PRIVACY & DATA PROTECTION POLICY FOR TRAFFICLIGHTCOOK.COM
How our personal information is collected and used is a very important point of interest, and rightly of big concern. Traffic Light Cook generally complies with the rules and regulations in place to make the personal data collection process transparent to those who engage with the website.
WHY WE COLLECT YOUR INFORMATION?
We collect your information to communicate and build a relationship with you. Thus far this information has been collected to communicate free content published on www.trafficlightcook.com. In the following paragraphs, you can find the type of information we collect and how it is used. Please note that we do not sell or trade or otherwise share personal information we collect without your prior consent.
WHAT PERSONAL DATA DO WE COLLECT
BASIC ACCOUNT INFORMATION THROUGH CONTACT FORM
If you choose to subscribe to Traffic Light Cook.com for updates and communication, we gather your first name and email address. This is how we communicate with you to send you free content.
When you 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.
If you leave a comment on our site you may opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year. If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.
When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select “Remember Me”, your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.
Types of cookies used
Google Analytics: We use Google analytics tool to understand and improve user experience. The user data remains anonymous.
EMBEDDED CONTENT FROM OTHER WEBSITES
AMAZON AFFILIATE PROGRAM
HOW LONG WE RETAIN YOUR DATA
If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognize and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue. For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.
YOU HAVE THE RIGHT TO CONTROL YOUR PERSONAL DATA
If you have an account on this site or have left comments, you can request to receive an exported file of the personal data we hold about you, including any data you have provided to us. You can also request anytime that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This may not include any data we are obliged to keep for administrative, legal, or security purposes.
WHERE WE SEND YOUR DATA
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
WE DO OUR BEST TO PROTECT YOUR DATA
Last updated 05/24/2018