Effective July 25, 2018
The term “personal information” is data about an individual who can be identified from that data, or from that data and other information to which we have access. Personal information is usually your name in combination with another identifier, such as date of birth, address or credit card number.
We will collect personal information when you subscribe to the Site, visit the Site, contact Us, comment or otherwise participate on the Site, or voluntarily provide personal information to Us.
What Personal Information Do We Collect?
1. The Personal Information We Collect and Use
1.1 Information Collected by Us. In the course of operating the Site and the blog hosted thereon We collect the following personal information when you provide it to Us:
· subscriber names and e-mail addresses; and
· information you may provide to Us in the “Contact” section of the Site.
1.2 Information Collected from Other Sources. At this time, we do not obtain personal information from other sources.
1.3 How we use your personal information. We use your personal information to:
· provide communications and notifications to Site subscribers, including regarding Site updates and blog posts;
· To send you important notices regarding the Site;
· To keep you apprised regarding products, appearances, events or services offered or held by Us, whether on or off the Site; and
· To improve the effectiveness of the Site and its content.
Information That Is Automatically Collected When You Visit the Site
We automatically gather information when you browse or view the Site. This log data may include your browser type (e.g., Chrome, Safari or Internet Explorer), your domain, the Internet Protocol (IP) address assigned to your computer (or the unique device ID of your mobile device), the date and time of your visits and the pages on the Site.
Most browsers are set to accept cookies automatically. You can set your browser to decline all cookies automatically or to prompt you for a response each time a cookie is offered. You should be able manage how your mobile device and mobile browser share location information with Us, as well as how your mobile browser handles cookies and related technologies, by adjusting your mobile device’s privacy and security settings.
We also use, or may in the future use, Google Analytics on the Site, to provide us with statistics and other information about visitors to the Site.
With Whom Do We Share Your Personal Information?
We will not share your personal information with others, except as described herein or after we inform you and give you an opportunity to opt out of having your personal information shared.
If you subscribe to the Site, We share personal information to MailChimp and Google Feedburner in connection with administering your subscriptions. Personal information may be shared with Google Analytics if used by Us. You hereby consent to the providing of personal information to such third parties.
How Do We Protect Your Personal Information?
We maintain a variety of security measures. No system can be completely secure, so We do not promise, and you should not expect, that your personal information, searches, or other communications will always remain secure.
Access to Personal Information
You can ask us for the personal information We possess, so that you can determine if it is inaccurate or if you want it deleted, provided We not required to retain it by law or for legitimate business purposes.
We may decline to process requests that are frivolous/vexatious, jeopardize the privacy of others, are extremely impractical, or for which access is not otherwise required by local law. Access, correction, or deletion requests can be made by contacting Us as follows: firstname.lastname@example.org or PO Box 380525, Cambridge MA 02238.
Important Note for EU Users
Information submitted by you will be stored, processed, and used by Us and Our third party service providers (MailChimp, Google Feedburner and Google Analytics) who help Us to deliver Our content and operate the Site and Our business.
Third Party Links
The Site may have links or be linked to other sites We do not own, control or maintain. We are not responsible for and make no representations or warranties about the privacy practices of those sites. We recommend that you check the privacy policies of other sites and contact the operator if you have concerns or questions.
We do not intend to collect, use or disclose personal information from anyone under the age of 16 without verifiable parental consent. If you are under 16 years old, you are not allowed to use the Site. If We learn that We have collected personal information from anyone under the age of 16, We will take steps to delete the information as soon as possible.
Privacy Rights of California Residents
If you are a California resident, you may have the right to request and receive certain information about a company’s disclosure of your personal information to third parties for their own direct marketing use, and your choices with respect to such disclosures.
Because We do not share your personal information with third parties for their own direct marketing use unless you are first given the opportunity to opt-in or out, We are exempt from this requirement. If you still wish to learn more about Our compliance with this requirement, please contact Us at email@example.com or PO Box 380525, Cambridge MA 02238.
Hosting of Data in the United States
Changes to our Privacy Statement
Opting Out of Communications
You may opt-out of receiving emails by clicking the "unsubscribe" link at the bottom of any email you receive from Us or through your MailChimp account. If you are having difficulty unsubscribing using the above methods, please contact Us at firstname.lastname@example.org or PO Box 380525, Cambridge MA 02238.