This policy was most recently revised on 10 November 2018.
I use your data to provide and improve my site. By using my site, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this policy, terms used in this policy have the same meanings as in my Terms and Conditions.
Information Collection And Use
I collect several different types of information for various purposes to provide and improve my site.
While using my site, I may ask you to provide me with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you (“Personal Data”). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
- Email address
- Phone number
- Cookies and Usage Data
I may also collect information how my site is accessed and used (“Usage Data”). This Usage Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol address (e.g. IP address), browser type, browser version, the pages of my site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.
Tracking & Cookies Data
Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze my site.
You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of my site.
(By a “do not accept,” you would make me very sad.)
Examples of Cookies I use:
- Session Cookies. I use Session Cookies to operate my site.
- Preference Cookies. I use Preference Cookies to remember your preferences and various settings.
- Security Cookies. I use Security Cookies for security purposes.
Use of Data
I use the collected data for various purposes:
- To provide and maintain my site
- To notify you about changes to my site
- To allow you to participate in interactive features of my site when you choose to do so
- To provide customer care and support
- To provide analysis or valuable information so that I can improve my site
- To monitor the usage of my site
- To detect, prevent and address technical issues
Transfer Of Data
Your information, including Personal Data, may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from your jurisdiction.
If you are located outside United States and choose to provide information to me, please note that I transfer the data, including Personal Data, to United States and process it there.
Your consent to this policy followed by your submission of such information represents your agreement to that transfer.
I will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this policy and no transfer of your Personal Data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of your data and other personal information.
Disclosure Of Data
I may disclose your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:
- To comply with a legal obligation
- To protect and defend my rights or property
- To prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with my site
- To protect the personal safety of users of my site or the public
- To protect against legal liability
Security Of Data
The security of your data is important to me. I employ strong, 2048-bit encryption for your browser’s connection to my site. I also take deliberate precaution whenever I handle any data you provide me. But remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While I strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Data, I (unfortunately) cannot guarantee its absolute security. Please rest assured that I do what I can to keep it safe.
I may employ third party companies, such as Amazon and Google, and individuals to facilitate my site (“Service Providers”), to provide my site on my behalf, to perform site-related services or to assist me in analyzing how my site is used.
These third parties have access to your Personal Data only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.
I use third-party Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of my site.
- My site uses Google Analytics cookies. Information collected by the Google Analytics cookies will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States of America in accordance with its privacy practices. To see an overview of privacy at Google and how this applies to Google Analytics, please click here. You may opt out of tracking by Google Analytics by clicking here.
Links To Other Sites
I have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.
My site does not address anyone under the age of 13 (“Children”).
I do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided me with Personal Data, please contact me. If I become aware that I have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, I take steps to remove that information from my servers.
I may update this policy from time to time. I will notify you of any changes by posting the new policies on this page.
I will let you know via email and/or a prominent notice on my site, prior to the change becoming effective and update the “effective date” at the top of this page.
You are advised to review this policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this policy are effective when they are posted on this page.
If you have any questions about this policy, please contact me.