Privacy Policy (General)

Jessica Ahlborn (“we”, “us” or “our”) respects your privacy and is committed to safeguarding your privacy and protecting your information against unauthorized use.

Purpose of this Policy

This privacy policy (“Policy”) explains our approach to any personal information that we might collect from you using this website (the “Site”) and in other situations, as well as the purposes for which we process your personal information. This Policy also sets out your rights in respect of our processing of your personal information.

This Policy will inform you of the nature of the personal information about you that is processed by us and how you can request that we delete, update, transfer and/or provide you with access to it.  This Policy is intended to assist you in making informed decisions when using this Site.

For purposes of this Policy, the term “Consumer” should be understood to mean any individual providing personal information to us via the Site or otherwise.

We respect your concerns about privacy.  With respect to any personal information that we receive from the European Union, we have implemented appropriate safeguards to maintain an adequate level of data protection, including with regard to data subjects’ rights.

BY USING OR ACCESSING THE SITE, YOU SIGNIFY YOUR AGREEMENT TO BE BOUND BY OUR PRIVACY POLICY. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY, YOU MAY NOT ACCESS OR OTHERWISE USE THE SITE.

Type of Personal Information Collected

Personal information is information that identifies you as an individual. Categories of personal information we collect through this Site include:

  • contact information (e.g. name, email address)

  • additional information you submit to us.

This Site does not collect personal information unless you voluntarily submit that information to us or participate in the interactive features on the Site.

Additional information about the personal information we collect is described in the next section How we use personal information and the Cookie Policy below.

How We Use Personal Information

Our primary goal in collecting personal information from you is to:

  • verify your identity,

  • help us improve our products and services and develop and market new products and services,

  • carry out requests made by you to us,

  • investigate or settle inquiries or disputes,

  • comply with any applicable law, court order, other judicial process, or the requirements of a regulator,

  • enforce our agreements with you,

  • protect the rights, property or safety of us or third parties, including our other clients and users of the Site,

  • provide support for the provision of our Services, and

  • use as otherwise required or permitted by law.

Uses of Personal Information Collected Through This Site

The following describes how we use personal information that we collect through this Site:

  • Cookies.
    We use cookies and similar other technologies to collect information from the computer hardware and software you use to access the Site, or from your mobile.  Please see our Cookie Policy for additional information.

The information you provide to us may be archived or stored periodically by us according to our standard backup processes and our document retention policy.

Other Uses of Personal Information

We may also collect information in other contexts other than this Site based on our business relationship with you. That information may be used in the manner described above and in other ways, such as:

  • Surveys and voting.
    We may collect personal information from you via surveys or voting polls. Participation is voluntary and you will have the opportunity to decide whether or not to disclose information. At times, you may have to register to vote or to take part in a survey. We would use that information to report the results of the survey or vote.

  • Promotions.
    We may conduct promotions, contests or giveaways, which may require that you register to enter. We collect personal information from you in order to conduct the promotion, contest or giveaway and to deliver prizes or notices. Participation in these events and providing us with your information is voluntary.

  • Interactive areas.
    We may provide interactive areas, such as message boards, chat rooms or other forums.  Participation in these areas by users is voluntary.  We discourage you from submitting any information that may identify you personally when participating in these areas.  Use of these public areas is not secure and we cannot ensure that your information will be protected.

  • Marketing communications.
    We may carry out marketing activities using your personal information.  We may send marketing information to you by mail or email.  We may also provide you with information about media and public relations events. It may be necessary to mention the purpose of other marketing communications at the point that we collect that information. We send this information and materials to you where you have consented to receive such information or materials, or where we have another lawful basis to do so to the extent required by law.

Personal information of Children

Our Site is intended for ages 18 and older.  We do not intend to or knowingly collect personal information from children.

Sharing Your Information

We will not sell your personal information to other companies and we will not share it with other companies for them to use without your consent.

We may collect and use aggregated and non-personal information.  We may share this aggregate information and non-personal information with unaffiliated third parties, such as business partners, manufacturers, distributors and retailers, in a form in which the shared information will not contain nor be linked to any personal information.

Obtaining Your Consent

Where our use of your personal information requires your consent, you can provide such consent:

  • at the time we collect your personal information following the instructions provided; or

  • by informing us by e-mail, post or phone using the contact details set out in this Policy.

Please note that if you specifically consent to additional uses of your personal information, we may use your personal information in a manner consistent with that consent.

Third Party Links and Services

Our Site contain links to third party websites and services. Please remember that when you use a link to go from our Site to another website or you request a service from a third party, this Policy no longer applies.

Your browsing and interaction on any other websites, or your dealings with any other third-party service provider, is subject to that website’s or third party service provider’s own rules and policies. We do not monitor, control, or endorse the privacy practices of any third parties.

This Site may integrate with social networking services.  You understand that we do not control such services and are not liable for the manner in which they operate.  While we may provide you with the ability to use such services in connection with our Site, we are doing so merely as an accommodation and, like you, are relying upon those third-party services to operate properly and fairly.

This Policy does not apply to these third-party websites and third party service providers.

Opt Out and Unwanted Communications

To opt-out of any future promotional or marketing communications or any other communications from us, you should send a request to us at the contact information in the section entitled CONTACT.  We will process your request within a reasonable time after receipt.  Please note that if you opt out in this manner, certain aspects of this Site may no longer be available to you.

Confidentiality and Security of Your Personal Information

We are committed to keeping the personal information you provide to us secure and we will take reasonable precautions to protect your personal information from loss, misuse or alteration.

Our Cookie Policy

We use cookies and similar technologies to collect personal information from the computer or other device you use to access the Site. “Cookies” are pieces of information that may be placed on your device for the purpose of collecting data to facilitate and enhance your communication and interaction with our Site.  We may also allow certain third parties to place cookies as described below.

We use cookies and other technologies on all our sites to ensure the best possible experience on our Site. These uses include:

  • We use analytical cookies to recognize and count users of our Site, measure the effectiveness of our content, and understand how visitors use our Site.  We currently use Google Analytics for this purpose.

  • We may place, or allow a third party to place, functional cookies to make a website easier to use, such as cookies that maintain a user’s session.

You can review your Internet browser settings to exercise choices you have for certain cookies. If you disable or delete certain cookies in your Internet browser settings, you might not be able to access or use important functions or features of this Sites, and you may be required to re-enter your log-in details.

To learn more about the use of cookies for Google analytics, please visit the Google Analytics Opt-Out Brower Add-on at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/

Changes to this Privacy Policy

 We may make changes to this Policy from time to time.  This Site includes a date on which it was last updated.

To ensure that you are always aware of how we use your personal information, we will update this Policy from time to time to reflect any changes to our use of your personal information. We encourage you to review this Policy periodically to be informed of how we use your personal information.

How Long Do We Keep Your Personal Information?

 We retain personal information only for as long as is necessary for the purposes described in this Policy, after which it is deleted from our systems.

Recourse Enforcement and Liability

You may file a complaint concerning our processing of your personal information. We will take steps to remedy issues arising out of any alleged failure to comply with this Policy. You may contact us as specified below about complaints regarding our personal information handling practices.

CONTACT DETAILS

For questions or concerns about this Policy, or to ask questions or express concerns about our collection, management and processing of personal information, Consumers may contact one of the contacts listed below.

Contact:

Jessica Ahlborn

Email: jessahlborn@gmail.com