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.
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.
SOCIAL MEDIA FEATURES AND WIDGETS
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
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.
Mediavine Programmatic Advertising
The Website uses Mediavine to manage all third-party advertising on the Website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use first and third-party cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is sent to your computer or mobile device (referred to in this policy as a “device”) by the web server so that a website can remember some information about your browsing activity on the Website. The cookie may collect information relating to your use of the Website, information about your device such as the device’s IP address and browser type, demographic data and, if you arrived at the Website via a link from a third-party site, the URL of the linking page.
First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “Tags”) may be placed on the Website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/.
Without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the Website content and features. Please note that rejecting cookies does not mean that you will no longer see ads when you visit our Site.
The Website may collect IP addresses and location information to serve personalized ads and pass it to Mediavine. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp. You may also visit http://optout.aboutads.info/#/ and http://optout.networkadvertising.org/# to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at http://www.aboutads.info/appchoices to opt out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt out.
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