Privacy Policy 

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This Privacy Policy is effective as of 2/27/19

This blog is written and edited by Kimia Madani.

The Poetic Passport (“us", “we", or “our"), found at ThePoeticPassport.com (“Website”), is governed by the following Privacy Policy. Here we will inform you of the collection, use, and disclosure of personal data when you visit this Website and the choices you have as it relates to that data.

This Privacy Policy applies solely to information collected by The Poetic Passport.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing

We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email or other direct contact from you. You have our promise that we will not sell or trade your Personally Identifiable Information.

We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than as necessary to fulfill requests when appropriate, such as shipping an order.

Unless you ask us not to, we may contact you via email in the future to tell you about new products or services, or changes to this Privacy Policy.

Your Access to and Control Over Information

You may opt out of any future contact and communications from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or contact form given on our Website:

  • See what data we have about you, if any.

  • Change/correct any data we have about you.

  • Have us delete any data we have about you.

  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

What Data is Collected?

As a reader of the Website, you may be asked to provide personal information such as your first and last name, email address, or agree to allow the usage of data and tracking of cookies. You may voluntarily submit this information in the following ways (but not limited to), posting a comment, subscribing to our newsletter or choosing to send an email through our contact form.

Usage Data

When you visit The Poetic Passport, we may also automatically collect data surrounding your usage of the Website, for example which pages you visit, how much time you spent on the Website, your IP address, your browser type, what type of device you used, any links you may have clicked, etc.

Cookies

When you visit the Website, we may log some information with cookies. Cookies are small amounts of data files that may include an anonymous unique identifier. Examples of types of cookies we use may include session cookies, which expire when you exit your browser, and persistent cookies, which remain on your browser until deleted.

These cookies will provide you with a more personalized experience on The Poetic Passport. If you do not wish to allow cookies, you can do so by instructing your browser to refuse all cookies. Please bear in mind that when you decline to use cookies there may be portions of the Website that are unavailable to you.

How is your data used?

We may use the information collected from the methods stated above in the following ways:

  • To run and maintain this Website;

  • To notify you through newsletters of any offers or updates that may be of interest to you. There is always the option to unsubscribe/opt-out of future mailings and communications;

  • To provide customer service and support;

  • To respond to your comments or questions;

  • To provide metrics to our advertisers on the Website;

  • To protect against unauthorized or illegal activity on the Website.

Third-Party Use of Personal Data

We may only share your information with third parties when you authorize us to explicitly do so.

Keep in mind that the Website may use third-party companies to service particular aspects of the Website. Each third-party company has their own privacy policies and your personal information is governed as such.

Security of Data

The security of your data is very important to us, but remember that it is impossible to secure methods of data transmission over the Internet 100%. We take every effort we can to protect your personal data. However, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Sensitive Personal Information

Please do not submit sensitive personal information to the Website. Sensitive information includes but is not limited to your social security number, criminal records, ethnicity, religious or political views, or private health information. If you do choose to submit any of the above-stated sensitive information to us, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

Affiliate Programs

The Poetic Passport is a part of several affiliate networks, which means the owner of this Website may make a commission if you click and/or make a purchase through certain links or on associated social media platforms. We will always clearly identify paid or sponsored content.

The opinions on this Website belong to The Poetic Passport, and every brand, product or recommendation featured here is one that we stand behind.

Google Analytics

This Website utilizes a service called Google Analytics to track and report website traffic and other information that helps us improve our services to you. Google utilizes the data collected to monitor and measure the use of the Website. This data may be shared with other Google services. Furthermore, Google may use the data collected for its own advertising purposes. You have the option to opt-out of allowing Google Analytics to collect your data. To do so, install the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on.

Learn more about Google’s privacy terms here.

Google Adsense

The Poetic Passport has enabled Google AdSense on our Website. Google AdSense serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use cookies. Google’s use of cookies enables it and its partners to serve ads to users based on your visit(s) to the Website and other sites on the Internet.

You may opt out of personalized advertising at any time by visiting Google’s Ad Settings. (Alternatively, you can opt out of some third-party vendors’ uses of cookies for personalized advertising by visiting www.aboutads.info.)

coppa (Children Online Privacy Protection Act) and children’s information

The Website does not purposefully collect any Personally Identifiable Information from any child under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian of a child under the age of 18 and believe that this Website has received Personally Identifiable Information from your child, please contact us as soon as possible. We will do our very best to remove that information as quickly as possible.

Links to Other Sites

Our Website may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party's site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every website you visit.

We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party websites or services.

Updates to THIS Privacy Policy

The Poetic Passport reserves the right to edit and update this Privacy Policy at any time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page and by updating the “effective date.” We encourage you to review this Privacy Policy periodically to make sure you are aware of any changes.

Contact Information

Please don’t hesitate to email us at kimiawrites@gmail.com, or use this Contact form for any questions you might have about this Privacy Policy.