Privacy Policy

This privacy policy sets out how "PatriciaGilliam.com" uses and protects any information that you give PatriciaGilliam.com when you use this website.

PatriciaGilliam.com is committed to ensuring that your privacy is protected. Should we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified when using this website, then you can be assured that it will only be used in accordance with this privacy statement.

PatriciaGilliam.com may change this policy from time to time by updating this page. You should check this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes. This policy is effective from September 18 2011.

What we collect

We may collect the following information:

  • Name
  • Contact information including email address
  • Demographic information such as postcode
  • Other information relevant to member registration

What we do with the information we gather

We collect this information to provide the following membership benefits to subscribers and users:

  • Password access to members-only content.
  • Means to connect with other fans of Patricia Gilliam.
  • Send e-letters and requested materials to users.

Security

We are committed to ensuring that your information is secure. In order to prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have put in place suitable physical, electronic and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online.

How we use cookies

A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once granted, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze Web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow Web applications to respond to you as an individual. The Web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences.

We may use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze data about Webpage traffic and improve our Website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes.

Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better Website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us.

You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the Website.

Links to other Websites

Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other Website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide while visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the Website in question.

Controlling your personal information

You may choose to restrict the collection or use of your personal information in the following ways:

  • For Website registration, you may choose to provide only required information.
    • We require only your name, a user name, a password, and email address.
    • You may choose to add or remove all other optional information.
    • You may choose to cancel your membership at any time, which will remove your registration from our system. Contact web@PatriciaGilliam.com to do so.
  • For form completion, you may choose to provide only required information.
    • Different forms require different information. You need only provide required information.
    • Form submissions are used for specified purposes. Unless you explicitly request us to do so, we will not subscribe you to any lists or members-only areas as a result of any form submission except the Registration Form.

We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we are required by law to do so.

You may access your Member Profile by logging in at any time to see the information we have collected from you. If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please complete/update your profile. If you encounter problems, contact web@PatriciaGilliam.com .