Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.
Eat Mediterranean Food may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from July 15, 2016
When you register on our site, we collect information from you, subscribe to a newsletter, respond to a survey, provide us with feedback, fill out a form, or enter information on our site. You may be asked for, as appropriate, your name, email address. You may, however, visit our site anonymously. We will collect information only if you voluntarily submit such information to us. You can always refuse to supply personally identifiable information, except that it may prevent you from engaging in certain site-related activities.
We may collect the following information:
- contact information, including email address
- demographic information such as zip code, preferences, and interests
- other information relevant to customer surveys and/or offers
- How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
- We may send periodic e-mails regarding Eat Mediterranean Food or follow up after correspondence.
- We may use the information to improve our website to serve you better.
- We may periodically send promotional emails about new products, special offers, or other information we think you may find interesting using the email address you have provided.
- From time to time, we may also use your information to contact you for market research purposes. We may contact you by email, phone, fax, or mail. We may use the information to customize the website according to your interests.
How do we protect your information?
We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, we have placed suitable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. We only provide articles and information. We never ask for credit card numbers. We use regular Malware Scanning. We do not need an SSL because, at present, we do not sell any merchandise.
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information unless we provide users with advance notice or are required by law to do so.
However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties, which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen.
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address to send information, respond to inquiries and/or other requests or questions, send you promotional information about third parties, which we think you may find interesting.
To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:
- Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
- Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
- Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
- Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
- Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
- Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email. We will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. Once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not control that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information you provide whilst visiting such sites. This privacy statement does not govern such sites. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Like many other Web sites, Primal Mediterranean Gourmet makes use of log files. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, type of browser, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and the number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses and other such information are not linked to any personally identifiable information.
Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the site’s or service provider’s systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.
A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since the browser is slightly different, look at your browser’s Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If you disable cookies, some features that make your site experience more efficient will be disabled. Also, some services may not function properly.
Our advertising partners include…
Google AdSense and DoubleClick cookie
Google’s advertising requirements can be summed up by Google’s Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en
We use Google AdSense Advertising on our website.
We use Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions and other ad service functions related to our website.
Users can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using Google’s Ad Settings page. Users can completely block Google Analytics tracking using Google’s Analytics Opt-out browser add-on.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to collecting personal information from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, United States’ consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children’s privacy and safety online. We do not specifically market to children under the age of 13 years old.
Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States, and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information. To be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur, we will notify you via email within 7 business days.
We also agree to the Individual Redress Principle, which requires that individuals have the right to legally pursue enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires that individuals have enforceable rights against data users and that individuals have recourse to courts or government agencies to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.
Comments submitted to this website are the responsibility of the commenter. We reserve the right to remove or edit comments at our discretion. Site URLs (if provided) are published along with comments. E-mail addresses are required with the submission of comments. Still, they are not disclosed unless the commenter deliberately does so him/herself by entering the e-mail address in the main comment box in addition to the box clearly labeled for the e-mail address.
We reserve the right to delete any comments that it deems not beneficial to the readership. This includes but is not limited to comments containing profanity, self-promotion, harassment, threats, or spam of any sort.
Nutrition Information, Health and Wellness Disclaimer
This website (EatMediterraneanFood.com) is a personal food blog. It is not intended as nutritional advice, and readers of this website are ultimately responsible for their health decisions.
We (the recipe creator(s), writer(s), and publisher(s) of EatMediterraneanFood.com) are not health professionals, nutritionists, or registered dietitians.
The Food & Drug Administration has not evaluated any statements or claims about the possible health benefits conferred by any foods, supplements, or activities. They are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
The Reader assumes full responsibility for consulting a qualified health professional regarding any health conditions and concerns before starting a new health program or diet.
We are not engaged in rendering professional advice or services to the individual reader. The ideas and suggestions on this website are not intended as a substitute for consulting with your physician. All health matters require medical supervision.
Under no circumstances will EatMediterraneanFood.com and the recipe creator(s) here are not liable or responsible for any loss or damage, any adverse reaction, effect, or consequence from the use of any suggestions or recipes herein or procedures undertaken hereafter.
Home cooks like you develop the recipes on this website. The information on this website resulted from personal experience and research. Always consult a health professional before following a new diet.
We share recipes from many Mediterranean countries, some of which are not necessarily Mediterranean diet recipes.
EatMediterraneanFood.com may offer estimated nutritional information for recipes on this website. This information may include calories, fat, carbs, etc., and it is provided as a courtesy. It is derived from the use of online programs and calculators. Various factors (like different online nutrition calculators) can change the nutritional information of any given recipe.
We are not responsible for the accuracy of the nutritional information provided.
To obtain the most accurate nutritional information, you should calculate the nutritional information of any given recipe with the actual ingredients you are personally using or consult your nutritionist or medical professional.