Privacy Policy

This website is part of Creative Writing Now, which is a brand owned by William Victor S.L. – – Company Register Listing (Madrid): Volume 24868, Book 0, Folio 60, Section 8, Page M-447671.

Our company’s address is Calle Juan de Austria 22, 29010 Madrid, Spain.

Click here to visit Creative Writing Now’s Privacy Policy, which also applies to this website.

Privacy Statement

At Creative Writing Now, we are dedicated to protecting your data and privacy.

We recognize that your privacy is important. This document outlines the types of personal information we receive and collect when you use this website, as well as some of the steps we take to safeguard information. This will help you make an informed decision about sharing personal information with us.

Creative Writing Now strives to maintain the highest standards of decency, fairness and integrity in all our operations. Likewise, we are dedicated to protecting our customers’ and online visitors’ privacy on our websites.

About Our Cookies

A cookie is a string of information that is stored on your computer, which your browser provides our website each time you visit it. We use cookies to help us identify and track visitors, their use of the website, and their website access preferences.

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.

Refusing Cookies

You can set your browser to accept or refuse all cookies automatically, or notify you when a cookie is being requested. Taking this action should not cause a problem with the continued use of our site. Consult the Help section of your browser for guidance on how to refuse all cookies or to notify you when a cookie is requested.

If you choose to refuse our cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the site.

Personally Identifiable Information

If you register for an author account on this website, you will be asked to provide your email address, and you will have the option to provide other personal information.  The email address that you provide will be used to send you a website password and may be used to send you updates about website activities or to contact you about matters related to this website.

If you choose to include a photograph or other personal details on your public website profile, website visitors will have access to that information, which may be personally identifying.

If you choose to post content on the website, that content will be associated with the email address and other account details you have provided.  The content that you post will be visible to website visitors.  If your content contains photographs or other personal details, website visitors will have access to that information, which may be personally identifying.

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.

If you choose to comment on someone else’s post on your website, you will be asked to log in or to provide your name and email address.  The author of the post you are commenting on will be able to see the name and email address that you provide or the email address associated with your website account.

We also collect website visitors’ IP addresses, which helps us combat spam and fraud. We do not use IP addresses for any other purpose.

Non-personally Identifiable Information

We may collect non-personally identifiable information about you whenever you interact with our site. Non-personally identifiable information may include the browser name, the type of computer and technical information about your method of connecting to our site, such as the operating system and the Internet service provider you used, and other similar information.

Children’s Privacy Protection

This website is directed to adults. It is not directed to children under the age of 16. We operate our site in compliance with current regulations. Anyone under the age of 16 must have parental consent to use this site. We do not knowingly collect or use personally identifiable information from anyone under 16 years of age.

Release of Information

If we sell this website, the information we have obtained from you through your voluntary participation in our site may transfer to the new owner as a part of the sale so that the service provided to you may continue. In that event, you will receive notice through our website of that change in control and practices, and we will make reasonable efforts to ensure that the purchaser honors any opt-out requests you might make.

Data Storage

Personally identifiable information and non-personally identifiable information collected by this site is stored on our host’s servers. That host is Webcs.com, located at 1535 Smiling Fish Lane in Saint Augustine, Florida.

For requests to review, edit, or delete your information stored on the Webcs.com servers for Creative Writing Now, please contact us at the following link:
https://www.creative-writing-now.com/about-us.html

Some information is collected by third-party services and applications.  These may include: GDPR Cookie Consent, Askimet Anti-Spam, WangGuard, AWeber, SendOwl, E-Junkie, UpViral, OptinMonster, Google, PayPal, and Stripe.

Your Rights 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.

For requests related to data storage, please contact us at the following link:
https://www.creative-writing-now.com/about-us.html

Updates and Effective Date

Creative Writing Now reserves the right to make changes in this policy. If there is a material change in our cookie and privacy practices, we will indicate on our site that those practices have changed and provide a link to the updated privacy policy. We encourage you to periodically review this policy so that you will know what information we collect and how we use it.

Agreeing to Terms

If you do not agree to Creative Writing Now’s privacy policy as posted here on this website, please do not consent to the setting of cookies and the collection and storage of your personally identifiable information.

Your explicit consent indicates acceptance of this privacy policy in its entirety.

Last updated: 25 May 2018