Privacy Policy

Privacy Policy

Last updated: July 28, 2021

We respect your privacy and we are committed to protecting it. 

Definitions

For the purposes of this Privacy Policy:

·  You means the individual accessing or using our website, or the company, or other legal entity on behalf of which such individual is accessing or using the website, as applicable.

·  Service referred to as either “www.maydamadrid.com” “We”, “Us” “Site” “Website” or “Our” in this Agreement.

·   Affiliate means an entity that controls, is controlled by or is under common control with a party, where “control” means ownership of 50% or more of the shares, equity interest or other securities entitled to vote for election of directors or other managing authority.

·  Affiliate marketing involves earning a commission by promoting a product or service made by another retailer or advertiser. It is a monetization model where an affiliate partner, which is you, is rewarded a payout for providing a specific result to the retailer or advertiser

·  Account means a unique account created for You to access our Service or parts of our Service.

·  Website refers to, accessible from https://www.maydamadrid.com

·  Country refers to: United States

·  Service Provider means any natural or legal person who processes the data on behalf of the Company. It refers to third-party companies or individuals employed by the Company to facilitate the Service, to provide the Service on behalf of the Company, to perform services related to the Service or to assist the Company in analyzing how the Service is used

·  Third-party refers to any website or any social network website through which a User can log in or create an account to use our service, or any website/network that is not www.maydamadrid.com

·  Personal Data is any information that relates to an identified or identifiable individual.

·  Cookies are a string of information that a website stores on a visitors computer, and that the visitors browser provides to the website each time the visitor returns. These small files are placed on Your computer, mobile device or any other device by a website, containing the details of Your browsing history on that website among its many uses.

·  Device means any device that can access the Service such as a computer, a cellphone or a digital tablet.

·  Usage Data refers to data collected automatically, either generated by the use of the Service or from the Service infrastructure itself (for example, the duration of a page visit).

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Information We Collect

We only collect information about you if we have a reason to do so, for example to communicate with you. 

Information That You Volunteer:

Basic Information:

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 may include, but is not limited to:

·       Email address

·       First name and last name

·       username

For example, your username along with other information that you put in your public profile that you may provide to comment in our Service. An email address and your name when you voluntarily sign up to receive email alerts or our newsletter or leave a comment. 

Your email and name when you fill out our beta reading or book review form using google forms.

Name and email when contacting us via our Service. 

Information We Collect Automatically

Usage Data

Usage Data is collected automatically when using the Service. This is collected via third party apps/sites such as Wix, Google analytics.

Usage Data may include information such as Your Device’s Internet Protocol address (e.g. 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, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

When You access the Site by or through a mobile device, We may collect certain information automatically, including, but not limited to, the type of mobile device You use, Your mobile device unique ID, the IP address of Your mobile device, Your mobile operating system, the type of mobile Internet browser You use, unique device identifiers and other diagnostic data.

We may also collect information that Your browser sends whenever You visit our Service or when You access the Service by or through a mobile device.

It is important to note that there is no personal information attached to this data, it is completely anonymous and has only been collected for aggregate and statistical purposes.

Maydamadrid website is hosted on the Wix.com platform. Wix.com provides us with the online platform that allows us to sell our products and services to you. Your data may be stored through Wix.com’s data storage, databases and the general Wix.com applications. They store your data on secure servers behind a firewall. 
 

Payments: 


All direct payment gateways offered by Wix.com and used by our company adhere to the standards set by PCI-DSS as managed by the PCI Security Standards Council, which is a joint effort of brands like Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover. PCI-DSS requirements help ensure the secure handling of credit card information by our store and its service providers.

 

Cookies & Other Technologies

We use Cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on Our Service and store certain information. Tracking technologies used are Pixel tags (beacons), and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze Our Site.

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 parts of our Site.

We use both session and persistent Cookies for the purposes set out below:

·       Necessary / Essential Cookies

·       Type: Session Cookies

·       Administered by: Us/Wix platform

·       Purpose: These Cookies are essential to provide You with services available through the Website and to enable You to use some of its features. They help to authenticate users and prevent fraudulent use of user accounts. Without these Cookies, the services that You have asked for cannot be provided, and We only use these Cookies to provide You with those services.

Cookies Policy / Notice Acceptance Cookies

·       Type: Persistent Cookies

·       Administered by: Us/Wix platform

·       Purpose: These Cookies identify if users have accepted the use of cookies on the Website.

Functionality Cookies

·       Type: Persistent Cookies

·       Administered by: Us/Wix platform

·       Purpose: These Cookies allow us to remember choices You make when You use the Website, such as remembering your login details or language preference. The purpose of these Cookies is to provide You with a more personal experience and to avoid You having to re-enter your preferences every time You use the Website.

