Disclosures & Privacy Policy

Disclosure

My promise:  Per FTC guidelines, I will always disclose any potential financial stake in my posts, including but not limited to: sponsorships free or paid; advertisements; affiliate links; or any other monetary or non-monetary gain from collaborations, partners, and sponsors.

Affiliate Links

MonaCorona.com may participate in affiliate programs. This means I may be given a commission if products or services are purchased through my designated affiliate link. I will always disclose when an affiliate link is being used. Any reference to third party products, rates, or websites are subject to change without notice.

GDPR Compliance

Your privacy and data safety are important to me. Your data is only collected to enhance your experience with MonaCorona.com My website uses cookies to track analytics data including demographics and interests as well as to personalize advertisements. Cookie data is shared with Google Analytics and Google AdSense only.  Your personal data will never be sold. If you subscribed to MonaCorona.com, you will receive periodic updates or newsletters by e-mail. You can opt-out of these e-mails at any time and be permanently removed.

In the effort of remaining GDPR compliant, you have the right to be informed of how your data is collected and used, have access to the data about you, ask to change or delete your data, opt-out of all communications. If you are a resident of the EU and wish to have your data, comments, or information removed, please get in touch. MonaCorona. com does not retain secondary copies of comments or commenter information without permission. Similarly, MonaCorona.com does not share your information with third parties.

Privacy Policy (MonaCorona.com)

MonaCorona.com, found at https://www.monacorona.com (“Website”) is governed by the following privacy policy  (“Privacy Policy”).  We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it. The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you what personally identifiable information we may collect and how it may be used. This statement only applies to this Website.

What information we collect

Information You Voluntarily Submit to the Website: We may collect personal information from you such as your name or email address. For example, you may voluntarily submit information to the Website by leaving a comment, subscribing to a newsletter, or submitting a contact form.

Automatically-Collected Information: We automatically collect certain information about you and the device with which you access the Website. For example, when you use the Website, we will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the Website. We may also collect information about your demographics such as location (city, country) you are accessing the website, your gender, and/or some behavioral or interest demographics. Last, we may collect information about actions you take when using the Website, such as links clicked.

Cookies: We may log information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by the Website. We may use both session cookies, which expire when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which stay on your browser until deleted, to provide you with a more personalized experience on the Website.

HOW YOUR INFORMATION MAY BE USED

  • To operate and maintain the Website;
  • To send you newsletters. Each email promotion will provide an easy opt-out button;
  • To respond to your comments or inquiries;
  • To track and measure statistics/advertising on the Website;
  • To protect, investigate, and deter against unauthorized or illegal activity.

THIRD-PARTY USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION

We will only share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorize us to share your information.  Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.

This Website currently uses the following third-party service providers:

Google Analytics – this service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on the Website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics.

COOKIES

We may log information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by the Website. We may use both session cookies, which expire when you close your browser, and persistent cookies, which stay on your browser until deleted, to provide you with a more personalized experience on the Website.

The Website uses cookies to store visitors’ preferences, record user-specific information on what pages users access or visit, ensure that visitors are not repeatedly sent the same banner ads, customize Website content based on visitors’ browser type or other information that the visitor sends. Cookies may also be used by third-party services, such as Google Analytics, as described herein.

Users may, at any time, prevent the setting of cookies, by the Website, by using a corresponding setting of your internet browser and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all popular Internet browsers. However, if users deactivate the setting of cookies in your Internet browser, not all functions of our Website may be entirely usable.

ADVERTISING

MonaCorona.com is a member of the Google AdSense, which serves content and advertisements while you visit the Website, which may use cookies, as noted above.

SENSITIVE PERSONAL INFORMATION

If you leave a comment, certain information (your name as you provide it) may be publicly visible, however your email address will not be.  We will not contact you using your email as this goes against GDPR regulations.

At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to the Website. This includes your social security number, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, or trade union memberships. If you elect to submit such information to us, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

CHILDREN’S INFORMATION

The Website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes that the Website has personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 16 in its database, please contact immediately.  Best efforts will be instilled to promptly remove such information from the records.

CONTACT INFORMATION

If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy, please get in touch.

Privacy Policy last updated May 24th, 2018.