Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy outlines how www.AnnettesSoulCreations.com collects, uses, stores, and protects the personal information of users who access or use our website, including any blog content and our online store. We are committed to protecting your privacy and maintaining the confidentiality and security of your personal information. By accessing or using our website, you agree to the terms of this Privacy Policy.

Consent

By using our Site users agree that they consent to:
1. The conditions set out in this Privacy Policy.
When the legal basis for us processing your personal data is that you have provided your consent to that processing, you may withdraw your consent at any time. If you withdraw your consent, it will not make processing which we completed before you withdrew your consent unlawful.

You can withdraw your consent by sending us an email at contact@AnnettesSoulCreations.com.

Information We Collect

a. Personal Information: We may collect personal information such as your name, email address, postal address, phone number, and payment information when you provide it voluntarily, such as when making a purchase through our online store.
b. Automatically Collected Information: When you visit our website, certain information may be collected automatically, including your IP address, browser type, device type, operating system, and browsing behavior.

Use of Information

We may use the personal information we collect for the following purposes:
• To provide and improve our website, blog, and online store services.
• To process and fulfill orders and payments.
• To communicate with you, respond to your inquiries, and provide customer support.
• To send you promotional offers, newsletters, or other marketing materials if you have opted to receive them.
• To detect, prevent, and address technical issues or security breaches.
• To comply with applicable laws and regulations.

Sharing of Information

a. We may share your personal information with trusted third-party service providers who assist us in operating our website, processing payments, or providing other services. These service providers have access to your personal information only as necessary to perform their functions and are contractually obligated to maintain its confidentiality.
b. We may also disclose your personal information if required to do so by law, or if we believe that such disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, property, or safety, or the rights, property, or safety of others.

Cookies and Tracking Technologies

a. We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to enhance your experience on our website, analyze trends, track your interactions, and store certain preferences. These technologies collect information about your browsing behavior and may be stored on your device.
b. You have the option to disable cookies through your browser settings, but please note that this may limit your access to certain features of our website.

Data Retention and Security

a. We will retain your personal information only for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes outlined in this Privacy Policy, unless a longer retention period is required or permitted by law.
b. We implement appropriate security measures to protect your personal information against unauthorized access, alteration, disclosure, or destruction. However, please note that no method of transmission over the Internet or electronic storage is 100% secure.

GDPR

For users in the European Union, we adhere to the Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016, known as the General Data Protection Regulation (the “GDPR”). For users in the United Kingdom, we adhere to the GDPR as enshrined in the Data Protection Act of 2018.

We have not appointed a Data Protection Officer as we do not fall within the categories of controllers and processors required to appoint a Data Protection Officer under Article 37 of the GDPR.

Third-Party Links

Our website may contain links to third-party websites or services that are not owned or controlled by us. This Privacy Policy does not apply to those third-party websites, and we are not responsible for their privacy practices. We encourage you to review the privacy policies of those websites before providing any personal information.

Children’s Privacy

Our website is not intended for use by individuals under the age of 18. We do not knowingly collect personal information from children. If you believe that we have inadvertently collected personal information from a child, please contact us immediately, and we will take steps to
delete the information.

Changes to the Privacy Policy

We reserve the right to update or modify this Privacy Policy at any time. Any changes will be effective upon posting the revised Privacy Policy on our website. We encourage you to review this Privacy Policy periodically to stay informed about how we collect, use, and protect your personal information.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, concerns, or requests regarding this Privacy Policy or our privacy practices, please contact us at contact@AnnettesSoulCreations.com, reaching us through the contact form on the website, or sending mail to:
Annette’s Soul Creations
PO Box 710231
Santee, CA 92072