PRIVACY POLICY

Introduction

http://smartpersonaldevelopment.com (“us,” “we,” “our,” or “Company”) is committed to respecting the privacy rights of its visitors and users of this blog, referred to herein as “this website”. We created this Privacy Policy to give you confidence as you visit and use this website, and to demonstrate a commitment to fair information practices and the protection of privacy.

I. If You are Located In the EU

A. What personal information do we collect from you?

Personal data is information that can be used to identify you such as your name, IP address, and email address. As a business, we collect personal data from you in a number of ways including:

(1.) Opt-In to Newsletter, eBook, and Free Resources: Your name and email address.

(2.) Submitted Comments: Your name and email address.

B. What is the purpose of processing your personal data?

We collect the information above for the following purposes.

(1.) Opt-In to Newsletter, eBook, and Free Resources: To provide you with information on blogging and the topic in general.

(2.) Submitted Comments: To allow access to the comments section and provide the opportunity to engage with the blog and its community.

C. What legal basis do we have for collecting and processing your information?

Websites must have a legal basis for collecting information from individuals located in the European Union. Our legal basis for each of the ways we collect information from you is as follows. Please note where consent forms the basis, you can withdraw consent at any time by contacting Jessica Lindgren opting out of any email message using the “unsubscribe” link.

(1.) Opt-In to Newsletter, eBook, and free resources: We will ask for your consent first.

(2.) Submitting Questions: We have an allowed legitimate interest in providing a response to your questions and need to use your data to do so. We will not use the data for other purposes.

“Legitimate interests” for processing your personal information exist where you submit the information with an expectation that it will be processed and there is no undue impact on you. If you disagree or have questions, please contact Ben Cummings at bpc@sblogwithben.com and we will cease the processing of your data under this legal basis.

D. Who has access to the data we collect?

We process and access to the data we collect from you. However, we use third parties to assist us with processing your personal data including the following categories of recipients:

Email Marketing Software Management

These third parties are prohibited from utilizing, sharing or retaining your personal data for any purpose other than we dictate.

E. Cookies and similar technologies

This site uses cookies and similar technologies to track particular aspects of you and other people who visit us. This tracking is done to provide us with information on how people move about the site, what is of interest to them and what is not, how our marketing is performing, and incidental items such as what percentage of users access the site from a personal computer versus a mobile phone. You may block most cookies by adjusting your browser settings as well as responding to the cookie consent notice that appears when you visit this site. To learn more about this technology, please visit our Cookie Policy.

F. How long do we keep your data?

We keep your personal data for different periods of time depending on the reason it was gathered in the first place.

(1.) Opt-In to Newsletter, eBook, free resources, and comments: Indefinitely or until the user unsubscribes, deletes the comment, or asks to export/remove data.

If a legal claim arises involving your data, we will store and disclose that data until the matter has resolved.

G. Your right to ask for corrections, erasure, and export of your data

You have the right to control your personal data. Specifically, you have the following rights:

The right to be informed: We are informing you now with this policy.
The right of access: We’ll provide you with the data we have about you.
The right to rectification: Request we fix incorrect data about you.
The right to erasure: Request we erase certain data about you.
The right to restrict processing: Ask us to restrict certain type of processing of your personal information.
The right to data portability: Ask us to provide your personal data we have for export.
The right to object: Object to how we use your data.

Rights in relation to automated decision making and profiling: We don’t profile you, but keep in mind you have this right with other sites.

To exercise any of these rights, please contact Correia93vbus@gmail.com with your request.

Non-EU Visitors

What information do we collect?

We collect information from you when you register on our site or subscribe to our newsletter.

When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your: name or e-mail address. You may, however, visit our site anonymously.

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on your site. Google’s use of the DART cookie enables it to serve ads to your users based on their visit to your sites and other sites on the Internet. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy.

What do we use your information for?

Any of the information we collect from you may be used in one of the following ways:

a. To personalize your experience (your information helps us to better respond to your individual needs).

b. To improve our website (we continually strive to improve our website offerings based on the information and feedback we receive from you).

c. To improve customer service (your information helps us to more effectively respond to your customer service requests and support needs).

d. To administer a contest, promotion, survey or other site feature.

e. To send periodic emails.

The email address you provide for order processing, will only be used to send you information and updates pertaining to your order.

Note: If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, we include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email.

How do we protect your information?

We implement a variety of security measures to maintain the safety of your personal information when you enter, submit, or access your personal information.

Do we use cookies?

Yes (Cookies are small files that a site or its service provider transfers to your computers hard drive through your Web browser (if you allow) that enables the sites or service providers systems to recognize your browser and capture and remember certain information.

Do we disclose any information to outside parties?

We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information. This does not include trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others rights, property, or safety. However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

Third party links

Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.

California Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

Because we value your privacy we have taken the necessary precautions to be in compliance with the California Online Privacy Protection Act. We therefore will not distribute your personal information to outside parties without your consent.

Do Not Track Signals

We do not currently honor “do not track” signals issued by browsers or other third party sources.

Third Party Tracking: As a matter of transparency, we’ve decided to disclose to you whether third parties can acquire and track your personally identifiable information through our website. Google and other sites listed below can track you through this Site as we use their services for social media and infrastructure purposes. Google participates in the NIA opt out program. You can visit this link to no longer be tracked by Google and Google properties such as Google Plus. You can also visit the following sites to read their privacy policies and how they track individuals across the web:

Facebook
LinkedIn
Twitter
YouTube

You can use programs such as Privacy Badger to further control the collection of information regarding you online.

California Eraser Law

We comply with the California eraser law. To the extent you are a minor and wish to have any content you’ve posted to the Site removed, please contact us using the Contact link in the footer of the Site to make the request. Please note the removal of this content from the Site does not mean it will be removed from the web as search engines, archive websites and other platforms may have copied the content in question.

Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act Compliance

We are in compliance with the requirements of COPPA (Childrens Online Privacy Protection Act), we do not collect any information from anyone under 13 years of age. Our website, products and services are all directed to people who are at least 13 years old or older.

Online Privacy Policy Only

This online privacy policy applies only to information collected through our website and not to information collected offline.

Your Consent

By using our site, you consent to our web site privacy policy.

Changes to our Privacy Policy

If we decide to change our privacy policy, we will post those changes on this page.

This policy was last modified on May 25, 2018.

If you have any questions or concerns, please submit them via our contact page here.