Who We Are:
The Inspired Decorator, https://inspireddecorator.com is owned by Sara-Lynn Houk in Saskatchewan, Canada.
The Inspired Decorator understands that your privacy is important to you and that you care about how your information is used and shared online.
Personal Data – any information relating to an identified or identifiable natural person.
Processing – any operation or set of operations which is performed on Personal Data or on sets of Personal Data.
Data Subject – a natural person whose Personal Data is being Processed.
We/us/our (either capitalized or not) – Inspired Decorator blog creator or operators
Our site only collects and uses information in ways that are consistent with your rights and our obligations under the law. Namely, data is processed:
- When you give specific and express consent for us to do so
- When necessary for the performance of a contract, where you are a party to that contract (for example, if you buy something we will need to collect payment and delivery information in order to deliver that product to you)
- When necessary for compliance with a legal obligation
- When necessary in order to protect the vital interest of the data subject (you) or of another natural person
- When necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by us, except where such interest is overridden by your interest or fundamental rights and freedoms.
This Policy applies to our use of any and all data collected by us in accordance with your use of our site.
By using our site you certify that you are an adult, at least 18 years of age.
The Inspired Decorator is committed to safeguarding your privacy. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions or problems about the use of your Personal Data and we will gladly help you.
Personal Information Collected on this Website
No personally-identifiable information (PII) is collected on this website from persons that browse our website. The only personally-identifiable information collected on this website is gathered in our comment area and on specified sign up forms, where fields are provided so that you can provide your name and email address to leave a comment or receive a download, newsletter or other emails on updates, giveaways, or other offers. We collect this information so that we can respond to the comments or questions that you post.
For additional detail on how we collect and use personally identifiable information, please see the table below.
Anonymous Information Collected on this Website
We record anonymous data. Most of the information that we collect from this website is anonymous information, such as the pages you visit. Other anonymous data we may collect might include the name of your internet service provider, the website that you used to link to our site, other interests you have, basic demographic information, the websites that you visit from our site, and your IP address. The data is used for statistical purposes only, but you, as the individual user, remain anonymous. We use this anonymous information to help improve the content of this site and to compile aggregate statistics about individuals using our site for internal market research purposes.
For additional detail on how we collect and use anonymous information, please see the table below.
A cookie is a tiny text file placed on your computer or device by our site when you visit certain parts of our site.
When you visit our website, we may assign your computer one or more cookies to facilitate access to our website, personalize your online experience and record information about your visit. Only we have access to the cookie placed by our site.
Through the use of a cookie, we also may automatically collect information about your online activity on our website, such as the web pages you visit, the links or advertisements you click on and other actions you take while on our website.
The cookies do not store any Personally Identifiable Information (PII) about you.
Most browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies.
You can remove cookies stored in your computer via your browser settings. Alternatively, you can control some 3rd party cookies by using a privacy enhancement platform such as optout.aboutads.info or youronlinechoices.com. For more information about cookies, visit allaboutcookies.org.
We may allow third-parties, advertising companies and ad networks (“Advertisers”) to display advertisements on our website. Advertisers may use tracking technologies, such as cookies, to collect information about users who view or interact with their advertisements.
Embedded Content From Other Websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.).
Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
Links to Other Sites
Through affiliate links, identifying information may be carried over to an outside site to show that you visited that site from our site to ensure proper commissions are issued.
Inspired Decorator is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.ca . As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.
|Service/Tool/Method to collect data||Data Collected||How it’s Collected||Why it’s Collected||Legal Basis for collection|
|Mailerlite||Name, email address, IP address||Form submission||To deliver downloads, newsletters or other emails on updates, giveaways, or other offers.||Consent|
|Contact Forms||Name, email address||Form Submission||To allow the data subject to contact our site with any questions, comments, or other information they would like to submit privately||Consent|
|Comments||Name, email address, website, Ip address, and browser user agent string||Form submission||We collect the data show in the comments form and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection||Consent & Necessity|
|Facebook Pixel||Information to help track conversions from facebook to our site||Cookie||Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers||Consent|
|Google Analytics||Posts and pages visited, name of your internet service provider, the website that you used to link to our site, other interests you have, basic demographic information, the websites that you visit from our site, and your IP address||Cookie||For statistical purposes to provide a better user experience||Consent & Necessity|
|Adsense||Ad impressions, video-related events (i.e. pause, mute, 100% plays, etc.) or errors, and ad click events.||Cookie||Various cookies are used for the following purposes: delivering targeted advertisements to specific visitors, storing user identifiers, and collecting anonymous ad platform stats||Consent|
|Share A Sale||Cookie||Used by cloudflare to identify trusted web traffic||Necessary|
|Cookie||Helps prevent cross-site request forgery||Necessary|
|Track the usage of services||Cookie||Helps prevent cross-site request forgery||Necessary|
|Pinterest Pixel||Information to help track conversions from Pinterest to our site||Cookie||Used by Pinterest to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real-time bidding from third party advertisers||Consent|
Who We Share Your Data With
We contract with the third parties listed in the table above to supply products, services, and good user experience on our behalf. These include payment processing, delivery of goods, search engine facilities, advertising, and marketing.
In some cases, these parties may require access to some or all of your data, when that is the case we take all reasonable steps to ensure that your data will be handled safely, securely, and in accordance with the law.
We only work with Processing partners who are able to ensure an adequate level of protection to your Personal Data. We disclose your Personal Data to third parties or public officials when we are legally obliged to do so. We might disclose your Personal Data to third parties if you have consented to it or if there are other legal grounds for it.
How Long We Retain Your Data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
Information collected using Google analytics is retained for 26 months. Information submitted through forms, such as email forms or contact forms are retained until such a time as the data subject chooses to unsubscribe or invokes their right under GDPR to be forgotten.
What Rights You Have Over Your Data
If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive a copy of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us.
You can also request that we rectify or erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes. Similarly, if you have subscribed to our email list you can unsubscribe at any time and make a request to the site administrator to have all personal data obtained via our email marketing service erased.
Rights of California Residents
If you reside in California, California Law (CCPA) gives you the right to ask if we sell or disclose your personal information to third parties.
We do not sell your personal information to third parties for others’ direct marketing. We have never sold your personal information in the past. California law also gives you the right to opt-out of such sales.
Where We Send Your Data
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
As long as you have not informed us otherwise, we consider offering you products/services that are similar or the same to your purchasing history/browsing behaviour to be our legitimate interest.
How We Secure Your Data
We do our best to keep your Personal Data safe. We use safe protocols for communication and transferring data (such as HTTPS). We use anonymising and pseudonymising where suitable. We monitor our systems for possible vulnerabilities and attacks. We use website protection programs for additional security measures.
Even though we try our best we can not guarantee the security of information. However, we promise to notify suitable authorities of data breaches. We will also notify you if there is a threat to your rights or interests. We will do everything we reasonably can to prevent security breaches and to assist authorities should any breaches occur.
If you have an account with us, note that you have to keep your username and password secret.
How to Contact Us