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Last Updated: 06.01.2020

SAVANNAH FIRST-TIMER PRIVACY POLICY

OWNER AND DATA CONTROLLER

Savannah First-Timer’s Guide (“us,” “we,” “our) operates https://savannahfirsttimer.com (the “Site”).

Address: 1305 Barnard Street, PMB 59, Savannah, GA 31401

Contact Email: erin@savannahfirsttimer.com

We are committed to protecting your privacy. The Savannah First-Timer’s Guide Privacy Policy explains how we collect, use, share, and protect the personal information you share when accessing the Savannah First-Timer’s Guide website, its social media channels, or by purchasing our products or services.

Any changes to this Policy will be noted by changing the “last updated” date at the top of the Policy. Changes take effect immediately. By continuing to access and use the website, you waive specific notice of any changes to the Privacy Policy, and it is understood you have accepted any revisions to said Policy.

By submitting personal data to us, you agree to us using your personal data as follows.

INFORMATION COLLECTION, PURPOSE, AND USE

While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you.

Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to name, email address, cookies, usage data, password.

We may use your personal information to

In addition to the above, we may collect log data and use cookies.

Log Data

Like many site operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Site.

This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Site that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages, and other statistics.

In addition, we may use third party services such as Google Analytics that collect, monitor, and analyze this data.

In order to access this Site, you must agree to the collection and use of your information by Google Analytics.

You can review the Google Analytics Privacy Policy here:
https://policies.google.com/privacy

Cookies

Cookies are text files with a small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier.

Cookies are sent to your browser from a web site and stored on your computer’s or table device’s or mobile device’s part of the hard drive specifically designated for cookies.

It is standard practice to use cookies to make your experience better when using a website.

Like many sites, we use “cookies” to recognize, collect, and/or track information about, and relevant to, your usage of the Site.

Please refer to our Cookie Policy for information on what cookies we use, for what purposes we use cookies, and how to control cookies.

Upon your first visit to the Site (and periodically after that), we will request your consent to our use of cookies, except for those strictly necessary.

Revoke Cookies

Click on the button above to revoke cookies.

Financial Data

We collect financial data in order to allow you to make purchases from this website. We store very little of that data. Most financial data is transferred through payment processors, PayPal and Stripe.

You can review PayPal’s Privacy Policy here:
https://www.paypal.com/us/webapps/mpp/ua/privacy-full

You can review Stripe’s Privacy Policy here:
https://stripe.com/privacy-center/legal

Contest Entry Data

You may occasionally provide additional data to enter a contest or giveaway. You will be prompted to enter the information, and it will be clear you are offering the information in exchange for an entry into the contest or giveaway.

Social Networking Data

This Site may access information from social networks, such as Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest, which may include public information such as usernames, name, location, email address, and your profile picture.

If you do not wish to grant access to this information, please visit each individual social networking site and change your privacy settings.

Embedded Content from Other Websites

Articles on this Site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

DATA STORAGE

By submitting your personal data, you agree to this transfer, storing, or processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy policy.

LAWFUL BASIS OF PROCESSING PERSONAL DATA

We may process personal data relating to users if one of the following applies:

DATA RETENTION

We process and store your personal data for as long as required by the purpose they have been collected for.

Therefore:

Once the retention period expires, personal data will be deleted and some of your rights (i.e. the right to access, the right to erasure, the right to rectification, and the right to data portability) cannot be enforced after expiration to the retention period.

Comments

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

For users who register on this Site, we also store the personal information provided in their user profile.

All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time, except they cannot change their username. Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. This Site currently uses AntiSpam Bee.

You can view AntiSpam Bee’s Privacy Policy here:
https://pluginkollektiv.org/privacy-policy/

You may find specific information regarding your rights within the relevant section of this Privacy Policy or by contacting us at erin@savannahfirsttimer.com or via our contact form.

THIRD-PARTY DISCLOSURE

We do not sell, trade or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personal information unless we provide users with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or serving our users (such as, for example, Convertkit or MailerLite), so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release information when its release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our Site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property, or safety.

However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

YOUR RIGHTS

Users have the right to do the following:

Data erasure does not include any data we are obliged to keep for legal, administrative, or security purposes.

You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by contacting us at erin@savannahfirsttimer.com or via our contact form.

These requests can be exercised free of charge and will be addressed by us as soon as possible and always within thirty (30) days.

SECURITY

The security of your personal information is important to us.

Our website is scanned on a regular basis for security holes and known vulnerabilities in order to make your visit to our Site as safe as possible.

We use regular Malware Scanning.

Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of personals who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential.

In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.

We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order, enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.

All transactions are processed through a gateway provider and are not stored or processed on our servers.

Unfortunately, no method of transmission over the internet is completely secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your personal information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

This Privacy Policy is effective as of June 1, 2020 and will remain in effect except with respect to any changes in its provisions in the future, which will be in effect immediately after being posted on this page.

We reserve the right to update or change our Privacy Policy at any time and you should check this Privacy Policy periodically. Your continued use of our Site after we post any modifications to the Privacy Policy on this page will constitute your acknowledgment of the modifications and your consent to abide and be bound by the modified Privacy Policy.

If we make any material changes to this Privacy Policy, we will notify you either through the email address you have provided us, or by placing a prominent notice on our website.

CalOPPA (CALIFORNIA ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT)

We agree to users visiting our Site anonymously.

Do Not Track Signals

Pursuant to the California Online Privacy Protection Act (CalOPPA) we hereby disclose that we do not currently honor “do not track” signals issued by browsers or other third-party sources.

COPPA (CHILDREN ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT)

For the collection of personal information from children under the age of thirteen (13) years old, we comply with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA).

The site is intended for individuals who are eighteen (18) years of age or older.

The Site is not intended for children under thirteen (13) years of age.

We do not specifically market to children under thirteen (13) years of age.

We do not specifically market to children under thirteen (13) years of age. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under thirteen (13) years of age. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children thirteen (13).

If you are under thirteen (13) years of age, please do not use the Site or provide any information on the Site, including your name, screen name, username, address, telephone number, email address, and payment details.

If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under thirteen (13) years of age without verification of consent from a parent or guardian, the personal information collected or received shall be deleted with no delay.

If you believe we might have information concerning a child under thirteen (13) years of age, please contact us at erin@savannahfirsttimer.com or via our contact form and we will endeavor to delete such information with no delay.

CONTACT US

If you have any questions or concerns about the Savannah First-Timer Privacy Policy, please contact us by email at erin@savannahfirsttimer.com or via our contact form.