HONESTY. OPENNESS. INFO.
How we do privacy (respecting your schtuff)
This Privacy Statement is to inform you about the types of information we might collect about you when visiting our website, including how we may use that information, whether we disclose it to anyone, and your choices regarding the use of, and your ability to, correct, update or change that information. Elyse Hughes does not collect personal information about individuals who visit ElyseHughes.com except when information is specifically provided on a voluntary basis.
info we collect (voluntary connection)
The information we receive depends on what you do when visiting our website. ElyseHughes.com will not collect or retain any personal information (i.e. name, address, telephone number, email address) unless you choose to provide it to us. If you visit our website to read the content provided there, we collect and store only the following information: the name of the domain from which you access the Internet, your computers source IP address, the date and time you access our website and the Internet address of the website from which you linked directly to ElyseHughes.com. We use this information to measure the number of visitors exploring different sections of our website and to help us enhance the experience of ElyseHughes.com for visitors.
we may collect personal information when: (like name & email)
You "opt in" (enter your information) when signing up for our blog
You "opt in" (enter your information) when signing up for free offerings like book chapters and downloads
You "opt in" (enter your information) when signing up for any offerings on the "Goodie Bag" page of our website
how we collect personal info through social media
When you engage with any Elyse Hughes website, page or account on a social media platform, i.e. Instagram, we may collect personal information you make available to us on that page or account, including your account ID or "handle." We comply with the privacy policies of the corresponding social media platform and only collect and store personal information we are permitted to receive through these social media platforms. If you choose to link or login to your account on ElyseHughes.com (for comment access to the Micro Blog or SelfLoving Sisterhood) via a social networking service, Elyse Hughes and said service may share certain information about you and your activities, only with your consent.
detailed use of information (everything you need to know!)
We use the information we collect about you for a variety of purposes including emailing our community, confirming and fulfilling orders from our website, referring functions to service partners, collaborating with affiliates to promote our products and/or joint business ventures or recording trends and statistics that improve our website's function.
Your personal information will not be sold or transferred to unaffiliated third parties without your approval as the website user at the time of collection. You, as the website user, will have the opportunity to indicate your preferences, choosing to "opt out" of receiving promotional and/or marketing information about products, services and offerings from Elyse Hughes and any third parties, as you see fit. Elyse Hughes reserves the right to contact a customer or affiliate regarding account status, changes to the affiliate agreement and relevant matters connected to the service and/or the information collected.
We may provide personal information you provide with other Elyse Hughes affiliates and/or trusted business partners with which we jointly do business, this includes employment of third party vendors to perform functions on our behalf. These vendors will be contractually bound to use confidential data only for the purposes of which they are employed, i.e. fulfilling orders, customer support and processing payments.
We may occasionally offer opportunities to participate in voluntarily surveys or contests where you can provide personal information. We use this information to give back to our community, enhance our offerings and make our services more tailored to your preferences. We may use the information you voluntarily provided us to send you service and/or product updates, writings and other marketing information for Elyse Hughes via email. You always have the choice to "opt out" of promotional interactions from us, and we will make every reasonable effort to accommodate your request.
If you visit ElyseHughes.com and provide personal information from a location outside the United States, your personal information will be transferred, stored and processed within the United States. Data protection laws laid out by the United States may not be as comprehensive as those of the country in which you reside. By engaging or doing business with Elyse Hughes, you are consenting to the transfer of your personal information to facilities located inside the United States and other facility locations chosen by Elyse Hughes, and to the application of United States law regarding the collection, transfer and maintenance of your personal information.
In the event that Elyse Hughes sells all or part of its assets to, merges with, or is acquired by a third party, Elyse Hughes may disclose personal information to said third party. At any time, users have the opportunity to "opt out" of further promotional contact. Upon request, Elyse Hughes will take reasonable efforts to delete a user's personal information from its database, but because of backups and records of deletions, it may be impossible to delete a user's entry without some residual information existing.
google analytics (understanding our site through data)
cookies (tracking technology for personal preferences)
Cookies are a technology that makes a website responsive to individual preferences by gathering and remembering information as you use a website. The "cookie" is a data file transferred to your computer's hard drive that identifies your browser with a unique, random number as soon as you "land" on a website. Cookies utilized on this website do not show any personal information about you past a first name that could possibly be used in a welcoming message on your next visit to our website. They are useful in helping us understand what areas of the site are most popular and engaged with, where visitors like to spend time (and for how long). They help us understand the "traffic" of our website so we can make it a fun, enjoyable place to be for those most interested in what we do here.
data security (keeping personal info safe)
We always intend to safeguard against the loss, misuse or manipulation of information we collect from you. While we do everything we can to ensure privacy is upheld, no data transmission over the Internet can be 100% guaranteed to be secure. While we cannot guarantee complete security, we employ the most current methods and technologies to protect your data. Information provided to outside companies we are contracted with is limited to only that which is needed to carry out our work.
accessing your information (corrections & updates)
third party websites (interaction with other sites)
for California residents (your CA privacy rights)
Under California Civil Code § 1798.83, we are required to disclose to consumers the following information requests:
the categories of personal information we have disclosed to third parties within the past year and if that information was subsequently used for marketing or promotional purposes
the names and address of all third parties with whom personal information was disclosed
contacting us (direct support channels)
Email | email@example.com
Phone | 702-690-8790
Snail Mail | The Succulent Jungle 8445 Las Vegas Boulevard S. #2115 Las Vegas, NV 89123
We appreciate your needs and seek to mend any issues you present to us.
lotsa love ~ Team Hedgehog