Privacy Policy

Updated: February 20, 2019

This privacy policy describes how the site SandyStarDesigns.com uses and protects your information. If you provide us with any personal information it will only be used in accordance with this policy.

Website Visitors

Like most websites, we collect information that web browsers and servers typically make available such as browser type, date and time of visit, pages visited, and IP addresses. We may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor, and analyze this data. We use this information to better understand how visitors use the site and to make improvements.

Personal Information

You may choose to interact with the site in ways that require you to provide personal information. For example, we ask for a name and email address if you comment on our blog. The amount and type of personal information we gather depends on the nature of the interaction. We only collect information that is appropriate to fulfill the purpose of the interaction. You may refuse to supply personal information, however that may prevent you from engaging in certain interactions on the site. Our legal basis for collecting and processing personal information depends on the specific context such as:

  • You have given us explicit permission to do so.
  • We have legitimate interests in the effective delivery of our information, services, and products to you.
  • We need to comply with the law.

Use of Personal Information

We will not sell or lease your personal information to anyone. We will not disclose your personal information to anyone unless required for legal reasons.

We will use your personal information to fulfill order requests and communicate with you about your orders.

We may send you informational, marketing, or promotional email. If you have consented to such emails you may unsubscribe at any time.

Comments

When you leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form. We also collect your IP address and browser user agent string to pass through the Akismet spam detection service.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) will be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it to display your profile image.

Cookies

Cookies are small pieces of text sent to your web browser by a website you visit. We use cookies to track site usage and to store your preferences. You may instruct your web browser to delete or refuse cookies. However, if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer.

Rights You Have Over Your Information

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal information we hold about you. You can also request that we correct or erase any personal information we hold about you. This does not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.

Security

We take the privacy and security of your personal information very seriously and we take every reasonable measure to protect and secure the personal information we process.

Privacy Policy Changes

We may occasionally change this Privacy Policy at our sole discretion. Your continued use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of the change.

Contact

Please contact us if you have any questions about our privacy policy or about the information we may hold about you by emailing sandy@sandystardesigns.com.