Privacy and Data Use Policy

Privacy and Data Use Policy

Book Club Sign-Up Form
J.R. Collins Author will use the information you provide on this form to be in touch with you and to provide updates and marketing. You can change your mind at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the footer of any email you receive from us, or by contacting us at joecollins@jrcollinsauthor.com.
We use MailChimp as our marketing automation platform. By submitting this form, you acknowledge that the information you provide will be transferred to MailChimp for processing in accordance with their Privacy Policy and Terms. You can check out their own GDPR policy here.
 
Contact Form
Email addresses of people who have emailed me or submitted through the contact form and to whom I have replied are automatically saved in my email service accounts to facilitate user initiated interaction and are not used beyond the intended purpose. They may also occasional be forwarded from my Website by my Hosting Company GoDaddy are transferred to my Website Administrator for site functionality analysis only. By submitting this form, you are agreeing to this usage policy.
 
Cookies
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. These cookies, while kept as anonymous as possible, might be able to identify the user or the user’s behaviors over time. We do not share this information with third parties except where explicitly stated in our privacy and data usage policy. You can opt out of cookie usage at any time, but doing so may reduce the quality of your experience on our site.
 
Shopping Cart
Email addresses, postal addresses (for physical items) and names of people who have bought something from my website and orders submitted through my shopping cart are processed by Ecwid.com which is securely password-protected.
 
Other Data Collection and Usage
We may collect anonymous user data from time to time to improve our website. Any such data is kept only long enough to serve that purpose and is only accessed on a strict need to know basis.
 
Data Sharing
Unless explicitly mentioned elsewhere in this policy, any information collected is not shared with third parties. Information collected may be shared internally with people in my employ for the purpose of conducting business on my behalf and is only shared on a need to know basis with the minimum amount of information needed being shared.
 
Data Removal and Permission Revocation
You may contact us at any time through email at joecollins@jrcollinsauthor.com or through the contact form and formally request that your data be removed from our control. Every effort will be made to comply with such a request.