Privacy Policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to and Beauty In, Geek Out LLC and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Beauty In, Geek Out LLC include Beauty In, Geek Out, Bowyer Writes Words, Web Retail Pro, AmandaBowyer.com, DIYing to Share, Pup Pastries, The RA Inspiration and all subsequent websites (http://bowyerwriteswords.com/, http://webretailpro.com/, http://amandabowyer.com/, https://therainspiration.wordpress.com/, https://diyingtoshare.wordpress.com/, and https://puppastries.wordpress.com/). The Beauty In, Geek Out is an online and convention company with expertise in business, freelance writing, self-publishing, and education. By using any of Beauty In, Geek Out's various websites, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

Beauty In, Geek Out may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

  • Name
  • Email Address

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or personally sensitive data through Beauty In, Geek Out's public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.

Information collected by Beauty In, Geek Out is obtained through and stored by MailChimp (TRUSTe certified) or ConvertKit. Review these site’s privacy policies for more information regarding how your information is stored and kept safe.

Beauty In, Geek Out encourages you to review the privacy statements of other websites (i.e. Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, etc.) you choose to link to from Beauty In, Geek Out so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Beauty In, Geek Out is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Beauty In, Geek Out website.

Use of your Personal Information

Beauty In, Geek Out collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

Beauty In, Geek Out may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Beauty In, Geek Out and its affiliates. Beauty In, Geek Out may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services or of potential new services that may be offered.

Beauty In, Geek Out does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

Beauty In, Geek Out may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party. Beauty In, Geek Out may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to Beauty In, Geek Out, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

Beauty In, Geek Out will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Beauty In, Geek Out or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Beauty In, Geek Out; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Beauty In, Geek Out, or the public.

Affiliate Companies

Beauty In, Geek Out partners with a number of different companies, including Amazon Affiliates. Links contained within Beauty In, Geek Out websites and blog posts may be affiliated, meaning that subsequent purchases through them may result in Beauty In, Geek Out receiving a commission. Take note that these third party affiliate entities may serve content and advertisements, collect information directly from users, and place or recognize cookies on user browsers.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Beauty In, Geek Out. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Beauty In, Geek Out websites.

Beauty In, Geek Out may use ‘cookies’ to enhance user experience. User’s web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. Users may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert them when cookies are being sent. If you do so, note that some parts of the Beauty In, Geek Out sites may not function properly.

Children Under Thirteen

Beauty In, Geek Out does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

Opt-Out & Unsubscribe

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from Beauty In, Geek Out by utilizing the "opt-out" link in all emails recieved or by contacting us here:

- Email: alvbowyer@gmail.com

Changes to this Statement

Beauty In, Geek Out will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Beauty In, Geek Out encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Beauty In, Geek Out is protecting your information.

Contact Information

Beauty In, Geek Out welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Beauty In, Geek Out has not adhered to this Statement, please contact Beauty In, Geek Out at alvbowyer@gmail.com.

Effective as of January 1, 2015