The privacy of our visitors to KatinkaHesselink.net is important to us.
At KatinkaHesselink.net, we recognize that privacy of your personal information is important. Here is information on what types of personal information we receive and collect when you use visit KatinkaHesselink.net, and how we safeguard your information. We never sell your personal information to third parties.
As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files. The information in the log files include your IP (internet protocal) address, your ISP (internet service provider, such as AOL or Shaw Cable), the browser you used to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited our site and which pages you visited throughout our site.
Cookies and Web Beacons
While we don't collect information through cookies or web beacons ourselves, we do use third party advertisements on KatinkaHesselink.net to support our site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP , the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes (showing Dutch ads on English pages to a visitor from The Netherlands, for example) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing spiritual ads to someone who frequents spiritual sites).
You can chose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in programs such as Norton Internet Security. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with other websites. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.
This website will work just fine without cookies, except (paradoxically), you will see a cookie notice on each page if you do: a cookie is used so that the browser remembers that you've already seen the notice.
We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect information on the age or our readers. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.
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