Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Newsletter:

Your privacy is very important to me! When you subscribe to my newsletter, your Personal Data will never be sold, traded, or distributed to any other third parties, and will not be used for any purpose other than to send you newsletters and periodic updates. This also goes for other information you choose to dispense to me in the ordinary course of our correspondence (i.e. if I poll subscribers or you respond to any of the questions in my newsletter privately). You are free to opt-out of receiving further emails at any time, and once you’ve done so your email will no longer be used by me for any purpose.

Log Files
Like many other Web sites, Crystal-Lacy.com  makes use of log files. These files merely logs visitors to the site – usually a standard procedure for hosting companies and a part of hosting services’s analytics. The information inside the log files includes internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, Internet Service Provider (ISP), date/time stamp, referring/exit pages, and possibly the number of clicks. This information is used to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable.

I will only collect and use your Personal Data where:

  • I have lawful grounds to do so, including to comply with my legal obligations;
  • I am performing a contract with you for my services; and
  • I have legitimate interests in using your Personal Data and your interests and fundamental rights do not override those interests.For the purposes of the EU General Data Protection Regulation ((EU) 2016/679) (“GDPR”), I, Crystal Lacy, am the “data controller”. If you have any questions about this policy or about how I use your Personal Data, please contact me via my contact details at the end of this policy.This policy is effective as of May 1624 2018. I review my privacy practices on an ongoing basis, and as such may change this privacy policy from time to time. Please check this page frequently to ensure you are familiar with its current content.

    1. Personal Data I collect via my website www.crystal-lacy.com (the“Website”)

    Personal Data that you provide to me

    I only collect Personal Data where you choose to interact with me on the Website in the following ways:

Activity

Types of Personal Data Collected

When you sign-up to:
• receive free content, including

eBooks, videos and offers;

  • Email address
  • First name
  • Last name

When you purchase a book directly from me

  • Name
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • Any Personal Data which you provide to me in the free text box of the form
  • Payment method choice (payment details are held by my payment processor, not me)

When you respond to email inquiries

(for giveaways, polls, etc.)

  • Name
  • Email address
  • Mailing Address
  • Any Personal Data which you provide to me in the free text box of the form

Data that I collect automatically

I automatically collect certain information when you visit my Website – such as the type of browser and operating system you are using, and the domain name of your Internet service provider. I do not link this information with any Personal Data.

I may also collect data automatically through the use of cookies on the Website.

 Use of your Personal Data

I will only use your Personal Data when the law allows me to. Most commonly, I use your Personal Data to:

  • process and manage your use of my website;
  • respond to your questions, comments and requests;
  • where you have opted-in to receive marketing from me, deliver communications that are relevant to your preferences / may be of interest to you;
  • improve my services and Website through analysis of information.

3. Sharing of your Personal Data

I take your privacy seriously and will not share your Personal Data with others, except as permitted by applicable law or as set out below:

I share Personal Data as necessary with third parties who provide services or functions on my behalf and who require the information to provide those specific services to me. These third parties may include social media advertising platforms such as Facebook and Google Adwords for the purpose of custom audience generation and the development of targeting criteria for other audiences. Please note that I have appropriate data privacy safeguards in place with third parties with whom I share Personal Data as described above and who are providing services or functions on my behalf.

4. Keeping your Personal Data secure

I have implemented security policies and technical measures to safeguard the Personal Data I collect. I maintain physical, electronic and procedural safeguards that comply with applicable law, including the GDPR, to safeguard Personal Data from accidental loss, destruction or damage and unauthorised access, use and disclosure.

5. Retention periods for use of your Personal Data

I will use and store your Personal Data only for as long as necessary, bearing in mind the uses of your Personal Data as described in this privacy policy and otherwise as communicated to you. I review the Personal Data I hold at regular intervals and delete permanently or anonymise any Personal Data which is no longer necessary.

6. Children

This Website and my services are aimed at adults, and I do 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 me with any of your Personal Data, including your email address.

7. Access to and control over your Personal Data

You have legal rights under applicable law in relation to your Personal Data. You can ask the following questions, or take the following actions, at any time by contacting me via email at crystal@crystal-lacy.com.

  • see what Personal Data I hold about you (if any), including why I am holding it and who it could be disclosed to;
  • ask me to change/correct your Personal Data;
  • ask me to delete your Personal Data;
  • object to the processing of your Personal Data;
  • ask me to restrict the processing of your Personal Data;
  • withdraw any consents you have given me to the processing of your Personal Data; and
  • express any concerns you have about third parties’ use of your Personal Data.

Change of Purpose

  • I will only use your Personal Data for the purposes for which I collected it, unless I reasonably consider that I need to use it for another reason and that reason is compatible with the original purpose. If you wish to have an explanation as to how the processing for the new purpose is compatible with the original purpose, please contact me.
  • If I need to use your Personal Data for an unrelated purpose, I will notify you and will explain the legal basis which allows me to do so.