In certain circumstances, we request personal data to communicate with our readers and better tailor the user experience. By submitting your data, you confirm that you are over the age of thirteen (13) and give us permission to use your data under the terms outlined below.
The legal entity that controls and processes your personal data for firstdayofhome.com (“the site”) is as follows:
Two Pockets Marketing, LLC
16635 Spring Cypress Rd. #1031
Cypress, TX 77429
Email: [email protected]
Personal Data Collected
During your visit to firstdayofhome.com, some information about the source and nature of your visit is automatically collected for diagnostic and analytical purposes. These data may include the browser used, operating system, location (country), network and cookies installed on your device. We also receive information about your interaction with the site, such as the duration of your visit as well as products, links or pages clicked.
The methods of automatically collecting personal information include the following:
- Log files created by the web server hosting this site. These files record information about website visitors, including the IP address of each visitor, time of visit and pages visited.
- Other web analytics technologies such as “web beacons” that follow and record activities on a recognized browser for the purpose of providing aggregated site statistics.
Personally identifiable information like your name, address, e-mail and phone number are not collected unless you voluntarily consent to submit such information. We process data you submit through contact forms, e-mail subscription links, comment forms and social media communications. The lawful basis for processing these data is the legitimate interest of communicating with readers, maintaining records and/or addressing any legal claims. Please note, submitting an e-mail address through a comment form on the site does not automatically subscribe users to the site’s monthly newsletter unless users “opt in” to receive the newsletter by checking the proper box.
If the site directly markets products for sale, either physical or digital in nature, we will process pertinent order information, such as name, billing address, shipping address, phone number and payment information, as required to fulfill the order. The lawful basis for collecting such information is the legitimate interest of delivering products to the intended recipient.
For European residents, the site may also require transferring personal information outside of Europe (e.g., to the United States or Canada) for the legitimate interest of fulfilling a contract obligation, such as a product purchase.
This site may use third-party advertising companies to deliver ads to users. These companies use aggregated data about your visits on this and other websites to advertise the most relevant goods and services to you. We process data related to advertising effectiveness under the lawful basis of having a legitimate interest in earning revenue on the site and better tailoring the user experience. Data collected by advertising partners do not include personally identifiable details such as your name, e-mail, address or phone number. For more information on these practices and opt-out preferences, please click here.
The Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations (PECR) permits this site to send marketing communications to readers who have opted in (i.e., consented) to receive information about our goods and services. Under PECR, the site may also send marketing communications to limited companies without consent, but such companies have the right to opt out of marketing communications at any time.
Readers may opt out of any specific marketing communication by selecting the “unsubscribe” or “opt out” link on the marketing communication or by contacting us here.
Opting out or unsubscribing from marketing communications does not automatically apply to other personal data provided as a result of other transactions on the site.
Mediavine Programmatic Advertising
The Website uses Mediavine to manage all third-party advertising on the Website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use first and third-party cookies. A cookie is a small text file which is sent to your computer or mobile device (referred to in this policy as a “device”) by the web server so that a website can remember some information about your browsing activity on the Website. The cookie may collect information relating to your use of the Website, information about your device such as the device’s IP address and browser type, demographic data and, if you arrived at the Website via a link from a third-party site, the URL of the linking page.
First party cookies are created by the website that you are visiting. A third-party cookie is frequently used in behavioral advertising and analytics and is created by a domain other than the website you are visiting. Third-party cookies, tags, pixels, beacons and other similar technologies (collectively, “Tags”) may be placed on the Website to monitor interaction with advertising content and to target and optimize advertising. Each internet browser has functionality so that you can block both first and third-party cookies and clear your browser’s cache. The “help” feature of the menu bar on most browsers will tell you how to stop accepting new cookies, how to receive notification of new cookies, how to disable existing cookies and how to clear your browser’s cache. For more information about cookies and how to disable them, you can consult the information at www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/.
Without cookies you may not be able to take full advantage of the Website content and features. Please note that rejecting cookies does not mean that you will no longer see ads when you visit our Site.
The Website may collect IP addresses and location information to serve personalized ads and pass it to Mediavine. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp. You may also visit http://optout.aboutads.info/#/ and http://optout.networkadvertising.org/# to learn more information about interest-based advertising. You may download the AppChoices app at http://www.aboutads.info/appchoices to opt out in connection with mobile apps, or use the platform controls on your mobile device to opt out.
Mediavine partners with the following data processors:
Personal Data Security
The site has measures to protect personal data from unauthorized access or disclosure. Only employees or partners with a legitimate business need have the ability to access and process personal data from the site.
The site retains personal data for the express purpose it was collected or to satisfy legal, accounting or reporting requirements.
Users have the right to access, correct, erase, restrict, transfer, object to processing/portability of data and, where the lawful basis for processing is consent, withdraw consent. Any reader wishing to exercise this right may contact us here.
European residents have the right to access personal information processed by the site and request corrections, updates or deletions by contacting us here.
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Last updated: June 11, 2020