Privacy Policy

PRIVACY POLICY

BY VISITING www.theportlandgirl.com YOU ARE CONSENTING TO OUR PRIVACY POLICY.


OVERVIEW


The Portland Girl is committed to protecting your privacy online. This Privacy Policy describes the personal information we collect through this website at www.theportlandgirl.com (the “Site”), and how we collect and use that information.


The terms “we,” “us,” and “our” refers to The Portland Girl. The terms “user,” “you,” and “your” refer to site visitors, customers, and any other users of the site.


The term “personal information” is defined as information that you voluntarily provide to us that personally identifies you and/or your contact information, such as your name, phone number, and email address.


Our website and blog are designed to provide you with up to date information about our services. There may be times where we sell products, services and gift certificates via our website. For the purposes of this policy, we will refer to these as (the “Service”).


Use of The Portland Girl, including all materials presented herein and all online services provided by The Portland Girl, is subject to the following Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy applies to all site visitors, customers, and all other users of the site. By using the Site or Service, you agree to this Privacy Policy, without modification, and acknowledge reading it.


INFORMATION WE COLLECT


This Site only collects the personal information you voluntarily
1 provide to us, which may include:

  • Your email address (if you subscribe to our newsletter)
  • Your Full Name (if you subscribe to our newsletter)
  • Your IP Address (if you visit our site)

The information you provide is used to process transactions, send periodic emails, and improve the service we provide. We do share your information with trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business and servicing clients and visitors. These trusted third parties agree to keep this information confidential. Your personal information will never be shared with unrelated third parties.

ACTIVITY

We may record information relating to your use of the Site, such as the searches you undertake, the pages you view, your browser type, IP address, requested URL, referring URL, and timestamp information. We use this type of information to administer the Site and provide the highest possible level of service to you. We also use this information in the aggregate to perform statistical analyses of user behavior and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the Site.

COOKIES

We may send cookies to your computer in order to uniquely identify your browser and improve the quality of our service. The term “cookies” refers to small pieces of information that a website sends to your computer’s hard drive while you are viewing the Site. We may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them). You have the ability to accept or decline cookies using your web browser settings. If you choose to disable cookies, some areas of the Site may not work properly or at all.

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

The Site uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”).  Google Analytics uses cookies to help us analyze how visitors use the site.  This information includes:

  • the pages you visit
  • how long you spend on each page
  • how you got to the site
  • what you click on while you’re visiting the site

The Site also uses Google Analytics demographics and interests reporting.  This allows us to:

  • understand our visitor’s age, gender, and interests.
  • identifying the type of people who visit the site and who converts, so we can target ads to those specific audiences.
  • use demographics and interests to build segments for reports.
  • use demographics and interests to build remarketing lists.

This information does not include personally identifiable information.

If you are concerned about your privacy, you may refuse the use of Google Analytics cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser.  Alternatively, you can choose to opt-out of Google Analytics using this browser add-on .

You can find out more about how Google uses data when you use our partners’ sites or apps here.

THIRD PARTY LINKS

The Site may contain links to third party websites. Except as otherwise discussed in this Privacy Policy, this document only addresses the use and disclosure of information we collect from you on our Site. Other sites accessible through our site via links or otherwise have their own policies in regard to privacy. We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third parties.

SECURITY

We maintain security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, misuse, or disclosure. However, no exchange of data over the Internet can be guaranteed as 100% secure. While we make every effort to protect your personal information shared with us through our Site, you acknowledge that the personal information you voluntarily share with us through this Site could be

accessed or tampered with by a third party. You agree that we are not responsible for any intercepted information shared through our Site without our knowledge or permission. Additionally, you release us from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of such intercepted information in any unauthorized manner.

CHILDREN

To access or use the Site, you must be 18 years old or older and have the requisite power and authority to enter into this Privacy Policy. Children under the age of 18 are prohibited from using the Site.

UPDATING YOUR INFORMATION

You may access and correct your personal information and privacy preferences by contacting us via email at [hello@theportlandgirl.com].

CHANGES TO THIS POLICY

You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this Site and this Policy periodically and to be aware of any modifications. We will notify you of any changes to this privacy policy by posting those changes on this page.

CONTACT

If you have questions about our privacy policy, please email us at hello@theportlandgirl.com.

Updated: March 2015