Privacy Policy

LAST UPDATED OCTOBER 2019 - ADDED GOODREADS' PRIVACY POLICY

This Privacy Policy is for the website tiyanamariewhite.com owned by fantasy writer T. M. (Tiyana Marie) White and governs the privacy of those who use it. It explains how My Website controls, processes, handles and protects your personal data while browsing or using this website, including your rights under current laws and regulations.

 

Definitions:

 

  • "I/My/Me" or "The/My Website" refers to T. M. (Tiyana Marie) White.

  • "You," "The User" refers to the user of The Website.

 

Processing of Your Personal Data

 

My Website controls and processes personal information about You electronically on the following basis:

 

Legal Basis: Consent
 

  1. The reason I use this basis: You grant Me consent to use your data when You register for my newsletter, participate in a giveaway, or complete any of my questionnaires.

  2. I process your information in the following ways: to keep You updated with special offers and news about my books, giveaways, and questionnaires.

  3. Data retention period: I will continue to process your information until You unsubscribe or request otherwise.

  4. Sharing your information: I do not share your information with third parties.

 

Internet Cookies

 

Some cookies are required to enjoy and use the full functionality of My Website. To read more about the use of cookies on Wix-based websites, please see Wix's Privacy Policy.

 

Data Security & Protection

 

My Website ensures the security of any personal information I hold by using secure data storage technologies provided by Wix (see their Privacy Policy) and Google Forms (see Google's Privacy Policy) in how I store, access, and manage that information.

 

Email Marketing Messages & Subscription

I use the consent basis for anyone subscribing to My newsletter/marketing mailing list, also referred to "Updates" and "News" on My Website. For newsletter subscriptions, I only collect your first name and email address. Subscription to my newsletter is voluntary, and You may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information. My newsletter is sent once a month, except to announce the release of new books or other special events and opportunities. Any email marketing messages I send are done so through an email marketing service provider. I use:

 

MailChimp (Privacy Policy)

 

You can opt out of receiving emails or ask to see the data I hold for You, or request I remove your data at any time by the following methods:

 

 

Questionnaires & Giveaways

 

From time-to-time, I may request information via questionnaires or giveaways identified with my name (T. M. White or Tiyana White) and intent. Participation in these questionnaires and giveaways is voluntary, and You may choose whether or not to participate and therefore disclose this information. Information requested may include contact details (such as name and shipping address), and demographic data (such as zip code, age level). Contact information will be used to notify giveaway winners and award prizes as well as to communicate with questionnaire participants on matters discussed in the questionnaire.

 

Any email messages I send regarding your prior participation in one of the giveaways or questionnaires linked to My Website are done so through an email service provider. I use:

 

Google (Privacy Policy)

 

You can opt out of receiving emails or ask to see the data I hold for You, or request I remove your data at any time by the following method:

 

 

Social Media & Links to Other Websites

 

My Website, newsletter, and questionnaires contain links to other sites. Please be aware that I am not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. I encourage my Users to be aware when they leave My Website and to read the privacy policies of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.

 

For your convenience, here are the privacy policies from a few of the social media sites that are linked to on My Website:

 

Goodreads (Privacy Policy)

Instagram (Data Policy)

 

Pinterest (Privacy Policy)

Twitter (Privacy Policy)

 

Changes to This Privacy Policy

 

I may update this Privacy Policy at any time. Brief notes about changes to my policy will be added to the top of said policy when updated. You acknowledge and agree that it is your responsibility to review this Privacy Policy periodically and become aware of any changes made to it.

 

Your Acceptance of These Terms

 

By visiting and continuing to use tiyanamariewhite.com or any links on My Website including questionnaires, giveaways, or newsletters, you signify your acceptance of this Privacy Policy. If you do not agree, you can simply discontinue use of My Website and links. Continued use of the Website also means you accept any periodic changes to my Privacy Policy.

 

If you feel that I am not abiding by this Privacy Policy, you should contact Me immediately via My Website or at thechandratribune@gmail.com.