privacy policy

 
 

I am committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.

The policy explains when and why I collect personal information about people who visit my website, how I use it, the conditions under which I may disclose it to others and how I keep it secure.

Any questions regarding this policy and privacy practices should be sent by email to acodrearado [at] gmail.com

How do I collect information from you?

I obtain information about you in the following ways:

Information you give directly

For example, I may obtain information about you when you sign up to receive my weekly newsletter.

When you visit this website

I automatically collect the following information:

  • technical information, including the type of device you’re using, the IP address, browser and operating system being used to connect your computer to the internet. 

  • information about your visit to this website, for example I collect information about pages you visit and how you navigate the website, i.e. length of visits to certain pages, products and services you viewed and searched for, referral sources (e.g. how you arrived at my website).

I collect and use your personal information by using cookies on my website – more information on cookies can be found here.

What type of information is collected from you?

The personal information I collect, store and use might include:

  • your name and contact details (including postal address, email address and telephone number) 

  • information about your activities on my website and about the device used to access it, for instance your IP address and geographical location

  • any other personal information shared with me

Data protection laws recognise certain categories of personal information as sensitive and therefore requiring greater protection, for example information about your health, ethnicity and religion.

How and why is your information used?

I may use your information for a number of different purposes, which may include:

  • providing you with the services, products or information you asked for

  • keeping a record of your relationship with me

  • seeking your views or comments on the services I provide

  • notifying you of changes to my services

  • sending you communications which you have requested and that may be of interest to you

How long is your information kept for?

I keep your information for no longer than is necessary for the purposes it was collected for, The length of time I retain your personal information for is determined by operational and legal considerations.  

Who has access to your information?

I do not sell or rent your information to third parties.

I do not share your information with third parties for marketing purposes.

However, I may disclose your information to third parties in order to achieve the other purposes set out in this policy. These third parties may include:

Third parties working on my behalf: I may pass your information to my third party service providers for the purposes of completing tasks and providing services to you on my behalf (for example, Squarespace to host this website and Mailchimp to send my newsletter). However, when I use these third parties, I disclose only the personal information that is necessary to deliver the services and I have a contract in place that requires them to keep your information secure and prevents them from using it for their own direct marketing purposes.

You can read the Squarespace privacy policy here and the Mailchimp policy here.