What personal information is collected when visiting my blog, website, or app?
This website collects personal data to power my site analytics, including:
Information about your browser, network, and device
Web pages you visited prior to coming to this website
Your IP address
This information may also include details about your use of this website, including:
I share this information with Squarespace and Google Anlytics, my website analytics providers, to learn about site traffic and activity.
Squarespace requires this data to run my website, and to protect and improve its platform and services. Squarespace analyzes all data in a de-personalized form.
No personal information is stored on the site or its backend at any time.
How do I use your information?
I may use the information collected from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for my newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, browse the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
To personalize user’s experience and to allow me to deliver the type of content and product offerings in which you are most interested.
To improve the website in order to better serve you.
To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
To send periodic emails regarding the site or other products and services.
I will never sell or trade your information, and if at any time you want to unsubscribe from any email communication, you can do so by using the link at the bottom of each email.
What personal information do I collect from the people that visit my blog, website, or app?
When ordering or registering on this site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, or other details to help you with your experience.
We may send you marketing emails, which you can unsubscribe from by clicking the link at the bottom of the email. We share your contact information with Mailchimp, our email marketing provider, so they can send these emails on our behalf.
Do I use ‘cookies’?
These functional and required cookies are always used, which allow Squarespace, our hosting platform, to securely serve this website to you.
These analytics and performance cookies are used on this site, as described below, only when you acknowledge our cookie banner. We use analytics cookies to view site traffic, activity, and other data.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings.
Third party links
Occasionally, at my discretion, I may include or offer third party products or services on this website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. I therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, I seek to protect the integrity of my site and welcome any feedback about these sites..
Occasionally, this blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions, or other forms of compensation (such as a free or discounted accommodation, flight, hotel room, or product). Any content, advertising space, or post shared in partnership with a third party entity will be clearly identified as paid or sponsored content.
I will always provide honest and unbiased reviews of my experiences, as I retain complete editorial control in any partnership I promote. I work hard to ensure that Rachel Off Duty does not endorse brands I do not believe in or support – anything I recommend to you, I would (and do) use myself.
In some instances, I may include affiliate links in posts recommending products, websites, or resources. If you purchase or book something through one of my affiliate links, I receive a small commission at no extra cost to you. These links are always disclosed.
Amazon Services LLC Associates Program
We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
If there are any questions regarding the above, you may contact me at racheloffduty [at] gmail [dot] com.