PRIVACY NOTICE

About Me:
Hi, my name is Richard Okunade.  I am blessed with a passion for serving God through teaching and evangelistic online ministry. I am a Bible Study Teacher in a local Parish Church. I believe application of the Wisdom from God’s word is the solution to anyone’s problems.

I operate http://livebytheword.blog/ and this page informs you of policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information received from users of the Site.

Contact:
If you have any questions about this Privacy Notice or wish for your data to be removed; you can put this in writing to rokunade@gmail.com

Last updated: 15 July 2018

What I collect
I may collect the following Personal identifiable information:

  • Your email addresses address (to leave a comment or sign up for my newsletter) and;
  • Your name (this is optional).

What I do with the information I gather
I use this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, allow for comments and for publishing Christian news daily using the email address which you have provided.

Marketing Permissions
If you have signed up for my newsletter, I will use your email address to contact you with newsletters on a daily basis.  You will not be signed up for my newsletter without your explicit permission and you can opt out at any time by clicking ‘unsubscribe’ at the bottom of my emails.

Cookies
How I use cookies

What is a cookie? [external link, opens in new window]

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer’s hard drive, managed by your web browser. Once you agree, cookies are added and they help analyse web traffic so that I can see how to improve my site in future. Cookies also allow you to build up a shopping basket of items to purchase.

I use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps me analyse data about web page traffic and improve my website in order to tailor it to customer needs. I only use this information for statistical analysis. I use Google Analytics to do this. I do not keep any tracking data on my servers, and Google are not provided with any of your personal details.
Overall, cookies help me provide you with a better website, by enabling me to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. 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 me.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

Third Parties
The website uses third parties such as:

Google Analytics – I use this to track the traffic of our site and our readers. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics.

MailChimp – I use Mailchimp only for those who explicitly sign up to my email list; and store email addresses only.

Google Adsense – I run advertisements using Google Adsense. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it and its partners to serve ads to users based on their visit to my site and/or other sites on the Internet.  You may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the advertising opt-out page. (Alternatively, you can opt out of a third-party vendor’s use of cookies by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.)

Amazon Affiliate Program – I sell books on my page through the Amazon affiliate marketing program. This program allows website owners and bloggers to create links and earn referral fees when customers click through and buy products from Amazon.  You may read more about Amazon Affiliates and their Operating Agreement here.

Security
The security of your Personal Information is important to me but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. Any breaches of data will be informed within 48 hours via either email or a notice on this website.

Changes to this Privacy Notice
This Privacy Notice will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this page.

I reserve the right to update or change my Privacy Notice at any time and you should check this Privacy Notice periodically.  Your continued use of the Service after I post any modifications to the Privacy Notice on this page will constitute your acknowledgement of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Notice.

If I make any material changes to this Privacy Notice, I will notify you by placing a prominent notice on my website.