At StephenBelyea.com, we value the privacy of our visitors and users. This Privacy Policy outlines the types of personal information we collect, how it is used, and how it is protected. By using our website, you consent to the practices described in this policy.

1. Information Collection and Use

1.1. Personal Information: We may collect personal information, such as your name, email address, and any other information you provide voluntarily when you contact us or subscribe to our newsletter. This information is used solely for the purpose of communicating with you and providing you with relevant updates and information.

1.2. Log Data: Like many website operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our website. This may include your IP address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our website that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, and other statistics. This data is used to analyze trends, administer the site, track users’ movement, and gather broad demographic information for internal use. It is not linked to any personally identifiable information.

2. Cookies

2.1. We use cookies to enhance your experience on our website. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer or mobile device when you visit certain web pages. They help us analyze web traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to your needs. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser settings to decline cookies if you prefer. Please note that declining cookies may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.

3. Third-Party Disclosure

3.1 We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your personal information to third parties without your consent. However, we may share non-personally identifiable information with trusted third-party service providers who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, as long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.

4. Data Security

4.1. We take appropriate measures to protect the personal information you provide to us against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction. However, no data transmission over the internet or electronic storage is completely secure, so we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

5. External Links

5.1. Our website may contain links to external sites that are not operated by us. We have no control over the content and practices of these sites, and we are not responsible for their privacy policies or practices. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of these third-party websites before providing any personal information.

6. Children’s Privacy

6.1. Our website is not intended for children under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you believe that your child has provided us with personal information, please contact us, and we will delete such information from our records.

7. Changes to this Privacy Policy

7.1. We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time. Any changes will be effective immediately upon posting the revised policy on this page. We encourage you to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any updates or changes.

8. Contact Us

8.1. If you have any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy, please contact us at privacy@stephenbelyea.com.