Privacy Policy

Purpose
Welcome to the Privacy Policy for the website PhilCobbBooks at www.philcobbbooks.com. The purpose is to let you know what personal information may be collected and what may be done with it.

Information that may be collected
When subscribing to the mailing list, you will be asked to provide your first name and an email address.
You also may disclose personal information when you add comments or other material to the website, or when you use any contact form that may be added to the website.

How your personal information is used
If you subscribe to the mailing list, an email may be sent to you occasionally to tell you about a new post on the website.
In addition to news of website updates, occasional emails may be sent to you in relation to other matters relevant to this website or its audience.
Any personal information you provide will not be used by this website for spam and will not be sold to third parties.
Your personal information will not be disclosed to third parties other than the website’s service providers unless compelled by law or to defend this website’s legal position.

How to unsubscribe
If you later decide that you do not want to receive any more emails, you may click on the unsubscribe link found at the bottom of an email.

How other information also may be collected
Information gathered at this website is shared with its service providers. Information may be collected by the website’s service providers via log files that include data such as your IP address, internet service provider, browser, the date and time of your visit, and the pages you visited.
In addition, information may be collected via sign-up forms, links that you click, and cookies. Web beacons are used for reports about email campaigns and actions taken by users of the website. To support its services for this website, a service provider may share collected personal information with its service providers.

Service providers

This website is hosted by Bluehost. The mailing list provider that sends out messages for the website is MailChimp, an email marketing platform. The mailing list sign-up form is provided by AmbitionAlly.
Please visit their websites to view their privacy policies for the information they may collect, retain or track.
This website’s Privacy Policy does not apply to the privacy policy of any service provider or any third party, nor is this website or the owner responsible for any actions by any service provider or any third party.

How long the information will be held

Information for this website will be retained as long as necessary for site purposes. When no longer required, it may be deleted. You can unsubscribe from receiving any more emails by clicking the unsubscribe link at the bottom of an email. Also, to have your information deleted or changed, you may contact this website at the email address below or MailChimp, the mailing list service provider.

Other information and cookies

Statistical information about visits to this website may be collected to help understand the usage of the website. Information may be both identifying and anonymous. This website and any related tools or services may use cookies for this and other purposes.
A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a visitor’s computer, and that the visitor’s browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns.
Cookies can help identify and track visitors and their usage of the website. Visitors who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies.
WordPress is the web publishing platform used by this website. The cookies that WordPress generates for commenters are described in the WordPress codex.

Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act
This website is directed toward adults; it is not directed toward children under the age of 13. In compliance with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, this website will not knowingly collect or use personal information from anyone under 13 years of age.

California Do Not Track Disclosures
This website does not respond to a visitor’s Do Not Track signal. As to whether third-party services honor or do not honor Do Not Track requests, please read their privacy policies.

Policy changes
This Privacy Policy may be changed at any time. Any changes in the policy will be made on this page. The date of the last changes will be shown on this page.
If you do not agree with this Privacy Policy, please do not use this website or any services that it offers. Your use of this site after any change in this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of that change.
This Privacy Policy was created on May 14, 2017.

Contact
You may submit questions or comments to: phil@philcobbbooks.com