Podcast Privacy Policy

Podcast Privacy Policy


Effective Date: May 30, 2018

We are committed to being transparent when it comes to our privacy practices for the Proud N Curly podcast, on proudncurly.com (“Proud N Curly”). We created this Privacy Policy (“Policy”) to explain our practices so you know what to expect when visiting us or submitting information.


(a) Categories of Personally Identifiable Information. We collect personally identifiable information from you as follows:

(i) General Contact – If you contact us with a question, we will collect your name and email address so that we can respond to the request.

(ii) Comments – If you submit a comment, we collect your name and email address. You may use an anonymous name.

(iii) Requests To Be Guests – You may submit a request to appear as a guest on the Proud N Curly Podcast. When you do so, we ask you for information including, but not limited to, the following:

  1. Name
  2. Email Address
  3. Social Media &/or Product
  4. What is your unique perspective regarding your hair journey?
  5. Struggles
  6. Achievements
  7. Hair Journey Outline
  8. Why is your story important for PNC listeners?


(iv) Episode Content – If you appear on a Proud N Curly podcast episode, we will ask you questions about yourself, and possibly your business, that will be recorded and broadcasted as part of the episode. All episodes are available to the general public as will be any personal information you provide in your responses during your episode.

(b) Modification or Removal Process. Please contact us if you wish to modify your information.

(c) Privacy Policy Modifications and Updates. We may update and modify this Privacy Policy. If we modify or update the policy, we will post a notice on the Podcast page of ProudNCurly.com for 30 days prior to the change going into effect.

(d) Effective Date: The effective date of this new privacy policy shall be May 30, 2018.

(e) Do Not Track Signals. We do not currently honor “do not track” signals issued by browsers or other third party sources.

(f) Third Party Tracking: As a matter of transparency, we’ve decided to disclose to you whether third parties can acquire and track your personally identifiable information through our website. Google and other sites listed below can track you through Proud Curly as we use their services for social media and infrastructure purposes. Google participates in the NIA opt-out program. You can visit this linkto terminate most tracking. You can also visit the following sites to read their privacy policies and how they track individuals across the web:


(a) AUTOMATIC COLLECTION. Our servers automatically recognize visitors’ domain names and IP addresses (the number assigned to computers on the Internet). No personal information about you is revealed in this process. We may also gather anonymous aggregate “traffic data” that does not personally identify you, but that may be helpful for marketing purposes or for improving the services we offer.

(b) COOKIES. We may use “cookies” to store a small piece of data on your computer during your visit to collect information. The cookies are used to gain information on how you locate and interact with Proud N Curly.


(a) PERSONAL INFORMATION. We will not share personal information you submit to us as part of an inquiry with anyone but our vendors who might accidentally interact with the information. Comments you submit will be viewed by the public via the Shopify commenting platform we use to facilitate comments on Proud N Curly. If you submit information as a guest, a voicemail, or a written memo, approved personal information, such as your social media handles or websites, will be made available to the public as part of your episode appearance.

(b) ANONYMOUS INFORMATION. We use anonymous information to analyze our traffic. In addition, we may use anonymous IP addresses to help diagnose technical issues with Proud N Curly. Traffic and transaction information may also be shared with business partners and advertisers on an aggregate and anonymous basis. Your personal information will not be detailed in this aggregate data.

(c) USE OF COOKIES. We use information obtained from cookies to analyze your use of Proud N Curly and to make appropriate adjustments to our business strategies.

(d) DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION. We may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to (1) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Proud N Curly, (2) protect and defend the rights or property of Proud N Curly or the visitors and guests of Proud N Curly, or (3) act under exigent circumstances to protect the safety of the public or our visitors.

(e) SALE OF INFORMATION. We may sell all or part of Proud N Curly in the future. If we do, your personal information will be considered part of the assets sold to the buyer and your personal information will be transferred to the buyer as part of the sale.

(f) DMCA CLAIM DISCLOSURES. We comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998, better known as the “DMCA”. Should we receive a claim of copyright infringement, we will comply with the safe harbor requirements of the DMCA. Part of that compliance may require the disclosure of your identity if you are either the allegedly infringing party or the party filing the copyright infringement complaint.


Proud N Curly has reasonable security measures in place such as McAfee Secure  protocols to prevent the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information that we obtain from you, but we make no assurances about our ability to prevent any such loss, misuse, to you or to any third party arising out of any such loss, misuse, or alteration. If we suffer a data breach, we will provide notice pursuant to legal requirements.


The Site contains links to and interfaces with third party websites and online platforms. These websites and online platforms have established their own privacy policies. You are encouraged to read those documents as we have no control over their provisions and said documents may differ greatly from our privacy practices.

If you have any questions about this Policy, please email us.