Privacy Policy

Updated August 21, 2019

As the owner of this website (theminimalistvegan.com, referred to as the “Site”), Minimalist Company Pty Ltd understands the importance of your privacy. The goal of this page is to describe what information we collect from you via our website and what happens with it. This information may change at any point in time.

Information collected

Information You Voluntarily Submit to the Site: such as name or email.

Cookies are small data files stored on your browser by the Website, which will be used to benefit your experience using the Website. Read below:

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics to analyse the use of our website. Google Analytics gathers information about website use through cookies. The information gathered relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. These reports help to understand the Website’s engagement better.

Google’s privacy policy is available at https://www.google.com/policies/privacy/

Clicky Analytics

This website also uses Clicky Analytics to analyse the use of our website. Clicky Analytics gathers information about website use through cookies. The information gathered relating to our website is used to create reports about the use of the website. These reports help to understand the Website’s engagement better.

Clicky’s privacy policy is available at https://clicky.com/terms/privacy

Cookie usage

Cookies are used for the following:

1) Advertising: We use cookies to help us to display advertisements that will be relevant to you;

2) Authentication: We use cookies to identify you when you visit our website, and as you navigate our website.

3) Analysis: We use cookies to help us to analyse how effective the Website is performing.

If you would like to refuse the acceptance of cookies and/or to delete cookies, check out the links below:

https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411 (Safari)

https://privacy.microsoft.com/en-us/windows–10-microsoft-edge-and-privacy(Edge)

https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95647?hl=en (Chrome)

https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/enable-and-disable-cookies-website-preferences (Firefox);

http://www.opera.com/help/tutorials/security/cookies/ (Opera)

https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/17442/windows-internet-explorer-delete-manage-cookies (Internet Explorer)

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.

Advertising privacy statement

The Website uses Mediavine to manage all third-party advertising on the Website. Mediavine serves content and advertisements when you visit the Website, which may use cookies. Mediavine may collect IP addresses and location to serve personalised ads. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices to opt-in or opt-out of this data collection, please visit http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/optout.asp.

Amazon Affiliate

Minimalist Company Pty Ltd is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program. Its an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and links to Amazon.com. As part of this Amazon Associates program, the Site will post customised links, provided by Amazon, to track the referrals to their website. This program utilises cookies to track visits to assign commission on these sales.

Mailerlite

This service is used for delivery of email updates and newsletters. We store your name and email address for purposes of delivering such communications. Please refer to Mailerlite’s privacy policy for further information.

Additional rights of EEA

If you are a resident of a country in the EEA, you have the rights, among others, to correct or update any of your Personal Data that is inaccurate, to restrict or limit the ways in which we use your Personal Data, to object to the processing of your Personal Data, to request the deletion of your Personal Data, and to obtain a copy of your Personal Data in an easily accessible format. Please email info@theminimalistvegan for more information.

Sensitive personal information

At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to our Website. This includes your social security number, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, or trade union memberships. If you elect to submit such information to us, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

Children’s information

The Website does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If a parent or guardian believes that the Website has personally identifiable information of a child under the age of 16 in its database, please contact us immediately and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our records

This privacy policy may change at any time

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy or the practices of this Site, please contact us at info@theminimalistvegan.com. Thank you!