Your privacy is critically important to us here at Karen at WhimsiKa
There are two types of newsletters that you may receive:
When you contract to purchase a class, this newsletter will be sent out in acknowledgement and/or to inform you on how to access and otherwise operate the ‘classroom’
Promotional News and Blog Post Notifications. These are sent to previous class purchasers and those who have given their consent as subscribers to this site
- Website Visitors
Like most website operators, Karen at WhimsiKa collects non-personally-identifying information of the sort that web browsers and servers typically make available, such as the browser type, language preference, referring site, and the date and time of each visitor request. Karen at WhimsiKa's purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how Karen at WhimsiKa's visitors use its website. From time to time, Karen at WhimsiKa may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.
Karen at WhimsiKa also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses for logged in users and for users leaving comments on blog posts. Karen at WhimsiKa only discloses logged in user and commenter IP addresses under the same circumstances that it uses and discloses personally-identifying information as described below.
-Plain English of your personal information that we collect and how we use it.
We collect your name and email address, when you make a purchase or subscribe to WhimsiKa. This information is used to process your transactions quickly and streamline your navigation of our Website.
- Gathering of Personally-Identifying Information
Certain visitors to Karen at WhimsiKa's websites choose to interact with Karen at WhimsiKa in ways that require Karen at WhimsiKa to gather personally-identifying information. The amount and type of information that Karen at WhimsiKa gathers depends on the nature of the interaction. For example, we ask visitors who sign up to the WhimsiKans subscribers area to provide a username and email address.
The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
- Links To External Sites
- Protection of Certain Personally-Identifying Information
Karen at WhimsiKa discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only to those of its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations that (i) need to know that information in order to process it on Karen at WhimsiKa's behalf or to provide services available at Karen at WhimsiKa's website, and (ii) that have agreed not to disclose it to others. Some of those employees, contractors and affiliated organizations may be located outside of your home country; by using Karen at WhimsiKa's website, you consent to the transfer of such information to them. Karen at WhimsiKa will not rent or sell potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information to anyone. Other than to its employees, contractors and affiliated organizations, as described above, Karen at WhimsiKa discloses potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information only in response to a subpoena, court order or other governmental request, or when Karen at WhimsiKa believes in good faith that disclosure is reasonably necessary to protect the property or rights of Karen at WhimsiKa, third parties or the public at large.
If you are a registered user of and have supplied your email address, Karen at WhimsiKa may occasionally send you an email to tell you about new features, solicit your feedback, or just keep you up to date with what's going on with Karen at WhimsiKa and our products. We primarily use our blog to communicate this type of information, so we expect to keep this type of email to a minimum. If you send us a request (for example via a support email or via one of our feedback mechanisms), we reserve the right to publish it in order to help us clarify or respond to your request or to help us support other users. Karen at WhimsiKa takes all measures reasonably necessary to protect against the unauthorized access, use, alteration or destruction of potentially personally-identifying and personally-identifying information.
- Aggregated Statistics
Karen at WhimsiKa may collect statistics about the behavior of visitors to its website. Karen at WhimsiKa may display this information publicly or provide it to others. However, Karen at WhimsiKa does not disclose your personally-identifying information.
- Affiliate Disclosure
This site may sometimes use affiliate links and does earn a commission from certain links. This does not affect your purchases or the price you may pay.
To enrich and perfect your online experience, Karen at WhimsiKa uses "Cookies", similar technologies and services provided by others to display personalized content, appropriate advertising and store your preferences on your computer.
Those who engage in transactions with Karen at WhimsiKa – by purchasing Karen at WhimsiKa's services or products, are asked to provide additional information, including as necessary the personal and financial information required to process those transactions. In each case, Karen at WhimsiKa collects such information only insofar as is necessary or appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the visitor's interaction with Karen at WhimsiKa. Karen at WhimsiKa does not disclose personally-identifying information other than as described below. And visitors can always refuse to supply personally-identifying information, with the caveat that it may prevent them from engaging in certain website-related activities.
If you no longer wish to receive emails from WhimsiKa.com please click the unsubscribe button in the email or contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject heading ‘unsubscribe’
Last updated 24th April 2020