HORSES & HEELS TERMS AND DISCLOSURES
Horses & Heels is owned, designed, written, and edited by Raquel Lynn. This website is a matter of opinion and it is checked for spelling, errors, and grammar. While this website features a variety of brands and products, it cannot be assumed Horses & Heels agrees with every aspect of their marketing. Horses & Heels provides content (excluding comments) for general information purposes only and are solely my opinions. The information here may be changed without notice and is not guaranteed to be complete, correct or up-to-date. Feedback is always welcomed and it helps make this website be a better blog.
Horses & Heels is a business and relies heavily on affiliate links shared within this blog as a source of income. Products posted on Horses & Heels may be purchased and in return, Horses & Heels will receive a percentage of the sale. Horses & Heels works with affiliate networks but this does not influence editorial coverage.
The comments section is open to all Horses & Heels readers to express their opinions & join the conversation. All rude & harsh comments (towards Horses & Heels or other readers) will be deleted. Please do not use the comments section to self-promote or spam. A spam filter is used and occasionally a legit comment will get marked as spam, we try my best to catch those. As owner of Horses & Heels, Raquel has the right to delete any comment deemed inappropriate.
This policy is valid as of March 28, 2012. These terms & conditions may be subject to change, and shall be updated accordingly.
Email addresses and names submitted in comments section of this website will not be sold or added to any mailing lists. If your email will be used for a mailing list, it will state the intention for use on the specific post.
Advertising comes from third party ads sold by Google Adsense, other networks or direct purchases. Some links to retailers may not be disclosed as paid insertions; however Horses & Heels may receive compensation for linking to them in posts.
LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
CONTROLLING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:
Whenever you are asked to fill in a form on the website, look for the box that you can click to indicate that you do not want the information to be used by anybody for direct marketing purposes
If you have previously agreed to us using your personal information for direct marketing purposes, you may change your mind at any time by contacting us.
We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.
Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Horses & Heels may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from September 24, 2014.
WHAT WE COLLECT
We may collect the following information:
Contact information including email address
Demographic information such as postcode, preferences and interests
Other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
WHAT WE DO WITH INFORMATION WE GATHER
We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:
We may use the information to improve our products and services.
We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers or other information which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax or mail. We may use the information to customise the website according to your interests.
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorised access or disclosure, we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.
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We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system.
Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.
You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
For information about opting out of Gourmet Ads and ad serving partners please visit http://www.gourmetads.com/about/privacy-policy
If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us.
Horses & Heels will accept sponsorship in exchange for financial compensation if it is relevant to the blog’s content. When doing so, Horses & Heels has full control of the direction of the post and content.
For accurate reviews on products and services companies may provide sample products. Samples will not influence Horses & Heels or its content in any way. Submitted samples may be refused for reviews if they are not up to the standards and quality this website strives for. Disclosure is clearly written on appropriate blog posts.
Horses & Heels is not represented by any agency.
WARRANTY AND CLAIMS
Everything stated on Horses & Heels are views and opinions. We cannot verify product claims or quotes from companies; these must be verified with the manufacturer or the company. Horses & Heels does not make or offer warranties of any kind.
Giveaways will only be considered whose total value amounts to $100.00. Giveaway proposals are reviewed on a case by case basis and have the right to be refused.
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