Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://www.AboutLowCarbFoods.org.

Privacy Policy

Please read this policy to understand how we will treat the personal information that you give to us.

Since this policy may change over time as we modify or expand our service, we suggest that you check back from time to time in order to understand how we treat your information. Your use of About Low Carb Foods constitutes your agreement to the terms of About Low Carb Foods’ Privacy Policy. If we decide to change our Privacy Policy, we will post those changes on this page so that you are always aware of what personal information we collect, how we use it and under what circumstances we disclose it. Your continued use of About Low Carb Foods constitutes your agreement to any such changes.

Here at About Low Carb Foods, we absolutely value our customers and their privacy. The information that is gathered by us is only for internal usage in order to help us better serve you in the future. Such information is not your personal information, but that of your hardware which enables us to analyze important statistics and traffic information. Rest assured that About Low Carb Foods does not sell, rent, or exchange information to-or-with any third party.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

We collect personal information directly from you to do all the things typically associated with electronic and mobile commerce websites. Examples of the information we collect include name, address, telephone number, mobile phone number, email address, personal preferences, and demographical information.

This information is collected at various places: for instance, when you subscribe to mailers, email offers, and mobile messaging offers; participate in surveys, contests, or sweepstakes; or interact with special-event or program offers. The email address you provide may be used to send you information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.

We use this collected information to do things like:

  • Open an online account at your request.
  • Send periodic emails.
  • Personalize your online experience with content and offers that are tailored to your interests.
  • Provide Customer Care such as responding to a request or question.
  • Include you in surveys and contests.
  • Facilitate networks of online social activity centered on our services.
  • Manage and develop About Low Carb Foods’ operations.
  • Enable you to interact with third-party content service providers, whether by linking to their sites, viewing their content within our web environment, or by viewing our content within their web environment.

Comments

We appreciate your comments, remarks, feedback, suggestions, ideas and other submissions you disclose or transmit to us (collectively, Comments). When you leave comments on our site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the your IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Please note: About Low Carb Foods is not obligated to keep the Comments confidential or pay you or anyone else any money for your Comments. The Comments shall be solely the property of About Low Carb Foods, About Low Carb Foods shall own solely all rights, titles and interests in and to the Comments, and About Low Carb Foods shall not be limited in any way in its use of any Comments. You acknowledge that you are solely responsible for any Comments you make. If your comments comply with our rules and terms of use, any portion may be published on our website(s), emails, online marketing, mobile sites, About Low Carb Foods social media pages, and other media. This published content could identify details concerning you.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

When you submit a contact form, we collect your name, email address and any information shown in the contact form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection. how long you keep it. We use contact form submissions for customer service purposes, but do not use the information submitted through them for marketing purposes.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.

When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

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.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracing your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

We evaluate and select third-party service providers to help us analyze our visitors’ site and purchase preferences. For example, we use Google Analytics to better understand our customers’ use of our website, mobile site, About Low Carb Foods’ social media pages and web capabilities like embeddable widgets. We also use third parties so that we can evaluate and understand customers’ habits in order to provide tailored offers and information, based on unique preferences. This information also allows us to improve our site, social media pages and web capabilities.

Who we share your data with

We share information with third parties who help us provide services to you; for example Google Analytics.

Third parties and service providers

Parties that provide services to us or that provide services to you. We use these third parties or service providers to perform any of the actions or activities allowed under this Privacy Policy.

Social media platforms

Networks such as Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and Instagram that offer functionalities, plugins, widgets, or tools in connection with our website or mobile application (e.g., to log into an account, or to share inspiration, finds, purchases, and other content with your friends and followers on social media). If you choose to use these functionalities, plugins, widgets, or tools, certain information may be shared with or collected by those social media companies—for more information about what information is shared or collected, and how it is used, see the applicable social media company’s privacy policy.

Additional third parties

Law enforcement, government entities, courts, or other third parties as required or allowed by applicable law, such as for the legal and safety purposes, or otherwise to help prevent harm or fraud to us, you, our customers, or other third parties. We also may share personal information with third parties upon your request or with your approval, though we may not be able to accommodate all requests.

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 (if any), we also store the personal information you provide in your 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.

What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request that we 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.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Our contact information

You may contact us at:

info@aboutlowcarbfoods.org (ATTN: Privacy Matter)

How we protect your data

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information. Your data is secured using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) Web Server Certificate which encrypts all data to and from the site.

Terms of Use

Please review the following terms and conditions that govern your use of our Site. Please note that you are agreeing to follow and be bound by these terms and conditions by using our Site. We may change the terms and conditions that govern your use of our Site. Your use of our Site following any such change constitutes your agreement to follow and be bound by the terms and conditions as changed. We may change, move or delete portions of, or may add to, our Site from time to time.

You understand and agree that the owners of this site shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or exemplary damages, including but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, data or other intangible losses (even if the owners of this site have been advised of the possibility of such damages), resulting from the use or the inability to use the product(s) and/or service(s) or any misuse of the product(s) and/or service(s) in a manner not in accordance with their intended use.

Linked Sites

This Site may contain links to other web sites (Linked Sites). About Low Carb Foods does not have any control over the Linked Sites, and neither endorses nor approves any products or information offered at Linked Sites. Access Linked Sites at your own risk.

Disclaimer

This Site and its contents are provided on an “as is” basis without warranties of any kind, either express or implied, including without limitation warranties of title or implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. About Low Carb Foods does not warrant that this Site and its contents are complete or error free or that the server that makes it available is free of viruses or other harmful components. Price and availability information is subject to change without notice. You acknowledge, by your use of the Site, that your use of our Site is at your sole risk, that you assume full responsibility for all costs associated with all necessary servicing or repairs of any equipment you use in connection with your use of our Site, and that About Low Carb Foods, and its officers, directors and employees shall not be liable for any damages of any kind related to your use of this Site.