Terms and Conditions / Privacy Policy

This privacy notice discloses the privacy practices for www.ballroommadesimple.com. This privacy notice applies solely to information collected by this website. It will notify you of the following:

  1. What personally identifiable information is collected from you through the website, how it is used and with whom it may be shared.
  2. What choices are available to you regarding the use of your data.
  3. The security procedures in place to protect the misuse of your information.
  4. How you can correct any inaccuracies in the information.

Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this site. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email, or by phone, or other direct contact from you. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.

We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us. We will not share your information with any third party outside of our organization, other than if you opt-in to our Constant Contact email mailing list.

When you register for our services you will have the ability to “opt-in” for our email updates to tell you about specials, new products or services, or changes to this privacy policy.

Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contacts from us at any time. You may request to opt out by writing us at ballroommadesimple@gmail.com; or by unsubscribing from our email correspondence via a link located at the bottom of each email. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address or phone number given on our website:

  • See what data we have about you, if any.
  • Change/correct any data we have about you.
  • Have us delete any data we have about you.
  • Express any concern you have about our use of your data.

We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline.

We currently do not collect credit card details via our website. However, we do use Square for you to enter your credit card information for the purchase of classes or merchandise. You can verify our secured status by looking for a lock icon in the address bar and looking for “https” at the beginning of the address of the Web page.

While we use encryption to protect sensitive information transmitted online, we also protect your information offline. Only the owner and designated employees who need the information to perform a specific job (for example, billing or customer service) are granted access to personally identifiable information. The computers/servers in which we store personally identifiable information are kept in a secure environment.

We use “cookies” on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site. Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.

We use Google Analytics for tracking visitors and aggregating information about the traffic to our websites.

The Google Analytics privacy policy can be found here: https://policies.google.com/privacy. You can learn more about how to opt-out of tracking in Google Analytics here.

This website contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

If you feel that we are not abiding by this privacy policy, you should contact us immediately via telephone at 443-783-3060 or via email at: ballroommadesimple@gmail.com.

Updated April 2020

*Participants are aware that ballroom dancing, and/or taking ballroom dance lessons, at home or in a studio venue, is a potentially hazardous activity and that there are certain risks of physical injury. Participants agree to assume full risk of any injuries, damages or loss that they may sustain as a result of voluntarily participating in a class or lesson “at home” or at local dance program, including but not limited to falls, physical contact with other participants or the instructor. Participants acknowledge that they are medically able to participate in the activity of ballroom dancing at home or in the studio and do hereby fully release and discharge Ballroom Made Simple LLC, & its representatives from any and all claims from injuries, damages, or loss that may accrue to them while participating in lessons and/or practice time.