Privacy Policy & Disclosure

Disclosure Policy

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I am sometimes compensated to provide opinion on products, services, websites and various other topics.  Even though I sometimes receive compensation for posts or advertisements, I always give my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, or experiences on those topics or products.  The views and opinions expressed on this blog are purely my own.  Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer, provider or party in question.

Privacy Policy

Who We Are
Our website address is: https://lifeonvirginia.com.
We can be reached through our contact form.

At Life on Virginia, the privacy of our visitors is of utmost importance to us. This privacy policy document outlines the types of personal information that is received and collected by lifeonvirginia.com and how it is used.

Log Files
Like many other Web sites, lifeonvirginia.com makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol ( IP ) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider ( ISP ), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track users movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

Cookie Policy
lifeonvirginia.com does use cookies to store information about visitors preferences, record user-specific information on which pages the user access or visit, customize Web page content based on visitors browser type or other information that the visitor sends via their browser.

Advertisements on our site may be served by third party vendors, including Google. These cookies are used to tailor your experience on lifeonvirginia.com and elsewhere on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of Google cookies by visiting the Google Ad and content network proviacy policy at the following URL: http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html.  Some of our advertising partners may use cookies and web beacons on our site. Our advertising partners include: Google Adsense and Amazon.

If you choose to make a purchase from lifeonvirginia.com shop, cookies are used to create and store your shopping cart contents. If you wish to disable cookies, you may do so through your individual browser options, but some functions of our website may not perform properly.

I am not responsible for republished content from this blog on other blogs or websites without my permission.

Collection of personal data
Our website allows visitors to leave comments. When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the commens form and the visitor’s 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.

When visitors make a purchase from our website we collect personal information necessary for fulfilling that order, including name, address, phone number and email address. This information is held on our secure website and used only for order fulfillment purposes.

This privacy policy is subject to change without notice and was last updated on December 30, 2020.