Disclosure and Privacy Policy

Disclosure

Transparency is important at ninaoutandabout.ca. We promise to always disclose any financial stake in a post. I will always state if something was received for free or if a post is sponsored. This is important to maintain your trust and to be of the utmost help to you, our readers.

Per FTC guidelines, this blog may be compensated by third party companies through advertising, affiliate programs, sponsorships, reviews, etc. Regardless of compensation, we at ninaoutandabout.ca will always provide our honest opinions, findings, beliefs or experiences on those topics or products. The views expressed on this blog are purely the blogger’s own.

References to third party products, rates or websites are subject to change without notice. Please make sure to research any offers before participating in any third party deals. Please verify any statistics, product claims or quotes with the provider in question.

 

 

Affiliate Links

Please note that ninaoutandabout.ca has financial relationships with some of the companies mentioned on this blog. We may be compensated if readers choose to utilize links throughout the site and purchase items from said companies. You are not obligated to purchase anything that is advertised on this site.

 

Ninaoutandabout.ca is a participant in the Amazon Associates Program. As part of this program, we earn from purchases made through links on this site. We are also a part of the Booking.com Affiliate Program.

 

Note: Unless otherwise stated, we pay for our own travel and experiences.

 

 

Privacy Policy

At ninaoutandabout.ca, the privacy of our visitors is of extreme importance to us. This privacy policy document outlines the types of personal information is received and collected by ninaoutandabout.ca and how it is used.

This blog does not share personal information with third parties nor do we store any information about your visit to this blog other than to analyze and optimize your content and reading experience through the use of cookies.

We have never sold, we are not selling, and we will not sell any of your personal data provided to us

We are not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without our permission.

All of our affiliates are GDPR compliant.

 

Log Files

Like many other Web sites, ninaoutandabout.ca makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

 

Cookies and Web Beacons

Ninaoutandabout.ca does use cookies to store information about visitors preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user access or visit, customize Web page content based on visitors browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

 

DoubleClick DART Cookie

  • Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on ninaoutandabout.ca.
  • Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to ninaoutandabout.ca and other sites on the Internet.
  • Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners include Google Adsense.

These third-party ad servers or ad networks use technology to the advertisements and links that appear on ninaoutandabout.ca 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.

ninaoutandabout.ca 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. ninaoutandabout.ca’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we 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.

 

How Your Information May Be Used

  • To operate this website
  • To send newsletters or new post information
  • To respond to comments/inquiries
  • To track website/advertising stats
  • To protect, investigate, and deter against unauthorized or illegal activity

 

Current Third-Party Service Providers on Ninaoutandabout.ca

  • Google Analytics
    • Tracks website usage and provides info on user actions/referral websites. May capture your IP address.

 

Personal Information

The only personal information we receive is your name from comments on posts. We will not contact you using your email address given through comments.

At no time should you submit sensitive personal information such as your social security number, religious beliefs, ethnic origin, criminal background, political opinions or union memberships. If you elect to share this information, it will be subject to this privacy policy.

 

This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on January 4, 2019.