DISCLOSURE/PRIVACY POLICY

Thank you for visiting LindySez.com.  I enjoy cooking, writing, photography and travel so it’s a pleasure to share my kitchen and culinary adventures with you.  There are certain things that the FTC requires food bloggers to state. Please review this disclosure so that you understand some of the what you agree to when visiting, reading, commenting on or sharing this site.  I reserve the right to share information on any topic on this website.  If you have any questions about the statements made on this page, please contact me at:  Lindy@LindySez.com.  Last updated February 2021.

Sharing Content

Unless otherwise stated, recipe and photos are my own.  I will credit third party if I use their images and if you would like to share my recipe or photo on your own website, please link back to the original post and clearly credit my recipe or photograph to LindySez.com.  Please refrain from using my content as your own.  You do have my permission to share my content on social networking websites such as (but not limited to Facebook, Twitter, Yummly, Stumbleupon, and Pinterest as long as you credit the author and provide a link to the original post.  You may not assume the rights to my original content.

Giveaways and Sweepstakes

From time to time, I may run giveaways or sweepstakes.  By entering, you are granting me permission to contact you via email and/or any other social network that you provide.  You also indicate that should you win, you are willing to partake in any promotional content related to the giveaway.  I reserve the right to share the name of the winner on this website and any social media profiles associated with this website.  By entering, you are opting in to receiving email from LindySez You have the right to opt out of future email communications.  Additional terms and conditions may apply to giveaways, when this is the case, they will be stated.

Guest Posts

Occasionally, I may accept content from other authors in the form of Guest Posts. I will never accept third party content, recipes or posts if I do not stand behind the integrity of the author. If you’d like to write a guest post or ask about sponsored posts, please contact me at Lindy@LindySez.com

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how LindySez uses and protects any information that you give while using www.LindySez.com.

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

LindySez may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

What we do with the information we gather

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

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.

How we use 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 you know when you visit a particular site. 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.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data 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 your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

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 you have shown by browsing on this and other sites you have visited, 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 your browser type, your 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, and Service Provider disclaims all liability in connection therewith.

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 whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

We 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. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.