Policy key definitions:
PROCESSING OF YOUR PERSONAL DATA: Under the GDPR I will only control and/or process any personal information about you electronically using the following lawful bases
Lawful basis: Consent
Lawful basis: Contract
Lawful basis: Legitimate interests
If, as determined by me, the lawful basis upon which I process your personal information changes, I will notify you about the change and any new lawful basis to be used if required. I will stop processing your personal information if the lawful basis used is no longer relevant.
YOUR INDIVIDUAL RIGHTS
Under the GDPR your rights are as follows:
You also have the right to complain to the ICO [www.ico.org.uk] if you feel there is a problem with the way I am handling your data.
I handle subject access requests in accordance with the GDPR.
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DATA SECURITY & PROTECTION
I ensure the security of any personal information I hold by using secure data storage technologies and precise procedures in how I store, access and manage that information. My methods meet the GDPR compliance requirement.
TRANSPARENT PRIVACY PROTECTIONS
I have provided some further explanations about user privacy and the way i use this website to help promote a transparent and honest user privacy methodology.
SPONSORED LINKS, AFFILIATE TRACKING & COMMISSIONS
Clicking on any adverts, sponsored or affiliate links may track your actions by using a cookie saved to your device. You can read more about cookies on this website above. Your actions are usually recorded as a referral from my website by this cookie. In most cases I may earn a very small commission from the advertiser or advertising partner, at no cost to you, whether you make a purchase on their website or not.
I may in future use advertising partners in these ways to help generate an income from the website, which allows me to continue my work and provide you with the best overall experience and valued information.
If you have any concerns about this I suggest you do not click on any adverts, sponsored or affiliate links found throughout the website.
EMAIL MARKETING MESSAGES & SUBSCRIPTION
Under the GDPR I will use the consent lawful basis for anyone subscribing to my newsletter or marketing mailing list. I will only collect certain data about you, as detailed in the "Processing of your personal data" above. Any email marketing messages I may send are done so through an EMS, email marketing service provider. An EMS is a third party service provider of software / applications that allows marketers to send out email marketing campaigns to a list of users.
Email marketing messages that I may send may contain tracking beacons / tracked clickable links or similar server technologies in order to track subscriber activity within email marketing messages. Where used, such marketing messages may record a range of data such as; times, dates, I.P addresses, opens, clicks, forwards, geographic and demographic data. Such data, within its limitations will show the activity each subscriber made for that email campaign.
Any email marketing messages I may send are in accordance with the GDPR and the PECR. I will provide you with an easy method to withdraw your consent (unsubscribe) or manage your preferences / the information we hold about you at any time. See any marketing messages for instructions on how to unsubscribe or manage your preferences