Last Updated December 28, 2019
When visiting LeeGreggBooks.com, we collect no personally identifiable data about you as a visitor. The only exceptions are when you provide 1) your email address to subscribe to our electronic newsletter, which you can opt out of at any time, 2) may choose to submit your name, email address to “Trax’s Pack”, our Contact form, or “Make a Comment” via the Facebook Comments Plugin.
We may use third party service providers to help us operate our business and the Site or administer activities on our behalf, such as sending out newsletters and payment processing. We may share your information with these third parties for those limited purposes provided that you have given us your permission.
Note: DiscoverMe Technologies works with partners and third-party providers who are both “Controllers” and “Processors” under the GDPR. Details of their GDPR compliance can be found on their individual privacy policies.
Types of Data Collected
While using our Site, we may ask you to provide us with certain personally identifiable information that can be used to contact or identify you (“Personal Data”). Personally identifiable information may include, but is not limited to:
- Email address (newsletter subscribers, submissions to Trax’s Pack, Contact Us web form)
- Cookies and Usage Data (Advertisers & Analytics)
We may use your Personal Data to contact you with newsletters, marketing or promotional materials and other information that may be of interest to you. You may opt out of receiving any, or all, of these communications from us by following the unsubscribe link or instructions provided in any email we send.
For further details on the analytics, advertising and cookies employed, refer to the section “Information We Collect” below.
Information you explicitly provide to us:
Newsletter: When you opt in and sign up for the LeeGreggBooks.com newsletter you provide your e-mail address and name. You can opt out of at any time by selecting the “Unsubscribe” link included at the bottom of every email we send to you. If you have any difficulty, you can contact us directly. Please note that once we receive your request, it may take an additional period of time for your opt-out to become effective.
Content: One of the reasons people submit to LeeGreggBooks.com is to share content with others, such as sharing a photo and writing a blog post (Trax’s Pack), commenting, asking questions and answering questions. If you do not want us to store metadata associated with content you submit and share on LeeGreggBooks.com (such as photos), please remove the metadata before uploading the content.
Information we collect when you interact with LeeGreggBooks:
Device and Browser Information
When you access LeeGreggBooks.com from a computer, mobile phone, or other device, we may collect information from that device about your browser type, location, and IP address, as well as the pages you visit on our Site using Google Analytics. This information is collected anonymously and is accessed through and stored by Google.
- Google Analytics is a web analytics service offered by Google that tracks and reports website traffic. Google uses the data collected to track and monitor the use of our Service. This data is shared with other Google services. Google may use the collected data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network.
- You can opt-out of having made your activity on our Site available to Google Analytics by installing the Google Analytics opt-out browser add-on. To learn about Google Analytics’ currently available opt-outs for the Web, please visit: https://support.google.com/analytics/answer/181881?hl=en
- For more information on the privacy practices of Google, please visit the Google Privacy & Terms web page: http://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/
We may use third-party Service Providers to show advertisements to you to help support and maintain our Site. Third-party Service Providers we select include:
- Note: Using the Google Ads Settings, visitors can opt-out of Google Analytics for Display Advertising and customize Google Display Network ads.
We may use “cookies” (small pieces of data we store for an extended period of time on your computer, mobile phone, or other device) to make LeeGreggBooks.com easier to use.
Examples of cookies we use on our Site:
- Session Cookies. We use Session Cookies to operate our Service.
- Advertising Cookies. Advertising Cookies are used to serve you with advertisements that may be relevant to you and your interests.
We allow third-party companies, such as Google and Amazon (see “Advertising”), to collect certain anonymous information when you visit our website through cookies. These companies may use non-personally identifiable information during your visits to this and other websites in order to provide advertisements about goods and services likely to be of greater interest to you.
These companies typically use a cookie or a third party web beacon to collect this information. For example, we use Google Analytics to support our Display Advertising and collect non-personally identifiable information about our visitors’ demographics and interests.
Networking Advertising Initiative:
Some of the advertising service providers may be members of the Network Advertising Initiative, which offers a single location to opt out of ad targeting from member companies. If you opt-out of receiving targeted ads in this manner, you will continue to receive advertising messages after you opt-out, but they will not be customized to you based on your use of the Websites and/or third party websites.
To learn more about this behavioral advertising practice, you can visit www.networkadvertising.org or visit http://www.aboutads.info/for more information. You can also remove or block cookies using the settings in your web browser, but in some cases this action may impact your ability to use LeeGreggBooks.com.
