Here is information on what types of personal information we receive and collect when you use and visit yourirish.com, 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 protocol) 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.
We collect the e-mail addresses of those who contact via our site or join our newsletter. Please note email addresses are only used for direct communication between us and the owner of the email address. We do not send spam nor do we sell email addresses of our visitors to any 3rd parties. If you do contact Yourirish.com your information will remain confidential. If you have sent us your email address and would like to be removed from our database please contact us directly with the request for removal. If you would like to unsubscribe from our newsletter you may do so by clicking on the click on the bottom of each newsletter or contact us directly providing the correct email address that is subscribed.
To help pay for the costs of this website we publish adverts using 3 party services. We have limited control over what adverts are displayed on our website but we do make regular quality checks on the adverts being displayed. We pride ourselves in being family and user friendly so we will never serve pop-up adverts or any other form of advertising that will destroy your browsing experience. You can use one of the many free tools available on-line to block adverts but if you do decide to use a pop-up blocker we would appreciate if you could white-list our website.
DoubleClick DART cookies
We also may use DART cookies for ad serving through Google’s DoubleClick, which places a cookie on your computer when you are browsing the web and visit a site using DoubleClick advertising (including some Google AdSense advertisements). This cookie is used to serve ads specific to you and your interests (”interest based targeting”). The ads served will be targeted based on your previous browsing history (For example, if you have been viewing sites about visiting Las Vegas, you may see Las Vegas hotel advertisements when viewing a non-related site, such as on a site about hockey). DART uses “non personally identifiable information”. It does NOT track personal information about you, such as your name, email address, physical address, telephone number, social security numbers, bank account numbers or credit card numbers. You can opt-out of this ad serving on all sites using this advertising by visiting here.
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 your anti-virus safe browsing option. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.
Deleting cookies does not mean you are permanently opted out of any advertising program. Unless you have settings that disallow cookies, the next time you visit a site running the advertisements, a new cookie will be added.
3rd Party websites
From time to time we will provide links to other website that are out of our control, we cannot be held responsible or liable for any of these 3rd party website and strongly advise that you read their privacy statement also.
If you need to contact us directly please use this page.
Last update: 28/10/2015