Privacy Policy

Van Dewey Balao ("VDB", "I", "Me") operates Van Dewey Balao (the “Blog”). Your privacy is of extreme importance to me. I strive to be transparent about how I collect, use your information, share, and how I protect your information.

1. Information Collection and Use

I collect information about you in various ways when you use my blog. I collect the information you provide to me when you sign up to receive post notifications using my subscription widget, use my Contact Page Form or Prayer Requests Form. Such information may include your Full Name and email address. The information that I collect will be used to send post notifications and to communicate with you.

2. Sharing Personal Information

I do not share your personal data with any third-parties who intend to use the data for marketing purposes if you have not given your consent to this. And I do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others.

3. How I Protect Your Information

I value your trust in providing me your Personal Information, thus I am striving in protecting my blog from a data breach. But remember that no method of transmission over the internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure and it is not possible to totally eliminate human error. That said, I can’t guarantee its absolute security.

4. Cookies and Web Beacons

Van Dewey Balao uses cookies from Google to deliver its services and to analyze traffic. Your IP address and user-agent are shared with Google along with performance and security metrics to ensure service quality, generate usage statistics, and identify and respond to abuse. To learn more visit: https://www.blogger.com/go/blogspot-cookies.

Some of my advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on my site. My advertising partners include...

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on Van Dewey Balao send directly to your browsers. They automatically receive your IP address when this occurs. Other technologies (such as cookies, JavaScript, or Web Beacons) may also be used by the third-party ad networks to measure the effectiveness of their advertisements and/or to personalize the advertising content that you see.

Van Dewey Balao has no access to or control over these cookies that are used by third-party advertisers.

You should consult the respective privacy policies of these third-party ad servers for more detailed information on their practices as well as for instructions about how to opt-out of certain practices. Van Dewey Balao's privacy policy does not apply to, and I cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options. More detailed information about cookie management with specific web browsers can be found at the browsers' respective websites.

5. Analytics

I may use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of my blog.

Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of my Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.

You can opt-out of having made your activity on the Service available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. The add-on prevents the Google Analytics JavaScript (ga.js, analytics.js, and dc.js) from sharing information with Google Analytics about visits activity.

For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: https://policies.google.com/privacy?hl=en.

6. Children's Information

Another part of my priority is adding protection for children while using the internet. I encourage parents and guardians to observe, participate in, and/or monitor and guide their online activity.

Van Dewey Balao does not knowingly collect any Personal Identifiable Information from children under the age of thirteen (13). If you think that your child provided this kind of information on my blog, I strongly encourage you to contact me immediately and I will do my best efforts to promptly remove such information from my records.

7. Changes to This Privacy Policy

I have the discretion to update this Privacy Policy at any time. When I do, I will revise the updated date at the top of this page. You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes and become aware of any changes since your last visit.

8. Questions

If you have any questions regarding this Privacy Policy you may contact me via my contact page: https://vandeweybalao.blogspot.com/

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