Privacy & Disclosure Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://betweenenglandandiowa.com owned by Kylie Neuhaus

Between England and Iowa is FTC and GDPR compliant.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

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 anonymised 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.

Between England and Iowa holds the right to edit or remove comments.

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.

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 visit our login page, 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 users wish for cookies not to be stored while using this website, preferences can be updated within the user’s browser settings or deleted.

Third party sites & Advertising

Person information is not shared with third party sites and is not stored on this site. However some of these sites may use your IP address as a way of tracking how you interact with the site and location (such as via Google Analytics, you can read their Privacy Policy here). Ad networks may use your IP to display relevant adverts. For privacy information related to WordAds, click here

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 tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Mailing List

Email addresses are collected and stored by MailChimp. When you subscribe to the mailing list, you’ll receive a monthly newsletter sharing travel tips and inspiration. I will never sell on or use contact details for anything else other than the informational newsletter. You are free to unsubscribe at any point and your email address will be removed from the system.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise 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.

Communication

If communicating with Between England and Iowa via Email, email address and name is stored by the email provider. This information will never be passed on and is purely for communication purposes in regards to the conversation. No further advertising or news will be sent unless part of a newsletter subscription.

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 by contacting WordPress. 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.

Affiliate Marketing

Between England and Iowa is part of various affiliate marketing programs. These will be stated within content where these types of links are present. Between England and Iowa may earn a small fee from sales made at no extra cost to you. These third-party sites have their own privacy, disclosure and cookie policies.

Between England and Iowa is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.

Sales made with the Pura Vida coupon code are commission based at no extra cost to you.

Industry regulatory FTC disclosure requirements

Between England and Iowa accepts sponsored content which may be in the form of complimentary and/or paid products and service for the purpose of a review/advertising. This is clearly stated at the beginning of each post when this has occurred. Views and options are honest and are 100% those of the content creator. Between England and Iowa will not be hold liable for experiences that may differ. All content is for informational purposes only and could change since publishing date (such as opening hours, prices etc). Reader is accountable for their own actions and should always check with companies directly.

Liabilities

Between England and Iowa will not be hold liable for the readers actions in any way, shape or form. This site is for informational purposes ONLY. For example, if a flight is booked at the recommendation of Between England and Iowa and then said airline goes into administration, this is not the responsibility of Between England and Iowa. All claims should be taken up with the third party.

Copyrights

All images, media and content belong to Kylie at Between England and Iowa unless otherwise stated. No content can be taken or used without prior consent. Pages can be printed for personal use (such as travel guides) but in no other circumstances. 

Contact information

betweenenglandandiowa@gmail.com