Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to us. We want you to feel comfortable using Healthy Nibbles & Bits, and this privacy policy explains how we collect, use, and protect your information.

Healthy Nibbles & Bits may change this Privacy Policy from time to time by updating this page. Please check this page periodically to stay informed about how we are collecting, using, and protecting the information that we collect. By using our website, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

INFORMATION WE COLLECT

Healthy Nibbles & Bits may collect and use personal information that you provide when you voluntarily sign up for e-mails, leave comments, enter giveaways, or fill out any form. The information collected may include your name and email address. Healthy Nibbles & Bits only uses this information to send emails, oversee contests and promotions, and improve website performance. You are not required to provide any personally identifiable information to merely access or visit this website.

Healthy Nibbles & Bits may also collect nonpersonal information whenever you interact on this website. Nonpersonal information includes the browser you use, the type of device you use, Internet Protocol address (“IP address” – this is not your email address and cannot be used to contact you directly), and information about the capabilities of your computer. Healthy Nibbles & Bits may also gather information about areas you visit and search terms you use on this website and about the links you may select from within this website to other areas of the Internet. This information is used for analytical purposes, to help diagnose errors and to identify abuse of our website and systems.

HOW WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

Healthy Nibbles & Bits may use the collected information in the following ways:

  • Opt-In Mailing List: If you opt-in to our mailing list (or newsletter), you will receive periodic e-mails that contain updates, news, or other related content from this website. You have the option to unsubscribe from receiving future e-mails by following the instructions in the footer of the e-mail.
  • E-mails: We may use a the your e-mail address to respond to any questions or inquiries.
  • Promotions/Contests: The information we collect may be used in connection with any promotions, contests, or surveys on this site.

SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

Healthy Nibbles & Bits respects your privacy and will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so.

Occasionally, Healthy Nibbles & Bits may collect personal identification information from you in connection with contests or promotions. We will share such information with necessary third parties for the purpose of carrying out the contest or promotion. We will ask for your consent to such disclosure and use of such information.

COOKIES 

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets us know when you visit a particular page. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data the you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify the browser setting to decline cookies.

You can also opt out of cookies using the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page at this page: http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices/ Finally, you can choose to disable or selectively turn off cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings.

ADVERTISING

Some of our advertisers occasionally serve you cookies as well. We do not have control over cookies placed by advertisers. We may use advertising service vendors to help present advertisements on the website. These vendors may use cookies, web beacons, or similar technologies to serve you advertisements tailored to interests that you have shown by browsing on this and other sites; to determine whether you have seen a particular advertisement before; and to avoid sending you duplicate advertisements. In doing so, these vendors may collect non-personal data such as the your browser type, operating system, web pages visited, time of visits, content viewed, ads viewed, and other clickstream data. The use of cookies, web beacons, or similar technologies by these advertising service vendors is subject to their own privacy policies, not ours.

SOCIAL MEDIA FEATURES AND WIDGETS

Healthy Nibbles & Bits includes social media features, buttons and widgets provided by third party social media platforms such as Facebook. A feature may collect your IP address and which page you are visiting on our website, and may set a cookie to enable the feature to function properly. This cookie may allow the social media platform to link the foregoing data with your user profile. The features are either hosted by the third party platform or directly on our this website. Your interactions with these features are governed by the Privacy Policy of the relevant platform (i.e., the Privacy Policy of the social media platform you’re using, such as Facebook).

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide while visiting such sites. Such sites are not governed by this Privacy Policy. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

SECURITY

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

DATA TRANSFERS OUTSIDE THE EEA

This website is operated in the United States and third parties with whom we might share your personal information as explained above are also located in the United States. If you are located in the EEA or elsewhere outside of the United States, please be aware that any information you provide will be transferred to the United States. By using this website, participating in any of its services and/or providing your information, you consent to this transfer.

INFORMATION FROM CHILDREN UNDER 13 YEARS OF AGE

Healthy Nibbles & Bits is designed for or directed to children under the age of 13. We do not collect personally identifiable information from any person we actually know is under the age of 13. If we learn that we have any information or content from anyone under the age of 13, we will delete that information.

CHANGES TO PRIVACY POLICY

This Privacy Policy is effective as of May 25, 2018. We may change this policy from time to time. Please check this page periodically for updates to the Privacy Policy. We will also notify you of such changes.

CONTACT

For any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy, please contact us using the contact form linked in the menu or send a message to lisa [at] healthynibblesandbits.com