MARIE LONG (www.MarieLongAuthor.com)
Last updated: June 14, 2018
Collection of personal information
“Personal information” (also referred to as “Personal Data” in some jurisdictions) is any information that can be used to identify you or that This Website can link to you.
Data you provide to This Website:
Marie Long only collects Personal Data where you choose to interact with This Website in the following ways:
- Use the online Contact Forms: When you contact Marie Long using the contact form provided on This Website, you provide your name and e-mail address. You may further choose to provide additional information in the free text box.
Data This Website collects automatically:
MarieLongAuthor.com uses tracking cookies and conversion pixels from vendors such as Google, Facebook, and Pinterest to present special offers to you for Marie Long’s books over the Google Content Network and via social networks. This means you may see an ad for Marie Long’s books as a result of visiting This Website. Your personally identifiable information is not used by any remarketing service other than to present you special offers from Marie Long.
Cookies and similar tools
This Website uses browser cookies and similar technologies (collectively, “cookies”) to collect and store certain information when you use, access or interact with This Website.
How this website uses the information it collects
(a) Sending newsletter/marketing emails – With your permission, Marie Long will provide you with the most up-to-date information about author Marie Long’s products, sales, services, and other information that might be of interest to you when you sign up for the Marie Long’s newsletter. You may unsubscribe from the newsletters at any time.
Legal bases for using your personal information
There are different legal bases that This Website relies on to use your personal information, namely:
Third party websites
This Website may contain links to other websites not owned or controlled by Marie Long. Marie Long is not responsible for their privacy policies or practices, and encourages you to be aware of these other third-party websites and their privacy statements.
This Website and its services are aimed at adults, and it does not knowingly collect any Personal Data relating to children aged under 15 years old. If you are under the age of 15, please do not provide This Website with any of your Personal Data, including your email address.
Security and data retention
This Website deploys administrative, technical, and physical safeguards designed to safeguard the information that it collects. Marie Long evaluates these safeguards on an ongoing basis to help minimize risks from new security threats as they become known.
This Website maintains physical, electronic and procedural safeguards that comply with applicable law, including the GDPR, to safeguard Personal Data from accidental loss, destruction or damage and unauthorized access, use and disclosure.
However, no information system can be 100% secure. So, This Website cannot guarantee the absolute security of your information. Moreover, This Website is not responsible for the security of information you transmit to to This Website over networks that it does not control, including the Internet and wireless networks.
This Website retains the information collected via Mailerlite (newsletter service) and Gmail (email service) until such time as you choose to request your data to be permanently removed.
Sharing of your Personal Data
This Website takes your privacy seriously and will not share your Personal Data with others, except as permitted by applicable law or as set out below:
This Website shares Personal Data as necessary with third parties who provide services or functions on Marie Long’s behalf and who require the information to provide those specific services to Marie Long. These third parties may include social media advertising platforms such as Facebook, Pinterest, and Google Adwords for the purpose of custom audience generation and the development of targeting criteria for other audiences. Please note that This Website has appropriate data privacy safeguards in place with third parties with whom Marie Long shares Personal Data as described above and who are providing services or functions on Marie Long’s behalf.
Your choices and your rights
You can unsubscribe or opt-out of receiving marketing communications from Marie Long by clicking the “Unsubscribe” link at the bottom of an automatic email. You can also contact Marie Long directly at www.marielongauthor.com/contact.
You can change or update your information by contacting Marie Long at www.marielongauthor.com/contact with your request.
Consistent with legal requirements and limitations, you can also ask Marie Long:
- to see what personal information This Website holds about you;
- to erase your personal information;
- to port your personal information; and
- to restrict This Website’s use of your personal information.
Please note that Marie Long may require additional information from you in order to honor your requests.
If you would like to discuss or exercise such rights, contact Marie Long at www.marielongauthor.com/contact. Alternatively you may have a right to complain to your local data protection authority (if one exists in your country).
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How to contact Marie Long
You may contact Marie Long with questions about our privacy or data protection practices at www.marielongauthor.com/contact.