DebbieMadson.com strives to offer its visitors the many advantages
of Internet technology and to provide an interactive and
personalized experience. The information you share with us is
important to me and I have taken steps under the General Data
Protection Regulation to make sure any information you give
remains secure, only seen by those who need to see it and remains
in my control.
You will see below exactly why I need the information, what
happens to it and who sees it.
Why I collect your information
If you contact me, using one of my contact forms you agree to give
me your name and email address so I can reply to you. When our
correspondence has finished, I delete all your personal
When you sign up for my newsletter, I collect your name and email
address so I can send you weekly newsletters, as stated on our newsletter page.
This information is only kept as long as you want to receive my
newsletters. There is always a unsubscribe button on every
newsletter if you choose to no longer receive our newsletters.
Your information is then permanently deleted.
If you submit a recipe or cooking idea to use through one of our
forms, I ask for your name and email address. You can choose to
leave that blank. The information remains on this website as long
as you want, if you'd like it deleted please contact me so I can
remove the page.
Your browser may accept "cookies". Cookies store personal
information about your computer not you. Cookies tell the web
server that you are returning to a certain page. You may accept or
decline cookies for this website however you may not be able to
participate in our website fully if you don't accept them.
This site contains affiliate links to outside websites. If you
click through a link and purchase a product from that company this
site will receive a small commission fee which will be used
towards the maintenance of this site.
You can view our
affiliate disclosure policy here.
Children's Online Privacy Protection Act
DebbieMadson.com operates in compliance with the Children's Online
Privacy Protection Act and Article 8 of the GDPR.
We comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act . Any
kids under 16 need to have the permission from a parent before
joining our newsletter, participating in our surveys or contests,
and taking part in our website. Our website is intended for use by
adults or children with parental supervision. Children under 16
must have permission from a parent or legal guardian before asking
questions, sharing stories or buying from this site.
How we gather information from users
Like most Web sites, DebbieMadson.com also collects information
automatically and through the use of electronic tools that may be
transparent to our visitors.
For example, we may log the name of your Internet Service Provider
or use cookie technology to recognize you and hold information
from your visit. The name of your Internet browser, which pages
you visited, how many pages or for how long you remain on a page
may also be logged. In certain cases, you can choose not to
provide us with information, for example by setting your browser
to refuse to accept cookies. This information helps me when
writing new articles and pages to know what visitors are looking
for and what areas I should focus on.
This information is collected by Google Analytics, they do not
collect personal information.
What we do with the information we collect
Like other Web publishers, we collect information to enhance your
visit and deliver more individualized content and advertising. We
respect your privacy and do not share your information with
anyone. Aggregated Information (information that does not
personally identify you) may be used in many ways. For example, we
may combine information about your usage patterns with similar
information obtained from other users to help enhance our site and
services (e.g., to learn which pages are visited most or what
features are most attractive). Aggregated Information may
occasionally be shared with our advertisers and business partners.
Again, this information does not include any Personally
Identifiable Information about you or allow anyone to identify you
Affiliated sites, linked sites and advertisements
I use third party advertising companies such as Media.net and
to check how many times you've seen an ad. I do not provide them
with any personal information, they can not personally identify
you with any information on this site.
The social media links throughout our site when clicked on will
take you directly to that site and sends information such as your
IP address, date, time and how long you visit. You can view their
This policy and the use of this Site are governed by Virginia law.
If a dispute arises under this Policy we agree to first try to
resolve it with the help of a mutually agreed-upon mediator in the
following location: Virginia. Any costs and fees other than
attorney fees associated with the mediation will be shared equally
by each of us. If it proves impossible to arrive at a mutually
satisfactory solution through mediation, we agree to submit the
dispute to binding arbitration at the following location:
Virginia, under the rules of the American Arbitration Association.
Judgment upon the award rendered by the arbitration may be entered
in any court with jurisdiction to do so. DebbieMadson.com is
controlled, operated and administered entirely within Virginia.
This statement and the policies outlined herein are not intended
to and do not create any contractual or other legal rights in or
on behalf of any party.
your personal information. By using our website you are
provided us with any personal information and would like to have
it removed or corrected, you may contact us. If you do not agree
collection and storage or your personally identifiable