By visiting CarolAnneStrange.com and / or using the content / publications / services provided, you agree to the following terms and conditions:
CarolAnneStrange.com is committed to protecting your personal data and privacy.
What personal data we collect and why we collect it
When you use our services, we may process personal data, which may include but not necessarily be limited to your name, email and web address. Information about your computer browser, software, and IP internet connection address may also be collected to improve your experience of using this website.
This site may store information about you using cookies (files which are sent by this site to your computer or other access device) which can be accessed when you visit our site in future. Cookies are used to retain user preferences, store information such as shopping carts, and provide anonymised tracking data to third party applications like Google Analytics, which will make your browsing experience better. You have the option to disable cookies in your browser.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year.
When you pay for any services via our website, you will use Stripe or PayPal, which are our secure payment processors accessed via a secure SSL connection. Stripe and PayPal accept a variety of payments and are established and trusted transaction handlers. CarolAnneStrange.com does not hold any credit or debit card details on our servers.
The personal data you supply – your name and email address – to receive the newsletter is held securely by the email provider. We use Substack to manage the email list. This is a third-party provider, which may collect and process your data using industry standard technologies to help monitor and improve the newsletter. All subscribers are opted in to receive the newsletter. You can unsubscribe from the newsletter by clicking on the unsubscribe link provided at the end of each newsletter or by request by email.
We will never share your data with any third party and will never sell this data to any third party. We take your privacy seriously and will never use your information to contact you other than for the purpose of sending you news.
When visitors leave comments on the site (if commenting is made available) we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.
We may use third-party advertising companies to serve ads when you visit our website or receive our email. These companies may use aggregated information (not including your name, email address) about your visits to this and other sites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to you.
Embedded content from other websites
Articles on this site or in our newsletter may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.
How Your Personal Data is Stored and Used
The personal data you supply (such as name, email address) is stored securely on our hosting company’s server, and is used to provide you with our services.
Any payment details that you provide via this website will be encrypted using SSL technology. We do not hold your payment card or account details, and all payments are made securely via PayPal.
Be aware that the transmission of information over the internet can not be guaranteed to be completely secure. We will do our best to ensure that your personal data is protected although cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to the website. Therefore you send personal data at your own risk.
We will not sell your personal data, and will only disclose personal data to a third party only if we have a legal obligation to do so.
How long we retain your data
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.
For users that register on our website, we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see and ask to edit or delete their personal information at any time. Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
What rights you have over your data
You can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. We will charge the statutory fee, usually £10, for dealing with your request. You can also request that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
These statutory rights are qualified by exceptions and exemptions in the legislation. You can learn more about your rights from the Information Commissioner, who regulates data protection and privacy for the United Kingdom at www.ico.gov.uk
TERMS & CONDITIONS
Copyright and Intellectual Property
The Site and Service contain intellectual property (words and images) owned by CarolAnneStrange.com (unless stated otherwise) including copyrights, proprietary information, and other intellectual property. You may not modify, publish, transmit, participate in the transfer or sale of, create derivative works from, distribute, display, reproduce or perform, or in any way exploit in any format whatsoever any of the Site or Service Content or intellectual property, in whole or in part, without our prior written consent. You are free to quote from the pages on this website with credit given to Carol Anne Strange and a hyperlink back to the original page.
We may sometimes use affiliate links. This means if you decide to make a purchase upon following the link, we will receive a small sales commission.
All the information on this website and in the email and associated content is opinion and for entertainment purposes. It is published in good faith for general information only. We do not make any warranties about the reliability and accuracy of this information. Any action you take upon the information provided is strictly at your own risk. Carol Anne Strange and associates are not liable for any losses, damages or problems in connection with the use of information provided.
From our website and email, you can visit other websites by following hyperlinks. While we strive to provide links to authentic and ethical websites / ventures, we have no control over the content and nature of these sites / ventures and the links to such sites / ventures do not imply approval for all the content / services they provide. Carol Anne Strange and associates are not responsible for any transactions or the nature of your experience of using these websites / ventures.
The terms are subject to change without notice and was last updated on 18 April 2021. If you have any questions about these terms, please make contact.