Policies

Our Policies

These are the policies for our website: https://lifewithnealandsuz.com

Affiliate Marketer Policy

Some blog posts may include the following statement:

“This post contains affiliate links. If you shop from our blog, we may be compensated for clicks or purchases that you make. Read our disclaimer page for more information.”

We are affiliate marketers with links to online retailers on our website. When people click on those links and buy something from the retailer, we earn a commission. Because our integrity is important to us, we only include links to products we have personally used and had a positive experience with the product. Here are some of our favorite business affiliates: Hobby Lobby, Walmart, Amazon, Home Depot, and Lowes.

Display Ads Policies

On occasion, we may use third-party advertising companies to serve content and advertisements when you visit our website, which may use cookies, as noted below.

Retargeting Ads

From time to time, our website may engage in remarketing efforts with third-party companies, such as Google, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, in order to market our website. These companies use cookies to serve ads based on someone’s past visits to our website.

What personal data do we collect and why do we collect it

We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it. The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you of what personally identifiable information we may collect and how it may be used as it applies to this website. We value all those who visit our website and thus it is important to us to have a positive interaction with you while you are interacting with our website.

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site, we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

We may use the information collected in the following ways:

  • To operate and maintain our website;
  • To create your account, identify you as a user of our website;
  • To send you promotional information, such as newsletters or blog posts. Any email distributions will provide information on how to opt-out of future mailings;
  • To respond to your comments or inquiries; and
  • To track and measure advertising on our website.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

See the Contact Us page and complete the form to contact us.

Cookies Policy

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. When you close your browser, the cookie will not contain any personal data.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. When you log out of your account, your login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. Your browser will save an additional cookie if you edit or publish an article. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

If you have an account and are logged in to that website, these websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content.

Analytics Policy

The Website currently uses the following third-party service providers:

Google Analytics tracks website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on our website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics.

Except when required by law, we will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent.

If you create a user profile on our website and/or leave a comment, certain information may be publicly visible.  To create a user profile, you must choose a username and password and input your email address for profile confirmation.  Your email address will never be available publicly.  At your option, you may also add an avatar, a profile description, and a link to your website.

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users who register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Opt-out – You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in our emails. Please submit a request using the form on the Contact Us page to be removed from our mailing list.

Where we send your data

An automated spam detection service may check visitor comments.

Additional information

How we protect your data Policy

We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it. The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you of what personally identifiable information we may collect and how it may be used as it applies to this website. We value all those who visit our website and thus it is important to us to have a positive interaction with you while you are interacting with our website.

Hold Harmless Policy

Content on this blog is my opinions, based on my experience, readings and conversations with colleagues. The intent is to cause people to think about the possibilities for teaching, learning, and leadership.

Unless otherwise stated, I, Suzanne Freeman of Life with Neal and Suz, am the legal copyright holder of all material on this website. You are welcome to use a picture from our blog only if you credit our blog by linking it back to the original post. Please do not crop, edit, or remove any watermarks without first obtaining written permission from me. Pinning on Pinterest and sharing on other social media websites is always welcome and appreciated!

Additional Questions

If you have any questions, please submit your questions using the form on the Contact page. We will respond promptly. We do not respond to scammers or those whose inquiries are not related to the topics or intent of our website and blog. Thank you.