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about this policy

The Family Patch understands that your privacy is important to you and that you care about how your personal data is used and shared online. I respect and value the privacy of everyone who visits this website, https://www.thefamilypatch.com (“My Site”), and as My Site uses Cookies, it is important to explain what these are and how they are used on this site.

what is a cookie?

A Cookie is a small text file placed on your computer or device by My Site when you visit certain parts of My Site and/or when you use certain features of My Site. Cookies enable My to recognise a user based on previous interactions with My Site.

how my site uses cookies

If you leave a comment on My Site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in Cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.

My Site also uses the following plugins and third-party systems:

  • Akismet (an anti-spam plugin provided by Automattic) for the purpose of automatically capturing spam comments.
  • Jetpack (also provided by Automattic) for the purpose of user experience and gathering website analytics. You can find out more in Jetpack’s Cookie Policy
  • Google Analytics (provided by Google) for the purpose of monitoring user demographics. You can find out more about Google Analytics Cookie Usage on Websites here

how to disable cookies

You can disable Cookies within your browser. I have provided links to tutorials for disabling Cookies on the major browsers below: