What do we use your information for?
Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:
- To personalize your experience (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs)
- To improve our website (we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you)
- To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature
- To send periodic emails
The email address you provide may be used to send you information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.
Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.
How do we protect your information?
We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.
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Do we disclose any information to outside parties?
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Third party links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.
As part of the California Online Privacy Protection Act, all users of our site may make any changes to their information at anytime by logging into their control panel and going to the ‘Edit Profile’ page.
Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.
FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION DISCLOSURE NOTICE
We here at WhyKawaii believe in honesty of relationship, opinion, identity and hold to an internal standard of full transparency towards our readers with respect to our relationships with advertisers and affiliate programs. We also are in full compliance with the Federal Trade Commission’s policies for media disclosure.
WhyKawaii participates in affiliate programs with Amazon, Zazzle, Google, JList, Target, ModeS, CafePress, DinoDirect, and Coveroo. Links originating on WhyKawaii.com that lead to product purchases at these sites generate affiliate revenue for WhyKawaii.
WhyKawaii accepts and publishes sponsored posts, which are clearly highlighted as sponsored advertising, and are marked as separate from the editorial stream of content. These are advertising products and as such are generated separately from the editorial process.
Test Lab & Product Reviews
Other than the above-mentioned affiliate links and the clearly-marked sponsored posts, all content and reviews on WhyKawaii are strictly editorially driven and are generated without payment or incentive by advertisers or external companies. WhyKawaii makes every effort to test and review products fairly and transparently. When we have received a product for purposes of testing or review, that fact will be noted at the bottom of the review post. The views expressed in our reviews are always, however, personal views and written for the sole purpose of informing our readers accurately.
These Policies & Disclosures were last modified on 2/17/13.