Privacy Policy

Hi Friends. I care about your privacy, and want to be clear about what information I gather when you visit the site A Drop in the Ocean (operated at https://asingledropintheocean.com/) which provides written content by me (Laura Peredo) in the form of blog posts (“service”).

This page is used to inform website visitors regarding my policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of personal information when anyone visits the website A Drop in the Ocean.

If you choose to read my blog, then you agree to the collection and use of information in relation with this policy. The Personal Information that we collect is used for improving your experience reading my blog. I will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

Information Collection and Use

For a better experience reading my blog, I may ask you to provide certain personally identifiable information, including but not limited to your name and email address. These will be requested if you sign up for my email newsletter. My newsletter is currently not active, but I may use it to communicate with readers who opt-in in the future. To opt-in, readers specifically have to subscribe by providing their name and email address. The information that I collect in that case will be used to contact you no more than once a week.

Cookies

Cookies are files with small amount of data that is commonly used as an anonymous unique identifier. These are automatically sent to your browser from the website that you visit and are stored on your computer’s hard drive.

My website uses these cookies to collect information and to improve your reader experience. You have the option to either accept or refuse these cookies, and know when a cookie is being sent to your computer. If you choose to refuse cookies here, you may not be able to use some portions of my blog.

Service Providers

I may employ third-party companies, website, or individuals due to the following reasons:

  • To facilitate my blog;
  • To perform blog-related services; or
  • To assist me in analyzing how my blog is used.

I want to inform my blog users that these third parties may have access to your Personal Information if I choose to use a third party. The reason is to perform the tasks assigned to them on my behalf. However, they are obligated not to disclose or use the information for any other purpose.

Security

I value your trust in providing your Personal Information, thus I will strive to use commercially acceptable means of protecting it. However, please remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and reliable, and I cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Links to Other Sites

My blog may contain links to other sites. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that site. Note that these external sites are not operated by me. Therefore, I strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of these websites. We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party sites or services.

Children’s Privacy

My blog does not address anyone under the age of 13. I do not knowingly collect personal identifiable information from children under 13. In the case that I discover a child under 13 has provided me with personal information, I will immediately delete this from where it is stored. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided personal information, please contact me so that I will be able to take necessary actions.

Changes to This Privacy Policy

I may update my Privacy Policy from time to time. Thus, we advise you to review this page periodically for any changes. I will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. These changes are effective immediately, after they are posted on this page. This privacy policy was created with the GDPR Generator.

Contact Me

If you have any questions or suggestions about my Privacy Policy, do not hesitate to contact me at laurasdropintheocean@gmail.com, or the form over on my Contact Me page which will send your message to me in an email.