Tracking and Performance Cookies

·       Type: Persistent Cookies

·       Administered by: Third-Parties

·       Purpose: These Cookies are used to track information about traffic to the Website and how users use the Website. The information gathered via these Cookies may directly or indirectly identify you as an individual visitor. This is because the information collected is typically linked to a pseudonymous identifier associated with the device you use to access the Website. We may also use these Cookies to test new pages, features or new functionality of the Website to see how our users react to them.

Targeting and Advertising Cookies

·       Type: Persistent Cookies

·       Administered by: Third-Parties

·       Purpose: These Cookies track your browsing habits to enable Us to show advertising which is more likely to be of interest to You. These Cookies use information about your browsing history to group You with other users who have similar interests. Based on that information, and with Our permission, third party advertisers can place Cookies to enable them to show adverts which We think will be relevant to your interests while You are on third party websites.

The following links explain how to access cookie settings in various browsers:


To opt out of being tracked by Google Analytics across all websites, visit this link: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

 

How and Why We Use Information

We use Personal Data for the following purposes listed below:

·       To provide and maintain our Service, including to monitor the usage of our website.

·       To manage Your Account: to manage Your registration as a user of the Service. The Personal Data You provide can give You access to different functionalities of the Service that are available to You as a registered user.

·       For the performance of a contract: the development, compliance and undertaking of the purchase contract for the products, items or services You have purchased or of any other contract with Us through the Service.

·       To communicate With You: To contact You by email, SMS, or other equivalent forms of electronic communication, such as a mobile application’s push notifications regarding updates or informative communications related to the functionalities, products or contracted services, including the security updates, when necessary or reasonable for their implementation.

·       To provide You with news, special offers and general information about other goods, services and events which we offer that are similar to those that you have already purchased or enquired about unless You have opted not to receive such information.

·       To manage Your requests: To attend and manage Your requests to Us.

 

We may share your personal information in the following situations:

·       With Service Providers (Third Parties): We may share Your personal information with Service Providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service, to show advertisements to You to help support and maintain Our Service, to contact You.

·       For Business transfers: We may share or transfer Your personal information in connection with, or during negotiations of, any merger, sale of Company assets, financing, or acquisition of all or a portion of our business to another company.

·       With Affiliates: We may share Your information with Our affiliates, in which case we will require those affiliates to honor this Privacy Policy. Affiliates include Our parent company and any other subsidiaries, joint venture partners or other companies that We control or that are under common control with Us.

·       With Business partners: We may share Your information with Our business partners to offer You certain products, services or promotions.

·       With other users: when You share personal information or otherwise interact in the public areas with other users, such information may be viewed by all users and may be publicly distributed outside. If You interact with other users or register through a Third-Party Social Media Service, Your contacts on the Third-Party Social Media Service may see your name, profile, pictures, and description of Your activity. Similarly, other users will be able to view descriptions of Your activity, communicate with You, and view Your profile.

 

Retention of Your Personal Data

We will retain Your Personal Data only for as long as is necessary for the purposes set out in this Privacy Policy. We will retain and use Your Personal Data to the extent necessary to comply with our legal obligations (for example, if we are required to retain your data to comply with applicable laws), resolve disputes, and enforce our legal agreements and policies.

We will also retain Usage Data for internal analysis purposes. Usage Data is generally retained for a shorter period of time, except when this data is used to strengthen the security or to improve the functionality of Our Service, or We are legally obligated to retain this data for longer time periods.

Transfer of Your Personal Data

Your information, including Personal Data, is processed at the sites operating offices and in any other places where the parties involved in the processing are located. It means that this information may be transferred to — and maintained on — computers located outside of Your state, province, country or other governmental jurisdiction where the data protection laws may differ than those from Your jurisdiction.

Your consent to this Privacy Policy followed by Your submission of such information represents Your agreement to that transfer.

We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that Your data is treated securely and in accordance with this Privacy Policy and no transfer of Your Personal Data will take place to an organization or a country unless there are adequate controls in place including the security of Your data and other personal information.

Disclosure of Your Personal Data

Business Transactions

If we are involved in a merger, acquisition or asset sale, Your Personal Data may be transferred. We will provide notice before Your Personal Data is transferred and becomes subject to a different Privacy Policy.

Law enforcement

Under certain circumstances, we may be required to disclose Your Personal Data if required to do so by law or in response to valid requests by public authorities (e.g. a court or a government agency).

Other legal requirements

We may disclose Your Personal Data in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to:

·       Comply with a legal obligation

·       Protect and defend the rights or property of the Company

·       Prevent or investigate possible wrongdoing in connection with the Service

·       Protect the personal safety of Users of the Service or the public

·       Protect against legal liability

 

Security of Your Personal Data

The security of Your Personal Data 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 Data, We cannot guarantee its absolute security.

