Thank you for visiting www.jadejackson.com.au, a website promoting the creative work of Jade Jackson, including writing, a podcast and photography.
You can use www.jadejackson.com.au without telling me who you are or revealing other personal Information. If you send a quote or contact form, your basic personal information is requested at the time, (name, phone number, email) in order to correspond back to you. This information is stored within the email server related to the website www.jadejackson.com.au however this information is not sent or shared with any third parties.
The information is kept on file, in order to correspond with you about your quotes or bookings or orders.
Any payments for purchases transacted through the website www.jadejackson.com.au are transacted securely via Paypal or Square and at no time, is any credit card information stored by the website www.jadejackson.com.au nor by the payment gateway Paypal or Square. The e-commerce store was built using third party software from Woo Commerce.
To view the privacy policies of these payment gateways, use the following links:
Depending on your purchase, personal information such as email address, IP address and or home address, may be required in order to send your purchased item to you. Some postal and courier services will not deliver to private postal boxes. IP addresses may be requested for spam protection and to verify credit card payments.
At no time, will any personal information gathered by the website www.jadejackson.com.au be passed onto third party marketing companies unless it is deemed necessary in order to process a transaction, you ‘The customer’ have chosen to purchase on the website www.jadejackson.com.au. Information such as name, address, contact phone and email, are required in order to process any purchase.
While you visit my site, it may track:
- Products you’ve viewed: we’ll use this to, for example, show you products you’ve recently viewed
- Location, IP address and browser type: we’ll use this for purposes like estimating taxes and shipping
- Shipping address: we’ll ask you to enter this so we can, for instance, estimate shipping before you place an order, and send you the order!
When you purchase from us, we’ll ask you to provide information including your name, billing address, shipping address, email address, phone number, credit card/payment details and optional account information like username and password. We’ll use this information for purposes, such as, to:
- Send you information about your account and order
- Respond to your requests, including refunds and complaints
- Process payments and prevent fraud
- Set up your account for our store
- Comply with any legal obligations we have, such as calculating taxes
- Improve our store offerings
- Send you marketing messages, if you choose to receive them
If you create an account, we will store your name, address, email and phone number, which will be used to populate the checkout for future orders.
We generally store information about you for as long as we need the information for the purposes for which we collect and use it, and we are not legally required to continue to keep it. For example, we will store order information for 10 years for tax and accounting purposes. This includes your name, email address and billing and shipping addresses.
We will also store comments or reviews, if you choose to leave them.
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.
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.
It should be noted that this website also uses third party apps called ‘plug-ins’ to increase functionality and as such, these apps will have their own privacy policies.
If you need to make changes to your personal information, please get in touch to request those changes.
To protect your privacy and the privacy of others, we will need evidence of your identity before we can grant you access to information about you or change it.
www.jadejackson.com.au is hosted securely through WordPress. Systems are in place to prevent spam attacks, data theft and malware attacks.
Visitor comments may be checked through an automated spam detection service.
This website uses Google Analytics, a service which transmits website traffic data to Google servers in the United States. Google Analytics does not identify individual users or associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. We use reports provided by Google Analytics to help me understand website traffic and webpage usage in order to provide a better user experience.
This website – www.jadejackson.com.au is a participant in the following affiliate advertising programs:
- Amazon Services LLC Associates Program
- Book Depository
- Google Adsense
- Hotels Combined Accommodation
- iTunes/Apple Music
An affiliate advertising program is designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com as well as other websites mentioned. Where possible, I only include specific links, to specific products, relevant to the article in which they appear, although in some cases, adds may appear relevant to you, based on cookies you share with tracking services such as Google. Each click (and subsequent purchase) through these links, provides a commission which helps support an independent creative, without any further cost to you, in order for me to provide, free content for your entertainment.
If you subscribe or download podcast episodes from this website, certain data is retained such as which episodes were downloaded, which system was used (phone, desktop, apple or android) and which country the user is located in. The purpose of this is to provide better service to podcast listeners to ensure easier access to the podcast for everyone, along with relevant topics, and to help build a community around podcast listeners.
Podcast subscriptions via various third parties such as Apple Podcasts and podcasting apps such as Podbean, Sticher, and others will result in your data being retained by them, and as such, you should refer to their privacy policies.
Should you subscribe to the newsletter or blog for this website, you agree to be contacted via email with updates, news, deals, and or new releases. At most you can expect this once a month, unless a special announcement is to be made regarding a new release, or a discount. At any time you can unsubscribe. Realistically, we all hate spam, we all get too many newsletters as it is, it’s not the most effective form of communication any more, so it’s safe to assume this shouldn’t be an issue.
This online service is bound by the provisions of the Privacy Act 1988
If you have any questions about privacy, please contact me.
– Last updated 30 May 2018.