Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy for HEARMEFOLKS.COM – Last updated: April 25th, 2019

This Privacy Policy describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit or make a purchase from https://www.hearmefolks.com (the “Site”).

This page informs you of my policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information when you use this website, related services and 3rd party tools.

PERSONAL INFORMATION WE COLLECT

When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically-collected information as “Device Information.”

We collect Device Information using the following technologies:

“Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. By accepting cookies you may see ads that are less relevant to you. You can change your choice at any time. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.

“Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, date/time stamps, and number of clicks to analyze trends, administer the site, track user’s movement around the site, and gather demographic information and other such information are not linked to any information that is personally identifiable and other statistics. Like many other Web sites, Hearmefolks collects information that your browser sends whenever you visit this website.

“Web beacons,” “tags,” and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site.

“Emails” used to contact you to send out newsletters and downloadable resources. Hearmefolks collects personally identifiable information (which includes your name and email address) that may also be required while commenting on posts and pages within this website.

– Personal Data Required for Leaving Comments

When you wish to leave a comment, you are required to leave a name and e-mail address. The e-mail address requirement prevents spam comments on our site. That data is stored on my site. If at any time, you wish your e-mail address to be deleted, please contact me at [email protected], and it will be removed within a month.

Additionally when you make a purchase or attempt to make a purchase through the Site, we collect certain information from you, including your name, billing address, shipping address, payment information (including credit card numbers, email address, and phone number. We refer to this information as “Order Information.”

And lastly, while this site discusses ways to make money online, it does not guarantee that you can make an income. Not all platforms allow all monetization methods. Be sure to read their terms and conditions.

When we talk about “Personal Information” in this Privacy Policy, we are talking both about Device Information and Order Information.

HOW DO WE USE YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION?

We use the Order Information that we collect generally to fulfill any orders placed through the Site (including processing your payment information and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations).

Additionally, we use this Order Information to:
Communicate with you;
Screen our orders for potential risk or fraud; and
When in line with the preferences you have shared with us, provide you with information or advertising relating to our products or services.
We use the Device Information that we collect to help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), and more generally to improve and optimize our Site (for example, by generating analytics about how our customers browse and interact with the Site, and to assess the success of our marketing and advertising campaigns).

HearMeFolks and our partners use cookies, specifically for

  • Our commenting system so that you don’t have to always enter you details
  • Collect data as part of Google Analytics so that we can see who has visited our website
  • Ad personalization and measurement.

You can chose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or to indicate when a cookie is being sent by managing preferences in your browser. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of this website. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.

Your email address, will be used to personalize your experience, serve you better and contact you periodically (3 times a week at most, but more frequently 1-2 times er week, depending on your interests).  You may also receive emails from Hearmefolks regarding latest blog updates, exclusive content and replies to queries put forth by you. By using this website, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy.

If at any time you wish to unsubscribe from Hearmefolks, you may by clicking on the unsubscribe link in the newsletters served to you. If you wish your e-mail address to be deleted, please contact me at [email protected], and it will be removed as early as possible. By doing so your information be deleted from the records of my e-mail service provider.

SERVICE PROVIDERS

Hearmefolks may employ third-party companies and individuals including tracking technology (Google Adsense and more) to facilitate this website, to provide the service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used. Both this site and third parties may serve content and advertisements, collect information directly from visitors and place or recognise cookies on visitors’ browsers.

Google, as a third party vendor, uses cookies to serve ads on this site and other sites on the Internet. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. Users may opt out of the use of the DART cookie by visiting the Google ad and content network privacy policy at the following URL – http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html

These third parties have access to your Personal Information only to perform these tasks on our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

The website may contain links to third-party web sites or services that are not owned or controlled by Hearmefolks. This Service may contain links to other sites that are not operated by us. If you click on a third-party link, you will be directed to that third party’s site. It is strongly advisable to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

Hearmefolks has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third-party web sites or services. You further acknowledge and agree that Hearmefolks shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such web sites or services.

We strongly advise you to read the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third-party web sites or services that you visit.

SHARING YOUR PERSONAL INFORMATION

We share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above. For example, we use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site–you can read more about how Google uses your Personal Information here: https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/. You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here: https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

Finally, we may also share your Personal Information to comply with applicable laws and regulations, to respond to a subpoena, search warrant or other lawful request for information we receive, or to otherwise protect our rights.

The security of your Personal Information is highly important to us. Hearmefolks employees a variety of security measures to maintain proper safety and your personal information will not be sold to anyone.

We have not, and never will, sell your personal information, and we use any data that this site collects (email or cookies) only to serve you better and send you information about products that are catered only to your interests.

BEHAVIOURAL ADVERTISING

As described above, we use your Personal Information to provide you with targeted advertisements or marketing communications we believe may be of interest to you. For more information about how targeted advertising works, you can visit the Network Advertising Initiative’s (“NAI”) educational page at http://www.networkadvertising.org/understanding-online-advertising/how-does-it-work.

You can opt out of targeted advertising by:
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Additionally, you can opt out of some of these services by visiting the Digital Advertising Alliance’s opt-out portal at: http://optout.aboutads.info/.

CHILDREN’S PRIVACY

Hearmefolks does not address anyone under the age of 16. I do not knowingly collect personal identifiable information from children under 16. In the case I discover that a child under 16 has provided me with personal information, I immediately delete this from the server. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided personal information, please contact me so that I will be able to do necessary actions.

DO NOT TRACK

Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.

YOUR RIGHTS

If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.

Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you (for example if you make an order through the Site), or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above. Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to Canada and the United States.

DATA RETENTION

When you place an order through the Site, we will maintain your Order Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

We may update this privacy policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons. You will be notified of any future changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. I reserve the right to terminate or suspend your access to this website immediately, without prior notice for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation if you breach the Terms and conditions mentioned.

You are advised to review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

When We May Transfer your Personal Data

We will not transfer your personal data unless we are under legal obligation to do so.

If You Wish to be Removed from our Data

At any point you may ask that we remove your information from our systems. Please contact with your requirements and we will do so within a month.

The same applies for what information we hold about you and can be identified as being about you.

COPYRIGHTS

All the content is ‘© 2018 HearMeFolks | All rights reserved ‘, unless otherwise mentioned. No part of this website may be copied without written permission. If the content has been unintentionally used without permission, you may notify me at your earliest convenience.

Accessing (or attempting) to access any of our resources by any means other than those suggested in the website, is strictly prohibited. You specifically agree not to access any of the resources by any unethical, unconventional means.

By adopting any information or clicking on any links on this site or its related sites, you are doing so at your own risk. The Hearmefolks will not be held responsible for any damage, injury or loss – whether directly or indirectly – related to information in any form taken from this site, any other website, blog, e-mail, newsletter, RSS feed, e-book, video, podcast, social-media or social-networking profile account associated with it, and any blog, website or other online space linked from it.

YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS

By using this Site, you signify your acceptance of this policy and terms of service. If you do not agree to this policy, please do not use our Site. Your continued use of the Site following the posting of changes to this policy will be deemed your acceptance of those changes.

CONTACT US
For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by e-mail at [email protected]