Privacy Policy

1. INTRODUCTION

Writer of Age, Adam West Storie`s (website url address: https://www.writerofage.com/) appreciates your trust. I am a Rhode-Island-based creator, writing short stories to enhance your reading experience. Please read this Privacy Policy, providing consent to both documents in order to have permission to use my website, products or services.

2. DATA COLLECTED
DATA STORAGE LOCATION

I am a Rhode-Island-based writer and do not operate as a company. The web servers is hosted in France. My hosting provider o2switch adheres to the EU/US “Privacy Shield,” ensuring that your data is securely stored and GDPR-compliant. For more information on o2switch privacy policy, please see here: o2switch Privacy Policy

REGISTRATION DATA

If you register on this website, I store your chosen username and your email address and any additional personal information added to your user profile. You can see, edit, or delete your personal information at any time (except changing your username). Website administrators can also see and edit this information.

PURCHASE DATA

I collect the needed purchase data that is required for me to provide you with downloads and product support.

COMMENTS

When you leave comments on the website, I collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

CONTACT FORM

Information submitted through the contact form on this site is sent to my private email, hosted by o2switch. o2switch adheres to the EU/US “Privacy Shield” policy and you can find more information about this here: o2switch Privacy Policy.

These submissions are only kept for customer service purposes and are never used for marketing purposes or shared with third parties.

GOOGLE ANALYTICS

I may decide to use Google Analytics on this site for anonymous reporting of site usage. No personalized data is stored. If you would like to opt-out of Google Analytics monitoring your behavior on this website please use this link: Google Analytics Opt-out.

CASES FOR USING THE PERSONAL DATA

I use your personal information in the following cases:

  • Verification/identification of the user during website usage,
  • Sending updates to my users with important information to inform about news/changes,
  • Checking the accounts’ activity in order to prevent fraudulent transactions and ensure the security,
  • Customize the website to make your experience more personal and engaging, and
  • Guarantee overall performance and administrative functions run smoothly.
3. EMBEDDED CONTENT

Pages on this site may include embedded content, like YouTube videos, for example. Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if you 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. Below you can find a list of the services I use:

FACEBOOK

The Facebook page plugin is used to display my Facebook timeline on my site. Facebook has its own cookie and privacy policies over which I have no control. There is no installation of cookies from Facebook and your IP is not sent to a Facebook server until you consent to it. See their privacy policy here: Facebook Privacy Policy .

TWITTER

I use the Twitter API to display my tweets timeline on this site. Twitter has its own cookie and privacy policies over which I have no control. Your IP is not sent to a Twitter server until you consent to it. See their privacy policy here: Twitter Privacy Policy .

YOUTUBE

I use YouTube videos embedded on my site. YouTube has its own cookie and privacy policies over which I have no control. There is no installation of cookies from YouTube and your IP is not sent to a YouTube server until you consent to it. See their privacy policy here: YouTube Privacy Policy.

CONSENT CHOICE

I provide you with the choice to accept this or not, I prompt consent boxes for all embedded content, and no data is transferred before you consented to it.

The checkboxes below show you all embeds you have consented to so far. You can opt-out any time by un-checking them and clicking the update button.

  • YouTube
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
4. COOKIES

Please read my Cookies Policy.

5. WHO HAS ACCESS TO YOUR DATA

If you are not a registered client for this site, there is no personal information I can retain or view regarding yourself.

If you are a client with a registered account, your personal information can be accessed by:

  • My system administrator.
  • Me.
6. THIRD PARTY ACCESS TO YOUR DATA

I don’t share your data with third-parties in a way as to reveal any of your personal information like email, name, etc. The only exceptions to that rule are for partners I have to share limited data with in order to provide the services you expect from me. Please see below:

Prodigious.Work

Prodigious.Work handles support requests. The data the webmaster receives is limited to the data you explicitly provide and consent to being set when you contact this website for support. Prodigious.Work adheres to the EU/US “Privacy Shield” and you can see the privacy policy here: Prodigious.Work Privacy Policy.

7. HOW LONG I RETAIN YOUR DATA

When you submit a support ticket or a comment, its metadata is retained until (if) you tell me to remove it or I decide to remove it for finding it is a spam or against the good-willed rules of this website. I use this data so that I can recognize you and approve your comments automatically instead of holding them for moderation.

If you register on the website, I also store the personal information you provide in your user profile. You can see, edit, or delete your personal information at any time (except changing your username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.

8. SECURITY MEASURES

I use the SSL/HTTPS protocol throughout the site. This encrypts the user communications with the servers so that personal identifiable information is not captured/hijacked by third parties without authorization.

In case of a data breach, system administrators will immediately take all needed steps to ensure system integrity, will contact affected users and will attempt to reset passwords if needed.

9. YOUR DATA RIGHTS
GENERAL RIGHTS

If you have a registered account on this website or have left comments, you can request an exported file of the personal data I retain, including any additional data you have provided to me.


You can also request that I erase any of the personal data I have stored. This does not include any data I am obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes. In short, I cannot erase data that is vital to you being an active customer (i.e. basic account information like an email address).

If you wish that all of your data is erased, I will no longer be able to offer any support or other product-related services to you.

GDPR RIGHTS

Your privacy is critically important to me. Going forward with the GDPR I aim to support the GDPR standard. I permit residents of the European Union to use the Wensite. Therefore, it is the intent of Adam West to comply with the European General Data Protection Regulation. For more details please see here: EU GDPR Information Portal.

10. THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES

Adam West may post links to third-party websites on this website. These third-party websites are not screened for privacy or security compliance by Adam West, and you release me from any liability for the conduct of these third-party websites.

All social media sharing links, either displayed as text links or social media icons do not connect you to any of the associated third parties unless you explicitly click on them.

Please be aware that this Privacy Policy, and any other policies in place, in addition to any amendments, does not create rights enforceable by third parties or require disclosure of any personal information relating to members of the Service or Site. Adam West bears no responsibility for the information collected or used by any advertiser or third-party website. Please review the privacy policy and terms of service for each site you visit through third-party links.

11. RELEASE OF YOUR DATA FOR LEGAL PURPOSES

At times it may become necessary or desirable to me, for legal purposes, to release your information in response to a request from a government agency or a private litigant. You agree that I may disclose your information to a third party where I believe, in good faith, that it is desirable to do so for the purposes of a civil action, criminal investigation, or other legal matter. In the event that I receive a subpoena affecting your privacy, I may elect to notify you to give you an opportunity to file a motion to quash the subpoena, or I may attempt to quash it myself, but am not obligated to do either. I may also proactively report you, and release your information to, third parties where I believe that it is prudent to do so for legal reasons, such as my belief that you have engaged in fraudulent activities. You release me from any damages that may arise from or relate to the release of your information to a request from law enforcement agencies or private litigants.

Any passing on of personal data for legal purposes will only be done in compliance with laws of the country you reside in.

12. AMENDMENTS

I may amend this Privacy Policy from time to time. When I amend this Privacy Policy, I will update this page accordingly and require you to accept the amendments in order to be permitted to continue using my products or services.

Last updated: 10 August 2019