2. Our Commitment to Privacy
Your privacy is very important to us. To better protect your privacy we provide this notice explaining our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used. To make this notice easy to find, we make it available on every page of this website.
3. The Information We Collect
3.1. This notice applies to all information collected or submitted on this website. On some pages, you can order products, make requests, and register to receive materials. The types of personal information collected at these pages are:
- Email Address
3.2. When we collect this information, we use a double opt-in system whereby after you enter your name and email address, you are required to confirm your registration for the services via email. Every subsequent contact after this double opt-in registration gives you the option to unsubscribe. This is to protect your privacy and make sure that your correspondence with us is not the result of SPAM or Unsolicited Email. For further details on how we protect your email privacy, please read the Email Privacy section at the bottom of this page.
4. The Information We DON'T Collect
- Credit/Debit Card Information
When you purchase from this website you may be required to register with PayPal or Stripe and submit your credit/debit card details to them in order to complete payment. When you pay using PayPal or Stripe, we never see or collect your credit/debit card information.
5. The Way We Use Information
5.1. We are committed to responsible data management and subscribe to the principles of the data protection legislation within the UK. We are committed to maintaining the privacy of our users and maintaining the security of any personal information received from you. If you register for any of the services you will be asked to provide basic personal information (name and email address). The information provided by you is not available for sale or use by third parties. The information is used solely for notifying you of changes or updates to the website and its services, and the new products that we offer.
5.2. We use a technology called “cookies” as part of our normal business procedure to track patterns of behaviour of visitors to the website. A cookie is an element of data that the website sends to your browser that is then stored on your system. You can set your browser to prevent this happening. Any information can be used to identify you unless you change your browser settings. The information collected via cookies is used solely for monitoring website traffic and is not available for sale or use by third parties.
5.3. We use a technology called “log files” as part of our normal business procedure to track patterns of behaviour of visitors to the website. 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. You can set your browser to prevent this happening. IP addresses, and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable. The information collected via log files is used solely for monitoring website traffic and is not available for sale or use by third parties.
6. Third Parties
6.1. chinchillajournal.com expects its partners, advertisers and affiliates to respect the privacy of our users. Be aware, however, that third parties, including our partners, advertisers, affiliates and other content providers accessible through our site, may have their own privacy and data collection policies and practices. For example, during your visit to our site you may link to, or view as part of a frame on a chinchillajournal.com page, certain content that is actually created or hosted by a third party. Also, through chinchillajournal.com you may be introduced to, or be able to access, information, web sites, features, contests or sweepstakes offered by other parties. chinchillajournal.com is not responsible for the actions or policies of such third parties. You should check the applicable privacy policies of those third parties when providing information on a feature or page operated by a third party.
6.3. Our advertising partners include:
7. Child Privacy
We are concerned about the safety and privacy of our users, particularly children. Parents who wish to allow their children of under 13 years of age, access to the website and its services should supervise such access and use. By allowing your child access to the website and its services, you are allowing your child access to all the services including email, bulletin boards, chat areas, news groups, forums, and/or other message or communication facilities. It is therefore your responsibility to determine which services are appropriate for your child. Always use caution when revealing personally identifiable information about yourself or your children via any of the services. We never collect information from those we actually know are under 13, and no part of our website is structured to attract anyone under 13.
8. Email Privacy
8.1. chinchillajournal.com will never contact you via SPAM or UCE (Unsolicited Email) to promote its newsletter or products. We will only contact you when you subscribe which is via double opt-in.
8.2. All our newsletter subscribers are double opt-in subscribers. This means that they confirm their subscription for our newsletter twice. The first stage of subscription is through a web form where customers enter their name and email address. In the second stage an email is sent to the customer to confirm that they requested to be added to the newsletter. All newsletter subscriptions have an opt-in date and IP address proving that the opt-in event occurred. Every mass-mailing that is sent out comes with an unsubscribe link at the bottom, and a single click opt-out option is offered, which is effective 100% of the time.
8.3. If you do receive SPAM promoting chinchillajournal.com we apologise. Please do not let the actions of a spammer taint your opinion of our website or services. To report SPAM please forward the suspected SPAM email to; [email protected] with the subject ‘Reporting SPAM’. If you did indeed receive unsolicited email then the offender will be reported to SpamCop.net
9. How To Access Or Correct Your Information
9.1. You can access all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain by sending an email to us at; [email protected]