Grown Folks Books Privacy Statement
Why do we collect data?
We use personal data collected through our site to:
Provide the services you sign up for
Personalize our services and your experience on our site
Send marketing communications
Prevent fraud and security issues
Respond to our customer/visitor inquiries.
What data do we collect?
When you register on GrownFolksBooks.com, or contact us we collect:
Your IP Address
Your Email Address
Your Photograph (When you create a profile page.)
Your browsing history of the content you have visited on our site.
How we collect personal data?
We collect personal data when you:
Register on our site
Pay for a subscription or purchase any other product/service
Participate in our giveaways
Sign up to our mailing list
Use mobile devices to access our site
Contact us via email or social media, or when you mention us on social media platforms.
How long do we keep your data?
Your data is held up to five years from your last action, transaction, or interaction with the site.
How do we secure your personal data?
We have implemented appropriate technical and organizational controls to protect your personal data against unauthorized processing, and against accidental loss, damage or destruction.
Unfortunately, sending information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of any personal data sent to our site while still in transit and so you provide it at your own risk.
In the event of an unfortunate event (e.g. data breach) we will inform all affected clients/users within 72 hours of our discovery of the breach.
When you visit our site, or when you use our apps, we may collect personal data from you automatically using cookies or similar technology. A cookie is a small file that can be placed on your device that allows us to recognize and remember you.
Your rights, regarding the personal data that we hold about you.
You can contact us with regard to the following rights in relation to your personal data:
If you would like to have a copy of the personal data, we hold on you, send us a request.
If you have provided us with consent to use your personal data, you can withdraw that consent at any time.
Where applicable, you have a right to request a written copy of your personal data.
You have the right to ask us to delete your personal data, or restrict how it is used. There may be exceptions to the right to erasure for specific legal reasons. If applicable, we will outline for you in response to your request. Where applicable, you have the right to object to processing of your personal data for certain purposes.
If you need more information, or wish to make any of these requests, please use our contact form.
Contact us for information about how we use your personal data.
Feel free to contact us regarding how we use your personal data via email. Please use our contact form.