Privacy Policy & LEGal Notice

PRIVACY POLICY

I believe in keeping your personal information confidential.  The following policy describes what information Icollect and how it is used and shared.

Information Collected
Sheetal Jairth collects as little information as possible from users looking to post comments and messages in the forum. We will typically collect a name (either real or alias), personal website, and e-mail address.

Comments
When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

Contact Forms
When visitors leave a message via the contact forms on the site we collect the data shown in the contact form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

Cookies / IP Address tracking
Sheetal Jairth uses cookies to uniquely identify users for the purpose of log files, posting comments, and voting on the site.  No personal information is stored in these cookies and it simply a way to identify your computer.

Third-Party Use of Personal Information 
We may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorize us to share your information.

Additionally, the Website may use third-party service providers to service various aspects of the Website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is dictated by their respective privacy policies.

The Website currently uses the following third-party service providers:

Google Analytics – this service tracks Website usage and provides information such as referring websites and user actions on the Website. Google Analytics may capture your IP address, but no other personal information is captured by Google Analytics.

Mail Chimp – this service is used for delivery of email updates and newsletters for German-speaking subscribers. We store your name and email address for purposes of delivering such communications.  Please refer to Mail Chimp’s privacy policy for further information.

Newsletter
On the Website, you may subscribe to our newsletter. All newsletters sent may contain tracking pixels. The pixel is embedded in emails and allows an analysis of the success of online marketing campaigns. Because of these tracking pixels, we may see if and when you open an email and which links within the email you click. Also, this allows us to adapt the content of future newsletters to the interests of the user. This behavior will not be passed on to third parties. However, at the bottom of every newsletter will be an easy way to opt-out.

Rights Related To Your Personal Information
Opt-out – You may opt-out of future email communications by following the unsubscribe links in our emails. You may also notify us atbianca@elephantasticvegan.com to be removed from our mailing list.

Access – You may access the personal information we have about you by submitting a request to jairth.sheetal(at)gmail.com.

You may contact us at jairth.sheetal(at)gmail.com to amend or update your personal information.

In certain situations, you may request that we erase or forget your personal data. To do so, please submit a request to jairth.sheetal(at)gmail.com.

Please note that we may need to retain certain information for recordkeeping purposes or to complete transactions, or when required by law.

Sensitive Personal Information
At no time should you submit sensitive personal information to the website. This includes your social security number, information regarding race or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious beliefs, health information, criminal background, or trade union memberships. If you elect to submit such information to us, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

Contact Information
At any time, please contact us at jairth.sheetal(at)gmail.com for questions related to this Privacy Policy.