The collection of information via certain ads served to users in Canada may be managed by visiting youradchoices.ca.
Do Not Track: We do not support Do Not Track (“DNT”):
Do Not Track is a preference you can set in your web browser to inform websites that you do not want to be tracked. You can enable or disable Do Not Track by visiting the Preferences or Settings page of your web browser.
Please note that the-opt out is cookie-based and will only affect the specific computer and browser on which the opt-out is applied.
Links To Other Sites
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.
We have no control over and assume no responsibility for the content, privacy policies or practices of any third party sites or services.
The Site is intended for a general audience and are not designed or intended for use by children, especially those under age thirteen (13) or sixteen (16) in the EU.
In order to comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), DiscoverMe has enabled restricted data processing with regards for the following Google products/services we use on our site: Google Adsense, Google Analytics, Google Ad Manager. This means that Google will restrict how it uses certain unique identifiers, and other data processed in the provision of services and will only show non-personalized ads to eligible users in California.
Your Legal Rights and Data Protection Rights Under General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
If you are a resident of the European Economic Area (EEA), you have certain data protection rights. DiscoverMe Technologies, Inc. aims to take reasonable steps to allow you to correct, amend, delete, or limit the use of your Personal Data.
DiscoverMe does not directly hold any personal identifiable information about any users unless they have subscribed to our electronic newsletter or submitted to our Contact Us form, in which case we have access to a supplied email address. You can opt-out of our newsletter at any time by clicking the “unsubscribe” link in the footer of any newsletter email you receive from us, or by contacting us directly (see “Contact Us” below).
If you would like further information in relation to your legal rights under applicable law or would like to exercise any of them, please contact us using the information in the “Contact Us” section below at any time. Your local laws may permit you to request that we:
- provide access to and/or a copy of certain information we have about you;
- prevent the processing of your information for direct-marketing purposes;
- update information which is out of date or incorrect;
- delete certain information which we have about you;
- restrict the way that we process and disclose certain information;
- transfer your information to a third party provider of services; and
- revoke your consent for the processing of your information.
We will consider all requests and provide our response within the time period stated by applicable law. Certain information may be exempt from such requests in some circumstances, which may include if we need to keep processing your information for our legitimate interests or to comply with a legal obligation. We may request you provide us with information necessary to confirm your identity before responding to your request.
How We Use Your Information:
We use the information we collect to try to provide a safe, efficient, and customized experience. LeeGreggBooks.com will share your information with third parties when we believe the sharing is permitted by you, reasonably necessary to offer our services, or when legally required to do so. Here are some of the details on how we do that:
To manage the service: We use the information we collect to provide our services and features to you, to measure and improve those services and features, and to provide you with customer support. We use the information to prevent potentially illegal activities, and to enforce our Terms of Service. For example, we use a variety of technological systems to detect and address anomalous activity and screen content to prevent abuse such as spam. These efforts may on occasion result in a temporary or permanent suspension or termination of some functions for some users.
To allow you to participate in interactive features of our Site when you choose to do so: Submitting comments, signing up to our newsletter, submitting content for publication on our site are opt-in activities by the User.
To contact you: We may contact you with service-related announcements from time to time.
To respond to legal requests and prevent harm: We may disclose information pursuant to subpoenas, court orders, or other requests (including criminal and civil matters) if we have a good faith belief that the response is required by law. This may include respecting requests from jurisdictions outside of Canada where we have a good faith belief that the response is required by law under the local laws in that jurisdiction, apply to users from that jurisdiction, and are consistent with generally accepted international standards. We may also share information when we have a good faith belief it is necessary to prevent fraud or other illegal activity, to prevent imminent bodily harm, or to protect ourselves and you from people violating our Terms of Service. This may include sharing information with other companies, lawyers, courts or other government entities.
How We Protect Information:
We do our best to keep your information secure, but we need your help.
Risks inherent in sharing information: Please be aware that no security measures are perfect or impenetrable. We cannot control the actions of other users with whom you share your information. We cannot guarantee that only authorized persons will view your information. We cannot ensure that information you share on LeeGreggBooks.com will not become publicly available. We are not responsible for third party circumvention of any security measures on LeeGreggBooks.com. You can reduce these risks by using common sense security practices such as choosing a strong password, using different passwords for different services, and using up to date antivirus software.
Report Violations: You should report any security violations to us at hello (@) leegreggbooks.com