Privacy Notice

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for the Web site serenabell.com and the Serena Bell newsletter. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website, via newsletter signup form on this site and Serena Bell’s Facebook page, and via giveaways hosted by Serena Bell and/or, with her permission, her partners. It will notify you of the following:

  1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
  2. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
  3. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
  4. How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
We will not sell or rent the information collected on this site to anyone. If you contact us, we will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, except as specified below, other than as necessary to fulfill your request.

If you have provided your email address via the newsletter web form, unless you ask us to remove your data, we will distribute to you the Serena Bell newsletter to notify you of new releases, low-price sales, and giveaways. If you wish at any point to opt out of the newsletter, you may do so by clicking here.

Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address given below or by using the contact form on the serenabell.com website:

  • See what data we have about you, if any.
  • Change/correct any data we have about you.
  • Have us delete any data we have about you.
  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

Cookies
This site gathers data about its users via Google Analytics. Google Analytics uses “cookies.” A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. Cookies can be used to improve user experience, to understand aggregate data about users (where users are coming from, for example, or how they use the site), and to market appropriately to users. On this site at this time, data gathered via Google Analytics is used only to understand aggregate user patterns and improve user experience, not to target advertising. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site. For more information about Google Analytics and to read Google’s privacy policy, click here.

Other Partners
This Web site 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.com. For the purposes of this site, right now, this means that many if not most of the links on this site that take you to Amazon.com contain code that will allow Amazon to track your shopping and buying behavior and award us small commissions for purchases you make based on links you found on this site. For Amazon’s privacy policy, click here.

In addition, this Web site uses Bitly links (links that contain a small among of code that allows Bitly.com to collect aggregate data about how many users click on buy links and where the links that were clicked were located on the Web). For Bitly’s privacy policy, click here.

Security
We make every effort to safeguard your data, and we partner in collecting and storing data only with organizations that employ industry best-practices.

Links
This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

Data Collection and Storage Partners
As previously noted, analytics data used on this site is stored by Google Analytics. For more information about Google’s security practices, visit this link.

Also as noted, Amazon Services LLC Associates Program stores data about your behavior on its site when you click on a link on this site that takes you to Amazon.com. For more information about Amazon’s security practices, visit this link.

Also as noted, some links on this site will send aggregate data to Bitly.com so that Bitly can track how many people clicked these links and where. Information about Bitly’s security practices are contained in its privacy policy located here.

We use MailChimp to collect newsletter signups, store names and email addresses, and distribute the newsletter. For more information about MailChimp’s security practices, visit this link.

Contests
From time-to-time our site requests information via contests. Participation in these contests is completely voluntary and you may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information. Information requested may include contact information (such as name and shipping address), and demographic information (such as zip code, age level). Contact information will be used only to notify the winners and award prizes.

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via email