Privacy Policy

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Our Privacy Policy

It is my policy to respect your privacy regarding any information I may collect from you or which you may provide to me, in the circumstances set out below. Accordingly, I have developed this privacy policy in order for you to understand how I collect, use, communicate, disclose, safeguard and otherwise make use of your personally identifiable information (“Personal Data”). I will only collect and use your Personal Data where:


• I have lawful grounds to do so, including to comply with our legal obligations; 

• I am performing a contract with you for our 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, Christie Logan, am the “data controller”. If you have any questions about this policy or about how I use your Personal Data, please contact us via our contact details at the end of this policy. This policy is effective as of May 16, 2018. We review our privacy practices on an ongoing basis, and as such we 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 we collect via Christie Logan's website  

Personal Data that you provide to us 

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

 Activity Types of Personal Data Collected When you sign-up to:

• receive free content, including eBooks; 

• Email address
• First name

Data that we collect automatically

We automatically collect certain information when you visit our Website – such as the type of browser and operating system you are using, and the domain name of your Internet service provider. We do not link this information with any Personal Data. We may also collect data automatically through our use of cookies on the Website. 


My mailing list provider uses cookies to collect information like: your email address, IP address, date and time you opened an email to show how many emails are opened and which links are clicked. This helps me know what information is of interest to my subscribers. If you object to the use of these cookies, you must unsubscribe from my newsletter. The link to be able to do this is in the footer of every email I send you. I also use BookFunnel and Instafreebie to give away free books. Those email addresses are collected in order to send your free read. Here is some more information about cookies and how to change settings for them in your browser from GoDaddy, my website provider.


2. Use of your Personal Data

We will only use your Personal Data when the law allows us to. Most commonly, we use your Personal Data to:

• process and manage your use of our website;

• respond to your questions, comments and requests;

• where you have opted-in to receive marketing from us, deliver communications that are relevant to your preferences / may be of interest to you;

• improve our services and Website through analysis of information.

3. Sharing of your Personal Data 

We take your privacy seriously and will not share your Personal Data with others, except as permitted by applicable law or as set out below: We share Personal Data as necessary with third parties who provide services or functions on our behalf and who require the information to provide those specific services to us. 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 we have appropriate data privacy safeguards in place with third parties with whom we share Personal Data as described above and who are providing services or functions on our behalf. 


4. Keeping your Personal Data secure 

We have implemented security policies and technical measures to safeguard the Personal Data we collect. We 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 

We 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. We review the Personal Data we hold at regular intervals and delete permanently or anonymise any Personal Data which is no longer necessary.


6. Children

This Website and our services are aimed at adults, and we do not knowingly collect any Personal Data relating to children aged under 18 years old. If you are under the age of 18, please do not provide us 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 us via email at christie@christielogan.com or via our postal address: 

• see what Personal Data we hold about you (if any), including why we are holding it and who it could be disclosed to;

• ask us to change/correct your Personal Data; 

• ask us to delete your Personal Data;

• object to the processing of your Personal Data;

• ask us to restrict the processing of your Personal Data;

• withdraw any consents you have given us to the processing of your Personal Data; and 

• express any concerns you have about third parties’ use of your Personal Data. 


8. Change of purpose 

We will only use your Personal Data for the purposes for which we collected it, unless we reasonably consider that we 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 us. If we need to use your Personal Data for an unrelated purpose, we will notify you and we will explain the legal basis which allows us to do so.


9. Contact Us

Our full details are:

Christie Logan

Email for Privacy Questions: christie@christielogan.com 

Postal Address: P.O. Box 8581 Utica NY 13505

   


Cookie Policy

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Our Use of Cookies

Cookie Policy 

BY CONTINUING TO USE OUR SITE AND SERVICES, YOU ARE AGREEING TO THE USE OF COOKIES AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES FOR THE PURPOSES WE DESCRIBE IN THIS PRIVACY POLICY. ​IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT THE USE OF COOKIES AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES, DO NOT USE THIS SITE. 

What is a cookie? 

A cookie is a simple text file that is stored on your computer or mobile device by a website’s server. Each cookie is unique to your web browser. It will contain some anonymous information such as a unique identifier and the site name and some digits and numbers. 

Most websites you visit use cookies to improve your user experience by allowing the website to ‘remember’ you, either for the duration of your visit (using a ‘session cookie’) or for repeat visits (using a ‘persistent cookie’). 

Cookies may be set by the website you are visiting (‘first party cookies’) or they may be set by other websites who run content on the page you are viewing (‘third party cookies’). 


What do cookies do? 

Cookies have lots of different jobs, like letting you navigate between pages efficiently, storing your preferences, and improving your experience of a website. Cookies make the interaction between you and the website faster and easier. If a website doesn’t use cookies, it will think you are a new visitor every time you move to a new page on the site, for example, even after you “log in,” if you move to another page it won’t recognise you and it won’t be able to keep you logged in. 


How doesChristie Logan Romance use cookies? 

This site uses different types of cookies to enhance and improve your experience. ​uses cookies for: 


Security 

We use cookies to enable and support our security features, for example: to 

authenticate Members, prevent 

fraudulent use of login credentials, and 

protect Member data from unauthorized parties. 


Preferences 

When you are signed in to your account, 

cookies help us display the correct 

information and personalize your 

experience, by providing you with 

features, insights, and customized content. 

They can also help you fill out forms more easily, e.g., RFI forms. 


Loss of the information stored in a 

preference cookie may make the Site 

experience less functional, but should not prevent it from working. 


Session State 

We collect information about how our 

Users and Members use and interact with the Site. This may include the pages Members visit most often and when and where Members get error messages. We use these “session state cookies” to help us improve our Site and Services. 


Blocking or deleting these cookies will not prevent the Site from working. 


Analytics 

These cookies help us learn how our Site performs in different locations. 

We use cookies to understand and improve our Services and features. 


What third-party cookies does Christie Logan Romanceuse? 

Trusted partners like​ GoDaddy, Mailerlite and analytics companies like Google Analytics​ may also place cookies on your device. Please read our partners' privacy policies (linked below) to ensure that you're comfortable with how they use cookies. We've also provided links to opt out of their services, if you'd like. 

GoDaddy

Mailerlite

Google Analytics
Google Analytics Opt-Out
What should you do if you don’t want cookies to be set? 

Some people find the idea of a website storing information on their computer or mobile device to be intrusive, particularly when this information is stored and used by a third party without them knowing. Although cookies are generally quite harmless, you may not, for example, want to see advertising that has been targeted to your interests using your browser history. If you prefer, you may choose to block some or all cookies, or even to delete cookies that have already been set; but you should be aware that you might lose some functions of the website. 

If you want to restrict or block the cookies that are set by our Site, or any other site, you can do so through your browser setting. The ‘Help’ function in your browser should explain how. Alternatively, you can visit ​www.aboutcookies.org,​ which contains comprehensive information on how to do this on a wide variety of browsers. You will find general information about cookies and details on how to delete cookies from your machine. 

To opt-out of third-parties collecting any data regarding your interaction on our Site, please refer to their websites for further information.