At Musings and Deeds (M&D), we are committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of our visitors to our website. In particular, we want you to know that we are not in the business of selling, renting, or trading email lists with other companies or businesses.
Please note that Musings and Deeds will be referred to as M&D throughout this policy and will be referred to as the Website.
What information does Musings and Deeds collect and how is it used?
M&D may collect personal information from you such as your first name, last name, and email address. This may occur when you leave a comment on the website or subscribe to our newsletter.
M&D may log information using cookies, which are small data files stored on your browser by the website.
How your information may be used
M&D may use the information collected in the following ways:
To operate and maintain the Website
To send you promotional information, such as newsletters. Please note each email will provide information on how to unsubscribe from future mailings.
To respond to your comments and inquiries.
To provide you with user support.
To track and measure advertising on the website
To protect, investigate, and deter against unauthorized and illegal activity.
Third-Party use of personal information
M&D 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.
M&D currently uses the following third-party providers:
Google Analytics- to track website usage. Google Analytics may capture your IP address but no other personal information
Mail Chimp- this service is used for the delivery of email newsletters. We store your name and email address for communication purposes.
At this time, your personal information is not shared with any other third-party applications. This list may be amended from time to time at the Website's sole discretion.
Except when required by law, we will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent.
M&D is a member of certain social media platforms. This Website uses buttons from these platforms on its sub-pages.
These buttons are downloaded from the specific platform. During this process, the platform is made aware of what sub-page is visited.
When you are logged in to one or more of these social platforms and actively use one of these social buttons, the social media platform will receive this information and may display this use on your respective account.
Social Media Buttons currently being used on this Website:
This list may be amended from time to time in the sole discretion of M&D
Publicly Visible Information
If you leave a comment, certain information may be publicly visible. Your email address will never be available publicly. Users may see your username, Gravatar profile, and website information.
Users may, at any time prevent the setting of cookies, by using a corresponding setting of your internet browser and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies.
Already set cookies may also be deleted at any time via an internet browser or other software programs.
From time to time, the Website may engage in remarketing efforts with third-party companies such as Google, Facebook, or Instagram to market the Website.
The Website may engage in affiliate marketing which is done by embedding tracking links into the Website. If you click on a link for an affiliate partnership, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sales for purposes of commissions.
On the Website, you may subscribe to M&D's newsletter, which may be used for advertising purposes. All newsletters sent may contain tracking pixels. The pixel embedded in emails allows an analysis of the success of online marketing campaigns. Also, it allows the Website to adapt the content of future newsletters to the interests of the user.
Opt-out- You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in M&D's emails.
Access- You may access the personal information M&D has about you by submitting a request to
Amend- You may amend or update your personal information by contacting
Links to other Websites
This website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links and leave this site, you should note that M&D does not have any control over that other website.
M&D may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page regularly to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from 11 June 2020.