Privacy Policy

Introduction

The privacy of visitors to RelationshipLoveAdvice.net is important to us. This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their ‘Personally identifiable information’ (PII) is being used online. This privacy policy applies only to our online activities and is valid for visitors to our website and regarding information shared and/or collected there. This policy does not apply to any information collected offline or via channels other than this website.

The following is information on the types of personal information we receive and collect when you visit our site, and how we safeguard your information. We never sell your personal information to third parties.

Children Under the Age of 13

We believe it is important to provide added protection for children online. We encourage parents and guardians to spend time online with their children to observe, participate in and/or monitor and guide their online activity. We do not knowingly collect or maintain personally identifiable information or non-personally-identifiable information from persons under 13 years of age, and our website is not directed to persons under 13. Children under 13 years of age are not eligible for contests or giveaways on our site. If a parent or guardian believes that RelationshipLoveAdvice.net has in its database the personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 13, please contact us immediately and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records.

Information We Collect

Information Submitted by a User

RelationshipLoveAdvice.net does not require registration to use the site. However, we collect personal information when you post a comment or enter a giveaway or contest. That information may include: Name or alias, email address, IP address, and in the case of contest winners, mailing address.

If you subscribe to RelationshipLoveAdvice.net by email, your email address will also be recorded. We also offer an email newsletter through voluntary opt-in signup. We do not share our mailing list with any entities other than RelationshipLoveAdvice.net and subscribers may opt out at any time.

Non-submitted Information Collected

Like many other websites, RelationshipLoveAdvice.net makes use of log files. These files merely logs visitors to the site – usually a standard procedure for hosting companies and a part of hosting services’s analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. This information is used 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

Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser (ex. Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, Safari, etc) that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. For instance, we use cookies to help us understand your preferences based on previous or current site activity, which enables us to provide you with improved services. We also use cookies to help us compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interaction so that we can offer better site experiences in the future.

Where applicable this website uses a cookie control system allowing the user on their first visit to the website to allow or disallow the use of cookies on their computer / device. This complies with recent legislation requirements for websites to obtain explicit consent from users before leaving behind or reading files such as cookies on a user’s computer / device.

  • Google Analytics

When someone visits RelationshipLoveAdvice.net we use Google Analytics software to collect standard internet log information and details of visitor behaviour patterns. The software will save a cookie to your computers hard drive in order to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website, but will not store, save or collect personal information. For further information, you can read Google’s privacy policy here – http://www.google.com/policies/privacy.

Google provides a free add-on to most major browsers that you can install to prevent your data from being collected and used by Google Analytics. Visit the following link to download the free Google Opt-out Add-on Tool: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

  • Our Advertising Partners

Some of our advertising partners include, but are not limited to: Google, Amazon, Clickbank, ShareASale.

We use third party advertisements to support the site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send the advertisers information including your IP address, your ISP, the browser you used to visit our site, or whether you have Flash installed. This is generally used for targeting purposes to help show appropriate ads to the visitor. For example, these companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.

Some advertisers might also use cookies to track purchases made in order to pay our site a commission for sales made through affiliate links on our site. We may have access to the time and date of purchase, the merchant, the amount of sale, products purchased, and in some cases general location of the purchaser, but we do not have access to the name, mailing address, phone number, email address, or other personal identifying information of the user.

  • Google AdSense and the DoubleClick DART Cookie

Google AdSense, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on RelationshipLoveAdvice.net. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to users based on their visit to our site and other sites on the Internet. Users may learn more and opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – https://www.google.com/policies/technologies/ads.

You can also learn more about how Google uses data when you use their partners’ sites or apps – https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners.

RelationshipLoveAdvice.net 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. RelationshipLoveAdvice.net’s privacy policy does not apply to, and we cannot control the activities of, such other advertisers or websites.

  • Managing Cookies

You can chose to disable or selectively turn off cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with websites. For example, entirely blocking cookies can cause the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to manage and delete them, visit aboutcookies.org or allaboutcookies.org.

In addition to the controls available on your computer there are also other ways of controlling Interest-Based Advertising and other tracking cookies. The Network Advertising Initiative (NAI) control page allows you to opt out from receiving Interest-Based Advertising from each of the ad networks represented by the NAI – http://www.networkadvertising.org/choices.

