Privacy Policy

At www.poorandvegan.com, the privacy of our visitors is of the utmost importance to us. This privacy policy document outlines the types of personal information received and collected, and how this information is used.

1. Contact Information- If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us by email at “kristi [at] poorandvegan [dot] com”

2. Effective Date- This Privacy Policy is effective October 21, 2014.

3. Information Collection

  • Log Files- Like many other Web sites, www.poorandvegan.com 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- www.poorandvegan.com uses cookies to store information about visitors preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user accesses or visits, customize Web page content based on visitors browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

  • Comments- In order to enhance their use of www.poorandvegan.com, users can choose to leave comments on particular articles of interest. All comments become the sole property of www.poorandvegan.com and may be displayed, edited, promoted, or removed as seen fit by the administrator.

  • Mailing Lists- www.poorandvegan.com may launch a mailing list, in order to provide subscribers with relevant information. To receive emails from the mailing list, users must submit contact information including a valid email address. This information will be used in aggregate form only, and your personal and contact information will not be passed to any other organization.

  • Links- www.poorandvegan.com may contain links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of each and every Web site that collects personally identifiable information.

4. Advertising

  • Advertising Partners- Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners currently include:

    • Google Adsense

    • Amazon

    • ShareASale

    • Pura Vida Bracelets

  • Third Party Ads- These third-party ad servers or ad networks use automated technology to render the advertisements and links that appear on www.poorandvegan.com 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. www.poorandvegan.com 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. www.poorandvegan.com's privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or web sites.

  • DoubleClick DART Cookie- Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on www.poorandvegan.com. Google's use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to www.poorandvegan.com 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

  • Amazon Specific Policy-  www.poorandvegan.com is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to www.amazon.com.

  • Disabling cookies- 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. Legal Disclaimer- Though we make every effort to preserve user privacy, www.poorandvegan.com may need to disclose personal information when required by law wherein we have a good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with a current judicial proceeding, a court order or legal process.

6. Notification of Changes- Whenever www.poorandvegan.com changes its privacy policy, we will post those changes to this Privacy Policy page, and other places we deem appropriate so our users are always aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it.