Privacy Policy

This privacy policy explains how I handle your data in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

The Blog & Email Updates

What kind of personal information is collected when visiting the blog?

If you signed up to receive emails when using the blog, you’ll be asked for your first name and email address. Your IP address may also be tracked for stat tracking purposes only, to help improve the quality of the blog and newsletter.

How is your information used?

I may use the information I collect from you to send you emails regarding mental health tips, promotions, and updates.

How is your information protected?

I use MailerChimp to manage my email marketing subscriber list and to send emails to my subscribers. You can unsubscribe at any time. Your information is never sold or given out to anyone and is only used for the purposes you consented to when signing up.

Do we use cookies?

Like any other website, ChelsWrites uses ‘cookies’. These cookies are used to store information including visitors’ preferences, and the pages on the website that the visitor accessed or visited. The information is used to optimize the users’ experience by customizing our web page content based on visitors’ browser type and/or other information.

Google DoubleClick DART Cookie

Google is one of a third-party vendor on our site. It also uses cookies, known as DART cookies, to serve ads to our site visitors based upon their visit to www.website.com and other sites on the internet. However, visitors may choose to decline the use of DART cookies by visiting the Google ad and content network Privacy Policy at the following URL – https://policies.google.com/technologies/ads

Our Advertising Partners

Some of advertisers on our site may use cookies and web beacons. Our advertising partners are listed below. Each of our advertising partners has their own Privacy Policy for their policies on user data. For easier access, we hyperlinked to their Privacy Policies below.

Advertising Partners Privacy Policies

You may consult this list to find the Privacy Policy for each of the advertising partners of ChelsWrites.

Third-party ad servers or ad networks uses technologies like cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons that are used in their respective advertisements and links that appear on ChelsWrites, which are sent directly to users’ browser. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. These technologies are used to measure the effectiveness of their advertising campaigns and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see on websites that you visit.

Note that ChelsWrites has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

Third Party Privacy Policies

ChelsWrites’s Privacy Policy does not apply to other advertisers or websites. Thus, we are advising you to consult the respective Privacy Policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information. It may include their practices and instructions about how to opt-out of certain options. You may find a complete list of these Privacy Policies and their links here: Privacy Policy Links.

You can choose to disable cookies through your individual browser options. To know more detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers, it can be found at the browsers’ respective websites. What Are Cookies?

CCPA Privacy Rights (Do Not Sell My Personal Information)

Under the CCPA, among other rights, California consumers have the right to:

Request that a business that collects a consumer’s personal data disclose the categories and specific pieces of personal data that a business has collected about consumers.

Request that a business delete any personal data about the consumer that a business has collected.

Request that a business that sells a consumer’s personal data, not sell the consumer’s personal data.

If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us.

GDPR Data Protection Rights

We would like to make sure you are fully aware of all of your data protection rights. Every user is entitled to the following:

The right to access – You have the right to request copies of your personal data. We may charge you a small fee for this service.

The right to rectification – You have the right to request that we correct any information you believe is inaccurate. You also have the right to request that we complete the information you believe is incomplete.

The right to erasure – You have the right to request that we erase your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to restrict processing – You have the right to request that we restrict the processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to object to processing – You have the right to object to our processing of your personal data, under certain conditions.

The right to data portability – You have the right to request that we transfer the data that we have collected to another organization, or directly to you, under certain conditions.

If you make a request, we have one month to respond to you. If you would like to exercise any of these rights, please contact us.

Children’s Information

Another part of our priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. We encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.

ChelsWrites does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of 13. If you think that your child provided this kind of information on our website, we strongly encourage you to contact us immediately and we will do our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

 

Disclosure Policy

This policy is effective from February 26, 2020.

ChelsWrites is a personal blog written and edited by me, Chelsi. For questions about this blog, please contact Chelsi at chels@chelswrites.com

Affiliate Links

Some of the links displayed in posts on this blog, may be affiliate links. If you purchase a product or service through my special link, I receive a small commission at absolutely no extra cost to you. I only ever endorse products that I already love and trust and would never recommend anything just to earn a commission.

 

Disclaimer Policy

All the information that is published by me is in good faith and for general information purposes only. ChelsWrites does not make any warranties about the completeness, reliability, and accuracy of this information. Any action you take upon the information you find on www.chelswrites.com is stircktly at youru own risk and is not liable for any losses and/or damages in connection with the use of www.chelswrites.com.

You may visit other websites from my website by following hyperlinks to external sites. I have no control over the content and nature of what is found on these sites. The links are not recommendations for content found on these sites. Also note, these sites may have different policies and terms.

Consent

By using www.chelswrites.com, you hereby consent to our disclaimer and agree to it’s terms.

Medical Disclaimer

You must not rely on the information on www.chelswrites.com as an alternative to medical advice from your doctor or therapist. If you have specific concerns about your mental health, you should consult your doctor immediately.