Who we are

Our website address is: https://soyouarenowamom.com (So, You Are Now A Mom?™).

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also 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.

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: 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 visit our login page, 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.

Affiliate Disclosure

So,You Are Now A Mom? 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. This means that, if you make a purchase via my affiliate links and if you go through them to make a purchase I will earn a commission.

So,You Are Now A Mom? also has financial relationships with companies whose products and services compliments the contents on this blog. You are not obligated to click on any link or buy any products that are advertised.

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 tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics – Who we share your data with – 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 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). The 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.

GDPR – General Data Protection Regulation – a new law designed to protect the personal data and privacy of EU residents. The regulation aims to make personal data processing more transparent and to give users more control over their data. Even though the GDPR only applies to European Union (EU) citizens, we have decided to go beyond and adopt the same good policies for all of our users, regardless of their citizenship or location.

Personal information collection

So, You Are Now A Mom?™ may collect and use the following kinds of personal information:

  • information about your use of this website (including your name);
  • information that you provide using for the purpose of registering with the website (including e-mail address);
  • information about transactions carried out over this website (including contact address);
  • information that you provide for the purpose of subscribing to the website services including phone number); and]
  • any other information that you send to So You Are Now A Mom™.

How does SoYouAreNowAMom.com use the information it collects?

So, You Are Now A Mom?™ uses all collected information primarily for disseminating information to users and support services. We may also use your information for sending periodic emails announcing important service changes, new features and news, promotional activities, etc. You can decide NOT to receive such emails by replying to any of them with “Unsubscribe” in the subject and Unsubscribing from our newsletter.

Does So, You Are Now A Mom?™ disclose Users’ information to third parties?

All personal information collected by So, You Are Now A Mom?™ is treated as strictly confidential. We may disclose User’s personal information if required by law. We may disclose part of Users’ personal information to our business partners or other third parties when this is required in order to provide the services you have ordered.

Limitations of liability

So You Are Now A Mom™ will not be liable to you (whether under the law of contract, the law of torts or otherwise) in relation to the contents of, or use of, or otherwise in connection with, this website:

  • to the extent that the website is provided free-of-charge, for any direct loss;
  • for any indirect, special or consequential loss; or
  • for any business losses, loss of revenue, income, profits or anticipated savings, loss of contracts or business relationships, loss of reputation or goodwill, or loss or corruption of information or data.

These limitations of liability apply even if So, You Are Now A Mom?™ has been expressly advised of the potential loss.

Exceptions

Nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit any warranty implied by law that it would be unlawful to exclude or limit; and nothing in this website disclaimer will exclude or limit So, You Are Now A Mom?™ liability in respect of any:

  • death or personal injury caused by So You Are Now A Mom™ negligence;
  • fraud or fraudulent misrepresentation on the part of So You Are Now A Mom™; or
  • matter which it would be illegal or unlawful for So You Are Now A Mom™ to exclude or limit, or to attempt or purport to exclude or limit, its liability.

Reasonableness

By using this website, you agree that the exclusions and limitations of liability set out in this website disclaimer are reasonable.

If you do not think they are reasonable, you must not use this website.

Other parties

You accept that, as a limited liability entity, So, You Are Now A Mom?™ has an interest in limiting the personal liability of its officers and employees. You agree that you will not bring any claim personally against So, You Are Now A Mom?™ officers or employees in respect of any losses you suffer in connection with the website.

Without prejudice to the foregoing paragraph, you agree that the limitations of warranties and liability set out in this website disclaimer will protect So, You Are Now A Mom?™ officers, employees, agents, subsidiaries, successors, assigns and sub-contractors as well as So, You Are Now A Mom?™.

Links to Third Party Sites

All Information found on So, You Are Now A Mom?™ is for informational and educational purposes only. So You Are Now A Mom™ is not responsible for the content and does not warrant or guarantee any product or services from the linked website.

Unenforceable provisions

If any provision of this website dis-claimer is, or is found to be, unenforceable under applicable law, that will not affect the enforce-ability of the other provisions of this website disclaimer.

To report an incident of abuse, please send an email to: mercy@soyouarenowamom.com

Last Updated: 24 June 2019.