Your privacy is important to us
We want you to be safe online, but we need your details to provide our services.
It will advise the choices you have with regard to the use of this data and how you can address any inaccurate information.
Information Collection, Use, and Sharing
We are the sole owners of the information collected on this website. We only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us via email, or using the online forms on some articles. We also receive information from you if you directly contact us through the website. We will not sell or rent this information to anyone.
We will use your information to respond to you, regarding the reason you contacted us in the first instance. We will not share your information with any third party unless it is expressly notified beforehand, giving you the option not to proceed with the provision of your data, or as necessary to fulfil your request.
Your Access to and Control Over Information
You may opt out of any future contact from us at any time, without question. You can do the following at any time by contacting us via the email address given on our website:
• See what data we have about you, if any.
• Change/correct any data we have about you.
• Have us delete any data we have about you.
• Express any concern you have about our use of your data.
Beer and Croissants engages in an email newsletter program. The emails requested to sign up for the newsletter are purely for communicating with you. We engage in a double opt-in process at the beginning, ensuring you are fully in control of this sign-up process and no-one else can sign you up. There is also a captcha process, ensuring we are checking for legitimate email addresses and minimising spam. Subscriptions via our newsletter service may also be opted out of at any time. Each email contains an unsubscribe option that immediately removes you from the database.
We take precautions to protect your information. When you submit sensitive information via the website, your information is protected both online and offline. We use a reputable host to store our information who in turn use a secure environment managed by Amazon AWS.
Beer and Croissants website is https, with an SSL security certificate. you can also confirm this from the lock you will see at the top of your browser, alongside our web address.
We use “cookies” on this site. A cookie is a piece of data stored on a site visitor’s hard drive to help us improve your access to our site and identify repeat visitors to our site. Cookies can also enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance the experience on our site.
This could include only showing you a popup once in your visit.
Usage of a cookie is in no way linked to any personally identifiable information on our site.
Third party advertising
We also use third party advertisements to support our site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers information including your IP address, your ISP, the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have Flash installed. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes (showing London travel ads to someone who has just bought airline tickets to London for example) or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing sports ads to someone who frequents sports sites).
You can choose to disable or selectively turn off our cookies or third-party cookies in your browser settings, or by managing preferences in firewall or virus software programs. However, this can affect how you are able to interact with our site as well as other websites. This could include the inability to login to services or programs, such as logging into forums or accounts.
This web site contains links to other sites. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the content or privacy practices of such other sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site and to read the privacy statements of any other site that collects personally identifiable information.
Effective January 2018