"When an inner situation is not made conscious, it appears outside
as fate."
~ Carl Jung

Welcome to awakeinjoy.com, a website owned and operated by Awake in Joy, a Washington sole proprietorship owned by Alisa Sylling and doing business in Seattle, Washington. Please read the following to learn about our privacy policy. Please be advised that this privacy policy pertains specifically to U.S. Residents.

Our Commitment to Privacy

We understand the importance of protecting your privacy. To best assist you in protecting your information weíve provided this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about how your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find we make it available on our homepage and we provide a link on every page where your personal information may be collected.

We advise you to take the time to review this Privacy Policy, which is incorporated by reference as a part of the Terms of Service. Please check this page often as we may make changes to this policy from time to time.

The Information We Collect

This notice applies to all information submitted and collected on this web site. Users who voluntarily create Blogger accounts to post on this website should review the Blogger.com Privacy Policy.

Like most website operators, Awake in Joy may collect 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. Our purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to better understand how our visitors use this website. From time to time, we may release non-personally-identifying information in the aggregate, e.g., by publishing a report on trends in the usage of its website.

Awake in Joy also collects potentially personally-identifying information like Internet Protocol (IP) addresses. We does not use such information to identify its visitors, however, and do not disclose such information, other than under the same circumstances that we may use and disclose personally-identifying information, as described below.

This website may use cookies. A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitorís computer, and that the visitorís browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. We may use cookies to help us identify and track visitors, their usage of this website, and their website access preferences. Website visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using this website, with the drawback that certain features of this website may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

How We Use This Information

We may use or share non-identifying and aggregate information to better design our website and to share with advertisers. For example, we may tell an advertiser that X number of individuals visited a certain area on our website, or that Y number of men and Z number of women filled out our registration form, but we would not disclose anything that could be used to identify those individuals.

Finally, we never use or share the personally identifiable information voluntarily provided to us online without also providing you an opportunity to opt-out or otherwise prohibit such unrelated uses.

How We Protect Your Information

To prevent unauthorized access, maintain data accuracy, and ensure the correct use of information, we have put in place appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

Furthermore, we will not store your personal information for longer than 12 months.

Commitment to Childrenís Privacy

Protecting the privacy of children is important to us. As a result we do not collect information from those we actually know are under the age of 13, and our website is not structured to attract anyone under 13.

Contact Us

  1. Ask questions pertaining to this privacy policy;
  2. Correct or change any information you have provided through the SeattleBackyardCottages.com web site; or
  3. Remove yourself from our information collection system.

To protect your security, we may take reasonable steps to verify your identity before granting access to your personal information.

Email: Alisa(at)awakeinjoy.com
Phone: 206.898.4481
Or you may visit the Contact Us page

Please contact us if you have any further questions or need for assistance.

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