Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: http://herdesignedlife.com.

Your information and security is important to us. We are a blog and consulting agency that provides you with valuable information regarding finances, relationships, and career development. The below terms are used in this policy to provide you with a clear understanding “We” refers to the website owners at HerDesignedLife. “You” refers to any vistor, customer, or reader visiting the website.

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

If you select the opt-in feature, your contact information is saved to provide you with updated posts, discounts, and other special announcements. You may unsubscribe to these notifications at any time. By clicking on the unsubscribe button, your contact email address will be erased from our system and you will no longer receive notifications.

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 have an account and you log in to this site, 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.

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 tracing 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

We keep your information private and do not sell your data to any third party. If you choose to use any of our affiliate links, HerDesignedLife is not held responsible for any data collected on those separate websites.

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). 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.

Your data is not sold to any third party, however third party plugins are used to provide a customized experience and information regarding your activity on the website.

Your contact information

If you select the opt-in feature, your contact information is saved to provide you with updated posts, discounts, and other special announcements. You may unsubscribe to these notifications at any time. By clicking on the unsubscribe button, your contact email address will be erased from our system and you will no longer receive notifications.

Additional information

How we protect your data

HerDesignedLife uses a web application called wordfence that conducts the following security measures.

  • Web Application Firewall identifies and blocks malicious traffic. Built and maintained by a large team focused 100% on WordPress security.
  • Protects our site at the endpoint, enabling deep integration with WordPress. Unlike cloud alternatives does not break encryption, cannot be bypassed and cannot leak data.
  • Integrated malware scanner blocks requests that include malicious code or content.
  • Protection from brute force attacks by limiting login attempts, enforcing strong passwords and other login security measures.
  • Malware scanner checks core files, themes and plugins for malware, bad URLs, backdoors, SEO spam, malicious redirects and code injections.
  • Compares website core files, themes and plugins with what is in the WordPress.org repository, checking their integrity and reporting any changes to you.
  • Repair files that have changed by overwriting them with a pristine, original version. Delete any files that don’t belong easily within the Wordfence interface.
  • Checks our site for known security vulnerabilities and alerts you to any issues. Also alerts you to potential security issues when a plugin has been closed or abandoned.
  • Checks our content safety by scanning file contents, posts and comments for dangerous URLs and suspicious content.
  • With Live Traffic, monitor visits and hack attempts not shown in other analytics packages in real time; including origin, their IP address, the time of day and time spent on your site.
  • The free version of Wordfence includes an excellent comment spam filter.
  • Block attackers by IP or build advanced rules based on IP Range, Hostname, User Agent and Referrer.

What data breach procedures we have in place

If a data breach occurs you will receive a notification via email including the following information.

  1. Nature of the personal data breach
  2. Name and contact details of the data protection officer
  3. Likely consequences of the personal data breach
  4. Measures were taken or proposed to be taken

What third parties we receive data from

We provide our readers with a customized experience and do so by using these third parties.

  • Google Analytics – see their privacy policy here
  • Woocommerce Paypal – see their privacy policy here
  • Stripe – see their privacy policy here
  • MailChimp – see their privacy policy here
  • Opt-in – see their privacy policy here

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

We do not provide automated decision making on our website however we do use the user data information to provide customized content to our readers and customers.

Affiliates 

Her Designed Life 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 www.herdesignedlife.org.