We are committed to protecting personal and financial information disclosed to us. In the course of providing wedding planning and other related services, we will collect certain information from you. The intent of this policy is to disclose our privacy practices with regard to such information.
Information You Give Us
We require information from you in order for you to be an account holder of mywedding.com or to be an active member or vendor of mywedding.com. When creating an account you may be asked to provide information about yourself including, but not limited to:
- First and Last Name
- Email Address
- City and State
- Billing information (members and vendors only)
- contact phone number (members and vendors only)
You can choose not to provide certain information, but then you might not be able to take advantage of many of our features.
Information Automatically Stored
We receive and store certain types of information whenever you interact with us. For example, like many Websites, we use "cookies," and we obtain certain types of information when your Web browser accesses mywedding.com or advertisements. We or a data provider we have engaged may place or recognize a unique cookie on your browser to enable you to receive customized ads or content. These cookies contain no personally identifiable information. The cookies may reflect de-identified demographic or other data linked to data you voluntarily have submitted to us, e.g., your email address, that we may share with a data provider solely in hashed, non-human readable form. Cookies may also be received when you link to our affiliates’ websites or when you view or click on advertisements served by outside advertising companies and we do not have control over how they use this information. To opt-out of these cookies, click here.
The Help portion of your Web browser will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies. Additionally, you can disable or delete similar data in your browser. While you can read our editorial content and use certain portions of mywedding.com without allowing cookies to be stored on your computer, these cookies allow you to take advantage of some of our essential features. We therefore recommend that you leave cookies enabled.
We may also use web beacons or small graphics to measure and improve the efficiency of the advertisements on mywedding.com. The information gathered may include: which advertisement was shown, the date and time the advertisement was shown, and your IP address.
Use of Your Information
Mywedding.com is committed to protecting your privacy in regards to your personal and financial information. The information gathered by us is used to understand your needs and to provide you with better service. For example, the information we collected is used to:
- Improve our user features and products
- Update our database with user geographical information
- Send periodic emails to our users about promotional items, contests, special offers and announcements, including our Delightful Details newsletter.
- Contact you for market research purposes
We may use third-party advertising companies to provide ads and collect information when you visit mywedding.com. These companies may use information (not including your name, email or postal address) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements on this mywedding.com, other sites and other forms of media about goods and services that may be of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, click here.
mywedding.com is protected by industry standard SSL (Secure Socket Layers) where appropriate. We have also, through firewalls and other means, attempted to ensure the security and privacy of information disclosed by you. All sensitive personal and financial information is restricted and our employees have access to your information only to perform specific tasks. While we have in place reasonable electronic procedures that safeguard your information collected online, no system on the Internet is completely secure. As such, we encourage the use of discretion when browsing the Internet or when visiting any website, including mywedding.com.
Links to Other Websites
We have affiliate links to many other online resources. While we do not share, trade, sell or allow access of your personal information to any third parties, we are not responsible for the practices employed by these affiliates or their websites linked to or from mywedding.com nor the information or content contained on these third party websites. You should carefully review their privacy statements and other conditions of use and you agree you provide information or engage in transactions with these affiliates at your own risk.
Protection of mywedding.com and Others
We will release account and other personal information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law and other agreements; or protect the rights, property, or safety of mywedding.com, our users, or others. This includes exchanging information with other companies and organizations for fraud protection and credit risk reduction. However, this does not include selling, renting, sharing, or otherwise disclosing personally identifiable information from customers for commercial purposes in violation of the commitments set forth in this Privacy Notice.
Request of Information Held
You may request to receive any information that we have collected from you as stated by law. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org to receive this information. A small fee may be charged for this information.