pinecone.

You may request access, modification, or deletion of your personal information at any time by email us or filling out our contact form.

In addition to Customer Service and Communication, we may also use your information:

-       To respond to feedback or inquiries about us, our services, our site, or our products.

-       To improve, administer and generally support our site.

-       For internal marketing and demographic studies to improve our website or for security purposes.

-       To perform services to meet any contractual obligations between you and us.

Log Data

Whenever you visit plaidpinecone.com, we collect information that your browser provides to us called Log Data. Log Data is used to measure the performance of our blog. Log Data may include information such as your IP address, browser version, pages of our site you visit, the time and date of that visit, the time spent on those pages, and other such statistics. This information is about the computer used to access the site and not linked to your personal data.

Cookies

Plaid Pinecone utilizes cookies. These are sent to your browser from our website and stored on your computer’s hard drive. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate if a cookie is being sent. If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may be limited in your access to functionality on our site.

External Links

If you click an external link that redirects you to another site, you are no longer protected by Plaid Pinecone’s Privacy Policy or our Terms and Conditions.

Users under 13-years-of-age

Our Privacy Policy is not meant for anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal identifiable information from children under 13 in accordance with COPPA (Children's Online Privacy Protection Act). If we discover that a child under 13 has provided us with personal information, we immediately delete the information. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us so we can perform the necessary actions.

Advertisers, Sponsorships, Affiliates

Certain links on the website are affiliate or referral links. At no additional cost to you, we may earn a small percentage of sales made if you use our affiliate link. This helps us support the blog platform and provide at least 1% of our annual profits to support environmental causes.

Plaid Pinecone is open to forms of cash advertising, sponsorships, and other forms of compensation. We will never recommend, write about or promote products, services, brands, locations or businesses that we haven’t personally experienced and loved. We will always disclose to you if we receive products or services free of charge or through a sponsorship.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to edit and change this policy at any time and without notice. Reference the Privacy Policy on our website for the most up-to-date version. Changes to the policy are effective immediately, after they are posted on this page. If we make material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you either through the email address you have provided to us or by placing a prominent notice on our website.

Contact Us

Please contact Alisha@PlaidPinecone.com or Michael@PlaidPinecone.com with any questions about this Privacy Policy. Or you can submit questions via our comment form.