Simply Elaborate Creative Agency
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    AND CREATE ONLINE SPACES THAT IMPACT THEIR COMMUNITIES.

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    seasoned business owners learn and revamp their online presence
    and craft completely custom designed online spaces for anyone in between.

     

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  • PRIVACY POLICY

    by visiting simplyelaborate.com, you are consenting to our privacy policy.

    Simply Elaborate is committed to protecting your privacy online.  This Privacy Policy describes the personal information we collect through this website at simplyelaborate.com (the “Site”),

    Visitors and any users of the site are referred to as “user”, “you” and “your” and Simply Elaborate is referred to as “we”, “us”, and “our”. Accessing this Site constitutes a use of the Site and an acceptance to our Privacy Policy.

    When accessing the Site, we will learn certain information about you, both automatically and through voluntary actions you may take, during your visit. This policy applies to information we collect on the Site and in email, or other electronic messages between you and the Site.

    Use of the Site, including all materials presented herein and all online Services provided by Simply Elaborate, is subject to the following Privacy Policy. This Privacy Policy applies to all site visitors, customers and all other users of the Site.  By using the Site or Service, you agree to this Privacy Policy, without modification, and acknowledge reading it. If you do not want to agree to the Privacy Policy, you must not access or use the Website. We ask that you take a few minutes to thoroughly read over our Privacy Policy. If you have any questions or concerns about our Privacy Policy, please contact us at hello@simplyelaborate.com

     

    INFORMATION WE COLLECT

    What information is being collected?

    This Site only collects the personal information you voluntarily provide to us, which includes your name, e-mail address and mailing address information, in order to subscribe to our online workshops and courses.  If you opt-in to receive our newsletter, the option to unsubscribe will be included in every e-mail.

    Who is collecting it?

    This Site may contain links to third party websites.  Except as otherwise discussed in this Privacy Policy, this document only addresses the use and disclosure of information we collect from you on our Site.  Other sites accessible through our site have their own policies in regard to privacy.  We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third parties.

    How and Why is it collected?

    We may send cookies to your computer in order to uniquely identify your browser and improve the quality of our service.  You have the ability to accept or decline cookies using your web browser settings.  If you choose to disable cookies, you may not be able to take full advantage of the Site and its features.

    The information we collect automatically is used for statistical data and will not include personal information. We use this data to improve our Site and our service offerings. To the extent that you voluntarily provide personal information to us, our systems will associate the automatically collected information with your personal information.

    How will it be used?

    We use this type of information to administer the Site and provide the highest possible level of service to you.  We also use this information in the aggregate to perform statistical analyses of use behaviour and characteristics in order to measure interest in and use of the various areas of the Site.

    Who will it be shared with?

    We do share your information with trusted third parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business and servicing our clients and visitors.  These trusted third parties agree to keep this information confidential.  Your personal information will never be shared with unrelated third parties. These third parties are Ontraport.com, Typeform.com and Google and their websites comply with proper regulatory privacy and data retention laws.

    How long will it be kept?

    We may record information relating to your use of the Site, such as the searches you undertake, the pages you view, your browser type, IP address, requested URL, referring URL, and timestamp information.   We choose to delete all this information after 26 months of retention. This process is done automatically by our third party analytics processor, Google Analytics.

    This Site may contain links to third party websites.  Except as otherwise discussed in this Privacy Policy, this document only addresses the use and disclosure of information we collect from you on our Site.  Other sites accessible through our site have their own policies in regard to privacy.  We are not responsible for the privacy policies or practices of third parties.

    Email Information

    If you choose to correspond with us through email, we may retain the content of your email messages together with your email address and our responses. We provide the same protections for these electronic communications that we employ in the maintenance of information received online, mail, and telephone. This also applies when you register for our website, sign up through any of our forms using your email address or make a purchase on this site.

    Email Policies

    We are committed to keeping your e-mail address confidential. We do not sell, rent, or lease our subscription lists to third parties, and will not disclose your email address to any third parties. We will maintain the information you send via e-mail in accordance with applicable federal law.

    In compliance with the CAN-SPAM Act, all e-mails sent from our organization will clearly state who the e-mail is from and provide clear information on how to contact the sender. All e-mail messages will also contain concise information on how to remove yourself from our mailing list so that you receive no further e-mail communication from us.

    Our emails provide users the opportunity to opt-out of receiving communications from us and our partners by reading the unsubscribe instructions located at the bottom of any e-mail they receive from us at anytime.

    Users who no longer wish to receive our newsletter or promotional materials may opt-out of receiving these communications by clicking on the unsubscribe link in the e-mail.

    YOUR GDPR RIGHTS

    If you are within the European Union, you are entitled to certain information and have certain rights under the General Data Protection Regulation. We extend those rights to anyone in or outside of the European Union. Those rights include:

    We will retain the any information you choose to provide to us until the earlier of: (a) you asking us to delete the information, (b) our decision to cease using our existing data providers, or (c) the Site decides that the value in retaining the data is outweighed by the costs of retaining it.

    You have the right to request access to your data that the Site stores and the rights to either rectify or erase your personal data.

    You have the right to object to the processing of your data and the right to the portability of your data.

    To the extent that you provided consent to the Site’s processing of your personal data, you have the right to withdraw that consent at any time, without affecting the lawfulness of processing based upon consent that occurred prior to your withdrawal of consent.

    You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority that has jurisdiction over issues related to the General Data Protection Regulation.

    We require only the information that is reasonably required to enter into a contract with you. We will not require you to provide consent for any unnecessary processing as a condition of entering into a contract with us.

     

    SECURITY

    We maintain security measures to protect your personal information from unauthorized access, misuse, or disclosure.  However, no exchange of data over the Internet can be guaranteed as 100% secure.  While we make every effort to protect your personal information shared with us through our Site, you acknowledge that the personal information you voluntarily share with us through this Site could be accessed or tampered with by a third party.  You agree that we are not responsible for any intercepted information shared through our Site without our knowledge or permission.  Additionally, you release us from any and all claims arising out of or related to the use of such intercepted information in any unauthorized manner.

    We have reasonable methods to ensure the security of the information you provide to us and the information we collect automatically. This includes using standard security protocols and working only with reputable third-party vendors.

 Email is not recognized as a secure medium of communication.  We request that you do not send private information to us by email. Doing so is done at your own risk. The information you may enter on our website may be transmitted securely via a secure medium known as Secure Sockets Layer, or SSL.

    CHILDREN

    To access or use the Site, you must be 18 years old or older and have the requisite power and authority to enter into this Privacy Policy.  We do not knowingly solicit data online from or market online to children under the age of 18.

    We do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 18. If you are under 18, do not use or provide any information on this Site or on or through any of its features/register on the Site, make any purchases through the Site, use any of the interactive or public comment features of this Website or provide any information about yourself to us, including your name, address, telephone number, email address, or any screen name or user name you may use.

    If we learn we have collected or received personal information from a child under 19 without verification of parental consent, we will delete that information. If you believe we might have any information from or about a child under 18, please contact us at hello@simplyelaborate.com

    CHANGES TO THIS POLICY

    You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this Site and this Privacy Policy periodically and to be aware of any modifications.  We will notify you of any changes to this Privacy Policy by posting those changes on this page.

    Last updated May 18, 2018.