Privacy Policy

Overview
The purpose of this privacy policy is to inform you as to what kinds of information may be gathered about you when you visit this site (www.christophervalen.com), how that information is used, and whether it is disclosed to anyone, Please note that this policy applies only to christophervalen.com and not to other websites to which it’s linked.

INFORMATION ABOUT ALL VISITORS
This site automatically gathers certain usage information like the numbers and frequency of visitors to christophervalen.com and its areas. We only use such data in the aggregate. This aggregate data helps us determine how much our customers use parts of the site. For example, christophervalen.com uses a technology nicknamed “cookies” that tells us how and when pages in our site are visited, and by how many people. These cookies do not collect personally identifiable information and we do not combine information collected through these cookies with other personally identifiable information.

Users are advised that if they wish to deny the use and saving of cookies from this website on to their computers hard drive they should take necessary steps within their web browsers security settings to block all cookies from this website and its external serving vendors.

This website uses tracking software to monitor its visitors to better understand how they use it. This software is provided by Google Analytics which uses cookies to track visitor usage. The software will save a cookie to your computers hard drive in order to track and monitor your engagement and usage of the website, but will not store, save or collect personal information. You can read Google's privacy policy here for further information (http://www.google.com/privacy.html)

EMAIL NEWSLETTER
This website operates an email newsletter program, used to inform subscribers about products supplied by this website. Users can subscribe through an online automated process should they wish to do so but do so at their own discretion. Some subscriptions may be manually processed through prior written agreement with the user.

No personal details are passed on to third parties nor shared with companies / people outside of the company that operates this website.

Email marketing campaigns published by this website or its owners may contain tracking facilities within the actual email. Subscriber activity is tracked and stored in a database for future analysis and evaluation. Such tracked activity may include; the opening of emails, forwarding of emails, the clicking of links within the email content, times, dates and frequency of activity. This information is used to refine future email campaigns and supply the user with more relevant content based around their activity.

Subscribers are given the opportunity to un-subscribe at any time through an automated system. This process is detailed at the footer of each email campaign.

EXTERNAL LINKS
Although this website only looks to include quality, safe and relevant external links, users are advised adopt a policy of caution before clicking any external web links mentioned throughout this website. (External links are clickable text / banner / image links to other websites.

The owners of this website cannot guarantee or verify the contents of any externally linked website despite their best efforts. Users should therefore note they click on external links at their own risk and this website and its owners cannot be held liable for any damages or implications caused by visiting any external links mentioned.

DISCLOSURE
We do not use or disclose information about your individual visits to christophervalen.com or information that you may give us on christophervalen.com such as your name and email address.  We may share such information in response to legal process, such as a court order or subpoena, or in special cases such as a physical threat to you or others.

PRIVACY POLICY CHANGES
If we decide to change our privacy policy for christophervalen.com we will post those changes here so that you will always know what information we gather, how we might use that information and whether we will disclose it to anyone.