Privacy policy / Cookies.

Use of personal information

We are committed to protecting your privacy and we do not capture and store any personal information about individuals who access this website.

The only exception is when users contact us by email. When any such information is supplied, we are legally bound by the Data Protection Act 1998 to ensure that such information is only used for the purpose for which it was requested. We also take appropriate measures to ensure that any personal information provided is kept secure and only for so long as is necessary for the purposes for which it was provided.

No personal data obtained via the website is used for direct marketing, and we never disclose personal data to third parties for their direct marketing purposes.

When you use the Paypal buttons, you are routed through to the Paypal website and the information you give (such as your credit card number and contact information) is provided only so that the transaction can take place. We also take appropriate measures to ensure that any personal information provided is kept secure and only for so long as is necessary for the purposes for which it was provided.

No transmission of data over the Internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. We cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you transmit to us and you do so at your own risk.

Third party cookies / Links to other websites

This website contains links to enable you to visit other websites…therefore there are third party cookies on this website, which we have absolutely no control over.

Accordingly, we cannot be held responsible for the contents of any linked site or for the protection and privacy of any information or personal data which you provide whilst visiting any such site. Users should exercise caution and examine the privacy statement for the website in question before passing on any personal information.

Disclaimer

Victoria Lewin makes every effort to ensure that the information contained within the pages of this website is accurate and up to date, but gives no warranty regarding its accuracy or completeness. Consequently, Victoria Lewin accepts no liability for any losses or damages (whether direct, indirect, special, consequential or otherwise) arising out of errors or omissions contained in this website. No liability can be accepted in respect of losses or damages arising out of changes made to the content of this site by unauthorised third parties.

Changes to Privacy Policy
Any changes to this policy will be notified on this website for one month after the change occurs
Contact
If you have any queries about this policy please contact Victoria via email – caitlinswish@googlemail.com

 

Cookies

Cookies are pieces of information stored by the browser on your hard drive when you visit a website and which allow an organization to recognize the user when he or she next visits.
Cookies cannot be used to determine the identity of any user. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but if you object to the use of cookies you may configure your browser so that it will not accept them. If you choose to do this some of the features on this website may not be available to you.

On May 26th 2011 a new EU originated law came into effect that requires website owners to make significant changes to their sites. This Cookie Law is amended privacy legislation that requires websites to obtain informed consent from visitors before they can store or retrieve any information on a computer or any other web connected device.

For more detailed information on the new law please go to
http://www.ico.org.uk/for_organisations/privacy_and_electronic_communications/the_guide/cookies.aspx

Cookies In Use on This Site

Our website uses cookies, as almost all websites do, to help provide you with the best experience we can. Cookies are small text files that are placed on your computer or mobile phone when you browse websites Our cookies help us:
Make our website work as you’d expect.
Remember your settings during and between visits.
Improve the speed/security of the site.

We do not use cookies to:
Collect any personally identifiable information (without your express permission)
Collect any sensitive information (without your express permission)
Pass data to advertising networks
Pass personally identifiable data to third parties
Pay sales commissions

Granting us permission to use cookies

If the settings on your software that you are using to view this website (your browser) are adjusted to accept cookies we take this, and your continued use of our website, to mean that you are fine with this. Should you wish to remove or not use cookies from our site you can learn how to do this below, however doing so will likely mean that our site will not work as you would expect.

Website Function Cookies

We use cookies to make our website work including:
Remembering your search settings
Remembering your preferences such as text size and layout
There is no way to prevent these cookies being set other than to not use our site.

Commenting on the Website.

When you leave a comment on our website, WordPress uses cookies to store your author name, email address and URL. For more details on how wordpress uses cookies then please go to http://codex.wordpress.org/WordPress_Cookies

Third party functions

Our site, like most websites, includes functionality provided by third parties. A common example is an embedded YouTube video. Our site includes the following which use cookies:
YouTube – Privacy Policy powers the videos on our site.
Google – Privacy Policy
Facebook – Privacy Policy
Twitter – Privacy Policy
Disabling these cookies will likely break the functions offered by these third parties.

Turning Cookies Off.

You can usually switch cookies off by adjusting your browser settings to stop it from accepting cookies.
(Learn how here). Doing so however will likely limit the functionality of our’s and a large proportion of the world’s websites as cookies are a standard part of most modern websites.
It may be that your concerns around cookies relate to so called “spyware”. Rather than switching off cookies in your browser you may find that anti-spyware software achieves the same objective by automatically deleting cookies considered to be invasive.

Learn more about managing cookies with antispyware software. The cookie information text on this site was derived from content provided by Attacat Internet Marketing http://www.attacat.co.uk/, a marketing agency based in Edinburgh. If you need similar information for your own website you can use their free cookie audit tool.

 

 

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