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Privacy Policy

Who we are

HALF SHY, LLC

Our website address is: http://www.halfshy.com

I’m not a lawyer, I’m a musician. I will try to be as clear as possible.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

Protecting your private data is a priority. By using this website, you consent to the data usage below. We do not collect much information, but it is used to contact you such as:

  • First name and last name
  • Email address
  • Phone number
  • Business name
  • Website URL
  • Address, State, Province, ZIP/Postal code, City
  • Any personal data you post on our website
  • Technical data such as your IP address, your login data, details about your browser, time zone settings and other technology on the device you use to access our website
  • Your marketing and communication preferences
  • Any information that you directly provide to us whether through our contact form, over the phone, by email or otherwise
  • Cookies and Usage Data

Comments

When visitors leave comments on the site we collect the data shown in the comments form, and also the visitor’s IP address and browser user agent string to help spam detection.

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

Providing you with our newsletter and/or other marketing materials with your consent

Cookies

Tracking & Cookies Data
We use cookies and similar tracking technologies to track the activity on our Service and hold certain information.

Cookies are files with small amount of data which may include an anonymous unique identifier. Cookies are sent to your browser from a website and stored on your device. Tracking technologies also used are beacons, tags, and scripts to collect and track information and to improve and analyze our Service.

You can instruct your browser to refuse all cookies or to indicate when a cookie is being sent. However, if you do not accept cookies, you may not be able to use some portions of our Service

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

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.

Opt-Out & Unsubscribe

We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from Half Shy by unsubscribing to the email in the link located at the bottom of the email or by contacting us directly via email.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.

Visiting the website, traffic information may be sent to Facebook or Google for marketing purposes.

These companies have their own separate privacy policies and should be referenced where appropriate.

Half Shy, LLC will only disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a)To comply with a legal obligation; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Half Shy, LLC; and, (c) To protect the personal safety of users of the Service or the public

Your contact information

You can contact me at halfshy@halfshy.com

Additional information

How we protect your data

Any data collected (such as email address) is secured on third party websites (such as MailChimp) behind an encrypted server and password protected (with two-factor Authentication). However, any information placed on the Internet is subject to nefarious activities and is not 100% secure therefore we cannot guarantee 100% the safety of your data.

What automated decision making and/or profiling we do with user data

Links to other sites

From time to time, links to other third-party sites may be included in the website. We have no control over the way they use your data and strongly suggest you review their privacy policy.

Children’s Privacy
We do not attempt to address anyone under the age of 18 (“Children”).
We do not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from anyone under the age of 18. If you are a parent or guardian and you are aware that your Children has provided us with Personal Data, please contact us. If we become aware that we have collected Personal Data from children without verification of parental consent, we take steps to remove that information from our servers.

User data 

We may update our Privacy Policy periodically. We will notify you of any changes by posting the new Privacy Policy on this page. You should review this Privacy Policy periodically for any changes. Changes to this Privacy Policy are effective when they are posted on this page.

 

Effective Date: 07/17/2018