1.1. PURPOSE OF POLICY.
1.2. NOTICE CONCERNING CHILDREN
PLEASE NOTE: We are a general audience Site intended for individuals 18 or older. We do not direct any of our content specifically at children under 13 years of age as defined in the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998. We understand and are committed to respecting the sensitive nature of children’s privacy online. If we learn or have reason to suspect that a Site user is under age 13, we will promptly delete any personal information we have for that individual. If you are aware of such a person, please contact us immediately using the contact option on the Site.
2. INFORMATION COLLECTION PRACTICES
2.1. WHAT PERSONALLY IDENTIFIABLE INFORMATION DOES THE COMPANY COLLECT?
(1) Categories of Personally Identifiable Information. We collect personally identifiable information from you when you sign up to receive an eBook and/or email messages from us as follows:
- A first name you provide, and
- An email address you provide.
We do not share your information with any third parties who will directly market to you. We do share said information with third parties who assist in the running of the Site [hosts, email processing, etc.], however, they do not use or disclose your information for marketing purposes.
(2) Modification or Removal Process. If you wish to remove or modify any of your personally identifiable information, you can click the “opt out” link in any email or contact us to make the request using the Contact page on the Site.
Google, Facebook, Instagram, Disqus, AddThis and Twitter can track you through this Site as we use their services for social media and internal tracking purposes. Google participates in the NIA opt out program.
(7) The Site is not intended for individuals under the age of 18.
2.2. WHAT ADDITIONAL INFORMATION DOES COMPANY COLLECT?
(a) AUTOMATIC COLLECTION. Our servers automatically recognize visitors’ domain names and IP addresses (the number assigned to computers on the Internet). No personal information about you is revealed in this process. The Site may also gather anonymous aggregate “traffic data” that does not personally identify you, but that may be helpful for marketing purposes or for improving the services we offer.
3. USE AND SHARING OF INFORMATION
3.1. WHAT DOES COMPANY DO WITH COLLECTED INFORMATION?
(a) PERSONAL INFORMATION. We will not share your personal information with any third parties without your consent, except as necessary to provide you with the services offered by us or to comply with the law.
(b) ANONYMOUS INFORMATION. We use anonymous information to analyse our Site traffic. In addition, we may use anonymous IP addresses to help diagnose problems with our server, to administer our Site, or to display the content according to your preferences. Traffic and transaction information may also be shared with business partners and advertisers on an aggregate and anonymous basis. Your personal information will not be detailed in this aggregate data.
(c) DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION. We may disclose personal information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to (1) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Company or its parent company, subsidiaries or affiliates, (2) protect and defend the rights or property of Company or the users of the Site, or (3) act under exigent circumstances to protect the safety of the public or users of the Site.
(d) SALE OF INFORMATION. In order to accommodate changes in our business, we may sell or buy portions of our Company or other companies or assets, including the information collected through this Site. If Company or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, your personally identifiable information will be one of the assets transferred to the acquirer.
My shop platform is run by Ecomerce and payments are processed via Paypal. When you visit the shop, I automatically collect information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. When you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the Site, Ecomerce and Paypal collects certain information from you, including your name, billing address, payment information (including credit card numbers which is held as encrypted data, stored only as long is necessary to complete the transaction at which point it is removed), email address, and phone number. If you make multiple purchases from me, this order information is linked under one customer profile.
(e) COPYRIGHT/DMCA DISCLOSURE. We comply with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act in relation to copyright claims. Should you make a copyright infringement claim or be accused of posting copyrighted material without permission of the copyright holder, we may release your personally identifiable information to the other party in the dispute as part of the DMCA compliance process. Should the copyright holder seek a subpoena pursuant to the DMCA, we will be forced as a matter of law to reveal all personal information we have for the user named in the subpoena.
The Site has reasonable security measures in place to prevent the loss, misuse, and alteration of the information that we obtain from you, but we make no assurances about our ability to prevent any such loss, misuse, to you or to any third party arising out of any such loss, misuse, or alteration.
5. SITE AREAS BEYOND COMPANY’S CONTROL
5.1. PUBLIC COMMENTS
The Site includes interactive sections such as forums, blogs and commenting areas where users can upload information. Please remember that any information that is disclosed in these areas becomes public information and you should exercise caution when deciding to disclose your personal information.
5.2. THIRD PARTY WEBSITES
The Site contains links to other websites. If you choose to visit other websites, we have no control over the privacy practices or content of those other websites, and it is your responsibility to review the privacy policies at those websites to confirm that you understand and agree with their policies.
6. CONTACT INFORMATION AND POLICY UPDATES
6.1. CONTACTING US
If you have any questions about this Policy, please feel free to contact us using the Contact link at the top of the site.