The content of this website is copyright protected, hence no part of this website can be used or reproduced in any way without the full written permission of the author.
The only exception to this is the situation where just a little excerpt from the content of the site is to be used, in that case giving attribution and links back to this site will be required.
WHAT INFORMATION DO WE COLLECT AND HOW IS IT USED?
Information You Submit Voluntarily to the Website: We may collect personal information from you such as your name or email address.
For example, you may voluntarily submit information to the Website by leaving a comment, subscribing to a newsletter, or submitting a contact form.
Information We Collect from Others: We may receive information about you from other sources. For example, if you use a third-party software through the site, they may transfer information to us for fulfillment.
Automatically-Collected Information: We automatically collect certain information about you and the device with which you access the Website.
For example, when you use the Website, we will log your IP address, operating system type, browser type, referring website, pages you viewed, and the dates/times when you accessed the Website.
We may also collect information about actions you take when using the Website, such as links clicked.
Cookies: We can log information by means of cookies, which are small data files stored by the Website in your browser.
In order to provide you with a more personalized website experience, we can use both session cookies that
expire when you close your
browser and persistent cookies which remain on your browser until deleted.
This will make our content and offers to be more personalized.
HOW WE MAY USE YOUR INFORMATION
Information collected on this website may be used in the following ways:
Operation and retention of the Website;
To give you promotional stuff, including newsletters, for example.
Details about how to opt-out of future mailings will be given by each email promotion; Send administrative communications to you, such as administrative emails, confirmation emails, technical notes, policy changes, or security warnings
To respond to comments or inquiries from you;
Providing user support for you;
Tracking and analyzing Website advertising;
To process payments through the Website for transactions you make; or,
To safeguard, prosecute, and discourage unwanted or unlawful acts.
Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website.
For example, Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics.
The list of third parties for this website can change from time to time as we seem fit, but at this time your information will not be shared beyond the companies mentioned above.
Except when the law asks us to, we will not sell, distribute, or reveal your email addresses or other personal information without your consent; however, we may disclose or transfer personal information collected through the Website to third parties who acquire all or a portion of our business, which may be the result of a merger, consolidation, or purchase of all or a portion of our assets.
We may use anonymous data sometimes as marketing or advertising information that we give to third parties
These informations may include analytics and other information we get from cookies which are not detailed to any individual in particular.
PUBLICLY VISIBLE INFORMATION
Some actions that you perform on our site are bound to make your information to be publicly visible, such as creating a user profile or commenting.
Cookies may also be used by third-party services, such as Google Analytics, as described herein.
Users may, at any time prevent the setting of cookies, by the Website, by using a corresponding setting of your internet browser and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies.
Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all popular Internet browsers. However, if users deactivate the setting of cookies in your Internet browser, not all functions of our Website may be entirely usable.
We may engage in remarketing efforts with third-party companies, such as Google, Facebook, Pinterest, or Instagram, as a of marketing the Website.
This marketing effort utilizes the data gathered about your past visits to the ads served so that you continue to see the particular ads to encourage clicking on them.
Sponsored Content Tracking Pixels
We may have partnership agreement with various influencer networks, brands, and agencies, which will lead to our sponsoring their content in order to present them to our visitors.
This process will duly follow FTC requirements, and it may also need to utilize tracking pixels which may have cookies that will collect users’ data.
Information like this is collected by the sponsoring company to track the results of the campaign.
Affiliate Program Participation
The website may contain affiliate tracking links which will belong to business partners whose products we chose to promote to our visitors and subscribers as part of our efforts to meet their needs and provide necessary solutions.
Should you click on any of these affiliate link, a cookie will be placed on your browser to track any sale in order for us to get commissions.
You can subscribe to our newsletter from our website, but know that we can also use it for advertising purposes.
The newsletters may be embedded with tracking pixel, a technology that helps us to monitor the rate of success of each newsletter we sent.
We will know when you open the email we sent, which particular links you click upon, and what other action you performed.
This is done to enable us to determine the best content we can send to our subscribers to give the most desired results, and to meet their needs as well. We don’t pass this kind of information to any third party.
RIGHTS RELATED TO YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION
Opt-out– If you wish to stop receiving future emails from us, you can do so easily by unsubscribing through the link in our emails.
You may also notify us at email@example.com to be removed from our mailing list.
Access– You can also request for the personal information we have about you through mail, just send your request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Amend– You may contact us at email@example.com to amend or update your personal information.
Forget– In a situation where you want to discard of any personal information you have submitted to our website probably because they are no more valid, you can submit a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that some records have to be kept as they are in our database because the law says so, and because we may need them for completing some transactions, etc, hence we cannot erase them.
SENSITIVE PERSONAL INFORMATION
We consider the following as personal sensitive information: your social security number, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, or trade union memberships.
We consider anyone below the age of 16 a minor, hence we do not knowingly collect personal information from them.
If a parent or guardian discovers or believes that we have been contravening this in any way, such should please contact us immediately at email@example.com, and we will use our best efforts to promptly remove such information from our website.
Last updated: December 29, 2020