Privacy Policy & Legal Bits

Mums Make Lists is a parenting lifestyle blog run by Luci McQuitty Hindmarsh. This page details information on the following:

  • Commercial disclosure
  • Editorial guest post policy
  • Privacy policy
  • Our liability
  • Jurisdiction and applicable law

Commercial Disclosure

This blog accepts advertising, sponsorship and other forms of compensation. The compensation received will never influence the content of this blog and the views and opinions expressed on the blog are purely our own.

Display Advertising

Display adverts displayed on the blog are either provided by a third party advertising network or are selected by us from brands with which we have an affiliate or partnership relationship.

Sponsored Content and Brand Partnerships

We work with brands who we feel are relevant and of interest to our much valued audience. All paid for content is clearly marked as such. All links within paid for content are re=”nofollow” as per Google Guide Lines.

Affiliate Links

We often include affiliate links to products we think will be of interest to our readers within our posts.  We receive a small commission for any purchases made by readers clicking on these links.

Skimlinks

Please click the Skimlinks button for full disclosure information.

Amazon

Mums Make Lists 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.

Mums Make Lists is a participant in the Amazon EU Associates Programme, an affiliate advertising programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.co.uk.

Editorial Guest Posts

We invite fellow bloggers, whose work we admire to guest post on the blog. We do not receive or provide any compensation for the publication of guest posts.

This blog does not include any content which might represent a conflict of interest.

Our Liability

The information contained on this Site – MumsMakeLists.com – is for information purposes only and does not constitute advice. You should check any information on the Site and use your own judgment before doing or not doing anything on the basis of what you see. We give no warranties of any kind in relation to the Site or its contents.

Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how Mums Make Lists uses and protects any information you give when you visit this website. Any information you give will only be used in accordance with this policy.
 
We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it. The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to inform you what personally identifiable information we may collect and how it may be used. This statement only applies to this Website.

Information we collect

Information You Voluntarily Submit to the Website:

This website may collect the following personal data information from you:
  • Your name
  • Your email address

For example, you may voluntarily submit information to the Website by leaving a comment, subscribing to a newsletter, or submitting a contact form.

This information will be used to send you Mums Make Lists Newletters and emails with information we believe will be of interest to you. Your personal information will never be shared with a third party without your express consent, unless we are required to do so by law.

Automatically-Collected Information:

We automatically collect certain information about you and the device with which you access the Website. For example, when you use the Website, we will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the Website. We may also collect information about actions you take when using the Website, such as links clicked.

Cookies

This blog uses traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being visited most frequently, which provides us with information for statistical analysis. This blog also uses cookies to help improve your visitor experience, by remembering your preferences and tailoring content accordingly.

How your information may be used

We may use the information collected in the following ways:

  • To operate and maintain the Website;
  • To create your account, identify you as a user of the Website, and customize the Website for your account; 
  • To send you promotional information, such as newsletters. Each email promotion will provide information on how to opt-out of future mailings;
  • To send you administrative communications, such as administrative emails, confirmation emails, technical notices, updates on policies, or security alerts;
  • To respond to your comments or inquiries;
  • To provide you with user support;
  • To track and measure advertising on the Website;
  • To protect, investigate, and deter against unauthorised or illegal activity.
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can modify your browser settings to decline cookies if you prefer. For more information please visit All About Cookies.

Third party use of personal information

We may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorise us to share your information.

Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.

The Website currently uses the following third-party service providers:

Google Analytics – this service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on the Website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics. Click the link for full details of the Google Analytics privacy policy 

Mailerlite – this service is used for delivery of email updates and newsletters. We store your name and email address for purposes of delivering such communications.  Please refer to Mailerlite’s privacy policy for further information.

MiloTree – this service is used to offer site visitors an easy way to follow us on Pinterest and to subscribe to our newsletter emails. MiloTree is GDPR compliant. It doesn’t collect or save any personal user information. The only information it tracks is total number of clicks on the pop-up.

Affiliate links – We use affiliate links to monetise the site. Please click the links of the affiliate networks we belong to for information on each one’s privacy policy.

Awin (Awin, ShareASale, Affilinet) – Privacy Policy

CJ Affiliate by Conservant – Privacy Policy

Rakuten Linkshare – Privacy Policy

Amazon – Privacy Policy

At this time, your personal information is not shared with any other third-party applications. This list may be amended from time to time in the Website’s sole discretion.

Except when required by law, we will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent; however, we may disclose or transfer personal information collected through the Website to third parties who acquire all or a portion of our business, which may be the result of a merger, consolidation, or purchase of all or a portion of our assets, or in connection with any bankruptcy or reorganisation proceeding brought by or against us.

Further Information

If at any time you would like us to remove your personal information from our database you can do so by emailing hello @ mumsmakelists.com.
You may also request a copy of any data held about you by Mums Make Lists under the data protection act 1988. Such requests should be submitted to hello @ mumsmakelists.com. 
If you believe any information Mums Make Lists holds about you is incorrect or incomplete, please contact us at hello @ mumsmakelists.com as soon as possible, so that we may make corrections.

Jurisdiction and applicable law

The Terms and Conditions outlined are governed by English law. The English courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute relating to these Terms and Conditions.