Privacy Policy

Welcome to the privacy policy page! This is where I put the legal-schmegal details about how the site runs. Basically, I run a clean operation and never sell your info to anybody.

Who We Are

Live ‘Ukulele ( is an ‘ukulele learning website run by Brad Bordessa.

You can contact me at: [email protected]

What Personal Data We Collect and Why

Live ‘Ukulele collects and maintains a list of email addresses. Live ‘Ukulele collects this information on a voluntary basis through newsletter signup forms for the purpose of sending update emails to subscribers. This information is not sold or shared with other parties other than third-party services, such as Mailerlite, which is used to manage subscription services. To unsubscribe, subscribers can click on the link in the email updates or email the webmaster to be removed from the list.

If you make a purchase from Live ‘Ukulele, your payment info will be handled by third party services – either Stripe or Paypal. Your email address and purchase details (minus payment information) will then be forwarded to Sendowl, a third party content delivery system in charge of fulfilling downloads and orders. Order history is kept indefinitely on these platforms for record keeping purposes and to allow for refunds and other issues with payment.

If you submit a testimonial of a product, your name, location, and review might be publicly displayed for marketing purposes on Live ‘Ukulele or relevant outlets. Your email is kept only for admin purposes and will not be shared.

Children: Live ‘Ukulele does not intentionally gather personal information about users who are under the age of 13.

Anonymous Information: Live ‘Ukulele collects non-personally identifying, aggregate information about its users, such as search engine keywords, referring/edit pages, pages visited, geographic region, operating system, browser information, date/time stamp, and hyperlinks clicked. Live ‘Ukulele uses this information for a variety of purposes, such as analyzing trends, evaluating its marketing strategies, and modifying its content. The aggregate information may be shared with and/or sold to third parties in a non-identifiable way.

IP Addresses: Live ‘Ukulele automatically logs each user’s IP address with each visit and use of the website. The IP address may be linked with personally identifiable information. Unless otherwise noted in these Terms or as required by law, this information is not sold to or shared with third parties. The IP address may be used to block banned users from accessing Live ‘Ukulele.

Advertising: Live ‘Ukulele uses third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit its website. These companies may use information (not including your name, address, email address, or telephone number) about your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.

Cookies: Live ‘Ukulele, its subscription management services, and/or its advertisers may use cookies to track users’ use of Live ‘Ukulele to improve their navigation experience. If desired, users can adjust their web browser settings to block and/or remove cookies from the computer. Live ‘Ukulele does not use cookies to track users browsing other websites. Live ‘Ukulele is not responsible for any cookies used by advertisers and/or email subscription services, and it has no knowledge of how the information gathered by the cookies can or will be used.

Links to Other Sites: Live ‘Ukulele contains links to other websites, which are neither owned nor controlled by Live ‘Ukulele. When users click on a link that takes them to any other website, they have left the Live ‘Ukulele website. Live ‘Ukulele is not responsible for the privacy policies of other sites.

Live ‘Ukulele Content: Live ‘Ukulele’s owners can and will post lessons, songs, reviews, interviews, and info about the ‘ukulele. All posts’ authors retain copyright to his/her respective posts on Live ‘Ukulele.

Affiliates: Live ‘Ukulele is owned by Brad Bordessa. Live ‘Ukulele does not currently have any subsidiaries, joint ventures, parent company, or similar affiliates. Should another company acquire Live ‘Ukulele and/or its assets, it will own any information collected as outlined in these terms, and it will assume all rights and obligations regarding the protection and use of that information. Live ‘Ukulele will inform subscribers of any change of ownership through its subscription services.

Security: Live ‘Ukulele relies on industry-standard security technologies and procedures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, use, disclosure, alteration, and/or destruction. Live ‘Ukulele cannot fully eliminate security risks associated with the personal information it collects, and a breech may occur.

Jurisdiction: Live ‘Ukulele is based in Honoka’a, HI. As such, any information collected by Live ‘Ukulele and/or voluntarily provided by Live ‘Ukulele users will be subject to the laws and regulations of the United States. Should a dispute arise, Live ‘Ukulele users agree that any civil action or legal proceeding shall be brought in the local, state, and federal courts of record located closest to Honoka’a, HI or resolved under the rules of the American Arbitration Association (

Terms Updates: The Live ‘Ukulele Terms may be changed at any time and without notice. Should Live ‘Ukulele undergo a change of ownership or make a substantial change regarding its use of personal information, Live ‘Ukulele will notify individual subscribers any subscription management services in place. Continued use of Live ‘Ukulele’s subscription services and/or accessing its site indicates your acknowledgment of such changes and agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions of such changes.

If you have any questions or concerns about Live ‘Ukulele’s Terms of Use and Privacy Statement, email: liveukulele[at]