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Privacy Policy

Updated on July 1, 2020

Alex Pemberton (“us”, “we”, or “our”) found at https://alex-pemberton.com (“Website”) and operated by APHQ LLC is governed by the following privacy policy (“Privacy Policy”). Please read it because your use of this Website constitutes your consent to abide and be bound by this Privacy Policy.

We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it. This Privacy Policy informs you what personally identifiable information we may collect and how it may be used. This statement only applies to this Website.

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

INFORMATION WE COLLECT

Information you voluntarily submit: While using our Website, 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 will not ask you for any sensitive personal information, such as your social security number, and you should not submit such information to the Website. If you decide to provide such information to us, it will be subject to this Privacy Policy.

Log data: Like many website operators, we collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Website. This Log Data may include information such as your computer's Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Website 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.

Cookies: Cookies are text files with a small amount of data, which may include an anonymous unique identifier. They are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your computer'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 your usage of the Website. These cookies are known as “first-party cookies”. 

We may also recognize, collect, and/or track information through cookies set by third parties. These cookies are known as “third-party cookies”. Third-party cookies are used to perform tasks related to advertising, and analytics, and to enable interactive features such as sharing or commenting. Some third parties collect statistics in an anonymized and aggregated form and may not require the consent of the user.

The information that our first-party cookies or third-party cookies recognize, collect, and/or track may include information about your devices, browsing actions, and patterns, such as among others, the type of computer you use, your internet service provider, your browser type, your location, your IP address, the date and time of your visit, the pages viewed, your traffic pattern through the Site. 

You may prevent the setting of cookies by the Website by using the applicable setting in your browser. You may also delete existing cookies through a function in your browser. However, if you set your browser to decline cookies, not all functions of the Website may be usable to you.

Social media cookies and pixels: These cookies allow you to share your activity on the Website on social media such as Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter, or other external platforms directly from the Website. Cookies may still be recognized, collected, and/or tracked on the pages where buttons, widgets, or other applications are installed, even when you do not actively use it. Social media pixels allow social media such as Facebook to track visitors to external websites in order to tailor their advertising activities to target users while browsing their social media network. The interaction and information recognized, collected, and/or tracked through the Website are always subject to your privacy settings for each social network and external platform. Please refer to the privacy policy of the relevant social network or external platform and remember to log out from the respective network or platform in order to make sure that the information collected on the Website is not tracked back to your profile.

Newsletters: On the Website, you may subscribe to our newsletter, which may be used for promotional purposes. All newsletters we send may have embedded tracking pixels. These pixels allow us to analyze the success of our online marketing campaigns by looking at whether and when you open an email and which links in the email you click. This allows us to improve the content of our future newsletters to better serve your interests.

HOW YOUR INFORMATION MAY BE USED

We may use your personal information to:

  • Operate and maintain the Website;
  • Send you promotional information, such as newsletters. Each promotional email will contain information on how to opt out of future mailings; 
  • Send you administrative communication, such as confirmation emails or updates on policies;
  • Respond to your comments or inquiries;
  • Provide you with user support;
  • Track and measure advertising on the Website;
  • Protect, investigate, and deter against unauthorized or illegal activity.

THIRD-PARTY DISCLOSURE

We may share your information with third parties when you explicitly authorize us to do so. Additionally, we may use third-party service providers to manage various aspects of the Website. Each third-party service provider’s use of your personal information is governed by their respective privacy policies. 

We may also release information to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others’ rights, property or safety. Non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.

We currently use the following third-party service providers:

Google Analytics: This service monitors and analyzes web traffic to the Website.  Google utilizes the data recognized, collected, and/or tracked on the Site to prepare reports on traffic activities. This integration of Google Analytics anonymizes your IP address. Google may use the information recognized, collected, and/or tracked to personalize the ads of its advertising network and may share the information recognized, collected, and/or tracked with other services. Please refer to Google’s privacy policy for more information.

Google reCAPTCHA: This service keeps bots from flooding the contact form. Please refer to Google's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use for more information.

ConvertKit: We use this service for delivery of our email newsletters. We store your name and email address for this purpose. Please refer to ConvertKit’s privacy policy for more information.

ADVERTISING

We do not like advertising on websites and aim to provide the same clean reading experience for our readers as we expect. Therefore, we do not use third-party advertising companies. 

Affiliate Program Participation: From time to time, we may use affiliate links, which means we may earn a commission at no extra cost to you if you use these links to make a purchase. We only endorse products, services and merchants that we have personally used and liked. It remains solely your personal responsibility to conduct your own investigation to determine whether to purchase an affiliate product or service. You should not rely on any recommendation, reference, or information provided by us and we cannot be held liable or responsible for any damages resulting from your purchase. Please read the full disclosure.

YOUR RIGHTS

  • Opt out – you may opt out of future email communications by clicking the unsubscribe links in our emails or you may contact us via our contact form to be removed from our mailing list.
  • Object – you may object to the processing of your data if the processing is carried out on a legal basis other than consent.
  • Access – you have the right to learn if your data is being processed by us, obtain disclosure regarding certain aspects of the processing, and obtain a copy of the information we have about you.
  • Verify and seek correction – you may submit a request through our contact form to update or correct your personal information.
  • Restrict processing – under certain circumstances, you may request that we not process your personal data. In this case, we will not process your data for any purpose other than storing it.
  • Delete – under certain circumstances, you may request that we delete or otherwise remove your personal data – to do this, please submit your request through our contact form.
  • Receive and transfer – you have the right to receive your data in a structured, commonly used, and machine-readable format, and if technically feasible, to have it transmitted to another controller.

You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by contacting us through our contact form or sending your request to APHQ LLC, 5379 Lyons Rd #1547, Coconut Creek, FL 33073. Please note we may retain certain information for record-keeping purposes, to complete transactions, or when required by law.

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

In addition, the information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. 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.

CALIFORNIA ONLINE PRIVACY PROTECTION ACT

We agree to users visiting our Website anonymously.

CHILDREN’S INFORMATION

This Website is intended for adults. We do not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 16. If you are a child under the age of 16, please fo not use the Website or provide any information to us. If you are. Parent or guardian of a child under the age of 16 and believe we have any personally identifiable information concerning your child or ward, please contact us via our contact form and we will do our best to promptly delete such information. 

CHANGES TO THIS PRIVACY POLICY

This Privacy Policy is effective as of July 1, 2020. 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 Website 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.

CONTACT US

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us via our contact form.