Thank you for visiting my website. This policy explains how, what, and why I collect information when you visit my site, or when you subscribe to my electronic newsletter. It also explains the specific ways I use and disclose that information. I take your privacy extremely seriously, and I will never sell, rent, or divulge your information to any other parties.
I do not have any affiliate links, nor do I advertise any other products for sale on my website, other than my own books.
Personal Identification Information:
I may collect Personal Identification Information from Users when they opt to subscribe to my electronic newsletter, or when they choose to comment on this Site. In those instances, Users may be asked for their first name and email address. Users may, however, visit my website anonymously. I will collect Personal Identification Information from Users only if they voluntarily submit such information, i.e. if they positively opt-in to subscribe to my newsletter via a double opt-in mechanism. (An email is sent to the subscriber to confirm subscription).
All Personal Identification Information collected from my Users is never shared with any third parties.
Non-Personal Identification Information:
I may collect Non-Personal Identification Information about Users whenever they interact with my site. Non-Personal Identification Information may include the browser name, IP address, technical information about Users' means of connection to my Site, (e.g. desktop or mobile), the pages of the website they visit, the time and date of the visit, and the time spent on the Site.
How I Use Collected Information:
I may collect and use Users' information (both Personal and Non-Personal) for the following purposes: To run and operate this website, to tailor content on this Site to best suit its Users interests, to send information to Users which they agreed to receive via electronic newsletters, to contact Users via email to notify them that they have won a contest run on this Site. If you are a newsletter subscriber and no longer wish to be contacted by me, please unsubscribe directly from that newsletter (the unsubscribe link is provided at the bottom of each and every newsletter) or contact me via email to update or delete your data.
How I Protect Information:
All Personal Identification Information about my Users is stored and protected by The Rocket Science Group LLC (MailChimp). MailChimp takes reasonable and appropriate measures to protect Personal Identification Information from loss, misuse and unauthorised access, disclosure, alteration and destruction, taking into account the risks involved in the processing and the nature of the Personal Identification Information.
Sharing Your Personal Information:
I do not and never will sell, trade, rent or divulge Personal Identification Information about my Users to others.
If a User decides to subscribe to my mailing list, they will receive emails which may include book news, updates, book recommendations, Arc copies etc. I use MailChimp as a third party service provider to help me send newsletters to my subscribers.
Your Acceptance of These Terms: