Effective Date: 02 day of August, 2022
This statement provides general information about the Privacy Statement of this website.
If you are under 18 years of age, please be sure to read this Privacy Statement with your parents or guardian and ask them questions about what you do not understand.Your use of this service constitutes acceptance by you of this Privacy Statement.helenalind.com ( “we”, “our” and “us”.) has created this privacy statement (“Statement”) in order to demonstrate its firm commitment to the privacy of the details that you provide to us when using helenalind.com “collectively “the website”), as the data controller for the purposes of the relevant U.K. Data protection law, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), the California Online Privacy Protection Act (CALOPPA), 2003 and the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2016.
We are committed to maintaining the trust and confidence of all visitors to our website. In particular, we want you to know that the website is not in the business of selling, renting or trading email lists with other companies and businesses for marketing purposes. We believe your business is no one else’s. Your Privacy is important to you and to us. So, we’ll protect the information you share with us. To protect your privacy, we follow different principles in accordance with worldwide practices for customer privacy and data protection.
(a) Personal information you disclose to usWe collect personal information that you provide to us such as name, and contact information (Email Addresses). We collect personal information that you voluntarily provide to us when expressing an interest in obtaining information about our services, when participating in activities on our website or otherwise contacting us. The personal information that we collect depends on the context of your interactions with us and our website, the choices you make and the products and features you use.
The personal information we collect can include the following:
Name and Contact Data. We collect your first and last name and email address.
(b) Information automatically collected
Some information–such as IP address and/or browser and device characteristics–is collected automatically when you visit our website. We automatically collect certain information when you visit, use or navigate our website. This information does not reveal your specific identity (like your name or contact information) but may include device and usage information, such as your IP address, browser and device characteristics, operating system, language preferences, referring URLs, device name, country, location, information about how and when you use our website and other technical information. This information is primarily needed to maintain the security and operation our website, and for our internal analytics and reporting purposes.
We process your information for purposes based on legitimate business interests, the fulfillment of our contract with you, compliance with our legal obligations, and/or your consent. We use personal information collected via our website for a variety of business purposes described below. We process your personal information for these purposes in reliance on our legitimate business interests, in order to enter into or perform a contract with you, with your consent, and/or for compliance with our legal obligations. We indicate the specific processing grounds we rely on next to each purpose listed below.
We use the information we collect or receive:
To send you informational communications. We may use the personal information you send to us for the purposes of sending you informational emails or newsletters. You can opt-out of our informational communications at any time.
Request feedback. We may use your information to request feedback and to contact you about your use of our website.
For other business purposes. We may use your information for other Business Purposes, such as data analysis, identifying usage trends, determining the effectiveness of our promotional campaigns, and to evaluate and improve our website, articles, and your experience.
We only share information with your consent, to comply with laws, to protect your rights, or to fulfill business obligations.
We may process or share data based on the following legal basis:Consent: We may process your data if you have given us specific consent to use your personal information in a specific purpose.
Legitimate Interests: We may process your data when it is reasonably necessary to achieve our legitimate business interests.
Performance of a Contract: Where we have entered into a contract with you, we may process your personal information to fulfill the terms of our contract.
Legal Obligations: We may disclose your information where we are legally required to do so in order to comply with applicable law, governmental requests, a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process, such as in response to a court order or subpoena (including in response to public authorities to meet national security or law enforcement requirements).
Vital Interests: We may disclose your information where we believe it is necessary to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding potential violations of our policies, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the safety of any person and illegal activities, or as evidence in litigation in which we are involved.
More specifically, we may need to process your data or share your personal information in the following situations:
Vendors, Consultants and Other Third-Party Service Providers. We may share your data with third-party vendors, service providers, contractors or agents who perform services for us or on our behalf and require access to such information to do that work. Examples include: payment processing, data analysis, email delivery, hosting services, customer service and marketing efforts. We may allow selected third parties to use tracking technology on our website, which will enable them to collect data about how you interact with our website over time. This information may be used to, among other things, analyze and track data, determine the popularity of certain content and better understand online activity. Unless described in this Policy, we do not share, sell, rent or trade any of your information with third parties for their promotional purposes.
Business Transfers. We may share or transfer your information in connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of company assets, financing, or acquisition of all or a portion of our business to another company.
We only share information with the following third parties. We only share and disclose your information with the following third parties. We have described each party so that you may easily understand the purpose of our data collection and processing practices. If we have processed your data based on your consent and you wish to revoke your consent, please contact us via the contact form here.
Google Analytics and other Google services
Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google utilizes the data collected to track and examine the use of our website, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services. Google may use the data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
We aim to protect your personal information through a system of organizational and technical security measures. We have implemented appropriate technical and organizational security measures designed to protect the security of any personal information we process. However, please also remember that we cannot guarantee that the Internet itself is 100% secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal information, transmission of personal information to and from our website is at your own risk. You should only access the services within a secure environment.
We do not knowingly collect data from or market to children under 18 years of age. We do not knowingly solicit data from or market to children under 18 years of age. By using the website, you represent that you are at least 18 or that you are the parent or guardian of such a minor and consent to such minor dependent’s use of the website. If we learn that personal information from users less than 18 years of age has been collected, we will take reasonable measures to promptly delete such data from our records. If you become aware of any data we have collected from children under age18, please contact us via the contact form here.
In some regions, such as the European Economic Area, you have rights that allow you greater access to and control over your personal information. You may review, change, or request deletion of your data at any time.In some regions (like the European Economic Area), where the GDPR is applicable, you have certain rights under applicable data protection laws.
These may include;
Right to access. You may obtain from us the confirmation as to whether or not personal data concerning you is being processed and get an access to such personal data. You are entitled to view, amend, or delete the personal information that we hold. Email your request to our data protection office via the contact form here, and we will work with you to remove any of your personal data we may have.
Right to rectify your inaccurate Personal Information and to have incomplete personal data completed, including by means of providing a supplementary statement;
Right to erase your Personal Information. Please note that a request to erase your Personal Information will also terminate your account on the Site. We will automatically and without undue delay erase your Personal Information when it is no longer necessary in relation to the purposes for which it was collected or otherwise processed;
Right to restrict processing of your Personal Information;
Right to data portability. You may obtain from us the personal data concerning you and which you have provided to us and transmit it to another Personal Information Controller;
Right to object to processing of Your Personal Information;
Right to withdraw your consent to the usage of your Personal Information at any time;
Yes, if you area resident of California, you are granted specific rights regarding access to your personal information.
California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) grants California residents the following rights with regard to their personal data (taken from CCPA Fact Sheet):
The right to know what personal information is collected, used, shared or sold, both as to the categories and specific pieces of personal information.
The right to delete personal information held by businesses and by extension, a business’s service provider.
The right to opt-out of sale of personal information.
Consumers are able to direct a business that sells personal information to stop selling that information. Children under the age of 16 must provide opt-in consent, with a parent or guardian consenting for children under 13.
The right to non-discrimination in terms of price or service when a consumer exercises a privacy right under CCPA.If you are a resident of California, and have submitted data with the Sites or have used the Sites, you have the right to request removal of unwanted data that you publicly post on the Sites.
To request removal of such data, please contact us using the contact information provided below, and include the email address associated with your account and a statement that you reside in California.
We will make sure the data is not publicly displayed on the Sites, but please be aware that the data may not be completely or comprehensively removed from our systems.
If you have questions or comments about this policy, you may contact us via the contact form here.