Why Do We Collect Data?
One of our core tenants is “To provide you with more value than we take.” To do this, we aim to deliver a meaningful, customized experience tailored to your personal needs. Through the collection of personal data we are able to:
● Respond to inquiries initiated by you;
● Troubleshoot technical issues;
● Provide access to various features of the Site that pertain to you and your goals;
● Make improvements to the Site, our products and/or services;
● Keep you informed about changes to this Site (including modifications to this Policy);
● Provide you with a streamlined, relevant experience through the storing of personal preferences;
● Provide you with information regarding additional products and/or services offered by Geoff Hughes, (including affiliated companies) or others that we determine might be of interest to you. This Information may be provided via email, text message, or through social media platforms; and
● Fulfill our obligations and enforce any and all rights arising from arrangements made between you and us.
What Types of Data Do We Collect and How Do We Do It?
The types of data we collect can be classified in different ways:
This is data that is typically provided directly by you, the user. We consider personal data as any information that can be reasonably used to contact or to identify you personally. This includes, but is not limited to your Name, Phone Number, Physical Address, and Email Address.
Failure to provide this information when requested may result in limited access to certain Site features.
We may automatically collect information through the use of various tools and technology whenever you visit the Site. This is true regardless of the method used to provide Site access (e.g.Laptop or Smartphone). This data provides no information about you personally but does provide without limitation your IP address, ISP, Browser (type and version), content viewed (including access dates and length of time viewed), and unique device identifiers including hardware and software information, as well as other diagnostic data.
Tracking and Cookie Data
Again, the data collected via these methods do not reveal any personal or identifying information about you. These tools are used to track activity on the Site, and allow us to analyze and improve the service that we provide to you.
It is possible to refuse the installation of cookies in your browser settings, but be aware that this may limit access to various portions of the Site.
How Do We Share Your Data and Who Do We Share It With?
Our Affiliates and Subsidiaries
We may share your information with our affiliates and subsidiaries for the purposes previously mentioned.
Outside Service Providers
Collected data may be shared with our service providers. These providers may offer services on our behalf, and may have access to store and process your personal data. Information may be transferred to (and maintained on) servers located outside of your city, state, province, or country. Furthermore, laws governing data protection in such locales may differ from your local jurisdiction.
Sponsors and Events
In cases of ticketed or sponsored events, your information may be shared with said sponsors or event partners.
Personal data may be disclosed to government or local law enforcement in good faith when we believe such action is necessary to:
● Comply with a court order or similar legal obligation;
● Protect our rights, or the rights, property, or safety of our users, affiliates, or related third parties;
● Protect the personal safety of the public at large;
● Prevent or investigate potential wrongdoing in connection with the Site or services provided;
● Inhibit or stop unethical or illegal activity; and
● To guard against legal liability.
Every effort will be made to protect your data, however, it bears noting that no method of electronic storage, or transmission is 100% secure. Commercially acceptable means will be utilized to ensure the safety of your personal data, but we cannot guarantee its absolute security.
Transfer of Business
In the event that Geoffhughes.com undergoes a merger, acquisition, or the sale of its assets in whole or in part, your data will, in most cases, be included in the cache of assets transferred.
European Economic Area
Those utilizing and accessing the Site from the European Economic Area are afforded further rights under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDRP). Click here for full details https://gdpr-info.eu/
Under California law, residents may request certain information that pertains to the disclosure of personal data by Geoffhughes.com, or its affiliates to a third party for the purposes of direct marketing. If you would like to make such a request, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
How Can I Opt Out of Data Use or Withdraw Consent?
Should you decide that you do not want your data used in the manner(s) described above, or if you no longer wish to receive communications please email us at email@example.com
Are There Age Restrictions?
We are committed to keeping kids safe. The Site contains many insights that we feel are of value to people of all ages. It is up to the parent or legal guardian to authorize the use of this Site by anyone under the age of 18. We do not, under any circumstances, target, or knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. In using this Site, you have represented and warranted that you are either 18 years of age or that you are using this Site with the express permission and supervision of a parent or legal guardian. The use of this Site by anyone under the age of 13 is prohibited. If as a parent or guardian you become aware that your child has provided us with any personal information without your consent, please email us immediately at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will promptly rectify the situation.
Is That Everything?
What If I Have Further Questions or Concerns?
We’re always ready to answer any questions, or resolve any issues you may have. You can reach us in the following ways:
1201 N. Orange St. Ste. 7160
Wilmington, DE 19801