Privacy Policy

Okay, so just because we run this website for fun doesn’t mean we don’t take your data seriously.


Who we are

Most of you know us personally, but if you’ve never met us, we are Andre and Elaine. Our website address is: https://andreelaine.com.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Comments, Contact Forms and Email Form Sign ups

When visitors leave comments, submit a message (through a form) or sign up to join our mailing list we collect the following data: your full name, email address, website (if applicable) your IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection and build an audit trail.

All comments that are submitted on our site requires approval as we monitor comments before they are published. After approval of your comment, your comment is published on our website and visible to the public.

Cookies

If you leave a comment on our site you may opt in to saving your name, e-mail 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.

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.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.

Analytics

To track performance of our website, we may collect technical data from your device as you browser through our site. Data may include the device you are using (iPhone, iPad, Laptop etc), what operating system you are using (Windows, OSX etc), your browser make and version (FireFox, Safari, Chrome etc).

Who we share your data with

When you sign up for our email notifications, we share your name and email address with Mailchimp®. This means your data is securely held for email notification purposes only and is managed by The Rocket Science Group. We will NEVER share or sell your data.

How long we retain your data

If you leave a comment, the comment and its metadata are retained indefinitely. This is so we can recognise and approve any follow-up comments automatically instead of holding them in a moderation queue.

If you sign up for our email notifications, the audit trail of the signup process is kept indefinitely and your personal data is stored until you opt-out.

You may request to remove your data at any time by simply emailing us. We aim to process all requests within 48 hours.

What rights you have over your data

If you submitted any data on our website (comments or personal data via any form) 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.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service. Your email address and name is sent to The Rocket Science Group which may operate servers outside the EU/EEA.

Our contact information

The easiest way to contact us is via email. Please contact Andre on [email protected]