Effective Date: January 17, 2019
I’m Engaged! Now What™ operates the https://imengagednowwhat.com website, which provides the SERVICE.
This page is used to inform website visitors regarding our policies with the collection, use, and disclosure of Personal Information if anyone decided to use our Service, the I’m Engaged! Now What™ website.
What information do we collect?
- Information You Choose to Provide.
You may provide Personal Information when you subscribe to our emails, contact us through our contact form or email, or otherwise use or interact with the Services.
- Information Automatically Collected Through Technology.
When you use or interact with the Services, we collect certain information by automated means, using various tracking technologies, about how the Services are used. Information gathered may include your Internet service provider, browser type, operating system, the date and time of visits, pages viewed and time spent on our sites. In addition, information collection may include Internet Protocol (IP) addresses or other device (computer, mobile device, tablet or other device) identifiers in connection with your interaction with the Services. To the extent we combine this information with Personal Information, the combined information shall be treated as Personal Information. For more information on the technologies used to automatically collect information, please see Cookies and Other Technologies below.
- Social Media Services.
- Third Party Information.
How do we use the information collected?
I’m Engaged! Now What™ may use information collected through the Services, including your Personal Information, as follows.
- To manage and improve the Services and for other internal business purposes;
- To enable you to use the Services, to process your registration and subscriptions, and to provide related user support;
- To prevent and address fraud, breach of policies or terms, and threats or harm;
- To help determine the types of content or services that may be of most interest to users;
- To provide you with content and services that you have requested or that we believe will interest you;
- To help track use of the Services and perform other analytics;
- To respond to your questions, complaints or comments;
- To improve the Services or other I’m Engaged! Now What™ websites, applications, marketing efforts, products, and services;
- To contact you with regard to your use of the Services and with administrative messages, including, in our discretion, changes to policies governing the Services;
- To communicate with you and provide additional information that may be of interest to you regarding I’m Engaged! Now What™ and our merchant partners, including special offers and marketing materials (for information on how to manage communications, please see “Changing Your Information and Preferences” below);
I’m Engaged! Now What™ uses reasonable efforts and generally accepted industry standards to help secure the information we collect from and about you from loss, theft, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction. However, no method of information communication or storage is one hundred percent secure. Thus, I’m Engaged! Now What™ cannot ensure and does not warrant the security of any information shared with us. You use the Services and provide us with your information at your own risk.
Sharing Information With Third Parties
- Service Providers.
We may employ third party companies and individuals to perform certain services on behalf of or relating to the business or administration of the Services, such as website hosting, providing website usage analytics, payment processing or other payment services, sending email or other communications, providing marketing assistance and data analysis, providing consumer affairs services or performing other business or administrative services. These third parties may have access to your Personal Information solely as necessary to carry out the services they are performing for you or for us.
- Administrative and Legal Purposes.
I’m Engaged! Now What? cooperates with government and law enforcement officials and private parties to enforce and comply with the law. We will disclose any information about you to government or law enforcement officials or private parties as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate to respond to claims and legal process (including but not limited to subpoenas), at the request of governmental authorities conducting an investigation, to protect the property and rights of I’m Engaged! Now What? or a third party, to protect the safety of the public or any person, or to prevent or stop activity we may consider to be, or to pose a risk of being, illegal, unethical or legally actionable activity.
- With Other Third Parties at Your Request.
- You also may request, such as through your use of a Social Media Service, that we share information about you with others, and we will typically do so under those circumstances. We are not responsible for the privacy policies and practices of third parties, and, if you later decide that you no longer want to receive communications from a third party, you will need to contact that third party directly.
- Business Transfers.
- Sweepstakes, Contests and Promotions.
We may offer sweepstakes, contests and other promotions (each a “Promotion”) that may require registration. By participating in a Promotion, you are agreeing to the official rules that govern that Promotion, which may contain specific requirements of you, including, except where prohibited by law, allowing the sponsor or sponsors of the Promotion to use your name, voice, likeness or other indicia of persona in advertising or marketing associated with the Promotion. If you choose to enter a Promotion, in accordance with the official rules that govern that Promotion, your Personal Information may be disclosed to third parties or the public in connection with the administration of the Promotion, including, without limitation, in connection with winner selection, prize fulfillment or as required by law or permitted by the Promotion’s official rules, such as on a winner’s list.
