What personal information do we collect from the people that visit this website or my blog?
When registering on this site you may be asked to enter your name, email address or other details to help you with your experience. I receive, collect and store any information you enter on this website or provide to me in any other way, including name, email, communications, comments, feedback, product reviews, recommendations, and personal profile.
In addition, this website collects the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet. This site may use software tools to measure and collect session information, including page response times, length of visits to certain pages, page interaction information, and methods used to browse away from the page.
When do we collect information?
I collect information from you when you subscribe to a newsletter or submit a contact form on the site. Your personal information will be used for the specific reasons stated above only.
How do we use your information?
I may use the information provided by you when you register, or sign up for my newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, or use certain other site features, in order to send periodic emails regarding my books and related services.
How do we store, use, share and disclose your personal information?
This website is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall.
How do we protect your information?
I do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards.
I do not use Malware Scanning.
I do not use an SSL certificate
I only provide articles and information. I will never ask for personal or private information like credit card numbers.
Do I use 'cookies'?
In the event of third party cookies (eg. Google Analytics), you can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser settings. Since each browser is a little different, look at your browser's Help Menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If you turn cookies off, some features may be disabled. that make your site experience more efficient, and the site may therefore not function properly.
Withdrawal of consent for storage of personal information
If you do not want us to process your data anymore, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or on the address listed below.
I do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your Personally Identifiable Information.
I do not include or offer third-party products or services on my website.
Google's advertising requirements can be summed up by Google's Advertising Principles. They are put in place to provide a positive experience for users. https://support.google.com/adwordspolicy/answer/1316548?hl=en
I have not enabled Google AdSense on this site.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
According to CalOPPA, I agree to the following:
How does this site handle Do Not Track signals?
I honor Do Not Track signals.
Does this site allow third-party behavioral tracking?
No, I do not allow third-party behavioral tracking.
Links to other websites
This website may contain links to enable you to visit other websites of interest easily. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under the age of 13 years old, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, United States' consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children's privacy and safety online. We do not specifically market to children under the age of 16 years old.
Fair Information Practices
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
We will notify you via email within 7 business days. We also agree to the Individual Redress Principle which requires that individuals have the right to legally pursue enforceable rights against data collectors and processors who fail to adhere to the law. This principle requires not only that individuals have enforceable rights against data users, but also that individuals have recourse to courts or government agencies to investigate and/or prosecute non-compliance by data processors.
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address in order to send updates and marketing information to our mailing list.
To be in accordance with CANSPAM, we agree to the following:
• Not use false or misleading subjects or email addresses.
• Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way.
• Include the physical address of our business or site headquarters.
• Monitor third-party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
• Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly.
• Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email.
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, you can follow the unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
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Last Edited on 9th May 2018