Privacy Policy & Disclosure

  

Who we are

                                 Our website address is: http://www.livingeencouarged.org

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

  

Living Encouraged Ministries ("the Site")  takes your privacy seriously. This Privacy Policy & Disclosure describes what information is collected, and how it is used, when you visit the Site.


Privacy Policy Overview


Living Encouraged Ministries, with its parents, affiliates and subsidiaries (collectively, "the Site", "the Company", "us", "our" or "we"), owns, operates, or provides access to, interactive websites, mobile applications, and other online interactive features and services, including, but not limited to, emails, newsletters, and promotional giveaways (collectively "Services).  This Privacy Policy applies to all information collected about you by the Company, regardless of how it is collected or stored, and describes, among other things, the types of information collected about you when you interact with the Services, how our information may be used, when your information may be disclosed, how you can control the use and disclosure of your information, and how your information is protected.


The only personal information we collect is what you give us. When you leave a comment, or communicate with us by email, you may elect to give us personally-identifiable information such as your name, email address, geographic location, or other information which could be used to locate or contact you. 


Except as otherwise noted in this Privacy Policy & Disclosure, the Company is a data controller (as the term is defined under the EU General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR"), which means that we decide how and why the information you provide to us is processed.  This Policy explains how we use the information you provide to us to be able to continue to provide the Services.  

Our website host, advertising network, advertisers, and affiliates (“Affiliates”) may collect non-personal information such as your IP address, the type of browser you are using, the referring website, the operating system you are using, your Internet service provider, the search terms you use on our Site, the specific web pages you visit, and the duration of your visits. 


  

An anonymized string created from your email address (also called a hash) may be provided to the Gravatar service to see if you are using it. The Gravatar service privacy policy is available here: https://automattic.com/privacy/. After approval of your comment, your profile picture is visible to the public in the context of your comment.

Media

If you upload images to the website, you should avoid uploading images with embedded location data (EXIF GPS) included. Visitors to the website can download and extract any location data from images on the website.

Contact forms

Cookies

Our website host, advertising network, advertisers, and affiliates (“Affiliates”) may collect non-personal information such as your IP address, the type of browser you are using, the referring website, the operating system you are using, your Internet service provider, the search terms you use on our Site, the specific web pages you visit, and the duration of your visits. 

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


If you have an account and you log in to this site, we will set a temporary cookie to determine if your browser accepts cookies. This cookie contains no personal data and is discarded when you close your browser.


When you log in, we will also set up several cookies to save your login information and your screen display choices. Login cookies last for two days, and screen options cookies last for a year. If you select "Remember Me", your login will persist for two weeks. If you log out of your account, the login cookies will be removed.


If you edit or publish an article, an additional cookie will be saved in your browser. This cookie includes no personal data and simply indicates the post ID of the article you just edited. It expires after 1 day.


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

Who we share your data with


How long we retain your data

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


For users that register on our website (if any), we also store the personal information they provide in their user profile. All users can see, edit, or delete their personal information at any time (except they cannot change their username). Website administrators can also see and edit that information.


What rights you have over your data

If you have an account on this site, or have left comments, 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 contact information

Additional information

Our Affiliates may use non-personal information to help analyze site traffic, understand customer needs and trends, and carry out targeted promotional activities. They may use non-personal information by itself or aggregate it with information they have obtained from others to produce research reports and other information and data, and may share such information with third parties. 


This site may provide links to other websites from time to time. We are not responsible for the content or information use at any of those sites, and you should review each site’s privacy policy. 

This site uses selective affiliate links, which means a commission is earned if you make a purchase via the link. The price you pay will be the same whether you use the affiliate link or go directly to the vendor’s website using a non-affiliate link. 


Modification

We may amend or revise this Privacy Policy from time to time. Please review it periodically. Your continued use of the site after any change in this Privacy Policy will mean you accept such change.


Contact

If you have any questions about our Privacy Policy & Disclosure, you can contact us at support@livingencouraged.org and include Privacy Policy & Disclosure in the subject line.  This policy is an explanation of how we may process your information.