Privacy Policy

Please review this privacy policy before using this website.

 

If you do not agree to this privacy policy, you should discontinue the use of this website.

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Uncle Scott's Kitchen (USK) is a small, one-man operation, which creates and publishes videos and other content generally around cooking, kitchen equipment and food.

 

This content is published on the Internet on this website, as well as on YouTube, Facebook and Twitter, and other means including other owned websites. This content is for a general audience and not directed towards minors.

USK earns revenue from commonly used and well-known third parties, such as ads served by Google and through affiliate shopping links to Amazon.

This website is hosted by Wix.

In general, USK itself does not collect and retain any individually-identifiable personal information, other than what is willingly provided (such as social media feedback, registering for this site, or signing up for the email newsletter).

USK obtains aggregate, non-personally identifiable usage, sales and other data. Examples include visitor counts and number of advertisements served.

USK and third-parties affiliated with this website use technologies, such as cookies, and process personal data, such as IP addresses and cookie identifiers, to personalize ads and content based on user interests, measure the performance of the site along with ads and affiliate sales, and derive insights about the audiences who visit this site.

A common example would be the Google ad network using a cookie to learn that you are visiting this website and then serving you an ad targeted to people who are interested in cooking, for which this site would earn an advertising fee.

Third parties (with links to their privacy policies) include:

Google: Privacy Policy

Amazon: Privacy Policy

Wix: Privacy Policy

  • Third party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on a user's prior visits to this and other websites.

  • Google's and others' use of advertising cookies enables it and its partners to serve ads to users based on visist to this site and/or other sites on the Internet.

  • Users may opt out of personalized advertising by visiting https://support.google.com/ads#topic=7048998. (Users may opt out of a third-party vendor's use of cookies for personalized advertising by visiting www.aboutads.info.

If you have not opted out of third-party ad serving, the cookies of other third-party vendors or ad networks may also be used to serve ads on this site, in the following manner:

  • Third-party vendors and ad networks serving ads on this site include Google and Amazon.

  • Users may visit those websites to opt out of the use of cookies for personalized advertising (if the vendor or ad network offers this capability).

  • Users may opt out of some third-party vendors’ uses of cookies for personalized advertising by visiting www.aboutads.info.

 

For additional details regarding cookie consent notices, please refer to cookiechoices.org.

Additionally, this site is hosted by Wix, which collects information from users. An example would be Wix collecting your browser and platform information in order to serve and display the best and most functional version of this website for your browsing experience (mobile or PC, which operating system, Flash installed or not, etc.). Third-party apps supplied by Wix may be installed on this website.

USK has no reasonable way to know precisely what information is collected by third parties based on visits to this site and how such information obtained by third parties is stored or used, and as such, their privacy policies apply.

Feedback and Social Media 

If you send feedback via the Contact Form, email or other means, post comments on a message board or forum, post comments in a chat room, leave comments about articles or videos on this site or Uncle Scott's YouTube, Twitter, or Facebook pages, engage in texts, whatever you post may be visible by the public and/or referred to in content.

If you send an email to Uncle Scott, you should expect that your email address is visible and retained in an emails folder. 

If you log in to post comments using your Facebook, Twitter, Google or other account, their privacy policies apply.

If you register for this site, USK will receive and retain the info you willingly provide.

If you sign up for the email newsletter, you will provide your email address. This will be used to send you an email newsletter. 

You may cancel your free email newsletter at any time, without obligation, at which point your email address will be removed from the distribution list.

Affiliate Shopping Links

USK does not get any personally-identifiable information from purchases made through shopping links. Sales occur on Amazon, which tracks sales in order to provide USK with a marketing fee. 

Other

Once you click a link to a third party, its privacy policy applies.

Any privacy issues unknown to USK are the sole responsibility of the third parties involved.

This privacy policy is intended to be reasonable to the average user of the Internet.

If you do not agree to these privacy policies, you should discontinue the use of this website.

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