This policy applies to my data collection practices on www.wisdomofdesire.com (the website). It applies to any information gathered offline, or in person.
1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
2. RELEVANT LEGISLATION
Along with our business and internal computer systems, this website is designed to comply with the following national and international legislation with regards to data protection and user privacy: EU General Data Protection Regulation 2018 (GDPR)
3. WHAT PERSONAL DATA I COLLECT, AND WHY I COLLECT IT
This site’s compliance with the above legislation, all of which are stringent in nature, means that this site is likely compliant with the data protection and user privacy legislation set out by many other countries and territories as well.
In order to fulfil the nature of my work, I may collect the following data from you:
1: Personal Information.
When you sign up to receive any of my communications, purchase any product (digital or otherwise) or complete any other online form (such as a contact form), you will need to supply all or some of the following information: first name, last name, email address, postal address, phone number. I do not collect any of this personal information from visitors to my website unless they provide such information voluntarily, such as signing up to receive further information or to join my mailing list. All information I collect under this section is classed as ‘Personal Information’.
2: Order Information.
When you purchase anything from this website, you are required to provide me with certain information related to the sale of goods. In addition to the Personal Information outlined above, this may also include a PayPal email address, debit or credit card number, expiration date, billing address, activation codes, and other such information required to complete the sale.
This information is classed as ‘Order Information’.
3: Other Information.
In addition to the information above, I may collect additional information with could include the following:
a) Additional information about yourself that you voluntarily provide (eg via a survey and or intake form).
b) Information from your activity on the website, including but not limited to IP addresses (which may be traceable to a specific computer or device), browser type and language, referring and exiting URLs, date and time, amount of time spent on particular pages, what sections of the websites you visit, and other information about your device (including the type of device, network type, carrier and country location, and other similar data).
If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, I will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
5: Embedded Content from Other Websites
Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
4. WHO I SHARE YOUR DATA WITH
I use your Personal Information, Order Information, Other Information (and any other types of information as specified above) to provide my services, fulfil orders and purchases, conduct promotional campaigns, maintain my website and services to you, ask for your feedback, and inform you of any products or services I am able to offer you.
I may also use/share the Information in one of the following ways:
- When required to process your purchase, or provide additional support
- With third-party companies who provide or process order fulfilment, technical assistance, or other services that will help me provide a better service to you
- To the extent permitted by law, I may also disclose the Information: (i) when required by law, court order, or other government or law enforcement authority or regulatory agency; or (ii) whenever I believe that disclosing such Information is necessary or advisable, for example, to protect the rights, property, or safety of myself or others.
Please remember that any information you provide me is given by you on a voluntary basis. Any information you share publicly whilst on one of my websites may be seen by others (such as in chat rooms, webinars or comment or chat area) – so bear that in mind when sharing. I am not responsible for any unauthorized third-party use of such information.
5. HOW LONG I RETAIN YOUR DATA
For users that register on my website (if any), I also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time. Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
6. WHAT RIGHTS YOU HAVE OVER YOUR DATA
If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data I hold about you, including any data you have provided to you. You can also request that I erase any personal data I hold about you. This does not include any data I am obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes. You can unsubscribe from my email list at any time. By unsubscribing your data will be deleted.
7. HOW I PROTECT YOUR DATA
I take all commercially reasonable steps to protect your Information from loss, misuse, unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. Please bear in mind, however, that with all the best will in the world – information can easily fall into the wrong hands. I cannot guarantee the security of my databases, not can I guarantee that the information you supply will not be intercepted while being transmitted to and from me over the Internet. In particular, email sent to or from my website may not be secure, and I would encourage you to take care in deciding which information you send to me via email.
8. LINKS TO OTHER SITES
I have no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party sites or services.
Security: The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
9. OUR THIRD PARTY DATA PROCESSORS
I use a number of third parties to process personal data on our behalf. These third parties have been carefully chosen and all of them comply with the legislation set out in section 4. All 4 of these third parties are based in the USA and are EU-U.S Privacy Shield compliant.
If you choose to join my email newsletter, the email address that you submit to me will be forwarded to MailChimp who provides me with email marketing services. We consider MailChimp to be a third party data processor (see section 11. above).
Your email address will remain within MailChimp’s database for as long as I continue to use MailChimp’s services for email marketing or until you specifically request removal from the list. You can do this by unsubscribing using the unsubscribe links contained in any email newsletters that I send you or by requesting removal via email. When requesting removal via email, please send your email to me using the email account that is subscribed to the mailing list.
If you are under 16 years of age you MUST obtain parental consent before joining our email newsletter.
While your email address remains within the MailChimp database, you will receive periodic (approximately one per month) newsletter-style emails from me.
11. QUESTIONS OR QUERIES