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Privacy Policy

Last Updated: 10/25/2023

WHO WE ARE

Umamiology (“us”, “we”, or “our”) operates the Umamiology website (the “Site”, “Service”).

This information informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information when you use our Service.

We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

We use your Personal Information for providing and improving the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Our website address is: https://umamiology.com/

PERSONAL DATA WE MAY COLLECT & WHY WE COLLECT IT

As is true of many online sites, we and our third-party partners may collect information you voluntarily provide to us and insights about your browsing device and use of the Service when you visit or interact with our Services. 

This information may be personally identifiable information, that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) may include, but is not limited to:

  • Name
  • Email address
  • Contact Preferences
  • Demographic information such as gender, age

We do not sell this information to any third parties.

LINKS TO OTHER SITES

Our Service may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

COOKIES

“Cookies” are files with a small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your computer’s hard drive.

We use cookies to collect information and analyze the use of our Site. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.

We use cookies to recognize you and remember you as a unique user. Cookies allow us to: serve you with content and ads; monitor traffic on our Site; count and keep track of users who have seen particular ads and content. By using your personal data in this way we can improve our products and services and your user experience.

EMBEDDED CONTENT FROM OTHER WEBSITES

Posts 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 into that website.

ANALYTICS

Analytics cookies are used by us and by third parties who process data for us for data analytics purposes (for example Google Analytics) so that we can manage and improve the performance and design of our Site for monitoring, auditing, research and reporting.

Google Analytics is a web analytics tool we use to help understand how visitors engage with this website. It reports website trends using cookies and web beacons without identifying individual visitors. You can read Google Analytics Privacy Policy.

We also use Google Analytics Demographics and Interest Reporting. Visitors can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads using Google’s Ad Settings page. Users can completely block Google Analytics tracking using Google’s Opt-out browser add-on.

HOW WE USE YOUR DATA

We may use your data to improve our product and services. We may occasionally send you newsletters and communication emails about new recipes, products and services. We also provide other communications, such as responding to inquiries sent to us by users from our contact me page.

Also, any comments you submit and are published on the Site, become fully public, and are the responsibility of the commenter. Umamiology reserves the right to delete any comments that we deem are not useful or beneficial to our readership – which includes but is not limited to comments containing threats, harassment, profanity, self promotion or spam of any kind.

WHAT RIGHTS YOU HAVE OVER YOUR DATA

If you have sent us an inquiry or comment via our contact me page, or have left comments on our content, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. 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. Any requests related to exporting of personal data or erasure of personal data may take up to 12 weeks to process or longer.

AFFILIATE DISCLOSURE

Some of the product or service links on our Site may be affiliate links (for example, Amazon Affiliate Links). If you click them & buy something, we may receive a small commission. But these links are always 100% free for the user to use. All opinions are our own and we only recommend products that we feel would provide value to our users. By using these links, you help support our Site – and we greatly appreciate it.

GENERAL DATA PRIVACY REGULATION (GDPR)

If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA) or are accessing this Site from within the EEA, you may have the right to request: access to, correction of, deletion of; portability of; and restriction or objection to processing of your personal data. Any of these types of requests, may take up to 12 weeks or longer, to process. To make any of these requests, please contact us at contact@umamiology.com.

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. You are advised to review this Privacy Policy page periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective immediately, when they are posted on this page.

CONTACT US

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at contact@umamiology.com.