Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is: https://soulpursuits.net.

This page informs you of our policies regarding the collection, use and disclosure of Personal Information when you use our Service including details regarding the Cookies used.

We will not use or share your information with anyone except as described in this Privacy Policy.

We use your Personal Information for providing and improving the Service. By using the Service, you agree to the collection and use of information in accordance with this policy. Unless otherwise defined in this Privacy Policy, terms used in this Privacy Policy have the same meanings as in our Terms and Conditions, accessible at https://soulpursuits.net

Information Collection And Use

While using our Service, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you. Personally identifiable information (“Personal Information”) may include, but is not limited to:

  • Name
  • Email address
  • Telephone number

Log Data

We collect information that your browser sends whenever you visit our Service (“Log Data”). This Log Data may include information such as your computer’s Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, browser type, browser version, the pages of our Service that you visit, the time and date of your visit, the time spent on those pages and other statistics.

COOKIES + SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES

We use “cookies” to collect information. You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service.

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree.  Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive and stored in your browser’s cache. When you visit the Site, we may send one or more cookies to your computer, which uniquely identifies you.  A cookie may also convey information to us about how you browse our Site. We use cookies for customizing your experience and providing you with a personalized experience and offering information relevant to your interests.

  • persistent cookie remains on your hard drive after you close your browser.  Persistent cookies may be used by your browser on subsequent visits to the site until you choose to delete them, and otherwise typically delete themselves at expiration.  Persistent cookies can be removed by following the directions of your web browser.
  • session cookie is temporary and disappears after you close your browser.
  • third-party cookie is placed by someone other than the Site and may gather browsing activity across multiple websites and across multiple sessions.  They are typically a type of persistent cookie and are stored until you delete them or they expire based on the time set in each third-party cookie.

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.

 

 

If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.

You can learn more about cookies and how to disable them here.

Social Network Widgets.  Our Site has buttons or icons provided by a third-party social media provider (i.e. Facebook, Pinterest) that allows you to interact with those social media services when you interact with our Site.  Those social widgets may collect browsing data through cookies and similar technologies, which may be received by the third party that provided the widget, and are controlled by those third-parties. Please review the privacy policy and privacy settings of the applicable social media property before using such features on our Site.

Third Party Cookies

We use Google Analytics in order to measure how users interact with website content. As a user navigates between web pages, Google Analytics provides us with JavaScript tags (libraries) to record information about the page a user has seen, for example, the URL of the page. The Google Analytics JavaScript libraries use HTTP Cookies to “remember” what a user has done on previous pages/interactions with the website. Our website uses following Google Analytics Cookies: _gat, _gid & _ga. For more information on how to disable these please click here 

Our online booking system requires the use of 11 specific cookies which help us manage the reservations, calendar and payments of clients. Please check their Privacy policy here.

We use MailChimp to collect names and email addresses when offering upgraded content.  This gives us the opportunity to continue to send content that is relevant to you when you choose to sign up for it.  You can find MailChimp Privacy Policy here

We use 3 Woocommerce cookies which allow the online shop to function correctly. These are: woocommerce_cart_hash, wp_woocommerce_session_debdc24875a3d0ad92cd9d74c83e3329 and woocommerce_items_in_cart.
A Stripe cookie is used by this third party in order to make your online purchase possible.

Pop-up Cookie Consent Cookie

This is the cookie set by the cookie consent plugin to record that you accept the fact that the site uses cookies.


WHY WE USE COOKIES AND SIMILAR TECHNOLOGIES

We use cookies and similar technologies to understand what Site members are interested in, to improve your experience on the Site, to make our Site function for you, and to help your browsing experience.  The type are as follows:

  • Strictly necessary.  These are cookies that are required for the operation of our Site.
  • Functionality.  These are used to recognize when you return to the Site.  This enables us to personalize our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences.
  • Analytical/performance.  These allow us to recognize and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our Site.   This helps us to improve the performance of the Site, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
    • Google Analytics: The Site uses Google Analytics to help understand how our Site is used and sometimes information such as the geographical location of our users.  You can learn more about how Google uses data when you use our Site and how to opt out here.
  • Social Networks.   These are used to enable you to interact with third-party social networks (subject to any preferences you set with those third-parties).  You may be able to manage your privacy preferences for these social networks and their tools and widgets via your account with the social network.
  • Booking and purchasing. These cookies allow us to record and manage the appointments clients can book and the virtual products purchases from our Site.

Third parties are required to follow applicable laws, self-regulatory programs, and data protection rules where applicable.  However, the Site does not have control over these third parties, who each have their own privacy policies and practices.

 

CONSENT, CONTRACT AND LEGITIMATE INTERESTS IN PROCESSING

 

Certain cookie technologies are employed to make the Site function for its intended purpose, and are provided based on contractual necessity based on your agreement with the Site to perform the services you have requested.

By choosing to use our Site after being notified of our use of Cookie Technologies in the ways described in this Policy, and in applicable jurisdictions, through notice and unambiguous acknowledgement of your consent, you agree to such use.

Managing Cookie Technologies

You can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies.  Please note, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies you may not be able to access all or parts of the Site.

Service Providers

We may employ third party companies and individuals to facilitate our Service, to provide the Service on our behalf, to perform Service-related services or to assist us in analyzing how our Service is used.

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.

Security

The security of your Personal Information is important to us, but remember that no method of transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage is 100% secure. While we strive to use commercially acceptable means to protect your Personal Information, we cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Links To Other Sites

Our 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. We strongly advise you to review the Privacy Policy of every site you visit.

We have no control over, and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.

Children’s Privacy

Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 18 (“Children”).

We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your child has provided us with Personal Information, please contact us. If we discover that a child under 18 has provided us with Personal Information, we will delete such information from our servers immediately.

Compliance With Laws

We will disclose your Personal Information where required to do so by law or subpoena.

Changes To This Privacy Policy

We may update our Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page.

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.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments

When visitors 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.

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


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.

What rights you have over your 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 that we erase any personal data we hold about you. This does 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.

Your contact information

Additional information

How we protect your data

What data breach procedures we have in place

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

Industry regulatory disclosure requirements