I have also added information regarding your privacy rights under the GDPR.
2) WHO I AM
I am a web developer, brand strategist, identity designer, author, and designer. I create meaningful interactive brand experiences online. I also provide technical consulting, business consulting for creatives, WordPress training, and webmastering services.
Santa Fe, NM
3) YOUR PERSONAL DATA
Personal data is any data regarding you that could help someone to identify you. It is individual information pertaining to you, and it is not anonymous.
Anonymous data is any data where the identity has been removed from the statistical data, and could not help to identify an individual.
I collect several types of information from my site visitors in order to enhance on site visit experience, and to provide a higher level of visitor care. This personal data falls into these categories:
ANONYMOUS DATA such as statistical or demographic data for the purposes of monitoring site traffic. Anonymous (or aggregate) Data may be derived from your personal data, but is not considered personal data because you cannot be identified by the information.
CONTACT DATA includes billing address, delivery address, email address and telephone numbers.
FINANCIAL DATA includes bank and payment information.
IDENTITY DATA includes first name, last name, and social media username (where applicable).
MARKETING DATA includes your preferences in receiving direct marketing from me. This includes your subscription to my Newsletter.
PROFILE DATA includes your username and password, as well as information regarding purchases, orders or donations made by you on my site.
TECHNICAL DATA includes your internet protocol (IP) address, browser type and version, time zone, location, browser extensions and version information, operating system and platform.
TRACKING DATA includes information I or others collect about you from cookies and similar tracking technologies. For example, I provide cookies so that my browser may store small pieces of my website in order to make my future site visits faster.
TRANSACTION DATA includes the payment information provided by you and your financial institution when you complete a purchase with me.
USAGE DATA includes information about how you use my website, products, and services.
To provide better content and service, acaciacarr.com uses Google Analytics to monitor traffic and visitor behave on my site. Your IP, city, state, operating system, and on-page behavior will be tracked by Google Analytics. If you continue to use my site, you acknowledge acceptance of this monitoring by Google Analytics which is utilized to enhance my on site experience and is looked at it as anonymous data since it is not personally identifiable.
I do not collect any information regarding your race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, religious or philosophical belief, personal lifestyle, criminal convictions or offenses, or any biometric data.
I also do not knowingly collect information from site visitors under the age of 13.
4) HOW I COLLECT PERSONAL DATA
I may collect two basic types of information about my site visitors: specific information you may provide directly as a result of interacting with my website, and general visit information collected indirectly by software including WordPress and related Plugins.
DIRECT (VISITOR PROVIDED DATA)
This specific information includes personal data you provide when you:
sign up to receive my Newsletter, Design +;
contact me directly via my Contact Form and request information be sent to you;
order my products or services;
contact us directly over the phone, via snail mail, email, or on my website;
leave comments or reviews on my products or services
VIA SOFTWARE (INDIRECTLY)
I may automatically collect Technical Data about your browser, platform, and browsing pattern while on my website.
GENERAL DATA COLLECTION PRACTICE
I only collect the data necessary to enhance your site visit experience and complete any tasks you initiate on my site. For example, you may provide your email to me via a message on my contact form which allows me to communicate with you via email reply.
My site is ad free!
If you are interested in learning how to opt out of ad programs on other sites, please visit:
Digital Advertising Alliance (United States)
Digital Advertising Alliance of Canada (Canada)
European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance (EU)
5) HOW I USE YOUR PERSONAL DATA
To complete an order and maintain a record of sales for my taxes
For fraud investigation in compliance with the law
When I need to comply with a law or regulation such as the GDPR
To enhance your site experience
To complete contractual obligations with you (like delivering my Newsletter to you after you opt in)
Cookies are basic pieces of information stored in my browser that enhance your overall site experience. They make the site faster and help the site remember where to take you after you submit a form. Overall, cookies are pretty sweet!
My site cookies collect anonymous data, and are not personally identifiable.
My website may also include cookies from third parties including links to social media. These cookies are controlled by these third parties.
You can disable cookies in my browser, but your website experience may be limited on my site as weIl as others as cookies are necessary to perform certain functions.
7) HOW I MAY SHARE PERSONAL DATA
I may share personal data with the following types of third parties:
Technology service providers (i.e. Ibhost)
As required by law
I select third parties to work with who adhere to the laws and best practices of the Internet. Any information shared with these third parties is only to enhance my website and your website experience, not to directly enhance the private interests of these third parties. They may not use the information for any purpose other than my agreed upon website related purpose.
8) PAYMENT INFORMATION
Acaciacarr.com uses PayPal to process payments made for products and services via the website. My checkout experience is completed on PayPal’s servers. I may store confirmation of my Payment in my System for internal record keeping purposes.
9) MY DATA SECURITY PROTOCOL
I have strict security measures in place to protect your information. Your personal data is protected, and used only on a need-to-know basis as required to perform necessary site or other contractual based items. I believe that the less people with access to your information, the better, and I have designed my data security practices with that philosophy as my guiding principle.
I have systems in place to notify me immediately of any suspected or confirmed web breach where your personal data may have been exposed. I will notify you via email in the event that I are legally required to do so.
10) THIRD-PARTY LINKS
11) MY DATA RETENTION POLICY
I will only keep my personal data for as long as necessary to fulfill the purposes I collected it for, including for the purposes of satisfying any legal, accounting, or reporting requirements.
If you make a purchase from my me or enter into a financial transaction with me, I must retain this information for 7 years for tax and legal record keeping purposes.
In some circumstances, you can ask me to delete your data. For example, when you unsubscribe from my Newsletter, you may then contact me and ask me to delete your subscriber information including email and name. Your anonymous aggregate data will remain, as it is not protected data.
I may use and reuse any anonymous data I collect on my site in perpetuity for the purposes of continuing to improve my website for the enjoyment of my site visitors.
12) HOW TO ACCESS YOUR DATA WITH ME
You will not have to pay a fee to access my personal data with me one time. However, additional requests are subject to review and fees. I am not required to comply if the request is illegal, unnecessary, or otherwise protected.
I will request specific information from you to help me confirm your identity before allowing you to access a copy of your sensitive data. I do not provide my private data to inquiring third parties except as required by law.
You may be provided 1 free copy of your basic data as part of your access or deletion request.
I will respond to your initial data request within 1 month. I may need further information from you in order to complete the process.
PO Box 33064
Santa Fe, NM