Privacy Policy

PRIVACY POLICY

Last Updated: October 30, 2017

Shannon McFarland (“I,” “me” or “my”) owns and operates shannonmcfarland.com and shanmcf.com (“Website”). This privacy statement applies to my collection, use and sharing of personal information I receive from visitors and users of this website.

I use personal information solely for the purpose of providing and improving this Website. By using the Website, you agree to this privacy policy, including the collection and use of information in accordance with this privacy statement. If you disagree with any aspect of this privacy policy, please discontinue use of this Website.

1. Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

While using the Website, you may provide me with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information includes any of the following: your first and last name, your email address, you shipping and/or billing address and/or your credit card information if you make a purchase on this website (collectively “Personal Information”).

Like many other sites, I collect information that your browser sends when you visit my Website (“Log Data”). This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol address (“IP address”), browser information, Internet Service Provider (“ISP”) information, the pages of my Website that you visit, time spent on those pages and other statistics. I may also use third party services such as Google Analytics to collect, monitor and analyze Log Data.

“Cookies” are files with small amounts of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Like many other websites, I use cookies to collect information solely for the purposes of analysis of content performance.

This website includes advertisement and those advertisers may collect, use, store and disclose data and information collected from visitors, including information related to your demographic information. My advertising partner is Google Adsense. Each of my advertising partners has their own privacy policy for their site, which you can review at each of their sites.

You can turn off the use of cookies at any time in your browser’s settings. Please refer to the help section of your browser for instructions on how to do this. If you choose to disable cookies, this may affect your ability to access or use some portions of our Website.

2. Personal Information Use and Sharing

I do not sell, trade, rent or otherwise share your Personal Information with third parties without your consent. However, I may share Personal Information with vendor service providers of this Website, such as the servers for my email communications. Those vendors use your Personal Information only at my direction and in accordance with this policy.

In general, any Personal Information that you provide to me is used solely to help me communicate with you. For example, I use Personal Information to contact Website visitors in response to questions, solicit feedback and share promotional offers. See Section 4 for more information regarding my email marketing.

In the event that I undergo a business transaction, such as a merger, acquisition or partial sale with another company, your Personal Information may be transferred. You consent that such transfer may occur and is permitted by this policy.

3. Information You Provide

When you leave a comment on this website, you are giving implied consent for this comment and your information to appear on my website. In leaving a comment, your name and email address will not be shared with any third party. I may use your email address solely to respond to your comment. However, I am not liable or responsible for the actions of other individuals and the unauthorized use by such information that your voluntarily share.

I have public social media accounts and social sharing options on my website. If you choose to interact on social media with me or my accounts, you are advised that any interactions on those accounts are publicly available.

If you choose to share a testimonial on this Website, I will first obtain your written permission via email before including your name and testimonial on my website.

4. Email Marketing

If you choose to opt in to my email newsletter, you will occasionally receive emails regarding updates to this website, blog posts, and my professional services. You may opt out of my email newsletter at any time. My email newsletter is managed through an email list management provider and opting out of one of my email lists may not necessarily remove you from all emails. Should you have any issues or problems unsubscribing, please contact me at hello@shannonmcfarland.com.

If you correspond with me via email, I may retain the email messages and correspondence, but will not share this information with any third party.

5. Security

I make every attempt to keep your Personal Information secure, but I realize that no transmission over the internet is 100% secure. I strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, but I cannot guarantee absolute security. By using this Website, you acknowledge that you understand and agree to assume these risks.

If you make any purchases on this Website, you may be asked to provide a username and password during checkout. This information is not shared and is solely for the purpose of accessing your purchase. I do not collect or store any other information during the checkout process.

All transactions on this website are conducted securely via PayPal or Wave App. I do not have access or keep your payment information on file, unless you request this. The transaction charge will show up as a payment to Shannon McFarland on your credit account statement.

6. Links to Other Websites

This Website includes links to other websites. Once you leave my website or are redirected to a third-party website or application, you are no longer governed by this Privacy Policy or my Website’s Terms and Conditions.

When you click on links on my Website, they may direct you away from my site. I am not responsible for the privacy practices of other sites and encourage you to read their privacy statements.

7. Updates

This Privacy Policy may change from time to time and all updates will be posted on this page.

8. Questions and Contact Information

If you would like to: access, correct, amend or delete any personal information I have about you, register a complaint, or simply want more information contact me at: hello@shannonmcfarland.com