By submitting content to I’m Engaged! Now What™, you hereby grant us a perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, fully-paid, transferable, sub-licensable, worldwide license to use, adapt, display, publicize, reproduce, re-format, prepare derivative works of, distribute, and otherwise fully exploit your content in any media formats and through any media channels (the “license”). The license includes the right to incorporate the content in digital or print media for distribution, subscription, or otherwise, including one license for print. You acknowledge that you will not be entitled to any royalties or payment for use of the content, and that the license shall continue in perpetuity. Content used on the site and in any publication will include attribution to the copyright holder. You also grant each visitor or user of the site a non-exclusive license to use and display the content through the functionality of the site and under these Terms and Conditions. The license does not grant us the right to distribute your content outside of the terms contained herein. After submitting content to I’m Engaged! Now What™, you continue to retain the same rights to such content as you held before submitting the content to I’m Engaged! Now What™.
Advertising and Sponsors
I’m Engaged! Now What™ is made possible by sponsorship and ads from our partners. We accept a few different types of advertisements and sponsored posts, but are selective in the vendors we allow to feature in editorial posts on the blog. We truly want to feature vendors and services that will help our readers plan their own wedding.
We occasionally post affiliate links that will pay a commission to I’m Engaged! Now What™ if any of our readers purchase a product or service from an affiliate partners website. I’m Engaged! Now What™ receives a small percentage of the sales made through our affiliate links, which helps make this site possible. Purchasing products through our affiliate links supports I’m Engaged! Now What™ and allows us to continue to help budget brides everywhere! Learn more about affiliate marketing here.
Here is our promise to you regarding affiliate links and sponsors:
• We only choose to share, feature, or promote vendors, brands, or products that we legitimately feel would be of value to you, the reader.
• Our content and posts are never composed for the purpose of including advertising, however if we can recommend a product that we believe is of value and relevance to you, we will direct you to where or how to buy it.
• No advertiser will ever influence the content, topics or posts made in this blog.
To find out more about advertising on I’m Engaged! Now What™, please visit our advertising page to request a media kit.
I’m Engaged! Now What™ 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. As with all our other affiliate partnerships, we only share products we recommend from Amazon.
While we do our best to vet and verify all the companies and vendors that we choose to work with, I’m Engaged! Now What™ makes no endorsement or guarantee of any wedding vendor or company listed on this site. Publication in features or advertisements on this site does not constitute a recommendation or endorsement by I’m Engaged! Now What™. Just like we cannot guarantee that it won’t rain on your wedding day, we also cannot guarantee that every vendor will do a perfect job on your wedding day. Please do your due diligence and thoroughly research any and all vendors before signing contracts, paying deposits, purchasing items, etc.
Links to Other Sites or Services
The Services are intended for users eighteen (18) years of age or older and is designed for use by adults. By using the Services, you acknowledge that you are at least eighteen (18) years old. Note that the Services are not directed at or intended for use by children under thirteen (13) and that I’m Engaged! Now What? does not knowingly collect information from children. If we discover that we have inadvertently collected information from anyone younger than the age of thirteen (13), we will delete that information as required by the U.S. Children’s Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”).
If you are not located in the United States or not a resident of the United States and you use the Services in violation of the foregoing, you acknowledge and agree that we may collect, process, and store your Personal Information outside your home jurisdiction and within the United States, a jurisdiction in which the privacy laws may not be as comprehensive as those in the country where you reside or are a citizen.
Changing Your Information and Preferences
If at any time you do not wish to receive marketing email messages from us please click the unsubscribe link provided within the email message or send us an email at email@example.com. Please note that certain communications relating to your account or use of the Services (for example, administrative and service announcements) may be unaffected if you opt-out of receiving marketing messages from the Services.
You can access, update and delete your contact information by logging into your account. If you have other requests or questions, would like to access or request a correction to any other of your personal information, please contact us at the addresses set out in “Contact Us” below.
I’m Engaged! Now What™ will make good faith efforts to make requested changes in our active databases as soon as reasonably practicable. If you would like to close your account, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org/ Note, however, that residual data may remain on backup media or persist in our databases for other reasons, and we may need retain copies of your information for record keeping purposes or as necessary to comply with our legal obligations.
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