Privacy Policy

PRIVACY POLICY

This website address is: https://simplykiddos.com. This website is owned and operated by Allie. I take privacy seriously and respect your privacy through this Privacy Policy. 

This Privacy Policy describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit or make a purchase from https://www.simplykiddos.com (the “Site”). 

The Simply Kiddos website is an educational site for moms, parents and educators. By using the Simply Kiddos website, you agree and consent to data practices outlined below. 

Please be sure to read this Privacy Policy in entirety before interacting with the Site.

CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF EIGHTEEN

Simply Kiddos does not knowingly collect personal information from children under the age of eighteen. If you are under the age of eighteen, you must be provided permission from a parent or guardian BEFORE using the Site. Please do not provide any personal information to Simply Kiddos, if you are under the age of Eighteen.

WHAT PERSONAL DATA IS COLLECTED AND WHY WE COLLECT IT

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.

Please keep in mind that if you choose to leave a comment on the Site with personal identifiable information, that that information will be viewable by users of the Site. This information could be collected and used by other readers. 

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

If you utilize the Site contact forms, your name and email are collected. This information is used to respond back to inquiries made through our contact forms.

USE OF COOKIES

The site may use “Cookies” to help personalize your user experience. Cookies can not be used to deliver viruses or run programs on your hard drive.

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.

While most web browsers automatically opt-in to cookies, you may be able to modify your browser to decline cookies.

EMBEDDED CONTENT FROM OTHER WEBSITES

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other 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 if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

ANALYTICS

Personal information, such as IP address, browser type, referring websites, domain names, times website was accessed and device type may be automatically collected by Simply Kiddos. Other anonymous demographic information that is not unique to you may be collected by the Site. This would include, but is not limited to:  

  • Age 
  • Gender 

This information is used for the operation of the Site, to provide general statistics of Simply Kiddos and to help maintain the quality of content found within the Site. 

OPT-INS OR FREE RESOURCES

When you sign up or opt-in to a free course or other free resource on the Site, your name and email are collected. This information is used to deliver course materials or other free resources to your email inbox.

If you reside outside of the European Union and sign up for a free course or other free resource on the Site, you will automatically be added to the Site’s free email newsletter. You can unsubscribe at anytime by emailing info (at) simplykiddos.com or by clicking the UNSUBSCRIBE button at the bottom of each email sent by the Site.

GENERAL PROTECTION DATA REGULATION (GDPR)

If you reside within the European Union, you will only be added to the Simply Kiddos free email newsletter if you choose to consent to it. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time by emailing info (at) simplykiddos .com or by clicking the UNSUBSCRIBE button at the bottom of each email.

You have the right to request access to information the Site stores. Additionally, you have the ability to rectify or delete (erase) your data.

HOW YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION IS USED

Analytical data is used to better understand our audience and to help improve overall website experience. For example, browser and device type may be reviewed to notate problems the Site is experiencing with certain browsers or devices.

Emails provided to Simply Kiddos are used to provide announcements, promotions, surveys, contests and other generalized communications.

Simply Kiddos may also contract with third parties that use your personal information to deliver periodic ads or other services to you that you may be interested in.

WHO WE SHARE YOUR DATA WITH

Simply Kiddos will never sell, lease or rent your data to any other outside source. However, the Site does partner with third parties in order to deliver the best user experience to readers.

Third parties that help process your personal information include:

  • Email Marketing Software Providers: Allows the Site to communicate with email subscribers.
  • Payment Processing Companies: Process payments made on the Site
  • Course Hosting Platforms: Allows you the ability to access and complete the course you purchased.
  • Survey Providers: Used to collect feedback from course students and other users.

Such third parties are prohibited from using your personal data except to provide these services to Simply Kiddos. They are also required to keep your information confidential.

Simply Kiddos may disclose your personal information, without notice or consent, if required to do so by law, to protect the defend the right of the Site and/or to protect the personal safety of the readers or public.

WEBSITE TRACKING

Simply Kiddos may keep record of the pages that our visitors visit, while on the Site. This data is used to deliver personalized advertising to those individuals that notate they interested in a specific topic. The information collected from website tracking also allows the Site to understand the services and topics that are most popular amounts the readers.

SECURITY OF YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

Simply Kiddos uses the SSL Protocol to secure your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.

HOW LONG WE RETAIN YOUR DATA

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 email subscribers, information provided to Simply Kiddos is retained until the earlier of:

  • You requesting the Site to delete the data
  • The Site removing data as it is no longer cost efficient to keep the data

WHAT RIGHTS YOU HAVE OVER YOUR DATA

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.

EMAIL COMMUNICATIONS

From time to time, Simply Kiddos may contact you via email to provide announcements, promotions, surveys, contests and other generalized communications.

The Site also sends periodic promotional information from third parties it partners with. These emails may result in a small commission (with no additional cost to you) being paid to the Site should you decide to purchase. Personal information shared with the third party will also be accessible to the third party.

If you would like to stop receiving marketing emails, you may opt out at anytime by contacting info (at) simplykiddos.com or by clicking the UNSUBSCRIBE button at the bottom of each email.

UNSUBSCRIBE FROM EMAILS

If you would like to unsubscribe to Simply Kiddos emails, you may opt out by selecting the UNSUBSCRIBE button at the bottom of each email or by emailing info (at) simplykiddos.com.

EXTERNAL DATA STORAGE SITES

Simply Kiddos may store your data on servers provided by third party hosting companies that the Site has contracted with.

OUTBOUND LINKS

Simply Kiddos contains links to outside sources or other websites. Please know that while the Site makes a good faith effort to link to reputable websites, the Site simply can not be responsible for the privacy practices or content of these outside sources.

Once the reader has left the Simply Kiddos site, it is their responsibility to read and review the privacy policy of the website they are visiting.

POLICY CHANGES

Simply Kiddos reserves the right to change or update this Privacy Policy at any time.

CONTACT

Contact Form

Email: info (at) simplykiddos.com

Effective as of March 2021