PRIVACY POLICY

We respect your privacy and are committed to protecting it through our compliance with this privacy policy (“Policy”). This policy describes the types of information we may collect from you or that you may provide (“Personal Information”) on the authorjoannereed.net website (“Website” or “Service”) and any of its related products and services (collectively, “Services”), and our practices for collecting, using, maintaining, protecting, and disclosing that Personal Information.

You can access and use the Website and Services without telling us who you are or revealing any information bby which someone could identify you as a specific individual. If, however, you wish to use some of the features offered on the website, you may be asked to provide certain Personal Information (for example your your name and email address).

We do not knowingly collect any Personal Information from children under the age of 18. If you are under 18, please do not submit any Personal Information through the Website and Services.

If you beieve that a child under the age of 18 has provided Personal Information to us through the Website and Services, please contact us to request that we delete that child’s Personal Information from our Services.

We act as a data controller and a data processor when handling Personal Information, unless we have entered into a data processing agreement with you in which case you would be in the data controller we would be the data processor.

Our role may also differ depending on the specific situation involving Personal Information. We act in the capacity of a data controller when we ask you to submit your Personal Information that is necessary to ensure your access and use of the Website and Services. In such instances, we are a data controller because we determine the purposes and means of the processing of Personal Information.

We act in the capacity of a data processor in situations when you submit Personal Information through the Website and Services. We do not own, control, or make decisiosn about the sumitted Personal Information, and such Personal Information is processed only in accordance with your instructions. In such instances, the User providing Personal Information acts as a data controller.

In order to make the Website and Services available to you, or to meet a legal obligation, we may need to collect and use certain Personal Information. If you do not provide the information that we request, we may not be able to provide you with the requested products or services.

Processing your Personal Information depends on how you interact with ethe Website and Services where you are located in the world and if one of the following applies: (i) you have given your consent for one or more specific purposes (ii) provision of information is necessary for the performance of this Poicy with you and/or for any pre-contractual obligations thereof; (iii) processing is necessary for compliance withe a legal obligation to which you are subject; (iv) processing in related to a task that is carried out in the public interest or in the exercise of official authority vested in us; (v) processing isnecessary for the purpose of the legitimate interests pursued by us or by a third party.

We will not share any personally identifiable information with third parties and will not share any information with unaffiliated third parties.

Service Providers are not uthorized to use or disclose your information except as necessary to perform services on our behalf or comply with legal requirements. Service Providers are given the information they need only in order to perform their designated functions, and we do not authorize them to use or disclose any of th eprovided information for their own marketing or other purposes.

We may also disclose any Personal Information we collect, use or receive if required or permitted by law, such as tocomply with a subpoena or similar legal process, and when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety of othrs, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request.

If you have any questions, concerns, or complaints regarding this POlicy, the information we hold about you, or if you wish to exercise your rights, we encourage you to contact us using the details below

yourquest@joannereedauthor.net