Legal Bases for Collecting and Using Information

A note here for those in the European Union about our legal grounds for processing information about you under EU data protection laws, which is that our use of your information is based on the grounds that:

(1) The use is necessary in order to fulfill our commitments to you under the applicable terms of service or other agreements with you or is necessary to administer your account — for example, in order to enable access to our website on your device; or

(2) The use is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation; or

(3) The use is necessary in order to protect your vital interests or those of another person; or

(4) We have a legitimate interest in using your information — for example, to provide and update our Services; to improve our Services so that we can offer you an even better user experience; to safeguard our Services; to communicate with you; to measure, gauge, and improve the effectiveness of our advertising; and to understand our user retention and attrition; to monitor and prevent any problems with our Services; and to personalize your experience; or

(5) You have given us your consent — for example before we place certain cookies on your device and access and analyze them later on, as described in our Cookie Policy.

We do not sell our users’ data. We aren’t a data broker, we don’t sell your personal information to data brokers, and we don’t sell your information to other companies that want to spam you with marketing emails.

 

Under a new California law, the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”), some personalized advertising you see online and on our services might be considered a “sale” even though we don’t share information that identifies you personally, like your name or email address, as part of our advertising program.

 

Detailed Information on the Processing of Your Personal Data

Service Providers have access to Your Personal Data only to perform their tasks on Our behalf and are obligated not to disclose or use it for any other purpose.

Analytics

We may use third-party Service providers to monitor and analyze the use of our Service.

·       Google Analytics is used for tracking our site’s stats. You can view their Privacy Policy here: https://policies.google.com/privacy

Advertising

We may use Service providers to show advertisements to You to help support and maintain Our Service.

·       Google Adsense shows ads on our site.

·       You can opt-out of use-based ads here: https://support.google.com/adsense/answer/142293?hl=en

·       For more information about Google Adsense, please visit their Privacy Policy https://policies.google.com/privacy

 

Information Shared Publicly

Information that you choose to make public is disclosed publicly. Information such as your public profile, post, other content that you make public on our site, and your ‘likes’, comments are all available to others. 

For example, a photo you have uploaded on your public profile or default image. Please keep all of this in mind when deciding what you would like to share publicly. 

How Long We Keep Information:

We do not keep information about you when it is no longer needed for the purpose for which we collect and use it as described in the section above on How and Why We Use Information, We are not legally required to keep it. 

For example, we keep web logs that record information about a visitor, like the IP address, browser type, operating system for about 30 days. 

We retain the logs for this period of time in order to, among other things, analyze traffic to our website.

As another example, when you delete a post, page, or comment from your at your end. it stays in your Trash folder for thirty days in case you change your mind and would like to restore that content, because starting from scratch is no fun. After the thirty days are up, the deleted content may remain on our backups and caches until purged.

Children’s Privacy

Our Service does not address anyone under the age of 13. We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 13. If You are a parent or guardian and You are aware that Your child has provided Us with Personal Data, please contact Us. If We become aware that We have collected Personal Data from anyone under the age of 13 without verification of parental consent, We take steps to remove that information from Our servers.

If We need to rely on consent as a legal basis for processing Your information and Your country requires consent from a parent, We may require Your parent’s consent before We collect and use that information.

Links to Other Websites

Our Service may contain links to other websites 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.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

Your Rights

If you are located in certain parts of the world, including California and countries that fall under the scope of the European General Data Protection Regulation (aka the “GDPR”), you may have certain rights regarding your personal information, like the right to request access to or deletion of your data.

European General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

If you are located in a country that falls under the scope of the GDPR, data protection laws give you certain rights with respect to your personal data, subject to any exemptions provided by the law, including the rights to:

  • Request access to your personal data;

  • Request correction or deletion of your personal data;

  • Object to our use and processing of your personal data;

  • Request that we limit our use and processing of your personal data; and

  • Request portability of your personal data.

You also have the right to make a complaint to a government supervisory authority.

California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)

The California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) requires us to provide California residents with some additional information about the categories of personal information we collect and share, where we get that personal information, and how and why we use it.

The CCPA also requires us to provide a list of the “categories” of personal information we collect, as that term is defined in the law, so, here it is. In the last 12 months, we collected the following categories of personal information from California residents, depending on the Services used:

  • Identifiers (like your name, contact information, and device and online identifiers);

  • Characteristics protected by law (for example, you might provide your gender as part of a research survey for us);

  • Internet or other electronic network activity information (such as your usage of our Services, like the actions you take as a visitor or administrator of a WordPress.com site);

  • Geolocation data (such as your location based on your IP address);

  • Audio, electronic, visual or similar information (such as your profile picture, if you uploaded one);

You can find more information about what we collect and sources of that information in the Information We Collect section above.

Privacy Policy Updates:

We reserve the right to modify this privacy policy at any time, so please review it frequently. Changes and clarifications will take effect immediately upon their posting on the website. If we make material changes to this policy, we will notify you here that it has been updated, so that you are aware of what information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we use and/or disclose it. 

Contact Us

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, You can contact us:

·       By visiting this page on our website: www.maydamadrid.com/contact or hello@maydamadrid.com

 

By using our website, you hereby consent to the Privacy Policy