This document outlines the information I collect when you use https://abashiri.org , as well as some of the steps I take to safeguard that information. This will help you make an informed decision about sharing personal information with me.
I maintain the highest standards of decency, fairness and integrity in
my business. I never send advertising emails and never sell or share any
information which customers or visitors provide to me. This has been my
consistent policy since the site opened in 2013.
Personally Identifiable Information
I collect and use your personal information for the following purposes:
If you complete my Contact form, I ask for your name and email address so that I can respond
to you. I do not use this information for any other purpose.
I collect each visitor's IP address, which helps combat spam and fraud. I do not use IP addresses for any other purpose.
Non-personally Identifiable Information
I collect non-personally identifiable technical information whenever you interact with this site. For example, the type of browser, computer and operating system you are using to access the site. To do this I use Google Analytics.
Google Analytics is a service provided by Google which helps me to understand my visitor demographics; for example, how visitors find the website, whether they are using a phone or computer, which pages they are most interested in etc. This allows me to improve the content, design and functionality of the site. I do not obtain any personally identifiable information from this service.
If you do not wish your data to be collected via Google Analytics, you can install its opt-out browser extension or add-on... https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout/
Retargeting Ads and Tracking Pixels
I do not use any remarketing ads or tracking pixels on this site. I do not allow facebook or other companies to gather data from your use of this site.
You can set your browser to accept or refuse all cookies automatically, or notify you when a cookie is being requested. Consult the Help section of your browser for guidance on how to refuse all cookies or to notify you when a cookie is requested. If you choose to refuse https://abashiri.org's cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the site.
Children's Privacy Protection
This website is directed at adults. Anyone under the age of 16 must provide parental consent to use this site. I do not knowingly collect or use personally identifiable information from anyone under 16 years of age.
Affiliate Products and Services
I receive an affiliate commission for some of the products promoted on https://abashiri.org. The affiliate services I use are Google and Rakuten. By clicking on a product link, you will leave my site and become subject to those site's security and privacy policies.
https://abashiri.org contains links to many external Web sites. I am not responsible for the privacy practices or content of those external sites, though I will remove links to any which contain content or practices which I deem unacceptable.
How You Can Correct or Remove Information
If you have submitted personally identifiable information through my website and would like to update that information or have it deleted from my records please contact me.
Updates and Effective Date
I reserve the right to make changes to this policy periodically. If there
is a material change, I will indicate this on the site, and provide a link
changed since 2020, and I doubt it will change in future, however please
review this page periodically if you have any concerns.
Agreeing to Terms
Last updated: September 19th 2020