Privacy Policy, Terms, and Disclosures

Affiliate Disclosure

Please note that Piano Pantry is a participant in the Amazon Associates Program. As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases. Simply put, being an associate allows me to make a small percentage from Amazon on items to which I link at no extra cost to you.

Piano Pantry may also be an affiliate for other products that are recommended on the website, such as (but not limited to) Sheet Music Plus.

Piano Pantry Privacy Policy

This privacy policy has been compiled to better serve those who are concerned with how their ‘Personally Identifiable Information’ (PII) is being used online.

As described in US privacy law and information security, PII is information that, on its own or in conjunction with other information, can be used to identify, contact, or locate a single person, or to identify an individual in context.

This policy also serves to be in compliance with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation). This regulation, effective May 25, 2018, seeks to create a data protection law framework across the EU that enables data users to have more transparent control of their personal data. Anyone who collects the personal information of a data user in the EU (even those outside the EU), should be in compliance with this regulation.

What personal information is collected?

When a user visits Piano Pantry, the site may collect PII from users who voluntarily choose to share their personal information with Piano Pantry.

This information would be obtained by the user opting into the email list or downloading a free printable or any other resource on the website. In order to subscribe or obtain these resources, users will be asked for their name and email address.

Users may voluntarily choose to not provide their information when visiting the website but in the knowledge that it will prevent them from specific interactions and offers available on Piano Pantry.

Users may unsubscribe at any time by clicking on the unsubscribe link at the bottom of their emails.

Non-Personal Identification Information

Piano Pantry may collect non-personal identification information about users whenever they interact with the blog. 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.

How do we collect and store information?

Piano Pantry uses 3rd parties including MailChimp and SumoMe to collect and store information. View their privacy policies by clicking on the links above.

How do we use your information?

We may use the information we collect from you when you voluntarily subscribe to stay in contact via the site’s email subscription which may include but is not limited to the monthly email letter, blog updates, news, offers, and announcements.

Information may also be used to:

  • Personalize your experience and product offerings.
  • Allow us to respond to your customer service requests.
  • Administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.
  • Ask for ratings and reviews of services or products.
  • Follow up with users after correspondence.

Emails obtained via the site will never be shared with an outside party.

Web Browser Cookies

Piano Pantry is a WordPress site that uses “cookies.” Cookes are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computer’s hard drive through your web in order to save your preferences for future visits and thus enhancing user experience.

Users 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 do we protect your information?

The site enables regular malware scanning and protection along with an SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) certificate for establishing an encrypted link between a web server and a browser. This link ensures that all data passed between the web server and browsers remain private and integral.

Third Party Websites and Links

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information.

Users may on occasion find advertising or other content offers from third-party products or services on our website. These third-party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. Piano Pantry does not control the content of, nor have responsibility or liability for, the content, practices, or links on these sites. Browsing and interaction on any other website, including websites which have a link to Piano Pantry, is subject to that website’s own terms and policies.

Availability of and Changes To This Privacy Policy

This policy will be available on Piano Pantry via the menu under “About.” Amy Chaplin has the discretion to update this privacy policy at any time. When Piano Pantry makes an update, users will be made aware via a blog post and/or email. 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 visiting Piano Pantry, you signify your acceptance of this “Privacy Policy.”  Your continued use of the blog following the posting of this Privacy Policy and/or changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.


If you have any questions about this “Privacy Policy”, the practices of Piano Pantry, or your dealings with this blog, please contact Amy Chaplin.

This page was last updated on May 25, 2018.