DISCLAIMER

Erin Parekh / Leota Melinda is a certified holistic health coach who has been trained to specialize in health, wellness, and lifestyle coaching.  She provides a non-medical, complimentary approach to the medical healthcare system. She is not acting as a physician, dietician, nutritionist, mental health therapist or other licensed or registered professional.  All information in the guides or otherwise provided by Erin Parekh / Leota Melinda are for general health and educational purposes only and have not been evaluated by any government agency.  Such Information does not replace professional medical advice, recommendations, diagnosis or treatment.  It is your responsibility to keep your doctor informed and get medical clearance from your doctor before beginning or modifying any diet, supplements, exercise, or lifestyle program.  You should not modify or discontinue any prescription medications or course of medical treatment except as directed by your doctor.  You expressly assume the risks of Erin Parekh / Leota Melinda's programs, relying upon the guides, and using the information provided by Erin Parekh / Leota Melinda. Under no circumstances shall Erin Parekh / Leota Melinda be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages arising from your reliance upon the foregoing.

TERMS & CONDITIONS

By purchasing any Program(s) from Leota Melinda, you acknowledge that you have read, understand and agree to (a) these Terms and Conditions, (b) the provisions of the above Disclaimer, and (c) release Erin Parekh / Leota Melinda from any direct, indirect, incidental, special or consequential damages arising from your reliance upon the Program.

Payments: Your credit card information is processed through Stripe’s secured and encrypted server.  Leota Melinda does not store any credit card information.

Refunds: Due to the digital/downloadable nature of these products, your payment is non-refundable. If you have any questions about any of the Author’s Programs or services, please email erin@leotamelinda.com before purchasing.

PHOTOGRAPHY, RECIPE, AND CONTENT POLICY

All content is the copyright of Leota Melinda and shall not be copied, replicated, or duplicated. 

Please be courteous, respectful, and refrain from using it as your own. You may share a recipe or image only by contacting, referring, or directly linking back to Leota Melinda.

AFFILIATE DISCLOSURE

In compliance with the FTC guidelines, please assume the following about all links, posts, photos and other material on this website: Any/all of the links on this website are affiliate links of which Leota Melinda receives a small commission from sales of certain items, but the price is the same for you. Affiliate links and resources earned help support my efforts here at Leota Melinda, thank you!

This blog accepts forms of cash advertising, sponsorship, paid insertions or other forms of compensation. This blog abides by word of mouth marketing standards. We believe in honesty of relationship, opinion and identity. The compensation received may influence the advertising content, topics or posts made in this blog. That content, advertising space or post will be clearly identified as paid or sponsored content.

While this blog may be compensated for a review of a product or service, such compensation will never have an effect on the honest opinion that I present on this blog. If we claim or appear to be experts on a certain topic or product or service area, we will only endorse products or services that we believe, based on our expertise, are worthy of such endorsement. Any product claim, statistic, quote or other representation about a product or service should be verified with the manufacturer or provider. This blog does contain content which might present a conflict of interest. This content will always be identified.

Questions? Please e-mail erin@leotamelinda.com or refer to the FTC’s ruling on blogger disclosure: FTC Rules on Sponsored Conversations

Release of Liability

Any item promoted/advertised/sponsored on this site that you choose to partake in is your decision and I am not liable for any problems that arise including, but not limited to: not receiving products, receiving broken or damaged goods, seeing an item you bought go on sale after you buy it, technical difficulties with sites that I link to. Furthermore, any information you submit to any external site is at your own risk.

PRIVACY POLICY

This Privacy Policy governs the manner in which Leota Melinda collects, uses, maintains and discloses information collected from users (each, a "User") of the http://leotamelinda.com website ("Site"). This privacy policy applies to the Site and all products and services offered by Leota Melinda.

Personal identification information

We may collect personal identification information from Users in a variety of ways, including, but not limited to, when Users visit our site, register on the site, place an order, fill out a form, respond to a survey, and in connection with other activities, services, features or resources we make available on our Site. Users may be asked for, as appropriate, name, email address, mailing address, phone number. Users may, however, visit our Site anonymously. We will collect personal identification information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information to us. Users can always refuse to supply personally identification information, except that it may prevent them from engaging in certain Site related activities.

Non-personal identification information

We may collect non-personal identification information about Users whenever they interact with our Site. Non-personal identification information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about Users means of connection to our Site, such as the operating system and the Internet service providers utilized and other similar information.

Web browser cookies

Our Site may use "cookies" to enhance User experience. User's web browser places cookies on their hard drive for record-keeping purposes and sometimes to track information about them. User may choose to set their web browser to refuse cookies, or to alert you when cookies are being sent. If they do so, note that some parts of the Site may not function properly.

How we use collected information

Leota Melinda may collect and use Users personal information for the following purposes:

  • To run and operate our Site. We may need your information display content on the Site correctly.
  • To improve customer service. Information you provide helps us respond to your customer service requests and support needs more efficiently.
  • To personalize user experience. We may use information in the aggregate to understand how our Users as a group use the services and resources provided on our Site.
  • To improve our Site. We may use feedback you provide to improve our products and services.
  • To process payments. We may use the information Users provide about themselves when placing an order only to provide service to that order. We do not share this information with outside parties except to the extent necessary to provide the service.
  • To run a promotion, contest, survey or other Site feature
  • To send Users information they agreed to receive about topics we think will be of interest to them.
  • To send periodic emails. We may use the email address to send User information and updates pertaining to their order. It may also be used to respond to their inquiries, questions, and/or other requests.

How we protect your information

We adopt appropriate data collection, storage and processing practices and security measures to protect against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure or destruction of your personal information, username, password, transaction information and data stored on our Site.

Sensitive and private data exchange between the Site and its Users happens over a SSL secured communication channel and is encrypted and protected with digital signatures.

Sharing your personal information

We do not sell, trade, or rent Users personal identification information to others. We may share generic aggregated demographic information not linked to any personal identification information regarding visitors and users with our business partners, trusted affiliates and advertisers for the purposes outlined above. We may use third party service providers to help us operate our business and the Site or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your permission.

Electronic newsletters

If User decides to opt-in to our mailing list, they will receive emails that may include company news, updates, related product or service information, etc. We may use third party service providers to help us operate our business and the Site or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters or surveys. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your permission.

Third party websites

Users may find advertising or other content on our Site that link to the sites and services of our partners, suppliers, advertisers, sponsors, licensors and other third parties. We do not control the content or links that appear on these sites and are not responsible for the practices employed by websites linked to or from our Site. In addition, these sites or services, including their content and links, may be constantly changing. These sites and services may have their own privacy policies and customer service policies. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to our Site, is subject to that website's own terms and policies.

Changes to this privacy policy

Leota Melinda has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When we do, we will post a notification on the main page of our Site. We encourage Users to frequently check this page for any changes to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this privacy policy periodically and become aware of modifications.

Your acceptance of these terms

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

Contacting us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this site, please contact us at erin@leotamelinda.com.

This document was last updated on May 25, 2017