The Privacy Policy is applicable for the following Companies and URL’s: Empowered Cooks, Fabulessly Frugal, Pine & Pepper,,,,, and (the “Websites” or as individuals).

Personal Data 

When you visit the Websites, we generally receive your Personal Data either from you providing it to us or through our use of cookies and similar technologies. Depending on the Websites, we may process some or all of the following Personal Data:
  • Forms. When you choose to fill in a form on the Websites or on third party websites featuring our advertising (e.g. Instagram or Facebook), we will collect the information included in the form, usually your contact information and other information provided by you in connection with that form related to the Websites.
  • ​Cookies. When you visit the Websites, we will receive your Personal Data through our use of cookies and similar technologies. 
  • ​Contact information. When you purchase products or services from us, we will collect your contact information, including your name, phone number, shipping address, and email address.
  • ​Account. If you create an account on the Websites, we will collect your username, password, email address, and other information provided by you on your profile. We will also collect the actions you take on the site (such as resetting your password) and other related information (such as log and usage data).
How We Use and Disclose Your Personal Data

Depending on the Websites, we use and disclose your personal data in the following ways:
  • Delivering products and services. We will use your Personal Data in the delivery of the Services and Products. For example, if you order a book or product from us, we will use your contact information to ship the book or product to you. Also if you set up an account on the Websites, we will use that information to manage and maintain your account.
  • Communications. We may communicate with you using the contact information we have about you (e.g. using email, phone, text message or videoconference) to provide information about the Services and Products and our affiliates’ services, invite you to participate in our events or surveys, or otherwise communicate with you for marketing purposes, provided that we do so in accordance with applicable law, including any consent or opt-out requirements. For example, when you submit your contact information to us or when we collect your business contact details through our participation at trade shows or other events, we may use the information to follow-up with you regarding an event, send you information that you have requested on our products and services and include you on our marketing information campaigns.
  • ​Personalization. We use information about you that we gather from cookies and similar technologies to measure engagement with the content on the Websites, to improve relevancy and navigation, to personalize your experience (e.g. relevant geography) and to tailor content about us and the Websites to you.
  • ​Improving and Developing our Services. We use analytics on our Sites to help us analyze your use of the Services and Products and diagnose technical issues. We also use the Personal Data we collect to improve the Websites, Services and Products and support our efforts to make them more relevant to you and more useful.
  • ​Advertising. As allowed by law, we use and disclose Personal Data collected with others so that we may advertise and market the Websites, Services and Products to you. Subject to applicable law (including subject to any consent requirements), we may advertise the Services and Products to you through interest-based advertising and emails, and seek to measure the effectiveness of our ads. The Websites do not sell or share Personal Data to others for their marketing purposes. If you choose to submit Personal Data to us to participate in an offer, program or promotion, we will use the Personal Data you submit to administer the offer, program or promotion.
  • ​Harm Prevention and Security. We collect and use Personal Data to help us to detect and manage bad actors across the Websites and otherwise seek to secure the Websites and other services against unauthorized access, use, modification or misappropriation of Personal Data, information and property. We may collect information from you, and about you, from third parties. For example, to protect the Websites, we may receive information from third parties about IP addresses that malicious actors have used. 
  • ​Compliance with Legal Obligations. We use Personal Data to meet our contractual and legal obligations.
Personal data disclosure

In addition to the ways described above, we may disclose Personal Data in the following ways:
  • Affiliates. We may disclose Personal Data with other affiliated entities. 
  • ​Service Providers or Processors. In order to provide Services and Products to you and to communicate, market and advertise our Services and Products, we will rely on others to provide us services. Service providers (also known as “processors”) provide a variety of critical services, such as hosting (storing and delivering), analytics to assess the speed, accuracy and/or security of our Services and Products, shipping, customer service and subscription management. We authorize such service providers to use or disclose the Personal Data to perform services on our behalf and to comply with applicable legal requirements. We require such service providers to contractually commit to protect the security and confidentiality of such Personal Data. Our service providers are worldwide. 
  • ​Others with Consent. In some cases we may not provide a service, but instead refer you to, or enable you to, others to get services. In these cases, we will disclose the identity of the third party and the Personal Data that will be disclosed with them, and seek your consent to disclose the information.
  • ​Corporate Transactions. In the event that we enter into, or intend to enter into, a transaction that alters the structure of our business, such as a reorganization, merger, sale, joint venture, assignment, transfer, change of control, or other disposition of all or any portion of our business, assets or stock, we may disclose Personal Data with third parties in connection with such transaction. Any other entity which buys us or part of our business will have the right to continue to use your Personal Data, but subject to the terms of this Media Privacy Policy.
  • ​Compliance and Harm Prevention. We disclose Personal Data as we believe necessary: (i) to comply with applicable law, (ii) to enable payments; (iii) to enforce our contractual rights; (iv) to secure or protect the Websites, rights, privacy, safety and property of us, you or others, including against other malicious or fraudulent activity and security incidents; and (v) to respond to valid legal requests from courts, law enforcement agencies, regulatory agencies, and other public and government authorities, which may include authorities outside your country of residence. Please note that we do not monitor forums for disclosure of Personal Data by others, if you need assistance, please contact us as identified below.
Your Rights

Opting out of receiving electronic communications from us
  • If you no longer want to receive marketing-related emails from us, you may opt-out via the unsubscribe link included in such emails. We will try to comply with your request(s) as soon as reasonably practicable. Please note that if you opt-out of receiving marketing-related emails from us, we retain the right to communicate to you regarding the services you receive (e.g. support and important legal notices).
Updates and notifications

We may change this Privacy Policy from time to time to reflect new services, changes in our Personal Data practices or relevant laws.