Privacy Policy

**Privacy Policy**

At Melissa Cook Photography Weddings, we understand and respect the importance of your privacy. This Privacy Policy outlines the types of personal information we collect, how it is used, and the measures we take to protect your information.

**Information We Collect**

We may collect personal information from you when you interact with our website, subscribe to our newsletter, make inquiries, or engage our services. The types of personal information we may collect include:

1. **Contact Information:** such as your name, email address, phone number, and mailing address.
2. **Event Details:** including the date, time, and location of your wedding or event.
3. **Photography Preferences:** to better understand your vision and preferences for your photography needs.
4. **Payment Information:** when you make a purchase or engage our services.
5. **Communication Records:** including any correspondence or communication with us.

**How We Use Your Information**

We use the information we collect for the following purposes:

1. **Providing Services:** to fulfill your requests for photography services and deliver the products you have purchased.
2. **Communication:** to respond to your inquiries, provide customer support, and keep you updated about your order or upcoming events.
3. **Marketing:** to send you promotional offers, newsletters, and updates about our services that may be of interest to you. You can opt out of these communications at any time.
4. **Improving Our Services:** to analyze trends, monitor website usage, and improve our website and services to better serve you.
5. **Legal Compliance:** to comply with legal obligations and regulations.

**Information Sharing**

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer your personal information to third parties without your consent, except as described below:

1. **Service Providers:** We may share your information with trusted third-party service providers who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, as long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential.
2. **Legal Requirements:** We may disclose your information when required by law or in response to valid legal process, such as a subpoena or court order.
3. **Business Transfers:** In the event of a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of our assets, your information may be transferred as part of that transaction.

**Data Security**

We take the security of your personal information seriously and have implemented appropriate technical and organizational measures to protect it from unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction.

**Your Rights**

You have certain rights regarding your personal information, including the right to access, update, or delete your information. If you would like to exercise any of these rights or have any questions about our Privacy Policy, please contact us using the information provided below.

**Updates to This Privacy Policy**

We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time to reflect changes in our practices or for other operational, legal, or regulatory reasons. We encourage you to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any updates.

**Contact Us**

If you have any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy or our practices regarding your personal information, please contact us at:

Melissa Cook Photography Weddings
Email: hello@melissacookweddings.com

Last Updated: February 25, 2024