How We Use Your Information

RelationshipLoveAdvice.net uses your Internet Protocol (IP) address to help diagnose problems with our computer server, and to administer our website. Your IP address is used to help identify you, and to gather broad demographic data. Your IP address contains no personal information about you. For example, it does not include your name, email, or mailing address.

We will not disclose any personal information about you without your prior consent, unless we have a belief that such action is necessary to: (i) comply with legal process or other legal requirements of any governmental authority; (ii) protect and defend the rights or property of RelationshipLoveAdvice.net; (iii) protect the interests of users of our services other than you or any other person; or (iv) operate or conduct maintenance and repair of our services or equipment as authorized by law.

We do not sell or rent or give personal information about users to any third parties.

If you voluntarily disclose personal information in comments, that information might be collected and disseminated by third parties, and result in, among other things, unsolicited inquiries, messages, and offers from third parties. Although our comment form requires an email address, that is not shown to the public. Email address shown in the body of the comment, however, will be displayed. Please understand that any information that is disclosed in comments becomes public information and this third-party conduct is out of the control of RelationshipLoveAdvice.net. Please exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.

Email Newsletter

RelationshipLoveAdvice.net operates an email newsletter program, and users can subscribe through an online automated process should they wish to do so but do so at their own discretion. If users decides to subscribe to our mailing list, they will receive a free gift, all our future relationship advice bonuses, and emails about new articles appearing on this website and new questions that have been posted to our Q&A section. We may also send marketing or promotional emails with information that may be useful, including information about the products and services of other third parties with whom we have a relationship.

We use a third party provider, AWeber, to deliver our Email campaigns. Email campaigns published by this website may contain tracking facilities within the actual email. Subscriber activity is tracked and stored in a database for future analysis and evaluation. Such tracked activity may include; the opening of emails, forwarding of emails, the clicking of links within the email content, times, dates and frequency of activity [this is by no far a comprehensive list]. This information is used to refine future email campaigns and supply the user with more relevant content based around their activity.

Our subscribers are given the opportunity to un-subscribe at any time through an automated system. This process is detailed at the footer of each email campaign. For more information, please see AWeber’s privacy policy here – http://www.aweber.com/privacy.htm.

External Links

RelationshipLoveAdvice.net also contains links to other websites. Although this website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website. The owners of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

Social Media Platforms

Communication, engagement and actions taken through external social media platforms that this website and its owners participate on are custom to the terms and conditions as well as the privacy policies held with each social media platform respectively.

Users are advised to use social media platforms wisely and communicate / engage upon them with due care and caution in regard to their own privacy and personal details. This website nor its owners will ever ask for personal or sensitive information through social media platforms and encourage users wishing to discuss sensitive details to contact them through primary communication channels such as by telephone or email.

RelationshipLoveAdvice.net may use social sharing buttons which help share web content directly from web pages to the social media platform in question. Users are advised before using such social sharing buttons that they do so at their own discretion and note that the social media platform may track and save your request to share a web page respectively through your social media platform account.

Shortened Links in Social Media

RelationshipLoveAdvice.net and its owners through their social media platform accounts may share web links to relevant web pages. By default some social media platforms shorten lengthy urls [web addresses].

Users are advised to take caution and good judgement before clicking any shortened urls published on social media platforms by this website and its owners. Despite the best efforts to ensure only genuine urls are published many social media platforms are prone to spam and hacking and therefore this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any shortened links.

Security

The personally identifiable information we collect is securely stored within our database, and we use standard, industry-wide practices for protecting your information. However, as effective as encryption technology is, no security system is impenetrable. We cannot guarantee the security of our database, nor can we guarantee that information you supply won’t be intercepted while being transmitted to us over the Internet.

Revisions and Amendments

This privacy policy is not intended to and does not create any contractual or other legal rights in or on behalf of any party. RelationshipLoveAdvice.net reserves the right, at any time and without notice, to add to, modify, change or update this privacy policy, simply by posting such change, update or modification on the site. Any such change, update or modification will be effective immediately upon posting.

This privacy policy was last updated on 6 September 2015.

Contact

If you require any more information or have any questions about our privacy policy, please feel free to contact us via our contact form or by email at contact@relationshiploveadvice.net.