Privacy

Learn about the privacy policy for shelbysguide.com

Privacy Policy for shelbysguide.com

What information do we collect?

When you subscribe to our newsletter, or fill out our contact form on our site you are asked to enter your name, and email address. 

How do we use your information?

We use the information we collect from you when you sign up for our newsletter and surf the website to personalize your experience, allow us to deliver the type of content in which you are most interested and to improve our website in order to better serve you.

How do we protect your information?

Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our site as safe as possible. We do not use an SSL certificate at this time since we do not process payment transactions. 

Do we use 'cookies'?

Yes, we use cookies. These are small files that our site or our service provider transfers to your computer's hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables our site's or our service provider's systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information. 

We use cookies to compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences in the future. We may also use trusted third party services that track this information on our behalf. We also use cookies to keep track of advertisements.

These service providers are not permitted to use the information collected on our behalf except to help us conduct and improve our business. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

No, we do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third Party Links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website such as Amazon Affiliates and Rakuten Linkshare Marketing. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

We have implemented the following:

Demographics and Interests Reporting - We along with third-party vendors, such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions, and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.  How Google uses data: www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners/ 

Opting out: You can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising initiative opt out page or permanently using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our online privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page. This policy was last modified on January 23, 2015.

If you have any questions, please contact us.