Privacy Policy

Effective 12/22/2020

Who we are

Our website address is: We are a blog and podcast website that has an audience in the United States and we do not specifically market to visitors outside of the United States. The Wandering Ma is operated by Victoria Wilferd in Washington state, in the United States. This website is for entertainment purposes for residents within the United States and no other countries are targeted in any way.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it


Visitors are not permitted to leave comments on this site. For any discussion regarding posts or podcast episodes, please find me at or

Contact forms

If you fill out any contact forms on this site, the information you provided is then transferred to a Google sheet. Each contact form requires at least your first name and email address, and sometimes your last name and your telephone number. That information may then be added to our email contacts used with MailerLite for purposes of sending daily/weekly updates, contact for being interviewed on the podcast, or for contact regarding coaching purposes. Each form has it’s own Google sheet and unless the visitor fills out multiple forms, they will only be on the list for that contact form. Each email subscription has a link option to unsubscribe from receiving emails.

MailerLite’s privacy policy can be found here:


Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit

We use Google Analytics which employees cookies. You can disable cookies in your browser settings. Please visit the help page for your internet service browser to find out how to disable cookies.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Links to other websites

If you click a link on our site that directs you to another website, and open another website, their tracking and data collection, if any, applies. You should view their privacy policy for information about their website and your information collection and storage.


Who we share your data with

We use Google Analytics to collect information about our visitors for tracking purposes. This information is used for demographic purposes and to see how users interact with our site. To see how Google Analytics uses your information please visit:

We collect information about how you use The Wandering Ma website, such as what pages you visit as well as your IP address, how you were referred to our site, and information about your device (device or browser type).

Please see Google’s website regarding how to control your information at:

Where we send your data

Your data is collected by the Google Analytics software and is only used by the site owner, Victoria Wilferd, to view how visitors engage with our website. Your information is not given away or sold, nor is it shared.

There are no third party ads or third party advertising on this site.

Affiliate products are not used on this site at this time.

Payment collection is currently not used on this site at this time.

If this changes, the policy will be updated here or under its own separate heading. Current update: 12/22/2020

What data breach procedures we have in place

If a data breach occurs we will inform anyone we have personal information, via email using the email address provided in the contact forms our visitors completed.

How to Contact Us

For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail at wanderingma(at)gmail(dot)com.